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  • Leonardo Felli

    (LSE)

  • Alessandro Riboni

    (Université de Montréal)

  • Luca Anderlini

    (Georgetown University)

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regime is superior in more slow-changing ones (e.g. inheritance law).

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Paper provided by Society for Economic Dynamics in its series 2007 Meeting Papers with number 952.

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  1. Luca Anderlini & Leonardo Felli & Andrew Postlewaite, 2006. "Should Courts always Enforce what Contracting Parties Write?," CESifo Working Paper Series 1847, CESifo Group Munich.
  2. Anderlini, Luca & Felli, Leonardo & Riboni, Alessandro, 2011. "Why Stare Decisis?," CEPR Discussion Papers 8266, C.E.P.R. Discussion Papers.
  3. Hadfield, Gillian K., 2011. "The dynamic quality of law: The role of judicial incentives and legal human capital in the adaptation of law," Journal of Economic Behavior & Organization, Elsevier, vol. 79(1-2), pages 80-94, June.
  4. Gennaioli, Nicola & Perotti, Enrico C, 2011. "Standardized Enforcement: Access to Justice vs Contractual Innovation," CEPR Discussion Papers 8478, C.E.P.R. Discussion Papers.
  5. Nicola Gennaioli & Enrico Perotti & Giacomo Ponzetto, 2014. "Standardized Enforcement: Legal Evolution, Contract Evolution and Standardization," Working Papers 747, Barcelona Graduate School of Economics.
  6. Leonardo Felli & Giovanni Immordino & Alessandro Riboni & Luca Anderlini, 2008. "Legal Origins and Creative Destruction," 2008 Meeting Papers 733, Society for Economic Dynamics.
  7. Hadfield, Gillian K., 2008. "The levers of legal design: Institutional determinants of the quality of law," Journal of Comparative Economics, Elsevier, vol. 36(1), pages 43-73, March.

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