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Legal Precursors of Transaction Cost Economics
Faculty Scholarship
  • D. Gordon Smith
Publication Date
9-30-2009
Disciplines
Document Type
Essay
Abstract
This essay traces the legal precursors of transaction cost economics by focusing on three prominent faculty of the University of Wisconsin: John R. Commons, J. Willard Hurst, and Stewart Macaulay.
General Notes
Published as "Commons, Hurst, Macaulay, and the Wisconsin legal tradition", chapter 7 of the Elgar Companion to Transaction Cost Economics.
Citation Information
D. Gordon Smith. "Legal Precursors of Transaction Cost Economics" (2009) p. 66 - 73
Available at: http://works.bepress.com/gordon_smith/31/