Paul S. Heaton

University of Pennsylvania Carey Law School

Senior Fellow

3501 Sansom Street

Philadelphia, PA 19104

United States

http://https://www.law.upenn.edu/cf/faculty/pheaton/

SCHOLARLY PAPERS

15

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Scholarly Papers (15)

1.

The Downstream Consequences of Misdemeanor Pretrial Detention

Stanford Law Review, Vol. 69, Pg. 711, 2017, U of Penn, Inst for Law & Econ Research Paper No. 16-18
Number of pages: 85 Posted: 17 Jul 2016 Last Revised: 29 Mar 2017
Paul S. Heaton, Sandra G. Mayson and Megan T. Stevenson
University of Pennsylvania Carey Law School, University of Pennsylvania Carey Law School and University of Virginia School of Law
Downloads 1,504 (23,490)
Citation 17

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Pretrial Detention, Bail, Recidivism, Guilty Pleas

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How Much Difference Does the Lawyer Make? The Effect of Defense Counsel on Murder Case Outcomes

Number of pages: 49 Posted: 13 Jul 2011 Last Revised: 15 May 2012
James M. Anderson and Paul S. Heaton
RAND Corporation and University of Pennsylvania Carey Law School
Downloads 628 (78,998)
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crime, public defender, appointed counsel, indigent defense, criminal procedure, disparity

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Measuring the Impact of Crack Cocaine

NBER Working Paper No. w11318
Number of pages: 65 Posted: 10 Jun 2005 Last Revised: 26 Dec 2022
Harvard University - Department of Economics, University of Pennsylvania Carey Law School, University of Chicago and University of Chicago
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Qualifying Prosecutorial Immunity Through Brady Claims

Iowa Law Review, Vol. 107, 2021-22
Number of pages: 62 Posted: 19 Apr 2021
Brian Murray, Paul S. Heaton and Jon Gould
Seton Hall Law School, University of Pennsylvania Carey Law School and ASU School of Criminology and Criminal Justice
Downloads 214 (260,669)

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prosecutors, brady, absolute immunity, qualified immunity, §1983, misconduct, criminal procedure, civil rights

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The Effects of Holistic Defense on Criminal Justice Outcomes

Harvard Law Review, Vol. 132, p. 819, 2019, U of Penn, Inst for Law & Econ Research Paper No. 18-33
Number of pages: 75 Posted: 14 Nov 2018 Last Revised: 21 Feb 2019
James M. Anderson, Maya Buenaventura and Paul S. Heaton
RAND Corporation, RAND Corporation and University of Pennsylvania Carey Law School
Downloads 201 (276,107)
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Criminal justice policy, indigent defense, legal aid, public defenders, law and economics, holistic representation, empirical legal studies, conviction rates, sentencing, recidivism, social services

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The Expansive Reach of Pretrial Detention

North Carolina Law Review, Vol. 98, Pg. 369, 2020, U of Penn, Inst for Law & Econ Research Paper No. 20-10
Number of pages: 11 Posted: 07 Feb 2020
Paul S. Heaton
University of Pennsylvania Carey Law School
Downloads 198 (279,902)
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bail reform, criminal justice reform, pretrial release, release conditions, risk assessment, failure to appear, cash bail, due process protections, right to counsel, equal protection, wealth-based discrimination, civil rights, empirical research

The Short- and Long-Run Effects of Private Law Enforcement: Evidence from University Police

IZA Discussion Paper No. 8800
Number of pages: 36 Posted: 14 Feb 2015
University of Pennsylvania Carey Law School, RAND Corporation, University of Pennsylvania and RAND Corporation
Downloads 114 (442,211)
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law enforcement, privately provided public good, crime

The Short- and Long-Run Effects of Private Law Enforcement: Evidence from University Police

Journal of Law and Economics, Vol. 59, p. 889, 2016, U of Penn, Inst for Law & Econ Research Paper No. 17-33
Number of pages: 41 Posted: 07 Aug 2017
University of Pennsylvania Carey Law School, RAND Corporation, University of Pennsylvania and RAND Corporation
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Empirical legal studies, law enforcement, University of Chicago Police Department, UCPD, private police, police effectiveness, geographic regression discontinuity

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Assessing Verbal Eyewitness Confidence Statements Using Natural Language Processing

U of Penn Law School, Public Law Research Paper No. 24-06, Psychological Science, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 33 Posted: 09 Feb 2024
Rachel Leigh Greenspan, Alex Lyman and Paul S. Heaton
University of Mississippi - Criminal Justice and Legal Studies, Brigham Young University and University of Pennsylvania Carey Law School
Downloads 129 (403,558)

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eyewitness confidence, verbal confidence, natural language processing, eyewitness accuracy, eyewitness misidentifications, police officers, machine learning approaches, Transformer-based Large Language Mode

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Does Treatment Respond to Reimbursement Rates? Evidence from Trauma Care

RAND Working Paper No. WR-648-ICJ
Number of pages: 40 Posted: 30 Jan 2009
Paul S. Heaton and Eric Helland
University of Pennsylvania Carey Law School and Claremont McKenna College - Robert Day School of Economics and Finance
Downloads 121 (420,936)
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insurance, no-fault, physician-induced demand

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The Effect of Health Insurance Coverage Expansions on Auto Liability Claims and Costs

RAND Working Paper Series WR- 1214, U of Penn, Inst for Law & Econ Research Paper No. 18-2
Number of pages: 37 Posted: 14 Dec 2017 Last Revised: 18 Sep 2020
Srikanth Kadiyala and Paul S. Heaton
RAND Corporation and University of Pennsylvania Carey Law School
Downloads 86 (532,467)

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Affordable Care Act

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Enhanced Public Defense Improves Pretrial Outcomes and Reduces Racial Disparities

Indiana Law Journal, Vol. 96, P. 701, 2021, U of Penn Law School, Public Law Research Paper No. 21-34
Number of pages: 51 Posted: 01 Oct 2021
Paul S. Heaton
University of Pennsylvania Carey Law School
Downloads 75 (577,040)
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Criminal procedure, pretrial release & detention, bail reform, preliminary hearings, arraignment, public defenders, empirical legal studies, Philadelphia, rearrest, reoffending, bail violations, racial disparities, risk assessment

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Judicial Expenditures and Litigation Access: Evidence from Auto Injuries

RAND Working Paper Series WR- 709-ICJ
Number of pages: 37 Posted: 06 Jan 2010
Paul S. Heaton and Eric Helland
University of Pennsylvania Carey Law School and Claremont McKenna College - Robert Day School of Economics and Finance
Downloads 75 (577,040)
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judicial system, state budget, litigation

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Assessing the Effects of Medical Marijuana Laws on Marijuana and Alcohol Use: The Devil is in the Details

NBER Working Paper No. w19302
Number of pages: 42 Posted: 10 Aug 2013 Last Revised: 30 Mar 2023
University of Southern California - Schaeffer Center for Health Policy and Economics, RAND Corporation, RAND Corporation, University of Pennsylvania Carey Law School and Georgia State University
Downloads 74 (581,454)
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Childhood Educational Disruption and Later Life Outcomes: Evidence from Prince Edward County

RAND Working Paper Series No. WR-552
Number of pages: 42 Posted: 13 Feb 2008
Paul S. Heaton
University of Pennsylvania Carey Law School
Downloads 72 (590,258)

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education, discrimination, Virginia

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Computing Crime: Information Technology, Police Effectiveness and the Organization of Policing

CEPR Discussion Paper No. 5837
Number of pages: 45 Posted: 14 Nov 2006
Luis Garicano, Luis Garicano and Paul S. Heaton
Centre for Economic Policy Research (CEPR)IE Business School and University of Pennsylvania Carey Law School
Downloads 18 (962,184)
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Information technology, organization, hierarchy, skills, police