Professor of law and economics at George Mason University


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"Gordon Tullock (13 February 1922 – 3 November 2014) was an economist and Professor of Law and Economics at the George Mason University School of Law. He is best known for his work on public choice theory, the application of economic thinking to political issues. He is one of the founding figures in his field. ..."


Feb 1922, in Rockford, Illinois


3 Nov 2014, in Des Moines, Iowa


In Memoriam Research Fellow, Independent Institute

Books Authored

Beyond Politics: The Roots of Government Failure
    by William C. Mitchell, Randy T. Simmons, Gordon Tullock (Foreword), Independent Institute, Sep 1994
Partial contents: Market Failures and Political Solutions: Orthodoxy - In Dispraise of Politics: Some Public Choice - Understanding Property, Markets, the Firm and the Law - Case Studies in the Anatomy of Government Failure
Related Topic: Politics
The Calculus of Consent: Logical Foundations of Constitutional Democracy, by James M. Buchanan, Gordon Tullock, 1962
Electronic text available at The Library of Economics and Liberty.
Related Topic: Democracy