Voting Rights and the Demand for Public Expenditure. An Analysis of the redistributive impact of universal suffrage

Part of the International Studies in Economics and Econometrics book series (ISEE, volume 28)


The extension of the franchise has been considered, since de Tocqueville, as an important determinant of the demand for public services and, consequently, of the size of government.


Public Choice Median Voter Winning Coalition Reserve Wage Decisive Voter 
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