Dorothy A. Brown

Emory University School of Law

Professor of Law

1301 Clifton Road

Atlanta, GA 30322

United States

http://www.law.emory.edu/faculty/faculty-profiles/dorothy-a-brown.html

SCHOLARLY PAPERS

30

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Scholarly Papers (30)

1.

Pensions and Risk Aversion: The Influence of Race, Ethnicity, and Class on Investor Behavior

Lewis and Clark Law Review, Vol. 11, 2007, Washington & Lee Legal Studies Paper No. 07-04
Number of pages: 28 Posted: 11 Jan 2007
Dorothy A. Brown
Emory University School of Law
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2.

Race and Class Matters in Tax Policy

Columbia Law Review, Vol. 107, 2007, Washington & Lee Legal Studies Paper No. 2006-15
Number of pages: 47 Posted: 25 Oct 2006
Dorothy A. Brown
Emory University School of Law
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3.

The Undeserving Poor?: Welfare, Tax Policy, and Political Discourse

Washington & Lee Public Law Research Paper No. 04-02
Number of pages: 100 Posted: 14 Apr 2004
Dorothy A. Brown, Stacy Dickert-Conlin and Scott Houser
Emory University School of Law, Syracuse University - Center for Policy Research and California State University, Fresno - Department of Economics
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4.

Implicit Racial Bias Across the Law (Book Synopsis)

Justin D. Levinson and Robert J. Smith (eds), IMPLICIT RACIAL BIAS ACROSS THE LAW, Cambridge University Press (May 2012)
Number of pages: 3 Posted: 26 Apr 2012 Last Revised: 12 May 2015
University of Hawaii - William S. Richardson School of Law, Harvard Law School (Fair Punishment Project, a joint initiative of the Charles Hamilton Houston Institute & Criminal Justice Institute), University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) - School of Law, Stanford Law School, University of California, Berkeley - School of Law, University of Hawaii at Manoa - Department of Psychology, Emory University School of Law, Rutgers Law School, Harvard Law School, University of Hawaii - William S. Richardson School of Law, Texas Southern University - Thurgood Marshall School of Law, University of Colorado Law School, University of California, Irvine School of Law, University of Minnesota - Twin Cities, University of Maine School of Law, University of Hawaii - William S. Richardson School of Law, University of Hawaii - William S. Richardson School of Law, affiliation not provided to SSRN and affiliation not provided to SSRN
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Implicit Racial Bias, Corporations, Criminal Law, Torts, Property, Cyber, Tax, Federal Indian, Intellectual Property, Capital Punishment, Reparations, Employment, Health, Education, Communications, Environmental

5.

Lessons from Barack and Michelle Obama's Tax Returns

Tax Notes, Vol. March, No. 10, 2014, Emory Legal Studies Research Paper No. 14-283
Number of pages: 6 Posted: 24 Mar 2014
Dorothy A. Brown
Emory University School of Law
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6.

The Abolition of Marriage Movement from a Tax Policy Perspective: Only Certain Women Need Apply

Washington & Lee Public Law Research Paper No. 03-03
Number of pages: 18 Posted: 26 Feb 2003
Dorothy A. Brown
Emory University School of Law
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7.

Pensions, Risk, and Race

Washington and Lee Law Review, Vol. 61, 2004
Number of pages: 38 Posted: 08 Nov 2004
Dorothy A. Brown
Emory University School of Law
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8.

Tax Law: Implicit Bias and the Earned Income Tax Credit

Implicit Racial Bias Across the Law, Justin D. Levinson and Robert J. Smith, eds., Cambridge University Press, April 2012, Emory Legal Studies Research Paper No. 12-228
Number of pages: 21 Posted: 09 Oct 2012
Dorothy A. Brown
Emory University School of Law
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9.

Diversity and the High Tech Industry

6 Ala. Civ. Rts. & Civ. Lib. L. Rev. (2014 Forthcoming), Emory Legal Studies Research Paper No. 14-296
Number of pages: 31 Posted: 24 Aug 2014
Dorothy A. Brown
Emory University School of Law
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10.

The Tax Treatment of Children: Separate but Unequal

Emory Law Journal, Vol. 54, No. 2, 2005, Washington & Lee Legal Studies Paper No. 04-20
Number of pages: 89 Posted: 09 Nov 2004
Dorothy A. Brown
Emory University School of Law
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11.

The 535 Report: A Pathway to Fundamental Tax Reform

Pepperdine Law Review, Vol. 40, No. 5, 2013, Emory Legal Studies Research Paper No. 14-295
Number of pages: 19 Posted: 18 Apr 2013 Last Revised: 12 Nov 2014
Dorothy A. Brown
Emory University School of Law
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12.

Shades of the American Dream

Washington University Law Review, Vol. 87, No. 329, 2009, Emory Legal Studies Research Paper
Number of pages: 50 Posted: 13 Jul 2014
Dorothy A. Brown
Emory University School of Law
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13.

Why the Obamas Paid Too Much in Taxes

Tax Notes, Vol. 127, p. 805, 2010, Emory Legal Studies Research Paper No. 14-291
Number of pages: 3 Posted: 12 Apr 2014
Dorothy A. Brown
Emory University School of Law
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14.

Tales from a Tax Crit

Pittsburgh Tax Review, Vol. 10, No. 47, 2013, Emory Legal Studies Research Paper No. 14-294
Number of pages: 13 Posted: 14 Jun 2014
Dorothy A. Brown
Emory University School of Law
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15.

Fiscal Distress and Politics: The Bankruptcy Filing of Bridgeport as a Case Study in Reclaiming Local Sovereignty

Bankruptcy Developments Journal, Vol. 11, No. 625, 1995, Emory Legal Studies Research Paper
Number of pages: 39 Posted: 20 Jul 2014
Dorothy A. Brown
Emory University School of Law
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16.

The LSAT Sweepstakes

Journal of Gender, Race and Justice, Vol. 2, p. 59, 1998, Emory Legal Studies Research Paper
Number of pages: 17 Posted: 20 Jul 2014 Last Revised: 29 Jul 2015
Dorothy A. Brown
Emory University School of Law
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17.

Race, Class, and Gender Essentialism in Tax Literature: The Joint Return

Washington and Lee Law Review, Vol. 54, p. 1469, 1997, Emory Legal Studies Research Paper, No. 14-290
Number of pages: 48 Posted: 12 Apr 2014
Dorothy A. Brown
Emory University School of Law
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18.

Fighting Racism in the Twenty-First Century

Washington and Lee Law Review, Vol. 61, No. 1485, 2004, Emory Legal Studies Research Paper
Number of pages: 15 Posted: 17 Jul 2014
Dorothy A. Brown
Emory University School of Law
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19.

The Marriage Bonus/Penalty in Black and White

University of Cincinnati Law Review, Vol. 65, p. 787, 1997, Emory Legal Studies Research Paper
Number of pages: 12 Posted: 20 Jul 2014
Dorothy A. Brown
Emory University School of Law
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20.

Faith or Foolishness (Reviewing 'Emancipation: The Making of the Black Lawyer, 1844-1944' by J. Clay Smith)

Harvard Blackletter Law Journal Vol. 11, No. 169 (1994), Emory Legal Studies Research Paper
Number of pages: 12 Posted: 20 Jul 2014
Dorothy A. Brown
Emory University School of Law
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21.

Social Security Reform: Risks, Returns, and Race

Cornell Journal of Law and Public Policy, Vol. 9, No. 633, 2000, Emory Legal Studies Research Paper
Number of pages: 26 Posted: 20 Jul 2014
Dorothy A. Brown, Karen C. Burke and Grayson M. P. McCouch
Emory University School of Law, University of Florida - Levin College of Law and University of Florida - Levin College of Law
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22.

Split Personalities: Tax Law and Critical Race Theory

Western New England Law Review, Vol. 19, p. 89, 1997, Emory Legal Studies Research Paper
Number of pages: 9 Posted: 20 Jul 2014
Dorothy A. Brown
Emory University School of Law
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23.

The Invisibility Factor: The Limits of Public Choice Theory and Public Institutions

Washington University Law Quarterly, Vol. 74, No. 179 (1996) , Emory Legal Studies Research Paper
Number of pages: 44 Posted: 20 Jul 2014
Dorothy A. Brown
Emory University School of Law
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24.

Racial Equality in the Twenty-First Century: What's Tax Policy Got to Do with It

University of Arkansas at Little Rock Law Review, Vol. 21, No. 759, 1999
Number of pages: 10 Posted: 20 Jul 2014
Dorothy A. Brown
Emory University School of Law
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25.

Teaching Civil Rights Through the Basic Tax Course

St. Louis University Law Journal, Vol. 54, No. 809, 2010, Emory Legal Studies Research Paper
Number of pages: 12 Posted: 13 Jul 2014
Dorothy A. Brown
Emory University School of Law
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26.

Taking Grutter Seriously: Getting Beyond the Numbers

Houston Law Review, Vol. 43, No. 1, 2006, Emory Legal Studies Research Paper
Number of pages: 35 Posted: 16 Jul 2014
Dorothy A. Brown
Emory University School of Law
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27.

The Marriage Penalty/Bonus Debate: Legislative Issues in Black and White

New York Law School Journal of Human Rights, Vol. 16, p. 287, 1999
Number of pages: 16 Posted: 20 Jul 2014
Dorothy A. Brown
Emory University School of Law
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Race, Class, and the Obama Tax Plan

Denver University Law Review, Vol. 86, No. 575, 2009, Emory Legal Studies Research Paper
Number of pages: 10 Posted: 13 Jul 2014
Dorothy A. Brown
Emory University School of Law
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29.

Social Security and Marriage in Black and White

Ohio State Law Journal, Vol. 65, No. 111, 2004, Emory Legal Studies Research Paper
Number of pages: 33 Posted: 19 Jul 2014
Dorothy A. Brown
Emory University School of Law
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30.

Deconstructing Local Control: Ohio's Contribution

Capital University Law Review, Vol. 25, No. 1, 1996, Emory Legal Studies Research Paper
Number of pages: 35 Posted: 20 Jul 2014
Dorothy A. Brown
Emory University School of Law
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