5 Pages Posted: 10 Oct 2006
This article discusses the many problems with the U.S. News & World Report rankings of law schools. It argues, among other things, that the rankings magnify insignificant differences among law schools and that the rankings do not provide helpful consumer information.
Keywords: rankings, law schools
JEL Classification: C40, K00
Suggested Citation: Suggested Citation
Rapoport, Nancy B., Ratings, Not Rankings: Why U.S. News & World Report Shouldn't Want to Be Compared to Time and Newsweek - or The New Yorker. Ohio State Law Journal, Vol. 60, p. 1097, 1999. Available at SSRN: https://ssrn.com/abstract=936246