Rejecting conventional approaches, the author offers a view of public finance as one element of a broader scheme of social theorizing. The book assumes a working knowledge of the standard conceptual framework within which the theory of public finance is commonly presented.An Exploratory Essay Richard E. Wagner. Preface. This book examines some of the material of public finance (or public economics) through a#39;a different windowa#39;, to borrow a phrase from Friedrich Nietzsche. ... is portrayed as an entity that intervenes in society to alter the equilibrium pattern of market-generated outcomes.
|Title||:||Fiscal Sociology and the Theory of Public Finance|
|Author||:||Richard E. Wagner|
|Publisher||:||Edward Elgar Publishing - 2007-01-01|