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1.

Regulating Artificial Intelligence Systems: Risks, Challenges, Competencies, and Strategies

Harvard Journal of Law & Technology, Vol. 29, No. 2, Spring 2016
Number of pages: 48 Posted: 31 May 2015 Last Revised: 21 Sep 2016
Accepted Paper Series
Littler Mendelson
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2.

Pretend 'Gun-Free' School Zones: A Deadly Legal Fiction

Connecticut Law Review, Vol. 42, No. 2, pp. 515-584, December 2009
Number of pages: 70 Posted: 30 Mar 2009 Last Revised: 19 Nov 2009
Accepted Paper Series
Independence Institute
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3.

National Federation of Independent Business v. Sebelius: Five Takes

Number of pages: 21 Posted: 22 Aug 2012
Working Paper Series
University of Tennessee College of Law and Samford University - Cumberland School of Law

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4.

The Political Economy of the U.S. Mortgage Default Crisis

Chicago GSB Research Paper No. 08-17
Number of pages: 47 Posted: 04 Nov 2008 Last Revised: 02 Jun 2009
Working Paper Series
Princeton University - Department of Economics, University of Chicago - Booth School of Business and Vancouver School of Economics

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5.

Rola Grup Interesów W Procesie Stanowienia Prawa W Polsce (The Role of Groups of Interest in the Legislation Process in Poland)

Number of pages: 168 Posted: 30 Dec 2013
Working Paper Series
Narxoz University, Cracow University of Economics, IÉSEG School of Management, Warsaw School of Economics (SGH) and Cracow University of Economics
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6.

The Food Stays in the Kitchen: Everything I Needed to Know About Statutory Interpretation I Learned by the Time I Was Nine

Green Bag 2D, Vol. 12, p. 337, 2009
Number of pages: 8 Posted: 28 Oct 2008 Last Revised: 20 Oct 2015
Accepted Paper Series
University of Georgia School of Law
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7.

The Problems with the Theory of the Separation of Powers

Number of pages: 30 Posted: 20 Jul 2011 Last Revised: 14 Nov 2011
Working Paper Series
University College Dublin (UCD) - School of Law
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8.

A Guide to the Legislative History of the America Invents Act: Part I of II

21 Fed. Cir. B.J. 435 (2012)
Number of pages: 79 Posted: 23 May 2012 Last Revised: 11 Mar 2013
Accepted Paper Series
United States Patent and Trademark Office
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9.

Doubling Down: Inequality in Responsiveness and the Policy Preferences of Elected Officials

USC CLASS Research Paper No. 14-17
Number of pages: 43 Posted: 10 Apr 2014 Last Revised: 09 Dec 2016
Accepted Paper Series
affiliation not provided to SSRN and University of Southern California
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10.

The Political Economy of the Dream Act and the Legislative Process: A Case Study of Comprehensive Immigration Reform

Wayne Law Review, 2010, U of Houston Law Center No. 2010-A-6
Number of pages: 88 Posted: 17 Feb 2010
Accepted Paper Series
University of Houston Law Center
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11.

Data and Analyses of Voting in the UN General Assembly

Number of pages: 24 Posted: 17 Jul 2012
Working Paper Series
Georgetown University - Edmund A. Walsh School of Foreign Service (SFS)
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12.

Chevron in the Circuit Courts

Michigan Law Review, Vol. 116, pp. 1-73, 2017, Ohio State Public Law Working Paper No. 359, UGA Legal Studies Research Paper 2016-27
Number of pages: 74 Posted: 13 Jul 2016 Last Revised: 04 Oct 2017
Accepted Paper Series
University of Georgia Law School and Ohio State University (OSU) - Michael E. Moritz College of Law
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13.

Does Direct Democracy Hurt Immigrant Minorities? Evidence from Naturalization Decisions in Switzerland

Number of pages: 56 Posted: 16 Mar 2012 Last Revised: 18 Jul 2015
Working Paper Series
Stanford University - Department of Political Science and London School of Economics & Political Science (LSE)

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14.

Fifty State Series: L3C & B Corporation Legislation Table

Suffolk University Law School Research Paper No. 10-11
Number of pages: 69 Posted: 01 Mar 2010 Last Revised: 12 Sep 2017
Working Paper Series
Suffolk University Law School
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15.

Inside Agency Statutory Interpretation

Stanford Law Review, Vol. 67, pp. 999-1079, 2015, Ohio State Public Law Working Paper No. 277
Number of pages: 81 Posted: 27 Sep 2014 Last Revised: 09 May 2015
Accepted Paper Series
Ohio State University (OSU) - Michael E. Moritz College of Law
Downloads 1,406
16.

Design by Deception: The Politics of Megaproject Approval

Harvard Design Magazine, Spring/Summer, no. 22, pp. 50-59
Number of pages: 10 Posted: 23 Mar 2013 Last Revised: 24 Jun 2013
Accepted Paper Series
University of Oxford - Said Business School
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17.

Legislating from a Radical Hague: The United Nations Special Tribunal for Lebanon Invents an International Crime of Transnational Terrorism

Leiden Journal of International Law, 2011, Sydney Law School Research Paper No. 11/35
Number of pages: 25 Posted: 17 Jun 2011
Accepted Paper Series
The University of Sydney Law School
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18.

Why the Center Does Not Hold: The Causes of Hyperpolarized Democracy in America

California Law Review, Vol. 99, 2011, NYU School of Law, Public Law Research Paper No. 10-47
Number of pages: 63 Posted: 24 Jul 2010 Last Revised: 17 Jul 2013
Accepted Paper Series
New York University School of Law
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19.

Agency Coordination in Shared Regulatory Space

Harvard Law Review, Vol. 125, 2012, FSU College of Law, Public Law Research Paper, No. 486
Number of pages: 81 Posted: 06 Mar 2011 Last Revised: 18 May 2017
Accepted Paper Series
Harvard Law School and Vanderbilt University - Law School
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20.

The Ideological Mapping of American Legislatures

American Political Science Review (August 2011), 105:3, pp. 530-551.
Number of pages: 22 Posted: 14 Sep 2010 Last Revised: 01 Jun 2013
Accepted Paper Series
University of Houston - Department of Political Science and Princeton University - Woodrow Wilson School of Public and International Affairs
Downloads 1,094
21.

Social Networks in Political Campaigns: Facebook and Congressional Elections 2006, 2008

APSA 2009 Toronto Meeting Paper
Number of pages: 27 Posted: 13 Aug 2009 Last Revised: 29 Aug 2012
Working Paper Series
Bentley University and Bentley University
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22.

Britain's Political Constitution: A Normative Turn

Number of pages: 21 Posted: 15 Feb 2009
Working Paper Series
University of Birmingham and Queen's University - Faculty of Law
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23.

Congress's Constitution

University of Pennsylvania Law Review, Vol. 160, pp. 715-778, February 2012
Number of pages: 64 Posted: 15 Aug 2011 Last Revised: 24 Feb 2012
Accepted Paper Series
Cornell Law School
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24.

The Fusion of Presidentialism and Parliamentarism

57 American Journal of Comparative Law 531 (2009), Boston College Law School Legal Studies Research Paper No. 190
Number of pages: 49 Posted: 28 Jun 2009 Last Revised: 14 Sep 2017
Accepted Paper Series
Boston College - Law School
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25.

Statutory Interpretation from the Inside -- An Empirical Study of Congressional Drafting, Delegation and the Canons: Part I

65 Stanford Law Review 901 (2013)
Number of pages: 126 Posted: 06 Apr 2013 Last Revised: 29 Sep 2013
Accepted Paper Series
Yale Law School and Vanderbilt University - Law School
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26.

Commerce

Michigan Law Review, Vol. 109, p. 1, October 2010, Yale Law School, Public Law Working Paper No. 206
Number of pages: 53 Posted: 15 Feb 2010 Last Revised: 08 Oct 2010
Working Paper Series
Yale University - Law School
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27.

Judicial Lawmaking and Precedent in Supreme Courts

LSE Legal Studies Working Paper No. 4/2011
Number of pages: 39 Posted: 26 Apr 2011
Working Paper Series
London School of Economics & Political Science (LSE)
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28.

A Theory of Political Control and Agency Discretion

American Journal of Political Science, Vol. 33, No. 3, August 1989
Number of pages: 27 Posted: 28 Aug 2007
Accepted Paper Series
Washington University in St. Louis - Department of Political Science, Department of Political Science and Law School, Duke University and Stanford University, Department of Political Science
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29.

The Law of Recitals in European Community Legislation

ILSA Journal of International & Comparative Law, Vol. 15, 2008
Number of pages: 33 Posted: 11 Sep 2009 Last Revised: 11 Sep 2009
Accepted Paper Series
Independent and Council of the European Union
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30.

The Unconstitutionality of the Filibuster

Connecticut Law Review, Vol. 43, No. 4, pp. 1003-1040, May 2011
Number of pages: 38 Posted: 25 Dec 2010 Last Revised: 11 Apr 2011
Accepted Paper Series
Cornell Law School
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31.

Why is There No Partisan Competition in City Council Elections? The Role of Election Law

Journal of Law and Politics, Vol. 23, No. 4, pp. 419-473, Fall 2007, George Mason Law & Economics Research Paper No. 08-42
Number of pages: 56 Posted: 21 Apr 2008 Last Revised: 15 Jul 2008
Accepted Paper Series
Yale University - Law School
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32.

Supreme Court, International Law & President Bush

Number of pages: 5 Posted: 18 Sep 2008 Last Revised: 14 Oct 2009
Working Paper Series
George Mason University (Schar School of Policy & Government)
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33.

The Phenomenology of Gridlock

Notre Dame Law Review, Vol. 88, pp. 2065-2087, June 2013
Number of pages: 24 Posted: 14 Jan 2013 Last Revised: 04 Dec 2013
Accepted Paper Series
Cornell Law School
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34.

Banning Child Corporal Punishment

Tulane Law Review, Vol. 77, No. 575, 2003
Number of pages: 69 Posted: 02 Dec 2008
Accepted Paper Series
Texas Southern University - Thurgood Marshall School of Law
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36.

An Enduring, Evolving Separation of Powers

Columbia Law Review, Vol. 115, 2015, p. 515, UCLA School of Law Research Paper No. 14-11
Number of pages: 84 Posted: 02 Jun 2014 Last Revised: 29 Apr 2015
Accepted Paper Series
University of California, Los Angeles - School of Law
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37.

The Dynasty Advantage: Family Ties in Congressional Elections

Legislative Studies Quarterly, Vol. 35, No. 4, pp. 571-98, November 2010
Number of pages: 28 Posted: 12 Oct 2010
Accepted Paper Series
University of Chicago Law School
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38.

Impeachment Under Nigerian Law: A Journey Through the Cases

Number of pages: 14 Posted: 01 Oct 2012
Working Paper Series
LEGAL EMPERORS
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39.

Constitutional Adjudication in the Era of Globalization: The Netherlands in Comparative Perspective

European Public Law, 2012
Number of pages: 11 Posted: 22 Nov 2011 Last Revised: 10 Sep 2015
Accepted Paper Series
University of Amsterdam - Amsterdam Centre for European Law and Governance
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40.

Assessing Reforms of Government Accounting and Budgeting

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Number of pages: 24 Posted: 10 Nov 2004 Last Revised: 19 Nov 2014
Working Paper Series
Central Washington University and Northern Arizona University
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41.

The Interaction and Relationship between Prosecutors and Police Officers in the U.S., and How this Affects Police Reform Efforts

THE PROSECUTOR IN TRANSNATIONAL PERSPECTIVE, Erik Luna and Marianne Wade, eds., Oxford University Press, 2011, U. of Pittsburgh Legal Studies Research Paper No. 2011-19
Number of pages: 12 Posted: 15 Jun 2011
Accepted Paper Series
University of Pittsburgh - School of Law
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42.

Too Dependent on Contractors? Minimum Standards for Responsible Governance

Journal of Contract Management, Vol. 8, p. 9-25, 2008, GWU Law School Public Law Research Paper No. 435, GWU Legal Studies Research Paper No. 435
Number of pages: 18 Posted: 05 Sep 2008 Last Revised: 29 May 2012
Accepted Paper Series
George Washington University - Law School and George Washington University - Law School
Downloads 649
43.

Parliament's Power to Amend Indian Constitution - Doctrine of Basic Structure

Number of pages: 10 Posted: 07 Oct 2010
Working Paper Series
affiliation not provided to SSRN
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44.

Female Parliamentarians and Economic Growth: Evidence from a Large Panel

Development Policy Centre Discussion Paper No. 18
Number of pages: 10 Posted: 26 May 2012 Last Revised: 19 Jul 2012
Working Paper Series
Australian National University (ANU) - Development Policy Centre and Australian National University (ANU) - Crawford School of Public Policy

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45.

Statutory Interpretation from the Inside - An Empirical Study of Congressional Drafting, Delegation and the Canons: Part II

Stanford Law Review, Vol. 66, 2014, Yale Law School, Public Law Research Paper No. 488
Number of pages: 72 Posted: 22 Nov 2013
Accepted Paper Series
Yale Law School and Vanderbilt University - Law School
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46.

Federal Agencies in the Legislative Process: Technical Assistance in Statutory Drafting

Final Report to the Administrative Conference of the United States, November 2015, Ohio State Public Law Working Paper No. 303
Number of pages: 94 Posted: 05 Sep 2015 Last Revised: 02 Nov 2015
Accepted Paper Series
Ohio State University (OSU) - Michael E. Moritz College of Law
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47.

Bicameralism

NYU School of Law, Public Law Research Paper No. 12-19
Number of pages: 27 Posted: 24 Apr 2012 Last Revised: 09 May 2012
Working Paper Series
New York University School of Law
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48.

The Role of Stock Ownership by US Members of Congress on the Market for Political Favors

AFA 2011 Denver Meetings Paper
Number of pages: 81 Posted: 19 Mar 2010 Last Revised: 30 Jan 2014
Working Paper Series
London Business School
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49.

Arming States’ Rights: Federalism, Private Lawmakers, and the Battering Ram Strategy

Arizona Law Review, Vol 52, p. 1161, 2010, Arizona Legal Studies Discussion Paper No. 10-36
Number of pages: 46 Posted: 23 Oct 2010 Last Revised: 22 Nov 2010
Accepted Paper Series
University of Arizona, University of Arizona - James E. Rogers College of Law and University of Arizona - James E. Rogers College of Law
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50.

The Governor-General’s Role in the Formation of Government in a Hung Parliament

Sydney Law School Research Paper No. 10/85
Number of pages: 26 Posted: 27 Aug 2010
Accepted Paper Series
The University of Sydney Law School
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