Democracy in Deficit: The Political Legacy of Lord Keynes

James M. Buchanan.
Buchanan, James M. and Richard E. Wagner
(1919- )
CEE
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Editor/Trans.
First Pub. Date
1977
Publisher/Edition
Indianapolis, IN: Liberty Fund, Inc.
Pub. Date
1999
Comments
Foreword by Robert D. Tollison.
Series Contents
Foreword
Richard E. Wagner
Preface
Acknowledgments
Part I. What Happened?
1. What Hath Keynes Wrought?
2. The Old-Time Fiscal Religion
3. First, the Academic Scribblers
4. The Spread of the New Gospel
5. Assessing the Damages
Part II. What Went Wrong?
6. The Presuppositions of Harvey Road
7. Keynesian Economics in Democratic Politics
8. Money-Financed Deficits and Political Democracy
9. Institutional Constraints and Political Choice
Part III. What Can Be Done?
10. Alternative Budgetary Rules
11. What about Full Employment?
12. A Return to Fiscal Principle
Footnotes
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