Jonathan Baron Jonathan Baron
Jonathan Baron is Professor of Psychology at the University of Pennsylvania. He studies intuitions and judgment biases that impede maximization of utility. He is the editor of the journal Judgment and Decision Making and a consulting editor to the Journal of Behavioral Decision Making and the Journal of Legal Analysis. He holds a secondary appointment at the Wharton School and is a senior fellow at the Leonard Davis Institute and the Wharton Risk Center.
Matthew Baum Matthew A. Baum
Matthew A. Baum is Marvin Kalb Professor of Global Communications and Professor of Public Policy at Harvard's John F. Kennedy School of Government. His research focuses on the domestic sources of foreign policy and the role of the mass media and public opinion in contemporary politics. He is the author of Soft News Goes to War: Public Opinion and American Foreign Policy in the New Media Age and War Stories: The Causes and Consequences of Public Views of War.
Lori Bennear Lori S. Bennear
Lori S. Bennear is Assistant Professor of Environmental Economics and Policy at the Nicholas School of the Environment, Duke University. Her research focuses on evaluating the effectiveness of nontraditional environmental policies, including information disclosure regulations and management- based regulations. She received a Ph.D. in public policy from Harvard University in 2004, an M.A. in economics from Yale in 1996, and an A.B. in economics and environmental studies from Occidental College in 1995.
William Bratton William W. Bratton
William W. Bratton is Nicholas F. Gallicchio Professor of Law at the University of Pennsylvania Law School. He writes on business law, bringing an interdisciplinary perspective to a wide range of subjects that encompass corporate governance, corporate finance, accounting, corporate legal history, and comparative corporate law. His book, Corporate Finance: Cases and Materials, is the leading law school text on the subject.
Chris Carrigan Christopher Carrigan
Christopher Carrigan is Assistant Professor of Public Policy and Public Administration at the George Washington University Trachtenberg School of Public Policy and Public Administration. Previously a Regulation Fellow with the Penn Program on Regulation at the University of Pennsylvania Law School, his research examines the impacts of organizational characteristics and political forces on the behavior of government regulatory agencies. He received a Ph.D. from the Harvard Kennedy School of Government and an M.B.A. from the University of Chicago.
Cary Coglianese Cary Coglianese
Cary Coglianese is Edward B. Shils Professor of Law and Professor of Political Science and Director of the Penn Program on Regulation at the University of Pennsylvania Law School. He specializes in the study of regulation and regulatory processes, with a particular emphasis on empirical evaluation of alternative regulatory strategies. He is the founder and faculty advisor to The Regulatory Review and co- editor of Import Safety: Regulatory Governance in the Global Economy , also published by the University of Pennsylvania Press.
Eric Helland Eric Helland
Eric Helland is Robert J. Lowe Professor of Economics at Claremont McKenna College and a senior economist at the RAND Corporation. He has been senior economist at the Council of Economic Advisors, a visiting professor of economics at the Stigler Center for the Study of the Economy and the State at the University of Chicago, and a visiting professor of law at UCLA and USC.
Jonathan Klick Jonathan Klick
Jonathan Klick is Professor of Law at the University of Pennsylvania Law School. His work focuses on identifying the causal effects of laws and regulations on individual behavior using cutting- edge econometric tools. His research has addressed a host of issues, including the relationship between abortion access and risky sex, the health behaviors of diabetics, the effect of police on crime, addiction as rational choice, and how liability exposure affects the labor market for physicians.
Adam Levitin Adam J. Levitin
Adam J. Levitin is Professor of Law at the Georgetown University Law Center. He specializes in bankruptcy, commercial law, and financial regulation, with recent research focusing on consumer and housing finance, payments, and debt restructuring.
Adam McEnroe William T. McEnroe
William T. McEnroe is an associate at Dechert LLP. He holds a B.A. from the University of Pennsylvania and a J.D. from the University of Pennsylvania Law School. He served as a law clerk with the U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Pennsylvania and on the editorial board of the University of Pennsylvania Law Review.
Susan Moffitt Susan L. Moffitt
Susan L. Moffitt is Mary Tefft and John Hazen White Sr. Assistant Professor of Political Science and Public Policy at Brown University. Her research focuses on the development, distribution, and use of knowledge in government agencies, with particular emphasis on pharmaceutical regulation and on elementary and secondary education policy.
CHristopher Poliquin Christopher Poliquin
Christopher Poliquin is a research associate at the Harvard Business School. He holds a B.A. in philosophy, politics, and economics from the University of Pennsylvania.
Roberta Romano Roberta Romano
Roberta Romano is Sterling Professor of Law and director of the Yale Law School Center for the Study of Corporate Law. Her research has focused on state competition for corporate charters, the political economy of takeover regulation, shareholder litigation, institutional investor activism, and financial market regulation. She is a fellow of the American Academy of Arts and Sciences and the European Corporate Governance Institute and a research associate of the National Bureau for Economic Research.
Roberta ruger Theodore W. Ruger
Theodore W. Ruger is Professor of Law at the University of Pennsylvania Law School. He teaches and writes in the areas of constitutional law, health law, and pharmaceutical regulation. His scholarship brings fresh insight to the study of some of the oldest questions of American law— namely, the justifications for, and empirical contours of, the application of judicial authority. In exploring these issues, Ruger supplements traditional legal analysis with the methods of history and political science.
Roberta viscusi W. Kip Viscusi
W. Kip Viscusi is University Distinguished Professor of Law, Economics, and Management at Vanderbilt University and co- director of Vanderbilt's Ph.D. Program in Law and Economics. He has also been a professor at Harvard, Duke, and Northwestern Universities. Viscusi is the author of more than twenty books and three hundred articles, most of which focus on different aspects of health and safety risks. He is the founding editor of the Journal of Risk and Uncertainty.
Michael Wachter Michael L. Wachter
Michael L. Wachter is William B. Johnson Professor of Law and Economics at the University of Pennsylvania Law School. He specializes in law and economics, with his current research focusing on topics of corporate law, corporate finance, and labor law and economics. Since 1984, he has served as a director of the Institute for Law and Economics, a nationally recognized center that focuses on cutting- edge issues in corporate governance and corporate finance.
Susan Wachter Susan M. Wachter
Susan M. Wachter is Richard B. Worley Professor of Financial Management and Professor of Real Estate and Finance at the Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania. She also is Professor of City and Regional Planning at Penn Design and co- director of the University of Pennsylvania's Institute of Urban Research. An expert in mortgage and real estate markets, she served as assistant secretary of policy development and research from 1998 to 2001 at the Department of Housing and Urban Development.
Jason Yackee Jason Webb Yackee
Jason Webb Yackee is Assistant Professor of Law at the University of Wisconsin Law School. He works on issues of international investment law, international economic relations, foreign arbitration, and administrative law and politics. His latest article, "Breaking the Myth of Ossification," appears in the George Washington Law Review.
Susan Yackee Susan Webb Yackee
Susan Webb Yackee is Associate Professor of Political Science and Public Affairs at the University of Wisconsin— Madison. Her research focuses on regulation, public management, and the politics of the policymaking process. Her most recent article, "Lobbying Coalitions and Government Policy Change: An Analysis of Federal Agency Rulemaking," appears in the Journal of Politics.
Richard Zeckhauser Richard Zeckhauser
Richard Zeckhauser is Frank P. Ramsey Professor of Political Economy at the Kennedy School of Government at Harvard University. Regulation and uncertainty have been themes of his work over many years. He examines humans' poor performance in dealing with uncertainty due to behavioral propensities, misestimated probabilities, and poorly structured incentives. Zeckhauser is an elected fellow of the Econometric Society, the Institute of Medicine (National Academy of Sciences), and the American Academy of Arts and Sciences.