Part I:
Chapter 1: Introduction
Unitary/confederated/federal state

Chapter 2: Tools of Positive Analysis
Chapter 3: Tools of Normative Analysis
Two person exchange with a Public and Private Good (The "eye" Graph

Chapter 4: Public Goods

The Theory of the Club
Chapter 5: Externalities
The Coase Theorum

Chapter 11: Social Security
Chapter 7: Education
Link Bryan Caplan on Econtalk: The Case Against Education
The Thai Rice Scheme

UPDATED STUDY GUIDE 5:20 P.M. Monday October 31... Study Guide for the Midterm


Bryan Caplan The mythe of the rational voter link Chapter 12: Income redistribution (conceptual)
Chapter 13: Income redistribution (AFCD, TANF, and others)

Chapter 5: Political Economy and Public Choice
List of terms from Political Science and Public Choice Economics
Why do people Vote?
The Median Voter
Vote Cycling
Differeing Voting System
Rent Seeking
The Niskanan Bureaocrat
Constitutional Economics
The Growth of Government
Federalism and Tiebot Voting
The Thai Rice Scheme


Last Modified; 27 Sept 2018