Larry E. Ribstein Law & Economics Workshop Series 

Thursdays from 4:00 to 5:15 p.m.

August 30 (Room 215) -Aurelie Ouss, Assistant Professor, University of Pennsylvania, Department of Criminology, Incentive Structures and Criminal Justice

September 20 (Room 215) – Vladimir Atanasov, Professor of Business, Raymond A. Mason School of Business, College of William and Mary, Fraud in Open-end Mutual Funds.

September 27 (Room 215) – Alon Harel, Phillip and Estelle Mizock Chair in Administrative and Criminal Law, Hebrew University of Jerusalem, The Hand-Formula Debate: A Behavioral Analysis. 

October 4 (Room 215)–  Eric Talley, Isidor and Seville Sulzbacher Professor of Law, Columbia Law School, Informed Trading and Cybersecurity Breaches.

October 11 (Room 215) – Sarath Sanga, Assistant Professor of Law, Northwestern Pritzker School of Law, Network Effects in Corporate Governance.

October 18 (Room 215) – Griffin Edwards, Associate Professor, Collat School of Business, University of Alabama, Structured Sentencing, Exogenous Shocks, Judicial Discretion and Recidivism.

October 25 (Room 215) - J. Shahar Dillbary, James M. Kidd, Senior Professor of Law and Co-Director of the Cross Disciplinary Legal Studies Program, University of Alabama School of Law, Evidence of But-For Causation: An Experimental Analysis.

November 1 (Room 221) – Andrea Cann Chandrasekher, Acting Professor of Law, UC Davis School of Law, Arbitration Nation.


Faculty Workshops

Tuesdays from noon to 1:00 p.m.

August 28 (Room 215) -Andrew Verstein, Associate Professor of Law, Wake Forest University School of Law, The Failure of Mixed Motives Jurisprudence.   

October 9 (Room 329) – Stephen Sachs, Professor, Duke University School of Law,  Finding Law.

October 16 (Room 215) – Roberta Romano, Sterling Professor of Law and Director, Yale Law School Center for the Study of Corporate Law, Diversity in International Financial Regulation

November 6 (Room 215) - Heidi Hurd, Ross and Helen Workman Chair in Law, Professor of Philosophy, Co-Director, Program in Law and Philosophy, University of Illinois College of Law, The Virtue of Bankruptcy. 

November 13 (Room 215)- Robert T. Miller, Professor of Law and F. Arnold Daum Fellow in Corporate Law, College of Law at the University of Iowa, and Fellow at the Classical Liberal Institute, New York University, Rule 10b-5 and Business Combination Transactions.


Levy Workshops

Tuesdays from noon to 1:15 p.m. – Room 215

August 21 -Eugene Kontorovich, Professor of Law, Antonin Scalia Law School, George Mason University, The Parochial Uses of Universal Jurisdiction.   

September 4 – Hilton Root, Professor, Schar School of Policy and Government, George Mason University, Feudal Origins of the Western Legal Tradition.

September 11 – Alon Klement, Professor of Law; Director, Cegla Center for the Interdisciplinary Research of Law, Tel-Aviv University, Resolving Class Action Agency Problems through Litigation Funding.

September 18 - Eric Claeys, Professor of Law, Antonin Scalia Law School, George Mason University; TBA.

September 25 – Todd Zywicki, Professor of Law, Antonin Scalia Law School, George Mason University, The Behavioral Economics of Behavioral Law & Economics.

October 23 - David Bernstein, Professor of Law, Antonin Scalia Law School, George Mason University, The American Law of Race.

October 30– Kevin Douglas, Visiting Assistant Professor of Law, Antonin Scalia Law School, George Mason University, Moral and Policy Conflicts in the Regulation of Insider Trading.

November 27– Daniel Pi, Visiting Assistant Professor of Law, Antonin Scalia Law School, George Mason University,  Quantifying Reasonable Doubt.