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A diagrammatic exposition of an economic theory of imperialism

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    After Professor Pham Chung, “A Note on the Optimal Product-Mix in a Centrally Planned Economy,”Journal of Political Economy, March–April, 1973.

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    C. M. Lindsay, “Impurities in the Theory of Public Expenditure,” unpublished manuscript, Department of Economics, UCLA.

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    See G. B. Endacott,Government and People in Hong Kong (Hong Kong: Hong Kong University Press, 1964); Edward Szczepanik,The Economic Growth of Hong Kong (London: Oxford University Press, 1958); Henry Smith,John Stuart Mill's Other Island: A Study of the Economic Development of Hong Kong (London: Institute of Economic Affairs, 1966); and Alvin Rabushka,The Changing Face of Hong Kong (Washington, D.C.: American Enterprise Institute, and Stanford: Hoover Institution, forthcoming 1973).

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Prof. Rabushka wishes to thank the University of Rochester for a Faculty Research Grant which helped support the writing of this article.

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Roberts, P.C., Rabushka, A. A diagrammatic exposition of an economic theory of imperialism. Public Choice 14, 101–107 (1973).

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