Research and Publications

Bankruptcy Law and Policy  |  Corporate Governance  |  Intellectual Property  |  Law and Economics  |  Tax Policy and Public Finance

New Books  |  Articles and Chapters

 
Bankruptcy Law and Policy

Richard R. W. Brooks Alexander Stremitzer and Stephan W. Tontrup 
Yale University – Law School , UCLA School of Law and Max Planck Institute for Research on Collective Goods 
Framing Contracts – Why Loss Framing Increases Effort
Journal of Institutional and Theoretical Economics (JITE), 2012, 168 (1): 62-82., UCLA School of Law, Law-Econ Research Paper No. 12-05, Yale Law & Economics Research Paper No. 438

Lynn M. LoPucki , Arvin I. Abraham and Bernd Delahaye
University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) – School of Law , Sullivan & Cromwell LLP and Sullivan & Cromwell LLP
Optimizing English and American Security Interests
Forthcoming Notre Dame Law Review, Volume 88, 2012-13, UCLA School of Law, Law-Econ Research Paper No. 12-07

Daniel J. Bussel
No Conflict
25 Georgetown Journal of Legal Ethics 207 (2012), UCLA School of Law, Law-Econ Research Paper No. 12-01

Daniel J. Bussel and Kenneth N. Klee
Recalibrating Consent in Bankruptcy
American Bankruptcy Law Journal, Vol. 83, 2009, UCLA School of Law, Law-Econ Research Paper No. 10-02

Daniel J. Bussel
Multiple Claims, Ivanhoe and Substantive Consolidation
American Bankruptcy Institute Law Review, Vol. 17, 2010, UCLA School of Law, Law-Econ Research Paper No. 09-23

Lynn M. LoPucki and Joseph W. Doherty
University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) – School of Law and University of California, Los Angeles –
Routine Illegality in Bankruptcy Court Fee Practices
American Bankruptcy Law Journal, 2009, UCLA School of Law, Law-Econ Research Paper No. 09-10

Kenneth N. Klee
Bankruptcy and the Supreme Court
LexisNexis, 2009, UCLA School of Law, Law-Econ Research Paper No. 09-06

Lynn M. LoPucki and Joseph W. Doherty
University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) – School of Law and University of California, Los Angeles – School of Law
Bankruptcy Verite
Michigan Law Review, 2008, UCLA School of Law, Law-Econ Research Paper No. 07-16

Lynn M. LoPucki and Joseph W. Doherty
University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) – School of Law and University of California, Los Angeles – School of Law
Bankruptcy Fire Sales
Michigan Law Review, Vol. 106, 2007, UCLA School of Law, Law-Econ Research Paper No. 07-07

Lynn M. LoPucki and Joseph W. Doherty
University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) – School of Law and University of California, Los Angeles – School of Law
Delaware Bankruptcy: Failure in the Ascendancy
University of Chicago Law Review, 2006, UCLA School of Law, Law-Econ Research Paper No. 06-15

Lynn M. LoPucki and Joseph W. Doherty
University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) – School of Law and University of California, Los Angeles – School of Law
Rise of the Financial Advisors: An Empirical Study of the Division of Professional Fees in Large Bankruptcies
UCLA School of Law, Law-Econ Research Paper No. 06-18, 1st Annual Conference on Empirical Legal Studies Paper

Lynn M. LoPucki
The Spearing Tool Filing System Disaster
UCLA School of Law, Law-Econ Research Paper No. 06-10

Lynn M. LoPucki
Where Do You Get Off? A Reply to Courting Failure’s Critics
Buffalo Law Review, Vol. 54, June 2006, UCLA School of Law, Law-Econ Research Paper No. 06-09

Daniel J. Bussel
Creditors’ Committees as Estate Representatives in Bankruptcy Litigation
Stanford Journal of Law, Business, and Finance, Vol. 10, p. 28, 2005, UCLA School of Law, Law-Econ Research Paper No. 06-01

Lynn M. LoPucki
Universalism Unravels
American Bankruptcy Law Journal, June 2005

 

Corporate Governance

Stephen M. Bainbridge 
Must Salmon Love Meinhard? Agape and Partnership Fiduciary Duties
UCLA School of Law, Law-Econ Research Paper No. 13-17

Sung Hui Kim 
Insider Trading as Private Corruption
61 UCLA Law Review (2014), Forthcoming, UCLA School of Law, Law-Econ Research Paper No. 13-15

Stephen M. Bainbridge 
Preserving Director Primacy by Managing Shareholder Interventions
Research Handbook on Shareholder Power and Activism, Forthcoming, UCLA School of Law, Law-Econ. Research Paper No. 13-09

Stephen M. Bainbridge and M. Todd Henderson 
University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) – School of Law and University of Chicago – Law School 
Boards-R-Us: Reconceptualizing Corporate Boards
University of Chicago Coase-Sandor Institute for Law & Economics Research Paper No. 646, UCLA School of Law, Law-Econ Research Paper No. 13-11 

Iman Anabtawi and Steven L. Schwarcz
University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) – School of Law and Duke University – School of Law

Regulating Ex Post: How Law Can Address the Inevitability of Financial Failure

92 Texas Law Review, 2013 Forthcoming , UCLA School of Law, Law-Econ Research Paper No. 13-07

Stephen M. Bainbridge
The New Investor Cliffhanger

UCLA Law Review Discourse, 2013,UCLA School of Law, Law-Econ Research Paper No. 13-05

Stephen M. Bainbridge
Using Reverse Veil Piercing to Vindicate the Free Exercise Rights of Incorporated Employers
The Green Bag, Vol. 16, No. 3, Spring 2013, UCLA School of Law, Law-Econ Research Paper No. 13-06

Stephen M. Bainbridge
The New Investor Cliffhanger
UCLA Law Review Discourse, 2013, UCLA School of Law, Law-Econ Research Paper No. 13-05

Stephen M. Bainbridge
Reforming LIBOR: Wheatley versus the Alternatives
NYU Journal of Law & Business, Vol. 9, No. 2, 2013, UCLA School of Law, Law-Econ Research Paper No. 13-02

Sung Hui Kim
What Governmental Insider Trading Teaches Us About Corporate Insider Trading
RESEARCH HANDBOOK ON INSIDER TRADING, Stephen M. Bainbridge, ed., Edward Elgar, 2013, UCLA School of Law, Law-Econ Research Paper No. 12-17

Stephen M. Bainbridge
An Overview of Insider Trading Law and Policy: An Introduction to the Insider Trading Research Handbook
Research Handbook on Insider Trading, Stephen Bainbridge, ed., Edward Elgar Publishing Ltd., 2013 , UCLA School of Law, Law-Econ Research Paper No. 12-15

Stephen M. Bainbridge
The Geography of Revlon-Land
81 Fordham Law Review, (2013) Forthcoming, UCLA School of Law, Law-Econ Research Paper No. 12-13

Stephen M. Bainbridge
A Tribute to Mike Dooley
98 Virginia Law Review, 2012, UCLA School of Law, Law-Econ Research Paper No. 12-11

 Stephen M. Bainbridge
Regulating Insider Trading in the Post-Fiduciary Duty Era: Equal Access or Property Rights?
UCLA School of Law, Law-Econ Research Paper No. 12-08

Stephen M. Bainbridge
Corporate Lawyers as Gatekeepers
S. Bainbridge, CORPORATE GOVERNANCE AFTER THE FINANCIAL CRISIS, Oxford University Press, 2012, UCLA School of Law, Law-Econ Research Paper No. 12-03

Sung Hui Kim
The Ethics of In-House Practice
LAWYERS IN PRACTICE: ETHICAL DECISIONMAKING IN CONTEXT, Lynn Mather, Leslie Levin, eds., University of Chicago Press, 2012, UCLA School of Law, Law-Econ Research Paper No. 11-12

Iman Anabtawi and Steven L. Schwarcz
University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) – School of Law and Duke University – School of Law
Regulating Systemic Risk: Towards an Analytical Framework
Notre Dame Law Review, Vol. 86, No. 4, p. 1349, 2011, UCLA School of Law, Law-Econ Research Paper No. 11-01

Stephen M. Bainbridge
The Corporate Governance Provisions of Dodd-Frank
UCLA School of Law, Law-Econ Research Paper No. 10-14

Stephen M. Bainbridge
Corporate Governance and U.S. Capital Market Competitiveness
UCLA School of Law, Law-Econ Research Paper No. 10-13

Stephen M. Bainbridge
Dodd-Frank: Quack Federal Corporate Governance Round II
UCLA School of Law, Law-Econ Research Paper No. 10-12

Steven L. Schwarcz and Iman Anabtawi
Duke University – School of Law and University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) – School of Law
Regulating Systemic Risk: Towards an Analytical Framework
UCLA School of Law, Law-Econ Research Paper No. 10-11

Stephen M. Bainbridge
Insider Trading Inside the Beltway
UCLA School of Law, Law-Econ Research Paper No. 10-08

Stephen M. Bainbridge
Director Primacy
UCLA School of Law, Law-Econ Research Paper No. 10-06

Stephen M. Bainbridge
Redirecting State Takeover Laws at Proxy Contests
Wisconsin Law Review, Vol. 1992, No. 4, p. 1071, 1992, UCLA School of Law, Law-Econ Research Paper No. 10-05

Stephen M. Bainbridge
The Stop Trading on Congressional Knowledge Act
UCLA School of Law, Law-Economics Research Paper No. 09-16

Stephen M. Bainbridge
Shareholder Activism in the Obama Era
UCLA School of Law, Law-Econ Research Paper No. 09-14
Caremark and Enterprise Risk Management
UCLA School of Law, Law-Econ Research Paper No. 09-08

Stephen M. Bainbridge
Why the North Dakota Publicly Traded Corporations Act Will Fail
UCLA School of Law, Law-Econ Research Paper No. 09-07

Stephen M. Bainbridge
Rethinking Delaware’s Corporate Opportunity Doctrine
UCLA School of Law, Law-Econ Research Paper No. 08-17

Stephen M. Bainbridge
There is No Affirmative Action for Minorities, Shareholder and Otherwise, in Corporate Law
UCLA School of Law, Law-Econ Research Paper No. 08-16

Stephen M. Bainbridge
Investor Activism: Reshaping the Playing Field?
UCLA School of Law, Law-Econ Research Paper No. 08-12

Stephen M. Bainbridge
Smith v. Van Gorkom
UCLA School of Law, Law-Econ Research Paper No. 08-13

Stephen M. Bainbridge
Remarks on Say on Pay: An Unjustified Incursion on Director Authority
UCLA School of Law, Law-Econ Research Paper No. 08-06

Stephen M. Bainbridge
The Iconic Insider Trading Cases
UCLA School of Law, Law-Econ Research Paper No. 08-05

Stephen M. Bainbridge
Manne on Insider Trading
UCLA School of Law, Law-Econ Research Paper No. 08-04

Iman Anabtawi
Explaining Pay without Performance: The Tournament Alternative
Emory Law Journal, Vol. 54, p. 1557, 2005, UCLA School of Law, Law-Econ Research Paper No. 08-03

Iman Anabtawi and Lynn A. Stout
University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) – School of Law and Cornell Law School – Jack G. Clarke
Fiduciary Duties for Activist Shareholders
UCLA School of Law, Law-Econ Research Paper No. 08-02, Stanford Law Review, Vol. 60, 2008

Stephen M. Bainbridge
The Complete Guide to Sarbanes-Oxley
THE COMPLETE GUIDE TO SARBANES-OXLEY, Adams Business, 2007, UCLA School of Law, Law-Econ Research Paper No. 07-17

Stephen M. Bainbridge , Star Lopez and Benjamin Oklan
University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) – School of Law , University of California, Irvine – School of Social Sciences and University of California, Los Angeles – School of Law
The Convergence of Good Faith and Oversight
UCLA School of Law, Law-Econ Research Paper No. 07-09

Stephen M. Bainbridge
Sarbanes-Oxley: Legislating in Haste, Repenting in Leisure
UCLA School of Law, Law-Econ Research Paper No. 06-14

Stephen M. Bainbridge
The Case for Limited Shareholder Voting Rights
UCLA Law Review, Vol. 53, pp. 601-636, 2006, UCLA School of Law, Law-Econ Research Paper No. 06-07

Stephen M. Bainbridge
Much Ado about Little? Directors’ Fiduciary Duties in the Vicinity of Insolvency
Journal of Business and Technology Law, Forthcoming, UCLA School of Law, Law-Econ Research Paper No. 05-26

Stephen M. Bainbridge
Director Primacy and Shareholder Disempowerment
Harvard Law Review, Vol. 119, 2006, UCLA School of Law, Law-Econ Research Paper No. 05-25

Stephen M. Bainbridge
Shareholder Activism and Institutional Investors
UCLA School of Law, Law-Econ Research Paper No. 05-20

Stephen M. Bainbridge
Unocal at 20: Director Primacy in Corporate Takeovers
UCLA School of Law, Law-Econ Research Paper No. 05-19

Iman Anabtawi
Some Skepticism about Increasing Shareholder Power
UCLA School of Law, Law-Econ Research Paper No. 05-16

Stephen M. Bainbridge
The Case for Limited Shareholder Voting Rights
UCLA School of Law, Law-Econ Research Paper No. 05-15

Stephen M. Bainbridge
An Overview of US Insider Trading Law: Lessons for the EU?
UCLA School of Law, Law-Econ Research Paper No. 05-5

Stephen M. Bainbridge
Executive Compensation: Who Decides?
Texas Law Review, 2005

Stephen M. Bainbridge
Competing Concepts of the Corporation (a.k.a. Criteria? Just Say No)
UCLA School of Law, Law-Econ Research Paper No. 05-1

 

Intellectual Property – Antitrust, Copyright, Patent and Trademark

Douglas Lichtman
Google Book Search in the Gridlock Economy
Arizona Law Review, Vol. 53, p. 151, 2011, UCLA School of Law, Law-Econ Research Paper No. 11-09

Douglas Lichtman
Understanding the RAND Commitment
Houston Law Review, Vol. 47, p. 1023, 2010, UCLA School of Law, Law-Econ Research Paper No. 11-08

Douglas Lichtman
YouTube’s Future – And Yes, it Has One
Progress & Freedom Foundation, Bulletin 2.3, December 2007, UCLA School of Law, Law-Econ Research Paper No. 09-21

Douglas Lichtman and Mark A. Lemley 
University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) – School of Law and Stanford Law School
Rethinking Patent Law’s Presumption of Validity
Stanford Law Review, Vol. 60, p. 45, 2007, UCLA School of Law, Law-Econ Research Paper No. 07-12, Stanford Public Law Working Paper No. 963996, Stanford Law and Economics Olin Working Paper No. 353

 Neil W. Netanel
Copyright and ‘Market Power’ in the Marketplace of Ideas
ANTITRUST, PATENTS AND COPYRIGHT, Howard Shelanski, Francois Leveque, eds., Edward Elgar, 2005

 

Law and Economics

Russell B. Korobkin 
Wrestling with the Endowment Effect, or How to Do Law and Economics Without the Coase Theorem
Oxford Handbook of Behavioral Economics and the Law, Forthcoming, UCLA School of Law, Law-Econ Research Paper No. 13-10

Russell B. Korobkin

Relative Value Health Insurance: The Behavioral Law and Economics Solution to the Health Care Cost Crisis

Michigan Law Review (2013), Forthcoming, UCLA School of Law, Law-Econ Research Paper No. 12-06

Mark F. Grady
Causation and Foreseeability
Research Handbook on the Economic Analysis of Torts, Jennifer H. Arlen, ed., Edward Elgar Publishing, 2013, UCLA School of Law, Law-Econ Research Paper No. 13-03

Michael D. Guttentag
Loyola Law School Los Angeles 
Patching a Hole in the JOBS Act: How and Why to Rewrite the Rules that Require Firms to Make Periodic Disclosures
Indiana Law Journal, Vol. 88, No. 1, 2013, Loyola-LA Legal Studies Paper No. 2012-19, UCLA School of Law, Law-Econ Research Paper No. 12-12

Alexander Stremitzer
Negligence-Based Proportional Liability: How More Lenient Sanctions Lead to Higher Compliance
UCLA School of Law, Law-Econ Research Paper No. 12-10

Russell B. Korobkin
Bounded Rationality, Moral Hazard, and the Case for Relative Value Health Insurance
UCLA School of Law, Law-Econ Research Paper No. 12-06

Richard R. W. Brooks , Alexander Stremitzer and Stephan W. Tontrup
Yale University – Law School , UCLA School of Law and Max Planck Institute for Research on Collective Goods
Framing Contracts – Why Loss Framing Increases Effort
Journal of Institutional and Theoretical Economics (JITE), 2012, 168 (1): 62-82., UCLA School of Law, Law-Econ Research Paper No. 12-05, Yale Law & Economics Research Paper No. 438

Richard R. W. Brooks and Alexander Stremitzer
Yale University – Law School and UCLA School of Law
Beyond Ex Post Expediency – An Ex Ante View of Rescission and Restitution
Washington and Lee Law Review, Vol. 68, No. 3, p. 1171, 2011, Yale Law & Economics Research Paper 443, UCLA School of Law, Law-Econ Research Paper 12-04

Russell B. Korobkin
What Comes After Victory for Behavioral Law and Economics?
UCLA School of Law, Law-Econ Research Paper No. 11-10

Russell B. Korobkin
The Borat Problem: Fraud, Assent, and the Behavioral Law and Economics of Standard Form Contracts
California Law Review, Vol. 101, February 2013, UCLA School of Law, Law-Econ Research Paper No. 11-07

Michael D. Guttentag 
Loyola Law School Los Angeles
Stumbling into Crime: Stochastic Process Models of Accounting Fraud
RESEARCH HANDBOOK ON THE ECONOMICS OF CRIMINAL LAW, A. Harel, K. Hylton, eds., Edward Elgar, 2011, Loyola-LA Legal Studies Paper No. 2011-08, UCLA School of Law Research Paper No. 11-06

Russell B. Korobkin
Libertarian Welfarism
California Law Review, Vol. 97, No. 6, 2009, UCLA School of Law, Law-Econ Research Paper No. 09-09

Mark F. Grady
The Negligence Dualism
UCLA School of Law, Law-Econ Research Paper No. 09-02

Mark F. Grady
Unavoidable Accident
UCLA School of Law, Law-Econ Research Paper No. 09-01

Paul H. Rubin , John Calfee and Mark F. Grady
Emory University – Department of Economics , affiliation not provided to SSRN and University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) – School of Law
BMW v. Gore: Mitigating the Punitive Economics of Punitive Damages
Supreme Court Economic Review, Vol. 5, 1997, UCLA School of Law, Law-Econ Research Paper No. 08-22

Mark F. Grady
Proximate Cause Decoded
UCLA Law Review, Vol. 50, pp. 293-335, 2002, UCLA School of Law, Law-Econ Research Paper No. 08-21

Mark F. Grady
The Free Radicals of Tort
Supreme Court Economic Review, Vol. 11, pp. 189-218, 2004, UCLA School of Law, Law-Econ Research Paper No. 08-20

Mark F. Grady
Toward a Positive Economic Theory of Antitrust
Economic Inquiry, Vol. 30, p. 225, April 1992, UCLA School of Law, Law-Econ Research Paper No. 08-23

Judith Goldstein and Richard H. Steinberg 
Stanford University – Department of Political Science and University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) – School of Law 
Negotiate or Litigate? Effects of WTO Judicial Delegation on U.S. Trade Politics
UCLA School of Law, Law-Econ Research Paper No. 07-14, Law and Contemporary Problems, Forthcoming

Russell B. Korobkin
Harnessing the Positive Power of Rankings: A Response to Posner and Sunstein
Indiana Law Journal, Vol. 81, pp. 35-45, 2006, UCLA School of Law, Law-Econ Research Paper No. 05-17

Russell B. Korobkin
Psychological Impediments to Mediation Success: Theory and Practice
Ohio State Journal on Dispute Resolution, Vol. 21, pp. 281-238, 2006, UCLA School of Law, Law-Econ Research Paper No. 05-9

 

Tax Policy and Public Finance

Brian R. CheffinsSteven A. Bank and Harwell Wells
University of Cambridge – Faculty of Law , University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) – School of Law and Temple University – James E. Beasley School of Law 
Law and History by Numbers: Use, But with Care
University of Cambridge Faculty of Law Research Paper No. 50/2013

Steven A. Bank
When We Taxed the Pyramids
Florida State University Law Review, Forthcoming, UCLA School of Law, Law-Econ Research Paper No. 13-18

Phillip C. Blackman and Kirk J. Stark 
Penn State, Dickinson School of Law and University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) – School of Law 
Too Good to Be True? How State Charitable Tax Credits Could Increase Federal Funding for California
in California Policy Options (2013), UCLA School of Law, Law-Econ Research Paper No. 13-16

Richard M. Bird and Eric M. Zolt 
University of Toronto – Joseph L. Rotman School of Management and University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) – School of Law 
Taxation, Inequality and Fiscal Contracting in the Americas
UCLA School of Law, Law-Econ Research Paper No. 13-14, Rotman School of Management Working Paper No. 2321868

Kirk J. Stark and Eric M. Zolt 
Tax Reform and the American Middle Class
40 Pepperdine Law Review 1209 (2013), UCLA School of Law, Law-Econ Research Paper No. 13-13

Alexander Wu 
US International Taxation in Comparison with Other Regulatory Regimes
Virginia Tax Review, Forthcoming, UCLA School of Law, Law-Econ Research Paper No. 13-20

Steven A. Bank
The Globalization of Corporate Tax Reform
Pepperdine Law Review, Vol. 40, No. 5, UCLA School of Law, Law-Econ Research Paper No. 12-21
University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) – School of Law

Steven A. Bank
Taxing Bigness
Tax Law Review (2013, Forthcoming), UCLA School of Law, Law-Econ Research Paper No. 12-20

Brian R. Cheffins , Steven A. Bank and Harwell Wells
University of Cambridge – Faculty of Law , University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) – School of Law and Temple University – James E. Beasley School of Law
Questioning ‘Law and Finance’: US Stock Market Development, 1930-70
University of Cambridge Faculty of Law Research Paper No. 14/2012, UCLA School of Law, Law-Econ Research Paper No. 12-14

Eric M. Zolt
Tax Deductions for Charitable Contributions: Domestic Activities, Foreign Activities or None of the Above
Hastings Law Journal, Vol. 63, pp. 361-410, 2012, UCLA School of Law, Law-Econ Research Paper No. 12-02

Brian D. Galle and Kirk J. Stark
Boston College Law School and University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) – School of Law
Beyond Bailouts: Federal Tools for Preventing State Budget Crises
Indiana Law Journal 87, no.2 (2012): 599, Boston College Law School Legal Studies Research Paper No. 250, UCLA School of Law, Law-Econ Research Paper No. 11-16

Steven A. Bank
Anglo-American Corporate Taxation: Tracing the Common Roots of Divergent Approaches
ANGLO-AMERICAN CORPORATE TAXATION: TRACING THE COMMON ROOTS OF DIVERGENT APPROACHES, Cambridge University Press, 2011, UCLA School of Law, Law-Econ Research Paper No. 11-15

Eric M. Zolt
Tax Reform: Reduce the Corporate Income Tax Rate and More
Tax Notes, p. 923, August 2011, UCLA School of Law, Law-Econ Research Paper No. 11-13

Kirk J. Stark
Rich States, Poor States: Assessing the Design and Effect of a U.S. Fiscal Equalization Regime
Tax Law Review, Vol. 63, p. 957, 2010, UCLA School of Law, Law-Econ Research Paper No. 11-03

Steven A. Bank and Brian R. Cheffins
University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) – School of Law and University of Cambridge – Faculty of Law
The Corporate Pyramid Fable (Revised)
Business History Review, Vol. 84, No. 3, pp. 435-58, 2010, University of Cambridge Faculty of Law Research Paper No. 11/04, UCLA School of Law, Law-Econ Research Paper No. 11-02

Kirk J. Stark
The Federal Role in State Tax Reform
Virginia Tax Review, Vol. 30, p. 407, 2010, UCLA School of Law, Law-Econ Research Paper No. 10-15

Leah Platt Boustan , Fernando V. Ferreira , Hernan Winkler and Eric M. Zolt
University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) – Department of Economics , University of Pennsylvania – The Wharton School , World Bank and UCLA School of Law
Income Equality and Local Government in the United States, 1970-2000
UCLA School of Law, Law-Econ Research Paper No. 10-09

Richard M. Bird and Eric M. Zolt
University of Toronto – Joseph L. Rotman School of Management and UCLA School of Law
Dual Income Taxation and Developing Countries
Columbia Journal of Tax Law, Vol. 1, pp. 174-217, 2010, UCLA School of Law, Law-Econ Research Paper No. 10-07

Steven A. Bank
From Sword to Shield: The Transformation of the Corporate Income Tax, 1861 to Present
Oxford University Press, 2010, UCLA School of Law, Law-Econ Research Paper No. 10-04

Eric M. Zolt
Inequality, Collective Action, and Taxing and Spending Patterns of State and Local Governments
Tax Law Review, Vol. 62, No. 04, 2009, UCLA School of Law, Law-Econ Research Paper No. 10-03

Steven A. Bank and Brian R. Cheffins
University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) – School of Law and University of Cambridge – Faculty of Law
The Corporate Pyramid Fable
UCLA School of Law, Law-Econ Research Paper No. 10-01, ECGI – Law Working Paper No. 146/2010

Brian R. Cheffins and Steven A. Bank
University of Cambridge – Faculty of Law and University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) – School of Law
Is Berle and Means Really a Myth?
UCLA School of Law, Law-Econ Research Paper No. 09-05, ECGI – Law Working Paper No. 121/2009

Eric M. Zolt and Richard M. Bird
UCLA School of Law and University of Toronto – Joseph L. Rotman School of Management
Tax Policy in Emerging Countries
Environment and Planning C: Government and Policy, Vol. 26, pp. 73-86, 2008, UCLA School of Law, Law-Econ Research Paper No. 08-18

Steven A. Bank , Kirk J. Stark and Joseph J. Thorndike
University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) – School of Law , University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) – School of Law and University of Virginia (UVA) – College of Arts and Sciences
War and Taxes
UCLA School of Law, Law-Econ Research Paper No. 08-10, Steven A. Bank, Kirk J. Stark, Joseph J. Thorndike, WAR AND TAXES, Urban Institute Press, 2008

Steven A. Bank and Brian R. Cheffins
University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) – School of Law and University of Cambridge – Faculty of Law
Tax and the Separation of Ownership and Control
TAX AND CORPORATE GOVERNANCE, Wolfgang Schoen, ed., Springer, 2008, UCLA School of Law, Law-Econ Research Paper No. 08-09

Richard M. Bird and Eric M. Zolt
University of Toronto – Joseph L. Rotman School of Management and UCLA School of Law
Technology and Taxation in Developing Countries: From Hand to Mouse
UCLA School of Law, Law-Econ Research Paper No. 08-07

Steven A. Bank and Brian R. Cheffins
University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) – School of Law and University of Cambridge – Faculty of Law
Corporate Ownership and Control in the UK: The Tax Dimension
Modern Law Review, Vol. 70, No. 5, pp. 778-811, September 2007, UCLA School of Law, Law-Econ Research Paper No. 07-10

Kenneth L. Sokoloff and Eric M. Zolt
University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) – Department of Economics and UCLA School of Law
Inequality and Taxation: Evidence from the Americas on how Inequality may Influence Tax Institutions
Tax Law Review, Vol. 59, No. 2, 2006, UCLA School of Law, Law-Econ Research Paper No. 08-08

Kirk J. Stark
State Tax Shelters and U.S. Fiscal Federalism
Virginia Tax Review, Vol. 26, 2007, UCLA School of Law, Law-Econ Research Paper No. 07-06

Lee Anne Fennell and Kirk J. Stark
University of Chicago Law School and University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) – School of Law
Taxation over Time
Tax Law Review, Vol. 59, No. 1, 2005, UCLA School of Law, Law-Econ Research Paper No. 05-24, U Illinois Law & Economics Research Paper No. LE05-024, Yale Law & Economics Research Paper No. 319

Steven A. Bank
Dividends and Tax Policy in the Long Run
UCLA School of Law, Law-Econ Research Paper No. 06-06

Steven A. Bank
Entity Theory as Myth in the U.S. Corporate Excise Tax of 1909
STUDIES IN THE HISTORY OF TAX LAW, Vol. II, John Tiley, ed., Hart Publishing, 2006, UCLA School of Law, Law-Econ Research Paper No. 06-02

Kirk J. Stark
Should California Adopt an Earned Income Tax Credit?
UCLA School of Law, Law-Econ Research Paper No. 06-03

Kirk J. Stark and Daniel J. Wilson
University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) – School of Law and Federal Reserve Bank of San Francisco
What Do We Know About the Interstate Economic Effects of State Tax Incentives?
Georgetown Journal of Law & Public Policy, Vol. 4, 2005, UCLA School of Law, Law-Econ Research Paper No. 05-29

Steven A. Bank
A Capital Lock-In Theory of the Corporate Income Tax
Georgetown Law Journal, Vol. 94, 2006, UCLA School of Law, Law-Econ Research Paper No. 05-28

Eric M. Zolt and Richard M. Bird
UCLA School of Law and University of Toronto – Joseph L. Rotman School of Management
Redistribution via Taxation: The Limited Role of the Personal Income Tax in Developing Countries
UCLA Law Review, Vol. 52, 2005, UCLA School of Law, Law-Econ Research Paper No. 05-22

Steven A. Bank , Marc Goergen and Brian R. Cheffins
University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) – School of Law , Cardiff University – Cardiff Business School and University of Cambridge – Faculty of Law
Dividends and Politics (Revised)
ECGI – Law Working Paper No. 24/2004, UCLA School of Law, Law-Econ Research Paper No. 04-17

Kirk J. Stark
Is Capitalization the Achilles’ Heel of School Choice?
State Tax Notes, Vol. 31, p. 751, 2004

Kirk J. Stark
Enslaving the Beachcomber: Some Thoughts on the Liberty Objections to Endowment Taxation
Canadian Journal of Law & Jurisprudence, January 2005

Kirk J. Stark
Enslaving the Beachcomber: Some Thoughts on the Liberty Objections to Endowment Taxation
Canadian Journal of Law & Jurisprudence, January 2005


New Books

Bainbridge, Stephen M.

  • Research Handbook on Insider Trading. Edward Elgar Publishing (2013).
  • Corporate Governance After the Financial Crisis. Oxford University Press (2012).
  • Agency, Partnerships, and Limited Liability Entities: Cases and Materials on Unincorporated Business Associations (with William A. Klein and J. Mark Ramseyer). 3rd ed. Foundation Press (2012).
  • Mergers and Acquisitions. 3rd ed. Foundation Press Concepts & Insights Series (2012).
  • Business Associations: Cases and Materials on Agency, Partnerships, and Corporations (with William A. Klein and J. Mark Ramseyer). 8th ed. Foundation Press (2012).

Bank, Steven A.

  • Taxation of Business Enterprises: Cases and Materials (with Robert J. Peroni and Glenn E. Coven). 4th ed. West Group (2012).
  • Anglo-American Corporate Taxation: Tracing the Common Roots of Divergent Approaches. Cambridge University Press (2011).
  • From Sword to Shield: The Transformation of the Corporate Income Tax, 1861 to Present. Oxford University Press (2010).

Bussel, Daniel J.

  • Contract Law and Its Application (with Arthur Rosett). 8th ed. Foundation Press (2011). With Teacher’s Manual.

Cummings, Scott L.

  • Legal Ethics 6th ed. (edited by Scott Cummings, Deborah L. Rhode and David Luban). Foundation Press (2012).
  • Public Interest Lawyering: A Contemporary Perspective (with Alan K. Chen). Wolters Kluwer (2012).

Kang, Jerry

  • Race, Rights, and Reparation: Law of the Japanese American Internment (with Eric K. Yamamoto, Margaret Chon, Carol L. Izumi, and Frank H. Wu). 2nd ed. Wolters Kluwer (2013).
  • Communications Law & Policy. 4th ed. Foundation Press (2012).

Klee, Kenneth N.

  • Business Reorganization in Bankruptcy: Cases and Materials (with Mark Scarberry, et al.). 4th ed. Thomson Reuters (2012). Prior editions: 3rd, 2006; 2nd, 2001; and 1st (1996).

LoPucki, Lynn M.

  • Commercial Transactions: A Systems Approach (with Elizabeth Warren, Daniel L. Keating, and Ronald J. Mann). 5th ed. Aspen Publishers (2012). Prior editions: 4th, 2009; 3rd, 2006; 2nd, 2003; 1st, 1998.  Supplement: 2000.
  • Controlling Professional Fees in Corporate Bankruptcies: Data, Analysis, and Evaluation (with Joseph W. Doherty). Oxford University Press (2011).

Steinberg, Richard H.

  • Assessing the Legacy of the ICTY (edited by Richard H. Steinberg). Martinus Nijhoff (2011). Translated into Bosnian/Croatian/Serbian (BCS). The Hague: ICTY (2011).
  • International Institutions (edited by Judith Goldstein and Richard H. Steinberg). Vols. I-IV. Sage (2010)


Articles and Chapters

Anabtawi, Iman

  • Regulating Systemic Risk: Towards an Analytical Framework (with Steven L. Schwarcz), 86 Notre Dame Law Review1349 (2011).

Bainbridge, Stephen M.

  • Why Boards Should Keep CEO-Chair Role Intact, AgendaWeek.com (June 17, 2013).
  • Regulating Insider Trading in the Post-Fiduciary Duty Era: Equal Access or Property Rights?, in Research Handbook On Insider Trading (edited by Stephen M. Bainbridge, Edward Elgar Publishing, 2013).
  • The New Investor Cliffhanger, 60 UCLA Law Review Discourse 2 (2013).
  • Using Reverse Veil Piercing to Vindicate the Free Exercise Rights of Incorporated Employers, 16(3) The Green Bag235 (2013).
  • The Geography of Revlon-Land, 81 Fordham Law Review 3327 (2013).
  • How American Corporate and Securities Law Drives Business Offshore, The American Illness:  Essays on the Rule of Law 381 (Yale University Press; F.H. Buckley ed. 2003).
  • Dodd-Frank: Quack Federal Corporate Governance Round II, 95 Minnesota Law Review 1779 (2011).
  • Insider Trading Inside the Beltway, 36 Journal of Corporation Law 281 (2010).

Bank, Steven A.

  • The Globalization of Corporate Tax Reform, 40 Pepperdine Law Review 1307 (2013). (Symposium)
  • Taxing Bigness, Tax Law Review (forthcoming, 2013). (Symposium)
  • Questioning “Law and Finance”: US Stock Market Development, 1930-70 (with Brian R. Cheffins and Harwell Wells),Business History 1 (2013).
  • The Corporate Pyramid Fable (with Bryan Cheffins), 84 Business History Review 435-58 (2010).
  • The Rise and Fall of Post-World War II Corporate Tax Reform, 73 Journal of Law and Contemporary Problems 207-32 (2010).

Bryant, Taimie L.

  • Transgenic Bioart, Animals and the Law, in Leonardo’s Choice: Genetic Technologies and Animals (edited by Carol Gigliotti, Springer, 2011).

Bussel, Daniel J.

  • No Conflict, 25 Georgetown Journal of Legal Ethics 207 (2012).

Cummings, Scott L.

  • Empirical Studies of Law and Social Change: What Is the Field? What Are the Questions?, 2013 Wisconsin Law Review 171 (2013).
  • Beyond the Numbers: What We Know—and Should Know—About American Pro Bono (with Rebecca L. Sandefur), 7Harvard Law & Policy Review 83 (2013).
  • Community Benefits Agreements (with Benjamin S. Beach), in Community Economic Development Law: A Text For Engaged Learning (edited by Susan Bennet, Brenda Bratton Blom, Louise Howells & Deborah Kenn, Carolina Academic Press, 2012).
  • Review Essay, 61 Journal of Legal Education 711 (2012). Reviewing Stones of Hope: How African Activists Reclaim Human Rights to Challenge Global Poverty, edited by Lucie E. White & Jeremy Perleman, Stanford Univ. Press 2011.
  • Privatizing Public Interest Law, 25 Georgetown Journal of Legal Ethics 1 (2012).
  • The Accountability Problem in Public Interest Practice: Old Paradigms and New Directions, in Lawyers In Practice: Ethical Decision Making In Context (edited by Lynn Mather & Leslie Levin, University of Chicago Press, 2012).
  • The Pursuit of Legal Rights—and Beyond, 56 UCLA Law Review 506 (2012).
  • The Future of Public Interest Law, 33 University of Arkansas Little Rock Law Journal 355 (2011). Invited Lecture at University at Arkansas Little Rock Bowen School of Law, Altheimer Symposium, Reframing Public Service Law: Innovative Approaches to Integrating Public Service into the Legal Profession.
  • Litigation at Work: Defending Day Labor in Los Angeles, 58 UCLA Law Review 1617 (2011).
  • Labor Activism in Local Politics: From CBAS to “CBAS” and Beyond (with Katherine Stone), in The Idea of Labour Law (edited by Guy Davidov & Brian Languille, Oxford University Press, 2011).
  • What Good Are Lawyers?, in The Paradox Of Professionalism: Lawyers and the Possibility of Justice (edited by Scott L. Cummings, Cambridge University Press, 2011).
  • Lawyering for Marriage Equality (with Doug NeJaime), 57 UCLA Law Review 1235 (2010). Edited version published in 7 UCLA Scholarly Perspectives 5 (2011); excerpted in Legal Ethics (6th ed., edited by Deborah L. Rhode, David Luban & Scott L. Cummings, 2012); and excerpted in Public Interest Lawyering: A Contemporary Perspective(edited by Alan K. Chen & Scott L. Cummings, Wolters Kluwer, 2012).
  • Managing Pro Bono: Doing Well by Doing Better (with Deborah L. Rhode), 78 Fordham Law Review 2359 (2010).

Horwitz, Jill R.

  • UCLA School of Law Professor Jill Horwitz has co-authored a new article that raises questions about cost savings from workplace wellness programs and the impact on less healthy workers. The article, “Wellness Incentives in the Workplace: Cost Savings Through Cost Shifting to Unhealthy Workers,” was published in the March issue of Health Affairs, which was released today. The article was co-authored by Brenna Kelly, an associate in the New York office of Ropes and Gray, and John E. DiNardo, a professor of economics and public policy at the University of Michigan, in Ann Arbor.
  • The Role of the Market in Health Care: Point and Counterpoint (with Seth Freedman and Jill Horwitz), in Debates on U.S. Healthcare (edited by Jennie Jacobs Kronenfeld, Wendy E. Parmet, and Mark A. Zezza, Sage Publications, 2012).
  • Malpractice Suits and Physician Apologies in Cancer Care (with Eugene Chung, John A.E. Pottow, and Reshma Jagsi), 7(6) Journal of Oncology Practice 389-93 (2011).
  • Rural Hospital Ownership: Medical Service Provision, Market Mix, and Spillover Effects (with Austin Nichols), 64(5)Health Services Research 1452-72 (2011). Related work published as National Bureau of Economic Research WP16926 (2011).
  • Commentary: Why It’s Called the Affordable Care Act (with Nicholas Bagley), 110 Michigan Law Review First Impressions 1 (2011).
  • The Multiple Common Law Roots of Charitable Immunity: An Essay in Honor of Richard Epstein’s Contributions to Tort Law, 3(1) Journal of Tort Law Article 4 (2010).
  • The Attack on Nonprofit Status: A Charitable Assessment (with James R. Hines, Jr. and Austin Nichols), 108Michigan Law Review 1179 (2010).
  • Hospital Ownership and Medical Service Provision in the United States: Implications for South Korea (with Austin Nichols), in The Service Sector Advancement: Issues and Implications for the Korean Economy 227-249 (edited by Moon Joong Tcha, Korea Development Institute, 2010).

Kang, Jerry

  • The Missing Quadrants of Antidiscrimination: Going Beyond the “Prejudice Polygraph”, 68 Journal of Social Issues314-27 (2012).
  • Implicit Bias in the Courtroom (with Judge Mark Bennett, Devon Carbado, Pam Casey, Nilanjana Dasgupta, David Faigman, Rachel Godsil, Anthony G. Greenwald, Justin Levinson & Jennifer Mnookin), 59 UCLA Law Review 1124-86 (2012).
  • Communications Law: Bits of Bias, in Implicit Racial Bias Across the Law (edited by Justin D. Levinson, Cambridge University Press, 2012).
  • Self-Surveillance Privacy (with Katie Shilton, Jeff Burke, Deborah Estrin, & Mark Hansen), 97 Iowa Law Review 809-47 (2012).
  • Are Ideal Litigators White? Measuring the Myth of Colorblindness (with Gary Blasi, Nilanjana Dasgupta & Kumar Yogeeswaran), 7 Journal of Empirical Legal Studies 886-915 (2010).
  • Implicit Bias and Pushback from the Left, 54 St. Louis Law Review 1139-50 (2010).
  • Seeing through Colorblindness: Implicit Bias and the Law (with Kristin Lane), 58 UCLA Law Review 465-520 (2010).

Kim, Sung Hui

  • The Last Temptation of Congress: Legislator Insider Trading and the Fiduciary Norm Against Corruption, 98 Cornell Law Review 845 (2013).
  • The Ethics of In-House Practice, in Lawyers in Practice: Ethical Decision Making in Context (edited by Lynn Mather & Leslie Levin, University of Chicago Press, 2012).
  • The Diversity Double Standard, 89 North Carolina Law Review 945 (2011).
  • Naked Self-Interest? Why the Legal Profession Resists Gatekeeping, 63 Florida Law Review 129 (2011).
  • Lawyer Exceptionalism in the Gatekeeping Wars, 63 SMU Law Review 73 (2010).

Klee, Kenneth N.

  • Rethinking Chapter 11, 21(5) Norton Journal of Bankruptcy Law and Practice 465 (2012).

Korobkin, Russell

  • Daniel Kahneman’s Influence on Legal Theory, 44 Loyola University Chicago Law Journal 1349 (2013).
  • The Borat Problem in Negotiation: Fraud, Assent, and the Behavioral Law And Economics of Standard Form Contracts, 101 California Law Review 51-106 (2013).

Lichtman, Douglas

  • Google Book Search in the Gridlock Economy, 53 Arizona Law Review 151 (2011).
  • Understanding the RAND Commitment, 47 Houston Law Review 1023 (2010).

LoPucki, Lynn M.

  • Optimizing English and American Security Interests (with Arvin I. Abraham and Bernd P. Delahaye), 88 Notre Dame Law Review 1785 (2013).
  • The Future of Court System Transparency, in Confidentiality, Transparency, and the U.S. Civil Justice System(edited by Joseph W. Doherty, Robert T. Reville and Laura Zakaras, Oxford University Press, 2012).
  • Routine Illegality Redux (with Joseph W. Doherty), 85 American Bankruptcy Law Journal 35-61 (2011).
  • Book Review, Consumer Credit, Debt and Bankruptcy: Comparative and International Perspectives, 58 American Journal of Comparative Law 489-94 (2010).

Malloy, Timothy

  • Risk and Decision: Evaluating Pesticide Approval in California (with Froines, Kegley and Kobylewski), Sustainable Technology and Policy Program 2013.
  • Soft Law and Nanotechnology: A Functional Perspective, 52 Jurimetrics Journal 347 (2012).
  • Environmental Public Health Law: Three Pillars (with Richard J. Jackson), 39 Journal of Law, Medicine and Ethics S34 (2011).
  • Nanotechnology Regulation: A Study in Claims Making, 5 ACSNano 5-12 (2011).

Netanel, Neil W.

  • First Amendment Constraints on Copyright after Golan v. Holder, 60(5) UCLA Law Review 1082 (2013).
  • Making Sense of Fair Use, 15 Lewis & Clark Law Review 715-771 (2011).
  • Is Copyright Property?; The Debate in Jewish Law (with David Nimmer), 12(1) Theoretical Inquiries in Law 217 (2011).

Oh, Jason

  • “The Social Cost of Fundamental Tax Reform,” 65 Tax Law Review (2012).

Park, James

  • Securities Class Actions and Bankrupt Companies, 111 Michigan Law Review 547 (2013).
  • Rules, Principles, and the Competition to Enforce the Securities Laws, 100 California Law Review 115 (2012).

Sander, Richard H.

  • The Secret of My Success: How Status, Eliteness, and School Performance Shape Legal Careers (with Jane Bambauer), 2012 Journal of Empirical Legal Studies 893-930 (2012).

Stark, Kirk J.

  • Tax Reform and the American Middle Class (with Eric Zolt), 40 Pepperdine Law Review 1209 (2013).
  • Too Good to be True? How State Charitable Tax Credits Could Increase Federal Funding for California (with Phillip Blackman), California Policy Options (2013). Reprinted as Capturing Federal Dollars with State Charitable Tax Credits, 139 Tax Notes 53 (2013).
  • Beyond Bailouts: Federal Tools for Preventing State Budget Crises (with Brian Galle), 87 Indiana Law Journal 599 (2012).
  • Houdini Tax Reform: Can California Escape its Fiscal Straitjacket?, UCLA School of Public Affairs. California Policy Options Paper (Jan. 1, 2011).
  • Rich States, Poor States: Assessing the Design and Effect of a U.S. Fiscal Equalization Regime, 63 Tax Law Review957 (2010).
  • The Federal Role in State Tax Reform, 30 Virginia Tax Review 407 (2010).

Steinberg, Richard H.

  • Constructing the Legacy of the ICTY, in Assessing the Legacy of the ICTY (edited by Richard H. Steinberg, Martinus Nijhoff, 2011).
  • Rule of Law and the Ambition of a Regional Legacy: Overcoming Political Challenges, in Assessing the Legacy of the ICTY (edited by Richard H. Steinberg, Martinus Nijhoff, 2011).
  • Constructing the Legacy: Convergence Among the Stakeholders, in Assessing the Legacy of the ICTY (edited by Richard H. Steinberg, Martinus Nijhoff, 2011).
  • Introduction (with Judith Goldstein), in International Institutions Vols. I-IV (edited by Judith Goldstein and Richard H. Steinberg, Sage, 2010).

Stone, Rebecca

  • Anticipated Regret as an Explanation of Ambiguity Aversion (with Daniel Krahmer), 52 Economic Theory 709 (2013).
  • Pricing Misperceptions: Explaining Pricing Structure in the Cell Phone Service Market (with Oren Bar-Gill), 9 Journal of Empirical Legal Studies 430 (2012).

Stremitzer, Alexander

  • On and Off Contract Remedies Inducing Cooperative Investments (with Richard R. W. Brooks), 14(2) American Law and Economics Review 488-516 (2012).
  • Opportunistic Termination, 28 Journal of Law, Economics, and Organization 381-406 (2012).
  • Standard Breach Remedies, Quality Thresholds, and Cooperative Investments, 28 Journal of Law, Economics, and Organization 337-59 (2012).
  • Framing Contracts: Why Loss Framing Increases Effort (with Richard R. W. Brooks and Stephan Tontrup), 168Journal of Institutional and Theoretical Economics 62-82 (2012).
  • The Measure of a MAC: A Machine-Learning Protocol for Analyzing Force Majeure Clauses in M&A Agreements: Comment, 168 Journal of Institutional and Theoretical Economics 206-208 (2012).
  • Beyond Ex Post Expediency – An Ex Ante View of Rescission (with Richard R.W. Brooks), 68 Washington and Lee Law Review 1171-83 (2011).
  • Remedies On and Off Contract (with Richard R.W. Brooks), 120 Yale Law Journal 690-727 (2011).
  • If You Give Shareholders Power, Do They Use It?: Comment, 166 Journal of Institutional and Theoretical Economics58-61 (2010).

Zasloff, Jonathan M.

  • Courts in the Age of Dysfunction, 121 Yale Law Journal Online 479 (2012).
  • India’s Land Title Crisis: The Unanswered Questions, 3 Jindal Global Law Review 117 (2011).

Zolt, Eric M.

  • Tax Reform and the American Middle Class (with Kirk Stark), 40 Pepperdine Law Review 1209 (2013).
  • Tax Deductions for Charitable Contributions: Domestic Activities, Foreign Activities, or None of the Above, 63Hastings Law Journal 361 (2012).
  • Dual Income Taxation and Developing Countries (with Richard Bird), 1 Columbia Journal of Tax Law 174-217 (2010).