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The Journal of Legal Studies

1974 - 2022

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Volume 47, issue S1, 2018

Optimal Design of Guest Worker Programs: An Introduction pp. S1 - S4 Downloads
Adam S. Chilton, Tom Ginsburg and Eric A. Posner
Testing for Repugnance in Economic Transactions: Evidence from Guest Work in the Gulf pp. S5 - S44 Downloads
Michael Clemens
Why Countries Sign Bilateral Labor Agreements pp. S45 - S88 Downloads
Adam S. Chilton and Eric A. Posner
Labor Immigration Policies in High-Income Countries: Variations across Political Regimes and Varieties of Capitalism pp. S89 - S127 Downloads
Martin Ruhs
Reflections on the Role of Law in the Gulf Migration System pp. S129 - S147 Downloads
Andrew Gardner
On the Rights of Temporary Migrants pp. S149 - S168 Downloads
Christian Barry and Luara Ferracioli
Guest Worker Programs and Reasonable, Feasible Cosmopolitanism pp. S169 - S194 Downloads
Richard Arneson
A Property Rights Approach to Temporary Work Visas pp. S195 - S227 Downloads
Alessandra Casella and Adam B. Cox
Circles of Trust: A Proposal for Better Migrant Screening pp. S229 - S245 Downloads
Tom Ginsburg and Alberto Simpser
Global Reputation for Guest Workers pp. S247 - S269 Downloads
Moran Sadeh

Volume 47, issue 2, 2018

Copyright Protection and Cumulative Creation: Evidence from Early Twentieth-Century Music pp. 235 - 268 Downloads
Stephanie Holmes Didwania
Judicial Effort and the Appeals System: Theory and Experiment pp. 269 - 294 Downloads
Eberhard Feess and Roee Sarel
Legal Centralization: A Tocquevillian View pp. 295 - 323 Downloads
Bertrand Crettez, Bruno Deffains and Olivier Musy
Tailoring Negligence Standards to Accident Records pp. 325 - 348 Downloads
Alice Guerra and Tobias Hlobil
Estimating the Effect of Leisure on Judicial Performance pp. 349 - 390 Downloads
Tom S. Clark, Benjamin G. Engst and Jeffrey K. Staton
On the Perils of Commitment to Punishment when Criminals Are Strategic pp. 391 - 418 Downloads
Shaun Larcom and Mare Sarr
The Systems Fallacy: A Genealogy and Critique of Public Policy and Cost-Benefit Analysis pp. 419 - 447 Downloads
Bernard E. Harcourt

Volume 47, issue 1, 2018

The Legal Academy's Ideological Uniformity pp. 1 - 43 Downloads
Adam Bonica, Adam Chilton, Kyle Rozema and Maya Sen
Reputation and Litigation: Why Costly Legal Sanctions Can Work Better than Reputational Sanctions pp. 45 - 82 Downloads
Scott Baker and Albert H. Choi
Does Reason Writing Reduce Decision Bias? Experimental Evidence from Judges in China pp. 83 - 118 Downloads
Zhuang Liu
What Drives Bankruptcy Forum Shopping? Evidence from Market Data pp. 119 - 149 Downloads
Jared A. Ellias
Detection and Correction of Case-Publication Bias pp. 151 - 180 Downloads
Edward K. Cheng
In-Kind Transfers and the Law of Torts pp. 181 - 207 Downloads
Assaf Jacob, Alon Klement and Yuval Procaccia
Improved Statistical Methods for the Calculation of Damages in Discrimination Lawsuits pp. 209 - 234 Downloads
Scott Susin and Ioan Voicu

Volume 46, issue 2, 2017

The Inevitability and Ubiquity of Cycling in All Feasible Legal Regimes: A Formal Proof pp. 237 - 280 Downloads
Leo Katz and Alvaro Sandroni
Harmful, Harmless, and Beneficial Uncertainty in Law pp. 281 - 307 Downloads
Scott Baker and Alex Raskolnikov
Discretionary Disenfranchisement: The Case of Legal Financial Obligations pp. 309 - 338 Downloads
Marc Meredith and Michael Morse
Shared Ownership of Intangible Property Rights: The Case of Patent Coassignments pp. 339 - 369 Downloads
Andrea Fosfuri, Christian Helmers and Catherine Roux
Affiliation Bias in Arbitration: An Experimental Approach pp. 371 - 398 Downloads
Sergio Puig and Anton Strezhnev
Stretch It but Don't Break It: The Hidden Cost of Contract Framing pp. 399 - 426 Downloads
Richard R. W. Brooks, Alexander Stremitzer and Stephan Tontrup
Patient Patents: Can Certain Types of Patent Litigation Be Beneficially Delayed? pp. 427 - 448 Downloads
Doug Lichtman

Volume 46, issue 1, 2017

You Are in Charge: Experimentally Testing the Motivating Power of Holding a Judicial Office pp. 1 - 50 Downloads
Christoph Engel and Lilia Zhurakhovska
After the Override: An Empirical Analysis of Shadow Precedent pp. 51 - 92 Downloads
Brian J. Broughman and Deborah A. Widiss
Mandatory Minimums and the Sentencing of Federal Drug Crimes pp. 93 - 128 Downloads
David Bjerk
Board Interlocks and Outside Directors' Protection pp. 129 - 160 Downloads
Michal Barzuza and Quinn Curtis
Vicarious Liability for Managerial Myopia pp. 161 - 185 Downloads
James Cameron Spindler
Jurors' Presumption of Innocence pp. 187 - 206 Downloads
Nicholas Scurich and Richard S. John
Adam Smith, Prophet of Law and Economics pp. 207 - 236 Downloads
Paul G. Mahoney

Volume 45, issue S2, 2016

Contracting over Privacy: Introduction pp. S1 - S11 Downloads
Omri Ben-Shahar and Lior Jacob Strahilevitz
Self-Regulation and Competition in Privacy Policies pp. S13 - S39 Downloads
Florencia Marotta-Wurgler
Simplification of Privacy Disclosures: An Experimental Test pp. S41 - S67 Downloads
Omri Ben-Shahar and Adam Chilton
Is Privacy Policy Language Irrelevant to Consumers? pp. S69 - S95 Downloads
Lior Jacob Strahilevitz and Matthew B. Kugler
A Query-Theory Perspective of Privacy Decision Making pp. S97 - S121 Downloads
Idris Adjerid, Sonam Samat and Alessandro Acquisti
Contracting for Privacy Precaution (and a Laffer Curve for Crime) pp. S123 - S136 Downloads
Ian Ayres
Optimal Defaults in Consumer Markets pp. S137 - S161 Downloads
Oren Bar-Gill and Omri Ben-Shahar
Ambiguity in Privacy Policies and the Impact of Regulation pp. S163 - S190 Downloads
Joel R. Reidenberg, Jaspreet Bhatia, Travis D. Breaux and Thomas B. Norton
Do Privacy Notices Matter? Comparing the Impact of Violating Formal Privacy Notices and Informal Privacy Norms on Consumer Trust Online pp. S191 - S215 Downloads
Kirsten Martin

Volume 45, issue 2, 2016

The Supreme Court, the Media, and Public Opinion: Comparing Experimental and Observational Methods pp. 223 - 254 Downloads
Katerina Linos and Kimberly Twist
Justice Is Less Blind, and Less Legalistic, than We Thought: Evidence from an Experiment with Real Judges pp. 255 - 280 Downloads
Holger Spamann and Lars Klöhn
Relative Judgments pp. 281 - 330 Downloads
Adi Leibovitch
Black Sheep or Scapegoats? Implementable Monitoring Policies under Unobservable Levels of Misbehavior pp. 331 - 366 Downloads
Berno Buechel and Gerd Muehlheusser
Prenups pp. 367 - 400 Downloads
Peter Leeson and Joshua Pierson
Supreme Court Justices' Loyalty to the President pp. 401 - 436 Downloads
Lee Epstein and Eric A. Posner
Is the Government Fiscally Blind? An Empirical Examination of the Effect of the Compensation Requirement on Eminent-Domain Exercises pp. 437 - 469 Downloads
Ronit Levine-Schnur and Gideon Parchomovsky
The Heavy Costs of High Bail: Evidence from Judge Randomization pp. 471 - 505 Downloads
Arpit Gupta, Christopher Hansman and Ethan Frenchman

Volume 45, issue 1, 2016

The Prison Boom and Sentencing Policy pp. 1 - 41 Downloads
Derek Neal and Armin Rick
A Theory of Whistleblower Rewards pp. 43 - 72 Downloads
Yehonatan Givati
Law Enforcement in a Federal System: On the Strategic Choice of Sanction Levels pp. 73 - 103 Downloads
Tim Friehe and Thomas J. Miceli
Punitive Police? Agency Costs, Law Enforcement, and Criminal Procedure pp. 105 - 141 Downloads
Dhammika Dharmapala, Nuno Garoupa and Richard H. McAdams
Multiple Causation, Apportionment, and the Shapley Value pp. 143 - 171 Downloads
Samuel Ferey and Pierre Dehez
Sharing Residual Liability: The Cheapest Cost Avoider Revisited pp. 173 - 201 Downloads
Emanuela Carbonara, Alice Guerra and Francesco Parisi
Evenwel, Voting Power, and Dual Districting pp. 203 - 221 Downloads
Paul H. Edelman
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