Arizona Legal Studies Publications

This working paper series disseminates works of faculty and, occasionally, of students prior to publication. Abstracts and electronic copies of all working papers are available at the Social Science Research Network (SSRN). For more information, contact Faculty Scholarship Coordinator Leah Sandwell-Weiss.

2013

  • Bambauer, Derek, 

    Ghost in the Network, Arizona Legal Studies Discussion Paper No 13-16 (2013), published at 162 U. Pa. L. Rev. 1011 (2014).

    ALS Series Number: 13-16
    Available at: http://ssrn.com/abstract=2232471
  • White, Brent, 

    Urban Decay, Austerity, and the Rule of Law, Arizona Legal Studies Discussion Paper No 13-15 (2013), published at 64 Emory L.J. 1 (2014) (co-author, with Simone M. Sepe & Saura Masconale).

    ALS Series Number: 13-15
    Available at: http://ssrn.com/abstract=2230652
  • Sepe, Simone, 

    Regulating Risk and Governance in Banks:  A Contractarian Perspective, Arizona Legal Studies Discussion Paper No. 13-14 (2013), published at 62 Emory L.J. 327 (2012).

    ALS Series Number: 13-14
    Available at: http://ssrn.com/abstract=2227499
  • Wexler, David, 

    Getting and Giving: What Therapeutic Jurisprudence Can Get From and Give to Positive Criminology, Arizona Legal Studies Discussion Paper No. 13-13 (2013), published at 6 Phoenix L. Rev. 907 (2013).

    ALS Series Number: 13-13
    Available at: http://ssrn.com/abstract=2220509
  • Marcus, David, 

    Trans-Substantivity and the Processes of American Law, Arizona Legal Studies Discussion Paper No. 13-12 (2013), published at 2013 BYU L. Rev. 1191.

    ALS Series Number: 13-12
    Available at: http://ssrn.com/abstract=2220505
  • Marcus, David, 

    The History of the Modern Class Action, Part I: Sturm Und Drang, 1953-1980, Arizona Legal Studies Discussion Paper No. 13-11 (2013), published at 90 Wash. U. L. Rev. 587 (2013).

    ALS Series Number: 13-11
    Available at: http://ssrn.com/abstract=2220452
  • Orbach, Barak, 

    What is Government Failure?, Arizona Legal Studies Discussion Paper No. 13-10 (2013), published at 30 Yale J. on Reg. 44 (2013).

    ALS Series Number: 13-10
    Available at: http://ssrn.com/abstract=2219709 Available at:
  • Massaro, Toni, 

    Some Realism about Liberal Constitutionalism, Arizona Legal Studies Discussion Paper No. 13-09 (2013), published at 28 Const. Comment. 383 (2013) (reviewing James E. Fleming & Linda C. McClain, Ordered Liberty:  Rights, Responsibilities, and Virtues (2013)).

    ALS Series Number: 13-09
    Available at: http://ssrn.com/abstract=2218400
  • Sepe, Simone, 

    Give 'Em Enough Rope:  Optimal Design of Executive Pay and Rent Extraction, Arizona Legal Studies Discussion Paper No. 13-08 (2013), published at 89 Tex. L. Rev. See Also 143 (2010).

    ALS Series Number: 13-08
    Available at: http://ssrn.com/abstract=2214708
  • Braucher, Jean, 

    Preface, Revisiting the Contracts Scholarship of Stewart Macaulay:  On the Empirical and the Lyrical, Arizona Legal Studies Discussion Paper No. 13-07 (2013), published at Revisiting the Contracts Scholarship of Stewart Macaulay: On the Empirical and the Lyrical vii (Jean Braucher, John Kidwell, & William C. Whitford eds., 2013) (co-author, with William C. Whitford).

    ALS Series Number: 13-07
    Available at: http://ssrn.com/abstract=2211616
  • Bambauer, Derek, 

    Privacy Versus Security, Arizona Legal Studies Discussion Paper No. 13-06 (2013), published at 103 J. Crim. L. & Criminology 667 (2013).

    ALS Series Number: 13-06
    Available at: http://ssrn.com/abstract=2208824
  • Orbach, Barak, 

    How Antitrust Lost Its Goal, Arizona Legal Studies Discussion Paper No. 13-05 (2013), published at 81 Fordham L. Rev. 2253 (2013).

    ALS Series Number: 13-05
    Available at: http://ssrn.com/abstract=2207250
  • Wexler, David, 

    Employing the “Last Best Offer” Approach in Criminal Settlement Conferences:  The Therapeutic Application of an Arbitration Technique in Judicial Mediation, Arizona Legal Studies Discussion Paper No. 13-04 (2013), published at 6 Phoenix L. Rev. 843 (2013) (co-author, with Michael D. Jones).

    ALS Series Number: 13-04
    Available at: http://ssrn.com/abstract=2208050
  • Sjostrom, William, 

    Rebalancing Private Placement Regulation, Arizona Legal Studies Discussion Paper No. 13-03 (2013), published at 36 Seattle U. L. Rev. 1143 (2013).

    ALS Series Number: 13-03
    Available at: http://ssrn.com/abstract=2201113
  • Atwood, Barbara, 

    A New Uniform Law for Premarital and Marital Agreements, Arizona Legal Studies Discussion Paper No. 13-02 (2013), published at 46 Fam. L.Q. 313 (2012) (co-author, with Brian H. Bix).

    ALS Series Number: 13-02
    Available at: http://ssrn.com/abstract=2196527
  • Spece, Jr., Roy, 

    Comparing Certain Aspects of U.S. and Costa Rican Medical Malpractice Compensation Systems: Bad News for Costa Ricans and Medical Tourists to Costa Rica?, Arizona Legal Studies Discussion Paper No. 13-01 (2013), published at 30 Ariz. J. Int'l & Comp. L. 187 (2013) (co-author, with Federico Torrealba, Carmen Garcia Downing, & Rose Marie Ibanez).

    ALS Series Number: 13-01
    Available at: http://ssrn.com/abstract=2196645

2012

  • Engel, Kirsten, 

    Adaptation and the Courtroom: Judging Climate Science, Arizona Legal Studies Discussion Paper No. 12-38 (2012), published at 3 Mich. J. Envtl. & Admin. L. 1 (2013) (co-author, with Jonathan Overpeck).

    ALS Series Number: 12-38
    Available at: http://ssrn.com/abstract=2185616
  • Wexler, David, 

    All Eyes and Ears on TJ:  A Collection of Videos and Audios Relating to Therapeutic Jurisprudence, Arizona Legal Studies Discussion Paper No. 12-37 (2012), published at 3 Accord:  Legal J. Prac. 209 (2014) (co-author, with Samira Yassin Hernández & Lonny García Hernández).

    ALS Series Number: 12-37
    Available at: http://ssrn.com/abstract=2178647
  • Robertson, Christopher, 

    The Inability to Self-Diagnose Bias, Arizona Legal Studies Discussion Paper No. 12-35 (2012) (co-author, with David Yokum & Matt Palmer), published at 96 Denver U. L. Rev. 869 (2019).

    ALS Series Number: 12-35
    Available at: http://ssrn.com/abstract=2109894
  • Rose, Carol, 

    Property and Emerging Environmental Issues - The Optimists vs. the Pessimists, Arizona Legal Studies Discussion Paper No. 12-34 (2012), published at 1 Wm. & Mary Brigham-Kanner Prop. Rts. Conf. J. 405 (2012).

    ALS Series Number: 12-34
    Available at: http://ssrn.com/abstract=2165525
  • Robertson, Christopher, 

    A Randomized Study of How Physicians Interpret Research Funding Disclosures, Arizona Legal Studies Discussion Paper No. 12-33 (2012), published at 369 New Eng. J. Med. 1119 (2012) (co-author, with Aaron S. Kesselheim, et al.).

    ALS Series Number: 12-33
    Available at: http://ssrn.com/abstract=2163666 Available at:
  • Orbach, Barak, 

    Invisible Lawmaking, Arizona Legal Studies Discussion Paper No. 12-32 (2012), published at 79 U. Chi. L. Rev. Dialogue 1 (2012).

    ALS Series Number: 12-32
    Available at: http://ssrn.com/abstract=2157079 Available at:
  • Robertson, Christopher, 

    Effect of Financial Relationships on the Behavior of Healthcare Professionals, Arizona Legal Studies Discussion Paper No. 12-30 (2012), published at 40 J.L. Med. & Ethics 452 (2012) (co-author, with Susannah Rose & Aaron S. Kesselheim).

    ALS Series Number: 12-30
    Available at: http://ssrn.com/abstract=2121535 Available at:
  • Robertson, Christopher, 

    The Split Benefit:  The Painless Way to Put Skin Back in the Health Care Game, Arizona Legal Studies Discussion Paper No. 12-29 (2012), published at 98 Cornell L. Rev. 921 (2013).

    ALS Series Number: 12-29
    Available at: http://ssrn.com/abstract=1987233
  • Bambauer, Derek, 

    Censorship V3.1, Arizona Legal Studies Discussion Paper No. 12-28 (2012), published at 18 IEEE Internet Computing 26 (May/June 2013).

    ALS Series Number: 12-28
    Available at: http://ssrn.com/abstract=2144004
  • Orbach, Barak, 

    What is Regulation?, Arizona Legal Studies Discussion Paper No. 12-27 (2012), published at 30 Yale J. on Reg. 1 (2012).

    ALS Series Number: 12-27
    Available at: http://ssrn.com/abstract=2143385 Available at:
  • Engel, Kirsten, 

    Perverse Incentives:  The Case of Wildfire Smoke Regulation, Arizona Legal Studies Discussion Paper No. 12-26 (2012), published at 40 Ecology L.Q. 623 (2013).

    ALS Series Number: 12-26
    Available at: http://ssrn.com/abstract=2131366
  • Rabin, Nina, 

    At the Border between Public and Private: U.S. Immigration Policy for Victims of Domestic Violence, Arizona Legal Studies Discussion Paper No. 12-23 (2012), published at 7Law & Ethics Hum. Rts. 109 (2013).

    ALS Series Number: 12-23
    Available at: http://ssrn.com/abstract=2084363 Available at:
  • Robertson, Christopher, 

    Contingent Compensation of Post-Conviction Counsel: A Modest Proposal to Identify Meritorious Claims and Reduce Wasteful Government Spending, Arizona Legal Studies Discussion Paper No. 12-22 (2012), published at 64 Me. L. Rev. 513 (2012).

    ALS Series Number: 12-22
    Available at: http://ssrn.com/abstract=2096402
  • Spece, Jr., Roy, 

    Direct and Enhanced Disclosure of Researcher Financial Conflicts of Interest:  The Role of Trust, Arizona Legal Studies Discussion Paper No. 12-21 (2012), published at 23 Health Matrix 409 (2013).

    ALS Series Number: 12-21
    Available at: http://ssrn.com/abstract=2088244
  • Wexler, David, 

    Foreword: An Unshackled Law Review and Its Ground-Breaking Annual Issue on Therapeutic Jurisprudence and Comprehensive Law, Arizona Legal Studies Discussion Paper No. 12-20 (2012), published at 5 Phoenix L. Rev. 671 (2012).

    ALS Series Number: 12-20
    Available at: http://ssrn.com/abstract=2083183
  • White, Brent, 

    Preventing Strategic Default:  Lessons from Japan, Arizona Legal Studies Discussion Paper No. 12-18 (2012), published at 29 Ariz. J. Int'l & Comp. L. 235 (2012).

    ALS Series Number: 12-18
    Available at: http://ssrn.com/abstract=2070188
  • Gantz, David, 

    WTO Case Review 2011, Arizona Legal Studies Discussion Paper No. 12-17 (2012), published at 29 Ariz. J. Int'l & Comp. L. 287 (2012) (co-author, with Raj Bhala).

    ALS Series Number: 12-17
    Available at: http://ssrn.com/abstract=2065594
  • Wexler, David, 

    New Wine in New Bottles:  The Need to Sketch a Therapeutic Jurisprudence “Code” of Proposed Criminal Processes and Practice, Arizona Legal Studies Discussion Paper No. 12-16 (2012), published at 7 Ariz. Summit L. Rev. 463 (2014).

    ALS Series Number: 12-16
    Available at: http://ssrn.com/abstract=2065454
  • Orbach, Barak, 

    Antitrust Energy, Arizona Legal Studies Discussion Paper No. 12-15 (2012), published at 85 S. Cal. L. Rev. 420 (2012) (co-author, with D. Daniel Sokol).

    ALS Series Number: 12-15
    Available at: http://ssrn.com/abstract=2061790
  • Orbach, Barak, 

    On Hubris, Civility, and Incivility, Arizona Legal Studies Discussion Paper No. 12-14 (2012), published at 54 Ariz. L. Rev. 443 (2012).

    ALS Series Number: 12-14
    Available at: http://ssrn.com/abstract=2046796 Available at:
  • Massaro, Toni, 

    The Meanings of Shame: Implications for Legal Reform, Arizona Legal Studies Discussion Paper No. 12-13 (2012), published at 3 Psych. Pub. Pol'y & Law 645 (1997).

    ALS Series Number: 12-13
    Available at: http://ssrn.com/abstract=2043291
  • Massaro, Toni, 

    Freedom of Speech, Liberal Democracy, and Emerging Evidence on Civility and Effective Democratic Engagement, Arizona Legal Studies Discussion Paper No. 12-12 (2012), published at 54 Ariz. L. Rev. 375 (2012) (co-author, with Robin Stryker)

    ALS Series Number: 12-12
    Available at: http://ssrn.com/abstract=2042171
  • Atwood, Barbara, 

    Marital Contracts and the Meaning of Marriage, Arizona Legal Studies Discussion Paper No. 12-08 (2012), published at 54 Ariz. L. Rev. 11 (2012).

    ALS Series Number: 12-08
    Available at: http://ssrn.com/abstract=2027956
  • Hopkins, James, 

    Tribal Sovereignty and Climate Change: Moving Toward Intergovernmental Cooperation, Arizona Legal Studies Discussion Paper No. 12-07 (2012), published at Navigating Climate Change Policy: The Opportunities of Federalism 48 (Edella Schlager, Kirsten Engel, & Sally Rider eds., 2011).

    ALS Series Number: 12-07
    Available at: http://ssrn.com/abstract=2014361
  • Chiorazzi, Michael, 

    Commentaries on Hicks’ ‘Teaching Legal Bibliography’: With an Addendum by Robert Berring, Arizona Legal Studies Discussion Paper No. 12-06 (2012), published at 28 Legal Reference Services Q., no. 1/2, at 9 (2009) (co-author, with Shaun Esposito).

    ALS Series Number: 12-06
    Available at: http://ssrn.com/abstract=2008776 Available at:
  • Chiorazzi, Michael, 

    Legal Research Boot Camp: One Approach to Meeting the Research Needs of Law Students, Arizona Legal Studies Discussion Paper No. 12-05 (2012), published at 30 Legal Reference Services Q., no. 4, at 299 (2011) (co-author, with Cynthia Condit).

    ALS Series Number: 12-05
    Available at: http://ssrn.com/abstract=2008493
  • Engel, Kirsten, 

    Why not a Regional Approach to State Renewable Power Mandates?, Arizona Legal Studies Discussion Paper No. 12-04 (2012), published at 3 San Diego J. Climate & Energy L. 79 (2012).

    ALS Series Number: 12-04
    Available at: http://ssrn.com/abstract=2005821
  • Wexler, David, 

    Elevating Therapeutic Jurisprudence: Structural Suggestions for Promoting a Therapeutic Jurisprudence Perspective in the Appellate Courts, Arizona Legal Studies Discussion Paper No. 12-03 (2012), published at 5 Phoenix L. Rev. 777 (2012).

    ALS Series Number: 12-03
    Available at: http://ssrn.com/abstract=2001046
  • Gantz, David, 

    World Trade Law after Doha: Multilateral, Regional And National Approaches, Arizona Legal Studies Discussion Paper No. 12-01 (2012).

    ALS Series Number: 12-01
    Available at: http://ssrn.com/abstract=1984777

2011

  • Gantz, David, 

    WTO Case Review 2010, Arizona Legal Studies Discussion Paper No. 11-32 (2011), published at 28 Ariz. J. Int'l & Comp. L. 239 (2011) (co-author, with Raj Bhala).

    ALS Series Number: 11-32
    Available at: http://ssrn.com/abstract=1959898
  • Ratner, Jamie, 

    Distribution of Marital Assets In Community Property Jurisdictions: Equitable Doesn't Equal Equal, Arizona Legal Studies Discussion Paper No. 11-31 (2011), published at 72 La. L. Rev. 21 (2011).

    ALS Series Number: 11-31
    Available at: http://ssrn.com/abstract=1954822
  • Robertson, Christopher, 

    The Effect of Blinded Experts on Jurors’ Verdicts, Arizona Legal Studies Discussion Paper No. 11-30 (2011), published at 9 J. Empirical Legal Stud. 765 (2012) (co-author, with David V. Yokum).

    ALS Series Number: 11-30
    Available at: http://ssrn.com/abstract=1884765
  • Gantz, David, 

    Resolution of Investor-State Controversies in Developing Countries, Arizona Legal Studies Discussion Paper No. 11-29 (2011), to be published at 5 Law & Dev. Rev. ___ (forthcoming 2012).

    ALS Series Number: 11-29
    Available at: http://ssrn.com/abstract=1941958
  • Spece, Jr., Roy, 

    The Purpose Prong of Casey’s Undue Burden Test and Its Impact on the Constitutionality of Abortion Insurance Restrictions in the Affordable Care Act or Its Progeny, Arizona Legal Studies Discussion Paper No. 11-28 (2011), published at 33 Whittier L. Rev. 77 (2011).

    ALS Series Number: 11-28
    Available at: http://ssrn.com/abstract=1939521