Yali Peng

Yali Peng

Yali Peng is a J.S.D. candidate at University of Chicago Law School, where she also received her LL.M. degree (’17). Her research focuses on criminal justice, law and economics, and judicial behavior. She holds a LL.B. degree, summa cum laude, at Tsinghua University (’16), where she was an editorial board member of the Tsinghua China Law Review.

Dissertation: Extralegal Factors Influencing Sentencing

Additional Research Interests:

  • Criminology
  • Law and Technology
  • Law and Society

Principal Faculty Supervisor: Professor Richard H. McAdams.