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Statute Law or Case Law?

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  • Leonardo Felli

    (LSE)

  • Alessandro Riboni

    (Université de Montréal)

  • Luca Anderlini

    (Georgetown University)

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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Date of creation: 2007
Handle: RePEc:red:sed007:952
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