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)
"Merchant Law in a Modern Economy" Bernstein, Lisa Apr 1, 2013 Yes
"Mechanisms for Eliciting Cooperation in Counter-Terrorism Policing: Evidence from the United Kingdom" Huq, Aziz Tom Tyler and Stephen Schulhofer Feb 14, 2011
"Martii Koskenniemi on Human Rights: An Empirical Perspective" Posner, Eric Apr 23, 2014
"Making Willing Bodies: Manufacturing Consent Among Prisoners and Soldiers, Creating Human Subjects, Patriots, and Everyday Citizens" Harcourt, Bernard E. Feb 11, 2011
"Lumpy Property" Fennell, Lee Jan 3, 2012
"Litigation as a Measure of Well-Being" Kalantry, Sital Theodore Eisenberg and Nick Robinson Feb 18, 2013
"Libertarian Separation of Powers" Huq, Aziz Feb 28, 2014
"Let the Best 'One' Win: Policy Lessons from the New Economics of Platforms" Weyl, E. Glen Alexander White Nov 20, 2014
"Legal Realisms, Old and New" Leiter, Brian Jun 11, 2012
"Legal Realism and Legal Doctrine" Leiter, Brian Apr 9, 2015
"Latin American Presidentialism in Comparative and Historical Perspective" Ginsburg, Tom Jose Antonio Cheibub and Zachary Elkins Aug 4, 2011
"Last Chance, America" Isenbergh, Joseph Jul 20, 2011
"Just Enough" Fennell, Lee Oct 21, 2013
"Judicial Takings or Due Process?" Strahilevitz, Lior Eduardo M. Penalver Mar 28, 2011
"Judicial Roles in Nonjudicial Functions" Ginsburg, Tom Nuno Garoupa Feb 24, 2014
"Judicial Independence and the Rationing of Constitutional Remedies" Huq, Aziz Mar 26, 2015
"Is There a Lingua Franca for the American Legal Academy?" Case, Mary Anne Jul 19, 2013
"Is Knowledge of the Tax Law Socially Desirable?" Weisbach, David A. Jul 27, 2011
"Interstate Recognition of Same-Sex Marriage after Windsor" Baude, William Feb 19, 2014 Yes
"International Paretianism: A Defense" Posner, Eric Aug 27, 2012