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Ratings, Not Rankings: Why U.S. News & World Report Shouldn't Want to Be Compared to Time and Newsweek - or The New Yorker


Nancy B. Rapoport


University of Nevada, Las Vegas, William S. Boyd School of Law


Ohio State Law Journal, Vol. 60, p. 1097, 1999

Abstract:     
This article discusses the many problems with the U.S. News & World Report rankings of law schools. It argues, among other things, that the rankings magnify insignificant differences among law schools and that the rankings do not provide helpful consumer information.

Number of Pages in PDF File: 5

Keywords: rankings, law schools

JEL Classification: C40, K00

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Date posted: October 10, 2006  

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Rapoport, Nancy B., Ratings, Not Rankings: Why U.S. News & World Report Shouldn't Want to Be Compared to Time and Newsweek - or The New Yorker. Ohio State Law Journal, Vol. 60, p. 1097, 1999. Available at SSRN: http://ssrn.com/abstract=936246

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Nancy B. Rapoport (Contact Author)
University of Nevada, Las Vegas, William S. Boyd School of Law ( email )
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