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Scholarly Articles, Working Papers, and Works in Collection

September 2, 2016

Oren Bar-Gill (with Omri Ben-Shahar), Exit from Contract, 10 Actual Probs. Econ. & L. 192 (2016).  Read more...


Yochai Benkler, When von Hippel Innovation Met the Networked Environment:  Recognizing Decentralized Innovation, in Revolutionizing Innovation:  users, communities, and open innovation 195 (Dietmar Harhoff & Karim R. Lakhani, eds., 2016).

Yochai Benkler, Peer Production, the Commons, and the Future of the Firm, Strategic Org. (June 7, 2016).  Read more…

Yochai Benkler, Peer Production and Cooperation, in Handbook on the Economics of the Internet 91 (Johannes M. Bauer & Michael Latzer, eds., 2016).


Gabriella Blum (with Dustin A. Lewis & Naz K. Modirzadeh), War-Algorithm Accountability (Harvard Law School Program on International Law and Armed Conflict (PILAC), Aug. 31, 2016).  Read more…


Emily Broad Leib (with Christina Rice, Roni Neff, Marie Spiker, Ali Schklair & Sally Greenberg), Consumer Perceptions of Date Labels: National Survey (Harvard Food Law and Policy Clinic, National Consumers League & John Hopkins Center for a Livable Future, May 2016).  Read more…


Kristen Carpenter, Indian Status Is Not Racial: Understanding ICWA as a Matter of Law and Practice, Cato Unbound, Aug. 9, 2016.  Read more…

Kristen A. Carpenter (with Angela R. Riley), Owning ‘Red’:  A Theory of Indian (Cultural Appropriation, 94 Tex. L. Rev. 859 (2016).  Read more…


I. Glenn Cohen & Eli Y. Adashi, The FDA is Prohibited From Going Germline, 353 Science 545 (2016).  Read more…

I. Glenn Cohen & Eli Y. Adashi, Preventing Mitochondrial DNA Diseases: One Step Forward, Two Steps Back, 316 JAMA 273 (July 19, 2016).  Read more…

I. Glenn Cohen (with Eli Y. Adashi), Embryo Disposition Disputes: Controversies and Case Law, 46 Hastings Ctr. Rep. 13 (2016).  Read more…

I. Glenn Cohen (with Konstantin Tretyakov), Medical Assistance in Dying and ‘Suicide Tourism’ to Canada: Bill C-14 from a Comparative Perspective, J. Ethics in Mental Health, July 2016.

I. Glenn Cohen, Sperm and Egg Donor Anonymity: Legal and Ethical Issues, in The Oxford Handbook of Reproductive Ethics (Leslie Francis, ed., 2016).  Read more…

I. Glenn Cohen, The Relationship Between Bioethics and U.S. Health Law:  Past, Present, and Future, in The Oxford Handbook of U.S. Healthcare Law (I. Glenn Cohen, Allison K. Hoffman & William M. Sage, eds., 2016).

I. Glenn Cohen (with Christopher T. Robertson & Holly Fernandez Lynch), Introduction, in Nudging Health: Health Law and Behavioral Economics (Johns Hopkins Univ. Press, forthcoming 2016).  Read more…

I. Glenn Cohen, Religion and Reproductive Technology, in Law, Religion, and Health in the United States (Holly Fernandez Lynch, I. Glenn Cohen, Elizabeth Sepper eds, forthcoming 2017).  Read more…


Susan Crawford, The Limits of Net Neutrality, Backchannel (July 31, 2016).  Read more…


Andrew Manuel Crespo, Systemic Facts: Toward Institutional Awareness in Criminal Courts, 129 Harv. L. Rev. 2049 (2016).  Read more…

Andrew Manuel Crespo, Regaining Perspective: Constitutional Criminal Adjudication in the U.S. Supreme Court, 100 Minn. L. Rev. 1985 (2016).  Read more…


Christine Desan, Money as a Legal Institution, in Money in the Western Legal Tradition:  Middle Ages to Bretton Woods ch. 2 (David Fox & Wolfgang Ernst, eds., 2016).  HOLLIS


Charles Donahue, Jr., The Whole of the Constitutional History of England is a Commentary on this Charter, 94 N.C. L. Rev. 1521 (2016).


Einer Elhauge (with Thomas McGuire, Keith Drake, Raymond Hartman & Martha Starr), Resolving Reverse-Payment Settlements with the Smoking Gun of Stock Price Movements, 101 Iowa L. Rev. 1581 (2016).  Read more…

Einer Elhauge, Rehabilitating Jefferson Parish:  Why Ties Without a Substancial Foreclosure Share Should Not Be Per Se Legal, 80 Antitrust L.J. 463 (2016).  Read more…


Allen Ferrell (with Andrew H. Roper), Price Impact, Materiality, and Halliburton II, 93 Wash. U. L. Rev. 553 (2015).  Read more…


Gerald Frug, Mary Joe Frug Memorial Symposium: Introduction, 50 New Eng. L. Rev. 273 (2016).  Read more…


Jacob Gersen (with Adrian Vermeule), Thin Rationality Review, 113 Mich. L. Rev. 1355 (2016).  Read more…

Jacob Gersen & Jeannie C. Suk, Timing of Consent in The Timing of Lawmaking (Frank Fagan & Saul Levmore eds., Edward Elgar Ltd., forthcoming 2017).


Jeannie Suk Gersen, The Case Against Fox News, NewYorker.com, Aug. 26, 2016.  Read more…

Jeannie Suk Gersen,  College Students Go to Court Over Sexual Assault, NewYorker.com, Aug. 5, 2016.

Jeannie Suk Gersen, The Unintended Consequences of the Stanford Rape-Case Recall, NewYorker.com, June 17, 2016.

Jeannie Suk Gersen, The Transgender Bathroom Debate and the Looming Title IX Crisis, NewYorker.com, May 24, 2016.  Read more…

Jeannie Suk Gersen, What’s Wrong with the Redskins?, NewYorker.com, May 15, 2016.  Read more…


Mary Ann Glendon, Reclaim Human Rights, 265 First Things: A Monthly Journal of Religion & Public Life 19 (2016).  Read more…


John C.P. Goldberg (with Benjamin C. Zipursky), The Myths of Macpherson, J. Tort Law (Published online June 8, 2016).  Read more…

John C.P. Goldberg (with Benjamin C. Zipursky), The Supreme Court’s Stealth Return to the Common Law of Torts, 65 DePaul L. Rev. 433 (2016).


Jack Goldsmith, The Contributions of the Obama Administration to the Practice and Theory of International Law, 57 Harv. Int’l L.J. 1 (2016).

Jack Goldsmith (with Matthew Waxman), The Legal Legacy of Light-Footprint Warfare, 39 Wash. Q. 7 (2016).  Read more…

Jack Landman Goldsmith (with Curtis Bradley), Obama’s AUMF Legacy (Aug. 24, 2016).  Read more…


Vicki C. Jackson, Pro-Constitutional Representation:  Comparing the Role Obligations of Judges and Elected Representatives in Constitutional Democracy, 57 Wm. & Mary L. Rev. 1717 (2016).  Read more…


Louis Kaplow, The Meaning of Vertical Agreement and the Structure of Competition Law, 80 Antitrust L.J. 563 (2016).  Read more…

Louis Kaplow, Commentary on Burman, Toder, Berger, and Rohaly: “Economic and Distributional Effects of Tax Expenditure Limits” (Apr. 19, 2016).


Adriaan Lanni & Carol Steiker, A Thematic Approach to Teaching Criminal Adjudication, 60 St. Louis U. L.J. 463 (2016).


Richard J. Lazarus, Legacy of an Environmental Skeptic: the late Supreme Court Justice Antonin Scalia’s approach to environmental law reflected an intense concern about its constitutional legitimacy and worries about promoting elitism and restricting economic freedom and personal autonomy, 33 Envtl. F. 42 (2016).


Frank I. Michelman, The Unbearable Lightness of Tea Leaves: Constitutional Political Economy in Court, 94 Texas L. Rev. (forthcoming 2016).  Read more….

Frank I. Michelman, The Ghost of the Declaration Present: The Legal Force of the Declaration of Independence Regarding Acts of Congress, 89 S. Cal. L. Rev. 575 (2016). (This article appears in a Symposium on “The Declaration of Independence as Introduction to the Constitution”)  Read more…


Martha Minow, Continually Re-Thinking: What Would Mary Joe Frug Do: (A Preface to Symposium Discussions) 50 New Eng. L. Rev. 269 (2016).  Read more…


Samuel Moyn, Legal Theory among the Ruins, in In Search of Contemporary Legal Thought (Justin Desautels-Stein & Christopher Tomlins, eds., CUP, forthcoming 2016).  Read more…

Samuel Moyn, Book Review, 121 Am. Hist. Rev. 993 (2016)((reviewing Joe Renouard’s Human Rights in American Foreign Policy: From the 1960s to the Soviet Collapse).

Samuel Moyn, You Must Remember This, 247 New Republic 80 (2016)(reviewing David Rieff’s In Praise of Forgetting: Historical Memory and Its Ironies).  Read more…

Samuel Moyn, History and Political Theory: A Difficult Reunion, 19 Theory & Event 19 (2016).  Read more…

Samuel Moyn, Religious Freedom and the Fate of Secularism, in Religion, Secularism, and Constitutional Democracy 27 (Jean L. Cohen & Cecille Laborde, eds., 2016).

Samuel Moyn, Book Review, Contemp. Pol. Theory 1 (2016)(reviewing Robert Lamb’s Thomas Paine and the Idea of Human Rights (2015)).

Samuel Moyn, America, Christianity, and Beyond, 3 Critical Analysis of Law 195 (2016).  Read more…

Samuel Moyn, The Relativist Strategem, Politics, Religion & Ideology (Published online Apr. 17, 2016).  Read more…

Samuel Moyn, From Aggression to Atrocity: Rethinking the History of International Criminal Law, in The Oxford Handbook of International Criminal Law (forthcoming 2016).  Read more…

Samuel Moyn, Book Review:  Knowledge and Politics in International Law, 129 Harv. L. Rev. 2164 (2016)(reviewing David Kennedy’s A World of Struggle:  How Power, Law, and Expertise Shape Global Political Economy (2016)).  Read more…

Samuel Moyn, The Intimacies of Four Continents by Lisa Lowe, 51 Can. J. Hist. 426 (2016)(book review).

Samuel Moyn, Why the War on Terror May Never End, N.Y.T. Book Rev. June 26, 2016 at BR18 (reviewing Mark Danner’s Spiral: Trapped in the Forever War (2016)).  Read more…


Charles J. Ogletree, Jr. & Kimberly Jenkins, Neglecting the Broken Foundation of K-12 Funding, 35 Educ. Week 26 (2016).  Read more…


J. Mark Ramseyer, Nuclear Power and the Mob: Extortion in Japan, 13 J. Empirical Legal Stud. 487 (2016).  Read more…


Daphna Renan, The Fourth Amendment as Administrative Governance, 68 Stan. L. Rev. 1039 (2016).  Read more…

Daphna Renan, The FISC’s Stealth Administrative Law, in Global Intelligence Oversight: Governing Security in the Twenty-First Century ch. 6 (Zachary K. Goldman, Samuel J. Rascoff & Jane Harman, eds., 2016).


Mark J. Roe, The Trust Indenture Act of 1939 in Congress and the Courts in 2016: Bringing the SEC to the Table, 129 Harv. L. Rev. F. 360 (2016).  Read more…

Mark J. Roe, Corporate Short-Termism:  In the Boardroom and in the Courtroom, in The Oxford Handbook of Corporate Law and Governance (Jeffrey Gordon & Wolf-Georg Ringe, eds., 2016).  Read more…

Mark J. Roe (with Michael Troege), Degradation of the Financial System Due to the Structure of Corporate Taxation (European Corporate Governance Institute (ECGI) – Law Working Paper No. 317/2016, July 3, 2016).  Read more…


David Rosenberg (with Howard M. Wasserman, Sergio J. Campos, Robin Effron, Suzette M. Malveaux, Alan B. Morrison, Stephen I. Vladeck, & Adam S. Zimmerman, Brief of Complex Litigation Law Professors as Amici Curiae in Support of Respondents: Microsoft Corp. v. Baker, No. 15-147 (Fla. Int’l U. Legal Stud. Res. Paper No. 16-12; U. Miami Legal Stud. Res. Paper No. 16-27,  June 2016).  Read more…


Joseph W. Singer, Essay: Anti Anti-Paternalism, 50 New Eng. L. Rev. 277 (2016).  Read more…


Robert H. Sitkoff (with Max M. Schanzenbach), Fiduciary Financial Advice to Retirement Savers: Don’t Overlook the Prudent Investor Rule (Harv. John M. Olin Center for L., Econ., & Bus., Discussion Paper No. 867, 2016, Nw. L. & Econ. Res. Paper No. 16-11, June 13, 2016).  Read more…

Robert H. Sitkoff (with Max M. Schanzenbach), Financial Advisers Can’t Overlook the Prudent Investor Rule, J. Fin. Planning (Aug. 2016). Read more…

Robert H. Sitkoff (with David Joseph Feder), Revocable Trusts and Incapacity Planning: More than Just a Will Substitute, 24 Elder L.J. 1 (2016).  Read more…


Henry E. Smith, Fusing the Equitable Function in Private Law, in Private Law in the 21st Century (Kit Barker, Karen Fairweather & Ross Grantham, eds., forthcoming 2016).  Read more…

Henry E. Smith (with Andrew S. Gold), Sizing up Private Law (Aug. 10, 2016).  Read more…


Holger Spamann, Can Simple Mechanism Design Results Be Used to Implement the Proportionality Standard in Discovery? Comment (Harv. John M. Olin Center for L., Econ., & Bus., Discussion Paper No. 862, June 8, 2016).  Read more…


Kathryn E. Spier (with J.J. Prescott), A Comprehensive Theory of Civil Settlement, 91 N.Y.U. L. Rev. 59 (2016).  Read more…

Kathryn E. Spier (with Albert H. Choi), Taking a Financial Position in Your Opponent in Litigation (Va. L. & Econ. Res. Paper No. 3, June 29, 2016).  Read more…

Kathryn E. Spier (with Claudia M. Landeo), Stipulated Damages as a Rent-Extraction Mechanism: Experimental Evidence, 172 J. Inst. & Theoretical Econ. 235 (2016).


Carol Steiker (with Adriaan Lanni), A Thematic Approach to Teaching Criminal Adjudication, 60 St. Louis U. L.J. 463 (2016).


Michael Ashley Stein (with Alex C. Geisinger), Expressive Law and the Americans with Disabilities Act, 114 Mich. L. Rev. 1061 (2016).  Read more…

Michael Ashley Stein (with Robyn M. Powell), Persons with Disabilities and their Sexual, Reproductive, and Parenting Rights: An International and Comparative Analysis, 11 Frontiers L. China 53 (2016).  Read more…

Michael Ashley Stein (with Kjersti Skarstad), Mainstreaming Disability in the United Nations Treaty Bodies, J. Hum. Rts., forthcoming 2016.  Read more…

Michael Ashley Stein (with Amy Raub, Isabel Latz, Aleta Sprague & Jody Heymann), Constitutional Rights of Persons with Disabilities: An Analysis of 193 National Constitutions, 29 Harv. Hum. Rts. J. 203 (2016).


Alan A. Stone, John Seamon’s Memory & Movies: What Films Can Teach Us about Memory, 2016 Cerebrum: the Dana Forum on Brain Science (2016).


Guhan Subramanian (with Fernan Restrepo), The Effect of Prohibiting Deal Protection in M&A: Evidence from the United Kingdom (Aug. 8, 2016).   Read more…

Guhan Subramanian (with Fernan Restrepo), The New Look of Deal Protection, 69 Stan. L. Rev. (forthcoming 2017).  Read more…


Jeannie C. Suk (with Jacob Gersen), Timing of Consent in The Timing of Lawmaking (Frank Fagan & Saul Levmore eds., Edward Elgar Ltd., forthcoming 2017).


Cass R. Sunstein (with Lucia A. Reisch), Do Europeans Like Nudges?, 11 Judgment & Decision Making 310 (2016).  Read more…

Cass R. Sunstein (with Simon Hedlin), Does Active Choosing Promote Green Energy Use?  Experimental Evidence, 43 Ecology L.Q. 107 (2016).  Read more…

Cass R. Sunstein, Nonsectarian Welfare Statements, 10 Reg. & Governance 126 (2016).  Read more…

Cass R. Sunstein, Output Transparency vs. Input Transparency (Aug. 18, 2016).  Read more…

Cass R. Sunstein (with Sebastian Bobadilla-Suarez, Stephanie C. & Tali Sharot), How People Update Beliefs about Climate Change: Good News and Bad News (September 2, 2016).  Read more…

Cass R. Sunstein, Nudges That Fail (July 22, 2016).  Read more…

Cass R. Sunstein (with Walter Quattrociocchi & Antonio Scala), Echo Chambers on Facebook (June 13, 2016). Read more…

Cass R. Sunstein, Formalism in Constitutional Theory, Const. Comment. (forthcoming 2016).  Read more…

Cass R. Sunstein, People Prefer System 2 Nudges (Kind Of) 66 Duke L.J. (forthcoming 2016).  Read more…

Cass R. Sunstein (with Lucia A. Reisch), Climate-Friendly Default Rules, in Oxford Research Encyclopedia of Climate Science (forthcoming 2016).  Read more…

Cass R. Sunstein, On the Costs and Benefits of Mandatory Labeling, with Special Reference to Genetically Modified Foods (Aug. 17, 2016).  Read more…


Laurence H. Tribe, Transcending the Youngstown Triptych: A Multidimensional Reappraisal of Separation of Powers Doctrine, 126 Yale L.J. F. 86 (2016).  Read more…

Laurence H. Tribe & Scott Greytak, Get Foreign Political Money Out of US Elections, Boston Globe (June 22, 2016).  Read more…

Laurence H. Tribe, Will eight justices be the new normal?, Wash. Post (June 5, 2016).  Read more…

Laurence H. Tribe, Justice Divided, Delayed, and Denied: The Perils of an Empty Seat on the Court, U.S. News & World Rep. (Mar. 31, 2016).  Read more…

Laurence H. Tribe, From Judge to Justice: the case for Merrick Garland, Boston Globe, (Mar. 29, 2016).  Read more...

Laurence H. Tribe, How the Republicans Could Stop Donald Trump, Prospect Mag. (Mar. 21, 2016).  Read more…

Laurence H. Tribe, The Scalia Myth, N.Y. Rev. of Books (Feb. 27, 2016).  Read more…

Laurence H. Tribe, The Legacy of Antonin Scalia – The unrelenting provoker, Boston Globe (Feb. 17, 2016).  Read more…

Laurence H. Tribe, Scalia didn’t score the touchdowns. He redefined the playing field, Globe & Mail (Feb. 16, 2016).  Read more…

Laurence H. Tribe, Constitutional Cruz Control, Boston Globe (Jan. 12, 2016).  Read more…


Mark Tushnet, Book Review, 7 Jurisprudence 355 (2016)(review of Jean Thomas’ Public Rights, Private Relations, 2015).  Read more…

Mark Tushnet, Three Essays on Proportionality Doctrine (August 4, 2016).   Read more…

Mark Tushnet, Politics as Rational Deliberation or Theater:  A Response to ‘Institutional Flip-Flops’, 94 Tex. L. Rev. 82 (2016).  Read more…

Mark Tushnet, Notes on Some Aspects of the Taxonomy of ‘Generations’ of Rights (July 8, 2016).  Read more…

Mark Tushnet, New Institutional Mechanisms for Making Constitutional Law, in Democratizing Constitutional Law 167 (Thomas Bustamante & Bernardo Gonçalves Fernandes, eds., 2016).  HOLLIS

Mark Tushnet, The Indian Constitution Seen from Outside, in The Oxford Handbook of the Indian Constitution (Sujit Choudhry, Madhav Khosla & Pratap Bhanu Mehta, eds., 2016).  HOLLIS

Mark Tushnet, Religion and the Roberts Court: The Limits of Religious Pluralism, in Constitutional Law, in The Rise of Corporate Religious Liberty ch. 23 (Micah Schwartzman, Chad Flanders & Zoë Robinson, eds., 2016).  Read more…


Adrian Vermeule, The Third Bound, U. Pa. L. Rev. (forthcoming 2016).   Read more…

Adrian Vermeule, Encino is Banal, Yale J. on Reg., Notice & Comment (June 23, 2016).  Read more…

Adrian Vermeule, Questioning the Administrative State, Cato Unbound (May 2016).  Read more…

Adrian Vermeule, Deference and Due Process, 129 Harv. L. Rev. 1890 (2016).  Read more…

Adrian Vermeule (with Jacob Gersen), Thin Rationality Review, 113 Mich. L. Rev. 1355 (2016).  Read more…


David B. Wilkins (with Sida Liu & David M. Trubek), Mapping the Ecology of China’s Corporate Legal Sector: Globalization and its Impact on Lawyers and Society (HLS Ctr. on the Legal Profession Res. Paper No. 2016-1, July 1, 2016).  Read more…


Crystal S. Yang, Local Labor Markets and Criminal Recidivism (Harv. L. Sch. John M. Olin Ctr. for L., Econ., & Bus. Discussion Paper No. 861, June 2016).  Read more…

Crystal S. Yang (with Will Dobbie & Jacob Goldin), The Effects of Pre-Trial Detention on Conviction, Future Crime, and Employment: Evidence from Randomly Assigned Judges (NBER Working Paper No. w22511, Aug. 2016).  Read more…