Richard Schragger

University of Virginia School of Law

Perre Bowen Professor of Law, Barron F. Black Research Professor of Law

580 Massie Road

Charlottesville, VA 22903

United States

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Scholarly Papers (28)

1.

Against Religious Institutionalism

Virginia Law Review, Vol. 99, No. 5, 2013, Virginia Public Law and Legal Theory Research Paper No. 2012-62
Number of pages: 69 Posted: 26 Sep 2012 Last Revised: 26 Aug 2013
Richard Schragger and Micah Schwartzman
University of Virginia School of Law and University of Virginia School of Law
Downloads 423 (47,978)

Abstract:

church and state, free exercise clause, freedom of the church, religion, ministerial exception

2.

Rethinking the Theory and Practice of Local Economic Development

University of Chicago Law Review, 2009, Virginia Public Law and Legal Theory Research Paper No. 2009-09
Number of pages: 26 Posted: 10 Sep 2009 Last Revised: 18 Apr 2010
Richard Schragger
University of Virginia School of Law
Downloads 335 (65,376)

Abstract:

cities, economic development, local government, location subsidies, new economic geography

3.

The Anti-Chain Store Movement, Localist Ideology, and the Remnants of the Progressive Constitution, 1920-1940

Iowa Law Review, Vol. 90, p. 1011, 2005
Number of pages: 84 Posted: 29 Jun 2005
Richard Schragger
University of Virginia School of Law
Downloads 304 (63,168)
Citation 7

Abstract:

chain stores, Brandeis, anti-trust, Lochner, Progressivism, Constitution, legal history, Great Depression, localism, Wal-Mart, anti-chain store movement, New Deal, monopoly, Curse of Bigness, consumers, producers

4.

Some Realism about Corporate Rights

Virginia Public Law and Legal Theory Research Paper No. 2013-43
Number of pages: 27 Posted: 27 Nov 2013 Last Revised: 28 Jul 2016
Richard Schragger and Micah Schwartzman
University of Virginia School of Law and University of Virginia School of Law
Downloads 275 (72,093)

Abstract:

religious liberty, contraception mandate, corporations, churches, group rights, corporate personality, free exercise, legal realism, H.L.A. Hart, John Dewey

5.

Democracy and Debt

Yale Law Journal, Vol. 121, p. 860, 2012, Virginia Public Law and Legal Theory Research Paper No. 2012-01
Number of pages: 28 Posted: 14 Oct 2011 Last Revised: 19 Mar 2012
Richard Schragger
University of Virginia School of Law
Downloads 249 (89,843)
Citation 1

Abstract:

state bankruptcy, bailouts, budget crises, fiscal constitution, debt crises, sovereign debt, municipal debt, state debt

6.

Mobile Capital, Local Economic Regulation, and the Democratic City

Harvard Law Review, Forthcoming, Virginia Public Law and Legal Theory Research Paper No. 2009-03
Number of pages: 66 Posted: 17 Sep 2009
Richard Schragger
University of Virginia School of Law
Downloads 244 (82,519)
Citation 1

Abstract:

local government, minimum wage, living wage, anti-chain store, city, mobile capital, globalization, Wal Mart, community benefit agreements

7.

Cities, Economic Development, and the Free Trade Constitution

Virginia Law Review, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 60 Posted: 20 Nov 2007 Last Revised: 16 Jun 2010
Richard Schragger
University of Virginia School of Law
Downloads 187 (129,031)
Citation 3

Abstract:

Cities, local government, land use, property, dormant commerce clause, common market, takings clause, constitutional law

8.

The Role of the Local in the Doctrine and Discourse of Religious Liberty

UVA School of Law, Public Law Working Paper No. 03-18
Number of pages: 102 Posted: 09 Dec 2003
Richard Schragger
University of Virginia School of Law
Downloads 171 (134,590)
Citation 3

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9.

The Limits of Localism

Georgetown Public Law Research Paper No. 298003
Number of pages: 108 Posted: 26 Jan 2002
Richard Schragger
University of Virginia School of Law
Downloads 171 (136,649)
Citation 7

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10.

The Relative Irrelevance of the Establishment Clause

Texas Law Review, Vol. 89, p. 583, 2011, Virginia Public Law and Legal Theory Research Paper No. 2011-15
Number of pages: 70 Posted: 22 Feb 2011 Last Revised: 25 Mar 2011
Richard Schragger
University of Virginia School of Law
Downloads 162 (140,154)

Abstract:

First Amendment, church-state, Establishment Clause, religion

11.

Decentralization and Development

Virginia Law Review, Forthcoming, Virginia Public Law and Legal Theory Research Paper No. 2010-31, Virginia Law and Economics Research Paper No. 2010-13
Number of pages: 71 Posted: 23 Oct 2010
Richard Schragger
University of Virginia School of Law
Downloads 161 (126,559)

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12.

Can Strong Mayors Empower Weak Cities? On the Power of Local Executives in a Federal System

Yale Law Journal, Vol. 116, 2006
Number of pages: 39 Posted: 02 Jun 2006
Richard Schragger
University of Virginia School of Law
Downloads 160 (113,533)
Citation 5

Abstract:

cities, mayors, federalism, executive, municipal, strong mayor, mayor-council, council-manager, local government

13.

Lost in Translation: A Dilemma for Freedom of the Church

Virginia Public Law and Legal Theory Research Paper No. 2013-04, Journal of Contemporary Legal issues, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 16 Posted: 19 Apr 2013
Richard Schragger and Micah Schwartzman
University of Virginia School of Law and University of Virginia School of Law
Downloads 140 (153,722)

Abstract:

free exercise clause, establishment clause, religion, freedom of the church, church and state, institutions

14.

Cities as Constitutional Actors: The Case of Same-Sex Marriage

Virginia Journal of Law & Politics, 2005
Number of pages: 46 Posted: 14 Jul 2005
Richard Schragger
University of Virginia School of Law
Downloads 139 (152,913)

Abstract:

Same-Sex Marriage, constitutional law, local government law, equal protection, municipal corporations

15.

Is a Progressive City Possible? Reviving Urban Liberalism for the Twenty-First Century

Harvard Law & Policy Review, Vol. 7, p. 901, 2013, Virginia Public Law and Legal Theory Research Paper No. 2013-22
Number of pages: 23 Posted: 20 Jul 2013
Richard Schragger
University of Virginia School of Law
Downloads 133 (109,232)

Abstract:

city, urban policy, right to the city, urban resurgence, inequality, urban liberalism, federalism, labor, living wage

16.

The Last Progressive: Justice Breyer, Heller, and 'Judicial Judgment'

Syracuse Law Review, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 12 Posted: 21 Oct 2008
Richard Schragger
University of Virginia School of Law
Downloads 128 (175,594)

Abstract:

Constitutional Law, Supreme Court, Gun rights

17.

Does Governance Matter? The Case of Business Improvement Districts and the Urban Resurgence

Drexel Law Review, Forthcoming, Virginia Public Law and Legal Theory Research Paper No. 2010-32, Virginia Law and Economics Research Paper No. 2010-14
Number of pages: 20 Posted: 23 Oct 2010
Richard Schragger
University of Virginia School of Law
Downloads 115 (184,024)

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18.

The Politics of Free Exercise After Employment Division v. Smith: Same-Sex Marriage, the 'War on Terror,' and Religious Freedom

Number of pages: 23 Posted: 07 Apr 2011
Richard Schragger
University of Virginia School of Law
Downloads 101 (199,558)

Abstract:

Free Exercise Clause, religion, Same-sex marriage, war on terror, Smith, RFRA, RLUIPA, Supreme Court

19.

Citizens versus Bondholders

Fordham Urban Law Journal, Vol. 39, p. 787, 2012, Virginia Public Law and Legal Theory Research Paper No. 2012-42, Virginia Law and Economics Research Paper No. 2012-08
Number of pages: 18 Posted: 23 Jul 2012 Last Revised: 25 Jul 2012
Richard Schragger
University of Virginia School of Law
Downloads 89 (202,145)

Abstract:

municipal default, bankruptcy, cities, bondholders, local government, local economic development

20.

The Progressive City

The Eleventh Annual Liman Public Interest Colloquium, 2010, Virginia Public Law and Legal Theory Research Paper No. 2009-16
Number of pages: 12 Posted: 11 Sep 2009 Last Revised: 04 Oct 2009
Richard Schragger
University of Virginia School of Law
Downloads 66 (244,225)

Abstract:

cities, progressive, federalism, decentralization

21.

San Antonio v. Rodriguez and the Legal Geography of School Finance Reform

CIVIL RIGHTS STORIES, Myriam Gilles & Risa Goluboff, eds., 2008
Number of pages: 21 Posted: 15 Apr 2010
Richard Schragger
University of Virginia School of Law
Downloads 48 (267,025)

Abstract:

Legal History, Equal Protection, Supreme Court, Justice Powell, School Finance Reform, San Antonio

22.

Canvassing Boards

Georgetown Public Law Research Paper No. 298005
Number of pages: 53 Posted: 26 Jan 2002
Richard Schragger
University of Virginia School of Law
Downloads 48 (324,558)

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23.

The Attack on American Cities

University of Texas School of Law, Texas Law Review, Forthcoming, Virginia Public Law and Legal Theory Research Paper No. 2017-46
Number of pages: 69 Posted: 28 Aug 2017
Richard Schragger
University of Virginia School of Law
Downloads 0 (251,430)

Abstract:

preemption, cities, municipal law, states, federalism, anti-urbanism, sanctuary cities, home rule, Trump

24.

Obama’s Court?

Forthcoming, The Presidency of Barack Obama: A First Historical Assessment (Julian E. Zelizer, Ed.) (Princeton University Press), Virginia Public Law and Legal Theory Research Paper No. 2017-43
Number of pages: 27 Posted: 19 Aug 2017
Risa L. Goluboff and Richard Schragger
University of Virginia School of Law and University of Virginia School of Law
Downloads 0 (358,295)

Abstract:

Supreme Court, President Obama, Judiciary, Scalia, Garland, Gorsuch, New Deal Settlement, Affordable Care Act

25.

The Political Economy of City Power

Forthcoming 44 Fordham Urban Law Journal ___ (2017), Virginia Public Law and Legal Theory Research Paper No. 2017-21, Virginia Law and Economics Research Paper No. 2017-09
Number of pages: 43 Posted: 28 Apr 2017
Richard Schragger
University of Virginia School of Law
Downloads 0 (168,806)

Abstract:

cities, sanctuary cities, federalism, municipal bankruptcy, municipal receivership, the “right to the city”, regionalism, home rule, state-local relations, urban resurgence, municipal minimum wage

26.

City Power: Urban Governance in a Global Age: Introduction - Cities, Capital, and Constitutions

City Power: Urban Governance in a Global Age (Oxford 2016), Virginia Law and Economics Research Paper No. 2016-10, Virginia Public Law and Legal Theory Research Paper No. 2016-48
Number of pages: 24 Posted: 28 Aug 2016 Last Revised: 02 Sep 2016
Richard Schragger
University of Virginia School of Law
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Abstract:

city, urban policy, federalism, redistribution, living wage, urban resurgence, local government law, urban politics

27.

When Do Religious Accommodations Burden Others?

The Conscience Wars: Rethinking the Balance between Religion, Identity, and Equality (Susanna Mancini & Michel Rosenfeld eds., Cambridge Univ. Press, 2017 Forthcoming), Cornell Legal Studies Research Paper No. 16-25, Virginia Public Law and Legal Theory Research Paper No. 2016-44
Number of pages: 17 Posted: 26 Jul 2016 Last Revised: 10 Aug 2016
Nelson Tebbe, Micah Schwartzman and Richard Schragger
Cornell Law School, University of Virginia School of Law and University of Virginia School of Law
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28.

How Much May Religious Accommodations Burden Others?

in Law, Religion, and Health in the United States (Elizabeth Sepper, Holly Fernandez Lynch, and I. Glenn Cohen, ed., Cambridge Univ. Press, 2017 Forthcoming), Cornell Legal Studies Research Paper No. 16-25, Virginia Public Law and Legal Theory Research Paper No. 2016-43
Number of pages: 14 Posted: 26 Jul 2016 Last Revised: 10 Aug 2016
Nelson Tebbe, Micah Schwartzman and Richard Schragger
Cornell Law School, University of Virginia School of Law and University of Virginia School of Law
Downloads 0 (117,597)

Abstract:

religious freedom, free exercise, establishment clause, civil rights