Faculty Research

This is a small archive of selected faculty research intended to provide a sampling of the fascinating endeavors in which our faculty are engaged. For a full publications list of a given faculty member, please find him or her in our faculty directory and click "Publications," or view our entire faculty's scholarship in Chicago Unbound.

Research Matters is a biweekly feature in which a member of the faculty talks about some of his or her latest work and its impact and relevance to law and society. To see the Q&A associated with a given work, click "Yes" in the corresponding row below. You can also sort to see which works have Research Matters pieces associated with them.

Title Author with Added to the archivesort icon Research Matters (Q&A)
"Reversible Rewards" Ben-Shahar, Omri Anu Bradford Oct 13, 2011
"The Problem of Measuring Legal Change, with Application to Bell Atlantic v. Twombly" Hubbard, William H. J. Oct 11, 2011
"Misalignments in Tort Law" Porat, Ariel Oct 10, 2011
"Deference to the Executive in the United States after 9/11: Congress, the Courts, and the Office of Legal Counsel" Posner, Eric Sep 26, 2011
"The Boundaries of the Moral (and Legal) Community" Leiter, Brian Sep 20, 2011
"Delegation in Immigration Law" Posner, Eric Adam B. Cox Sep 9, 2011
"Regulation, Unemployment, and Cost-Benefit Analysis" Masur, Jonathan Sep 2, 2011
"Regulation, Unemployment, and Cost-Benefit Analysis" Posner, Eric Sep 2, 2011
"Pay for Regulator Performance" Henderson, M. Todd Frederick Tung Aug 30, 2011
"Do Exclusionary Rules Convict the Innocent?" McAdams, Richard H. Dhammika Dharmapala and Nuno Garoupa Aug 25, 2011
"The FTC’s Proposal for Regulating IP through SSOs Would Replace Private Coordination with Government Hold-Up" Epstein, Richard A. F. Scott Kieff and Daniel F. Spulber Aug 19, 2011
"Hybrid Judicial Career Structures: Reputation V. Legal Tradition" Ginsburg, Tom Nuno Garoupa Aug 10, 2011
"A Critical Look at a Critical Look - Reply to Sanchirico" Weisbach, David A. Aug 9, 2011
"Constitutional Endurance" Ginsburg, Tom Aug 8, 2011
"Carbon Taxation in Europe: Expanding the EU Carbon Price" Weisbach, David A. Aug 5, 2011
"Latin American Presidentialism in Comparative and Historical Perspective" Ginsburg, Tom Jose Antonio Cheibub and Zachary Elkins Aug 4, 2011
"Discount Rates, Social Judgments, Individuals’ Risk Preferences, and Uncertainty" Weisbach, David A. Louis Kaplow Aug 2, 2011
"Teaching Patriotism: Love and Critical Freedom" Nussbaum, Martha Aug 1, 2011
"Is Knowledge of the Tax Law Socially Desirable?" Weisbach, David A. Jul 27, 2011
"The Social Evaluation of Intergenerational Policies and its Application to Integrated Assessment Models of Climate Change" Weisbach, David A. Louis Kaplow and Elisabeth Moyer Jul 27, 2011