Professor Arlen received her J.D. (Order of the Coif) and a Ph.D. in economics from New York University and B.A. from Harvard University (magna cum laude). She teaches torts, corporations, business crime and securities fraud litigation. Professor Arlen’s research focuses on medical malpractice, corporate liability (including corporate crime), and corporate governance. She also has written on experimental economics. Prior to coming to NYU School of Law, Professor Arlen was the Ivadelle and Theodore Johnson Professor of Law and Business at the USC Law School, and was a founding director of the USC Center in Law, Economics and Organization. In 2006 she was the Eli Goldston Visiting Professor of Law at Harvard Law School. She also has been a Visiting Professor of Law at Yale Law School and at the California Institute of Technology, and was an Olin Fellow at Berkeley Law School. She began teaching law at Emory Law School. Professor Arlen clerked for The Honorable Phyllis Kravitch, of the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Eleventh Circuit.