Tonja Jacobi

Northwestern University - Pritzker School of Law

375 E. Chicago Ave

Chicago, IL 60611

United States

SCHOLARLY PAPERS

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Scholarly Papers (32)

1.

The Effect of Judicial Ideology in Intellectual Property Cases

2nd Annual Conference on Empirical Legal Studies Paper
Number of pages: 49 Posted: 03 Jul 2007
Matthew Sag, Tonja Jacobi and Maxim Sytch
Loyola University Chicago School of Law, Northwestern University - Pritzker School of Law and University of Michigan, Stephen M. Ross School of Business
Downloads 501 (40,995)
Citation 1

Abstract:

intellectual property, ideology, politics, attitudinal model, empirical, supreme court, federal circuit, patent, copyright, trademark, trade secret

2.
Downloads 328 ( 73,000)
Citation 6

Legal Doctrine and Political Control

Northwestern Public Law Research Paper No. 05-11
Number of pages: 35 Posted: 06 Jul 2005
Tonja Jacobi and Emerson H. Tiller
Downloads 328 (72,478)
Citation 6

Abstract:

Positive Political Theory, Legal Doctrine, Judicial Hierarchy

Legal Doctrine and Political Control

The Journal of Law, Economics, & Organization, Vol. 23, Issue 2, pp. 326-345, 2007
Posted: 23 Jun 2008
Tonja Jacobi and Emerson H. Tiller

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3.

The Strategic Analysis of Judicial Decisions

Annual Review of Law and Social Science, Vol. 6, pp. 341-358, 2010
Number of pages: 23 Posted: 14 Nov 2010 Last Revised: 20 Nov 2010
Lee Epstein and Tonja Jacobi
Washington University in St. Louis - School of Law and Northwestern University - Pritzker School of Law
Downloads 263 (70,249)
Citation 1

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4.

Ideology and Exceptionalism in Intellectual Property: An Empirical Study

California Law Review, Vol. 97, p. 801, 2009, The DePaul University College of Law, Technology, Law & Culture Research Series Paper No. 09-009
Number of pages: 95 Posted: 29 Apr 2008 Last Revised: 21 Apr 2010
Matthew Sag, Tonja Jacobi and Maxim Sytch
Loyola University Chicago School of Law, Northwestern University - Pritzker School of Law and University of Michigan, Stephen M. Ross School of Business
Downloads 244 (96,713)
Citation 2

Abstract:

Intellectual Property, Ideology, Politics, Attitudinal model, Empirical

5.

The Judicial Signaling Game: How Judges Shape their Dockets

Supreme Court Economic Review, 2006, Northwestern Law & Econ Research Paper No. 05-09
Number of pages: 54 Posted: 06 Apr 2005
Tonja Jacobi
Downloads 218 (105,346)

Abstract:

Courts, information asymmetry, agenda setting, certiorari, litigation

Competing Models of Judicial Coalition Formation and Case Outcome Determination

Northwestern Law & Economics Research Paper No. 06-09
Number of pages: 57 Posted: 29 Nov 2006 Last Revised: 12 Jan 2009
Tonja Jacobi
Downloads 160 (150,668)
Citation 6

Abstract:

law and economics, legal procedure, the legal system and illegal behavior, econometric and statistical methods, analysis of collective decision-making, economic models of political processes

Competing Models of Judicial Coalition Formation and Case Outcome Determination

The Journal of Legal Analysis, Vol. 1, No. 2, pp. 411-458, Summer 2009
Number of pages: 49 Posted: 28 Aug 2009
Tonja Jacobi
Downloads 42 (350,645)
Citation 6

Abstract:

competing, models, judicial, coalition, formation, case outcome, determination, Jacobi

7.

The Law and Economics of the Exclusionary Rule

Notre Dame Law Review, Vol. 87, No. 2, 2011
Number of pages: 86 Posted: 14 Mar 2011 Last Revised: 03 Jan 2012
Tonja Jacobi
Downloads 178 (100,495)
Citation 1

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8.

League Structure & Stadium Rent Seeking - The Role of Antitrust Revisited

Florida Law Review, Forthcoming, Loyola University Chicago School of Law Research Paper No. 2012-006, Northwestern Law & Econ Research Paper No. 12-05
Number of pages: 75 Posted: 12 Jan 2012 Last Revised: 18 Nov 2012
David D. Haddock, Tonja Jacobi and Matthew Sag
Downloads 168 (124,089)

Abstract:

Antitrust, Competition, Sport, League Structure, Promotion-and-relegation

Taking the Measure of Ideology: Empirically Measuring Supreme Court Cases

Georgetown Law Journal, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 86 Posted: 19 Feb 2009 Last Revised: 24 May 2012
Tonja Jacobi and Matthew Sag
Northwestern University - Pritzker School of Law and Loyola University Chicago School of Law
Downloads 158 (152,326)
Citation 2

Abstract:

Judicial behavior, Empirical legal studies, Measurement, Ideology, Collegiality, Strategic behavior, Intellectual property, Supreme Court

Taking the Measure of Ideology: Empirically Measuring Supreme Court Cases

APSA 2009 Toronto Meeting Paper
Posted: 13 Aug 2009 Last Revised: 18 Aug 2009
Tonja Jacobi and Matthew Sag
Northwestern University - Pritzker School of Law and Loyola University Chicago School of Law

Abstract:

Judicial behavior, Empirical legal studies, Measurement, Ideology, Collegiality, Strategic behavior, Intellectual property, Supreme Court

10.

The Subtle Unraveling of Federalism: The Illogic of Using State Legislation as Evidence of an Evolving National Consensus

Northwestern Public Law Research Paper No. 05-15, Northwestern Law & Econ Research Paper No. 05-19, North Carolina Law Review, Vol. 84, 2006
Number of pages: 70 Posted: 29 Sep 2005 Last Revised: 04 May 2010
Tonja Jacobi
Downloads 154 (137,653)
Citation 1

Abstract:

cruel and unusual, eighth amendment, constitutional law, death penalty, Supreme Court, state legislation, federalism, methodology

11.

Strategy and Tactics in NFIB v. Sebelius

Northwestern Law & Econ Research Paper No. 12-14
Number of pages: 75 Posted: 22 Aug 2012 Last Revised: 18 Sep 2012
Tonja Jacobi
Downloads 137 (159,082)

Abstract:

Constitutional law, Judicial politics, Commerce clause, federalism

12.

Acknowledging Guilt: Forcing Self-Identification in Post-Conviction DNA Testing

Northwestern University School of Law, Law and Economics Research Paper, Northwestern University Law Review, Vol. 102, No. 1, 2008
Number of pages: 44 Posted: 18 Feb 2007 Last Revised: 04 May 2010
Tonja Jacobi and Gwendolyn Carroll
Downloads 132 (165,553)

Abstract:

DNA, screening, innocence project, post-conviction, private information, constitutional criminal, constitutional, criminal

13.

How the Dissent Becomes the Majority: Using Federalism to Transform Coalitions in the U.S. Supreme Court

USC Law Legal Studies Paper No. 05-21, Northwestern Public Law Research Paper No. 846585, Duke Law Journal, Vol. 59, No. 2, 2009
Number of pages: 56 Posted: 11 Nov 2005 Last Revised: 04 May 2010
Vanessa Anne Baird and Tonja Jacobi
University of Colorado at Boulder - Department of Political Science and Northwestern University - Pritzker School of Law
Downloads 129 (170,340)
Citation 4

Abstract:

Supreme Court, Ideology, Dissent, Majority, Federalism, Coalition

14.

The Attrition of Rights Under Parole

87 Southern California Law Review 887 (2014) , UC Irvine School of Law Research Paper No. 2014-37
Number of pages: 91 Posted: 19 Aug 2013 Last Revised: 26 Nov 2014
Tonja Jacobi, L. Song Richardson and Gregory Barr
Downloads 83 (205,457)

Abstract:

parole, criminal law, search & seizure, constitutional rights, Fourth Amendment, Fifth Amendment, Sixth Amendment, stops, frisk, search, arrest, empirical

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Downloads 77 (256,082)

Why Judges Always Vote

Northwestern Public Law Research Paper No. 13-19
Number of pages: 31 Posted: 30 May 2013 Last Revised: 07 Jun 2013
Tonja Jacobi and Eugene Kontorovich
Downloads 43 (347,268)

Abstract:

courts, judges, voting, median voter, abstention

Why Judges Always Vote

2 Revista Forumul Judecătorilor 80 (2013), Northwestern Public Law Research Paper No. 14-29,
Number of pages: 25 Posted: 23 May 2014 Last Revised: 06 Jul 2014
Tonja Jacobi and Eugene Kontorovich
Downloads 34 (380,227)

Abstract:

courts, judges, voting, median voter, abstention

16.

Miranda 2.0

Number of pages: 74 Posted: 06 Sep 2015
Tonja Jacobi
Downloads 68 (173,372)

Abstract:

Constitutional Criminal Procedure, Miranda, Interrogation, False Confesssion, Police, Innocence, Psychology

Abstract:

litigation, judges, economic growth, divided government

18.

The Impact of Positive Political Theory on Old Questions of Constitutional Law and the Separation of Powers

Northwestern University Law Review, Vol. 100, No. 1, 2006
Number of pages: 20 Posted: 04 May 2010
Tonja Jacobi
Downloads 54 (272,787)
Citation 2

Abstract:

Positive Political Theory, Ideology, Strategy, Legalism, Separation of Powers

19.

Criminal Innovation and the Warrant Requirement: Reconsidering the Rights-Police Efficiency Trade-Off

William & Mary Law Review, Forthcoming, Northwestern Public Law Research Paper No. 14-19
Number of pages: 47 Posted: 24 Mar 2014 Last Revised: 01 Jun 2014
Tonja Jacobi and Jonah Kind
Downloads 51 (281,646)

Abstract:

Constiutional Criminal Procedure, Fourth Amendment, Warrant, Criminal Innovation, Email, Encryption

Abstract:

Filibuster, Reconciliation, Legislation, Constitution, Judicial Review, Majoritarianism

21.

Super Medians

Stanford Law Review, Vol. 61, No. 1, 2008
Number of pages: 65 Posted: 06 May 2010
Lee Epstein and Tonja Jacobi
Washington University in St. Louis - School of Law and Northwestern University - Pritzker School of Law
Downloads 41 (303,462)
Citation 3

Abstract:

Supreme Court, Median, Ideology, Measurement, Power, Judiciary

22.

Strategic Judicial Preference Revelation

Number of pages: 43 Posted: 23 Mar 2012
Álvaro E. Bustos and Tonja Jacobi
Pontificia Universidad Catolica de Chile and Northwestern University - Pritzker School of Law
Downloads 40 (317,033)

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23.

The Hidden Psychology of Constitutional Criminal Procedure

Number of pages: 65 Posted: 06 Sep 2015
Jesse-Justin Cuevas and Tonja Jacobi
U.S. District Court for the Central District of California and Northwestern University - Pritzker School of Law
Downloads 34 (232,621)

Abstract:

Constitutional Criminal Procedure, Gender, Juveniles, Mental Disability, Psychology, Consent, Waiver, Miranda, Interrogation, Police, Terry Stops

24.

Judicial Agenda Setting Through Signaling and Strategic Litigant Responses

Washington University Journal of Law and Policy, Vol. 29, 2009, Northwestern Public Law Research Paper No. 10-18
Number of pages: 25 Posted: 04 May 2010 Last Revised: 11 May 2010
Vanessa Anne Baird and Tonja Jacobi
University of Colorado at Boulder - Department of Political Science and Northwestern University - Pritzker School of Law
Downloads 33 (353,917)
Citation 1

Abstract:

Supreme Court, Signalling, Agenda Setting, Litigants, Certiorari

25.

Sharing the Love: The Political Power of Remedial Delay in Same-Sex Marriage Cases

Law & Sexuality, Vol. 15, No. 1, 2006
Number of pages: 47 Posted: 04 May 2010
Tonja Jacobi
Downloads 31 (364,342)

Abstract:

Same-sex Marriage, Civil Union, Gay Rights, Judiciary, Legislature, Strategic Interaction

26.

Creating a Self-Stabilizing Constitution: The Role of the Takings Clause

Northwestern University Law Review, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 49 Posted: 25 Jan 2015
Tonja Jacobi, Sonia Mittal and Barry R. Weingast
Northwestern University - Pritzker School of Law, Yale University - Law School and Stanford University, Department of Political Science
Downloads 30 (306,100)

Abstract:

constitutions, self-enforcing, political institutions, takings clause

27.

The Second Dimension of the Supreme Court

William & Mary Law Review, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 36 Posted: 24 Aug 2015 Last Revised: 03 Sep 2015
Joshua B. Fischman and Tonja Jacobi
University of Virginia School of Law and Northwestern University - Pritzker School of Law
Downloads 27 (260,130)

Abstract:

Supreme Court, Empirical Legal Studies, Policy, Legalism, Pragmatism, Formalism, Ideology, Politics

28.

The Senatorial Courtesy Game: Explaining the Norm of Informal Vetoes in ‘Advice and Consent’ Nominations

Legislative Studies Quarterly, Vol. 30, No. 2, pp. 193-217, 2005
Number of pages: 26 Posted: 04 May 2010
Tonja Jacobi
Downloads 24 (395,954)
Citation 1

Abstract:

Senatorial Courtesy, Norms, Vetoes, Judicial Nominations, President, Senate, Confirmation

29.

A Theory of Judicial Retirement

Northwestern Public Law Research Paper No. 14-33
Number of pages: 44 Posted: 13 Jun 2014 Last Revised: 06 Jul 2014
Álvaro E. Bustos and Tonja Jacobi
Pontificia Universidad Catolica de Chile and Northwestern University - Pritzker School of Law
Downloads 22 (347,339)

Abstract:

Probability of Retirement, Supreme Court, Median Ideology, Judicial Ideology

30.

Communicating Judicial Retirement

Northwestern Public Law Research Paper No. 14-32
Number of pages: 50 Posted: 13 Jun 2014 Last Revised: 06 Jul 2014
Álvaro E. Bustos and Tonja Jacobi
Pontificia Universidad Catolica de Chile and Northwestern University - Pritzker School of Law
Downloads 12 (440,337)

Abstract:

Retirement, Supreme Court, Costless Signaling

31.

Judicial Choice Among Cases for Certiorari

Number of pages: 50 Posted: 16 Dec 2016 Last Revised: 24 Dec 2016
Álvaro E. Bustos and Tonja Jacobi
Pontificia Universidad Catolica de Chile and Northwestern University - Pritzker School of Law
Downloads 0 (491,041)

Abstract:

Cert, distribution of judicial ideologies, distribution of judicial cases, Supreme Court

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Justice, Interrupted: The Effect of Gender, Ideology and Seniority at Supreme Court Oral Arguments

Virginia Law Review, Forthcoming, Northwestern Law & Econ Research Paper No. 17-03
Number of pages: 76 Posted: 16 Mar 2017
Tonja Jacobi and Dylan Schweers
Downloads 1,561

Abstract:

Oral arguments, Supreme Court, ideology, gender, seniority, interruptions, judicial behavior, advocate behavior