Paternalism in Practice: Public Policy and Legal Design
Chapter Chapter 4 in Freedom of Contract and Paternalism, 2012, pp 51-79 from Palgrave Macmillan
Abstract The previous chapter discussed some methodological and substantive challenges raised by paternalism for economic theory and some ways in which economists have tried to answer these challenges. This chapter moves from theory to policy and then to law.
Keywords: Legal Rule; Behavioral Economic; Regulatory Technique; Moral Intuition; Default Rule (search for similar items in EconPapers)
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