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Social Welfare, Human Dignity, And The Puzzle Of What We Owe Each Other, Amy L. Wax Dec 2003

Social Welfare, Human Dignity, And The Puzzle Of What We Owe Each Other, Amy L. Wax

Faculty Scholarship at Penn Law

Proponents of work-based welfare reform claim that moving the poor from welfare to work will advance the goals of economic self-reliance and independence. Reform opponents attack these objectives as ideologically motivated and conceptually incoherent. Drawing on perspectives developed by luck egalitarians and feminist theorists, these critics disparage conventional notions of economic desert, find fault with market measures of value, debunk ideals of autonomy, and emphasize the pervasiveness of interdependence and unearned benefits within free market societies. These arguments pose an important challenge to justifications usually advanced for work-based welfare reform. Reform proponents must concede that no member of society can ...


Regulating Irrational Exuberance And Anxiety In Securities Markets , Peter H. Huang Dec 2003

Regulating Irrational Exuberance And Anxiety In Securities Markets , Peter H. Huang

Faculty Scholarship at Penn Law

This paper analyzes the regulatory implications of irrational exuberance and anxiety in securities markets. U.S. federal securities laws mandate the disclosure of certain information, but regulate only the cognitive form and content of that information. An important and unstudied question is how to regulate securities markets where some investors respond not only cognitively to the form and content of information, but also emotionally to the form and content of information. This paper investigates that question when some investors feel exuberance or anxiety that is unjustified by cognitive processing of the available information. This paper develops the implications for mandatory ...


Premiums In Stock-For-Stock Mergers And Some Consequences In The Law Of Director Fiduciary Duties , Lawrence A. Hamermesh Dec 2003

Premiums In Stock-For-Stock Mergers And Some Consequences In The Law Of Director Fiduciary Duties , Lawrence A. Hamermesh

University of Pennsylvania Law Review

No abstract provided.


Why Firms Adopt Antitakeover Arrangements, Lucian Arye Bebchuk Dec 2003

Why Firms Adopt Antitakeover Arrangements, Lucian Arye Bebchuk

University of Pennsylvania Law Review

No abstract provided.


Musings On The Dynamics Of Corporate Governance Issues, Director Liability Concerns, Corporate Control Transactions, Ethics, And Federalism, E. Norman Veasey Dec 2003

Musings On The Dynamics Of Corporate Governance Issues, Director Liability Concerns, Corporate Control Transactions, Ethics, And Federalism, E. Norman Veasey

University of Pennsylvania Law Review

No abstract provided.


Appraising The Nonexistent: The Delaware Courts' Struggle With Control Premiums, William J. Carney, Mark Heimendinger Dec 2003

Appraising The Nonexistent: The Delaware Courts' Struggle With Control Premiums, William J. Carney, Mark Heimendinger

University of Pennsylvania Law Review

No abstract provided.


Unregulable Defenses And The Perils Of Shareholder Choice, Jennifer Arlen, Eric Talley Dec 2003

Unregulable Defenses And The Perils Of Shareholder Choice, Jennifer Arlen, Eric Talley

University of Pennsylvania Law Review

No abstract provided.


The Shareholder As Ulysses: Some Empirical Evidence On Why Investors In Public Corporations Tolerate Board Governance, Lynn A. Stout Dec 2003

The Shareholder As Ulysses: Some Empirical Evidence On Why Investors In Public Corporations Tolerate Board Governance, Lynn A. Stout

University of Pennsylvania Law Review

No abstract provided.


Institutional Shareholders, Private Equity, And Antitakeover Protection At The Ipo Stage, Michael Klausner Dec 2003

Institutional Shareholders, Private Equity, And Antitakeover Protection At The Ipo Stage, Michael Klausner

University of Pennsylvania Law Review

No abstract provided.


Controlling Controlling Shareholders, Ronald J. Gilson, Jeffrey N. Gordon Dec 2003

Controlling Controlling Shareholders, Ronald J. Gilson, Jeffrey N. Gordon

University of Pennsylvania Law Review

No abstract provided.


The New Federalism Of The American Corporate Governance System: Preliminary Reflections Of Two Residents Of One Small State, William B. Chandler Iii, Leo E. Strine Jr. Dec 2003

The New Federalism Of The American Corporate Governance System: Preliminary Reflections Of Two Residents Of One Small State, William B. Chandler Iii, Leo E. Strine Jr.

University of Pennsylvania Law Review

No abstract provided.


Defying One-Person, One-Vote: Prisoners And The Usual Residence Principle, Rosanna M. Taormina Nov 2003

Defying One-Person, One-Vote: Prisoners And The Usual Residence Principle, Rosanna M. Taormina

University of Pennsylvania Law Review

No abstract provided.


The Original Meaning Of The Necessary And Proper Clause, Randy E. Barnett Nov 2003

The Original Meaning Of The Necessary And Proper Clause, Randy E. Barnett

University of Pennsylvania Journal of Constitutional Law

No abstract provided.


(Un)Equal Protection For The Poor: Exclusionary Zoning And The Need For Stricter Scrutiny, Mandara Meyers Nov 2003

(Un)Equal Protection For The Poor: Exclusionary Zoning And The Need For Stricter Scrutiny, Mandara Meyers

University of Pennsylvania Journal of Constitutional Law

No abstract provided.


Reply: Torture Without Visibility And Accountability Is Worse Than With It, Alan M. Dershowitz Nov 2003

Reply: Torture Without Visibility And Accountability Is Worse Than With It, Alan M. Dershowitz

University of Pennsylvania Journal of Constitutional Law

No abstract provided.


Surreply: Constitutional Principles And Collateral Damage, Seth F. Kreimer Nov 2003

Surreply: Constitutional Principles And Collateral Damage, Seth F. Kreimer

University of Pennsylvania Journal of Constitutional Law

No abstract provided.


Federal Judges And Fearing The "Floodgates Of Litigation", Toby J. Stern Nov 2003

Federal Judges And Fearing The "Floodgates Of Litigation", Toby J. Stern

University of Pennsylvania Journal of Constitutional Law

No abstract provided.


Religious Minorities And The First Amendment: The History, The Doctrine, And The Future, Stephen M. Feldman Nov 2003

Religious Minorities And The First Amendment: The History, The Doctrine, And The Future, Stephen M. Feldman

University of Pennsylvania Journal of Constitutional Law

No abstract provided.


Does New Jersey's Solution To Its Education Crisis Run Afoul Of The United States Constitution?, John P. Ditomo Nov 2003

Does New Jersey's Solution To Its Education Crisis Run Afoul Of The United States Constitution?, John P. Ditomo

University of Pennsylvania Journal of Constitutional Law

No abstract provided.


Tribute To Judge Norma L. Shapiro, Jerome J. Shestack Nov 2003

Tribute To Judge Norma L. Shapiro, Jerome J. Shestack

University of Pennsylvania Law Review

No abstract provided.


Too Close To The Rack And The Screw: Constitutional Constraints On Torture In The War On Terror, Seth F. Kreimer Nov 2003

Too Close To The Rack And The Screw: Constitutional Constraints On Torture In The War On Terror, Seth F. Kreimer

Faculty Scholarship at Penn Law

No abstract provided.


Lending Light To Countless Lamps: A Tribute To Judge Norma Levy Shapiro, Sandra Day O'Connor Nov 2003

Lending Light To Countless Lamps: A Tribute To Judge Norma Levy Shapiro, Sandra Day O'Connor

University of Pennsylvania Law Review

No abstract provided.


Explaining Grutter V. Bollinger, Neal Devins Nov 2003

Explaining Grutter V. Bollinger, Neal Devins

University of Pennsylvania Law Review

No abstract provided.


A Sense Of Purpose: The Role Of Law Enforcement In Foreign Intelligence Surveillance, George P. Varghese Nov 2003

A Sense Of Purpose: The Role Of Law Enforcement In Foreign Intelligence Surveillance, George P. Varghese

University of Pennsylvania Law Review

No abstract provided.


The Situation: An Introduction To The Situational Character, Critical Realism, Power Economics, And Deep Capture, Jon Hanson, David Yosifon Nov 2003

The Situation: An Introduction To The Situational Character, Critical Realism, Power Economics, And Deep Capture, Jon Hanson, David Yosifon

University of Pennsylvania Law Review

No abstract provided.


Masthead, Editors Nov 2003

Masthead, Editors

University of Pennsylvania Law Review

No abstract provided.


Tribute To Judge Norma Levy Shapir, Edward R. Becker Nov 2003

Tribute To Judge Norma Levy Shapir, Edward R. Becker

University of Pennsylvania Law Review

No abstract provided.


Norma Levy Shapiro, Louis H. Pollak Nov 2003

Norma Levy Shapiro, Louis H. Pollak

University of Pennsylvania Law Review

No abstract provided.


Norma Levy Shapiro, Anita B. Brody Nov 2003

Norma Levy Shapiro, Anita B. Brody

University of Pennsylvania Law Review

No abstract provided.


Tender Justice: Judge Norma Levy Shapiro's Hard-Headed Humanity, Ellen P. Goodman Nov 2003

Tender Justice: Judge Norma Levy Shapiro's Hard-Headed Humanity, Ellen P. Goodman

University of Pennsylvania Law Review

No abstract provided.