Contracts have governed the workings of the economy since ancient times. Contract theory is about ensuring they have the right incentives.
Consumers don't understand the contracts they are signing when they buy smartphones, new research shows.
A case of an uber driver from Perth suing the company because his contract was terminated may show how protected drivers are under law.
While Bitcoin gets all the attention, the blockchain technology it's based on could have applications across business and government.
Companies have increasingly been using hidden gag clauses, in which customers unwittingly sign away their rights to post online reviews after purchasing a product.
A push to make contracts easier for consumers never went anywhere, so it's time the issue was revisited.