Nuno Garoupa is Professor of Law, Texas A&M University School of Law and holds
the Chair in Research Innovation, Católica Global School of Law, Lisbon, Portugal.
Currently he serves as President of Fundação Francisco Manuel dos Santos, Lisbon,
Portugal. He received his Ph.D. in Economics from the University of York (UK), also holds
an LLM from the University of London. He has a long established research interest in the
economics of law and legal institutions. Nuno has served as Vice-President of the
European Association of Law and Economics (2004-2007), Member of the Boards of the
International Society for New Institutional Economics (2006-2009) and of the Latin
America and Caribbean Law and Economics Association (2009-2011), and co-editor of the
Review of Law and Economics (2004-2010) and of the International Review of Law and
Economics (since 2012). He has been awarded the Spanish Julian Marias Research Prize
2010. 

Articles

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Do Lawyers Induce Litigation? Evidence from Spain, 2001-2010 (with Juan Mora-Sanguinetti), International Review of Law and Economics (2016)
 

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Do Specialized Courts Make a Difference? Evidence from Brazilian State Supreme Courts (with Carolina Arlota), European Business Law Review (2016)
 

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Explaining Divorce Rate Determinants: New Evidence from Spain (with Dolores Jiménez-Rubio and Virginia Rosales), Applied Economic Letters (2016)
 

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Judicial Review and Political Partisanship: Moving from Consensual to Majoritarian Democracy (with Veronica Grembi), International Review of Law and Economics (2016)
 

Unpublished Papers

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Judicial Independence and Party Politics in the Kelsenian Constitutional Courts: The Case of Portugal (with Sofia AmaralGarcia and Veronica Grembi), University of Illinois Legal Working Paper Series (2008)
 

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The Unsolvable Dilemma of a Paretian Policymaker (with Giuseppe Dari-Mattiacci), George Mason University School of Law Working Papers Series (2004)
 

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Scope of Liability, The Vanishing Distinction between Negligence and Strict Liability (with Pablo Salvador Coderch, Nuno Garoupa, and Carlos Gomez-Liguerre), Latin American and Caribbean Law and Economics Association (ALACDE) Annual Papers (2004)
 

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The Economics of Judicial Councils (with Tom Ginsburg), Berkeley Program in Law & Economics (2007)
 

CASHING BY THE HOUR: WHY LARGE LAWFIRMS PREFER HOURLY FEES OVER CONTINGENT FEES (with Fernando Gomez-Pomar), German Working Papers in Law and Economics (2006)
 

Regulation of Professions in the US and Europe: A Comparative Analysis, American Law & Economics Association Annual Meetings (2006)
 

Sentencing Guidelines and TIS Legislation, Judges and Parole Boards: Has Bargaining Power Changed in Sentencing? (with Dhammika Dharmapala and Joanna Shepherd), American Law & Economics Association Annual Meetings (2006)
 

Sentencing Guidelines, TIS Legislation, and Bargaining Power (with Dhammika Dharmapala and Joanna M. Shepherd), American Law & Economics Association Annual Meetings (2006)