xxx, 622 pages : illustrations ; 25 cm.
9781781953198 hardback 1781953198 hardback
Economic approaches to law ; 43. Elgar research collection.
Bibliography, etc. Note
Includes bibliographical references.
Formatted Contents Note
Three basic postulates for applied welfare economics: an interpretive essay / Arnold C. Harberger A note on efficiency vs. distributional equity in legal rulemaking: should distributional equity matter given optimal income taxation? / Steven Shavell Why the legal system is less efficient than the income tax in redistributing income / Louis Kaplow and Steven Shavell Regulating exchanges and alternative trading systems: a law and economics perspective / Jonathan R. Macey and Maureen O'Hara Efficiency in legal transplants: an essay in comparative law and economics / Ugo Mattei The law and economics of costly contracting / Alan Schwartz and Joel Watson Liberty, efficiency, and law / Robert D. Cooter Law and economics: measuring the economic efficiency of commercial law in a vacuum of fact / Homer Kripke The mirage of efficiency / Mario J. Rizzo Utilitarianism, economics, and legal theory / Richard A. Posner Wealth maximization as a normative principle / Anthony T. Kronman Wealth maximization revisited / Richard A. Posner The legal foundation of cost-benefit analysis / Richard O. Zerbe, Jr. A Kantian critique of neoclassical law and economics / Mark D. White The morality of law and economics / Russell Hardin Justice and the evolution of the common law / Richard O. Zerbe, Jr. Justice as fairness / John Rawls Capability and well-being / Amartya Sen The pointlessness of Pareto: carrying Coase further / Guido Calabresi Wealth, utility, and the human dimension / Jonathan Klick and Francesco Parisi An integration of equity and efficiency / Richard O. Zerbe, Jr.
K487.E3 E345 2014
Cheltenham, UK : Edward Elgar Publishing Limited,