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Research Handbook on the Economics of Property Law

Edited by Kenneth Ayotte and Henry E. Smith

in Books from Edward Elgar Publishing

Abstract: Leading scholars in the field of law and economics contribute their original theoretical and empirical research to this major Handbook. Each chapter analyzes the basic architecture and important features of the institutions of property law from an economic point of view, while also providing an introduction to the issues and literature.

Keywords: Economics and Finance; Law - Academic (search for similar items in EconPapers)
JEL-codes: B4 (search for similar items in EconPapers)
Date: 2011
ISBN: 9781847209795
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Chapters in this book:

Ch 1 Property Rights, Land Settlement and Land Conflict on Frontiers: Evidence from Australia, Brazil and the US Downloads
Lee Alston, Edwyna Harris and Bernardo Mueller
Ch 2 Commons, Anticommons, Semicommons Downloads
Lee Anne Fennell
Ch 3 The Anticommons Lexicon Downloads
Michael A. Heller
Ch 4 Private Property and Public Rights Downloads
Thomas W. Merrill
Ch 5 Toward an Economic Theory of Property in Information Downloads
Henry E. Smith
Ch 6 Unilateral Relinquishment of Property Downloads
Lior Jacob Strahilevitz
Ch 7 Standardization in Property Law Downloads
Henry E. Smith
Ch 8 Covenant Lite Lending, Liquidity, and Standardization of Financial Contracts Downloads
Kenneth Ayotte and Patrick Bolton
Ch 9 The Personification and Property of Legal Entities Downloads
George Triantis
Ch 10 Bankruptcy as Property Law Downloads
Barry E. Adler
Ch 11 The Law and Economics of Marital Property Downloads
Martin Zelder
Ch 12 Property Titling and Conveyancing Downloads
Benito Arru-ada
Ch 13 Land Demarcation Systems Downloads
Gary D. Libecap and Dean Lueck
Ch 14 Servitudes Downloads
Carol M. Rose
Ch 15 The Economics of Nuisance Law Downloads
Keith N. Hylton
Ch 16 Acquiring Land Through Eminent Domain: Justifications, Limitations, and Alternatives Downloads
Daniel B. Kelly
Ch 17 The Rest of Michelman 1967 Downloads
William Fischel

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