Posted by Michael
12/22/2016 at 04:37 PM
The American Bar Association, which regulates law schools, has recently taken steps to increase the amount of “consumer information” law schools must make available to potential applicants. I consider this a positive trend, even though reasonable minds can differ on the question of what kinds of information should be provided.
There are at least two risks involved when picking data all schools must report. First, as the saying goes, “just because you can measure something does not make it important.” For example, does the total number of volumes and titles in a...