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)
"Does Immigration Enforcement Reduce Crime? Evidence from 'Secure Communities'" Miles, Thomas J. Adam B. Cox Sep 23, 2014
"Does the Constitution Mean What It Says?" Strauss, David A. Oct 21, 2016
"Does the Logic of Collective Action Explain Federalism Doctrine?" Huq, Aziz Feb 12, 2014
"Does the “Community Prosecution” Strategy Reduce Crime? A Test of Chicago's Experience" Miles, Thomas J. Jan 21, 2014 Yes
"Don't Ask, Must Tell — And Other Combinations" Strahilevitz, Lior Jacob Adam M. Samaha Jan 22, 2015 Yes
"East Asian Constitutionalism in Comparative Perspective" Ginsburg, Tom Oct 20, 2016
"Eavesdropping on the Vox Populi" LaCroix, Alison L. Nov 26, 2012
"Efficient Breach of International Law: Optimal Remedies, ‘Legalized Noncompliance,’ and Related Issues" Posner, Eric A. Alan O. Sykes Mar 11, 2011
"Egypt, Ethiopia, and the Nile: The Economics of International Water Law" Abebe, Daniel Sep 24, 2014
"Elections and Alignment" Stephanopoulos, Nicholas Aug 23, 2013
"Empathy and Masculinity in Harper Lee's to Kill a Mockingbird" McAdams, Richard H. Aug 24, 2015
"Empiricism and the Rising Incidence of Coauthorship in Law" Ginsburg, Tom Feb 16, 2011
"Empiricism and the Rising Incidence of Coauthorship in Law" Miles, Thomas J. Feb 16, 2011
"Enforcing (But Not Defending) 'Unconstitutional' Laws" Huq, Aziz Nov 1, 2012
"Escaping the American Blot? A Comparative Look at Federalism in Australia and the United States through the Lens of Family Law" Buss, Emily Oct 8, 2015 Yes
"Estimating the Compliance Costs of Securities Regulation: A Bunching Analysis of Sarbanes-Oxley Section 404(B)" Dharmapala, Dhammika Aug 4, 2016
"Evidentiary Privileges in International Arbitration" Ginsburg, Tom Richard M. Mosk Apr 18, 2014
"Fantasies and Illusions: On Liberty, Order, and Free Market" Harcourt, Bernard E. Mar 16, 2012
"Fee Simple Obsolete" Fennell, Lee Jan 20, 2016
"Fixing Unfair Contracts" Ben-Shahar, Omri May 19, 2011