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13 Aug 2020, 3:00 am by Jim Sedor
Campaign Spending Rule Ends Practice Berger Used” by Gary Robertson (Associated Press) for MSN Elections National: “Drawing Lessons from Chaotic Primaries, Election Officials Scrambled to Head Off Voting Problems in Tuesday’s Contests” by Amy Gardner and Dan Simmons for Washington Post Georgia: “QAnon Supporter, with Georgia Primary Victory, Is Poised to Bring Far-Right Conspiracy Theory to Congress” by Isaac Stanley-Becker and Rachael Bade… [read post]
17 Jul 2020, 3:00 am by Jim Sedor
” States That Raced to Reopen Let Businesses Write Their Own Rules, Documents Show Anchorage Daily News – Isaac Stanley-Becker (Washington Post) | Published: 7/9/2020 Business networks and industry organizations helped write the rules of the pandemic response in some of the places that were the last to impose restrictions and the first to ease them. [read post]
13 Jul 2020, 11:30 pm by Hayleigh Bosher
., the late Professor Gary Becker from the University of Chicago, another key figure in the Law and Economics field.) [read post]
13 May 2020, 1:34 pm by scottgaille
 University of Chicago Law Professors Nobel Laureate Gary Becker & Judge Richard Posner  About the Gaille Energy Blog. [read post]
3 Mar 2020, 9:03 am by John Jascob
Committee member Gary DeWaal of Katten Muchin asked what is the use case for a [read post]
31 Jan 2020, 3:00 am by Jim Sedor
Sanders Supporters Have Weaponized Facebook to Spread Angry Memes About His Democratic Rivals Washington Post – Craig Timberg and Isaac Stanley-Becker | Published: 1/24/2020 There has been a wave of hostile memes about U.S. [read post]
12 Jan 2020, 9:57 am by Gritsforbreakfast
Unable to understand or explain the economy with their anachronistic theories, and having had their failures repeatedly exposed by the vicissitudes of history, they pretend the justice system is filled with "rational actors" and seek to apply the same ill-conceived assumptions to fresh terrain.The late Gary Becker, winner of the Nobel Prize in 1992, was the first economist to attempt this trick. [read post]
6 Dec 2019, 3:00 am by Jim Sedor
Facebook Has Floated Limiting Political Ads and Labeling That They Aren’t Fact-Checked, Riling 2020 Campaigns Connecticut Post – Tony Romm and Isaac Stanley-Becker (Washington Post) | Published: 12/4/2019 Facebook has weighed whether to label political ads to indicate they have not been fact-checked, rather than vetting what candidates say, one of a series of proposals the company has floated to Democratic and Republican operatives as it seeks to head off controversies… [read post]
12 Sep 2019, 6:00 am by Guest Blogger
I teach Lopeza few hundred feet from where Gary Becker’s Nobel medal is kept. [read post]
11 Jul 2019, 10:02 am by Tom Smith
 An immigration tariff is an attempt, based largely on Nobel Prize-winning economist Gary Becker’s idea to sell visas, to create a market-based visa that accounts for many of the most trenchant criticisms of liberalized immigration  The idea is simply to create a new visa called a Gold Card without numerical quotas or caps. [read post]
20 Feb 2019, 9:24 am by Daniel Shaviro
A 50% chance of being correct would easily meet that threshold.The solution to this incentive problem was stated long ago in work by Gary Becker concerning efficient crime deterrence. [read post]
28 Jan 2019, 10:01 am by Christine Corcos
Neoliberal economic analysis of law, championed by Richard Posner and Gary Becker, also offered to redefine crime as “market bypassing” in order to promote wealth maximization. [read post]
28 Jan 2019, 10:01 am
Neoliberal economic analysis of law, championed by Richard Posner and Gary Becker, also offered to redefine crime as “market bypassing” in order to promote wealth maximization. [read post]
3 Aug 2018, 3:00 am by Gail Heriot
This paper tests this using a model of discrimination based on the work of Nobel Prize-winning economists Gary Becker and Kenneth Arrow in order to measure the "rank gap"—the difference in the ranking of a hiring law school based on one's political orientation after controlling for other predictors of that ranking (clerkships, publications, the law school one graduated from, etc.). [read post]
13 Jul 2018, 1:34 pm by scottgaille
  These include Nobel Laureates Ronald Coase and Gary Becker, University of Chicago Professors Richard Epstein and Cass Sunstein, and U.S. [read post]
14 Feb 2018, 3:30 am by Mary Crossley
” By drawing on philosophy (primarily Foucault) and neoliberal economic theory (for example, Gary Becker’s human capital theory), Hull and Pasquale unveil harms associated with employer wellness programs that go beyond concerns about worker privacy and their disparate impact on unhealthy or disabled employees. [read post]
10 Jul 2017, 6:08 am by Jim Sedor
Dawnna Dukes Over Late Campaign Finance Report in 2016” by Ryan Autullo for Austin American-Statesman Ethics “Trump’s Son Met with Russian Lawyer After Being Promised Damaging Information on Clinton” by Jo Becker, Matt Apuzzo, and Adam Goldman for New York Times “White House Relied Upon Dark Money Lobbyist to ‘Quarterback’ Gorsuch Confirmation” by Margaret Sassa-Hawkins and Andrew Perez for MapLight.org “Watchdog Groups Fear for Ethics… [read post]
16 Nov 2016, 1:34 pm by Adam Levitin
(or "have a taste for discrimination" in Gary Becker's terminology). [read post]