The research described herein was supported under an award from the National Institute of Justice, Office of Justice Programs, U.S. Department of Justice. We thank David Soule and Stacy Najaka of the Maryland State Commission on Criminal Sentencing Policy for their extraordinary cooperation and support. We also thank Robin Lyles, Richard Tamberino, and Rebecca Gowen of the Maryland Department of Public Safety and Correctional Services for assistance with data collection. For helpful comments, the authors thank William Evans, R. Richard Geddes, Peter Reuter, Hilary Sigman, Jeffrey Smith, Charles Wellford, and participants at workshops at Cornell University, the University of Maryland, the University of Michigan, Syracuse University, the University of Virginia, and the CSWEP Workshop. Points of view in the document are those of the authors and do not necessarily represent the views of the Department of Justice, the Maryland State Commission on Criminal Sentencing Policy, the Maryland Department of Public Safety and Correctional Services, or their constituent agencies.
Sentencing Guidelines and Judicial Discretion: Quasi-Experimental Evidence from Human Calculation Errors
Version of Record online: 7 MAY 2012
Copyright © 2012 Cornell Law School and Wiley Subscription Services, Inc.
Journal of Empirical Legal Studies
Volume 9, Issue 2, pages 291–319, June 2012
How to Cite
Bushway, S. D., Owens, E. G. and Piehl, A. M. (2012), Sentencing Guidelines and Judicial Discretion: Quasi-Experimental Evidence from Human Calculation Errors. Journal of Empirical Legal Studies, 9: 291–319. doi: 10.1111/j.1740-1461.2012.01254.x
- Issue online: 7 MAY 2012
- Version of Record online: 7 MAY 2012
Options for accessing this content:
- If you are a society or association member and require assistance with obtaining online access instructions please contact our Journal Customer Services team.
- Login via other institutional login options http://onlinelibrary.wiley.com/login-options.
- You can purchase online access to this Article for a 24-hour period (price varies by title)
- New Users: Please register, then proceed to purchase the article.
Login via OpenAthens
Search for your institution's name below to login via Shibboleth.
Registered Users please login:
- Access your saved publications, articles and searches
- Manage your email alerts, orders and subscriptions
- Change your contact information, including your password
Please register to:
- Save publications, articles and searches
- Get email alerts
- Get all the benefits mentioned below!