Thursday, May 26, 2016

15 Most-Cited Faculty in Law & Economics (incl. behavioral law & economics), 2010-2014 (inclusive)

This is a list of leading scholars who deploy the tools of law & economics, or law & behavioral economics, across a range of subjects, drawing, once again, on the data from the 2015 Sisk study

Rank

Name

School

Citations

Age in 2016

1

Eric Posner

University of Chicago

2470

51

2

Steven Shavell

Harvard University

1340

70

3

Ian Ayres

Yale University

1310

57

4

Louis Kaplow

Harvard University

1150

60

5

Robert Cooter

University of California, Berkeley

1000

71

6

Russell Korobkin

University of California, Los Angeles

  750

48

7

Christine Jolls

Yale University

  690

49

8

Einer Elhauge

Harvard University

  680

55

9

A. Mitchell Polinsky

Stanford University

  570

69

 

George Priest

Yale University

  570

63

11

Saul Levmore

University of Chicago

  550

63

12

Michael Abramowicz

George Washington University

  510

44

 

W. Kip Viscusi

Vanderbilt University

  510

66

14

Lewis Kornhauser

New York University

  490

66

15

Gillian Hadfield

University of Southern California

  410

55

   

Other highly-cited scholars who work partly in this area

   
 

Cass Sunstein

Harvard University

5480

62

 

Richard Epstein

New York University, University of Chicago

2680

73

 

Mark Lemley

Stanford University

2400

50

 

Lucian Bebchuk

Harvard University

1130

61

 

Robert Scott

Columbia University

  970

72

http://leiterlawschool.typepad.com/leiter/2016/05/15-most-cited-faculty-in-law-economics-incl-behavioral-law-economics-2010-2014-inclusive.html

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