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Weather Index Insurance for Agriculture and Rural Areas in Lower-Income Countries

Barry J. Barnett and Olivier Mahul.

in American Journal of Agricultural Economics

December 2007; p ublished online December 2007 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Economic Development; Environmental Economics; Law and Economics; Agricultural Economics; Regulation and Industrial Policy; Insurance. 3795 words.

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WHEN A STRANGER CALLS: STANDARDS OUTSIDERS AND UNENCUMBERED PATENTS

Jorge L. Contreras.

in Journal of Competition Law & Economics

September 2016; p ublished online October 2016 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Law and Economics; Antitrust Issues and Policies; Manufacturing; Energy and Utilities; Technological Change; Research and Development. 13633 words.

An extensive literature exists regarding the patent disclosure and licensing commitments made by participants in standards-development organizations (SDOs), and how such commitments affect...

Who Benefits from Customary Justice? Rent-seeking, Bribery and Criminality in sub-Saharan Africa

Olivia D'Aoust and Olivier Sterck.

in Journal of African Economies

June 2016; p ublished online June 2016 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Law and Economics; Economic Development; Analysis of Collective Decision-making. 13988 words.

In many African countries, customary and statutory judicial systems co-exist. Customary justice is exercised by local courts and based on restorative principles, while statutory justice is...