• Progressive Racism

    By HERBERT HOVENKAMP

    Review of Illiberal Reformers: Race, Eugenics and American Economics in the Progressive Era, by Thomas C. Leonard

    February 10, 2016
  • Bureaucracy Unbound

    By ERIC POSNER

    Review of Liberty’s Nemesis: The Unchecked Expansion of the State, edited by Dean Reuter and John Yoo

    February 08, 2016
  • Defining Conservatism

    By SANFORD LEVINSON

    Review of Shattered Consensus: The Rise and Decline of America’s Postwar Political Order, by James Piereson

    February 03, 2016
  • Religions Among Nations

    By LAEL WEINBERGER

    Review of Exporting Freedom: Religious Liberty and American Power, by Anna Su

    February 01, 2016
  • Running Out of Thought

    By KENNETH POSNER

    Review of What I Talk About When I Talk About Running, by Haruki Murakami

    January 27, 2016
  • Executive Order

    By SAIKRISHNA PRAKASH

    Review of Untrodden Ground: How Presidents Interpret the Constitution, by Harold H. Bruff

    January 25, 2016
  • George Washington’s Constitution

    By KURT LASH

    Review of Imperial from the Beginning: The Constitution of the Original Executiveby Saikrishna Bangalore Prakash

    January 20, 2016
  • The Roads Not Taken

    By PAUL HORWITZ

    Review of Divergent Paths: The Academy and the Judiciary, by Richard A. Posner

    January 18, 2016
  • What’s the Matter with Luxembourg?

    By DANIEL HEMEL

    Review of The Hidden Wealth of Nations: The Scourge of Tax Havens, by Gabriel Zucman

    January 13, 2016
  • Reasoning About Reason of State

    By NEHAL BHUTA

    Review of Reason of State: Law, Prerogative and Empire, by Thomas Poole

    January 11, 2016
  • Literary Financial Literacy

    By WILLIAM A. BIRDTHISTLE

    Review of I.O.U.: Why Everyone Owes Everyone And No One Can Pay; Capital: A Novel; and How to Speak Money: What the Money People Say -- and What It Really Means, by John Lanchester

    January 06, 2016
  • The Struggle for America’s “Fiscal Soul”

    By JULIA D. MAHONEY

    Review of WE ARE BETTER THAN THIS: How Government Should Spend Our Money, by Edward D. Kleinbard, and GOING FOR BROKE: Deficits, Debt, and the Entitlement Crisis, by Michael D. Tanner

    January 04, 2016
  • Constituting Canada

    By PAUL DALY

    Review of The Constitution of Canada: An Introduction to its Development and Law, by W.P.M. Kennedy, introduction by Martin Friedland

    December 23, 2015
  • Nietzsche’s Hatred of “Jew Hatred”

    By BRIAN LEITER

    Review of Nietzsche’s Jewish Problem: Between Anti-Semitism and Anti-Judaism, by Robert C. Holub

    December 21, 2015
  • Dignity through Law

    By MICHEL PARADIS

    Review of Why Law Matters, by Alon Harel

    December 16, 2015
  • Misreading Walter Bagehot: What Lombard Street Really Means for Central Banking

    By PETER CONTI-BROWN

    Review of Lombard Street: A Description of the Money Market, by Walter Bagehot

    December 14, 2015
  • Potemkin Power?

    By ERIC A. POSNER

    Review of Putinism: Russia and its Future with the West, by Walter Laqueur

    December 09, 2015
  • Before the Culture Wars

    By LAURA WEINRIB

    Review of After Roe: The Lost History of the Abortion Debate, by Mary Ziegler

    December 07, 2015
  • Publius as an Exportable Good

    By ADRIAN VERMEULE

    Review of An Argument Open to All: Reading The Federalist in the 21st Century, by Sanford Levinson

    December 03, 2015
  • Research Censorship on Campus

    By GEORGE J. ANNAS

    Review of The Censor’s Hand: The Misregulation of Human-Subject Research, by Carl E. Schneider

    November 30, 2015