CAPRI Board of Advisors

The Center for the Analysis of Property Rights and Innovation Board of Advisors provides input and guidance to help direct the center.



Richard Epstein

Epstein is the James Parker Hall Distinguished Service Professor at the University of Chicago, and the Peter and Kirsten Bedford Senior Fellow at the Hoover Institution. Epstein is renowned for his research and writing in a broad range of subjects. He has been an editor of the Journal of Legal Studies and the Journal of Law and Economics. He served as interim dean of the University of Chicago Law School.

William M. Landes

Dr. William M. Landes is the Clifton R. Musser Professor of Law and Economics at the University of Chicago Law School where he teaches economic analysis of law, art law and intellectual property. His writings on these subjects are among the most widely known within the profession. He is an expert in the application of economics to legal problems including torts and antitrust and has written widely in these fields. He has served as president of the American Law and Economics Association. Landes has been the editor of the Journal of Law and Economics as well as the Journal of Legal Studies.

Jacques Lawarree

Dr. Jacques Lawarree is working at the Microsoft Corporation, on leave from the University of Washington where he is an associate professor of economics. He has conducted research on contract theory and economic regulation.

Stephen Margolis

Dr. Stephen Margolis is professor of economics, North Carolina State University. Margolis is well-known for his work on network effects, path dependence, and high technology. He has been chairman of the department of economics for the last seven years and has published numerous articles in journals such as The American Economic Review and The Journal of Business.

Harvey Rosenblum

Harvey Rosenblum is the senior vice president and director of research at the Federal Reserve Bank of Dallas. Rosenblum is the immediate past president of the National Association for Business Economics (NABE). A widely recognized expert on both the national and Texas economies, Rosenblum has written articles for such publications as The Journal of Finance, New York Times, Southwest Economy and The Handbook of Banking Strategy.