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Vol 21 No 9 Sept/Oct 2016

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Encyclopedia of Law and Economics: V. 2. Civil Law and Economics

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ISBN13: 9781858989853
ISBN: 185898985X
Published: April 2000
Publisher: Edward Elgar Publishing Limited
Format: Hardback
Price: Out of print

This text is volume II of a five-volume reference work that surveys the entire literature on law and economics. The entries consist of two elements: a review of the literature by an authority in the field and a bibliography which covers most of the published material in the particular area.

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Original assignment of private property, Boudewijn Bouckaert; adverse possession - title systems, Boudewijn Bouckaert and Ben W.F. Depoorter; decompostion of property rights, Jeffrey Evans Stake; co-ownership and condominium, Marshall E. Tracht; security interests, creditors priorities and bankruptcy, James W. Bowers; intellectual property - general theories, Peter S. Menell; copyright, Wendy J. Gordon and Robert C. Bone; patent law, Boudewijn Bouckaert and Gerrit De Geest; human rights and property - free speech, privacy, prohibition of slavery, Boudewijn Bouckaert and Gerrit De Geest; parent and child, Margaret F. Brinig; new forms of private property - property rights in environmental goods, Daniel H. Cole; property rights in price and quote information, Ruben Lee; private and common property rights, Elinor Ostrom; nuisance, Timothy Swanson and Andreas Kontoleon; zoning and land use regulation, William A. Fischel; environmental regulation, Michael G. Faure; mandatory insurance - transaction costs analysis of insurance, Goran Skogh; pollution tax, Britt Groosman; tort law - general, Hans-Bernd Schafer; strict liability versus negligence, Hans-Bernd Schafer and Andreas Schonenberger; joint tortfeasors, Lewis A. Kornhauser and Richard L. Revesz; causation and forseeability, Omri Ben-Shahar; vicarious and corporate civil liability, Reinier H. Kraakman; tort damages, Jennifer Arlen; no-fault compensation systems, R. Ian McEwin; punitive damages, A. Mitchell Polinsky and Steven Shavell; property rules vs. liability rules, Michael I. Krauss; unjust enrichment and quasi-contracts, Christopher T. Wonnell.