Christopher Curran

Associate Professor

Office: Rich 325

Email: econcc@emory.edu

Research

Areas of Interest:

Law and Economics, Economics and Evolution

Selected Publications:

Curran, Christopher, John F. Curran, and Paul H. Rubin, "Litigation Versus Legislation: Forum Shopping by Rent-Seekers," Public Choice 107: 3-4 (2001): 295-310.

Curran, Christopher, and Joel Schrag, "Does It Matter Whom an Agent Serves? Evidence from Recent Changes in Real Estate Agency Law," Journal of Law and Economics 43:1 (2000): 265-284.

Curran, Christopher, "The Endowment Effect." In Bibliography of Law and Economics, Volume I, edited by Boudewijn Bouckaert and Gerrit De Geest, 819-835. Northampton, MA: Edward Elgar, 2000.

_____. "Optimal Techniques of Income Redistribution" In Bibliography of Law and Economics, Volume IV, edited by Boudewijn Bouckaert and Gerrit De Geest, 301-310. Northampton, MA: Edward Elgar, 2000.

Curran, Christopher, and Paul H. Rubin, "The Endowment Effect and Income Transfers," Research in Law and Economics 17 (1995): 207-217.

Curran, Christopher, "The Burden of Proof and the Liability Rule for Suppliers of Services in the EEC," The Geneva Papers on Risk and Insurance 70 (1994): 85-98.

_____. "The American Experience with Self-regulation in the Medical and Legal Professions." In Regulation of Professions, edited by Michael Faure, Jörg Finsinger, Jacques Siegers, and Roger Van den Bergh, 47-87. Antwerpen: Maklu, 1993.

_____, "The Spread of Comparative Negli­gence in the United States," International Review of Law and Economics 12 (1992): 317-332.

Working Papers:

Chirinko, Robert, and Christopher Curran. "Greenspan Shrugs: Formal Announcement, Bond Market Volatility, and Central Bank Communication." This paper was presented at the American Economic Association meeting in Boston, 2006.

For a full list of Professor Curran's publications, please see his Curriculum Vitae.