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)
"[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
"Women in Prison in Argentina: Causes, Conditions, and Consequences" Kalantry, Sital Jul 12, 2013
"Willpower Taxes" Fennell, Lee Jan 5, 2011
"Why Legal Positivism (Again)?" Leiter, Brian Sep 23, 2013
"Why Does the Public Cooperate with Law Enforcement? The Influence of the Purposes and Targets of Policing" Huq, Aziz Tom Tyler and Stephen Schulhofer Feb 9, 2011
"When Was Judicial Self-Restraint?" Huq, Aziz Aug 1, 2012
"When to Overthrow Your Government: The Right to Resist in the World's Constitutions" Ginsburg, Tom Daniel Lansberg-Rodriguez and Mila Versteeg Aug 8, 2012
"What If Madison Had Won? Imagining a Constitutional World of Legislative Supremacy" LaCroix, Alison Dec 10, 2012
"Well-Being and Public Policy" Masur, Jonathan John Bronsteen and Christopher J. Buccafusco Nov 25, 2014
"Well-Being Analysis vs. Cost-Benefit Analysis" Masur, Jonathan John Bronsteen and Christopher J. Buccafusco Apr 4, 2012
"Waldron on the Regulation of Hate Speech" Leiter, Brian Jul 9, 2012
"Voting Squared: Quadratic Voting in Democratic Politics" Posner, Eric Jan 10, 2014
"Voting Squared: Quadratic Voting in Democratic Politics" Weyl, E. Glen Jan 10, 2014
"Voice versus Exit in Health Care Policy" Henderson, M. Todd Oct 29, 2012
"Vengeance, Complicity, and Criminal Law in Othello" McAdams, Richard H. Jan 4, 2011
"Valuable Lies" Porat, Ariel Omri Yadlin Oct 9, 2014
"Using Experiments to Test the Effectiveness of Human Rights Treaties" Chilton, Adam Jun 11, 2015
"Unilateral Carbon Taxes, Border Tax Adjustments, and Carbon Leakage" Weisbach, David A. Joshua Elliott, Ian Foster, Samuel S. Kortum, Gita Khun Jush, Todd Munson Jun 4, 2012
"Unemployment and Regulatory Policy" Masur, Jonathan Jan 24, 2013
"Unemployment and Regulatory Policy" Posner, Eric Jan 24, 2013