Public Principles of Public Debt: A Defense and Restatement

James M. Buchanan.
Buchanan, James M.
(1919- )
CEE
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Editor/Trans.
First Pub. Date
1962
Publisher/Edition
Indianapolis, IN: Liberty Fund, Inc.
Pub. Date
1999
Comments
Foreword by Geoffrey Brennan.
Series Contents
Public Principles of Public Debt: A Defense and Restatement
Epigraph
Foreword
Preface
1. The Economists and Vulgar Opinion
2. The New Orthodoxy
3. The Methodology of Debt Theory
4. Concerning Future Generations
5. The Analogy: True or False?
6. Internal and External Public Loans
7. Consumption Spending, the Rate of Interest, Relative and Absolute Prices
8. A Review of Pre-Keynesian Debt Theory
9. Public Debt and Depression
10. War Borrowing
11. Public Debt and Inflation
12. When Should Government Borrow?
13. Should Public Debt Be Retired?
14. Debt Retirement and Economic Stabilization
Appendix A Suggested Conceptual Revaluation of the National Debt
Footnotes
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