Sara Sternberg Greene

Duke University School of Law

Professor of Law

210 Science Drive

Box 90362

Durham, NC 27708

United States

SCHOLARLY PAPERS

12

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2,483

SSRN CITATIONS

7

CROSSREF CITATIONS

2

Scholarly Papers (12)

1.

Judging Without a J.D.

122 Columbia L. Rev. 1287 (2022), Duke Law School Public Law & Legal Theory Series No. 2022-23
Number of pages: 102 Posted: 06 Apr 2022 Last Revised: 27 Jun 2022
Sara Sternberg Greene and Kristen Renberg
Duke University School of Law and Duke University School of Law
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civil procedure, access to justice, judges, lawyers, courts, state courts, poverty law, eviction, criminal law, criminal procedure

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A Theory of Poverty: Legal Immobility

Washington University Law Review, Forthcoming, Duke Law School Public Law & Legal Theory Series No. 2018-25
Number of pages: 49 Posted: 15 Mar 2018 Last Revised: 02 Apr 2019
Sara Sternberg Greene
Duke University School of Law
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inequality, poverty law, criminalization of poverty, local and state law

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Credit Scoring Duality

85 Law and Contemporary Problems 101 (2022), Duke Law School Public Law & Legal Theory Series No. 2022-03, Cardozo Legal Studies Research Paper No. 676
Number of pages: 22 Posted: 28 Dec 2021 Last Revised: 23 Sep 2022
Pamela Foohey and Sara Sternberg Greene
Yeshiva University - Benjamin N. Cardozo School of Law and Duke University School of Law
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credit report, credit scoring, renting, employment, consumer credit, racial disparities, alternative data, poverty, socio-economic class

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Cracking the Code: An Empirical Analysis of Consumer Bankruptcy Outcomes

101 Minnesota Law Review 1031 (2017), UC Irvine School of Law Research Paper No. 2016-46, Duke Law School Public Law & Legal Theory Series No. 2016-49
Number of pages: 68 Posted: 16 Sep 2016 Last Revised: 08 Feb 2018
Sara Sternberg Greene, Parina Patel and Katherine M. Porter
Duke University School of Law, Georgetown University and University of California - Irvine School of Law
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consumer bankruptcy, empirical legal studies, race, insolvency, reorganization, chapter 13, personal bankruptcy, individual bankruptcy

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The Broken Safety Net: A Study of Earned Income Tax Credit Recipients and a Proposal for Repair

New York University Law Review, May 2013, Duke Law School Public Law & Legal Theory Series
Number of pages: 74 Posted: 23 Aug 2012 Last Revised: 27 Jul 2015
Sara Sternberg Greene
Duke University School of Law
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Earned Income Tax Credit, EITC, Credit Cards

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Stealing (Identity) From the Poor

106 Minnesota Law Review 59 (2021), Minnesota Law Review, Vol. 106, No. 59, 2021, Duke Law School Public Law & Legal Theory Series No. 2021-17
Number of pages: 67 Posted: 19 Feb 2021 Last Revised: 20 Jan 2022
Sara Sternberg Greene
Duke University School of Law
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inequality, poverty law, cybersecurity, privacy law

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Race, Class, and Access to Civil Justice

Iowa Law Review, Vol. 101, p. 1263, 2016, Duke Law School Public Law & Legal Theory Series No. 2017-3
Number of pages: 60 Posted: 10 Apr 2015 Last Revised: 13 Jan 2017
Sara Sternberg Greene
Duke University School of Law
Downloads 202 (218,881)
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access to justice

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'Robbing Peter to Pay Paul': Economic and Cultural Explanations for How Lower-Income Families Manage Debt

Social Problems, Vol. 61, Issue 1, pp. 1–21
Number of pages: 21 Posted: 27 Oct 2014 Last Revised: 24 Dec 2014
Laura Tach and Sara Sternberg Greene
Harvard University - Department of Sociology and Duke University School of Law
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financial behavior; debt; economic mobility; economic coping strategies; qualitative methods

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Foreword: Fees, Fines, Bail, and the Destitution Pipeline

Duke Law Journal, Vol. 69, No. 7, 2020, Duke Law School Public Law & Legal Theory Series No. 2020-33
Number of pages: 10 Posted: 04 Jun 2020
Brandon L. Garrett, Sara Sternberg Greene and Marin K. Levy
Duke University School of Law, Duke University School of Law and Duke University School of Law
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Courts, Fees, Bail

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The Bootstrap Trap

Duke Law Journal, Vol. 67, No. 2, 2017, Duke Law School Public Law & Legal Theory Series No. 2018-15
Number of pages: 79 Posted: 06 Nov 2019
Sara Sternberg Greene
Duke University School of Law
Downloads 82 (428,036)
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consumer bankruptcy, inequality, poverty, consumer law

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The Failed Reform: Congressional Crackdown on Repeat Chapter 13 Bankruptcy Filers

89 THE AMERICAN BANKRUPTCY L. J. 241 (2015), Duke Law School Public Law & Legal Theory Series No. 2016-3
Number of pages: 28 Posted: 08 Nov 2015
Sara Sternberg Greene
Duke University School of Law
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Bankruptcy, Chapter 13, Refilers

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Working to Fail

Duke Journal of Gender Law & Policy, Vol. 27, No. 167, 2020
Number of pages: 12 Posted: 22 Mar 2021
Sara Sternberg Greene
Duke University School of Law
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gender law, poverty law, law and inequality, employment law