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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 7 Dec 2016

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1 9,692 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 5,233 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 4,286 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 3,277 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
5 2,154 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
6 2,092 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, Temple University - James E. Beasley School of Law and George Washington University - Law School
Date posted to database: 25 Mar 2008
Last Revised: 16 Apr 2013
7 1,991 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
8 1,598 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
9 1,593 The Pleading Problem
Adam Steinman
University of Alabama - School of Law
Date posted to database: 3 Aug 2009
Last Revised: 18 Jul 2014
10 3,369 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

RECENT TOP PAPERS for all papers first announced in the last 60 days
8 Oct 2016 through 7 Dec 2016

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1 493 Micro-Symposium: Richard Posner's 'What is Obviously Wrong with the Federal Judiciary'
Ross E. Davies, Timothy Delaune, Swift Edgar, Jonathan Mermin, William Baude, Stephen E. Sachs, Richard A. Posner and Eric Segall
George Mason University - Antonin Scalia Law School, Faculty, SUNY Cortland, Wachtell, Lipton, Rosen & Katz, Preti, Flaherty, Beliveau & Pachios, University of Chicago - Law School, Duke University School of Law, University of Chicago Law School and Georgia State University College of Law
Date posted to database: 28 Nov 2016
Last Revised: 4 Dec 2016
2 359 Multiple Chancellors: Reforming the National Injunction
Samuel L. Bray
UCLA School of Law
Date posted to database: 5 Nov 2016
Last Revised: 23 Nov 2016
3 300 Clarence Thomas the Questioner
RonNell Andersen Jones and Aaron Nielson
University of Utah and Brigham Young University - J. Reuben Clark Law School
Date posted to database: 1 Nov 2016
Last Revised: 1 Nov 2016
4 129 The End of an Era? Federal Civil Procedure After the 2015 Amendments
Adam Steinman
University of Alabama - School of Law
Date posted to database: 8 Oct 2016
Last Revised: 8 Oct 2016
5 117 Brief of Amici Curiae 56 Professors of Law and Economics in Support of Petition for Writ of Certiorari in TC Heartland LLC v. Kraft Foods Group Brands LLC, No. 16-341
Colleen V. Chien, Mark A. Lemley, Brian J. Love and Arti K. Rai
Santa Clara University - School of Law, Stanford Law School, Santa Clara University School of Law and Duke University School of Law
Date posted to database: 18 Oct 2016
Last Revised: 10 Nov 2016
6 107 Tyson Foods and the Future of Statistical Adjudication
Robert G. Bone
University of Texas School of Law
Date posted to database: 27 Oct 2016
Last Revised: 2 Nov 2016
7 106 The Law (?) of the Lincoln Assassination
Martin Lederman
Georgetown University Law Center
Date posted to database: 20 Oct 2016
Last Revised: 20 Oct 2016
8 88 Analyzing Avoidance: Judicial Strategy in Comparative Perspective
Erin F. Delaney
Northwestern University - Pritzker School of Law
Date posted to database: 25 Oct 2016
Last Revised: 30 Oct 2016
9 80 A 'Second Magna Carta': The English Habeas Corpus Act and the Statutory Origins of the Habeas Privilege
Amanda L. Tyler
University of California, Berkeley - School of Law
Date posted to database: 9 Oct 2016
Last Revised: 26 Oct 2016
10 58 Gridlock?
Josh Chafetz
Cornell Law School
Date posted to database: 10 Nov 2016
Last Revised: 10 Nov 2016





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