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.

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"Making Willing Bodies: Manufacturing Consent Among Prisoners and Soldiers, Creating Human Subjects, Patriots, and Everyday Citizens" Harcourt, Bernard E. Feb 11, 2011
"Mechanisms for Eliciting Cooperation in Counter-Terrorism Policing: Evidence from the United Kingdom" Huq, Aziz Tom Tyler and Stephen Schulhofer Feb 14, 2011
"Empiricism and the Rising Incidence of Coauthorship in Law" Ginsburg, Tom Feb 16, 2011
"Empiricism and the Rising Incidence of Coauthorship in Law" Miles, Thomas J. Feb 16, 2011
"Patent Liability Rules as Search Rules" Masur, Jonathan Feb 23, 2011
"Efficient Breach of International Law: Optimal Remedies, ‘Legalized Noncompliance,’ and Related Issues" Posner, Eric Alan O. Sykes Mar 11, 2011
"An Economic Interpretation of the Pashtunwalli " Ginsburg, Tom Mar 24, 2011
"Judicial Takings or Due Process?" Strahilevitz, Lior Eduardo M. Penalver Mar 28, 2011
"The Law and Policy of Judicial Retirement " Posner, Eric Stephen J. Choi and G. Mitu Gulati Mar 29, 2011
"Abortion, Dignity and a Capabilities Approach" Nussbaum, Martha Rosalind Dixon Apr 1, 2011
"The Circumstances of Civility" Leiter, Brian Apr 11, 2011
"Bargaining with Double Jeopardy" Levmore, Saul May 10, 2011
"Bargaining with Double Jeopardy" Porat, Ariel May 10, 2011
"Car Trouble" Baird, Douglas G. May 16, 2011
"Fixing Unfair Contracts" Ben-Shahar, Omri May 19, 2011
"Property and Precaution" Fennell, Lee Jun 14, 2011
"Commensurability and Agency: Two Yet-to-Be-Met Challenges for Law and Economics" Porat, Ariel Alon Harel Jun 15, 2011
"After Google Book Search: Rebooting the Digital Library" Picker, Randal C. Jun 17, 2011
"Radical Thought from Marx, Nietzsche, and Freud, Through Foucault, to the Present: Comments on Steven Lukes’ ‘in Defense of False Consciousness’" Harcourt, Bernard E. Jun 20, 2011
"Rhetoric and Reality in Early American Legal History: A Reply to Gordon Wood" LaCroix, Alison Jul 7, 2011