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 Authorsort icon with Added to the archive Research Matters (Q&A)
"Demystifying Schmitt" Posner, Eric Adrian Vermeule Jan 28, 2011
"Efficient Breach of International Law: Optimal Remedies, ‘Legalized Noncompliance,’ and Related Issues" Posner, Eric Alan O. Sykes Mar 11, 2011
"The Law and Policy of Judicial Retirement " Posner, Eric Stephen J. Choi and G. Mitu Gulati Mar 29, 2011
"Regulation, Unemployment, and Cost-Benefit Analysis" Posner, Eric Sep 2, 2011
"Delegation in Immigration Law" Posner, Eric Adam B. Cox Sep 9, 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
"Some Skeptical Comments on Beth Simmons's 'Mobilizing for Human Rights'" Posner, Eric Adrian Vermeule Nov 30, 2011
"Political Risk and Sovereign Debt Contracts" Posner, Eric Stephen J. Choi and G. Mitu Gulati Dec 2, 2011
"A Proposal for Limiting Speculation on Derivatives: An FDA for Financial Innovation" Posner, Eric E. Glen Weyl Jan 30, 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 Dynamics of Contract Evolution" Posner, Eric Stephen J. Choi and G. Mitu Gulati Jul 3, 2012
"The Institutional Structure of Immigration Law" Posner, Eric Aug 9, 2012
"International Law and the Limits of Macroeconomic Cooperation" Posner, Eric Alan O. Sykes Aug 15, 2012
"International Paretianism: A Defense" Posner, Eric Aug 27, 2012
"Balance-of-Powers Arguments and the Structural Constitution" Posner, Eric Nov 27, 2012
"Unemployment and Regulatory Policy" Posner, Eric Jan 24, 2013
"Inside or Outside the System?" Posner, Eric Adrian Vermeule Mar 19, 2013
"Quadratic Vote Buying as Efficient Corporate Governance" Posner, Eric Glen Weyl May 15, 2013 Yes
"A Solution to the Collective Action Problem in Corporate Reorganization" Posner, Eric Oct 31, 2013
"Voting Squared: Quadratic Voting in Democratic Politics" Posner, Eric Jan 10, 2014