OXFORD UNIVERSITY PRESS

Behavioral Law and Economics

ISBN : 9780190901356

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¥8,459
Author: 
Eyal Zamir; Doron Teichman
Pages
640 Pages
Format
Paperback
Size
178 x 254 mm
Pub date
Jul 2018
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This book offers a state-of-the-art overview of behavioral law and economics surveying the entire body of psychological research that lies at the basis of behavioral analysis of law, and critically evaluating the core methodological questions. It discusses the fundamental normative questions stemming from the psychological findings on bounded rationality, and explores their implications for setting the law's goals and designing the means to attain them.

Index: 

Preface
Introduction
Part I: Economic and Psychological Background
Chapter 1. Economic Analysis of Law: An Overview
Chapter 2. Behavioral Studies
Part II: Behavioral Law and Economics: A Synopsis
Chapter 3. An Overview of Behavioral Law and Economics
Chapter 4. Normative Implications
Chapter 5. Behavioral Insights and Basic Features of the Law
Part III: Private and Commercial Law
Chapter 6. Property Law
Chapter 7. Contract Law
Chapter 8. Consumer Contracts
Chapter 9. Tort Law
Chapter 10. Commercial Law: Corporate Law, Securities Regulation, and Antitrust
Part IV: Public Law
Chapter 11. Administrative, Constitutional, and International Law
Chapter 12: Criminal Law and Enforcement
Chapter 13. Tax Law
Part V: The Legal Process
Chapter 14. Litigants' Behavior
Chapter 15. Judicial Decision-Making
Chapter 16. Evidence Law
Index

About the author: 

Eyal Zamir is the Augusto Levi Professor of Commercial Law at the Faculty of Law, The Hebrew University of Jerusalem, where he served as Dean of the Faculty of Law from 2002 to 2005. His spheres of interest include economic and behavioral analysis of law, empirical legal studies, contract law and theory, and normative ethics and law. Professor Zamir has been a visiting scholar or visiting professor at Harvard, Yale, NYU, Georgetown, UCLA, and Zurich law schools, and at Max Planck Institute of Economics, Jena. He has authored or edited 15 books and published more than 60 articles. His articles were published in leading American and Israeli law reviews, including the Columbia Law Review, the Journal of Legal Studies, University of Chicago Law Review, California Law Review, Virginia Law Review, and Law & Social Inquiry-as well as in non-legal journals, such as Organizational Behavior & Human Decision Processes, and Public Administration Review.; Doron Teichman is the Vice Dean and Jacob I. Berman Chair in Law at the Faculty of Law, The Hebrew University of Jerusalem. His spheres of interest include economic and behavioral analysis of law, empirical legal studies, and criminal law. Professor Teichman has taught at leading institutions such as Columbia, Michigan, Texas, and the Center for Transnational Legal Studies. He has authored numerous articles that were published in leading American and Israeli law reviews, including, Michigan Law Review, Journal of Empirical Legal Studies, New York University Law Review, and Law & Society Review.

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