Papers

Justice is Less Blind, and Less Legalistic, than We Thought: Evidence from an Experiment with Real Judges (with Lars Klöhn), 45 Journal of Legal Studies 255-280 (2016)

Monetary Liability for Breach of the Duty of Care?, 8 Journal of Legal Analysis 337-373 (2016)

Can Simple Mechanism Design Results be Used to Implement the Proportionality Standard in Discovery?: Comment, 172 Journal of Institutional and Theoretical Economics (JITE) 227-231 (2016)

The US Crime Puzzle: A Comparative Perspective on US Crime & Punishment, 18 American Law and Economics Review 33-87 (2016) (the replication code and data are available here and the technical appendix is available here)

Empirical Comparative Law, 11 Annual Review of Law and Social Science 131-153 (2015)

Fixing Public Sector Finances: The Accounting and Reporting Lever (with James Naughton), 62 UCLA Law Review 572-620 (2015)

Derivatives Trading and Negative Voting, Harvard Olin Faculty Discussion Paper No. 730 (revised 10/2014)

Legal Origins or Colonial History? (with Dan Klerman, Paul Mahoney, and Mark Weinstein), 3 Journal of Legal Analysis 379-409 (2011) (the data and code are available here or here)

The Antidirector Rights Index Revisited, 23 Review of Financial Studies 467-486 (2010) (the documentation, data, and code are available here or here)

Legal Origins, Civil Procedure, and the Quality of Contract Enforcement, 166 Journal of Institutional and Theoretical Economics 149-165 (2010) (the appendix, data, and code are available here or here)

Contemporary Legal Transplants -- Legal Families and the Diffusion of (Corporate) Law, 2009 BYU Law Review 1813-1877 (2010)

The Wages of Failure (with Lucian Bebchuk and Alma Cohen), 27 Yale Journal on Regulation 257-282 (2010) (the data documentation is available here)

Regulating Bankers' Pay (with Lucian Bebchuk), 98 Georgetown Law Journal 247-287 (2010)

Large Sample, Quantitative Research Designs for Comparative Law, 57 American Journal of Comparative Law 797-810 (2009)

The Myth of 'Rebalancing' Retaliation in WTO Dispute Settlement Practice, 9 Journal of International Economic Law 31-79 (2006)

Standard of Review for World Trade Organization Panels in Trade Remedy Cases: a Critical Analysis, 38 Journal of World Trade 509-555 (2004)

Conflict of Laws in a Federal System and an Internal Market, Jean Monnet Working Paper No. 8, 2001

Book Review (in German) of Martin Schulz, Verfassungsrechtliche Vorgaben für das Kollisionsrecht in einem Gemeinsamen Markt (1999), Rabels Zeitschrift für ausländisches und internationales Privatrecht 383-384 (2003)

Book Review (in German) of Nathalie Coipel-Cordonnier, Les conventions d’arbitrage et d’élection de for en droit international privé (1999), 8 Zeitschrift für Europäisches Privatrecht 980-982 (2000)

Teaching Materials (all free!)

Corporations: Virtual Casebook (on h2o).

Simplifiedcodes.com - The Delaware General Corporation Law, simplified (plus a guide to the federal proxy rules).

The Battle for Unocal - Unocal v. Mesa Petroleum transformed into a transactional case study.