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Civil Procedure

Courts & Court Administration

This page brings together some resources to look at courts:

  • empirical studies of courts
  • statistics about court operations
  • organizations concerned with judicial administration

Empirical Studies of Courts

Empirical legal studies uses analytical tools from the social sciences (e.g., economics, political science, psychology) to look at legal institutions. See our guide:

To sample a variety of papers, see these SSRN eLibraries:

Not familiar with SSRN? See our guide:


Federal Judges & Courts

Washington Courts

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