The Yale Law Journal

Richard H. McAdams


Signaling Discount Rates: Law, Norms, and Economic Methodology

Richard H. McAdams

110 Yale L.J. 625 (2001)

For decades, sociologists and law-and-society scholars have studied law in a broader social context that includes norms. More recently, the subject of social norms has come to the sustained attention of rational choice scholars, including economists, philosophers, politica…