The Oxford Handbook of Law and Economics: Volume 2: Private and Commercial Law by Francesco Parisi

The Oxford Handbook of Law and Economics: Volume 2: Private and Commercial Law

EditorFrancesco Parisi

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Covering over one-hundred topics on issues ranging from Law and Neuroeconomics to European Union Law and Economics to Feminist Theory and Law and Economics, The Oxford Handbook of Law and Economics is the definitive work in the field of law and economics. The book gathers together scholars andexperts in law and economics to create the most inclusive and current work on law and economics. Edited by Francisco Parisi, the Handbook looks at the origins of the field of law and economics, tracks its progression and increased importance to both law and economics, and looks to the future of thefield and its continued development by examining a cornucopia of fields touched by work in law and economics. The uniqueness of its breadth, depth, and convenience make the volume essential to scholars, students, and contributors in the field of law and economics.

About The Author

Francesco Parisi is the Oppenheimer Wolff and Donnelly Professor of Law at the University of Minnesota Law School and a Distinguished Professor of Public Finance at the University of Bologna. From 2002 to 2006 he held a Chair in Private Law at the University of Milan (Statale), where he was appointed Professore Ordinario per Chiara Fam...

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Title:The Oxford Handbook of Law and Economics: Volume 2: Private and Commercial LawFormat:HardcoverDimensions:544 pages, 9.69 × 6.73 × 0.03 inPublished:June 27, 2017Publisher:Oxford University PressLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:0199684200

ISBN - 13:9780199684205

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Table of Contents

Part I: Private Law1. Douglas Baird: Economics of Contract Law2. Daniel Markovits and Alan Schwartz: Theory of Efficient Breach3. Jennifer Arlen: Economics of Tort Law4. Ronen Avraham: Estimating Pain and Suffering Damages5. Ronen Avraham and Max M. Schanzenbach: Medical Malpractice6. Henry Smith: Economics of Property Law7. Michael Heller: Commons and Anticommons8. Robert P. Merges: Economics of Intellectual Property Law9. Clarisa Long: Trademarks and Unfair Competition10. Tim Wu: Law and Economics of Information11. Yochai Benkler: Open-Access and Information Commons12. Amy Wax: Family and Household Economics13. Ariel Porat: Economics of RemediesPart II: Corporate, Commercial, and Environmental Law14. Lynn Stout: The Economic Nature of the Corporation15. Roberta Romano: Market for Corporate Law16. George M. Cohen: Agency and Partnership17. Steven L. Schwarcz: Banking and Financial Regulation18. Michelle White: Economics of Bankruptcy19. Daniel Schwarcz and Peter Siegelman: Law and Economics of Insurance20. Michael A. Livermore and Richard L. Revesz: Economics of Environmental Law