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 Influence of History on States’ Compliance with Human Rights Obligations" Chilton, Adam Mar 12, 2015
"Redundant Public-Private Enforcement" Clopton, Zachary D. Mar 19, 2015
"Punitive Police? Agency Costs, Law Enforcement, and Criminal Procedure" Dharmapala, Dhammika Nuno Garoupa Aug 15, 2013
"Base Erosion and Profit Shifting: A Simple Conceptual Framework" Dharmapala, Dhammika Sep 25, 2014 Yes
"The Law of Police" Dharmapala, Dhammika Nuno M. Garoupa Feb 12, 2015
"Reactionary Rhetoric and Liberal Legal Academia" Driver, Justin Sep 26, 2014 Yes
"The FTC’s Proposal for Regulating IP through SSOs Would Replace Private Coordination with Government Hold-Up" Epstein, Richard A. F. Scott Kieff and Daniel F. Spulber Aug 19, 2011
"Physical and Regulatory Takings: One Distinction Too Many" Epstein, Richard A. Mar 1, 2012
"The Perilous Position of the Rule of Law and the Administrative State" Epstein, Richard A. Feb 11, 2013
"From Common Law to Environmental Protection: How the Modern Environmental Movement Has Lost Its Way" Epstein, Richard A. Apr 1, 2015
"An Empirical Examination of Why Mobile Money Schemes Ignite in Some Developing Countries but Flounder in Most" Evans, David Mar 26, 2015
"Willpower Taxes" Fennell, Lee Jan 5, 2011
"Ostrom’s Law: Property Rights in the Commons" Fennell, Lee Jan 21, 2011
"Property and Precaution" Fennell, Lee Jun 14, 2011
"Lumpy Property" Fennell, Lee Jan 3, 2012
"Picturing Takings" Fennell, Lee Mar 20, 2012
"Resource Access Costs" Fennell, Lee Oct 1, 2012
"Crowdsourcing Land Use" Fennell, Lee Mar 28, 2013 Yes
"Property in Housing" Fennell, Lee Apr 19, 2013
"Just Enough" Fennell, Lee Oct 21, 2013