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4 Feb 2019, 11:00 am by Paul Caron
Michael Simkovic (USC), Raising Tenure Standards Is No Free Lunch: Brian Leiter and Paul Caron both recently noted a study by Adam Chilton, Jonathan Masur, and Kyle Rozema which argues that law schools can increase average faculty productivity by making it harder for tenure track faculty to get tenure. [read post]
1 Feb 2019, 7:08 am by Michael Simkovic
Brian Leiter and Paul Caron both recently noted a study by Adam Chilton, Jonathan Masur, and Kyle Rozema which argues that law schools can increase... [read post]
1 Feb 2019, 3:00 am by Paul Caron
TaxProf Blog op-ed: Billionaire Taxes, by Michael Simkovic (USC): Alternatives to Elizabeth Warren’s ultra-high net-worth wealth tax are riddled with loopholes Senator Elizabeth Warren recently proposed an ultra-high net-worth wealth tax that would raise hundreds of billions in revenue per year while taking no money from 99.9% of U.S. households.... [read post]
26 Dec 2018, 2:44 pm by Steve Bainbridge
Michael Simkovic: In a thought provoking essay in the Chronicle of Higher Education, Professor Samuel Moyn argues that law schools' focus on judge made law in general, and the Supreme Court in... [[ This is a content summary only. [read post]
19 Dec 2018, 2:00 pm by Michael Simkovic
In a thought provoking essay in the Chronicle of Higher Education, Professor Samuel Moyn argues that law schools' focus on judge made law in general,... [read post]
16 Dec 2018, 9:53 pm by Michael Simkovic
The consulting firm McKinsey is a leading employer of graduates of elite law schools, business schools, medical schools, and other professional programs. [read post]
12 Dec 2018, 1:22 pm by Michael Simkovic
LSAC is rolling out several initiatives to make the LSAT more accessible, including a tablet-based version of the test that will increase the number and... [read post]
1 Dec 2018, 6:51 am by Michael Simkovic
The American Association of University Professors recently authorized an investigation of Vermont Law School following a restructuring that stripped most of Vermont's tenured faculty members... [read post]
2 Nov 2018, 11:23 am by Michael Simkovic
After crippling teachers unions in Wisconsin, the Republican controlled state government moved to slash education budgets and reduce educators' autonomy, both in K-12 education and... [read post]
7 Oct 2018, 3:34 pm by Michael Simkovic
From the Financial Times: "White House hawks earlier this year encouraged President Donald Trump to stop providing student visas to Chinese nationals, but the proposal... [read post]
29 Sep 2018, 12:45 pm by Michael Simkovic
Public pension funds in New York and California are increasingly considering Climate Change related risks as a criteria for guiding their investment decisions. [read post]
25 Sep 2018, 8:19 am by Michael Simkovic
A recent working paper by Caroline Hoxby (Stanford) suggests that the economic returns to online education (measured in terms of wage growth) may be too... [read post]
23 Sep 2018, 2:04 pm by Michael Simkovic
I've previously noted some of the outrageously implausible assumptions used by organizations with links to private student lenders (such as the New American Foundation, AEI,... [read post]
20 Sep 2018, 5:00 am by Michael Simkovic
The AALS today released a new report, Before the JD: Undergraduate Views on Law School, based on a survey with responses from 22,0000 college students... [read post]
6 Sep 2018, 5:50 pm by Michael Simkovic
In the Chronicle of Higher Education, Yale philosophy Professor Jason Stanley warns about rising neo-fascist tendencies around the world and related efforts to deligitimize universities.... [read post]
21 Aug 2018, 12:30 pm by Paul Caron
Michael Simkovic (USC), Should Online Education Come with an Asterisk on Transcripts? [read post]
16 Aug 2018, 11:07 am by Legal Skills Prof
Michael Simkovic (USC), Should Online Education Come with an Asterisk on Transcripts? [read post]