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The Resource Lawlessness and economics : alternative modes of governance, Avinash K. Dixit

Lawlessness and economics : alternative modes of governance, Avinash K. Dixit

Label
Lawlessness and economics : alternative modes of governance
Title
Lawlessness and economics
Title remainder
alternative modes of governance
Statement of responsibility
Avinash K. Dixit
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
How can property rights be protected and contracts be enforced in countries where the rule of law is ineffective or absent? How can firms from advanced market economies do business in such circumstances? In Lawlessness and Economics, Avinash Dixit examines the theory of private institutions that transcend or supplement weak economic governance from the state
Member of
Cataloging source
E7B
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Dixit, Avinash K
Dewey number
330.1
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
HD87
LC item number
.D588 2004eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Series statement
Gorman lectures in economics
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  • Economic policy
  • Corporate governance
  • Contracts
  • Right of property
  • Corporation law
  • Business enterprises
  • International cooperation
  • Corporate governance
  • Contracts
  • Right of property
  • Corporation law
  • Business enterprises
  • Developing countries
  • BUSINESS & ECONOMICS
  • Business enterprises
  • Contracts
  • Corporate governance
  • Corporation law
  • Economic policy
  • International cooperation
  • Right of property
  • Developing countries
Label
Lawlessness and economics : alternative modes of governance, Avinash K. Dixit
Instantiates
Publication
Note
"Second printing, and first paperback printing, 2007"--Title page verso
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 155-161) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Cover; Lawlessness and Economics; The Gorman Lectures in Economics; Title; Copyright; Contents; Preface; Lawlessness and Economics; 1 Economics With and Without the Law; 1.1 The Need for Economic Governance; 1.2 Economics Taking the Law for Granted; 1.3 "Lawlessness and Economics" in Context; 1.4 Law and Economics; 1.5 Economics in the Shadow of the Law; 1.6 Other Institutions of Economic Governance; 1.7 Some Basic Analytical Apparatus; 1.8 Approach of the Book; 2 Private Ordering in the Shadow of the Law; 2.1 Issues and Empirical Research; 2.2 Bargaining When the Law is a Backstop
  • 2.3 Relational and Formal Contracts2.4 Arbitration and Information; 2.5 Assessment and Prospects; 2.6 Mathematical Appendix; 3 Relation-Based Contract Enforcement; 3.1 Issues and Empirical Research; 3.2 Relation-Based and Rule-Based Governance; 3.3 Limits of Relation-Based Governance; 3.4 Related Theoretical Models; 3.5 Assessment and Prospects; 3.6 Mathematical Appendix; 4 Profit-Motivated Contract Enforcement; 4.1 Issues and Empirical Research; 4.2 The Structure of the Model; 4.3 Information Intermediaries; 4.4 Enforcement Intermediaries; 4.5 Assessment and Prospects
  • 4.6 Mathematical Appendix5 Private Protection of Property Rights; 5.1 Issues and Empirical Research; 5.2 Production and Protection under Anarchy; 5.3 For-Profit Private Protection; 5.4 A Predatory State and Its Citizens; 5.5 Assessment and Prospects; 5.6 Mathematical Appendix; 6 Conclusion; 6.1 Implications for Institutions and Policies; 6.2 Implications for Future Research; References; Index
Control code
769188189
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (x, 167 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781400841370
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
illustrations.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/ctt116vb
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)769188189
Label
Lawlessness and economics : alternative modes of governance, Avinash K. Dixit
Publication
Note
"Second printing, and first paperback printing, 2007"--Title page verso
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 155-161) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Cover; Lawlessness and Economics; The Gorman Lectures in Economics; Title; Copyright; Contents; Preface; Lawlessness and Economics; 1 Economics With and Without the Law; 1.1 The Need for Economic Governance; 1.2 Economics Taking the Law for Granted; 1.3 "Lawlessness and Economics" in Context; 1.4 Law and Economics; 1.5 Economics in the Shadow of the Law; 1.6 Other Institutions of Economic Governance; 1.7 Some Basic Analytical Apparatus; 1.8 Approach of the Book; 2 Private Ordering in the Shadow of the Law; 2.1 Issues and Empirical Research; 2.2 Bargaining When the Law is a Backstop
  • 2.3 Relational and Formal Contracts2.4 Arbitration and Information; 2.5 Assessment and Prospects; 2.6 Mathematical Appendix; 3 Relation-Based Contract Enforcement; 3.1 Issues and Empirical Research; 3.2 Relation-Based and Rule-Based Governance; 3.3 Limits of Relation-Based Governance; 3.4 Related Theoretical Models; 3.5 Assessment and Prospects; 3.6 Mathematical Appendix; 4 Profit-Motivated Contract Enforcement; 4.1 Issues and Empirical Research; 4.2 The Structure of the Model; 4.3 Information Intermediaries; 4.4 Enforcement Intermediaries; 4.5 Assessment and Prospects
  • 4.6 Mathematical Appendix5 Private Protection of Property Rights; 5.1 Issues and Empirical Research; 5.2 Production and Protection under Anarchy; 5.3 For-Profit Private Protection; 5.4 A Predatory State and Its Citizens; 5.5 Assessment and Prospects; 5.6 Mathematical Appendix; 6 Conclusion; 6.1 Implications for Institutions and Policies; 6.2 Implications for Future Research; References; Index
Control code
769188189
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (x, 167 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781400841370
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
illustrations.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/ctt116vb
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)769188189

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