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ABCs of Microe conomics
Coa s e The ore m
Economic Ana lys is of Tort La w
The Obje ctive s of EAL
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As s umptions of EAL
Jurisprudence Law and Economics
ABCs of Microec
According to the Purpose theory, juristic persons are not persons at all. They are subjectless
properties designed for certain purpose. How relevant is this analogy in the contemporary world?
Answer with illustrations and referenc
The Concept of Justice - Justice, Judicial Independence & Good Governance
1. Justice is an open concept
There are different theories of justice
Utilitarian (? ? ) approach
Utilitarianism creates conditions where the individual has little choice and has
What is judicial independence? What is good governance? Can there be good governance without
One of the keys of a socially and economically successful nation is good governance.
Within the many characteristics
Negligence and Strict Liability
The most common economic definition of negligence can be seen in operation in Judge Learned Hand's
famous opinion, U.S. v. Carroll Towing Co., 159 F.2d 169, 174 (2nd Circuit 1947). The event that ga
The concept of property
Jurisprudence: The concept of property
Whether property can be stolen and whether property is capable of being owned?
This topic can be discussed under two premises.
The first premise is that, under the concept of
On Civil Justice, Whether the CJR in Hong Kong is a success (consider in the perspective of civil
justice)? (1400 words)
Concept of Civil Justice
The concept of civil justice was defined by A Zuckerman in his book Justice in Crisis: Comparative
Question: Do you think law is an autopoietic system? Why?
1. Definition of autopoietic system
The origins of autopoietic social systems theory are found in biology.
Autopoiesis is a word created by Maturana (1980, p. xvii) to convey t
AUTOPOETIC SOCIAL SYSTEMS THEORY: THE COEVOLUTION OF LAW AND THE ECONOMY
Centre for Business Research, University of Cambridge
Working Paper No. 409
School of Economics and Management,
Catholic University of Portugal,
Rua Diogo Botelho, 13
L ecture 12
& Systems Theory
14 July 2012
City U 14 July 2012 Jurisprudence Institutional Economics & Systems 2
L ecture 10
7 July 2012
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Jurisprudence Sociological Approach
City U 7 July 2012
Jurisprudence Sociological Appr
Comment whether there is 1 theory which can justify the existence of private property.
(First Occupation, Labour Theory, Economic Efficiency Theory and Social Utility Theory)
Theories on different property