Thomas A. Smith

University of San Diego School of Law

Professor

5998 Alcala Park

San Diego, CA 92110-2492

United States

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1.

The Web of Law

San Diego Legal Studies Research Paper No. 06-11
Number of pages: 39 Posted: 05 Jan 2005
Thomas A. Smith
University of San Diego School of Law
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Citation 9

Abstract:

scale-free, network, citations, topology, precedent, authority

The Efficient Norm for Corporate Law: A Neotraditional Interpretation of Fiduciary Duty

Number of pages: 55 Posted: 06 Mar 2000
Thomas A. Smith
University of San Diego School of Law
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The Efficient Norm for Corporate Law: A Neotraditional Interpretation of Fiduciary Duty

Michigan Law Review, Vol. 98, No. 1, October 1999
Posted: 23 Nov 1999
Thomas A. Smith
University of San Diego School of Law

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Determinants of Cohesion in the Supreme Court's Network of Precedents

San Diego Legal Studies Paper No. 07-67, U of Texas Law, Law and Econ Research Paper No. 90, 2nd Annual Conference on Empirical Legal Studies Paper
Number of pages: 20 Posted: 14 Aug 2006
Frank B. Cross, Thomas A. Smith and Antonio Tomarchio
University of Texas at Austin - Department of Information, Risk and Operations Management, University of San Diego School of Law and Polytechnic University of Milan
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Citation 1

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precedent, network analysis

4.

Equality, Evolution and Partnership Law

U San Diego Law & Econ Research Paper No. 11; U San Diego Public Law Research Paper No. 20
Number of pages: 51 Posted: 08 Mar 2001
Thomas A. Smith
University of San Diego School of Law
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The Reagan Revolution in the Network of Law

Number of pages: 29 Posted: 17 Jun 2006
Frank B. Cross and Thomas A. Smith
University of Texas at Austin - Department of Information, Risk and Operations Management and University of San Diego School of Law
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The Veto Power: How Free is the President's Hand?

The American Enterprise, Vol. 2, No. 2, pp. 58-64, March/April 1991
Number of pages: 6 Posted: 23 Mar 2007 Last Revised: 02 Nov 2009
J. Gregory Sidak and Thomas A. Smith
Criterion Economics, L.L.C. and University of San Diego School of Law
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Abstract:

Veto, Line-item veto, Presidential Powers

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Tools, Oracles, Genies and Sovereigns: Artificial Intelligence and the Future of Government

Number of pages: 48 Posted: 31 Jul 2015 Last Revised: 24 Oct 2016
Thomas A. Smith
University of San Diego School of Law
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artificial intelligence, agency costs, algorithm, neural network

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Four Faces of the Item Veto: A Reply to Tribe and Kurland

Northwestern University Law Review, Vol. 84, No. 2, pp. 437-479, Winter 1990
Number of pages: 43 Posted: 23 Mar 2007
J. Gregory Sidak and Thomas A. Smith
Criterion Economics, L.L.C. and University of San Diego School of Law
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Why Did President Bush Repudiate the Inherent Line-Item Veto?

Journal of Law & Politics, Vol. 9, No. 1, pp. 39-59, Fall 1992
Number of pages: 22 Posted: 23 Feb 2007 Last Revised: 02 Nov 2009
J. Gregory Sidak and Thomas A. Smith
Criterion Economics, L.L.C. and University of San Diego School of Law
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Citation 1

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