USD School of Law Assistant Professor Ariel Jurow Kleiman Cited in The Atlantic’s Article about Tax and the Patriarchy

Assistant Professor Ariel Jurow Kleiman Cited in The Atlantic about Tax and the Patriarchy

Ariel Jurow Kleiman

SAN DIEGO (December 12, 2019) – University of San Diego (USD) School of Law Assistant Professor Ariel Jurow Kleiman was referenced in the article “Tax and the Patriarchy” in The Atlantic on November 13, 2019.

The article examines how the U.S. tax code creates disparities between men and women. Jurow Kleiman’s research was referenced and quoted saying there is “a landscape of comprehensive disadvantage” for women embedded in the tax code.

Click here to read the full article.

About Assistant Professor Ariel Jurow Kleiman 

Assistant Professor Jurow Kleiman specializes in Federal Tax Law, International Tax, Tax Policy, State & Local Tax, Income Inequality, and Welfare Policy. As a Skadden Fellow, she helped to found the Bet Tzedek Low-Income Taxpayer Clinic in Los Angeles, which continues to provide representation to low-income and immigrant workers. In 2014, her writing on the taxation of migrant families won the Florence M. Kelley Prize.

About the University of San Diego School of Law

Each year, USD educates approximately 800 Juris Doctor and graduate law students from throughout the United States and around the world.  The law school is best known for its offerings in the areas of business and corporate law, constitutional law, intellectual property, international and comparative law, public interest law and taxation.

USD School of Law is one of the 84 law schools elected to the Order of the Coif, a national honor society for law school graduates.  The law school’s faculty is a strong group of outstanding scholars and teachers with national and international reputations and currently ranks 36th nationally among U.S. law faculties in scholarly impact and 22nd nationally in past-year faculty downloads on the Social Sciences Research Network (SSRN). The school is accredited by the American Bar Association and is a member of the Association of American Law Schools. Founded in 1954, the law school is part of the University of San Diego, a private, independent, Roman Catholic university chartered in 1949.


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