On Richard Musgrave's approach to the theory of public finance

Paternalism and the Public Household
On the Domestic Origins of Public Economics


 

History of Political Economy. 2021. 53(2): 179-211

Musgrave and the Idea of Community



 

In Welfare Theory, Public Action, and Ethical Values: Revisiting the History of Welfare Economics. Roger Backhouse, Antoinette Baujard and Tamotsu Nishizawa (eds). 2021. Cambridge University Press: 232-255

Normative and Positive Theories of Public Finance
Contrasting Musgrave and Buchanan



 

Journal of Economic Methodology. 2014. 21(3): 273-289

Fiscal policy and public goods

Musgrave, Samuelson, and the Crystallization of the Standard Rationale for Public Goods


 

History of Political Economy. 2017. 49(1): 59-92

’The Fiscal Policy Seminar: Its Early Stages' 
by Richard A. Musgrave


with Marianne Johnson

 

Research in the History of Economic Thought and Methodology. 2019. 37C: 147-179

On the concept of merit goods

Merit goods


with Péter Cserne

 
Encyclopedia of the Philosophy of Law and Social Philosophy.

Mortimer Sellers and Stephan Kirste (eds.) 2021. Springer.

The Normative Problem of Merit Goods



 

Forum for Social Economics. 2019. 48(3): 219-247

A Genealogy of
Merit Wants



 

The European Journal of the History of Economic Thought. 2017. 24(3): 409-440

Other peer reviewed articles:



Final drafts of most of the papers on this page can be found in open access on SSRN

Publications en français

Walras, Musgrave et l’hétérogénéité entre les biens publics et les biens privés


A comparision between the conceptualisation of public goods offered by Léon Walras and Richard Musgrave


Œconomia, 2021, 11(2): 315-346.

Généalogie du principe d’équité horizontale


A contribution to the history of normativity in the theory of public finance



Revue de philosophie économique, 2021, à paraître

Le problème de la justification du concept de bien méritoire en perspective


A reconstruction of the debate on the concept of merit goods since its inception


In L'accaparement des biens communs. Pierre Crétois (ed.), Presses Universitaires de Paris Nanterre. 2018

Book Reviews

Author's draft of the reviews are available on my Academia.edu page.