LPE Originals

Property Without Autonomy

I want to suggest, however, that autonomy—even Dagan’s rehabilitated, communitarian conception of it—is a myth. Rather, the dependence and reliance (the vulnerability) against which autonomy is pitted is not pathogenic. It is not pathological. It is not an error to be fixed or a deficiency to be remedied."

close-up of pyramid on dollar
LPE Originals

Money and Property

NB: This post is part of the “Piercing the Monetary Veil” symposium. Other contributions can be found here. Money and property law are mutually constitutive. Property rights are defined and valued in terms of their relationship to monetary instruments, while whether something counts as a monetary instrument for this or that purpose is itself a…