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 Dynamics of Contract Evolution" Posner, Eric Stephen J. Choi and G. Mitu Gulati Jul 3, 2012
"The Distributive Deficit in Law and Economics" Fennell, Lee Jan 8, 2015
"The Distributive Deficit in Law and Economics" McAdams, Richard H. Jan 8, 2015
"The Discovery Sombrero, and Other Metaphors for Litigation" Hubbard, William H. J. Sep 23, 2014
"The Difficulties of Democratic Mercy" Huq, Aziz Mar 19, 2015 Yes
"The Consequences of Consequentialist Criteria" Stephanopoulos, Nicholas Mar 27, 2013 Yes
"The Circumstances of Civility" Leiter, Brian Apr 11, 2011
"The Boundaries of the Moral (and Legal) Community" Leiter, Brian Sep 20, 2011
"The Behavior of Supreme Court Justices When Their Behavior Counts the Most" Stone, Geoffrey R. Apr 16, 2014 Yes
"Teaching Patriotism: Love and Critical Freedom" Nussbaum, Martha Aug 1, 2011
"Teaching Election Law" Stephanopoulos, Nicholas Sep 25, 2014
"Sub-Regulating Elections" Nou, Jennifer Feb 17, 2014 Yes
"Structural Constitutionalism as Counterterrorism" Huq, Aziz Aug 24, 2012
"Standing for the Structural Constitution" Huq, Aziz Jan 2, 2014
"Some Skeptical Comments on Beth Simmons's 'Mobilizing for Human Rights'" Posner, Eric Adrian Vermeule Nov 30, 2011
"Slicing Spontaneity" Fennell, Lee Feb 12, 2015
"Should Environmental Taxes Be Precautionary?" Weisbach, David A. Jan 18, 2012
"Self-Regulation for the Mortgage Industry" Henderson, M. Todd Apr 3, 2013
"Second-Order Regulation of Law Enforcement" Rappaport, John Feb 26, 2014
"Risk as a Proxy for Race" Harcourt, Bernard E. Jan 5, 2011