Yuval Feldman

Bar-Ilan University Faculty of Law

Yuval Feldman is The Mori Lazarof professor of legal research at Bar-Ilan University Faculty of Law (PhD UC Berkeley 2004).

His areas of research include Behavioral Analysis of Law, Experimental Law and Economics, Ethical Decision-Making, Regulatory Impact and Social Norms, Compliance, Formal and Non-Formal Enforcement Strategies. From 2011 to 2013, he was a fellow in the Edmond J. Safra Institutional Corruption Lab at Harvard Law School and the Implicit Social Cognition Lab in Harvard Psychology. Since 2014  He is a Senior Fellow at the Israel Democracy Institute, advising various governmental bodies on behavioral and experimental informed policies in areas related to corruption, regulatory design and enforcement. Between 2016-2020  he was a member of Israel’s Young Academy. Feldman has received various national fellowships including Rothschild, Fulbright, Alon, and awards such as Zeltner (TAU 2008 Young)  Cheshin (HUJI 2019 Senior Researcher) and the  Bruno award 2020  as well as more than 25 competitive research grants from foundations such as Olin, GIF, Marie Curie, ISF.   He has co-authored more than 55 papers in some of the top journals of law, management and psychology . He is on the editorial board of Regulation and Governance, Law & policy and European Journal of Law and Economics and among the founders of ComplianceNet an interdisciplinary and global network of compliance researchers.  Some of his research on how behavioral sciences could inform regulation, enforcement and compliance appeared in his book: The Law of Good People, which  was published in Cambridge University Press in June 2018.