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Exchange Order Property and Liability As an Economic System

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ISBN-10: 0190694270

ISBN-13: 9780190694272

Edition: 2017

Authors: Richard Adelstein

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There are three basic institutional systems for governing the exchange of property. One is consensual: the exchange of property rights in ordinary markets. The other two, however, are nonconsensual: the involuntary exchange of entitlements in either civil or criminal liability cases. In The Exchange Order, Richard Adelstein argues that while markets, torts, and criminal justice are ostensibly different constellations of institutions, organizations and individuals, they are remarkably alike. Each governs a particular kind of exchange through a distinctive set of institutions, rules and procedures. They have all evolved over many centuries from the same root, a deep-seated human propensity…    
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List price: $105.00
Copyright year: 2017
Publisher: Oxford University Press, Incorporated
Publication date: 9/28/2017
Binding: Hardcover
Pages: 288
Size: 9.41" wide x 6.30" long x 1.00" tall
Weight: 1.144
Language: English

Richard Adelstein is Professor of Economics at Wesleyan University, USA.