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Collective Action and Exchange: A Game-Theoretic Approach to Contemporary Political Economy

  title={Collective Action and Exchange: A Game-Theoretic Approach to Contemporary Political Economy},
  author={William Duncan Ferguson},
In Collective Action and Exchange: A Game-Theoretic Approach to Contemporary Political Economy, William D. Ferguson presents a comprehensive political economy text aimed at advanced undergraduates in economics and graduate students in the social sciences. The text utilizes collective action as a unifying concept, arguing that collective-action problems lie at the foundation of market success, market failure, economic development, and the motivations for policy. Ferguson draws on information… 

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