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)
"Enforcing (But Not Defending) 'Unconstitutional' Laws" Huq, Aziz Nov 1, 2012
"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
"Elections and Alignment" Stephanopoulos, Nicholas Aug 23, 2013
"Egypt, Ethiopia, and the Nile: The Economics of International Water Law" Abebe, Daniel Sep 24, 2014
"Efficient Breach of International Law: Optimal Remedies, ‘Legalized Noncompliance,’ and Related Issues" Posner, Eric Alan O. Sykes Mar 11, 2011
"Eavesdropping on the Vox Populi" LaCroix, Alison Nov 26, 2012
"Does the “Community Prosecution” Strategy Reduce Crime? A Test of Chicago's Experience" Miles, Thomas J. Jan 21, 2014 Yes
"Does the Logic of Collective Action Explain Federalism Doctrine?" Huq, Aziz Feb 12, 2014
"Does Immigration Enforcement Reduce Crime? Evidence from 'Secure Communities'" Miles, Thomas J. Adam B. Cox Sep 23, 2014
"Does Accuracy Improve the Information Value of Trials?" Malani, Anup Scott Baker Nov 1, 2011
"Do Judges Follow the Law? An Empirical Test of Congressional Control Over Judicial Behavior" Hubbard, William H. J. Feb 10, 2014
"Do Judges Follow the Law? An Empirical Test of Congressional Control Over Judicial Behavior" Henderson, M. Todd Feb 10, 2014
"Do Exclusionary Rules Convict the Innocent?" McAdams, Richard H. Dhammika Dharmapala and Nuno Garoupa Aug 25, 2011
"Do Constitutional Rights Make a Difference?" Chilton, Adam Mila Versteeg Sep 24, 2014
"Discount Rates, Social Judgments, Individuals’ Risk Preferences, and Uncertainty" Weisbach, David A. Louis Kaplow Aug 2, 2011
"Detention and Deportation with Inadequate Due Process: The Devastating Consequences of Juvenile Involvement with Law Enforcement for Immigrant Youth" Frankel, Elizabeth Feb 10, 2012
"Demystifying Schmitt" Posner, Eric Adrian Vermeule Jan 28, 2011
"Delegation in Immigration Law" Posner, Eric Adam B. Cox Sep 9, 2011
"Deference to the Executive in the United States after 9/11: Congress, the Courts, and the Office of Legal Counsel" Posner, Eric Sep 26, 2011