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Wouter Dessein

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About the journal

The Journal of Law, Economics, & Organization is an interdisciplinary exercise. It seeks to promote an understanding of many complex phenomena by examining such matters from a combined law, economics, and organization perspective …

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Williamson Prize

The Editor and Co-Editors are pleased to announce that the sixth annual Oliver E. Williamson Prize for Best Article in JLEO was awarded to Amit Gandhi, Daniela Iorio, and Carly Urban for their article "Negative Advertising and Political Competition".

All Williamson Prize-winning articles and short-listed papers are free to read online.

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2016 Nobel Prize in Economics

Congratulations to Oliver Hart and Bengt Holmstrom, winners of the 2016 Nobel Prize in Economics! 

A selection of seminal papers published in the Journal of Law, Economics, & Organization by Hart and Holmstrom (a member of the JLEO editorial board), as well as a special issue on Grossman and Hart at 25, are now free to read online for a limited time.

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In the News

Read JLEO research on ideology of Supreme Court justices featured in The New York Times.  

The Judicial Common Space
Lee Epstein; Andrew D. Martin; Jeffrey A. Segal; Chad Westerland

Assessing Preference Change on the US Supreme Court 
Andrew D. Martin; Kevin M. Quinn 


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