Recent Top Papers (60 days)

As of: 09 Jun 2018 - 08 Aug 2018
Rank Paper Downloads
1.

Adjudication Outside Article III

University of Chicago - Law School
270
2.

A Qualified Defense of Qualified Immunity

Brigham Young University - J. Reuben Clark Law School and Ohio State University (OSU) - Michael E. Moritz College of Law
242
3.

Benjamin Cardozo and the Death of the Common Law

Harvard Law School
209
4.

Taft, Frankfurter, and the First Presidential For-Cause Removal

University of Virginia - School of Law
112
5.

Constitutional Politics, Court Packing, and Judicial Appointments Reform

Cardozo School of Law
77
6.

Abstention in the Time of Ferguson

Emory University School of Law
57
7.

The Citeable Opinion: A Quantitative Analysis of the Style and Impact of Judicial Decisions

Stanford University
54
8.

Substance, Procedure, and the Rules Enabling Act

University of Virginia School of Law
50
9.

Two Problems of Fiduciary Governance

University of Houston Law Center
48
10.

Piracy, the Law of Nations, and the Limits of Due Process

Fordham University School of Law
47

All Time Top Papers

As of: 02 Jan 1997 - 08 Aug 2018
Rank Paper Downloads
1.

Estimating Gender Disparities in Federal Criminal Cases

University of Michigan Law School
14,943
2.

Rule 68 Offers of Judgment: The Practices and Opinions of Experienced Civil Rights and Employment Discrimination Attorneys

Mercer University and University of Georgia Law School
6,149
3.

The Subjects of the Constitution

Georgetown University Law Center
5,612
4.

On the Limits of Supremacy: Medical Marijuana and the States' Overlooked Power to Legalize Federal Crime

Vanderbilt University - Law School
5,454
5.

Principles-Based Versus Rules-Based Accounting Standards: The Influence of Standard Precision and Audit Committee Strength on Financial Reporting Decisions

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
3,592
6.

Rational Judicial Behavior: A Statistical Study

University of Chicago Law School and University of Chicago Law School
3,446
7.

The Turing Test and the Legal Process

University of Central Florida
2,336
8.

Whose Eyes are You Going to Believe? Scott v. Harris and the Perils of Cognitive Illiberalism

Yale University - Law School, University of Pennsylvania Law School and George Washington University - Law School
2,256
9.

An Empirical Study of Class Action Settlements and Their Fee Awards

Vanderbilt Law School
2,208
10.

The Pleading Problem

University of Alabama - School of Law
1,822