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21 Nov 2011, 11:19 am by Ezra Rosser
 As Robert Hockett noted regarding NYC’s decision to oust Occupy Wall Street, the question should not be the right to remove protesters but the wisdom of doing so. [read post]
20 Nov 2011, 3:00 am
Bloomberg, Tear Down This Wall by Robert Hockett  Those arguing the legalities of last Tuesday’s developments around Zuccotti Park are missing what matters most. [read post]
7 Nov 2011, 7:56 am by William Carleton
The writing is a dense, but highly readable, 27 page (not including appendix) paper by Daniel Alpert, Robert Hockett tand Nouriel Roubini, titled "The Way Forward. [read post]
12 Oct 2011, 8:44 pm by Ezra Rosser
A new report published by the New America Foundation written by Daniel Alpert, Westwood Capital; Robert Hockett, Professor of Law, Cornell University; and Nouriel Roubini, Professor of Economics, New York University, is worth checking out for a macro view of the causes of the current great recession and for suggestions on a path forward: A Way Forward (Oct. 2011). [read post]
11 Oct 2011, 7:15 pm by Adam Levitin
The latest proposal for dealing with the mortgage crisis comes from The Way Forward by Daniel Alpert, Robert Hockett and Nouriel Roubini (AHR), a policy paper sponsored by the New America Foundation. [read post]
27 Dec 2010, 3:00 am by Paul Caron
Jacob Hacker (Yale), Robert Hockett (Cornell), and Daniel Markovits (Yale) have launched Give It Back for Jobs, which encourages people to donate to charity the amount of money they will save from the extension of the Bush tax cuts: America’s shared prosperity is under threat. [read post]
23 Dec 2010, 8:22 am by Frank Pasquale
I’d also like to see them complement a broad set of proposals articulated by Robert Hockett in a recent piece in the Washington University Law Review. [read post]
23 Nov 2010, 2:18 pm
Joseph Stiglitz, Paul Krugman, Robert Shiller, and Brad DeLong are reasonably well known examples. [read post]
25 Mar 2010, 2:40 am
By Robert Hockett Now that Senator Dodd has released his proposed plan for finance-regulatory reform, some DoL readers might appreciate a quick breakdown of its principal provisions, along with a brief bit of commentary. [read post]
18 Mar 2010, 10:40 pm
By Robert Hockett Neil has been so persistent, so lucid, and so thorough in addressing current fears -- which for the most part have struck me as what I'll call 'crocodile' fears -- about the longterm U.S. fiscal position that I have felt no need to comment on the subject here thus far. [read post]
17 Mar 2010, 10:37 am by Robert Hockett
By Robert Hockett Father Rob Araujo, at Mirror of Justice, has offered some interesting queries concerning the legislative process, and whether 'Catholic Legal Theory' has anything to say about that process. [read post]
13 Mar 2010, 2:28 pm by Robert Hockett
By Robert Hockett Hello again, All, In case it's of interest, the post over at MOJ that I referenced yesterday has elicited some response, which responses in turn have provoked a bit more thinking on my part about the role that intervening cause arguments have in discussion of voucher programs and health insurance reform. [read post]
9 Mar 2010, 10:57 pm
By Robert Hockett Now that it's virtually certain that comprehensive health insurance reform will be pursued at least in part through House-Senate budget reconciliation, the present affords an opportune moment to take stock of past resorts to that procedure. [read post]
21 Feb 2010, 4:37 pm
By Robert Hockett One of the more interesting features of Republican opposition to a variety of salutary proposals made by the Obama Administration and the Democratic Caucus in the Congress, I find, is that so many features of these proposals to which Republicans currently -- and flamboyantly -- object originate with ... well, Republicans themselves. [read post]
14 Feb 2010, 6:50 am by Howard Friedman
Robert Hockett, describes its purpose:Our aim is to offer a site at which people who adhere to a variety of faith traditions, with perhaps varying degrees of intensity across persons and through time, might discuss legal and cognate subjects together in mutual respect and affection.Other contributors include Steve Shiffrin, Eduardo Penalver and Michael Perry. [read post]
3 Nov 2009, 5:14 pm
By Bob Hockett The Supreme Court heard oral arguments Monday in a fascinating case that DoL readers might find particularly interesting in a time of financial turbulence. [read post]