From Library Journal
-Philip Y. Blue, New York State Supreme Court Criminal Branch Law Lib., New York
Copyright 2000 Reed Business Information, Inc. --This text refers to an out of print or unavailable edition of this title.
I had some small problems with the obsession of looking at all problems through the lens of some theoretical optimum; also with the refusal to take into account justice (i.e. Read morePublished on December 3, 2012 by LemonMonkey
Law's Order was the primary text in my Economic Analysis of the Law class in law school, but I think it is sufficiently accessible for the layman, which is why I'm taking the time... Read morePublished on April 30, 2012 by H. P.
Friedman's "Law's Order" is a really great summary of how the law relates to and is based on economics. Read morePublished on January 23, 2012 by Danielle
The layman's view of law is that it has to do with justice, and the layman's view of Economics is that it has to do with who gets what. This is not correct. Read morePublished on September 20, 2011 by Herbert Gintis
The book arrived on time, however, it has a black dot along the edge of the book. The ink has seeped into at least 50 pages, and is actually quite annoying because I'm the sort who... Read morePublished on September 19, 2011 by mm
I ordered this book for my son. The seller has confirmation that the book was delivered, however, the postal carrier has no memory of it and we did not get the book. Read morePublished on May 24, 2010 by Mom Jeckeletti
I had heard a lot about David Friedman over the years... mostly words like "loony" and "anarchist." Being a great admirer of his father's work I decided to give this book a read... Read morePublished on December 31, 2007 by The Stranger
Law's Order is an introduction of applying economics analysis on laws for common layman. Comparing with the other textbooks on economics analysis of law, Law's Order is less... Read morePublished on August 4, 2007 by Tam Chun Lin
It's a dense and fun work in a very interesting and important topic. It was my first book on law&economics, and I am very satisfied with it. Read morePublished on May 26, 2006 by Eduardo Veiga