Replication Page for "Hierarchical and Collegial Politics on the U.S. Courts of
Appeals," forthcoming in the Journal of Politics
With the data and code described below, researchers can replicate the results from the paper. Note that all the files referenced below, including csv versions of all the datasets, can be found in this zip file.
- Judge-level data on cases
- Case-level data on cases
- Codebook for cases data (this applies to both judge-level and case-level data)
- Dataset on partisan composition of the Courts of Appeals, 1925 to 2007
- Dataset with estimates of inter-institutional ideal points from Bailey (2007)