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Discipline name D-index D-index (Discipline H-index) only includes papers and citation values for an examined discipline in contrast to General H-index which accounts for publications across all disciplines. Citations Publications World Ranking National Ranking
Economics and Finance D-index 32 Citations 13,105 151 World Ranking 1751 National Ranking 50
Law and Political Science D-index 30 Citations 12,796 141 World Ranking 392 National Ranking 9

Overview

What is he best known for?

The fields of study he is best known for:

  • Law
  • Politics
  • Epistemology

His scientific interests lie mostly in Politics, Public economics, Law and economics, Tax reform and Positive economics. The study incorporates disciplines such as Epistemology, Normative, Order and Social psychology in addition to Politics. His Law and economics research is multidisciplinary, incorporating perspectives in Law, Constitution, California Proposition 13 and Social contract.

His Positive economics research includes themes of Voting, Public choice and Democracy. In his research, Microeconomics is intimately related to Tax basis, which falls under the overarching field of Indirect tax. His International taxation research integrates issues from Federalism, Double taxation, Tax deferral and Macroeconomics.

His most cited work include:

  • The power to tax : analytical foundations of a fiscal constitution (1755 citations)
  • The Reason of Rules: Constitutional Political Economy (558 citations)
  • Democracy and Decision: The Pure Theory of Electoral Preference (426 citations)

What are the main themes of his work throughout his whole career to date?

Politics, Law and economics, Positive economics, Public choice and Law are his primary areas of study. His study looks at the relationship between Politics and fields such as Public finance, as well as how they intersect with chemical problems. His study in Law and economics is interdisciplinary in nature, drawing from both Constitution, Social contract and Normative.

Geoffrey Brennan regularly ties together related areas like Social science in his Positive economics studies. The concepts of his Public choice study are interwoven with issues in Incentive, Object, Public economics and Neoclassical economics. His works in Tax reform and Indirect tax are all subjects of inquiry into Public economics.

He most often published in these fields:

  • Politics (29.62%)
  • Law and economics (28.03%)
  • Positive economics (26.11%)

What were the highlights of his more recent work (between 2009-2020)?

  • Law and economics (28.03%)
  • Positive economics (26.11%)
  • Law (18.79%)

In recent papers he was focusing on the following fields of study:

Geoffrey Brennan mainly focuses on Law and economics, Positive economics, Law, Politics and Public choice. His Law and economics study integrates concerns from other disciplines, such as Constitution, Function, Social contract and Normative. His research in Positive economics is mostly concerned with Philosophy and economics.

His studies deal with areas such as Government, Argument, Social psychology and Political economy as well as Politics. Many of his studies on Political economy involve topics that are commonly interrelated, such as Tax reform. In Public choice, he works on issues like Object, which are connected to Calculus.

Between 2009 and 2020, his most popular works were:

  • Feasibility in Optimizing Ethics (11 citations)
  • Buchanan on Freedom (8 citations)
  • Buchanan on Freedom (8 citations)

In his most recent research, the most cited papers focused on:

  • Law
  • Politics
  • Epistemology

His primary areas of study are Law and economics, Law, Public choice, Politics and Object. His Law and economics course of study focuses on Constitution and Relation and Subject. His Law study typically links adjacent topics like Positive economics.

His research integrates issues of Kantianism, Veto and Intrinsic motivation in his study of Positive economics. His Public choice research is multidisciplinary, incorporating perspectives in Public finance, Social contract and Calculus. His biological study focuses on Conservatism.

This overview was generated by a machine learning system which analysed the scientist’s body of work. If you have any feedback, you can contact us here.

Best Publications

The power to tax : analytical foundations of a fiscal constitution

H. Geoffrey Brennan;James M. Buchanan.
Southern Economic Journal (1981)

2871 Citations

Democracy and Decision: The Pure Theory of Electoral Preference

H. Geoffrey Brennan;Loren E. Lomasky.
(2008)

1423 Citations

The Reason of Rules: Constitutional Political Economy

H. Geoffrey Brennan;James M. Buchanan.
(1985)

852 Citations

The Economy of Esteem: An Essay on Civil and Political Society

H. Geoffrey Brennan;Philip Pettit.
OUP Catalogue (2004)

734 Citations

Towards a tax constitution for Leviathan

Geoffrey Brennan;Geoffrey Brennan;James M. Buchanan.
Journal of Public Economics (1977)

721 Citations

The power to tax

Geoffrey Brennan.
(1980)

603 Citations

The Reason of Rules: Constitutional Political Economy.

John Broome;Geoffrey Brennan;James M. Buchanan.
Economica (1987)

449 Citations

Democratic devices and desires

Geoffrey Brennan;Alan Hamlin.
(2000)

422 Citations

The Reason of Rules

Geoffrey Brennan;James Buchanan.
Research Papers in Economics (2008)

415 Citations

Expressive voting and electoral equilibrium

Geoffrey Brennan;Alan Hamlin.
Public Choice (1998)

402 Citations

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Profile was last updated on December 6th, 2021.
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