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  • Paper: Contract law can be a mechanism of empowerment

    Photo of Robin Kar, a University of Illinois law professor

    A new paper by University of Illinois legal scholar Robin B. Kar offers a novel interpretation of contract law, called “contract as empowerment.”

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  • Editor’s notes: To contact Robin B. Kar, call 217-333-4461; email

    The paper “Contract as Empowerment: The Basic Theory” is available online.