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Federal Courts & Jurisdiction eJournal

ALL TIME TOP PAPERS for all papers in this SSRN eLibrary subject area
2 Jan 1997 through 28 Aug 2016

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1 8,604 Estimating Gender Disparities in Federal Criminal Cases
Sonja B. Starr
University of Michigan Law School
Date posted to database: 10 Sep 2012
Last Revised: 14 Sep 2012
2 5,171 The Subjects of the Constitution
Nicholas Quinn Rosenkranz
Georgetown University Law Center
Date posted to database: 18 May 2010
Last Revised: 25 May 2011
3 3,863 On the Limits of Supremacy: Medical Marijuana and the States' Overlooked Power to Legalize Federal Crime
Robert A. Mikos
Vanderbilt University - Law School
Date posted to database: 11 Mar 2009
Last Revised: 9 Jun 2011
4 3,331 Principles-Based Versus Rules-Based Accounting Standards: The Influence of Standard Precision and Audit Committee Strength on Financial Reporting Decisions
Christopher P. Agoglia, Timothy Doupnik and George T. Tsakumis
University of Massachusetts at Amherst, University of South Carolina - Darla Moore School of Business and University of Delaware - Alfred Lerner College of Business and Economics
Date posted to database: 21 Jan 2009
Last Revised: 14 Feb 2014
5 3,255 Rational Judicial Behavior: A Statistical Study
William M. Landes and Richard A. Posner
University of Chicago Law School and University of Chicago Law School
Date posted to database: 29 Apr 2008
Last Revised: 28 Aug 2009
6 2,065 Whose Eyes are You Going to Believe? Scott v. Harris and the Perils of Cognitive Illiberalism
Dan M. Kahan, David A. Hoffman and Donald Braman
Yale University - Law School, Temple University - James E. Beasley School of Law and George Washington University - Law School
Date posted to database: 25 Mar 2008
Last Revised: 16 Apr 2013
7 1,945 The Turing Test and the Legal Process
Enrique Guerra-Pujol
University of Central Florida
Date posted to database: 1 Jan 2012
Last Revised: 5 Dec 2014
8 1,903 An Empirical Study of Class Action Settlements and Their Fee Awards
Brian T. Fitzpatrick
Vanderbilt Law School
Date posted to database: 31 Jul 2009
Last Revised: 17 Aug 2010
9 1,595 How the JPML Can Benefit from the Federal Circuit and Vice-Versa
Christopher Paul Nofal
Northwestern University School of Law
Date posted to database: 30 Dec 2012
Last Revised: 1 Jan 2015
10 1,542 The Pleading Problem
Adam Steinman
University of Alabama - School of Law
Date posted to database: 3 Aug 2009
Last Revised: 18 Jul 2014

RECENT TOP PAPERS for all papers first announced in the last 60 days
29 Jun 2016 through 28 Aug 2016

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1 171 Gridlock
Josh Blackman
Houston College of Law
Date posted to database: 1 Aug 2016
Last Revised: 9 Aug 2016
2 101 Undemocratic Restraint
Fred O. Smith
University of California, Berkeley Law School
Date posted to database: 4 Jul 2016
Last Revised: 14 Aug 2016
3 99 Civil Rules Interpretive Theory
Lumen N. Mulligan and Glen Staszewski
University of Kansas Law School and Michigan State University College of Law
Date posted to database: 25 Jul 2016
Last Revised: 25 Jul 2016
4 90 Silent Concurrences
Greg Goelzhauser
Utah State University - Department of Political Science
Date posted to database: 4 Aug 2016
Last Revised: 4 Aug 2016
5 82 Reciprocal Legitimation in the Federal Courts System: Racial Segregation, Reapportionment, and Obergefell Appendix A
Neil Siegel
Duke University School of Law
Date posted to database: 16 Jul 2016
Last Revised: 11 Aug 2016
6 74 Measuring Judicial Ideology Using Law Clerk Hiring
Adam Bonica, Adam S. Chilton, Jacob Goldin, Kyle Rozema and Maya Sen
Stanford University Department of Political Science, University of Chicago - Law School, Stanford Law School, Northwestern University - Pritzker School of Law and Harvard University - Harvard Kennedy School (HKS)
Date posted to database: 13 Jul 2016
Last Revised: 26 Aug 2016
7 73 Supreme Court Repeaters
Jason Iuliano and Ya Sheng Lin
Princeton University, Woodrow Wilson School of Public and International Affairs, Department of Politics, Students and Princeton University, Woodrow Wilson School of Public and International Affairs, Department of Politics, Students
Date posted to database: 24 Jul 2016
Last Revised: 24 Jul 2016
8 50 Jurisdiction and Its Effects
Scott Dodson
University of California Hastings College of the Law
Date posted to database: 12 Aug 2016
Last Revised: 22 Aug 2016
9 41 Shifting the Lenses on Alien Tort Statute Litigation: Narrating US Hegemony in Filártiga and Marcos
Natalie R. Davidson
Tel Aviv University, Buchmann Faculty of Law, Students
Date posted to database: 14 Jul 2016
Last Revised: 16 Jul 2016
10 37 The Jurisdiction Canon
Aaron-Andrew P. Bruhl
William & Mary Law School
Date posted to database: 13 Jul 2016
Last Revised: 13 Jul 2016





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