Jon D. Hanson

Alfred Smart Professor of Law

Director, Project on Law and Mind Sciences

Representative Publications

Bibliography

Books

Ideology, Psychology, and Law ( Jon D. Hanson ed., Oxford University Press 2012).
(website: http://ideopsylaw.wordpress.com/)

Shorter Works in Collection

Hanson, Jon D., Kathleen Hanson & Melissa Hart. "Game Theory and Law" in Game Theory and Business Applications 233 (Kalyan Chatterjee & William Samuelson eds., Springer Science+Business Media, 2013).
Benforado, Adam & Jon D. Hanson. "Attributions and Ideologies: Two Divergent Visions of Human Behavior Behind Our Laws, Policies, and Theories" in Ideology, Psychology, and Law 298 (Jon D. Hanson ed., Oxford University Press, 2012).
Benforado, Adam & Jon D. Hanson. "Seeing Bias: Discrediting and Dismissing Accurate Attributions" in Ideology, Psychology, and Law 453 (Jon D. Hanson, Oxford University Press, 2012).
Benforado, Adam & Jon D. Hanson. "Backlash: The Reaction to Mind Sciences in Legal Academia" in Ideology, Psychology, and Law 501 (Jon D. Hanson ed., Oxford University Press, 2012).
Hanson, Jon D. "Ideology, Psychology, and Law: Introduction" in Ideology, Psychology, and Law 3 (Jon D. Hanson ed., Oxford University Press, 2012).
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Hanson, Jon D. & Mark Yeboah. "The Policy IAT" in Ideology, Psychology and Law 265 (Jon D. Hanson ed., Oxford University Press, 2012).
Hanson, Jon D., Kathleen Hanson & Melissa Hart. "Law and Economics" in A Companion to the Philosophy of Law and Legal Theory (D.M. Patterson, Wiley-Blackwell, 2010).
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Hanson, Jon D. & Douglas A. Kysar. "Taking Behavioralism Seriously" in The Legacy of Herbert Simon in Economic Analysis (Herbert Alexander Simon & Douglas A. Kysar eds., Edward Elgar, 2001).
Hanson, Jon D. & Douglas A. Kysar. "The Failure of Economic Theory and Legal Regulation" in Smoking: Risk, Perception, and Policy (Paul Slovic ed., Sage Publications, 2001).
Hanson, Jon D. & Kyle D. Logue. "The First-Party Insurance Externality" in Foundations of the Economic Approach to Law (Avery Wiener Katz, ed. (Oxford University Press, 1998).
Hanson, Jon D. & Melissa Hart. "Law and Economics" in A Companion to the Philosophy of Law and Legal Theory (D. M. Patterson ed., Oxford: Blackwell, 1996).

Articles in a Periodical

Hanson, Jon D. & Michael McCann. "Situationist Torts," 41 Loyola of Los Angeles Law Review 1345 (2008).
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Benforado, Adam & Jon D. Hanson. "Legal Academic Backlash: The Response of Legal Theorists to Situationist Insights," 57 Emory Law Journal 1087 (2008).
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Benforado, Adam & Jon D. Hanson. "Naive Cynicism: Maintaining False Perceptions in Policy Debates," 57 Emory Law Journal 499 (2008).
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Benforado, Adam & Jon D. Hanson. "The Great Attributional Divide: How Divergent Views of Human Behavior Are Shaping Legal Policy," 57 Emory Law Journal 312 (2008).
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Hanson, Jon D. & Adam Benforado. "The Drifters: Why Supreme Court Justices Drift Left," 31 Boston Review 23 (2006).
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Hanson, Jon D. & Kathleen Hanson. "The Blame Frame: Justifying (Racial) Injustice in America," 41 Harvard Civil Rights-Civil Liberties Law Review 413 (2006).
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Hanson, Jon D. & Adam Benforado. "The Costs of Dispositionism: The Premature Demise of Situationist Law and Economics," 64 University of Maryland Law Review 24 (2005).
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Chen, Ron & Jon D. Hanson. "The Illusion of Law: The Legitimating Schemas of Modern Policy and Corporate Law," 103 Michigan Law Review 1 (2004).
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Hanson, Jon D. & David Yosifon. "The Situational Character: A Critical Realist Perspective on the Human Animal," 93 Georgetown Law Journal 1 (2004).
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Chen, Ron & Jon D. Hanson. "Categorically Biased: The Influence of Knowledge Structures on Law and Legal Theory," 77 U.S. California Law Review 1103 (2004).
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Benforado, Adam, Jon D. Hanson & David Yosifon. "Broken Scales: Obesity and Justice in America," 53 Emory Law Review 1645 (2004).
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Hanson, Jon D. & David Yosifon. "The Situation: An Introduction to the Situational Character, Critical Realism, Power Economics, and Deep Capture," 152 University of Pennsylvania Law Review 129 (2003).
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Hanson, Jon D. & Douglas A. Kysar. "Taking Behavioralism Seriously: A Response to Market Manipulation," 6 Roger Williams University Law Review 259 (2000).
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Hanson, Jon D. & Douglas Kysar. "Taking Behavioralism Seriously: The Problem of Market Manipulation," 74 New York University Law Review 632 (1999).
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Hanson, Jon D. & Douglas A. Kysar. "Taking Behavioralism Seriously: Some Evidence of Market Manipulation," 112 Harvard Law Review 1420 (1999).
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Hanson, Jon D. "Hanson and Viscusi Dispute the True Costs of Smoking," 49 Harvard Law School Bulletin 24 (1998).
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Hanson, Jon D. & K. Logue. "The Costs of Cigarettes: The Economic Case for Ex Post Incentive-Based Regulation," 107 Yale Law Journal 1163 (1998).
Hanson, Jon D., Kyle Logue & Mike Zamore. "Smokers' Compensation: Toward a Blueprint for Federal Regulation of Cigarette Manufacturers," 22 Southern Illinois University Law Journal 519 (1998).
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Hanson, Jon D. & S. Croley. "The Nonpecuniary Costs of Accidents: Pain-and-Suffering Damages in Tort Law," 108 Harvard Law Review 1785 (1995).
Hanson, Jon D. & Stephen Fraidin. "Toward Unlocking Lockups," 103 Yale Law Journal 1739 (1994).
Hanson, Jon D. & Steven Croley. "Rescuing the Revolution: The Revived Case for Enterprise Liability," 91 Michigan Law Review 683 (1993).
Hanson, Jon D. & Robert Daines. "The Corporate Law Paradox: The Case for Restructuring Corporate Law," 102 Yale Law Journal 577 (1992).
Hanson, Jon D. & Steven Croley. "What Liability Crisis? An Alternative Explanation for Recent Events in Products Liability," 8 Yale Journal on Regulation 1 (1991).
Hanson, Jon D. & Kyle Logue. "The First-Party Insurance Externality: An Economic Justification for Enterprise Liability," 76 Cornell Law Review 129 (1990).

Representative Publications