Eric Posner

Joseph F. Cunningham Visiting Professor of Law (Fall 2016)

Eric Posner

Eric
Posner
Joseph F. Cunningham Visiting Professor of Law (Fall 2016)

Eric Posner is Kirkland and Ellis Distinguished Service Professor of Law, University of Chicago. His current research interests include financial regulation, international law, and constitutional law. His books include The Twilight of International Human Rights (Oxford, 2014); Economic Foundations of International Law (with Alan Sykes) (Harvard, 2013); Contract Law and Theory (Aspen, 2011); The Executive Unbound: After the Madisonian Republic (with Adrian Vermeule) (Oxford, 2011); Climate Change Justice (with David Weisbach) (Princeton, 2010); The Perils of Global Legalism (Chicago, 2009); Terror in the Balance: Security, Liberty and the Courts (with Adrian Vermeule) (Oxford, 2007); New Foundations of Cost-Benefit Analysis (with Matthew Adler) (Harvard, 2006); The Limits of International Law (with Jack Goldsmith) (Oxford, 2005); Law and Social Norms (Harvard, 2000); Chicago Lectures in Law and Economics (editor) (Foundation, 2000); Cost-Benefit Analysis: Legal, Economic, and Philosophical Perspectives (editor, with Matthew Adler) (University of Chicago, 2001). He is cofounder of Collective Decision Engines LLC and the New Rambler Review, and of counsel at Boies, Schiller & Flexner. He is a fellow of the American Academy of Arts and Sciences and a member of the American Law Institute.

Courses
Regulation of Financial Institutions