Ernest A. Young

Duke University School of Law

Professor of Law

210 Science Drive

Box 90362

Durham, NC 27708

United States

SCHOLARLY PAPERS

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Scholarly Papers (20)

1.

The Constitution Outside the Constitution

U of Texas Law, Public Law Research Paper No. 119
Number of pages: 52 Posted: 28 Feb 2007
Ernest A. Young
Duke University School of Law
Downloads 502 (41,288)
Citation 17

Abstract:

U.S. constitution, unwritten constitution

2.

'The Ordinary Diet of the Law': The Presumption Against Preemption in the Roberts Court

Supreme Court Review, Vol. 2011, 2012
Number of pages: 92 Posted: 27 Jun 2012
Ernest A. Young
Duke University School of Law
Downloads 325 (70,890)

Abstract:

Supremacy Clause, preemption, federalism

3.

Institutional Settlement in a Globalizing Judicial System

Duke Law Journal, Vol. 54, pp. 101-210, March 2005, U of Texas Law, Public Law Research Paper No. 75
Number of pages: 112 Posted: 19 Oct 2005
Ernest A. Young
Duke University School of Law
Downloads 242 (97,218)
Citation 1

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4.

Federalism, Liberty, and Equality in United States v. Windsor

2012-2013 Cato Supreme Court Review
Number of pages: 31 Posted: 19 Sep 2013
Ernest A. Young and Erin C. Blondel
Duke University School of Law and affiliation not provided to SSRN
Downloads 196 (107,775)

Abstract:

Windsor, same-sex marriage, Anthony Kennedy, federalism, equal protection

5.

Universal Jurisdiction, the Alien Tort Statute, and Transnational Public-Law Litigation after Kiobel

Duke Law Journal, Vol. 64, 2015, Duke Law School Public Law & Legal Theory Series
Number of pages: 105 Posted: 17 Mar 2014 Last Revised: 30 Mar 2015
Ernest A. Young
Duke University School of Law
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6.

The Volk of New Jersey? State Identity, Distinctiveness, and Political Culture in the American Federal System

Duke Law School Public Law & Legal Theory Series No. 2015-11
Number of pages: 126 Posted: 26 Feb 2015
Ernest A. Young
Duke University School of Law
Downloads 160 (124,628)

Abstract:

federalism, identity, political culture

7.

Constitutionalism Outside the Courts

Duke Law School Public Law & Legal Theory Series No. 2015-8
Number of pages: 30 Posted: 18 Jan 2015 Last Revised: 10 Mar 2015
Ernest A. Young
Duke University School of Law
Downloads 156 (136,761)

Abstract:

judicial review, popular constitutionalism, departmentalism, administrative constitutionalism

8.

A General Defense of Erie Railroad Co. v. Tompkins

Journal of Law, Economics and Policy, Vol. 10:1, 2013
Number of pages: 107 Posted: 18 Jan 2014
Ernest A. Young
Duke University School of Law
Downloads 142 (144,690)

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9.

The Puzzling Persistence of Dual Federalism

Nomos LIV, 2012
Number of pages: 45 Posted: 03 Oct 2012 Last Revised: 30 Dec 2014
Ernest A. Young
Duke University School of Law
Downloads 130 (170,882)

Abstract:

federalism

10.

Federalism as a Constitutional Principle

University of Cincinnati Law Review, Forthcoming, Duke Law School Public Law & Legal Theory Series No. 2015-12
Number of pages: 25 Posted: 05 Mar 2015
Ernest A. Young
Duke University School of Law
Downloads 121 (143,925)

Abstract:

federalism, state sovereignty

11.

The Constitutional Law of State Debt

Number of pages: 43 Posted: 27 Jun 2012
Emily D. Johnson and Ernest A. Young
Wachtell, Lipton, Rosen & Katz and Duke University School of Law
Downloads 86 (218,849)

Abstract:

state debt, contracts clause, state sovereign immunity

12.

Tennis with the Net Down: Administrative Federalism Without Congress

Duke Law Journal, Vol. 57, No. 7, 2008, Duke Public Law & Legal Theory Paper No. 224
Number of pages: 46 Posted: 16 Nov 2008 Last Revised: 16 Dec 2008
Stuart Minor Benjamin and Ernest A. Young
Duke University School of Law and Duke University School of Law
Downloads 77 (246,868)
Citation 3

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13.

Its Hour Come Round at Last? State Sovereign Immunity and the Great State Debt Crisis of the Twenty-First Century

Harvard Journal of Law and Public Policy, Vol. 35, No. 593, 2012
Number of pages: 1 Posted: 27 Jun 2012
Ernest A. Young
Duke University School of Law
Downloads 45 (325,548)
Citation 1

Abstract:

Eleventh Amendment, state sovereign immunity, federalism, state debt

14.

Popular Constitutionalism and the Underenforcement Problem: The Case of the National Healthcare Law

75 Law and Contemporary Problems 157 (2012)
Number of pages: 45 Posted: 10 Oct 2012
Ernest A. Young
Duke University School of Law
Downloads 44 (316,934)

Abstract:

federalism, healthcare, Affordable Care Act, underenforcement, commerce clause, popular constitutionalism

15.

Does the Supreme Court Follow the Economic Returns? A Response to a Macrotheory of the Court

Number of pages: 24 Posted: 18 Jan 2014
Ernest A. Young and Erin C. Blondel
Duke University School of Law and affiliation not provided to SSRN
Downloads 10 (459,147)

Abstract:

judicial studies, empiricism, judicial decision-making

16.

State Accountability for Violations of Intellectual Property Rights: How to 'Fix' Florida Prepaid (and How Not to)

79 Texas L. Rev. 1037 (2001)
Number of pages: 161 Posted: 11 Feb 2004 Last Revised: 30 Dec 2014
Mitchell N. Berman, R. Anthony Reese and Ernest A. Young
University of Pennsylvania Law School, University of California, Irvine School of Law and Duke University School of Law
Downloads 10 (428,264)
Citation 4

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17.

Sorrell v. IMS Health and the End of the Constitutional Double Standard

36 Vt. L. Rev. 903 (2012)
Number of pages: 28 Posted: 04 Oct 2012 Last Revised: 21 Jan 2015
Ernest A. Young
Duke University School of Law
Downloads 3 (494,685)

Abstract:

Sorrell, judicial review, free speech, First Amendment, economic regulation

18.

The European Union: A Comparative Perspective

General Principles of EU Law, Oxford University Press, forthcoming 2017, Duke Law School Public Law & Legal Theory Series No. 2016-20
Number of pages: 60 Posted: 07 Mar 2016 Last Revised: 27 Apr 2016
Ernest A. Young
Duke University School of Law
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Abstract:

European Union, comparative federalism, federalism, intergovernmentalism, Europe

19.

Our Prescriptive Judicial Power: Constitutive and Entrenchment Effects of Historical Practice in Federal Courts Law

Duke Law School Public Law & Legal Theory Series No. 2016-19
Number of pages: 59 Posted: 01 Mar 2016 Last Revised: 27 Apr 2016
Ernest A. Young
Duke University School of Law
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20.

Federalism and the Double Standard of Judicial Review

51 Duke Law Journal 75 (2001)
Number of pages: 90 Posted: 13 Oct 2015
Lynn A. Baker and Ernest A. Young
University of Texas School of Law and Duke University School of Law
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Citation 3

Abstract:

federalism, judicial review, New Deal, Constitution, political safeguards, judicial competence, individual liberty