Faculty Research

This is a small archive of selected faculty research that is available on the web, intended to provide our visitors with a sampling of the fascinating endeavors in which our faculty are engaged. To find additional work by a given faculty member, please go to his or her faculty page and click "Publications."

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 Author with Added to the archivesort icon Research Matters (Q&A)
"When Was Judicial Self-Restraint?" Huq, Aziz Aug 1, 2012
"Waldron on the Regulation of Hate Speech" Leiter, Brian Jul 9, 2012
"The Dynamics of Contract Evolution" Posner, Eric Stephen J. Choi and G. Mitu Gulati Jul 3, 2012
"Courts and New Democracies: Recent Works" Ginsburg, Tom Jun 19, 2012
"Mistake Under the Common European Sales Law" Porat, Ariel Jun 18, 2012
"Legal Realisms, Old and New" Leiter, Brian Jun 11, 2012
"Harmonization, Preferences, and the Calculus of Consent in Commercial and Other Law" Levmore, Saul Jun 7, 2012
"Unilateral Carbon Taxes, Border Tax Adjustments, and Carbon Leakage" Weisbach, David A. Joshua Elliott, Ian Foster, Samuel S. Kortum, Gita Khun Jush, Todd Munson Jun 4, 2012
"An (Un) Common Frame of Reference: An American Perspective on the Jurisprudence of the CESL" Bernstein, Lisa May 30, 2012
"Punitive Preventive Justice: A Critique" Harcourt, Bernard E. May 29, 2012
"Regulatory Techniques in Consumer Protection: A Critique of European Consumer Contract Law" Ben-Shahar, Omri Oren Bar-Gill May 17, 2012
"Children's Rights and a Capabilities Approach: The Question of Special Priority" Nussbaum, Martha Rosalind Dixon May 16, 2012
"Review of Co-Defendant Sentencing Disparities by the Seventh Circuit: Two Divergent Lines of Cases" Siegler, Alison May 3, 2012
"The Questionable Basis of the Common European Sales Law: The Role of an Optional Instrument in Jurisdictional Competition" Posner, Eric May 2, 2012
"The Sex Side of Civil Liberties: United States v. Dennett and the Changing Face of Free Speech" Weinrib, Laura Apr 30, 2012
"Outsourcing Regulation: How Insurance Reduces Moral Hazard" Ben-Shahar, Omri Kyle D. Logue Apr 11, 2012
"Well-Being Analysis vs. Cost-Benefit Analysis" Masur, Jonathan John Bronsteen and Christopher J. Buccafusco Apr 4, 2012
"Forum Choice for Terrorism Suspects" Huq, Aziz Mar 30, 2012
"Costly Intellectual Property" Masur, Jonathan David Fagundes Mar 26, 2012
"Patent Inflation" Masur, Jonathan