Aristides N. Hatzis

University of Athens - Department of Philosophy & History of Science

Associate Professor

MITHE, University Campus

Ano Ilisia

Athens, 15771

Greece

http://www.phs.uoa.gr/ahatzis

University of Athens - Faculty of Law

Visiting Professor

Athens

Greece

Athens University of Economics and Business - Department of Economics

Visiting Professor

Athens

Greece

SCHOLARLY PAPERS

22

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Scholarly Papers (22)

1.

Civil Contract Law and Economic Reasoning: An Unlikely Pair?

THE ARCHITECTURE OF EUROPEAN CODES AND CONTRACT LAW, Stefan Grundmann and Martin Schauer, eds., Kluwer Law International, Private Law in European Context Series, Vol. 8, pp. 159-191, 2006
Number of pages: 34 Posted: 06 Feb 2005
Aristides N. Hatzis
University of Athens - Department of Philosophy & History of Science
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Economics of Contract Law, Civil Law and Common Law, Comparative law and economics, Efficiency of Common Law Hypothesis, Efficient Breach, Penalty Clauses

2.

From Nothing to Too Much: Regulatory Reform in Greece

NBER Working Paper No. 13/2007
Number of pages: 24 Posted: 19 Dec 2007 Last Revised: 17 Jun 2013
Aristides N. Hatzis and Sonia Nalpantidou
University of Athens - Department of Philosophy & History of Science and University of Athens - Department of Philosophy & History of Science
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Regulatory Reform, Better Regulation, Regulatory Impact Assessment (RIA), Greece

3.

'Just the Oven': A Law & Economics Approach to Gestational Surrogacy Contracts

PERSPECTIVES FOR THE UNIFICATION OR HARMONISATION OF FAMILY LAW IN EUROPE, pp. 412-433, Katharina Boele-Woelki, ed., Antwerp: Intersentia, 2003
Number of pages: 23 Posted: 24 Mar 2003 Last Revised: 11 Dec 2009
Aristides N. Hatzis
University of Athens - Department of Philosophy & History of Science
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Citation 3

Abstract:

commercial surrogate motherhood, gestational surrogacy contracts, medical ethics, commodification, exploitation, child welfare, assisted reproduction

4.

Having the Cake and Eating it too: Efficient Penalty Clauses in Common and Civil Contract Law

International Review of Law & Economics, Vol. 22, No. 4, December 2002
Number of pages: 26 Posted: 14 Sep 2002
Aristides N. Hatzis
University of Athens - Department of Philosophy & History of Science
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5.

The Anti-Theoretical Nature of Civil Law Contract Scholarship and the Need for an Economic Theory

Commentaries on Law & Economics, Vol. 2, 2002
Number of pages: 65 Posted: 29 May 2000
Aristides N. Hatzis
University of Athens - Department of Philosophy & History of Science
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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
Anastassios Karayiannis and Aristides N. Hatzis
University of Piraeus and University of Athens - Department of Philosophy & History of Science
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Citation 3

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Ancient Athens, Social Norms, Morality, Social Capital, Transaction Costs, Institutions, Economic Development, Stigma, Reciprocity, Reputation, Moral Education, Property Rights, Enforcement of Contracts, Efficient Legal System

7.

An Offer You Cannot Negotiate: Some Thoughts on the Economics of Standard Form Consumer Contracts

STANDARD CONTRACT TERMS IN EUROPE: A BASIS FOR AND A CHALLENGE TO EUROPEAN CONTRACT LAW, Hugh Collins, ed., Wolters Kluwer Law & Business, Private Law in European Context Series, Vol. 15, pp. 43-56, 2008
Number of pages: 18 Posted: 01 May 2006 Last Revised: 09 Sep 2009
Aristides N. Hatzis
University of Athens - Department of Philosophy & History of Science
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Abstract:

standard form contracts, consumer contracts, unfair terms, unconscionability, European Union directive on unfair terms in consumer contracts, economic analysis of contract law

8.

An Introduction to Greek Contract Law

Global Jurist Topics, Vol. 1, No. 1, 2001
Number of pages: 24 Posted: 30 May 2001
Aristides N. Hatzis
University of Athens - Department of Philosophy & History of Science
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Citation 1

Abstract:

Greek law, Contract law, Legal history

9.

The Negative Externalities of Immorality: The Case of Same-Sex Marriage

Skepsis, Vol. 17, pp. 52-65, 2006
Number of pages: 14 Posted: 20 Jun 2006
Aristides N. Hatzis
University of Athens - Department of Philosophy & History of Science
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Citation 3

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same-sex marriage, externalities, self-ownership, legal regulation of morality

10.

Rights and Obligations of Third Parties

ENCYCLOPEDIA OF LAW & ECONOMICS, VOL. III: THE REGULATION OF CONTRACTS, Boudewijn Bouckaert and Gerrit De Geest, editors, Edward Elgar, 2000, pp. 200-222
Number of pages: 23 Posted: 27 Apr 2001
Aristides N. Hatzis
University of Athens - Department of Philosophy & History of Science
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11.

Rational After All: Toward an Improved Theory of Rationality in Economics

Revue de Philosophie Economique, Vol. 12, No. 1, June 2011
Number of pages: 49 Posted: 15 Oct 2010 Last Revised: 02 Jun 2011
Yulie Foka-Kavalieraki and Aristides N. Hatzis
University of Athens – Department of Philosophy & History of Science and University of Athens - Department of Philosophy & History of Science
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Citation 1

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Rational Choice Theory, Behavioral Economics, Evolutionary Psychology, Rationality, Cognition, Paternalism

12.

Judge-Made Contracts: Reconstructing Unconscionable Contracts

Number of pages: 20 Posted: 26 Dec 2006
Aristides N. Hatzis and Eleni Zervogianni
University of Athens - Department of Philosophy & History of Science and Faculty of International and European Studies, University of Piraeus
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Citation 2

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economics of contract law, unconscionability, judicial revision of contracts, modification of contracts, severance of contract clauses, comparative law

13.

The Short-lived Influence of the Napoleonic Civil Code in 19th Century Greece

European Journal of Law & Economics, Vol. 14, No. 3, November 2002
Number of pages: 11 Posted: 20 Aug 2002
Aristides N. Hatzis
University of Athens - Department of Philosophy & History of Science
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Abstract:

History of Modern Greek Civil Law, Napoleonic Civil Code, Pandektenrecht

14.

The Foundations of a Market Economy: Contract, Consent, Coercion

European View, Vol. 9, No. 1, pp. 29-37, June 2009
Number of pages: 9 Posted: 30 Dec 2009 Last Revised: 15 Jul 2012
Yulie Foka-Kavalieraki and Aristides N. Hatzis
University of Athens – Department of Philosophy & History of Science and University of Athens - Department of Philosophy & History of Science
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Citation 1

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Contract, Consent, Coercion, Market economy, Market failures, Rationality, Perfect competition, Uncertainty

15.

From Soft to Hard Paternalism and Back: The Regulation of Surrogate Motherhood in Greece

Portuguese Economic Journal, Vol. 49, No. 3, pp. 205-220, 2009
Number of pages: 16 Posted: 04 Aug 2009 Last Revised: 09 Nov 2009
Aristides N. Hatzis
University of Athens - Department of Philosophy & History of Science
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Citation 2

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surrogate motherhood, commodification, legal formalism, legal moralism, legal paternalism, economics of contracts, exploitation, consent, compensation

16.

The Assessment of Compensatory Damages for Medical Error by the Greek Courts: An Economic Analysis

THE GLOBAL ECONOMICS OF A CHANGING ENVIRONMENT, James A. Brox & Nicholas C. Baltas, eds., pp. 239-251, Athenian Policy Forum & North Waterloo Academic Press, 2009
Number of pages: 13 Posted: 09 Nov 2009
Spyros Vliamos and Aristides N. Hatzis
University of Athens - Faculty of the Philosophy and History of Science and University of Athens - Department of Philosophy & History of Science
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Compensation, Medical Error, Tort Law & Economics, Greek Law, Wrongful Death, Value of Life

17.

The Regulation of Surrogate Motherhood in Greece

Number of pages: 13 Posted: 10 Oct 2010
Aristides N. Hatzis
University of Athens - Department of Philosophy & History of Science
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Citation 1

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Surrogacy, Contracts, Greece, Family Law, Child Welfare, Assisted Reproduction, Compensation

18.

Rule of Law, Individual Rights and the Free Market in the Liberal Tradition: The Case of Greece

Bridging the Gap: An Arab-European Dialogue on the Basics of Liberalism, Ronald Meinardus, ed. Cairo: Friedrich Naumann Foundation for Liberty, 2014. Pp. 27-43
Number of pages: 17 Posted: 14 Jun 2013 Last Revised: 31 Jan 2014
Aristides N. Hatzis
University of Athens - Department of Philosophy & History of Science
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Liberalism, Rights, Rule of Law, Free Market, Democratic Principle, Liberal Principle, Liberal Democracy, Harm Principle, Personal Autonomy, Greece, John Stuart Mill, James Madison

19.

Law and Economics in Greece

Encyclopedia of Law & Economics, Vol. 1, 2000 , THE HISTORY AND METHODOLOGY OF LAW AND ECONOMICS, pp. 228‐239, Boudewijn Bouckaert, Gerrit De Geest, eds., Edward Elgar, 2000,
Number of pages: 12 Posted: 24 Feb 2011
Aristides N. Hatzis
University of Athens - Department of Philosophy & History of Science
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Citation 1

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Greek Legal Scholarship, Economic Law, Law and Economics: Teaching and Scholarship, Graduate Studies

20.

Greece as a Precautionary Tale of the Welfare State

"After the Welfare State", edited by Tom G. Palmer (Washington, DC: Atlas Economic Research Foundation, 2012), pp. 21-30
Number of pages: 10 Posted: 14 Jun 2013 Last Revised: 15 Jun 2013
Aristides N. Hatzis
University of Athens - Department of Philosophy & History of Science
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Greece, Greek Crisis, Sovereign Default, Transaction Costs, Overregulation, Pressure Groups, Corruption, Rent-Seeking, Tax Evasion, Welfare State, Populism

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Moral Externalities: An Economic Approach to the Legal Enforcement of Morality

Law and Economics: Philosophical Issues and Fundamental Questions. Edited by Aristides N. Hatzis & Nicholas Mercuro. London/New York: Routledge, 2015. Pp. 226-244
Number of pages: 32 Posted: 12 Sep 2016
Aristides N. Hatzis
University of Athens - Department of Philosophy & History of Science
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legal regulation of morality, harm principle, legal moralism, moral externalities, Coase theorem, self-ownership, law & economics, John Stuart Mill, Amartya Sen, Richard Posner, Guideo Calabresi

22.

The Illiberal Democracy of Ancient Athens

Number of pages: 12 Posted: 15 Jul 2016
Aristides N. Hatzis
University of Athens - Department of Philosophy & History of Science
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Democracy, Liberalism, Ancient Athens, Majoritarianism, Popular Sovereignty, Toleration, Rule of Law, Individual Rights, Constitution, Checks and Balances, Liberal Democracy, Benjamin Constant, Aeschines, Aeschylus, Aristophanes, Aristole, Demosthenes, Plato, Thucydides, Socrates, Pericles