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Research Fellow

Eric A. Helland

Eric Helland is Professor of Economics at Claremont McKenna College, and a member of the Board of Directors of the UCLA Center for Governance. Professor Helland received his Ph.D. in economics from Washington University and he is the recipient of the Robert H. Durr Award from the Midwest Political Science Association and the Dean's Teaching Award from Ball State University. He has been Senior Economist at the President’s Council of Economic Advisors and Visiting Professor of Economics at the Stigler Center for the Study of the Economy and the State at the University of Chicago.

His articles have appeared in such scholarly journal as the Journal of Environmental Economics and Management, Journal of Regulatory Economics, Journal of Legal Studies, American Law and Economics Review, Land Economics, Journal of Law, Economics and Organization, Contemporary Economic Policy, Journal of Law and Economics, Economic Inquiry, and Review of Economics and Statistics.

Judge and Jury 2006
Independent Review Articles
Are Predatory Commitments Credible? Who Should the Courts Believe? Winter 2001
The Real Enron Lessons April 29, 2002
Partisan Judicial Elections and Home Court Advantage March 1, 2002
Working Papers
Runaway Judges? Selection Effects and the Jury September 2, 1999
The Effect of Electoral Institutions on Tort Awards September 1, 1999

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