John M. Olin Prize in Law & Economics

HLS Administrative Updates 2013-03-28

This is a $1,000 prize for any outstanding student paper applying economic analysis of law to a legal topic. Generally, the prize is awarded in May each year. Students wishing to apply should first have the professor under whom the paper is written email a statement evaluating the paper to Steven Shavell ( shavell at The student should then email the paper to Karl Coleman ( kcoleman at by Wednesday, April 24, 2013.