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Inbreeding in Law School Hiring: Assessing the Performance of Faculty Hired from within


Theodore Eisenberg


Cornell University - Law School

Martin T. Wells


Cornell University - School of Law


Journal of Legal Studies, Vol. 29, No. 1, Pt. 2, January 2000

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This study compares the scholarly impact of inbred entry-level law school faculty members. The sample includes 32 law schools and approximately 700 entry-level faculty members. By our measure of performance, scholarly impact as measured by citation frequency, inbred entry-level law school faculty members do not perform as well as non-inbred entry-level faculty members.

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Date posted: June 26, 2001  

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Eisenberg, Theodore and Wells, Martin T., Inbreeding in Law School Hiring: Assessing the Performance of Faculty Hired from within. Journal of Legal Studies, Vol. 29, No. 1, Pt. 2, January 2000. Available at SSRN: http://ssrn.com/abstract=231578

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Theodore Eisenberg (Contact Author)
Cornell University - Law School ( email )
524 College Ave
Myron Taylor Hall
Ithaca, NY 14853
United States
607-255-6477 (Phone)
607-255-7193 (Fax)
Martin T. Wells
Cornell University - School of Law ( email )
Comstock Hall
Ithaca, NY 14853
United States
607-255-8801 (Phone)
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