Individual Author Record
Name: Richard A. PosnerPen Name: None Genre: C:ADULT Non-Fiction Born: 1939 in New York City, New York Sites:
Illinois ConnectionPosner is a judge on the 7th Circuit Court of Appeals in Chicago.
Biographical and Professional InformationIn 1969, Posner moved to the faculty of the University of Chicago Law School. He was a founding editor of the Journal of Legal Studies and is currently a Senior Lecturer.In 1981, Posner was nominated by President Ronald Reagan to a seat on the United States Court of Appeals for the Seventh Circuit. Posner was confirmed by the United States Senate and received his commission in the same year. He served as Chief Judge of that court from 1993 to 2000 while remaining a part-time professor at the University of Chicago.
*''The Crises of Capitalist Democracy'', Harvard University Press, 2010*''How Judges Think'', Harvard University Press, 2010*''Economic Analysis of Law'', Aspen Publishers, 2007*''A Failure of Capitalism: The Crises of 2008 and the Decent into Depression'', Harvard University Press, 2011*''Sex and Reason'', Harvard University Press, 1994*''Uncommon Sense: Economic Insights...'', University of Chicago Press, 2010*''Not a Suicide Pact: The Constitution in a Time of National Emergency'', Oxford University Press, 2006*''Anti-Trust Law, Second Edition'', University of Chicago Press, 2001*''Catastophe: Risk and Response'', Oxford University Press, 2005*''Law and Literature: Third Edition'', Harvard University Press, 2009