27 Pages Posted: 20 Sep 2012
Date Written: September 11, 2012
Customary international law is one of the three main sources of international law; lamentably, it has historically received little attention from law and economics scholars, despite providing rich material for economic analysis. In this chapter, we provide a concise overview of recent research on customary international law from a law and economics perspective, summarizing the main results while modestly extending some of the analyses presented.
Keywords: customary international law, public international law
JEL Classification: K33
Suggested Citation: Suggested Citation
Parisi, Francesco and Pi, Daniel, The Emergence and Evolution of Customary International Law (September 11, 2012). Minnesota Legal Studies Research Paper No. 12-40. Available at SSRN: https://ssrn.com/abstract=2144855 or http://dx.doi.org/10.2139/ssrn.2144855