Update (June 26, 2020) — I will be updating this page during the month of July.
Here is a small sample of my scholarly papers:
BOOKS AND BOOK CHAPTERS
Gödel’s Loophole: Recursion and the Law, forthcoming, Kindle Direct.
El ajedrez in Blade Runner: lecciones de la Partida Inmortal, in D. Nina, editor, Blade Runner: memoria, vigilancia y el sujeto desechable, Ediciones Callejón (2008), pp. 105-130.
REFEREED JOURNAL ARTICLES
Why Don’t Juries Try Range Voting?, Criminal Law Bulletin, forthcoming.
Modelling the Coase Theorem, European Journal of Legal Studies , vol. 5, no. 2 (Autumn/Winter 2012/13), pp.139-157.
The Turing Test and the Legal Process, Information & Communications Technology Law, vol. 21, no. 2 (June 2012), pp. 113-126 (lead article).
A Bayesian Model of the Litigation Game, European Journal of Legal Studies, vol. 4, no. 2 (Autumn/Winter 2011), pp. 220-240.
TRADITIONAL LAW REVIEW ARTICLES
Does the Prisoner’s Dilemma Refute the Coase Theorem?, with Orlando I Martínez-García, John Marshall Law Review, vol. 47, no. 2 (in press).
Visualizing Probabilistic Proof, Washington University Jurisprudence Review, vol. 7, no. 1 (in press).
WORKS IN PROGRESS
Bayesian Manipulation of Litigation Outcomes?, a tentative critique of Emir Kamenica and Matthew Gentzkow’s 2011 AER paper Bayesian Persuasion (June 2014).
The Poker-Litigation Game, a probabilistic model of the litigation process (December 2012).
The Evolution of a Latino Law Professor, my intellectual autobiography (last revised January 2011). A previous version of this paper was published in the Revista del Colegio de Abogados de Puerto Rico, vol. 65, no. 4 (Oct./Dec. 2004), pp. 55-73.
The Evolutionary Path of the Law, Indonesian Journal of International & Comparative Law, vol. 1, no. 3 (July 2014), pp. 878-890, review of Ullica Segerstråle, Nature’s Oracle: The Life and Work of W. D. Hamilton, Oxford U Press (2013).
A Beautiful Life: Some Lessons for Legal Scholars, Mississippi College Law Review, vol. 32, no. 3 (2014), pp. 495-501, review of Jeremy Adelman, Worldly Philosopher: The Odyssey of Albert O. Hirschman, Princeton U Press (2013).
SOME SHORTER WORKS
Time-Travel Thought Experiment, Science, vol. 341 (5 July 2013), pp. 28-29.
Is Stare Decisis a Sand Castle?, Arizona State Law Journal (1 October 2012).
Public Trust Doctrine: Too Broad?, Science, vol. 326 (2 October 2009), pp. 45-46.
(Image below courtesy of Giovanni Parmigiani.)