CAFAGGI, Fabrizio (ed.),Professor of Comparative Law, European University Institute, Italy.
Elgar Publisher, 2012, 400 p.
Globalization pushes the boundaries of markets. Alongside the greater
“goods” of transnational economic activity come the “bads” of unregulated
conduct. This important book looks to the new frontiers of legal intervention
to make sure that global markets do not run riot over important public values.
The signal contribution is not the search for ever higher levels of
transnational authority – the superstates of a brave new world – but empowering
numerous private actors to enforce legal norms in our fast-changing economic