One of the most controversial theoretical issues of our time is the governance of cybersecurity. Computer security experts, national security experts, and policy analysts have all struggled to bring meaningful analysis to cybersecurity; however, the discipline of law & economics has yet to be fully applied to the issue. This introduction presents work by leading national scholars who examine this complex national security challenge from a law and economics perspective. The focus spans from a discussion of pure market solutions to public-private issue analysis, providing a valuable basis for policy considerations concerning the appropriate governmental role on the issue of cybersecurity.
Administrative Law | Computer Law | Criminal Law | Criminal Procedure | Law and Economics
Date of this Version
Mark F. Grady and Francesco Parisi, "The Law and Economics of Cybersecurity: An Introduction" (November 2004). George Mason University School of Law Working Papers Series. Working Paper 12.