Elizabeth Warren

Harvard Law School

Leo E. Gottlieb Professor of Law

1575 Massachusetts

Hauser 406

Cambridge, MA 02138

United States

SCHOLARLY PAPERS

20

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Scholarly Papers (20)

1.

Financial Characteristics of Businesses in Bankruptcy

American Bankruptcy Law Journal
Number of pages: 105 Posted: 17 Nov 1999
Elizabeth Warren and Jay Lawrence Westbrook
Harvard Law School and University of Texas at Austin School of Law
Downloads 1,738 (6,295)
Citation 12

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2.

Making Credit Safer

NYU Law and Economics Research Paper No. 08-27, University of Pennsylvania Law Review, Vol. 157, 2008, Harvard Law School Program on Risk Regulation Research Paper No. 08-3
Number of pages: 102 Posted: 31 May 2008 Last Revised: 12 Nov 2008
Oren Bar-Gill and Elizabeth Warren
Harvard Law School and Harvard Law School
Downloads 1,359 (9,614)
Citation 25

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3.

Did Bankruptcy Reform Fail? An Empirical Study of Consumer Debtors

American Bankruptcy Law Journal, Vol. 82, pp. 349-406, 2008, U of Michigan Law & Economics, Olin Working Paper No. 08-023, U of Michigan Public Law Working Paper No. 133, U Illinois Law & Economics Research Paper No. LE08-034, U of Texas Law, Law and Econ Research Paper No. 136, Harvard Law and Economics Discussion Paper, U Iowa Legal Studies Research Paper No. 08-50
Number of pages: 59 Posted: 07 Nov 2008 Last Revised: 14 Jun 2016
University of Illinois College of Law, University of Texas School of Law, University of California - Irvine School of Law, University of Michigan Law School, University of Idaho and Harvard Law School
Downloads 1,292 (9,869)
Citation 8

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2007 Consumer Bankruptcy Project, bankruptcy reform, consumer debtors, credit risk, predatory lending

4.

Medical Problems and Bankruptcy Filings

Norton's Bankruptcy Adviser, May 2000
Number of pages: 26 Posted: 09 May 2000
Elizabeth Warren, Teresa A. Sullivan and Melissa B. Jacoby
Harvard Law School, University of Virginia - Office of the President and University of North Carolina (UNC) at Chapel Hill - School of Law
Downloads 963 (16,627)
Citation 6

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5.

Illness and Injury as Contributors to Bankruptcy

Number of pages: 33 Posted: 09 Feb 2005
Harvard Medical School - Department of Medicine, Harvard Law School, Independent and Harvard Medical School - Department of Medicine
Downloads 904 (12,018)
Citation 35

Abstract:

medical, bankruptcy, debt, illness

6.

The Growing Threat to Middle Class Families

Brooklyn Law Review, April 2003
Number of pages: 30 Posted: 31 Dec 2003
Elizabeth Warren
Harvard Law School
Downloads 743 (22,670)

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7.

Financial Collapse and Class Status: Who Goes Bankrupt?

Osgoode Hall Law Review, Vol. 41, No. 1, p. 114, Spring 2003
Number of pages: 28 Posted: 27 Dec 2003
Elizabeth Warren
Harvard Law School
Downloads 543 (38,058)
Citation 4

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8.

The Market for Data: The Changing Role of Social Sciences in Shaping the Law

Wisconsin Law Review, Vol. 2002, No.1
Number of pages: 43 Posted: 13 Oct 2002
Elizabeth Warren
Harvard Law School
Downloads 493 (41,123)
Citation 4

Abstract:

bankruptcy, bankruptcy law, law and social science, family and children

9.

Less Stigma or More Financial Distress: An Empirical Analysis of the Extraordinary Increase in Bankruptcy Filings

Number of pages: 41 Posted: 19 May 2006
Harvard Law School, University of Texas at Austin School of Law and University of Virginia - Office of the President
Downloads 481 (44,483)
Citation 9

Abstract:

bankruptcy, consumer

10.

Rethinking the Debates over Health Care Financing: Evidence From the Bankruptcy Courts

As published in New York University Law Review, Vol. 76, No. 2
Number of pages: 44 Posted: 17 May 2001
Melissa B. Jacoby, Teresa A. Sullivan and Elizabeth Warren
University of North Carolina (UNC) at Chapel Hill - School of Law, University of Virginia - Office of the President and Harvard Law School
Downloads 479 (43,615)
Citation 6

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11.

What Is A Women's Issue? Bankruptcy, Commercial Law, and Other Gender-Neutral Topics

Harvard Women's Law Journal, Vol. 25, Spring 2002
Number of pages: 39 Posted: 19 Jun 2002
Elizabeth Warren
Harvard Law School
Downloads 448 (43,827)

Abstract:

Bankruptcy, Commercial Law, Women's Issues

12.

Bankrupt Children

Minnesota Law Review, Vol. 86, No. 5, May 2002
Number of pages: 31 Posted: 21 Oct 2002
Elizabeth Warren
Harvard Law School
Downloads 413 (50,628)

Abstract:

bankruptcy, bankruptcy law, family and children

13.

Chapter 11: Conventional Wisdom and Reality

U of Texas Law, Public Law Research Paper No. 125, 2nd Annual Conference on Empirical Legal Studies Paper
Number of pages: 38 Posted: 23 Aug 2007
Jay Lawrence Westbrook and Elizabeth Warren
University of Texas at Austin School of Law and Harvard Law School
Downloads 406 (52,517)

Abstract:

Bankruptcy, Chapter 11, Reorganization, Corporate, Coprorate Finance, Empirical

14.

Contracting Out of Bankruptcy: An Empirical Intervention

Harvard Law Review, Vol. 118, No. 4, p. 1197, 2005, U of Texas Law, Public Law Research Paper No. 98, U of Texas Law, Law and Econ Research Paper No. 78
Number of pages: 59 Posted: 10 May 2006
Elizabeth Warren and Jay Lawrence Westbrook
Harvard Law School and University of Texas at Austin School of Law
Downloads 332 (63,439)
Citation 5

Abstract:

bankruptcy, business, contractualism

15.

Shrinking the Safety Net: The 2005 Changes in U.S. Bankruptcy Law

Revista de Derecho Concursal y Paraconcursal, No. 6, 2006, U Illinois Law & Economics Research Paper No. LE06-031
Number of pages: 17 Posted: 07 Dec 2006
Robert M. Lawless and Elizabeth Warren
University of Illinois College of Law and Harvard Law School
Downloads 295 (74,089)
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16.

The Success of Chapter 11: A Challenge to the Critics

Michigan Law Review, February 2009, U of Texas Law, Law and Econ Research Paper No. 150
Number of pages: 31 Posted: 01 Apr 2009
Elizabeth Warren and Jay Lawrence Westbrook
Harvard Law School and University of Texas at Austin School of Law
Downloads 293 (73,566)
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17.

Beyond Hospital Misbehavior: An Alternative Account of Medical-Related Financial Distress

Northwestern University Law Review, Vol. 100, p. 535, 2006, UNC Legal Studies Research Paper No. 05-06, Harvard Public Law Working Paper No. 109
Number of pages: 50 Posted: 25 Feb 2005
Melissa B. Jacoby and Elizabeth Warren
University of North Carolina (UNC) at Chapel Hill - School of Law and Harvard Law School
Downloads 282 (75,539)
Citation 1

Abstract:

health, bankruptcy, debtor-creditor, insurance, hospitals

18.

The Dialogue between Theoretical and Empirical Scholarship

U of Texas Law, Law and Econ Research Paper No. 88, Harvard Public Law Working Paper No. 137
Number of pages: 9 Posted: 16 Nov 2006
Elizabeth Warren and Jay Lawrence Westbrook
Harvard Law School and University of Texas at Austin School of Law
Downloads 261 (91,425)

Abstract:

theoretical, empirical, scholar

19.

The Myth of the Disappearing Business Bankruptcy

California Law Review, Vol. 93, No. 3, 2005
Number of pages: 52 Posted: 04 Sep 2008
Robert M. Lawless and Elizabeth Warren
University of Illinois College of Law and Harvard Law School
Downloads 149 (152,109)
Citation 12

Abstract:

Bankruptcy, Chapter 11 bankruptcy, Chapter 13 bankruptcy, Chapter 7 bankruptcy, Closing firms, Debt

20.

Service Pays: Creating Opportunities by Linking College with Public Service

Harvard Law and Policy Review, Vol. 1, No. 1, p. 127, 2007, Harvard Public Law Working Paper No. 08-36
Number of pages: 17 Posted: 18 Sep 2008 Last Revised: 30 Sep 2008
Elizabeth Warren, Sandy Baum and Ganesh Sitaraman
Harvard Law School, The Urban Institute and Vanderbilt Law School
Downloads 98 (197,774)

Abstract:

education, college loans, student debt, stafford loans, public service, college repayment