Peter H. Huang

University of Colorado Law School

Professor

Colorado Law

401 UCB

Boulder, CO 80309

United States

http://lawweb.colorado.edu/profiles/profile.jsp?id=456

SCHOLARLY PAPERS

46

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Scholarly Papers (46)

1.

Tiger Cub Strikes Back: Memoirs of an Ex-Child Prodigy About Legal Education and Parenting

1 British Journal of American Legal Studies 297 (2012)
Number of pages: 51 Posted: 12 Nov 2011 Last Revised: 19 Nov 2012
Peter H. Huang
University of Colorado Law School
Downloads 2,684 (2,494)

Abstract:

Tiger Parenting, Legal Education, Judgment and Decision Making, Emotions, Values

2.

The Law and Economics of Consumer Privacy Versus Data Mining

Number of pages: 35 Posted: 17 Jun 1998
Peter H. Huang
University of Colorado Law School
Downloads 1,310 (10,239)
Citation 3

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3.

Derivatives on TV: A Tale of Two Derivatives Debacles in Prime-Time

U San Diego Law & Econ Research Paper No. 08; U of Penn, Inst for Law & Econ Research Paper 01-04; USC Law School, Olin Research Paper No. 01-1
Number of pages: 11 Posted: 16 Feb 2001
Peter H. Huang, Frank Partnoy and Kimberly D. Krawiec
University of Colorado Law School, University of San Diego School of Law and Duke University School of Law
Downloads 1,307 (10,439)
Citation 1

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4.

Authentic Happiness and Meaning at Law Firms

58 Syracuse Law Review 335 (2008)
Number of pages: 16 Posted: 25 Jan 2008 Last Revised: 10 Feb 2015
Peter H. Huang and Rick Swedloff
University of Colorado Law School and Rutgers Law School
Downloads 714 (24,853)

Abstract:

authentic happiness, positive psychology, subjective well-being, signature strengths, meaning, law firm associates, quality of life

5.

A Normative Analysis of New Financially Engineered Derivatives

Southern California Law Review, vol. 73, p. 471-521, 2000
Number of pages: 53 Posted: 14 Mar 2000
Peter H. Huang
University of Colorado Law School
Downloads 597 (33,671)
Citation 2

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6.

The Unexpected Value of Litigation

Stanford Law Review, Vol. 58, p. 1267, 2006, Temple University Legal Studies Research Paper No. 2006-03, Stanford Law and Economics Olin Working Paper No. 292, Minnesota Legal Studies Research Paper No. 04-18
Number of pages: 71 Posted: 02 Sep 2004
Joseph Grundfest and Peter H. Huang
Stanford University Law School and University of Colorado Law School
Downloads 596 (32,973)
Citation 8

Abstract:

litigation, real options, settlement, game-theoretic bargaining model

7.

Emotional Impact Analysis in Financial Regulation: Going Beyond Cost-Benefit Analysis

Temple University Legal Studies Research Paper No. 2006-21, Institute for Advanced Study Social Science Economics Working Paper No. 62
Number of pages: 58 Posted: 19 Dec 2005
Peter H. Huang
University of Colorado Law School
Downloads 457 (47,683)
Citation 3

Abstract:

Affect, Cost-Benefit Analysis, Emotions, Process Concerns, Securities Regulation

8.

A Psychology of Emotional Legal Decision Making: Revulsion and Saving Face in Legal Theory and Practice

90 Minnesota Law Review 1045 (2006), Princeton Law and Public Affairs Working Paper No. 06-010
Number of pages: 27 Posted: 04 Apr 2006 Last Revised: 10 Feb 2015
Peter H. Huang and Christopher J. Anderson
University of Colorado Law School and affiliation not provided to SSRN
Downloads 443 (49,107)
Citation 1

Abstract:

Positive Emotions, Law, Disgust, Shame, Psychology

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Happiness Studies and Legal Policy

6 Annual Review of Law & Social Science 405 (2010)
Number of pages: 33 Posted: 26 May 2010 Last Revised: 10 Feb 2015
Peter H. Huang
University of Colorado Law School
Downloads 433 (51,897)

Abstract:

Positive Affect, Life Judgments, Satisfaction, Subjective Well-Being, Parentalism

Happiness Studies and Legal Policy

Annual Review of Law and Social Science, Vol. 6, pp. 405-432, 2010
Posted: 14 Nov 2010
Peter H. Huang
University of Colorado Law School

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10.

Regulating Securities Professionals: Emotional and Moral Aspects of Fiduciary Investing

USC CLEO Research Paper No. C01-6; and U of Penn, Inst for Law & Econ Research Paper 01-19
Number of pages: 49 Posted: 25 Jul 2001
Peter H. Huang
University of Colorado Law School
Downloads 376 (60,446)
Citation 1

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11.

Reasons within Passions: Emotions and Intentions in Property Rights Bargaining

Oregon Law Review, Vol. 79, November 2000
Number of pages: 53 Posted: 12 Sep 2000
Peter H. Huang
University of Colorado Law School
Downloads 365 (59,744)
Citation 13

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12.

Regulating Irrational Exuberance and Anxiety in Securities Markets

THE LAW AND ECONOMICS OF IRRATIONAL BEHAVIOR, Francesco Parisi and Vernon Smith, eds., University of Chicago Press
Number of pages: 47 Posted: 03 Dec 2003
Peter H. Huang
University of Colorado Law School
Downloads 324 (68,866)
Citation 2

Abstract:

Anxiety, irrational exuberance, mandatory disclosures, securities regulation

13.

Legal Implications of Guilt and Pride for Securities Regulation

University of Pennsylvania Law Review, Forthcoming 2003
Number of pages: 41 Posted: 06 Jun 2002
Peter H. Huang
University of Colorado Law School
Downloads 304 (77,419)
Citation 1

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14.

How Improving Decision-Making and Mindfulness Can Improve Legal Ethics and Professionalism

21 Journal of Law, Business and Ethics 35-76 (2015)
Number of pages: 43 Posted: 01 Aug 2014 Last Revised: 02 Oct 2015
Peter H. Huang
University of Colorado Law School
Downloads 279 (60,621)

Abstract:

cognitive repairs, improving decision-making, legal ethics, mindfulness, professionalism, real options

15.

Tort Damages and the New Science of Happiness

Indiana Law Journal, Vol. 85, Temple University Legal Studies Research Paper No. 2009-23
Number of pages: 49 Posted: 06 Mar 2009 Last Revised: 02 Aug 2009
Rick Swedloff and Peter H. Huang
Rutgers Law School and University of Colorado Law School
Downloads 256 (91,330)
Citation 5

Abstract:

Happiness, Affective Forecasting, Emotional Harms, Hedonic Adaptation, Juries, Non-pecuniary Damages, Torts

16.

Moody Investing and the Supreme Court: Rethinking the Materiality of Information and the Reasonableness of Investors

13 Supreme Court Economic Review 99-131 (2005)
Number of pages: 35 Posted: 19 Mar 2004 Last Revised: 02 Mar 2015
Peter H. Huang
University of Colorado Law School
Downloads 254 (91,721)
Citation 4

Abstract:

Moody Investing, materiality, reasonable investor, securities regulation, puffery, total mix of information, bespeaks caution doctrine

17.

The Zombie Lawyer Apocalypse

42 Pepperdine Law Review 727-72 (2015)
Number of pages: 46 Posted: 16 Jan 2015 Last Revised: 30 Jun 2015
Peter H. Huang and Corie Lynn Rosen
University of Colorado Law School and University of Colorado Law School
Downloads 251 (62,628)

Abstract:

Law, psychology, positive psychology, attribution style, mindfulness, strengths theory, decision-making, depression, ethics, choice, errors, zombies, apocalypse, walking dead

18.

A New Options Theory of Public Interest Lawsuits and Options-Based Risk Multipliers

Number of pages: 72 Posted: 06 Jun 1998
Peter H. Huang
University of Colorado Law School
Downloads 251 (95,964)

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19.

How the New Economics Can Improve Discrimination Law, and How Economics Can Survive the Demise of the 'Rational Actor'

William & Mary Law Review, Forthcoming, U of Colorado Law Legal Studies Research Paper No. 09-07, Temple University Legal Studies Research Paper No. 2009-28
Number of pages: 60 Posted: 03 Apr 2009 Last Revised: 02 Apr 2015
Scott A. Moss and Peter H. Huang
University of Colorado Law School and University of Colorado Law School
Downloads 230 (103,519)

Abstract:

behavioral economics, positive psychology, happiness, damages, remedies, affirmative defenses, discrimination, harassment, diversity, employment, Faragher, Ellerth, Kolstad

20.

Authentic Happiness, Self-Knowledge and Legal Policy

9 Minnesota Journal of Law, Science & Technology 755 (2008)
Number of pages: 30 Posted: 16 Jan 2008 Last Revised: 10 Feb 2015
Peter H. Huang
University of Colorado Law School
Downloads 230 (101,769)

Abstract:

authentic happiness, positive psychology, subjective well-being, signature strengths, self-concordance, legal policy

21.

Business Law & Popular Culture

LAW & POPULAR CULTURE: TEXT, NOTES, & QUESTIONS, LexisNexis, 2007, Temple University Legal Studies Research Paper No. 2008-47
Number of pages: 63 Posted: 17 Jan 2008 Last Revised: 14 Feb 2008
Peter H. Huang
University of Colorado Law School
Downloads 229 (100,495)

Abstract:

Business Law, Popular Culture, Securities Regulation, Corporate Governance, Corporate Finance, Derivatives, Commensurability

22.

How Do Securities Laws Influence Affect, Happiness, & Trust?

3 Journal of Business and Technology Law 257 (2008)
Number of pages: 53 Posted: 12 Jan 2008 Last Revised: 10 Feb 2015
Peter H. Huang
University of Colorado Law School
Downloads 223 (103,519)
Citation 1

Abstract:

affect, happiness, trust, securities regulation, subjective well-being

23.

Lawsuit Abandonment Options in Possibly Frivolous Litigation Games

Review of Litigation, Vol. 23, January 2004
Number of pages: 81 Posted: 03 Dec 2003
Peter H. Huang
University of Colorado Law School
Downloads 213 (109,109)
Citation 3

Abstract:

Civil procedure, litigation, game-theoretic model, real options

24.

Herd Behavior in Designer Genes

University of Pennsylvania Law School, Institute for Law and Economics, Working Paper No. 264
Number of pages: 38 Posted: 12 Aug 1999
Peter H. Huang
University of Colorado Law School
Downloads 210 (114,124)
Citation 4

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25.

Happiness in Business or Law

12 Transactions: The Tennessee Journal of Business Law 153 (2011)
Number of pages: 20 Posted: 27 Aug 2010 Last Revised: 10 Feb 2015
Peter H. Huang
University of Colorado Law School
Downloads 209 (108,207)

Abstract:

Empirical Happiness Research, Meaning, Workplace Well-Being, Marketing, Business Regulation, Law Student Happiness, Lawyer Happiness

26.

Emotional Reactions to Law & Economics, Market Metaphors, & Rationality Rhetoric

THEORETICAL FOUNDATIONS OF LAW AND ECONOMICS, Mark D. White, ed., 2009, Temple University Legal Studies Research Paper No. 2008-69
Number of pages: 42 Posted: 08 May 2008
Peter H. Huang
University of Colorado Law School
Downloads 208 (107,718)
Citation 1

Abstract:

emotions, cultural cognition, law & economics, markets, rationality

27.

Moody Investing and the Supreme Court: Rethinking Materiality of Information and Reasonableness of Investors

U of Penn, Inst for Law & Econ Research Paper 03-36
Number of pages: 25 Posted: 11 Dec 2003
Peter H. Huang
University of Colorado Law School
Downloads 182 (129,537)
Citation 4

Abstract:

Moody Investing, Materiality, Reasonable Investor, Securities Regulation, Puffery, Total Mix of Information, Bespeaks Caution Doctrine

28.

From Tiger Mom to Panda Parent

17 Asian Pacific American Law Journal 40 (2012)
Number of pages: 5 Posted: 12 Apr 2013
Peter H. Huang
University of Colorado Law School
Downloads 181 (90,618)

Abstract:

Tiger Parenting, Asian stereotyping, model minority myth, learning, identity priming

29.

Empowering People to Choose Wisely by Democratizing Mindfulness and Thinking Tools

Number of pages: 50 Posted: 09 Aug 2015 Last Revised: 02 Nov 2015
Peter H. Huang
University of Colorado Law School
Downloads 170 (52,157)

Abstract:

empowering people, choosing wisely, improving decision-making, mindfulness, thinking tools, real options, thinking architecture, thinking technologies

30.

The Unexpected Value of Litigation: A Real Options Perspective

Stanford Law Review, Vol. 58, p. 1267, March 2006, Princeton Law and Public Affairs Working Paper No. 06-006
Number of pages: 71 Posted: 11 Jul 2006
Peter H. Huang
University of Colorado Law School
Downloads 149 (147,315)
Citation 1

Abstract:

Litigation

31.

Happiness 101 for Legal Scholars: Applying Happiness Research to Legal Policy, Ethics, Mindfulness, Negotiations, Legal Education, and Legal Practice

Research Handbook of Behavioral Law and Economics, Kathryn Zeiler & Joshua C. Teitelbaum eds., 2015, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 32 Posted: 11 Feb 2015
Peter H. Huang
University of Colorado Law School
Downloads 134 (128,291)

Abstract:

Happiness, Legal Policy, Mindfulness, Behavioral Economics, Negotiations, Legal Education, Legal Practice

32.

Emotional Adaptation and Lawsuit Settlements

108 Columbia Law Review Sidebar 50 (2008)
Number of pages: 8 Posted: 16 Jan 2009 Last Revised: 10 Feb 2015
Peter H. Huang
University of Colorado Law School
Downloads 128 (173,372)

Abstract:

emotional adaptation, happiness, litigation, settlement, cultural cognition, meaning, identity, justice, ethics, vengeance

33.

Torn Between Two Selves: Should Law Care More About Experiencing Selves or Remembering Selves?

17(3) S.M.U. Sci. & Tech. L. Rev. 263-323 (2014)
Number of pages: 63 Posted: 20 Jan 2011 Last Revised: 02 Oct 2015
Peter H. Huang
University of Colorado Law School
Downloads 125 (165,553)

Abstract:

Experiences, Memories, Health, Stress, Commuting, Obesity, Financial Planning

34.

Book Review of Leo Katz Why the Law Is So Perverse

63 Journal of Legal Education 131-60 (2013)
Number of pages: 30 Posted: 27 Mar 2013 Last Revised: 02 Nov 2013
Peter H. Huang
University of Colorado Law School
Downloads 119 (132,867)

Abstract:

Social choice, multi-criteria decision-making, Arrow's impossibility theorem, loopholes, agenda manipulation, legal ethics and professionalism, voting cycles

35.

Positive Law and Policy

ENCYCLOPEDIA OF POSITIVE PSYCHOLOGY, Shane J. Lopez, ed., 2008 , Temple University Legal Studies Research Paper No. 2007-41
Number of pages: 4 Posted: 12 Jan 2008 Last Revised: 23 Jan 2008
Peter H. Huang and Jeremy A. Blumenthal
University of Colorado Law School and Syracuse University - College of Law
Downloads 117 (180,864)
Citation 2

Abstract:

positive psychology, subjective well-being, legal policy

36.

Back to the Present: Mental Time Travel-Induced Illusions about Financial, Ethical, and Tortious Behavior

Number of pages: 62 Posted: 21 Sep 2013 Last Revised: 10 Sep 2014
Peter H. Huang
University of Colorado Law School
Downloads 85 (209,687)

Abstract:

Temporal Illusions, Ethical Mirages, Affective Forecasting, Learning, Memory, Torts, Behavioral Time Machines, Mindfulness

37.

Can Practicing Mindfulness Improve Lawyer Decision-Making, Ethics, and Leadership?

Houston Law Review, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 60 Posted: 31 Jan 2017 Last Revised: 23 Apr 2017
Peter H. Huang
University of Colorado Law School
Downloads 0 (105,825)

Abstract:

Mindfulness, Decision-Making, Legal Education, Legal Ethics, Leadership, Real Options

38.

Achieving American Retirement Prosperity by Changing Americans' Thinking About Retirement

23 Stanford Journal of Law, Business & Finance (2017)
Number of pages: 59 Posted: 18 Aug 2016 Last Revised: 18 Apr 2017
Peter H. Huang
University of Colorado Law School
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Abstract:

Retirement, Thinking Tools, Thinking Architecture, Thinking Technology, Cognitive Economics

39.

Meta-Mindfulness: A New Hope

19 Richmond Journal of Law and Public Interest 303-24 (2016)
Number of pages: 22 Posted: 24 May 2016 Last Revised: 30 Sep 2016
Peter H. Huang
University of Colorado Law School
Downloads 0 (97,128)

Abstract:

Mindfulness, Middle Way, Meta-Mindfiulness, Professional Transformation, Hope

40.

Teaching (About) Mindfulness: A Tale of Two Courses

Number of pages: 25 Posted: 03 May 2016 Last Revised: 07 Sep 2016
Peter H. Huang
University of Colorado Law School
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Abstract:

Mindfulness, Neuroscience, Teaching, Legal Ethics, Professionalism, Real Options

41.

Positive Institutions: Organizations, Laws, and Policies

Number of pages: 53 Posted: 25 Feb 2016
Peter H. Huang
University of Colorado Law School
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Abstract:

Positive Institutions, Positive Law Firms, Positive Law Schools, Innovation, Creativity, Entrepreneurship, Social Architecture, Policy Subjective Well-Being Measures, Positive Parentonomics, Mindfulness, Thinking Architecture, Learning Architecture, Thinking Games

42.

Positive Institutions, Law, and Policy

HANDBOOK OF POSITIVE PSYCHOLOGY, 2d ed., Shane J. Lopez, ed., Forthcoming , Temple University Legal Studies Research Paper
Posted: 12 Jan 2008 Last Revised: 15 Jan 2008
Peter H. Huang and Jeremy A. Blumenthal
University of Colorado Law School and Syracuse University - College of Law

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43.

International Environmental Law and Emotional Rational Choice

Journal of Legal Studies, 2002, Forthcoming
Posted: 06 Jun 2002
Peter H. Huang
University of Colorado Law School

Abstract:

international environmental law, compliance, losing face, psychological games

44.

More Order Without More Law: A Theory of Social Norms and Organizational Cultures

JOURNAL OF LAW, ECONOMICS, AND ORGANIZATION, Vol 10 No 2, 1994
Posted: 12 May 2000
Peter H. Huang and Ho-Mou Wu
University of Colorado Law School and National Taiwan University - Department of International Business

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45.

A New Options Theory for Risk Multipliers of Attorney's Fees in Federal Civil Rights Litigation

New York University Law Review, Vol. 73, No. 6, December 1998
Posted: 04 Feb 1999
Peter H. Huang
University of Colorado Law School

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46.

Real Options and the Economic Analysis of Litigation: A Preliminary Inquiry

Working Paper No. 131, John M. Olin Program in Law and Economics, Stanford Law School
Posted: 13 Jun 1998
Joseph Grundfest and Peter H. Huang
Stanford University Law School and University of Colorado Law School

Abstract: