Sonja B. Starr

University of Michigan Law School

Assistant Professor

625 South State St

Ann Arbor, MI 48109

United States

SCHOLARLY PAPERS

10

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Scholarly Papers (10)

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
Sonja B. Starr
University of Michigan Law School
Downloads 5,063 (282)

Abstract:

gender disparity, federal criminal cases, conviction rates, incarceration rates, sentencing, discretionary processes

2.

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
M. Marit Rehavi and Sonja B. Starr
University of British Columbia and University of Michigan Law School
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3.

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
Sonja B. Starr
University of Michigan Law School
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4.

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
Amanda Y. Agan and Sonja B. Starr
Princeton University - Department of Economics and University of Michigan Law School
Downloads 1,955 (5,316)

Abstract:

Ban the Box, statistical discrimination, racial discrimination, employment discrimination, criminal records

5.

Extraordinary Crimes at Ordinary Times: International Justice Beyond Crisis Situations

Northwestern University Law Review, Vol. 101, 2007, Harvard Public Law Working Paper No. 133
Number of pages: 64 Posted: 04 Oct 2006
Sonja B. Starr
University of Michigan Law School
Downloads 468 (40,692)
Citation 3

Abstract:

International criminal law, international tribunals, corruption

6.

Improving Criminal Jury Decision Making After the Blakely Revolution

University of Illinois Law Review, p. 301, 2006, Michigan Law and Economic Research Paper No. 05-004
Number of pages: 56 Posted: 08 Mar 2005
J.J. Prescott and Sonja B. Starr
University of Michigan Law School and University of Michigan Law School
Downloads 359 (60,130)
Citation 4

Abstract:

criminal law, criminal procedure, litigation, evidence, sentencing, Apprendi, Blakely, Booker, fact-finding, juries, law and economics, law and psychology, group behavior

7.

Sentence Reduction as a Remedy for Prosecutorial Misconduct

U of Maryland Legal Studies Research Paper No. 2008-31
Number of pages: 61 Posted: 05 Sep 2008
Sonja B. Starr
University of Michigan Law School
Downloads 299 (67,519)
Citation 3

Abstract:

prosecutorial misconduct, sentence reduction, remedial deterrence, harmless error, Batson, speedy trial, criminal procedure remedies, prosecutorial incentives, expressive remedies, deterrent remedies, corrective justice

8.

Racial Disparity in the Criminal Justice Process: Prosecutors, Judges, and the Effects of United States v. Booker

U of Michigan Law & Econ Research Paper No. 12-021
Number of pages: 59 Posted: 04 Nov 2012 Last Revised: 11 Nov 2012
Sonja B. Starr and M. Marit Rehavi
University of Michigan Law School and University of British Columbia
Downloads 248 (86,349)

Abstract:

sentencing. racial disparity, mandatory minimums, United States v. Booker

9.

Rethinking 'Effective Remedies': Remedial Deterrence in International Courts

New York University Law Review, Vol. 83, pp. 693-768, 2008 , U of Maryland Legal Studies Research Paper No. 2008-33
Number of pages: 77 Posted: 22 Sep 2008
Sonja B. Starr
University of Michigan Law School
Downloads 194 (106,098)
Citation 1

Abstract:

human rights, international law, remedies

10.

Explaining Race Gaps in Policing: Normative and Empirical Challenges

U of Michigan Law & Econ Research Paper No. 15-003
Number of pages: 60 Posted: 15 Jan 2015 Last Revised: 28 Mar 2015
Sonja B. Starr
University of Michigan Law School
Downloads 164 (86,349)

Abstract:

police, race, disparity, racial profiling, empirical, discrimination, auditing, testers