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Public Choice

, Volume 48, Issue 2, pp 175–181 | Cite as

Transfer seeking and avoidance: On the full social costs of rent seeking

  • Elie Appelbaum
  • Eliakim Katz
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Public Finance Social Cost Rent Seek Full Social Cost 
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© Martinus Nijhoff Publishers 1986

Authors and Affiliations

  • Elie Appelbaum
    • 1
  • Eliakim Katz
    • 2
    • 3
  1. 1.Department of EconomicsYork UniversityDownsviewCanada
  2. 2.Department of EconomicsBar Ilan UniversityRamat GanIsrael
  3. 3.Department of EconomicsYork UniversityDownsviewCanada

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