The strategic constitution /

"Robert Cooter argues that constitutional theory should trouble itself less with literary analysis and arguments over founders' intentions and focus much more on the real-world consequences of various constitutional provisions and choices. Pooling theories from economics and political scie...

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Main Author: Cooter, Robert.
Format: Book
Language:English
Published: Princeton, N.J. : Princeton University Press, [2000], ©2000.
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Summary:"Robert Cooter argues that constitutional theory should trouble itself less with literary analysis and arguments over founders' intentions and focus much more on the real-world consequences of various constitutional provisions and choices. Pooling theories from economics and political science, particularly those developed from game theory, Cooter's economic analysis of constitutions fundamentally recasts a field of growing interest and dramatic international importance."--BOOK JACKET.
Physical Description:xvi, 412 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm.
Bibliography:Includes bibliographical references (pages [381]-398) and indexes.
ISBN:0691058644 (CL : alk. paper)