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Richard A. POSNER

American lawyer and an expert on law; currently holds the post of judge in the U.S. Court of Appeals (United States Court of Appeals), and a lecturer at the Chicago Law School (Chicago Law School). Richard is considered one of the most important contemporary experts in the theory of law and economics.

Background

  • POSNER, Richard A. was born in 1939 in United States of America.

  • Education

    • Bachelor of Arts Yale University, 1959. Bachelor of Laws Harvard University, 1962.

    Career

    • In 1969, Posner was appointed Professor at the University of Chicago. There's also taught his son - Eric Posner. Richard Posner is one of the founders of the Journal of Legal Studies (1972).

      President Ronald Reagan appointed Judge Posner's Seventh District in 1981 [2]. He served as chief judge of that court from 1993 to 2000, while remaining a professor at the University of Chicago.

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    • Member, American Law Institute, Institution, American Bar Association, American Academy of Arts and Sciences.

    Works

    • Economic Analysis of Law
    • Now available as a looseleaf! Lucid, comprehensive, and definitive in its field, this text covers every aspect of economic analysis of the la, from common law, corporate and commercial law, and public international law to family law, evidence, and the economic theory of democracy.

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    Use of economic theory to explain the common law. Economic analysis of antitrust law. And economic analysis of the State.

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    Born January 11, 1939
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      Yale College
    • 1959 - 1962
      Harvard University
    • 1968 - 1969
      teacher, Stanford University
      USA, California, Los Angeles

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      • book: Economic Analysis of Law, Ninth Edition (Aspen Casebook)
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      • book: Economic Analysis of Law 8e (Aspen Casebooks)
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      • book: Economic Analysis of Law
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      • book: Economics and the Interpretation and Application of U.S. and E.U. Antitrust Law: Volume I Basic Concepts and Economics-Based Legal Analyses of Oligopolistic and Predatory Conduct
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      • book: The Relevant Market in International Economic Law: A Comparative Antitrust and GATT Analysis (Cambridge International Trade and Economic Law)
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      • book: Economics and the Interpretation and Application of U.S. and E.U. Antitrust Law: Volume II Economics-Based Legal Analyses of Mergers, Vertical Practices, and Joint Ventures
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      • book: Economic Analysis of Law, Second Edition
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      • book: Trade Policy Flexibility and Enforcement in the WTO: A Law and Economics Analysis (Cambridge International Trade and Economic Law)
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      • book: Biodiversity and the Concept of Farmers' Rights in International Law: Factual Background and Legal Analysis (Studies in Global Economic Law)
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      • book: Antitrust Law: An Economic Perspective
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      • book: Law, Economics and Antitrust: Towards a New Perspective
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      • book: Social Policy and Social Change: Toward the Creation of Social and Economic Justice
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      • book: Covenant Economics: A Biblical Vision of Justice for All
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      • book: The Economics of Justice
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      • book: Justice as Attunement: Transforming Constitutions in Law, Literature, Economics and the Rest of Life
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      • book: Justice as Attunement: Transforming Constitutions in Law, Literature, Economics and the Rest of Life
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      • book: Social Policy and Social Change: Toward the Creation of Social and Economic Justice
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      • book: A Guide to Jewish Practice: Organizational Ethics and Economic Justice
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      • book: Stanley K. Sheinbaum: A 20th Century Knight's Quest for Peace, Civil Liberties and Economic Justice
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      • book: Economic Justice
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      • book: Economic Justice: Selections from Distributive Justice and a Living Wage (Library of Theological Ethics)
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      • book: INTERNATIONAL INCOME TAXATION: Code and Regulations--Selected Sections (2015-2016 Edition)
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      • book: International Income Taxation: Code and Regulations - Selected Sections (2011-2012)
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      • book: INTERNATIONAL INCOME TAXATION: Code and Regulations--Selected Sections, 2009-2010 Edition
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      • book: Taxation by Telecommunications Regulation: The Economics of the E-Rate (Aei Studies in Telecommunications Deregulation)
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      • book: Taxation and the price of civilization: An essay on federal tax reform (Briefly-- : perspectives on legislation, regulation, and litigation)
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