Paul A. Gowder

University of Iowa - College of Law

Associate Professor (starting Fall 2012)

Melrose and Byington

Iowa City, IA 52242

United States



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Scholarly Papers (2)


Micro-Symposium on Orin Kerr's 'A Theory of Law'

Green Bag 2d, Vol. 16, No. 2, 2013, pp. 213-226, Journal of Law: A Periodical Laboratory of Legal Scholarship, Vol. 2, No. 3, 2012, pp. 487-502, George Mason Law & Economics Research Paper No. 13-05, San Diego Legal Studies Paper No. 13-105
Number of pages: 31 Posted: 18 Jan 2013 Last Revised: 22 Sep 2013
Willamette University College of Law, Florida State University - College of Law, Yale University - Law School, Case Western Reserve University School of Law, Saint Louis University - School of Law, George Mason University - Antonin Scalia Law School, Faculty, University of Chicago - Law School, University of Iowa - College of Law, Washington University in St. Louis, Duke University, Pillsbury Winthrop Shaw Pittman LLP, Florida State University - College of Law, University of Southern California Gould School of Law, McGill University - Department of Political Science, Suffolk University Law School, University of San Diego School of Law, International Center for Law & Economics (ICLE), Marquette University - Law School, Independent, Notre Dame Law School, University of New Hampshire School of Law, Criminal Justice Legal Foundation, Berger & Montague, P .C. and Saint Louis University - School of Law
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apps, authority, Case Western Reserve, cheap talk, citation, dialectic, doctrinal, editing, empirics, equilibrium, falsity, Felix Frankfurter, Folk Theorem, footnotes, fraud, Harvard, Lexis, narcissism, peer review, practice, recursion, second-best, solipsism, truth, Westlaw


Transnational Litigation As A Prisoner’s Dilemma

N.C. L. Rev. 751 (2016), U Iowa Legal Studies Research Paper No. 14-19
Number of pages: 67 Posted: 29 Jul 2016
Maya Steinitz and Paul A. Gowder
University of Iowa - College of Law and University of Iowa - College of Law
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transnational litigation, Chevron, Ecuador, corruption, judgment enforcement, corporate social responsibility, Alien Tort Claims Act, ATCA, Kiobel, prisoner's dilemma