Bureaucracy and the Shadow Economy: A Macro-Approach

  • Bruno S. Frey
  • Hannelore Weck


In recent years, the growth of public bureaucracy was one of the topics receiving most attention within political economy. Many theories have been developed dealing with the relationship of public bureaucracy with the political sector, in particular the models of Niskanen (1971, 1975) and Migué, Bélanger (1974), studying the behavior of individual bureaus vis à vis parliament.


Public Choice Wage Rate Public Employee Shadow Economy Median Voter Model 
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  • Bruno S. Frey
  • Hannelore Weck

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