Robert C. Ellickson
Walter E. Meyer Professor Emeritus of Property and Urban Law and Professorial Lecturer in Law
Robert C. Ellickson Walter E. Meyer Professor Emeritus of Property and Urban Law and Professorial Lecturer in Law. He formerly was a member of the law faculties at USC and Stanford. His major research interests are property, land use, housing, local government, urban history, and social norms. Professor Ellickson’s books include Order Without Law: How Neighbors Settle Disputes (awarded the Order of the Coif Triennial Book Award), The Household: Informal Order Around the Hearth, Land Use Controls (with Vicki Been, Roderick M. Hills, Jr. and Christopher Serkin), and Perspectives on Property Law (with Carol M. Rose and Henry E. Smith). He has also published numerous articles in legal and public policy journals. He is a fellow of the American Academy of Arts and Sciences and in 2001, was President of the American Law and Economics Association.
LL.B., Yale, 1966
A.B., Oberlin, 1963
Urban Legal History