Title Economics of legal history / edited by Daniel Klerman, Carles L. and Ramona I. Hilliard Professor of Law and History, University of Southern California, USA
Imprint Cheltenham, UK ; Northampton, MA, USA : Edward Elgar Publishing, [2015]
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 人文社會聯圖  K487.E3 E2665 2015    AVAILABLE    30660020144007
Descript xxiii, 783 pages : illustrations ; 26 cm
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Series Economic approaches to law ; 45
An Elgar research collection
Elgar research collection
Note Includes bibliographical references
Introduction / Daniel Klerman -- Toward a theory of property rights / Harold Demsetz -- The allocation of property rights to land : US land policy and farm failure in the northern great plains / Zeynep K. Hansen and Gary D. Libecap -- The political economy of the Securities Act of 1933 / Paul G. Mahoney -- Jurisdictional competition and the evolution of the common law / Daniel Klerman -- Determining the impact of federal antidiscrimination policy on the economic status of blacks : a study of South Carolina / James J. Heckman and Brook S. Payner -- Did women's suffrage change the size and scope of the government? / John R. Lott, Jr. and Lawrence W. Kenny -- Women's suffrage, political responsiveness, and child survival in American history / Grant Miller -- Constitutions and commitment : the evolution of institutions governing public choice in seventeenth-century England / Douglass C. North and Barry R. Weingast -- Institutional reforms, financial development and sovereign debt : Britain 1690-1790 / Nathan Sussman and Yishay Yafeh -- The value of judicial independence : evidence from eighteenth century England / Daniel M. Klerman and Paul G. Mahoney -- Did the Glorious Revolution contribute to the transport revolution? : Evidence from investment in roads and rivers / Dan Bogart -- A theory of endogenous institutional change / Avner Greif and David D. Laitin -- History lessons : the birth of impersonal exchange : the community responsibility system and impartial justice / Avner Greif -- Creating and American property law : alienability and its limits in American history / Claire Priest -- A hypothesis of wealth-maximalizing norms : evidence from the whaling industry / Robert C. Ellickson -- Order without law? : Property rights during the California gold rush / Karen Clay and Gavin Wright -- Reputation and coalitions in medieval trade : evidence of the Maghribi traders / Avner Greif -- Currency policies and legal development in colonial New England / Claire Priest -- The selection of 13th-century disputes for litigation / Daniel Klerman -- The market for children : evidence from early modern Japan / J. Mark Ramseyer -- Critical legal histories / Robert W. Gordon
Subject Law -- History
Law -- History -- Economic aspects
Alt Author Klerman, Daniel Marc, editor