Zachary D. Liscow

Yale University - Law School

Associate Professor

127 Wall St.

New Haven, CT 06511

United States

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Scholarly Papers (14)

1.

Does State Fiscal Relief During Recessions Increase Employment? Evidence from the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act

Chodorow-Reich, Gabriel, Laura Feiveson, Zachary Liscow, and William Gui Woolston. 2012. "Does State Fiscal Relief during Recessions Increase Employment? Evidence from the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act." American Economic Journal: Economic Policy, 4(3): 118-45
Number of pages: 29 Posted: 20 Nov 2011 Last Revised: 18 Sep 2014
Harvard University Department of Economics, Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT), Yale University - Law School and Stanford University - Department of Economics
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state fiscal relief, employment outcomes, American Recovery and Reinvestment Act

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Reducing Inequality on the Cheap: When Legal Rule Design Should Incorporate Equity as Well as Efficiency

Yale Law Journal, Vol. 123, No. 7, 2014
Number of pages: 33 Posted: 19 May 2014
Zachary D. Liscow
Yale University - Law School
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Why Fight Secession? Evidence of Economic Motivations from the American Civil War

Public Choice, Vol. 153, No. 1-2, 2012
Number of pages: 18 Posted: 22 May 2013
Zachary D. Liscow
Yale University - Law School
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Voting, War, Secession, American Civil War

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Do Property Rights Promote Investment but Cause Deforestation? Quasi-Experimental Evidence from Nicaragua

Journal of Environmental Economics and Management, Vol. 65, No. 2, 2013
Number of pages: 21 Posted: 23 Jul 2013 Last Revised: 23 Sep 2014
Zachary D. Liscow
Yale University - Law School
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property rights, deforestation, investment

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The Efficiency of Equity in Local Government Finance

New York University Law Review, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 59 Posted: 18 Jan 2015 Last Revised: 03 Apr 2017
Zachary D. Liscow
Yale University - Law School
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fiscal federalism, tax law, local government law, school finance litigation

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Counter-Cyclical Bankruptcy Law: An Efficiency Argument for Employment-Preserving Bankruptcy Rules

Columbia Law Review, Vol. 116, 2016
Number of pages: 42 Posted: 25 Nov 2014 Last Revised: 06 Nov 2016
Zachary D. Liscow
Yale University - Law School
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bankruptcy, law and economics

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Endogeneity in the Environmental Kuznets Curve: An Instrumental Variables Approach

American Journal of Agricultural Economics, 95: 268-274, 2013
Number of pages: 7 Posted: 23 Sep 2014 Last Revised: 18 Oct 2014
C.-Y. Cynthia Lin Lawell and Zachary D. Liscow
University of California at Davis and Yale University - Law School
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Brief of Amici Curiae Tax Law Professors and Economists in Support of Petitioner in South Dakota v. Wayfair

Number of pages: 30 Posted: 06 Nov 2017
University of Chicago Law School, University of Michigan Law School, Stanford Law School, University of San Diego School of Law, New York University School of Law, Georgetown University Law Center, Loyola University Chicago School of Law, Brigham Young University - J. Reuben Clark Law School, Indiana University Maurer School of Law, Ohio State University (OSU) - Michael E. Moritz College of Law, Stanford Law School, Elon University School of Law, Valparaiso University Law School, University of Richmond - School of Law, University of Texas at Austin - School of Law, University of Illinois College of Law, University of Pennsylvania Law School, Yale University - Law School, Yale Law School, University of Virginia School of Law, Louis D. Brandeis School of Law, Southern Methodist University - Dedman School of Law, University of Texas at Austin - School of Law, University of Connecticut - School of Law, Boston College - Law School, University of Chicago Law School, University of Richmond School of Law, Arizona State University (ASU) - Sandra Day O'Connor College of Law, New York University School of Law, Rutgers University, University of Colorado Law School, University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) - School of Law, University of Arizona - James E. Rogers College of Law, University of Nebraska College of Law, University of California Hastings College of the Law, Yeshiva University - Benjamin N. Cardozo School of Law and University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) - School of Law
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amicus brief, Supreme Court, stare decisis, dormant Commerce Clause, Quill v. North Dakota, South Dakota v. Wayfair

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Is Efficiency Biased?

Yale Law & Economics Research Paper No. 581
Number of pages: 44 Posted: 16 Aug 2017 Last Revised: 06 Sep 2017
Zachary D. Liscow
Yale University - Law School
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law and economics, efficiency, inequality, tax policy, political economy

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How Income Taxes Should Change During Recessions

Tax Law Review, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 39 Posted: 18 Jul 2017
Zachary D. Liscow and William A Woolston
Yale University - Law School and Stanford University - Department of Economics
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tax policy, income taxation, tax law

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Are Court Orders Sticky? Evidence from School Finance Litigation

Journal of Empirical Legal Studies (Forthcoming), Yale Law & Economics Research Paper No. 574
Number of pages: 92 Posted: 18 Apr 2017 Last Revised: 28 May 2017
Zachary D. Liscow
Yale University - Law School
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school finance, state supreme courts, law and economics, welfare analysis

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Innovation Snowballing and Climate Law

Washington University Law Review, Vol. 95, No. 385, 2017
Number of pages: 78 Posted: 06 Mar 2017 Last Revised: 17 Nov 2017
Zachary D. Liscow and Quentin C Karpilow
Yale University - Law School and Yale University, Law School, Students
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Environmental Law, Tax Policy, Innovation, Law and Economics, Intellectual Property

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Ninth Circuit Amicus Brief of 19 Tax Law and Administrative Law Professors, Altera v. Commissioner, Nos. 16-70496, 16-70497

USC Law Legal Studies Paper No. 16-5, USC CLASS Research Paper No. CLASS16-23
Number of pages: 41 Posted: 07 Jul 2016 Last Revised: 05 Aug 2016
Yale University - Law School, University of Michigan Law School, New York University School of Law, New York University School of Law, New York University Law School, University of San Diego School of Law, Ohio State University (OSU) - Michael E. Moritz College of Law, New York University School of Law, New York University (NYU), New York University School of Law, USC Gould School of Law, University of Pennsylvania Law School, Brooklyn Law School, Yale University - Law School, New York University School of Law, New York University School of Law, Georgetown University Law Center, New York University School of Law and University of Virginia School of Law
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Beyond Head of Household: Rethinking the Taxation of Single Parents

Tax Law Review, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 67 Posted: 23 Feb 2016 Last Revised: 20 May 2017
Jacob Goldin and Zachary D. Liscow
Stanford Law School and Yale University - Law School
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Head of Household, Federal Income Tax, Taxation of the Family, Tax Reform