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David Lane

David Lane

Lecturer in Law

Last Updated: Monday, April 3, 2017

699 Exposition Blvd. Los Angeles, CA 90089-0074 USA




David Lane is retired from the private practice of law. His practice emphasized estate planning and trust law. Lane is the author of several articles dealing with economic analysis of law and evaluating deposit insurance premiums. He is a lecturer in law at USC Gould School of Law where he teaches courses in gifts, wills and trusts, and estate planning. He previously taught at the UC Berkeley, and was a senior research associate at the National Bureau of Economics Research at Stanford University and at the Federal Reserve Board in Washington, D.C.

Lane received his BA, MA and PhD degrees from the UC Berkeley. He received his JD degree from the UC Berkeley School of Law.

FACULTY IN THE NEWS

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August 14, 2017
Re: Andrew T. Guzman

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RECENT SCHOLARSHIP

Daniel Klerman
June, 2017

“Economics of Legal History.” In The Oxford Handbook of Law and Economics, Vol. 3: Public Law and Legal Institutions, edited by Francesco Parisi. New York: Oxford University Press, 2017.

Edward McCaffery
June, 2017

“Taxing Wealth Seriously.” Tax Law Review 70 (2017): 305.

Edward Kleinbard
June, 2017

“Reinventing Business Taxation: The Dual Business Enterprise Income Tax,” posted to SSRN.