Coase-Sandor Institute for Law and Economics

Law and Economics Workshop: David Abrams

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

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

The NPE: Benevolent Middleman or Stick-Up Artist?
David Abrams, Professor of Law, Business Economics, and Public Policy, University of Pennsylvania Law School (with Ufulk Akcigit and Gokhan Oz, University of Pennsylvania Economics)

Law and Economics Workshop: Ken Ayotte

Date: 
03.31.2015
Location: 
F
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: 
I
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

L&E Workshop: Richard Hornbeck

Date: 
02.03.2015
Location: 
F
Contact info (email or phone): 

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

Creative Destruction: Barriers to Urban Growth and the Great Boston Fire of 1872
Richard Hornbeck, Dunwalke Associate Professor of American History, Economics Department, Harvard University, NBER, and Visiting Professor, University of Chicago Department of Economics

L&E Workshop: Shmuel Leshem

Date: 
01.20.2015
Location: 
F
Contact info (email or phone): 

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

On the Credibility of Prosecutorial (and Other) Threats
Shmuel Leshem, University of Southern California

Law & Economics Workshhop: Louis Kaplow

Date: 
01.06.2015
Location: 
F
Contact info (email or phone): 

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

Information and the Aim of Adjudication:  Truth or Consequences?
Louis Kalplow, Fin M. W. Caspersen and Household International Professor of Law and Economics, Harvard Law School

Law and Economics Workshop: Kate Litvak

Date: 
12.02.2014
Location: 
Seminar Room F
Contact info (email or phone): 

Marjorie Holme, (773) 702-0220

The University of Chicago Law School and the Coase-Sandor Institute for Law and Economics welcome Kate Litvak, Professor of Law at Northwestern University School of Law.

Professor Litvak will explore findings in her paper, Investment - Cash Flow Sensitivity Is Not Caused by Financial Constraint: New Evidence From a Randomized SEC Experiment.

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