Center for Law & Economics

UCLA Law and Economics Workshop Fall 2011/Spring 2012 Speakers

October 5, 2011
Shmuel Leshem, USC Law
​"Buying the Right to Harm: The Economics of Buyouts"

October 19, 2011
Abraham Wickelgren, University of Texas School of Law
"Settlement and the Strict Liability-Negligence Comparison"

March 8, 2012
Tess Wilkinson-Ryan, University of Pennsylvania Law School
"Transferring Trust: Reciprocity Norms and Assignment of Contract"

March 22, 2012
John J. Donohue III, Stanford Law School
"Capital Punishment in Connecticut, 1973 - 2007: A Comprehensive Evaluation from 4686 Murders to One Execution"

April 5, 2012
Robert D. Cooter, UC Berkeley School of Law
"Readings from Solomon's Knot: How Law Can End the Poverty of Nations"

April 19, 2012
​Joshua C. Teitelbaum, Georgetown University Law Center
"​Inside the Blackwell Box: Explaining U.S. Marine Salvage Awards"