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Recent Faculty Scholarship

2023

Abbe R. Gluck
PLAINTIFFS' PROCESS: CIVIL PROCEDURE, MDL, AND A DAY IN COURT
Burch, Elizabeth Chamblee, and Abbe R. Gluck."PLAINTIFFS'PROCESS: CIVIL PROCEDURE, MDL, AND A DAY IN COURT." The Review of Litigation 42.3 (2023): 225-265.

John H. Langbein
ERISA'S ROLE IN THE DEMISE OF DEFINED BENEFIT PENSION PLANS IN THE UNITED STATES
Langbein, John H. "ERISA's Role in the Demise of Defined Benefit Pension Plans in the United States." Elder LJ 31 (2023): 1.

Daniel Markovits
THROUGH THIN AND THICK: COMMENTS
Connecticut Journal of International Law; Spring2023, Vol. 38 Issue 2, p121-134, 14p

 

Aslı Ü. Bâli 
The Limits of Prodemocratic International Law in Europe
Bali, Asli U. "The Limits of Prodemocratic International Law in Europe." Chi. J. Int'l L. 23 (2022): 45.

Lauren Benton
To the uttermost parts of the earth: legal imagination and international power*
Benton, Lauren. "To the uttermost parts of the earth: legal imagination and international power, 1300–1870: by Martti Koskenniemi, Cambridge, Cambridge University Press, 2021, 1124 pp,£ 65.99 (pbk), ISBN-10: 0521745349; ISBN-13: 0521745345-978." (2022): 204-209.

Henry Hansmann
The Governance of Foundation-Owned Firms*
Hansmann, Henry, and Steen Thomsen. "The governance of foundation-owned firms." Journal of Legal Analysis 13.1 (2021): 172-230.

Oona Hathaway
The Rise of Nonbinding International Agreements: An Empirical, Comparative, and Normative Analysis
Bradley, Curtis, Jack Landman Goldsmith, and Oona A. Hathaway. "The Rise of Nonbinding International Agreements: An Empirical, Comparative, and Normative Analysis." University of Chicago Law Review 90 (2023).

Elizabeth Hinton
The Discriminatory Purpose of the 1994 Crime Bill
Biale, Noam, Elizabeth Hinton, and Elizabeth Ross. "The Discriminatory Purpose of the 1994 Crime Bill." Harv. L. & Pol'y Rev. 16 (2021): 115.

Jonathan R. Macey
FRAUD IN A LAND OF PLENTY
Macey, Jonathan R. "Fraud in a Land of Plenty." Northwestern University Law Review 118.1 (2023): 227-262.

Nicholas R. Parrillo
Gregory Ablavsky, Federal Ground: Governing Property and Violence in the First U.S. Territories*
Parrillo, Nicholas R. "Gregory Ablavsky, Federal Ground: Governing Property and Violence in the First US Territories." (2021): 338-340.

Judith Resnik
Representing What? Gender, Race, Class, and the Struggle for the Identity and the Legitimacy of Courts
Resnik, Judith. "Representing What? Gender, Race, Class, and the Struggle for the Identity and the Legitimacy of Courts." The Law & Ethics of Human Rights 15.1 (2021): 1-91.

Cristina M. Rodríguez
THE SUPREME COURT 2020 TERM FOREWORD: REGIME CHANGE
Change, Regime. "THE SUPREME COURT 2020 TERM." (2021).

 

Scott Shapiro
Proximate Cause Explained: An Essay in Experimental Jurisprudence
Knobe, Joshua, and Scott Shapiro. "Proximate Cause Explained: An Essay in Experimental Jurisprudence’(2021)." The University of Chicago Law Review 88: 165.

Ian Ayres
Sunsets Are for Suckers: An Experimental Test of Sunset Clauses
Underhill, Kristen, and Ian Ayres. "Sunsets Are for Suckers: An Experimental Test of Sunset Clauses." Harv. J. on Legis. 59 (2022): 101.

Aslı Ü. Bâli 
Artificial States and the Remapping of the Middle East
Bali, Asli U. "Artificial states and the remapping of the Middle East." Vand. J. Transnat'l L. 53 (2020): 405.

Guido Calabresi
ON TORT LAW’S DUALISMS
Calabresi, Guido, and Spencer Smith. "On Tort law's dualisms." Harv. L. Rev. F. 135 (2021): 184.

Justin Driver
THREE HAIL MARYS: CARSON, KENNEDY, AND THE FRACTURED DÉTENTE OVER RELIGION AND EDUCATION
Driver, Justin. "Three Hail Marys: Carson, Kennedy, and the Fractured Détente Over Religion and Education." Harv. L. Rev. 136 (2022): 208.

E. Donald  Elliott & Daniel C. Esty
Environmental Law for the 21st Century
Elliott, E. Donald, and Daniel C. Esty. "Environmental Law for the 21st Century." Pace Environmental Law Review 40.3 (2023): 454.

Paul W. Kahn
A Scholarship of Engagement*
Kahn, Paul W. "A Scholarship of Engagement." German Law Journal 24.4 (2023): 752-758.

Anika Singh Lemar
Anticipating the Impact of the White House's Blueprint for a Renter Bill of Rights
Cummings, Nathan, and Anika Singh Lemar. "Anticipating the Impact of the White House's Blueprint for a Renter Bill of Rights." (2023).

Yair Listokin
The Board-Room Where It Happens—A Research Note*
Listokin, Yair. "The Board-Room Where It Happens—A Research Note." American Law and Economics Review 24.2 (2022): 706-720.

Monetary Finance
Galle, Brian, and Yair Listokin. "Monetary Finance." Tax L. Rev. 75 (2021): 137.

Better Rules for Worse Economies: Efficient Legal Rules Over the Business Listokin, Yair, and Peter Bassine. "Better rules for worse economies: efficient legal rules over the business cycle." Harv. Bus. L. Rev. 12 (2022): 55.

John D. Morley & Taisu Zhang
The Modern State and the Rise of the Business Corporation
Zhang, Taisu, and John D. Morley. "The modern state and the rise of the business corporation." Yale LJ 132 (2022): 1970.

Douglas NeJaime
How Functional Parent Doctrines Function: Findings from an Empirical Study
Joslin, Courtney G., and Douglas NeJaime. "How Functional Parent Doctrines Function: Findings from an Empirical Study." J. Am. Acad. Matrimonial Law. 35 (2022): 589.

DOMESTIC VIOLENCE AND FUNCTIONAL PARENT DOCTRINES
Joslin, Courtney G., and Douglas NeJaime. "Domestic Violence and Functional Parent Doctrines." (2023).

Robert C. Post
COMMENT ON FREEDOM OF EXPRESSION IN AMERICAN LEGAL EDUCATION
Post, Robert. "Comment on Freedom of Expression in American Legal Education." Hofstra L. Rev. 51 (2022): 667.

Susan Rose-Ackerman
Fuzzy Sets and Vague Language: Margit Cohn’s A Theory of the Executive Branch*
Rose-Ackerman, Susan. "Fuzzy Sets and Vague Language: Margit Cohn’s A Theory of the Executive Branch." Jerusalem Review of Legal Studies 27.1 (2023): 144-157.

TRANSNATIONAL BUSINESS DEALS AND THE PROFESSIONAL OBLIGATIONS OF LAWYERS
Rose-Ackerman, Susan. "Transnational Business Deals and the Professional Obligations of Lawyers." Colum. Hum. Rts. L. Rev. 54 (2022): 673.

David Schleicher
WHAT IS PROPERTY LAW IN AN AGE OF STATUTES AND REGULATION?: A REVIEW OF PROPERTY: PRINCIPLES AND POLICIES BY THOMAS MERRILL, HENRY SMITH AND MAUREEN BRADY*
HILLS JR, RODERICK M., and DAVID SCHLEICHER. "WHAT IS PROPERTY LAW IN AN AGE OF STATUTES AND REGULATION?: A REVIEW OF PROPERTY: PRINCIPLES AND POLICIES BY THOMAS MERRILL, HENRY SMITH AND MAUREEN BRADY." New York University Annual Survey of American Law 79.1 (2023).

Reva B. Siegel
HOW "HISTORY AND TRADITION" PERPETUATES INEQUALITY: DOBBS ON ABORTION'S NINETEENTH-CENTURY CRIMINALIZATION
Siegel, Reva B. "How" History and Tradition" Perpetuates Inequality: Dobbs on Abortion's Nineteenth-Century Criminalization." Hous. L. Rev. 60 (2022): 901.

Kate Stith
Marvin Frankel's Sentencing Reform Journey: 1970-1978*
Stith, Kate, and Kenneth P. Coleman. "Marvin Frankel’s Sentencing Reform Journey: 1970–1978." Federal Sentencing Reporter 35.4-5 (2023): 288-292.

Gerald Torres
Nepantla/Coatlicue/Conocimiento
Torres, Gerald. "Nepantla/Coatlicue/Conocimiento." Michigan Law Review 121.6 (2023): 1147-1162.

IN MEMORIAM: PROFESSOR LANI GUINIER
Ifill, Sherrilyn, et al. "In memoriam: Professor Lani Guinier." HARVARD LAW REVIEW 136.3 (2023): 743-756.

Tom R. Tyler
ELEVATING TRUST IN PROSECUTORS: ENHANCING LEGITIMACY BY INCREASING TRANSPARENCY USING A PROCESS-TRACING APPROACH
Vardsveen, Trace C., and Tom R. Tyler. "Elevating Trust in Prosecutors: Enhancing Legitimacy by Increasing Transparency Using a Process-Tracing Approach." Fordham Urb. LJ 50 (2022): 1153.

 

Anne Alstott

Psychological Parenthood
Minnesota Law Review; 2022, Vol. 106 Issue 5, p2363-2439, 77p

 

Akhil Reed Amar 
After Words
Constitutional Commentary; Spring2022, Vol. 37 Issue 1, p69-82, 14p

 

Why Words?
Michigan State Law Review; 2022, Vol. 2022 Issue 2, p387-409, 23p

 

Eradicating Bush-League Arguments Root and Branch: The Article II Independent-State-Legislature Notion and Related Rubbish
Supreme Court Review; 2022, Vol. 2021 Issue 1, p1-51, 51p

 

Ian Ayres
Affirmative action still hasn't been shown to reduce the number of black lawyers: A response to Sander
69 International Review of Law & Economics 1 (Mar2022).

 

Aslı Ü. Bâli 
The Limits of Prodemocratic International Law in Europe
Chicago Journal of International Law; 2022, Vol. 23 Issue 1, p45-61, 17p

 

Book: Federalism and decentralization in the contemporary Middle East and North Africa

 

Jack M. Balkin

Constitutional Memories
William & Mary Bill of Rights Journal; Dec2022, Vol. 31 Issue 2, p307-360, 54p

 

Reform Social Media, Reform Informational Capitalism, in Lee C. Bollinger and Geoffrey R. Stone, eds., Social Media, Freedom of Speech, and the Future of our Democracy (Oxford University Press, 2022).*

 

Lea Brilmayer
Jurisdictional Problems, Comity Solutions
Texas Law Review; Jun2022, Vol. 100 Issue 7, p1373-1403, 31p

 

Femi Cadmus
Technology, Legal Information, and Access to Justice in Africa, in The Routledge Handbook of African Law: A Historical, Political, Social, and Economic Context of Law in Africa (Muna Ndulo & Cosmas Emeziem eds., 2021, Routledge)*

 

Guido Calabresi
Remarks on my Mentor, Robert Cover
Touro Law Review; 2022, Vol. 37 Issue 4, p1-6, 6p

 

Amy Chua
Book: Golden Gate

 

Fiona Doherty
"Breach of Trust" and U.S. v. Haymond
Federal Sentencing Reporter; Jun2022, Vol. 34 Issue 5, p274-281, 8p

Justin Driver

Brown and Red: Defending Jim Crow in Cold War America
Stanford Law Review; Mar2022, Vol. 74 Issue 3, p447-514, 68p

 

Assessing Affirmative Action’s Diversity Rationale
Columbia Law Review; Feb2022, Vol. 122 Issue 2, p331-405, 75p

 

Robert C. Ellickson

Empirical Research in Property: Vicki Been as a Role Model
Brigham-Kanner Property Rights Journal; Sep2022, Vol. 11, p33-41, 9p

 

Property in Land in the Early United States
Yale Journal of Law & the Humanities; 2022, Vol. 33 Issue 2, p274-277, 4p

 

Stale Real Estate Covenants
William & Mary Law Review; May2022, Vol. 63 Issue 6, p1831-1867, 37p

 

America’s Frozen Neighborhoods: The Abuse of Zoning (Yale University Press, 2022)

 

William N. Eskridge Jr.

Reliance Interests in Statutory and Constitutional Interpretation
Vanderbilt Law Review; Apr2023, Vol. 76 Issue 3, p681-771, 91p


Daniel C. Esty
Zeroing in on Net-Zero: From Soft Law to Hard Law in Corporate Climate Change Pledges
University of Colorado Law Review; Summer2023, Vol. 94 Issue 3, p635-679, 45p

 

DESIGNING EFFECTIVE BORDER CARBON ADJUSTMENT MECHANISMS: ALIGNING THE GLOBAL TRADE AND CLIMATE CHANGE REGIMES
Arizona Law Review; 2023, Vol. 65 Issue 1, p1-41, 41p

 

Au Revoir to Doux Commerce: Building a New Foundation for Global Trade*
Journal of International Economic Law, Volume 25, Issue 3, September 2022, P516–52

 

Heather K. Gerken

THE MYTH OF THE LABORATORIES OF DEMOCRACY
Columbia Law Review; Dec2022, Vol. 122 Issue 8, p2187-2240, 54p

 

Abbe R. Gluck

The Orthodox, and Unorthodox, RBG: Administrative Law and Civil Procedure
George Washington Law Review; Dec2022, Vol. 90 Issue 6, p1532-1571, 40p

 

Robert W. Gordon
Book: The American Law Institute : a centennial history

 

Oona A. Hathaway
HAS THE ALIEN TORT STATUTE MADE A DIFFERENCE?: A HISTORICAL, EMPIRICAL, AND NORMATIVE ASSESSMENT
Cornell Law Review; Jul2022, Vol. 107 Issue 5, p1205-1318, 114p

 

Introductory Remarks by Oona Hathaway*
Proceedings of the ASIL Annual Meeting, Volume 115, p83-95

 

Paul W. Kahn

Book: Democracy in our America : can we still govern ourselves?

 

Amy Kapczynski

The Public History of Trade Secrets
U.C. Davis Law Review; Feb2022, Vol. 55 Issue 3, p1367-1443, 77p

 

Anthony T. Kronman
Book: After disbelief : on disenchantment, disappointment, eternity, and joy

 

John Langbein
The Turn to Confession Bargaining in German Criminal Procedure: Causes and Comparisons with American Plea Bargaining*
The American Journal of Comparative Law, Volume 70, Issue 1, March 2022, Pages 139–161

 

Zachary Liscow

Democratizing Behavioral Economics
Yale Journal on Regulation; 2022, Vol. 39 Issue 3, p1217-1290, 74p

 

Why Is So Much Redistribution In-Kind and Not in Cash? Evidence from a Survey Experiment*
National Tax Journal, Volume 75, Issue 2, June 2022, Pages225-444

Jonathan Macey

TOWARD A "TENDER OFFER" MARKET FOR LABOR REPRESENTATION
Boston College Law Review; Oct2022, Vol. 63 Issue 7, p2111-2168, 58p

 

ESG Investing: Why Here? Why Now?
Berkeley Business Law Journal; 2022, Vol. 19 Issue 2, p258-291, 34p

 

Daniel Markovits

Democratizing Behavioral Economics
Yale Journal on Regulation; 2022, Vol. 39 Issue 3, p1217-1290, 74p

 

A New Genre for a Discipline Made New*
German Law Journal (2022), 23, pp. 818–825

 

CONSUMER LAW AS AN AXIS OF ECONOMIC INEQUALITY
Boston University Law Review; May2022, Vol. 102 Issue 4, p1169-1184, 16p

 

Jerry L.  Mashaw

Peter Shane and the Rule of Law
Ohio State Law Journal; 2022, Vol. 83 Issue 2, p207-215, 9p

 

Samuel Moyn

Review, International Law and the Politics of History, by Anne Orford*
American Journal of International Law, Volume 116, Issue 4, October 2022, pp. 895- 900

 

The Ghost of John Hart Ely
Vanderbilt Law Review; Apr2022, Vol. 75 Issue 3, p769-821, 53p

 

Douglas NeJaime

HOW PARENTHOOD FUNCTIONS
Columbia Law Review; Mar2023, Vol. 123 Issue 2, p319-433, 115p

 

MULTI-PARENT FAMILIES, REAL AND IMAGINED
Fordham Law Review; May2022, Vol. 90 Issue 6, p2561-2589, 29p

 

Psychological Parenthood
Minnesota Law Review; 2022, Vol. 106 Issue 5, p2363-2439, 77p

 

Claire Priest
Book: Credit Nation Property Laws and Institutions in Early America

 

Carol Rose
WHAT EJ HAS TO DO WITH IT: VICKI BEEN'S EMPIRICISM IN THE FORGE OF ENVIRONMENTAL JUSTICE
Brigham-Kanner Property Rights Journal; Sep2022, Vol. 11, p25-32, 8p

 

PROPERTY LAW AND INEQUALITY: LESSONS FROM RACIALLY RESTRICTIVE COVENANTS
Northwestern University Law Review; 2022, Vol. 117 Issue 1, p225-249, 25p

 

A Glimpse of Early Modern Governance in Claire Priest's Credit Nation

Yale Journal of Law & the Humanities; 2022, Vol. 33 Issue 2, p288-295, 8p

 

Susan Rose-Ackerman
HYPER-PRESIDENTIAL ADMINISTRATION: EXECUTIVE POLICYMAKING IN LATIN AMERICA
Arizona Law Review; 2022, Vol. 64 Issue 4, p1097-1184, 88p

 

David Schleicher
Why We Can't Have Nice Place-Based Policies: A Review of David Wessel's

Only the Rich Can Play*
Journal of Affordable Housing and Community Development Law, 2022, 31(1), 19-25

 

Book: In a bad state: responding to state and local budget crises

 

Alan Schwartz
Contract Remedies for New-Economy Collaborations

Texas Law Review; Mar2023, Vol. 101 Issue 4, p749-810, 62p

 

Scott J. Shapiro

Book: Fancy Bear goes phishing : the dark history of the information age, in five extraordinary hacks

 

Reva B. Siegel

Memory Games: Dobbs's Originalism as Anti-Democratic Living Constitutionalism--and Some Pathways for Resistance
Texas Law Review; Apr2023, Vol. 101 Issue 5, p1127-1204, 78p

 

EQUAL PROTECTION IN DOBBS AND BEYOND: HOW STATES PROTECT LIFE INSIDE AND OUTSIDE OF THE ABORTION CONTEXT
Columbia Journal of Gender & Law; Fall2022, Vol. 43 Issue 1, p67-97, 31p

 

Norman Silber

Book: Outside in : the oral history of Guido Calabresi

 

Tom R. Tyler
Book: Advanced introduction to law and psychology

 

John Fabian Witt

FORESEEABILITY CONVENTIONS
Cardozo Law Review; Feb2023, Vol. 44 Issue 3, p1075-1141, 67p

 

Garland's Million; or, the Tragedy and Triumph of Legal History: American Society for Legal History Plenary Lecture, New Orleans, 2021*
Law and History Review, 2022, Vol 40 , Issue 1, p123–147

 

TORT LAW'S NEW QUARANTINISM: RACE AND COERCION IN THE AGE OF A NOVEL CORONAVIRUS
DePaul Law Review; Spring2022, Vol. 71 Issue 2, p613-634, 22p

 

Gideon Yaffe
Revisiting the “But Everybody Does That!” Defense*
Law and Philosophy, 2022, Volume 41, p419–440

 

 

Taisu Zhang 
Foreword: From Ownership to Credit
Yale Journal of Law & the Humanities; 2022, Vol. 33 Issue 2, p223-226, 4p