The Progressive Assault on Laissez Faire: Robert Hale and the First Law and Economics Movement
Fried, Barbara H.. 2001. The Progressive Assault on Laissez Faire: Robert Hale and the First Law and Economics Movement. Harvard University Press.
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The first, full-length study of Hale's work, which showed that "private", unregulated economic relations were in fact determined by a state imposed regime of property and contract rights which were hard to square with common-sense notions of social justice.
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