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)
"Detention and Deportation with Inadequate Due Process: The Devastating Consequences of Juvenile Involvement with Law Enforcement for Immigrant Youth" Frankel, Elizabeth Feb 10, 2012
"A Proposal for Limiting Speculation on Derivatives: An FDA for Financial Innovation" Posner, Eric E. Glen Weyl Jan 30, 2012
"Going Outside the Law: the Role of the State in Shaping Attitudes to Private Acts of Violence" Huq, Aziz Jonathan Jackson, Ben Bradford, Tom Tyler Jan 23, 2012
"Preserving Political Speech from Ourselves and Others" Huq, Aziz Jan 20, 2012
"Should Environmental Taxes Be Precautionary?" Weisbach, David A. Jan 18, 2012
"Private Religious Discrimination, National Security, and the First Amendment" Huq, Aziz Jan 17, 2012
"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
"Lumpy Property" Fennell, Lee Jan 3, 2012
"Political Risk and Sovereign Debt Contracts" Posner, Eric Stephen J. Choi and G. Mitu Gulati Dec 2, 2011
"Some Skeptical Comments on Beth Simmons's 'Mobilizing for Human Rights'" Posner, Eric Adrian Vermeule Nov 30, 2011
"Accounting for Anticipation Effects: An Application to Medical Malpractice Tort Reform" Malani, Anup Julian Reif Nov 3, 2011
"Does Accuracy Improve the Information Value of Trials?" Malani, Anup Scott Baker Nov 1, 2011
"Improving the FDA Approval Process" Malani, Anup Oliver Bembom and Mark Van der Laan Oct 31, 2011
"Implicit Bias in Legal Interpretation" Malani, Anup Ward Farnsworth and Dustin F. Guzior Oct 20, 2011
"Reversible Rewards" Ben-Shahar, Omri Anu Bradford Oct 13, 2011
"The Problem of Measuring Legal Change, with Application to Bell Atlantic v. Twombly" Hubbard, William H. J. Oct 11, 2011
"Misalignments in Tort Law" Porat, Ariel Oct 10, 2011
"Deference to the Executive in the United States after 9/11: Congress, the Courts, and the Office of Legal Counsel" Posner, Eric Sep 26, 2011
"The Boundaries of the Moral (and Legal) Community" Leiter, Brian Sep 20, 2011
"Delegation in Immigration Law" Posner, Eric Adam B. Cox Sep 9, 2011