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1.

The Constitution of the Roman Republic: A Political Economy Perspective

U of Chicago Law & Economics, Olin Working Paper No. 540, U of Chicago, Public Law & Legal Theory Working Paper No. 327
Number of pages: 35 Posted: 03 Nov 2010
Working Paper Series
University of Chicago - Law School
Downloads 1,762
2.

The Historical Foundation of Law

Emory Law Journal, Vol. 54, 2005
Number of pages: 19 Posted: 12 Feb 2005
Accepted Paper Series
Emory University School of Law
Downloads 1,739
3.

Morality, Social Norms and the Rule of Law as Transaction Cost-Saving Devices: The Case of Ancient Athens

European Journal of Law and Economics, Vol. 33, No. 3, 2012, pp. 621-643
Number of pages: 23 Posted: 19 Jul 2007 Last Revised: 15 Jul 2012
Accepted Paper Series
University of Piraeus and University of Athens - Department of Philosophy & History of Science
Downloads 1,707
4.

An Introduction to Greek Contract Law

Global Jurist Topics, Vol. 1, No. 1, 2001
Number of pages: 24 Posted: 30 May 2001
Accepted Paper Series
University of Athens - Department of Philosophy & History of Science
Downloads 1,592
5.

On the Proto-Indo-European Language of the Indus Valley Civilization (and its Implications for Western Prehistory)

The Sindhu-Sarasvati Civilization: New Perspectives (Essays in Honor of the Archaeologist Dr. S.R. Rao) (2014)
Number of pages: 90 Posted: 11 Oct 2017 Last Revised: 24 Nov 2017
Accepted Paper Series
University of Illinois College of Law
Downloads 1,086
6.

Long Live the Hatred of Roman Law!

Yale Law School, Public Law Working Paper No. 36
Number of pages: 28 Posted: 28 Feb 2003
Working Paper Series
Yale Law School
Downloads 908
7.

The Laws of War in Ancient Greece

Law and History Review, Forthcoming, Harvard Public Law Working Paper No. 07-24
Number of pages: 35 Posted: 12 Dec 2007 Last Revised: 20 Dec 2007
Accepted Paper Series
Harvard Law School
Downloads 842
8.

Aristotle, Law and Justice: The Tragic Hero

Northern Kentucky Law Review, Vol. 35, pp. 1-18, 2008
Number of pages: 164 Posted: 30 Apr 2008 Last Revised: 13 Nov 2009
Accepted Paper Series
http://www.amazon.com/author/quizmaster
Downloads 831
9.

The Genius of Roman Law from a Law and Economics Perspective

XXVI Annual Conference of the European Association of Law and Economics
Number of pages: 32 Posted: 04 Nov 2008 Last Revised: 15 Jun 2017
Accepted Paper Series
National Autonomous University of Mexico (UNAM) - Instituto de Investigaciones Jurídicas
Downloads 703
10.

An Outline of Roman Civil Procedure

Roman Legal Tradition, 9 (2013), pp. 1-30.
Number of pages: 30 Posted: 12 Apr 2010 Last Revised: 01 Nov 2013
Accepted Paper Series
University of Glasgow - School of Law
Downloads 680
11.

Rights in the Western Tradition

“Rights,” in Erwin Fahlbusch, ed., The Encyclopedia of Christianity (Grand Rapids/Cambridge/ Leiden/Boston: Wm. B. Eerdmans Publishing Co. and Brill, 2005), vol. 4, 701-709, Emory Public Law Research Paper No. 05-21,
Number of pages: 15 Posted: 06 Jul 2005 Last Revised: 13 Nov 2014
Accepted Paper Series
Emory University School of Law
Downloads 550
12.

Constitutional Design in the Ancient World

Stanford Law Review, Forthcoming, Harvard Public Law Working Paper No. 11-06
Number of pages: 34 Posted: 25 Jan 2011 Last Revised: 24 Mar 2011
Accepted Paper Series
Harvard Law School and Harvard Law School
Downloads 535
13.

Depersonalization of Business in Ancient Rome

Oxford Journal of Legal Studies, Vol. 31, No. 2, 2011, Amsterdam Center for Law & Economics Working Paper No. 2009-14
Number of pages: 28 Posted: 27 Dec 2009 Last Revised: 06 Oct 2011
Accepted Paper Series
University of Amsterdam - Amsterdam Center for Law & Economics (ACLE), Amsterdam Law School and University of Amsterdam - Finance Group
Downloads 478
14.

Obligation (Greek and Roman)

ENCYCLOPEDIA OF ANCIENT HISTORY, Roger Bagnall, Kai Brodersen, Craige Champion, Andrew Erskine, Sabine Huebner, eds., Oxford: Wiley & Blackwell, 2011
Number of pages: 5 Posted: 13 Apr 2011
Accepted Paper Series
McGill University - Faculty of Law and Rheinische Friedrich-Wilhelms-Universität - Institute of Roman Law and Comparative Legal History
Downloads 476
15.

Democracy and Antigone

Stetson Law Review, Vol. 39, p. 3, 2009
Number of pages: 45 Posted: 11 Mar 2010 Last Revised: 18 Apr 2010
Accepted Paper Series
CUNY School of Law
Downloads 425
16.

La Justice Selon Aristote: Justice According to Aristotle

Number of pages: 14 Posted: 22 Oct 2007
Working Paper Series
http://www.amazon.com/author/quizmaster
Downloads 425
17.

Judicial Review and the Athenian 'Constitution'

Harvard Public Law Working Paper No. 10-21
Number of pages: 24 Posted: 21 Feb 2010 Last Revised: 31 Mar 2010
Working Paper Series
Harvard Law School
Downloads 406
18.

Roman Law and European Culture (Derecho Romano y Cultura Europea) (Spanish)

Revista de Derecho Privado, No. 18, pp. 5-34, 2010
Number of pages: 30 Posted: 20 Dec 2013 Last Revised: 20 Dec 2013
Accepted Paper Series
Max Planck Institute for Comparative and International Private Law
Downloads 403
19.

Origins of the Protection of Literary Authorship in Ancient Rome

Boston University International Law Journal, Spring 2007, Columbia Public Law Research Paper No. 07-139
Number of pages: 77 Posted: 01 Mar 2007
Accepted Paper Series
Columbia Law School
Downloads 401
20.

Law and Morality in the Regulation of Contracts: Lessons from Ancient Rome

TILEC Discussion Paper No. 2009-037
Number of pages: 24 Posted: 02 Oct 2009 Last Revised: 30 Nov 2009
Working Paper Series
University of Hull and University of Györ - Department of Legal History
Downloads 376
21.

'Rulers Ruled by Women': An Economic Analysis of the Rise and Fall of Women's Rights in Ancient Sparta

Number of pages: 35 Posted: 30 Aug 2005
Working Paper Series
Montana State University - Bozeman - Department of Agricultural Economics and Economics and Clemson University - John E. Walker Department of Economics
Downloads 362
22.

Roman Judges, Case Law, and Principles of Procedure

Law and History Review, Vol. 22, pp. 243-75, 2004
Number of pages: 33 Posted: 01 Nov 2008 Last Revised: 18 Jan 2016
Accepted Paper Series
University of Glasgow - School of Law
Downloads 348
23.

Incomplete Organizations: Legal Entities and Asset Partitioning in Roman Commerce

European Corporate Governance Institute (ECGI) - Law Working Paper No. 271/2014, Yale Law & Economics Research Paper No. 511
Number of pages: 36 Posted: 09 Oct 2014 Last Revised: 01 Nov 2014
Accepted Paper Series
Yale Law School, Harvard Law School and Fordham University School of Law
Downloads 341
24.

Christianity and the Legal Status of Abandoned Children in the Later Roman Empire

Journal of Law and Religion, Vol. 24, pp. 123-141, 2008, SMU Dedman School of Law Legal Studies Research Paper No. 00-12
Number of pages: 19 Posted: 03 Jul 2007 Last Revised: 30 May 2010
Accepted Paper Series
Southern Methodist University - Dedman School of Law
Downloads 330
25.

Incest Laws and Absent Taboos in Roman Egypt

Number of pages: 11 Posted: 27 Apr 2010
Working Paper Series
Stanford University
Downloads 313
26.

Roman Law and the Early Historiography of International Law: Ward, Wheaton, Hosack and Walker

Number of pages: 57 Posted: 25 Feb 2007
Working Paper Series
Tilburg Law School
Downloads 309
27.

Precautionary Constitutionalism in Ancient Athens

Cardozo Law Review, Forthcoming, Harvard Public Law Working Paper No. 12-31
Number of pages: 25 Posted: 24 Jul 2012 Last Revised: 20 Oct 2012
Accepted Paper Series
Harvard Law School and Harvard Law School
Downloads 297
28.

Transitional Justice in Ancient Athens: A Case Study

University of Pennsylvania Journal of International Law, Vol. 32, No. 2, p. 551, 2010, Harvard Public Law Working Paper No. 11-05
Number of pages: 45 Posted: 15 Jan 2011 Last Revised: 23 Jan 2011
Accepted Paper Series
Harvard Law School
Downloads 294
29.

Obligations quasi ex delicto and Strict Liability in Roman Law

31 Journal of Legal History (2010), pp. 1-20, Edinburgh School of Law Research Paper No. 2012/03
Number of pages: 26 Posted: 19 Jan 2012 Last Revised: 16 Jun 2013
Accepted Paper Series
The University of Melbourne - Melbourne Law School
Downloads 289
30.

Understanding the Civil Law

Number of pages: 14 Posted: 12 Jan 2015
Working Paper Series
SciencesPo, Ecole de Droit
Downloads 287
31.

Romans, Roads, and Romantic Creators: Traditions of Public Property in the Information Age

Yale Law School, Public Law Research Paper No. 10
Number of pages: 23 Posted: 26 Apr 2002
Working Paper Series
University of Arizona - James E. Rogers College of Law
Downloads 277
32.

Economics of Ancient Law

NYU Law and Economics Research Paper No. 10-36
Number of pages: 30 Posted: 17 Aug 2010
Working Paper Series
New York University School of Law
Downloads 264
33.

Socrates and Democratic Athens: The Story of the Trial in its Historical And Legal Contexts

Cambridge Companion to Socrates, 2006, Princeton/Stanford Working Papers in Classics Paper No. 070602
Number of pages: 31 Posted: 21 Feb 2009
Accepted Paper Series
Stanford University - Department of Classics
Downloads 255
34.

The Classical Constitution: Roman Republican Origins of the Habeas Suspension Clause

Emory Public Law Research Paper No. 08-30
Number of pages: 56 Posted: 12 Feb 2008
Working Paper Series
Emory University School of Law
Downloads 255
35.

Property (Greek and Roman)

ENCYCLOPEDIA OF ANCIENT HISTORY, Roger Bagnall, Kai Brodersen, Craige Champion, Andrew Erskine, Sabine Huebner, eds., Oxford: Wiley & Blackwell, 2011
Number of pages: 4 Posted: 12 Apr 2011 Last Revised: 17 Apr 2011
Accepted Paper Series
McGill University - Faculty of Law and Rheinische Friedrich-Wilhelms-Universität - Institute of Roman Law and Comparative Legal History
Downloads 244
36.

Introduction: The Roman Foundations of the Law of Nations

THE ROMAN FOUNDATIONS OF THE LAW OF NATIONS: ALBERICO GENTILI AND THE JUSTICE OF EMPIRE, B. Kingsbury & B. Straumann, eds., Oxford University Press, 2010, NYU School of Law, Public Law Research Paper No. 11-06
Number of pages: 19 Posted: 01 Feb 2011
Accepted Paper Series
New York University School of Law and New York University School of Law
Downloads 233
37.

Confusio: Reference to Roman Law in the House of Lords and the Development of English Private Law

Roman Legal Tradition, Vol. 5, pp. 24-66, 2009
Number of pages: 43 Posted: 26 Dec 2009 Last Revised: 29 Dec 2009
Working Paper Series
The Dickson Poon School of Law, King's College London
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38.

The Institutions of Roman Markets

Forthcoming (2018) as Ch. 17 in Giuseppe Dari-Mattiacci (ed.), Roman Law and Economics, vol. 2, Oxford Studies in Roman Society and Law (Thomas A. J. McGinn and Paul du Plessis, eds.), Oxford University Press, Oxford.
Number of pages: 39 Posted: 04 May 2015 Last Revised: 14 Aug 2017
Working Paper Series
Pompeu Fabra University
Downloads 230
39.

Rights in Cicero's Political Philosophy

APSA 2010 Annual Meeting Paper
Number of pages: 39 Posted: 19 Jul 2010 Last Revised: 17 Aug 2010
Working Paper Series
Duke University
Downloads 223
40.

Auctoritas (On Moral Authority)

Barcelona: Ariel, 1999
Number of pages: 136 Posted: 16 Mar 2017 Last Revised: 01 Jul 2017
Accepted Paper Series
Emory University School of Law
Downloads 222
41.

Social Norms in the Courts of Ancient Athens

Journal of Legal Analysis, Forthcoming, Harvard Public Law Working Paper No. 08-19
Number of pages: 40 Posted: 10 Aug 2008 Last Revised: 18 Feb 2009
Accepted Paper Series
Harvard Law School

Multiple version iconThere are 2 versions of this paper

Downloads 213
42.

Property Before Property: Romanizing the English Law of Land

Buffalo Law Review, Vol. 60, No. 4, 2012
Number of pages: 61 Posted: 22 Sep 2013
Accepted Paper Series
William & Mary Law School
Downloads 184
43.

The Roman Law of Succession. An Overview

Number of pages: 27 Posted: 20 Jun 2017
Working Paper Series
Emory University School of Law
Downloads 183
44.

Agency Problems and Organizational Costs in Slave-Run Businesses

Amsterdam Law School Research Paper No. 2011-40, Amsterdam Center for Law & Economics Working Paper No. 2011-13
Number of pages: 31 Posted: 13 Oct 2011 Last Revised: 31 Oct 2013
Working Paper Series
University of Amsterdam - Amsterdam Center for Law & Economics (ACLE) and Amsterdam Law School
Downloads 170
45.

Justinian and the Corpus Iuris: An Overview

Number of pages: 15 Posted: 02 Jul 2017 Last Revised: 24 Jul 2017
Working Paper Series
Emory University School of Law
Downloads 169
46.

Rethinking Anti-Corruption Reforms: The View from Ancient Athens

Buffalo Law Review Vol. 62, No. 1, 2014
Number of pages: 49 Posted: 04 Feb 2012 Last Revised: 07 Jun 2014
Accepted Paper Series
Stanford Law School
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47.

Law Reform in the Ancient World: Did the Emperor Augustus Succeed or Fail in His Morals Legislation?

U of St. Thomas (Minnesota) Legal Studies Research Paper No. 15-06
Number of pages: 30 Posted: 06 Mar 2015
Working Paper Series
University of St. Thomas School of Law (Minnesota)
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48.

The Peculium

Winter, Gift Giving and the "Embedded" Economy in the Ancient World, pp. 213-239, 2014
Number of pages: 33 Posted: 23 Aug 2013 Last Revised: 11 Nov 2017
Accepted Paper Series
Max Planck Institute for Tax Law and Public Finance
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49.

Social Norms in the Courts of Ancient Athens

The Journal of Legal Analysis, Vol. 1, No. 2, pp. 691-736, Summer 2009, Harvard Public Law Working Paper No. 09-58
Number of pages: 48 Posted: 28 Aug 2009 Last Revised: 19 Oct 2009
Accepted Paper Series
Harvard Law School

Multiple version iconThere are 2 versions of this paper

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50.

Obligations in Classical Procedure

Number of pages: 15 Posted: 20 Feb 2009
Working Paper Series
University of Glasgow - School of Law
Downloads 161