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economics of justice

by Richard A. Posner

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  • 3 Currently reading

Published by Harvard University Press in Cambridge, Mass .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Justice.,
  • Social justice.,
  • Economics.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes index.

    StatementRichard A. Posner.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsJC578 .P67
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxiii, 415 p. ;
    Number of Pages415
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL4110139M
    ISBN 100674235258
    LC Control Number80025075

    In this book Steven Shavell provides an in-depth analysis and synthesis of the economic approach to the building blocks of our legal system, namely, property law, tort law, contract law, and criminal law. He also examines the litigation process as well as welfare economics and morality. “This book should be read by anyone who wants to understand the Catholic concept of social justice, particularly how it applies to the realms of economics and politics. Thomas Storck has delivered a concise explanation showing how the Church’s social teaching has been clear and consistent.” — DAVID W. COONEY, Editor, Practical Distributism.

    In this book, he applies economic theory to four areas of interest to students of social and legal institutions: the theory of justice, primitive and ancient social and legal institutions, the law and economics of privacy and reputation, and the law and economics of racial discrimination. The book is designed to display the power of economics. Richard A. Posner is probably the leading scholar in the rapidly growing field of the economics of law; he is also an extremely lucid writer. In this book, he applies economic theory to four areas of interest to students of social and legal institutions: the theory of justice, primitive and ancient social and legal institutions, the law and economics of privacy and reputation, and the law and.

    A broad reinterpretation of justice from the perspective of game theory, social contract theory, and evolutionary naturalism is found in works of Ken Binmore (, , ) and others. Arguments on fairness as an aspect of justice have been invoked to explain a wide range of behavioral and theoretical applications,supplementing earlier emphasis on economic efficiency (Konow, ). Intended for a range of undergraduate college courses that cover issues such as political philosophy, ethics, contemporary issues, or economic justice offered by Philosophy, Economics, Political This title provides introduction to the philosophy of economic justice.


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In this book, he applies economic theory to four areas of interest to students of social and legal institutions: the theory of justice, primitive and ancient social and legal institutions, the law and economics of privacy and reputation, and the law and economics of racial discrimination.

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Eric served as the Chief Justice of the Minnesota Supreme Court from toand has more than 35 years of experience practicing law.