31 Pages Posted: 12 Jan 2012 Last revised: 3 Feb 2012
Date Written: January 9, 2012
This piece, which examines ideas from both US and European contract law, considers whether there is any emerging consensus in contract theory. It suggests that what is styled a 'co-operative will theory' would provide a sound basis for developing the law, and that such a theory reflects the emerging consensus in European legal harmonization projects.
Keywords: contract theory
Suggested Citation: Suggested Citation
Hogg, Martin, Contract Theory: Is There a Path Through the Theoretical Jungle? (January 9, 2012). Edinburgh School of Law Research Paper No. 2011/44. Available at SSRN: https://ssrn.com/abstract=1981896 or http://dx.doi.org/10.2139/ssrn.1981896