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Property Rights and Economic Regulation

ASHUTOSH BHAGWAT

in The Myth of Rights: The Purposes and Limits of Constitutional Rights

Published in print:
2010
Published Online:
May 2010
ISBN:
9780195377781
eISBN:
9780199775842
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195377781.003.007
Subject:
Law, Constitutional and Administrative Law

This chapter examines protection of private property and the sanctity of contract from governmental overreaching in the Constitution. In the body of the Constitution itself, the Contracts Clause of ... More


Corporate Power and Responsibility: Issues in the Theory of Company Law

J. E. Parkinson

Published in print:
1995
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9780198259893
eISBN:
9780191682018
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198259893.001.0001
Subject:
Law, Company and Commercial Law

This book argues that it should be the function of company law to promote public interest. Examining a number of topical and controversial issues from this perspective, including the adequacy of ... More


Housing, urban governance and anti-social behaviour: Perspectives, policy and practice

John Flint (ed.)

Published in print:
2006
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9781861346858
eISBN:
9781447302544
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Policy Press
DOI:
10.1332/policypress/9781861346858.001.0001
Subject:
Sociology, Urban and Rural Studies

This book explores an issue of growing importance to policy makers, academics, housing practitioners and students. It brings together contributions from the most prominent scholars in the field to ... More


The documentary diaries: Working experiences of a non-fiction filmmaker

Alan Rosenthal

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
September 2016
ISBN:
9781784993023
eISBN:
9781526109804
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Manchester University Press
DOI:
10.7228/manchester/9781784993023.001.0001
Subject:
Film, Television and Radio, Film

The book’s aim is to help readers, both students and practicing filmmakers cope with the everyday challenges of making non fiction films in the real world. The method used is that of the case study, ... More


Criminalization as Regulation: The Role of Criminal Law

Nicola Lacey

in Regulating Law

Published in print:
2004
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9780199264070
eISBN:
9780191698903
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199264070.003.0008
Subject:
Law, Legal Profession and Ethics

This chapter focuses on the norms and doctrines of criminal law in order to ask three questions which echo those raised in Hugh Collins's Regulating Contracts. The argument begins by sketching out ... More


Regulatory Frameworks in International Law

Hilary Charlesworth and Christine Chinkin

in Regulating Law

Published in print:
2004
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9780199264070
eISBN:
9780191698903
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199264070.003.0013
Subject:
Law, Legal Profession and Ethics

Regulatory theory is concerned with how various forms of regulation, including law, govern social interaction. Much of the theoretical work on legal regulation has been developed in the context of ... More


Views from agencies

Roger Matthews, Helen Easton, Daniel Briggs, and Ken Pease

in Assessing the use and impact of Anti-Social Behaviour Orders

Published in print:
2007
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9781847420572
eISBN:
9781447301509
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Policy Press
DOI:
10.1332/policypress/9781847420572.003.0002
Subject:
Social Work, Crime and Justice

This chapter summarises the findings of the research which explored the operation, views and experiences of the relevant agencies in selecting and processing cases of Anti-Social Behaviour Orders ... More


. Delta Cooperative Farm and the Death of a Vision

Fred C. Smith

in Trouble in Goshen: Plain Folk, Roosevelt, Jesus, and Marx in the Great Depression South

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
September 2014
ISBN:
9781617039560
eISBN:
9781626740099
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University Press of Mississippi
DOI:
10.14325/mississippi/9781617039560.003.0006
Subject:
History, American History: 20th Century

Delta Cooperative Farm and the Death of a Vision is a narrative of a noble experiment that failed. Of the three communities, The Delta Cooperative Farm was the most radical, romantic, practical, and ... More


Perspectives on a Sovereign Debt Restructuring Framework: Less is More

Richard A. Conn

in Too Little, Too Late: The Quest to Resolve Sovereign Debt Crises

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
January 2017
ISBN:
9780231179263
eISBN:
9780231542029
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Columbia University Press
DOI:
10.7312/columbia/9780231179263.003.0014
Subject:
Economics and Finance, Macro- and Monetary Economics

Chapter 13: argues that the creation of an agreed upon framework that interacts with private party contracts or restricts contractual options ex ante is a logical alternative to the status quo. This ... More


Broken society, anti-social contracts, failing state? Rethinking youth marginality

Peter Squires and Carlie Goldsmith

in Youth Marginality in Britain: Contemporary Studies of Austerity

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
January 2018
ISBN:
9781447330523
eISBN:
9781447330578
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Policy Press
DOI:
10.1332/policypress/9781447330523.003.0003
Subject:
Social Work, Communities and Organizations

Peter Squires and Carlie Goldsmith examine social exclusion of youth and the conservative the ideology of the ‘broken society.’ They address young people’s hardship and marginality through a critical ... More


Creating a Framework for Sovereign Debt Restructuring That Works

Martin Guzman and Joseph E. Stiglitz

in Too Little, Too Late: The Quest to Resolve Sovereign Debt Crises

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
January 2017
ISBN:
9780231179263
eISBN:
9780231542029
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Columbia University Press
DOI:
10.7312/columbia/9780231179263.003.0002
Subject:
Economics and Finance, Macro- and Monetary Economics

Recent controversies surrounding sovereign debt restructurings show the weaknesses of the current market-based system in achieving efficient and fair solutions to sovereign debt crises. This article ... More


Dumtaxat de peculio: What’s in a Peculium, or Establishing the Extent of the Principal’s Liability

Jean-Jacques Aubert

in New Frontiers: Law and Society in the Roman World

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
September 2013
ISBN:
9780748668175
eISBN:
9780748684328
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Edinburgh University Press
DOI:
10.3366/edinburgh/9780748668175.003.0010
Subject:
Law, Legal History

Roman Law accepted the fact that dependants endowed with a peculium could engage their principal’s liability up to the extent of the peculium. This statement implies that third contracting parties, ... More


Returning Home with Glory

Michael Williams

in Returning Home with Glory: Chinese Villagers around the Pacific, 1849 to 1949

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
September 2018
ISBN:
9789888390533
eISBN:
9789888455102
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Hong Kong University Press
DOI:
10.5790/hongkong/9789888390533.003.0006
Subject:
History, Asian History

Remittances, letters, qiaokan, visits, and the sending of bones have been discussed in the Chapter 5, as were the organizations and practices that facilitated these. In this chapter is examined the ... More


Building (and Not Building) New York City’s Subway System

Joseph B. Raskin

in The Routes Not Taken: A Trip Through New York City's Unbuilt Subway System

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
May 2014
ISBN:
9780823253692
eISBN:
9780823261109
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Fordham University Press
DOI:
10.5422/fordham/9780823253692.003.0001
Subject:
History, American History: 20th Century

This chapter provides an overview of the plans to expand the subway system from the time of the construction of the first line through the start of the postwar era in 1945. It introduces several of ... More


Richard Epstein and the Incredible Shrinking Government

in Desperately Seeking Certainty: The Misguided Quest for Constitutional Foundations

Published in print:
2002
Published Online:
March 2013
ISBN:
9780226238081
eISBN:
9780226238104
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Chicago Press
DOI:
10.7208/chicago/9780226238104.003.0004
Subject:
Law, Constitutional and Administrative Law

This chapter focuses on the Reagan platform which was constitutionally mandated as studied by Richard Epstein, a brilliant libertarian scholar at the University of Chicago Law School. He argued that ... More


People as Property in Medieval Dubrovnik

Hannah Skoda

in Legalism: Property and Ownership

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
January 2018
ISBN:
9780198813415
eISBN:
9780191851704
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198813415.003.0010
Subject:
Law, Legal History

This article addresses a particularly troubling form of property: slavery in fifteenth-century Dubrovnik. The practice of slavery depended upon law: its articulation lay at the intersection of the ... More


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