Professor David Campbell

Professor

Research Interests

My research interests are in the law of contract, the application of economic and social theories to law, and the theory and practice of regulation.

Since the last REF census date, my principal publications have been:

‘Better Than Fuller: A Two Interest Model of Remedies for Breach of Contract’ (2015) 78 The Modern Law Review 296-323

‘Louis Althusser and the End of Classical Russian Marxism: Spinoza, Hegel and the Critique of Dogmatic Marxism’ (2014) 42 Critique 527-53

‘Good Faith and the Ubiquity of the “Relational” Contract’ (2014) 77 Modern Law Review 475-92

The 'Market' in the Theory of Regulation
Campbell, I.D. 16/08/2017 In: Social and Legal Studies.
Journal article

Limited Liability A Legal and Economic Analysis, by Stephen M Bainbridge and M Todd Henderson
Campbell, I.D. 06/2017 In: Journal of Law and Society. 44, 2, 6 p.
Book/Film/Article review

Cleverer than command?: Review of David Halpern, Inside the Nudge Unit
Campbell, I.D. 24/02/2017 In: Social and Legal Studies. 26, 1, 16 p.
Book/Film/Article review

The Sense in Coase's Critique of Pigou: The Ceteris Paribus Case for Intervention
Campbell, I.D. 2017 In: Journal of Law, Economics and Policy. 13, 1, p. 39-54. 16 p.
Journal article

The Heil v Rankin approach to law-making: who needs a legislature?
Campbell, I.D. 12/2016 In: Common Law World Review. 45, 4, p. 340-365. 26 p.
Journal article

What does the Paris Agreement actually do?
Campbell, I.D. 12/2016 In: Energy and Environment. 27, 8, p. 883-895. 13 p.
Journal article

Ronald Coase's 'The Problem of Social Cost'
Campbell, I.D. 18/07/2016 In: The University of Queensland Law Journal. 35, 1, p. 75-98. 24 p.
Journal article

The absence of negligence in Hedley Byrne v Heller
Campbell, I.D. 04/2016 In: Law Quarterly Review. 132, 2, p. 266-277. 12 p.
Journal article

Market damages and the invisible hand
Campbell, I.D. 10/02/2016 In: Comparative contract law. Oxford : Oxford University Press p. 297-312. 16 p.
Chapter (peer-reviewed)

The central problems of Marx's economics and the nature of market regulation
Campbell, I.D. 2016 In: Reshaping markets. Cambridge : Cambridge University Press p. 7-44. 38 p.
Chapter (peer-reviewed)

What did Ronald Coase know about the Law of Tort?
Campbell, I.D., Klaes, M. 2016 In: Melbourne University Law Review. 39, 3, p. 793-849. 55 p.
Journal article

Reply to Mark P Gergen, 'The Right to Perform After Repudiation and Recover the Contract Price in Anglo-American Law'
Campbell, I.D. 10/12/2015 In: Comparative Contract Law. Oxford : Oxford University Press p. 338-341. 4 p.
Chapter (peer-reviewed)

What is climate change policy now trying to achieve?
Campbell, D. 27/10/2015 In: Economic Affairs. 35, 3, p. 428-442. 15 p.
Journal article

How UK climate change policy has been made sustainable
Campbell, D. 09/2015 In: Social and Legal Studies. 24, 3, p. 399-418. 20 p.
Journal article

Interpersonal justice and actual choice as ways of determining personal injury law and policy
Campbell, D. 09/2015 In: Legal Studies. 35, 3, p. 430-442. 13 p.
Journal article

The fetishism of divergence: a critique of Piketty
Campbell, D. 4/08/2015 In: Journal of Corporate Law Studies. 15, 1, p. 183-216. 34 p.
Journal article

The Dog that Did Bark in the Night-time: What Mischief Does Hedley Byrne and Co Ltd v Heller and Partners Correct?
Campbell, D. 08/2015 In: The Many Faces of Misstatement Liability. Oxford : Hart p. 111-132. 22 p.
Chapter (peer-reviewed)

"Catgate" and the challenge to parliamentary sovereignty in immigration law
Campbell, D. 07/2015 In: Public Law. p. 426-439. 14 p.
Journal article

Expectation and reliance: one principle or two?
Campbell, D. 15/04/2015 In: Journal of Contract Law. 32, 3, p. 231-243. 13 p.
Journal article

Adam Kramer, The Law of Contract Damages
Campbell, D. 04/2015 In: Law Quarterly Review. 131, 2, 4 p.
Book/Film/Article review

Better than Fuller: a two interests model of remedies for breach of contract
Campbell, D. 2/03/2015 In: Modern Law Review. 78, 2, p. 296-323. 28 p.
Journal article

Louis Althusser and the end of classical Russian Marxism: Spinoza, Hegel and the critique of dogmatic Marxism
Campbell, D. 12/2014 In: Critique: Journal of Socialist Theory . 42, 4, p. 527-553. 27 p.
Journal article

Good faith and the ubiquity of the “relational” contract
Campbell, D. 05/2014 In: Modern Law Review. 77, 3, p. 475-492. 18 p.
Journal article

Foreward
Campbell, D. 2014 In: Contract in context. London : Routledge p. vii-ix. 3 p. ISBN: 9780415663168.
Chapter

Review of C. Mitchell, Contract law and contract practice
Campbell, D. 2014 In: Law Quarterly Review. 130, 4 p.
Book/Film/Article review

The law of contract and the limits of the welfare state
Campbell, D. 10/2013 In: The anxiety of the jurist. Farnham : Ashgate p. 195-224 . 30 p.
Chapter (peer-reviewed)

After Doha: what has climate change policy accomplished?
Campbell, D. 03/2013 In: Journal of Environmental Law. 25, 1, p. 125-136. 12 p.
Journal article

Luhmann without tears: complex economic regulation and the erosion of the market sphere
Campbell, D. 03/2013 In: Legal Studies. 33, 1, 25 p.
Book/Film/Article review

Arcos v Ronaasen as a relational contract
Campbell, D. 2013 In: Changing concepts of contract. Basingstoke : Palgrave Macmilan p. 138-165. 8 p. ISBN: 9781137269263.
Chapter

Changing concepts of contract: essays in honour of Ian Macneil
Campbell, D., Mulcahy, L., Wheeler, S. 2013 Basingstoke : Palgrave Macmilan. 264 p. ISBN: 9781137269263.
Book

Harmonisation and its discontents: the transaction cost argument for the European Contract Code
Campbell, D., Halson, R. 2013 In: The transformation of European private law. Cambridge : Cambridge University Press p. 100-130 . 31 p.
Chapter (peer-reviewed)

Review of K Barnett, Accounting for Profit for Breach of Contract
Campbell, D. 2013 In: Law Quarterly Review. 129, 4 p.
Book/Film/Article review

The irrelevance of the performance interest: a comparative study of keep open covenants in Scotland and England
Campbell, D., Halson, R. 2013 In: Commercial contract law. Cambridge : Cambridge University Press p. 466-502. 37 p.
Chapter (peer-reviewed)

The law of force majeure and the planning of long-term contracts
Campbell, D. 2013 In: Long-term contracts. Sydney : Federation Press p. 192-205. 14 p.
Chapter (peer-reviewed)

The regulation of self-interest in financial markets
Campbell, D., Loughrey, J. 2013 In: Integrity, risk and accountability in capital markets. Oxford : Hart p. 65-90 . 26 p.
Chapter (peer-reviewed)

What do we mean by the non-use of contract?
Campbell, D. 2013 In: Revisiting the contracts scholarship of Stewart Macaulay . Oxford : Hart p. 159-190. 32 p.
Chapter (peer-reviewed)

Welfare economics for capitalists: the economic consequences of Judge Posner
Campbell, D. 08/2012 In: Cardozo Law Review. 33, 6, p. 2233-2274. 32 p.
Journal article

How sensible is the left-wing criticism of money, exchange and contract
Campbell, D. 12/2011 In: Social and Legal Studies. 20, 4, p. 528-539. 12 p.
Journal article

Copenhagen, Cancun and the limits of global welfare economics
Campbell, D., Klaes, M. 06/2011 In: Economic Affairs. 31, 2, p. 10-16. 7 p.
Journal article

The province of jurisprudence demolished
Campbell, D. 06/2011 In: Social and Legal Studies. 20, 2, 10 p.
Book/Film/Article review

A relational critique of the ‘third’ restatement of restitution 39
Campbell, D. 2011 In: Washington and Lee Law Review. 68, p. 1063-1131. 69 p.
Journal article

Dicey in the age of globalisation: Review of D. Nicol, The Constitutional Protection of Capitalism
Campbell, D. 2011 In: European Public Law. 17, 18 p.
Book/Film/Article review

The end of Posnerian law and economics
Campbell, D. 03/2010 In: Modern Law Review. 73, 2, 26 p.
Book/Film/Article review

After Cancun: the impossibility of carbon trading
Campbell, D., Klaes, M., Bignell, C. 2010 In: The University of Queensland Law Journal. 29, 2, p. 163-190 . 28 p.
Journal article

Gathering the water: abuse of rights after the recognition of government failure
Campbell, D. 2010 In: The Journal Jurisprudence . 7, p. 487-534. 28 p.
Journal article

Marxism, the market, and corporate responsibility: a comment on Paddy Ireland
Campbell, D. 2010 In: Adelaide Law Review . 31, 2, p. 229-239. 11 p.
Journal article

The threat of terrorism: David Campbell responds to Clive Walker
Campbell, D. 2010 In: Public Law. p. 459-463. 5 p.
Journal article

The threat of terror and the plausibility of positivism
Campbell, D. 07/2009 In: Public Law. 2009, 3, p. 501-518. 18 p.
Journal article

Review of Charles Mitchell and Paul Mitchell, eds, Landmark Cases in the Law of Contract
Campbell, D. 2009 In: Journal of Legal History . 30, 1, 4 p.
Book/Film/Article review