Howard F. Chang

University of Pennsylvania Law School

Professor of Law

3501 Sansom Street

Philadelphia, PA 19104

United States

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Scholarly Papers (27)

A Liberal Theory of Social Welfare: Fairness, Utility, and the Pareto Principle

University of Pennsylvania Law School, Institute for Law and Economics, Working Paper No. 272
Number of pages: 57 Posted: 18 Dec 1999
Howard F. Chang
University of Pennsylvania Law School
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Citation 13

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A Liberal Theory of Social Welfare: Fairness, Utility, and the Pareto Principle

Yale Law Journal, Vol. 110, pp. 173-235, November 2000
Posted: 05 Oct 2000
Howard F. Chang
University of Pennsylvania Law School

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Migration as International Trade: The Economic Gains from the Liberalized Movement of Labor

Stanford Law School, John M. Olin Program in Law and Economics Working Paper No. 166; and Univ. of Pennsylvania Law School, ILE Working Paper No. 278
Number of pages: 43 Posted: 05 Oct 1999
Howard F. Chang
University of Pennsylvania Law School
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Migration as International Trade: The Economic Gains from the Liberalized Movement of Labor

U.C.L.A. Journal of International Law and Foreign Affairs, Vol. 3, P. 371, Fall/Winter 1998-99
Posted: 09 Jul 1998
Howard F. Chang
University of Pennsylvania Law School

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The Economic Impact of International Labor Migration: Recent Estimates and Policy Implications

Temple Political & Civil Rights Law Review, Vol. 16, p. 321, 2007, U of Penn, Inst for Law & Econ Research Paper No. 06-26, U of Penn Law School, Public Law Working Paper No. 06-44
Number of pages: 13 Posted: 22 Nov 2006 Last Revised: 23 Sep 2009
Howard F. Chang
University of Pennsylvania Law School
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Citation 1

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Immigration Law, Labor Economics, Economics, International Trade

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The Immigration Paradox: Poverty, Distributive Justice, and Liberal Egalitarianism

DePaul Law Review, Vol. 52, No. 759, 2003
Number of pages: 23 Posted: 13 Jun 2003
Howard F. Chang
University of Pennsylvania Law School
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Citation 1

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Immigration, discrimination

Incentives to Settle Under Joint and Several Liability: An Empirical Analysis of Superfund Litigation

Stanford Law School, Olin Law & Economics Paper No. 169; U of Penn Law School, Law & Economics Paper No. 262; USC Law School, Olin Paper No. 99-1
Number of pages: 42 Posted: 03 May 1999
Howard F. Chang and Hilary Sigman
University of Pennsylvania Law School and Rutgers University - Department of Economics
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Citation 11

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Incentives to Settle Under Joint and Several Liability: An Empirical Analysis of Superfund Litigation

Journal of Legal Studies, Vol. 29, No. 205, January 2000
Posted: 22 Sep 1999
Howard F. Chang and Hilary Sigman
University of Pennsylvania Law School and Rutgers University - Department of Economics

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Immigration Restrictions as Employment Discrimination

Chicago-Kent Law Review, Vol. 78, 2002
Number of pages: 45 Posted: 07 Dec 2002
Howard F. Chang
University of Pennsylvania Law School
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Citation 1

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discrimination, immigration, employment, labor law

Bargaining and the Division of Value in Corporate Reorganization

Journal of Law, Economics and Organization, Vol. 8, pp. 253-279, 1992, Harvard Law and Economics Discussion Paper No. 80
Number of pages: 33 Posted: 21 Nov 2003 Last Revised: 07 May 2009
Lucian A. Bebchuk and Howard F. Chang
Harvard Law School and University of Pennsylvania Law School
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Citation 28

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Bargaining and the Division of Value in Corporate Reorganization

NBER Working Paper No. t0097
Number of pages: 43 Posted: 29 Dec 2006
Lucian A. Bebchuk and Howard F. Chang
Harvard Law School and University of Pennsylvania Law School
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Citation 28

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The Economics of International Labor Migration and the Case for Global Distributive Justice in Liberal Political Theory

Cornell International Law Journal, Vol. 41, p. 1, 2008, U of Penn, Inst for Law & Econ Research Paper No. 07-08, U of Penn Law School, Public Law Research Paper No. 07-21
Number of pages: 25 Posted: 15 May 2007 Last Revised: 22 Sep 2009
Howard F. Chang
University of Pennsylvania Law School
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Law & Economics, Law & Philosophy, Jurisprudence, Law & Social Sciences, Law & the Global Community, Immigration Law, Moral & Political Philosophy, Economics

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The Immigration Paradox: Alien Workers and Distributive Justice

CITIZENSHIP, BORDERS, AND HUMAN NEEDS, Rogers M. Smith, ed., Forthcoming, U of Penn Law School, Public Law Research Paper No. 08-32, U of Penn, Inst. for Law & Econ Research Paper No. 08-15
Number of pages: 31 Posted: 25 Jul 2008 Last Revised: 14 Jul 2010
Howard F. Chang
University of Pennsylvania Law School
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Immigration Law, Law and Equality, Moral and Political Philosophy, Politics, Race Relations, Social Science and the Law, Economics

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Non-Welfarist Paretian Methods of Policy Assessment

U of Penn, Inst. for Law & Econ Research Paper 01-18; U of Penn Law School, Pub. Law Research Paper No. 01; NYU, Public Law Research Paper No. 32
Number of pages: 8 Posted: 31 Oct 2001
Howard F. Chang
University of Pennsylvania Law School
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Citation 1

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Liberal Ideals and Political Feasibility: Guest-Worker Programs as Second-Best Policies

North Carolina Journal of International Law and Commercial Regulation, Vol. 27, No. 3, 2002
Number of pages: 19 Posted: 23 May 2002
Howard F. Chang
University of Pennsylvania Law School
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Citation 2

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Risk Regulation, Endogenous Public Concerns, and the Hormones Dispute: Nothing to Fear But Fear Itself?

Southern California Law Review, Vol. 77, pp. 743, 2004, U of Penn. Law School, Public Law Working Paper 39, U of Penn, Inst for Law & Econ Research Paper No. 03-25
Number of pages: 41 Posted: 03 Sep 2003 Last Revised: 18 Jun 2009
Howard F. Chang
University of Pennsylvania Law School
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The Effect of Joint and Several Liability Under Superfund on Brownfields

U of Penn, Inst for Law & Econ Research Paper No. 05-21, U of Penn Law School, Public Law Working Paper No. 06-18, International Review of Law and Economics, Vol. 27, 2007
Number of pages: 45 Posted: 20 Sep 2005
Howard F. Chang and Hilary Sigman
University of Pennsylvania Law School and Rutgers University - Department of Economics
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Citation 3

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environmental law and policy, environmental economics, Superfund liability, torts, real estate

The Effect of Joint and Several Liability Under Superfund on Brownfields

NBER Working Paper No. w11667
Number of pages: 45 Posted: 14 Jul 2006
Howard F. Chang and Hilary Sigman
University of Pennsylvania Law School and Rutgers University - Department of Economics
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The Effect of offer-of-Settlement Rules on the Terms of Settlement

Journal of Legal Studies, Vol. 28, pp. 489-513, 1999, Stanford Law and Economics Olin Working Paper No. 164
Number of pages: 24 Posted: 13 May 1998 Last Revised: 07 May 2009
Lucian A. Bebchuk and Howard F. Chang
Harvard Law School and University of Pennsylvania Law School
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Citation 7

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The Effect of offer-of-Settlement Rules on the Terms of Settlement

NBER Working Paper No. w6509
Number of pages: 31 Posted: 23 Jun 2000
Lucian A. Bebchuk and Howard F. Chang
Harvard Law School and University of Pennsylvania Law School
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Citation 7

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Cultural Communities in a Global Labor Market: Immigration Restrictions as Residential Segregation

University of Chicago Legal Forum, Vol. 2007, p. 93, University of Pennsylvania, Institute for Law & Econ Research Paper No. 05-14, University of Pennsylvania Law School, Public Law Research Paper No. 07-06
Number of pages: 38 Posted: 28 Jul 2005 Last Revised: 22 Sep 2009
Howard F. Chang
University of Pennsylvania Law School
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immigration law, moral and political philosophy, economics, race relations

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Immigration Restriction as Redistributive Taxation: Working Women and the Costs of Protectionism in the Labor Market

Journal of Law, Economics and Policy, Vol. 5, p. 1, 2009, U of Penn, Inst for Law & Econ Research Paper No. 08-13, U of Penn Law School, Public Law Research Paper No. 08-22
Number of pages: 29 Posted: 10 Jun 2008 Last Revised: 28 Oct 2009
Howard F. Chang
University of Pennsylvania Law School
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Immigration Law, Labor Economics, Feminism, Women, Gender Studies, Income Taxation, Law and Equality, Race Relations, Economics, International Trade

An Empirical Analysis of Cost Recovery in Superfund Cases: Implications for Brownfields and Joint and Several Liability

Journal of Empirical Legal Studies, Vol. 11, P. 447, 2014, U of Penn, Inst for Law & Econ Research Paper No. 10-12, U of Penn Law School, Public Law Research Paper No. 10-23
Number of pages: 37 Posted: 17 Jul 2010 Last Revised: 12 Dec 2014
Howard F. Chang and Hilary Sigman
University of Pennsylvania Law School and Rutgers University - Department of Economics
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Citation 1

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Environmental Law, Torts, Litigation and Settlement, Real Estate, Economics

An Empirical Analysis of Cost Recovery in Superfund Cases: Implications for Brownfields and Joint and Several Liability

NBER Working Paper No. w16209
Number of pages: 36 Posted: 26 Jul 2010
Howard F. Chang and Hilary Sigman
University of Pennsylvania Law School and Rutgers University - Department of Economics
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Citation 1

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An Empirical Analysis of Cost Recovery in Superfund Cases: Implications for Brownfields and Joint and Several Liability

Journal of Empirical Legal Studies, Vol. 11, Issue 3, pp. 477-504, 2014
Number of pages: 28 Posted: 26 Jul 2014
Howard F. Chang and Hilary Sigman
University of Pennsylvania Law School and Rutgers University - Department of Economics
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Citation 1

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Public Benefits and Federal Authorization for Alienage Discrimination by the States

New York University Annual Survey of American Law, Vol. 58, 2002
Number of pages: 18 Posted: 20 May 2002
Howard F. Chang
University of Pennsylvania Law School
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The Effect of Allowing Pollution Offsets with Imperfect Enforcement

University of Pennsylvania Institute for Law & Economics Research Paper No. 10-18
Number of pages: 15 Posted: 11 Sep 2010
Hilary Sigman and Howard F. Chang
Rutgers University - Department of Economics and University of Pennsylvania Law School
Downloads 87 (234,297)
Citation 2

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Environmental Law and Economics, Climate Change, Emission Trading System

The Effect of Allowing Pollution Offsets with Imperfect Enforcement

NBER Working Paper No. w16860
Number of pages: 15 Posted: 07 Mar 2011
Hilary Sigman and Howard F. Chang
Rutgers University - Department of Economics and University of Pennsylvania Law School
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Citation 2

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Endogenous Decentralization in Federal Environmental Policies

International Review of Law and Economics, Vol. 37, P. 39, 2014, U of Penn, Inst for Law & Econ Research Paper No. 12-25
Number of pages: 37 Posted: 12 Jul 2012 Last Revised: 14 Feb 2015
Howard F. Chang, Hilary Sigman and Leah Goldman Traub
University of Pennsylvania Law School, Rutgers University - Department of Economics and Lord Abbett
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Cooperative federalism, political economy, environmental law and regulation, economics, intergovernmental relations, federalism, government policy, air pollution, hazardous waste, empirical research, administrative law, primacy, authorization, decentralization, pollution control

An Analysis of Fee-Shifting Based on the Margin of Victory: On Frivoloussuits, Meritorious Suits and the Role of Rule 11

NBER Working Paper No. w4731
Number of pages: 44 Posted: 24 Nov 2000
Lucian A. Bebchuk and Howard F. Chang
Harvard Law School and University of Pennsylvania Law School
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An Analysis of Fee-Shifting Based on the Margin of Victory: On Frivolous Suits, Meritorious Suits, and the Role of Rule 11

Journal of Legal Studies, Vol. 25, No. 2, pp. 371-403, 1996, Harvard Law and Economics Discussion Paper No. 135, 1993
Posted: 16 Oct 2000 Last Revised: 24 May 2009
Lucian A. Bebchuk and Howard F. Chang
Harvard Law School and University of Pennsylvania Law School

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An Analysis of Fee-Shifting Based on the Margin of Victory: On Frivolous Suits, Meritorious Suits, and the Role of Rule 11

University of Southern California Law Center Working Paper 94-3
Posted: 07 Jul 1999
Lucian A. Bebchuk and Howard F. Chang
Harvard Law School and University of Pennsylvania Law School

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Incentives to Settle Under Joint and Several Liability

NBER Working Paper No. w7096
Number of pages: 42 Posted: 07 Sep 2000
Howard F. Chang and Hilary Sigman
University of Pennsylvania Law School and Rutgers University - Department of Economics
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Citation 11

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Patent Scope, Antitrust Policy, and Cumulative Innovation

RAND Journal of Economics, Vol. 26, No. 1, P. 34, Spring 1995
Posted: 16 Oct 2000
Howard F. Chang
University of Pennsylvania Law School

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Patent Scope, Antitrust Policy, and Cumulative Innovation

USC Working Paper No 94-5
Posted: 10 Sep 1999
Howard F. Chang
University of Pennsylvania Law School

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Liberalized Immigration as Free Trade: Economic Welfare and the Optimal Immigration Policy

University of Pennsylvania Law Review, Vol. 145, No. 5, May 1997
Posted: 15 May 1998
Howard F. Chang
University of Pennsylvania Law School

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An Economic Analysis of Trade Measures to Protect the Global Environment

University of Southern California Law Center Working Paper No 94-4
Posted: 14 May 1998
Howard F. Chang
University of Pennsylvania Law School

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An Economic Analysis of Trade Measures to Protect the Global Environment

Georgetown Law Journal, Vol. 83, No. 6, p. 2131, July 1995
Posted: 31 Aug 2001
Howard F. Chang
University of Pennsylvania Law School

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Carrots, Sticks, and International Externalities

USC Law Center Working Paper No. 96-2
Posted: 15 Sep 1996
Howard F. Chang
University of Pennsylvania Law School

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Carrots, Sticks, and International Externalities

International Review of Law and Economics, Vol. 17, No. 3, Pp. 309, Sept. 1997
Posted: 17 Jan 2001
Howard F. Chang
University of Pennsylvania Law School

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Immigration as International Trade: Optimal Tariffs and Quotas

USC Law Center Working Paper 96-3
Posted: 01 Sep 1996
Howard F. Chang
University of Pennsylvania Law School

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