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Articles

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Not the Power to Destroy: An Effects Theory of the Tax Power (with Neil Siegel), Virginia Law Review (2012)
 

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The Secret of Growth Is Financing Secrets: Corporate Law and Growth Economics (with Hans Bernd Schaefer), Journal of Law and Economics (2011)
 

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Maturing into Normal Science: The Effect of Empirical Legal Studies on Law and Economics, Maturing into Normal Science: The Effect of Empirical Legal Studies on Law and Economics (2011)
 

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A Theory of Direct Democracy and the Single Subject Rule (with Michae Gilbert), A Theory of Direct Democracy and the Single Subject Rule (2010)
 

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Charity and Information: Correcting the Failure of a Disjunctive Social Norm (with Brian Broughman), Michigan Journal of Law Reform (2010)
 

Books

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Solomon's Knot: How Law Can End the Poverty of Nations (with Hans-Bernd Schaefer) (2011)
 

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Introduction to Law and Economics (with Thomas Ulen) (2007)
 

Contributions to Books

Overtaking (with Aaron Edlin), The American Illness: Essays on the Rule of Law (2012)
 

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Chapter 1: The Importance of Law in Promoting Innovation and Growth (with Aaron Edlin, Robert Litan, and George Priest), Rules for Growth: Promoting Innovation and Growth Through Legal Reform (2011)
 

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Bargaining with the State, Internationalization of the Law and its Economic Analysis (2008)
 

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Bargaining with the State: Offsets and Mitigation in Developing Land, This short paper will appear in a commemorative book for Hans-Bernd Schäfer's 65th Birthday (2007)
 

Preprints

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Clearings and Thickets (with Aaron Edlin), The Ratio Research Colloquium on Property Rights, the Conditions for Enterprise and Economic Growth; the Comparative Law and Economics Forum (2011)
 

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Sharing and Anti-Sharing in Teams (with Roland Kirstein) (2006)
 

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Information, Innovation, and the Poverty of Nations, Free Market Foundation Occasional Paper15 (2006)
 

Works in Progress

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Law and the Poverty of Nations (with Hans Bernd Schaefer) (2009)