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 Author with Added to the archivesort icon Research Matters (Q&A)
"Nietzsche Against the Philosophical Canon" Leiter, Brian Apr 25, 2013
"Regulation Through Boilerplate: An Apologia" Ben-Shahar, Omri Apr 30, 2013
"An Empirical Study of the Effect of Shady Grove v. Allstate on Forum Shopping in the New York Courts" Hubbard, William H. J. May 14, 2013 Yes
"Quadratic Vote Buying as Efficient Corporate Governance" Posner, Eric Glen Weyl May 15, 2013 Yes
"Happiness Institutions" Nou, Jennifer May 16, 2013
"Foreign Affairs Federalism: A Revisionist Approach" Abebe, Daniel Jun 18, 2013
"Foreign Affairs Federalism: A Revisionist Approach" Huq, Aziz Jun 18, 2013
"Boards-R-Us: Reconceptualizing Corporate Boards" Henderson, M. Todd Stephen M. Bainbridge Jul 11, 2013 Yes
"Women in Prison in Argentina: Causes, Conditions, and Consequences" Kalantry, Sital Jul 12, 2013
"Is There a Lingua Franca for the American Legal Academy?" Case, Mary Anne Jul 19, 2013
"Beccaria's 'On Crimes and Punishments': A Mirror on the History of the Foundations of Modern Criminal Law" Harcourt, Bernard E. Jul 29, 2013
"Getting to Rights: Treaty Ratification, Constitutional Convergence, and Human Rights Practice" Ginsburg, Tom Zachary Elkins, Beth A. Simmons Aug 7, 2013 Yes
"Innovation and Incarceration: An Economic Analysis of Criminal Intellectual Property Law" Masur, Jonathan Christopher J. Buccafusco Aug 12, 2013 Yes
"Punitive Police? Agency Costs, Law Enforcement, and Criminal Procedure" McAdams, Richard H. Nuno Garoupa Aug 15, 2013
"Punitive Police? Agency Costs, Law Enforcement, and Criminal Procedure" Dharmapala, Dhammika Nuno Garoupa Aug 15, 2013
"Audits as Signals" Weisbach, David A. Maciej H. Kotowski and Richard J. Zeckhauser Aug 21, 2013
"Elections and Alignment" Stephanopoulos, Nicholas Aug 23, 2013
"Why Legal Positivism (Again)?" Leiter, Brian Sep 23, 2013
"Just Enough" Fennell, Lee Oct 21, 2013
"A Solution to the Collective Action Problem in Corporate Reorganization" Posner, Eric Oct 31, 2013