D. James Greiner

Harvard University - Center on the Legal Profession

Assistant Professor

1585 Massachusetts Avenue

Wasserstein Hall, Suite 5018

Cambridge, MA 02138

United States

Harvard University - Edmond J. Safra Center for Ethics

124 Mount Auburn Street

Suite 520N

Cambridge, MA 02138

United States

SCHOLARLY PAPERS

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Scholarly Papers (14)

1.

Randomized Evaluation in Legal Assistance: What Difference Does Representation (Offer and Actual Use) Make?

Yale Law Journal, Vol. 121, 2011
Number of pages: 82 Posted: 14 Nov 2010 Last Revised: 06 Nov 2013
D. James Greiner and Cassandra Wolos Pattanayak
Harvard University - Center on the Legal Profession and Harvard University - Department of Statistics
Downloads 1,496 (7,587)
Citation 1

Abstract:

Legal Representation, Legal Aid, Legal Services, Litigation, Lawyer Effects, Randomized Control Trial, Selection Effects

2.

The Limits of Unbundled Legal Assistance: A Randomized Study in a Massachusetts District Court and Prospects for the Future

Harvard Law Review, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 73 Posted: 24 Oct 2011 Last Revised: 06 Nov 2013
Harvard University - Center on the Legal Profession, Harvard University - Department of Statistics and Harvard University - Department of Statistics
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Citation 2

Abstract:

randomized control trial, limited legal assistance, unbundled legal assistance, summary eviction, housing, civil Gideon, effect of representation

3.

Can Voter ID Laws Be Administered in a Race-Neutral Manner? Evidence from the City of Boston in 2008

Quarterly Journal of Political Science, Vol. 7, No 1, pp 1-33
Number of pages: 34 Posted: 14 Jun 2010 Last Revised: 10 Dec 2014
Rachael V. Cobb, D. James Greiner and Kevin M. Quinn
Suffolk University - Department of Government, Harvard University - Center on the Legal Profession and UC Berkeley School of Law
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Citation 1

Abstract:

Voter ID, exit poll, multiple imputation, Bayesian hierarchical modeling, voting rights law

Randomized Control Trials in the United States Legal Profession

Harvard Public Law Working Paper No. 16-06
Number of pages: 17 Posted: 03 Feb 2016 Last Revised: 16 Mar 2016
D. James Greiner and Andrea Matthews
Harvard University - Center on the Legal Profession and Harvard Law School
Downloads 266 (89,330)

Abstract:

empirical legal studies, randomized control trials, law

Randomized Control Trials in the United States Legal Profession

Annual Review of Law and Social Science, Vol. 12, pp. 295-312, 2016
Posted: 18 Nov 2016
D. James Greiner and Andrea Matthews
Harvard University - Center on the Legal Profession and Harvard Law School

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Improving the Lives of Individuals in Financial Distress Using a Randomized Control Trial: A Research and Clinical Approach

Georgetown Journal on Poverty Law & Policy, Vol. 20, N. 3 (Spring 2013)
Number of pages: 29 Posted: 08 Feb 2013 Last Revised: 06 Nov 2013
University of Connecticut School of Law, Harvard University - Center on the Legal Profession, University of Maine School of Law and American Bar Foundation
Downloads 240 (76,015)

Abstract:

randomized control trial, RCT, debt collection, debt buyers, consumer law, bankruptcy, financial counseling, credit counseling, financial education, pro se, self-represented litigants, pro se materials, access to justice, empirical research, empirical methodology, clinical instruction

6.

Self-Help, Reimagined

Indiana Law Journal, Vol. 92, No. 1, 2016
Number of pages: 53 Posted: 21 Jul 2015 Last Revised: 16 Jul 2016
D. James Greiner, Dalié Jiménez and Lois R. Lupica
Harvard University - Center on the Legal Profession, University of Connecticut School of Law and University of Maine School of Law
Downloads 130 (66,366)

Abstract:

access to justice, low income, pro se, self-help, financial distress, debt collection, adult education

7.

The Evolution of Unbundling in Litigation Matters: Three Case Studies and a Literature Review

Denver University Law Review, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 27 Posted: 11 Apr 2012 Last Revised: 06 Nov 2013
D. James Greiner and Molly M. Jennings
Harvard University - Center on the Legal Profession and Harvard University
Downloads 121 (155,223)

Abstract:

unbundled represenation, limited assistance representation

8.

Ecological Inference in Voting Rights Act Disputes: Where are We Now, and Where Do We Want to Be?

Jurimetrics, Vol. 47, 2007
Number of pages: 53 Posted: 17 Oct 2011
D. James Greiner
Harvard University - Center on the Legal Profession
Downloads 78 (211,676)

Abstract:

voting rights act, ecological inference, ecological regression, homogeneous precincts analysis, racial bloc voting

Exit Polling and Racial Bloc Voting: Combining Individual-Level and R x C Ecological Data

Harvard Public Law Working Paper No. 09-40, CELS 2009 4th Annual Conference on Empirical Legal Studies Paper
Number of pages: 33 Posted: 05 Jul 2009 Last Revised: 06 Nov 2013
D. James Greiner and Kevin M. Quinn
Harvard University - Center on the Legal Profession and UC Berkeley School of Law
Downloads 59 (292,493)
Citation 2

Abstract:

racial bloc voting, ecological inference, Bayesian inference

Exit Polling and Racial Bloc Voting: Combining Individual-Level and R X C Ecological Data

Annals of Applied Statistics, Vol. 4, No. 4, pp. 1774-1796
Number of pages: 23 Posted: 17 Oct 2011
D. James Greiner and Kevin M. Quinn
Harvard University - Center on the Legal Profession and UC Berkeley School of Law
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Citation 2

Abstract:

racial bloc voting, voting rights act, R x C, ecological inference, exit poll

10.

Causal Inference in Civil Rights Litigation

Harvard Law Review, Vol. 122, No. 2, p. 533, 2008
Number of pages: 66 Posted: 17 Oct 2011
D. James Greiner
Harvard University - Center on the Legal Profession
Downloads 38 (317,745)
Citation 5

Abstract:

civil rights litigation, potential outcomes framework, employment discrimination, death penalty, redistricting

11.

The Quantitative Empirics of Redistricting Litigation: Knowledge, Threats to Knowledge, and the Need for Less Districting

Yale Law & Policy Review, Vol. 29, p. 527
Number of pages: 16 Posted: 17 Oct 2011
D. James Greiner
Harvard University - Center on the Legal Profession
Downloads 28 (373,747)

Abstract:

redistricting, quantitative methods, litigation

12.

R x C Ecological Inference: Bounds, Correlations, Flexibility and Transparency of Assumptions

Journal of the Royal Statistical Society, Vol. 172, No. 1, pp. 67-81
Number of pages: 15 Posted: 17 Oct 2011
D. James Greiner and Kevin M. Quinn
Harvard University - Center on the Legal Profession and UC Berkeley School of Law
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Citation 1

Abstract:

ecological inference, R x C, voting rights act, racial bloc voting

13.

What We Know and Need to Know About Outreach and Intake by Legal Services Providers

South Carolina Law Review, Vol. 67, 2016, HLS Center on the Legal Profession Research Paper No. 2016-3
Number of pages: 8 Posted: 19 May 2016 Last Revised: 12 Jul 2016
D. James Greiner
Harvard University - Center on the Legal Profession
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Abstract:

outreach, intake, legal services providers

14.

The Problem of Default, Part I

Number of pages: 44 Posted: 24 Jun 2015
D. James Greiner and Andrea Matthews
Harvard University - Center on the Legal Profession and Harvard Law School
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Abstract:

Default, access to justice, randomized experiment, adult education

Other Papers (1)

Total Downloads: 567    Citations: 0
1.

How Effective Are Limited Legal Assistance Programs? A Randomized Experiment in a Massachusetts Housing Court

Number of pages: 50 Posted: 08 Jul 2011 Last Revised: 03 Sep 2012
Harvard University - Center on the Legal Profession, Harvard University - Department of Statistics and Harvard University - Department of Statistics
Downloads 474 (76,456)

Abstract:

legal aid, limited legal assistance, randomized experiment, housing, summary eviction