Law in the Time of Coronavirus: Faculty Explore Issues Related to the Pandemic

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Dhammika Dharmapala

Dhammika Dharmapala on Mandated Corporate Social Responsibility and India’s Companies Act of 2013

Our paper “The Impact of Mandated Corporate Social Responsibility: Evidence from India’s Companies Act of 2013”analyzes the impact of exogenously mandated CSR requirements on firm value, CSR activi...

Thomas J. Miles

"This is a Moment to Build on Our Strengths": A Discussion with Dean Thomas J. Miles

Thomas J. Miles found his intellectual home at the University of Chicago. He earned his PhD here, and he joined the Law School faculty in 2005, a year after arriving as an Olin Fellow in Law and Ec...

Sharon Fairley

'A Watershed Era in the Evolution of Accountability'

Amid growing public outcry over police use of force, new systems for police accountability and public oversight have taken root in cities across the country over the past five years. That’s the key...

COVID-19

Eric Posner: Governors Can Fight Back Against President Trump's Politicization of the Pandemic

In the context of the pandemic, federalism has allowed President Trump to indulge his worst tendencies. States depend on the federal government to confront disease outbreaks like the coronavirus pandemic. In the early days of Covid-19, state and local officials weren’t in a position to foresee the scope of the threat or control the levers that could have suppressed it.

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