Encyclopedia of Law and Economics

2019 Edition
| Editors: Alain Marciano, Giovanni Battista Ramello

Calabresi: Heterodox Economic Analysis of Law

  • Alain MarcianoEmail author
  • Giovanni Battista Ramello
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DOI: https://doi.org/10.1007/978-1-4614-7753-2_726


Guido Calabresi is one of the founders of the law and economics movement. His approach, however, corresponds to a form of economic analysis of law that, we claim, is heterodox. We show why in this short notice.

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Authors and Affiliations

  • Alain Marciano
    • 1
    • 2
    Email author
  • Giovanni Battista Ramello
    • 1
    • 2
    • 3
    • 4
  1. 1.MRE and University of MontpellierMontpellierFrance
  2. 2.Faculté d’EconomieUniversité de Montpellier and LAMETA-UMR CNRSMontpellierFrance
  3. 3.DiGSPESUniversity of Eastern PiedmontAlessandriaItaly
  4. 4.IELTorinoItaly