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Jennifer H Arlen

New York University
  • Business Law, Medical Malpractice, Experimental Economics
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Expertise
  • Business Law
  • Medical Malpractice
  • Experimental Economics
Professional Experience
Professor
New York University
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Education
New York University
Ph.D. | Economics
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New York University School of Law
J.D.
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Harvard University
B.A. | Economics
Honors: magna cum laude
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Awards
Grant for project on Corporate and Managerial Liability: Empirical and Experimental Analysis
National Science Foundation, Law & Social Sciences Program
Grant for project on Optimal Corporate Criminal Sanctions
National Science Foundation, Law & Social Sciences Program
Grant for project on Efficient Tort Damages for Serious Permanent Physical Injury Resulting from Single Activity Accidents
National Science Foundation, Law & Social Sciences Program
3-year Seed Money Grant to Implement USC Center in Law, Economics and Organization, $800,000.00
University of Southern California
co-PI with Bentley MacLeod and Eric Talley
two 2-year grants to fund USC/Caltech Program in Law and Rational Choice
John Olin Foundation
co-PI with Matt Spitzer
Professional Associations
Organizing Committee, Conference on Empirical Legal Studies (annual conference jointly sponsored by NYU, Cornell and Texas).
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Area Organizer
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Activities: Criminal Panel, 2006 annual meeting, American Law and Economics Association
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Activities: Corporate Panel (theoretical), 2003 annual meeting, American Law and Economics Association
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Activities: Empirical Corporate panel, 2001 annual meeting, American Law and Economics Association
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Activities: Corporation and Securities panel, 1999 annual meeting (with Marcel Kahan), American Law and Economics Association
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Co-Organizer
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Activities: USC/Caltech Conference on Behavioral Economics, Organizations and the Law (funded in part with Grant from the Sloan Foundation).
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Activities: USC/UCLA Corporate Roundtable
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Organizer
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Activities: Rethinking Thinking: Using More Complex Models of Human Behavior in Law and Economics, Law & Economics Section, AALS, AALS Annual Meeting panel
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Organizer
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Activities: Corporations as Defendants, Torts Section, AALS, January 6, 1996. The papers were published as symposium in the SOUTHERN CALIFORNIA LAW REVIEW.
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Organizer
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Activities: Restitution, Remedies Panel, AALS, January, 1994. The papers were published in a symposium in the SOUTHERN CALIFORNIA LAW REVIEW.
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Referee
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Activities: John D. and Catherine T. MacArthur Foundation
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Activities: Law and Social Sciences Program,National Science Foundation
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Activities: Oxford University Press
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Activities: Encyclopedia of Law & Economics
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Activities: American Economics Review
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Activities: Journal of Legal Studies
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Activities: Journal of Law, Economics, and Organization
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Activities: International Review of Law and Economics
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Activities: Journal of Corporate Finance
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Activities: Journal of Institutional and Theoretical Economics;
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Activities: Eastern Economic Journal
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MEMBER
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Activities: American Law Institute
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MEMBER
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Activities: American Economics Association
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MEMBER
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Activities: American Law and Economics Association
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Program Committee
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Activities: Law and Economics Section, Association of American Law Schools
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Co-Director
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Activities: NYU Center in Law and Economics
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Organizer
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Activities: NYU Law & Economics Faculty Workshop
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Editor
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Activities: NYU Law and Economics Working Paper Series
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Editor
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Activities: Experimental and Empirical Studies, Legal Scholarship Network
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Chair
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Activities: Law and Economics Section, Association of American Law Schools
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Chair-Elect
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Activities: Law and Economics Section, Association of American Law Schools
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Chair
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Activities: Torts Section, Association of American Law Schools
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Chair-Elect
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Activities: Torts Section, Association of American Law Schools
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Chair
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Activities: Remedies Section, Association of American Law Schools
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Chair-Elect
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Activities: Remedies Section, Association of American Law Schools
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Treasurer
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Activities: Torts Section, Association of American Law Schools
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Co-Director
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Activities: Center in Law, Economics and Organization, USC LAW SCHOOL
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Faculty Advisor
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Activities: Middle Eastern and South Asian Law Student Association
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Organizer
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Activities: Law, Economics and Organization workshop, USC LAW SCHOOL
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Director
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Activities: Olin Program in Law & Rational Choice, USC LAW SCHOOL
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Director
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Activities: USC Law School Working Paper Series
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Coordinator
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Activities: Faculty Colloquium, USC LAW SCHOOL
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co-chair
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Activities: Judicial Clerkship Committee, USC LAW SCHOOL
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chair
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Activities: Promotion Subcommittee, USC LAW SCHOOL
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co-chair
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Activities: Judicial Clerkship Committee, USC LAW SCHOOL
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Advisor
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Activities: To SOUTHERN CALIFORNIA LAW REVIEW
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co-chair
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Activities: Judicial Clerkship Committee, USC LAW SCHOOL
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Secretary
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Activities: Nominating Committee, Torts Section, Association of American Law Schools
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Speaking Engagements
Law and Economics of Punishing Corporate Misconduct, Judicial Symposium
Optimal Structure of Corporate Criminal Liability,AEI-Brookings Joint Center on Regulatory Studies
Law and Economics of Punishing Corporate Misconduct
The Corporate Agency Problem, Reputation Effects, and the Optimal Structure of Corporate Sanctions, AEI-Brookings Joint Center on Regulatory Studies
Torts, Law Preview, Los Angeles
Torts, Law Preview, San Francisco
Torts, Law Preview, New York
Torts, Law Preview, San Francisco
Auditor and Director and Officer Liability for Misstated Financial Statements
John M. Olin School of Business, Washington University
Author Meets Critics, Group on Jurisprudence and Public Law at the American Political Science Association Annual Meeting
session on Peter Huber's book, LIABILITY: THE LEGAL REVOLUTION AND ITS CONSEQUENCES
Medical Malpractice: Both Sides of the Story
Cornell Obstetrics and Gynecology Society, Weill Cornell Medical College
Overregulation? Guidelines for Integrity in Financial Reporting
Yale School of Management
Leadership Exchange & Analysis Program
What s Missing from Government Regulation, Yale CEO Leadership Summit
Contact & Map
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New York, NY 10012
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Telephone: (212) 992-8842
Fax: (212) 995-4590