Eric A. Posner

University of Chicago - Law School

Kirkland and Ellis Professor of Law

1111 E. 60th St.

Chicago, IL 60637

United States

http://www.law.uchicago.edu/faculty/posner-e/

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Scholarly Papers (144)

1.

Agency Models in Law and Economics

University of Chicago Law School, John M. Olin Law and Economics Working Paper No. 92
Number of pages: 21 Posted: 18 Jan 2000
Eric A. Posner
University of Chicago - Law School
Downloads 4,692 (1,106)
Citation 6

Abstract:

A Theory of Customary International Law

University of Chicago Law School, John M. Olin Law & Economics Working Paper No. 63
Number of pages: 100 Posted: 13 Jan 1999
Jack Landman Goldsmith III and Eric A. Posner
Harvard Law School and University of Chicago - Law School
Downloads 3,846 (1,715)
Citation 20

Abstract:

A Theory of Customary International Law

University of Chicago Law Review, Fall 1999
Posted: 21 Jan 1999
Jack Landman Goldsmith III and Eric A. Posner
Harvard Law School and University of Chicago - Law School

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3.
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Rethinking Cost-Benefit Analysis

University of Chicago Law School, John M. Olin Law & Economics Working Paper No. 72
Number of pages: 92 Posted: 27 May 1999
Matthew D. Adler and Eric A. Posner
Duke University School of Law and University of Chicago - Law School
Downloads 3,756 (1,793)
Citation 17

Abstract:

Rethinking Cost-Benefit Analysis

Yale Law Journal, Vol. 109, 1999
Posted: 17 May 1999
Matthew D. Adler and Eric A. Posner
Duke University School of Law and University of Chicago - 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 2,961 (2,298)
Citation 10

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Professionals or Politicians: The Uncertain Empirical Case for an Elected Rather Than Appointed Judiciary

U of Chicago Law & Economics, Olin Working Paper No. 357, 2nd Annual Conference on Empirical Legal Studies Paper
Number of pages: 72 Posted: 23 Aug 2007
Stephen J. Choi, G. Mitu Gulati and Eric A. Posner
New York University School of Law, Duke University School of Law and University of Chicago - Law School
Downloads 2,480 (2,993)
Citation 15

Abstract:

judiciary, elected judges, appointed judges

6.

Economic Analysis of Contract Law after Three Decades: Success or Failure?

U Chicago Law & Economics, Olin Working Paper No. 146
Number of pages: 52 Posted: 26 Mar 2002 Last Revised: 16 Nov 2011
Eric A. Posner
University of Chicago - Law School
Downloads 2,343 (3,795)
Citation 20

Abstract:

contract theory

7.

Soft Law

Stanford Law Review, Forthcoming, U of Chicago, Public Law and Legal Theory Working Paper No. 213
Number of pages: 51 Posted: 29 Mar 2008
Jacob E. Gersen and Eric A. Posner
Harvard University and University of Chicago - Law School
Downloads 2,298 (3,833)
Citation 1

Abstract:

soft law, norms

8.

Which States Have the Best (and Worst) High Courts?

U of Chicago Law & Economics, Olin Working Paper No. 405, U of Chicago, Public Law Working Paper No. 217, Duke Law School Public Law & Legal Theory Paper No. 236
Number of pages: 51 Posted: 10 Mar 2009
Stephen J. Choi, G. Mitu Gulati and Eric A. Posner
New York University School of Law, Duke University School of Law and University of Chicago - Law School
Downloads 2,263 (4,243)

Abstract:

state courts, high courts, court performance

9.

Simplicity and Complexity in Contracts

University of Chicago Law School, John M. Olin Program in Law and Economics Working Paper No. 93
Number of pages: 46 Posted: 19 Jan 2000
Stanford University - Shorenstein Asia-Pacific Research Center, University of Chicago - Law School and Harvard University - Harvard Kennedy School (HKS)
Downloads 2,249 (4,278)
Citation 9

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Voting Squared: Quadratic Voting in Democratic Politics

Vanderbilt Law Review, Vol. 68, No. 2, 2015, University of Chicago Coase-Sandor Institute for Law & Economics Research Paper No. 657
Number of pages: 58 Posted: 24 Oct 2013 Last Revised: 15 May 2014
Eric A. Posner and E. Glen Weyl
University of Chicago - Law School and Microsoft Research
Downloads 2,128 (2,250)
Citation 1

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An FDA for Financial Innovation: Applying the Insurable Interest Doctrine to 21st Century Financial Markets

Northwestern University Law Review, Vol. 107, Forthcoming, University of Chicago Institute for Law & Economics Olin Research Paper No. 589, U of Chicago, Public Law Working Paper No. 382
Number of pages: 56 Posted: 25 Feb 2012 Last Revised: 30 Jul 2013
Eric A. Posner and E. Glen Weyl
University of Chicago - Law School and Microsoft Research
Downloads 1,802 (5,789)
Citation 1

Abstract:

gambling, insurance, pre-approval regulation, financial regulation

12.

A Theory of International Adjudication

U Chicago Law & Economics, Olin Working Paper No. 206; UC Berkeley Public Law Research Paper No. 146
Number of pages: 72 Posted: 01 Mar 2004
Eric A. Posner and John Yoo
University of Chicago - Law School and University of California at Berkeley School of Law
Downloads 1,791 (5,901)
Citation 4

Abstract:

international adjudication, international arbritration, international law, dispute resolution

13.

The Decline of the International Court of Justice

U Chicago Law & Economics, Olin Working Paper No. 233; U of Chicago, Public Law Working Paper No. 81
Number of pages: 39 Posted: 06 Dec 2004
Eric A. Posner
University of Chicago - Law School
Downloads 1,725 (4,922)
Citation 17

Abstract:

United Nations

14.

The Constitution of the Roman Republic: A Political Economy Perspective

U of Chicago Law & Economics, Olin Working Paper No. 540, U of Chicago, Public Law & Legal Theory Working Paper No. 327
Number of pages: 35 Posted: 03 Nov 2010
Eric A. Posner
University of Chicago - Law School
Downloads 1,672 (7,034)

Abstract:

checks and balances, constitutionalism

15.

Optimal War and Jus Ad Bellum

U Chicago Law & Economics, Olin Working Paper No. 211; U of Chicago, Public Law Working Paper No. 63
Number of pages: 42 Posted: 13 May 2004
Eric A. Posner and Alan O. Sykes
University of Chicago - Law School and Stanford University - Law School
Downloads 1,603 (7,614)
Citation 5

Abstract:

laws of war, United Nations

16.

Law and the Emotions

U Chicago Law & Economics, Olin Working Paper No. 103
Number of pages: 41 Posted: 15 Sep 2000
Eric A. Posner
University of Chicago - Law School
Downloads 1,575 (7,751)
Citation 10

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A Proposal for Limiting Speculation on Derivatives: An FDA for Financial Innovation

American Economic Review, Forthcoming, University of Chicago Institute for Law & Economics Olin Research Paper No. 594
Number of pages: 21 Posted: 30 Jan 2012 Last Revised: 30 Jul 2013
Eric A. Posner and E. Glen Weyl
University of Chicago - Law School and Microsoft Research
Downloads 1,571 (7,577)

Abstract:

speculation, insurance, pre-approval regulation, financial regulation

18.

Climate Change and International Human Rights Litigation: A Critical Appraisal

University of Chicago Law & Economics, Olin Working Paper No. 329, University of Chicago, Public Law Working Paper No. 148
Number of pages: 24 Posted: 28 Jan 2007
Eric A. Posner
University of Chicago - Law School
Downloads 1,550 (6,141)
Citation 3

Abstract:

environment, global warming, human rights, public good

19.

The Case for For-Profit Charities

University of Chicago Law & Economics, Olin Working Paper No. 304
Number of pages: 26 Posted: 08 Sep 2006
Eric A. Posner and Anup Malani
University of Chicago - Law School and University of Chicago - Law School
Downloads 1,524 (8,015)
Citation 8

Abstract:

tax benefits, nonprofits

20.

Holding Internet Service Providers Accountable

U Chicago Law & Economics, Olin Working Paper No. 217
Number of pages: 51 Posted: 09 Aug 2004
Douglas Lichtman and Eric A. Posner
University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) - School of Law and University of Chicago - Law School
Downloads 1,522 (8,066)
Citation 5

Abstract:

Tort law, virus, worm, Internet, strict liability, negligence, cyberspace

21.

Moral and Legal Rhetoric in International Relations: A Rational Choice Perspective

U Chicago Law & Economics, Olin Working Paper No. 108
Number of pages: 23 Posted: 20 Nov 2000
Jack Landman Goldsmith III and Eric A. Posner
Harvard Law School and University of Chicago - Law School
Downloads 1,443 (8,249)
Citation 4

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Law and Economics of Consumer Finance

U Chicago Law & Economics, Olin Working Paper No. 117
Number of pages: 52 Posted: 23 Feb 2001
Richard M. Hynes and Eric A. Posner
University of Virginia School of Law and University of Chicago - Law School
Downloads 1,433 (9,252)
Citation 18

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Is the International Court of Justice Biased?

U Chicago Law & Economics, Olin Working Paper No. 234
Number of pages: 43 Posted: 04 Jan 2005
Eric A. Posner and Miguel de Figueiredo
University of Chicago - Law School and University of Connecticut - School of Law
Downloads 1,342 (8,650)
Citation 17

Abstract:

international court of justice, ICJ, international law

24.

Presidential Signing Statements and Executive Power

U of Chicago, Public Law Working Paper No. 133, Duke Law School Legal Studies Paper No. 121
Number of pages: 51 Posted: 07 Aug 2006
Curtis A. Bradley and Eric A. Posner
Duke University School of Law and University of Chicago - Law School
Downloads 1,175 (12,524)
Citation 3

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Benefit-Cost Analysis for Financial Regulation

American Economic Review, Vol. 103, No. 3, 2013
Number of pages: 5 Posted: 13 Dec 2012 Last Revised: 13 Jan 2013
Eric A. Posner and E. Glen Weyl
University of Chicago - Law School and Microsoft Research
Downloads 1,072 (10,419)
Citation 2

Abstract:

benefit-cost analysis, financial regulation, allocative efficiency, price discovery

26.

Human Welfare, Not Human Rights

U of Chicago Law & Economics, Olin Working Paper No. 394, U of Chicago, Public Law Working Paper No. 207
Number of pages: 44 Posted: 12 Mar 2008
Eric A. Posner
University of Chicago - Law School
Downloads 1,053 (14,727)
Citation 3

Abstract:

treaties, international relations

27.

Crisis Governance in the Administrative State: 9/11 and the Financial Meltdown of 2008

U of Chicago Law & Economics, Olin Working Paper No. 442, U of Chicago, Public Law Working Paper No. 248, Harvard Public Law Working Paper No. 08-50, Harvard Law School Program on Risk Regulation Research Paper No. 09-04
Number of pages: 49 Posted: 17 Nov 2008 Last Revised: 30 Sep 2009
Eric A. Posner and Adrian Vermeule
University of Chicago - Law School and Harvard Law School
Downloads 1,043 (16,074)
Citation 6

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A Theory of Contract Law under Conditions of Radical Judicial Error

University of Chicago Law School, John M. Olin Law & Economics Working Paper No. 80
Number of pages: 40 Posted: 10 Aug 1999
Eric A. Posner
University of Chicago - Law School
Downloads 1,040 (13,407)
Citation 8

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Controlling Agencies with Cost-Benefit Analysis: A Positive Political Theory Perspective

U Chicago Law & Economics, Olin Working Paper No. 119
Number of pages: 52 Posted: 11 Apr 2001
Eric A. Posner
University of Chicago - Law School
Downloads 1,006 (16,225)
Citation 10

Abstract:

cost-benefit analysis, delegation

30.

Pricing Terms in Sovereign Debt Contracts: A Greek Case Study with Implications for the European Crisis Resolution Mechanism

University of Chicago Law & Economics, Olin Working Paper No. 541
Number of pages: 35 Posted: 24 Nov 2010 Last Revised: 25 Dec 2014
Stephen J. Choi, G. Mitu Gulati and Eric A. Posner
New York University School of Law, Duke University School of Law and University of Chicago - Law School
Downloads 992 (16,031)
Citation 2

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International Law and the Rise of China

Chicago Journal of International Law, Forthcoming, U of Chicago, Public Law Working Paper No. 127, UC Berkeley Public Law Research Paper No. 901997
Number of pages: 21 Posted: 15 May 2006
Eric A. Posner and John Yoo
University of Chicago - Law School and University of California at Berkeley School of Law
Downloads 945 (17,528)
Citation 2

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Quadratic Voting as Efficient Corporate Governance

University of Chicago Law Review, Forthcoming, University of Chicago Coase-Sandor Institute for Law & Economics Research Paper No. 643
Number of pages: 27 Posted: 13 May 2013 Last Revised: 05 Oct 2013
Eric A. Posner and E. Glen Weyl
University of Chicago - Law School and Microsoft Research
Downloads 913 (12,903)
Citation 1

Abstract:

shareholder democracy, vote buying, corporate governance, minority shareholders

33.

Should Coercive Interrogation Be Legal?

U of Chicago, Public Law Working Paper No. 84
Number of pages: 39 Posted: 31 Mar 2005
Eric A. Posner and Adrian Vermeule
University of Chicago - Law School and Harvard Law School
Downloads 897 (19,003)
Citation 5

Abstract:

9/11, consequentialism

34.

An Empirical Study of Political Bias in Legal Scholarship

University of Chicago Coase-Sandor Institute for Law & Economics Research Paper No. 696
Number of pages: 41 Posted: 12 Aug 2014 Last Revised: 02 Aug 2015
Adam S. Chilton and Eric A. Posner
University of Chicago - Law School and University of Chicago - Law School
Downloads 895 (14,883)

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The Right to Withdraw in Contract Law

U of Chicago Law & Economics, Olin Working Paper No. 514
Number of pages: 26 Posted: 14 Mar 2010
Omri Ben-Shahar and Eric A. Posner
University of Chicago Law School and University of Chicago - Law School
Downloads 878 (18,563)

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Implementing Cost-Benefit Analysis when Preferences are Distorted

U Chicago Law & Economics, Olin Working Paper No. 88; and U of Penn, Inst for Law & Econ Research Paper 277
Number of pages: 42 Posted: 30 Nov 1999
Matthew D. Adler and Eric A. Posner
Duke University School of Law and University of Chicago - Law School
Downloads 858 (20,861)
Citation 12

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37.

A Positive Theory of Chapter 11

University of Chicago Law School, John M. Olin Law & Economics Working Paper No. 61
Number of pages: 82 Posted: 17 Nov 1998
Kevin A. Kordana and Eric A. Posner
University of Virginia - School of Law and University of Chicago - Law School
Downloads 848 (21,486)
Citation 12

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38.
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Citation 14

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
Downloads 580 (36,529)
Citation 14

Abstract:

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
Downloads 258 (96,824)
Citation 14

Abstract:

statistical life, tort law, regulatory policy, dependents

Symbols, Signals, and Social Norms in Politics and the Law

Number of pages: 26 Posted: 01 Oct 1997
Eric A. Posner
University of Chicago - Law School
Downloads 834 (22,022)
Citation 54

Abstract:

Symbols, Signals, and Social Norms in Politics and the Law

Journal of Legal Studies, vol. 27 (1998)
Posted: 02 May 1998
Eric A. Posner
University of Chicago - Law School

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

University of Chicago Institute for Law & Economics Olin Research Paper No. 597
Number of pages: 15 Posted: 02 May 2012
Eric A. Posner
University of Chicago - Law School
Downloads 833 (19,181)

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41.
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Citation 2

Judging Women

U of Chicago Law & Economics, Olin Working Paper No. 483, NYU School of Law, Public Law Research Paper No. 09-54, NYU Law and Economics Research Paper No. 09-38
Number of pages: 52 Posted: 25 Oct 2010 Last Revised: 25 Dec 2014
New York University School of Law, Duke University School of Law, Tulane University - Department of Political Science and University of Chicago - Law School
Downloads 827 (22,323)
Citation 2

Abstract:

judicial performance, gender, citations, judges

Judging Women

Journal of Empirical Legal Studies, Vol. 8, Issue 3, pp. 504-532, 2011
Number of pages: 29 Posted: 04 Aug 2011
New York University School of Law, Duke University School of Law, Tulane University - Department of Political Science and University of Chicago - Law School
Downloads 4 (548,034)
Citation 2

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Demystifying Schmitt

CAMBRIDGE COMPANION TO CARL SCHMITT, Forthcoming, Harvard Public Law Working Paper No. 10-47, U of Chicago, Public Law Working Paper No. 333
Number of pages: 15 Posted: 11 Dec 2010 Last Revised: 26 Jan 2011
Adrian Vermeule and Eric A. Posner
Harvard Law School and University of Chicago - Law School
Downloads 811 (19,243)

Abstract:

An Economic Analysis of State and Individual Responsibility under International Law

U Chicago Law & Economics, Olin Working Paper No. 279, Stanford Law and Economics Olin Working Paper No. 318
Number of pages: 67 Posted: 16 Feb 2006
Eric A. Posner and Alan O. Sykes
University of Chicago - Law School and Stanford University - Law School
Downloads 783 (24,153)
Citation 102

Abstract:

An Economic Analysis of State and Individual Responsibility Under International Law

American Law and Economics Review, Vol. 9, Issue 1, pp. 72-134, 2007
Posted: 16 Jun 2008
Eric A. Posner
University of Chicago - Law School

Abstract:

Benefit-Cost Paradigms in Financial Regulation

University of Chicago Coase-Sandor Institute for Law & Economics Research Paper No. 660
Number of pages: 31 Posted: 29 Oct 2013 Last Revised: 23 Apr 2014
Eric A. Posner and E. Glen Weyl
University of Chicago - Law School and Microsoft Research
Downloads 781 (24,252)

Abstract:

Benefit-Cost Paradigms in Financial Regulation

Sloan Foundation Economics Research Paper No. 2741858
Posted: 04 Mar 2016
Eric A. Posner and E. Glen Weyl
University of Chicago - Law School and Microsoft Research

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Divide and Conquer

U of Chicago Law & Economics, Olin Working Paper No. 467, Harvard Public Law Working Paper No. 09-24, Harvard Law and Economics Discussion Paper No. 639
Number of pages: 45 Posted: 05 Jun 2009 Last Revised: 17 Jun 2010
Eric A. Posner, Kathryn E. Spier and Adrian Vermeule
University of Chicago - Law School, Harvard University - Law School - Faculty and Harvard Law School
Downloads 771 (20,968)
Citation 2

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Investing in Human Capital: The Efficiency of Covenants Not to Compete

U Chicago Law & Economics, Olin Working Paper No. 137, Univ. of Virginia Law & Econ Research Paper No. 01-08
Number of pages: 35 Posted: 03 Oct 2001
University of Chicago - Law School, Stanford Law School and University of Maryland - Robert H. Smith School of Business
Downloads 766 (22,434)
Citation 9

Abstract:

Covenant not to compete, employment, exclusive contracts

47.

The New International Law Scholarship

Georgia Journal of International and Comparative Law, Forthcoming, U of Chicago, Public Law Working Paper No. 126
Number of pages: 27 Posted: 15 May 2006
Eric A. Posner and Jack Landman Goldsmith III
University of Chicago - Law School and Harvard Law School
Downloads 759 (21,764)
Citation 2

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Happiness Research and Cost-Benefit Analysis

U of Penn, Inst for Law & Econ Research Paper No. 07-15, U of Penn Law School, Public Law Research Paper No. 07-29, U of Chicago Law & Economics, Olin Working Paper No. 345
Number of pages: 31 Posted: 11 Jul 2007
Matthew D. Adler and Eric A. Posner
Duke University School of Law and University of Chicago - Law School
Downloads 741 (25,315)
Citation 9

Abstract:

happiness, subjective well-being, SWB, cost-benefit analysis, CBA, social welfare

Are Judges Overpaid?: A Skeptical Response to the Judicial Salary Debate

U of Chicago Law & Economics, Olin Working Paper No. 376, Duke Law School Legal Studies Paper No. 178
Number of pages: 74 Posted: 21 Dec 2007 Last Revised: 19 Mar 2009
Stephen J. Choi, G. Mitu Gulati and Eric A. Posner
New York University School of Law, Duke University School of Law and University of Chicago - Law School
Downloads 568 (37,556)
Citation 4

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Are Judges Overpaid? A Skeptical Response to the Judicial Salary Debate

The Journal of Legal Analysis, Vol. 1, No. 1, pp. 47-117, 2009, U of Chicago Law & Economics, Olin Working Paper No. 460
Number of pages: 72 Posted: 02 Apr 2009 Last Revised: 25 Dec 2014
Stephen J. Choi, G. Mitu Gulati and Eric A. Posner
New York University School of Law, Duke University School of Law and University of Chicago - Law School
Downloads 119 (196,285)
Citation 4

Abstract:

judges, judicial salaries

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There are no Penalty Default Rules in Contract Law

U Chicago Law & Economics, Olin Working Paper No. 237
Number of pages: 35 Posted: 25 Mar 2005
Eric A. Posner
University of Chicago - Law School
Downloads 671 (27,406)
Citation 5

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The Housing Crisis and Bankruptcy Reform: The Prepackaged Chapter 13 Approach

Chicago Booth School of Business Research Paper No. 09-11, U of Chicago Law & Economics, Olin Working Paper No. 459
Number of pages: 24 Posted: 25 Feb 2009 Last Revised: 09 May 2015
Eric A. Posner and Luigi Zingales
University of Chicago - Law School and University of Chicago - Booth School of Business
Downloads 641 (31,958)

Abstract:

Housing, banking, chapter 13

The Housing Crisis and Bankruptcy Reform: The Prepackaged Chapter 13 Approach

CEPR Discussion Paper No. DP7204
Number of pages: 24 Posted: 07 Apr 2009
Eric A. Posner and Luigi Zingales
University of Chicago - Law School and University of Chicago - Booth School of Business
Downloads 5 (543,046)

Abstract:

bankruptcy, chapter 13, housing

52.

Fault in Contract Law

U of Chicago Law & Economics, Olin Working Paper No. 396
Number of pages: 21 Posted: 17 Mar 2008
Eric A. Posner
University of Chicago - Law School
Downloads 638 (30,824)
Citation 1

Abstract:

liability, breach of contract

53.

A Theory of the Laws of War

U Chicago Law & Economics, Olin Working Paper No. 160
Number of pages: 32 Posted: 25 Sep 2002
Eric A. Posner
University of Chicago - Law School
Downloads 603 (31,821)
Citation 2

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Political Risk and Sovereign Debt Contracts

University of Chicago Institute for Law & Economics Olin Research Paper No. 583, U of Chicago, Public Law Working Paper No. 370
Number of pages: 35 Posted: 23 Nov 2011 Last Revised: 25 Dec 2014
Stephen J. Choi, G. Mitu Gulati and Eric A. Posner
New York University School of Law, Duke University School of Law and University of Chicago - Law School
Downloads 552 (34,818)

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Erga Omnes Norms, Institutionalization, and Constitutionalism in International Law

U of Chicago Law & Economics, Olin Working Paper No. 419, U of Chicago, Public Law Working Paper No. 224
Number of pages: 29 Posted: 08 Aug 2008
Eric A. Posner
University of Chicago - Law School
Downloads 534 (38,597)
Citation 2

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Constitutional Showdowns

U of Chicago Law & Economics, Olin Working Paper No. 348, Harvard Public Law Working Paper No. 07-16, U of Chicago, Public Law Working Paper No. 173
Number of pages: 61 Posted: 26 Jul 2007
Eric A. Posner and Adrian Vermeule
University of Chicago - Law School and Harvard Law School
Downloads 532 (37,436)
Citation 3

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Inside or Outside the System?

U of Chicago, Public Law Working Paper No. 422, Harvard Public Law Working Paper No. 13-23
Number of pages: 41 Posted: 13 Mar 2013 Last Revised: 06 Jun 2013
Eric A. Posner and Adrian Vermeule
University of Chicago - Law School and Harvard Law School
Downloads 515 (37,161)

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Efficient Breach of International Law: Optimal Remedies, ‘Legalized Noncompliance,’ and Related Issues

U of Chicago Law & Economics, Olin Working Paper No. 546, Stanford Law and Economics Olin Working Paper No. 409
Number of pages: 54 Posted: 07 Mar 2011 Last Revised: 18 Mar 2011
Eric A. Posner and Alan O. Sykes
University of Chicago - Law School and Stanford University - Law School
Downloads 485 (40,684)

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The Second Order Structure of Immigration Law

Stanford Law Review, Vol. 59, No. 4, 2007, University of Chicago, Public Law Working Paper No. 140, University Chicago Law & Economics, Olin Working Paper No. 314
Number of pages: 54 Posted: 07 Nov 2006
Adam B. Cox and Eric A. Posner
New York University School of Law and University of Chicago - Law School
Downloads 485 (40,312)
Citation 3

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Boumediene and the Uncertain March of Judicial Cosmopolitanism

U of Chicago, Public Law Working Paper No. 228
Number of pages: 22 Posted: 08 Aug 2008
Eric A. Posner
University of Chicago - Law School
Downloads 484 (44,464)
Citation 1

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Climate Regulation and the Limits of Cost-Benefit Analysis

California Law Review, Vol. 99, p. 1557, 2011, U of Chicago, Public Law Working Paper No. 315, U of Chicago Law & Economics, Olin Working Paper No. 525
Number of pages: 44 Posted: 22 Aug 2010 Last Revised: 22 Jan 2012
Jonathan S. Masur and Eric A. Posner
University of Chicago - Law School and University of Chicago - Law School
Downloads 476 (38,883)
Citation 2

Abstract:

climate change, carbon, regulation, EPA, DOE, DOT, CAFE, cost-benefit, social cost, discount rate, global warming, OMB, political questions

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Accommodating Emergencies

U of Chicago, Public Law Working Paper No. 48
Number of pages: 34 Posted: 16 Sep 2003
Eric A. Posner and Adrian Vermeule
University of Chicago - Law School and Harvard Law School
Downloads 473 (45,359)
Citation 6

Abstract:

constitutional law, national emergencies, "ratchet theory," "panic theory"

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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
Downloads 466 (49,035)

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Probability Errors: Some Positive and Normative Implications for Tort and Contract Law

U Chicago Law & Economics, Olin Working Paper No. 161
Number of pages: 30 Posted: 30 Sep 2002
Eric A. Posner
University of Chicago - Law School
Downloads 466 (47,381)
Citation 6

Abstract:

tort, contract law, normative issues

Universal Exceptionalism in International Law

U of Chicago, Public Law Working Paper No. 290
Number of pages: 53 Posted: 15 Feb 2010
Anu Bradford and Eric A. Posner
Columbia University and University of Chicago - Law School
Downloads 433 (53,115)

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Universal Exceptionalism in International Law

Harvard International Law Journal, Vol. 52, No. 1, 2011
Number of pages: 54 Posted: 27 Apr 2016
Anu Bradford and Eric A. Posner
Columbia University and University of Chicago - Law School
Downloads 28 (415,125)

Abstract:

international law, exceptionalism

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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
Downloads 460 (47,504)
Citation 5

Abstract:

Chevron, international law

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Economic Foundations of the Law of the Sea

U of Chicago Law & Economics, Olin Working Paper No. 504, Stanford Law and Economics Olin Working
Number of pages: 30 Posted: 17 Dec 2009
Eric A. Posner and Alan O. Sykes
University of Chicago - Law School and Stanford University - Law School
Downloads 442 (47,381)
Citation 3

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The International Protection of Cultural Property: Some Skeptical Observations

University of Chicago, Public Law Working Paper No. 141
Number of pages: 21 Posted: 23 Nov 2006
Eric A. Posner
University of Chicago - Law School
Downloads 426 (40,051)
Citation 1

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

U of Chicago, Public Law Working Paper No. 369
Number of pages: 13 Posted: 21 Nov 2011
Eric A. Posner
University of Chicago - Law School
Downloads 424 (49,566)

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70.

ProCD v. Zeidenberg and Cognitive Overload in Contractual Bargaining

University of Chicago Law Review, Vol. 77, No. 4, 2010, U of Chicago Law & Economics, Olin Working Paper No. 492
Number of pages: 16 Posted: 04 Nov 2009
Eric A. Posner
University of Chicago - Law School
Downloads 422 (51,528)
Citation 1

Abstract:

Frank Easterbrook

71.

Which States Enter into Treaties, and Why?

U of Chicago Law & Economics, Olin Working Paper No. 420, U of Chicago, Public Law Working Paper No. 225
Number of pages: 36 Posted: 08 Aug 2008
Thomas J. Miles and Eric A. Posner
University of Chicago - Law School and University of Chicago - Law School
Downloads 422 (50,119)
Citation 5

Abstract:

72.

The Dynamics of Contract Evolution

University of Chicago Institute for Law & Economics Olin Research Paper No. 605, NYU Law and Economics Research Paper No. 12-16
Number of pages: 44 Posted: 27 Jun 2012 Last Revised: 22 Dec 2014
Stephen J. Choi, G. Mitu Gulati and Eric A. Posner
New York University School of Law, Duke University School of Law and University of Chicago - Law School
Downloads 413 (56,875)
Citation 2

Abstract:

73.

Does Political Bias in the Judiciary Matter?: Implications of Judicial Bias Studies for Legal and Constitutional Reform

U of Chicago Law & Economics, Olin Working Paper No. 377, U of Chicago, Public Law Working Paper No. 195
Number of pages: 32 Posted: 10 Jan 2008
Eric A. Posner
University of Chicago - Law School
Downloads 409 (53,658)
Citation 8

Abstract:

74.

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
Downloads 404 (56,875)
Citation 1

Abstract:

climate change, distribution, emissions rates, international law

75.

The Credible Executive

U Chicago Law & Economics, Olin Working Paper No. 309, Harvard Public Law Working Paper No. 132, U of Chicago, Public Law Working Paper No. 139
Number of pages: 39 Posted: 20 Sep 2006
Eric A. Posner and Adrian Vermeule
University of Chicago - Law School and Harvard Law School
Downloads 388 (58,622)
Citation 3

Abstract:

76.

The Law, Economics, and Psychology of Manipulation

University of Chicago Coase-Sandor Institute for Law & Economics Research Paper No. 726
Number of pages: 19 Posted: 13 Jun 2015
Eric A. Posner
University of Chicago - Law School
Downloads 371 (45,717)

Abstract:

77.

Against Feasibility Analysis

University of Chicago Law Review, Vol. 77, p. 657, 2010, Universty of Chicago Law & Economics, Olin Working Paper No. 480, University of Chicago, Public Law Working Paper No. 274
Number of pages: 61 Posted: 15 Aug 2009 Last Revised: 25 Jan 2011
Jonathan S. Masur and Eric A. Posner
University of Chicago - Law School and University of Chicago - Law School
Downloads 369 (61,741)

Abstract:

78.

The Rights of Migrants

New York University Law Review, Vol. 84, U of Chicago Law & Economics, Olin Working Paper No. 461, U of Chicago, Public Law Working Paper No. 264
Number of pages: 58 Posted: 16 Apr 2009
Adam B. Cox and Eric A. Posner
New York University School of Law and University of Chicago - Law School
Downloads 363 (62,533)
Citation 1

Abstract:

migration, immigrants' rights, contract theory, precommitment, immigrant voting

79.

Balance-of-Powers Arguments and the Structural Constitution

University of Chicago Institute for Law & Economics Olin Research Paper No. 622
Number of pages: 44 Posted: 20 Nov 2012
Eric A. Posner
University of Chicago - Law School
Downloads 353 (63,503)
Citation 1

Abstract:

80.

Cost-Benefit Analysis of Financial Regulations: A Response to Criticisms

Yale Law Journal Forum, Forthcoming, University of Chicago Coase-Sandor Institute for Law & Economics Research Paper No. 683, U of Chicago, Public Law Working Paper No. 473
Number of pages: 18 Posted: 14 May 2014 Last Revised: 26 Jun 2016
Eric A. Posner and E. Glen Weyl
University of Chicago - Law School and Microsoft Research
Downloads 348 (51,798)

Abstract:

cost-benefit analysis, financial regulation, administrative law

81.

How Do Bank Regulators Determine Capital Adequacy Requirements?

University of Chicago Coase-Sandor Institute for Law & Economics Research Paper No. 698
Number of pages: 45 Posted: 10 Sep 2014
Eric A. Posner
University of Chicago - Law School
Downloads 345 (48,901)

Abstract:

82.

International Law: A Welfarist Approach

U Chicago Law & Economics, Olin Working Paper No. 256
Number of pages: 63 Posted: 27 Sep 2005
Eric A. Posner
University of Chicago - Law School
Downloads 345 (67,664)
Citation 4

Abstract:

83.

Tyrannophobia

U of Chicago, Public Law Working Paper No. 276, Harvard Public Law Working Paper No. 09-44
Number of pages: 28 Posted: 15 Sep 2009 Last Revised: 01 Sep 2010
Eric A. Posner and Adrian Vermeule
University of Chicago - Law School and Harvard Law School
Downloads 344 (57,221)
Citation 1

Abstract:

executive power, democracy, dictatorship

84.

Regulation, Unemployment, and Cost-Benefit Analysis

Virginia Law Review, Vol. 98 (2012), U of Chicago Law & Economics, Olin Working Paper No. 571, U of Chicago, Public Law Working Paper No. 359
Number of pages: 56 Posted: 01 Sep 2011 Last Revised: 03 Dec 2012
Jonathan S. Masur and Eric A. Posner
University of Chicago - Law School and University of Chicago - Law School
Downloads 335 (56,059)
Citation 1

Abstract:

85.

On Learning from Others

Stanford Law Review, Vol. 59, No. 5, 2007, U of Chicago, Public Law Working Paper No. 162
Number of pages: 13 Posted: 23 Apr 2007
Eric A. Posner and Cass R. Sunstein
University of Chicago - Law School and Harvard Law School
Downloads 335 (69,232)
Citation 1

Abstract:

86.

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
Downloads 334 (57,053)

Abstract:

global warming, climate change policy, greenhouse gas emissions, restrictions, corrective justice, tort, policy, altruism, redistributive effects

87.

Political Trials in Domestic and International Law

U of Chicago, Public Law Working Paper No. 87
Number of pages: 82 Posted: 22 Apr 2005
Eric A. Posner
University of Chicago - Law School
Downloads 329 (71,597)
Citation 4

Abstract:

88.

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
Downloads 327 (47,633)

Abstract:

89.

The Political Economy of Property Exemption Laws

U Chicago Law & Economics, Olin Working Paper No. 136
Number of pages: 44 Posted: 27 Sep 2001
Eric A. Posner, Richard M. Hynes and Anup Malani
University of Chicago - Law School, University of Virginia School of Law and University of Chicago - Law School
Downloads 321 (74,695)
Citation 25

Abstract:

Bankruptcy, exemption laws, credit, opt out laws

90.

What Do Federal District Judges Want? An Analysis of Publications, Citations, and Reversals

U of Chicago Law & Economics, Olin Working Paper No. 508, NYU Law and Economics Research Paper No. 10-06
Number of pages: 38 Posted: 16 Jan 2010 Last Revised: 25 Dec 2014
Stephen J. Choi, G. Mitu Gulati and Eric A. Posner
New York University School of Law, Duke University School of Law and University of Chicago - Law School
Downloads 318 (72,364)
Citation 6

Abstract:

91.

A Critique of the Odious Debt Doctrine

U of Chicago Law & Economics, Olin Working Paper No. 323
Number of pages: 22 Posted: 17 Jan 2007
Albert H. Choi and Eric A. Posner
University of Virginia School of Law and University of Chicago - Law School
Downloads 310 (75,424)
Citation 2

Abstract:

92.

Toward a Pigouvian State

University of Pennsylvania Law Review, Vol. 164, p. 93 (2015), University of Chicago Coase-Sandor Institute for Law & Economics Research Paper No. 716 (2d Series), U of Chicago, Public Law Working Paper No. 503
Number of pages: 55 Posted: 04 Feb 2015 Last Revised: 01 Dec 2015
Jonathan S. Masur and Eric A. Posner
University of Chicago - Law School and University of Chicago - Law School
Downloads 308 (40,684)

Abstract:

Pigou, Pigovian, Pigouvian, taxes, gas tax, carbon tax, cap and trade, regulation, EPA, administrative law, financial regulation

93.

Human Rights, the Laws of War, and Reciprocity

University of Chicago Law & Economics, Olin Working Paper No. 537
Number of pages: 26 Posted: 19 Oct 2010
Eric A. Posner
University of Chicago - Law School
Downloads 305 (75,424)
Citation 1

Abstract:

International Law

94.

Transfer Regulations and Cost-Effectiveness Analysis

U Chicago Law & Economics, Olin Working Paper No. 184; U of Chicago, Public Law Working Paper No. 45
Number of pages: 49 Posted: 25 Apr 2003
Eric A. Posner
University of Chicago - Law School
Downloads 302 (79,500)
Citation 5

Abstract:

cost-effectiveness analysis, regulation

95.

Emergencies and Democratic Failure

Virginia Law Review, Vol. 92, p. 1091, 2006, U of Chicago, Public Law Working Paper No. 104, U Chicago Law & Economics, Olin Working Paper No. 258
Number of pages: 55 Posted: 31 Aug 2005
Eric A. Posner and Adrian Vermeule
University of Chicago - Law School and Harvard Law School
Downloads 296 (78,092)
Citation 5

Abstract:

Emergencies, democracy, civil liberties, judicial review, terrorism, national security

96.

Courts Should Not Enforce Government Contracts

U Chicago Law & Economics, Olin Working Paper No. 132
Number of pages: 41 Posted: 28 Aug 2001
Eric A. Posner
University of Chicago - Law School
Downloads 286 (82,437)
Citation 2

Abstract:

Government contracts

97.

Timing Rules and Legal Institutions

Harvard Law Review, Vol. 121, p. 543, 2007, U of Chicago Law & Economics, Olin Working Paper No. 347, U of Chicago, Public Law Working Paper No. 172
Number of pages: 47 Posted: 26 Jul 2007 Last Revised: 19 Mar 2009
Jacob E. Gersen and Eric A. Posner
Harvard University and University of Chicago - Law School
Downloads 280 (85,028)
Citation 5

Abstract:

constitutional restrictions, legislative restrictions, legislative timing, legislative regulation

98.

Voting Rules in International Organizations

University of Chicago Coase-Sandor Institute for Law & Economics Research Paper No. 673, U of Chicago, Public Law Working Paper No. 458
Number of pages: 28 Posted: 24 Jan 2014
Eric A. Posner and Alan O. Sykes
University of Chicago - Law School and Stanford University - Law School
Downloads 263 (76,466)

Abstract:

99.

Foreign Affairs Legalism: A Critique

University of Chicago, Public Law Working Paper No. 291
Number of pages: 39 Posted: 12 Feb 2010
Daniel Abebe and Eric A. Posner
University of Chicago - Law School and University of Chicago - Law School
Downloads 258 (91,281)

Abstract:

100.

Martii Koskenniemi on Human Rights: An Empirical Perspective

U of Chicago, Public Law Working Paper No. 467
Number of pages: 16 Posted: 26 Mar 2014
Eric A. Posner
University of Chicago - Law School
Downloads 253 (70,434)

Abstract:

101.

Subconstitutionalism

Stanford Law Review, Vol. 62, 2010
Number of pages: 47 Posted: 16 Jan 2010 Last Revised: 26 Aug 2014
Tom Ginsburg and Eric A. Posner
University of Chicago Law School and University of Chicago - Law School
Downloads 248 (90,192)
Citation 3

Abstract:

102.

Aggregation and Law

Yale Law Journal, Vol. 122, 2012, U of Chicago, Public Law Working Paper No. 375, University of Chicago Institute for Law & Economics Olin Research Paper No. 587
Number of pages: 68 Posted: 20 Dec 2011 Last Revised: 13 Oct 2012
Ariel Porat and Eric A. Posner
Tel Aviv University and University of Chicago - Law School
Downloads 243 (89,465)

Abstract:

103.

The Limits of Constitutional Convergence

U of Chicago, Public Law Working Paper No. 329
Number of pages: 21 Posted: 18 Sep 2010 Last Revised: 11 Nov 2010
Rosalind Dixon and Eric A. Posner
University of New South Wales (UNSW) - Faculty of Law and University of Chicago - Law School
Downloads 238 (92,773)
Citation 3

Abstract:

104.

A Solution to the Collective Action Problem in Corporate Reorganization

University of Chicago Coase-Sandor Institute for Law & Economics Research Paper No. 653
Number of pages: 26 Posted: 08 Sep 2013
Eric A. Posner and E. Glen Weyl
University of Chicago - Law School and Microsoft Research
Downloads 229 (89,465)

Abstract:

105.

International Law and the Limits of Macroeconomic Cooperation

University of Chicago Institute for Law & Economics Olin Research Paper No. 609, U of Chicago, Public Law Working Paper No. 396, Stanford Law and Economics Olin Working Paper No. 431
Number of pages: 53 Posted: 31 Jul 2012
Eric A. Posner and Alan O. Sykes
University of Chicago - Law School and Stanford University - Law School
Downloads 224 (102,782)
Citation 2

Abstract:

106.

Originalism and Emergencies: A Reply to Lawson

Boston University Law Review, 2007, Harvard Public Law Working Paper No. 07-04, U of Chicago, Public Law Working Paper No. 163
Number of pages: 10 Posted: 03 Apr 2007
Eric A. Posner and Adrian Vermeule
University of Chicago - Law School and Harvard Law School
Downloads 223 (106,829)
Citation 1

Abstract:

107.

International Paretianism: A Defense

University of Chicago Institute for Law & Economics Olin Research Paper No. 606, U of Chicago, Public Law Working Paper No. 392
Number of pages: 13 Posted: 31 Jul 2012
Eric A. Posner and David A. Weisbach
University of Chicago - Law School and University of Chicago - Law School
Downloads 188 (102,782)
Citation 2

Abstract:

108.

Delegation in Immigration Law

79 University of Chicago Law Review (2012), U of Chicago Law & Economics, Olin Working Paper No. 572, U of Chicago, Public Law Working Paper No. 360, NYU School of Law, Public Law Research Paper No. 11-68, NYU Law and Economics Research Paper No. 11-32
Number of pages: 66 Posted: 08 Sep 2011 Last Revised: 07 Mar 2013
Adam B. Cox and Eric A. Posner
New York University School of Law and University of Chicago - Law School
Downloads 180 (124,476)

Abstract:

109.

The Influence of History on States’ Compliance with Human Rights Obligations

University of Chicago Coase-Sandor Institute for Law & Economics Research Paper No. 719, U of Chicago, Public Law Working Paper No. 513
Number of pages: 56 Posted: 05 Mar 2015 Last Revised: 06 May 2015
Adam S. Chilton and Eric A. Posner
University of Chicago - Law School and University of Chicago - Law School
Downloads 175 (74,190)

Abstract:

110.

How Well do Measures of Ability Predict Judicial Performance?: A Case Study Using Securities Class Actions

U of Chicago Law & Economics, Olin Working Paper No. 519, NYU Law and Economics Research Paper No. 10-18
Number of pages: 64 Posted: 27 Apr 2010 Last Revised: 25 Dec 2014
Stephen J. Choi, G. Mitu Gulati and Eric A. Posner
New York University School of Law, Duke University School of Law and University of Chicago - Law School
Downloads 175 (126,835)

Abstract:

Securities Class Actions, Judicial Ability, Litigation, Judges

111.

A Framework for Bailout Regulation

University of Chicago Coase-Sandor Institute for Law & Economics Research Paper No. 724, U of Chicago, Public Law Working Paper No. 530
Number of pages: 69 Posted: 14 Feb 2015 Last Revised: 02 May 2015
Anthony J. Casey and Eric A. Posner
University of Chicago Law School and University of Chicago - Law School
Downloads 171 (114,035)

Abstract:

Bailout, Finance, Financial Regulation

112.

Altruism Exchanges and the Kidney Shortage

University of Chicago Institute for Law & Economics Olin Research Paper No. 630, NYU Law and Economics Research Paper No. 13-03
Number of pages: 35 Posted: 17 Jan 2013 Last Revised: 25 Dec 2014
Stephen J. Choi, G. Mitu Gulati and Eric A. Posner
New York University School of Law, Duke University School of Law and University of Chicago - Law School
Downloads 159 (147,404)
Citation 1

Abstract:

113.

The Institutional Structure of Immigration Law

University of Chicago Institute for Law & Economics Olin Research Paper No. 607, U of Chicago, Public Law Working Paper No. 395
Number of pages: 21 Posted: 31 Jul 2012
Eric A. Posner
University of Chicago - Law School
Downloads 148 (152,933)
Citation 1

Abstract:

114.

The Law and Policy of Judicial Retirement: An Empirical Study

NYU Law and Economics Research Paper No. 11-12, NYU School of Law, Public Law Research Paper No. 11-24, U of Chicago Institute for Law & Economics Olin Research Paper No. 550
Number of pages: 55 Posted: 27 Mar 2011 Last Revised: 25 Dec 2014
Stephen J. Choi, G. Mitu Gulati and Eric A. Posner
New York University School of Law, Duke University School of Law and University of Chicago - Law School
Downloads 147 (146,651)

Abstract:

courts, judges, pension, judicial retirement, rule of 80, judge incentives

115.

Deference to the Executive in the United States after 9/11: Congress, the Courts, and the Office of Legal Counsel

U of Chicago, Public Law Working Paper No. 363
Number of pages: 23 Posted: 24 Sep 2011
Eric A. Posner
University of Chicago - Law School
Downloads 131 (159,800)

Abstract:

116.

Offsetting Benefits

100 Virginia Law Review 1165 (2014), University of Chicago Coase-Sandor Institute for Law & Economics Research Paper No. 675
Number of pages: 46 Posted: 15 Feb 2014 Last Revised: 27 Oct 2014
Ariel Porat and Eric A. Posner
Tel Aviv University and University of Chicago - Law School
Downloads 116 (165,356)

Abstract:

A Winner's Curse?: Promotions from the Lower Federal Courts

University of Chicago Coase-Sandor Institute for Law & Economics Research Paper No. 667, NYU Law and Economics Research Paper No. 14-13
Number of pages: 47 Posted: 07 Dec 2013 Last Revised: 25 Dec 2014
Stephen J. Choi, G. Mitu Gulati and Eric A. Posner
New York University School of Law, Duke University School of Law and University of Chicago - Law School
Downloads 68 (284,009)

Abstract:

A Winner's Curse?: Promotions from the Lower Federal Courts

Number of pages: 42 Posted: 07 Dec 2013
Stephen J. Choi, G. Mitu Gulati and Eric A. Posner
New York University School of Law, Duke University School of Law and University of Chicago - Law School
Downloads 48 (338,541)

Abstract:

118.

Evaluating Transfer Regulations

Regulation, Vol. 26, No. 4, pp. 42-45, Winter 2003-2004
Number of pages: 4 Posted: 24 Feb 2004
Eric A. Posner
University of Chicago - Law School
Downloads 81 (248,235)

Abstract:

Regulations, cost-effectiveness, analysis, transfer costs, cost-benefit analysis, policy analysis, transfer regulations

119.

Unquantified Benefits and the Problem of Regulation Under Uncertainty

Cornell Law Review, Vol. 102, p. 87 (2016), University of Chicago Coase-Sandor Institute for Law & Economics Research Paper No. 730, U of Chicago, Public Law Working Paper No. 538
Number of pages: 52 Posted: 19 Aug 2015 Last Revised: 02 Dec 2016
Jonathan S. Masur and Eric A. Posner
University of Chicago - Law School and University of Chicago - Law School
Downloads 58 (73,141)

Abstract:

cost-benefit analysis, mercury, Michigan v. EPA, Bayes, benefits, quantification, unquantified

120.

Unemployment and Regulatory Policy

Does Regulation Kill Jobs?, Cary Cognlianese et al., eds. (University of Pennsylvania Press, 2013), University of Chicago Institute for Law & Economics Olin Research Paper No. 625, U of Chicago, Public Law Working Paper No. 412
Number of pages: 22 Posted: 19 Jan 2013 Last Revised: 02 Dec 2016
Jonathan S. Masur and Eric A. Posner
University of Chicago - Law School and University of Chicago - Law School
Downloads 57 (278,597)
Citation 2

Abstract:

121.

Should Human Rights Law Play a Role in Development?

U of Chicago, Public Law Working Paper No. 546
Number of pages: 24 Posted: 24 Sep 2015
Eric A. Posner
University of Chicago - Law School
Downloads 10 (142,854)

Abstract:

122.

Presidential Leadership and the Separation of Powers

U of Chicago, Public Law Working Paper No. 545
Number of pages: 15 Posted: 24 Sep 2015
Eric A. Posner
University of Chicago - Law School
Downloads 6 (70,434)

Abstract:

123.

Presidential Obstruction of Justice

Number of pages: 48 Posted: 21 Jul 2017 Last Revised: 22 Jul 2017
Daniel Jacob Hemel and Eric A. Posner
University of Chicago Law School and University of Chicago - Law School
Downloads 0 (49,566)

Abstract:

President, Obstruction of Justice, Executive Power, Prosecutorial Discretion

124.

Country-Specific Investments and the Rights of Non-Citizen

Number of pages: 14 Posted: 12 May 2017 Last Revised: 14 Jul 2017
Adam S. Chilton and Eric A. Posner
University of Chicago - Law School and University of Chicago - Law School
Downloads 0 (480,227)

Abstract:

Human Rights, Migration, Immigration, Bilateral Labor Agreements

125.

The Decline of Supreme Court Deference to the President

University of Chicago Coase-Sandor Institute for Law & Economics Research Paper No. 800, U of Chicago, Public Law Working Paper No. 618, Washington University in St. Louis Legal Studies Research Paper No. 17-03-04
Number of pages: 29 Posted: 07 Mar 2017 Last Revised: 24 Mar 2017
Lee Epstein and Eric A. Posner
Washington University in St. Louis - School of Law and University of Chicago - Law School
Downloads 0 (84,045)

Abstract:

126.

Why Countries Sign Bilateral Labor Agreements

University of Chicago Coase-Sandor Institute for Law & Economics Research Paper No. 807
Number of pages: 53 Posted: 04 Mar 2017 Last Revised: 29 Jun 2017
Adam S. Chilton and Eric A. Posner
University of Chicago - Law School and University of Chicago - Law School
Downloads 0 (184,804)

Abstract:

127.

Cost-Benefit Analysis and the Judicial Role

University of Chicago Law Review, Vol. 85, 2018, Forthcoming, University of Chicago Coase-Sandor Institute for Law & Economics Research Paper No. 794, U of Chicago, Public Law Working Paper No. 614
Number of pages: 45 Posted: 11 Feb 2017 Last Revised: 23 Mar 2017
Jonathan S. Masur and Eric A. Posner
University of Chicago - Law School and University of Chicago - Law School
Downloads 0 (84,384)

Abstract:

cost-benefit analysis, benefit-cost analysis, regulation, deregulation, Michigan v. EPA, Corrosion Proof Fittings, Business Roundtable, judicial review

128.

Liberal Internationalism and the Populist Backlash

U of Chicago, Public Law Working Paper No. 606
Number of pages: 18 Posted: 14 Jan 2017
Eric A. Posner
University of Chicago - Law School
Downloads 0 (14,708)

Abstract:

129.

Can It Happen Here?: Donald Trump and the Paradox of Populist Government

U of Chicago, Public Law Working Paper No. 605
Number of pages: 16 Posted: 05 Jan 2017 Last Revised: 07 Jun 2017
Eric A. Posner
University of Chicago - Law School
Downloads 0 (34,896)

Abstract:

130.

A Proposal to Limit the Anti-Competitive Power of Institutional Investors

Antitrust Law Journal, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 51 Posted: 22 Nov 2016 Last Revised: 25 Mar 2017
Eric A. Posner, Fiona M. Scott Morton and E. Glen Weyl
University of Chicago - Law School, Yale School of Management and Microsoft Research
Downloads 0 (12,872)

Abstract:

Common Ownership, Antitrust, Regulation, Corporate Governance

131.

Should Regulation Be Countercyclical?

Yale Journal on Regulation, Forthcoming, University of Chicago Coase-Sandor Institute for Law & Economics Research Paper No. 782, U of Chicago, Public Law Working Paper No. 599
Number of pages: 30 Posted: 10 Nov 2016 Last Revised: 20 Nov 2016
Jonathan S. Masur and Eric A. Posner
University of Chicago - Law School and University of Chicago - Law School
Downloads 0 (125,678)

Abstract:

Macroeconomics, Regulation, Fiscal Policy, Monetary Policy, Automatic Stabilizers, EPA, Environment

132.

Property Is Only Another Name for Monopoly

Journal of Legal Analysis, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 110 Posted: 05 Aug 2016 Last Revised: 05 Feb 2017
Eric A. Posner and E. Glen Weyl
University of Chicago - Law School and Microsoft Research
Downloads 0 (25,945)

Abstract:

Property, Common Ownership, Investment Incentives, Allocative Efficiency, Spectrum, Domain Names

133.

Respect for Human Rights: Law and History

University of Chicago Coase-Sandor Institute for Law & Economics Research Paper No. 770
Number of pages: 23 Posted: 28 Jul 2016
Adam S. Chilton and Eric A. Posner
University of Chicago - Law School and University of Chicago - Law School
Downloads 0 (85,351)

Abstract:

Human Rights, International Law, Treaties, Women’s Rights, Torture

134.

Quadratic Election Law

University of Chicago Coase-Sandor Institute for Law & Economics Research Paper No. 752
Number of pages: 20 Posted: 04 Mar 2016
Eric A. Posner and Nicholas Stephanopoulos
University of Chicago - Law School and University of Chicago Law School
Downloads 0 (101,081)
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Abstract:

135.

The Votes of Other Judges

Harvard Public Law Working Paper No. 16-04
Number of pages: 25 Posted: 29 Jan 2016 Last Revised: 16 Mar 2016
Eric A. Posner and Adrian Vermeule
University of Chicago - Law School and Harvard Law School
Downloads 0 (56,875)

Abstract:

136.

What Legal Authority Does the Fed Need During a Financial Crisis?

University of Chicago Coase-Sandor Institute for Law & Economics Research Paper No. 741, U of Chicago, Public Law Working Paper No. 560
Number of pages: 32 Posted: 27 Jan 2016 Last Revised: 02 Feb 2016
Eric A. Posner
University of Chicago - Law School
Downloads 0 (59,540)

Abstract:

137.

Supreme Court Justices’ Loyalty to the President

Number of pages: 32 Posted: 12 Dec 2015
Lee Epstein and Eric A. Posner
Washington University in St. Louis - School of Law and University of Chicago - Law School
Downloads 0 (47,988)

Abstract:

Judicial decisionmaking, separation of powers & judicial independence, law & economics public law, empirical studies (law & politics), the judiciary & judicial process, structure of government & separation of powers, law & psychology

138.

A Loan Modification Approach to the Housing Crisis

American Law and Economics Review, Vol. 11, Issue 2, pp. 575-607, 2009
Posted: 25 Jan 2010
Eric A. Posner and Luigi Zingales
University of Chicago - Law School and University of Chicago - Booth School of Business

Abstract:

G21, R31

139.

The Law and Economics of Consumer Finance

American Law and Economics Review, Vol. 4, No. 1, pp. 168-207, 2002
Posted: 29 Feb 2008
Richard M. Hynes and Eric A. Posner
University of Virginia School of Law and University of Chicago - Law School

Abstract:

140.

New Foundations of Cost-Benefit Analysis

NEW FOUNDATIONS OF COST-BENEFIT ANALYSIS, Harvard University Press, 2006, University of Pennsylvania Law School, Public Law Working Paper No. 06-40, University of Pennsylvania, Institute for Law & Economics Research Paper No. 06-23
Posted: 03 Oct 2006
Matthew D. Adler and Eric A. Posner
Duke University School of Law and University of Chicago - Law School

Abstract:

141.

Transitional Justice as Ordinary Justice

U of Chicago, Public Law Working Paper No. 40
Posted: 21 Mar 2003
Eric A. Posner and Adrian Vermeule
University of Chicago - Law School and Harvard Law School

Abstract:

transitional justice

142.

Cost-Benefit Analysis: Legal, Economic and Philosophical Perspectives

U of Penn, Inst for Law & Econ Research Paper 01-22
Posted: 19 Dec 2001
Matthew D. Adler and Eric A. Posner
Duke University School of Law and University of Chicago - Law School

Abstract:

143.

Shaming White Collar Criminals: A Proposal for Reform of the Federal Sentencing Guidelines

In the Journal of Law & Economics, Vol. 41, No. 2, 1998
Posted: 29 Oct 1998
Dan M. Kahan and Eric A. Posner
Yale University - Law School and University of Chicago - Law School

Abstract:

144.

The Political Economy of the Bankruptcy Reform Act of 1978

96 Michigan Law Review (1997).
Posted: 06 Jun 1997
Eric A. Posner
University of Chicago - Law School

Abstract: