The Rights' Orchestra: Proportionality, Balancing, and Viking
36 Pages Posted: 8 Nov 2010 Last revised: 15 Mar 2011
Date Written: November 7, 2010
Uses the cases of Viking and Laval to compare E.U. proportionality to U.S. balancing. Describes the problems of legal reasoning, justification, and hierarchization of fundamental (constitutional) (human) rights. Applies the Coase theorem to constitutional and treaty adjudication.
Keywords: Proportionality, Balancing, Viking, Laval, Freedom, Right, Establishment, Services, Strike, Collective, Industrial, Action, Justification, Legal Reasoning, Legal Theory, Philosophy of Law, Jurisprudence
JEL Classification: K10, K31, K33, K40
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