Sarath Sanga

Assistant Professor of Law
Northwestern University - Pritzker School of Law


Corporate Law and Governance


Network Effects in Corporate Governance
[Working paper]
     - A summary on the Harvard Corporate Governance Forum is available here
A Theory of Corporate Joint Ventures
California Law Review, vol. 106, no. 5 pp. 1427-1475 (2018)
The Private Ordering Solution to Multiforum Shareholder Litigation
Journal of Empirical Legal Studies, vol. 14, pp. 31–78 (2017)
 (with Roberta Romano)

Contract Law and
Contract Theory

Incomplete Contracts: An Empirical Approach
Journal of Law, Economics, and Organization, vol. 34, pp. __ (forthcoming, 2018)
Arbitration trends
A New Strategy for Regulating Arbitration
Northwestern University Law Review, vol. 113, no. 5, pp. __ (forthcoming)

Choice of Law: An Empirical Analysis
Journal of Empirical Legal Studiesvol. 11, pp. 894-928 (2014)

Crime and
Racial Profiling

Reconsidering Racial Bias in Motor Vehicle Searches
Journal of Political Economy, vol. 117, pp. 1155–1159 (2009) (comment)
Does Officer Race Matter?
American Law and Economics Reviewvol. 16, pp. 403–432 (2014)
General Equilibrium Effects of Prison on Crime: Evidence from International Comparisons
Cato Papers on Public Policyvol. 2, pp. 165–206 (2012) (with Justin McCrary)

Risk Sharing

Is Credit Access Effective in Mitigating Damages Caused by a Natural Disaster? The Case of Tsunami Victims in Southern India
Keizai Kenkyu, vol. 62 (with Yasuyuki Sawada and Masahiro Shoji) (in Japanese)

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