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.

Titlesort icon Author with Added to the archive Research Matters (Q&A)
"Rhetoric and Reality in Early American Legal History: A Reply to Gordon Wood" LaCroix, Alison Jul 7, 2011
"Riley's Less Obvious Tradeoff: Forgoing Scope-Limited Searches" McAdams, Richard H. Aug 13, 2015
"Risk as a Proxy for Race" Harcourt, Bernard E. Jan 5, 2011
"Second-Order Regulation of Law Enforcement" Rappaport, John Feb 26, 2014 Yes
"Self-Regulation for the Mortgage Industry" Henderson, M. Todd Apr 3, 2013
"Should Environmental Taxes Be Precautionary?" Weisbach, David A. Jan 18, 2012
"Should Human Rights Law Play a Role in Development?" Posner, Eric Sep 28, 2015
"Slicing Spontaneity" Fennell, Lee Feb 12, 2015
"Some Skeptical Comments on Beth Simmons's 'Mobilizing for Human Rights'" Posner, Eric Adrian Vermeule Nov 30, 2011
"Standing for the Structural Constitution" Huq, Aziz Jan 2, 2014
"Structural Constitutionalism as Counterterrorism" Huq, Aziz Aug 24, 2012
"Sub-Regulating Elections" Nou, Jennifer Feb 17, 2014 Yes
"Surveillance Duration Doesn't Affect Privacy Expectations: An Empirical Test of the Mosaic Theory" Strahilevitz, Lior Matthew B. Kugler Aug 6, 2015
"Teaching Election Law" Stephanopoulos, Nicholas Sep 25, 2014
"Teaching Patriotism: Love and Critical Freedom" Nussbaum, Martha Aug 1, 2011
"The Behavior of Supreme Court Justices When Their Behavior Counts the Most" Stone, Geoffrey R. Apr 16, 2014 Yes
"The Boundaries of the Moral (and Legal) Community" Leiter, Brian Sep 20, 2011
"The Circumstances of Civility" Leiter, Brian Apr 11, 2011
"The Consequences of Consequentialist Criteria" Stephanopoulos, Nicholas Mar 27, 2013 Yes
"The Difficulties of Democratic Mercy" Huq, Aziz Mar 19, 2015 Yes