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Comparative law and economics

Author: Theodore Eisenberg; Giovanni B Ramello
Publisher: Cheltenham, UK : Edward Elgar Publishing, 2017
Series: Research handbooks in comparative law.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : Paperback editionView all editions and formats

Contemporary law and economics has greatly expanded its scope of inquiry as well as its sphere of influence.


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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Theodore Eisenberg; Giovanni B Ramello
ISBN: 9781788114035 1788114035
OCLC Number: 1115078691
Description: x, 495 pagine : illustrazioni ; 24 cm
Contents: Contents:PART I THEORETICAL ISSUES1. The Past, Present and Future of Comparative Law and EconomicsGiovanni B. Ramello2. Markets, Contracts, and Firms: A Unified Model of Organizational ChoiceThomas J. Miceli3. Law, Social Norms, and Standards: Their Nexus with Government and their Impact on the Economic Performance of Nation States Nicholas Mercuro 4. The Market for Legal Innovation: Law and Economics in Europe and the United States, Nuno Garoupa and Thomas S. Ulen 5. Principles, Tolerance and Institutional TorporEnrico ColombattoPART II SELECTED CASES6. Structure and Style in Comparative Property LawYun-chien Chang and Henry E. Smith 7. A Comparative View of Local Tax and Expenditure Limitations and their ConsequencesFederico Revelli8. Iron Fist in a Velvet Glove? Judicial Behavior in Mixed CourtsValerie P. Hans and Anne Jolivet9. Global Competition Law Convergence: Potential Roles for EconomicsDavid J. Gerber10. The Comparative Law and Economics of Energy MarketsGiuseppe Bellantuono 11. A Comparative Law and Economics Analysis of Damages for Patent InfringementThomas F. Cotter 12. The Comparative Economics of International Intellectual Property AgreementsPeter K. Yu13. Copyright and Tort as Mirror Models: On Not Mistaking for the Right Hand What the Left Hand is DoingWendy J. Gordon14. The Eurozone Crisis, the Defective Policy Response and the Need for Institutional InnovationEnrico Marelli and Marcello SignorelliPART III EMPIRICAL INVESTIGATIONS15. The Effect of Stakes on Settlement: An Empirical Lesson from TaiwanKuo-Chang Huang16. Comparative Judicial Efficiency: Examining Case Disposition in Five Countries' Courts of Last ResortAnthony Kreis, John Szmer and Robert K. Christensen 17. Copyright Law and the Supply of Creative Work: Evidence from the MoviesIvan Paak Liang Png and Qiu-hong Wang 18. International Environmental Agreement Effectiveness: A Review of Empirical StudiesKendall A. Houghton and Helen T. Naughton19. The American and the European Market of Human Experimentation, A Comparative Study on Regulation and CompetitivenessAntonella Foddis and Roberto IppolitiIndex
Series Title: Research handbooks in comparative law.
Responsibility: edited by Theodore Eisenberg (formely Cornell University, USA), Giovanni B. Ramello (Universitá del Piemonte Orientale and International Programme IEL-Institutions, Economics and Law, Italy).


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