Joint discussion paper series in economics 2009,36
Analysis of the economic effects of constitutional rules has made substantial progress over the last decade. This survey provides an overview of this rapidly growing research area and also discusses a number of methodological issues and identifies underresearched areas. It argues that the next logical step of Positive Constitutional Economics is to endogenize constitutional rules.
Positive Constitutional Economics Constitutional Political Economy Economic Effects of Constitutions New Institutional Economics Endogenous Constitutions