Volume 10

Issue 10.3 [PDF]


Tenth Anniversary Symposium: The Unique Contributions of Armen Alchian, Robert Bork, and James Buchanan

Keynote Address

Todd J. Zywicki, Is There a George Mason School of Law and Economics?, 10 J.L. Econ. & Pol’y 543 (2014)

Panel 1: Armen A. Alchian

Geoffrey A. Manne & Todd J. Zywicki, Uncertainty, Evolution, and Behavioral Economic Theory, 10 J.L. Econ. & Pol’y 555 (2014)

Joshua D. Wright, Some Reflections on Armen Alchian’s Contributions to George Mason University School of Law and the Federal Judiciary, 10 J.L. Econ. & Pol’y 581 (2014)

Fred S. McChesney, Magnus Magister: An Affectionate Appreciation of Armen Alchian, 10 J.L. Econ. & Pol’y 589 (2014)

Panel 2: Robert H. Bork

Douglas H. Ginsburg & Taylor M. Owings, Since Bork, 10 J.L. Econ. & Pol’y 599 (2014)

Jonathan H. Adler, Robert Bork & Commercial Speech, 10 J.L. Econ. & Pol’y 615 (2014)

John Harrison, Public Choice and Judicial Virtue, 10 J.L. Econ. & Pol’y 633 (2014)

Panel 3: James M. Buchanan

Peter Boettke & Liya Palagashvili, James Buchanan’s Contributions to Constitutional Political Economy, Institutional Analysis, and Self-Governance, 10 J.L. Econ. & Pol’y 649 (2014)

John O. McGinnis, Public Choice Originalism: Bork, Buchanan, and the Escape from the Progressive Paradigm, 10 J.L. Econ. & Pol’y 669 (2014)

David D. Haddock, The Relevant Theory of Irrelevant Externalities: Buchanan, Coase, and Pigou, 10 J.L. Econ. & Pol’y 689 (2014).

Issue 10.2 [PDF]


Michael P. Stone & Thomas J. Miceli, The Impact of Frivolous Lawsuits on Deterrence: Do They Have Some Redeeming Value?, 10 J.L. Econ. & Pol’y 301 (2014)

Michael M. Sandez, Nature Abhors a Vacuum and So Do Local Governments: But Vacant Property Ordinances Go Too Far, 10 J.L. Econ. & Pol’y 345 (2014)

Student Comments

Michael Rogers, Betting the Farm: The Limits of Guarantor Protection Under the Servicemembers Civil Relief Act, 10 J.L. Econ. & Pol’y 415 (2014)

Ian F. Rothfuss, An Economic Perspective on the Privacy Implications of Domestic Drone Surveillance, 10 J.L. Econ. & Pol’y 441 (2014)

Meagan Dziura, Should We Beware of Dog or Beware of Breed? An Economic Comparison, 10 J.L. Econ. & Pol’y 463 (2014)

Crystal Yi, Keeping up with the Times: Integrating Innovations in Criminal Copyright Infringement into the Federal Rules of Criminal Procedure, 10 J.L. Econ. & Pol’y 489 (2014)

Maxwell Slackman, Calling from Prison: Economic Determinants of Inmate Payphone Rates, 10 J.L. Econ. & Pol’y 515 (2014)

Issue 10.1 [PDF]


Michael S. Greve & Richard A. Epstein, Introduction: Erie Railroad at Seventy-Five, 10 J.L. Econ. & Pol’y 1 (2013)

Ernest A. Young, A General Defense of Erie Railroad Co. v. Tompkins, 10 J.L. Econ. & Pol’y 17 (2013)

Allan Erbsen, Erie‘s Starting Points: The Potential Role of Default Rules in Structuring Choice of Law Analysis, 10 J.L. Econ. & Pol’y 125 (2013)

William H.J. Hubbard, An Empirical Study of the Effect of Shady Grove v. Allstate on Forum Shopping in the New York Courts, 10 J.L. Econ. & Pol’y 151 (2013)

Suzanna Sherry, A Pox on Both Your Houses: Why the Court Can’t Fix the Erie Doctrine, 10 J.L. Econ. & Pol’y 173 (2013)

Samuel Issacharoff, Federalized America: Reflections on Erie v. Tompkins and State-Based Regulation, 10 J.L. Econ. & Pol’y 199 (2013)

Robert R. Gasaway & Ashley C. Parrish, In Praise of Erie—And Its Eventual Demise, 10 J.L. Econ. & Pol’y 225 (2013)

Jeremy Rabkin, Off the Track or Just Down the Line? From Erie Railroad to Global Governance, 10 J.L. Econ. & Pol’y 251 (2013)