This important volume presents a rich collection of ideas on and insights into the law and economics of contracts. It includes material relevant to a large number of legal fields.
Many of the articles are classics that have, over the years, become focal points for continuing debate; others provide an easily accessible account of particular areas. The editor’s comprehensive introduction provides an overview of law and economics scholarship in contracts over the past few decades and a portal into an evolving field.
There are 18 articles, dating from 1975 to 2006 Contributors include: I. Ayres, R. Craswell, R.A. Epstein, C.G. Goetz, E.A. Posner, R. Posner, A. Schwartz, R.E. Scott, S. Shavell