Coase-Sandor Institute for Law and Economics

Distinguished Visiting Jurist: Ketanji Brown Jackson

Date: 
04.03.2015
Location: 
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Contact info (email or phone): 

Marjorie Holme, mholme@uchicago.edu, 773-702-0220

The Hon. Ketanji Brown Jackson will present "Fairness in Sentencing: An Examination" at this lunch talk. 

Judge Ketanji Brown Jackson received her commission as a United States District Judge in March 2013. Until December of 2014, she also served as a Vice Chair and Commissioner on the United States Sentencing Commission.

Distinguished Visiting Jurist: Thomas Hardiman

Date: 
02.26.2015
Location: 
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Contact info (email or phone): 

Marjorie Holme, 773-702-0220, mholme@uchicago.edu

Judge Thomas Hardiman will present a lunchtime lecture, "Free Speech in Public Schools."

Thomas Michael Hardiman is a federal judge on the United States Court of Appeals for the Third Circuit.

Faculty: 
Lior Strahilevitz

Law and Economics Workshop: Ulrike Malmendier

Date: 
05.19.2015
Location: 
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Contact info (email or phone): 

Marjorie Holme, 773-702-0220, mholme@uhicago.edu

Ulrike Malmendier, Edward J. and Mollie Arnold Professor of Finance at the Haas School of Businessm, and Professor of Economics at the Department of Economics, University of California, Berkeley and Becker Friedman Institute Fellow
Title forthcoming

Law and Economics Workshop: Alon Klement

Date: 
05.12.2015
Location: 
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Contact info (email or phone): 

Marjorie Holme, 773-702-0220, mholme@uhicago.edu

Alon Klement, Radzyner School of Law, Interdisciplinary Center Herzliya
Title forthcoming

2015 Coase Lecture: William Hubbard

Date: 
04.14.2015
Location: 
Courtroom
Contact info (email or phone): 

Marjorie Holme, mholme@uchicago.edu, 773-702-0220

The 2015 Coase Lecture, "Newtonian Law and Economics, Quantum Law and Economics, and the Search for a Theory of Relativity," will be presented by William H. J. Hubbard, Assistant Professor of Law.

Law and Economics Workshop: David Abrams

Date: 
04.28.2015
Location: 
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Contact info (email or phone): 

Marjorie Holme, 773-702-0220, mholme@uhicago.edu

David Abrams, Professor of Law, Business Economics, and Public Policy, University of Pennsylvania Law School
Title forthcoming

Law and Economics Workshop: Ken Ayotte

Date: 
03.31.2015
Location: 
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Contact info (email or phone): 

Marjorie Holme, mholme@uchicago.edu, 773-702-0220

Kenneth Ayotte, Professor of Law, University of California, Berkeley, Law School and Becker Friedman Institute Fellow
The Double-Edged Sword of Withdrawal Rights

Lunch Talk: Shaping Chicago: The Chicago Infrastructure Trust and Alternative Financing Mechanisms for Urban Infrastructure Initiatives

Date: 
01.23.2015
Location: 
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Contact info (email or phone): 

John Holler jholler@uchicago.edu

The Chicago Infrastructure Trust (CIT) was established in March 2012 as a mechanism to provide alternative financing options for large infrastructure projects in the Chicagoland area.

Faculty: 
Julie Roin
Faculty: 
Mark N. Templeton

L&E Workshop: Bernard Black

Date: 
02.17.2015
Location: 
F
Contact info (email or phone): 

Marjorie Holme, 773-702-0220, mholme@uchicago.edu

The Deterrent Effect of Tort Law:  Evidence from Medical Malpractice Reform (working paper 2015) (http://ssrn.com/abstract=2161362)
Bernard Black, Chabraja Professor, Northwestern University Law School and Kellogg School of Management, and Zenon Zabinski, Northwestern University Department of Economics