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.

2009

  • Marcus, David, 

    The Past, Present, and Future of Trans-Substantivity in Federal Civil Procedure (Clifford Symposium), Arizona Legal Studies Discussion Paper No. 09-28 (2009), published at 59 DePaul L. Rev. 371 (2010).

    ALS Series Number: 09-28
    Available at: http://ssrn.com/abstract=1428992
  • Rabe, Suzanne, 

    A “Sending Down” Sabbatical: The Benefits of Lawyering in the Legal Services Trenches, Arizona Legal Studies Discussion Paper No. 09-25 (2009), published at 60 J. Ledgal Educ. 296 (2010) (co-author, with Stephen Rosenbaum).

    ALS Series Number: 09-25
    Available at: http://ssrn.com/abstract=1425686 Available at:
  • White, Brent, 

    Rotten to the Core: Project Capture and the Failure of Judicial Reform in Mongolia, Arizona Legal Studies Discussion Paper No. 09-24 (2009), published at 4 East Asia L. Rev. 209 (2009).

    ALS Series Number: 09-24
    Available at: http://ssrn.com/abstract=1424184
  • Williams, Jr., Robert, 

    Comment: Human Behavior and Global Change, Arizona Legal Studies Discussion Paper No. 09-23 (2009), published at 9 Ariz. J. Int'l & Comp. L. 199 (1992).

    ALS Series Number: 09-23
    Available at: http://ssrn.com/abstract=1414936
  • Tatum, Melissa, 

    Does Gender Influence Attitudes Toward Copyright in the Filk Community?, Arizona Legal Studies Discussion Paper No. 09-21 (2009), published at 18 Am. U. J. Gender Soc. Pol'y & L. 219 (2010) (co-author, with Robert E. Spoo & Benjamin Pope).

    ALS Series Number: 09-21
    Available at: http://ssrn.com/abstract=1393611
  • Gantz, David, 

    WTO Case Review 2008, Arizona Legal Studies Discussion Paper No. 09-20 (2009), published at 26 Ariz. J. Int'l & Comp. L. 113 (2009) (co-author, with Raj Bhala).

    ALS Series Number: 09-20
    Available at: http://ssrn.com/abstract=1378302
  • Rose, Carol, 

    Of Natural Threads and Legal Hoops: Bob Ellickson’s Property Scholarship, Arizona Legal Studies Discussion Paper No. 09-15 (2009), published at 18 Wm. & Mary Bill Rts. J. 199 (2009).

    ALS Series Number: 09-15
    Available at: http://ssrn.com/abstract=1371236
  • Rose, Carol, 

    Invasions, Innovation, Environment, Arizona Legal Studies Discussion Paper No. 09-14 (2009), published at Hernando DeSoto and Property in a Market Economy 21 (D. Benjamin Barros ed., 2009).

    ALS Series Number: 09-14
    Available at: http://ssrn.com/abstract=1371256
  • Rose, Carol, 

    Servitudes, Arizona Legal Studies Discussion Paper No. 09-13 (2009), published at Research Handbook on the Economics of Property Law 296 (Kenneth Ayotte & Henry E. Smith eds., 2011).

    ALS Series Number: 09-13
    Available at: http://ssrn.com/abstract=1371251
  • Kozolchyk, Boris, 

    Modernization of Commercial Law: International Uniformity and Economic Development, Arizona Legal Studies Discussion Paper No. 09-12 (2009), published at 34 Brook. J. Int'l L. 709 (2009).

    ALS Series Number: 09-12
    Available at: http://ssrn.com/abstract=1367733
  • Engel, Kirsten, 

    Whither Subnational Climate Change Initiatives in the Wake of Federal Climate Legislation?, Arizona Legal Studies Discussion Paper No. 09-11 (2009), published at 39 Publius: The Journal of Federalism 432 (2009).

    ALS Series Number: 09-11
    Available at: http://ssrn.com/abstract=1365904 Available at:
  • White, Brent, 

    Putting Aside the Rule of Law Myth: Corruption and the Case for Juries in Emerging Democracies, Arizona Legal Studies Discussion Paper No. 09-09 (2009), published at 43 Cornell Int'l L.J. 307 (2010).

    ALS Series Number: 09-09
    Available at: http://ssrn.com/abstract=1359338
  • Orbach, Barak, 

    Prizefighting and the Birth of Movie Censorship, Arizona Legal Studies Discussion Paper No. 09-08 (2009), published at 21 Yale J.L. & Human. 251 (2009).

    ALS Series Number: 09-08
    Available at: http://ssrn.com/abstract=1351542
  • White, Brent, 

    Saving Face: The Benefits of Not Saying I’m Sorry, Arizona Legal Studies Discussion Paper No. 09-07 (2009), published at 72 Law & Contemp. Probs. 261 (2009).

    ALS Series Number: 09-07
    Available at: http://ssrn.com/abstract=1344552
  • White, Brent, 

    Ritual, Emotion, and Political Belief: The Search for the Constitutional Limit to Patriotic Education in Public Schools, Arizona Legal Studies Discussion Paper No. 09-06 (2009), published at 43 Ga. L. Rev. 447 (2009).

    ALS Series Number: 09-06
    Available at: http://ssrn.com/abstract=1344480
  • Wexler, David, 

    Therapeutic Jurisprudence, Legal Landscapes, and Form Reform: The Case of Diversion, Arizona Legal Studies Discussion Paper No. 09-05 (2009), published at 10 Fla. Coastal L. Rev. 361 (2009).

    ALS Series Number: 09-05
    Available at: http://ssrn.com/abstract=1340705
  • Rabin, Nina, 

    Understanding Plyler's Legacy: Voices from Border Schools, Arizona Legal Studies Discussion Paper No. 09-04 (2009), published at 37 J.L. & Educ. 15 (2008) (co-author, with Mary Carol Combs & Norma Gonzalez).

    ALS Series Number: 09-04
    Available at: http://ssrn.com/abstract=1340675
  • Rabin, Nina, 

    Unseen Prisoners: A Report on Women in Immigration Detention Facilities in Arizona, Arizona Legal Studies Discussion Paper No. 09-01 (2009), published at 23 Geo. Immigr. L.J. 695 (2009).

    ALS Series Number: 09-01
    Available at: http://ssrn.com/abstract=1327841

2008

  • Hymel, Mona, 

    Moonshine to Motorfuel:  Tax Incentives for Fuel Ethanol, Arizona Legal Studies Discussion Paper No. 08-29 (2008), published at 19 Duke Envtl. L. & Pol'y F. 43 (2008).

    ALS Series Number: 08-29
    Available at: http://ssrn.com/abstract=1319899
  • Atwood, Barbara, 

    Achieving Permanency for American Indian and Alaska Native Children: Lessons from Tribal Traditions, Arizona Legal Studies Discussion Paper No. 08-22 (2008), published at 37 Capital U. L. Rev. 239 (2008).

    ALS Series Number: 08-22
    Available at: http://ssrn.com/abstract=1275458
  • Miller, Marc, 

    The Black Box, Arizona Legal Studies Discussion Paper No. 08-20 (2008), published at 94 Iowa L. Rev. 125 (2008) (co-author, with Ronald F. Wright).

    ALS Series Number: 08-20
    Available at: http://ssrn.com\abstract=1264010 Available at:
  • Gantz, David, 

    (R)ice Age:  Comments on the Panel Report in Turkey - Measures Affecting the Importation of Rice, Arizona Legal Studies Discussion Paper No. 08-18 (2008), published at The WTO Case Law of 2006-2007 145 (Henrik Horn & Petros C. Mavroidis eds., 2009) (co-author, with Simon A.B. Schropp).

    ALS Series Number: 08-18
    Available at:
  • Gantz, David, 

    WTO Case Review 2007, Arizona Legal Studies Discussion Paper No. 08-17 (2008), published at 25 Ariz. J. Int'l & Comp. L. 75 (2008) (co-author, with Raj Bhala).

    ALS Series Number: 08-17
    Available at: http:\\ssrn.com\abstract=1187022
  • Gantz, David, 

    The “Bipartisan Trade Deal,” Trade Promotion Authority and the Future of U.S. Free Trade Agreements, Arizona Legal Studies Discussion Paper No. 08-16 (2008), published at 28 St. Louis U. Pub. L. Rev. 115 (2008).

    ALS Series Number: 08-16
    Available at: http:\\ssrn.com\abstract=1186982
  • Rose, Carol, 

    Big Roads, Big Rights: Varieties of Public Infrastructure and Their Impact on Environmental Resources, Arizona Legal Studies Discussion Paper No. 08-13 (2008), published at 50 Ariz. L. Rev. 409 (2008).

    ALS Series Number: 08-13
    Available at: http://ssrn.com/abstract=1147405
  • Marcus, David, 

    Some Realism About Mass Torts, Arizona Legal Studies Discussion Paper No. 08-12 (2008), published at 75 U. Chi. L. Rev. 1949 (2008).

    ALS Series Number: 08-12
    Available at: http://ssrn.com/abstract=1131323 Available at:
  • Wexler, David, 

    Adding Color to the White Paper: Time for a Robust Reciprocal Relationship between Procedural Justice and Therapeutic Jurisprudence, Arizona Legal Studies Discussion Paper No. 08-11 (2008), published at 44 Court Rev. 78 (2008).

    ALS Series Number: 08-11
    Available at: http://ssrn.com/abstract=1131768 Available at:
  • Bublick, Ellen, 

    Upside Down? Terrorists, Proprietors, and Civil Responsibility for Crime Prevention in the Post-9/11 Tort-Reform World, Arizona Legal Studies Discussion Paper No. 08-10 (2008), published at 41 Loy. L.A. L. Rev. 1483 (2008).

    ALS Series Number: 08-10
    Available at: http://ssrn.com/abstract=1128414 Available at:
  • Miller, Marc, 

    Leaky Floors: State Law Below Federal Constitutional Limits, Arizona Legal Studies Discussion Paper No. 08-08 (2008), published at 50 Ariz. L. Rev. 227 (2008) (co-author, with Ronald F. Wright).

    ALS Series Number: 08-08
    Available at: http://ssrn.com/abstract=1115515
  • Barnes, Katherine, 

    Against Judgment (reviewing Bernard E. Harcourt, Against Prediction: Profiling, Policing, and Punishing in an Actuarial Age (2007)), Arizona Legal Studies Discussion Paper No. 08-04 (2008), published at 93 Cornell L. Rev. 689 (2008).

    ALS Series Number: 08-04
    Available at: http://ssrn.com/abstract=1108125
  • Barnes, Katherine, 

    Place Matters (Most): An Empirical Study of Prosecutorial Decision Making in Death-Eligible Cases, Arizona Legal Studies Discussion Paper No. 08-03 (2008), published at 51 Ariz. L. Rev. 305 (2009) (co-author, with David Sloss & Stephen Thaman).

    ALS Series Number: 08-03
    Available at: http://ssrn.com/abstract=1107456
  • Swain, John, 

    Reforming the State Corporate Income Tax: A Market State Approach to the Sourcing of Service Receipts, Arizona Legal Studies Discussion Paper No. 08-02 (2008), published at 83 Tul. L. Rev. 285.

    ALS Series Number: 08-02
    Available at: http://ssrn.com/abstract=1108087

2007

  • Engel, Kirsten, 

    State Governance: Leadership on Climate Change, Arizona Legal Studies Discussion Paper No. 07-37 (2007), published in Agenda for a Sustainable America 441 (John C. Dernbach ed., 2009) (co-author, with Marc L. Miller).

    ALS Series Number: 07-37
    Available at: http://ssrn.com/abstract=1081314
  • Rose, Carol, 

    Hot Spots in the New Legislative Climate Change Proposals, Arizona Legal Studies Discussion Paper No. 07-36 (2007), published at 102 Nw. U. L. Rev. Colloquy 189 (2008).

    ALS Series Number: 07-36
    Available at: http://ssrn.com/abstract=1079690 Available at:
  • Glennon, Robert, 

    Law and the New Institutional Economics: Water Markets and Legal Change in California, 1987-2005, Arizona Legal Studies Discussion Paper No. 07-35 (2007), to be published at 26 Wash. U. J.L. & Pol'y 183 (2008) (co-author, with Jedidiah Brewer, Michael A. Fleishman, Alan Ker, & Gary Libecap).

    ALS Series Number: 07-35
    Available at: http://ssrn.com/abstract=1079685
  • Miller, Marc, 

    Dead Wrong, Arizona Legal Studies Discussion Paper No. 07-33 (2007), published at 2008 Utah L. Rev. 90 (co-author, with Ronald F. Wright).

    ALS Series Number: 07-33
    Available at: http://ssrn.com/abstract=1076823
  • Weiss, Elliott, 

    The Lead Plaintiff Provisions of the PSLRA after a Decade, or “Look What's Happened to My Baby”, Arizona Legal Studies Discussion Paper No. 07-29 (2007), published at 61 Vand. L. Rev. 543 (2008).

    ALS Series Number: 07-29
    Available at: http://ssrn.com/abstract=1075267
  • Atwood, Barbara, 

    The Voice of the Indian Child:  Strengthening the Indian Child Welfare Act Through Children's Participation, Arizona Legal Studies Discussion Paper No. 07-27 (2007), published at 50 Ariz. L. Rev. 127(2008).

    ALS Series Number: 07-27
    Available at: http://ssrn.com/abstract=1034304
  • Rose, Carol, 

    From H2O to CO2:  Lessons of Water Rights for Carbon Trading, Arizona Legal Studies Discussion Paper No. 07-26 (2007), published at 50 Ariz. L. Rev. 91 (2008).

    ALS Series Number: 07-26
    Available at: http://ssrn.com/abstract=1033496
  • Orbach, Barak, 

    Antitrust Vertical Myopia: The Allure of High Prices, Arizona Legal Studies Discussion Paper No. 07-25 (2007), published at 50 Ariz. L. Rev. 261 (2008).

    ALS Series Number: 07-25
    Available at: http://ssrn.com/abstract=1033440
  • Spece, Jr., Roy, 

    Scientific Misconduct and Liability for the Acts of Others, Arizona Legal Studies Discussion Paper No. 07-22 (2007) (co-author, with Carol Bernstein), published at 26 Med. & L. 477 (2007).

    ALS Series Number: 07-22
    Available at: http://ssrn.com/abstract=1015368
  • Spece, Jr., Roy, 

    What is Scientific Misconduct, Who has to (Dis)Prove It, and to What Level of Certainty?, Arizona Legal Studies Discussion Paper No. 07-21 (2007) (co-author, with Carol Bernstein), published at 26 Med. & L. 493 (2007).

    ALS Series Number: 07-21
    Available at: http://ssrn.com/abstract=1015364
  • Engel, Kirsten, 

    Micro-Motives for State and Local Climate Initiatives, Arizona Legal Studies Discussion Paper No. 07-19 (2007), published at 2 Harv. L. & Pol'y Rev. 119 (2008) (co-author, with Barak Y. Orbach).

    ALS Series Number: 07-19
    Available at: http://ssrn.com/abstract=1014749
  • Rose, Carol, 

    What Federalism Tells Us About Takings Jurisprudence, Arizona Legal Studies Discussion Paper No. 07-15 (2007), published at 54 UCLA L. Rev. 1681 (2007).

    ALS Series Number: 07-15
    Available at: http://ssrn.com/abstract=981205
  • Gantz, David, 

    WTO Case Review 2006, Arizona Legal Studies Discussion Paper No. 07-13 (2007), published at 24 Ariz. J. Int'l & Comp. L. 299 (2007) (co-author, with Raj Bhala).

    ALS Series Number: 07-13
    Available at: http://ssrn.com/abstract=976415
  • Engel, Kirsten, 

    Harmonizing Regulatory and Litigation Approaches to Climate Change Mitigation:  Incorporating Tradable Emissions Offsets into Common Law Remedies, Arizona Legal Studies Discussion Paper No. 07-10 (2007), published at 155 U. Pa. L. Rev. 1563 (2007).

    ALS Series Number: 07-10
    Available at: http://ssrn.com/abstract=968990
  • Spece, Jr., Roy, 

    A Fundamental Right of the Monied to "Buy Out Of" Universal Health Care Program Restrictions Versus the Moral Claim of Everyone Else to Decent Health Care: An Unremitting Paradox Of Health Care Reform? Arizona Legal Studies Discussion Paper No. 07-09 (2007), published at 3 J. Health & Biomedical L. 1 (2007).

    ALS Series Number: 07-09
    Available at: http://ssrn.com/abstract=968725
  • Glennon, Robert, 

    Good Intentions, Unintended Consequences:  The Central Arizona Groundwater Replenishment District, Arizona Legal Studies Discussion Paper No. 07-08 (2007), published at 49 Ariz. L. Rev. 339 (2007) (co-author, with Christopher Avery, Carla Consoli, & Sharon Megdal).

    ALS Series Number: 07-08
    Available at: http://ssrn.com/abstract=965047
  • Glennon, Robert, 

    Water Markets in the West: Prices, Trading, and Contractual Forms, Arizona Legal Studies Discussion Paper No. 07-07 (2007), published at 46 Economic Inquiry 91 (2008) (co-author, with Jedidiah Brewer, Alan Ker, & Gary Libecap).

    ALS Series Number: 07-07
    Available at: http://ssrn.com/abstract=964819
  • Glennon, Robert, 

    Tales of French Fries and Bottled Water: The Environmental Consequences of Groundwater Pumping, Arizona Legal Studies Discussion Paper No. 07-06 (2007), published at 37 Envtl. L. 3 (2007).

    ALS Series Number: 07-06
    Available at: http://ssrn.com/abstract=964811