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1.

Safe Storage Gun Laws: Accidental Deaths, Suicides, and Crime

Yale Law School, Law & Economics Working Paper No. 237
Number of pages: 72 Posted: 22 May 2000
Working Paper Series
Crime Prevention Research Center and Crime Prevention Research Center

Multiple version iconThere are 2 versions of this paper

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2.

A Brief History of Information Privacy Law

PROSKAUER ON PRIVACY, PLI, 2016, GWU Law School Public Law Research Paper No. 215
Number of pages: 53 Posted: 10 Jul 2006 Last Revised: 09 Feb 2017
Accepted Paper Series
George Washington University Law School
Downloads 6,885
3.

The Cat in the Microwave? (Die Katze in der Mikrowelle?)

Recht der Internationalen Wirtschaft, Vol. 8, p. 598, 2003
Number of pages: 13 Posted: 03 Jan 2004
Accepted Paper Series
Independent and Catholic University of Leuven (KUL) - Interdisciplinary Center for Law and Information Technology (ICRI)
Downloads 5,262
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Cognition and Cost-Benefit Analysis

University of Chicago Law School, John M. Olin Law & Economics Working Paper No. 85
Number of pages: 57 Posted: 14 Oct 1999
Working Paper Series
Harvard Law School
Downloads 4,336
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The Rome II Regulation on the Law Applicable to Non-Contractual Obligations: The European Private International Law Tradition Continued - Introductory Observations, Scope, System, and General Rules

Nederlands Internationaal Privaatrecht (NIPR), No. 4, pp. 414-424, 2008
Number of pages: 19 Posted: 11 Dec 2008
Accepted Paper Series
Erasmus University Rotterdam (EUR), Erasmus School of Law
Downloads 3,463
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A Slaughterhouse Nightmare: Psychological Harm Suffered by Slaughterhouse Employees and the Possibility of Redress through Legal Reform

Georgetown Journal on Poverty Law & Policy, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 18 Posted: 24 Sep 2007
Accepted Paper Series
Georgetown University Law Center
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7.

Culture and Identity-Protective Cognition: Explaining the White Male Effect in Risk Perception

Journal of Empirical Legal Studies, Vol. 4, No. 3, pp. 465-505, November 2007, Yale Law School, Public Law Working Paper No. 152
Number of pages: 48 Posted: 28 Jun 2007 Last Revised: 16 Apr 2013
Accepted Paper Series
Yale University - Law School, George Washington University - Law School, Pennsylvania State University, Decision Research and Decision Research
Downloads 3,335
8.

The Future of Reputation: Gossip, Rumor, and Privacy on the Internet

THE FUTURE OF REPUTATION: GOSSIP, RUMOR, AND PRIVACY ON THE INTERNET, Daniel J. Solove, Yale University Press, October 2007
Number of pages: 17 Posted: 06 Oct 2007 Last Revised: 19 Jan 2017
Accepted Paper Series
George Washington University Law School
Downloads 3,223
9.

Economic Analysis of Law

Stanford Law and Economics Olin Working Paper No. 316, Harvard Law and Economics Discussion Paper No. 536
Number of pages: 42 Posted: 29 Nov 2005
Working Paper Series
Stanford Law School and Harvard Law School
Downloads 3,183
10.

Privacy's Other Path: Recovering the Law of Confidentiality

Georgetown Law Journal, Vol. 96, p. 123, 2007, GWU Law School Public Law Research Paper No. 249, Washington U. School of Law Working Paper No. 07-03-02
Number of pages: 60 Posted: 13 Mar 2007 Last Revised: 13 Mar 2013
Accepted Paper Series
Washington University in St. Louis - School of Law and George Washington University Law School
Downloads 3,174
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The Economics of Tort Law: A Precis

THE ELGAR COMPANION TO LAW AND ECONOMICS (2nd ed.), Edward Elgar Publishing, 2006, George Mason Law & Economics Research Paper No. 03-49
Number of pages: 27 Posted: 16 Oct 2003
Accepted Paper Series
Amsterdam Law School and University of Minnesota - Law School
Downloads 3,017
12.

Beyond the Precautionary Principle

U Chicago Law & Economics, Olin Working Paper No. 149; U of Chicago, Public Law Working Paper No. 38
Number of pages: 49 Posted: 02 May 2002
Working Paper Series
Harvard Law School
Downloads 3,007
13.

Universal Moral Grammar: Theory, Evidence, and the Future

Trends in Cognitive Sciences, April 2007, Georgetown Public Law Research Paper No. 954398
Number of pages: 10 Posted: 02 Jan 2007 Last Revised: 08 Aug 2017
Accepted Paper Series
Georgetown University Law Center
Downloads 2,988
14.

A Model Regime of Privacy Protection (Version 3.0)

GWU Law School Public Law Research Paper No. 132, University of Illinois Law Review, Vol. 2006, No. 2, 2006
Number of pages: 48 Posted: 07 Feb 2006 Last Revised: 02 Aug 2014
Accepted Paper Series
George Washington University Law School and University of California, Berkeley - School of Information
Downloads 2,968
15.

Event Studies and the Law - Part I: Technique and Corporate Litigation

Yale ICF Working Paper No. 00-31; Yale Law & Economics Research Paper No. 259
Number of pages: 35 Posted: 01 May 2001
Working Paper Series
University of Colorado at Boulder - Department of Finance and Yale Law School
Downloads 2,864
16.

Conceptualizing Privacy

California Law Review, Vol. 90, p. 1087, 2002
Number of pages: 70 Posted: 07 Jan 2005 Last Revised: 06 May 2008
Accepted Paper Series
George Washington University Law School
Downloads 2,831
17.

The Death of Causation: Mass Products Torts' Incomplete Incorporation of Social Welfare Principles

Wake Forest Law Review, Vol. 41, 2006, U of Maryland Legal Studies Research Paper No. 2006-11
Number of pages: 85 Posted: 25 Apr 2006
Accepted Paper Series
University of Maryland Francis King Carey School of Law
Downloads 2,682
18.

Rawls' Linguistic Analogy: A Study of the 'Generative Grammar' Model of Moral Theory Described by John Rawls in 'A Theory of Justice.' (Phd Dissertation, Cornell University, 2000)

Georgetown Public Law Research Paper No. 766464
Number of pages: 388 Posted: 28 Jul 2005 Last Revised: 04 May 2009
Working Paper Series
Georgetown University Law Center
Downloads 2,632
19.

Database of State Tort Law Reforms (5th)

U of Texas Law, Law and Econ Research Paper No. e555
Number of pages: 168 Posted: 17 May 2006 Last Revised: 21 May 2014
Working Paper Series
University of Texas at Austin - School of Law
Downloads 2,586
20.

Rome II and Tort Conflicts: A Missed Opportunity

American Journal of Comparative Law, Vol. 56, 2008
Number of pages: 46 Posted: 22 Nov 2007
Accepted Paper Series
Willamette University - College of Law
Downloads 2,458
21.

Freedom, Responsibility and Risk: Fundamental Principles Supporting Tort Reform

Indiana Law Review, Vol. 36, p. 645, 2003
Number of pages: 48 Posted: 19 Apr 2005
Accepted Paper Series
Pacific Legal Foundation
Downloads 2,334
22.

Libel in the Blogosphere: Some Preliminary Thoughts

Berkman Center for Internet & Society - Bloggership: How Blogs are Transforming Legal Scholarship Conference, 2006
Number of pages: 14 Posted: 20 Apr 2006
Working Paper Series
University of Tennessee College of Law
Downloads 2,310
23.

The Phenomenon of 'Workplace Bullying' and the Need for Status-Blind Hostile Work Environment Protection

Georgetown Law Journal, Vol. 88, p. 475, 2000, Suffolk University Law School Research Paper
Number of pages: 63 Posted: 19 Nov 2008
Accepted Paper Series
Suffolk University Law School
Downloads 2,259
24.

Tort Damages

TORT LAW AND ECONOMICS, ENCYCLOPEDIA OF LAW AND ECONOMICS,Vol. 1, Second Edition, M.G. Faure, ed., p. 153-200, Cheltenham, UK: Edward Elgar, 2009 , Rotterdam Institute of Law and Economics (RILE) Working Paper Series No. 2008/02
Number of pages: 48 Posted: 19 Mar 2008 Last Revised: 02 May 2013
Accepted Paper Series
Erasmus University Rotterdam (EUR) - Rotterdam Institute of Law and Economics
Downloads 2,250
25.

A Model Regime of Privacy Protection (Version 2.0)

GWU Law School Public Law Research Paper No. 132; GWU Legal Studies Research Paper No. 132
Number of pages: 36 Posted: 06 Apr 2005
Working Paper Series
George Washington University Law School and University of California, Berkeley - School of Information
Downloads 2,193
26.

A Social Networks Theory of Privacy

U Chicago Law & Economics, Olin Working Paper No. 230; U of Chicago, Public Law Working Paper No. 79
Number of pages: 75 Posted: 03 Dec 2004
Working Paper Series
University of Chicago Law School
Downloads 2,180
27.

A Comparison of the Cell Phone Driver and the Drunk Driver

AEI-Brookings Joint Center Working Paper No. 04-13
Number of pages: 19 Posted: 28 Jul 2004
Working Paper Series
University of Utah, University of Utah and University of Utah
Downloads 2,175
28.

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 2,121
29.

Stability, Not Crisis: Medical Malpractice Claim Outcomes in Texas, 1988-2002

as published in 2 Journal of Empirical Legal Studies, pp. 207-259 (2005), Columbia Law and Economics Working Paper No. 287, U Illinois Law & Economics Research Paper No. LE05-002, U of Texas law, Law and Econ Research Paper No. 030
Number of pages: 54 Posted: 25 Oct 2005 Last Revised: 28 Jan 2015
Accepted Paper Series
Northwestern University - Pritzker School of Law, University of Texas at Austin - School of Law, Georgetown University and University of Texas at Austin School of Law
Downloads 2,012
30.

Cyber Civil Rights

Boston University Law Review, Vol. 89, pp. 61-125, 2009, U of Maryland Legal Studies Research Paper No. 2008-41
Number of pages: 66 Posted: 22 Sep 2008 Last Revised: 27 Feb 2014
Accepted Paper Series
University of Maryland Francis King Carey School of Law
Downloads 1,993
31.

Information Privacy/Information Property

Stanford Law Review, Vol. 52, No. 5, May 2000
Number of pages: 31 Posted: 09 Apr 2000
Accepted Paper Series
University of Michigan Law School
Downloads 1,889
32.

Climate Change and International Human Rights Litigation: A Critical Appraisal

University of Chicago Law & Economics, Olin Working Paper No. 329, University of Chicago, Public Law Working Paper No. 148
Number of pages: 24 Posted: 28 Jan 2007
Working Paper Series
University of Chicago - Law School
Downloads 1,887
33.

Strict Liability in International Environmental Law

LAW OF THE SEA, ENVIRONMENTAL LAW AND SETTLEMENT OF DISPUTES: LIBER AMICORUM JUDGE THOMAS A. MENSAH, Tafsir Malick Ndiaye and Rüdiger Wolfrum, eds., Brill Academic Publishers, 2007, GWU Legal Studies Research Paper No. 345, GWU Law School Public Law Research Paper No. 345,
Number of pages: 22 Posted: 03 Sep 2007
Accepted Paper Series
Columbia University and George Washington University - Law School
Downloads 1,852
34.

Internet Law in a Nutshell

Michael L. Rustad, INTERNET LAW IN A NUTSHELL, 2009, Suffolk University Law School Research Paper No. 09-05
Number of pages: 53 Posted: 17 Jan 2009 Last Revised: 13 Aug 2014
Accepted Paper Series
Suffolk University Law School
Downloads 1,832
35.

The Role of Retributive Justice in the Common Law of Torts: A Descriptive Theory

Tennessee Law Review, Vol. 73, 2006
Number of pages: 106 Posted: 17 Nov 2005
Accepted Paper Series
University of Haifa - Faculty of Law
Downloads 1,795
36.

A Model Regime of Privacy Protection (Version 1.1)

GWU Law School Public Law Research Paper No. 132
Number of pages: 13 Posted: 11 Mar 2005
Working Paper Series
George Washington University Law School and University of California, Berkeley - School of Information
Downloads 1,789
37.

Unintended Consequences of Medical Malpractice Damages Caps

NYU Law Review, Vol. 80, pp. 391-512, May 2005
Number of pages: 122 Posted: 17 Feb 2005
Accepted Paper Series
New York University School of Law
Downloads 1,759
38.

The Daubert Trilogy in the States

George Mason Law & Economics Research Paper No. 04-06
Number of pages: 19 Posted: 24 Feb 2004
Accepted Paper Series
George Mason University - Antonin Scalia Law School, Faculty and Washburn University - School of Law
Downloads 1,723
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Web 2.0 and User-Generated Content: Legal Challenges in the New Frontier

Journal of Information, Law and Technology, Vol. 2, 2007
Number of pages: 22 Posted: 27 Oct 2008 Last Revised: 23 Dec 2013
Accepted Paper Series
Middlesex University and affiliation not provided to SSRN
Downloads 1,708
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Defamation Law's Chilling Effect: A Comparative Content Analysis of Australian and US Newspapers

Media and Arts Law Review, Vol. 9, No. 89, 2004, U of Melbourne Legal Studies Research Paper No. 94
Number of pages: 39 Posted: 05 Sep 2004
Accepted Paper Series
Murdoch University - School of Law and University of Melbourne Law School
Downloads 1,704
41.

Principles of Fairness versus Human Welfare: On the Evaluation of Legal Policy

Harvard Law School, Law-Econ Discussion Paper No. 277
Number of pages: 460 Posted: 23 May 2000
Working Paper Series
Harvard Law School and Harvard Law School
Downloads 1,704
42.

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 1,675
43.

Scope of Auditors' Liability, Audit Quality, and Capital Investment

Number of pages: 40 Posted: 03 Aug 2001
Working Paper Series
University of Hong Kong - School of Business, Faculty of Business and Economics and The University of Hong Kong - School of Economics and Finance

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44.

The Principles of Justice

Notre Dame Law Review, Vol. 75, P. 1859, August 2000
Number of pages: 27 Posted: 02 Dec 2000
Accepted Paper Series
Chicago-Kent College of Law - Illinois Institute of Technology
Downloads 1,663
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The Origins and Growth of Information Privacy Law

PLI/PAT, Vol. 748, p. 29, 2003
Number of pages: 53 Posted: 21 Oct 2003 Last Revised: 27 Feb 2014
Accepted Paper Series
George Washington University Law School
Downloads 1,631
46.

On the Theory Class's Theories of Asbestos Litigation: The Disconnect Between Scholarship and Reality

Pepperdine Law Review, Vol. 31, No. 33, 2004
Number of pages: 138 Posted: 01 Feb 2004
Accepted Paper Series
Yeshiva University - Benjamin N. Cardozo School of Law
Downloads 1,626
47.

The Trouble with Trespass

Journal of Small and Emerging Business Law, Vol. 4, 2000
Number of pages: 30 Posted: 20 Jun 2000 Last Revised: 10 Oct 2015
Accepted Paper Series
University of California, Irvine School of Law
Downloads 1,616
48.

Comparative Causation

American Law and Economics Review, Vol. 6, No. 2, Fall 2004, George Mason Law & Economics Research Paper No. 01-30
Number of pages: 27 Posted: 10 Dec 2001
Accepted Paper Series
University of Minnesota - Law School and George Washington University - Department of Economics
Downloads 1,611
49.

On the Distinction between Contract and Tort

Andrew Robertson and Michael Bryan, THE LAW OF OBLIGATIONS: CONNECTIONS AND BOUNDARIES, Cavendish Publishing, London, October 2003
Number of pages: 32 Posted: 31 Mar 2003
Accepted Paper Series
Melbourne Law School
Downloads 1,606
50.

The Legal Penalties for Financial Misrepresentation

Number of pages: 55 Posted: 29 Sep 2006
Working Paper Series
University of Washington - Michael G. Foster School of Business, University of Nevada, Las Vegas - Lee Business School and American University - Kogod School of Business
Downloads 1,568