The Journal of Law, Economics & Policy recently made its selections for the write-on competition at George Mason University School of Law. Out of about 140 applications, we selected 28 candidate members to join our editorial team for the 2011-2012 year. The primary responsibility of the candidate members will be to edit pieces accepted for publication for style, content, and proper citation. The following list is the 2011-2012 JLEP candidate member class:
Anthony Peter Kanakis
Morgan De Ann Shields
-JLEP Editorial Board
Volume 7 Issue 3 of the Journal of Law, Economics & Policy was shipped a couple of weeks ago. Subscribers should have received their copies in the mail. The following articles are included in issue 7.3, and can be found online on Westlaw, Lexis, or HeinOnline. Congratulations to the authors!
A Radical Route to Funding Urban Revitalization: Profitable Philanthropy Through Limited Liability Companies and a Market-Based Return on Investments
Roger M. Groves
7 J.L. Econ. & Pol’y 393
U.S. Healthcare Reform: Comprehensive Insurance or Affordable Care?
Don W. King
7 J.L. Econ. & Pol’y 439
The Student Loan Crisis and the Race to Princeton Law School
William S. Howard
7 J.L. Econ. & Pol’y 485
With the Passage of the Family Smoking Prevention and Tobacco Control Act, Will Commercial Speech Rights Be Up In Smoke?
Laura M. Farley
7 J.L. Econ. & Pol’y 513
A Double-Edged Sword: How the Defense of Marriage Act Indirectly Protects Same-Sex Couples From Insider Trading Liability
7 J.L. Econ. & Pol’y 543
-JLEP Editorial Board
Thank you for you interest in joining the Journal of Law, Economics & Policy. The journal will be accepting applications through the write-on process at George Mason University. Be sure to do the write-on!
For more information about what to expect as a candidate member in JLEP, please click on the following links:
Thank you, and we hope to see you as a CM next year!
In partnership with the George Mason University Law & Economics Center, Issue 7.2 will be available online through our website free of charge. Issue 7.2 features transcripts from the Center’s 5th Annual Civil Justice Symposium held at George Mason University on December 5-7, 2010. Visit the Center’s website for more information.
The Journal of Law, Economics & Policy announces the 2011-2012 Editorial Board:
Executive Editor – Shannon Lautenschlager
Managing Editor – Daniel J. Wisniewski
Publications Editor – Laura Lieberman
Senior Articles Editor – John Buckley
Articles Editor – Rachel Fertig
Senior Research Editor – Mike DeRita
Research Editor – Andrew Galle
Senior Notes Editor – Katie Barnes
Notes Editor – Brendan Mullarkey
The Journal also announces the following student notes and comments selected for publication in upcoming issues:
Andrew Galle – Whistleblowing in the Intelligence Community: Why a New Board Will be a Step in the Right Direction.
Daniel Glynn – Granholm’s Ends do not Justify the Means: The Twenty-First Amendment’s Temperance Goals Trump Free Market Idealism.
Laura Lieberman – Congressional Underlay: The Weaknesses of Proposed Online Gambling Regulations.
Christina Newton – Interpreting Caperton: A Hybrid Solution to the Public Choice Problem in Judicial Elections.
Daniel J. Wisniewski – Vegetation as a Nuisance: Conflicting Land Uses.
We would also like to congratulate the following casenotes and comments that were selected as Honorable Mentions:
Brendan Mullarkey – CREDITORS BEWARE! Discharge in Bankruptcy: Affirmative Defense or Debtor’s Offense
Larry Pounders – “Outlaw” Contract Terms in Consumer Contracting: Mispricing, Market Inefficiencies & the Overconsumption of Risk.
Billy Wiegand – Why South Korean Mobile Phones have Faster Connection Speeds than their American Counterparts.
Volume 7 Issue 1 of the Journal of Law, Economics & Policy was shipped today. Congratulations to the authors and editors!
The Law & Economics Center at George Mason University, a sponsor of our symposium “Overcriminalization 2.0: Developing Consensus Solutions”, interviewed former Deputy Attorney General Larry Thompson on the importance of finding solutions to the issue of overcriminalization. Click here for the video.
You can also visit our Media section to see the rest of the interviews from presenters at the symposium.