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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 20 Feb 2017

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1 10,355 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 5,258 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 4,470 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 3,397 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 3,292 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 2,176 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 2,113 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 2,008 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 1,622 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
22 Dec 2016 through 20 Feb 2017

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1 444 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: 30 Jan 2017
2 377 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
3 170 ‘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: 17 Feb 2017
4 135 Do More Interpretive Sources Mean More Discretion?
Adam M. Samaha
New York University School of Law
Date posted to database: 23 Dec 2016
Last Revised: 29 Dec 2016
5 111 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
6 96 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
7 88 Judicial Departmentalism: An Introduction
Kevin C. Walsh
University of Richmond - School of Law
Date posted to database: 14 Dec 2016
Last Revised: 14 Dec 2016
8 67 California's View of 'Related to' Specific Jurisdiction
Scott Dodson
University of California Hastings College of the Law
Date posted to database: 24 Jan 2017
Last Revised: 10 Feb 2017
9 67 The Triangle of Law and the Role of Evidence in Class Action Litigation
Jonah B. Gelbach
University of Pennsylvania Law School
Date posted to database: 26 Jan 2017
Last Revised: 2 Feb 2017
10 63 One Good Plaintiff is not Enough
Aaron-Andrew P. Bruhl
William & Mary Law School
Date posted to database: 19 Jan 2017
Last Revised: 16 Feb 2017





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