Coase-Sandor Institute for Law and Economics

Conference: Criminal Procedure in the Spotlight

Date: 
05.30.2014 - 05.31.2014
Location: 
Room V
Contact info (email or phone): 

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

Criminal Procedure in the Spotlight
Theoretical, Constitutional, and Administrative Developments

Organized by Richard Epstein, Richard McAdams, and Alison Siegler

Sponsored by the University of Chicago Law Review, the Coase-Sandor Instittue for Law and Economics, and the Classical Liberal Institute at New York University School of Law.

Faculty: 
Richard A. Epstein
Faculty: 
Richard H. McAdams
Faculty: 
Alison Siegler

The 2014 Coase Lecture: Professor Richard McAdams, "The Expressive Powers of Law"

Date: 
04.15.2014
Location: 
Weymouth Kirkland Courtroom
Contact info (email or phone): 

For special assistance or needs, please contact Marjorie Holme at 773-702-0220 or mholme@uchicago.edu

Economics explains legal compliance via sanctions, particularly by the ability of legal sanctions to change the cost of behavior and deter noncompliance. Yet rational choice tools predict other ways in which law influences behavior: by suggesting a means of coordination and by informing beliefs.

Faculty: 
Richard H. McAdams

Edward H. Levi Distinguished Visiting Jurists Program: Judge Raymond Fisher

Date: 
04.14.2014
Location: 
Law School Room V
Contact info (email or phone): 

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

The Hon. Raymond Fisher of the Ninth Circuit will be on campus for a Student Lunch Talk as part of the Edward H. Levi Distinguished Visiting Jurists Program. The title of his talk is forthcoming.

Faculty: 
Geoffrey R. Stone

Epstein on Recent Jobs Report

How Democrats Kill Jobs
Richard A. Epstein
Defining Ideas
January 14, 2014

The latest government labor report indicates that job growth has slowed once again. It is now at a three-year low, with only an estimated 74,000 new jobs added this past month.

Faculty: 
Richard A. Epstein

Richard Epstein on India's Economy

An American in India
Richard A. Epstein
Defining Ideas
January 7, 2014

On December 29, 2013, my wife and I boarded a United Airlines flight from New York to Mumbai for our first trip to India. We spent three days in Mumbai and one in Delhi. That short trip gave me a chance to observe a tiny sliver of a vast, diverse, and contradictory country.

Faculty: 
Richard A. Epstein

L & E Workshop: Gerrit DeGeest

Date: 
02.18.2014
Location: 
F
Contact info (email or phone): 

Candace Bergeron, cbergeron@uchicago.edu

773-702-0220

Title: The Death of Caveat Emptor

Gerrit DeGeest, Washington University School of Law

Office 602

L & E Workshop: Jennifer Arlen

Date: 
02.04.2014
Location: 
F
Contact info (email or phone): 

Candace Bergeron, cbergeron@uchicago.edu

Does the Endowment Effect Justify Legal Interventions?: The Debiasing Effect of Voting and Agency Institutions 

Jennifer Arlen, New York University School of Law

Office 610

L & E Workshop: Crystal Yang

Date: 
01.21.2014
Location: 
F
Contact info (email or phone): 

Candace Bergeron, cbergeron@uchicago.edu

Justice Vacated? The Impact of Judicial Vacancies on Prosecutorial Behavior

L&E Workshop: Albert Choi

Date: 
01.10.2014
Location: 
F
Contact info (email or phone): 

Cancace Bergeron, cbergeron@uchicago.edu

Due to weather issues, this workshop has been rescheduled to Friday, January 10th. 

Multi-Stage Contracting in Complex Transactions
Albert Choi, University of Virginia School of Law

Professor Choi will be visiting at Chicago Thursday, January 9th and Friday, January 10th.  He will be in room 602. 

Panel on "Reconstructing Contracts: The Contracts Scholarship of Douglas Baird"

A panel of leading scholars discuss Douglas Baird's pathbreaking work on Contract Law published in his new book Reconstructing Contracts.

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