Scholarship Archives

Faculty Scholarship

USC Law faculty is committed to scholarship, publishing articles in a variety of journals and reviews. Faculty members also present their work at conferences and symposiums and serve on panel discussions and at workshops. Below is a list of their endeavors.

July 2014

Publications

  • Sofia Gruskin

    “What’s pregnancy got to do with it? Late presentation to HIV/AIDS services in Northeastern Brazil,” AIDS Care (with I. Dourado, S. MacCarthy, C. Lima, M. Veras, L. Kerr, and A. Maria de Brito)

  • Thomas D. Lyon

    “Eliciting maltreated and non-maltreated children’s transgression disclosures:  Narrative practice rapport building and a putative confession,” Child Development (with L. Wandrey, E.C.Ahern, R. Licht, M.Sim & J.A. Quas).

  • John Matsusaka

    “Disentangling the Direct and Indirect Effects of the Voter Initiative," Public Choice

  • Clare Pastore

    Gideon is My Co-Pilot: The Promise of Civil Right to Counsel Pilot Programs,” U.D.C. Law Review

Acceptances

  • Sofia Gruskin

    “Air Pollution, Health, and Human Rights,” Lancet Respiratory Medicine (with JM Samet for the Forum of International Respiratory Societies working group collaboration)

  • Daniel Klerman

    "Rethinking Personal Jurisdiction," Journal of Legal Analysis

  • Daniel Klerman

    “Economic Analysis of Subject Matter Jurisdiction Waiver: A Response to Professor Buehler,” Washington Law Review Online

  • Daniel Klerman

    “Inferences from Litigated Cases,” Journal of Legal Studies (lead article of June 2014 issue) (with Yoon-Ho Alex Lee)

  • Daniel Klerman

    “Economics of Legal History,” in Oxford Handbook of Law & Economics (edited by Francesco Parisi)

  • Yoon-Ho Alex Lee

    “Inferences from Litigated Cases,” Journal of Legal Studies (lead article of June 2014 issue) (with Daniel Klerman)

  • George Lefcoe

    “The Devise of TIF Funded Redevelopment in California,” National Tax Journal (with Charles Swenson)

  • Thomas D. Lyon

    "Social and cognitive factors associated with children’s secret keeping for a  parent,” Child Development (with H. M. Gordon and K. Lee)

Working Papers

  • Kim Shayo Buchanan

    “When is HIV a Crime? Sexuality, Gender and Consent,” posted to SSRN and BePress

  • Gregory Keating

    “Strict Liability Wrongs,” posted to SSRN and BePress

  • Gregory Keating

    “When is Emotional Distress Harm?” posted to SSRN and BePress

  • Edward Kleinbard

    "'Competitiveness' Has Nothing To Do With It," posted to SSRN and BePress

  • Daniel Klerman

    “Economic Analysis of Subject Matter Jurisdiction Waiver: A Response to Professor Buehler,” posted to SSRN and BePress

  • Daniel Klerman

    “Inside the Caucus: An Empirical Analysis of Mediation from Within,” posted to SSRN and BePress (with Lisa Klerman)

  • Daniel Klerman

    “Economics of Legal History,” posted to SSRN and BePress

  • Lisa Klerman

    “Inside the Caucus: An Empirical Analysis of Mediation from Within,” posted to SSRN and BePress (with Daniel Klerman)

  • Dan Simon

    “Symposium: Criminal Law at the Crossroads: Turn to Accuracy,” posted to SSRN and BePress

  • Abby K. Wood

    "Twombly and Iqbal at the State Level," posted to SSRN and BePress (with Roger Michalski)

  • Abby K. Wood

    "The Paradox of Agency Responsiveness: A FOIA Experiment," posted to SSRN and BePress (with David E. Lewis)

Presentations/Lectures/Workshops

  • Jonathan Barnett

    “From Patent Thickets to Patent Networks: The Legal Infrastructure of the Digital Economy,” Summer Institute of the Center for the Protection of Intellectual Property, George Mason University School of Law

  • Jonathan Barnett

    “From Patent Thickets to Patent Networks: The Legal Infrastructure of the Digital Economy,” Annual Conference of the Western Economics Association, Denver

  • Sofia Gruskin

    “Critical Justice: Human Rights, Legal Issues and HIV,” The International AIDS Conference, Melbourne, Australia

  • Gillian Hadfield

    “Scaffolding: Using formal contracts to build informal relations in support of innovation,” Center for Economic Policy Research, European Summer Symposium in Economic Theory, Gerzensee Switzerland

  • Gillian Hadfield

    “The Cost of Law: Why We Need Radical Change to Uphold the a Rule of Law,” Ontario Crown Counsel Summer School, McMaster University

  • Gillian Hadfield

    “The Changing Landscape of Legal Innovation,” Hague Institute for the Internationalisation of Law, The Hague

  • Gillian Hadfield

    “Scaffolding: Using formal contracts to build informal relations in support of innovation,” Comparative Law and Economics Forum, Columbia University

  • Gillian Hadfield

    “Microfoundations of Law,” International Society for New Institutional Economics, Duke University

  • Gregory Keating

    “The Idea of Enterprise Liability,” Obligations VII Conference, Hong Kong

  • Gregory Keating

    “Responsibility in Tort for Innocent and Justified Wrongs,” William and Mary Private Law Theory Workshop, William and Mary Law School

  • Thomas D. Lyon

    “Child Witnesses: Suggestibility, Reliability, and Competency,” Riverside County District Attorney’s Office

  • Wayne Sandholtz

    "Juggling Rights, Juggling Politics: Amnesty Laws and the Inter-American Court," International Studies Association/FLACSO Conference, Buenos Aires

Other

  • Elizabeth Garrett

    Elizabeth Garrett was listed among the top ten law faculty in election law by scholarly impact, 2009-2013: http://electionlawblog.org/?p=63297

  • Sofia Gruskin

    Sofia Gruskin was the academic partner leading the overall development and coordination of three World Health Organization documents released in July.

  • Gillian Hadfield

    Gillian Hadfield was appointed as aFellow of the USC Center for Excellence in Teaching.

  • Edward Kleinbard

    Ed Kleinbard’s paper, "'Competitiveness' Has Nothing To Do With It," was recently listed on SSRN's Top Ten download list for All SSRN Journals.

  • Daniel Klerman

    Dan Klerman and Lisa Klerman’s paper, “Inside the Caucus: An Empirical Analysis of Mediation from Within,” was recently listed on SSRN's Top Ten download list for PSN: Negotiation & Conflict Resolution.

  • Lisa Klerman

    Lisa Klerman and Daniel Klerman’s paper, “Inside the Caucus: An Empirical Analysis of Mediation from Within,” was recently listed on SSRN's Top Ten download list for PSN: Negotiation & Conflict Resolution.

  • Julie A. Ryan

    Julie Ryan testified as a subject-matter witness at a State Senate Banking & Financial Institutions Committee hearing on proposed legislation which would exempt from state broker-dealer registration requirements persons acting as finders in securities transactions. The bill was unanimously approved by the Committee and has now moved to Senate Appropriations.

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