• 77 Citations
20052019
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Personal profile

Research Interests

Her current research focuses on the historical problem of how custom functioned as law, the history of bankruptcy, and early modern commercial law.

Education/Academic qualification

JD, The University of Chicago

… → 2004

PhD, Princeton University

… → 2001

Research interests

  • Contracts
  • European legal history
  • Sales

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Research Output 2005 2019

  • 77 Citations
  • 12 Article
  • 3 Chapter
  • 3 Other contribution

Essay: Cheating pays

Kadens, E., Jan 1 2019, In : Columbia Law Review. 119, 2, p. 527-590 64 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

reputation
scenario
private law
seventeenth century
incentive

Custom's past

Kadens, E., Feb 15 2016, Custom's Future: International Law in a Changing World. Cambridge University Press, p. 11-33 23 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

Pre-modern credit networks and the limits of reputation

Kadens, E., Jan 1 2015, In : Iowa Law Review. 100, 6, p. 2429-2455 27 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

reputation
credit
5 Citations (Scopus)

The medieval law merchant: The tyranny of a construct

Kadens, E., Dec 1 2015, In : Journal of Legal Analysis. 7, 2, p. 251-289 39 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Law
commerce
myth
infrastructure
evidence

Custom's Two Bodies: Studies on Power in the Medieval World in Honor of

Kadens, E., Apr 2013, Center and Periphery: Studies on Power in the Medieval World in Honor of. Jansen, K. L., Geltner, G. & Lester, A. E. (eds.). Brill, p. 239-248

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter