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Economic myths about common law realities

C. G. Veljanovski

Economic myths about common law realities

economic efficiency and the law of torts

by C. G. Veljanovski

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Published by LAW and Economics Programme, Faculty of Law, University of Toronto in [Toronto] .
Written in English

  • Negligence -- Economic aspects -- Great Britain.,
  • Torts -- Economic aspects -- Great Britain.,
  • Liability (Law) -- Great Britain.,
  • Employers" liability -- Great Britain.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references.

    Statementby Cento G. Veljanovski.
    SeriesLaw and economics workshop series -- no. WSII-9
    ContributionsUniversity of Toronto. Faculty of Law.
    LC ClassificationsKF1284 V351979
    The Physical Object
    Pagination55, 16 p. :
    Number of Pages55
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL17384282M

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