Toward A Mission-Based Ranking?

Vanderbilt Law Research Paper No. 20-13

60 Jurimetrics Journal 75-81 (2019)

8 Pages Posted: 24 Feb 2020

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Chris Guthrie

Vanderbilt University - Law School

Date Written: February 21, 2020


Law schools exist to generate knowledge about law and the legal system and to prepare students for entry into the profession. Law school rankings, in turn, should evaluate schools on their success in carrying out this two-part mission.

Keywords: rankings, citations, legal education

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Guthrie, Chris, Toward A Mission-Based Ranking? (February 21, 2020). Vanderbilt Law Research Paper No. 20-13, 60 Jurimetrics Journal 75-81 (2019), Available at SSRN:

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