Richard A. Epstein

Adjunct Scholar

Richard A. Epstein, the Laurence A. Tisch Professor of Law at NYU Law School, is an expert on numerous areas of the law, including property, torts, land use, civil procedure, contract law, workers’ compensation, and Roman law. He is the author of Takings: Private Property and Eminent Domain, Mortal Peril: Our Inalienable Right to Health Care, Skepticism and Freedom: A Modern Case for Classical Liberalism, and Simple Rules for a Complex World. He is also the Peter and Kirsten Bedford Senior Fellow at the Hoover Institution, and a senior lecturer at the University of Chicago where he was on the regular faculty from 1973 to 2010.

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