Nuno Garoupa is Professor of Law, the H. Ross and Helen Workman Research Scholar and
Co-Director of the Illinois Program on Law, Behavior & Social Science at the
University of Illinois College of Law currently on leave and 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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A Law and Economics Perspective on Legal Families (with Mariana Pargendler), European Journal of Legal Studies (2014)
 

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Delegation, Discretion, and Deference in Comparative Administrative Law (with Jud Matthews), American Journal of Comparative Law (2014)
 

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Globalization and Deregulation of Legal Services, International Review of Law and Economics (2014)
 

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Measuring Judicial Ideal Points in New Democracies: The Case of the Philippines (with Lucia Dalla Pellegrina and Laarni Escresa), Asian Journal of Law and Society (2014)
 

Unpublished Papers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)