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Logue, Kyle D.

Wade H. and Dores M. McCree Collegiate Professor of Law

408 Hutchins Hall
734.936.2207
E-mail klogue@umich.edu
Kyle D. Logue is the Wade H. and Dores M. McCree Collegiate Professor of Law. He teaches courses in the areas of tax, tort, and insurance law; and his scholarly interests include insurance law, tax policy, tort theory, risk regulation, distributive justice, and the economic analysis of legal rules and institutions. Prof. Logue served as the Law School's associate dean for academic affairs from 2006 to 2008. He is a member of the American Law Institute and is currently the associate reporter for the ALI Principles of Liability Insurance Project. Prof. Logue has published scholarly articles in a wide range of academic journals and edited volumes, and has given invited lectures and presented papers at many academic conferences and workshops around the world. He earned his BA, summa cum laude, from Auburn University in 1987, where he was a National Harry S. Truman Scholar and a Phi Kappa Phi Scholar. He received his JD from Yale Law School, where he was an Olin Scholar in Law and Economics and an articles editor of the Yale Law Journal. Before beginning his career as a professor at Michigan, he served as a law clerk to the Hon. Patrick E. Higginbotham of the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Fifth Circuit and worked as a tax lawyer for the law firm of Sutherland, Asbill & Brennan in Atlanta.

Recent Publications

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​Co-author. Delegating Tax. J. R. Hines Jr., co-author. U of Michigan Public Law Research Paper No. 391; U of Michigan Law & Economics Research Paper No. 14-005. Working Paper, 2014.
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​Co-author. Mandatory Rules and Default Rules in Insurance Contracts. T. Baker, co-author. Univ. of Michigan Law School, Law & Economics Research Paper Series, no. 13-024; Univ. of Michigan Law School, Public Law & Legal Theory Research Paper Series, no. 377. Working Paper, 2013.
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Co-author. Understanding the AMT, and its Unadopted Sibling, the AMxT. J. R. Hines Jr., co-author. Univ. of Michigan Law School, Law & Economics Research Paper Series, no. 13-011. Working Paper, 2013.
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Co-author. Explaining Variation in Insurance Anti-Discrimination Laws. R. Avraham and D. Schwarcz, co-authors. Univ. of Michigan Law School, Law & Economics Research Paper Series, no. 13-018. Working Paper, 2013.
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Co-author. "Understanding Insurance Anti-Discrimination Laws." R. Avraham and D. Schwarcz, co-authors. U. S. C. L. Rev. 87 (Forthcoming 2013).
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Co-author. Insurance Law and Policy: Cases and Materials. 3 ed. T. Baker, co-author. Aspen Casebook Series. New York: Aspen Publishers, 2013.

Co-author. "How Insurance Subsitutes For Regulation." O. Ben-Shahar, co-author. Regulation 36, no. 1 (2013): 36-44.
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Co-author. "Outsourcing Regulation: How Insurance Reduces Moral Hazard." O. Ben-Shahar, co-author. Mich L. Rev. 111, no. 2 (2012): 197-248.
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Co-author. "Narrowing the Tax Gap Through Presumptive Taxation." G. G. Vettori, co-author. Colum. J. Tax L. 2, no. 1 (2011): 100-49.
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Co-author. "Of Coase, Calabresi, and Optimal Tax Liability." J. Slemrod, co-author. Tax L. Rev. 63, no. 4 (2010): 797-866.
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"Coordinating Sanctions in Torts." Cardozo L. Rev. 31, no. 6 (2010): 2313-64.
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Activities

Participated in a panel discussion during the Terrorism Risk Insurance Act (TRIA) Policy Summit sponsored by the National Journal, Soldier Field, Chicago, April 2014.​

Gave the Liberty Mutual Prize Lecture on "Regulating Weather Risk" at Boston College Law School, November 2013.

Presented for approval the final draft of Chapter 2 of Principles of the Law of Liability Insurance to the American Law Institute council, October 2013.

Presented "Mandatory and Non-Mandatory Implied-in-Law Terms in Insurance Contracts" at the Law and Economics of Insurance Conference, University of Connecticut School of Law, Hartford, October 2013.

Presented Chapter 1 of Principles of the Law of Liability Insurance for approval at the American Law Institute's annual meeting, Washington, D.C., May 2013.

Presented his paper, "Outsourcing Regulation: How Insurers Reduce Moral Hazard" at the Stanford Law and Economics Workshop, Feb. 28, 2013. The same paper was awarded the 2013 Liberty Mutual Prize.

Presented the first draft of Chapter 1 of Principles of the Law of Liability Insurance at the American Law Institute's annual meeting, Philadelphia, May 2012.

Presented a draft of Chapter 2 of Principles of the Law of Liability Insurance at the American Law Institute's advisers meeting, Philadelphia, March 2012.

Presented a draft of Chapter 1 of Principles of the Law of Liability Insurance at the American Law Institute's council meeting, Philadelphia, January 2012.

Presented a draft of "Outsourcing Regulation" at the University of Chicago Law School, August 2011.

Presented a first draft of Chapter 1 of Principles of the Law of Liability Insurance at the American Law Institute's advisers meeting, Philadelphia, March 2011.

Elected to the American Law Institute and was named associate reporter on the ALI's Liability Insurance Project, 2010.

 
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