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1.

Mamas Don't Let Your Babies Grow Up To Be...Lawyers

Vanderbilt Law and Economics Working Paper No. 09-29
Number of pages: 14 Posted: 31 Oct 2009 Last Revised: 12 Jan 2010
Working Paper Series
Vanderbilt University - Law School
Downloads 10,242
2.

Keeping the Internet Neutral?: Tim Wu and Christopher Yoo Debate

Federal Communications Law Journal, Vol. 59, No. 3, 2007, Vanderbilt Public Law Research Paper No. 06-27, Vanderbilt Law and Economics Working Paper No. 06-30, Columbia Law and Economics Working Paper No. 310
Number of pages: 18 Posted: 12 Jan 2007 Last Revised: 23 Dec 2013
Accepted Paper Series
Columbia University - Law School and University of Pennsylvania Law School
Downloads 7,463
3.

Hedge Fund Activism, Corporate Governance, and Firm Performance

Journal of Finance, Vol. 63, p. 1729, 2008, ECGI - Finance Working Paper No. 139/2006, Vanderbilt Law and Economics Research Paper No. 07-28, FDIC Center for Financial Research Working Paper No. 2008-06
Number of pages: 56 Posted: 05 Apr 2007
Accepted Paper Series
Duke University - Fuqua School of Business, Columbia Business School - Finance and Economics, Vanderbilt University - Law School and University of San Diego School of Law
Downloads 6,328
4.

On the Limits of Supremacy: Medical Marijuana and the States' Overlooked Power to Legalize Federal Crime

Vanderbilt Law Review, vol. 62, p. 1421, 2009, Vanderbilt Public Law Research Paper No. 09-05
Number of pages: 63 Posted: 11 Mar 2009 Last Revised: 09 Jun 2011
Working Paper Series
Vanderbilt University - Law School
Downloads 5,115
5.

Corporate Governance and Executive Remuneration: Rediscovering Managerial Positional Conflict

University of New South Wales Law Journal, Vol. 25, p. 294, 2002, Vanderbilt Law and Economics Research Paper No. 03-02
Number of pages: 40 Posted: 11 Feb 2003 Last Revised: 17 Nov 2010
Working Paper Series
The University of Sydney Law School and Yeshiva University - Benjamin N. Cardozo School of Law
Downloads 3,370
6.

Brain Imaging for Legal Thinkers: A Guide for the Perplexed

Stanford Technology Law Review, Vol. 5, 2009, Vanderbilt Public Law Research Paper No. 10-09
Number of pages: 49 Posted: 04 Mar 2010
Accepted Paper Series
Vanderbilt University - Law School & Dept. of Biological Sciences, Vanderbilt University, Neuroscience Program, Vanderbilt University - Department of Psychology and Vanderbilt University - Department of Psychology
Center for Integrative and Cognitive Neuroscience
Downloads 2,800
7.

Blinking on the Bench: How Judges Decide Cases

Cornell Law Review, Forthcoming, Vanderbilt Public Law Research Paper No. 07-25, Vanderbilt Law and Economics Research Paper No. 07-32
Number of pages: 42 Posted: 02 Nov 2007
Accepted Paper Series
Vanderbilt University - Law School, Cornell Law School and California Central District Court
Downloads 2,785
8.

Is U.S. CEO Compensation Inefficient Pay Without Performance?

Vanderbilt Law and Economics Research Paper No. 05-05, 103 Michigan Law Review 1142 (2005)
Number of pages: 45 Posted: 14 Jan 2005 Last Revised: 06 Sep 2017
Accepted Paper Series
Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Sloan School of Management, University of Pennsylvania - Accounting Department and Vanderbilt University - Law School
Downloads 2,571
9.

Network Neutrality and the Economics of Congestion

Georgetown Law Journal, Vol. 94, June 2006, Vanderbilt Law and Economics Research Paper No. 05-28, Vanderbilt Public Law Research Paper No. 05-33
Number of pages: 62 Posted: 21 Oct 2005
Accepted Paper Series
University of Pennsylvania Law School
Downloads 2,556
10.

Catching Up Is Hard to Do: Undergraduate Prestige, Elite Graduate Programs, and the Earnings Premium

Vanderbilt Law and Economics Research Paper No. 14-23, Vanderbilt Public Law Research Paper No. 16-17
Number of pages: 49 Posted: 30 Jul 2014 Last Revised: 30 Apr 2016
Working Paper Series
Vanderbilt University - Law School
Downloads 2,476
11.

Would Mandating Broadband Network Neutrality Help or Hurt Competition? A Comment on the End-to-End Debate

Vanderbilt Law and Economics Research Paper No. 04-04; Vanderbilt Public Law Research Paper No. 04-04
Number of pages: 47 Posted: 16 Feb 2004
Accepted Paper Series
University of Pennsylvania Law School
Downloads 2,286
12.

Does Private Equity Create Wealth? The Effects of Private Equity and Derivatives on Corporate Governance

University of Chicago Law Review, Vol. 76, p. 219, 2009, Vanderbilt Law and Economics Research Paper No. 08-20, ECGI - Law Working Paper No. 113/2008, ECGI - Finance Working Paper No. 253/2009
Number of pages: 42 Posted: 13 Aug 2008 Last Revised: 24 Sep 2009
Accepted Paper Series
University of New South Wales - Australian School of Business and Vanderbilt University - Law School
Downloads 2,283
13.

Vertical Integration and Media Regulation in the New Economy

Vanderbilt Law and Economics Research Paper No. 02-01; Vanderbilt Public Law Research Paper No. 02-01
Number of pages: 131 Posted: 16 Jul 2002
Accepted Paper Series
University of Pennsylvania Law School
Downloads 2,195
14.

Corporate Criminal Liability in Australia: An Evolving Corporate Governance Technique?

Vanderbilt Law School, Law and Economics Research Paper Series No. 03-10, Journal of Business Law, p. 1, 2003
Number of pages: 41 Posted: 13 Aug 2003
Accepted Paper Series
The University of Sydney Law School
Downloads 2,180
15.

Twentieth Century Tort Theory

Georgetown Law Journal, Vol. 90, 2002
Number of pages: 92 Posted: 15 Nov 2002
Accepted Paper Series
Harvard Law School
Downloads 2,139
16.

An Empirical Study of Class Action Settlements and Their Fee Awards

Journal of Empirical Legal Studies, Vol. 7, 2010, CELS 2009 4th Annual Conference on Empirical Legal Studies Paper, Vanderbilt Public Law Research Paper No. 10-10, Vanderbilt Law and Economics Research Paper No. 10-06
Number of pages: 42 Posted: 31 Jul 2009 Last Revised: 17 Aug 2010
Working Paper Series
Vanderbilt Law School

Multiple version iconThere are 2 versions of this paper

Downloads 2,117
17.

Toward a Human Rights Framework for Intellectual Property

U.C. Davis Law Review, Vol. 40, p. 971, 2007, Vanderbilt Public Law Research Paper No. 06-03
Number of pages: 51 Posted: 21 Mar 2006
Accepted Paper Series
Duke University School of Law
Downloads 2,110
18.

Should Shareholders Have a Greater Say Over Executive Pay?: Learning from the Us Experience

Vanderbilt Law, Joe C. Davis Research Paper No. 01-6
Number of pages: 40 Posted: 10 May 2001 Last Revised: 05 Jun 2017
Working Paper Series
University of Cambridge - Faculty of Law and Vanderbilt University - Law School

Multiple version iconThere are 2 versions of this paper

Downloads 2,065
19.

Regulatory Responses to Global Corporate Scandals

Wisconsin International Law Journal, Vol. 23, p. 367, 2005, Sydney Law School Research Paper No. 06/35, Vanderbilt Law and Economics Research Paper No. 06-04
Number of pages: 49 Posted: 02 Mar 2006
Accepted Paper Series
The University of Sydney Law School
Downloads 2,006
20.

Does Unconscious Racial Bias Affect Trial Judges?

Notre Dame Law Review, Vol. 84, No. 3, 2009, Vanderbilt Public Law Research Paper No. 09-11
Number of pages: 52 Posted: 08 Apr 2009
Accepted Paper Series
Cornell Law School, Cornell Law School, California Central District Court and Vanderbilt University - Law School
Downloads 1,904
21.

New Trends in the Regulation of Executive Remuneration

DIRECTORS IN TROUBLED TIMES, pp. 100-123, R. P. Austin and A. Y. Bilski, eds., Ross Parsons Centre of Commercial, Corporate and Taxation Law, 2009, Sydney Law School Research Paper No. 10/22, Vanderbilt Law and Economics Research Paper No. 10-05, ECGI - Law Working Paper No. 142/2010
Number of pages: 48 Posted: 08 Feb 2010
Accepted Paper Series
The University of Sydney Law School
Downloads 1,887
22.

Mamas 2011: Is a Law Degree a Good Investment Today?

Vanderbilt Law and Economics Research Paper No. 11-42
Number of pages: 24 Posted: 11 Nov 2011 Last Revised: 31 Dec 2012
Working Paper Series
Vanderbilt University - Law School
Downloads 1,877
23.

The Ticket to Easy Street? The Financial Consequences of Winning the Lottery

Vanderbilt Law and Economics Research Paper No. 10-12
Number of pages: 28 Posted: 09 Jan 2009 Last Revised: 24 Jun 2010
Working Paper Series
University of Kentucky, University of Pittsburgh - Department of Economics and Vanderbilt University - Law School

Multiple version iconThere are 2 versions of this paper

Downloads 1,858
24.

Law and Neuroscience in the United States

INTERNATIONAL NEUROLAW: A COMPARATIVE ANALYSIS, p. 349, T.M. Spranger, ed., Springer-Verlag, 2012, Vanderbilt Public Law Research Paper No. 1-5
Number of pages: 32 Posted: 13 Feb 2012 Last Revised: 04 Aug 2015
Accepted Paper Series
Vanderbilt University - Law School & Dept. of Biological Sciences and University of Minnesota Law School
Downloads 1,798
25.

Takeovers, Poison Pills and Protectionism in Comparative Corporate Governance

FESTSCHRIFT FUR KLAUS J. HOPT ZUM 70 GEBURTSTAG AM 24 AUGUST 2010 (Festschrift for Klaus J. Hopt for his 70th birthday on 24. August 2010), August 2010, pp. 795-815, S. Grundmann, B. Haar & H. Merkt et al, eds., De Gruyter, 2010, Sydney Law School Research Paper No. 10/120, Vanderbilt Public Law Research Paper No. 10-43, Vanderbilt Law and Economics Research Paper No. 10-33, ECGI - Law Working Paper No. 168/2010
Number of pages: 29 Posted: 08 Nov 2010 Last Revised: 30 Nov 2010
Accepted Paper Series
The University of Sydney Law School
Downloads 1,747
26.

Do Payday Loans Cause Bankruptcy?

Vanderbilt Law and Economics Research Paper No. 11-13
Number of pages: 52 Posted: 12 Sep 2008 Last Revised: 01 Dec 2011
Working Paper Series
Vanderbilt University - Law School and Alfred Lerner College of Business and Economics, University of Delaware
Downloads 1,744
27.

Beyond Network Neutrality

Vanderbilt Law and Economics Research Paper No. 05-16; Vanderbilt Public Law Research Paper No. 05-20
Number of pages: 77 Posted: 14 Jun 2005
Accepted Paper Series
University of Pennsylvania Law School
Downloads 1,741
28.

Gap Filling, Hedge Funds, and Financial Innovation

BROOKINGS-NOMURA PAPERS ON FINANCIAL SERVICES, Yasuki Fuchita, Robert E. Litan, eds., Brookings Institution Press, 2007, Vanderbilt Law and Economics Research Paper No. 06-21, San Diego Legal Studies Paper No. 07-72
Number of pages: 62 Posted: 20 Sep 2006
Accepted Paper Series
University of San Diego School of Law and Vanderbilt University - Law School
Downloads 1,729
29.

Why We Need More Judicial Activism

Constitutionalism, Executive Power, and Popular Enlightenment, 2014 Forthcoming, Vanderbilt Public Law Research Paper No. 13-3
Number of pages: 21 Posted: 08 Feb 2013
Accepted Paper Series
Vanderbilt University - Law School
Downloads 1,697
30.

Shareholder Litigation in Mergers and Acquisitions

18 Journal of Corporate Finance 1248 (2012), AFA 2012 Chicago Meetings Paper, 6th Annual Conference on Empirical Legal Studies, Northwestern Univ Law School 2011, Georgetown Law and Economics Research Paper No. 11-23, Vanderbilt Law and Economics Research Paper No. 10-37
Number of pages: 57 Posted: 09 Dec 2010 Last Revised: 05 May 2017
Accepted Paper Series
Case Western Reserve University - Department of Banking & Finance, University of New South Wales - Australian School of Business, Vanderbilt University - Law School and Georgetown University Law Center
Downloads 1,687
31.

Guilty Associations: Joint Criminal Enterprise, Command Responsibility, and the Development of International Criminal Law

Vanderbilt Public Law Research Paper No. 04-09; Stanford Public Law Working Paper No. 87
Number of pages: 88 Posted: 08 Apr 2004
Working Paper Series
Stanford Law School and Vanderbilt Law School
Downloads 1,685
32.

The End of Bankruptcy

U Chicago Law & Economics, Olin Working Paper No. 173; Vanderbilt Law and Economics Research Paper No. 02-23
Number of pages: 46 Posted: 13 Dec 2002
Accepted Paper Series
University of Chicago Law School and University of Southern California Gould School of Law
Downloads 1,651
33.

An Empirical Analysis of CEO Employment Contracts: What Do Top Executives Bargain For?

Washington and Lee Law Review, Vol. 63, p. 231, 2005, Cornell Law School Research Paper No. 04-024 , Vanderbilt Law and Economics Research Paper No. 04-12
Number of pages: 41 Posted: 15 Apr 2004 Last Revised: 09 Oct 2014
Accepted Paper Series
Cornell Law School and Vanderbilt University - Law School
Downloads 1,589
34.

The Value of Life

New Palgrave Dictionary of Economics and the Law, 2nd Edition, Vanderbilt Law and Economics Research Paper No. 08-04
Number of pages: 18 Posted: 14 Oct 2005 Last Revised: 27 Nov 2012
Accepted Paper Series
Vanderbilt University - Law School
Downloads 1,584
35.

Law and Neuroscience

LAW AND NEUROSCIENCE, (Aspen 2014, Forthcoming), Vanderbilt Public Law Research Paper 14-12, Minnesota Legal Studies Research Paper No. 14-19
Number of pages: 41 Posted: 19 Mar 2014 Last Revised: 27 May 2014
Accepted Paper Series
Vanderbilt University - Law School & Dept. of Biological Sciences, Vanderbilt University - Department of Psychology and University of Minnesota Law School
Downloads 1,580
36.

An Empirical Study of Empirical Legal Scholarship: The Top Law Schools

Indiana Law Journal, The Next Generation of Law School Rankings Symposium, 2005, Vanderbilt Law and Economics Research Paper No. 05-20
Number of pages: 30 Posted: 09 Aug 2005
Accepted Paper Series
Vanderbilt University - Law School
Downloads 1,504
37.

Securities Fraud as Corporate Governance: Reflections Upon Federalism

Vanderbilt Law Review, 2003
Number of pages: 39 Posted: 15 Dec 2002
Accepted Paper Series
Georgetown University Law Center and Washington University in St. Louis - School of Law
Downloads 1,409
38.

Four (or Five) Easy Lessons From Enron

Vanderbilt Law and Economics Research Paper No. 02-25
Number of pages: 28 Posted: 05 Dec 2002
Accepted Paper Series
University of Chicago Law School and University of Southern California Gould School of Law
Downloads 1,374
39.

The Shifting Balance of Power between Shareholders and the Board: News Corp's Exodus to Delaware and Other Antipodean Tales

Sydney Law School Research Paper No. 08/20, Vanderbilt Law and Economics Research Paper No. 08-06
Number of pages: 85 Posted: 25 Jan 2008 Last Revised: 21 Oct 2011
Working Paper Series
The University of Sydney Law School
Downloads 1,370
40.

Explaining the International CEO Pay Gap: Board Capture or Market Driven?

Vanderbilt Law Review, 2003
Number of pages: 135 Posted: 15 May 2003
Accepted Paper Series
Vanderbilt University - Law School

Multiple version iconThere are 2 versions of this paper

Downloads 1,345
41.

Payday Loans, Uncertainty and Discounting: Explaining Patterns of Borrowing, Repayment, and Default

Vanderbilt Law and Economics Research Paper No. 08-33
Number of pages: 36 Posted: 24 Dec 2008
Working Paper Series
Vanderbilt University - Law School and Alfred Lerner College of Business and Economics, University of Delaware
Downloads 1,344
42.

Heuristics and Biases at the Bargaining Table

Marquette Law Review, Vol. 87, p. 795-808, 2004, Vanderbilt Law and Economics Research Paper No. 04-11, UCLA School of Law, Law-Econ Research Paper No. 04/5
Number of pages: 9 Posted: 17 Mar 2004
Accepted Paper Series
UCLA School of Law and Vanderbilt University - Law School
Downloads 1,319
43.

Opting Out among Women with Elite Education

Vanderbilt Law and Economics Research Paper No. 13-05
Number of pages: 60 Posted: 22 Feb 2013 Last Revised: 15 May 2013
Working Paper Series
Vanderbilt University - Law School
Downloads 1,311
44.

Anchoring, Information, Expertise, and Negotiation: New Insights from Meta-Analysis

Ohio State Journal on Dispute Resolution, 2006, Vanderbilt Law and Economics Research Paper No. 06-12
Number of pages: 33 Posted: 04 May 2006
Accepted Paper Series
Vanderbilt University - Law School and Morgan, Lewis & Bockius, L.L.P.
Downloads 1,293
45.

The New Innovation Frontier? Intellectual Property and the European Court of Human Rights

Harvard International Law Journal, Vol. 49, p.1, 2008, Vanderbilt Public Law Research Paper No. 07-05, Vanderbilt Law and Economics Research Paper No. 07-05
Number of pages: 53 Posted: 01 Apr 2007
Accepted Paper Series
Duke University School of Law
Downloads 1,284
46.

Brain Scans as Evidence: Truths, Proofs, Lies, and Lessons

Mercer Law Review, Vol. 62, p. 861, 2011, Vanderbilt Public Law Research Paper No. 11-2
Number of pages: 23 Posted: 24 Feb 2011 Last Revised: 24 Aug 2011
Accepted Paper Series
University of Minnesota Law School and Vanderbilt University - Law School & Dept. of Biological Sciences
Downloads 1,271
47.

SEC Enforcement Actions for Financial Fraud and Private Litigation: An Empirical Inquiry

Duke Law Journal, Vol. 53, p. 737, 2003, Reprinted: Corporate Practice Commentator, Vol. 46, p. 65, 2004, Vanderbilt Law and Economics Research Paper No. 03-08
Number of pages: 24 Posted: 05 Aug 2003
Working Paper Series
Duke University School of Law and Vanderbilt University - Law School
Downloads 1,256
48.

Corporate Governance After Enron: The First Year

Houston Law Review, 2003
Number of pages: 27 Posted: 05 Aug 2003
Accepted Paper Series
Georgetown University Law Center
Downloads 1,244
49.

The Rising Tension between Shareholder and Director Power in the Common Law World

Corporate Governance: An International Review, Vol. 18, pp. 344-359, 2010, Sydney Law School Research Paper No. 10/34, Vanderbilt Law and Economics Research Paper No. 10-11, ECGI - Law Working Paper No. 152/2010
Number of pages: 60 Posted: 02 Apr 2010 Last Revised: 14 Nov 2010
Accepted Paper Series
The University of Sydney Law School
Downloads 1,203
50.

Law and Emotion: A Proposed Taxonomy of an Emerging Field

Law and Human Behavior, Vol. 30, pp. 119-142, 2006, NYU Law School, Public Law Research Paper No. 05-11, Vanderbilt Law and Economics Research Paper No. 06-26
Number of pages: 25 Posted: 20 May 2005
Accepted Paper Series
Vanderbilt University - Law School
Downloads 1,194