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Professor Richard Epstein is the Laurence A. Tisch Professor of Law at New York University, Peter and Kirsten Bedford Senior Fellow at the Hoover Institution, 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.

Liberty for Women 2002
American Health Care 2000
Simple Rules for Open Markets May 6, 1996

The Promised Land of the Free March 9, 2004
Simple Rules for Open Markets May 6, 1996
Independent Review Articles
Henry Manne Summer 2015
Holding Health Care Accountable Fall 2002
Liberty and Feminism Summer 1999
The Obama Quagmire August 20, 2012
Policy Report
Antidiscrimination in Health Care January 1, 1996