1 online resource (xii, 357 p.) : ill.
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Oñati international series in law and society.
"The International Institute for the Sociology of Law, Onati, Spain, was again the venue of a very productive workshop ..."--Preface.
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Includes bibliographical references and index.
Formatted Contents Note
Towards a theoretical framework for contractual certainty in global trade / Volkmar Gessner Ethnic networks, extra-legal certainty and globalization : peering into the diamond industry / Barak D. Richman The role of Lex Mercatoria in supporting globalised transactions : an empirical insight into the governance structure of the timber industry / Wioletta Konradi The emergence of transnational cooperation in the software industry / Thomas Dietz and Holger Nieswandt Cross-border dispute resolution from the perspective of mid-sized law firms : the example of international commercial Arbitration / Fabian P Sosa Structuring transactions : the case of real estate finance / John Flood and Eleni Skordaki Theories of change : the governance of business transactions in globalising economies / Volkmar Gessner Transnational civil regimes : economic globalisation and the evolution of commercial law / Gralf-Peter Calliess The public and the private in the provision of law for global transactions / Gillian K. Hadfield Institutional designs in international transactions : an evolutionary economics perspective / Jörg Freiling Global trade : changes in the conceptualisation of legal certainty? / Bärbel R Dorbeck-Jung Contractual certainty versus efficiency : the historical and institutional context of global trade / Wolf Heydebrand.