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Federal Courts & Jurisdiction eJournal

ALL TIME TOP PAPERS for all papers in this SSRN eLibrary subject area
2 Jan 1997 through 22 Mar 2017

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1 10,727 Estimating Gender Disparities in Federal Criminal Cases
Sonja B. Starr
University of Michigan Law School
Date posted to database: 10 Sep 2012
Last Revised: 14 Sep 2012
2 5,266 The Subjects of the Constitution
Nicholas Quinn Rosenkranz
Georgetown University Law Center
Date posted to database: 18 May 2010
Last Revised: 25 May 2011
3 4,594 On the Limits of Supremacy: Medical Marijuana and the States' Overlooked Power to Legalize Federal Crime
Robert A. Mikos
Vanderbilt University - Law School
Date posted to database: 11 Mar 2009
Last Revised: 9 Jun 2011
4 3,404 Principles-Based Versus Rules-Based Accounting Standards: The Influence of Standard Precision and Audit Committee Strength on Financial Reporting Decisions
Christopher P. Agoglia, Timothy Doupnik and George T. Tsakumis
University of Massachusetts at Amherst, University of South Carolina - Darla Moore School of Business and University of Delaware - Alfred Lerner College of Business and Economics
Date posted to database: 21 Jan 2009
Last Revised: 14 Feb 2014
5 3,298 Rational Judicial Behavior: A Statistical Study
William M. Landes and Richard A. Posner
University of Chicago Law School and University of Chicago Law School
Date posted to database: 29 Apr 2008
Last Revised: 28 Aug 2009
6 2,183 The Turing Test and the Legal Process
Enrique Guerra-Pujol
University of Central Florida
Date posted to database: 1 Jan 2012
Last Revised: 5 Dec 2014
7 2,138 Whose Eyes are You Going to Believe? Scott v. Harris and the Perils of Cognitive Illiberalism
Dan M. Kahan, David A. Hoffman and Donald Braman
Yale University - Law School, University of Pennsylvania Law School and George Washington University - Law School
Date posted to database: 25 Mar 2008
Last Revised: 16 Apr 2013
8 2,018 An Empirical Study of Class Action Settlements and Their Fee Awards
Brian T. Fitzpatrick
Vanderbilt Law School
Date posted to database: 31 Jul 2009
Last Revised: 17 Aug 2010
9 1,626 The Pleading Problem
Adam Steinman
University of Alabama - School of Law
Date posted to database: 3 Aug 2009
Last Revised: 18 Jul 2014
10 1,599 How the JPML Can Benefit from the Federal Circuit and Vice-Versa
Christopher Paul Nofal
Northwestern University School of Law
Date posted to database: 30 Dec 2012
Last Revised: 1 Jan 2015

RECENT TOP PAPERS for all papers first announced in the last 60 days
21 Jan 2017 through 22 Mar 2017

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1 526 The Endgame of Administrative Law: Governmental Disobedience and the Judicial Contempt Power
Nicholas R. Parrillo
Yale Law School
Date posted to database: 30 Jan 2017
Last Revised: 21 Feb 2017
2 414 Wrongly Affirmed Without Opinion
Dennis David Crouch
University of Missouri School of Law
Date posted to database: 31 Jan 2017
Last Revised: 9 Feb 2017
3 209 'Equal Right to the Poor'
Richard M. Re
University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) - School of Law
Date posted to database: 20 Jan 2017
Last Revised: 7 Mar 2017
4 207 Choice of Law in the American Courts in 2016: Thirtieth Annual Survey
Symeon C. Symeonides
Willamette University - College of Law
Date posted to database: 17 Feb 2017
Last Revised: 27 Feb 2017
5 170 Statutory Divestiture of Tribal Sovereignty
Matthew L. M. Fletcher
Michigan State University College of Law
Date posted to database: 22 Feb 2017
Last Revised: 22 Feb 2017
6 169 The Lottery Docket
Daniel Epps and William Ortman
Washington University in Saint Louis - School of Law and Wayne State University School of Law
Date posted to database: 7 Mar 2017
Last Revised: 7 Mar 2017
7 122 Against Remedial Restraint in Administrative Law
Christopher J. Walker
Ohio State University (OSU) - Michael E. Moritz College of Law
Date posted to database: 16 Jan 2017
Last Revised: 16 Jan 2017
8 117 The Patently Unexceptional Venue Statute
Paul R. Gugliuzza and Megan M. La Belle
Boston University School of Law and Catholic University of America (CUA) - Columbus School of Law
Date posted to database: 12 Feb 2017
Last Revised: 8 Mar 2017
9 116 Eight Justices are Enough: A Proposal to Improve the United States Supreme Court
Eric Segall
Georgia State University College of Law
Date posted to database: 18 Jan 2017
Last Revised: 11 Feb 2017
10 89 The Claim
Simona Grossi
Loyola Law School Los Angeles
Date posted to database: 16 Feb 2017
Last Revised: 24 Feb 2017





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