Professor Albert Choi of the University of Virginia School of Law has been named one of two top editors of the American Law and Economics Review.
Published twice a year by Oxford University Press on behalf of the American Law and Economics Association, the publication is a highly respected peer-reviewed academic journal. Choi will co-edit with J.J. Prescott of the University of Michigan Law School.
Choi is the Albert C. BeVier Research Professor of Law at UVA. His expertise includes contracts, corporations, corporate finance, and mergers and acquisitions. He is a frequent presenter at the annual meeting of the American Law and Economics Association, one of the most prestigious honors in the field.
From 2011 to 2014, he served as a director on the American Law and Economics Association’s board. He previously served as an associate editor of the review.
Choi joined the Law School as an associate professor of law and associate director of the John M. Olin Program in Law and Economics in 2005, after teaching as an assistant professor in the University's Department of Economics. He earned his J.D. from Yale Law School and his Ph.D. in economics from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology.
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