The Constitutive Performativity of the Law of Capital

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Marco Goldoni

University of Glasgow - Faculty of Law & Financial Studies

Date Written: October 31, 2020

Abstract

This is a discussion of Pistor's work on the code of capital and more generally on the approach taken by the new legal institutionalists on law and political economy. In particular, the intervention focuses on the central idea according to which law is constitutive of the contemporary political economy.

Keywords: Capital; Law as Constitutive; Katharina Pistor; Structural Coupling

Suggested Citation

Goldoni, Marco, The Constitutive Performativity of the Law of Capital (October 31, 2020). Available at SSRN: https://ssrn.com/abstract=3722610 or http://dx.doi.org/10.2139/ssrn.3722610

Marco Goldoni (Contact Author)

University of Glasgow - Faculty of Law & Financial Studies ( email )

Glasgow, Scotland
United Kingdom

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