George B. Shepherd

Emory University School of Law

Assistant Professor of Law

1301 Clifton Road

Atlanta, GA 30322

United States

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Scholarly Papers (14)

1.

Law Deans in Jail

Emory Legal Studies Research Paper No. 12-199
Number of pages: 99 Posted: 10 Sep 2017
Morgan Cloud and George B. Shepherd
Emory University School of Law and Emory University School of Law
Downloads 2,161 (3,552)

Abstract:

U.S. News rankings, law schools, criminal law

2.

The Mystery of Delaware Law's Continuing Success

Emory Law and Economics Research Paper No. 07-17
Number of pages: 94 Posted: 10 Jul 2007
William J. Carney and George B. Shepherd
Emory University School of Law and Emory University School of Law
Downloads 543 (38,302)
Citation 1

Abstract:

corporation, federalism, Delaware, competition

3.

Lawyers, Ignorance, and the Dominance of Delaware Corporate Law

Harvard Business Law Review, Forthcoming, Emory Law and Economics Research Paper No. 11-118, Emory Public Law Research Paper No. 11-171
Number of pages: 31 Posted: 26 Oct 2011 Last Revised: 06 Jun 2012
William J. Carney, George B. Shepherd and Joanna Shepherd
Emory University School of Law, Emory University School of Law and Emory University School of Law
Downloads 381 (59,287)
Citation 1

Abstract:

Delaware, incorporation, lawyers

4.

No African-American Lawyers Allowed: The Inefficient Racism of the ABA's Accreditation of Law Schools

Emory University School of Law Working Paper
Number of pages: 121 Posted: 25 Apr 2001
George B. Shepherd
Emory University School of Law
Downloads 285 (81,764)

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5.

U.S. Labor Market Regulation and the Export of Employment: Major League Baseball Replaces U.S. Players with Foreigners

Emory Law and Economics Research Paper No. 7
Number of pages: 45 Posted: 17 Sep 2003
Joanna Shepherd and George B. Shepherd
Emory University School of Law and Emory University School of Law
Downloads 267 (90,368)

Abstract:

labor law, sports economics, labor regulation, racial discrimination

6.

The Impacts of the European Rule for Fee-Shifting on Litigation Behavior

BALANCING OF INTERESTS: LIBER AMICORUM PETER HAY ZUM 70. GEBURTSTAG, Hans-Eric Rasmussen-Bonne, Richard Freer, Wolfgang Luke and Wolfgang Weitnauer, eds., Verlag Recht und Wirtschaft GmbH, 2005, Emory Law and Economics Research Paper No. 06-06
Number of pages: 8 Posted: 20 Dec 2005
George B. Shepherd
Emory University School of Law
Downloads 168 (137,624)

Abstract:

Litigation, legal fees, fee-shifting

7.

Baseball’s Accidental Racism: The Draft, African-American Players, and the Law

Connecticut Law Review, Vol. 44, No. 1, November 2011, Emory Law and Economics Research Paper No. 11-117, Emory Public Law Research Paper No. 11-170
Number of pages: 63 Posted: 26 Oct 2011 Last Revised: 06 Jun 2012
George B. Shepherd and Joanna Shepherd
Emory University School of Law and Emory University School of Law
Downloads 112 (191,951)

Abstract:

baseball, discrimination, labor regulation

8.

The Causes and Effects of Liability Reform: Some Empirical Evidence

NBER Working Paper No. w4989
Number of pages: 46 Posted: 27 Jun 2000
Thomas J. Campbell, Daniel P. Kessler and George B. Shepherd
affiliation not provided to SSRN, Stanford Graduate School of Business and Emory University School of Law
Downloads 66 (271,219)
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9.

Homeschooling's Harms: Lessons from Economics

Akron Law Review, Vol. 49, No. 2, 2016
Number of pages: 33 Posted: 14 Aug 2017
George B. Shepherd
Emory University School of Law
Downloads 0 (520,089)

Abstract:

homeschooling, education, school choice.

10.

Homeschooling: Choosing Parental Rights Over Children's Interests

University of Baltimore Law Review, Vol. 46, No. 1, 2016
Number of pages: 51 Posted: 12 Aug 2017
Martha Albertson Fineman and George B. Shepherd
Emory University School of Law and Emory University School of Law
Downloads 0 (485,594)

Abstract:

Education, Homeschooling, Public Schools, Private Schools

11.

Words without Meaning: The Constitution, Confessions, and Mentally Retarded Suspects

University of Chicago Law Review, Vol. 69, 2002
Number of pages: 130 Posted: 14 Sep 2016 Last Revised: 06 Aug 2017
Morgan Cloud and George B. Shepherd
Emory University School of Law and Emory University School of Law
Downloads 0 (469,990)
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12.

Sharper Focus: Market Shares in the Merger Guidelines

Antitrust Bulletin, Winter 2001
Posted: 11 Sep 2001
George B. Shepherd, Helen S. Shepherd and William G. Shepherd
Emory University School of Law, Government of the United States of America - Federal Energy Regulatory Commission and University of Massachusetts at Amherst - College of Social and Behavioral Sciences - Department of Economics

Abstract:

Antitrust, merger, guidelines

13.

Time and Money: Discovery Leads to Hourly Billing

University of Illinois Law Review, No. 1, 1999
Number of pages: 90 Posted: 10 Mar 1999 Last Revised: 14 Sep 2016
George B. Shepherd and Morgan Cloud
Emory University School of Law and Emory University School of Law
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14.

An Empirical Study of the Economics of Pretrial Discovery

International Review of Law and Economics, June 1999
Posted: 03 Dec 1998
George B. Shepherd
Emory University School of Law

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