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Criminal law and economics

Author: Nuno Garoupa
Publisher: Cheltenham, UK ; Northampton, MA : Edward Elgar, ©2009.
Series: Encyclopedia of law and economics (2nd ed.), 3.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats

Criminal Law and Economics applies economic theory to explain crime, law enforcement, criminal law and criminal procedure. The expert contributors also cover the political economy of criminal law as  Read more...


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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Nuno Garoupa
ISBN: 9781847202758 1847202756
OCLC Number: 305125666
Description: x, 458 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm.
Contents: Public enforcement of law / A. Mitchell Polinsky and Steven Shavell --
Private enforcement of law / Reza Rajabium --
Criminal law and regulation / Anthony Ogus --
Criminal law and torts / Antony Dnes --
Criminal procedure / Thomas J. Miceli --
Plea-bargaining and prosecution / Oren Gazal-Ayal and Limor Riza --
Political economy of criminal procedure / Keith N. Hylton and Vikramaditya S. Khanna --
The economics of capital punishment / Joanna M. Shepherd --
Corporate crime / Wallace P. Mullin and Christopher M. Snyder --
Organized crime / Vimal Kumar and Stergios Skaperdas --
Corruption / Roger Bowles --
Tax evasion and avoidance / Luigi Alberto Franzoni --
Environmental crimes / Michael Faure --
Cyber crime / Mark A. Cohen --
Terrorism / Nuno Garoupa, Jonathan Klick and Francesco Parisi --
Behavioral criminal law and economics / Richard H. McAdams and Thomas S. Ulen.
Series Title: Encyclopedia of law and economics (2nd ed.), 3.
Responsibility: edited by Nuno Garoupa.


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'Addressing everything from the basic issues of the definition of crime and the nature of public and private enforcement of law to more specialized topics such as corruption, tax evasion, Read more...

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