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The Economic Structure of Tort Law

William M. Landes, Richard A. Posner - Business & Economics - 1987 - 329 pages
Written by a lawyer and an economist, this is the first full-length economic study of tort law--the body of law that governs liability for accidents and for intentional wrongs ...
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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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Uncommon Sense: Economic Insights, from Marriage to Terrorism

Gary S. Becker, Richard A. Posner - Law - 2009 - 384 pages
On December 5, 2004, the still-developing blogosphere took one of its biggest steps toward mainstream credibility, as Nobel Prize–winning economist Gary S. Becker and renowned ...
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Natural Monopoly and Its Regulation

Richard A. Posner - Political Science - 1999 - 116 pages
Natural monopolies exist in those markets in which demand can be satisfied at lowest cost by the output of only one rather than several competing firms. Under such conditions ...
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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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