Common law and civil law as pro-market adaptations

We argue that in the development of the Western legal system, cognitive departures are the main determinant of the optimal degree of judicial rule-making. Judicial discretion, seen here as the main distinguishing feature between both legal systems, is introduced in civil law jurisdictions to protect...

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Main Author: Arruñada, Benito
Andonova, Veneta Stefanova
Format: Paper
Language: English
Place of publication: 01.06.2008
Data of publication: 2008-06-01
Online Access: available in Bonn?
Database: Recercat
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