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Nick Marquiss
Nicholas Marquiss

Ph.D. candidate and sixth-year student
Judicial Clerk, Judge Joan Larsen, U.S. Court of Appeals, Sixth Circuit, 2022–2023
Judicial Clerk, Judge Douglas H. Ginsburg, U.S. Court of Appeals, D.C. Circuit, 2023–2024

Vanderbilt Law and Economics Scholar
Articles Editor, Environmental Law and Policy Annual Review, 2019–2020
Staff, Environmental Law and Policy Annual Review, 2018–2019
Senior Articles Editor, Vanderbilt Law Review, 2018–2019
Staff, Vanderbilt Law Review, 2017–2018

B.A., Economics, Whitman College, 2013

From Newman Lake, Washington

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Publications

"A Regulatory Policy Strategy for Protecting Immigrant Workers," with W. Kip Viscusi, forthcoming Seton Hall Law Review, 2021.

Erin E. Meyers
Erin Meyers
Ph.D. candidate and sixth-year student 
Judicial Clerk, Judge A. Marvin Quattlebaum, Jr., U.S. Court of Appeals, Fourth Circuit, 2022–2023

Vanderbilt Law and Economics Scholar
Editor in Chief, Vanderbilt Journal of Entertainment and Technology Law, 2018–2019
Staff, Vanderbilt Journal of Entertainment and Technology Law, 2017–2018 

B.BA., Risk Management and Insurance, University of Georgia, 2013
 
From Atlanta, Georgia

 

Publications

"Racial Disparities in Criminal Justice Processing," forthcoming Hastings Law Journal.

“Employment Practices Liability Insurance and Ex Post Moral Hazard,” with Joni Hersch, forthcoming Cornell Law Review 106(4), 2021.

“Why Are Seemingly Satisfied Female Lawyers Running for the Exits? Resolving the Paradox Using National Data,” with Joni Hersch, Marquette Law Review 102(3), May 2019, 915-948.

“The Gendered Burdens of Conviction and Collateral Consequences on Employment,” with Joni Hersch, Journal of Legislation 45(2), 2018, 171-193.

Note, “Fashioning Worker Protections to Combat the Thin Ideal's Cost on Fashion Models and Public Health,” Vanderbilt Journal of Entertainment & Technology Law 20(4), Summer 2018, 1219-1257. 

 

Caroline E. (Carlie) Malone
Carlie Malone

Fifth-year student
Judicial Clerk, Judge Jay S. Bybee, U.S. Court of Appeals, Ninth Circuit, 2022-2023

Vanderbilt Law and Economics Scholar
Articles Editor, Vanderbilt Law Review, 2019–2020
Staff, Vanderbilt Law Review, 2018–2019

B.A., Economics and Politics & International Relations, Scripps College, 2014          

From Taos, New Mexico 

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Publications

“Regulation and Recent Trends in High-Interest Credit Markets,” with Paige Skiba, Annual Review of Law and Social Science 16(1), Fall 2020, 311-326. 

Note, “Plea Bargaining and Collateral Consequences: An Experimental Analysis,” Vanderbilt Law Review 73(4), Spring 2020, 1161-1208.

 

Rachel Dalafave
Rachel Dalafave


Fifth-year student
Judicial Clerk, Judge Jennifer Walker Elrod, U.S. Court of Appeals, Fifth Circuit, 2022–2023
Judicial Clerk, Judge Justin R. Walker, U.S. Court of Appeals, D.C. Circuit, 2023–2024

Vanderbilt Law and Economics Scholar
Articles Editor, Vanderbilt Law Review, 2020–2021
Articles Editor, Environmental Law and Policy Annual Review, 2020–2021
Staff, Vanderbilt Law Review, 2019–2020
Staff, Environmental Law and Policy Annual Review, 2019–2020
Recipient, Archie B. Martin Memorial Prize for Highest GPA in 1L Class, 2019

B.S., Physics: Minor: Economics, The College of New Jersey, 2016                  

From Newtown, Pennsylvania

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Publications

“An Empirical Assessment of Homicide and Suicide Outcomes with Red Flag Laws,” forthcoming Loyola University Chicago Law Journal 52, 2021.

“Economic Value of Reducing Exposure to Environmental Health Risks,” with W. Kip Viscusi, The Oxford Encyclopedia of Environmental Economics, 2020. 

“Voluntary Irrevocable Protection Orders: A Commitment Mechanism for Domestic Violence Survivors,” Virginia Journal of Social Policy & the Law 27(2), 2020, 136-164.

Zachary Sturman    
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Fourth-year student

Vanderbilt Law and Economics Scholar
Senior Notes Editor, Vanderbilt Journal of Entertainment and Technology Law, 2020–2021
Staff, Vanderbilt Journal of Entertainment and Technology Law, 2019–2020

B.A., Political Science and Spanish; Minors: Astronomy and Economics, College of Charleston, 2017

From Plantation, Florida

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Publications

Industrial Policy and Local Content Rules in US Energy Policy,” with Timothy Meyer, Local Content, Sustainable Development and Treaty Implementation in Global Energy Markets, Damilola S. Olawuyi (Ed.), 2020, 320-342.

Note, “Where’s the Consumer Harm? The BOTS Act: A Fruitless Boogeyman Hunt,” Vanderbilt Journal of Entertainment & Technology Law 22(4), May 2020, 951-980.

Nudges in the Restroom: How Hand-washing can be Impacted by Environmental Cues,” with Calvin Blackwell and Daniela Goya-Tocchetto, Journal of Behavioral Economics for Policy 2(2), Fall 2018, 41-47.

Scott Jeffrey
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Fourth-year student
Vanderbilt Law and Economics Scholar
Staff, Vanderbilt Law Review, 2020–2021

B.A., Economics, Davidson College, 2015
Associate Economist, Federal Reserve Bank of Chicago, 2015–2017

From St. Louis, Missouri

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Publications

“Damages to Deter Police Shootings,” with W. Kip Viscusi, forthcoming University of Illinois Law Review.

Fernando Mendoza Lopez
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Third-year student

Vanderbilt Law and Economics Scholar

M.A., Economics, The University of Texas-Austin, 2018
M.A., International Trade and Finance, Yonsei University, 2008
B.A., Economics, Instituto Tecnológico de Estudios Superiores de Monterrey, 2005

Director of Economic Studies, Ministry of Public Administration, Mexico, 2011–2017
Subdirector of Procurement Data Analysis, Ministry of Public Administration, Mexico, 2010–2011
Analyst, Tributary Administration Service, Mexico, 2009

From Saltillo, Mexico

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Publications

“Socioeconomic Policies in Public Procurement: What Should We be Asking of Public Procurement Systems?,” with Joni Hersch, forthcoming University of Memphis Law Review 52, 2022.

“Estimating Years of Education Using the Current Population Survey after 2014,” with Joni Hersch and Jennifer Bennett Shinall, Economics Letters 189, April 2020.

 

John C. Roberts
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Third-year student
Vanderbilt Law and Economics Scholar

M.A., Economics, The University of Texas at Austin, 2018
B.A. (with High Honors), Economics, The University of Texas at Austin, 2017
Special Honors in Economics
Minors: Mathematics; Business Administration

From Austin, Texas

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Paige Darwin Anders
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Second-year student

B.A., Economics, College of William and Mary, 2019

From Baltimore, Maryland

 

Anthony Chen
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Second-year student

B.A., Economics, University of Florida, 2019

From Lake Mary, Florida

 
Robert J. (Jack) Cramer
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Second-year student

B.A., Mathematics and Political Science, Vanderbilt University, 2019

From Atlanta, Georgia

 

 

Dami Kim
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Second-year student

B.A., Economics, Washington University in St. Louis, 2019
Minor: Mathematics

From Santa Rosa, California

 

 

 

Delaney Beck
 

 

First-year student

B.A., Economics; B.S., Mathematics, Wagner College, 2020

From Bakersfield, California

 

 

Kyle Blasinsky
 

 

First-year student

B.S., Interdisciplinary Physics, John Carroll University, 2020
Minors: Economics, Political Science

From Willoughby, Ohio

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