Statutory Default Rules
is an important contribution to the debate over legal interpretation. It rehabilitates the imaginative-reconstruction approach of Learned Hand and gives it new intellectual foundations, including a sophisticated appreciation of relevant social science. (Adrian Vermeule, Harvard Law School)
An important contribution to the field, cogently written and well-organized, it will spark lively discussion in a domain of legal scholarship that could certainly use it. (Mariano-Florentino Cuellar, Stanford Law School)
The book is a masterpiece which I will be using in my own work (hopefully) for decades to come! (Jonathan Macey, Yale Law School)
About the Author
Einer Elhauge is Professor of Law at Harvard Law School.