How to Understand Legislatures: A Comment on Boudreau, Lupia, Mccubbins, and Rodriguez
10 Pages Posted: 10 Oct 2007
In this essay I comment on an article setting forth the outline of a methodology for intentionalist statutory interpretation. Although I agree that intentionalism is the proper way to interpret statutes, I raise a conceptual problem that the authors purport to handle but in fact elide.
Keywords: statutes, interpretation
JEL Classification: K00, K1, K10
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