Vincy Fon

George Washington University - Department of Economics

2115 G Street, N.W.

Monroe Hall, #366

Washington, DC 20052

United States

SCHOLARLY PAPERS

25

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Scholarly Papers (25)

1.

Judicial Precedents in Civil Law Systems: A Dynamic Analysis

International Review of Law and Economics, Forthcoming, George Mason Law & Economics Research Paper No. 04-15, Minnesota Legal Studies Research Paper No. 07-19
Number of pages: 25 Posted: 22 Apr 2004
Vincy Fon and Francesco Parisi
George Washington University - Department of Economics and University of Minnesota - Law School
Downloads 1,763 (4,794)
Citation 8

Abstract:

Judicial Precedent, Stare Decisis, Jurisprudence Constante, Legal Evolution

Optimal Remedies for Bilateral Contracts

Minnesota Legal Studies Research Paper No. 07-45
Number of pages: 48 Posted: 11 Oct 2007 Last Revised: 03 Jun 2009
University of Minnesota - Law School, Università degli studi di Modena e Reggio Emilia (UNIMORE) - Faculty of Business and Economics and George Washington University - Department of Economics
Downloads 1,647 (7,820)

Abstract:

Bilateral Contracts, Contract-Specific Investments, Remedies for Breach, Defense of Non-Performance, Preclusion Rules

Optimal Remedies for Bilateral Contracts

Journal of Legal Studies, Forthcoming, Minnesota Legal Studies Research Paper No. 10-56
Posted: 28 Sep 2010
University of Minnesota - Law School, Università degli studi di Modena e Reggio Emilia (UNIMORE) - Faculty of Business and Economics and George Washington University - Department of Economics

Abstract:

Executory Contracts, Remedies for Breach, Defense of Non-Performance, Preclusion Rule

3.

Comparative Causation

American Law and Economics Review, Vol. 6, No. 2, Fall 2004, George Mason Law & Economics Research Paper No. 01-30
Number of pages: 27 Posted: 10 Dec 2001
Francesco Parisi and Vincy Fon
University of Minnesota - Law School and George Washington University - Department of Economics
Downloads 1,530 (8,197)
Citation 10

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4.

Reciprocity-Induced Cooperation

Journal of Institutional and Theoretical Economics, Vol. 159, No. 1, pp. 76-92, March 2003, George Mason Law & Economics Research Paper No. 02-13
Number of pages: 36 Posted: 25 May 2002
Vincy Fon and Francesco Parisi
George Washington University - Department of Economics and University of Minnesota - Law School
Downloads 1,456 (7,445)
Citation 9

Abstract:

Reciprocity, Prisoner's Dilemma, Cooperation

5.

Litigation and the Evolution of Legal Remedies: A Dynamic Model

Public Choice, Vol. 116, Nos. 3-4, pp. 419-433, September 2003, George Mason Law & Economics Research Paper No. 02-17
Number of pages: 19 Posted: 12 Jun 2002
Vincy Fon and Francesco Parisi
George Washington University - Department of Economics and University of Minnesota - Law School
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Citation 17

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6.

Litigation, Judicial Path-Dependence, and Legal Change

European Journal of Law and Economics, Vol. 20, No. 1, July 2005, George Mason Law & Economics Research Paper No. 02-26
Number of pages: 24 Posted: 09 Nov 2004
George Washington University - Department of Economics, University of Minnesota - Law School and University of California Hastings College of Law
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Citation 8

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7.

Stability and Change in International Customary Law

George Mason Law & Economics Research Paper No. 03-21, Supreme Court Economic Review, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 31 Posted: 29 Apr 2003 Last Revised: 08 Sep 2008
Vincy Fon and Francesco Parisi
George Washington University - Department of Economics and University of Minnesota - Law School
Downloads 960 (17,638)
Citation 3

Abstract:

Customary law, persistent objector, subsequent objector, norms

8.

The Hidden Bias of the Vienna Convention on the Law of Treaties

George Mason Law & Economics Research Paper No. 03-20, Review of Law and Economics, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 24 Posted: 29 Apr 2003 Last Revised: 08 Sep 2008
Vincy Fon and Francesco Parisi
George Washington University - Department of Economics and University of Minnesota - Law School
Downloads 839 (20,489)
Citation 2

Abstract:

treaties, reservations, ratification, accession, Vienna Convention

9.

International Customary Law and Articulation Theories: an Economic Analysis

International Law and Management Review, Vol. 2, p. , 2007, George Mason Law & Economics Research Paper No. 02-24, Minnesota Legal Studies Research Paper No. 07-28
Number of pages: 32 Posted: 07 Oct 2002
Vincy Fon and Francesco Parisi
George Washington University - Department of Economics and University of Minnesota - Law School
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Citation 3

Abstract:

Customary law, Custom Formation, Articulation, Norms

10.

The Value of Waiting in Lawmaking

European Journal of Law and Economics, Vol. 18, No. 2, September 2004, George Mason Law & Economics Research Paper No. 01-16
Number of pages: 28 Posted: 06 May 2004
Francesco Parisi, Vincy Fon and Nita Ghei
University of Minnesota - Law School, George Washington University - Department of Economics and Mercatus Center at George Mason University
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Citation 13

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11.

On the Optimal Specificity of Legal Rules

Journal of Institutional Economics, 2007, George Mason Law & Economics Research Paper No. 04-32, Minnesota Legal Studies Research Paper No. 07-17
Number of pages: 25 Posted: 27 Jul 2004
Vincy Fon and Francesco Parisi
George Washington University - Department of Economics and University of Minnesota - Law School
Downloads 598 (33,627)
Citation 8

Abstract:

Rules, Standards, Legislation, Codifications, Optimal Specificity of Laws

12.

Revenge and Retaliation

THE LAW AND ECONOMICS OF IRRATIONAL BEHAVIOR, Francesco Parisi, Vernon Smith, eds., Stanford University Press, 2005, George Mason Law & Economics Research Paper No. 02-31
Number of pages: 33 Posted: 12 Dec 2002
Vincy Fon and Francesco Parisi
George Washington University - Department of Economics and University of Minnesota - Law School
Downloads 590 (34,816)
Citation 2

Abstract:

Negative Reciprocity, Retaliation, Revenge, Vindictiveness

13.

The Formation of International Treaties

Review of Law and Economics, 2007, George Mason Law & Economics Research Paper No. 05-33, Minnesota Legal Studies Research Paper No. 07-16
Number of pages: 29 Posted: 09 Oct 2005
Vincy Fon and Francesco Parisi
George Washington University - Department of Economics and University of Minnesota - Law School
Downloads 565 (31,854)
Citation 1

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Treaty Formation, Accession, Vienna Convention

14.

Causation and Responsibility: The Compensation Principle from Grotius to Calabresi

Maryland Law Review, Vol. 64, No. 1, 2005, pp. 108-135, George Mason Law & Economics Research Paper No. 04-13
Number of pages: 42 Posted: 06 Sep 2004
Francesco Parisi and Vincy Fon
University of Minnesota - Law School and George Washington University - Department of Economics
Downloads 562 (37,334)
Citation 1

Abstract:

torts, liability, comparative causation, negligence

15.

Electoral College Alternatives and U.S. Presidential Elections

Supreme Court Economic Review, Vol. 12, 2004
Number of pages: 31 Posted: 26 Apr 2004 Last Revised: 08 Sep 2008
Vincy Fon
George Washington University - Department of Economics
Downloads 359 (57,480)
Citation 1

Abstract:

Presidential election, Electoral College, Winner-take-all

16.

The Limits of Reciprocity for Social Cooperation

George Mason Law & Economics Research Paper No. 03-08
Number of pages: 25 Posted: 04 Mar 2003
Vincy Fon and Francesco Parisi
George Washington University - Department of Economics and University of Minnesota - Law School
Downloads 354 (66,962)
Citation 2

Abstract:

Reciprocity, Cooperation, Conditions for Social Optimum

17.

Matching Rules

Managerial and Decision Economics, Forthcoming, George Mason Law & Economics Research Paper No. 06-03 , Minnesota Legal Studies Research Paper No. 24
Number of pages: 31 Posted: 21 Feb 2006
Vincy Fon and Francesco Parisi
George Washington University - Department of Economics and University of Minnesota - Law School
Downloads 341 (68,066)

Abstract:

Conditions for social optimum, Cooperation, Matching rules

18.

Role-Reversibility, Stochastic Ignorance, and Social Cooperation

Journal of Socio-Economics, Forthcoming, George Mason Law & Economics Research Paper No. 03-43, Minnesota Legal Studies Research Paper No. 07-20
Number of pages: 33 Posted: 02 Oct 2003
Vincy Fon and Francesco Parisi
George Washington University - Department of Economics and University of Minnesota - Law School
Downloads 315 (77,918)

Abstract:

social norms, role-reversibility, stochastic ignorance, veil of uncertainty, custom

19.

State Liability for Wrongful Conviction: Incentive Effects on Crime Levels

Journal of Institutional and Theoretical Economics, Vol. 163, No. 2, June 2007
Number of pages: 22 Posted: 07 Nov 2006 Last Revised: 04 Nov 2009
Vincy Fon and Hans-Bernd Schäfer
George Washington University - Department of Economics and Bucerius Law School
Downloads 260 (80,943)
Citation 1

Abstract:

Wrongful conviction, State Liability, Crime

20.

Treaty Formation and Reservations

Number of pages: 24 Posted: 26 Aug 2010
Vincy Fon
George Washington University - Department of Economics
Downloads 222 (99,411)

Abstract:

Treaties, Treaty, Formation, Reservation, Customary International Law

21.

The Economics of Treaty Ratification

George Mason Law & Economics Research Paper No. 06-02, Journal of Law, Economics and Policy, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 21 Posted: 21 Feb 2006 Last Revised: 08 Sep 2008
Vincy Fon and Francesco Parisi
George Washington University - Department of Economics and University of Minnesota - Law School
Downloads 220 (109,140)
Citation 1

Abstract:

Reservations, Treaty ratification, Vienna Convention

22.

Entrepreneurial Activities: A Microeconomic Analysis

Number of pages: 26 Posted: 11 Jul 2008
Vincy Fon and Ying Lowrey
George Washington University - Department of Economics and Tsinghua University
Downloads 193 (124,738)

Abstract:

Entrepreneurship, Entrepreneurial Activities, Institutional Contraints

23.

Incentive Effects of State Liability for Wrongful Conviction on the Level of Crime

German Working Papers in Law and Economics, Vol. 2005, No. 2
Number of pages: 14 Posted: 13 Jul 2007
Hans-Bernd Schäfer and Vincy Fon
Bucerius Law School and George Washington University - Department of Economics
Downloads 156 (151,944)

Abstract:

Incentive Effects, State Liability, Wrongful Conviction, Crime

24.

Integral Proportional System: Aligning Electoral Votes More Closely with State Popular Votes

Supreme Court Economic Review, Vol. 16, 2008
Number of pages: 32 Posted: 07 Nov 2006 Last Revised: 08 Sep 2008
Vincy Fon
George Washington University - Department of Economics
Downloads 116 (179,531)

Abstract:

U.S. Election, Election, Presidential Election, Electoral College, Elector

25.

A Talmudic Bankruptcy Solution: The CCC Principle

Number of pages: 34 Posted: 21 Mar 2016
Vincy Fon
George Washington University - Department of Economics
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Abstract:

Bankruptcy, CCC principle, Contested Garment, Contested-Garment Consistent, CG-consistent, Contested-Claim Consistent, Distributive Justice, Fair Division, Nucleolus, pari passu, sovereign debt, sovereign default