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1.

Estimating Gender Disparities in Federal Criminal Cases

University of Michigan Law and Economics Research Paper, No. 12-018
Number of pages: 41 Posted: 10 Sep 2012 Last Revised: 14 Sep 2012
Working Paper Series
University of Michigan Law School
Downloads 11,944
2.

Race, the War on Drugs, and the Collateral Consequences of Criminal Conviction

Journal of Gender, Race & Justice, Vol. 6. p. 253, 2002
Number of pages: 24 Posted: 06 May 2003 Last Revised: 14 Apr 2011
Accepted Paper Series
University of California, Davis - School of Law
Downloads 5,677
3.

Is Capital Punishment Morally Required? The Relevance of Life-Life Tradeoffs

U Chicago Law & Econ, Olin Working Paper No. 239; AEI-Brookings Joint Center Working Paper No. 05-06; U of Chicago, Public Law Working Paper No. 85
Number of pages: 53 Posted: 25 Mar 2005
Working Paper Series
Harvard Law School and Harvard Law School
Downloads 4,757
4.

Racial Disparity in Federal Criminal Charging and Its Sentencing Consequences

U of Michigan Law & Econ, Empirical Legal Studies Center Paper No. 12-002
Number of pages: 61 Posted: 16 Jan 2012 Last Revised: 02 Jun 2012
Working Paper Series
University of British Columbia and University of Michigan Law School
Downloads 4,548
5.

Do Judges Vary in Their Treatment of Race?

Journal of Legal Studies, Vol. 41, No. 2 (June 2012), pp. 347-383, U of Penn, Inst for Law & Econ Research Paper No. 11-07
Number of pages: 39 Posted: 02 Apr 2011 Last Revised: 28 Sep 2013
Accepted Paper Series
University of Pennsylvania Law School, University of Chicago - Booth School of Business and Harvard University - Department of Economics
Downloads 3,765
6.

Does Capital Punishment Have a Deterrent Effect? New Evidence from Post-Moratorium Panel Data

Number of pages: 49 Posted: 24 Oct 2007 Last Revised: 24 Oct 2007
Working Paper Series
Emory University - Department of Economics, Emory University - Department of Economics and Emory University School of Law

Multiple version iconThere are 2 versions of this paper

Downloads 3,311
7.

Racial Critiques of Mass Incarceration: Beyond the New Jim Crow

NYU Law Review, April 2012, Yale Law School, Public Law Working Paper No. 243
Number of pages: 47 Posted: 29 Nov 2011 Last Revised: 20 Mar 2012
Accepted Paper Series
Yale University - Law School
Downloads 3,168
8.

Why Prison?: An Economic Critique

Berkeley Journal of Criminal Law, 2017, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 59 Posted: 07 Mar 2017 Last Revised: 07 Apr 2017
Accepted Paper Series
United States Court of Appeals for the Seventh Circuit
Downloads 2,993
9.

Capital Punishment and Deterrence: Some Further Thoughts and Additional Evidence

Journal of Political Economy, Vol. 85, No. 4, pp. 741-88, August 1977
Number of pages: 49 Posted: 07 Feb 2007
Accepted Paper Series
State University of New York at Buffalo - Department of Economics
Downloads 2,938
10.

Impacts of Private Prison Contracting on Inmate Time Served and Recidivism

Number of pages: 75 Posted: 13 Nov 2014 Last Revised: 11 Aug 2016
Working Paper Series
University of Wisconsin - Madison - School of Business
Downloads 2,848
11.

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 2,767
12.

Ban the Box, Criminal Records, and Statistical Discrimination: A Field Experiment

U of Michigan Law & Econ Research Paper No. 16-012
Number of pages: 69 Posted: 15 Jun 2016
Working Paper Series
Rutgers University, Department of Economics and University of Michigan Law School
Downloads 2,686
13.

Evidence-Based Sentencing and the Scientific Rationalization of Discrimination

Stanford Law Review, Forthcoming, U of Michigan Law & Econ Research Paper No. 13-014
Number of pages: 51 Posted: 01 Sep 2013 Last Revised: 10 Sep 2013
Accepted Paper Series
University of Michigan Law School
Downloads 2,412
14.

The Lethal Injection Quandary: How Medicine Has Dismantled the Death Penalty

Fordham Law Review, Vol. 76, No. 1, pp. 49-128, 2007, Fordham Legal Studies Research Paper No. 983732
Number of pages: 81 Posted: 01 May 2007 Last Revised: 27 Mar 2011
Accepted Paper Series
Fordham University School of Law
Downloads 2,411
15.

'Becker on Ewald on Foucault on Becker': American Neoliberalism and Michel Foucault's 1979 'Birth of Biopolitics' Lectures

University of Chicago Institute for Law & Economics Olin Research Paper No. 614, U of Chicago, Public Law Working Paper No. 401
Number of pages: 20 Posted: 05 Sep 2012 Last Revised: 01 Oct 2013
Working Paper Series
University of Chicago - Department of Economics, Conservatoire National des Arts et Métiers and Columbia University
Downloads 2,213
16.

Sorting Guilty Minds

New York University Law Review, Vol. 86, 2011
Number of pages: 55 Posted: 24 Feb 2011 Last Revised: 05 May 2014
Accepted Paper Series
University of Minnesota Law School, Second Judicial District Court Judge, State of Colorado, Vanderbilt University - Law School & Dept. of Biological Sciences, Harvard University - Department of Psychology and Vanderbilt University - Department of Psychology
Center for Integrative and Cognitive Neuroscience
Downloads 2,025
17.

Chivalry is Not Dead: Murder, Gender, and the Death Penalty

Univ. of San Francisco Law Research Paper No. 2011-08, Berkeley Journal of Gender, Law & Justice, Vol. 27, No. 1, 2012
Number of pages: 50 Posted: 23 Feb 2011 Last Revised: 15 Feb 2013
Accepted Paper Series
University of San Francisco - School of Law and Zalkind Duncan and Bernstein LLP
Downloads 1,894
18.

Exonerations in the United States, 1989 through 2003

Journal of Criminal Law and Criminology, Vol. 95, No. 2, 2005
Number of pages: 38 Posted: 06 Jul 2005
Accepted Paper Series
University of Michigan Law School, University of Michigan Law School, University of Michigan Law School, University of Michigan at Ann Arbor and Children's Hospital of Philadelphia
Downloads 1,866
19.

'Frightening and High': The Supreme Court’s Crucial Mistake About Sex Crime Statistics

Published at 30 Constitutional Commentary 495 (2015)
Number of pages: 14 Posted: 09 Jun 2015 Last Revised: 18 Apr 2016
Accepted Paper Series
Arizona State University College of Law and Independent
Downloads 1,765
20.

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 1,765
21.

The Innocent Defendant’s Dilemma: An Innovative Empirical Study of Plea Bargaining’s Innocence Problem

103 Journal of Criminal Law and Criminology 1, 2013
Number of pages: 49 Posted: 31 May 2012 Last Revised: 25 Jun 2014
Accepted Paper Series
Belmont University School of Law and Florida Institute of Technology
Downloads 1,763
22.

Why Do We Punish? Deterrence and Just Deserts as Motives for Punishment

Journal of Personality and Social Psychology, Vol. 83, pp. 284-299, 2002
Number of pages: 15 Posted: 30 Mar 2005
Accepted Paper Series
Colgate University - Psychology Department, Princeton University and University of Pennsylvania Law School
Downloads 1,736
23.

Death as Punishment: An Analysis of Eight Arguments Against Capital Punishment

West Virginia Law Review, Vol. 111, p. 453, 2009
Number of pages: 42 Posted: 24 Apr 2008 Last Revised: 29 Jun 2011
Accepted Paper Series
Shook, Hardy & Bacon
Downloads 1,614
24.

Risk, Race, & Recidivism: Predictive Bias and Disparate Impact

Number of pages: 55 Posted: 08 Nov 2015 Last Revised: 15 Jun 2016
Working Paper Series
University of California, Berkeley and Government of the United States of America - Administrative Office of the U.S. Courts
Downloads 1,613
25.

Banishment By a Thousand Laws: Residency Restrictions on Sex Offenders

Washington University Law Review, Vol. 85, p. 101, 2007
Number of pages: 60 Posted: 29 Jan 2007 Last Revised: 18 Jan 2008
Accepted Paper Series
University of Kansas School of Law
Downloads 1,564
26.

Child Sexual Abuse and the State: Applying Critical Outsider Methodologies to Legislative Policymaking

UC Davis Law Review, Vol. 39, No. 5, 2006
Number of pages: 38 Posted: 24 May 2006
Accepted Paper Series
Southern University Law Center
Downloads 1,531
27.

What's Really Wrong with Shaming Sanctions

Texas Law Review, Vol. 84, p. 2075, 2006, Yale Law School, Public Law Working Paper No. 125
Number of pages: 28 Posted: 11 Jul 2006 Last Revised: 16 Apr 2013
Accepted Paper Series
Yale University - Law School
Downloads 1,521
28.

Disposing of Children: The Eighth Amendment and Juvenile Life Without Parole After Roper

Boston College Law Review, Vol. 47, p. 1083, 2006
Number of pages: 36 Posted: 29 Aug 2006
Accepted Paper Series
Boston College
Downloads 1,516
29.

Uses and Abuses of Empirical Evidence in the Death Penalty Debate

Stanford Law Review, Vol. 58, December 2005
Number of pages: 56 Posted: 19 Dec 2005
Accepted Paper Series
Stanford Law School and University of Michigan at Ann Arbor - Department of Economics

Multiple version iconThere are 4 versions of this paper

Downloads 1,486
30.

Do People Want Optimal Deterrence?

University of Chicago Law School, John M. Olin Law & Economics Working Paper No. 77
Number of pages: 29 Posted: 12 Aug 1999
Working Paper Series
Harvard Law School, University of California, San Diego and Princeton University

Multiple version iconThere are 2 versions of this paper

Downloads 1,478
31.

Who Is Andrea Yates? A Short Story About Insanity

Duke Journal of Gender Law and Policy, Vol. 10, pp. 1-139, 2003
Number of pages: 138 Posted: 08 Oct 2003
Accepted Paper Series
Fordham University School of Law
Downloads 1,462
32.

Disentangling Child Pornography from Child Sex Abuse

Washington University Law Review, Vol. 88, 2010, University of Utah College of Law Research Paper No. 34
Number of pages: 52 Posted: 28 Mar 2010 Last Revised: 08 Aug 2013
Accepted Paper Series
University of North Carolina (UNC) at Chapel Hill - School of Law
Downloads 1,437
33.

No, Capital Punishment is Not Morally Required: Deterrence, Deontology, and the Death Penalty

Stanford Law Review, Forthcoming, Harvard Public Law Working Paper No. 125
Number of pages: 41 Posted: 28 Nov 2005
Accepted Paper Series
Harvard Law School
Downloads 1,407
34.

The Subjective Experience of Punishment

Columbia Law Review, Vol. 109, p. 182, January 2009, San Diego Legal Studies Paper No. 08-016
Number of pages: 55 Posted: 05 Feb 2008 Last Revised: 13 Dec 2012
Accepted Paper Series
Brooklyn Law School
Downloads 1,378
35.

'All Eyez on Me': America's War on Drugs and the Prison-Industrial Complex

Journal of Gender, Race and Justice, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 32 Posted: 05 Apr 2012 Last Revised: 24 May 2012
Accepted Paper Series
affiliation not provided to SSRN
Downloads 1,324
36.

Probation and Parole as Methods of Mainstraiming Criminals: A Socio-Legal Analysis from Indian Perspective

Number of pages: 19 Posted: 25 Jun 2008
Working Paper Series
The West Bengal National University of Juridical Sciences
Downloads 1,283
37.

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 1,259
38.

Capital Punishment and Capital Murder: Market Share and the Deterrent Effects of the Death Penalty

Texas Law Review, Forthcoming, Columbia Public Law Research Paper No. 06-121
Number of pages: 66 Posted: 08 Sep 2006
Accepted Paper Series
Columbia Law School, University of California at Berkeley and NYU Department of Sociology
Downloads 1,233
39.

Religious Conservatives and the Death Penalty

William and Mary Bill of Rights Journal, Vol. 9, No. 1, December 2000
Number of pages: 31 Posted: 22 Aug 2001
Accepted Paper Series
University of St. Thomas, St. Paul/Minneapolis, MN - School of Law
Downloads 1,221
40.

Administrative Segregation, Degrees of Isolation, and Incarceration: A National Overview of State and Federal Correctional Policies

Yale Law School, Public Law Working Paper No. 301
Number of pages: 64 Posted: 01 Jul 2013 Last Revised: 15 Jan 2015
Working Paper Series
Yale Law School, Independent, Independent, Yale University - Law School, Independent, Yale University - Law School, Independent and Independent
Downloads 1,217
41.

Sentencing Our Children to Die in Prison: Global Law and Practice

University of San Francisco Law Review, Vol. 42, No. 4, 2008, Univ. of San Francisco Law Research Paper No. 2008-01
Number of pages: 62 Posted: 06 Oct 2008 Last Revised: 22 Oct 2008
Accepted Paper Series
University of San Francisco School of Law and American University of Central Asia
Downloads 1,213
42.

An Institutionalization Effect: The Impact of Mental Hospitalization and Imprisonment on Homicide in the United States, 1934-2001

Journal of Legal Studies, Vol. 40, 2011, University of Chicago Law & Economics, Olin Working Paper No. 335, University of Chicago, Public Law Working Paper No. 155
Number of pages: 68 Posted: 21 Mar 2007 Last Revised: 07 Nov 2011
Working Paper Series
Columbia University
Downloads 1,182
43.

Be Careful What You Wish for: Legal Sanctions and Public Safety Among Adolescent Offenders in Juvenile and Criminal Court

Columbia Law School, Pub. Law Research Paper No. 03-61
Number of pages: 87 Posted: 06 Feb 2004 Last Revised: 21 Dec 2007
Working Paper Series
Columbia Law School, University of Delaware, Department of Sociology and Criminal Justice and National Institute on Drug Abuse
Downloads 1,119
44.

In Defense of the Death Penalty

IACJ Journal, Summer 2008
Number of pages: 15 Posted: 27 Nov 2012
Accepted Paper Series
University of Utah - S.J. Quinney College of Law
Downloads 1,103
45.

Against Mercy

Minnesota Law Review, Vol. 88, 2004
Number of pages: 60 Posted: 27 May 2003
Accepted Paper Series
Florida State University College of Law (Deceased)
Downloads 1,089
46.

The Political Constitution of Criminal Justice

Harvard Public Law Working Paper No. 126
Number of pages: 91 Posted: 14 Aug 2005
Working Paper Series
Harvard Law School
Downloads 1,087
47.

Misdemeanors

85 Southern California Law Review 101 (2012), Loyola-LA Legal Studies Paper No. 2012-08
Number of pages: 64 Posted: 25 Feb 2012 Last Revised: 30 Aug 2012
Accepted Paper Series
University of California, Irvine School of Law

Multiple version iconThere are 2 versions of this paper

Downloads 1,084
48.

Prison Visitation Policies: A Fifty State Survey

Number of pages: 41 Posted: 06 Nov 2012 Last Revised: 23 May 2014
Working Paper Series
Yale University - Law School, Yale University - Law School and Yale University - Law School
Downloads 1,065
49.

Corporate Criminal Liability: Theory and Evidence

Research Handbook on the Economics of Criminal Law, A. Harel & K. Hylton, eds., Edward Elgar (2012) , NYU Law and Economics Research Paper No. 11-25
Number of pages: 61 Posted: 28 Jul 2011 Last Revised: 23 Oct 2012
Accepted Paper Series
New York University School of Law
Downloads 1,060
50.

The Efficacy of Severe Child Pornography Sentencing: Empirical Validity or Political Rhetoric?

Stanford Law & Policy Review, Vol. 22, No. 2, p. 545, 2011
Number of pages: 42 Posted: 11 Oct 2010 Last Revised: 27 Jul 2011
Accepted Paper Series
University of Houston Law Center
Downloads 1,050