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)
"Interpreting Contracts via Surveys and Experiments" Ben-Shahar, Omri Jan 26, 2017
"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
"Escaping the American Blot? A Comparative Look at Federalism in Australia and the United States through the Lens of Family Law" Buss, Emily Oct 8, 2015 Yes
"Is There a Lingua Franca for the American Legal Academy?" Case, Mary Anne Jul 19, 2013
"The Role of the Popes in the Invention of Complementarity and the Vatican's Anathematization of Gender" Case, Mary Anne Mar 3, 2016
"Missing Sex Talk in the Supreme Court's Same-Sex Marriage Cases" Case, Mary Anne Mar 10, 2016
"Scalia as Procrustes for the Majority, Scalia as Cassandra in Dissent" Case, Mary Anne Dec 8, 2016
"Forms of Patriarchy in Amoris Laetitia and in the Papacy of Francis" Case, Mary Anne Feb 9, 2017
"Bankruptcy Step Zero" Casey, Anthony J. Mar 1, 2013
"Copyright in Teams" Casey, Anthony J. Andres Sawicki Apr 16, 2013 Yes
"The Death of Rules and Standards" Casey, Anthony J. Anthony Niblett Dec 17, 2015 Yes
"The Problem of Creative Collaboration" Casey, Anthony J. Andres Sawicki May 5, 2016