David Pozen

Columbia Law School

Professor of Law

435 West 116th Street

New York, NY 10025

United States

http://web.law.columbia.edu/faculty/david-pozen

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Scholarly Papers (27)

1.

The Mosaic Theory, National Security, and the Freedom of Information Act

Yale Law Journal, Vol. 115, pp. 628-679, 2005
Number of pages: 52 Posted: 19 Oct 2005
David Pozen
Columbia Law School
Downloads 1,726 (6,049)
Citation 2

Abstract:

Mosaic Theory, National Security, Freedom of Information Act (FOIA), Government Secrecy, Judicial Review

2.

The Leaky Leviathan: Why the Government Condemns and Condones Unlawful Disclosures of Information

Harvard Law Review, Vol. 127, pp. 512-635, 2013
Number of pages: 124 Posted: 25 Feb 2013 Last Revised: 24 Sep 2015
David Pozen
Columbia Law School
Downloads 1,680 (5,379)

Abstract:

secrecy, transparency, freedom of information, classification, whistleblowers, WikiLeaks, Pentagon Papers, Espionage Act, Official Secrets Act, reporter’s privilege, bureaucracy, intelligence, cyber, drones, underenforcement, social norms, informal sanctions, First Amendment, Obama, Snowden

3.

Deep Secrecy

Stanford Law Review, Vol. 62, No. 2, pp. 257-339, 2010
Number of pages: 85 Posted: 08 Nov 2009 Last Revised: 22 Apr 2011
David Pozen
Columbia Law School
Downloads 899 (16,707)

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Secrecy, transparency, executive power, constitutional theory, separation of powers, democratic deliberation, bureaucratic culture, national security, mosaic theory, black holes, Church Committee, Bush Administration, Rumsfeld, CIA, FISA, FOIA

4.

The Effectiveness of Juvenile Correctional Facilities: Public versus Private Management

Journal of Law and Economics, Vol. 48, pp. 549-89, 2005
Number of pages: 41 Posted: 04 Jan 2006
Patrick J. Bayer and David Pozen
Duke University - Department of Economics and Columbia Law School
Downloads 835 (20,165)
Citation 7

Abstract:

Juvenile Crime, Juvenile Correctional Facilities, Recidivism, Prison Privatization, Provision of Public Goods: Nonprofit, For-profit, Public

5.

Managing a Correctional Marketplace: Prison Privatization in the United States and the United Kingdom

Journal of Law and Politics, Vol. 19, pp. 253-84, 2003
Number of pages: 32 Posted: 17 Feb 2004
David Pozen
Columbia Law School
Downloads 706 (22,334)
Citation 2

Abstract:

Correctional regulation, prison privatization, provision of public goods

6.

Uncivil Obedience

Columbia Law Review, Vol. 115, pp. 809-72, 2015
Number of pages: 64 Posted: 01 Dec 2014 Last Revised: 11 May 2015
Jessica Bulman-Pozen and David Pozen
Columbia University - Law School and Columbia Law School
Downloads 635 (21,389)

Abstract:

Civil disobedience, legalism, legal theory, rules and standards, social norms, law in books/law in action, grey holes, rule of law, abuse of right, equity, preemption, federalism, Senate, work to rule, medication abortion, filibuster, immigration, welfare, navigators, moral psychology, partisanship

7.

Remapping the Charitable Deduction

Connecticut Law Review, Vol. 39, pp. 531-601, 2006
Number of pages: 71 Posted: 08 May 2006
David Pozen
Columbia Law School
Downloads 632 (31,408)
Citation 4

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Charitable Deduction, Charitable Contributions Deduction, Charity, Altruism, Nonprofit (Not-for-Profit) Organizations, Nonprofit Tax Policy, Tax Theory, International Tax, Global Associational Revolution, Cosmopolitan Ethics

8.

The Irony of Judicial Elections

Columbia Law Review, Vol. 108, pp. 265-330, 2008
Number of pages: 66 Posted: 05 Dec 2007 Last Revised: 18 Apr 2008
David Pozen
Columbia Law School
Downloads 627 (30,147)
Citation 4

Abstract:

judicial elections, judicial selection, judicial review, judicial activism, campaign conduct canons, state courts, majoritarian difficulty, popular constitutionalism, Republican Party of Minnesota v. White

9.

We Are All Entrepreneurs Now

Wake Forest Law Review, Vol. 43, pp. 283-340, 2008
Number of pages: 58 Posted: 05 Dec 2007 Last Revised: 03 Apr 2008
David Pozen
Columbia Law School
Downloads 621 (30,752)
Citation 3

Abstract:

entrepreneurship, social entrepreneur, moral entrepreneur, norm entrepreneur, policy entrepreneur, entrepreneurial rhetoric, entrepreneur meme, capitalism, Cantillon, Say, Schumpeter, Marx, Weber, Knight, Baumol, Kirzner, Ashoka

10.

Self-Help and the Separation of Powers

Yale Law Journal, Vol. 124, pp. 2-90, 2014
Number of pages: 89 Posted: 24 May 2014 Last Revised: 15 Oct 2014
David Pozen
Columbia Law School
Downloads 413 (42,212)

Abstract:

self-help, separation of powers, countermeasures, conventions, unwritten norms, custom, small-c theory, enforcement, remedies, responsibility, executive power, unilateralism, Congress, gridlock, retaliation, partisanship, proportionality, hardball, showdowns, ILC, President Obama, We Can't Wait

Building Criminal Capital behind Bars: Peer Effects in Juvenile Corrections

Yale University Economic Growth Center Discussion Paper No. 864
Number of pages: 53 Posted: 10 Sep 2003
Patrick J. Bayer, Randi Pintoff and David Pozen
Duke University - Department of Economics, affiliation not provided to SSRN and Columbia Law School
Downloads 371 (65,453)
Citation 29

Abstract:

social learning, peer effects, social interactions, recidivism, juvenile crime, human capital accumulation

Building Criminal Capital Behind Bars: Peer Effects in Juvenile Corrections

NBER Working Paper No. w12932
Number of pages: 35 Posted: 24 Feb 2007
Duke University - Department of Economics, University of Maryland - School of Public Policy and Columbia Law School
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Citation 29

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12.

Tax Expenditures as Foreign Aid

Yale Law Journal, Vol. 116, pp. 869-880, 2007
Number of pages: 12 Posted: 13 Dec 2006 Last Revised: 17 Jan 2008
David Pozen
Columbia Law School
Downloads 302 (78,158)
Citation 1

Abstract:

Tax Expenditures, Foreign Aid, Official Development Assistance, OECD, Philanthropy, Charity, Nonprofit (Not-for-Profit) Organizations, Charitable Contributions Deduction

13.

The Regulation of Labor and the Relevance of Legal Origin

Comparative Labor Law & Policy Journal, Vol. 28, pp. 43-56, 2007
Number of pages: 14 Posted: 09 May 2006
David Pozen
Columbia Law School
Downloads 289 (80,914)
Citation 4

Abstract:

Labor Regulation, Labor Law, LLSV, Shleifer, Legal Origins, Legal Institutional Theory, Regulatory Complementarity, Comparative Law and Economics

14.

Judicial Elections as Popular Constitutionalism

Columbia Law Review, Vol. 110, pp. 2047-2134, 2010
Number of pages: 88 Posted: 14 Nov 2010 Last Revised: 26 Nov 2010
David Pozen
Columbia Law School
Downloads 271 (70,983)

Abstract:

Judicial Selection, Judicial Review, Departmentalism, Role Fidelity, Direct Democracy, State Constitutions, Institutional Design, Federalism, Proposition 8, Majoritarian & Countermajoritarian Difficulty, Legislative Supremacy, Democratic Legitimacy, Backlash, Kramer, Tushnet, Post, Siegel, Waldron

15.

Privacy-Privacy Tradeoffs

University of Chicago Law Review, Vol. 83, pp. 221-247, 2016
Number of pages: 27 Posted: 30 Jun 2015 Last Revised: 31 Mar 2016
David Pozen
Columbia Law School
Downloads 221 (42,512)

Abstract:

Privacy theory, civil liberties, information law, risk analysis, risk management, surveillance, intelligence, cybersecurity, technology, Big Data, institutional design, executive branch, NSA, Section 215, USA Freedom Act, metadata, Snowden, Solove

16.

Making Judicial Recusal More Rigorous

Judges' Journal, Vol. 46, pp. 17-24, Winter 2007
Number of pages: 8 Posted: 03 Jul 2007 Last Revised: 28 Jan 2008
James J. Sample and David Pozen
Hofstra University, Maurice A. Deane School of Law and Columbia Law School
Downloads 190 (115,862)

Abstract:

recusal, disqualification, due process, judicial elections, state courts, Republican Party of Minnesota v. White

17.

Hidden Foreign Aid

Florida Tax Review, Vol. 8, No. 6, pp. 641-680, 2007
Number of pages: 45 Posted: 05 Dec 2007 Last Revised: 25 Jan 2008
David Pozen
Columbia Law School
Downloads 170 (138,577)

Abstract:

tax expenditures, foreign aid, official development assistance (ODA), OECD, philanthropy, charity, nonprofit (not-for-profit) organizations, nonprofit tax exemptions, charitable contributions deduction

18.

The Best Defense: Why Elected Courts Should Lead Recusal Reform

Washburn Law Journal, Vol. 46, No. 3, pp. 503-534, 2007
Number of pages: 32 Posted: 03 Jul 2007
New York University (NYU) - Brennan Center for Justice, Hofstra University, Maurice A. Deane School of Law and Columbia Law School
Downloads 152 (144,930)

Abstract:

recusal, disqualification, due process, judicial independence, model Code of Judicial Conduct, Judicial Elections, State Courts, Avery, Republican Party of Minnesota v. White

19.

What Happened in Iowa?

Columbia Law Review Sidebar, Vol. 111, pp. 90-102, 2011
Number of pages: 13 Posted: 07 Apr 2011 Last Revised: 07 Jun 2011
David Pozen
Columbia Law School
Downloads 144 (164,809)

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Popular constitutionalism, popular sovereignty, federalism, judicial selection, judicial review, state courts, state constitutions, constitutional law, judicial politics, Iowa, same-sex marriage, Proposition 8, Kramer, Post, Siegel, Caperton

20.

Justice Stevens and the Obligations of Judgment

Loyola of Los Angeles Law Review, Vol. 44, pp. 851-62, 2011
Number of pages: 12 Posted: 15 Jan 2011 Last Revised: 15 Nov 2011
David Pozen
Columbia Law School
Downloads 102 (204,500)

Abstract:

Justice Stevens, Justice Scalia, Justice Breyer, jurisprudence, constitutional law, judicial ethics, practical reason, Heller, McDonald, AEDPA

21.

The Abortion Closet (with a Note on Rules and Standards)

Columbia Journal of Gender and Law, Vol. 35, pp. 161-166, 2017
Number of pages: 7 Posted: 29 Jun 2017 Last Revised: 13 Sep 2017
David Pozen
Columbia Law School
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Abstract:

abortion, the closet, rules and standards, Roe, Casey

22.

Freedom of Information Beyond the Freedom of Information Act

University of Pennsylvania Law Review, Vol. 165, pp. 1097-1158, 2017
Number of pages: 62 Posted: 01 Feb 2017 Last Revised: 24 Apr 2017
David Pozen
Columbia Law School
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Citation 2

Abstract:

Information Law and Policy, Open Government, Open Data, Transparency, Secrecy, Accountability, Administrative Law and Politics, Investigative Journalism, National Security, Congressional Oversight, Private Enforcement, Due Process, Liberalism of Fear

23.

Working Themselves Impure: A Life Cycle Theory of Legal Theories

University of Chicago Law Review, Vol. 83, pp. 1819-1892, 2016
Number of pages: 74 Posted: 28 Mar 2016 Last Revised: 14 Jul 2017
Jeremy K. Kessler and David Pozen
Columbia University - Law School and Columbia Law School
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legal theory, legal history, theory change, legal process, originalism, textualism, popular constitutionalism, cost-benefit analysis, law and politics, public law regulation, constitutional interpretation, statutory interpretation, rules and standards, Kuhn

24.

The Influence of Juridical Cant on Edificatory Approaches in 21st-Century America

Green Bag 2d, Vol. 19, pp. 111-116, 2015
Number of pages: 6 Posted: 24 Oct 2015 Last Revised: 09 Dec 2015
David Pozen
Columbia Law School
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Abstract:

Legal education, legal profession, disjunctionality, Kant, judging, satire

25.

Constitutional Bad Faith

Harvard Law Review, Vol. 129, pp. 885-955, 2016
Number of pages: 71 Posted: 12 Oct 2015 Last Revised: 31 Mar 2016
David Pozen
Columbia Law School
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Constitutional law, constitutional theory, constitutional politics, constitutional culture, constitutional interpretation, constitutional faith, good faith, bad faith, comparative analysis, judicial review, separation of powers, underenforcement, conventions, fiduciary duties, opportunism, Sartre

26.

The Rhetorical Presidency Meets the Drone Presidency

New Rambler Review, 2015, Columbia Public Law Research Paper No. 14-484
Number of pages: 9 Posted: 30 Sep 2015 Last Revised: 30 Oct 2015
David Pozen
Columbia Law School
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national security law, international law, executive power, targeted killings, drones, detention, legal rhetoric

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Are Judicial Elections Democracy-Enhancing?

WHAT'S LAW GOT TO DO WITH IT? WHAT JUDGES DO, WHY THEY DO IT, AND WHAT'S AT STAKE, Charles Gardner Geyh, ed., 2011
Posted: 06 Apr 2011
David Pozen
Columbia Law School

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