xxi, 466 pages : illustrations ; 19 cm.
Bibliography, etc. Note
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Formatted Contents Note
Introduction Economic tools and concepts Normative and behavioral complications in the application of economics to law The Coase Theorem and related property issues The economics of enforcing promises Economics of tort law The economics of settlements Economic analysis of criminal law The economics of antitrust The economics of government regulation Intellectual property The evolution of law Tax policy and taxes on intergenerational transfers Marriage and divorce Public choice.