Michael Makovi

Texas Tech University, College of Agricultural Sciences and Natural Resources, Department of Agricultural and Applied Economics

PhD Student

Box 42132

Lubbock, TX 79409-2132

United States

Texas Tech University - Free Market Institute

Research Assistant

Box 45059

Lubbock, TX 79409-5059

United States

SCHOLARLY PAPERS

12

DOWNLOADS

750

SSRN CITATIONS

0

CROSSREF CITATIONS

8

Scholarly Papers (12)

1.

Two Opposing Literary Critiques of Socialism: George Orwell versus Eugen Richter and Henry Hazlitt

International Journal of Pluralism and Economics Education (IJPEE) 7:2 (2016), pp. 116-134
Number of pages: 26 Posted: 01 Sep 2016
Michael Makovi
Texas Tech University, College of Agricultural Sciences and Natural Resources, Department of Agricultural and Applied Economics
Downloads 192 (161,168)

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Orwell, Richter, Hazlitt, socialism, democratic socialism, totalitarianism, Public Choice, Austrian, 1984, Nineteen Eighty-Four, Animal Farm, economic calculation, socialist calculation, knowledge

2.

Price-Controls in Jewish Law

Number of pages: 53 Posted: 07 Aug 2016 Last Revised: 20 Mar 2017
Michael Makovi
Texas Tech University, College of Agricultural Sciences and Natural Resources, Department of Agricultural and Applied Economics
Downloads 103 (265,450)

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price controls, price fixing, just price, Jewish business ethics, religious economics

3.

The Anarcho-Calculus of Consent: Proprietary Communities as Substitutes for the State

Number of pages: 33 Posted: 06 Apr 2017 Last Revised: 30 Jul 2018
Michael Makovi
Texas Tech University, College of Agricultural Sciences and Natural Resources, Department of Agricultural and Applied Economics
Downloads 70 (336,403)
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Buchanan, Calculus of Consent, Limits of Liberty, proprietary community, private community, homeowners association, condominium, public goods, externality, constitutions

4.

George Orwell as a Public Choice Economist

The American Economist 60(2): 183-208, Fall 2015
Number of pages: 26 Last Revised: 09 Jun 2016
Michael Makovi
Texas Tech University, College of Agricultural Sciences and Natural Resources, Department of Agricultural and Applied Economics
Downloads 66 (347,147)

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Orwell, Public Choice, socialism, totalitarianism, Neoconservatism

5.

Government vs. Governance: Libertarianism and Private Communities

Journal of Private Enterprise, 2018, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 19 Posted: 02 Jan 2018 Last Revised: 29 Apr 2018
Michael Makovi
Texas Tech University, College of Agricultural Sciences and Natural Resources, Department of Agricultural and Applied Economics
Downloads 60 (364,505)

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private community, proprietary governance, homeowners association, anarchism, anarcho-capitalism

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The 'Self-Defeating Morality' of the Lockean Proviso

Homo Oeconomicus 32(2):235-274, 2015
Number of pages: 40 Posted: 14 Jun 2016
Michael Makovi
Texas Tech University, College of Agricultural Sciences and Natural Resources, Department of Agricultural and Applied Economics
Downloads 51 (393,308)

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Locke, Nozick, appropriation, proviso, property

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Cookie Cutter Covenants: Regulation-Induced Homogeneity of Homeowners Associations

Number of pages: 35 Posted: 12 Jul 2018 Last Revised: 10 Sep 2018
Michael Makovi
Texas Tech University, College of Agricultural Sciences and Natural Resources, Department of Agricultural and Applied Economics
Downloads 50 (396,692)
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Homeowners Association, HOA, Isomorphism, Calculus of Consent

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Redistributional Externalities and the Ethics of Rent Seeking and Coasean Bargains

Number of pages: 37 Posted: 29 Jul 2017 Last Revised: 09 Oct 2017
Michael Makovi
Texas Tech University, College of Agricultural Sciences and Natural Resources, Department of Agricultural and Applied Economics
Downloads 42 (425,697)

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rent seeking, subjectivism, redistribution, Tullock, coase

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Bilaterally Qualified Majority: A Calculus of Consent Model of Repeal

Number of pages: 30 Posted: 15 Dec 2018 Last Revised: 09 Oct 2019
Michael Makovi
Texas Tech University, College of Agricultural Sciences and Natural Resources, Department of Agricultural and Applied Economics
Downloads 39 (437,771)

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calculus of consent, voting, repeal, judicial review, sunsetting

10.

The Freedom of the Prices: Hayek and Jewkes on Egalitarianism and Freedom of Occupation

Number of pages: 27 Posted: 19 Oct 2016
Michael Makovi
Texas Tech University, College of Agricultural Sciences and Natural Resources, Department of Agricultural and Applied Economics
Downloads 35 (454,469)
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Hayek; socialism; labor; prices; egalitarianism

11.

The Quality of Residential Community Governance: Subdivision (HOA) versus Rental

Number of pages: 35 Posted: 31 Aug 2018
Michael Makovi
Texas Tech University, College of Agricultural Sciences and Natural Resources, Department of Agricultural and Applied Economics
Downloads 23 (515,386)

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HOA, homeowners association, rental, residential, housing

12.

Is There Discrimination in Property Taxation? Evidence from Atlanta, Georgia, 2010-2016

Number of pages: 52 Posted: 21 Aug 2019 Last Revised: 11 Sep 2019
Michael Makovi
Texas Tech University, College of Agricultural Sciences and Natural Resources, Department of Agricultural and Applied Economics
Downloads 19 (539,095)

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egressive; property tax;discrimination; segregation; racism