Keith N. Hylton

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Publications

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2014

"The Economics of the Restatement and of the Common Law," in Symposium, The Restatement of ..., 79 Brooklyn Law Review 595 (2014). 
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"Innovation and Optimal Punishment, with Antitrust Applications," with Haizhen Lin, 10 Journal of Competition Law and Economics 1 (2014). 
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"Toward a Regulatory Framework for Third-Party Funding of Litigation," in Symposium, Clifford Symposium on Tort Law and Social Policy, 63 DePaul Law Review 527 (2014). 
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2013

"Causation in Tort Law: A Reconsideration," in Research Handbook on the Economics of Torts 97, Jennifer Arlen, ed., Edward Elgar (2013). 

"Injunctive and Reverse Settlements in Competition-Blocking Litigation," with Sungjoon Cho, 36 European Journal of Law and Economics 243 (2013). 

"The Law and Economics of Products Liability," 88 Notre Dame Law Review 2457 (2013). 

The Laws of Creation: Property Rights in the World of Ideas, with Ronald Cass, Harvard University Press (2013). 

"Negligence, Causation, and Incentives for Care," 35 International Review of Law and Economics 80 (2013). 

2012

"An Economic Perspective on Preemption," 53 Boston College Law Review 203 (2012). 
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"The Economics of Necessity," 41 Journal of Legal Studies 269 (2012). 

"The Economics of Third-Party Financed Litigation," 8 Journal of Law, Economics & Policy 701 (2012). 

"New Private Law Theory and Tort Law: A Comment," Harvard Law Review Forum  (2012). 
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Research Handbook on the Economics of Criminal Law, Edward Elgar, with Alon Harel, co-editior (2012). 

"Some Notes on Property Rules, Liability Rules, and Criminal Law," in Research Handbook on the Economics of Criminal Law, K. Hylton & A. Harel, eds., Edward Elgar (2012). 
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"Trial Selection Theory and Evidence: A Review," with Haizhen Lin, in v.8 Encyclopedia of Law and Economics: Procedural Law and Economics 487, 2d ed., Chris Sanchirico, ed., Edward Elgar Publishing (2012). 
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2011

"American and European Monopolization Law: A Doctrinal and Empirical Comparison," with Haizhen Lin, in Competition Policy and Patent Law under Uncertainty: Regulating Innovation 252, G. A. Manne & J. D. Wright, eds., Cambridge University Press (2011). 
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"Brown Shoe Versus the Horizontal Merger Guidelines," in Symposium, The 2010 Horizontal Merger Guidelines, 39 Review of Industrial Organization 95 (2011). 
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"Church and State: An Economic Analysis," with Y. Rodionova & F. Deng, 13 American Law and Economics Review 402 (2011). 
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"The Economics of Nuisance Law," in Research Handbook on the Economics of Property Law 323, K. Ayotte & H. E. Smith, eds., Edward Elgar Publishing (2011). 
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"Injunctive and Reverse Settlements in Competition-Blocking Litigation," with Sungjoon Cho, European Journal of Law and Economics  (Nov 2011). 

"Property Rules and Defensive Conduct in Tort Law Theory," 4:1 art.5 Journal of Tort Law 1 (2011). 
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2010

"Antitrust Conference in Honor of Joseph Brodley: Introduction," 90 Boston University Law Review 1367 (2010). 
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Antitrust Law and Economics, 2 Encyclopedia of Law and Economics, 2d ed., Edward Elgar Pub, editor (2010). 

"Balancing of Markets, Litigation and Regulation," 7 Journal of Law, Economics & Policy 351 (2010). [comments] 
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"The Economics of Injunctive and Reverse Settlements," with Sungjoon Cho, 12 American Law and Economics Review 181 (2010). 
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"The Economics of Public Nuisance Law and the New Enforcement Actions," 18 Supreme Court Economic Review 43 (2010). 
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"Intel and the Death of U.S. Antitrust Law," 2 (2) The CPI Antitrust Journal  (Feb. 2010). 
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"Intent in Tort Law," 44 Valparaiso University Law Review 1217 (2010). 2009 Monsanto Lecture 
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"The Law and Economics of Monopolization Standards," in Antitrust Law and Economics 82, Keith Hylton, ed., Edward Elgar Publishing (2010). 
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"Optimal Antitrust Enforcement, Dynamic Competition, and Changing Economic Conditions," 77 Antitrust Law Journal 247 (2010). 
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2009

"Calabresi's Influence on Law and Economics," in Pioneers of Law and Economics 224, L. R. Cohen & J. D. Wright, eds., Edward Elgar Publishing (2009). 

"A Comment on the Intel Fine," 8 (2) GCP: The Online Magazine for Global Competition Policy {1} (June 2009). 

"The Economic Theory of Nuisance Law and Implications for Environmental Regulation," 58 Case Western Reserve Law Review 673 (2009). 
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"Efficient Deterrence and Crime Control," in Criminal Law Conversations 97, P. Robinson, S. Garvey & K. Ferzan, eds., Oxford University Press (2009). 

"Political Economy of Criminal Procedure," with Vic Khanna, in Criminal Law and Economics 171,  N. Garoupa, ed., Edward Elgar Publishing (2009). 
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"Remedies, Antitrust Law, and Microsoft: Comment on Shapiro," 75 Antitrust Law Journal 773 (2009). 
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"Tort Duties of Landowners: A Positive Theory," in Symposium, Third Restatement of Torts: Issue One, 44 Wake Forest Law Review 1049 (2009). 
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2008

"Asbestos and Mass Torts with Fraudulent Victims," in Symposium, Perspectives on Asbestos Litigation, 37 Southwestern Law Review 575 (2008). 
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"Due Process and Punitive Damages: An Economic Approach," in Symposium, Punitive Damages, Due Process, and Deterrence: The Debate after Philip Morris v. Williams, 2 Charleston Law Review 345 (2008). 
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"The Lawful Acquisition and Exercise of Monopoly Power and Its Implications for the Objectives of Antitrust," with David S. Evans, 4 Competition Policy International 203 (2008). 
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"A Positive Theory of Strict Liability," 4 Review of Law & Economics 153 (2008). 
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"Preemption and Products Liability: A Positive Theory," 16 Supreme Court Economic Review 205 (2008). 
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"A Theory of Wealth and Punitive Damages," in Symposium, Crimtorts, 17 Widener Law Journal 927 (2008). 
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"Unilateral Refusals to Deal and the Antitrust Modernization Commission Report," 53 Antitrust Bulletin 623 (2008). 
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"Weyerhaeuser, Predatory Bidding, and Error Costs," 53 The Antitrust Bulletin 51 (2008). 
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"When Should a Case Be Dismissed? The Economics of Pleading and Summary Judgment Standards," 16 Supreme Court Economic Review 39 (2008). 
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2007

"Antitrust Around the World: An Empirical Analysis of the Scope of Competition Laws and Their Effects," 74 Antitrust Law Journal 271 (2007). 
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"Biomedical Ethics and the Law: A Critical Perspective," in Symposium, Medical Law and Ethics, 15 Annual Review of Law and Ethics 611 (2007). 
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"Property Rules, Liability Rules, and Immunity: An Application to Cyberspace," 87 Boston University Law Review 1 (2007). 
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"Reflections on Remedies and Philip Morris v. Williams," in Symposium, Remedies: Justice and the Bottom Line, 27 The Review of Litigation 9 (2007). 
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"Toward a Public Choice Theory of Criminal Procedure," with Vic Khanna, 15 Supreme Court Economic Review 61 (2007). 
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2006

"Development Lending and the Community Reinvestment Act," in Symposium, Law, Business, and Economic Development - Current Issues and Age-Old Battles, 29 Western New England Law Review 59 (2006). 
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"Duty in Tort Law: An Economic Approach," in Symposium, The Internal Point of View in Law and Ethics: Torts and the Internal Point of View in Legal Theory, 75 Fordham Law Review 1501 (2006). 
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"Information, Litigation, and Common Law Evolution," 8 American Law and Economics Review 33 (2006). 
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"Property Rules and Liability Rules, Once Again," 2 Review of Law & Economics 137 (2006). 
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"Torts and Choice of Law: Searching for Principles," 56 Journal of Legal Education 551 (2006). 
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2005

"Arbitration: Governance Benefits and Enforcement Costs," in Symposium, Competing and Complementary Rule Systems: Civil Procedure and ADR, 80 Notre Dame Law Review 489 (2005). 
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"Calabresi and the Intellectual History of Law and Economics," in Symposium, Calabresi's The Costs of Accidents, 64 Maryland Law Review 85 (2005). 
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"Should Tort Damages Be Multiplied?" with Thomas J. Miceli, 21 Journal of Law, Economics, and Organization 388 (2005). 
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"The Theory of Penalties and the Economics of Criminal Law," 1 Review of Law and Economics 175 (2005). 
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2004

"A Framework for Reparations Claims," in Symposium, Healing the Wounds of Slavery: Can Present Legal Remedies Cure Past Wrongs, 24 Boston College Third World Law Journal 31 (2004). [Keynote] 
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"Introduction," with H. Dagan & A. Sebok, in Symposium, The Jurisprudence of Slavery Reparations, 84 Boston University Law Review 1135 (2004). 
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"Law and Economics of Mandatory Arbitration Agreements," in Alternative Dispute Resolution in the Employment Arena: Proceedings of New York University 53rd Annual Conference on Labor 257, S. Estreicher & D. Sherwyn, eds., Kluwer Law International (2004). 

"Slavery and Tort Law," in Symposium, on the Jurisprudence of Slavery Reparations, 84 Boston University Law Review 1209 (2004). 
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2003

Antitrust Law: Economic Theory and Common Law Evolution, Cambridge University Press (2003). 

"The Economics of Litigation and Arbitration: An Application to Franchise Contracts," with Christopher Drahozal, 32 Journal of Legal Studies 549 (2003). 
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"Law and the Future of Organized Labor in America," 49 Wayne Law Review 685 (2003). 
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2002

"An Asymmetric Information Model of Litigation," 22 International Review of Law and Economics 153 (2002). 
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"Reply to Grimes, Illusory Distinctions and Schisms in Tying Law," with Michael Salinger, 70 Antitrust Law Journal 231 (2002). 
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"Welfare Implications of Costly Litigation Under Strict Liability," 4 American Law and Economics Review 18 (2002). 
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"When Should We Prefer Tort Law to Environmental Regulation?" 41 Washburn Law Journal 515 (2002). 
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2001

"Antitrust Intent," with Ronald A. Cass, 74 Southern California Law Review 657 (2001). 
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"The Theory of Tort Doctrine and the Restatement of Torts," 54 Vanderbilt Law Review 1413 (2001). 
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"Tying Law and Policy: A Decision Theoretic Approach," with Michael Salinger, 69 Antitrust Law Journal 469 (2001). 
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2000

"Agreements to Waive or to Arbitrate Legal Claims: An Economic Analysis," 8 Supreme Court Economic Review 209 (2000). 
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"Banks and Inner Cities: Market and Regulatory Obstacles to Development Lending," 17 Yale Journal on Regulation 197 (2000). 
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"Property Rights and the Human Body," in Encyclopedia of the American Constitution 2057, 2d ed., Levy & Karst, eds., MacMillan Reference Books (2000). 

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1999

"The Community Reinvestment Act: Questionable Premises and Perverse Incentives," with V. Rougeau, 18 Annual Review of Banking Law 163 (1999). 
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"A Note on Trend-Spotting in the Case Law," 40 Boston College Law Review 891 (1999). 
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"Preserving Competition: Economic Analysis, Legal Standards and Microsoft," with Ronald A. Cass, 8 George Mason Law Review 1 (1999). Reprinted in Microsoft, Antitrust and the New Economy: Selected Essays 421, David S. Evans, ed., Springer (2002). 
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"Procompetitive Theories of Vertical Control," with Andy C. M. Chen, 50 Hastings Law Journal 573 (1999). 
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1998

"Measuring Market Power When the Firm Has Power in the Input and Output Markets," with Mark Lasser, in Economic Inputs, Legal Outputs: The Role of Economists in Modern Antitrust Fred McChesney, ed., Wiley (1998). 

"Punitive Damages and the Economic Theory of Penalties," 87 Georgetown Law Journal 421 (1998). 
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1997

"Labor and the Supreme Court: Review of the 1996-1997 Term," 13 Labor Lawyer 263 (1997). 
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1996

"Implications of Mill's Theory of Liberty for the Regulation of Hate Speech and Hate Crimes," 3 University of Chicago Law School Roundtable 35 (1996). 
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"The Law and Ethics of Organ Sales," in Symposium on Bioethics and the Law, 4 Annual Review of Law and Ethics 115 (1996). 

"Lending Discrimination: Economic Theory, Econometric Evidence, and the Community Reinvestment Act," with V. Rougeau, 85 Georgetown Law Journal 237 (1996). 
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"A Missing Markets Theory of Tort Law," 90 Northwestern University Law Review 977 (1996). 
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"Optimal Law Enforcement and Victim Precaution," 27 Rand Journal of Economics 197 (1996). 

"Rule 68, The Modified British Rule, and Civil Litigation Reform," 1 Michigan Law and Policy Review 73 (1996). 
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"A Theory of Minimum Contract Terms, with Implications for Labor Law," 74 Texas Law Review 1741 (1996). 
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1995

"Fee Shifting and Predictability of Law," 71 Chicago-Kent Law Review 427 (1995). 
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1994

Book Review, William B. Gould IV, Agenda for Reform: The Future of Employment Relationships and the Law, The MIT Press, 32 Journal of Economic Literature 1907 (1994). 

"An Economic Theory of the Duty to Bargain," 83 Georgetown Law Journal 19 (1994). 
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1993

"Asymmetric Information and the Selection of Disputes for Litigation," 22 Journal of Legal Studies 187 (1993). 
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"Efficiency and Labor Law," 87 Northwestern University Law Review 471 (1993). 
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"Fee Shifting and Incentives to Comply with the Law," 46 Vanderbilt Law Review 1069 (1993). 
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"Litigation Cost Allocation Rules and Compliance with the Negligence Standard," 22 Journal of Legal Studies 457 (1993). 
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1992

"Efficiency and Labor Law," 87 Northwestern University Law Review 471 (Dec. 1992). Reprinted in Foundations of Labor and Employment Law 163, S. Estreicher & S. J. Schwab, eds., Foundation Press (2000). 

"The Internalization Paradox and Workers' Compensation," with S. Laymon, 21 Hofstra Law Review 109 (1992). Reprinted in Foundations of Labor and Employment Law 163, S. Estreicher & S. J. Schwab, eds., Foundation Press (2000). 
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1991

"Economic Rents and Essential Facilities," 1991 Brigham Young University Law Review 1243 (1991). 
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"Litigation Costs and the Economic Theory of Tort Law," 46 University of Miami Law Review 111 (1991). 
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1990

"Costly Litigation and Legal Error Under Negligence," 6 Journal of Law, Economics, and Organization 433 (1990). 
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"The Influence of Litigation Costs on Deterrence Under Strict Liability and Under Negligence," 10 International Review of Law and Economics 161 (1990). 

"The Law and Economics of Organ Procurement," 12 Law & Policy 197 (1990). 
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"Rent Appropriation and the Labor Law Doctrine of Successorship," with Maria O'Brien Hylton, 70 Boston University Law Review 821 (1990). 
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1989

"Rational Decisions and Regulation of Union Entry," with Maria O'Brien Hylton, 34 Villanova Law Review 145 (1989). 
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1987

"Are MIT Students Rational?" with Nils Gottfries, 8 Journal of Economic Behavior and Organization 113 (1987). 

"Testing Overidentifying Restrictions with Inefficient Estimators," 25 Economics Letters 43 (1987). 

1985

"A Note on the Inefficiency of Non-Linear Estimators," 17 Economics Letters 347 (1985). 

1984

"Illusory Wage Differentials: Comment," 74 American Economic Review 1124 (1984). 

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