• A Phool and His Money

    By ALEX TABARROK

    Review of PHISHING FOR PHOOLS: The Economics of Manipulation and Deception, by George A. Akerlof and Robert Shiller

    September 23, 2015
    Alex Tabarrok review of PHISHING FOR PHOOLS book
  • Revolution and Liberation: A Call for Secular and Religious Argumentative Engagement

    By DAVID A. FRANK 

    Review of THE PARADOX OF LIBERATION: Secular Revolutions and Religious Counterrevolutions, by Michael Walzer

    September 21, 2015
  • Not Infallible

    By ERIC J. SEGALL

    Review of An Introduction To The Constitution, by Michael Stokes Paulsen and Luke Paulsen

    September 16, 2015
  • A Whale of a State

    By SRIRAM SRIKUMAR

    Review of The Fourth Revolution: The Global Race to Reinvent the State, by John Micklethwait and Adrian Wooldridge

    September 14, 2015
  • Sleight of Hand

    By SAMUEL MOYN

    Review of Invisible Hands: Self-Organization and the Eighteenth Century, by Jonathan Sheehan and Dror Wahrman

    September 09, 2015
  • Medical Care as Harm

    By DON HERZOG

    Review of Being Mortal: Medicine and What Matters in the End, by Atul Gawande

    September 07, 2015
  • A Confucius for All Ages

    By CHRISTINE GROSS LOH

    Review of Confucius and the World He Created, by Michael Schuman

    September 02, 2015
  • Affording Choice

    By RYAN D. DOERFLER

    Review of Choosing Not to Choose: Understanding the Value of Choice, by Cass R. Sunstein

    August 31, 2015
  • Law, Naturally

    By JOHN C.P. GOLDBERG

    Review of Natural Law in Court: A History of Legal Theory in Practice, by R. H. Helmholz

    August 26, 2015
    "Law, Naturally," by John C.P. Goldberg, review of Natural Law in Court: A History of Legal Theory in Practice, by Richard H. Helmholz
  • Past Perfect

    By RICHARD H. MCADAMS

    Review of Go Set a Watchman, by Harper Lee

    August 24, 2015
    "Past Perfect," by Richard H. McAdams, review of Go Set a Watchman, by Harper Lee
  • Untouchable

    By MARTHA C. NUSSBAUM

    Review of ANNIHILATION OF CASTE: The Annotated Critical Edition, by B. R. Ambedkar, edited and annotated by S. Anand

    August 19, 2015
    Annihilation of Caste, reviewed by Martha C. Nussbaum
  • Thought Turned Upside Down And Inside Out

    By CHARLES CLAVEY

    Review of LIVING THOUGHT: The Origins & Actuality of Italian Philosophy, by Roberto Esposito, Zakiya Hanafi, translator

    August 17, 2015
  • Rifts in Rationality

    By JAMES D. MILLER

    Review of RATIONALITY: From AI to Zombies, by Eliezer Yudkowsky

    August 12, 2015
    "Rifts in Rationality," by James D. Miller, review of RATIONALITY: From AI to Zombies, by Eliezer Yudkowsky
  • Compliance on the Cheap

    By MITU GULATI

    Review of THE EXPRESSIVE POWERS OF LAW: Theories and Limits, by Richard McAdams

    August 10, 2015
    The Expressive Powers of Law: Theories and Limits, by Richard McAdams, reviewed by Mitu Gulati.
  • Unconditional Surrender

    By PAUL HAM

    Excerpt from HIROSHIMA NAGASAKI: The Real Story of the Atomic Bombings and Their Aftermath, by Paul Ham

    August 05, 2015
    HIROSHIMA NAGASAKI: The Real Story of the Atomic Bombings and Their Aftermath, by Paul Ham
  • Crisis Lawyering

    By DAVID ZARING

    Review of TO THE EDGE: Legality, Legitimacy, and the Responses to the 2008 Financial Crisis, by Philip Wallach

    August 03, 2015
    TO THE EDGE: Legality, Legitimacy, and the Responses to the 2008 Financial Crisis, by Philip Wallach
  • Institutional Cures For Cognitive Ailments

    By N. W. BARBER

    Review of SECURITIES AGAINST MISRULE: Juries, Assemblies, Elections, by Jon Elster

    July 29, 2015
    Securities Against Misrule: Juries, Assemblies, Elections, by Jon Elster, reviewed by N.W. Barber
  • What Ails the City?

    By AZIZ HUQ

    Review of GHETTOSIDE: A True Story of Murder in American, by Jill Leovy and RENEGADE DREAMS: Living Through Injury in Gangland Chicago, by Laurence Ralph

    July 27, 2015
    GHETTOSIDE: A True Story of Murder in American, by Jill Loevy and RENEGADE DREAMS: Living Through Injury in Gangland Chicago, by Laurence Ralph, reviewed by Aziz Huq
  • What Is Regulatory Capture?

    By PHILIP WALLACH

    Review of PREVENTING REGULATORY CAPTURE: Special Interest Influence and How to Limit It, by Daniel Carpenter and David A. Moss, eds.

    July 22, 2015
    PREVENTING REGULATORY CAPTURE: Special Interest Influence and How to Limit It
  • Between East and West

    By DANIEL ABEBE

    Review of CONFLICT IN UKRAINE: The Unwinding of the Post-Cold War Order, by Rajan Menon and Eugene B. Rumer

    July 20, 2015
    CONFLICT IN UKRAINE: The Unwinding of the Post-Cold War Order, by Rajan Menon and Eugene B. Rumer