Horowitz specializes in the study of the American judiciary. Specifically, he examines how judges' political ideologies, judicial institutions, and other factors influence judicial outcomes.
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Jeremy D. Horowitz quoted on Republican policies disproportionately impacting minorities by Sean McElwee, "The Economy is a Democrat: Why Recent History Shows the Value of a Progressive President" Salon, March 28, 2015.
"Ideology, Legitimacy and the Use of Precedent on the U.S. Supreme Court," Sixth Annual Conference on Empirical Legal Studies, Northwestern University Law School, October 31, 2011.
Finds support for the theory that Supreme Court justices cite more central precedent in circumstances under which the Court's legitimacy might be questioned.