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On the governance of “not being governed”


  • Benjamin Powell


  • Malavika Nair


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  • Benjamin Powell & Malavika Nair, 2012. "On the governance of “not being governed”," The Review of Austrian Economics, Springer;Society for the Development of Austrian Economics, vol. 25(1), pages 9-16, March.
  • Handle: RePEc:kap:revaec:v:25:y:2012:i:1:p:9-16
    DOI: 10.1007/s11138-010-0105-5

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    1. Greif, Avner, 1989. "Reputation and Coalitions in Medieval Trade: Evidence on the Maghribi Traders," The Journal of Economic History, Cambridge University Press, vol. 49(04), pages 857-882, December.
    2. Benjamin Powell & Edward Stringham, 2009. "Public choice and the economic analysis of anarchy: a survey," Public Choice, Springer, vol. 140(3), pages 503-538, September.
    3. Stringham, Edward, 2003. "The extralegal development of securities trading in seventeenth-century Amsterdam," The Quarterly Review of Economics and Finance, Elsevier, vol. 43(2), pages 321-344.
    4. Powell, Benjamin & Ford, Ryan & Nowrasteh, Alex, 2008. "Somalia after state collapse: Chaos or improvement?," Journal of Economic Behavior & Organization, Elsevier, vol. 67(3-4), pages 657-670, September.
    5. Peter T. Leeson, 2008. "Social Distance and Self-Enforcing Exchange," The Journal of Legal Studies, University of Chicago Press, vol. 37(1), pages 161-188, January.
    6. Bernstein, Lisa, 1992. "Opting Out of the Legal System: Extralegal Contractual Relations in the Diamond Industry," The Journal of Legal Studies, University of Chicago Press, vol. 21(1), pages 115-157, January.
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    1. Joshua C. Hall, 2016. "Institutional convergence: exit or voice?," Journal of Economics and Finance, Springer;Academy of Economics and Finance, vol. 40(4), pages 829-840, October.

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    Statelessness; Anarchy; Polycentric governance; P4; O1;

    JEL classification:

    • P4 - Economic Systems - - Other Economic Systems
    • O1 - Economic Development, Innovation, Technological Change, and Growth - - Economic Development


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