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.

Titlesort icon Author with Added to the archive Research Matters (Q&A)
"The Global Determinants of U.S. Foreign Affairs Law" Abebe, Daniel Aug 3, 2012
"The Futility of Cost Benefit Analysis in Financial Disclosure Regulation" Ben-Shahar, Omri Carl E. Schneider Mar 28, 2014
"The FTC’s Proposal for Regulating IP through SSOs Would Replace Private Coordination with Government Hold-Up" Epstein, Richard A. F. Scott Kieff and Daniel F. Spulber Aug 19, 2011
"The Failure of Mandated Disclosure" Ben-Shahar, Omri Carl E. Schneider Dec 18, 2013 Yes
"The Dynamics of Contract Evolution" Posner, Eric Stephen J. Choi and G. Mitu Gulati Jul 3, 2012
"The Consequences of Consequentialist Criteria" Stephanopoulos, Nicholas Mar 27, 2013 Yes
"The Circumstances of Civility" Leiter, Brian Apr 11, 2011
"The Boundaries of the Moral (and Legal) Community" Leiter, Brian Sep 20, 2011
"The Behavior of Supreme Court Justices When Their Behavior Counts the Most" Stone, Geoffrey R. Apr 16, 2014 Yes
"Teaching Patriotism: Love and Critical Freedom" Nussbaum, Martha Aug 1, 2011
"Sub-Regulating Elections" Nou, Jennifer Feb 17, 2014 Yes
"Structural Constitutionalism as Counterterrorism" Huq, Aziz Aug 24, 2012
"Standing for the Structural Constitution" Huq, Aziz Jan 2, 2014
"Some Skeptical Comments on Beth Simmons's 'Mobilizing for Human Rights'" Posner, Eric Adrian Vermeule Nov 30, 2011
"Should Environmental Taxes Be Precautionary?" Weisbach, David A. Jan 18, 2012
"Self-Regulation for the Mortgage Industry" Henderson, M. Todd Apr 3, 2013
"Second-Order Regulation of Law Enforcement" Rappaport, John Feb 26, 2014
"Risk as a Proxy for Race" Harcourt, Bernard E. Jan 5, 2011
"Rhetoric and Reality in Early American Legal History: A Reply to Gordon Wood" LaCroix, Alison Jul 7, 2011
"Review of Co-Defendant Sentencing Disparities by the Seventh Circuit: Two Divergent Lines of Cases" Siegler, Alison May 3, 2012