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  1. Economic Approaches to Legal Reasoning and Interpretation

    Economic Approaches to Legal Reasoning and Interpretation

    Edited by Brian H. Bix
    This insightful single-volume compilation brings together the most important contemporary work by experts in the economic analysis of legal reasoning and interpretation. The collection explores a wide range of topics in the field, from constitutional to statutory interpretation, precedent and the interpretation of contracts. The articles raise key questions concerning the optimal construction of institutions, the best approach to judicial decision-making, and the best strategies for statutory and contract drafting. Prefaced by an original introduction by the editor, this collection will be valuable to academics interested in legal reasoning, economic analysis and legal philosophy. Learn More
    2018   Hardback Price: $ 365.00   Web: $ 328.50
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  2. History of Law and Economics

    History of Law and Economics

    Edited by Henry N. Butler, Jonathan Klick
    Dedicated to the late Henry G. Manne, this authoritative collection surveys the development of law and economics both as a scholarly field and as an educational program. Starting as a niche area, centered primarily at the University of Chicago, law and economics has grown to be the dominant field in US legal scholarship. The influential articles presented in this volume trace that development from the mid-20th century through to today, focusing on both the personalities who laid the groundwork for the field’s success and the intellectual debates that fueled its growth. Together with an original introduction by the editors, this collection is a valuable research tool for academics and students interested in the history of law and economics. Learn More
    2018   Hardback Price: $ 425.00   Web: $ 382.50
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  3. Economics of Corporate Law

    Economics of Corporate Law

    Edited by Claire A. Hill, Brett H. McDonnell
    Scholarly analysis of corporate law in the United States has come to be dominated by an economic approach. Professor Hill and Professor McDonnell here draw together seminal articles which represent major milestones along the road that economics has traveled in coming to play this central role in corporate law scholarship. The focus is on the analysis of corporate law, drawing mainly upon legal scholarship and particularly on US scholarship, which is the originator of the application of modern economic analysis to corporate law and has had much influence in other countries. Learn More
    2016   Hardback Price: $ 840.00   Web: $ 756.00
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  4. Economics of Securities Law

    Economics of Securities Law

    Edited by Geoffrey P. Miller
    Bringing together the most important articles from leading authors in the field, Professor Geoffrey P. Miller’s new collection, Economics of Securities Law, is an essential resource for students, policy-makers, and those interested in the history and current status of the subject. The papers included represent fundamental contributions that shaped later thinking, illustrate approaches that have proven durably influential, or represent important challenges to conventional views. The collection also explores new approaches, such as behavioral economics, alongside ‘Chicago School’ papers, comparative analyses, and influential works by people involved in the creation of laws governing modern securities markets. Learn More
    2016   Hardback Price: $ 847.00   Web: $ 762.30
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  5. Economics of Financial Law

    Economics of Financial Law

    Edited by Geoffrey P. Miller
    Covering the most important areas of the subject, such as financial crises, the nature of the banking firm, and issues in bank regulation, Economics of Financial Law is a comprehensive collection of the papers that have shaped the field of financial law. The original introduction by editor Professor Miller provides a thorough and authoritative examination of the material and, together with the articles included, will prove to be an invaluable resource for academics and practitioners alike. Learn More
    2016   Hardback Price: $ 826.00   Web: $ 743.40
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  6. Economics of Health Law

    Economics of Health Law

    Edited by Ronen Avraham, David A. Hyman, Charles M. Silver
    For this two-volume collection, Professors Avraham, Hyman and Silver have selected seminal contributions by eminent scholars in the fields of law, economics and medicine. The first volume explores the effects of access to healthcare on mortality and clinical outcomes, the financing of healthcare (including payment to providers, expanding costs, health insurance and the provision of long-term care), distribution of spending and expansion of provision. The second volume covers the regulation of healthcare practice, medical malpractice and liability, public health and ethical issues. Learn More
    2016   Hardback Price: $ 693.00   Web: $ 623.70
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  7. Law and Economics of Immigration

    Law and Economics of Immigration

    Edited by Howard F. Chang
    This volume compiles influential and diverse readings on the timely subject of immigration. This collection includes work published by leading economists, as well as a number of important contributions made by influential legal scholars, with a focus on economic issues that are salient in debates over immigration policy. Professor Chang’s introduction not only explains the contribution that each reading makes to our understanding of immigration, but also surveys the literature more broadly, putting the selected readings in context. Learn More
    2015   Hardback Price: $ 455.00   Web: $ 409.50
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  8. Economic Models of Law

    Economic Models of Law

    Edited by Thomas J. Miceli, Matthew J. Baker
    The economic approach to law relies on the use of economic models, mostly mathematical, for understanding the nature and function of law. The articles in this collection reflect state-of-the-art modeling techniques and explore how to use these to both formulate important questions and resolve particular legal issues. Following an original introduction by the editors, the volume spans the many sub-areas of law and economics (with papers in torts, contracts, property, crime, and legal procedure) and includes a wide range of papers, incorporating classics and some less well-known papers. Learn More
    2014   Hardback Price: $ 329.00   Web: $ 296.10
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  9. Customary Law and Economics

    Customary Law and Economics

    Edited by Lisa Bernstein, Francesco Parisi
    Customary law has been the subject of intense debate and the issues arising from the intersection of customs and the law are far from settled. This volume, separated into three parts brings together seminal work from scholars in law, economics and history. The first section analyses various perspectives on the history of customary law. Part two focuses on the commercial customary law and includes a number of case studies covering the role and limits of customary systems in a variety of commercial settings. The final section explores the role of custom in international law from a variety of legal and economic perspectives. Learn More
    2014   Hardback Price: $ 413.00   Web: $ 371.70
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  10. Efficiency in Law and Economics

    Efficiency in Law and Economics

    Edited by Richard O. Zerbe
    This collection brings together the key papers in the area of efficiency in law and economics. Alongside an original introduction, the collection covers the applications of economic efficiency to law and the limitations and morality of efficiency. This important book will appeal to anyone interested in the underlying welfare theory relating to the use of economics in law, examining both the history and impact of the theory, as well as its deficiencies. Learn More
    2014   Hardback Price: $ 343.00   Web: $ 308.70
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  11. Law and Economics of Discrimination

    Law and Economics of Discrimination

    Edited by John J. Donohue III
    This important volume introduces the reader to the key theoretical and empirical issues concerning the topical field of law and economics of discrimination. The book begins with readings from Gary Becker’s seminal work on the economics of discrimination followed by a series of papers that try to evaluate the degree of discrimination in labour markets and the extent to which government intervention has reduced this discrimination. In addition to examining discrimination on the basis of race, gender, and sexual orientation in the labour market, Professor Donohue explores the problem of discrimination in various consumer markets, in the criminal justice sphere, in education and in health care. Along with an original introduction, this valuable collection will be of immense use to both scholars and practitioners with an interest in the law and economics of discrimination. Learn More
    2014   Hardback Price: $ 525.00   Web: $ 472.50
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  12. Fairness in Law and Economics

    Fairness in Law and Economics

    Edited by Lee Anne Fennell, Richard H. McAdams
    Along with an original introduction by the editors this is a must-have volume that will appeal to students, academics and practitioners who are interested in this exciting field. Learn More
    2014   Hardback Price: $ 469.00   Web: $ 422.10
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  13. Law and Economics of Mergers and Acquisitions

    Law and Economics of Mergers and Acquisitions

    Edited by Steven Davidoff Solomon, Claire A. Hill
    This book provides a broad survey of past and recent scholarship on mergers and acquisitions. Seminal work on the history, rationales and outcomes of mergers and acquisitions is followed by leading articles on what M&A lawyers do. Major articles by prominent authorities in the field explore how deals are done, defended and terminated. The collection concludes with several eminent selections on private equity deals and international issues. Learn More
    2013   Hardback Price: $ 861.00   Web: $ 774.90
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  14. The Economics of Judicial Behaviour

    The Economics of Judicial Behaviour

    Edited by Lee Epstein
    This excellent two-volume collection contains the very best studies that take an economic approach to the study of judicial behaviour. The authors hail from the disciplines of business, economics, history, law, and political science, and the topics they cover are equally varied. Subjects include the judges’ motivations, judicial independence, precedent, judging on collegial courts and in the hierarchy of justice and the relationship between judges and the other government actors. Together with an original introduction by Professor Epstein, this selection of papers will be a vital tool for students, academics and practitioners with an interest in the economics of judicial behaviour. Learn More
    2013   Hardback Price: $ 1,010.00   Web: $ 909.00
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  15. The Coase Theorem

    The Coase Theorem

    Edited by Richard A Posner, Francesco Parisi
    This two-volume collection provides an overview of essential works for understanding one of the most important contributions to the field of law and economics: the Coase Theorem. A variety of prominent scholars contribute crucial essays, each exploring different aspects of Coase’s work. Volume I explores the origins, restatements and extensions of Coase’s Theorem and contains subsections on sources, positive restatements, normative corollaries, ‘Coaseanism’, and Coase’s intellectual legacy. Volume II considers criticisms and applications of the Coase Theorem covering surveys and applications, Coasean Bargaining, Coase and the Constitution, political markets, liability, critiques, and experimental testing of the Theorem. Learn More
    2013   Hardback Price: $ 740.00   Web: $ 666.00
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  16. Design of Constitutions

    Design of Constitutions

    Edited by Stefan Voigt
    Almost anywhere in the world, new constitutions are written and passed at almost any time. Over the last couple of years, an increasing number of economists have analysed constitutions based on an economic approach with an emphasis firstly on the (economic) effects of constitutions and followed by the factors determining their content. The contributions assembled in this volume go one step further: they ask how the knowledge gained over the last number of years can usefully be applied to constitutional design. This new branch could also be termed applied constitutional economics. Along with an original introduction, Professor Voigt has compiled a valuable research collection that will be of interest to scholars and practitioners in this growing field. Learn More
    2013   Hardback Price: $ 438.00   Web: $ 394.20
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  17. Economics of International Trade Law

    Economics of International Trade Law

    Edited by Alan O. Sykes
    In this collection, Professor Sykes brings together seminal papers published by leading academics in the highly topical field of economics and international trade law. This authoritative two-volume set covers areas including the basic theory of trade agreements, dispute resolution, safeguard measures, subsidies and countervailing measures and international trade and domestic resolution. This set, together with an original introduction by the editor, will be a valuable research tool for academics and practitioners with an interest in the economics of international trade law. Learn More
    2013   Hardback Price: $ 778.00   Web: $ 700.20
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  18. Economics of Bankruptcy

    Economics of Bankruptcy

    Edited by Edward R. Morrison
    This timely book surveys seminal contributions to the economics of bankruptcy. It offers a comprehensive compilation of work by both legal scholars and economists working in the fields of corporate and consumer finance. An original introduction, written by the editor, provides a commentary on the featured papers and also points to questions that merit further study. This collection is an indispensable source of reference for anyone interested in the economics of bankruptcy. Learn More
    2013   Hardback Price: $ 866.00   Web: $ 779.40
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  19. Legal Origin Theory

    Legal Origin Theory

    Edited by Simon Deakin, Katharina Pistor
    In this volume, Professor Deakin and Professor Pistor include those key articles which highlight the major contributions to, but also the inherent limits of, the legal origin literature. They consider the merits of this approach in the context of three fields of inquiry: the study of comparative law; the analysis of the relation between law and markets; and the understanding of the role of legal systems in social ordering. Learn More
    2012   Hardback Price: $ 336.00   Web: $ 302.40
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  20. Law and Economics of Insurance

    Law and Economics of Insurance

    Edited by Daniel Schwarcz
    This timely two-volume collection successfully combines economically-oriented legal scholarship on insurance with policy-relevant economics scholarship on insurance. Professor Schwarcz has selected seminal contributions from the past twenty years to explore some of the central questions involving the role of the state in insurance markets. These include rules governing the interpretation and enforceability of insurance contracts, the regulation of insurers and insurance markets, and the role of public programs in supporting private insurance markets. This essential collection will be of immense value and interest to students and academics interested in the diverse field of the law and economics of insurance. Learn More
    2012   Hardback Price: $ 815.00   Web: $ 733.50
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