This series is a general repository of manuscripts and articles demonstrating the strength and breadth of the legal scholarship and cross-disciplinary studies at Penn Law.

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Submissions from 2013

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An Ethical Duty to Protect One’s Own Information Privacy?, Anita L. Allen

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Bankruptcy Law as a Liquidity Provider, Kenneth M. Ayotte and David A. Skeel Jr.

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Protecting Consumers from Add-On Insurance Products: New Lessons for Insurance Regulation from Behavioral Economics, Tom Baker and Peter Siegelman

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Regulation by Liability Insurance: From Auto to Lawyers Professional Liability, Tom Baker and Rick Swedloff

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Copyright Infringement Markets, Shyamkrishna Balganesh

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Gandhi and Copyright Pragmatism, Shyamkrishna Balganesh

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Economic and Legal Arguments in PPL v. Commissioner, Michael S. Knoll

Good Enough for Government Work: Two Cheers for Content Neutrality, Seth F. Kreimer

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The Reality of Moral Imperatives in Liberal Religion, Howard Lesnick

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The Environmental Option, Gideon Parchomovsky and Endre Stavang

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Intellectual Property Defenses, Gideon Parchomovsky and Alex Stein

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Four Distinctions That Glanville Williams Did Not Make: The Practical Benefits of Examining the Interrelation Among Criminal Law Doctrines, Paul H. Robinson

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Institutional Choice in an Economic Crisis, David A. Skeel Jr.

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Is Bankruptcy the Answer for Troubled Cities and States?, David A. Skeel Jr.

Submissions from 2012

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Poisoning the Next Apple? How the America Invents Act Harms Inventors, David S. Abrams and R. Polk Wagner

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Happiness Surveys and Public Policy: What’s the Use?, Matthew D. Adler

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Well-Being and Fair Distribution: Beyond Cost-Benefit Analysis, Matthew D. Adler

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The Social Value of Mortality Risk Reduction: VSL vs. the Social Welfare Function Approach, Matthew D. Adler, James K. Hammitt, and Nicholas Treich

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Natural Law, Slavery, and the Right to Privacy Tort, Anita Allen

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Parallel Contract, Aditi Bagchi

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The Uneasy Case Against Copyright Trolls, Shyamkrishna Balganesh

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Triaging Appointed-Counsel Funding and Pro Se Access to Justice, Benjamin H. Barton and Stephanos Bibas

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Property Lost in Translation, Abraham Bell and Gideon Parchomovsky

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The Machinery of Criminal Justice, Stephanos Bibas

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A Tea Party at The Hague?, Stephen B. Burbank

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Whose Regulatory Interests? Outsourcing the Treaty Function, Stephen B. Burbank

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Leaving the Bench, 1970-2009: The Choices Federal Judges Make, What Influences Those Choices, and Their Consequences, Stephen B. Burbank, S. Jay Plager, and Gregory Ablavsky

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Endogenous Decentralization in Federal Environmental Policies, Howard F. Chang, Hilary Sigman, and Leah G. Traub

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A Dialogue on the Costs and Benefits of Automatic Stays for Derivatives and Repurchase Agreements, Darrell Duffie and David A. Skeel Jr.

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Regulation FD: An Alternative Approach to Addressing Information Asymmetry, Jill Fisch

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The Destructive Ambiguity of Federal Proxy Access, Jill Fisch

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The Trouble with Basic: Price Distortion after Halliburton, Jill E. Fisch

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The Long Road Back: Business Roundtable and the Future of SEC Rulemaking, Jill E. Fisch

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Dynamic Resolution of Large Financial Institutions, Thomas H. Jackson and David A. Skeel

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Mobile Phones and Crime Deterrence: An Underappreciated Link, Jonathan Klick, John MacDonald, and Thomas Stratmann

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The Effect of Any Willing Provider and Freedom of Choice Laws on Health Care Expenditures, Jonathan Klick and Joshua D. Wright

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The Connection Between Competitiveness and International Taxation, Michael S. Knoll

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Losing My Religion: The Place of Social Justice in Clinical Legal Education, Praveen Kosuri

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The Effect of Privately Provided Police Services on Crime, John M. MacDonald, Jonathan Klick, and Ben Grunwald

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What Is Tax Discrimination?, Ruth Mason and Michael S. Knoll

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Predicting Securities Fraud Settlements and Amounts: A Hierarchical Bayesian Model of Federal Securities Class Action Lawsuits, Blakeley B. McShane, Oliver P. Watson, Tom Baker, and Sean J. Griffith

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New Therapies, Old Problems, or, A Plea for Neuromodesty, Stephen J. Morse

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The Relational Contingency of Rights, Gideon Parchomovsky and Alex Stein

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Political Authority and Political Obligation, Stephen R. Perry

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Prison, Foster Care, and the Systemic Punishment of Black Mothers, Dorothy E. Roberts

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The Social Context of Oncofertility, Dorothy E. Roberts

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"Life Without Parole" Under Modern Theories of Punishment, Paul H. Robinson

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Natural Law & Lawlessness: Modern Lessons from Pirates, Lepers, Eskimos, and Survivors, Paul H. Robinson

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The Proper Role of the Community in Determining Criminal Liability and Punishment, Paul H. Robinson

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Shareholder Eugenics in the Public Corporation, Edward B. Rock

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Reconstruction and Resistance, Kermit Roosevelt III

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Valid Rule Due Process Challenges: Bond v. United States and Erie’s Constitutional Source, Kermit Roosevelt III

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A Concrete Shoe for Brand X?, David J. Shakow

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Who’s Afraid of the APA?, David J. Shakow

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Hauerwasian Christian Legal Theory, David A. Skeel Jr.

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States of Bankruptcy, David A. Skeel Jr.

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An Experiment on Mutual Fund Fees in Retirement Investing, Tess Wilkinson-Ryan and Jill E. Fisch

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Originalism and the Other Desegregation Decision, Ryan C. Williams

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Collegiality and Individual Dignity, Tobias Barrington Wolff

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Copyright and Personhood Revisited, Christopher S. Yoo

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Network Neutrality and the Need for a Technological Turn in Internet Scholarship, Christopher S. Yoo

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The Dynamic Internet: How Technology, Users, and Businesses Are Transforming the Network, Christopher S. Yoo

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When Antitrust Met Facebook, Christopher S. Yoo

Submissions from 2011

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Estimating the Deterrent Effect of Incarceration using Sentencing Enhancements, David S. Abrams

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Harsanyi 2.0, Matthew D. Adler

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Managing Moral Risk: The Case of Contract, Aditi Bagchi

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Who Should Talk? What Counts as Employee Voice and Who Stands to Gain, Aditi Bagchi

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Health Insurance, Risk, and Responsibility after the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act, Tom Baker

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The Shifting Terrain of Risk and Uncertainty on the Liability Insurance Field, Tom Baker

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The Law and Economics of Liability Insurance: A Theoretical and Empirical Review, Tom Baker and Peter Siegelman

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Regulating the Plea-Bargaining Market: From Caveat Emptor to Consumer Protection, Stephanos Bibas

Perceptions of Fairness and Justice: The Shared Aims & Occasional Conflicts of Legitimacy and Moral Credibility, Josh Bowers and Paul H. Robinson

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Private Enforcement of Statutory and Administrative Law in the United States (and Other Common Law Countries), Stephen B. Burbank, Sean Farhang, and Herbert M. Kritzer

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Adoption of the Responsibility to Protect, William W. Burke-White

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Voting Through Agents: How Mutual Funds Vote on Director Elections, Stephen J. Choi, Jill Fisch, and Marcel Kahan

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Are Those Who Ignore History Doomed to Repeat It?, Peter Decherney, Nathan Ensmenger, and Christopher S. Yoo

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The Genetic Information Nondiscrimination Act (GINA): Public Policy and Medical Practice in the Age of Personalized Medicine, Eric A. Feldman

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The Triumph and Tragedy of Tobacco Control: A Tale of Nine Nations, Eric A. Feldman and Ronald Bayer

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A Cost-Benefit Interpretation of the "Substantially Similar" Hurdle in the Congressional Review Act: Can OSHA Ever Utter the E-Word (Ergonomics) Again?, Adam M. Finkel and Jason W. Sullivan

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A Floating NAV for Money Market Funds: Fix or Fantasy?, Jill Fisch and Eric D. Roiter

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Rights-Based Theories of Accident Law, Gregory J. Hall

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When the Government is the Controlling Shareholder, Marcel Kahan and Edward B. Rock

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Introduction: Appreciating Bill Stuntz, Michael Klarman, David A. Skeel Jr., and Carol Steiker

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“Impact” in 3D—Maximizing Impact Through Transactional Clinics, Praveen Kosuri

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Pervasive Image Capture and the First Amendment: Memory, Discourse, and the Right to Record, Seth F. Kreimer

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Are Institutions and Empiricism Enough? A Review of Allen Buchanan, Human Rights, Legitimacy, and the Use of Force, Matthew J. Lister

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The Story of Frontiero v. Richardson, Serena Mayeri

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Gene-Environment Interactions, Criminal Responsibility, and Sentencing, Stephen J. Morse

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Genetics and criminal responsibility, Stephen J. Morse

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Mental Disorder and Criminal Law, Stephen J. Morse

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Neuroscience and the Future of Personhood and Responsibility, Stephen J. Morse

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Protecting Liberty and Autonomy: Desert/Disease Jurisprudence, Stephen J. Morse

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Severe Environmental Deprivation (aka RSB): A Tragedy, Not a Defense, Stephen J. Morse

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Collateral Consequences, Genetic Surveillance, and the New Biopolitics of Race, Dorothy E. Roberts

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Fatal Invention: How Science, Politics, and Big Business Re-create Race in the Twenty-first Century, Dorothy E. Roberts

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What’s Wrong with Race-Based Medicine?, Dorothy E. Roberts

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Are We Responsible for Who We Are? The Challenge for Criminal Law Theory in the Defenses of Coercive Indoctrination and "Rotten Social Background", Paul Robinson

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[A Brief Comparative Summary of the Criminal Law of the] United States, Paul H. Robinson

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Mercy, Crime Control & Moral Credibility, Paul H. Robinson

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Comments on [Israeli] Proposal for Structuring Judicial Discretion in Sentencing, Paul H. Robinson