The Economics of Contracts: Theories and Applications

Synopsis

This is a comprehensive and up-to-date synthesis of the economic analysis of contracts written by a specially commissioned team of leading international scholars. The book offers a well structured analysis of theoretical developments, the diverse fields of applications, the methodologies in use, and the policy implications at both firm and state level. It offers a unique combination of theoretical and applied economics along with insights from law and management sciences. The volume is designed to appeal to scholars, graduate students and practitioners in economics, management and law.

Additional information

Includes content by:
  • Eric Brousseau
  • Jean-Michel Glachant
  • M'Hand Fares
  • Ronald Coase
  • Oliver E. Williamson
Publisher: Place of publication:
  • Cambridge, England
Publication year:
  • 2002