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)
"Quadratic Vote Buying as Efficient Corporate Governance" Posner, Eric Glen Weyl May 15, 2013 Yes
"A Solution to the Collective Action Problem in Corporate Reorganization" Posner, Eric Oct 31, 2013
"Voting Squared: Quadratic Voting in Democratic Politics" Posner, Eric Jan 10, 2014
"Benefit-Cost Paradigms in Financial Regulation" Posner, Eric Jan 31, 2014
"A Winner's Curse?: Promotions from the Lower Federal Courts" Posner, Eric Stephen J. Choi and G. Mitu Gulati Feb 13, 2014
"Offsetting Benefits" Posner, Eric Mar 4, 2014
"Martii Koskenniemi on Human Rights: An Empirical Perspective" Posner, Eric Apr 23, 2014
"How Do Bank Regulators Determine Capital Adequacy Requirements?" Posner, Eric Sep 24, 2014
"Institutional Flip-Flops" Posner, Eric Cass R. Sunstein Jan 29, 2015
"Toward a Pigovian State" Posner, Eric Feb 5, 2015
"The Influence of History on States’ Compliance with Human Rights Obligations" Posner, Eric Mar 12, 2015
"The Law, Economics, and Psychology of Manipulation" Posner, Eric Jun 18, 2015
"Unquantified Benefits and Bayesian Cost-Benefit Analysis" Posner, Eric Aug 24, 2015
"Bargaining with Double Jeopardy" Porat, Ariel May 10, 2011
"Commensurability and Agency: Two Yet-to-Be-Met Challenges for Law and Economics" Porat, Ariel Alon Harel Jun 15, 2011
"Misalignments in Tort Law" Porat, Ariel Oct 10, 2011
"Beneficial Victims" Porat, Ariel Oren Bar-Gill Feb 27, 2012
"Asymmetries and Incentives in Evidence Production" Porat, Ariel Mar 15, 2012
"Mistake Under the Common European Sales Law" Porat, Ariel Jun 18, 2012
"Negligence Liability for Non-Negligent Behavior" Porat, Ariel Nov 12, 2012