The Future of Law & Economics and the Legacy of Guido Calabresi

Boston University School of Law
765 Commonwealth Ave, Room 101, Redstone Building
June 1-2, 2017

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The conference will examine methodological, institutional and conceptual issues raised by Guido Calabresi in his new book, The Future of Law and Economics, and in his other writings. Several scholars and judges will participate, including Judge Calabresi, Judge Richard Posner, and Judge Alex Kozinski. The European Journal of Law & Economics will publish many of the papers from this upcoming conference.

Please find the full conference program here.

 

Presenters & Discussants

  • Brian Bix, University of Minnesota Law School and Department of Philosophy
  • Philip Bobbitt, Columbia Law School
  • Robert Bone, University of Texas Law School at Austin
  • Guido Calabresi, U.S. Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit and Yale Law School
  • Stacey Dogan, Boston University School of Law
  • John Donahue, Stanford Law School
  • Wendy Gordon, Boston University School of Law (co-organizer)
  • Keith Hylton, Boston University School of Law
  • Louis Kaplow, Harvard Law School
  • Daniel B. Kelly, Notre Dame Law School
  • Hon. Alex Kozinski, U.S. Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit
  • Gary Lawson, Boston University School of Law
  • Peter Leeson, Department of Economics George Mason University
  • Glynn Lunney, Texas A&M Law School
  • Alain Marciano, Université de Montpellier (co-organizer)
  • Daniel Markovits, Yale Law School
  • A. Douglas Melamed, Stanford Law School
  • Mike Meurer, Boston University School of Law
  • Frank Michelman, Harvard Law School
  • Daniel Munoz, Graduate Student in Philosophy at MIT
  • Richard Posner, U.S. Court of Appeals for the Seventh Circuit and University of Chicago Law School
  • David Pozen, Columbia Law School
  • Giovanni Ramello, Universtà del Piemonte Orientale (co-organizer)
  • Andrei Shleifer, Harvard University Department of Economics
  • Henry Smith, Harvard Law School
  • Fred Tung, Boston University School of Law
  • Rory Van Loo, Boston University School of Law
  • David Walker, Boston University School of Law
  • Eyal Zamir, Hebrew U. Jerusalem
  • Kathryn Zeiler, Boston University School of Law

All—including faculty, students, and the general public—are welcome to attend. For academic questions, contact Professor Wendy Gordon at wgordon@bu.edu; for logistics questions including parking passes, please contact Ms. Paula Higgins Baker at pshbaker@bu.edu or 617-353-2885.

Please RSVP here.

Find our conference flyer here.

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