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)
"Some Skeptical Comments on Beth Simmons's 'Mobilizing for Human Rights'" Posner, Eric A. Adrian Vermeule Nov 30, 2011
"Slicing Spontaneity" Fennell, Lee Feb 12, 2015
"Simplification of Privacy Disclosures: An Experimental Test" Ben-Shahar, Omri Jan 7, 2016
"Simplification of Privacy Disclosures: An Experimental Test" Chilton, Adam Jan 7, 2016
"Should Regulation Be Countercyclical?" Masur, Jonathan S. Nov 11, 2016
"Should Regulation Be Countercyclical?" Posner, Eric A. Nov 11, 2016
"Should Human Rights Law Play a Role in Development?" Posner, Eric A. Sep 28, 2015
"Should Environmental Taxes Be Precautionary?" Weisbach, David A. Jan 18, 2012
"Semi-Confidential Settlements in Civil, Criminal, and Sexual Assault Cases" Levmore, Saul Frank Fagan Mar 2, 2017
"Self-Regulation for the Mortgage Industry" Henderson, M. Todd Apr 3, 2013
"Self-Driving Laws" Casey, Anthony J. Anthony Niblett Jul 7, 2016
"Self-Driving Contracts" Casey, Anthony J. Anthony Niblett Mar 7, 2017
"Second-Order Regulation of Law Enforcement" Rappaport, John Feb 26, 2014 Yes
"Searching for Fair Housing" Fennell, Lee Apr 14, 2016
"Scalia as Procrustes for the Majority, Scalia as Cassandra in Dissent" Case, Mary Anne Dec 8, 2016
"Risk as a Proxy for Race" Harcourt, Bernard E. Jan 5, 2011
"Riley's Less Obvious Tradeoff: Forgoing Scope-Limited Searches" McAdams, Richard H. Aug 13, 2015
"Rhetoric and Reality in Early American Legal History: A Reply to Gordon Wood" LaCroix, Alison L. Jul 7, 2011
"Revisiting Procedure and Precedent in the WTO: An Analysis of US — Countervailing and Anti-Dumping Measures (China)" Chilton, Adam Mostafa Beshkar Aug 6, 2015
"Review of Co-Defendant Sentencing Disparities by the Seventh Circuit: Two Divergent Lines of Cases" Siegler, Alison May 3, 2012