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Robert C. Ellickson

The bio below comes from a published article and may now be dated.

Robert C. Ellickson

Robert C. Ellickson has been Walter E. Meyer Professor of Property and Urban Law at Yale Law School since 1988. He formerly was a member of the law faculties at Stanford and USC. His books include The Household: Informal Order Around the Hearth (2008); Order Without Law (1991) (awarded the Order of the Coif Triennial Book Award in 1996); Land Use Controls (3rd ed. 2005, with Vicki L. Been); and Perspectives on Property Law (3rd ed. 2002, with Carol M. Rose and Bruce A. Ackerman). He has published numerous articles in legal and public policy journals on topics such as land tenure, housing policy, social norms, and the organization of cities, community associations, and households. His email is robert.ellickson@yale.edu.