Ernest A. Young

Duke University School of Law

Professor of Law

210 Science Drive

Box 90362

Durham, NC 27708

United States

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Scholarly Papers (23)

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
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U.S. constitution, unwritten constitution

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'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
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Supremacy Clause, preemption, federalism

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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
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Dying Constitutionalism and the Fourteenth Amendment

Marquette Law Review, Forthcoming, Duke Law School Public Law & Legal Theory Series No. 2018-63
Number of pages: 30 Posted: 30 Oct 2018 Last Revised: 08 Apr 2019
Ernest A. Young
Duke University School of Law
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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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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
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Windsor, same-sex marriage, Anthony Kennedy, federalism, equal protection

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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
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federalism, identity, political culture

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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
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federalism, state sovereignty

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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
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judicial review, popular constitutionalism, departmentalism, administrative constitutionalism

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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
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State Public-Law Litigation in an Age of Polarization

Texas Law Review, 2018, Forthcoming, Duke Law School Public Law & Legal Theory Series No. 2018-26
Number of pages: 68 Posted: 13 Mar 2018
Margaret H. Lemos and Ernest A. Young
Duke University School of Law and Duke University School of Law
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federalism, state attorneys general, public law litigation

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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
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federalism

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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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European Union, comparative federalism, federalism, intergovernmentalism, Europe

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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
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state debt, contracts clause, state sovereign immunity

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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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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
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Erie As a Way of Life

Akron Law Review, Forthcoming, Duke Law School Public Law & Legal Theory Series No. 2018-62
Number of pages: 16 Posted: 30 Oct 2018
Ernest A. Young
Duke University School of Law
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Erie, federal common law, positivism, Legal Process, separation of powers, federalism

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

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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: 30 Posted: 27 Jun 2012 Last Revised: 17 Mar 2018
Ernest A. Young
Duke University School of Law
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Eleventh Amendment, state sovereign immunity, federalism, state debt

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

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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
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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
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judicial studies, empiricism, judicial decision-making

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