Lee Anne Fennell

University of Chicago - Law School

Max Pam Professor of Law

1111 E. 60th St.

Chicago, IL 60637

United States

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Scholarly Papers (48)

1.

Micro-Symposium on Orin Kerr's 'A Theory of Law'

Green Bag 2d, Vol. 16, No. 2, 2013, pp. 213-226, Journal of Law: A Periodical Laboratory of Legal Scholarship, Vol. 2, No. 3, 2012, pp. 487-502, George Mason Law & Economics Research Paper No. 13-05, San Diego Legal Studies Paper No. 13-105
Number of pages: 31 Posted: 18 Jan 2013 Last Revised: 22 Sep 2013
Willamette University College of Law, Florida State University - College of Law, Yale University - Law School, Case Western Reserve University School of Law, Saint Louis University - School of Law, George Mason University - Antonin Scalia Law School, Faculty, University of Chicago - Law School, University of Iowa - College of Law, Washington University in St. Louis, Duke University, Pillsbury Winthrop Shaw Pittman LLP, Florida State University - College of Law, The George Washington University Law School, McGill University - Department of Political Science, Suffolk University Law School, University of San Diego School of Law, International Center for Law & Economics (ICLE), Marquette University - Law School, Independent, Notre Dame Law School, University of New Hampshire School of Law, Criminal Justice Legal Foundation, Berger & Montague, P .C. and Saint Louis University - School of Law
Downloads 1,253 (10,199)

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apps, authority, Case Western Reserve, cheap talk, citation, dialectic, doctrinal, editing, empirics, equilibrium, falsity, Felix Frankfurter, Folk Theorem, footnotes, fraud, Harvard, Lexis, narcissism, peer review, practice, recursion, second-best, solipsism, truth, Westlaw

2.

Do Not Cite or Circulate

18 Green Bag 2d 151 (2015) , U of Chicago, Public Law Working Paper No. 521
Number of pages: 19 Posted: 17 Feb 2015 Last Revised: 12 Mar 2015
Lee Anne Fennell
University of Chicago - Law School
Downloads 1,072 (12,812)

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3.

Efficient Trespass: The Case for 'Bad Faith' Adverse Possession

Northwestern University Law Review, Vol. 100, p. 1037, 2006, Yale Law & Economics Research Paper No. 312, U Illinois Law & Economics Research Paper No. LE05-021
Number of pages: 61 Posted: 08 Sep 2005
Lee Anne Fennell
University of Chicago - Law School
Downloads 753 (23,681)
Citation 3

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4.

Commons, Anticommons, Semicommons

RESEARCH HANDBOOK ON THE ECONOMICS OF PROPERTY LAW, Kenneth Ayotte, Henry E. Smith, eds., Edward Elgar, 2011
Number of pages: 24 Posted: 25 Feb 2009 Last Revised: 08 Apr 2011
Lee Anne Fennell
University of Chicago - Law School
Downloads 686 (26,412)
Citation 5

Abstract:

commons, anticommons, semicommons, prisoner's dilemma, chicken game, holdouts, scale

5.

Taking Eminent Domain Apart

Michigan State Law Review, p. 957, 2004
Number of pages: 50 Posted: 21 Feb 2005
Lee Anne Fennell
University of Chicago - Law School
Downloads 459 (43,860)
Citation 10

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6.

Homeownership 2.0

Northwestern University Law Review, Vol. 102, p. 1047, 2008, U of Chicago Law & Economics, Olin Working Paper No. 266
Number of pages: 72 Posted: 17 Oct 2007 Last Revised: 31 Aug 2008
Lee Anne Fennell
University of Chicago - Law School
Downloads 456 (47,428)
Citation 1

Abstract:

homeownership, tenure choice, property forms, risk, derivatives, housing indexes, home equity insurance, cognition, local governance

7.

Common Interest Tragedies

Northwestern University Law Review, Vol. 98, p. 907, 2004
Number of pages: 85 Posted: 12 Dec 2003
Lee Anne Fennell
University of Chicago - Law School
Downloads 363 (62,367)
Citation 14

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8.

Beyond Exit and Voice: User Participation in the Production of Local Public Goods

U of Texas Law, Public Law Research Paper No. 31, Texas Law Review, Vol. 80, p. 1, 2001
Number of pages: 88 Posted: 02 Nov 2001 Last Revised: 26 Aug 2008
Lee Anne Fennell
University of Chicago - Law School
Downloads 288 (82,639)
Citation 4

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9.

Fairness in Law and Economics: Introduction

Fairness in Law and Economics (Lee Anne Fennell & Richard H. McAdams, eds.) (Edward Elgar 2013), University of Chicago Coase-Sandor Institute for Law & Economics Research Paper No. 704, U of Chicago, Public Law Working Paper No. 489
Number of pages: 18 Posted: 05 Oct 2014
Lee Anne Fennell and Richard H. McAdams
University of Chicago - Law School and University of Chicago Law School
Downloads 287 (65,912)
Citation 12

Abstract:

fairness, law and economics

10.

The Problem of Resource Access

Harvard Law Review, Vol. 126, p. 1471, 2013, University of Chicago Institute for Law & Economics Olin Research Paper No. 616, U of Chicago, Public Law Working Paper No. 404
Number of pages: 61 Posted: 30 Sep 2012 Last Revised: 18 Apr 2014
Lee Anne Fennell
University of Chicago - Law School
Downloads 286 (79,670)

Abstract:

Coase Theorem, Demsetz, entitlements, property rights, resources, transaction costs

11.

Slices and Lumps

U of Chicago Law & Economics, Olin Working Paper No. 395, U of Chicago, Public Law Working Paper No. 211
Number of pages: 19 Posted: 18 Mar 2008 Last Revised: 24 Mar 2008
Lee Anne Fennell
University of Chicago - Law School
Downloads 282 (84,272)
Citation 3

Abstract:

property rules, liability rules, entitlements, assembly, division, intrapersonal dilemmas

12.

Contracting Communities

University of Illinois Law Review, Vol. 2004, p. 829, 2004
Number of pages: 71 Posted: 17 Jan 2004 Last Revised: 26 Aug 2008
Lee Anne Fennell
University of Chicago - Law School
Downloads 281 (85,239)
Citation 4

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13.

Revealing Options

Harvard Law Review, Vol. 118, No. 5, March 2005, U Illinois Law & Economics Research Paper No. LE04-005
Number of pages: 90 Posted: 20 Sep 2004
Lee Anne Fennell
University of Chicago - Law School
Downloads 277 (83,627)
Citation 5

Abstract:

property rules, liability rules, options, valuation, commons, anticommons

14.

Taxation over Time

Tax Law Review, Vol. 59, No. 1, 2005, UCLA School of Law, Law-Econ Research Paper No. 05-24, U Illinois Law & Economics Research Paper No. LE05-024, Yale Law & Economics Research Paper No. 319
Number of pages: 65 Posted: 06 Apr 2006
Lee Anne Fennell and Kirk J. Stark
University of Chicago - Law School and University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) - School of Law
Downloads 275 (82,966)
Citation 3

Abstract:

Tax policy, economics, cognitive psychology, life-cycle hypothesis

15.

Ostrom's Law: Property Rights in the Commons

International Journal of the Commons, Vol. 5, No. 1, pp. 9-27, 2011, University of Chicago Institute for Law & Economics Olin Research Paper No. 584
Number of pages: 19 Posted: 21 Nov 2011 Last Revised: 29 Nov 2011
Lee Anne Fennell
University of Chicago - Law School
Downloads 267 (65,503)

Abstract:

anticommons, commons, interdisciplinarity, models, scale, semicommons

16.

Lumpy Property

University of Pennsylvania Law Review, Vol. 160, p. 1955 (2012), University of Chicago Institute for Law & Economics Olin Research Paper No. 585, U of Chicago, Public Law Working Paper No. 371
Number of pages: 39 Posted: 30 Dec 2011 Last Revised: 30 Jun 2012
Lee Anne Fennell
University of Chicago - Law School
Downloads 259 (90,012)

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17.

The Distributive Deficit in Law and Economics

100 Minnesota Law Review 1051 (2016), University of Chicago Coase-Sandor Institute for Law & Economics Research Paper No. 713, U of Chicago, Public Law Working Paper No. 498
Number of pages: 77 Posted: 03 Jan 2015 Last Revised: 02 Feb 2016
Lee Anne Fennell and Richard H. McAdams
University of Chicago - Law School and University of Chicago Law School
Downloads 238 (63,497)
Citation 12

Abstract:

redistribution, tax-and-transfer, legal rules, law and economics, welfare economics

18.

Adjusting Alienability

Harvard Law Review, Vol. 122, p. 1403, 2009, U of Chicago Law & Economics, Olin Working Paper No. 443, U of Chicago, Public Law Working Paper No. 249
Number of pages: 63 Posted: 19 Nov 2008 Last Revised: 06 Apr 2010
Lee Anne Fennell
University of Chicago - Law School
Downloads 237 (100,801)
Citation 4

Abstract:

alienability, inalienability rules, holdouts, commons, anticommons, put options, second-price auctions, cybersquatting, blackmail, patents, ticket scalping, speculation

19.

Fear and Greed in Tax Policy: A Qualitative Research Agenda

Washington University Journal of Law and Policy, Vol. 13, p. 75, 2003
Number of pages: 65 Posted: 12 Dec 2003
Christopher C. Fennell and Lee Anne Fennell
University of Illinois College of Law and University of Chicago - Law School
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20.

Exactions Creep

2013 Supreme Court Review 287, University of Chicago Coase-Sandor Institute for Law & Economics Research Paper No. 665, U of Chicago, Public Law Working Paper No. 448, Kreisman Working Papers Series in Housing Law and Policy No. 1
Number of pages: 62 Posted: 26 Oct 2013 Last Revised: 25 May 2015
Lee Anne Fennell and Eduardo M. Penalver
University of Chicago - Law School and Cornell University - Law School
Downloads 226 (97,107)
Citation 1

Abstract:

exactions, regulatory takings, unconstitutional conditions

21.

Picturing Takings

Notre Dame Law Review, Vol. 88, p. 57, 2012, University of Chicago Institute for Law & Economics Olin Research Paper No. 595, U of Chicago, Public Law Working Paper No. 381
Number of pages: 58 Posted: 16 Mar 2012 Last Revised: 26 Jan 2013
Lee Anne Fennell
University of Chicago - Law School
Downloads 222 (107,498)

Abstract:

eminent domain, judicial takings, regulatory takings

22.

Property and Half-Torts

Yale Law Journal, Vol. 116, p. 1400, 2007, U Illinois Law & Economics Research Paper No. LE07-13
Number of pages: 73 Posted: 27 Jan 2007
Lee Anne Fennell
University of Chicago - Law School
Downloads 205 (115,224)
Citation 4

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23.

Unbundling Risk

Duke Law Journal, Vol. 60, p. 1285, 2011
Number of pages: 81 Posted: 27 Apr 2010 Last Revised: 06 Mar 2011
Lee Anne Fennell
University of Chicago - Law School
Downloads 196 (122,979)

Abstract:

risk, insurance, reverse insurance, anti-insurance, unmatured tort claims, defaults, framing

24.

Death, Taxes, and Cognition

North Carolina Law Review, Vol. 81, p. 567, 2003
Number of pages: 87 Posted: 29 Jan 2003 Last Revised: 26 Aug 2008
Lee Anne Fennell
University of Chicago - Law School
Downloads 185 (131,247)
Citation 4

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25.

Exclusion's Attraction: Land Use Controls in Tieboutian Perspective

U Illinois Law & Economics Research Paper No. LE06-006, NYU, Law and Economics Research Paper No. 06-12, THE TIEBOUT MODEL AT FIFTY: ESSAYS IN PUBLIC ECONOMICS IN HONOR OF WALLACE OATES, William A. Fischel, ed., Lincoln Institute of Land Policy, 2006
Number of pages: 48 Posted: 22 Mar 2006
Lee Anne Fennell
University of Chicago - Law School
Downloads 178 (128,811)
Citation 2

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26.

Forcings

114 Columbia Law Review 1297 (2014), University of Chicago Coase-Sandor Institute for Law & Economics Research Paper No. 666, U of Chicago, Public Law Working Paper No. 449, Kreisman Working Papers Series in Housing Law and Policy No. 2
Number of pages: 76 Posted: 08 Nov 2013 Last Revised: 08 Jan 2015
Lee Anne Fennell
University of Chicago - Law School
Downloads 169 (135,268)

Abstract:

eminent domain, takings, givings, ownership, put options, abandonment, accession, land use

27.

Willpower Taxes

Georgetown Law Journal, Vol. 99, p. 1371, 2011
Number of pages: 60 Posted: 31 Oct 2010 Last Revised: 14 Jul 2011
Lee Anne Fennell
University of Chicago - Law School
Downloads 145 (157,222)

Abstract:

tax policy, cognitive psychology, life-cycle hypothesis, self-control, behavioral public finance, precommitment

28.

Properties of Concentration

University of Chicago Law Review, Vol. 73, p. 1227, 2006, U Illinois Law & Economics Research Paper No. LE06-007
Number of pages: 72 Posted: 04 Apr 2006
Lee Anne Fennell
University of Chicago - Law School
Downloads 144 (160,747)
Citation 1

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29.

Crowdsourcing Land Use

78 Brooklyn Law Review 385 (2013), U of Chicago, Public Law Working Paper No. 427
Number of pages: 32 Posted: 27 Mar 2013 Last Revised: 23 Dec 2013
Lee Anne Fennell
University of Chicago - Law School
Downloads 132 (146,740)

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30.

Agglomerama

2014 Brigham Young University Law Review 1373 (2015), University of Chicago Coase-Sandor Institute for Law & Economics Research Paper No. 710, U of Chicago, Public Law Working Paper No. 496, Kreisman Working Papers Series in Housing Law and Policy No. 17
Number of pages: 42 Posted: 01 Dec 2014 Last Revised: 03 Oct 2015
Lee Anne Fennell
University of Chicago - Law School
Downloads 131 (147,539)

Abstract:

agglomeration economies, congestion, land use, property rights, urbanization, zoning

31.

Property and Precaution

Journal of Tort Law, Vol. 4, No. 2, 2011, University of Chicago, Public Law Research Paper No. 353
Number of pages: 65 Posted: 13 Jun 2011 Last Revised: 12 Sep 2011
Lee Anne Fennell
University of Chicago - Law School
Downloads 130 (171,141)

Abstract:

entitlements, property rules, liability rules, put options, call options, easements, land use conflicts, precautions, holdouts, bilateral monopoly, transaction costs, deposit-refund systems

32.

Controlling Residential Stakes

University of Chicago Law Review, Vol. 77, p. 143, 2010, University of Chicago Law & Economics, Olin Working Paper No. 477, University of Chicago, Public Law Working Paper No. 272
Number of pages: 34 Posted: 17 Aug 2009 Last Revised: 24 Jun 2010
Lee Anne Fennell and Julie Roin
University of Chicago - Law School and University of Chicago Law School
Downloads 127 (179,226)
Citation 1

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housing, gentrification, rent control, exclusionary zoning, foreclosure, home equity insurance, shared equity, index-based options

33.

Possession Puzzles

POWELL ON REAL PROPERTY, Michael Allan Wolf, ed., 2010 , U of Chicago Law & Economics, Olin Working Paper No. 522, U of Chicago, Public Law Working Paper No. 310
Number of pages: 20 Posted: 04 Jun 2010 Last Revised: 22 Nov 2012
Lee Anne Fennell
University of Chicago - Law School
Downloads 123 (185,894)

Abstract:

possession, dispossession, homeownership, mortgages, leaseholds

34.

The Unbounded Home: Property Values Beyond Property Lines (Excerpts)

THE UNBOUNDED HOME: PROPERTY VALUES BEYOND PROPERTY LINES, Yale University Press, 2009, U of Chicago Law & Economics, Olin Working Paper No. 481, U of Chicago, Public Law Working Paper No. 278
Number of pages: 38 Posted: 23 Aug 2009 Last Revised: 28 Sep 2009
Lee Anne Fennell
University of Chicago - Law School
Downloads 112 (180,310)
Citation 1

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35.

Property in Housing

12 Academia Sinica Law Journal 31 (2013), U of Chicago, Public Law Working Paper No. 426, Kreisman Working Papers Series in Housing Law and Policy No. 13
Number of pages: 50 Posted: 27 Mar 2013 Last Revised: 08 Jan 2015
Lee Anne Fennell
University of Chicago - Law School
Downloads 102 (179,226)

Abstract:

housing, boundary setting, complementarities, scale, excess capacity, risk

36.

Just Enough

113 Columbia Law Review Sidebar 109 (2013), University of Chicago Coase-Sandor Institute for Law & Economics Research Paper No. 659, Kreisman Working Papers Series in Housing Law and Policy No. 14
Number of pages: 18 Posted: 17 Oct 2013 Last Revised: 08 Jan 2015
Lee Anne Fennell
University of Chicago - Law School
Downloads 80 (225,997)
Citation 1

Abstract:

eminent domain, just compensation, subjective premium, uncompensated increment

37.

Relative Burdens: Family Ties and the Safety Net

William & Mary Law Review, Vol. 45, 2004
Number of pages: 72 Posted: 20 Apr 2004
Lee Anne Fennell
University of Chicago - Law School
Downloads 79 (249,624)
Citation 1

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38.

Slicing Spontaneity

100 Iowa Law Review 2365 (2015), University of Chicago Coase-Sandor Institute for Law & Economics Research Paper No. 717, U of Chicago, Public Law Working Paper No. 509
Number of pages: 24 Posted: 09 Feb 2015 Last Revised: 15 Aug 2015
Lee Anne Fennell
University of Chicago - Law School
Downloads 67 (253,360)

Abstract:

common-pool resources, coordination, spontaneous order, governance, lumpiness, irrelevant externalities

39.

Partition and Revelation

81 University of Chicago Law Review 27 (2014), University of Chicago Coase-Sandor Institute for Law & Economics Research Paper No. 681, Kreisman Working Papers Series in Housing Law and Policy No. 15
Number of pages: 43 Posted: 19 Apr 2014 Last Revised: 25 Jun 2015
Yun-chien Chang and Lee Anne Fennell
Academia Sinica - Institutum Iurisprudentiae (IIAS) and University of Chicago - Law School
Downloads 64 (255,283)

Abstract:

partition, partition in kind, partition by sale, partial partition, revelation mechanism, auctions, self-assessment, owelty, subjective premium, economy of scale, land use

40.

Odds and Ends: An Epstein-Inspired Look at Luck

Tulsa Law Review, Vol. 44, p. 779, 2009
Number of pages: 24 Posted: 29 Apr 2010
Lee Anne Fennell
University of Chicago - Law School
Downloads 52 (314,414)

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41.

Co-Location, Co-Location, Co-Location: Land Use and Housing Priorities Reimagined

39 Vermont Law Review 925 (2015), Kreisman Working Papers Series in Housing Law and Policy No. 24, U of Chicago, Public Law Working Paper No. 547
Number of pages: 25 Posted: 26 Sep 2015 Last Revised: 30 Sep 2015
Lee Anne Fennell
University of Chicago - Law School
Downloads 2 (247,812)

Abstract:

housing, land use, lumpiness, portability, eminent domain, agglomeration

42.

Inverted Theories

Number of pages: 32 Posted: 14 Aug 2017
Lee Anne Fennell and Richard H. McAdams
University of Chicago - Law School and University of Chicago Law School
Downloads 0 (301,358)

Abstract:

Legal Theories, Coase Theorem, Prisoners' Dilemma, Tiebout Hypothesis, Distributive Justice, Redistribution, Tax and Transfer

43.

Accidents and Aggregates

University of Chicago Coase-Sandor Institute for Law & Economics Research Paper No. 810, U of Chicago, Public Law Working Paper No. 625
Number of pages: 54 Posted: 29 Apr 2017 Last Revised: 26 Jul 2017
Lee Anne Fennell
University of Chicago - Law School
Downloads 0 (253,360)

Abstract:

torts, negligence, strict liability, aggregation, lapses, causation

44.

Searching for Fair Housing

97 Boston University Law Review 349 (2017), U of Chicago, Public Law Working Paper No. 575, Kreisman Working Papers Series in Housing Law and Policy No. 34
Number of pages: 75 Posted: 11 Apr 2016 Last Revised: 13 Apr 2017
Lee Anne Fennell
University of Chicago - Law School
Downloads 0 (122,365)

Abstract:

Fair Housing Act, Section 1982, discrimination, housing, integration, segregation, disparate impact, affirmatively further

45.

Fee Simple Obsolete

91 New York University Law Review 1457 (2016), University of Chicago Coase-Sandor Institute for Law & Economics Research Paper No. 739, U of Chicago, Public Law Working Paper No. 559, Kreisman Working Papers Series in Housing Law and Policy No. 33
Number of pages: 60 Posted: 18 Jan 2016 Last Revised: 15 Feb 2017
Lee Anne Fennell
University of Chicago - Law School
Downloads 0 (77,745)

Abstract:

fee simple, eminent domain, urbanization, agglomeration, numerus clausus, call options, portability

46.

Willpower and Legal Policy

Annual Review of Law and Social Science, Vol. 5, pp. 91-113, 2009
Posted: 04 Jun 2010 Last Revised: 06 Jun 2010
Lee Anne Fennell
University of Chicago - Law School

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47.

Hard Bargains and Real Steals: Land Use Exactions Revisited

Iowa Law Review, Vol. 86, 2000
Posted: 28 Aug 2000
Lee Anne Fennell
University of Chicago - Law School

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48.

Between Monster and Machine: Rethinking the Judicial Function

South Carolina Law Review, Vol. 51, P. 183, Fall 1999
Posted: 11 Jan 2000
Lee Anne Fennell
University of Chicago - Law School

Abstract: