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Tollison, Robert D.

Overview
Works: 141 works in 509 publications in 2 languages and 17,672 library holdings
Genres: History 
Roles: Author, Contributor, Editor, Other, Author of introduction, Compiler, Honoree
Classifications: TD883.1, 363.4
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Robert D Tollison
Clearing the air : perspectives on environmental tobacco smoke by Robert D Tollison( Book )

12 editions published between 1988 and 1989 in 3 languages and held by 2,535 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Collection of studies and essays that question the need for governmental regulation of smoking and second-hand smoke
Deficits by James M Buchanan( Book )

13 editions published between 1986 and 1987 in English and held by 735 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Theory of public choice; political applications of economics by James M Buchanan( Book )

12 editions published in 1972 in English and held by 594 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Economic approach to public policy : selected readings by Ryan C Amacher( Book )

12 editions published in 1976 in English and held by 558 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Smoking and society : toward a more balanced assessment( Book )

7 editions published between 1985 and 1986 in English and held by 535 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Toward a theory of the rent-seeking society by James M Buchanan( Book )

9 editions published between 1980 and 1981 in English and held by 497 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Mercantilism as a rent-seeking society : economic regulation in historical perspective by Robert B Ekelund( Book )

11 editions published between 1981 and 1999 in English and held by 479 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Explorations into constitutional economics by James M Buchanan( Book )

8 editions published in 1989 in English and held by 475 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Why the draft? : the case for a volunteer army by James Clifford Miller( Book )

1 edition published in 1968 in English and held by 449 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The marketplace of Christianity by Robert B Ekelund( Book )

16 editions published between 2006 and 2008 in English and held by 431 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Marketplace of Christianity applies the tools of economic theory to illuminate the emergence of Protestantism in the sixteenth century and to examine contemporary religion-influenced issues, including evolution and gay marriage. --From publisher's description
The Theory of public choice--II( Book )

17 editions published between 1984 and 1996 in English and held by 415 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Smoking and the state : social costs, rent seeking, and public policy by Robert D Tollison( Book )

5 editions published in 1988 in English and held by 413 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Competition and concentration : the economics of the carbonated soft drink industry by Robert D Tollison( Book )

10 editions published between 1986 and 1991 in English and held by 406 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Economics by Robert B Ekelund( Book )

33 editions published between 1985 and 2006 in English and held by 402 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This introduction to the principles of economics integrates the public choice theme with a discussion of basic economic issues, while including analyses of domestic policies, and proposals and current global events in 2000
The economics of smoking by Robert D Tollison( Book )

13 editions published between 1991 and 2013 in English and held by 377 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Cigarettes are under political attack at all_levels of government in the United States. From Washington, D.C. to state capitals to local govern ments, proposals abound to increase the cigarette excise tax, to impose smoking bans, to prevent cigarette advertising, to restrict the sale of cigarettes through vending machines, to cut off the export of cigarettes, to earmark the cigarette excise tax for health programs, to divest the stock of cigarette companies, and so on. And all of these are purportedly being advocated in the name of health. Undergirding and abetting the health argument is an economic argument that claims to place a value of up to $100 billion per year on the alleged health costs of smoking to the American economy, which is more than $3 per pack of cigarettes smoked. As our title suggests, our interest lies in the economics of smoking and not in the health issues surrounding smoking. We are professional economists and not medical scientists. We will focus on what, if any, economic consequences arise for nonsmokers when smokers smoke. For purposes of our discussion, we simply accept the premise that smoking damages health and proceed with our analysis. Since we have not studied the issue ourselves, we have no way of knowing whether such a premise is true. But it really does not matter for getting the economics of smoking right. The important point resides in who pays for whatever to smoking
Balanced budgets, fiscal responsibility, and the Constitution by Richard E Wagner( Book )

10 editions published between 1980 and 1982 in English and held by 362 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In this monograph, Professors Wagner and Tollison examine the important question of whether the United States should adopt a constitutional amendment requiring the government to balance its budget. Arguing that the government should be explicit and responsible about how much it spends and how it spends it, they determine that the balanced budget idea is fiscally sound and democratically necessary
Sportometrics( Book )

7 editions published in 1990 in English and Undetermined and held by 344 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Politicians, legislation, and the economy : an inquiry into the interest-group theory of government by Robert E McCormick( Book )

14 editions published in 1981 in English and held by 343 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Policy challenges and political responses : public choice perspectives on the post-9/11 world by William F Shughart( Book )

16 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 64 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Addresses problems facing democratic societies at the dawn of the 21st century. Ranging across the policy spectrum, this volume demonstrates the vibrancy and relevance of the public choice research program. It is useful for economists, political scientists, political philosophers, and public policymakers
 
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The marketplace of Christianity
Alternative Names
Ekelund, Robert B.

Robert Tollison American economist

Tollison, R. D.

Tollison, R. D. (Robert D.)

Толлисон, Роберт

トリソン, R. D.

トリソン, ロバート・D

Languages
English (221)

Spanish (3)

Covers
EconomicsThe economics of smokingPoliticians, legislation, and the economy : an inquiry into the interest-group theory of governmentPolicy challenges and political responses : public choice perspectives on the post-9/11 world