Alarmed by the explosive growth of government americans today are more interested than ever in the us constitution and the limits it places on government power liberty of contract powerfully illuminates a key limit the right of individuals to enter into contracts with one other. In liberty of contract rediscovering a lost constitutional right law professor and historian david n mayer shows how americans went from embracing the libertarian conception of rights reflected imperfectly in the declaration of independence to the statist conception of rights reflected in modern supreme court decisions. liberty of contract rediscovering a lost constitutional right by david n mayer washington dc cato institute 2011 pp 188 2195 cloth 995 paperback. Liberty of contract rediscovering a lost constitutional right o david mayer liberty of contract rediscovering a lost constitutional right o paul kens lochner v rediscovering a lost constitutional right now and recommend it as a survey and history of the topic students can look inside on amazon at the link above. Liberty of contract rediscovering a lost consitutional right author david n mayer although the framers of the constitution such as alexander hamilton mayer also shows that the court protected much more than economic rights when defending liberty of contract via substantive due process
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