Jennifer Nou

University of Chicago - Law School

Professor

1111 E. 60th St.

Chicago, IL 60637

United States

http://https://www.law.uchicago.edu/faculty/nou

SCHOLARLY PAPERS

20

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Scholarly Papers (20)

1.

Canonizing the Civil Rights Revolution: The People and the Poll Tax

Northwestern Law Review, Vol. 103, 2009, Yale Law School, Public Law Working Paper No. 184
Number of pages: 87 Posted: 06 Jul 2008 Last Revised: 15 Feb 2009
Bruce Ackerman and Jennifer Nou
Yale University - Law School and University of Chicago - Law School
Downloads 588 (85,605)
Citation 2

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poll tax, Twenty-fourth Amendment, Voting Rights Act, civil rights, constitutional canon, dynamic triangulation, campaign finance, voter identification

2.

Submerged Independent Agencies

University of Pennsylvania Law Review, Forthcoming, U of Chicago, Public Law Working Paper No. 794, C. Boyden Gray Center for the Study of the Administrative State Research Paper No. 22-04, University of Chicago Coase-Sandor Institute for Law & Economics Research Paper No. 953, The Wharton School Research Paper Forthcoming
Number of pages: 78 Posted: 09 Feb 2022 Last Revised: 14 Jul 2023
Brian D. Feinstein and Jennifer Nou
University of Pennsylvania - The Wharton School and University of Chicago - Law School
Downloads 553 (92,557)

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agency delegations, subdelegations, independent agencies, agency personnel, civil servants, unitary executive, internal separation of powers

3.

Agency Self-Insulation Under Presidential Review

126 Harvard Law Review 1755 (2013), U of Chicago, Public Law Working Paper No. 414
Number of pages: 83 Posted: 29 Jan 2013 Last Revised: 27 Feb 2014
Jennifer Nou
University of Chicago - Law School
Downloads 429 (125,706)
Citation 1

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executive agencies, agency independence, presidential power, Office of Information and Regulatory Affairs, OIRA, cost-benefit analysis, public choice, positive political theory

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Regulating the Rulemakers: A Proposal for Deliberative Cost-Benefit Analysis

Yale Law & Policy Review, Vol. 26, No. 2, 2008
Number of pages: 44 Posted: 08 Apr 2008 Last Revised: 05 Aug 2012
Jennifer Nou
University of Chicago - Law School
Downloads 384 (142,577)

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cost-benefit analysis, deliberative democracy, social choice, regulatory risks, citizens juries, deliberative polls

5.

Regulatory Diffusion

74 Stanford Law Review 897, University of Chicago Coase-Sandor Institute for Law & Economics Research Paper No. 959, U of Chicago, Public Law Working Paper No. 799
Number of pages: 69 Posted: 09 Feb 2022 Last Revised: 20 Jan 2023
Jennifer Nou and Julian Nyarko
University of Chicago - Law School and Stanford Law School
Downloads 350 (158,071)

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policy diffusion, regulatory drafting, textual similarity, in pari materia canon

6.

Intra-Agency Coordination

129 Harvard Law Review 421 (2015), University of Chicago Coase-Sandor Institute for Law & Economics Research Paper No. 735, U of Chicago, Public Law Working Paper No. 548
Number of pages: 70 Posted: 01 Oct 2015 Last Revised: 17 Dec 2015
Jennifer Nou
University of Chicago - Law School
Downloads 346 (160,061)

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intra-agency coordination, interagency coordination, information-processing, structure-and-process thesis, team production, agency design

7.

Civil Servant Disobedience

Chicago-Kent Law Review, Vol. 94, No. 2, 2019, U of Chicago, Public Law Working Paper No. 708
Number of pages: 33 Posted: 27 Mar 2019 Last Revised: 30 Jul 2019
Jennifer Nou
University of Chicago - Law School
Downloads 345 (160,539)

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civil disobedience, bureaucratic resistance, civil servants, military disobedience, democratic bureaucracy

8.

Regulatory Bundling

128 Yale Law Journal 1174 (2019), University of Chicago Coase-Sandor Institute for Law & Economics Research Paper No. 857, U of Chicago, Public Law Working Paper No. 682, Cornell Legal Studies Research Paper No. 18-47
Number of pages: 72 Posted: 14 Aug 2018 Last Revised: 31 Mar 2019
Jennifer Nou and Edward Stiglitz
University of Chicago - Law School and Cornell University - Law School
Downloads 328 (169,573)
Citation 1

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rulemaking, Federal Register Thesaurus, line-Item veto, single-subject rule, omnibus

9.

The Marginal Revenue Rule in Cost-Benefit Analysis

Tax Notes, Vol. 160, No. 11, pp. 1507-1528 (Sept. 10, 2018), University of Chicago Coase-Sandor Institute for Law & Economics Research Paper No. 859, U of Chicago, Public Law Working Paper No. 685
Number of pages: 23 Posted: 15 Oct 2018
University of Chicago - Law School, New York University School of Law and University of Chicago - Law School
Downloads 320 (174,075)

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cost-benefit analysis, tax regulations, marginal revenue rule, elasticity of taxable income

10.

Subdelegating Powers

116 Columbia Law Review 473 (2017), University of Chicago Coase-Sandor Institute for Law & Economics Research Paper No. 814, U of Chicago, Public Law Working Paper No. 639
Number of pages: 54 Posted: 13 Feb 2017 Last Revised: 14 Dec 2017
Jennifer Nou
University of Chicago - Law School
Downloads 276 (203,084)

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subdelegation, internal agency delegation, transaction costs, credible commitment, theory of the firm, Accardi

11.

Privatizing Democracy: Promoting Election Integrity through Procurement Contracts

Yale Law Journal, 2009
Number of pages: 50 Posted: 11 Feb 2009 Last Revised: 19 Aug 2012
Jennifer Nou
University of Chicago - Law School
Downloads 254 (220,594)

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voting machines, election administration, public-private partnership, procurement contracts, trade secrets, Help America Vote Act, legitimacy externalities, third-party beneficiaries

12.

Strategic Rulemaking Disclosure

89 Southern California Law Review 733 (2016), Cornell Legal Studies Research Paper No. 16-9, University of Chicago Coase-Sandor Institute for Law & Economics Research Paper No. 748, U of Chicago, Public Law Working Paper No. 564
Number of pages: 60 Posted: 18 Nov 2022 Last Revised: 21 Nov 2022
Jennifer Nou and Edward Stiglitz
University of Chicago - Law School and Cornell University - Law School
Downloads 229 (244,035)
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strategic disclosure, Unified Agenda, rulemaking, transparency, democratic accountability

13.

How Do Changes in Welfare Law Affect Domestic Violence? An Analysis of Connecticut Towns, 1990-2000

Journal of Legal Studies, Vol. 34, 445-470, 2005
Number of pages: 25 Posted: 07 Dec 2005 Last Revised: 25 Aug 2008
Jennifer Nou and Christopher Timmins
University of Chicago - Law School and Duke University - Department of Economics
Downloads 226 (247,214)

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domestic violence, welfare reform, time limits, work mandates, welfare to work

14.

Regulatory Textualism

65 Duke Law Journal 101 (2015), U of Chicago, Public Law Working Paper No. 544
Number of pages: 70 Posted: 15 Sep 2015 Last Revised: 24 Oct 2015
Jennifer Nou
University of Chicago - Law School
Downloads 215 (259,038)

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regulatory interpretation, textualism, purposivism, intentionalism, veto-gates, positive political theory, Seminole Rock, Auer

15.

Sub-Regulating Elections

Supreme Court Review, 2014, U of Chicago, Public Law Working Paper No. 462
Number of pages: 48 Posted: 11 Feb 2014 Last Revised: 21 May 2014
Jennifer Nou
University of Chicago - Law School
Downloads 184 (298,270)

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federal election administration, Election Assistance Commission, Federal Election Commission, Skidmore deference, proof-of-citizenship requirements, voter identification

16.

Happiness Institutions

Duke Law Journal, Vol. 62, No. 8, 2013
Number of pages: 16 Posted: 09 May 2013
Jennifer Nou
University of Chicago - Law School
Downloads 152 (351,766)

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subjective well-being, happiness, cost-benefit analysis, welfare, social cost of carbon

17.

Strategic Subdelegation

Journal of Empirical Legal Studies, vol. 20, no. 4, The Wharton School Research Paper Forthcoming, University of Chicago Coase-Sandor Institute for Law & Economics Research Paper No. 994
Number of pages: 72 Posted: 23 Oct 2023 Last Revised: 28 Nov 2023
Brian D. Feinstein and Jennifer Nou
University of Pennsylvania - The Wharton School and University of Chicago - Law School
Downloads 147 (361,351)

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delegation, subdelegation, civil servants, civil service, appointees, agencies, administrative agencies, administrative state, administrative law, burrowing

18.

Appendix to 'The Marginal Revenue Rule in Cost-Benefit Analysis'

Number of pages: 14 Posted: 22 Aug 2018 Last Revised: 26 Jul 2021
New York University School of Law, University of Chicago - Law School and University of Chicago - Law School
Downloads 115 (436,389)

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cost-benefit analysis, tax regulations

19.

Agency Coordinators Outside of the Executive Branch

128 Harvard Law Review Forum 64 (2015)
Number of pages: 11 Posted: 13 Jan 2015
Jennifer Nou
University of Chicago - Law School
Downloads 101 (479,475)

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interagency coordination, agency adjudication, administrative law judges, presidential oversight, Office of Information and Regulatory Affairs, Judicial Conference, Administrative Conference of the United States

20.

Constraining Executive Entrenchment

135 Harv. L. Rev. F. 20 (2021)
Number of pages: 19 Posted: 03 Feb 2022
Jennifer Nou
University of Chicago - Law School
Downloads 38 (785,764)

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election administration, electoral entrenchment, judicial deference, presidential politics

Other Papers (1)

Total Downloads: 15
1.

Strategic Rulemaking Disclosure

Southern California Law Review, Vol. 89, No. 4, 2016
Number of pages: 60 Posted: 10 Jul 2015 Last Revised: 21 Nov 2022
Jennifer Nou and Edward Stiglitz
University of Chicago - Law School and Cornell University - Law School
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Unified Agenda, disclosure, strategic rulemaking, Federal Register, bureaucracy