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Thirty Years After the Nobel: James Buchanan’s Virginia Political Economy


Thursday, October 6, 2016
2:00 PM to 5:30 PM
Center for the Arts, Grand Tier III

Thirty years ago, in October 1986, James M. Buchanan was awarded the Nobel Prize in economics “for his development of the contractual and constitutional bases for the theory of economic and political decision-making.” His contributions in these areas as well as those in methodology, social philosophy, public policy economics, and political science continue to have a lasting influence on scholarship today.

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