Corporate Charter Competition, 102 Minnesota Law Review
(forthcoming). Full Text
Disciplinary Legal Empiricism, 76(2) Maryland Law Review
(forthcoming 2017). Full Text
Dawn of the Discipline-based Law Faculty, 65 Journal of Legal Education
506 (2016). Full Text
Changes in Chapter 11 Success Levels Since 1980, 87 Temple Law Review 989 (2015).
Disciplining Legal Scholarship, 90 Tulane Law Review
1 (2015). Full Text
Bankruptcy Survival (with Joseph W. Doherty), 62 UCLA Law Review
970 (2015). Full Text
House Swaps: A Strategic Bankruptcy Solution to the Foreclosure Crisis, 112 Michigan Law Rreview
689 (2013). Full Text
Optimizing English and American Security Interests (with Arvin I. Abraham and Bernd P. Delahaye), 88 Notre Dame Law Review
1785 (2013). Full Text
The Readable Delaware General Corporation, UCLA School of Law Working Paper Series, Public Law & Legal Theory No. 13-20
(2013). Full Text
The Future of Court System Transparency, in Confidentiality, Transparency, and the U.S. Civil Justice System (edited by Joseph W. Doherty, Robert T. Reville and Laura Zakaras, Oxford University Press, 2012).
Routine Illegality Redux (with Joseph W. Doherty), 85 American Bankruptcy Law Journal 35-61 (2011).
Book Review, Consumer Credit, Debt and Bankruptcy: Comparative and International Perspectives, 58 American Journal of Comparative Law 489-94 (2010).
Court System Transparency, 94 Iowa Law Review
481 (2009). Full Text
Routine Illegality in Bankruptcy Court, Big-Case Fee Practices (with Joseph W. Doherty), 83 American Bankruptcy Law Journal
423-480 (2009). Full Text
Professional Overcharging in Large Bankruptcy Reorganization Cases (with Joseph W. Doherty), 5 Journal of Empirical Legal Studies
983 (2008). Full Text
Rise of the Financial Advisors: An Empirical Study of the Division of Professional Fees in Large Bankruptcies (with Joseph W. Doherty), 82 American Bankruptcy Law Journal 141-74 (2008).
Bankruptcy Verite (with Joseph W. Doherty), 106 Michigan Law Review
721 (2008). Full Text
Bankruptcy Fire Sales (with Joseph W. Doherty), 106(1) Michigan Law Review
(2007). Full Text
The Spearing Tool Filing System Disaster, 68 Ohio State Law Journal 281 (2007).
Delaware Bankruptcy: Failure in Ascendancy (with Joseph W. Doherty), 73 University of Chicago Law Review
1387-1419 (2006). Full Text
Where Do You Get Off? A Reply to Courting Failure's Critique, 54 Buffalo Law Review 511-48 (2006).
Universalism Unravels, 79 American Bankruptcy Law Journal
143 (2005). Full Text
Global and Out of Control, 79 American Bankruptcy Law Journal
79 (2005). Full Text
A Team Production Theory of Banruptcy Reorganization, 57 Vanderbilt Law Review 741 (2004).
The Determinants of Professional Fees in Large Bankruptcy Reorganization Cases (with Joseph W. Doherty), Journal of Empirical Legal Studies
111-42 (2004). Full Text
The Nature of the Bankrupt Firm: A Reply to Baird and Rasmussen's The End of Bankruptcy, 56 Stanford Law Review
645-71 (2003). Full Text
Did Privacy Cause Identity Theft?, 54 Hastings Law Journal
1277-97 (2003). Full Text
The Myth of the Residual Owner: An Empirical Study, UCLA School of Law Working Paper Series, Law & Economics Paper No. 3-11
(2003). Full Text
A Team Production Theory of Bankruptcy Reorganization, UCLA School of Law Working Paper Series, Law & Economics
(April 23, 2003). Full Text
Why Are Delaware and New York Bankruptcy Reorganizations Failing? (with Joseph W. Doherty), Vanderbilt Law Review
1935-85 (2002). Full Text
The Politics of Research Access to Federal Court Data, 81 Texas Law Review
2161-71 (2002). Full Text
Toward a Trademark-Based Liability System, 49 UCLA Law Review
1099-1137 (2002). Full Text
Human Identification Theory and the Identity Theft Problem, 80 Texas Law Review
89-134 (2001). Full Text
Can the Market Evaluate Legal Regimes? A Response to Professors Rasmussen, Thomas and Skeel, 54 Vanderbilt Law Review 331-56 (2001).
The Failure of Public Company Bankruptcies in Delaware and New York: Empirical Evidence of a "Race to the Bottom" (with Sara D. Kalin), 54 Vanderbilt Law Review
231-82 (2001). Full Text
The Case for Cooperative Territoriality in International Bankruptcy, 98 Michigan Law Review
2216-51 (2000). Full Text
A Theory of Legal Strategy (with Walter O. Weyrauch), 49 Duke Law Journal
1405-86 (2000). Full Text
The Irrefutable Logic of Judgment Proofing: A Reply to Stephen Schwarcz, 52 Stanford Law Review 55-71 (1999).
Contract Bankruptcy: A Reply to Alan Schwartz, 109 Yale Law Journal
317-42 (1999). Full Text
Bankruptcy Contracting Revised: A Reply to Alan Schwartz's New Model, 109 Yale Law Journal 365-79 (1999).
Twerski & Cohen's Second Revolution: A Systems/Strategic Perspective, 94 Northwestern Law Review
55-75 (1999). Full Text
Commentary on Financial Privacy (response to article by Peter P. Swire), 7 Washington University Law Quarterly 513-17 (1999). F. Hodge O'Neal Corporate and Securities Law Symposium: The Modernization of Financial Services Legislation.
Shopping for Judges: An Empirical Analysis of Venue Choice in the Bankruptcy Reorganization of Large, Publicly Held Companies (with Theodore Eisenberg), 84 Cornell Law Review
967-1003 (1999). Full Text
Cooperation in International Bankruptcy: A Post-Universalist Approach, 84 Cornell Law Review
696-762 (1999). Full Text
The Essential Structure of Judgment Proofing, 51 Stanford Law Review
147-60 (1998). Full Text
Virtual Judgment Proofing: A Rejoinder, 107 Yale Law Journal
1413-34 (1998). Full Text
Should the Secured Credit Carve-Out Be Effective Only in Bankruptcy? A Systems/Strategic Analysis, 82 Cornell Law Review 1483-1510 (1997).
Common Sense Consumer Bankruptcy, 71 American Bankruptcy Law Journal 461-82 (1997).
The Systems Approach to Law, 82 Cornell Law Review 479 (1997).
The Death of Liability, 106 Yale Law Journal
1-92 (1996). Full Text
Legal Culture, Legal Strategy, and the Law in Lawyer's Heads, 30 Northwestern University Law Review 1498-1556 (1996).
Why the Debtor's State of Incorporation Should Be the Proper Place for Article 9 Filing: A Systems Analysis, 79 Minnesota Law Review 577-661 (1995).
Chapter 11: An Agenda for Basic Reform, 69 American Bankruptcy Law Journal 573 (1995).
The Unsecured Creditors' Bargain, 80 Virginia Law Review 1887-965 (1994).
Reorganization Realities, Methodological Realities, and the Paradigm Dominance Game, 72 Washington University Law Quarterly 1307-17 (1994).
Compensating Unsecured Creditors for Extraordinary Reorganization Risks (with William C. Whitford), 72 Washington University Law Quarterly 1133-51 (1994).
A Systems Approach to Comparison of U.S. and Canadian Reorganization of Financially Distressed Companies (with George Triantis), 35 Harvard International Law Journal 267-343 (1994).
Patterns in the Bankruptcy Reorganization of Large, Publicly Held Companies (with William C. Whitford), 78 Cornell Law Review 597-618 (1993).
The Trouble with Chapter 11, 1993 Wisconsin Law Review 729-60 (1993).
Comment: Stakeholder Interests and Bankruptcy, 43 University of Toronto Law Journal 711-15 (1993).
Corporate Governance in the Bankruptcy Reorganization of Large, Publicly Held Companies 669-800 (1993).
Strange Visions in a Strange World, A Reply to Professors Bradley and Rosenzweig, 91 Michigan Law Review 79-110 (1992).
Computerization of the Article 9 Filing System: Thoughts on Building the Electronic Highway, 55 Law & Contemporary Problems 5-37 (1992). Symposium issue.
Preemptive Cram Down (with William C. Whitford), 65 American Bankruptcy Law Journal 625-47 (1991).
Venue Choice and Forum Shopping in the Bankruptcy Reorganization of Large, Publicly Held Companies (with William C. Whitford), 1991 University of Wisconsin Law Review 11-63 (1991).
The Demographics of Bankruptcy Practice, 63 American Bankruptcy Law Journal 289-319 (1989).
Book Review, Bringing Realism to the Classroom, 1988 Wisconsin Law Review 641-657 (1988). Reviewing The Law of Debtors and Creditors, by Elizabeth Warren and Jay Lawrence Westbrook.
The Debtor in Full Control B Systems Failure Under Chapter 11 of the Bankruptcy Code?, 57 American Bankruptcy Law Journal 99-126 (1983). First installment; 57 American Bankruptcy Law Journal 247-73 (1983) Second installment.
A General Theory of the Dynamics of the State Remedies/Bankruptcy System, 1982 Wisconsin Law Review 311-72 (1982).
"Encouraging" Repayment Under Chapter 13 of the Bankruptcy Code, 18 Harvard Journal on Legislation 347 (1981).