Miriam Seifter

University of Wisconsin Law School

975 Bascom Mall

Madison, WI 53706

United States

SCHOLARLY PAPERS

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Scholarly Papers (23)

1.

Countermajoritarian Legislatures

Univ. of Wisconsin Legal Studies Research Paper No. 1674, 121 Columbia Law Review 1733 (2021)
Number of pages: 69 Posted: 10 Feb 2021 Last Revised: 12 Apr 2023
Miriam Seifter
University of Wisconsin Law School
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state constitutional law, separation of powers, democracy, majority rule

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The Democracy Principle in State Constitutions

Michigan Law Review (2021), Columbia Public Law Research Paper No. 14-665
Number of pages: 75 Posted: 23 Jul 2020 Last Revised: 08 Apr 2021
Jessica Bulman-Pozen and Miriam Seifter
Columbia University - Law School and University of Wisconsin Law School
Downloads 590 (88,186)

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constitutional law, democracy, federalism, states, gerrymandering, popular sovereignty, majority rule, political equality

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State Constitutional Rights and Democratic Proportionality

Columbia Law Review, Vol. 123, 2023, Columbia Public Law Research Paper No. 4430913, Univ. of Wisconsin Legal Studies Research Paper No. 1784
Number of pages: 74 Posted: 01 May 2023 Last Revised: 30 Nov 2023
Jessica Bulman-Pozen and Miriam Seifter
Columbia University - Law School and University of Wisconsin Law School
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state constitutions, constitutional law, constitutional rights, state courts, proportionality, democracy, abortion, voting, positive rights, countermajoritarian difficulty

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Countering the New Election Subversion: The Democracy Principle and the Role of State Courts

2022 Wisconsin Law Review 1337 (2022) , Univ. of Wisconsin Legal Studies Research Paper No. 1753
Number of pages: 31 Posted: 01 Aug 2022 Last Revised: 12 Apr 2023
Jessica Bulman-Pozen and Miriam Seifter
Columbia University - Law School and University of Wisconsin Law School
Downloads 517 (104,009)
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democracy, state constitutions, elections

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State Institutions and Democratic Opportunity

72 Duke Law Journal 275 (2022) , Univ. of Wisconsin Legal Studies Research Paper No. 1739
Number of pages: 79 Posted: 25 Feb 2022 Last Revised: 12 Apr 2023
Miriam Seifter
University of Wisconsin Law School
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democracy, state and local government, state constitutions

6.

Gubernatorial Administration

131 Harvard Law Review 483 (2017), Univ. of Wisconsin Legal Studies Research Paper No. 1403
Number of pages: 61 Posted: 04 Mar 2017 Last Revised: 21 Dec 2017
Miriam Seifter
University of Wisconsin Law School
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administrative law, executive power, federalism, separation of powers, state and local government law, governors

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Further from the People? The Puzzle of State Administration

93 N.Y.U. L. Rev. 107 (2018), Univ. of Wisconsin Legal Studies Research Paper No. 1421
Number of pages: 69 Posted: 10 Aug 2017 Last Revised: 04 May 2018
Miriam Seifter
University of Wisconsin Law School
Downloads 373 (152,223)
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administrative law, federalism, separation of powers, state and local government law

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Understanding State Agency Independence

117 Mich. L. Rev. 1537 (2019) , Univ. of Wisconsin Legal Studies Research Paper No. 1450
Number of pages: 57 Posted: 27 Aug 2018 Last Revised: 15 Jun 2019
Miriam Seifter
University of Wisconsin Law School
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administrative law, state & local government law, executive power, separation of powers, agency independence

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States as Interest Groups in the Administrative Process

100 Virginia Law Review 953 (September 2014), Univ. of Wisconsin Legal Studies Research Paper No. 1306
Number of pages: 75 Posted: 15 Mar 2014 Last Revised: 12 Apr 2023
Miriam Seifter
University of Wisconsin Law School
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administrative law, federalism, administrative federalism, interest groups, expertise, accountability, autonomy

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Second-Order Participation in Administrative Law

63 UCLA Law Review 1300 (2016), Univ. of Wisconsin Legal Studies Research Paper No. 1364
Number of pages: 66 Posted: 20 Sep 2015 Last Revised: 29 Jul 2016
Miriam Seifter
University of Wisconsin Law School
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administrative law, participation, interest groups

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The Right To Amend State Constitutions

Yale Law Journal Forum, Forthcoming , Univ. of Wisconsin Legal Studies Research Paper No. 1783, Columbia Public Law Research Paper No. 4555738
Number of pages: 37 Posted: 14 Sep 2023 Last Revised: 30 Nov 2023
Jessica Bulman-Pozen and Miriam Seifter
Columbia University - Law School and University of Wisconsin Law School
Downloads 256 (226,055)

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State constitutions, amendment, constitutional law, proportionality, direct democracy, initiative

12.

States, Agencies, and Legitimacy

62 Vanderbilt Law Review 441 (2014), Univ. of Wisconsin Legal Studies Research Paper No. 1323
Number of pages: 63 Posted: 14 Mar 2014 Last Revised: 01 Oct 2014
Miriam Seifter
University of Wisconsin Law School
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administrative law, federalism, states, administrative federalism, legitimacy, presidentialism, expertise

13.

Judging Power Plays in the American States

Texas Law Review, Vol. 97, 2019, Univ. of Wisconsin Legal Studies Research Paper No. 1480
Number of pages: 30 Posted: 12 Jul 2019 Last Revised: 12 Apr 2023
Miriam Seifter
University of Wisconsin Law School
Downloads 157 (353,697)
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constitutional law, state constitutional law, power play litigation, state governance

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Saving Democracy, State by State?

Univ. of Wisconsin Legal Studies Research Paper No. 1764, 110 Cal. L.R. 2069 (2022)
Number of pages: 18 Posted: 24 Jan 2023
Miriam Seifter
University of Wisconsin Law School
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State Governments, Democracy, Decline, US government, Reform, Steve Levitsky, Democratic Opportunity, State Constitutional Law

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Complementary Separations of Power

91 N.Y.U. L. Rev. Online 186 (2016), Univ. of Wisconsin Legal Studies Research Paper No. 1399
Number of pages: 15 Posted: 09 Dec 2016
Miriam Seifter
University of Wisconsin Law School
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administrative law, constitutional law, oversight, civil service, separation of powers, Congress

16.

Gubernatorial Administration: Appendices

Univ. of Wisconsin Legal Studies Research Paper No. 1407
Number of pages: 24 Posted: 17 Mar 2017 Last Revised: 16 May 2024
Miriam Seifter
University of Wisconsin Law School
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administrative law, executive power, federalism, separation of powers, state and local government law, governors

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Standing for Elections in State Courts

Univ. of Wisconsin Legal Studies Research Paper No. 1802, University of Illinois Law Review (Forthcoming 2024)
Number of pages: 37 Posted: 25 Apr 2024
Miriam Seifter and Adam B. Sopko
University of Wisconsin Law School and State Democracy Research Initiative
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Election Law, State Courts, Standing, Article III, Anti-Democratic Litigation, Voting

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Understanding State Agency Independence: Appendices

Univ. of Wisconsin Legal Studies Research Paper No. 1469
Number of pages: 133 Posted: 10 Apr 2019 Last Revised: 12 Apr 2023
Miriam Seifter
University of Wisconsin Law School
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administrative law, state & local government law, executive power, separation of powers, agency independence

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Federalism at Step Zero

83 Fordham Law Review 633 (2014), Univ. of Wisconsin Legal Studies Research Paper No. 1331
Number of pages: 23 Posted: 06 Nov 2014
Miriam Seifter
University of Wisconsin Law School
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administrative law, federalism, deference, Step Zero, Chevron, Mead, City of Arlington, Skidmore

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Unpacking State Legislative Vetoes

Univ. of Wisconsin Legal Studies Research Paper No. 1788, C. Boyden Gray Center for the Study of the Administrative State Research Paper No. 23-33
Number of pages: 51 Posted: 01 Nov 2023 Last Revised: 04 Jun 2024
Derek Clinger and Miriam Seifter
University of Wisconsin Law School and University of Wisconsin Law School
Downloads 90 (533,673)

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State Government, Legislative Veto, Constitutional Law, 50 state survey, oversight, governance, administrative rulemaking

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Extra-Judicial Capacity

2020 Wisconsin Law Review 385 (2020), Univ. of Wisconsin Legal Studies Research Paper No. 1771
Number of pages: 10 Posted: 23 Nov 2020 Last Revised: 12 Apr 2023
Miriam Seifter
University of Wisconsin Law School
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Countermajoritarian Legislatures: Appendix

Univ. of Wisconsin Legal Studies Research Paper No. 1721
Number of pages: 11 Posted: 03 Oct 2021
Miriam Seifter
University of Wisconsin Law School
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state constitutional law, separation of powers, democracy, majority rule

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Rent-a-Regulator: Design and Innovation in Privatized Governmental Decisionmaking

Ecology Law Journal, Vol. 33, p. 1091, (2006), Univ. of Wisconsin Legal Studies Research Paper No. 1378
Number of pages: 59 Posted: 27 Apr 2016
Miriam Seifter
University of Wisconsin Law School
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privitization, regulation, decision making, government functions, regulation models