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Richard A. Epstein
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Professor Richard Epstein is the Laurence A. Tisch Professor of Law at New York University and James Parker Hall Distinguished Service Professor Emeritus of Law at the University of Chicago.

He has written numerous books, including Skepticism and Freedom: A Modern Case for Classical Liberalism, Simple Rules for a Complex World, Principles for a Free Society, and Takings: Private Property and the Power of Eminent Domain, and he is coeditor of The Vote: Bush, Gore, and the Supreme Court. He has published articles in Hoover Digest, National Review, New York Times, Reason, and Wall Street Journal.

Dr. Epstein has taught courses in civil procedure, conflicts of laws, communications, constitutional law, contracts, corporations, criminal law, health law and policy, legal history, property, real estate development and finance, jurisprudence, land use planning, land finance, patents, individual, estate and corporate taxation, torts, and workers’ compensation.