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Books Books 1 - 10 of about 45 related to Uncommon Sense: Economic Insights, from Marriage to Terrorism.   

Aging and Old Age

Richard A. Posner - Family & Relationships - 1995 - 375 pages
Discusses the role of older people in American society and the effect they have on the economy
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A TREATISE ON THE FAMILY

Gary S. Becker - Business & Economics - 1991 - 424 pages
Imagine each family as a kind of little factory—a multiperson unit producing meals, health, skills, children, and self-esteem from market goods and the time, skills, and ...
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Private Choices and Public Health: The AIDS Epidemic in an Economic Perspective

Tomas J. Philipson, Richard A. Posner - Business & Economics - 1993 - 264 pages
Neither liberal nor conservative, yet on the whole skeptical about governmental involvement in the epidemic, this book is certain to be controversial, but its injection of hard ...
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Shylock on Trial: The Appellate Briefs

Richard A. Posner, Charles Fried - Law - 2013 - 32 pages
William Shakespeare is inextricably linked with the law, his plays rich in its terms, settings, and thought processes. In Shylock on Trial: The Appellate Briefs, the Hon ...
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A Guide to America's Sex Laws

Richard A. Posner, Katharine B. Silbaugh - Law - 1996 - 243 pages
Sex, although considered by many in our culture the quintessential private activity, is blanketed by a staggering number and variety of laws. This first concise compendium of ...
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The Essential Holmes: Selections from the Letters, Speeches, Judicial ...

Oliver Wendell Holmes, Richard A. Posner - Biography & Autobiography - 1997 - 374 pages
Oliver Wendell Holmes, Jr., has been called the greatest jurist and legal scholar in the history of the English-speaking world. In this collection of his speeches, opinions ...
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An Affair of State: the investigation, impeachment, and trial of President ...

Richard A. Posner - Current Events - 2009 - 288 pages
In a book written while the events were unfolding, Richard Posner presents a balanced and scholarly understanding of President Clinton's year of crisis which began when his ...
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The Problematics of Moral and Legal Theory

Richard A. Posner - Law - 2009 - 336 pages
Ambitious legal thinkers have become mesmerized by moral philosophy, believing that great figures in the philosophical tradition hold the keys to understanding and improving ...
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