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  1. 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: $ 450.00   Web: $ 405.00
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  2. 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: $ 373.00   Web: $ 335.70
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  3. International Courts and Tribunals

    International Courts and Tribunals

    Edited by William A. Schabas
    Beginning about a century ago, but with a dramatic acceleration of the process in the final decades of the 1900s, international courts and tribunals have taken a prominent place in the enforcement of international law, the maintenance of international peace and security and the protection and promotion of human rights. This book addresses the great diversity of these institutions, their structures and legal frameworks and their contribution to the international rule of law. Learn More
    2014   Hardback Price: $ 534.00   Web: $ 480.60
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  4. Measuring WTO’s Contributions to Global Economic Welfare

    Measuring WTO’s Contributions to Global Economic Welfare

    Edited by Kym Anderson
    At a time when political leaders of the member nations are not acting to strengthen the multilateral trading system via the World Trade Organization, it is worthwhile to reflect on the WTO’s contributions to global welfare since its inception more than 65 years ago. This volume assembles seminal empirical studies which estimate the past and prospective, national and global economic welfare impacts of GATT/WTO-induced multilateral trade liberalizations. It also touches on the effects of the Uruguay Round’s TRIPS Agreement on intellectual property rights, and the benefits from WTO accessions and trade facilitation initiatives. Learn More
    2014   Hardback Price: $ 518.00   Web: $ 466.20
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  5. Intellectual Property, Innovation and the Environment

    Intellectual Property, Innovation and the Environment

    Edited by Peter S. Menell, Sarah M. Tran
    This topical volume brings together seminal papers which explore the interplay of intellectual property, innovation and environmental protection. It traces the emergence of intellectual property as an environmental protection policy lever and examines the interaction of market failures at the intersection of technological progress and environmental protection. Further, it discusses concerns that have been raised about the use of proprietary rights in the service of environmental protection. Finally it considers alternatives to intellectual property, such as subsidies and prizes, which seek to encourage advances in environmental protection technologies. Learn More
    2014   Hardback Price: $ 434.00   Web: $ 390.60
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  6. 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: $ 571.00   Web: $ 513.90
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  7. Terrorism and Human Rights

    Terrorism and Human Rights

    Edited by Martin Scheinin
    Terrorism and human rights has been the subject of increased attention since the events of September 11th, 2001. Drawing on works that were originally published between 2002 and 2011, this authoritative collection covers a variety of topics, including detention and extraordinary rendition, targeted killings, freedom of expression, privacy and terrorist listings. Learn More
    2014   Hardback Price: $ 494.00   Web: $ 444.60
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  8. Human Rights and Refugee Law

    Human Rights and Refugee Law

    Edited by James C. Hathaway
    This comprehensive collection of leading scholarship examines the strengths of, and challenges faced by, international refugee law over its nearly century-long existence. Following an original introduction by Professor Hathaway, Volume I addresses the questions of the political and ethical reasons that states have agreed to implement refugee protection in international law; the conceptual boundaries of refugee status; and the systems and structures by which refugee rights are implemented. Volume II takes up the nature of contemporary challenges to the refugee law regime, and examines leading proposals to revitalize and reform international refugee law in order to sustain its vitality in modern circumstances. Learn More
    2014   Hardback Price: $ 838.00   Web: $ 754.20
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  9. 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: $ 510.00   Web: $ 459.00
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  10. The Politics of the Arctic

    The Politics of the Arctic

    Edited by Geir Hønneland
    The Arctic ice cap is melting and scientists are uncertain about how this will affect ecosystems. At the same time, the Arctic is the object of heated political discussion. Who shall extract the oil when the ice disappears? How are marine delimitation lines established? Who will control the new sea routes that are opening up? Who actually owns the Arctic? This volume, edited by a leading academic in the field, brings together some of the most authoritative journal articles on Arctic politics publishes since the end of the Cold War. The articles discuss circumpolar and regional Arctic governance, including the claim that a ‘scramble for the Arctic’ is underway. Learn More
    2014   Hardback Price: $ 426.00   Web: $ 383.40
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  11. Economic, Social and Cultural Rights as Human Rights

    Economic, Social and Cultural Rights as Human Rights

    Edited by Olivier De Schutter
    This volume offers a selection of those major contributions which have shaped debate in the field of economic, social and cultural rights. The broad range of discussion includes: the nature of economic, social and cultural rights and the ability of courts to protect them; the effectiveness of non-judicial protective mechanisms at both the universal and the domestic level; ways of measuring whether states do enough to ‘progressively realize’ these rights; the impact of trade and investment liberalization, and of economic globalization generally, on the fulfilment of such rights; and the role of economic, social and cultural rights in development. Learn More
    2014   Hardback Price: $ 586.00   Web: $ 527.40
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  12. Human Rights and Non-State Actors

    Human Rights and Non-State Actors

    Edited by Andrew Clapham
    The question of whether non-state actors have human rights obligations is ultimately dependent on what we mean when we speak of human rights and what entities we consider to be non-state actors. Focusing the debate, this important collection presents an essential set of contributions which address these questions. An original introduction provides the context for the selection of papers that, first offer a general overview, and then a focus on the roles and impact of national legal orders, international organizations, corporations and rebel groups. This volume is essential reading for anyone interested in the fast-moving developments related to the ways human rights law now applies to non-state actors. Learn More
    2013   Hardback Price: $ 564.00   Web: $ 507.60
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  13. Intellectual Property and Human Rights

    Intellectual Property and Human Rights

    Edited by Laurence R. Helfer
    Including an original introduction by Professor Helfer, a leading scholar in the field, this is a must-have volume that will be of use to lawyers, judges, legal scholars and researchers interested in the areas of intellectual property and human rights and their intersection. Learn More
    2013   Hardback Price: $ 480.00   Web: $ 432.00
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  14. Transnational Law of Sports

    Transnational Law of Sports

    Edited by James A.R. Nafziger
    This comprehensive collection of leading articles covers legal issues that have arisen out of international sports competition and its management. These papers trace the burgeoning field of international sports law from its origins about a half-century ago, through the course of complex challenges ranging from political boycotts of competition to doping of athletes, corruption, discrimination, players’ rights and commercial influences such as broadcast rights. Within a unique institutional framework of national, international, non-governmental and inter-governmental authority, the emerging regime of public law is of fundamental importance not only to the sports industry and bar but, quite obviously, to a global public. This authoritative collection puts particular emphasis on the central role of the Olympic Movement and affiliated sports federations, the regional mechanism of the European Union and the characteristics of the European and North American sports models. The collection, along with an original introduction, will be of interest and value to students, researchers, academics and practitioners interested in international sports law. Learn More
    2013   Hardback Price: $ 434.00   Web: $ 390.60
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  15. Intellectual Property and Digital Content

    Intellectual Property and Digital Content

    Edited by Richard Gruner
    Few changes in the world of intellectual property (IP) have been as transformative as the advent and proliferation of digital content works. The high value of these works in modern society has prompted calls for new IP standards to promote the protection – and the sharing – of such valuable assets. Learn More
    2013   Hardback Price: $ 951.00   Web: $ 855.90
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  16. 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: $ 937.00   Web: $ 843.30
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  17. 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: $ 1,066.00   Web: $ 959.40
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  18. Law and Entrepreneurship

    Law and Entrepreneurship

    Edited by Robert E. Litan, Anthony J. Luppino
    The symbiosis that exists between entrepreneurship and law is of paramount importance in accommodating and advancing the freedom to innovate, as well as the need to prevent unfair and abusive activities. Seminal articles and essays reprinted in this collection examine several major subject areas of law associated with entrepreneurship, including intellectual property, restrictive covenants designed to protect proprietary information, business organizations, taxation, securities regulation and tort law. This collection presents issues implicated in both for-profit growth ventures and creative social enterprises. It also explores the roles of lawyers and trends in the education of law students to become professionals in fields ranging from valuable counselors to entrepreneurs. Learn More
    2013   Hardback Price: $ 457.00   Web: $ 411.30
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  19. Gender Issues and Human Rights

    Gender Issues and Human Rights

    Edited by Dianne Otto
    The 1990s witnessed a surge of feminist human rights scholarship and activism in international law which has shaped jurisprudential and institutional developments, yet gender issues and human rights still remain a challenging and evolving field of study. In this collection, Professor Otto brings together seminal works which are united in their aim of questioning the existing gendered hierarchies of power and inequality and the purportedly natural foundations that have justified oppressive gender stereotypes. Included works cover, among others, the history and early developments of women’s rights, structural critiques of international human rights law, recognizing new human rights, linking women’s economic inequality and human rights and thinking beyond the duality of gender. Learn More
    2013   Hardback Price: $ 1,485.00   Web: $ 1,336.50
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  20. Law of the Sea

    Law of the Sea

    Edited by Donald R. Rothwell
    Law of the Sea is a collection of foundational and contemporary essays and articles which together, provide a comprehensive overview and analysis of the current law. With a particular focus on some of the key debates that arose during negotiation of the 1982 United Nations Convention on the Law of the Sea and how those issues are now seen in light of Twenty-First Century events, this book is an essential resource for students and researchers engaging in this dynamic and fundamental area of the International Law field. Contributors include leading diplomats, scholars and practitioners of the Law of the Sea. Learn More
    2013   Hardback Price: $ 487.00   Web: $ 438.30
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