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 Authorsort icon with Added to the archive Research Matters (Q&A)
"The Global Determinants of U.S. Foreign Affairs Law" Abebe, Daniel Aug 3, 2012
"Rethinking the Costs of International Delegations" Abebe, Daniel Aug 13, 2012 Yes
"Foreign Affairs Federalism: A Revisionist Approach" Abebe, Daniel Jun 18, 2013
"One Voice or Many? The Political Question Doctrine and Acoustic Dissonance in Foreign Affairs" Abebe, Daniel Feb 3, 2014
"Egypt, Ethiopia, and the Nile: The Economics of International Water Law" Abebe, Daniel Sep 24, 2014
"Criminal Corruption: Why Broad Definitions of Bribery Make Things Worse" Alschuler, Albert Jan 29, 2015
"Car Trouble" Baird, Douglas G. May 16, 2011
"Bankruptcy Step Zero" Baird, Douglas G. Mar 1, 2013
"Blue Collar Constitutional Law" Baird, Douglas G. Mar 17, 2014 Yes
"One-and-a-Half Badges of Fraud" Baird, Douglas G. Sep 24, 2014
"Interstate Recognition of Same-Sex Marriage after Windsor" Baude, William Feb 19, 2014 Yes
"The New and Old Originalism: A Discussion" Baude, William Steven Douglas Smith, Michael B. Rappaport, Stephen E. Sachs Feb 12, 2015
"Damages for Unlicensed Use" Ben-Shahar, Omri Jan 5, 2011
"Fixing Unfair Contracts" Ben-Shahar, Omri May 19, 2011
"Reversible Rewards" Ben-Shahar, Omri Anu Bradford Oct 13, 2011
"Outsourcing Regulation: How Insurance Reduces Moral Hazard" Ben-Shahar, Omri Kyle D. Logue Apr 11, 2012
"Regulatory Techniques in Consumer Protection: A Critique of European Consumer Contract Law" Ben-Shahar, Omri Oren Bar-Gill May 17, 2012
"Arbitration and Access to Justice: Economic Analysis" Ben-Shahar, Omri Jan 7, 2013
"No Contract?" Ben-Shahar, Omri Oren Bar-Gill Mar 13, 2013
"Regulation Through Boilerplate: An Apologia" Ben-Shahar, Omri Apr 30, 2013