Martijn W. Hesselink

University of Amsterdam - Centre for the Study of European Contract Law (CSECL)

Professor of European Private Law; Director, Centre for the Study of European Contract Law (CSECL)

University of Amsterdam, Faculty of Law

P.O. Box 1030

Amsterdam, 1000 BA

Netherlands

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The Concept of Good Faith

TOWARDS A EUROPEAN CIVIL CODE, A.S. Hartkamp, E.H. Hondius, M.W. Hesselink, C.E. du Perron & M. Veldman, eds., pp. 471-498, The Hague, Boston & London: Kluwer Law International, 2004
Number of pages: 31 Posted: 27 Feb 2008 Last Revised: 08 Apr 2011
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University of Amsterdam - Centre for the Study of European Contract Law (CSECL)
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Good faith, European contract law, European law, contract law, adjudication, general clauses

The Concept of Good Faith

TOWARDS A EUROPEAN CIVIL CODE, FOURTH REVISED AND EXPANDED EDITION, pp. 619–649, Arthur S. Hartkamp, Martijn W. Hesselink, Ewoud H. Hondius, Chantal Mak & C. Edgar du Perron, eds., Alphen aan de Rijn: Kluwer Law International, 2010,
Number of pages: 31 Posted: 20 Feb 2011 Last Revised: 19 May 2011
Martijn W. Hesselink
University of Amsterdam - Centre for the Study of European Contract Law (CSECL)
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Good faith, European contract law, European law, contract law, adjudication, general clauses

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The Legal Basis for an Optional Instrument on European Contract Law

Centre for the Study of European Contract Law Working Paper No. 2007/04
Number of pages: 83 Posted: 08 Feb 2008 Last Revised: 26 Dec 2012
Martijn W. Hesselink, Jacobien W. Rutgers and Timothy Q. de Booys
University of Amsterdam - Centre for the Study of European Contract Law (CSECL), VU University Amsterdam - Faculty of Law and University of Amsterdam - Centre for the Study of European Contract Law (CSECL)
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european contract law, optional instrument, legal basis

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Precontractual Liability in European Private Law: Conclusions

Conclusions, in: PRECONTRACTUAL LIABILITY IN EUROPEAN PRIVATE LAW, John Cartwright, Martijn Hesselink, eds., pp. 449-488, Cambridge University Press, 2008
Number of pages: 32 Posted: 05 Dec 2008 Last Revised: 08 Apr 2011
John Cartwright and Martijn W. Hesselink
Faculty of Law, University of Leiden and University of Amsterdam - Centre for the Study of European Contract Law (CSECL)
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Pre-contractual liability, Negotiations, Contract, Tort, European private law, Legal origins

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How to Opt into the Common European Sales Law? Brief Comments on the Commission’s Proposal for a Regulation

European Review of Private Law, 2012 Vol. 1, pp. 195-212, The draft Common European Sales Law: towards an alternative sales law? A Belgian perspective, I. Claeys & R. Feltkamp (eds.), Cambridge/Antwerp/Portland: Intersentia 2013, pp. 1-16., Amsterdam Law School Research Paper No. 2011-43, Centre for the Study of European Contract Law Working Paper Series No. 2011-15
Number of pages: 14 Posted: 27 Oct 2011 Last Revised: 01 Apr 2014
Martijn W. Hesselink
University of Amsterdam - Centre for the Study of European Contract Law (CSECL)
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Common European Sales Law, CISG, Rome I, optional instrument, consumer protection, choice of law, mandatory rules, information duties

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European Contract Law: A Matter of Consumer Protection, Citizenship, or Justice?

European Review of Private Law, Vol. 15, pp. 323-348, 2007, LIBER AMICORUM GUIDO ALPA; PRIVATE LAW BEYOND THE NATIONAL SYSTEMS, Mads Andenas, Silvia Diaz Alabart, Sir Basil Markesinis, Hans Micklitz, Nello Pasquini, eds., pp. 500-525, London: British Institute of International and Comparative Law, 2007, Centre for the Study of European Contract Law Working Paper Series
Number of pages: 44 Posted: 24 Nov 2006 Last Revised: 01 Apr 2011
Martijn W. Hesselink
University of Amsterdam - Centre for the Study of European Contract Law (CSECL)
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Contract law, European Union, consumer protection, citizenship, social justice

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The Common Frame of Reference as a Source of European Private Law

Tulane Law Review, Vol. 83, No. 4, pp. 919-971, 2009, Centre for the Study of European Contract Law Working Paper Series No. 2008/10
Number of pages: 53 Posted: 26 Nov 2008 Last Revised: 01 Apr 2011
Martijn W. Hesselink
University of Amsterdam - Centre for the Study of European Contract Law (CSECL)
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CFR, European Private law, European Law, Contract Law, Democracy, Legal Method, Sources of Law, Soft Law

A European Legal Method? On European Private Law and Scientific Method

European Law Journal, Vol. 15, No. 1, pp. 20-45, 2009, Centre for the Study of European Contract Law Working Paper Series No. 2008/02
Number of pages: 38 Posted: 28 Mar 2008 Last Revised: 08 Apr 2011
Martijn W. Hesselink
University of Amsterdam - Centre for the Study of European Contract Law (CSECL)
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legal method, european private law, scientific method, legal theory

A European Legal Method? On European Private Law and Scientific Method

European Law Journal, Vol. 15, Issue 1, pp. 20-45, January 2009
Number of pages: 26 Posted: 01 Jan 2009
Martijn W. Hesselink
University of Amsterdam - Centre for the Study of European Contract Law (CSECL)
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Unfair Terms in Contracts between Businesses

TOWARDS A EUROPEAN CONTRACT LAW, pp. 131-148, J. Stuyck & R. Schulze, eds., Sellier European Law Publishers, 2011, Centre for the Study of European Contract Law Working Paper Series No. 2011-07, Amsterdam Law School Research Paper No. 2011-11
Number of pages: 18 Posted: 24 Jun 2011 Last Revised: 11 Jun 2012
Martijn W. Hesselink
University of Amsterdam - Centre for the Study of European Contract Law (CSECL)
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Contract law, commercial law, business law, unfair terms, consumer protection, European private law, paternalism, market failure, distributive justice, unequal bargaining, optional instrument

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The New European Legal Culture

THE NEW EUROPEAN PRIVATE LAW: ESSAYS ON THE FUTURE OF PRIVATE LAW IN EUROPE, pp. 11-75, Martijn W. Hesselink, ed., Kluwer Law International, 2002
Number of pages: 104 Posted: 13 Nov 2007 Last Revised: 08 Apr 2011
Martijn W. Hesselink
University of Amsterdam - Centre for the Study of European Contract Law (CSECL)
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European law, European pirvate law, legal culture, legal method, formalism, comparative law

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Towards a Sharp Distinction between B2B and B2C? On Consumer, Commercial and General Contract Law after the Consumer Rights Directive

European Review of Private Law, Vol. 18, No. 18, pp. 57-102, 2010, Centre for the Study of European Contract Law Working Paper Series No. 2009/06
Number of pages: 41 Posted: 09 Jun 2009 Last Revised: 20 Sep 2011
Martijn W. Hesselink
University of Amsterdam - Centre for the Study of European Contract Law (CSECL)
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European law, consumer law, commercial law, contract law, review, acquis, harmonization, full harmonization, minimum harmonization, exhaustive harmonization, transposition, b2b, b2c, sme, small businesses, social justice

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The Consumer Rights Directive and the CFR: Two Worlds Apart?

European Review of Contract Law, Vol. 5, No. 3, pp. 290-303, 2009, Juridiska Föreningens Tidskrift (JFT), No. 3-4/2009, pp. 298-309, 2009, Briefing note for the European Parliament, February 2009, PE 410.674, Centre for the Study of European Contract Law Working Paper Series No. 2009/02,
Number of pages: 13 Posted: 20 Feb 2009 Last Revised: 01 Apr 2011
Martijn W. Hesselink
University of Amsterdam - Centre for the Study of European Contract Law (CSECL)
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consumer, contract, CFR, European private law, directive

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The General Principles of Civil Law: Their Nature, Roles and Legitimacy

THE INVOLVEMENT OF EU LAW IN PRIVATE LAW RELATIONSHIPS, Dorota Leczykiewicz & Stephen Weatheril, eds., Hart Publishing, Oxford, 2013, 131-180., Centre for the Study of European Contract Law Working Paper Series No. 2011-14, Amsterdam Law School Research Paper No. 2011-35, Post-National Rulemaking Working paper No. 2011-03, Oxford Legal Studies Research Paper No. 35/2013
Number of pages: 52 Posted: 23 Sep 2011 Last Revised: 12 Apr 2013
Martijn W. Hesselink
University of Amsterdam - Centre for the Study of European Contract Law (CSECL)
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Principles, European private law, legitimacy, coherence, horizontal effect, direct effect, private enforcement of competition law, market freedoms

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Non-Mandatory Rules in European Contract Law

European Review of Contract Law, Vol. 1, pp. 43-84, 2005, INHOUD EN WERKING VAN DE OVEREENKOMST NAAR BELGISCH EN NEDERLANDS RECHT, Jan Smits & Sophie Stijns, eds., pp. 101-134, Antwerpen & Groningen: Intersentia, 2005, PRO FORMA? ESSAYS ON THE ROLE OF FORMAL RULES AND FORMAL REQUIREMENTS IN PRIVATE LAW, A.F. Salomons & G.J.P. de Vries, eds., pp. 139-174, The Hague: Boom Juridische uitgevers, 2006
Number of pages: 43 Posted: 04 Apr 2005 Last Revised: 08 Apr 2011
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University of Amsterdam - Centre for the Study of European Contract Law (CSECL)
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Default Rules, Mandatory Rules, Contract Law, European Law

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The Case for a Common European Sales Law in an Age of Rising Nationalism

European Review of Contract Law 8(3), pp. 342-366., Centre for the Study of European Contract Law Working Paper Series No. 2012-01, Amsterdam Law School Research Paper No. 2012-19, Postnational Rulemaking Working Paper No. 2012-02
Number of pages: 21 Posted: 05 Feb 2012 Last Revised: 13 May 2013
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University of Amsterdam - Centre for the Study of European Contract Law (CSECL)
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Common European Sales Law, nationalism, European identity, multiple identities, private autonomy, public autonomy, resistance

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Precontractual Liability in European Private Law: Introduction

PRECONTRACTUAL LIABILITY IN EUROPEAN PRIVATE LAW, John Cartwright, Martijn Hesselink, eds., pp.1-17, Cambridge University Press, 2008
Number of pages: 14 Posted: 29 Nov 2008 Last Revised: 08 Apr 2011
John Cartwright and Martijn W. Hesselink
Faculty of Law, University of Leiden and University of Amsterdam - Centre for the Study of European Contract Law (CSECL)
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Comparative Law, Method, Functionalism, Common core, Pre-contractual liability, Contract, European private law

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Five Political Ideas of European Contract Law

European Review of Contract Law, Vol. 7, No. 2), pp. 295-313. 2011 , Centre for the Study of European Contract Law Working Paper No. 2011/05
Number of pages: 16 Posted: 13 Feb 2011 Last Revised: 28 Jun 2011
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University of Amsterdam - Centre for the Study of European Contract Law (CSECL)
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European Contract Law, Political Philosophy, Private Law Theory

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Capacity and Capability in European Contract Law

European Review of Private Law, Vol. 13, No. 4, pp. 491-507, 2005, Amsterdam Center for Law & Economics Working Paper No. 2005-09
Number of pages: 28 Posted: 13 Dec 2005 Last Revised: 01 Apr 2011
Martijn W. Hesselink
University of Amsterdam - Centre for the Study of European Contract Law (CSECL)
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CFR & Social Justice: A Short Study for the European Parliament on the Values Underlying the Draft Common Frame of Reference for European Private Law - What Roles for Fairness and Social Justice?

Martijn W. Hesselink, CFR & SOCIAL JUSTICE: A SHORT STUDY FOR THE EUROPEAN PARLIAMENT ON THE VALUES UNDERLYING THE DRAFT COMMON FRAME OF REFERENCE FOR EUROPEAN PRIVATE LAW - WHAT ROLES FOR FAIRNESS AND SOCIAL JUSTICE?, Munich: Sellier, 2008, Centre for the Study of European Contract Law Working Paper Series No. 2008/08
Number of pages: 71 Posted: 21 Sep 2008 Last Revised: 22 Feb 2014
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University of Amsterdam - Centre for the Study of European Contract Law (CSECL)
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European contract law, CFR, social justice

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The Principles of European Contract Law: Some Choices Made by the Lando Commission

PRINCIPLES OF EUROPEAN CONTRACT LAW, Preadviezen uitgebracht voor de vereniging voor Burgerlijk Recht , Deventer: Kluwer 2001, Global Jurist Frontiers, Vol. 1, No. 1, Article 4
Number of pages: 68 Posted: 27 Feb 2008 Last Revised: 08 Apr 2011
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University of Amsterdam - Centre for the Study of European Contract Law (CSECL)
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European contract law, European law, contract law, restatement, soft law, politics, deconstruction

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The Politics of a European Civil Code

European Law Journal, Vol. 10, No. 6, 2004
Number of pages: 48 Posted: 24 Feb 2008
Martijn W. Hesselink
University of Amsterdam - Centre for the Study of European Contract Law (CSECL)
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European Contract Law, Civil Code, Politics

The Politics of a European Civil Code

European Law Journal, Vol. 10, No. 6, pp. 675-697, November 2004
Number of pages: 23 Posted: 14 Oct 2004
Martijn W. Hesselink
University of Amsterdam - Centre for the Study of European Contract Law (CSECL)
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The Horizontal Effect of Social Rights in European Contract Law

Europa e diritto privato, No. 1, pp. 1-18, 2003, PRIVAATRECHT TUSSEN AUTONOMIE EN SOLIDARITEIT, M.W. Hesselink, C.E. du Perron & A.F. Salomons, eds., pp. 119-132, The Hague: Boom Juridische uitgevers, 2003
Number of pages: 14 Posted: 27 Feb 2008 Last Revised: 08 Apr 2011
Martijn W. Hesselink
University of Amsterdam - Centre for the Study of European Contract Law (CSECL)
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European contract law, European law, fundamental rights, social rights, horizontal effect

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Constitutional Aspects of European Private Law: Freedoms, Rights and Social Justice in the Draft Common Frame of Reference

Centre for the Study of European Contract Law Working Paper Series No. 2009/05
Number of pages: 146 Posted: 03 Jun 2009 Last Revised: 22 Feb 2014
Martijn W. Hesselink, Chantal Mak and Jacobien W. Rutgers
University of Amsterdam - Centre for the Study of European Contract Law (CSECL), University of Amsterdam - Centre for the Study of European Contract Law (CSECL) and VU University Amsterdam - Faculty of Law
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Draft Common Frame of Reference, European private law, social justice, EC freedoms, fundamental rights

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How the CFR Can Improve the Consumer Rights Directive: A Comparison between the Model Rules in the Draft Common Frame of Reference and the European Commission’s Proposal for a Consumer Rights Directive

Short Study for the European Parliament, p. 62, November 2009, Centre for the Study of European Contract Law Working Paper Series No. 2009/09
Number of pages: 54 Posted: 25 Oct 2009 Last Revised: 20 Sep 2011
Timothy Q. de Booys, Martijn W. Hesselink and Chantal Mak
University of Amsterdam - Centre for the Study of European Contract Law (CSECL), University of Amsterdam - Centre for the Study of European Contract Law (CSECL) and University of Amsterdam - Centre for the Study of European Contract Law (CSECL)
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European contract law, European private law, Common Frame of Reference, Consumer Rights Directive, CFR, DCFR

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Common Frame of Reference & Social Justice

European Review of Contract Law, Vol. 4, No. 3, pp. 248-269, 2008, Centre for the Study of European Contract Law Working Paper Series No. 2008/04
Number of pages: 18 Posted: 27 Jun 2008 Last Revised: 22 Feb 2014
Martijn W. Hesselink
University of Amsterdam - Centre for the Study of European Contract Law (CSECL)
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European Contract Law, Draft Common Frame of Reference, Social Justice

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An Optional Instrument on EU Contract Law: Could it Increase Legal Certainty and Foster Cross-Border Trade?

HET GROENBOEK EUROPEES CONTRACTENRECHT: NAAR EEN OPTIONEEL INSTRUMENT?, pp. 9-23, M.W. Hesselink, A.A.H. van Hoek, M.B.M. Loos & A.F. Salomons, eds., Den Haag: Boom Juridische uitgevers, 2011 , Centre for the Study of European Contract Law Working Paper No. 2010/06
Number of pages: 23 Posted: 23 Oct 2010 Last Revised: 20 Sep 2011
Martijn W. Hesselink
University of Amsterdam - Centre for the Study of European Contract Law (CSECL)
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optional instrument, CFR, DCFR, contract, European contract law, opt-in, Rome I, Green paper, choice of law, mandatory rules, legal certainty

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SMEs in European Contract Law: Background Note for the European Parliament on the Position of Small and Medium-Sized Enterprises (SMEs) in a Future Common Frame of Reference (CFR) and in the Review of the Consumer Law Acquis

Centre for the Study of European Contract Law Working Paper No. 2007/03
Number of pages: 29 Posted: 07 Feb 2008 Last Revised: 01 Apr 2011
Martijn W. Hesselink
University of Amsterdam - Centre for the Study of European Contract Law (CSECL)
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sme, contract law, european union, common frame of reference, consumer protection

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A Spontaneous Order for Europe? Why Hayek's Libertarianism is Not the Right Way Forward for European Private Law

EUROPEAN PRIVATE LAW AFTER THE COMMON FRAME OF REFERENCE, Hans W. Micklitz & Fabrizio Cafaggi (eds.), Cheltenham, UK and Northampton, MA, US: Edward Elgar, 2010, 123-146., Centre for the Study of European Contract Law Working Paper Series No. 2008/07
Number of pages: 31 Posted: 19 Sep 2008 Last Revised: 01 Apr 2011
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University of Amsterdam - Centre for the Study of European Contract Law (CSECL)
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Spontaneous order, European law, contract, private law theory, European private law, economic analysis

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Unfair Contract Terms in B2C Contracts

ad hoc briefing paper for the European Parliament’s Committee on Legal Affairs, May 2012, PE 462.452, 23 p. , Amsterdam Law School Research Paper No. 2012-68, Centre for the Study of European Contract Law Working Paper Series No. 2012-07,
Number of pages: 25 Posted: 12 Jun 2012 Last Revised: 15 Jun 2012
Martijn W. Hesselink and Marco Loos
University of Amsterdam - Centre for the Study of European Contract Law (CSECL) and University of Amsterdam - Centre for the Study of European Contract Law (CSECL)
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CESL, Unfair terms, B2C contracts, consumer sales

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'If You Don’t Like our Principles We Have Others'; On Core Values and Underlying Principles in European Private Law: A Critical Discussion of the New 'Principles' Section in the Draft CFR

THE FOUNDATIONS OF EUROPEAN PRIVATE LAW, pp. 59-72, R. Brownsword, H. Micklitz, L. Niglia & S. Weatherill, eds., Oxford: Hart Publishing, 2011, CSECL Working Paper No. 10/2009
Number of pages: 12 Posted: 02 Dec 2009 Last Revised: 20 Sep 2011
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European private law, contract law, principles, values, general principles of European law

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How Many Systems of Private Law are There in Europe? On Plural Legal Sources, Multiple Identities and the Unity of Law

L. Niglia (ed.), PLURALISM AND EUROPEAN PRIVATE LAW, (Oxford: Hart Publishing, 2013), 199-247., Centre for the Study of European Contract Law Working Paper Series No. 2012-03, Amsterdam Law School Research Paper No. 2012-59, Postnational Rulemaking Working Paper No. 2012-04
Number of pages: 43 Posted: 28 Apr 2012 Last Revised: 09 Jul 2013
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University of Amsterdam - Centre for the Study of European Contract Law (CSECL)
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Legal system, pluralism, monism, integrity, nationalism, Europeanism, cosmopolitanism, private autonomy, public autonomy

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The European Commission's Action Plan: Towards a More Coherent European Contract Law?

European Review of Private Law, Vol. 12, No. 4, pp. 397-419, 2004
Number of pages: 20 Posted: 27 Feb 2008 Last Revised: 08 Apr 2011
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University of Amsterdam - Centre for the Study of European Contract Law (CSECL)
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The New European Legal Culture - Ten Years On

Towards a European Legal Culture, G. Helleringer & K.P. Purnhagen (eds.), Baden-Baden: C.H. Beck-Hart-Nomos 2014, pp. 17-24., Xinde ouzhou falü wenhua (《新的欧洲法律文化》), Zhongguo falü chubanshe (中国法制出版社(中国:北京)), M.W. Hesselink & L. Wei (transl.), [Chinese translation of The New European Legal Culture], Beijing: China Legal Publishing House 2010, pp. 1-16.,
Number of pages: 6 Posted: 07 Dec 2009 Last Revised: 01 Apr 2014
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legal culture, European private law, formalism

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A Toolbox for European Judges

European Law Journal, Vol. 17, Issue 4, pp. 441-469, Centre for the Study of European Contract Law Working Paper No. 2010/07
Number of pages: 34 Posted: 17 Dec 2010 Last Revised: 20 Sep 2011
Martijn W. Hesselink
University of Amsterdam - Centre for the Study of European Contract Law (CSECL)
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Optional Instrument, CFR, Adjudication, General Principles off EU Law, General Principles of Civil Law, European Legal Method, Interpretation, CJEU, Political Philosophy, Private Law Theory

A Toolbox for European Judges

European Law Journal, Vol. 17, Issue 4, pp. 441-469, 2011
Number of pages: 29 Posted: 16 Jul 2011
Martijn W. Hesselink
University of Amsterdam - Centre for the Study of European Contract Law (CSECL)
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Private Law Principles, Pluralism and Perfectionism

U. Bernitz, X. Groussot & F. Schulyok (eds.), General Principles of EU Law and European Private Law (European Monographs, 84), (Alphen aan den Rijn: Wolters Kluwer 2013), 21-43., Centre for the Study of European Contract Law Working Paper Series No. 2013-02, Amsterdam Law School Research Paper No. 2013-06
Number of pages: 23 Posted: 23 Jan 2013 Last Revised: 10 Oct 2014
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University of Amsterdam - Centre for the Study of European Contract Law (CSECL)
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principles, pluralism, perfectionism, contract theory, legitimacy

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Unconscionability, Unfair Exploitation and the Nature of Contract Theory - Comments on Melvin Eisenberg's ‘Foundational Principles of Contract Law'

Centre for the Study of European Contract Law Working Paper Series No. 2013-03, Amsterdam Law School Research Paper No. 2013-07
Number of pages: 11 Posted: 02 Feb 2013
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University of Amsterdam - Centre for the Study of European Contract Law (CSECL)
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contract theory, unconscionability, unfair exploitation, Common European Sales Law, democracy, human dignity, community

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The Politics of European Contract Law: Who Has an Interest in What Kind of Contract Law for Europe?

AN ACADEMIC GREEN PAPER ON EUROPEAN CONTRACT LAW, Stefan Grundmann and Jules Stuyck, eds., pp. 181-191, The Hague, London & New York: Kluwer Law International, 2002, Global Jurist Frontiers, Vol. 2, No. 1, Article 3, 2002
Number of pages: 13 Posted: 27 Feb 2008 Last Revised: 08 Apr 2011
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University of Amsterdam - Centre for the Study of European Contract Law (CSECL)
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European contract law, European law, contract law, politics

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Private Law, Regulation and Justice

Postnational Rulemaking Working Paper No. 2016-04, Centre for the Study of European Contract Law Working Paper Series No. 2016-03, Amsterdam Law School Research Paper No. 2016-13
Number of pages: 16 Posted: 08 Mar 2016 Last Revised: 12 Mar 2016
Martijn W. Hesselink
University of Amsterdam - Centre for the Study of European Contract Law (CSECL)
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European Regulatory Private Law, European private law, regulation, withdrawal rights, unfair terms control, remedies for non-conformity, interpersonal justice, democratic legitimacy, European contract law

Private Law, Regulation, and Justice

European Law Journal, Vol. 22, Issue 5, pp. 681-695, 2016
Number of pages: 15 Posted: 29 Jan 2017
Martijn W. Hesselink
University of Amsterdam - Centre for the Study of European Contract Law (CSECL)
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Democratic Contract Law

European Review of Contract Law 11(2), 81-126, Centre for the Study of European Contract Law Working Paper Series No. 22014-03, Amsterdam Law School Research Paper No. 2014-24
Number of pages: 37 Posted: 15 Mar 2014 Last Revised: 18 Sep 2015
Martijn W. Hesselink
University of Amsterdam - Centre for the Study of European Contract Law (CSECL)
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democracy, private law, contract law, morality, tradition, justice, efficiency, justice, legitimacy, normative

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Post-Private Law?

Varieties of European Economic Law and Regulation, Liber Amicorum for Hans Micklitz, K.P. Purnhagen & P. Rott (eds.), pp. 31-43, Centre for the Study of European Contract Law Working Paper Series No. 2014-09, Amsterdam Law School Research Paper No. 2014-48
Number of pages: 13 Posted: 05 Sep 2014 Last Revised: 08 Sep 2014
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University of Amsterdam - Centre for the Study of European Contract Law (CSECL)
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consumer law, private law, contract law

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Unfair Prices in the Common European Sales Law

S. Vogenauer & L. Gullifer (eds.), English and European perspectives on contract and commercial law: essays in honour of Hugh Beale, (Oxford: Hart publishing 2014), 225-236, Amsterdam Law School Research Paper No. 2014-56, Centre for the Study of European Contract Law Working Paper Series No. 2014-13
Number of pages: 16 Posted: 13 Nov 2014 Last Revised: 19 Nov 2014
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University of Amsterdam - Centre for the Study of European Contract Law (CSECL)
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CESL, European contract law, unfairness

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Civil Law

M.T. Gibbons (ed.), The Encyclopedia of Political Thought, 1st edition, Oxford: John Wiley & Sons 2014, pp. 522-524, Centre for the Study of European Contract Law Working Paper Series No. 2014-06, Amsterdam Law School Research Paper No. 2014-43
Number of pages: 5 Posted: 15 Aug 2014 Last Revised: 16 Oct 2014
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University of Amsterdam - Centre for the Study of European Contract Law (CSECL)
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civil law, common law, legal families, comparative law

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Who Has a Stake in European Contract Law?

European Review of Contract Law, Vol. 1, No. 3, pp. 295-296, 2005
Number of pages: 2 Posted: 11 Dec 2008 Last Revised: 07 Apr 2011
Martijn W. Hesselink
University of Amsterdam - Centre for the Study of European Contract Law (CSECL)
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European private law, contract, democracy, stakeholders, legitimacy, CFR

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The Ideal of Codification and the Dynamics of Europeanization: The Dutch Experience

European Law Journal, Vol. 12, No. 3, pp. 279-305, 2006, THE HARMONISATION OF EUROPEAN CONTRACT LAW IMPLICATIONS FOR EUROPEAN PRIVATE LAWS, BUSINESS AND LEGAL PRACTICE, Stefan Vogenauer & Stephen Weatherill, eds., pp. 39-70, Hart Publishing, 2006
Number of pages: 54 Posted: 24 Feb 2008 Last Revised: 07 Oct 2009
Martijn W. Hesselink
University of Amsterdam - Centre for the Study of European Contract Law (CSECL)
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European Law, Directives, Coherence, Codification, Contract Law

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Could a Fair Price Rule (or its Absence) be Unjust? On the Relationship between Contract Law, Justice and Democracy

European Review of Contract Law 11(3), 1-12, October 2015, Centre for the Study of European Contract Law Working Paper Series No. 2014-05, Amsterdam Law School Research Paper No. 2014-36
Number of pages: 9 Posted: 20 Jun 2014 Last Revised: 22 Jun 2016
Martijn W. Hesselink
University of Amsterdam - Centre for the Study of European Contract Law (CSECL)
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contract law, justice, unfair price rule, CESL

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Unjust Conduct in the Internal Market. On the Role of European Private Law in the Division of Moral Responsibility between the EU, Its Member States and Their Citizens

Centre for the Study of European Contract Law Working Paper Series No. 2014-14, Amsterdam Law School Research Paper No. 2014-63
Number of pages: 37 Posted: 02 Dec 2014 Last Revised: 22 Aug 2016
Martijn W. Hesselink
University of Amsterdam - Centre for the Study of European Contract Law (CSECL)
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Internal market, civil justice, distributive justice, corrective justice, system of rights, contract theory

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The Ideal of Codification and the Dynamics of Europeanisation: The Dutch Experience

European Law Journal, Vol. 12, No. 3, pp. 279-305, May 2006, Centre for the Study of European Contract Law Working Paper Series
Number of pages: 27 Posted: 08 May 2006
Martijn W. Hesselink
University of Amsterdam - Centre for the Study of European Contract Law (CSECL)
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Social Justice in European Contract Law: A Manifesto

European Law Journal, Vol. 10, No. 6, pp. 653-674, November 2004
Number of pages: 22 Posted: 21 Nov 2004
University of Bremen - Faculty of Law, University of Trieste School of Law, University of Oxford - Faculty of Law, University of Groningen - Faculty of Law, LIDER-Lab, Scuola Superiore Sant'Anna, Université Paris I Panthéon-Sorbonne, Humboldt University of Berlin - Faculty of Law, University of Amsterdam - Centre for the Study of European Contract Law (CSECL), University of Bremen - Faculty of Law, University of Graz, University of California Hastings College of the Law, University of Catania, VU University Amsterdam - Faculty of Law, RWI - Leibniz-Insitut für Wirtschaftsforschung (RWI Essen), University of Bremen, Université Paris I Panthéon-Sorbonne, Sciences Po Law School and University of Helsinki - Faculty of Law
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The Justice Dimensions of the Relationship between Fundamental Rights and Private Law

European Review of Private Law 24(3/4), 425-455, 2015, Post-National Rulemaking Working Paper No. 2015-02, Centre for the Study of European Contract Law Working Paper Series No. 2015-08, Amsterdam Law School Research Paper No. 2015-34
Number of pages: 26 Posted: 17 Sep 2015 Last Revised: 22 Jun 2016
Martijn W. Hesselink
University of Amsterdam - Centre for the Study of European Contract Law (CSECL)
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Charter of fundamental rights, private law, contract law, freedom, morality, political conception of justice, human rights

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Private Law and the European Constitutionalisation of Values

Amsterdam Law School Research Paper No. 2016-26, Centre for the Study of European Contract Law Working Paper Series No. 2016-07
Number of pages: 25 Posted: 27 May 2016 Last Revised: 03 Jun 2016
Martijn W. Hesselink
University of Amsterdam - Centre for the Study of European Contract Law (CSECL)
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CFREU, values, pluralism, horizontal effect, perfectionism, human dignity, freedom, equality, solidarity, democracy, the rule of law, respect for human rights, private law

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Contract Theory and EU Contract Law

Forthcoming in: Elgar Handbook on EU Consumer & Contract Law (Christian W Twigg-Flesner, ed), Amsterdam Law School Research Paper No. 2015-39, Centre for the Study of European Contract Law Working Paper Series No. 2015-09
Number of pages: 21 Posted: 17 Oct 2015 Last Revised: 25 Nov 2015
Martijn W. Hesselink
University of Amsterdam - Centre for the Study of European Contract Law (CSECL)
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contract theory, European contract law