The Economics of Special Privilege and Rent Seeking

  title={The Economics of Special Privilege and Rent Seeking},
  author={Gordon Tullock},
I Why Is the Rent-Seeking Industry So Small?.- 1 Introduction.- 2 Rents, Ignorance, and Ideology.- 3 The Cost of Rent Seeking: A Metaphysical Problem.- 4 Efficient Rent Seeking, Diseconomies of Scale, Public Goods, and Morality.- II Random Thoughts on Rent Seeking.- 5 Rent Seeking: The Problem of Definition.- 6 Rent Seeking and the Market.- 7 Strategic Behavior, Mixed Strategies, and the Defects of the Nash Equilibrium.- 8 Rent Seeking and Transfers.- 9 Rent Seeking and Tax Reform.- 10… 
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