Faculty Scholarship

The faculty members of Arizona Law are among the most influential legal scholars in the world. Our faculty routinely produce powerful and provocative scholarship, from shaping legal debate on water policy and ethics, to conducting research that identifies and solves important real-world challenges like jury bias and internet censorship.



  • Robertson, Christopher, 

    Time is Money:  An Empirical Assessment of Non-Economic Damages Arguments, 95 Wash. Univ. L. Rev. 1 (2017) (co-author with John Campbell & Bernard Chao).

    Available at: http://ssrn.com/abstract=2770616
  • Robertson, Christopher, 

    The Tip of the Iceberg:  A First Amendment Right to Promote Drugs Off-Label, 78 Ohio St. L.J. 1019 (2017).

    Available at: http://ssrn.com/abstract=2803315
  • Robertson, Christopher, 

    Tip of the Iceberg II:  How the Intended-Uses Principle Produces Medical Knowledge and Protects Liberty, 11 NYU J. L. & Liberty 770 (2017) (co-author, with Victor Laurion).

    Available at: http://ssrn.com/abstract=2992668
  • Robertson, Christopher, 

    Incentives, Lies, and Disclosure, 20 J. Const. L. 33 (2017) (co-author, with D. Alex Winkelman).

    Available at: http://ssrn.com/abstract=3118359
  • Rose, Carol, 

    Commons, Cognition, and Climate Change, 32 J. Land Use & Envtl. L. 297 (2017).

    Available at: http://ssrn.com/abstract=3055402
  • Salmon, Susan, 

    Reconstructing the Voice of Authority, 51 Akron L. Rev. 143 (2017), also published in Legal Writing Institute's Monograph on Moot Court, at https://www.lwionline.org/sites/default/files/2017-09/Salmon%20Reconstructing%20the%20Voice%20of%20Authority.pdf.

    Available at: https://ssrn.com/abstract=2854244 Available at:
  • Salmon, Susan, 

    The Birth of Biglaw, 14 Legal Comm. & Rhetoric:  JALWD 149 (2017) (reviewing Graham Moore, The Last Days of Night (2016)).

  • Sepe, Simone, 

    Staggered Boards and Long-Term Firm Value, Revisited, 126 J. Fin. Econ. 422 (2017) (co-author, with K.J. Martijn Cremers & Lubomir P. Litov).

  • Sepe, Simone, 

    Board and Shareholder Power, Revisited, 101 Minn. L. Rev. 1377 (2017).

  • Sepe, Simone, 

    CEO Pay Redux, 96 Tex. L. Rev. 205 (2017) (co-author, with K.J. Martijn Cremers & Saura Masconale).

  • Spece, Jr., Roy, 

    (Implicit) Consent to Intimacy, 50 Ind. L. Rev. 907 (2017) (co-author, with John K. Hilton & Jeffrey N. Younggren).

    Available at: http://ssrn.com/abstract=2827903
  • Swain, John, 

    Platforms, 86 State Tax Notes 1165 (2017) (co-author, with Walter Hellerstein & Jonathan E. Maddison).

  • Swain, John, 

    IRC Section 482:  It’s Not Just About Transfer Pricing, 86 State Tax Notes 149 (2017).

  • Swain, John, 

    The Zombie Precedent:  Norton Co. v. Department of Revenue, 84 State Tax Notes 301 (2017).

  • Wexler, David, 

    Louisiana Reentry Court Promotes Seamless Transition between Sentencing, Incarceration and Post Release Services – Some Potential Exportable Elements, Arizona Legal Studies Discussion Paper No. 17-06 (2017) (co-author, with William Knight & Caroline Cooper).

    Available at: http://ssrn.com/abstract=2926512
  • Williams, Carolyn, 

    When Your Legal Writing Professor Isn’t Monogamous:  How Your Law School Can Survive and Thrive in a Relationship with an Adjunct, 30 The Second Draft, Spring 2017, at 37.

  • Woods, Jordan B., 

    LGBT Identity and Crime, 105 Calif. L. Rev. 667 (2017)

Other Writings



  • Bublick, Ellen, 

    Hornbook of Torts (2d ed. 2016) (co-author, with Dan B. Dobbs & Paul T. Hayden).

  • Dobbs, Dan, 

    Hornbook of Torts (2d ed. 2016) (co-author, with Ellen M. Bublick & Paul T. Hayden).

  • Engel, Kirsten, 

    Environmental Law:  A Conceptual and Pragmatic Approach (3d ed. 2016) (co-author, with David M. Driesen & Robert W. Adler).