June 19, 2000

Of Norms, Rules, and Markets

A Comment on Samuels
  • Peter J. Boettke

    Director, F. A. Hayek Program for Advanced Study in Philosophy, Politics, and Economics
  • Scott Beaulier

    Academic Dean, College of Business at North Dakota State University

Warren Samuels’ work on the legal-economic nexus attempts to explain the intricacies and nuances of social order. This work highlights the difficulties that simplistic accounts of social order confront.  We comment on two recent papers on Samuels' views on norms and societal rules.

Read the article Berkeley Electronic Press.