1. The International Library of Comparative Law series

    Series editor: Francesco Parisi, Oppenheimer Wolff and Donnelly Professor of Law, University of Minnesota Law School, US and Professor of Economics, University of Bologna, Italy

    Elgar presents a comprehensive new library of Research Collection volumes offering easy access to specific areas of comparative law literature. Each book is filled with classic and contemporary published work and benefits from the expertise of a leading expert in the field, ensuring that the selected work is of the highest standard. The series is an essential reference for everyone interested in comparative legal studies.

Books in this series

TOTAL: 6
  1. Comparative Competition Policy

    Comparative Competition Policy

    Edited by Susan B. Farmer
    This essential two-volume collection presents leading articles covering the breadth of comparative competition law. The set comprehensively examines the theories behind competition, the issues surrounding the abuse of dominance or monopolization and the vertical restraints of trade, as well as cartels, non-cartels and mergers along with an insight into practice and procedures. Together with an original introduction by the editor, the articles in this collection provide an invaluable window into scholarly and professional reflection on this diverse subject. Learn More
    May 2020   Hardback Price: $ 1,010.00   Web: $ 909.00
    Availability: Not yet published (pre-order)
  2. Comparative Labour Law

    Comparative Labour Law

    Edited by Anne Trebilcock
    This comprehensive collection offers an array of distinguished papers from within the sphere of comparative labour law, covering the subject’s most compelling and thought-provoking questions. Topics include the uses and limits of comparative labour law, the enforcement of labour rights and the methods of comparative labour law. Prefaced with an original introduction by the editor, this collection promises to be a useful research tool for scholars and practitioners, as well as a fascinating read for those interested in the field. Learn More
    2018   Hardback Price: $ 450.00   Web: $ 405.00
    Availability: In Stock
  3. Comparative Contract Law

    Comparative Contract Law

    Edited by John O. Haley
    As cross-border transactions expand in our contemporary global economy, the significance of comparative contract law is evermore apparent. In addition the role of lawyers in transactional counselling as well as dispute resolution has become increasingly prominent. Appreciation of the principal similarities and differences between the two major subdivisions of Common Law – the United States and the British Commonwealth – and Civil Law – French versus German law – has thus become imperative. Together with an original introduction by the editor this compilation of classic key papers by leading scholars endeavours to facilitate such appreciation and will prove an essential reference point for students, researchers and policymakers. Learn More
    2017   Hardback Price: $ 475.00   Web: $ 427.50
    Availability: In Stock
  4. Comparative Law Methodology

    Comparative Law Methodology

    Edited by Maurice Adams, Jaakko Husa, Marieke Oderkerk
    This important two-volume collection draws together the most significant and instructive articles relating to comparative law methodology and offers vast and comprehensive coverage of practices, principles, methods and sources in comparative legal research. The first volume deals with preliminary considerations such as the aims of research and the questions one should ask, as well as how to select objects for comparison and formulate a research plan. The second volume focuses on the comparative research of regulation, description, and explanation, along with discussion on functionalism, quantitative approaches, translation issues, legal transplants and global challenges. Together with an original introduction by the editors that frames the articles and helps the reader to navigate them successfully, this collection offers a balanced body of seminal research which will benefit legal scholars, students, and all who are undertaking, or seeking to evaluate, comparative legal research. Learn More
    2017   Hardback Price: $ 795.00   Web: $ 715.50
    Availability: In Stock
  5. Comparative Property Law

    Comparative Property Law

    Edited by Antonio Gambaro
    This important two-volume collection provides a readily accessible selection of the most influential papers in the field of comparative property law. These articles have played an essential role in shaping property law discourse on both a national and global level. Each study carefully examines different concepts and aspects of property, including theoretical approaches and comparative perspectives, followed by a series of key constitutional questions. This structure offers the reader the opportunity to trace the evolution of comparative property law through the global legal community. Students, teachers and practitioners will find this collection a fascinating read, as well as a helpful tool in discussing and thoroughly understanding this central, yet profoundly puzzling topic. Learn More
    2017   Hardback Price: $ 695.00   Web: $ 625.50
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  6. Comparative Constitutional Law

    Comparative Constitutional Law

    Edited by Mark Tushnet
    This authoritative three-volume set provides a carefully considered selection of the most important articles to guide research into comparative constitutional law. Topics covered include historical studies of public law in different nations, theoretical accounts of rights and structures, detailed examinations of particular features common to many constitutions, and comparisons between a significant number of domestic jurisdictions. Together with an original introduction by the editor, this comprehensive and timely research collection is an essential resource for academics and practitioners alike. Learn More
    2017   Hardback Price: $ 1,250.00   Web: $ 1,125.00
    Availability: In Stock