Lesley Wexler

University of Illinois College of Law

Associate Professor of Law

504 E. Pennsylvania Avenue

Champaign, IL 61820

United States

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Scholarly Papers (21)

1.

Wal-Mart Matters

Wake Forest Law Review, Vol. 46, 2011
Number of pages: 27 Posted: 04 Apr 2011
Lesley Wexler
University of Illinois College of Law
Downloads 384 (51,228)

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2.

Passive Discrimination: When Does it Make Sense to Pay Too Little?

University of Chicago Law Review, Vol. 76, p. 797, 2009, FSU College of Law, Public Law Research Paper No. 315, FSU College of Law, Law, Business & Economics Paper No. 08-10
Number of pages: 61 Posted: 07 Sep 2008 Last Revised: 03 Aug 2012
Jonah B. Gelbach, Jonathan Klick and Lesley Wexler
University of Pennsylvania Law School, University of Pennsylvania Law School and University of Illinois College of Law
Downloads 297 (74,666)
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3.

Regulating Resource Curses: Institutional Design and Evolution of the Blood Diamond Regime

FSU College of Law, Public Law Research Paper No. 408
Number of pages: 49 Posted: 23 Nov 2009 Last Revised: 16 Dec 2009
Lesley Wexler
University of Illinois College of Law
Downloads 229 (99,041)

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4.

The Non-Legal Role of International Human Rights Law in Addressing Immigration

University of Chicago Legal Forum, Forthcoming, FSU College of Law, Public Law Research Paper No. 282
Number of pages: 45 Posted: 18 Jun 2007 Last Revised: 13 Nov 2007
Lesley Wexler
University of Illinois College of Law
Downloads 229 (99,041)

Abstract:

immigration, human rights, international law

5.

Litigating the Long War on Terror: The Role of Al-Aulaqi v. Obama

Loyola University Chicago International Law Review, Vol. 159, 2011
Number of pages: 18 Posted: 14 Mar 2012 Last Revised: 04 Apr 2012
Lesley Wexler
University of Illinois College of Law
Downloads 199 (104,275)

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6.

Valuing Foreign Lives

Illinois Program in Law, Behavior and Social Science Paper LBSS13-26, Illinois Public Law Research Paper No. 13-42
Number of pages: 86 Posted: 29 Mar 2013 Last Revised: 08 Mar 2014
Arden Rowell and Lesley Wexler
University of Illinois College of Law and University of Illinois College of Law
Downloads 192 (106,168)

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valuation of lives, military policy, regulatory policy, international law, cost-benefit analysis, social cost of carbon, SCC, foreign policy, disaster assistance, international armed conflict, torts committed by armed forces, othering, psychic numbing, obligations to foreign persons, VSL

7.

The Role of the Judicial Branch during the Long War: Drone Courts, Damage Suits, and FOIA Requests

Number of pages: 39 Posted: 10 May 2013 Last Revised: 04 Aug 2015
Lesley Wexler
University of Illinois College of Law
Downloads 191 (116,099)

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drone, targeted killing, laws of war, international humanitarian law, terrorism, armed conflict

8.

Allowing Girls to Hold up Half the Sky: Combining Norm Shifting and Economic Incentives to Combat Daughter Discrimination in China

Chicago Journal of International Law, Vol. 7, No. 1, 2006, FSU College of Law, Public Law Research Paper No. 209, FSU College of Law, Law and Economics Paper No. 07/005
Number of pages: 26 Posted: 08 Jun 2006
Lesley Wexler
University of Illinois College of Law
Downloads 191 (113,975)

Abstract:

China, social norms

9.

Limiting the Precautionary Principle: Weapons Regulation in the Face of Scientific Uncertainty

UC Davis Law Review, Forthcoming, FSU College of Law, Public Law Research Paper No. 194
Number of pages: 69 Posted: 22 Feb 2006
Lesley Wexler
University of Illinois College of Law
Downloads 180 (131,989)
Citation 3

Abstract:

precautionary principle, behavioral law and economics

10.

The International Deployment of Shame, Second-Best Responses, and Norm Entrepreneurship: The Campaign to Ban Landmines and the Landmine Ban Treaty

Arizona Journal of International and Comparative Law, Vol. 20, p. 561, 2003
Number of pages: 40 Posted: 06 Nov 2012
Lesley Wexler
University of Illinois College of Law
Downloads 103 (111,880)

Abstract:

international law, treaties, norm, name and shame

11.

International Humanitarian Law Transparency

Illinois Public Law Research Paper No. 14-11
Number of pages: 17 Posted: 07 Sep 2013 Last Revised: 01 Nov 2013
Lesley Wexler
University of Illinois College of Law
Downloads 91 (188,610)

Abstract:

Laws of War, International Humanitarian Law, Transparency, Civil Society, Armed Conflict, International Law

12.

Take the Long Way Home: Sub-Federal Integration of Unratified and Non-Self-Executing Treaty Law

Michigan Journal of International Law, Vol. 28, No. 1, 2006, FSU College of Law, Public Law Research Paper No. 281
Number of pages: 48 Posted: 09 Apr 2007 Last Revised: 22 Oct 2007
Lesley Wexler
University of Illinois College of Law
Downloads 82 (232,335)

Abstract:

international law, norm theory, treaties

13.

Extra-Legal White Washes

Illinois Public Law Research Paper No. 13-15
Number of pages: 28 Posted: 16 Sep 2012 Last Revised: 16 Nov 2012
Lesley Wexler
University of Illinois College of Law
Downloads 80 (240,849)

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Wal-Mart, employment discrimination, class action, corporate social responsibility

14.

Beyond Literacy: A Response to An Economic Interpretation of the Pashtunwalli

The University of Chicago Legal Forum, pp. 115-128, 2011
Number of pages: 14 Posted: 14 Mar 2012
Lesley Wexler
University of Illinois College of Law
Downloads 51 (295,444)

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15.

Symposium: Foreign Life Valuation

University of Illinois Law Review, Vol. 2015, No. 1, 2015, Temple University Legal Studies Research Paper No. 2015-27, University of Illinois College of Law Legal Studies Research Paper No. 15-27
Number of pages: 54 Posted: 03 May 2015 Last Revised: 28 Jul 2015
University of Illinois College of Law, University of Illinois College of Law, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, University of Chicago - Law School, Temple University - James E. Beasley School of Law, Decision Research and Northwestern University - Pritzker School of Law
Downloads 49 (253,793)

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valuation, distributive justice, international law, immigration law, genocide, mass atrocities, climate change, transparency

16.

Human Rights Impact Statements: An Immigration Case Study

Georgetown Immigration Law Review, Vol. 22, p. 285, 2008
Number of pages: 29 Posted: 06 Apr 2012 Last Revised: 12 May 2012
Lesley Wexler
University of Illinois College of Law
Downloads 49 (285,918)

Abstract:

Human Rights, Immigration

17.

The Vietnamization of the Long War on Terror: An Ongoing Lesson in International Humanitarian Law Noncompliance

Boston University International Law Journal, Vol. 35, p. 575, 2012
Number of pages: 20 Posted: 26 May 2012
Lesley Wexler
University of Illinois College of Law
Downloads 46 (300,515)

Abstract:

laws of war, international humanitarian law, international law

18.

The Promise and Limits of Local Human Rights Internationalism

Fordham Urban Law Journal, Vol. 37, No. 599, 2010
Number of pages: 27 Posted: 06 Apr 2012
Lesley Wexler
University of Illinois College of Law
Downloads 38 (325,339)

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19.

International Humanitarian Law Divergence

Pepperdine Law Review, Forthcoming, University of Illinois College of Law Legal Studies Research Paper No. 15-26
Number of pages: 42 Posted: 26 Apr 2015
Lesley Wexler
University of Illinois College of Law
Downloads 35 (311,074)

Abstract:

international law, laws of war, international humanitarian law, laws of armed conflict

20.

State Amends for Lawful Harm Doing

OƱati Socio-Legal Series, Forthcoming, University of Illinois College of Law Legal Studies Research Paper No. 17-22,
Number of pages: 22 Posted: 29 Mar 2017 Last Revised: 10 Apr 2017
University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, University of Illinois College of Law and University of Illinois College of Law
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amends, moral philosophy, lawful harm, psychology, apologies, armed conflict, policing

21.

Valuing Foreign Disasters in International Environmental Law

Number of pages: 12 Posted: 29 Oct 2015
Arden Rowell and Lesley Wexler
University of Illinois College of Law and University of Illinois College of Law
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disaster law, international environmental law, cost-benefit analysis, valuation, risk, foreign, domestic, international treaties, climate change, Social Cost of Carbon, statistical lives, resource allocation, cosmopolitanism, psychology, common but differentiated responsibilities, precautionary prin

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Total Downloads: 27    Citations: 0
1.

A Tribute to Professor Steven Gey

Florida State University Law Review, Vol. 40, No. 1, 2011
Number of pages: 6 Posted: 30 Sep 2011 Last Revised: 03 Oct 2011
Lesley Wexler
University of Illinois College of Law
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