Professor of Law
Department: School of Law
Colleges / Universities: Boston University
765 Commonwealth Ave.
Boston, MA 02215
Keith Hylton is a William Fairfield Warren Distinguished Professor of Boston University and Professor of Law at Boston University School of Law. He is a prolific scholar who is widely recognized for his work across a broad spectrum of topics in law and economics, including tort law, antitrust, labor law, intellectual property, civil procedure, and empirical legal analysis.
Professor Hylton has published five books and more than 100 articles in numerous law and economics journals, and serves as an associate editor of the International Review of Law and Economics, a contributing editor of the Antitrust Law Journal, co-editor of Competition Policy International, and editor of the Social Science Research Network’s Torts & Products Liability Law eJournal.
Professor Hylton is a member of the American Law Institute. And he is a former president of the American Law and Economics Association (2017–2018 term) a former chair of the Section on Torts and Compensation Systems of the American Association of Law Schools, a former chair of the Section on Antitrust and Economic Regulation of the American Association of Law Schools, a former director of the American Law and Economics Association, a former secretary of the American Bar Association Labor and Employment Law Section, a former member of the editorial board of the Journal of Legal Education, former chair of the Law and Economics section of the American Association of Law Schools.
J.D. Harvard Law School, 1989
Ph.D. Massachusetts Institute of Technology, 1986
B.A. Harvard University, 1982