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 Author with Added to the archivesort icon Research Matters (Q&A)
"The Distributive Deficit in Law and Economics" McAdams, Richard H. Jan 8, 2015
"The Inefficacy of Constitutional Torture Prohibitions" Chilton, Adam Mila Versteeg Dec 29, 2014
"Agglomerama" Fennell, Lee Dec 4, 2014 Yes
"Well-Being and Public Policy" Masur, Jonathan John Bronsteen and Christopher J. Buccafusco Nov 25, 2014
"Let the Best 'One' Win: Policy Lessons from the New Economics of Platforms" Weyl, E. Glen Alexander White Nov 20, 2014
"The Paradoxes of Public Philosophy" Leiter, Brian Nov 20, 2014
"[Dis-]Informing the People's Discretion: Judicial Deference Under the National Security Exemption of the Freedom of Information Act" Ginsburg, Tom Susan Nevelow Mart Nov 7, 2014 Yes
"Partisan Gerrymandering and the Efficiency Gap" Stephanopoulos, Nicholas Eric McGhee Oct 20, 2014 Yes
"Aligning Campaign Finance Law" Stephanopoulos, Nicholas Oct 20, 2014
"Private Ordering, Social Capital, and Network Governance in Procurement Contracts: A Preliminary Exploration" 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
"Civil Liberties Outside the Courts" Weinrib, Laura Oct 17, 2014 Yes
"Merchant Law in a Modern Economy" Bernstein, Lisa Oct 17, 2014
"Valuable Lies" Porat, Ariel Omri Yadlin Oct 9, 2014
"Reactionary Rhetoric and Liberal Legal Academia" Driver, Justin Sep 26, 2014 Yes
"Base Erosion and Profit Shifting: A Simple Conceptual Framework" Dharmapala, Dhammika Sep 25, 2014 Yes
"Teaching Election Law" Stephanopoulos, Nicholas Sep 25, 2014
"One-and-a-Half Badges of Fraud" Baird, Douglas G. Sep 24, 2014
"Do Constitutional Rights Make a Difference?" Chilton, Adam Mila Versteeg Sep 24, 2014 Yes
"How Do Bank Regulators Determine Capital Adequacy Requirements?" Posner, Eric Sep 24, 2014