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            The Theory of Transaction in Institutional Economics: A History

            The Theory of Transaction in Institutional Economics: A History (Hardback)

            By Vatiero, Massimiliano

            • RRP: $271.00
            • $271.00
            • Pub Date
              5 Apr 20

            Despite abundant literature on transaction costs, there is little to no in-depth analysis regarding what the transaction is or how it works. Drawing on both mainstream and heterodox literature and a variety of interdisciplinary sources, this monograph traces the history of transa...ction costs in institutional economics, mapping the topicality and use of the idea of transaction in institutional economics literature over time, explicating how historical context affects this idea. Vatiero treats the idea of 'transaction' as a construct with legal, competitive and political dimensions, and connects different approaches within institutional economics. The book covers the contributions of key thinkers from different schools, including Veblen, Coase, North, Williamson, Dixit. This book will be of interest to advanced students and researchers of the history of economic thought, institutional economics, microeconomic theory, and law and economics.
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            ISBN 9780367194697
            Released NZ 5 Apr 2020
            Publisher Taylor & Francis Ltd
            Interest Age 16+ years
            Series Routledge Studies in the History of Economics
            Available for pre-order, ships once released
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            Australian Contract Law: Principles and Cases

            Australian Contract Law: Principles and Cases (Paperback)

            By Cheong, May Fong

            • RRP: $162.00
            • $162.00
            • Pub Date
              15 Dec 19

            Adopting a distinctive two-in-one text and casebook style, Australian Contract Law: Principles and Cases concisely sets out general principles of contract law explained and illustrated through key cases. After the statement of principles, a case note provides the salient facts, t...he issue, and the decision of the court. This is followed by key extracts of relevant parts of the judgment which have been carefully selected to enable students to analyse case law and learn from first principles. The book contains 24 chapters of topics covered in contract law courses set out in four parts: Formation of Contract, Terms, Avoidance, and Discharge and Damages. Each chapter provides two sets of questions: Essential Questions for revision, and Practice Questions for problem solving hypothetical contractual disputes. References to journal articles facilitate further study and extended reading. The discussions and commentaries of case law and statutory materials include recent cases of the High Court such as: Pipikos v Trayans, 2018 (part performance) Thorne v Kennedy, 2017 (undue influence, unconscionable conduct) Ecosse Property Holdings Pty Ltd v Gee Dee Nominees Pty Ltd, 2017 (construction of contracts) Crown Melbourne Limited v Cosmopolitan Hotel (Vic) Pty Ltd, 2016 (collateral contract, estoppel) Simic v New South Wales Land and Housing Corporation, 2016 (rectification) Written with the needs of students in mind, two other features have been included to help students critically engage with the materials: Sample Sale of Goods Contract Guide to Answering Problem Based Questions in Assignments and Examinations The author, May Fong Cheong, is a Senior Lecturer at the Thomas More Law School, Faculty of Law and Business, Australian Catholic University, and Visiting Fellow at the Faculty of Law, University of New South Wales. She has taught contract law for fifteen years in Malaysia, and for the past nine years in Australia. She is also author of the following texts published by Th
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            ISBN 9780455243856
            Published NZ 15 Dec 2019
            Publisher Law Book Co of Australasia
            Interest Age General Audience
            Available at publisher; ships 6-14 working days
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            Virginia Contract Law

            Virginia Contract Law (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

            By Cummins, Tom

            • RRP: $246.99
            • $246.99
            • In Stock US

            The new gold standard on Virginia contract law. At once fresh, practical, and comprehensive, this is the most authoritative guide to Virginia contract law ever published. With clarity and precision, Virginia Contract Law covers the essentials of contract formation, performance, a...nd breach. It examines the leading defenses to breach of contract claims, available remedies, and principles of contract interpretation. It explains third-party rights and obligations. It addresses the specialized rules that apply to the sales of goods. And it concludes with an innovative set of best practices for better contracting and litigating. This book has been specifically designed for both the novice and experienced professional, layperson and lawyer, consumer and businessperson. With clear and concise examples, more than 200 sample cases enhance the reader's understanding by illustrating how the legal principles work in practice. More than 1,600 footnotes locate additional authorities for the principles being analyzed. And throughout, practice pointers and tips provide real-world guidance. In this indispensable book, Tom Cummins, a practicing attorney, has produced the powerful new gold standard on Virginia contract law. Pick up your copy today. Once you do, you'll find it hard to put down.
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            ISBN 9781696980357
            Released NZ 21 Oct 2019
            Publisher Independently Published
            Interest Age General Audience
            Series Contract Law
            Internationally sourced; ships 6-12 working days
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