More on Law and Economics


Increasing Economic Growth Means Shrinking the Size and Scope of Government

By James A. Dorn. December 15, 2014.

Anti-Fraud Legislation in Maryland Could Have Disturbing Side Effects

By Walter Olson. Baltimore Business Journal. June 12, 2014.

Abusive Civil Asset-Forfeiture Laws

By Richard W. Rahn. Washington Times. April 14, 2014.

Cato Studies

Could Mandatory Caps on Medical Malpractice Damages Harm Consumers?

By Shirley Svorny. Policy Analysis No. 685. October 20, 2011.

Reforming Indigent Defense: How Free Market Principles Can Help to Fix a Broken System

By Stephen J. Schulhofer and David Friedman. Policy Analysis No. 666. September 1, 2010.

Attack of the Utility Monsters: The New Threats to Free Speech

By Jason Kuznicki. Policy Analysis No. 652. November 16, 2009.


High Court Erases Precedent in Chrysler Bankruptcy

Ilya Shapiro. Counsel's Advisory. January 14, 2010.

Constitutionally Troubled: ‘TARP’ and its Delegation of Legislative Power

Robert A. Levy. Legal Opinion Letter. February 26, 2009.

Where is the Case Against FleetBoston Execs in Argentina Headed?

Steve H. Hanke. Latin America Advisor. November 11, 2003.

Public Filings

Century Exploration New Orleans, LLC v. United States

By Bradley A. Benbrook, Stephen M. Duvernay, Ilya Shapiro, Trevor Burrus & Gabriel Latner. Legal Briefs. November 20, 2014.

Liberty Coins, LLC v. Goodman

By Ilya Shapiro, Trevor Burrus and Gabriel Latner. Legal Briefs. November 6, 2014.

BNSF Railway Co. v. United States

By Jeremy D. Kernodle, Ryan Paulsen, Ilya Shapiro & Julio Colomba. Legal Briefs. May 5, 2014.

Cato Reviews & Journals

Celestial Anarchy: A Threat to Outer Space Commerce?

Alexander W. Salter and Peter T. Leeson. Cato Journal. Fall 2014.

From Fiat Money to Corporate Welfare

Policy Report. September/October 2014.

Economic Research

Policy Report. September/October 2014.


The Future of U.S. Economic Growth

Featuring Brink Lindsey. December 4, 2014. Conference.

Bruno Leoni at 101

Featuring Roger Pilon and Alberto Mingardi. May 6, 2014. Policy Forum.

Bruno Leoni at 100

Featuring Roger Pilon and Alberto Mingardi. December 10, 2013. Policy Forum.


Sarbanes-Oxley: 10 Years Later

By Mark A. Calabria. October 3, 2012.