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  1. The Evolution of Law Reform in China: An Uncertain Path

    The Evolution of Law Reform in China: An Uncertain Path

    Edited by Stanley B. Lubman
    This timely collection presents articles written by Chinese and Western authors on law reform in the People’s Republic of China from its beginning in 1978 until the present day. The first part presents differing perspectives on the history of law reform. Separate sections are devoted to core institutions: the Constitution, the legislature, administrative law, courts, criminal process, the legal profession, extra-judicial dispute resolution and citizen petitions. Alongside an original introduction the book will be of interest to readers with specialized interests in Chinese law but also to anyone interested in China’s governance. Learn More
    2012   Hardback Price: $ 464.00   Web: $ 417.60
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  2. Islam and Human Rights

    Islam and Human Rights

    Edited by Abdullah Saeed
    In this topical collection, Professor Abdullah Saeed brings together seminal articles encompassing key issues in the debates surrounding Islam and human rights. Topics covered in this comprehensive two-volume set include approaches to international human rights, freedom of expression, the right to equality under Islamic law and Islamic human rights schemes. The editor has also included a number of case studies which, along with an original introduction, greatly enhance the depth of the collection. This authoritative and timely book will be of great interest to both academics and practitioners and will serve as an excellent reference tool for anyone with an interest in Islam and human rights. Learn More
    2012   Hardback Price: $ 814.00   Web: $ 732.60
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  3. 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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  4. 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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  5. The WTO and Trade in Services

    The WTO and Trade in Services

    Edited by Bernard Hoekman
    The past few decades have witnessed a growth in the importance of services in the economy, yet until the 1980s, scholarly literature on the expanding role of trade in services in the world economy remained scarce. This timely two-volume collection, edited by a leading analyst in the field, brings together seminal works on the WTO and trade in services published in the last twenty-five years. Areas covered in this important set include the determinants and patterns of trade in services, services in regional integration agreements and the GATS. This book will be of immense value to scholars and practitioners interested in this evolving and increasingly relevant field of study. Learn More
    2012   Hardback Price: $ 737.00   Web: $ 663.30
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  6. The Economics of Remedies

    The Economics of Remedies

    Edited by Ariel Porat
    This essential volume incorporates major contributions made by prominent scholars in the past forty years, which illustrate the understanding of the economics of remedies. The editor has selected seminal articles that analyze the well known distinction between property rules and liability rules and demonstrates its significance. The articles also demonstrate the dilemma of which remedy is the more efficient – damages or specific performance. In addition the collection addresses questions concerning the measure of recovery and the scope of liability, and concludes with the novel topic of partial compensation under uncertainty. Learn More
    2012   Hardback Price: $ 364.00   Web: $ 327.60
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  7. International Criminal Law

    International Criminal Law

    Edited by William A. Schabas
    International criminal law and the international courts and tribunals that administer it have witnessed a surge in interest over the past two decades, and it occupies an increasingly prominent position on the legal landscape. This topical collection, prepared by an eminent authority in international criminal law, successfully brings together a cross-section of the most important literature, providing a unique overview of the discipline. Areas covered in this three-volume collection include the origins of international law, the general principles, procedure and evidence, alternatives to prosecution as well as national systems. This important publication will be a valuable reference tool for scholars, academics and practitioners in the field of international criminal law. Learn More
    2012   Hardback Price: $ 1,470.00   Web: $ 1,323.00
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  8. Law and Economics of Innovation

    Law and Economics of Innovation

    Edited by Eli M. Salzberger
    This authoritative volume includes a selection of seminal articles published in the emerging field of technological progress and innovation. The first part of the book is dedicated to the economics of innovation, while the following parts include important papers in various legal areas that focus on innovation. The legal fields covered by the collection include intellectual property, torts, competition law and regulation. Along with an original introduction by Professor Salzberger, this comprehensive book will be useful to researchers, students and legal practitioners who are interested in innovation and is a must in any research library. Learn More
    2012   Hardback Price: $ 492.00   Web: $ 442.80
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  9. The History of Modern US Corporate Governance

    The History of Modern US Corporate Governance

    Edited by Brian R. Cheffins
    This two-volume set is a unique resource for those seeking a historical overview of the development of corporate governance. The papers trace the evolution of US corporate governance from the time when the subject became prominent in the 1970s to the present day. Topics canvassed include the board of directors, executive pay, shareholder activism and the regulatory structure that shapes corporate governance in the US. The primary focus is on the governance challenges posed by the separation of ownership and control, a hallmark of larger US public companies. Learn More
    2012   Hardback Price: $ 640.00   Web: $ 576.00
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  10. Insider Trading

    Insider Trading

    Edited by Stephen M. Bainbridge
    This timely collection, edited by a leading academic in the field, brings together seminal works of scholarship on insider trading over a 40 year period, with contributions from many prominent law professors and economists. Areas covered in the volume include the origins and development of insider trading law, insider trading statues and the policies surrounding insider trading. Along with an original introduction, Professor Bainbridge provides a comparative and international focus as well as coverage of important issues in the US law of insider trading. This volume will be of immense value to scholars and practitioners interested in this evolving and topical field of study. Learn More
    2012   Hardback Price: $ 399.00   Web: $ 359.10
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  11. Mergers and the Market for Corporate Control

    Mergers and the Market for Corporate Control

    Edited by Fred S. McChesney
    This volume provides an essential overview of one of the most important developments in economics, finance and law of the past generation: the growing realization of how the market for corporate control functions and why its operation is of crucial importance. Presenting seventeen seminal contributions, the book illustrates the importance of corporate control changes – mergers, acquisitions and other takeovers – in helping to align the interests of corporate shareholders and their managers. The mechanics of various takeover techniques (poison pills, greenmail and other gambits) are also explored alongside empirical research concerning the functioning of the market for corporate control. Learn More
    2012   Hardback Price: $ 357.00   Web: $ 321.30
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  12. Copyright

    Copyright

    Edited by Christopher S. Yoo
    This path-breaking two-volume collection brings together seminal contributions by leading scholars to the vibrant literature on copyright that has emerged over the past few decades. Volume one consists of articles analyzing copyright from the perspective of history, philosophy and democratic theory. Volume two focuses on the economics of copyright, including monopoly theory, public goods theory, price discrimination, transaction cost economics and political economy. Learn More
    2011   Hardback Price: $ 746.00   Web: $ 671.40
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  13. Human Rights and the Environment

    Human Rights and the Environment

    Edited by Dinah L. Shelton
    In this topical collection, Professor Dinah Shelton brings together seminal articles published since the Stockholm Conference on the Human Environment that discuss and debate the linkages between human rights and environmental protection. This comprehensive two-volume set successfully encompasses the various approaches and thinking of the leading scholars in the field and is enhanced with an original introduction by the editor. This authoritative and timely book will be of great interest to lawyers, policy-makers, advocates and academics and will serve as an excellent reference tool for anyone with an interest in human rights and the environment. Learn More
    2011   Hardback Price: $ 780.00   Web: $ 702.00
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  14. Vulnerable and Marginalised Groups and Human Rights

    Vulnerable and Marginalised Groups and Human Rights

    Edited by David Weissbrodt, Mary Rumsey
    This insightful volume addresses human rights from the perspective of those groups whose rights are especially vulnerable to abuse, with particular reference to stateless or internally-displaced persons, linguistic, cultural and sexual minorities and disabled people. Learn More
    2011   Hardback Price: $ 394.00   Web: $ 354.60
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  15. Austrian Law and Economics

    Austrian Law and Economics

    Edited by Mario J. Rizzo
    The use of economics to study law was pioneered by the Austrian School of Economics. The nineteenth century founders of the school believed that economics could contribute to understanding the spontaneous development of common law as well as the nature of legal rights. For this insightful two-volume collection Mario Rizzo has selected key papers from today’s vibrant Austrian School, focusing on the study of property, market-chosen law, slippery-slope analysis, entrepreneurship, institutions, decentralized social knowledge, and the evolution of legal institutions. These volumes represent the cutting-edge Austrian contributions to economics and will be an essential reference source for both students and researchers. Learn More
    2011   Hardback Price: $ 815.00   Web: $ 733.50
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  16. Intellectual Property and Competition

    Intellectual Property and Competition

    Edited by Michael A. Carrier
    The intersection of the intellectual property and competition laws presents uniquely complicated legal issues. In this essential volume Professor Carrier brings together 14 of the most important works written about the intersection. The entries, from leading judges, government officials, academics, and economists, explore history, the ‘new economy’, and frameworks to resolve the tension between the laws. They also address refusals to license, patent pools, innovation markets, standard setting organizations, and pharmaceutical patent settlements. Learn More
    2011   Hardback Price: $ 406.00   Web: $ 365.40
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  17. Economic Development: The Critical Role of Competition Law and Policy

    Economic Development: The Critical Role of Competition Law and Policy

    Edited by Eleanor M. Fox, Abel M. Mateus
    Competition law and policy is a topical and relevant field of research which has been analysed from both global and national perspectives. This authoritative two-volume collection is the first of its kind to bring together seminal works from leading scholars in economic development and in competition law. Both volumes encompass the most up-to-date and rigorous methodologies of empirical and technical analysis, with a specific focus on the problem of developing countries. The first volume discusses the theoretical and political foundations of competition policies versus industrial policies and the raging debate between market-based versus interventionist industrialization policies. The second volume includes the most relevant literature on competition law and enforcement in developing countries, including a cross section and case study perspective. This important collection, along with an original introduction by the editors, will serve as an excellent reference source for students, scholars and practitioners in the field of economic development. Learn More
    2011   Hardback Price: $ 621.00   Web: $ 558.90
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  18. Governance and Executive Compensation

    Governance and Executive Compensation

    Edited by William Forbes
    This timely volume is an authoritative selection of the most important papers investigating the complex and controversial issue of governance and executive compensation. Professor Forbes includes seminal material on the history, rationale and prospects for executive pay and its impact upon corporate performance. He has also written a new original introduction to each section explaining the contribution of each paper. This landmark book will be an essential source of reference for an understanding of executive pay and its relationship to business success. Learn More
    2011   Hardback Price: $ 317.00   Web: $ 285.30
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  19. The Political Economy of Intellectual Property Rights

    The Political Economy of Intellectual Property Rights

    Edited by Christopher May
    Christopher May – a leading authority in the field – has selected material that provides important insights on the global governance of intellectual property. His collection ranges across a number of disciplines and political perspectives to establish that the political economic analysis of intellectual property is both multifaceted and contested. Professor May has also provided an introduction that will serve as an authoritative and comprehensive guide to the main issues under discussion. Learn More
    2011   Hardback Price: $ 1,007.00   Web: $ 906.30
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  20. The New Institutional Economics of Markets

    The New Institutional Economics of Markets

    Edited by Eirik G. Furubotn, Rudolf Richter
    To date, the formulation of a systematic theory of the organization of markets has proved to be a difficult task and remains unfinished. Nevertheless, explanations do exist as to why, under given conditions, the basic activities of trade are organized in one particular fashion rather than another. This invaluable collection of essays brings together important papers by authors working in the tradition of the new institutional economics. The editors have provided an original introduction which presents a comprehensive overview of their selection. Learn More
    2010   Hardback Price: $ 405.00   Web: $ 364.50
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