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An Overview of Behavioral Law and Economics

Eyal Zamir and Doron Teichman

in Behavioral Law and Economics

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
June 2018
ISBN:
9780190901349
eISBN:
9780190901387
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190901349.003.0004
Subject:
Law, Philosophy of Law

The chapter introduces behavioral law and economics. It is divided into three sections. The first section describes the history of behavioral law and economics since the late 1970s. The second ... More


Consent, Pareto, and Behavioral Law and Economics

in Kantian Ethics and Economics: Autonomy, Dignity, and Character

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
June 2013
ISBN:
9780804768948
eISBN:
9780804777636
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Stanford University Press
DOI:
10.11126/stanford/9780804768948.003.0006
Subject:
Economics and Finance, History of Economic Thought

This chapter explores how consent ensures that people get the respect they deserve by virtue of their dignity. It first considers Pareto superiority and elaborates on Immanuel Kant's position on ... More


Did You Say ‘Theories of Choice’?: On the Limited and Variable Appetite for Theories in Consumer Law

Anne-Lise Sibony

in Theories of Choice: The Social Science and the Law of Decision Making

Published in print:
2021
Published Online:
February 2021
ISBN:
9780198863175
eISBN:
9780191895678
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198863175.003.0007
Subject:
Law, Company and Commercial Law

This chapter takes up two difficult questions: ‘does the law contain one or more theories of choice?’ and, if it does, ‘is there a meta-theory to tell us which theory of choice to use in which ... More


The Proper Scope of Behavioural Law and Economics

Christoph Engel

in Theories of Choice: The Social Science and the Law of Decision Making

Published in print:
2021
Published Online:
February 2021
ISBN:
9780198863175
eISBN:
9780191895678
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198863175.003.0002
Subject:
Law, Company and Commercial Law

Behavioural law and economics applies the conceptual tools of behavioural economics to the analysis of legal problems and legal intervention. These models, and the experiments to test them, assume an ... More


Procrastination and the Law

Manuel A. Utset

in The Thief of Time: Philosophical Essays on Procrastination

Published in print:
2010
Published Online:
May 2010
ISBN:
9780195376685
eISBN:
9780199776306
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195376685.003.0015
Subject:
Philosophy, Moral Philosophy

This chapter develops a model of repeated procrastination that can be used to examine the efficacy of legal rules. The model yields the following counterintuitive result: if the immediate costs of ... More


Introduction

Eyal Zamir and Doron Teichman

in Behavioral Law and Economics

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
June 2018
ISBN:
9780190901349
eISBN:
9780190901387
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190901349.003.0001
Subject:
Law, Philosophy of Law

Standard economic analysis of law is based on rational choice theory. In recent decades, numerous experimental and empirical findings have established prevalent and systematic deviations from the ... More


Regulating under Uncertainty about Rationality: From Decision Theory to Machine Learning and Complexity Theory

Philipp Hacker

in Theories of Choice: The Social Science and the Law of Decision Making

Published in print:
2021
Published Online:
February 2021
ISBN:
9780198863175
eISBN:
9780191895678
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198863175.003.0006
Subject:
Law, Company and Commercial Law

Theories of choice, and their legal consequences, dramatically differ based on whether they are premised on rational or boundedly rational actors. This chapter describes the interactions between, and ... More


Rational Choice and its Limits for the Solution of Social and Legal Problems: Three Observations on Behavioural Law and Economics

Simon Deakin

in Theories of Choice: The Social Science and the Law of Decision Making

Published in print:
2021
Published Online:
February 2021
ISBN:
9780198863175
eISBN:
9780191895678
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198863175.003.0003
Subject:
Law, Company and Commercial Law

This chapter addresses a number of methodological issues arising from the behavioural turn in law and economics and its claim to have established more realistic foundations for both positive and ... More


Conclusion

Anne C. Dailey

in Law and the Unconscious: A Psychoanalytic Perspective

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
May 2018
ISBN:
9780300188837
eISBN:
9780300190083
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Yale University Press
DOI:
10.12987/yale/9780300188837.003.0010
Subject:
Law, Criminal Law and Criminology

The conclusion to this book situates the study of law and psychoanalysis in relationship to two dominant and related trends in legal thought: the behavioral law and economics movement and liberal ... More


Criminal Law as an Efficiency-Enhancing Device: The Contribution of Gary Becker

Alon Harel

in Foundational Texts in Modern Criminal Law

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
November 2014
ISBN:
9780199673612
eISBN:
9780191751745
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199673612.003.0016
Subject:
Law, Criminal Law and Criminology, Legal History

This chapter explores the contributions of Gary Becker to criminal law and points out its limitations. In Becker’s view, crime ought to be understood as a rational behavior on the part of criminals ... More


The Psychology of Property Law

Stephanie M. Stern and Daphna Lewinsohn-Zamir

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
September 2020
ISBN:
9781479835683
eISBN:
9781479857623
Item type:
book
Publisher:
NYU Press
DOI:
10.18574/nyu/9781479835683.001.0001
Subject:
Psychology, Social Psychology

The Psychology of Property Law considers how research in psychology offers new perspectives on property rules and doctrines, and suggests avenues of reform. The book explains how assumptions about ... More


Theories of Choice: The Social Science and the Law of Decision Making

Stefan Grundmann and Philipp Hacker (eds)

Published in print:
2021
Published Online:
February 2021
ISBN:
9780198863175
eISBN:
9780191895678
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198863175.001.0001
Subject:
Law, Company and Commercial Law

Choice is a key concept of our time. It is a foundational mechanism for every legal order in societies that are, politically, constituted as democracies and, economically, built on the market ... More


Law and the Unconscious: A Psychoanalytic Perspective

Anne C. Dailey

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
May 2018
ISBN:
9780300188837
eISBN:
9780300190083
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Yale University Press
DOI:
10.12987/yale/9780300188837.001.0001
Subject:
Law, Criminal Law and Criminology

This book establishes the vital relevance of contemporary psychoanalysis to law. Our legal system is predicated on the idea that people act rationally and of their own free will. Yet the facts of ... More


Introduction

Anne C. Dailey

in Law and the Unconscious: A Psychoanalytic Perspective

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
May 2018
ISBN:
9780300188837
eISBN:
9780300190083
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Yale University Press
DOI:
10.12987/yale/9780300188837.003.0001
Subject:
Law, Criminal Law and Criminology

This introductory chapter describes the enduring ways in which law fails to account for the complexity and richness of our unconscious lives. Law relies on a presumption of rationality, that is, the ... More


Game Theory and the Law: Incomplete Knowledge about the Knowledge of Other Players

Marlies Ahlert

in Theories of Choice: The Social Science and the Law of Decision Making

Published in print:
2021
Published Online:
February 2021
ISBN:
9780198863175
eISBN:
9780191895678
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198863175.003.0004
Subject:
Law, Company and Commercial Law

Classical game theory analyses strategic interactions under extreme idealisations. It assumes cognitively unconstrained players with common knowledge concerning game forms, preferences, and ... More


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