Faculty Research

This is a small archive of selected faculty research that is available on the web, intended to provide our visitors with a sampling of the fascinating endeavors in which our faculty are engaged. To find additional work by a given faculty member, please go to his or her faculty page and click "Publications."

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.

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"Beccaria's 'On Crimes and Punishments': A Mirror on the History of the Foundations of Modern Criminal Law" Harcourt, Bernard E. Jul 29, 2013
"Punitive Police? Agency Costs, Law Enforcement, and Criminal Procedure" McAdams, Richard H. Nuno Garoupa Aug 15, 2013
"Punitive Police? Agency Costs, Law Enforcement, and Criminal Procedure" Dharmapala, Dhammika Nuno Garoupa Aug 15, 2013
"Audits as Signals" Weisbach, David A. Maciej H. Kotowski and Richard J. Zeckhauser Aug 21, 2013
"Elections and Alignment" Stephanopoulos, Nicholas Aug 23, 2013
"Why Legal Positivism (Again)?" Leiter, Brian Sep 23, 2013
"The Collapse of the Harm Principle Redux" Harcourt, Bernard E. Oct 3, 2013
"Just Enough" Fennell, Lee Oct 21, 2013
"A Solution to the Collective Action Problem in Corporate Reorganization" Posner, Eric Oct 31, 2013
"A Solution to the Collective Action Problem in Corporate Reorganization" Weyl, E. Glen Oct 31, 2013
"Health and Financial Fragility: Evidence from Car Crashes and Consumer Bankruptcy" Morrison, Edward Arpit Gupta, Lenora Olson, Lawrence Cook, Heather Keenan Nov 15, 2013
"The South African Constitutional Court and Socio-Economic Rights as 'Insurance Swaps'" Ginsburg, Tom Rosalind Dixon Nov 22, 2013
"Trade Usage in the Courts: The Flawed Conceptual and Evidentiary Basis of Article 2’s Incorporation Strategy" Bernstein, Lisa Dec 16, 2013
"Becker and Foucault on Crime and Punishment" Becker, Gary S. Francois Ewald Dec 17, 2013
"Becker and Foucault on Crime and Punishment" Harcourt, Bernard E. Francois Ewald Dec 17, 2013
"A Theory of Pleading, Litigation, and Settlement" Hubbard, William H. J. Dec 19, 2013
"Have Inter-Judge Sentencing Disparities Increased in an Advisory Guidelines Regime? Evidence from Booker" Yang, Crystal Dec 23, 2013
"Exactions Creep" Fennell, Lee Dec 30, 2013
"Exactions Creep" Peñalver, Eduardo Dec 30, 2013
"Standing for the Structural Constitution" Huq, Aziz Jan 2, 2014