‘Robin Kar, The Emerging New Life of Contract Law Studies, Part III’

In Part II, I described how More Than You Wanted to Know seeks to answer psychological and empirical questions relevant to consumer protection law based not on ungrounded psychological premises or the kind of abstract theoretical reasoning that is typically associated with the classical law and economics paradigm but rather on actual psychological and empirical research. I suggested that these methodological moves explain the power of the book to take us much closer to the truth about use and sufficiency of mandatory disclosure regimes to cure a host of problems in consumer contracting. … (more)

[ContractsProf Blog, 9 October]

First posted 2014-10-10 05:47:07

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