Jonathan Klick

Prof. Jonathan Klick

University of Pennsylvania Law School

Jonathan Klick’s work focuses on identifying the causal effects of laws and regulations on individual behavior using cutting-edge econometric tools. Specific topics addressed by Klick’s work include the relationship between abortion access and risky sex, the health behaviors of diabetics, the effect of police on crime, addiction as rational choice, how liability exposure affects the labor market for physicians, as well as a host of other issues. His scholarship has been published in numerous peer-reviewed economics journals, including The Journal of Economic PerspectivesThe Journal of Law & EconomicsThe Journal of Law, Economicsand Organization, and The Journal of Legal Studies. He has also published papers in The Stanford Law ReviewThe Columbia Law Review, and The University of Chicago Law Review.