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 archive Research Matters (Q&A)sort icon
"The Invention of Low-Value Speech" Lakier, Genevieve May 11, 2015 Yes
"Political Powerlessness" Stephanopoulos, Nicholas Apr 1, 2015 Yes
"The Difficulties of Democratic Mercy" Huq, Aziz Mar 19, 2015 Yes
"Don't Ask, Must Tell — And Other Combinations" Strahilevitz, Lior Adam M. Samaha Jan 22, 2015 Yes
"[Dis-]Informing the People's Discretion: Judicial Deference Under the National Security Exemption of the Freedom of Information Act" Ginsburg, Tom Susan Nevelow Mart Nov 7, 2014 Yes
"Agglomerama" Fennell, Lee Dec 4, 2014 Yes
"Deference Mistakes" Masur, Jonathan Lisa Larrimore Ouellette Mar 26, 2014 Yes
"Civil Liberties Outside the Courts" Weinrib, Laura Oct 17, 2014 Yes
"Partisan Gerrymandering and the Efficiency Gap" Stephanopoulos, Nicholas Eric McGhee Oct 20, 2014 Yes
"Base Erosion and Profit Shifting: A Simple Conceptual Framework" Dharmapala, Dhammika Sep 25, 2014 Yes
"Do Constitutional Rights Make a Difference?" Chilton, Adam Mila Versteeg Sep 24, 2014 Yes
"Reactionary Rhetoric and Liberal Legal Academia" Driver, Justin Sep 26, 2014 Yes
"Foreign Sovereign Immunity and Comparative Institutional Competence" Chilton, Adam Christopher A. Whytock Apr 21, 2014 Yes
"Planning Past Pensions" Roin, Julie May 15, 2014 Yes
"Sub-Regulating Elections" Nou, Jennifer Feb 17, 2014 Yes
"The Behavior of Supreme Court Justices When Their Behavior Counts the Most" Stone, Geoffrey R. Apr 16, 2014 Yes
"Political Emotions: Why Love Matters for Justice" Nussbaum, Martha Mar 31, 2014 Yes
"Blue Collar Constitutional Law" Baird, Douglas G. Mar 17, 2014 Yes
"Credible Threats " Levmore, Saul Mar 5, 2014 Yes
"Credible Threats " Porat, Ariel Mar 5, 2014 Yes