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Preface 1. Introduction 2. The primary importance of distributional conflict 3. Institutions and strategic choice: information, sanctions and social expectations 4. The spontaneous emergence of social institutions: contemporary theories of institutional change 5. The spontaneous emergence of social institutions: a bargaining theory of emergence and change 6. Stability and change: conflicts over formal institutions 7. Conclusion Notes Bibliography.