Freedom of Contract and Paternalism

Prospects and Limits of an Economic Approach

  • Authors
  • Péter Cserne

Part of the Perspectives from Social Economics book series (PSE)

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A theoretical discussion and internal critique of mainstream law and economics scholarship, especially as it approaches the issue of paternalism. Cserne discusses how, and to what extent, economic analysis can explain and/or justify the limitations on freedom of contract, with special emphasis on paternalism.


contract contract law economics law and economics

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