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Discipline name D-index D-index (Discipline H-index) only includes papers and citation values for an examined discipline in contrast to General H-index which accounts for publications across all disciplines. Citations Publications World Ranking National Ranking
Economics and Finance D-index 30 Citations 16,048 115 World Ranking 2033 National Ranking 1204
Law and Political Science D-index 36 Citations 17,416 125 World Ranking 251 National Ranking 165

Research.com Recognitions

Awards & Achievements

1999 - Fellow of the American Academy of Arts and Sciences

1985 - Fellow of John Simon Guggenheim Memorial Foundation

Overview

What is he best known for?

The fields of study he is best known for:

  • Law
  • Epistemology
  • Capitalism

His scientific interests lie mostly in Law, Law and economics, Liability, Tort and Contributory negligence. In the field of Law, his study on Plaintiff, Public law and Adjudication overlaps with subjects such as Economic analysis and Structural approach. He has included themes like Externality, Social value orientations, Normative ethics, Norm and Process in his Law and economics study.

His study in Liability is interdisciplinary in nature, drawing from both Actuarial science, Common law and Damages. His Tort study incorporates themes from Property law, Positive economics, Comparative law, Contract theory and Economic methodology. His Contributory negligence study deals with Comparative negligence intersecting with Reliance damages.

His most cited work include:

  • Law and Economics (807 citations)
  • Economic Analysis of Legal Disputes and Their Resolution (504 citations)
  • Expressive Law and Economics (250 citations)

What are the main themes of his work throughout his whole career to date?

The scientist’s investigation covers issues in Law, Law and economics, Damages, Incentive and Liability. His study in State, Public law, Comparative law, Constitution and Statute falls within the category of Law. The various areas that Robert D. Cooter examines in his Law and economics study include Mechanism, Positive economics, Federalism, Wrongdoing and Duty.

The concepts of his Damages study are interwoven with issues in Tort, Harm and Sanctions. His research on Tort often connects related areas such as Compensation. Liability is closely attributed to Actuarial science in his study.

He most often published in these fields:

  • Law (36.63%)
  • Law and economics (34.43%)
  • Damages (10.99%)

What were the highlights of his more recent work (between 2010-2020)?

  • Law and economics (34.43%)
  • Damages (10.99%)
  • Law (36.63%)

In recent papers he was focusing on the following fields of study:

Robert D. Cooter focuses on Law and economics, Damages, Law, Incentive and Tort. His work carried out in the field of Law and economics brings together such families of science as Property law, Property, Social Welfare, Positive economics and Federalism. His Positive economics research incorporates elements of Social science and Philosophy of law, Comparative law.

His research on Damages also deals with topics like

  • Extension, Value and Microeconomics most often made with reference to Happiness,
  • Public economics which connect with Neoclassical economics and Revenue. His Law research is multidisciplinary, relying on both Capital and Dilemma. His Tort research is multidisciplinary, incorporating perspectives in Actuarial science, Restitution, Value, Seriousness and Market value.

Between 2010 and 2020, his most popular works were:

  • Solomon's Knot: How Law Can End the Poverty of Nations (41 citations)
  • Lapses of Attention in Medical Malpractice and Road Accidents (33 citations)
  • Law and Economics, 6th edition (10 citations)

In his most recent research, the most cited papers focused on:

  • Law
  • Capitalism
  • Epistemology

His main research concerns Law and economics, Incentive, Liability, Actuarial science and Damages. Within one scientific family, Robert D. Cooter focuses on topics pertaining to Power under Law and economics, and may sometimes address concerns connected to Doctrine, Research program, Voting and Federalism. The study incorporates disciplines such as Poverty, Harm and Dilemma in addition to Liability.

Robert D. Cooter has researched Actuarial science in several fields, including Tort, Strict liability, Punitive damages, Happiness and Legal liability. His work in the fields of Tort, such as Joint and several liability, overlaps with other areas such as Compensation. His research in Damages intersects with topics in Public economics, Restitution, Commercial law, Sanctions and Deterrence theory.

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Best Publications

Law and Economics

Robert Cooter;Thomas Ulen.
(1988)

5269 Citations

Economic Analysis of Legal Disputes and Their Resolution

Robert D. Cooter;Daniel L. Rubinfeld.
Journal of Economic Literature (1989)

1254 Citations

Expressive Law and Economics

Robert Cooter.
The Journal of Legal Studies (1998)

891 Citations

Prices and Sanctions

Robert D. Cooter.
Columbia Law Review (1984)

829 Citations

The Cost of Coase

Robert D. Cooter.
The Journal of Legal Studies (1982)

820 Citations

The Strategic Constitution

Robert D. Cooter.
(2000)

789 Citations

Bargaining in the Shadow of the Law: A Testable Model of Strategic Behavior

Robert D. Cooter;Stephen P. Marks;Robert Mnookin.
The Journal of Legal Studies (1982)

775 Citations

Decentralized Law for a Complex Economy: The Structural Approach to Adjudicating the New Law Merchant

Robert D. Cooter.
University of Pennsylvania Law Review (1996)

709 Citations

The Fiduciary Relationship: Its Economic Character and Legal Consequences

Robert D. Cooter;Bradley J. Freedman.
New York University Law Review (1991)

563 Citations

Unity in Tort, Contract and Property: The Model of Precaution

Robert D. Cooter.
California Law Review (1985)

523 Citations

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