xvi, 734 pages : illustrations ; 25 cm.
International library of critical writings in economics ; 240.
Bibliography, etc. Note
Includes bibliographical references.
Formatted Contents Note
Law and finance / Rafael La Porta, Florencio Lopez-de-Silanes, Andrei Shleifer and Robert W. Vishny The common law and economic growth: Hayek might be right / Paul G. Mahoney Law and economic growth / Frank B. Cross Legal origins / Edward L. Glaeser and Andrei Shleifer Can corporate governance reforms increase firm market values? Event study evidence from India / Bernard S. Black and Vikramaditya S. Khanna Chaos and evolution in law and economics / Mark J. Roe Dispute and its resolution: delineating the economic role of the common law / Yoram Barzel Litigation and the evolution of legal remedies: a dynamic model / Vincy Fon and Francesco Parisi Information, litigation, and common law evolution / Keith N. Hylton Statutes' domains / Frank H. Easterbrook Legislative intent: the use of positive political theory in statutory interpretation / McNollgast Constitutional consequentialism: bargain democracy versus median democracy / Robert Cooter Political coase theorem / Francesco Parisi The political economy of private legislatures / Alan Schwartz and Robert E. Scott Ways of criticizinig public choice: the uses of empiricism and theory legal scholarship / Tom Ginsburg Choice of law: new foundations / Andrew T. Guzman Rethinking federalism / Robert P. Inman and Daniel L. Rubinfeld Federalism and the corporation: the desirable limits on state competition in corporate law / Lucian Arye Bebchuk The states as a laboratory: legal innovation and state competition for corporate charters / Roberta Romano The law and economics of immigration policy / Michael J. Trebilcock.