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  1. Elgar Encyclopedia of International Economic Law

    Elgar Encyclopedia of International Economic Law

    Edited by Thomas Cottier, Krista Nadakavukaren Schefer
    The Encyclopedia is the definitive reference work on international economic law. This comprehensive resource helps redefine the field by presenting international economic law in its broadest, real-world context. Organized thematically rather than alphabetically, the subject is split into four principal sections: the foundations and architecture of international economic law, its principles, its main regulatory areas, and the future challenges that it faces. Comprising over 250 entries written by leading scholars and practitioners, traditional international economic law subject matter is supplemented by coverage of newly developing areas. Thus, the concepts and rules of trade, investment, finance and international tax law are found alongside entries discussing the relationship of international economic law with environmental protection, social standards, development, and human rights. The concise entries present an accessible and condensed overview of each topic within its legal context. Contributors offer insight into how institutions interact with each other and other legal systems, in addition to providing individual overviews of their history, structure, principles and procedures. Selected references follow each entry, suggesting directions for further detailed exploration of the topic. This Encyclopedia is an invaluable resource for both practitioners and academics. It acts as a handy reference to all areas of international economic law, and provides the ideal starting point for any research journey. Key features: • valuable reference tool for scholars, students and practitioners • organised thematically, covering newly developing areas of international economic law • concise, structured entries from the top experts in the field • selected references for further study. Learn More
    November 2017   Hardback Price: $ 350.00   Web: $ 315.00
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  2. Methodologies of Law and Economics

    Methodologies of Law and Economics

    Edited by Thomas S. Ulen
    When law and economics first became an important part of the legal academy, it was a relatively straightforward application of microeconomic theory to legal issues. However, in the past 35 years the field has expanded its toolkit dramatically. This latest volume in the acclaimed Encyclopedia of Law and Economics maps the methodological territory in Law and Economics, with a series of entries by distinguished scholars that introduce and evaluate that expansive toolkit, including the roles of microeconomic theory, public and social choice, history, complexity theory, philosophy, comparative law studies, behavioral economics, and empirical techniques. Each piece introduces the technique, demonstrates its importance to the field of law and economics, and assists the reader in navigating the leading literature on that topic. Learn More
    October 2017   Hardback Price: $ 175.00   Web: $ 157.50
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  3. Encyclopedia of Private International Law

    Encyclopedia of Private International Law

    Edited by Jürgen Basedow, Giesela Rühl, Franco Ferrari, Pedro de Miguel Asensio
    The Encyclopedia of Private International Law quite simply represents the definitive reference work in the field. Bringing together 195 authors from 57 countries the Encyclopedia sheds light on the current state of Private International Law around the globe, providing unique insights into the discipline and how it is affected by globalization and increased regional integration. The role and character of Private International Law has changed tremendously over the past decades. With the steady increase of global and regional inter-connectedness the practical significance of the discipline has grown. And so has the number of legislative activities on the national, international and, most importantly, the European level. The Encyclopedia is a rich and varied resource in four volumes. The first two volumes provide comprehensive coverage of topical aspects of Private International Law in the form of 247 alphabetically arranged entries. The third volume provides insightful detail on the national Private International Law regimes of 80 different countries. The fourth volume presents invaluable, and often unique, English language translations of the national codifications and provisions of Private International Law in those countries. Key Features: • 247 substantive entries • 80 national reports • Entries organized alphabetically for ease of navigation • Fully cross-referenced • Entries written by the world’s foremost scholars of Private International Law • National codifications in English collected together into a single volume for quick reference. • World class editorial team. Learn More
    2017   Hardback Price: $ 1,595.00   Web: $ 1,435.50
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  4. Multilateral Environmental Treaties

    Multilateral Environmental Treaties

    Edited by Malgosia Fitzmaurice, Attila Tanzi, Angeliki Papantoniou
    This volume of the Elgar Encyclopedia of Environmental Law presents an overview and selective analysis of multilateral environmental agreements (MEAs). These agreements encompass the regulating aspects of the protection, conservation, management, use and exploitation of living and natural resources in various areas: from biodiversity to fisheries, marine environment, shared freshwater resources, atmosphere, climate change, procedural obligations and rights and human rights, as well as Polar Regions. This book guides the reader through the multifarious conventional regulation of such areas of environmental protection, both at the global and regional levels, and details the path from the first post-war sectorial attempts at introducing international pieces of conventional environmental regulation to the booming of environmental instruments of the ‘90s and the recent fertile period of creation of new MEAs and their exponential growth. Learn More
    2017   Hardback Price: $ 290.00   Web: $ 261.00
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  5. Compliance and Enforcement of Environmental Law

    Compliance and Enforcement of Environmental Law

    Edited by Lee Paddock, David L. Markell, Nicholas S. Bryner
    Countries throughout the world have adopted increasingly comprehensive environmental laws over recent years. Even so, immense challenges remain to achieve desired sustainability outcomes. One of the key problems in bridging the gap between legal requirements and sustainability outcomes is deficiencies in compliance and enforcement programs. Compliance and Enforcement of Enviromental Law, one of the constituent volumes in the Elgar Encyclopedia of Environmental Law, brings together leading experts to provide a detailed overview of compliance and enforcement tools. The entries are structured around key topics, including: common law causes of action, writing enforceable rules, monitoring and reporting requirements, administrative enforcement, civil judicial enforcement, assessment of civil penalties, and criminal liability. The book also addresses targeting efforts to maximize the value of limited resources and ways of measuring compliance to help ensure that results are obtained using the relevant tools. Learn More
    2017   Hardback Price: $ 210.00   Web: $ 189.00
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  6. Biodiversity and Nature Protection Law

    Biodiversity and Nature Protection Law

    Edited by Elisa Morgera, Jona Razzaque
    The unprecedented degradation of the planet’s vital ecosystems and species, and the consequent damage to the variability of life on Earth, are one of the most pressing issues confronting the international community. The purpose of this volume of the Elgar Encyclopedia of Environmental Law is to provide a critical assessment of international biodiversity law in the face of the failed attempts to reduce the global trend in irreversible biodiversity loss and the need to increase efforts, including through indirect drivers of change such as institutions, governance and legal frameworks. Learn More
    2017   Hardback Price: $ 290.00   Web: $ 261.00
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  7. Decision Making in Environmental Law

    Decision Making in Environmental Law

    Edited by Lee Paddock, Robert L. Glicksman, Nicholas S. Bryner
    Environmental issues are at the heart of some of the most complex and consequential decisions that society must face in pursuit of a more sustainable future. They encompass the international, national, and local levels and engage all branches of government. Decision Making in Environmental Law, one of the constituent volumes in the Elgar Encyclopedia of Environmental Law, brings together some of the leading experts in the field and provides a structured overview of the various dimensions of decision making from an environmental law perspective. Topics include: the use of treaties, common law tools, rulemaking, access to information, regulatory structures, market-based and trading mechanisms, monitoring and reporting, voluntary programs and private regulation, environmental impact analysis, public engagement and environmental justice, administrative and judicial review, and the role of environmental courts and tribunals. Learn More
    2016   Hardback Price: $ 290.00   Web: $ 261.00
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  8. Climate Change Law

    Climate Change Law

    Edited by Daniel A. Farber, Marjan Peeters
    Climate Change Law, the first volume of the Elgar Encyclopedia of Environmental Law, provides a guide to the rapidly evolving body of legal scholarship relating to climate change. This book focuses on concepts that are of concern to researchers, students and policymakers rather than on the details of national legislation. It provides a comprehensive discussion, with more than 50 structured entries developed by experts from across the world. The coverage sets mitigation and adaptation issues in their wider context, using both international and national perspectives. The core topics include the difficulty of setting up a coherent international treaty approach, the importance of national and subnational legal action, the potential role of international and national courts, and the importance of human rights and environmental justice Learn More
    2016   Hardback Price: $ 360.00   Web: $ 324.00
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  9. Elgar Encyclopedia of Comparative Law, Second Edition

    Elgar Encyclopedia of Comparative Law, Second Edition

    Edited by Jan M. Smits
    Written by leading authorities in their respective fields, the contributions in this accessible book cover and combine not only questions regarding the methodology of comparative law, but also specific areas of law (such as administrative law and criminal law) and specific topics (such as accident compensation and consideration). In addition, the Encyclopedia contains reports on a selected set of countries’ legal systems and, as a whole, presents an overview of the current state of affairs. Learn More
    2012   Hardback Price: $ 376.00   Web: $ 338.40
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    2014   Paperback Price: $ 75.00   Web: $ 60.00
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  10. Regulation and Economics

    Regulation and Economics

    Edited by Roger J. Van den Bergh, Alessio M. Pacces
    This comprehensive volume provides a state-of-the-art overview of regulatory economics and reviews the main theories, tools, and domains of regulation Learn More
    2012   Hardback Price: $ 394.00   Web: $ 354.60
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  11. Procedural Law and Economics

    Procedural Law and Economics

    Edited by Chris William Sanchirico
    With contributions from some of the leading scholars in law and economics, this comprehensive book summarizes the state of economic research on litigation, procedure and evidence. Learn More
    2012   Hardback Price: $ 256.00   Web: $ 230.40
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  12. Encyclopedia of Law and Economics, Second Edition

    Encyclopedia of Law and Economics, Second Edition

    This new edition of the acclaimed Encyclopedia of Law and Economics presents a state-of-the-art overview of the literature in the area of law and economics. Learn More
    2012   Hardback Price: $ 2,994.00   Web: $ 2,694.60
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  13. Production of Legal Rules

    Production of Legal Rules

    Edited by Francesco Parisi
    This thorough and detailed book provides a comprehensive analysis of the various ways in which laws and rules are produced and lays the foundations for a systematic understanding of lawmaking as a production process. Learn More
    2012   Hardback Price: $ 256.00   Web: $ 230.40
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  14. Contract Law and Economics

    Contract Law and Economics

    Edited by Gerrit De Geest
    This unique and timely book offers an up-to-date, clear and comprehensive review of the economic literature on contract law. Learn More
    2011   Hardback Price: $ 256.00   Web: $ 230.40
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  15. Property Law and Economics

    Property Law and Economics

    Edited by Boudewijn Bouckaert
    This study covers property law and property rights, providing a full summary and comprehensive bibliography of the existing law, together with discussion from an economic perspective on the most important aspects of property law. Leading experts have brought together their knowledge and insight on a full range of issues – including comparative property law and the history of property law – to create a truly autonomous interdisciplinary resource. Learn More
    2010   Hardback Price: $ 212.00   Web: $ 190.80
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  16. Antitrust Law and Economics

    Antitrust Law and Economics

    Edited by Keith N. Hylton
    This comprehensive book provides an extensive overview of the major topics of antitrust law from an economic perspective. Its in-depth treatment and analysis of both the law and economics of antitrust is presented via a collection of interconnected original essays. The contributing authors are among the most influential scholars in antitrust, with a rich diversity of backgrounds. Their entries cover, amongst other issues, predatory pricing, essential facilities, tying, vertical restraints, enforcement, mergers, market power, monopolization standards, and facilitating practices. Learn More
    2010   Hardback Price: $ 212.00   Web: $ 190.80
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  17. Criminal Law and Economics

    Criminal Law and Economics

    Edited by Nuno Garoupa
    Criminal Law and Economics applies economic theory to explain crime, law enforcement, criminal law and criminal procedure. This pathbreaking book draws together sixteen chapters by leading scholars in the field, summarizing theoretical and empirical work researched to date on criminal law and economics. The topics range from private and public enforcement of the law, criminal procedure and regulation to terrorism, cyber crime and tax evasion. The expert contributors also cover the political economy of criminal law as well as behavioral criminal law and economics. Learn More
    2009   Hardback Price: $ 248.00   Web: $ 223.20
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  18. Labor and Employment Law and Economics

    Labor and Employment Law and Economics

    Edited by Kenneth G. Dau-Schmidt, Seth D. Harris, Orly Lobel
    The economic analysis of labor and employment law is a bold effort to apply economic theory to explain important empirical facts about the regulation of the employment relationship and to provide positive predictions and normative analyses that are useful to policy-makers. This book draws together 24 chapters, by leading scholars in the field, summarizing the important theoretical and empirical work that has been done to date on a wide spectrum of labor and employment law topics including: regulating employment contracts, unions, collective bargaining, minimum wages, health insurance, executive pay, workers’ compensation, unemployment, occupational health and safety, discrimination, needs of families, training and slave labor, to name but a few. Learn More
    2009   Hardback Price: $ 325.00   Web: $ 292.50
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  19. Tort Law and Economics

    Tort Law and Economics

    Edited by Michael Faure
    This volume provides a state-of-the-art overview of the literature on the economic analysis of tort law. In sixteen chapters, the specialist authors guide the reader through the often vast literature in each domain providing a balanced and comprehensive summary. Particular attention is paid to the evolution of the field, further refinements to economic models and relevant conclusions and lessons for the policymaker. Learn More
    2009   Hardback Price: $ 280.00   Web: $ 252.00
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  20. Encyclopedia of Law and Economics, Volumes I–V

    Encyclopedia of Law and Economics, Volumes I–V

    Edited by Boudewijn Bouckaert, Gerrit De Geest
    The Encyclopedia of Law and Economics is a monumental reference work that surveys the entire literature on law and economics in over 3,000 pages. The entries consist of two elements: a review of the literature written by an authority in the field and a bibliography which covers most of the published material in the particular area. The reviews are written in an accessible style which will be suitable for non-specialists, such as lawyers, judges, politicians and students as well as scholars of law and economics. This authoritative Encyclopedia will rapidly become established as a leading bibliographic and reference source in law and economics. Learn More
    2000   Hardback Price: $ 1,741.00   Web: $ 1,566.90
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