Free Market Sanctions:
How Society Creates Forces
to Preserve its Own Order

"Lex Mercatoria" is a legal phrase which has come to signify the power of a stateless society to prevent most disputes and resolve those that arise in a peaceful, harmonious and orderly way -- without dependence upon political institutions such as monarch, crown, parliament or congress.

The history of the Lex Mercatoria

Self-government versus "the government"

Free-Market sanctions