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References Buchanan, J. 1975. The Limits of Liberty: Between Anarchy and Leviathan. Chicago: University of Chicago Press. Coase, R. H. 1960. The Problem of Social Cost. Journal of Law and Economics 3:1–44. Friedman, M. 1962. Capitalism and Freedom. Chicago: University of Chicago Press. Green. T. H. 1941. Lectures on the Principles of Political Obligation. London: Longmans, Green. Grey, T. C. 1980. The Disintegration of Property. In Nomos XXII: Property, ed. J. R. Pennock and J. W. Chapman. New York: New York University Press.
Given this conclusion, Fuller suggested that the expectation interest presents a lesser claim in justice to judicial intervention than do the restitution and reliance interests. ” In passing from compensation for losses to the satisfaction of expectations disappointed by breach, the law ceases to act restoratively and adopts a more active role. Referring to Aristotle’s analysis of justice, Fuller noted that in so doing the law passes from corrective justice to distributive justice. If we examine Fuller’s difficulty with the expectation interest, we see that, necessarily, it rests on the following implicit premise: a promise, even if accepted, does not give the promisee anything; it is only if and when a promise is actually performed that the promisee acquires something.
The Limits of Liberty: Between Anarchy and Leviathan. Chicago: University of Chicago Press. Coase, R. H. 1960. The Problem of Social Cost. Journal of Law and Economics 3:1–44. Friedman, M. 1962. Capitalism and Freedom. Chicago: University of Chicago Press. Green. T. H. 1941. Lectures on the Principles of Political Obligation. London: Longmans, Green. Grey, T. C. 1980. The Disintegration of Property. In Nomos XXII: Property, ed. J. R. Pennock and J. W. Chapman. New York: New York University Press.