The Effect of Legal Families on the Development of Business Law in China: Who's Really Writing the Rules of the Game?
34 Pages Posted: 15 Nov 2008
Date Written: 29 2008, 10
Legal Origin Theory is applied to Reform China's legal system in order to create a development model for a national legal system influenced by multiple legal families. Utilizing an extensive literature review and assessment of national laws affecting property rights, the model depicts how a legal system develops on the national level under multiple normative influences. Further research will elaborate on the interactions between the normative influences within the legal system.
Keywords: law and economics, China, property rights theory, legal origin theory
JEL Classification: M13, O32, M, H89
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