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The Review is a refereed journal, published twice a year. It maintains the highest scholarly standards, and at the same time endeavours to publish international work that is accessible to the full range of membership in the ALEA …

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The Distinguished Article Prize of the ALER

We are delighted to announce that the 2015 winners of the ALER Distinguished Article Prize, which comes with a $5,000 award, are Tilman Klumpp, Hugo M. Mialon, and Michael A. Williams for their article, “Leveling the Playing Field The Role of Public Campaign Funding in Elections”. For free access to this and previous winning articles, click here.

The Coase Medal

The Ronald H. Coase medal is awarded bi-annually in recognition of major contributions to the field of law and economics. The 2014 medal was awarded to Steven Shavell. Click here for more information about the Coase Prize.

Professor Steven Shavell Article Collection

The American Law and Economics Association awarded Steven Shavell the 2014 Ronald H. Coase medal in recognition of his major contributions in the field of law and economics. 

Click here to read a collection of articles Professor Shavell has published in various law and economics journals, including American Law and Economics Review, Journal of Legal Analysis, the Journal of Law, Economics, & Organization, and the Quarterly Journal of Economics.


OUPblog posts from ALER

  • Can changing how prosecutors do their work improve public safety?
    Read Thomas J. Miles' blog post here and the full article here.
  • Does Mexican immigration lead to more crime in US cities?
    Read Aaron Chalfin's blog post here and the full article here.
  • Freedom Day and democratic transition
    Read Robert P. Inman and Daniel L. Rubinfeld's blog post here and the full article here.
American Law & Economics Association

American Law & Economics Association

American Law and Economics Review is published on behalf of the American Law and Economics Association. Since 1991, ALEA has been dedicated to the advancement of economic understanding of law and related areas of public policy and regulation. To learn more, click here.

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