Club Theory: A Contemporary Economic Review

10 Pages Posted: 5 Feb 2020

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Usman W. Chohan

UNSW Business School; Critical Blockchain Research Initiative (CBRI); Centre for Aerospace & Security Studies (CASS)

Aron D'Souza

affiliation not provided to SSRN

Date Written: January 10, 2020

Abstract

This paper provides a review of the economic theorizations of club goods, differentiated by public goods as non-rivalrous but still excludable. Although the literature on club goods has been well-entrenched in the academy since the mid-20th century, important shifts have occurred in the global economy which necessitate a revisitation of the literature to seek its application in the circumstances of the 21st century. This review highlights the value of such a re-examination.

Keywords: Public Goods, Public Choice, Club Theory, Microeconomics

Suggested Citation

Chohan, Usman W. and D'Souza, Aron, Club Theory: A Contemporary Economic Review (January 10, 2020). Available at SSRN: https://ssrn.com/abstract=3512557 or http://dx.doi.org/10.2139/ssrn.3512557

Usman W. Chohan (Contact Author)

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UNSW Business School
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Critical Blockchain Research Initiative (CBRI) ( email )

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Islamabad
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Aron D'Souza

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