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BlawgConomics

BlawgConomics

Explores the intersection of law and economics. By Joshua Sturtevant.

http://blawgconomics.blogspot.com/
  • Nov 5

    The Problem with Libertarianism

    The Problem with Libertarianism
    Libertarianism has created some excitement among the American masses recently in lock-step with the perception that government interference in citizens' lives is on the rise. However, opponents like to point out that libertarianism…
  • Nov 4

    Obamacare Proving My Point Better Than I Ever Could

    Obamacare Proving My Point Better Than I Ever Could
    I have spoken unfavorably about Obamacare many times on this page. While I didn't like the voting process related to it, the forced coverage language or the taxes and the rising costs that would necessarily be associated…
  • Nov 2

    The Price of Liberty...

    The Price of Liberty...
    I had to make a quick stop into the office this morning. Unfortunately, part of the Metro system I would have taken was closed. Fear not dear readers - this was due to weekend track work, not a lesser-reported government…
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Chinese Law Prof Blog

Chinese Law Prof Blog

Edited by Donald C. Clarke.

http://lawprofessors.typepad.com/china_law_prof_blog/
Rank this Week: 870

Concurring Opinions

Concurring Opinions

Group blog with a broad emphasis on legal topics. By Professors Daniel J. Solove, Kaimipono Wenger, Dave Hoffman, Frank Pasquale, Deven Desai, Danielle Citron, Lawrence Cunningham, Sarah Waldeck, Jaya Ramji-Nogales, Solangel Maldonado and Gerard Magliocca.

http://www.concurringopinions.com
  • Mar 2

    The Arizona Redistricting Case

    The Arizona Redistricting Case
    The press reports of today’s oral argument suggest that the Court will find the Arizona state constitutional amendment unconstitutional.  The Justices evidently think that the state legislature does have standing and that the…
  • Mar 2

    Warren Buffett & Charlie Munger Annotated by Experts in Wall Street Journal

    Warren Buffett & Charlie Munger Annotated by Experts in Wall Street Journal
    Warren Buffett’s latest letter to Berkshire Hathaway shareholders is annotated in The Wall Street Journal by 30 professors, authors, and investors.  Editors Erik Holm and Anupreeta Das assigned…
  • Mar 2

    FAN 49.1 (First Amendment News) Court takes no action in pending free speech case

    FAN 49.1 (First Amendment News) Court takes no action in pending free speech case
    The Court has just released its orders from the February 27th Conference. There were no cert grants or denials in any of the pending petitions listed below. Some opinions may be released next week.   THE COURT’S…
Rank this Week: 42

Conglomerate

Conglomerate

Covers business, law, economics and society. By Professors Gordon Smith, Christine Hurt, Lisa Fairfax, David Zarin, Usha Rodrigues, and Erik Gerding

http://www.theconglomerate.org/
Rank this Week: 121

JOTWELL - The Journal of Things We…

JOTWELL - The Journal of Things We Like (Lots)

Edited by University of Miami School of Law Professor Michael Froomkin, The Journal of Things We Like (Lots)–JOTWELL–invites law professors to join us in filling a telling gap in legal scholarship by creating a space where legal academics will go to identify, celebrate, and discuss the best new legal scholarship.

http://jotwell.com/
  • Mar 2

    The Law and Economics of the Civil Rights Revolution

    The Law and Economics of the Civil Rights Revolution
    Gavin Wright, Sharing the Prize: The Economics of the Civil Rights Revolution in the American South (2013).Christopher SchmidtQuantitative scholars too often seem intent on sucking the complexities and nuances out of history. Sometimes,…
  • Feb 27

    Making Cost Sharing Fairer and More Effective

    Making Cost Sharing Fairer and More Effective
    Christopher T. Robertson, Scaling Cost-Sharing to Wages: How Employers Can Reduce Health Spending and Provide Greater Economic Security, 14 Yale J. Health Pol’y L. & Ethics 239 (2014), available at SSRN.David OrentlicherWhile many…
  • Feb 25

    Judicial Competition for Case Filings in Civil Litigation

    Judicial Competition for Case Filings in Civil Litigation
    Daniel Klerman & Greg Reilly, Forum Selling, USC Center for Law and Social Science Research Papers Series No. CLASS14-35, available at SSRN.Allan ErbsenScholars have extensively explored how outcomes in civil litigation can hinge on an…
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PCT Law Group's Legal Insights

PCT Law Group's Legal Insights

Covers civil litigation and employment law.

http://pctlg.com/pct-law-group-legal-insights/
  • Feb 13

    FLSA Claim Survives Motion to Dismi

    FLSA Claim Survives Motion to Dismi
    It is fairly rare that a Defendant will file a Rule 12(b)(6) Motion to Dismiss a routine Fair Labor Standards Act (“FLSA”) overtime claim – plaintiff worked more than forty hours in a week and was not paid overtime –…
  • Feb 9

    Georgetown Professor Takes Seat on Fourth Circuit

    Georgetown Professor Takes Seat on Fourth Circuit
    Pamela Harris, a visiting professor at the Georgetown, has joined the Fourth U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals. US Senator Ben Cardin (D-MD) praised Harris on the Senate floor, saying, “When it comes to Supreme Court litigation, I…
  • Feb 5

    Cosmetics Department in Retail Store Can Be Collective Bargaining Unit

    Cosmetics Department in Retail Store Can Be Collective Bargaining Unit
    The National Labor Relations Board ruled that the fragrances and cosmetics department in a retail store could be considered a single collective bargaining unit, without requiring the assent of the remaining store…
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The Volokh Conspiracy

The Volokh Conspiracy

By Eugene Volokh, Dale Carpenter, David Kopel, David Bernstein, David Post, Erik Jaffe, Ilya Somin, Jim Lindgren, Jonathan Adler, Kevan Choset, Orin Kerr, Randy Barnett, Russell Korobkin, Sasha Volokh, Stuart Benjamin, Todd Zywicki & Tyler Cowen.

http://www.volokh.com/
  • Mar 2

    [Eugene Volokh] Missouri Constitution’s right to bear arms covers many nonviolent felon

    [Eugene Volokh] Missouri Constitution’s right to bear arms covers many nonviolent felon
    So a Missouri trial court held Friday, in Raymond Robinson; Missouri’s right to bear arms provision had been strengthened last year. Missouri law bans gun possession by anyone who has a felony conviction, and the court had to decide…
  • Mar 2

    [Randy Barnett] Lobbying the Chief Justice (again)

    [Randy Barnett] Lobbying the Chief Justice (again)
    Back in May 2012, after the progressive intelligentsia had launched its “Disdain Campaign” against the conservative justices in general and Chief Justice Roberts in particular, but before the Supreme Court announced its decision,…
  • Mar 2

    [Sasha Volokh] An “easy” answer to the infamous Monty Hall problem

    [Sasha Volokh] An “easy” answer to the infamous Monty Hall problem
    You may have heard of the so-called Monty Hall problem: you’re on a game show, there are three doors, and there’s a car behind one door. You choose door 1. The host, Monty, opens a door which (1) is different than the door you…
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