Barbara Luppi

Università degli studi di Modena e Reggio Emilia (UNIMORE) - Faculty of Business and Economics

Viale Berengario 51

41100 Modena, Modena 41100

Italy

University of St. Thomas School of Law

Visiting Professor

2115 Summit Avenue

Saint Paul, MN 55105

United States

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Scholarly Papers (28)

Optimal Remedies for Bilateral Contracts

Minnesota Legal Studies Research Paper No. 07-45
Number of pages: 48 Posted: 11 Oct 2007 Last Revised: 03 Jun 2009
Francesco Parisi, Barbara Luppi and Vincy Fon
University of Minnesota - Law School, Università degli studi di Modena e Reggio Emilia (UNIMORE) - Faculty of Business and Economics and George Washington University - Department of Economics
Downloads 1,548 (7,939)

Abstract:

Bilateral Contracts, Contract-Specific Investments, Remedies for Breach, Defense of Non-Performance, Preclusion Rules

Optimal Remedies for Bilateral Contracts

Journal of Legal Studies, Forthcoming, Minnesota Legal Studies Research Paper No. 10-56
Posted: 28 Sep 2010
Francesco Parisi, Barbara Luppi and Vincy Fon
University of Minnesota - Law School, Università degli studi di Modena e Reggio Emilia (UNIMORE) - Faculty of Business and Economics and George Washington University - Department of Economics

Abstract:

Executory Contracts, Remedies for Breach, Defense of Non-Performance, Preclusion Rule

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The Comparative Law and Economics of Frustration in Contracts

Minnesota Legal Studies Research Paper No. 09-20
Number of pages: 23 Posted: 11 Jun 2009
Marta Cenini, Barbara Luppi and Francesco Parisi
University of Milan - Faculty of Law, Università degli studi di Modena e Reggio Emilia (UNIMORE) - Faculty of Business and Economics and University of Minnesota - Law School
Downloads 694 (24,092)

Abstract:

frustration of purpose, practical impossibility, economic impossibility, risk-allocation

3.

Environmental Protection for Developing Countries: The Polluter-Does-Not-Pay Principle

International Review of Law and Economics, Forthcoming, Minnesota Legal Studies Research Paper No. 09-08
Number of pages: 41 Posted: 07 Feb 2009 Last Revised: 14 Nov 2011
Università degli studi di Modena e Reggio Emilia (UNIMORE) - Faculty of Business and Economics, University of Minnesota - Law School and Department of Economics, SUNY Purchase College
Downloads 526 (33,602)

Abstract:

environmental protection, polluter-pays principle, state laibility

4.

Self-Defeating Subsidiarity: An Economic Analysis

Minnesota Legal Studies Research Paper No. 08-15
Number of pages: 37 Posted: 17 Apr 2008 Last Revised: 17 Nov 2008
University of Bologna - Department of Economics, Università degli studi di Modena e Reggio Emilia (UNIMORE) - Faculty of Business and Economics and University of Minnesota - Law School
Downloads 384 (55,461)

Abstract:

Subsidiarity, Rule Competition, Centralization, Economies of Scope

5.

Litigation and Legal Evolution: Does Procedure Matter?

Minnesota Legal Studies Research Paper No. 10-09
Number of pages: 34 Posted: 19 Feb 2010
Barbara Luppi and Francesco Parisi
Università degli studi di Modena e Reggio Emilia (UNIMORE) - Faculty of Business and Economics and University of Minnesota - Law School
Downloads 262 (77,559)
Citation 4

Abstract:

Efficiency of the Common Law Hypothesis, Gordon Tullock, Rent-Seeking, English Rule, American Rule

6.

Double-Edged Torts

St. Thomas University School of Law Research Paper, Minnesota Legal Studies Research Paper No. 12-57
Number of pages: 26 Posted: 23 Oct 2012 Last Revised: 11 Dec 2013
Barbara Luppi, Francesco Parisi and Daniel Pi
Università degli studi di Modena e Reggio Emilia (UNIMORE) - Faculty of Business and Economics, University of Minnesota - Law School and George Mason University - Antonin Scalia Law School, Faculty
Downloads 254 (85,792)

Abstract:

role-uncertainty, specialized care, hybrid care, Restatement (Third) of Torts (2005) Sec. 3

7.

Quantitative Methods in Comparative Law

Minnesota Legal Studies Research Paper No. 12-20
Number of pages: 18 Posted: 02 May 2012
Francesco Parisi and Barbara Luppi
University of Minnesota - Law School and Università degli studi di Modena e Reggio Emilia (UNIMORE) - Faculty of Business and Economics
Downloads 240 (82,120)

Abstract:

Comparative law and economics, welfare analysis, legal origins

8.

Jury Size and the Hung-Jury Paradox

U of St. Thomas Legal Studies Research Paper No. 12-31, Minnesota Legal Studies Research Paper No. 12-01
Number of pages: 34 Posted: 06 Jan 2012 Last Revised: 24 Sep 2012
Barbara Luppi and Francesco Parisi
Università degli studi di Modena e Reggio Emilia (UNIMORE) - Faculty of Business and Economics and University of Minnesota - Law School
Downloads 225 (97,385)

Abstract:

Condorcet’s jury theorem, jury size, mistrial, cascade behavior

9.

Judicial Creativity and Judicial Errors: An Organizational Perspective

Journal of Institutional Economics (forthcoming), Minnesota Legal Studies Research Paper No. 09-09
Number of pages: 12 Posted: 22 Feb 2009 Last Revised: 14 Nov 2011
Francesco Parisi and Barbara Luppi
University of Minnesota - Law School and Università degli studi di Modena e Reggio Emilia (UNIMORE) - Faculty of Business and Economics
Downloads 221 (102,031)
Citation 1

Abstract:

judicial errors, stare decisis, jurisprudence constante

10.

Beyond Liability: Correcting Optimism Bias Through Tort Law

Queen's Law Journal, Vol. 35, No. 47, 2009, Minnesota Legal Studies Research Paper No. 10-10
Number of pages: 24 Posted: 19 Feb 2010 Last Revised: 24 Feb 2010
Barbara Luppi and Francesco Parisi
Università degli studi di Modena e Reggio Emilia (UNIMORE) - Faculty of Business and Economics and University of Minnesota - Law School
Downloads 208 (102,913)

Abstract:

Unrealistic Optimism, Debiasing, Tort Remedies, Exemption of Liability

11.

Optimal Territorial Scope of Laws

F. Parisi, V. Fon, SOURCES OF LAW: THE ECONOMICS OF LAWMAKING, Oxford University Press, 2009, Minnesota Legal Studies Research Paper No. 08-44
Number of pages: 24 Posted: 21 Nov 2008
University of Bologna - Department of Economics, Università degli studi di Modena e Reggio Emilia (UNIMORE) - Faculty of Business and Economics and University of Minnesota - Law School
Downloads 197 (118,524)
Citation 1

Abstract:

Subsidiarity, Rule Competition, Centralization, Economies of Scope

12.

Optimal Timing of Legal Intervention: The Role of Timing Rules

Minnesota Legal Studies Research Paper No. 08-45
Number of pages: 18 Posted: 21 Nov 2008
Barbara Luppi and Francesco Parisi
Università degli studi di Modena e Reggio Emilia (UNIMORE) - Faculty of Business and Economics and University of Minnesota - Law School
Downloads 195 (119,096)
Citation 1

Abstract:

Legislation, timing, option value, rules, standards

13.

Behavioral Models in Tort Law

U of St. Thomas Legal Studies Research Paper No. 12-37, Minnesota Legal Studies Research Paper No. 12-56
Number of pages: 37 Posted: 24 Oct 2012
Barbara Luppi and Francesco Parisi
Università degli studi di Modena e Reggio Emilia (UNIMORE) - Faculty of Business and Economics and University of Minnesota - Law School
Downloads 172 (117,417)

Abstract:

behavioral biases, social biases, memory biases, tort law

14.

Did the Dodd-Frank Act Impact Hedge Fund Performance?

U of St. Thomas (Minnesota) Legal Studies Research Paper No. 14-09
Number of pages: 33 Posted: 03 Feb 2014 Last Revised: 28 May 2014
Wulf A. Kaal, Barbara Luppi and Sandra Paterlini
University of St. Thomas, Minnesota - School of Law, Università degli studi di Modena e Reggio Emilia (UNIMORE) - Faculty of Business and Economics and EBS Universität für Wirtschaft und Recht
Downloads 166 (98,193)

Abstract:

Dodd-Frank Act, Hedge Funds, Performance, Regression Discontinuity Design, Difference-in-Difference Design

15.

Biasing, Debiasing, and the Law

Minnesota Legal Studies Research Paper No. 13-08, U of St. Thomas Legal Studies Research Paper No. 13-02
Number of pages: 37 Posted: 12 Feb 2013
Daniel Pi, Francesco Parisi and Barbara Luppi
George Mason University - Antonin Scalia Law School, Faculty, University of Minnesota - Law School and Università degli studi di Modena e Reggio Emilia (UNIMORE) - Faculty of Business and Economics
Downloads 149 (119,652)

Abstract:

benevolent biasing, insulating strategies, cognitive leveraging

16.

Toward an Asymmetric Coase Theorem

Minnesota Legal Studies Research Paper No. 10-55
Number of pages: 16 Posted: 28 Sep 2010
Barbara Luppi and Francesco Parisi
Università degli studi di Modena e Reggio Emilia (UNIMORE) - Faculty of Business and Economics and University of Minnesota - Law School
Downloads 145 (144,038)

Abstract:

Coase Theorem, Property-Type Remedies, Liability-Type Remedies

17.

Incentive Effects of Class Actions and Punitive Damages Under Alternative Procedural Regimes

Minnesota Legal Studies Research Paper No. 10-50
Number of pages: 15 Posted: 14 Sep 2010
Marta Cenini, Barbara Luppi and Francesco Parisi
University of Milan - Faculty of Law, Università degli studi di Modena e Reggio Emilia (UNIMORE) - Faculty of Business and Economics and University of Minnesota - Law School
Downloads 142 (152,100)
Citation 1

Abstract:

Punitive Damages, Class Actions, Loser-Pays Rule, Incentives

18.

Politics With(Out) Coase

International Review of Economics, Forthcoming, Minnesota Legal Studies Research Paper No. 11-44
Number of pages: 21 Posted: 18 Oct 2011 Last Revised: 10 Mar 2012
Barbara Luppi and Francesco Parisi
Università degli studi di Modena e Reggio Emilia (UNIMORE) - Faculty of Business and Economics and University of Minnesota - Law School
Downloads 130 (137,423)

Abstract:

political Coase theorem, political externalities, bargaining externalities, cyclicality

19.

Litigation as Rent-Seeking

U of St. Thomas Legal Studies Research Paper No. 13-07, Minnesota Legal Studies Research Paper No. 13-15
Number of pages: 21 Posted: 27 Feb 2013
Francesco Parisi and Barbara Luppi
University of Minnesota - Law School and Università degli studi di Modena e Reggio Emilia (UNIMORE) - Faculty of Business and Economics
Downloads 122 (153,829)

Abstract:

Litigation expenditures, rent-seeking, fee-shifting, bifurcation, evidence and discovery

20.

Enforcing Bilateral Promises: A Comparative Law and Economics Perspective

Minnesota Legal Studies Research Paper No. 12-03
Number of pages: 29 Posted: 09 Jan 2012
Francesco Parisi, Marta Cenini and Barbara Luppi
University of Minnesota - Law School, University of Milan - Faculty of Law and Università degli studi di Modena e Reggio Emilia (UNIMORE) - Faculty of Business and Economics
Downloads 121 (165,749)

Abstract:

Bilateral Contracts, Reliance, Remedies for Breach, Defense of Non-Performance, Plaintiff in Default, Preclusion Rules

21.

Deterrence of Wrongdoing in Ancient Law

Minnesota Legal Studies Research Paper No. 14-38
Number of pages: 27 Posted: 17 Oct 2014
University of Minnesota - Law School, George Mason University - Antonin Scalia Law School, Faculty, Università degli studi di Modena e Reggio Emilia (UNIMORE) - Faculty of Business and Economics and University of Bern - School of Law
Downloads 95 (188,319)

Abstract:

retaliation, optimal enforcement, deterrence, ancient law

22.

Productive and Unproductive Competition: A Unified Framework

Minnesota Legal Studies Research Paper No. 14-23
Number of pages: 22 Posted: 06 May 2014 Last Revised: 17 May 2016
Alice Guerra, Barbara Luppi and Francesco Parisi
Copenhagen Business School, Department of Business and Politics, Università degli studi di Modena e Reggio Emilia (UNIMORE) - Faculty of Business and Economics and University of Minnesota - Law School
Downloads 78 (199,660)

Abstract:

contests, rent seeking, unproductive competition, productive competition, patent races

23.

Are Sequential Trials Really Better than Unitary Trials?

U of St. Thomas Legal Studies Research Paper No. 12-23, Minnesota Legal Studies Research Paper No. 12-38
Number of pages: 34 Posted: 02 Sep 2012
Jef P. B. De Mot, Barbara Luppi and Francesco Parisi
Ghent University, Università degli studi di Modena e Reggio Emilia (UNIMORE) - Faculty of Business and Economics and University of Minnesota - Law School
Downloads 73 (239,294)

Abstract:

rent-seeking, litigation expenditures, sequential litigation

24.

Presumption of Negligence

Minnesota Legal Studies Research Paper No. 15-08
Number of pages: 35 Posted: 14 Mar 2015 Last Revised: 03 Feb 2017
Alice Guerra, Barbara Luppi and Francesco Parisi
Copenhagen Business School, Department of Business and Politics, Università degli studi di Modena e Reggio Emilia (UNIMORE) - Faculty of Business and Economics and University of Minnesota - Law School
Downloads 69 (206,451)

Abstract:

burden of proof, cheapest evidence-producer, best discovery-bearer

25.

Optimal Liability for Optimistic Tortfeasors

Minnesota Legal Studies Research Paper No. 13-06
Number of pages: 31 Posted: 08 Feb 2013
Barbara Luppi and Francesco Parisi
Università degli studi di Modena e Reggio Emilia (UNIMORE) - Faculty of Business and Economics and University of Minnesota - Law School
Downloads 61 (225,903)

Abstract:

optimism bias, better-than-average effect, blind-spot bias, forgiveness strategies

26.

Subsidiarity for a Changing Union

Research Handbook on Economics of European Union Law, 95-110 (Elgar, 2012), Minnesota Legal Studies Research Paper No. 12-52
Number of pages: 27 Posted: 11 Oct 2012
University of Bologna - Department of Economics, Università degli studi di Modena e Reggio Emilia (UNIMORE) - Faculty of Business and Economics and University of Minnesota - Law School
Downloads 50 (275,345)

Abstract:

subsidiarity, centralization, devolution

27.

Did the Dodd-Frank Act Impact Private Fund Performance? – Evidence from 2010-2015

Number of pages: 28 Posted: 11 Jul 2015 Last Revised: 15 Mar 2016
Wulf A. Kaal, Barbara Luppi and Sandra Paterlini
University of St. Thomas, Minnesota - School of Law, Università degli studi di Modena e Reggio Emilia (UNIMORE) - Faculty of Business and Economics and EBS Universität für Wirtschaft und Recht
Downloads 37 (138,130)

Abstract:

Dodd-Frank Act, Private Funds, Performance, Regression Discontinuity Design

28.

Standards of Proof and Civil Litigation: A Game-Theoretic Analysis

Minnesota Legal Studies Research Paper No. 16-18
Number of pages: 38 Posted: 19 May 2016 Last Revised: 03 Feb 2017
Alice Guerra, Barbara Luppi and Francesco Parisi
Copenhagen Business School, Department of Business and Politics, Università degli studi di Modena e Reggio Emilia (UNIMORE) - Faculty of Business and Economics and University of Minnesota - Law School
Downloads 0 (345,927)

Abstract:

litigation, evidence standard, rent seeking