The book’s structure is flexible, beginning with an introductory overview of economic tools followed by paired chapters in five core areas of law: property, contracts, torts, legal process, and crime. Students leave the course understanding how microeconomic theory can be used to critically evaluate law and public policy.
Table of Contents
Chapter 2: A Brief Review of Microeconomic Theory
Chapter 3: A Brief Introduction to Law and Legal Institutions
Chapter 4: An Economic Theory of Property
Chapter 5: Topics in the Economics of Property Law
Chapter 6: An Economic Theory of Tort Law
Chapter 7: Topics in the Economics of Tort Liability
Chapter 8: An Economic Theory of Contract Law
Chapter 9: Topics in the Economics of Contract Law
Chapter 10: An Economic Theory of the Legal Process
Chapter 11: Topics in the Economics of the Legal Process
Chapter 12: An Economic Theory of Crime and Punishment
Chapter 13: Topics in the Economics of Crime and Punishment
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