Encyclopedia of Law & Economics - 4500 Unforeseen Contingencies - Risk Allocation (incl. symmetric information imperfections)

Adams, Michael (1986), 'Der Irrtum Ÿber "kŸnftige Sachverhalte" - Anwendungsbeispiel und EinfŸrhung in die škonomische Analyse des Rechts', RECHT, Zeitschrift fŸr juristische Ausbildung und Praxis , 14-23.

Adams, Michael (1986), 'Zur Behandlung von IrrtŸmern und Offenbarungspflichten im Vertragsrecht (On Mistake and Information Revelation Duties in Contract Law)', 186 Archiv fŸr die civilistische Praxis , 453-489.

Aivazian, Varouj A., Trebilcock, Michael J. and Penny, Michael (1984), 'The Law of Contract Modifications: The Uncertain Quest for a Benchmark of Enforceability', 22 Osgoode Hall Law Journal , 173-212. Reprinted in Goldberg, Victor P. (ed.), Readings in the Economics of Contract Law, Cambridge, Cambridge University Press, 1989, 207.

Ashley, Stephen S. (1975), 'The Economic Implications of the Doctrine of Impossibility', 26 Hastings Law Journal , 1251-1276.

Barnes, David W. and Stout, Lynn A. (1992), Economics of Contract Law , Minneapolis, West Publishing.

Bellantuono, Giuseppe (1995), 'Polizza fideiussoria, reticenza e obblighi di informazione (Performance bond, non-disclosure and duties of information)', Il Foro Italiano , 1905-1909.

Birmingham, Robert L. (1969), 'A Second Look at Suez Canal Cases: Excuse for Nonperformance of Contractual Obligations in the Light of Economic Theory', 20 Hastings Law Journal , 1393-1416.

Brinig, Margaret F. and Alexeev, Michael V. (1995), 'Fraud in Courtship: Annulment and Divorce', 2 European Journal of Law and Economics , 45-63.

Bruce, Christopher J. (1982), 'An Economic Analysis of the Impossibility Doctrine', 11 Journal of Legal Studies , 311-323.

Centner, Terence J. and Wetzstein, Michael E. (1987), 'Reducing Moral Hazard Associated With Implied Warranties of Animal Health', 68 American Journal of Agricultural Economics , 143-150.

Centner, Terence J. and Wetzstein, Michael E. (1988), 'Reducing Moral Hazard Associated With Implied Warranties of Animal Health: Reply', 70 American Journal of Agricultural Economics , 413-414.

Chami, Ralph (1996), 'King Lear's Dilemma: Precommitment Versus the Last Word', 52 Economics Letters , 171-176.

Chami, Ralph and Fischer, Jeffrey (1996), 'Altruism, Matching and Nonmarket Insurance', 34 Economic Inquiry , 630-647.

Chisholm, Darlene C. (1993), 'Asset Specificity and Long-Term Contracts: The Case of the Motion-Pictures Industry', 19 Eastern Economic Journal , 143-155.

Chisholm, Darlene C. (1996), 'Continuous Degrees of Residual Claimancy: Some Contractual Evidence', 3 Applied Economics Letters , 739-741.

Chisholm, Darlene C. (1997), 'Profit-Sharing Versus Fixed-Payment Contracts: Evidence From the Motion Pictures Industry', 13 Journal of Law, Economics, and Organization , 169-201.

Frech, H. Edward III and Decanio, Stephen J. (1993), 'Vertical Contracts: A Natural Experiment in Gas Pipeline Regulation', 149 Journal of Institutional and Theoretical Economics , 370-392.

Gillette, Clayton P. (1985), 'Commercial Rationality and the Duty to Adjust Long-Term Contracts', 69 Minnesota Law Review , 521 ff.

Goldberg, Victor P. (1985), 'Price Adjustment in Long-Term Contracts', Wisconsin Law Review , 527-543. Reprinted in Speidel, Summers and White, Commercial Law: Teaching Materials, fourth edition, 1987.

Goldberg, Victor P. (1988), 'Impossibility and Related Excuses', 144 Journal of Institutional and Theoretical Economics , 100-116.

Hansmann, Henry B. and Kraakman, Reinier H. (1992), 'Hands-Tying Contracts: Book Publishing, Venture Capital Financing, and Secured Debt', Journal of Law, Economics, and Organization , 628-655.

Hasen, Richard L. (1990), 'Comment, Efficiency Under Informational Asymmetry: The Effect of Framing on Legal Rules', 38 UCLA Law Review , 391 ff.

Hurst, Thomas R. (1976), 'Freedom of Contract in an Unstable Economy: Judicial Reallocation of Contractual Risks under UOC' Section 2-615', 54 North Carolina Law Review , 545-583.

Johnsen, D. Bruce, and (1995), 'The Quasi-Rent Structure of Corporate Enterprise: A Transaction Cost Theory', 44 Emory Law Journal , 1277 ff.

Johnsen, D. Bruce, Habib, Michel A. and Naik, Narayan Y., 'Spin-offs and Information', Journal of Financial Intermediation .

Joskow, Paul L. (1977), 'Commercial Impossibility, the Uranium Market and the Westinghouse Case', 6 Journal of Legal Studies , 119-176.

Koller, Ingo (1979), Die Risikozurechnung bei Vertragsstšrungen in AustauschvertrŠgen (The Risk Allocation of Contract Disturbances in Bilateral Contracts) , MŸnchen, C.H. Beck, 474 p.

MacKaay, Ejan and Fabien, Claude (1983), 'Le Droit Civil aux Prises avec l'Inflation', Revue de Droit de McGill , 284-334.

MacKaay, Ejan and Fabien, Claude (1984), 'Civil Law ande the Fight against Inflation - A Legal and Economic Analysis of the Quebec Case', Louisiana Law Review , 719-754.

Miceli, Thomas J. (1995), 'Contract Modification When Litigating for Damages Is Costly', 15 International Review of Law and Economics , 87-99.

Miceli, Thomas J. (1995), 'Renegotiation of Listing Contracts, Seller Opportunism, and Efficiency: an Economic Analysis', 23 Real Estate Economics , 369-383.

Pardolesi, Roberto (1996), 'Regole di default e razionalitˆ limitata: per un (diverso) approccio di analisi economica al diritto dei contratti (Default rules and bounded rationality: for a (different) economic approach to contract law)', Rivista critica del diritto privato , 451-466.

Pardolesi, Roberto (1996), 'Regole di default e razionalit.. limitata: per un (diverso) approccio di analisi economica al diritto dei contratti (Default rules and bounded rationality: for a different economic approach to contract law)', Rivista critica del diritto privato .

Perloff, Jeffrey M. (1981), 'The Effects of Breaches of Forward Contracts Due to Unanticipated Price Changes', 10 Journal of Legal Studies , 221-235.

Phillips, Jenny (1978), 'Comments on Posner's and Rosenfield's Paper', in Skogh, Gšran (ed.), Law and Economics. Report from a Symposium in Lund , Lund, Juridiska Fšreningen, 95-96.

Polinsky, A. Mitchell (1983), 'Risk Sharing through Breach of Contract Remedies', 12 Journal of Legal Studies , 427-444.

Polinsky, A. Mitchell (1987), 'Fixed Price versus Spot Price Contracts: A Study in Risk Allocation', 3(1) Journal of Law, Economics, and Organization , 27-46.

Polinsky, Mitchell A. (1987), 'Fixed Price versus Spot Price Contracts: A Study in Risk Allocation', 3 Journal of Law, Economics, and Organization , 27-46.

Posner, Richard A. and Rosenfield, Andrew M. (1977), 'Impossibility and Related Doctrines in Contract Law: An Economic Analysis', 6 Journal of Legal Studies , 83-118. Reprinted in Skogh, Gšran (ed.), Law and Economics. Report from a Symposium in Lund, Sweden, 24-26 August 1977; Lund, Juridiska Fšreningen, 1978; 57-94. in Goldberg, Victor P. (ed.), Readings in the Economics of Contract Law, Readings in the Economics of Contract Law, 1989, 200-212.

Rasmusen, Eric and Ayres, Ian (1993), 'Mutual and Unilateral Mistake in Contract Law', 22 Journal of Legal Studies , 309-343.

Schwartz, Alan (1976), 'Sales Law and Inflations', 50 Southern California Law Review , 1 ff. Reprinted in Kronman, Anthony T. and Posner, Richard A. (eds.), The Economics of Contract Law, Boston, Little Brown, 1979, 138-142.

Schwartze, Andreas (1988), 'Die Beseitigung des Wegfalls der GeschŠftsgrundlage: Zur wirtschaftlichen Effizienz und zur juristischen Konsistenz eines škonomischen Modells' [The Abolition of the Frustration of Contract: On Economic Efficiency and Legal Consistency of an Economic', Recht und Risiko , 155-170.

Seita, Alex Y. (1984), 'Uncertainty and Contract Law', 46 University of Pittsburgh Law Review , 75-148.

Smith, Janet Kiholm (1987), 'Trade Credit and Informational Asymmetry', 42 Journal of Finance , 863-872.

Smith, Janet Kiholm and Cox, Steven R. (1985), 'The Pricing of Legal Services: A Contractual Solution to the Problem of Bilateral Opportunism', 14 Journal of Legal Studies , 167-183.

Smith, Janet Kiholm and Smith, Richard L. (1985), 'A Theory of Ex Post Versus Ex Ante Price Determination', 23 Economic Inquiry , 57-67.

Smith, Janet Kiholm and Smith, Richard L. (1990), 'Contract Law, Mutual Mistake, and Incentives to Produce and Disclose Information', 19 Journal of Legal Studies , 467-488.

Speidel, Richard E. (1981), 'Court-Imposed Price Adjustements Under Long-Term Supply Contracts', 76 Northwestern University Law Review , 369-422.

Spier, Kathryn E. (1992), 'Incomplete Contracts and Signalling', 23 (3) Rand Journal of Economics , 432-443.

Stout, Lynn A. and Barnes, David D. (1992), Economics of Contract Law , West Publishing.

Sykes, Alan O. (1990), 'The Doctrine of Commercial Impracticability in a Second-best World', 19 Journal of Legal Studies , 43-94.

Triantis, George G. (1992), 'Contractual Allocation of Unknown Risks: A Critique of the Doctrine of Commercial Impracticability', 42 University of Toronto Law Journal , 450-483.

Trimarchi, Pietro (1989), 'Der Wegfall der GeschŠftsgrundlage aus allokativer Sicht - Kommentar (The Frustration of Contract from an Allocative Sig)', in Ott, Claus and SchŠfer, Hans-Bernd (eds.), Allekationseffizienz in der Rechtsordnung , Berlin, Springer, 163-167.

Trimarchi, Pietro (1991), 'Commercial Impracticability in Contract Law: An Economic Analysis', 11 International Review of Law and Economics , 63-82.

Vandegrift, Donald (1997), 'Decision Costs, Contract Excuse and the Westinghouse Commercial Impracticability Case', 4 European Journal of Law and Economics , 41-54.

Veljanovski, Cento G. (1988), 'Impossibility and Related Excuses: Comment', 144 Journal of Institutional and Theoretical Economics , 117-121.

Warren, Elizabeth (1981), 'Trade Usage and Parties in the Trade: An Economic Rationale for an Inflexible Rule', 42 University of Pittsburgh Law Review , 515 ff.

White, Michelle J. (1988), 'Contract Breach and Contract Discharge due to Impossibility: A Unified Theory', 17 Journal of Legal Studies , 353-376.

Wladis, John D. (1988), 'Impracticability as Risk Allocation: The Effect of Changed Circumstances Upon Contract Obligations for the Sale of Goods', 22 Georgia Law Review , 503 ff.