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As the People Want It, Blueprint for a New Confederation

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  • John F Knutsen

Presents a complete and detailed constitutional framework applying the rational self-interest model and market mechanisms to intra and inter- governmental behaviour and collective decisions. In particular, the paper presents an enabling mechanism for the creation, adjustment and dissolution of governmental units and a mechanism for allocating tasks between units as well as a mechanism for reallocating funding. The emphasis is on practical enabling mechanisms rather than theoretical models.

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Paper provided by EconWPA in its series Public Economics with number 0402004.

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Length: 187 pages
Date of creation: 15 Feb 2004
Handle: RePEc:wpa:wuwppe:0402004
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