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Lawmakers as Norm Entrepreneurs



Details zur Publikation
Autor(inn)en:
Carbonara, E.; Parisi, F.; von Wangenheim, G.
Publikationsjahr:
2008
Zeitschrift:
Review of Law and Economics
Seitenbereich:
779-799
Jahrgang/Band:
4
ISSN:
1555-5879

Zusammenfassung, Abstract
In this paper we consider the role of lawmakers as norm entrepreneurs. Drawing from expressive law theories and social response theories, we shed light on the role of law in shaping social values and norms, and on the ability of the law to produce social norms where they did not exist before. Furthermore, we unveil a possible undesirable effect of legal intervention, where a legal innovation can cause social divide and possible conflicts.


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