Abraham Bell

Bar Ilan University - Faculty of Law

Professor

Faculty of Law

Ramat Gan, 52900

Israel

http://law.biu.ac.il/English/segelE.php#

University of San Diego School of Law

Professor

5998 Alcala Park

San Diego, CA 92110-2492

United States

SCHOLARLY PAPERS

26

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Scholarly Papers (26)

1.

A Theory of Property

Cornell Law Review, Vol. 90, p. 531, 2005, U of Penn, Inst. for Law & Econ Research Paper 04-05
Number of pages: 85 Posted: 03 Mar 2004 Last Revised: 31 Jul 2009
Abraham Bell and Gideon Parchomovsky
Bar Ilan University - Faculty of Law and University of Pennsylvania Law School
Downloads 1,300 (8,330)
Citation 12

Abstract:

Property

2.

The Uselessness of Public Use

Columbia Law Review, Vol. 106, Pg. 1412, 2006, U of Penn, Inst for Law & Econ Research Paper No. 06-11, Bar Ilan Univ. Pub Law Working Paper No. 06-5, Fordham Law Legal Studies Research Paper No. 903805
Number of pages: 38 Posted: 23 May 2006 Last Revised: 31 Jul 2009
Abraham Bell and Gideon Parchomovsky
Bar Ilan University - Faculty of Law and University of Pennsylvania Law School
Downloads 595 (27,126)
Citation 6

Abstract:

takings, eminent domain, public use, just compensation, public choice, political cost-benefit analysis, judicial deference, property regulation, property rights, political decisionmaking

3.

Of Property and Anti-Property

U of Penn, Inst for Law & Econ Research Paper 03-04, Michigan Law Review, Vol. 102, p. 1, 2003
Number of pages: 76 Posted: 13 Mar 2003 Last Revised: 21 Sep 2008
Abraham Bell and Gideon Parchomovsky
Bar Ilan University - Faculty of Law and University of Pennsylvania Law School
Downloads 562 (29,901)
Citation 8

Abstract:

property, conservation, preservation, commons, anticommons

4.

Givings

Harvard Law and Economics Discussion Paper No. 320, Yale Law Journal, Vol. 111, p. 547, 2001, Fordham Law & Economics Research Paper No. 12
Number of pages: 51 Posted: 09 May 2001 Last Revised: 21 Sep 2008
Abraham Bell and Gideon Parchomovsky
Bar Ilan University - Faculty of Law and University of Pennsylvania Law School
Downloads 515 (32,882)
Citation 12

Abstract:

5.

Reconfiguring Property in Three Dimensions

University of Chicago Law Review, Vol. 75, p. 1015, 2008, U of Penn Law School, Public Law Research Paper No. 07-38, Bar Ilan Univ. Pub Law Working Paper No. 07-06
Number of pages: 56 Posted: 17 Sep 2007 Last Revised: 30 Jul 2009
Abraham Bell and Gideon Parchomovsky
Bar Ilan University - Faculty of Law and University of Pennsylvania Law School
Downloads 474 (34,930)
Citation 1

Abstract:

property rights, property doctrines, maximizing efficiency, strategies, aggregation, disaggregation, reconfiguration, commons

6.

A Critique of the Goldstone Report and its Treatment of International Humanitarian Law

American Society of International Law Proceedings, Vol. 104, San Diego Legal Studies Paper No. 10-019
Number of pages: 9 Posted: 31 Mar 2010 Last Revised: 01 Jun 2010
Abraham Bell
Bar Ilan University - Faculty of Law
Downloads 468 (35,259)

Abstract:

international law, international laws of war, international humanitarian law, collective punishment, distinction, proportionality, terrorism, terrorist organizations, human shielding, perfidy, fact-finding, Human Rights Council, Gaza, Gaza Conflict

7.

Private Takings

University of Chicago Law Review, Vol. 76, No. 2, pp. 517-585, Spring, 2009, Bar Ilan Univ. Pub Law Working Paper No. 13-09
Number of pages: 70 Posted: 26 Sep 2008 Last Revised: 20 Apr 2010
Abraham Bell
Bar Ilan University - Faculty of Law
Downloads 433 (39,527)
Citation 3

Abstract:

Takings, Private Property, Private Takings, Property Rules, Liability Rules, Pliability Rules

8.

Taking Compensation Private

Stanford Law Review, Vol. 59, p. 871, 2007, Bar Ilan Univ. Pub Law Working Paper No. 13-05, U of Penn Law School, Public Law Working Paper No. 06-12, U of Penn, Inst for Law & Econ Research Paper No. 05-22, Fordham Law Legal Studies Research Paper No. 98
Number of pages: 36 Posted: 27 Sep 2005 Last Revised: 30 Jul 2009
Abraham Bell and Gideon Parchomovsky
Bar Ilan University - Faculty of Law and University of Pennsylvania Law School
Downloads 387 (39,621)
Citation 9

Abstract:

takings, compensation, eminent domain, self-assessment, just compensation, alienability, property tax, tax assessments

9.

Not Just Compensation

Bar Ilan Univ. Pub Law Working Paper No. 6-04, Journal of Contemporary Legal issues, Vol. 13, No. 1, 2003
Number of pages: 45 Posted: 16 Nov 2004 Last Revised: 21 Sep 2008
Abraham Bell
Bar Ilan University - Faculty of Law
Downloads 334 (51,174)
Citation 2

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10.

The Mythical Post-2005 Israeli Occupation of the Gaza Strip

Israel Affairs, Vol. 16, No. 2, pp. 268-296, April 2010, San Diego Legal Studies Paper No. 10-018
Number of pages: 28 Posted: 28 Mar 2010 Last Revised: 14 Apr 2010
Abraham Bell and Dov Shefi Sr.
Bar Ilan University - Faculty of Law and Bar-Ilan University, Laws of War
Downloads 317 (51,501)

Abstract:

international law, international humanitarian law, laws of war, laws of occupation, belligerent occupation, Gaza, Israel, Palestine, Palestinian, Disengagement, Hamas, effective control, NGOs, United Nations

11.

Should Decreases in Property Value Caused by Regulations Be Compensated?

LAND POLICIES AND PROPERTY RIGHTS, Gregory K. Ingram & Yu-Hung Hong, eds., 2009, Bar Ilan Univ. Pub Law Working Paper No. 12-09
Number of pages: 19 Posted: 28 Oct 2008
Abraham Bell
Bar Ilan University - Faculty of Law
Downloads 311 (54,407)

Abstract:

takings, regulatory takings, givings, ad valorem taxation

12.

The Evolution of Private and Open Access Property

Theoretical Inquiries in Law, Vol. 10, p. 77, 2008, Bar Ilan Univ. Pub Law Working Paper No. 05-09, U of Penn Law School, Public Law Research Paper No. 09-19
Number of pages: 28 Posted: 11 Mar 2009 Last Revised: 29 Jul 2009
Abraham Bell and Gideon Parchomovsky
Bar Ilan University - Faculty of Law and University of Pennsylvania Law School
Downloads 292 (60,373)
Citation 1

Abstract:

property, evolution of property, Demsetz, dimensions of property, property rights

13.

Of Property and Federalism

Yale Law Journal, Vol. 115, Pg. 72, 2005
Number of pages: 44 Posted: 25 Apr 2005 Last Revised: 31 Jul 2009
Abraham Bell and Gideon Parchomovsky
Bar Ilan University - Faculty of Law and University of Pennsylvania Law School
Downloads 277 (63,778)
Citation 6

Abstract:

property law, competition in property law, competition among states, federalism and property law, numerus clausus principle

14.

The Hidden Function of Takings Compensation

Virginia Law Review, Vol. 96, Pg. 1673, 2010, U of Penn, Inst for Law & Econ Research Paper No. 10-03, San Diego Legal Studies Paper No. 10-020
Number of pages: 48 Posted: 18 Mar 2010 Last Revised: 09 Dec 2010
Abraham Bell and Gideon Parchomovsky
Bar Ilan University - Faculty of Law and University of Pennsylvania Law School
Downloads 237 (70,151)

Abstract:

takings, takings compensation, eminent domain, public choice, rational choice, social choice, rents, rent extraction, rent seeking, corruption, takings insurance, givings, givings charges, subjective value compensation

15.

Reinventing Copyright and Patent

Michigan Law Review, Vol. 113, P. 231, 2014, U of Penn, Inst for Law & Econ Research Paper No. 14-14, San Diego Legal Studies Paper No. 14-147
Number of pages: 48 Posted: 24 Feb 2014 Last Revised: 13 Dec 2014
Abraham Bell and Gideon Parchomovsky
Bar Ilan University - Faculty of Law and University of Pennsylvania Law School
Downloads 229 (65,885)

Abstract:

Intellectual Property, Copyright, Patent, Self-Assessment, Regulation, Incentives for Innovation, Menus

16.

Pliability Rules

Michigan Law Review, Vol. 101, No. 1, 2002
Number of pages: 73 Posted: 14 Oct 2008
Abraham Bell and Gideon Parchomovsky
Bar Ilan University - Faculty of Law and University of Pennsylvania Law School
Downloads 221 (74,377)
Citation 9

Abstract:

property rules, liability rules, entitlements, pliability rules

17.

An Economic Analysis of Territorial Sovereignty in International Law

Research Handbook on the Economics of Public International Law, Eugene Kontorovich (ed.), Edward Edgar Publishing, Forthcoming, San Diego Legal Studies Paper No. 13-126
Number of pages: 33 Posted: 19 Jun 2013
Abraham Bell
Bar Ilan University - Faculty of Law
Downloads 211 (67,776)

Abstract:

territorial sovereignty, international law, borders, economic analysis, property

18.

Takings Reassessed

Virginia Law Review, Vol. 87, No. 2, pp. 277-318, April 2001
Number of pages: 41 Posted: 19 Apr 2001
Abraham Bell and Gideon Parchomovsky
Bar Ilan University - Faculty of Law and University of Pennsylvania Law School
Downloads 190 (86,747)
Citation 6

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19.

Copyright Trust

Cornell Law Review, Vol. 100, P. 1015, 2015, U of Penn, Inst for Law & Econ Research Paper No. 14-33, San Diego Legal Studies Paper No. 14-166
Number of pages: 54 Posted: 18 Sep 2014 Last Revised: 10 Sep 2015
Abraham Bell and Gideon Parchomovsky
Bar Ilan University - Faculty of Law and University of Pennsylvania Law School
Downloads 162 (84,329)

Abstract:

copyright, property, management, trust, ownership and control, beneficiary, collaborative works, joint authorship

20.

Of Property and Information

Columbia Law Review, Vol. 116, P. 237, 2016, U of Penn, Inst for Law & Econ Research Paper No. 15-29, San Diego Legal Studies Paper No. 15-193
Number of pages: 50 Posted: 19 Jul 2015 Last Revised: 22 Nov 2016
Abraham Bell and Gideon Parchomovsky
Bar Ilan University - Faculty of Law and University of Pennsylvania Law School
Downloads 155 (73,416)

Abstract:

Property, Title Information, Registries, Information Incentives

21.

The Case for Imperfect Enforcement of Property Rights

University of Pennsylvania Law Review, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 23 Posted: 23 Jan 2012 Last Revised: 07 Feb 2012
Abraham Bell and Gideon Parchomovsky
Bar Ilan University - Faculty of Law and University of Pennsylvania Law School
Downloads 118 (109,613)

Abstract:

Property, Property rights, Private property, Enforcement, Moral hazard, Self-help, Preventive measures, Investment incentives

22.

Property Lost in Translation

University of Chicago Law Review, Vol. 80, P. 514, 2013, U of Penn, Inst for Law & Econ Research Paper No. 12-27, San Diego Legal Studies Paper No. 12-095
Number of pages: 59 Posted: 23 Jan 2012 Last Revised: 20 Sep 2014
Abraham Bell and Gideon Parchomovsky
Bar Ilan University - Faculty of Law and University of Pennsylvania Law School
Downloads 110 (115,343)

Abstract:

Property law, local property systems, quasi-property, Native American tribal property, informal property rights, favelas of Brazil, nomad Sami of Scandinavia, collective property in kibbutzim in Israel, translations costs, incompatibility, law and economics, network effects, tragedy of the commons

23.

Title in the Shadow of Possession

Law and Economics of Possession (edited by Yun-chien Chang), Cambridge University Press, 2014, Forthcoming , San Diego Legal Studies Paper No. 14-164
Number of pages: 18 Posted: 09 Aug 2014 Last Revised: 10 Oct 2014
Abraham Bell
Bar Ilan University - Faculty of Law
Downloads 87 (120,341)

Abstract:

possession, property, black markets, first possession, title, legal systems, salvage

24.

Governing Communities by Auction

University of Chicago Law Review, Vol. 81, P. 1, 2014, U of Penn, Inst for Law & Econ Research Paper No. 14-20, San Diego Legal Studies Paper No. 14-160
Number of pages: 27 Posted: 05 May 2014 Last Revised: 24 Jun 2014
Abraham Bell and Gideon Parchomovsky
Bar Ilan University - Faculty of Law and University of Pennsylvania Law School
Downloads 81 (141,565)

Abstract:

common interest communities, collective choice, auction theory, property management

25.

Palestine, Uti Possidetis Juris and the Borders of Israel

Arizona Law Review, vol. 58, pages 633-692 (2016), Northwestern Public Law Research Paper No. 16-04, San Diego Legal Studies Paper No. 16-214
Number of pages: 60 Posted: 09 Mar 2016 Last Revised: 08 Oct 2016
Abraham Bell and Eugene Kontorovich
Bar Ilan University - Faculty of Law and Northwestern University Law School
Downloads 0 (6,651)

Abstract:

Israel, Palestine, Uti Possidetis, International Law, Boundary Disputes, Borders, Boundaries, Public International Law, Territorial Sovereignty, Occupation, Self-Determination, Mandates

26.

The Dual-Grant Theory of Fair Use

University of Chicago Law Review, Vol. 83, No. 1051, 2016, U of Penn, Inst for Law & Econ Research Paper No. 15-35, San Diego Legal Studies Paper No. 15-199
Number of pages: 68 Posted: 17 Oct 2015 Last Revised: 22 Nov 2016
Abraham Bell and Gideon Parchomovsky
Bar Ilan University - Faculty of Law and University of Pennsylvania Law School
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Abstract:

copyright, fair use, allocational efficency, transaction costs, positive externalities, nonpecuniary benefits, property rights, direct allocation