Searching for the Common Law: The Quantitative Approach of the Restatement of Consumer Contracts

  • Oren Bar-Gill, Omri Ben-Shahar, Florencia Marotta-Wurgler
  • Published 2017


In 2012, the American Law Institute asked us to serve as reporters for a new Restatement of Consumer Contracts. Recognizing that many innovations in American contract law in the past generation occurred in the area of consumer transactions, the project seemed timely and challenging. We discovered that many of these innovations are controversial and… (More)


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