Cass R. Sunstein

Harvard Law School

Robert Walmsley University Professor

1575 Massachusetts Ave

Areeda Hall 225

Cambridge, MA 02138

United States

Harvard University - Harvard Kennedy School (HKS)

79 John F. Kennedy Street

Cambridge, MA 02138

United States

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Scholarly Papers (347)

1.

Conspiracy Theories

Harvard Public Law Working Paper No. 08-03, U of Chicago, Public Law Working Paper No. 199, U of Chicago Law & Economics, Olin Working Paper No. 387
Number of pages: 30 Posted: 17 Jan 2008 Last Revised: 18 Jan 2010
Cass R. Sunstein and Adrian Vermeule
Harvard Law School and Harvard Law School
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conspiracy theories, social networks, informational cascades, group polarization

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Citation 14

Choice Architecture

Number of pages: 17 Posted: 02 Apr 2010
Richard H. Thaler, Cass R. Sunstein and John P. Balz
University of Chicago - Booth School of Business, Harvard Law School and University of Chicago - Political Science Department
Downloads 26,826 (120)
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Behavioral Economics, Public Policy, Nudge, Psychology

Choice Architecture

The Behavioral Foundations of Public Policy, Ch. 25, Eldar Shafir, ed. (2012).
Number of pages: 12 Posted: 13 Dec 2014
Richard H. Thaler, Cass R. Sunstein and John P. Balz
University of Chicago - Booth School of Business, Harvard Law School and University of Chicago - Political Science Department
Downloads 9,584 (795)
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Behavioral Economics, Public Policy, Nudge, Psychology

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The Storrs Lectures: Behavioral Economics and Paternalism

Yale Law Journal, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 60 Posted: 02 Dec 2012 Last Revised: 22 Nov 2017
Cass R. Sunstein
Harvard Law School
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behavioral economics, paternalism, cost-benefit analysis, nudges, hedonic forcasting errors

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Nudging: A Very Short Guide

37 J. Consumer Pol'y 583 (2014)
Number of pages: 7 Posted: 23 Sep 2014 Last Revised: 11 Oct 2015
Cass R. Sunstein
Harvard Law School
Downloads 16,350 (301)
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nudges, behavioral science, freedom of choice, behavioral insights team

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Echo Chambers on Facebook

Number of pages: 15 Posted: 15 Jun 2016
Walter Quattrociocchi, Antonio Scala and Cass R. Sunstein
Ca' Foscari University of Venice, CNR - Intitute for Complex Systems and Harvard Law School
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Facebook, conspiracy theories, cascades, polarization, echo chambers

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Libertarian Paternalism is Not an Oxymoron

Number of pages: 45 Posted: 09 May 2003
Cass R. Sunstein and Richard H. Thaler
Harvard Law School and University of Chicago - Booth School of Business
Downloads 12,026 (529)
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paternalism, savings, behavioral economics, libertarianism

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The Law of Group Polarization

University of Chicago Law School, John M. Olin Law & Economics Working Paper No. 91
Number of pages: 38 Posted: 13 Dec 1999
Cass R. Sunstein
Harvard Law School
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Availability Cascades and Risk Regulation

Stanford Law Review, Vol. 51, No. 4, 1999, U of Chicago, Public Law Working Paper No. 181, U of Chicago Law & Economics, Olin Working Paper No. 384
Number of pages: 90 Posted: 30 Oct 1998
Timur Kuran and Cass R. Sunstein
Duke University - Department of Economics and Harvard Law School
Downloads 7,434 (1,247)
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availability heuristic, informational cascades, reputational cascades, cost-benefit analysis

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Fifty Shades of Manipulation

1 J. Marketing Behav. 213 (2016)
Number of pages: 32 Posted: 18 Feb 2015 Last Revised: 01 Mar 2016
Cass R. Sunstein
Harvard Law School
Downloads 6,942 (1,406)
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manipulation, behavioral economics, nudge, dignity, loss aversion

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Unleashed

Number of pages: 16 Posted: 28 Aug 2017
Cass R. Sunstein
Harvard Law School
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The Real World of Cost-Benefit Analysis: Thirty-Six Questions (and Almost as Many Answers)

Harvard Public Law Working Paper No. 13-11
Number of pages: 34 Posted: 11 Jan 2013 Last Revised: 06 Jun 2013
Cass R. Sunstein
Harvard Law School
Downloads 6,093 (1,766)
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Cost-benefit analysis, Office of Information and Regulatory Affairs, nonquantifiable benefits, discounting, climate change

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Is Capital Punishment Morally Required? The Relevance of Life-Life Tradeoffs

Number of pages: 53 Posted: 25 Mar 2005
Cass R. Sunstein and Adrian Vermeule
Harvard Law School and Harvard Law School
Downloads 5,718 (1,938)
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death penalty, capital punishment, moral theory, political theory, theory of punishment, deterrence, life

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Nudges That Fail

Number of pages: 20 Posted: 14 Jul 2016 Last Revised: 22 Jul 2016
Cass R. Sunstein
Harvard Law School
Downloads 5,238 (2,241)
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nudge, choice architecture, counter-nudging, behavioral economics

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Misconceptions About Nudges

Number of pages: 13 Posted: 09 Sep 2017 Last Revised: 17 Nov 2017
Cass R. Sunstein
Harvard Law School
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nudges, behavioral economic, default rules, manipulation

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Nudging and Choice Architecture: Ethical Considerations

Yale Journal on Regulation, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 50 Posted: 18 Jan 2015 Last Revised: 23 Jan 2015
Cass R. Sunstein
Harvard Law School
Downloads 4,721 (2,739)

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choice architecture, behavioral economics, nudge, manipulation, autonomy

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Cognition and Cost-Benefit Analysis

University of Chicago Law School, John M. Olin Law & Economics Working Paper No. 85
Number of pages: 57 Posted: 14 Oct 1999
Cass R. Sunstein
Harvard Law School
Downloads 4,647 (2,803)
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Statement on Prediction Markets

AEI-Brookings Joint Center Related Publication No. 07-11
Number of pages: 8 Posted: 07 May 2007
Stanford University - Department of Economics, Yale University - School of Management, University of South Florida - College of Business, Council on Foreign Relations (CFR) - Council on Foreign Relations- Washington D.C., Dartmouth College, Illinois Institute of Technology, Technology Policy Institute, George Mason University, Princeton University, California Institute of Technology - Division of the Humanities and Social Sciences, University of Chicago Law School, Stanford University, University of Iowa - Henry B. Tippie College of Business - Department of Economics, University of Iowa - Henry B. Tippie College of Business - Department of Economics, Bocconi University - Department of Economics, California Institute of Technology - Division of the Humanities and Social Sciences, University of Maryland, Yale University - Cowles Foundation, Chapman University - Economic Science Institute, Independent, Harvard Law School, Columbia Business School - Finance, University of California, Berkeley - Organizational Behavior & Industrial Relations Group, School of Information and University of Michigan at Ann Arbor - Department of Economics
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prediction markets, public policy, forecasting, regulation

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Nudges.gov: Behavioral Economics and Regulation

Forthcoming, Oxford Handbook of Behavioral Economics and the Law (Eyal Zamir and Doron Teichman eds.)
Number of pages: 46 Posted: 18 Feb 2013 Last Revised: 21 Feb 2013
Cass R. Sunstein
Harvard Law School
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behavioral economics, nudge, regulation, energy efficiency

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The Rise of Behavioral Economics: Richard Thaler's 'Misbehaving'

Harvard Public Law Working Paper No. 16-01
Number of pages: 11 Posted: 16 Jan 2016 Last Revised: 16 Mar 2016
Cass R. Sunstein
Harvard Law School
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Climate Change Justice

U of Chicago Law & Economics, Olin Working Paper No. 354, U of Chicago, Public Law Working Paper No. 177
Number of pages: 39 Posted: 23 Aug 2007
Eric A. Posner and Cass R. Sunstein
University of Chicago - Law School and Harvard Law School
Downloads 3,854 (3,844)
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The Ethics of Nudging

Number of pages: 32 Posted: 22 Nov 2014 Last Revised: 29 Nov 2014
Cass R. Sunstein
Harvard Law School
Downloads 3,830 (3,880)
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choice architecture, behavioral economics, nudge, manipulation, autonomy

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Beyond the Precautionary Principle

Number of pages: 49 Posted: 02 May 2002
Cass R. Sunstein
Harvard Law School
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burden of proof, behavioral economics

The Principle of the Malevolent Hiding Hand; or, the Planning Fallacy Writ Large

Bent Flyvbjerg and Cass R. Sunstein, 2016, "The Principle of the Malevolent Hiding Hand; or, the Planning Fallacy Writ Large," Social Research, vol. 83, no. 4, Winter, pp. 979-1004.
Number of pages: 24 Posted: 02 Sep 2015 Last Revised: 28 Mar 2017
Bent Flyvbjerg and Cass R. Sunstein
University of Oxford - Said Business SchoolIT University of Copenhagen and Harvard Law School
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Behavioral economics, benevolent hiding hand, malevolent hiding hand, planning fallacy, cost-benefit analysis, Albert O. Hirschman

The Principle of the Malevolent Hiding Hand; or, the Planning Fallacy Writ Large

Social Research, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 18 Posted: 02 Sep 2015 Last Revised: 08 Sep 2015
Bent Flyvbjerg and Cass R. Sunstein
University of Oxford - Said Business SchoolIT University of Copenhagen and Harvard Law School
Downloads 212 (200,153)
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Hiding Hand, Malevolent Hiding Hand, unintended consequences, planning fallacy, behavioral economics

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Beatlemania

Forthcoming, Journal of Beatles Studies, University of Liverpool Press
Number of pages: 23 Posted: 01 Feb 2022
Cass R. Sunstein
Harvard Law School
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informational cascades, reputational cascades, network effects, counterfactual worlds, group polarization, Beatles

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The New Legal Realism

University of Chicago Law Review, Forthcoming , U of Chicago Law & Economics, Olin Working Paper No. 372, U of Chicago, Public Law Working Paper No. 191
Number of pages: 22 Posted: 12 Dec 2007
Thomas J. Miles and Cass R. Sunstein
University of Chicago - Law School and Harvard Law School
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legal realism, jurisprudence, social influences, conformity, group polarization

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Social and Economic Rights? Lessons from South Africa

Number of pages: 17 Posted: 19 May 2001
Cass R. Sunstein
Harvard Law School
Downloads 3,235 (5,186)
Citation 142

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Automatically Green: Behavioral Economics and Environmental Protection

Harvard Environmental Law Review, Vol. 38, No. 1, 2014
Number of pages: 27 Posted: 07 Apr 2013 Last Revised: 01 Aug 2014
Cass R. Sunstein and Lucia A. Reisch
Harvard Law School and Copenhagen Business School - Department of Management, Society and Communication
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Behavioral economics, default rules, social norms, active choosing, green energy

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Interpretation and Institutions

Number of pages: 56 Posted: 29 Jul 2002
Cass R. Sunstein and Adrian Vermeule
Harvard Law School and Harvard Law School
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Citation 3

Second-Order Decisions

Number of pages: 37 Posted: 19 Nov 1999
Cass R. Sunstein and Edna Ullmann-Margalit
Harvard Law School and Hebrew University of Jerusalem - Center for the Study of Rationality
Downloads 2,708 (6,825)
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Second-Order Decisions

University of Chicago Law School, John M. Olin Law & Economics Working Paper No. 57
Number of pages: 49 Posted: 24 Jun 1998
Cass R. Sunstein and Edna Ullmann-Margalit
Harvard Law School and Hebrew University of Jerusalem - Center for the Study of Rationality
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Citation 25

Discrimination in the Age of Algorithms

Number of pages: 45 Posted: 07 Feb 2019 Last Revised: 12 Feb 2019
Cornell University - Department of Computer Science, Georgetown University - Public Policy Institute (GPPI), University of Chicago and Harvard Law School
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Discrimination in the Age of Algorithms

NBER Working Paper No. w25548
Number of pages: 46 Posted: 12 Feb 2019 Last Revised: 23 Apr 2022
Cornell University - Department of Computer Science, Georgetown University - Public Policy Institute (GPPI), University of Chicago and Harvard Law School
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Why Does the American Constitution Lack Social and Economic Guarantees?

Number of pages: 20 Posted: 31 Jan 2003
Cass R. Sunstein
Harvard Law School
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Do People Like Nudges?

Administrative Law Review, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 50 Posted: 09 May 2015 Last Revised: 08 Jun 2016
Cass R. Sunstein
Harvard Law School
Downloads 2,675 (7,052)
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nudge, choice architecture, default rules, social norms

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How People Update Beliefs about Climate Change: Good News and Bad News

Number of pages: 12 Posted: 02 Sep 2016
Harvard Law School, Love Lab, Department of Experimental Psychology, University College London, University College London - Institute of Cognitive Neuroscience and University College London - Affective Brain Lab, Department of Experimental Psychology
Downloads 2,637 (7,229)
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Climate Change, Optimistic Bias, Motivated Reasoning

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Sludge Audits

Harvard Public Law Working Paper No. 19-21, Forthcoming, Behavioural Public Policy
Number of pages: 31 Posted: 30 Apr 2019 Last Revised: 13 Aug 2019
Cass R. Sunstein
Harvard Law School
Downloads 2,559 (7,595)
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The Rights of Animals: A Very Short Primer

Number of pages: 20 Posted: 21 Aug 2002
Cass R. Sunstein
Harvard Law School
Downloads 2,490 (7,925)
Citation 103

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regulation, animal rights, animals in research

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The Morality of Administrative Law

Harvard Law Review, 2018, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 40 Posted: 11 Oct 2017 Last Revised: 19 Oct 2017
Cass R. Sunstein and Adrian Vermeule
Harvard Law School and Harvard Law School
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Moral Heuristics

Number of pages: 23 Posted: 17 Mar 2003
Cass R. Sunstein
Harvard Law School
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Citation 78

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rules of thumb, moral judgments

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Algorithms, Correcting Biases

Forthcoming, Social Research
Number of pages: 9 Posted: 13 Dec 2018
Cass R. Sunstein
Harvard Law School
Downloads 2,248 (9,291)
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Heuristics and Public Policy: Decision Making Under Bounded Rationality

Harvard Public Law Working Paper No. 19-04
Number of pages: 83 Posted: 20 Jun 2018 Last Revised: 14 Mar 2019
Sanjit Dhami, Ali al-Nowaihi and Cass R. Sunstein
University of Leicester, University of Leicester - Department of Economics and Harvard Law School
Downloads 2,180 (9,791)
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Heuristics, Biases, Bayesian Rationality, Ecological Rationality, True Uncertainty, Libertarian Paternalism, Behavioral and Experimental Economics, Behavioral Economics, Experimental Economics, Microeconomics

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Do Europeans Like Nudges?

Judgment and Decision Making, Vol. 11, No. 4, July 2016, pp. 310–325
Number of pages: 16 Posted: 29 Feb 2016 Last Revised: 26 Jan 2017
Lucia A. Reisch and Cass R. Sunstein
Copenhagen Business School - Department of Management, Society and Communication and Harvard Law School
Downloads 2,176 (9,824)
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Predictably Incoherent Judgments

Number of pages: 72 Posted: 08 Aug 2001
Cass R. Sunstein, Daniel Kahneman, David Schkade and Ilana Ritov
Harvard Law School, Princeton University, University of California, San Diego and Hebrew University of Jerusalem - School of Education
Downloads 2,052 (10,853)
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Behavior, environment

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Cost-Benefit Analysis and the Environment

Number of pages: 47 Posted: 13 Oct 2004
Cass R. Sunstein
Harvard Law School
Downloads 2,008 (11,274)
Citation 64

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environmental protection, Ackerman & Heinzerling, Burgess, Posner

A Behavioral Approach to Law and Economics

50 Stanford Law Rev. 1471 (1998)
Number of pages: 80 Posted: 11 Jul 2013
National Bureau of Economic Research (NBER)Yale Law School, Harvard Law School and University of Chicago - Booth School of Business
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A Behavioral Approach to Law and Economics

Stanford Law Review, July 1998
Posted: 09 Apr 1998
National Bureau of Economic Research (NBER)Yale Law School, Harvard Law School and University of Chicago - Booth School of Business

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A Behavioral Approach to Law and Economics

Posted: 07 Jul 1998
National Bureau of Economic Research (NBER)Yale Law School, Harvard Law School and University of Chicago - Booth School of Business

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Montreal vs. Kyoto: A Tale of Two Protocols

Harvard Environmental Law Review, Forthcoming, AEI-Brookings Joint Center Working Paper No. 06-17, U of Chicago, Public Law Working Paper No. 136, U Chicago Law & Economics, Olin Working Paper No. 302
Number of pages: 46 Posted: 10 Jul 2006
Cass R. Sunstein
Harvard Law School
Downloads 1,942 (11,854)
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environmental problems, international agreements, cost-benefit analysis

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The Laws of Fear

Number of pages: 43 Posted: 19 Jun 2001
Cass R. Sunstein
Harvard Law School
Downloads 1,937 (11,901)
Citation 85

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The Office of Information and Regulatory Affairs: Myths and Realities

Harvard Law Review, Forthcoming, Harvard Public Law Working Paper No. 13-07
Number of pages: 38 Posted: 24 Dec 2012 Last Revised: 18 May 2017
Cass R. Sunstein
Harvard Law School
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cost-benefit analysis, Office of Information and Regulatory Affairs, interagency coordination

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The Precautionary Principle as a Basis for Decision Making

Number of pages: 11 Posted: 09 May 2005
Robert W. Hahn and Cass R. Sunstein
Technology Policy Institute and Harvard Law School
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precautionary principle, decisions, non-arbitrary

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Climate Change and Discounting the Future: A Guide for the Perplexed

Reg-Markets Center Working Paper No. 08-19, Harvard Public Law Working Paper No. 08-20, Harvard Law School Program on Risk Regulation Research Paper No. 08-12
Number of pages: 38 Posted: 14 Aug 2008 Last Revised: 19 Oct 2014
David A. Weisbach and Cass R. Sunstein
University of Chicago - Law School and Harvard Law School
Downloads 1,816 (13,188)
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discounting, future generations, climate change, intergenerational neutrality

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Post-Election Chaos: A Primer

Harvard Public Law Working Paper No. 20-25
Number of pages: 20 Posted: 21 Oct 2020 Last Revised: 23 Oct 2020
Cass R. Sunstein
Harvard Law School
Downloads 1,810 (13,262)
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The Power of the Normal

Number of pages: 17 Posted: 27 Aug 2018 Last Revised: 28 Nov 2018
Cass R. Sunstein
Harvard Law School
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Indignation: Psychology, Politics, Law

U of Chicago Law & Economics, Olin Working Paper No. 346, NEUROBIOLOGY OF HUMAN VALUES, Jean-Pierre P. Changeux et. al., eds., 2005, U of Chicago, Public Law Working Paper No. 171
Number of pages: 28 Posted: 26 Jul 2007
Daniel Kahneman and Cass R. Sunstein
Princeton University and Harvard Law School
Downloads 1,677 (14,978)
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indignation, punishment, moral heuristics

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Are Poor People Worth Less than Rich People? Disaggregating the Value of Statistical Lives

Number of pages: 56 Posted: 20 Feb 2004
Cass R. Sunstein
Harvard Law School
Downloads 1,669 (15,079)
Citation 91

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valuation, statistical life, disaggragation

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Choosing Not to Choose

Harvard Public Law Working Paper No. 14-07
Number of pages: 34 Posted: 11 Jan 2014 Last Revised: 12 Mar 2014
Cass R. Sunstein
Harvard Law School
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active choosing, default rules, paternalism, behavioral economics

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Behavioral Insights All Over the World? Public Attitudes Toward Nudging in a Multi-Country Study

Number of pages: 31 Posted: 21 Feb 2017 Last Revised: 04 May 2017
Cass R. Sunstein, Lucia A. Reisch and Julius Rauber
Harvard Law School, Copenhagen Business School - Department of Management, Society and Communication and Zeppelin University
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nudges; public approval; behavioural insights; regulation

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Are Juries Less Erratic than Individuals? Deliberation, Polarization, and Punitive Damages

University of Chicago Law School, John M. Olin Law & Economics Working Paper No. 81
Number of pages: 47 Posted: 26 Aug 1999
David Schkade, Cass R. Sunstein and Daniel Kahneman
University of California, San Diego, Harvard Law School and Princeton University
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Do People Want Optimal Deterrence?

University of Chicago Law School, John M. Olin Law & Economics Working Paper No. 77
Number of pages: 29 Posted: 12 Aug 1999
Cass R. Sunstein, David Schkade and Daniel Kahneman
Harvard Law School, University of California, San Diego and Princeton University
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Do People Want Optimal Deterrence?

Posted: 16 Feb 2000
Cass R. Sunstein, David Schkade and Daniel Kahneman
Harvard Law School, University of California, San Diego and Princeton University

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Overreaction to Fearsome Risks

Harvard Law School Program on Risk Regulation Research Paper No. 08-17, HKS Working Paper No. RWP08-079, U of Chicago, Public Law Working Paper No. 446, U of Chicago Law & Economics, Olin Working Paper No. 253
Number of pages: 16 Posted: 24 Dec 2008
Cass R. Sunstein and Richard J. Zeckhauser
Harvard Law School and Harvard University - Harvard Kennedy School (HKS)
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Overreaction to Fearsome Risks

HKS Working Paper No. RWP08-079
Number of pages: 15 Posted: 14 Jan 2009
Richard J. Zeckhauser and Cass R. Sunstein
Harvard University - Harvard Kennedy School (HKS) and Harvard Law School
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Business and Government Policy, Microeconomics, Ethics/Political Philosophy, Law and Legal Institutions, Science¿ Technology and Public Policy

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How Star Wars Illuminates Constitutional Law

Number of pages: 13 Posted: 13 May 2015 Last Revised: 22 Aug 2015
Cass R. Sunstein
Harvard Law School
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star wars, constitutional law, serendipity, authorship, multiple equlibria

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Probability Neglect: Emotions, Worst Cases, and Law

Number of pages: 36 Posted: 28 Nov 2001
Cass R. Sunstein
Harvard Law School
Downloads 1,482 (18,041)
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Probability, behavioral economics, cost-benefit analysis, environmental regulation

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Beyond Judicial Minimalism

Harvard Public Law Working Paper No. 08-40, U of Chicago, Public Law Working Paper No. 237, U of Chicago Law & Economics, Olin Working Paper No. 432, Harvard Law School Program on Risk Regulation Research Paper No. 08-6
Number of pages: 25 Posted: 28 Sep 2008 Last Revised: 17 Nov 2008
Cass R. Sunstein
Harvard Law School
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minimalism, standards, rules, constitutional interpretation

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Epistemic Spillovers: Learning Others’ Political Views Reduces the Ability to Assess and Use Their Expertise in Nonpolitical Domains

Harvard Public Law Working Paper No. 18-22
Number of pages: 24 Posted: 13 Apr 2018 Last Revised: 06 Jun 2018
University College London - Division of Psychology and Language Sciences, University College London, University College London, Harvard Law School and University College London - Affective Brain Lab, Department of Experimental Psychology
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Cost-Benefit Analysis and Relative Position

Number of pages: 44 Posted: 14 Aug 2000
Cass R. Sunstein and Robert H. Frank
Harvard Law School and Cornell University - Department of Economics
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Impersonal Default Rules vs. Active Choices vs. Personalized Default Rules: A Triptych

Number of pages: 41 Posted: 08 Nov 2012 Last Revised: 21 May 2013
Cass R. Sunstein
Harvard Law School
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Citation 28

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There Is Nothing that Interpretation Just Is

Number of pages: 17 Posted: 01 Sep 2014
Cass R. Sunstein
Harvard Law School
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interpretation, consequentialism, constitutional law

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Behavioral Economics, Consumption, and Environmental Protection

Forthcoming in Handbook on Research in Sustainable Consumption (Lucia Reisch & John Thøgersen eds.)
Number of pages: 29 Posted: 21 Jul 2013
Cass R. Sunstein
Harvard Law School
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behavioral economics, social norms, non-price interventions, consumer behavior, energy paradox, bounded rationality, environmental protection, default rules

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Ismism, Or Has Liberalism Ruined Everything?

Harvard Public Law Working Paper No. 19-19
Number of pages: 11 Posted: 15 Apr 2019 Last Revised: 11 Jul 2019
Cass R. Sunstein
Harvard Law School
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The Law of Implicit Bias

California Law Review, Forthcoming, Harvard Law and Economics Discussion Paper No. 552, U Chicago Law & Economics, Olin Working Paper No. 289, U of Chicago, Public Law Working Paper No. 124
Number of pages: 41 Posted: 19 Apr 2006
Cass R. Sunstein, Christine Jolls and Christine Jolls
Harvard Law School and National Bureau of Economic Research (NBER)Yale Law School
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Libertarian Administrative Law

University of Chicago Law Review, Forthcoming, Harvard Public Law Working Paper No. 14-29
Number of pages: 58 Posted: 02 Jul 2014 Last Revised: 28 Aug 2014
Cass R. Sunstein and Adrian Vermeule
Harvard Law School and Harvard Law School
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libertarianism, commercial speech, cost-benefit analysis, nondelegation, rulemaking, standing

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Ideological Voting on Federal Courts of Appeals: A Preliminary Investigation

Number of pages: 53 Posted: 19 Sep 2003
Cass R. Sunstein, David Schkade and Lisa Michelle Ellman
Harvard Law School, University of California, San Diego and University of Chicago - Law School
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Citation 140

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judicial ideology, collegial concurrences

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Of Artificial Intelligence and Legal Reasoning

Number of pages: 10 Posted: 21 Nov 2001
Cass R. Sunstein
Harvard Law School
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What Happened on Deliberation Day?

U Chicago Law & Economics, Olin Working Paper No. 298, AEI-Brookings Joint Center Working Paper No. 06-19
Number of pages: 22 Posted: 26 Jun 2006
David Schkade, Cass R. Sunstein and Reid Hastie
University of California, San Diego, Harvard Law School and University of Chicago - Booth School of Business
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politics, political issues, deliberation, liberal, conservative

72.
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Why Does Balanced News Produce Unbalanced Views?

Number of pages: 30 Posted: 11 Mar 2013 Last Revised: 18 May 2017
Edward L. Glaeser and Cass R. Sunstein
Harvard University - Department of Economics and Harvard Law School
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polarization, Bayesian updating, biased assimilation, memory, belief formation

Why Does Balanced News Produce Unbalanced Views?

NBER Working Paper No. w18975
Number of pages: 32 Posted: 20 Apr 2013 Last Revised: 08 May 2022
Edward L. Glaeser and Cass R. Sunstein
Harvard University - Department of Economics and Harvard Law School
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Incompletely Theorized Agreements in Constitutional Law

Social Research, Forthcoming, U of Chicago Law & Economics, Olin Working Paper No. 322, U of Chicago, Public Law Working Paper No. 147
Number of pages: 26 Posted: 18 Jan 2007
Cass R. Sunstein
Harvard Law School
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74.

Hayekian Behavioral Economics

Number of pages: 21 Posted: 19 Oct 2020 Last Revised: 24 Oct 2020
Cass R. Sunstein
Harvard Law School
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75.

'She Said What?' 'He Did That?' Believing False Rumors

Harvard Public Law Working Paper No. 08-56
Number of pages: 27 Posted: 21 Nov 2008 Last Revised: 16 Dec 2008
Cass R. Sunstein
Harvard Law School
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rumors, cascades, polarization, biased assimilation

76.

Conformity and Dissent

Number of pages: 88 Posted: 23 Nov 2002
Cass R. Sunstein
Harvard Law School
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behavioral economics, social interactions, courts, democracy

77.

The Meaning of Masks

Forthcoming, Journal of Behavioral Economics for Policy
Number of pages: 7 Posted: 10 Apr 2020 Last Revised: 13 Apr 2020
Cass R. Sunstein
Harvard Law School
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78.

Chevron Step Zero

Number of pages: 60 Posted: 11 Jun 2005
Cass R. Sunstein
Harvard Law School
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Chevron U.S.A. v. Natural Resources Defense Council, Inc.

79.

Falsehoods and the First Amendment

Number of pages: 26 Posted: 29 Jul 2019
Cass R. Sunstein
Harvard Law School
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80.

Partyism

University of Chicago Legal Forum, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 19 Posted: 11 Dec 2014 Last Revised: 17 Dec 2014
Cass R. Sunstein
Harvard Law School
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partyism, motivated reasoning, group polarization, biased assimilation

81.

Constitutional Personae

Number of pages: 23 Posted: 10 Jul 2013 Last Revised: 23 Sep 2013
Cass R. Sunstein
Harvard Law School
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Judicial review, same-sex marriage, Oliver Wendell Holmes, Originalism, Constitutional Personae

82.

Standing for Animals

University of Chicago Law School, Public Law and Legal Theory Working Paper No. 06
Number of pages: 39 Posted: 30 Nov 1999
Cass R. Sunstein
Harvard Law School
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Citation 101

Human Behavior and the Law of Work

Number of pages: 45 Posted: 19 Jun 2000
Cass R. Sunstein
Harvard Law School
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Human Behavior and the Law of Work

Number of pages: 70 Posted: 19 Apr 2001
Cass R. Sunstein
Harvard Law School
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Citation 82

Debiasing Through Law

Number of pages: 43 Posted: 15 Sep 2004
Christine Jolls, Christine Jolls and Cass R. Sunstein
National Bureau of Economic Research (NBER)Yale Law School and Harvard Law School
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labor, employment

Debiasing Through Law

NBER Working Paper No. w11738
Number of pages: 49 Posted: 29 Jan 2006 Last Revised: 30 Jul 2022
Christine Jolls, Christine Jolls and Cass R. Sunstein
National Bureau of Economic Research (NBER)Yale Law School and Harvard Law School
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85.

People Prefer System 2 Nudges (Kind Of)

Duke Law Journal, Vol. 66, 2016
Number of pages: 38 Posted: 14 Feb 2016 Last Revised: 19 Jul 2016
Cass R. Sunstein
Harvard Law School
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default rules, behavioral economics

86.

Analogical Reasoning

Harvard Public Law Working Paper No. 21-39
Number of pages: 64 Posted: 18 Oct 2021 Last Revised: 13 Dec 2021
Cass R. Sunstein
Harvard Law School
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analogical reasoning, rules, case-by-case judgment, Burke, Bentham

87.

Reflections on Seminole Rock: The Past, Present, and Future of Deference to Agency Regulatory Interpretations

Yale Journal of Regulation, Notice & Comment Blog, Washington University in St. Louis Legal Studies Research Paper No. 2847668, Minnesota Legal Studies Research Paper No. 16-41, Virginia Public Law and Legal Theory Research Paper No. 2017-38
Number of pages: 77 Posted: 07 Oct 2016 Last Revised: 10 Aug 2017
Brigham Young University - J. Reuben Clark Law School, University of Washington - School of Law, University of Pittsburgh - School of Law, University of Virginia School of Law, George Washington University Law School, Independent, Cato InstituteGeorgetown University, Law Center, University of Michigan Law School, Vanderbilt University - Law School, University of Iowa - College of Law, Florida State University - College of Law, University of North Carolina School of Law, Case Western Reserve University School of Law, New York University School of Law, Munger, Tolles & Olson, LLP, Harvard Law School, Harvard Law School, Washington University in St. Louis - School of Law, University of Dayton School of Law, Chapman University, The Dale E. Fowler School of Law, Utah Supreme Court, Columbia University - Law School, Lewis & Clark Law School, University of Minnesota - Twin Cities - School of Law, Notre Dame Law School, American Enterprise Institute and Office of Legal Counsel
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Administrative Agencies, Seminole Rock, Auer, What Is New in Administrative Law, Deference, Chevron

88.

In Praise of Law Reviews (And Jargon-Filled, Academic Writing)

Michigan Law Review, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 13 Posted: 01 Sep 2015
Cass R. Sunstein
Harvard Law School
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‪law reviews, jargon, obscurantism‬

89.

Four Failures of Deliberating Groups

U of Chicago Law & Economics, Olin Working Paper No. 401, U of Chicago, Public Law Working Paper No. 215
Number of pages: 33 Posted: 18 Apr 2008
Cass R. Sunstein and Reid Hastie
Harvard Law School and University of Chicago - Booth School of Business
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deliberation, cascades, group polarization, hidden profiles

Disclosure: Psychology Changes Everything

Harvard Public Law Working Paper No. 13-30
Number of pages: 42 Posted: 19 Aug 2013 Last Revised: 01 Nov 2013
George Loewenstein, Cass R. Sunstein and Russell Golman
Carnegie Mellon University - Department of Social and Decision Sciences, Harvard Law School and Carnegie Mellon University - Department of Social and Decision Sciences
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regulation, public disclosure, psychology, economics

Disclosure: Psychology Changes Everything

Annual Review of Economics, Vol. 6, pp. 391-419, 2014
Posted: 08 Aug 2014
George Loewenstein, Cass R. Sunstein and Russell Golman
Carnegie Mellon University - Department of Social and Decision Sciences, Harvard Law School and Carnegie Mellon University - Department of Social and Decision Sciences

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The Intrinsic Value of Control: The Propensity to Under-Delegate in the Face of Potential Gains and Losses

Number of pages: 18 Posted: 17 Feb 2016 Last Revised: 29 Dec 2016
Sebastian Bobadilla-Suarez, Cass R. Sunstein and Tali Sharot
Love Lab, Department of Experimental Psychology, University College London, Harvard Law School and University College London - Affective Brain Lab, Department of Experimental Psychology
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control premium, delegation, agency, decision rights, gains, losses

92.

Freedom: The Holberg Lecture, 2018

On Freedom (Princeton University Press, 2019), Forthcoming
Number of pages: 19 Posted: 25 Jul 2018
Cass R. Sunstein
Harvard Law School
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93.

Deliberative Democracy in the Trenches

Daedalus, Symposium on Deliberative Democracy, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 13 Posted: 04 Nov 2015 Last Revised: 17 Jul 2016
Cass R. Sunstein
Harvard Law School
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deliberative democracy, executive branch, social cost of carbon, OIRA

94.

Output Transparency vs. Input Transparency

Number of pages: 17 Posted: 19 Aug 2016 Last Revised: 27 May 2017
Cass R. Sunstein
Harvard Law School
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freedom of information, open government, deliberative process

95.

Cognitive Psychology of Moral Intuitions

Jean-Pierre Changeux, Antonio R. Damasio, Wolf Singer & Yves Christen, eds., Neurobiology of Human Values: Research and Perspectives in Neurosciences 91 (2005)
Number of pages: 14 Posted: 04 Dec 2014
Daniel Kahneman and Cass R. Sunstein
Princeton University and Harvard Law School
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96.

The Unbearable Rightness of Auer

Forthcoming, University of Chicago Law Review, Harvard Public Law Working Paper No. 16-02
Number of pages: 23 Posted: 18 Jan 2016 Last Revised: 22 May 2016
Cass R. Sunstein and Adrian Vermeule
Harvard Law School and Harvard Law School
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Which Nudges Do People Like? A National Survey

Number of pages: 26 Posted: 19 Jun 2015 Last Revised: 23 Jun 2015
Cass R. Sunstein
Harvard Law School
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98.

Cost-Benefit Analysis and Arbitrariness Review

Harvard Public Law Working Paper No. 16-12
Number of pages: 34 Posted: 20 Mar 2016 Last Revised: 22 Apr 2016
Cass R. Sunstein
Harvard Law School
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cost-benefit analysis, Administrative Procedure Act, arbitrariness review, feasibility

99.

The Right to Marry

Number of pages: 47 Posted: 29 Oct 2004
Cass R. Sunstein
Harvard Law School
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marriage, equal protection, Supreme Court

100.

The New Coke: On the Plural Aims of Administrative Law

Supreme Court Review, Forthcoming, Harvard Public Law Working Paper No. 16-23
Number of pages: 31 Posted: 17 Jul 2015 Last Revised: 07 Jun 2016
Cass R. Sunstein and Adrian Vermeule
Harvard Law School and Harvard Law School
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executive power, separation of powers, Coke, Chevron deference, delegation, Auer deference

101.

On Preferring A to B, While Also Preferring B to A

Forthcoming, Rationality and Society, Harvard Public Law Working Paper No. 18-13
Number of pages: 25 Posted: 05 Mar 2018 Last Revised: 06 Jun 2018
Cass R. Sunstein
Harvard Law School
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Group Judgments: Deliberation, Statistical Means, and Information Markets

Number of pages: 65 Posted: 18 Aug 2004
Cass R. Sunstein
Harvard Law School
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Cascades, group polarization, statistical groups, deliberation, information markets, prediciton markets

Group Judgments: Deliberation, Statistical Means, and Information Markets

Number of pages: 81 Posted: 13 Oct 2004
Cass R. Sunstein
Harvard Law School
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Cascades, group polarization, statistical groups, deliberation, information markets, prediciton markets

103.

Chevron As Law

Georgetown Law Journal, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 61 Posted: 03 Aug 2018 Last Revised: 09 Jan 2019
Cass R. Sunstein
Harvard Law School
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104.

Our Anti-Korematsu

Harvard Public Law Working Paper No. 21-21
Number of pages: 16 Posted: 01 Jan 2021 Last Revised: 11 Jun 2021
Cass R. Sunstein
Harvard Law School
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Discrimination, free exercise, strict scrutiny, pandemic, religion

105.

Statistics, Not Experts

Number of pages: 14 Posted: 08 Dec 2000
William L. Meadow and Cass R. Sunstein
University of Chicago Medicine Comer Children's Hospital and Harvard Law School
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Citation 99

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106.

Hazardous Heuristics

Number of pages: 32 Posted: 23 Nov 2002
Cass R. Sunstein
Harvard Law School
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Citation 96

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emotions and affect; bias; "Heuristics and Biases: The Psychology of Intuitive Judgment," by Thomas Gilovich, Dale Griffin, Daniel Kahneman; jury awards; risk regulation

107.

‘Don't Tell Me What I Can't Do!’ On the Intrinsic Value of Control

Forthcoming, Introduction, Behavioral Economics Guide 2017
Number of pages: 8 Posted: 17 Jan 2017 Last Revised: 01 Jun 2017
Cass R. Sunstein
Harvard Law School
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control premium, Lockean Exclamation, intrinsic value, nudge, default rules

108.

Unanimity and Disagreement on the Supreme Court

Number of pages: 46 Posted: 15 Jul 2014 Last Revised: 24 Jul 2014
Cass R. Sunstein
Harvard Law School
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unanimity, dissent, Supreme Court, norms of consensus, silent acquiescence

109.

The Unitary Executive: Past, Present, Future

Forthcoming, Supreme Court Review, Harvard Public Law Working Paper No. 20-32
Number of pages: 27 Posted: 04 Aug 2020 Last Revised: 03 Dec 2020
Cass R. Sunstein and Adrian Vermeule
Harvard Law School and Harvard Law School
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110.

Growing Outrage

Forthcoming, Behavioural Public Policy
Number of pages: 14 Posted: 09 Jan 2018
Cass R. Sunstein
Harvard Law School
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Cost-Benefit Default Principles

Number of pages: 81 Posted: 02 Nov 2000
Cass R. Sunstein
Harvard Law School
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Citation 104

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112.

On the Tension between Sex Equality and Religious Freedom

U of Chicago, Public Law Working Paper No. 167
Number of pages: 20 Posted: 26 Jun 2007
Cass R. Sunstein
Harvard Law School
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sexual, equality, religion, freedom, neutrality

113.

Antonin Scalia, Living Constitutionalist

Harvard Law Review, Forthcoming, Harvard Public Law Working Paper No. 16-15
Number of pages: 8 Posted: 11 Apr 2016 Last Revised: 22 Apr 2016
Cass R. Sunstein
Harvard Law School
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114.

Academic Fads and Fashions (with Special Reference to Law)

Number of pages: 21 Posted: 09 Mar 2001
Cass R. Sunstein
Harvard Law School
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Citation 92

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Law and Economics, Behavioral Economics, Academics

115.

Originalism

Number of pages: 29 Posted: 19 Oct 2017
Cass R. Sunstein
Harvard Law School
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116.

Should Governments Invest More in Nudging?

Harvard Public Law Working Paper No. 17-42
Number of pages: 33 Posted: 08 Jun 2017
University of California at Los Angeles, Harvard University - Business School (HBS), University of Pennsylvania - The Wharton School, Harvard Law School, University of Chicago - Booth School of Business, Google Inc., ideas42, ideas42 and Government of the United States of America - Department of Defense
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nudge, nudge unit, choice architecture, behavioral science, behavioral economics, savings, pension plan, education, college enrollment, energy, electricity usage, preventive health, influenza vaccination, flu shot

117.

Precautions Against What? The Availability Heuristic and Cross-Cultural Risk Perceptions

Number of pages: 39 Posted: 18 Aug 2004
Cass R. Sunstein
Harvard Law School
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Citation 66

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precautionary principle, risk

118.

Interest-Group Theories of Regulation: A Skeptical Note

Number of pages: 5 Posted: 28 Apr 2021
Cass R. Sunstein
Harvard Law School
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interest groups, regulation, motivated reasoning

119.

Moral Commitments in Cost-Benefit Analysis

University of Chicago Coase-Sandor Institute for Law & Economics Research Paper No. 802, U of Chicago, Public Law Working Paper No. 620
Number of pages: 29 Posted: 10 Mar 2017
Eric A. Posner and Cass R. Sunstein
University of Chicago - Law School and Harvard Law School
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Citation 28

Extremism and Social Learning

U of Chicago Law & Economics, Olin Working Paper No. 375, U of Chicago, Public Law Working Paper No. 193
Number of pages: 61 Posted: 14 Dec 2007
Edward L. Glaeser and Cass R. Sunstein
Harvard University - Department of Economics and Harvard Law School
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extermism, conformity, social interactions, cognitive diversity

Extremism and Social Learning

Journal of Legal Analysis, Vol. 1, No. 1, 2009, Harvard Public Law Working Paper No. 08-14
Number of pages: 64 Posted: 24 Jun 2008 Last Revised: 01 Aug 2014
Edward L. Glaeser and Cass R. Sunstein
Harvard University - Department of Economics and Harvard Law School
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polarization, bayesians, behavior, credulous bayesianism, legal theory

Extremism and Social Learning

Harvard Institute of Economic Research Discussion Paper No. 2146
Number of pages: 65 Posted: 03 Jan 2008
Edward L. Glaeser and Cass R. Sunstein
Harvard University - Department of Economics and Harvard Law School
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Extremism and Social Learning

NBER Working Paper No. w13687
Number of pages: 64 Posted: 21 Dec 2007 Last Revised: 27 May 2022
Edward L. Glaeser and Cass R. Sunstein
Harvard University - Department of Economics and Harvard Law School
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121.

Private Broadcasters and the Public Interest: Notes Toward a 'Third Way'

University of Chicago Law School, Olin Law and Economics Program, Discussion Paper No. 65
Number of pages: 72 Posted: 17 Dec 1998
Cass R. Sunstein
Harvard Law School
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122.

Do Judges Make Regulatory Policy? An Empirical Investigation of 'Chevron'

University of Chicago Law Review, Vol. 73, Summer 2006, U Chicago Law & Economics, Olin Working Paper No. 294
Number of pages: 56 Posted: 06 Jun 2006
Thomas J. Miles and Cass R. Sunstein
University of Chicago - Law School and Harvard Law School
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Chevron, Supreme Court, regulation

The Complex Climate Change Incentives of China and the United States

U of Chicago Law & Economics, Olin Working Paper No. 352, U of Chicago, Public Law Working Paper No. 176
Number of pages: 39 Posted: 23 Aug 2007
Cass R. Sunstein
Harvard Law School
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climate change, greenhouse gasses, cost benefit analysis, Kyoto Protocol

The Complex Climate Change Incentives of China and the United States

Reg-Markets Center Working Paper No. 07-14
Number of pages: 40 Posted: 04 Feb 2008
Cass R. Sunstein
Harvard Law School
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124.

Solidarity in Consumption

Number of pages: 29 Posted: 03 May 2000
Cass R. Sunstein and Edna Ullmann-Margalit
Harvard Law School and Hebrew University of Jerusalem - Center for the Study of Rationality
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Dollars and Death

U of Chicago, Law & Economics Working Paper No. 222
Number of pages: 67 Posted: 06 Oct 2004
Eric A. Posner and Cass R. Sunstein
University of Chicago - Law School and Harvard Law School
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mortality, risk, administrative regulations, hedonic loss, damages, dollar judgments

Dollars and Death

AEI-Brookings Joint Center Working Paper No. 04-15;U of Chicago, Law & Economics Working Paper No. 222
Number of pages: 57 Posted: 02 Oct 2004
Cass R. Sunstein and Eric A. Posner
Harvard Law School and University of Chicago - Law School
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statistical life, tort law, regulatory policy, dependents

126.

Empirically Informed Regulation

University of Chicago Law Review, Vol. 78, No. 4, 2011, Harvard Public Law Working Paper No. 13-03
Number of pages: 78 Posted: 13 Aug 2012 Last Revised: 14 Feb 2013
Cass R. Sunstein
Harvard Law School
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127.

Minimalism at War

Number of pages: 69 Posted: 16 Dec 2004
Cass R. Sunstein
Harvard Law School
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individual liberty, national security, Presidential authority, constitution, terrorism

128.

Manipulation As Theft

Harvard Public Law Working Paper No. 21-30
Number of pages: 13 Posted: 06 Jul 2021 Last Revised: 28 Oct 2021
Cass R. Sunstein
Harvard Law School
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manipulation, behavioral economics, nudge, vagueness, overbreadth

129.

Lapidation and Apology

Harvard Public Law Working Paper No. 19-31
Number of pages: 12 Posted: 24 Jun 2019 Last Revised: 14 Dec 2019
Cass R. Sunstein
Harvard Law School
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Citation 67

Irreversible and Catastrophic

Number of pages: 68 Posted: 19 Apr 2005
Cass R. Sunstein
Harvard Law School
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precautionary principle, irreversibility, catastrophe, risk, uncertainty, probability

Irreversible and Catastrophic

Number of pages: 59 Posted: 19 Apr 2005
Cass R. Sunstein
Harvard Law School
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risks, precautions, irreversible, harm, precautionary, principle

131.

Historical Explanations Always Involve Counterfactual History

Forthcoming, Journal of Philosophy of History
Number of pages: 7 Posted: 16 Sep 2015
Cass R. Sunstein
Harvard Law School
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‪counterfactual history, randomized controlled trials‬

132.
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Regulating Internalities

Forthcoming, Journal of Policy Analysis and Management
Number of pages: 23 Posted: 01 Mar 2015
Hunt Allcott and Cass R. Sunstein
New York University (NYU) and Harvard Law School
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Internalities, behavioral economics, fuel economy, energy efficiency

Regulating Internalities

NBER Working Paper No. w21187
Number of pages: 12 Posted: 26 May 2015 Last Revised: 23 May 2022
Hunt Allcott and Cass R. Sunstein
New York University (NYU) and Harvard Law School
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133.

Is Deontology a Heuristic? On Psychology, Neuroscience, Ethics, and Law

Number of pages: 18 Posted: 02 Aug 2013 Last Revised: 20 Aug 2013
Cass R. Sunstein
Harvard Law School
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neuroscience, deontology, retribution, moral intuitions, consequentialism

134.

Irreversibility

Oxford University Press, Law, Probability and Risk, Forthcoming, Harvard Public Law Working Paper No. 08-25, Harvard Law School Program on Risk Regulation Research No. 08-1
Number of pages: 22 Posted: 01 Sep 2008 Last Revised: 02 Dec 2008
Cass R. Sunstein
Harvard Law School
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irreversibility, incommensurability, option value, public health, climate change

135.

Animal Rights Without Controversy

Law and Contemporary Problems, Forthcoming, U Chicago Law & Economics, Olin Working Paper No. 283, U of Chicago, Public Law Working Paper No. 120
Number of pages: 30 Posted: 22 Mar 2006
Jeffrey Leslie and Cass R. Sunstein
University of Chicago - Law School and Harvard Law School
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animal rights, animal welfare, disclosure strategies

136.

'This'

Harvard Public Law Working Paper No. 22-08
Number of pages: 14 Posted: 27 Apr 2022 Last Revised: 09 May 2022
Cass R. Sunstein
Harvard Law School
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originalism, living constitution, semantic original, original public meaning

137.

Textualism and the Duck-Rabbit Illusion

Harvard Public Law Working Paper No. 20-26
Number of pages: 16 Posted: 13 Oct 2020 Last Revised: 03 Dec 2020
Cass R. Sunstein
Harvard Law School
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Nudges, Agency, Navigability, and Abstraction: A Reply to Critics

Review of Philosophy and Psychology, Special Issue on Nudges, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 21 Posted: 13 Mar 2015 Last Revised: 25 Mar 2015
Cass R. Sunstein
Harvard Law School
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behavioral economics, nudges, choice architecture, default rules

139.

Social Influences on Policy Preferences: Conformity and Reactance

102 Minn. L. Rev. 101 (2018)
Number of pages: 41 Posted: 07 Dec 2016 Last Revised: 19 Jan 2018
Meirav Furth-Matzkin and Cass R. Sunstein
University of Chicago - Law School and Harvard Law School
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social influences, nudges, conformity, reactance

140.

Deliberating Groups Versus Prediction Markets (or Hayek's Challenge to Habermas)

Episteme, Forthcoming, University of Chicago Law & Economics, Olin Working Paper No. 321, University of Chicago, Public Law Working Paper No. 146
Number of pages: 31 Posted: 11 Jan 2007
Cass R. Sunstein
Harvard Law School
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141.

Dobbs and the Travails of Due Process Traditionalism

Harvard Public Law Working Paper No. 22-14
Number of pages: 12 Posted: 29 Jun 2022 Last Revised: 21 Jul 2022
Cass R. Sunstein
Harvard Law School
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due process, traditionalism, Burke, abortion, rights

142.

The Arithmetic of Arsenic

Number of pages: 67 Posted: 27 Sep 2001
Cass R. Sunstein
Harvard Law School
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Arsenic, regulatory study, environment, cost-benefit, EPA

143.
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The Council of Psychological Advisers

Forthcoming, Annual Review of Psychology
Number of pages: 48 Posted: 17 Sep 2014 Last Revised: 04 Oct 2014
Cass R. Sunstein
Harvard Law School
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behavioral economics, nudge, regulation, energy efficiency

The Council of Psychological Advisers

Annual Review of Psychology, Vol. 67, pp. 713-737, 2016
Posted: 06 Jan 2016
Cass R. Sunstein
Harvard Law School

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144.

On Mandatory Labeling, With Special Reference to Genetically Modified Foods

University of Pennsylvania Law Review, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 44 Posted: 17 Aug 2016 Last Revised: 11 Sep 2016
Cass R. Sunstein
Harvard Law School
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mandatory labels, genetically modified food, cost-benefit analysis, nonquantifiability, break-even analysis

145.

Sludge and Ordeals

Duke Law Journal, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 20 Posted: 21 Nov 2018 Last Revised: 29 Nov 2018
Cass R. Sunstein
Harvard Law School
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146.

What Did Lawrence Hold? Of Autonomy, Desuetude, Sexuality, and Marriage

Number of pages: 45 Posted: 08 Oct 2003
Cass R. Sunstein
Harvard Law School
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liberty, equal protection of the laws, substantive due process, homosexual rights

147.

Lives, Life-Years, and Willingness to Pay

Number of pages: 49 Posted: 21 Jul 2003
Cass R. Sunstein
Harvard Law School
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Citation 58

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safety, health, cost-benefit analysis, environment, value of a statistical life, value of a statistical life year, discrimination

148.

A New Executive Order for Improving Federal Regulation? Deeper and Wider Cost-Benefit Analysis

Number of pages: 67 Posted: 02 May 2002
Robert W. Hahn and Cass R. Sunstein
Technology Policy Institute and Harvard Law School
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cost-benefit analysis, regulation, administrative law

149.

Some Benefits and Costs of Cost-Benefit Analysis

Daedalus, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 19 Posted: 15 Apr 2021
Cass R. Sunstein
Harvard Law School
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150.

Second Amendment Minimalism: Heller as Griswold

Harvard Law Review, Forthcoming, U of Chicago Law & Economics, Olin Working Paper No. 419, U of Chicago, Public Law Working Paper No. 224, Harvard Public Law Working Paper No. 08-21
Number of pages: 27 Posted: 06 Aug 2008 Last Revised: 11 Nov 2008
Cass R. Sunstein
Harvard Law School
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minimalism, gun control, originalism, second amendment

151.

Beyond Cheneyism and Snowdenism

University of Chicago Law Review, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 17 Posted: 05 Apr 2015
Cass R. Sunstein
Harvard Law School
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Precautionary Principle, loss aversion, terrorism, cost-benefit analysis, probability neglect

152.

Willingness to Pay to Use Facebook, Twitter, YouTube, Instagram, Snapchat, and More: A National Survey

Number of pages: 8 Posted: 11 Jun 2018
Cass R. Sunstein
Harvard Law School
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153.

On the Wrongness of Lies

Harvard Public Law Working Paper No. 21-05
Number of pages: 11 Posted: 20 May 2020 Last Revised: 26 Feb 2021
Cass R. Sunstein
Harvard Law School
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154.

Nudges vs. Shoves

Forthcoming Harvard Law Review Forum
Number of pages: 10 Posted: 05 Feb 2014
Cass R. Sunstein
Harvard Law School
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libertarian paternalism, nudges, behavioral market failures, present bias

155.

Behaviorally Informed Policy: A Brisk Progress Report

Number of pages: 42 Posted: 03 Oct 2019
Cass R. Sunstein
Harvard Law School
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156.

Where Do Norms Come From?

The New Rambler, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 7 Posted: 06 Mar 2015
Cass R. Sunstein
Harvard Law School
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norms, Ullmann-Margalit, adaptive preferences, preference falsification

157.
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The Real World of Arbitrariness Review

University of Chicago Law Review, Forthcoming, U of Chicago Law & Economics, Olin Working Paper No. 368, U of Chicago, Public Law Working Paper No. 188, Harvard Law School Program on Risk Regulation Research Paper No. 08-14
Number of pages: 59 Posted: 10 Nov 2007
Thomas J. Miles and Cass R. Sunstein
University of Chicago - Law School and Harvard Law School
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Administrative Procedure Act, State Farm, Supreme Court

The Real World of Arbitrariness Review

Reg-Markets Center Working Paper No. 07-16
Number of pages: 60 Posted: 04 Feb 2008
Thomas J. Miles and Cass R. Sunstein
University of Chicago - Law School and Harvard Law School
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158.

Nondelegation Canons

University of Chicago Law School, John M. Olin Law & Economics Working Paper No. 82
Number of pages: 35 Posted: 15 Sep 1999
Cass R. Sunstein
Harvard Law School
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159.

Does Active Choosing Promote Green Energy Use? Experimental Evidence

Ecology Law Quarterly, Vol. 43, No. 1, 2016
Number of pages: 47 Posted: 30 Jun 2015 Last Revised: 06 Oct 2016
Simon Hedlin and Cass R. Sunstein
Harvard University and Harvard Law School
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default rules, green defaults, behavioral economics, forced choice, active choosing

160.

Deliberating About Dollars: The Severity Shift

University of Chicago Law School, John M. Olin Law & Economics Working Paper No. 95
Number of pages: 55 Posted: 08 Mar 2000
David Schkade, Cass R. Sunstein and Daniel Kahneman
University of California, San Diego, Harvard Law School and Princeton University
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161.

Who's on First: Book Review of Moneyball by Michael Lewis

Number of pages: 8 Posted: 01 Oct 2011
Richard H. Thaler and Cass R. Sunstein
University of Chicago - Booth School of Business and Harvard Law School
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baseball, behavioral economics

162.

Formalism in Constitutional Theory

Constitutional Commentary, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 3 Posted: 28 Jul 2016 Last Revised: 29 Jul 2016
Cass R. Sunstein
Harvard Law School
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formalism, constitutional interpretation

163.

Governing by Algorithm? No Noise and (Potentially) Less Bias

Harvard Public Law Working Paper No. 21-35
Number of pages: 17 Posted: 23 Sep 2021 Last Revised: 28 Oct 2021
Cass R. Sunstein
Harvard Law School
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Bias, noise, algorithms, bail

164.

The Welfare Effects of Information

Journal of Risk and Uncertainty, Forthcoming, Harvard Public Law Working Paper No. 18-41
Number of pages: 32 Posted: 11 Jun 2018 Last Revised: 08 Dec 2018
Cass R. Sunstein
Harvard Law School
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165.

A World-Wide Consensus on Nudging? Not Quite, But Almost

Regulation and Governance, Forthcoming, Harvard Public Law Working Paper No. 17-39
Number of pages: 33 Posted: 20 Apr 2017
Cass R. Sunstein, Lucia A. Reisch and Julius Rauber
Harvard Law School, Copenhagen Business School - Department of Management, Society and Communication and Zeppelin University
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nudges; public approval; behavioural insights; regulation

166.

Company Stock, Market Rationality, and Legal Reform

Number of pages: 49 Posted: 09 Aug 2004
University of California at Los Angeles, University of Chicago - Booth School of Business, University of Pennsylvania and Harvard Law School
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Bounded rationality, company stock, behavioral economics, employee compensation

167.

Freerolls

Number of pages: 19 Posted: 27 Jul 2020 Last Revised: 05 Aug 2020
Annie Duke and Cass R. Sunstein
affiliation not provided to SSRN and Harvard Law School
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168.

Albert Hirschman's Hiding Hand

Number of pages: 5 Posted: 12 Jun 2014
Cass R. Sunstein
Harvard Law School
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169.

A New Progressivism

Number of pages: 48 Posted: 19 May 2005
Cass R. Sunstein
Harvard Law School
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170.

Beyond Marbury: The Executive's Power to Say What the Law is

Yale Law Journal, Forthcoming, AEI-Brookings Joint Center Working Paper No. 05-21, U Chicago Law & Economics, Olin Working Paper No. 268
Number of pages: 37 Posted: 02 Nov 2005
Cass R. Sunstein
Harvard Law School
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Marbury v. Madison, law, judiciary, Supreme Court

171.

Ranking Law Schools: A Market Test?

U Chicago Law & Economics, Olin Working Paper No. 254; U of Chicago, Public Law Working Paper No. 99; Indiana U School of Law Symposium Paper
Number of pages: 11 Posted: 20 Apr 2005
Cass R. Sunstein
Harvard Law School
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On the Divergent American Reactions to Terrorism and Climate Change

AEI-Brookings Joint Center Working Paper No. 06-13
Number of pages: 49 Posted: 10 May 2006
Cass R. Sunstein
Harvard Law School
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terrorism, climate change, catastrophic risk

On the Divergent American Reactions to Terrorism and Climate Change

Columbia Law Review, Forthcoming, U Chicago Law & Economics, Olin Working Paper No. 295
Number of pages: 48 Posted: 07 Jun 2006
Cass R. Sunstein
Harvard Law School
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risk, catastrophic risk

173.

Fast, Frugal, and (Sometimes) Wrong

U Chicago Law & Economics, Olin Working Paper No. 265, U of Chicago, Public Law Working Paper No. 110, COGNITIVE SCIENCE OF MORALITY, Walter Sinnott-Armstrong, ed., Forthcoming
Number of pages: 10 Posted: 10 Nov 2005
Cass R. Sunstein
Harvard Law School
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moral errors, Gerd Gigernezer, heuristics, morality

174.

How Much Is Data Privacy Worth? A Preliminary Investigation

Forthcoming, Journal of Consumer Policy
Number of pages: 26 Posted: 02 Jul 2019
Angela G. Winegar and Cass R. Sunstein
Harvard Kennedy School of Government and Harvard Law School
Downloads 618 (62,113)
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175.

Clear Statement Principles and National Security: Hamdan and Beyond

Supreme Court Review, Forthcoming, U of Chicago, Public Law Working Paper No. 134
Number of pages: 37 Posted: 07 Aug 2006
Cass R. Sunstein
Harvard Law School
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terrorism, military commissions, warrantless wiretapping, Commander-in-Chief

176.

Presidential Review: The President’s Statutory Authority Over Independent Agencies

Georgetown Law Journal, Forthcoming, Harvard Public Law Working Paper No. 20-07
Number of pages: 33 Posted: 03 Feb 2020 Last Revised: 15 May 2020
Cass R. Sunstein and Adrian Vermeule
Harvard Law School and Harvard Law School
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177.

Chevron as Construction

Cornell Law Review, Vol. 105, No. 1465, 2020
Number of pages: 24 Posted: 13 Dec 2018 Last Revised: 18 Sep 2020
Lawrence B. Solum and Cass R. Sunstein
University of Virginia School of Law and Harvard Law School
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Chevron, Chevron deference, administrative law, statutory interpretation, interpretation, construction, interpretation-construction distinction

178.

Is There a Constitutional Right to Clone?

Number of pages: 17 Posted: 21 Mar 2002
Cass R. Sunstein
Harvard Law School
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Citation 47

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179.

Military Tribunals and Legal Culture: What a Difference Sixty Years Makes

Number of pages: 25 Posted: 07 Jun 2002
Jack Landman Goldsmith and Cass R. Sunstein
Harvard Law School and Harvard Law School
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Citation 109

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180.

Depoliticizing Administrative Law

U of Chicago, Public Law Working Paper No. 223, U of Chicago Law & Economics, Olin Working Paper No. 413, Harvard Public Law Working Paper No. 08-16
Number of pages: 36 Posted: 24 Jun 2008 Last Revised: 18 Aug 2008
Thomas J. Miles and Cass R. Sunstein
University of Chicago - Law School and Harvard Law School
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Chevron, group polarization, legal realizm, politicized judicial voting

181.

The Alito Draft

Number of pages: 12 Posted: 23 May 2022
Cass R. Sunstein
Harvard Law School
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due process, tradition, originalism, Burke, abortion, Roe v. Wade

182.

The Limits of Quantification

California Law Review, Forthcoming, Harvard Public Law Working Paper No. 14-13
Number of pages: 44 Posted: 15 Apr 2014 Last Revised: 20 May 2014
Cass R. Sunstein
Harvard Law School
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Cost-benefit analysis, nonquantifiable benefits, human dignity

183.
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Citation 18

Is the Clean Air Act Unconstitutional?

Number of pages: 106 Posted: 27 Aug 1999
Cass R. Sunstein
Harvard Law School
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Citation 8

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Is the Clean Air Act Unconstitutional?

AEI-Brookings Joint Center Working Paper No. 99-07
Number of pages: 49 Posted: 06 Jun 2001
Cass R. Sunstein
Harvard Law School
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184.

If People Would Be Outraged by Their Rulings, Should Judges Care?

University of Chicago Law & Economics, Olin Working Paper No. 332, University of Chicago, Public Law Working Paper No. 151
Number of pages: 66 Posted: 28 Feb 2007
Cass R. Sunstein
Harvard Law School
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Citation 54

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judicial independence, popular constitutionalism, passive virtues, Condorcet Jury Theorem, consequentialism

185.

The Law of 'Not Now'

Harvard Public Law Working Paper No. 14-08
Number of pages: 30 Posted: 17 Nov 2013 Last Revised: 12 Mar 2014
Cass R. Sunstein and Adrian Vermeule
Harvard Law School and Harvard Law School
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Agency inaction, executive power, cost-benefit analysis, bandwidth

186.

Inequality and Indignation

Number of pages: 40 Posted: 19 Feb 2002
Edna Ullmann-Margalit and Cass R. Sunstein
Hebrew University of Jerusalem - Center for the Study of Rationality and Harvard Law School
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moral indignation, disadvantaged, equality, labor-management relations, sexual harassment, civil rights, domestic violence

187.

Incompletely Theorized Agreements

Harvard Law Review, Vol. 108, No. 7, p. 1733, 1995
Number of pages: 40 Posted: 05 Jul 2017
Cass R. Sunstein
Harvard Law School
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188.

Cost-Benefit Analysis, Who's Your Daddy?

Forthcoming, Journal of Benefit-Cost Analysis
Number of pages: 13 Posted: 06 Jun 2015 Last Revised: 05 Dec 2015
Cass R. Sunstein
Harvard Law School
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cost-benefit analysis, subjective well-being, happiness, experienced well-being, welfare

189.

Is OSHA Unconstitutional?

Virginia Law Review, Forthcoming, U of Chicago Law & Economics, Olin Working Paper No. 397, U of Chicago, Public Law Working Paper No. 209
Number of pages: 41 Posted: 29 Mar 2008
Cass R. Sunstein
Harvard Law School
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190.

The Administrative State, Inside Out

Harvard Public Law Working Paper No. 22-02
Number of pages: 15 Posted: 01 Apr 2022 Last Revised: 09 May 2022
Cass R. Sunstein
Harvard Law School
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administrative state, nondelegation doctrine, welfare, liberty

191.

Must Formalism Be Defended Empirically?

University of Chicago, John M. Olin Law & Economics Working Paper No. 70
Number of pages: 42 Posted: 10 Mar 1999
Cass R. Sunstein
Harvard Law School
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192.

Back to Mill? Behavioral Welfare Economics

Forthcoming, Journal of Benefit-Cost Analysis
Number of pages: 21 Posted: 09 Dec 2019 Last Revised: 14 Apr 2020
Cass R. Sunstein
Harvard Law School
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193.

The Most Knowledgeable Branch

University of Pennsylvania Law Review, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 34 Posted: 14 Jul 2015 Last Revised: 01 Nov 2015
Cass R. Sunstein
Harvard Law School
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separation of powers, executive discretion, cost-benefit analysis, rear visibility

194.

Second-Order Perfectionism

University of Chicago Law & Economics, Olin Working Paper No. 319
Number of pages: 24 Posted: 05 Dec 2006
Cass R. Sunstein
Harvard Law School
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Citation 53

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195.

Misfearing: A Reply

Harvard Law Review, 2006, U Chicago Law & Economics, Olin Working Paper No. 274
Number of pages: 23 Posted: 01 Feb 2006
Cass R. Sunstein
Harvard Law School
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Laws of Fear, Dan M. Kahan, Paul Slovic, Donald Braman, John Gastil

196.

Illusory Losses

U of Chicago Law & Economics, Olin Working Paper No. 340, U of Chicago, Public Law Working Paper No. 164, AEI-Brookings Joint Center Working Paper No. 07-07
Number of pages: 40 Posted: 02 May 2007
Cass R. Sunstein
Harvard Law School
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happiness, pain and suffering, hedonic damages, relative position, loss aversion, hedonic forecasting errors, legal system, GDP

197.

Climate Change and Animals

University of Pennsylvania Law Review, Forthcoming, University of Chicago Law & Economics, Olin Working Paper No. 324, University of Chicago, Public Law Working Paper No. 145
Number of pages: 46 Posted: 28 Jan 2007
Wayne H. Hsiung and Cass R. Sunstein
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198.

Institutional Flip-Flops

U of Chicago, Public Law Working Paper No. 501
Number of pages: 47 Posted: 22 Jan 2015 Last Revised: 23 Jan 2015
Eric A. Posner and Cass R. Sunstein
University of Chicago - Law School and Harvard Law School
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199.

Chevronizing Foreign Relations Law

Yale Law Journal, Vol. 116, p. 1170, 2007, U of Chicago, Public Law Working Paper No. 128
Number of pages: 59 Posted: 15 May 2006 Last Revised: 15 Nov 2011
Eric A. Posner and Cass R. Sunstein
University of Chicago - Law School and Harvard Law School
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Chevron, international law

200.

Causation in Tort: General Populations vs. Individual Cases

U of Chicago Law & Economics, Olin Working Paper No. 130, U of Chicago, Public Law Working Paper No. 179
Number of pages: 13 Posted: 03 Oct 2007
William L. Meadow and Cass R. Sunstein
University of Chicago Medicine Comer Children's Hospital and Harvard Law School
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causation, negligence, medical malpractice, standard of care

201.

Garbage in, Garbage Out? Some Micro Sources of Macro Errors

Journal of Institutional Economics, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 24 Posted: 28 Nov 2012 Last Revised: 18 Nov 2013
Cass R. Sunstein and Reid Hastie
Harvard Law School and University of Chicago - Booth School of Business
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deliberation, informational cascades, group polarization, hidden profiles

202.

'Better Off, as Judged by Themselves': A Comment on Evaluating Nudges

International Review of Economics, Forthcoming, Harvard Public Law Working Paper No. 17-28
Number of pages: 9 Posted: 11 Apr 2017 Last Revised: 17 Nov 2017
Cass R. Sunstein
Harvard Law School
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203.

Global Warming and Social Justice

Regulation, Vol. 31, No. 1, pp. 14-20, Spring 2008
Number of pages: 7 Posted: 15 Aug 2009
Eric A. Posner and Cass R. Sunstein
University of Chicago - Law School and Harvard Law School
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global warming, climate change policy, greenhouse gas emissions, restrictions, corrective justice, tort, policy, altruism, redistributive effects

204.

Cost-Benefit Analysis Without Analyzing Costs of Benefits: Reasonable Accommodation, Balancing, and Stigmatic Harms

University of Chicago Law Review, Forthcoming, University of Chicago Law & Economics, Olin Working Paper No. 325, University of Chicago, Public Law Working Paper No. 149
Number of pages: 19 Posted: 28 Jan 2007
Cass R. Sunstein
Harvard Law School
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disability, reasonable Accommodation, cost-benefit analysis

205.

Changing Climate Change, 2009-2016

Harvard Environmental Law Review, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 57 Posted: 07 Mar 2017
Cass R. Sunstein
Harvard Law School
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206.

Justice Breyer's Democratic Pragmatism

Yale Law Journal, Forthcoming, U Chicago Law & Economics, Olin Working Paper No. 267, U of Chicago, Public Law Working Paper No. 111
Number of pages: 32 Posted: 10 Nov 2005
Cass R. Sunstein
Harvard Law School
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Active Liberty, Justice Stephen Breyer

207.

Two Conceptions of Irreversible Environmental Harm

U of Chicago Law & Economics, Olin Working Paper No. 407, U of Chicago, Public Law Working Paper No. 218, Reg-Markets Center Working Paper No. 08-16
Number of pages: 29 Posted: 15 May 2008
Cass R. Sunstein
Harvard Law School
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environmental protection, precautionary principle, environmental economics

208.

Willingness to Pay Versus Welfare

Harvard Journal of Law and Public Policy, Forthcoming, University of Chicago Law & Economics, Olin Working Paper No. 326, University of Chicago, Public Law Working Paper No. 150
Number of pages: 35 Posted: 28 Jan 2007
Cass R. Sunstein
Harvard Law School
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willingness to pay, welfare, cost-benefit analysis, affective forecasting

209.

On the Limited Policy Relevance of Evolutionary Explanations

Forthcoming, Behavioral Public Policy
Number of pages: 12 Posted: 12 Jan 2022
Cass R. Sunstein
Harvard Law School
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Present bias, optimistic overconfidence, behavioral economics, availability heuristic, reciprocity, evolutionary explanations

210.

Financial Regulation and Cost-Benefit Analysis: A Comment

Yale Law Journal Forum, Forthcoming, Harvard Public Law Working Paper No. 14-17
Number of pages: 14 Posted: 26 Apr 2014 Last Revised: 20 May 2014
Cass R. Sunstein
Harvard Law School
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Cost-benefit analysis, financial regulation, nonquantifiable benefits

211.

Injury In Fact, Transformed

Number of pages: 19 Posted: 16 Mar 2022
Cass R. Sunstein
Harvard Law School
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injury in fact, standing, Article III, Lochner

212.

The Availability Heuristic, Intuitive Cost-Benefit Analysis, and Climate Change

U Chicago Law & Economics, Olin Working Paper No. 263
Number of pages: 23 Posted: 09 Nov 2005
Cass R. Sunstein
Harvard Law School
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To Persuade As an Expert, Order Matters: 'Information First, then Opinion' for Effective Communication

Number of pages: 7 Posted: 29 Oct 2019
Hasan Sheikh and Cass R. Sunstein
University of Toronto - Department of Family and Community Medicine and Harvard Law School
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214.

Valuing Facebook

Behavioural Public Policy, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 12 Posted: 07 Sep 2018
Cass R. Sunstein
Harvard Law School
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215.

The Regulatory Lookback

Boston University Law Review Symposium on Political Dysfunction and the Constitution, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 24 Posted: 26 Nov 2013
Cass R. Sunstein
Harvard Law School
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cost-benefit analysis, retrospective analysis, health and safety

216.

On Overruling Chevron

Number of pages: 16 Posted: 09 Nov 2020
Cass R. Sunstein
Harvard Law School
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217.

From Technocrat to Democrat

Harvard Law Review, Forthcoming, Harvard Public Law Working Paper No. 14-10
Number of pages: 9 Posted: 27 Mar 2014 Last Revised: 20 May 2014
Cass R. Sunstein
Harvard Law School
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Administrative law, Stephen Breyer, technocratic

218.

Switching the Default Rule

Number of pages: 25 Posted: 23 Jan 2001
Cass R. Sunstein
Harvard Law School
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employment law, labor, labor economics, behavioral economics

219.

The American Nondelegation Doctrine

Number of pages: 24 Posted: 24 May 2017
Cass R. Sunstein
Harvard Law School
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220.

'Practically Binding': General Policy Statements and Notice-and-Comment Rulemaking

Number of pages: 21 Posted: 03 Dec 2015 Last Revised: 07 Jan 2016
Cass R. Sunstein
Harvard Law School
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practically binding, public comment, general policy statements, administrative procedure

221.

'Fixed Points' in Constitutional Theory

Harvard Public Law Working Paper No. 22-23
Number of pages: 15 Posted: 02 Jun 2022 Last Revised: 21 Jul 2022
Cass R. Sunstein
Harvard Law School
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originalism, fixed point, reflective equilibrium, interpretation

222.

Nonquantifiable

Number of pages: 33 Posted: 02 May 2013 Last Revised: 17 Jun 2013
Cass R. Sunstein
Harvard Law School
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Cost-benefit analysis, nonquantifiable benefits, human dignity

223.

Should Greenhouse Gas Permits Be Allocated on a Per Capita Basis?

U of Chicago, Public Law Working Paper No. 206
Number of pages: 42 Posted: 12 Mar 2008
Eric A. Posner and Cass R. Sunstein
University of Chicago - Law School and Harvard Law School
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climate change, distribution, emissions rates, international law

224.

'They Ruined Popcorn': On the Costs and Benefits of Mandatory Labels

Harvard Public Law Working Paper No. 18-06
Number of pages: 18 Posted: 27 Dec 2017 Last Revised: 26 Jun 2018
Cass R. Sunstein
Harvard Law School
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225.

The Value of a Statistical Life: Some Clarifications and Puzzles

Journal of Benefit-Cost Analysis (Forthcoming)
Number of pages: 24 Posted: 13 Jun 2013 Last Revised: 11 Jul 2013
Cass R. Sunstein
Harvard Law School
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value of a statistical life, cost-benefit analysis, bounded rationality, behavioral economics

226.

Burkean Minimalism

U of Chicago, Public Law Working Paper No. 116, U Chicago Law & Economics, Olin Working Paper No. 273
Number of pages: 47 Posted: 01 Feb 2006
Cass R. Sunstein
Harvard Law School
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Edmund Burke

227.

Manipulation, Welfare, and Dignity: A Reply

1 J. Marketing Behav. 351 (2016)
Number of pages: 9 Posted: 18 Sep 2015 Last Revised: 01 Mar 2016
Cass R. Sunstein
Harvard Law School
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manipulation, behavioral economics, nudge, dignity, loss aversion