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Scholarship Archives

USC Gould faculty is committed to scholarship, publishing articles in a variety of journals and reviews. Faculty contributions to scholarship and research are listed on their individual directory pages, on bepress, HeinOnline and Google Scholar.

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.

November 2019

Awards and Honors

  • Ariela Gross

    Ariela Gross has been elected to the Board of Directors of the American Society for Legal History. 

  • Ariela Gross

    Ariela Gross has been elected as the new Chair of the Legal History Section of the American Association of Law Schools. 

Publications

  • Gregory Keating

    “Between Absolutism and Efficiency: Reply to Professors Giestfeld, Grady, and Priel,” Revus – Journal for Constitutional Theory and Philosophy of Law.

  • Thomas D. Lyon

    “Questioning unaccompanied immigrant children: Lessons from developmental science on forensic interviewing” (with Jodi A. Quas), Society for Research in Child Development, Child Evidence Brief No. 6 (2019).

Acceptances

  • Dan Simon

    "The Adversarial Mindset," Psychology, Public Policy and Law.

Presentations/Lectures/Workshops

  • Daniel Klerman

    “Legal Origin from Outer Space,” Conference on Empirical Legal Studies, Claremont-McKenna College, Claremont, CA.

  • Dorothy S. Lund

    “Nonvoting Shares and Efficient Corporate Governance,” NYU External Law & Economics Workshop, NYU Law School, New York, NY.

  • Thomas D. Lyon

    “The effects of the putative confession and evidence presentation on maltreated and non-maltreated 9- to 12-year-olds' Disclosures of a Minor Transgression” (with Angela Evans), Conference on Empirical Legal Studies, Claremont-McKenna College, Claremont, CA.

  • Dan Simon

    “Towards a General Framework of Major Biases,” Phi Beta Kappa Lecture, Luther College, Decorah, IA.

  • Dan Simon

    “Police Interrogations,” Social Justice Forum, Luther College, Decorah, IA.

Other

  • Jonathan Barnett

    "The Forgotten Virtues of Doing Nothing," Truth on the Market, November 12, 2019.

  • Jonathan Barnett

    Jonathan Barnett moderated "Entertainment and Intellectual Property," for the Michelson Institute for Intellectual Property, at the University of Southern California.

  • Hannah Garry

    Hannah Garry moderated a panel discussion "This Land is Your Land: Broken Promises in U.S. Asylum and Refugee Policy," at the USC Gould School of Law.

  • Ariela Gross

    Ariela Gross chaired and commented on a panel, “Legal Knowledge and Claims-Making among Enslaved and Freed People,” at the American Society for Legal History Annual Meeting, Boston, MA. 

  • Daniel Klerman

    Daniel Klerman commented on Rok Spruk’s & Mitja Kovac’s, “Persistent Effects of Colonial Institutions on Long-Run Development: Local Evidence from Regression Discontinuity Design in Argentina,” at the 14th Annual Conference on Empirical Legal Studies, Claremont-McKenna College.

  • Thomas D. Lyon

    Thomas Lyon commented on Roseanna Sommers’, “Commonsense Consent,” at the 14th Annual Conference on Empirical Legal Studies, Claremont-McKenna College.

FACULTY IN THE NEWS

Los Angeles Times
January 15, 2020
Re: Wayne Sandholtz

Wayne Sandholtz, a faculty member part of both USC Gould and USC Dornsife, wrote an op-ed discussing how Trump is “a few steps from becoming a new kind of autocrat –an elected one.” He analyzes how Trump’s strategies and actions mirror those of other elected autocrats, naming Viktor Orban, Vladimir Putin, and Rodrigo Duterte as examples.

RECENT SCHOLARSHIP

Ariela Gross
November, 2019

Ariela Gross has been elected as the new Chair of the Legal History Section of the American Association of Law Schools. 

Daniel Klerman
November, 2019

“Legal Origin from Outer Space,” Conference on Empirical Legal Studies, Claremont-McKenna College, Claremont, CA.

Thomas D. Lyon
November, 2019

Thomas Lyon commented on Roseanna Sommers’, “Commonsense Consent,” at the 14th Annual Conference on Empirical Legal Studies, Claremont-McKenna College.