Directors


Officers


Jennifer Arlen

Jennifer Arlen, President

Norma Z. Paige Professor of Law at New York University

Jennifer Arlen is the Norma Z. Paige Professor of Law and founder and Director of the Program on Corporate Compliance and Enforcement at New York University School of Law. Jennifer Arlen has published over 50 articles and book chapters in leading scholarly publications, including the RAND Journal of Economics; Journal of Law, Economics and Organization; Journal of Legal Studies; Journal of Law and Economics; Journal of Legal Analysis; University of Chicago Law Review; New York University Law Review; and the Yale Law Journal. She has had three articles selected as one of the 10 best articles in corporate and securities law of the year. She has edited two books, including the Research Handbook on the Economic Analysis of Torts (2013). She is currently editing the Research Handbook on Corporate Crime and Financial Misdealing.

Jennifer Arlen is one of the co-founders of the Society of Empirical Legal Studies and served as its president in 2007. She served on the first board of directors of ALEA, and also was on the board in 2006-09. She currently is on the editorial board of the American Law and Economics Review. A leading scholar on corporate criminal enforcement, Jennifer Arlen is the Associate Reporter for the American Law Institute’s Principles of Law, Compliance, Risk Management, and Enforcement Project. She received her BA in economics from Harvard College (magna cum laude) and her JD and PhD in economics from New York University.



Saul Levmore

Saul Levmore, Vice President

William B. Graham Distinguished Service Professor of Law at the University of Chicago Law School

Saul Levmore is the William B. Graham Distinguished Service Professor at The University of Chicago Law School, where he was the Dean from 2001-2009. He has a J.D. and Ph.D. (Econ.) from Yale. He has taught and written about torts, corporations, corporate tax, copyright, comparative law, and commercial law, though his most recent work and teaching has tilted toward public choice and its intersections with law. He is a member of the American Academy of Arts and Sciences. Recent work includes Aging Thoughtfully (2017) (with Martha Nussbaum); Interest Groups and the Durability of Law (in The Timing of Lawmaking (2017)); and articles about plea bargaining, customer discrimination, inequality, internality regulation, and (the problem with) incremental lawmaking.

Aaron Edlin

Aaron Edlin, Secretary-Treasurer

Richard W. Jennings Professor of Law and Professor of Economics and Co-Director, Law and Economics Program, University of California, Berkeley

Aaron Edlin specializes in antitrust economics and antitrust law, and is the co-founder of bepress. He holds the Richard Jennings Chair and professorships in both the economics department and law school at UC Berkeley and is a Research Associate at the National Bureau of Economic Research. He has published in the American Economic Review, Econometrica, the Journal of Political Economy, the Harvard Law Review, the Yale Law Journal, the New York Times, the Wall Street Journal, and numerous other venues. He is co-author with P. Areeda & L. Kaplow of Antitrust Analysis: Problems, Text, and Cases, one of the leading casebooks on antitrust. He served on the 2008 Obama Presidential campaign’s competition policy committee, and as Senior Economist at the Council of Economic Advisers in the Clinton White House covering industrial organization, regulation and antitrust. He has been a visiting professor or researcher at Stanford, Yale, Harvard, Columbia, and Georgetown. He received tenure at UC Berkeley in 1997, his Ph.D. and J.D. from Stanford in 1993; and AB Summa Cum Laude from Princeton in 1988.