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.

Titlesort icon Author with Added to the archive Research Matters (Q&A)
"The Scope and Implications of Stern v. Marshall, 131 S. Ct. (2011)" Picker, Randal C. Michael St. Patrick Baxter, Elizabeth Gibson, R. Patrick Vance Jan 9, 2012
"The Realities of Electoral Reform" Stephanopoulos, Nicholas Eric McGhee and Steven Rogers Jan 8, 2015
"The Razors-and-Blades Myth(s) " Picker, Randal C. Jan 7, 2011
"The Questionable Basis of the Common European Sales Law: The Role of an Optional Instrument in Jurisdictional Competition" Posner, Eric May 2, 2012
"The Problem of Measuring Legal Change, with Application to Bell Atlantic v. Twombly" Hubbard, William H. J. Oct 11, 2011
"The Politics of the United States’ Bilateral Investment Treaty Program" Chilton, Adam Mar 12, 2015
"The Politics of Incivility" Harcourt, Bernard E. Mar 21, 2012
"The Perilous Position of the Rule of Law and the Administrative State" Epstein, Richard A. Feb 11, 2013
"The Paradoxes of Public Philosophy" Leiter, Brian Nov 20, 2014
"The New and Old Originalism: A Discussion" Baude, William Steven Douglas Smith, Michael B. Rappaport, Stephen E. Sachs Feb 12, 2015
"The Methodology of Legal Philosophy" Leiter, Brian Alex Langlinais Oct 30, 2012
"The Management of Staff by Federal Court of Appeals Judges" Posner, Richard A. G. Mitu Gulati May 7, 2015
"The Lawyer's Library in the Early American Republic" LaCroix, Alison Nov 19, 2012
"The Law, Economics, and Psychology of Manipulation" Posner, Eric Jun 18, 2015
"The Law of Religious Liberty in a Tolerant Society " Leiter, Brian Jan 28, 2011
"The Law of Police" McAdams, Richard H. Nuno M. Garoupa Feb 12, 2015
"The Law of Police" Dharmapala, Dhammika Nuno M. Garoupa Feb 12, 2015
"The Law and Policy of Judicial Retirement " Posner, Eric Stephen J. Choi and G. Mitu Gulati Mar 29, 2011
"The Invention of Low-Value Speech" Lakier, Genevieve May 11, 2015 Yes
"The Interbellum Constitution and the Spending Power" LaCroix, Alison Mar 7, 2013 Yes