Advanced Issues in Administrative Law and Theory

Advanced Issues in Administrative Law and Theory

Professor Adrian Vermeule, University Professor Cass Sunstein
Spring 2022 seminar
T 4:15pm - 6:15pm in WCC Room 5048
2 classroom credits

Prerequisite: Admission is by permission; applicants should submit a resume and a short (1-2 paragraph) statement of interest and relevant background by January 1, 2022 to Ellen Keng (

Exam: No Exam

We will address the place of the administrative state in the constitutional order, the design and operation of its institutions, and its relationship to law and the rule of law. Readings will include classic and contemporary academic theory in law and adjacent disciplines, caselaw, and other materials.

Subject Areas: Government Structure & Function, Regulatory Law, Legal & Political Theory