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The Resource The law and economics of marriage and divorce, edited by Anthony Dnes and Robert Rowthorn

The law and economics of marriage and divorce, edited by Anthony Dnes and Robert Rowthorn

Label
The law and economics of marriage and divorce
Title
The law and economics of marriage and divorce
Statement of responsibility
edited by Anthony Dnes and Robert Rowthorn
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
The role of 'incentives' is considered in this economic approach to family law. The book discusses the possible adverse consequences emanating from faulty legal design, while demonstrating that good family law should provide incentives for consistent behavior. This will interest lawyers, policy-makers and economists concerned with family law
Member of
Cataloging source
MERUC
Dewey number
346.01/5
Index
index present
LC call number
K670
LC item number
.L39 2002eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Dnes, Antony W
  • Rowthorn, Bob
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Domestic relations
  • Domestic relations
  • LAW
  • Domestic relations
  • Eheschließung
  • Ehescheidung
  • Institutionenökonomie
  • Aufsatzsammlung
  • Ökonomische Theorie des Rechts
  • Huwelijksrecht
  • Echtscheidingsrecht
  • Economische aspecten
  • Mariage
  • Divorce
  • Eheschlie€ung
Label
The law and economics of marriage and divorce, edited by Anthony Dnes and Robert Rowthorn
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references 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
Introduction / Antony W. Dnes and Robert Rowthorn -- Marriage: the long-term contract / Lloyd R. Cohen -- Marital commitment and the legal regulation of divorce / Elizabeth S. Scott -- Mutual consent divorce? / Allen M. Parkman -- An economic approach to adultery law / Eric Rasmusen -- Louisiana's covenant marriage law: recapturing the meaning of marriage for the sake of the children / Katherine Shaw Spaht -- Cohabitation and marriage / Antony W. Dnes -- Marriage as a signal / Robert Rowthorn -- For better or for worse? Is bargaining in marriage and divorce efficent? / Martin Zelder -- Weak men and disorderly women: divorce and the division of labor / Steven L. Nock and Margaret F. Brinig -- The impact of legal reforms on marriage and divorce / Douglas W. Allen -- European divorce laws, divorce rates, and their consequences / Ian Smith
Control code
559575134
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (ix, 232 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780511042065
Lccn
2001035640
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)559575134
Label
The law and economics of marriage and divorce, edited by Anthony Dnes and Robert Rowthorn
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references 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
Introduction / Antony W. Dnes and Robert Rowthorn -- Marriage: the long-term contract / Lloyd R. Cohen -- Marital commitment and the legal regulation of divorce / Elizabeth S. Scott -- Mutual consent divorce? / Allen M. Parkman -- An economic approach to adultery law / Eric Rasmusen -- Louisiana's covenant marriage law: recapturing the meaning of marriage for the sake of the children / Katherine Shaw Spaht -- Cohabitation and marriage / Antony W. Dnes -- Marriage as a signal / Robert Rowthorn -- For better or for worse? Is bargaining in marriage and divorce efficent? / Martin Zelder -- Weak men and disorderly women: divorce and the division of labor / Steven L. Nock and Margaret F. Brinig -- The impact of legal reforms on marriage and divorce / Douglas W. Allen -- European divorce laws, divorce rates, and their consequences / Ian Smith
Control code
559575134
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (ix, 232 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780511042065
Lccn
2001035640
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)559575134

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