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.

Title Authorsort icon with Added to the archive Research Matters (Q&A)
"The Failure of Mandated Disclosure" Ben-Shahar, Omri Carl E. Schneider Dec 18, 2013 Yes
"The Futility of Cost Benefit Analysis in Financial Disclosure Regulation" Ben-Shahar, Omri Carl E. Schneider Mar 28, 2014
"Under the Weather: Government Insurance and the Regulation of Climate Risks" Ben-Shahar, Omri Kyle D. Logue Jan 15, 2015
"Trade Usage in the Courts: The Flawed Evidentiary Basis of Article 2's Incorporation Strategy" Bernstein, Lisa Mar 2, 2012
"An (Un) Common Frame of Reference: An American Perspective on the Jurisprudence of the CESL" Bernstein, Lisa May 30, 2012
"Merchant Law in a Modern Economy" Bernstein, Lisa Apr 1, 2013 Yes
"Copying and Context: Tying as a Solution to the Lack of Intellectual Property Protection of Contract Terms" Bernstein, Lisa Apr 23, 2013
"Trade Usage in the Courts: The Flawed Conceptual and Evidentiary Basis of Article 2’s Incorporation Strategy" Bernstein, Lisa Dec 16, 2013
"Copying and Context: Tying as a Solution to the Lack of Intellectual Property Protection of Contract Terms" Bernstein, Lisa Jan 27, 2014
"Merchant Law in a Modern Economy" Bernstein, Lisa Oct 17, 2014
"Trade Usage in the Courts: The Flawed Conceptual and Evidentiary Basis of Article 2’s Incorporation Strategy" Bernstein, Lisa Oct 17, 2014
"Private Ordering, Social Capital, and Network Governance in Procurement Contracts: A Preliminary Exploration" Bernstein, Lisa Oct 17, 2014
"Is There a Lingua Franca for the American Legal Academy?" Case, Mary Anne Jul 19, 2013
"Bankruptcy Step Zero" Casey, Anthony Mar 1, 2013
"Copyright in Teams" Casey, Anthony Andres Sawicki Apr 16, 2013 Yes
"The Influence of International Human Rights Agreements on Public Opinion: An Experimental Study" Chilton, Adam Mar 24, 2014
"Foreign Sovereign Immunity and Comparative Institutional Competence" Chilton, Adam Christopher A. Whytock Apr 21, 2014 Yes
"Do Constitutional Rights Make a Difference?" Chilton, Adam Mila Versteeg Sep 24, 2014 Yes
"The Inefficacy of Constitutional Torture Prohibitions" Chilton, Adam Mila Versteeg Dec 29, 2014
"The Politics of the United States’ Bilateral Investment Treaty Program" Chilton, Adam Mar 12, 2015