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Submissions from 2015

Transnational Class Actions in the Shadow of Preclusion, Zachary D. Clopton

Deference Mistakes, Jonathan Masur

Designing Regulatory Experiments, Jennifer Nou

The Courts of Appeals' Latest Anti-Booker Rebellion, Alison Siegler

Book Review (reviewing Teaching Election Law ), Nicholas Stephanopoulos

Partisan Gerrymandering and the Efficacy Gap, Nicholas Stephanopoulos

Submissions from 2014

Regulation Through Boilerplate: An Apologia, Omri Ben-Shahar

Tribute to Thomas J. Miles, Omri Ben-Shahar

Who Does Bankruptcy? Mapping Pension Impairment in Chapter 9, Vincent Buccola

Auction Design for Claims Trading, Anthony Casey

Partition and Revelation, Yun-chien Chang and Lee Anne Fennell

Replacing the Presumption against Extraterritoriality, Zachary D. Clopton

State Law Litigation of International Norms: Horizontal and Vertical Dimensions, Zachary D. Clopton

Extraterritoriality and Comparative Institutional Analysis: A Response to Professor Meyer, Zachary D. Clopton and Paul Bartholomew Quintans

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Reactionary Rhetoric and Liberal Legal Academia, Justin Driver

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Supremacies and the Southern Manifesto, Justin Driver

Modern Environmentalists Overreach: A Plea for Understanding Background Common Law Principles, Richard A. Epstein

Redistribution Within Collective Organizations: What Corporations, Condominiums and Unions Tell Us about the Proper Use of Government Power, Richard A. Epstein

The Common Law Foundations of the Takings Clause: The Disconnect Between Public and Private Law, Richard A. Epstein

The Use and Limits of Self-Valuation Systems, Richard A. Epstein

Libertarian Paternalism, Path Dependence, and Temporary Law, Tom Ginsburg, Jonathan Masur, and Richard H. McAdams

William of Drogheda (c 1200-1245), Richard H. Helmholz

Reconceptualizing Corporate Boards, M. Todd Henderson and Stephen Bainbridge

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What Can Constitutions Do?: The Afghan Case, Aziz Huq and Tom Ginsburg

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Incentives for Reporting Disease Outbreaks, Ramanan Laxminarayan, Julian Reif, and Anup Malani

The Role of Skill Versus Luck in Poker: Evidence from the World Series of Poker, Steven Levitt and Thomas J. Miles

Internality Regulation through Public Choice, Saul Levmore

Renegotiation Design by Contract, Anup Malani and Richard T. Holden

Innovation and Incarceration: An Economic Analysis of Criminal Intellectual Property Law, Jonathan Masur and Christopher Buccafusco

Regulatory Textualism, Jennifer Nou

Book Review (reviewing Louis Kaplow, Competition Policy and Price Fixing (2013)), Richard A. Posner

Foreword: What Books on Law Should Be, Richard A. Posner

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Elections and Alignment, Nicholas Stephanopoulos

The Voting Rights Amendment Act of 2014: A Constitutional Response to Shelby County, Nicholas Stephanopoulos, Samuel Bagenstos, Gabriel Chin, and Gilda Daniels

The Voting Rights Amendment Act of 2014: A Constitutional Response to Shelby County, Nicholas Stephanopoulos, Samuel Bagenstos, Gabriel Chin, and Gilda Daniels

Submissions from 2013

One Voice or Many? : The Political Question Doctrine and Acoustic Dissonance in Foreign Affairs, Daniel Abebe

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Rethinking the Costs of International Delegations, Daniel Abebe

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The Global Determinants of U.S. Foreign Affairs Law, Daniel Abebe

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Foreign Affairs Federalism: A Revisionist Approach, Daniel Abebe and Aziz Huq

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Lafler and Frye: Two Small Band-Aids for a Festering Wound, Albert Alschuler

Precontractual Disclosure Duties under the Common European Sales Law, Douglas G. Baird

Bankruptcy Step Zero, Douglas G. Baird and Anthony Casey

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No Exit? Withdrawal Rights and the Law of Corporate Reorganizations, Douglas G. Baird and Anthony Casey

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Interstate Recognition of Same-Sex Marriage After Windsor, William Baude

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Jurisdiction and Constitutional Crisis, William Baude

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Rethinking the Federal Eminent Domain Power, William Baude

Introduction: A Law and Economics Approach to European Contract Law, Omri Ben-Shahar

Regulatory Techniques in Consumer Protection: A Critique of European Consumer Contract Law, Omri Ben-Shahar and Oren Bar-Gill

Reversible Rewards, Omri Ben-Shahar and Anu Bradford

How Insurance Substitutes for Regulation, Omri Ben-Shahar and Kyle D. Logue

An (Un)Common Frame of Reference: An American Perspective on the Jurisprudence of the CESL, Lisa Bernstein

Copying and Context: Tying as a Solution to the Lack of Intellectual Property Protection of Contract Terms, Lisa Bernstein

Best of Both Worlds Uniting Universal Coverage and Personal Choice in Health Care, Jayanta Bhattacharya, Amitabh Chandra, Michael Chernew, and Anup Malani

Economic epidemiology of avian influenza on smallholder poultry farms, Maciej Boni, Alison P. Galvani, Abraham L. Wickelgren, and Anup Malani

The Dynamics of Contract Evolution, Stephen J. Choi, Mitu Gulati, and Eric Posner

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Extraterritoriality and Extranationality: A Comparative Study, Zachary D. Clopton

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The Meaning of the Seventeenth Amendment and a Century of State Defiance, Zachary D. Clopton and Steven E. Art

How China Became Capitalist, Ronald H. Coase and Ning Wang

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Immigration Law and Institutional Design, Adam B. Cox, Richard A. Epstein, and Eric Posner

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Federalism and Commerce, Frank H. Easterbrook

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Plea Bargaining is a Shadow Market, Frank H. Easterbrook

Big Law and Big Med: The Deprofessionalization of Legal and Medical Services, Richard A. Epstein

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Can Technological Innovation Survive Government Regulation?, Richard A. Epstein

Foreword: The Unfinished Business of the Supreme Court - An Introduction, Richard A. Epstein

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Free Trade and Free Immigration: Why Domestic Competitive Injury Should Never Influence Government Policy, Richard A. Epstein

Harmonization, Heterogeneity and Regulation: CESL, the Lost Opportunity for Constructive Harmonization, Richard A. Epstein

In Praise of Suzanna Sherry and Judicial Activism, Richard A. Epstein

Intellectual Property and the Law of Contract: The Case Against "Efficient Breach", Richard A. Epstein

Jersey Central Power & Light Co v Federal Energy Regulatory Comission: Robert Bork on Public Utility Rate Regulation--and Lochner v New York, Richard A. Epstein

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Labor Unions: Saviors or Scourges?, Richard A. Epstein

The Advantages of Outrage, Richard A. Epstein

The Economic Consequences of the Obama Reelection: How Stagnation Has Vanquished Growth, Richard A. Epstein

The Irrelevance of the First Amendment to the Modern Regulation of the Internet, Richard A. Epstein

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The Perilous Position of the Rule of Law and the Administrative State, Richard A. Epstein

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The Takings Clause and Partial Interests in Land: On Sharp Boundaries and Continuous Distributions, Richard A. Epstein

Tushnet's Lawless World: A Response to Mark Tushnet, Book Review, Epstein's Best of All Possible Worlds: The Rule of Law, 80 U Chi L Rev 487 (2013), Richard A. Epstein

Introduction: Erie Railroad at Seventy-Five, Richard A. Epstein and Michael Greve

Legal Remedies for Patent Infringement: From General Principles to FRAND Obligations for Standard Essential Patents, Richard A. Epstein and David Kappos

A Comment on Orin Kerr's ‘A Theory of Law’: An Analogic Theory Of Law, Lee Anne Fennell

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Crowdsourcing Land Use, Lee Anne Fennell

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Just Enough, Lee Anne Fennell

Property in Housing, Lee Anne Fennell

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The Problem of Resource Access, Lee Anne Fennell

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Patent Invalidity Versus Noninfringement, Roger Ford

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Getting to Rights: Treaty Ratification, Constitutional Convergence, and Human Rights Practice, Tom Ginsburg, Zachary Elkins, and Beth Simmons

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When to Overthrow your Government: The Right to Resist in the World's Constitutions, Tom Ginsburg, Daniel Lansberg-Rodriguez, and Mila Versteeg

On the Interpretability of Law: Lessons from the Decoding of National Constitutions, Tom Ginsburg, James Melton, Zachary Elkins, and Kalev Leetaru

Why Do Countries Adopt Constitutional Review?, Tom Ginsburg and Mila Versteeg

Rethinking Power with and Beyond Foucault, Bernard E. Harcourt

Book Review (reviewing Martin Bertram, Kanonisten und ihre Texte (1234 bis Mitte 14.Jb.): 18 Aufsätze und 14 Exkurse (2013)), Richard H. Helmholz

Hugh Davis (1632–1694), Richard H. Helmholz

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Judicial Review and the Law of Nature, Richard H. Helmholz

Richard Zouche, Richard H. Helmholz

Roger, Bishop of Worcester (c 1134-1179), Richard H. Helmholz

Reconceptualizing Corporate Boards, M. Todd Henderson

Self-Regulation for the Mortgage Industry, M. Todd Henderson

Voice and Exit in Health Care Policy, M. Todd Henderson

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Becoming a Fifth Branch, M. Todd Henderson and William A. Birdthistle

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Reverse Regulatory Arbitrage: An Auction Approach to Regulatory Assignments, M. Todd Henderson and Frederick Tung

Another Look at the Eurobarometer Surveys, William Hubbard

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Optimal Class Size, Dukes, and the Funny Thing about Shady Grove, William Hubbard

Testing for Change in Procedural Standards, with Application to Bell Atlantic v. Twombly, William Hubbard

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Does the Logic of Collective Action Explain Federalism Doctrine?, Aziz Huq

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Removal as a Political Question, Aziz Huq

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Standing for the Structural Constitution, Aziz Huq

The Political Psychology of Counterterrorism, Aziz Huq

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The Social Production of National Security, Aziz Huq

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Tiers of Scrutiny in Enumerated Powers Jurisprudence, Aziz Huq

Monopolizing Force? Police Legitimacy and Public Attitudes Toward the Acceptability of Violence, Aziz Huq, Ben Bradford, Jonathan Jackson, and Tom R. Tyler

Sex Selection in the United States and India: A Contextualist Feminist Approach, Sital Kalantry

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Litigation as a Measure of Well-Being, Sital Kalantry, Theodore Eisenberg, and Nick Robinson

Advertisements Impact the Physiological Efficacy of a Branded Drug, Emir Kamenica, Robert Naclerio, and Anup Malani

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The Constitution of the Second Generation, Alison LaCroix

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Legal Realisms, Old and New, Brian Leiter

Moralities are a Sign-Language of the Affects, Brian Leiter

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The Boundaries of the Moral (and Legal) Community, Brian Leiter

Harmonization, Preferences, and the Calculus of Consent in Commercial and Other Law, Saul Levmore

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The Impending iPrize Revolution in Intellectual Property Law, Saul Levmore

Policy Preferences and Legal Interpretation, Anup Malani, Ward Farnsworth, and Dustin F. Guzior

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Raising the Stakes in Patent Cases, Anup Malani and Jonathan Masur

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Well-Being Analysis vs. Cost-Benefit Analysis, Jonathan Masur, John Bronsteen, and Christopher Buccafusco

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Policing Immigration, Thomas J. Miles and Adam B. Cox

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Is Texas Hold 'Em A Game Of Chance? A Legal and Economic Analysis, Thomas J. Miles, Steven Levitt, and Andrew M. Rosenfield

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Agency Self-Insulation Under Presidential Review, Jennifer Nou

Agency Self-Insulation Under Presidential Review, Jennifer Nou

Agency Self-Insulation Under Presidential Review, Jennifer Nou

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Happiness Institutions, Jennifer Nou

Amor y visión. Iris Murdoch sobre Eros y lo individual, Martha Nussbaum

Climate Change: Why Theories of Justice Matter, Martha Nussbaum

Response to the Papers, Martha Nussbaum

Su religioni e fobie, ma non solo, Martha Nussbaum

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The Right Not to Use in Property and Patent Law, Eduardo Peñalver and Oskar Liivak

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Copyright and Technology: Deja Vu All over Again, Randal C. Picker

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Inside or Outside the System?, Eric Posner

The Case for Cost-Benefit Analysis in Financial Regulation, Eric Posner

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The Institutional Structure of Immigration Law, Eric Posner

The Questionable Basis of the Common European Sales Law: The Role of an Optional Instrument in Jurisdictional Competition, Eric Posner

How Well Do Measures Of Judicial Ability Predict Judicial Performance?: A Case Study Using Securities Class Actions, Eric Posner, Stephen J. Choi, and G. Mitu Gulati

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The Dynamics of Contract Evolution, Eric Posner, Stephen J. Choi, and G. Mitu Gulati

The Law and Policy of Judicial Retirement: An Empirical Study, Eric Posner, Stephen J. Choi, and G. Mitu Gulati

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An FDA for Financial Innovation: Applying the Insurable Interest Doctrine to 21st Century Financial Markets, Eric Posner and E. Glen Weyl

A Solution to the Collective Action Problem in Corporate Reorganization, Eric Posner and E. Glen Weyl

Benefit-Cost Analysis for Financial Regulation, Eric Posner and E. Glen Weyl

Benefit-Cost Paradigms in Financial Regulation, Eric Posner and E. Glen Weyl

Quadratic Vote Buying, Square Root Voting, and Coporate Governance, Eric Posner and E. Glen Weyl

Quadratic Vote Buying as Efficient Corporate Governance, Eric Posner and Glen Weyl

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Behavioral Finance Before Kahneman, Richard A. Posner

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Instrumental and Noninstrumental Theories of Tort Law, Richard A. Posner

Jervis on Complexity Theory, Richard A. Posner

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Judicial Opinions and Appellate Advocacy in Federal Courts - One Judge's Views, Richard A. Posner

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Mock Trials and Real Justices and Judges, Richard A. Posner

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The Supreme Court and Celebrity Culture, Richard A. Posner

Why Is There No Milton Friedman Today?, Richard A. Posner

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How Business Fares in the Supreme Court, Richard A. Posner, Lee Epstein, and William M. Landes

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Introduction, Richard A. Posner, Eric Posner, and Adam B. Cox

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Public-Private Partnerships and Termination for Convenience Clauses: Time for a Mandate, Julie Roin

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Our Electoral Exceptionalism, Nicholas Stephanopoulos

The Consequences of Consequentialist Criteria, Nicholas Stephanopoulos

The Consequences of Consequentialist Criteria, Nicholas Stephanopoulos

Behavior of Supreme Court Justices When Their Behavior Counts the Most: An Informal Study, Geoffrey R. Stone

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Toward a Positive Theory of Privacy Law, Lior Strahilevitz

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Book Review (reviewing Jack M. Balkin, Living Originalism (2011)), David A. Strauss

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Not Unwritten, After All? (reviewing Akhil Reed Amar, America's Unwritten Constitution: The Precedents and Principles We Live By (2012)), David A. Strauss

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'Recognizing Race' and the Elusive Ideal of Racial Neutrality, David A. Strauss

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We the People, They the People, and the Puzzle of Democratic Constitutionalism, David A. Strauss

Is Knowledge Of The Tax Law Socially Desirable?, David A. Weisbach

Unilateral Carbon Taxes, Border Tax Adjustments, and Carbon Leakage, David A. Weisbach, Joshua Elliott, Ian Foster, and Sam Kortum

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International Paretianism: A Defense, David A. Weisbach and Eric Posner

State Aid Management in the United States, Diane P. Wood

Submissions from 2012

One Voice or Many? The Political Question Doctrine and Acoustic Dissonance in Foreign Affairs, Daniel Abebe

Blue Collar Constitutional Law, Douglas G. Baird

Lessons from the Automobile Reorganizations, Douglas G. Baird

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Beyond DOMA: Choice of State Law in Federal Statutes, William Baude

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Clarification Needed: Fixing the Jurisdiction Venue and Clarification Act, William Baude

Protección al Consumidor sin el Derecho, Omri Ben-Shahar

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Efficient Enforcement in International Law, Omri Ben-Shahar and Anu Bradford

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Outsourcing Regulation: How Insurance Reduces Moral Hazard, Omri Ben-Shahar and Kyle D. Logue

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Becoming the Fifth Branch, William A. Birdthistle and M. Todd Henderson

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The Gap in Law between Developmental Expectations and Educational Obligations, Emily Buss

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Mind Control: Firms and the Production of Ideas, Anthony Casey

Executive Foreign Policy and the States: Recent Developments, Zachary D. Clopton

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Foreign Affairs Federalism and the Limits of Executive Power, Zachary D. Clopton

Deciding Not to Decide: Deferral in Constitutional Design, Rosalind Dixon and Tom Ginsburg

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Recognizing Race, Justin Driver

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The Constitutional Conservatism of the Warren Court, Justin Driver

The Significance of the Frontier in American Constitutional Law, Justin Driver

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Showcase Panel IV: A Federal Sunset Law, Frank H. Easterbrook, William N. Eskridge Jr., Philip K. Howard, and Thomas W. Merrill

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Dialogue with Federal Judges on the Role of History in Interpretation, Frank H. Easterbrook, Brett M. Kavanaugh, Charles F. Lettow, and Amanda L. Tyler

Forgotten No More: A Review of John D. Inazu’s Liberty’s Refuge: The Forgotten Freedom of Assembly (reviewing John D. Inazu, Liberty's Refuge: The Forgotten Freedom of Assembly (2012)), Richard A. Epstein

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Judicial Engagement with the Affordable Care Act: Why Rational Basis Analysis Falls Short, Richard A. Epstein

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Law in the Hands of the Politicians: The Cycles of American Politics, Richard A. Epstein

Letter to the Editor, Richard A. Epstein

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Physical and Regulatory Takings: One Distinction Too Many, Richard A. Epstein

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The Natural Law Bridge between Private Law and Public International Law, Richard A. Epstein

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The Property Rights Decisions of Justice Sandra Day O'Connor: When Pragmatic Balancing Is Not Enough, Richard A. Epstein

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The Role of Accreditation Commissions in Higher Education: The Troublesome Case of Dana College, Richard A. Epstein

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Unifying Copyright: An Instrumentalist's Response to Shyamkrishna Balganesh, Richard A. Epstein

The FTC, IP, and SSOS: Government Hold-up Replacing Private Coordination, Richard A. Epstein, F. Scott Kieff, and Daniel F. Spulber

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Constitutional Ratemaking and the Affordable Care Act: A New Source of Vulnerability, Richard A. Epstein and Paula M. Stannard

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Lumpy Property, Lee Anne Fennell

Options for Owners and Outlaws, Lee Anne Fennell

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Picturing Takings, Lee Anne Fennell

Book Review (reviewing Yves Dezalay & Bryant Garth, Asian Legal Revivals: Lawyers in the Shadow of Empire (2010)), Tom Ginsburg

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Constitutionalism: East Asian Antecedents, Tom Ginsburg

Courts and Democracies: A Review Essay, Tom Ginsburg

Courts and New Democracies: Recent Works, Tom Ginsburg

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Comments on Law and Versteeg's 'The Declining Influence of the United States Constitution', Tom Ginsburg, Zachary Elkins, and James Melton

The Empirical Turn in International Legal Scholarship, Tom Ginsburg and Gregory Shaffer

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On the American Paradox of Laissez Faire and Mass Incarceration, Bernard E. Harcourt

Political Disobedience, Bernard E. Harcourt

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The Politics of Incivility, Bernard E. Harcourt

Book Review, "Law and Kinship in Thirteenth-Century England Sam Worby", Richard H. Helmholz

Book Review (reviewing Karl Shoemaker, Sanctuary and Crime in the Middle Ages, 400-1500 (2011)), Richard H. Helmholz

Book Review (reviewing Sam Worby, Law And Kinship In Thirteenth-Century England (2010)), Richard H. Helmholz

Legal Flexibility and the Mission of the Church, Dispensation and the Economy in Ecclesiastical Law, Richard H. Helmholz

Voice and Exit in Health Care Policy, M. Todd Henderson

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Pay for Regulator Performance, M. Todd Henderson and Frederick Tung

Paying Bank Examiners for Performance: Should Regulators Receive Bonuses for Effectively Guarding the Public Interest?, M. Todd Henderson and Frederick Tung

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Binding the Executive (by Law or by Politics), Aziz Huq

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Enforcing (but Not Defending) Unconstitutional Laws, Aziz Huq

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Forum Choice for Terrorism Suspects, Aziz Huq

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Preserving Political Speech from Ourselves and Others, Aziz Huq

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Structural Constitutionalism as Counterterrorism, Aziz Huq

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The Institution Matching Canon, Aziz Huq

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When Was Judicial Self-Restraint?, Aziz Huq

Book Review (reviewing Sandra Liebenberg, Socio-Economic Rights: Adjudication Under a Transformative Constitution (2010)), Sital Kalantry and Elizabeth Brundige

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Federalists, Federalism, and Federal Jurisdiction, Alison LaCroix

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Historical Gloss: A Primer, Alison LaCroix

The Labor Theory of Empire (reviewing Craig Yirush, Settlers, Liberty, and Empire: The Roots of Early American Political Theory, 1675-1775 (2011)), Alison LaCroix

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Was There Ever Such a Thing as Judicial Self-Restraint?, William M. Landes and Lee Epstein

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In Praise of Realism (and Against 'Nonsense' Jurisprudence), Brian Leiter

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Rethinking Ponzi-Scheme Remedies in and out of Bankruptcy, Saul Levmore

Digging into Background Risk: Experiments with Farmers and Students, Saul Levmore and David H. Herberich

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Asymmetries and Incentives in Plea Bargaining and Evidence Production, Saul Levmore and Ariel Porat

Accounting for Heterogeneous Treatment Effects in the FDA Approval Process, Anup Malani, Oliver Van Der Bembom, and Mark Van Der Laan

The Hot–Cold Decision Triangle: A Framework for Healthier Choices, Anup Malani, Haiyang Yang, Ziv Carmon, and Barbara Kahn

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Inflation Indicators, Jonathan Masur

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Costly Intellectual Property, Jonathan Masur and David Fagundes

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Regulation, Unemployment, and Cost-Benefit Analysis, Jonathan Masur and Eric Posner

Racial Disparities in Wiretap Applications before Federal Judges, Thomas J. Miles

The Law’s Delay: A Test of the Mechanisms of Judicial Peer Effects, Thomas J. Miles

Rabindranath Tagore: Subversive Songs for a Transcultural 'Religion of Humanity', Martha Nussbaum

Teaching Patriotism: Love and Critical Freedom, Martha Nussbaum

Who Is the Happy Warrior? Philosophy, Happiness Research, and Public Policy, Martha Nussbaum

Children’s Rights and a Capabilities Approach: The Question of Special Priority, Martha Nussbaum and Rosalind Dixon

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Access and the Public Domain, Randal C. Picker

Private Digital Libraries and Orphan Works, Randal C. Picker

The Yin and Yang of Copyright and Technology, Randal C. Picker

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Aggregation and Law, Ariel Porat and Eric Posner

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Deference to the Executive in the United States after September 11: Congress, the Courts, and the Office of Legal Counsel, Eric Posner

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Some Skeptical Comments on Beth Simmons's Mobilizing for Human Rights, Eric Posner

Transitional Prudence: A Comment on David Dyzenhaus, Leviathan as a Theory of Transitional Justice: Leviathan as a Theory of Transitional Justice, by David Dyzenhaus, Eric Posner

The Evolution of Contractual Terms in Sovereign Bonds, Eric Posner, Stephen J. Choi, and G. Mitu Gulati

What Do Federal District Judges Want? An Analysis of Publications, Citations, and Reversals, Eric Posner, Stephen J. Choi, and G. Mitu Gulati

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Delegation in Immigration Law, Eric Posner and Adam B. Cox

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A Heartfelt, Albeit Largely Statistical, Salute to Judge Richard D. Cudahy, Richard A. Posner

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The Rise and Fall of Judicial Self-Restraint, Richard A. Posner

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The Romance of Force: James Fitzjames Stephen on Criminal Law, Richard A. Posner

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Are Even Unanimous Decisions in the United States Supreme Court Ideological?, Richard A. Posner, William M. Landes, and Lee Epstein

Checkmate Moves (reviewing Martin J. Sweet, Merely Judgment: Ignoring, Evading, and Trumping the Supreme Court (2010)), Gerald Rosenberg

Review of Co-Defendant Sentencing Disparities by the Seventh Circuit: Two Divergent Lines of Cases, Alison Siegler

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Communities and the California Commission, Nicholas Stephanopoulos

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Forecasting the Flashpoints, Nicholas Stephanopoulos

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Redistricting and the Territorial Community, Nicholas Stephanopoulos

Redistricting and the Territorial Community, Nicholas Stephanopoulos

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Spatial Diversity, Nicholas Stephanopoulos

Arms and the Citizen, Geoffrey R. Stone

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Citizens United and Conservative Judicial Activism, Geoffrey R. Stone

Guantanamo: ‘Whatever the Government Says . . .', Geoffrey R. Stone

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Absolute Preferences and Relative Preferences in Property Law, Lior Strahilevitz

Signaling Exhaustion and Perfect Exclusion, Lior Strahilevitz

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Judicial Takings or Due Process?, Lior Strahilevitz and Eduardo Peñalver

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Can Originalism Be Saved?, David A. Strauss

Commerce Clause Revisionisn and the Affordable Care Act, David A. Strauss

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Legitimacy, 'Constitutional Patriotism,' and the Common Law Constitution, David A. Strauss

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Response and Colloquy Concerning the Papers by Jack Balkin and David Strauss, David A. Strauss

The Sex Side of Civil Liberties: United States v. Dennett and the Chaging Face of Free Speech, Laura Weinrib

Carbon Taxation in the EU: Expanding the EU Carbon Price, David A. Weisbach

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Negligence, Strict Liability, and Responsibility for Climate Change, David A. Weisbach

Should Environmental Taxes Be Precautionary?, David A. Weisbach

Linking Policies When Tastes Differ: Global Climate Policy in a Heterogeneous World, David A. Weisbach and Gilbert E. Metcalf

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Theory and Practice in Antitrust Law: Judge Cudahy's Example, Diane P. Wood

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When to Hold, When to Fold, and When to Reshuffle: The Art of Decisionmaking on a Multi-Member Court, Diane P. Wood

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When to Hold, When to Fold, and When to Reshuffle: The Art of Decisionmaking on a Multi-Member Court, Diane P. Wood

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Dialogue with Federal Judges on the Role of History in Interpretation, Diane P. Wood, Frank H. Easterbrook, Jeffrey S. Sutton, and Reena Raggi

Submissions from 2011

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The Flaws of Foreign Affairs Legalism, Daniel Abebe and Eric Posner

Dodd-Frank for Bankruptcy Lawyers, Douglas G. Baird and Edward Morrison

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Signing Unconstitutional Laws, William Baude

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On the Economics of Climate Policy, Gary S. Becker, Kevin Murphy, and Robert Topel

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Damages for Unlicensed Use, Omri Ben-Shahar

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Fixing Unfair Contracts, Omri Ben-Shahar

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Licensing of Intellectual Property, Omri Ben-Shahar, Richard A. Epstein, and Jonathan Masur

The Right to Withdraw in Contract Law, Omri Ben-Shahar and Eric Posner

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The Failure of Mandated Discourse, Omri Ben-Shahar and Carl E. Schneider

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Universal Exceptionalism in International Law, Anu Bradford and Eric Posner

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Failing Juvenile Courts and What Lawyers and Judges Can Do about It, Emily Buss

Law and Child Development in the UK and the US, Emily Buss and Mavis Maclean

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After Gender the Destruction of Man - The Vatican's Nightmare Vision of the 'Gender Agenda' for Law, Mary Anne Case

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Enforcing Bargains in an Ongoing Marriage, Mary Anne Case

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Feminist Fundamentalism as an Individual and Constitutional Commitment, Mary Anne Case

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The Creditors' Bargain and Option-Preservation Priority in Chapter 11, Anthony Casey

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Bowman Lives: The Extraterritorial Application of U.S. Criminal Law after Morrison v. National Australia Bank, Zachary D. Clopton

The Industrial Structure of Production: A Research Agenda for Innovation in an Entrepreneurial Economy, Ronald H. Coase and Ning Wang

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Judicial Inconsistency as Virtue: The Case of Justice Stevens, Justin Driver

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Rethinking the Interest-Convergence Thesis, Justin Driver

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The Consensus Constitution, Justin Driver

A New Birth of Economic Freedom (reviewing David Bernstein, Rehabilitating Lochner: Defending Individual Rights Against Progressive Reform (2011)), Richard A. Epstein

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Beware of Prods and Pleas: A Defense of the Conventional Views on Tort and Administrative Law in the Context of Global Warming, Richard A. Epstein

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Branded versus Generic Competition - A Kind Word for the Branded Drugs, Richard A. Epstein

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Breakdown of the Social Democratic State: Taking a Fresh Look at Waldron's Dignity, Rights, and Responsibilities, Richard A. Epstein

Bring on the Heavy Constitutional Artillery: A Brief Response to Professor Mitchell’s ‘Reconsidering Murdock’, Richard A. Epstein

Bundle-of-Rights Theory as a Bulwark Against Statist Conceptions of Property, Richard A. Epstein

Can We Design an Optimal Constitution? Of Structural Ambiguity and Rights Clarity, Richard A. Epstein

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Citizens United v. FEC: The Constitutional Right That Big Corporations Should Have But Do Not Want, Richard A. Epstein

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Direct Democracy: Government of the People, by the People, and for the People, Richard A. Epstein

Durbin’s Folly: The Erratic Course of Debit Card Markets, Richard A. Epstein

Government By Waiver, Richard A. Epstein

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Heller's Gridlock Economy in Perspective: Why There is Too Little, Not Too Much Private Property, Richard A. Epstein

Inside the Coasean Firm: Why Variations in Competence and Taste Matter, Richard A. Epstein

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Littoral Rights under the Takings Doctrine: The Clash between the IUS Naturale and Stop the Beach Renourishment The Very Idea of Judicial Takings, Richard A. Epstein

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Of Pleading and Discovery: Reflections on Twombly and Iqbal with Special Reference to Antitrust, Richard A. Epstein

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Plain Meaning in Context: Can Law Survive Its Own Language?, Richard A. Epstein

The Coase Centennial, Richard A. Epstein

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The Constitutionality of Proposition 8, Richard A. Epstein

The Constitutionality of the Patient Protections and Affordable Care Act, Richard A. Epstein

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The Constitutional Paradox of the Durbin Amendment: How Monopolies are Offered Constitutional Protections Denied to Competitive Firms, Richard A. Epstein

The Constitutional Protection of Trade Secrets and Patents under the Biologics Price Competition and Innovation Act of 2009, Richard A. Epstein

The Natural Law Influences on the First Generation of American Constitutional Law: Reflections on Philip Hamburger's Law and Judicial Duty, Richard A. Epstein

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The Protection of 'Hot News': Putting Balganesh’s 'Enduring Myth' About International New Service v. Associated Press in Perspective, Richard A. Epstein

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Do Accounting Rules Matter? - The Dangerous Allure of Mark to Market, Richard A. Epstein and M. Todd Henderson

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Questioning the Frequency and Wisdom of Compulsory Licensing for Pharmaceutical Patents, Richard A. Epstein and F. Scott Kieff

Are We Lifting All Boats or Only Some?: Equity versus Excellence and the Talented Tenth, Richard A. Epstein, Daniel Pianko, Jon Schnur, and Joshua Wyner

Ostrom’s Law: Property Rights in the Commons, Lee Anne Fennell

Property and Precaution, Lee Anne Fennell

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Unbundling Risk, Lee Anne Fennell

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Willpower Taxes, Lee Anne Fennell

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Detention and Deportation with Inadequate Due Process: the Devastating Consequences of Juvenile Involvement with Law Enforcement for Immigrant Youth, Elizabeth Frankel

Book Review (reviewing Stacy Steele & Kathryn Taylor, eds., Legal Education in Asia: Globalization, Change and Contexts (2010)), Tom Ginsburg

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Economic Interpretation of the Pashtunwali, An Governance and Power, Tom Ginsburg

Pitfalls of Measuring the Rule of Law, Tom Ginsburg

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On the Evasion of Executive Term Limits, Tom Ginsburg, Zachary Elkins, and James Melton

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Building Reputation in Constitutional Courts: Political and Judicial Audiences, Tom Ginsburg and Nuno Garoupa

Hybrid Judicial Career Structures: Reputation versus Legal Tradition, Tom Ginsburg and Nuno Garoupa

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Empiricism and the Rising Incidence of Coauthorship in Law, Tom Ginsburg and Thomas J. Miles

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Fantasies and Illusions: On Liberty, Order, and Free Markets, Bernard E. Harcourt

Institutionalization Effect: The Impact of Mental Hospitalization and Imprisonment on Homicide in the United States, 1934-2001, An, Bernard E. Harcourt

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Keynote: The Crisis and Criminal Justice, Bernard E. Harcourt

Making Willing Bodies: The University of Chicago Human Experiments at Stateville Penitentiary, Bernard E. Harcourt

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Radical Thought from Marx, Nietzsche, and Freud, through Foucault, to the Present: Comments on Steven Luke's In Defense of False Consciousness Governance and Power, Bernard E. Harcourt

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Reducing Mass Incarceration: Lessons from the Deinstitutionalization of Mental Hospitals in the 1960s, Bernard E. Harcourt

Surveiller et punir à l’age actuariel: généalogie et critique (Partie I), Bernard E. Harcourt

Surveiller et punir à l’age actuariel : généalogie et critique (Partie II), Bernard E. Harcourt

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Randomization and the Fourth Amendment, Bernard E. Harcourt and Tracey L. Meares

Book Review (reviewing Robin Hickey, Property and the Law of Finders (2010)), Richard H. Helmholz

University Education and English Ecclesiastical Lawyers 1400-1650, Richard H. Helmholz

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Insider Trading and CEO Pay, M. Todd Henderson

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The English Premier League's Home Grown Player Rule Under the Law of the European Union, M. Todd Henderson

The Phantom Gender Difference in the College Wage Premium, William Hubbard

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Private Religious Discrimination, National Security, and the First Amendment, Aziz Huq

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Protecting Political Speech from Ourselves and Others, Aziz Huq

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The Political Path of Detention Policy, Aziz Huq

American Policing at a Crossroads: Unsustainable Policies and the Procedural Justice Alternative, Aziz Huq, Stephen J. Schulhofer, and Tom R. Tyler

How do the purpose and target of policing affect public cooperation? A study of policing crime and policing terrorism in different minority communities, Aziz Huq, Stephen J. Schulhofer, and Tom R. Tyler

Mechanisms for Eliciting Cooperation in Counterterrorism Policing: Evidence from the United Kingdom, Aziz Huq, Stephen J. Schulhofer, and Tom R. Tyler

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Eavesdropping on the Vox Populi (reviewing Pauline Maier, Ratification: The People Debate the Constitution, 1787- 1788 (2010) & Jack Rakove, Revolutionaries: A New History of The Invention of America (2010)), Alison LaCroix

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On Being 'Bound Thereby', Alison LaCroix

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Rhetoric and Reality in Early American Legal History: A Reply to Gordon Wood, Alison LaCroix

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What if Madison Had Won? Imagining a Constitutional World of Legislative Supremacy, Alison LaCroix

Nietzsche’s Naturalism Reconsidered, William M. Landes

Measuring Coase's Influence, William M. Landes and Sonia Lahr-Pastor

Naturalized Jurisprudence and American Legal Realism Revisited, Brian Leiter

O naturalismo de Nietzsche reconsiderado, Brian Leiter

The Demarcation Problem in Jurisprudence: A New Case for Scepticism, Brian Leiter

Bargaining with Double Jeopardy, Saul Levmore and Ariel Porat

Incentives for Reporting Infectious Disease Outbreaks, Anup Malani and Ramanan Laxminarayan

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Patent Inflation, Jonathan Masur

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Patent Liability Rules as Search Rules, Jonathan Masur

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Regulating Patents, Jonathan Masur

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Climate Regulation and the Limits of Cost-Benefit Analysis, Jonathan Masur and Eric Posner

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Present Bias and Criminal Law, Richard H. McAdams

On the Economics of Climate Policy, Thomas J. Miles, Gary S. Becker, and Robert Topel

Capabilities, Entitlements, Rights: Supplementation and Critique, Martha Nussbaum

Democracy, Education, and the Liberal Arts: Two Asian Models, Martha Nussbaum

Perfectionist Liberalism and Political Liberalism, Martha Nussbaum

Rawls's Political Liberalism: A Reassessment, Martha Nussbaum

Reinventing the Civil Religion: Comte, Mill, Tagore, Martha Nussbaum

The End of Education, Martha Nussbaum

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Property's Memories, Eduardo Peñalver

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The Interstate Commerce Act and the Sherman Act: Playing Railroad Tycoon, Randal C. Picker

The Mediated Book, Randal C. Picker

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The Razors-and-Blades Myth(s), Randal C. Picker

Book Review (reviewing Larry May, Global Justice and Due Process (2011)), Eric Posner

Dockets of War, Eric Posner

Pricing Terms in Sovereign Debt Contracts: A Greek Case Study With Implications for the European Crisis Resolution Mechanism, Eric Posner, Stephen J. Choi, and G. Mitu Gulati

Judging Women, Eric Posner, Stephen J. Choi, G. Mitu Gulati, and Mirya Holman

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Efficient Breach of International Law: Optimal Remedies, Legalized Noncompliance, and Related Issues, Eric Posner and Alan O. Sykes

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Comment on Merrill on the Law of Waste, Richard A. Posner

Keynes and Coase, Richard A. Posner

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Realism About Judges, Richard A. Posner

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The Bluebook Blues (reviewing Harvard Law Review Association, The Bluebook: A Uniform System of Citation (19th ed., 2010)), Richard A. Posner

Why (and When) Judges Dissent: A Theoretical and Empirical Analysis, Richard A. Posner, William M. Landes, and Lee Epstein

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Privatization and the Sale of Tax Revenues, Julie Roin

Book Review (reviewing Mark C. Miller, The View of the Courts from the Hill: Interactions Between Cognress and the Federal Judiciary (2009)), Gerald Rosenberg

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Book Review (reviewing Martha Minow, In Brown's Wake: Legacies of America's Educational Landmark (2010)), Gerald Rosenberg

Death Is Different No Longer: Graham v. Florida and the Future of Eighth Amendment Challenges to Noncapital Sentences, Alison Siegler and Barry Sullivan

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Electoral Exceptionalism and the First Amendment: A Road Paved with Good Intentions, Geoffrey R. Stone

Ronald Coase's First Amendment, Geoffrey R. Stone

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Secrecy and Self-Governance, Geoffrey R. Stone

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Selective Judicial Activism, Geoffrey R. Stone

Understanding Supreme Court Confirmations, Geoffrey R. Stone

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WikiLeaks and the First Amendment (FCBA Distinguished Speaker Series), Geoffrey R. Stone

WikiLeaks, the Proposed SHIELD Act, and the First Amendment, Geoffrey R. Stone

The Framers' Constitution, Geoffrey R. Stone and William P. Marshall

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Do We Have a Living Constitution?, David A. Strauss

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Originalism, Conservatism, and Judicial Restraint, David A. Strauss

The Last Liberal Justice, David A. Strauss

The Pareto Minimal Tax System – A Review of Fundamental Tax Reform, Issues, Choices, and Implications, David A. Weisbach

The Regulation of Tax Advice and Advisors, David A. Weisbach

A Critical Look at a Critical Look – Reply To Sanchirico, David A. Weisbach and Joseph Bankman

Discount Rates, Social Judgments, Individuals' Risk Preferences, and Uncertainty, David A. Weisbach and Louis Kaplow

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Summary Judgment and the Law of Unintended Consequences, Diane P. Wood

The Quiet Convergence Of Arbitration And Litigation, Diane P. Wood

A New Capital Regulation for Large Financial Institutions, Luigi Zingales and Oliver Hart

Submissions from 2010

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International Agreements, Internal Heterogeneity, and Climate Change: The Two Chinas Problem, Daniel Abebe and Jonathan Masur

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Bill Clinton's Parting Pardon Party, Albert Alschuler

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Bankruptcy from Olympus, Douglas G. Baird

Present at the Creation: The SEC and the Origins of the Absolute Priority Rule, Douglas G. Baird

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Antibankruptcy, Douglas G. Baird and Robert K. Rasmussen

Net Neutrality and Consumer Welfare, Gary S. Becker, Dennis W. Carlton, and Hal S. Sider

Explaining the Worldwide Boom in Higher Education of Women, Gary S. Becker, William Hubbard, and Kevin Murphy

The Market for College Graduates and the Worldwide Boom in Higher Education of Women, Gary S. Becker, William Hubbard, and Kevin Murphy

One-Way Contracts: Consumer Protection Without Law, Omri Ben-Shahar

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Pre-Closing Liability, Omri Ben-Shahar

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Credit Bidding and the Design of Bankruptcy Auctions, Vincent Buccola and Ashley C. Keller

Juvenile Court for Young Adults? How Ongoing Court Involvement Can Enhance Foster Youth's Chances for Success, Emily Buss

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A Lot to Ask (reviewing Martha Nussbaum, From Disgust to Humanity: Sexual Orientation and Constitutional Law (2010)), Mary Anne Case

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What Feminists Have to Lose in Same-Sex Marriage Litigation, Mary Anne Case

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Pregnant Man: Amazon or Etana?, Mary Anne Case, Noa Ben-Asher, Elizabeth Emens, and Darren Rosenblum

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The Rights of Migrants: An Optimal Contract Framework, Adam B. Cox and Eric Posner

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The Subprime Crisis and Financial Regulation: International and Comparative Perspectives, Kenneth W. Dam

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The Limits of Constitutional Convergence, Rosalind Dixon and Eric Posner

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Judges as Honest Agents, Frank H. Easterbrook

A Big Year for the First Amendment: Church and State at the Crossroads: Christian Legal Society v. Martinez, Richard A. Epstein

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Academic Fraud Today: Its Social Causes and Institutional Responses, Richard A. Epstein

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Bleak Prospects: How Health Care Reform Has Failed in the United States, Richard A. Epstein

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Carbon Dioxide: Our Newest Pollutant, Richard A. Epstein

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Executive Power in Political and Corporate Contexts, Richard A. Epstein

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How to Undermine Tax Increment Financing: The Lessons of City of Chicago v. ProLogis, Richard A. Epstein

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NRA v. City of Chicago : Does the Second Amendment Bind Frank Easterbrook?, Richard A. Epstein

Obama's Constitution: The Passive Virtues Writ Large, Richard A. Epstein

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Takings Law Made Hard: A Novel Property Rights Challenge Is a Constitutional Morass, Richard A. Epstein

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Takings Law Made Hard: A Novel Property Rights Challenge Is a Constitutional Morass, Richard A. Epstein

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The Classical Liberal Alternative to Progressive and Conservative Constitutionalism (reviewing Jack M. Balkin and Reva B. Siegel, eds.,The Constitution in 2020 (2009)), Richard A. Epstein

The Spurious Constitutional Distinction Between Takings and Regulation, Richard A. Epstein

Toward a General Theory of Tort Law: Strict Liability in Context, Richard A. Epstein

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What Tort Theory Tells Us about Federal Preemption: The Tragic Saga of Wyeth v. Levine, Richard A. Epstein

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Why I Will Never Be a Keynesian, Richard A. Epstein

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Why We Need Term Limits for Congress: Four in the Senate, Ten in the House, Richard A. Epstein

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Controlling Residential Stakes, Lee Anne Fennell and Julie Roin

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Modeling the Effects of Peremptory Challenges on Jury Selection and Jury Verdicts, Roger Ford

Book Review (reviewing Dai-Kwon Choi and Kahei Rokumoto, eds., Judicial System Transformation in the Globalizing World: Korea and Japan (2007)), Tom Ginsburg

Book Review (reviewing Tamio Nakamura, ed., East Asian Regionalism from a Legal Perspective: Current Features and a Vision for the Future (2009)), Tom Ginsburg

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Eastphalia and Asian Regionalism, Tom Ginsburg

Eastphalia as the Perfection of Westphalia, Tom Ginsburg

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Eastphalia as the Perfection of Westphalia, Tom Ginsburg

Lawrence M. Friedman’s Comparative Law, With Notes On Japan, Tom Ginsburg

Studying Japanese Law Because It's There, Tom Ginsburg

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The Arbitrator as Agent: Why Deferential Review is Not Always Pro-Arbitration, Tom Ginsburg

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Latin American Presidentialism in Comparative and Historical Perspective, Tom Ginsburg, Jose Antonio Cheibub, and Zachary Elkins

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Subconstitutionalism, Tom Ginsburg and Eric Posner

Neoliberal Penality: A Brief Genealogy, Bernard E. Harcourt

Book Review (reviewing John H. Langbein, R.L. Lerner, & Bruce Smith, History of the Common Law: The Development of Anglo-American Legal Institutions (2009)), Richard H. Helmholz

Scandalum in the Medieval Canon Law and in the English Ecclesiastical Courts, Richard H. Helmholz

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Justifying Jones, M. Todd Henderson

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Predicting Crime, M. Todd Henderson, Justin Wolfers, and Eric Zitzewitz

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Against National Security Exceptionalism, Aziz Huq

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Easterbrook on Academic Freedom, Aziz Huq

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Modeling Terrorist Radicalization The New Face of Discrimination: Muslim in America, Aziz Huq

What Good is Habeas?, Aziz Huq

Legitimacy and Deterrence Effects in Counterterrorism Policing: A Study of Muslim Americans, Aziz Huq, Stephen J. Schulhofer, and Tom R. Tyler

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Lincoln the Dictator, Dennis J. Hutchinson

The Future of Taxation, Joseph Isenbergh

History Lesson, Part 1, Todd Ito

Enhancing Enforcement of Economic, Social, and Cultural Rights using Indicators: A Focus on the Right to Education in the ICESCR, Sital Kalantry, Jocelyn E. Getgen, and Steven Arrigg Koh

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Temporal Imperialism, Alison LaCroix

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The Authority for Federalism: Madison's Negative and the Origins of Federal Ideology, Alison LaCroix

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Foundations of Religious Liberty: Toleration or Respect?, Brian Leiter

Legal Formalism and Legal Realism: What Is the Issue? (reviewing Brian Tamanaha, Beyond the Formalist-Realist Divide: The Role of Politics in Judging (2010)), Brian Leiter

Rorty and the Philosophical Tradition: Comment on Professor Szubka, Brian Leiter

Why Evolutionary Biology Is (So Far) Irrevelevant to Legal Regulation, Brian Leiter and Michael Weisberg

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Ambiguous Statutes, Saul Levmore

Book Review (reviewing Mark R. Reiff, Punishment, Compensation, and Law: A Theory of Enforceability (2005)), Saul Levmore

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Interest Groups and the Problem with Incrementalism, Saul Levmore

Eminent Domain after Kelo, Saul Levmore and Ilya Somin

Ambiguity about Ambiguity: An Empirical Inquiry into Legal Interpretation, Anup Malani, Ward Farnsworth, and Dustin F. Guzior

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Booker Reconsidered, Jonathan Masur

Costly Screens and Patent Examination, Jonathan Masur

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Retribution and the Experience of Punishment, Jonathan Masur, John Bronsteen, and Christopher Buccafusco

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Welfare as Happiness, Jonathan Masur, John Bronsteen, and Christopher Buccafusco

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The Institutional Dynamics of Transition Relief, Jonathan Masur and Jonathan Nash