Tom S. Clark

Emory University - Department of Political Science

Professor

Atlanta, GA 30322

United States

SCHOLARLY PAPERS

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Scholarly Papers (14)

1.

Locating Supreme Court Opinions in 'Doctrine Space'

Number of pages: 33 Posted: 14 May 2009
Tom S. Clark and Benjamin E. Lauderdale
Emory University - Department of Political Science and London School of Economics & Political Science (LSE)
Downloads 174 (137,681)
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2.

Judicial Independence and Retention Elections

Number of pages: 39 Posted: 20 Sep 2009
Princeton University - Department of Political Science, Emory University - Department of Political Science and Princeton University - Woodrow Wilson School of Public and International Affairs
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3.

Ideology, Partisanship, and Judicial Review of Acts of Congress, 1789-2006

Number of pages: 41 Posted: 20 Sep 2009
Tom S. Clark and Keith E. Whittington
Emory University - Department of Political Science and Princeton University - Department of Political Science
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4.

The Supreme Court and Percolation in the Lower Courts: An Optimal Stopping Model

Emory Public Law Research Paper No. 10-122, Emory Law and Economics Research Paper No. 10-81
Number of pages: 38 Posted: 24 Aug 2010 Last Revised: 09 Oct 2012
Tom S. Clark and Jonathan P. Kastellec
Emory University - Department of Political Science and Princeton University - Department of Political Science
Downloads 65 (248,520)

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Supreme Court, certiorari, conflict, hierachy, optimal stopping

5.

High Court Docket Control, Resource Allocation, and Legal Efficiency

Number of pages: 25 Posted: 30 Apr 2008
Tom S. Clark
Emory University - Department of Political Science
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docket control, resource allocation, legal efficiency

6.

Rule Creation in a Political Hierarchy

Emory Public Law Research Paper No. 11-161, Emory Law and Economics Research Paper No. 11-105
Number of pages: 46 Posted: 18 May 2011
Clifford Carrubba and Tom S. Clark
Emory University - Department of Political Science and Emory University - Department of Political Science
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7.

Position-Taking as Democratic Representation

Number of pages: 37 Posted: 13 Jun 2009
Tom S. Clark
Emory University - Department of Political Science
Downloads 48 (317,102)

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representation, position-taking, public opinion, legislative politics

8.

A Theory of Opinion Writing in a Political Hierarchy

Emory Public Law Research Paper No. 10-138, Emory Law and Economics Research Paper No. 10-90
Number of pages: 33 Posted: 21 Oct 2010
Tom S. Clark and Clifford Carrubba
Emory University - Department of Political Science and Emory University - Department of Political Science
Downloads 47 (303,518)
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9.

Locating Supreme Court Opinions in Doctrine Space

CELS 2009 4th Annual Conference on Empirical Legal Studies Paper
Number of pages: 41 Posted: 07 Aug 2009 Last Revised: 24 Sep 2009
Tom S. Clark
Emory University - Department of Political Science
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10.

Scaling Meaningful Political Dimensions

7th Annual Conference on Empirical Legal Studies Paper
Number of pages: 35 Posted: 08 Jun 2012
Benjamin E. Lauderdale and Tom S. Clark
London School of Economics & Political Science (LSE) and Emory University - Department of Political Science
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11.

Source Cues and Public Support for the Supreme Court

Number of pages: 39 Posted: 26 Mar 2013 Last Revised: 16 Jan 2014
Tom S. Clark and Jonathan P. Kastellec
Emory University - Department of Political Science and Princeton University - Department of Political Science
Downloads 33 (364,402)

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Supreme Court, Public Opinion, Elite Cues, Court Curbing, Judicial Independence, Survey Experiments

12.

Measuring Issue- and Time-Variation in Supreme Court Justice Preferences

Number of pages: 35 Posted: 27 Jun 2011
Benjamin E. Lauderdale and Tom S. Clark
London School of Economics & Political Science (LSE) and Emory University - Department of Political Science
Downloads 28 (367,955)
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13.

Estimating the Effect of Leisure on Judicial Performance

Number of pages: 34 Posted: 04 Jul 2015
Emory University - Department of Political Science, Leibniz Universit├Ąt Hannover & University of Mannheim (CDSS) and Emory University - Department of Political Science
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14.

A Principal-Agent Theory of En Banc Review

The Journal of Law, Economics, & Organization, Vol. 25, Issue 1, pp. 55-79, 2009
Posted: 13 Apr 2009
Tom S. Clark
Emory University - Department of Political Science

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