David A. Westbrook

University at Buffalo Law School

Professor

School of Law

528 O'Brian Hall

Buffalo, NY 14260-1100

United States

SCHOLARLY PAPERS

22

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“  I may not see the light, but I sure enough feel the heat." -- Ray Wiley Hubbard  ”

Scholarly Papers (22)

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Unicorns, Guardians, and the Concentration of the U.S. Equity Markets

Volume 96:3 of the Nebraska Law Review, Forthcoming, University at Buffalo School of Law Legal Studies Research Paper No. 2016-43
Number of pages: 54 Posted: 09 Mar 2017 Last Revised: 28 Mar 2018
Amy Westbrook and David A. Westbrook
Washburn University School of Law and University at Buffalo Law School
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Snapchat's Gift: Equity Culture in High-Tech Firms

Florida State University Law Review, Vol. 46, No. 4, 2019
Number of pages: 48 Posted: 22 Jun 2018 Last Revised: 20 Apr 2021
Amy Westbrook and David A. Westbrook
Washburn University School of Law and University at Buffalo Law School
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Bin Laden's War

Buffalo Legal Studies Research Paper No. 2006-015
Number of pages: 21 Posted: 05 Sep 2006
David A. Westbrook
University at Buffalo Law School
Downloads 221 (187,989)

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Bin Laden, Islamic terrorism, neofundamentalism, national security, global war on terror, Rumsfeld, Roy, Iraq, Afghanistan

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The Culture of Financial Institutions; the Institution of Political Economy

Chapter One in "Regulating Culture: Integrity, Risk and Accountability in Capital Markets" (2013) Hart publishing, George Gilligan & Justin O’Brien Eds., Forthcoming , SUNY Buffalo Legal Studies Research Paper No. 2013-035
Number of pages: 33 Posted: 11 Apr 2013
David A. Westbrook
University at Buffalo Law School
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financial regulation, anthropology, finance, ethnography, central banking, social capitalism, political economy

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The Time of Faith: Contemporary Muslims, Secularists, and Anxieties Over the Nature of History

Buffalo Legal Studies Research Paper No. 2006-010
Number of pages: 10 Posted: 25 Apr 2006
David A. Westbrook
University at Buffalo Law School
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Islam, Muslims, Europe, secularism, history, faith, modern

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If Not a Commercial Republic? Political Economy in the United States after Citizens United

University of Louisville Law Review, Vol. 50, p. 35, 2012, Buffalo Legal Studies Research Paper No. 2012-030
Number of pages: 52 Posted: 04 Oct 2011 Last Revised: 19 Oct 2011
David A. Westbrook
University at Buffalo Law School
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Prolegomenon to a Defense of the City of Gold

Real-World Economics Review, Issue 78, pp. 141-147, 22 March 2017
Number of pages: 7 Posted: 23 Mar 2017
David A. Westbrook
University at Buffalo Law School
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Trump, globalization, populism, Democratic Party, Republican Party, City of Gold, international order, Davos, political economy, elites, Marx, white male

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Introduction: Unsettling Questions, Disquieting Stories

Michigan State Law Review, Forthcoming, MSU Legal Studies Research Paper No. 09-02
Number of pages: 15 Posted: 30 Dec 2010 Last Revised: 15 Feb 2011
Mae Kuykendall and David A. Westbrook
Michigan State University College of Law and University at Buffalo Law School
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Narrative, Business Law, Corporation, Discourse, Corporate Law, Legal Education, Stories, Capitalism, Madoff, Sexual Harassment, Shareholder Supremacy, Financial Crisis, Movies, Law Professors

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Climbing to 10 to the 11th: Globalization, Digitization, Shareholder Capitalism and the Summits of Contemporary Wealth

"Climbing to 10 to the 11th: Globalization, Digitization, Shareholder Capitalism and the Summits of Contemporary Wealth," Issue 92 of the Real World Economics Review (June 2020); chapter in The Inequality Crisis, published by the World Economics Association (August 2020).
Number of pages: 24 Posted: 12 Jun 2020
David A. Westbrook
University at Buffalo Law School
Downloads 54 (495,876)

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Inequality, globalization, digitalization, monopoly, corporate governance, Silicon Valley, Amazon

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The Paradigm Sways: Macroeconomics Turns to History

Westbrook, D. A. (2017), The Paradigm Sways: Macroeconomics Turns to History. Int Finance, 20 (2017, Forthcoming), University at Buffalo School of Law Legal Studies Research Paper No. 2016-047
Number of pages: 13 Posted: 16 Jun 2017
David A. Westbrook
University at Buffalo Law School
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Brunnermeier, James, Landau, Wolf, King, central banking, macroeconomics, European Union, Eurozone Crisis, Global Financial Crisis, GFC, monetary policy, central banking, theory of money, financial crisis, financial stabiity, Maastricht, sovereign debt, Eurozone crisis, Euro, neoliberal

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Dinner Parties During 'Lost Decades': On the Difficulties of Rethinking Financial Markets, Fostering Elite Consensus, and Renewing Political Economy

Seattle University Law Review, Forthcoming, SUNY Buffalo Legal Studies Research Paper No. 2013-010
Number of pages: 40 Posted: 19 Sep 2012
David A. Westbrook
University at Buffalo Law School
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anthropology of finance, digital communication, inflation targeting, financial crisis, monetary policy, sovereign debt, financial markets, securities markets, financial regulation, Eurozone crisis, budget deficits, political economy, World Economics Association

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Introduction to Out of Crisis: Rethinking Our Financial Markets

David A. Westbrook, Out of Crisis: Rethinking Our Financial Markets (Paradigm 2009).
Number of pages: 9 Posted: 19 Apr 2017
David A. Westbrook
University at Buffalo Law School
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financial crisis, political economy, neoliberal, regulation, financial markets

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'Those People [May Yet Be] a Kind of Solution' Late Imperial Thoughts on the Humanization of Officialdom

Buffalo Law Review Forthcoming
Number of pages: 13 Posted: 19 Dec 2018
David A. Westbrook and Mark Maguire
University at Buffalo Law School and National University of Ireland, Maynooth (NUI Maynooth)
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Bureaucracy, Weber, Garsten, Organizational Theory, Anthropology, Ethnography, Global Foresight, Future, Planning

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Questioning the Political Economy of Central Banking

Number of pages: 8 Posted: 29 Jul 2020
David A. Westbrook
University at Buffalo Law School
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macroeconomics, monetary policy, central banking

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Ultranegative: Security, Anxiety, and the Production of Violent Policy

Number of pages: 10 Posted: 24 Nov 2021
David A. Westbrook and Mark Maguire
University at Buffalo Law School and National University of Ireland, Maynooth (NUI Maynooth)
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terrorism, critical theory, bureaucracy, anthropology, cultural anthropology

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From the Ivory Tower to the Strategic Retreat a Slightly Rueful Response to Michael Huether

Number of pages: 23 Posted: 03 Mar 2022
David A. Westbrook
University at Buffalo Law School
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Education, Higher Education, Political Philosophy

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Critical Issues for Qualitative Research

Norman K. Denzin and Yvonna S. Lincoln, eds., The SAGE Handbook of Qualitative Research, 5th ed., Sage Publishing 2017.
Posted: 12 May 2017 Last Revised: 08 May 2018
David A. Westbrook
University at Buffalo Law School

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university, qualitative research, anthropology, ethnography, sociology, liberal arts, culture, intellectual history, academic life, globalization, diversity, education, administration, bureaucracy, liberalism, liberal education

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Deploying Ourselves: Islamist Violence, Globalization and the Responsible Projection of U.S. Force

David A. Westbrook, DEPLOYING OURSELVES: ISLAMIST VIOLENCE, GLOBALIZATION AND THE RESPONSIBLE PROJECTION OF U.S. FORCE, Paradigm Publishers, 2010, Buffalo Legal Studies Research Paper
Posted: 04 Oct 2011
David A. Westbrook
University at Buffalo Law School

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CIA, intelligence, international law, Islam, law of war, military, military strategy, security policy, terrorism

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Between Citizen and State: An Introduction to the Corporation

David A. Westbrook, BETWEEN CITIZEN AND STATE: AN INTRODUCTION TO THE CORPORATION, Paradigm Publishers, 2007, Buffalo Legal Studies Research Paper
Posted: 04 Oct 2011
David A. Westbrook
University at Buffalo Law School

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business associations, capitalism, civil society, corporate law, corporations, institutional economics, political economy, social theory

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Navigators of the Contemporary: Why Ethnography Matters

David A. Westbrook, NAVIGATORS OF THE CONTEMPORARY: WHY ETHNOGRAPHY MATTERS, University of Chicago Press, 2008, Buffalo Legal Studies Research Paper
Posted: 04 Oct 2011
David A. Westbrook
University at Buffalo Law School

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anthropology, bureaucracy, cultural anthropology, globalization, political theory, social theory, sociology of knowledge

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Out of Crisis: Rethinking Our Financial Markets

David A. Westbrook, OUT OF CRISIS: RETHINKING OUR FINANCIAL MARKETS, Paradigm Publishers, 2009, Buffalo Legal Studies Research Paper
Posted: 04 Oct 2011
David A. Westbrook
University at Buffalo Law School

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banking law, economic theory, finance, financial crises, financial regulation, securities law, systemic risk

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City of Gold: An Apology for Global Capitalism in a Time of Discontent

CITY OF GOLD: AN APOLOGY FOR GLOBAL CAPITALISM IN A TIME OF DISCONTENT, David McBride, ed., Routledge, 2003
Posted: 18 Jan 2004 Last Revised: 07 Mar 2017
David A. Westbrook
University at Buffalo Law School
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International economic integration - political aspects, international economic integration - social aspects, capitalism, globalization, economic development