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NBER Publications by W. Kip Viscusi

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May 2014The Role of Publication Selection Bias in Estimates of the Value of a Statistical Life
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December 2010Tobacco Regulation through Litigation: The Master Settlement Agreement
with Joni Hersch
in Regulation vs. Litigation: Perspectives from Economics and Law, Daniel P. Kessler, editor
December 2009Discontinuous Behavioral Responses to Recycling Laws and Plastic Water Bottle Deposits
with Joel Huber, Jason Bell, Caroline Cecot: w15585

Published: "Discontinuous Behavioral Responses to Recycling Laws and Plastic Water Bottle Deposits," with Joel Huber, Jason Bell, and Caroline Cecot, American Law and Economics Review, Vol. 15, No. 1 (Spring 2013), pp. 110-155. citation courtesy of

The Changing Landscape of Blockbuster Punitive Damages Awards
with Alison F. Del Rossi: w15571

Published: W. Kip Viscusi, 2009. "The Changing Landscape of Blockbuster Punitive Damages Awards," American Law and Economics Review, Oxford University Press, vol. 12(1), pages 116-161. citation courtesy of

October 2009Tobacco Regulation through Litigation: The Master Settlement Agreement
with Joni Hersch: w15422

Published: Tobacco Regulation through Litigation: The Master Settlement Agreement, W. Kip Viscusi, Joni Hersch. in Regulation vs. Litigation: Perspectives from Economics and Law, Kessler. 2011

November 2007The Mortality Cost to Smokers
with Joni Hersch: w13599

Published: Viscusi, W. Kip & Hersch, Joni, 2008. "The mortality cost to smokers," Journal of Health Economics, Elsevier, vol. 27(4), pages 943-958, July. citation courtesy of

October 2006National Survey Evidence on Disasters and Relief: Risk Beliefs, Self-Interest, and Compassion
with Richard J. Zeckhauser: w12582

Published: W. Viscusi & Richard Zeckhauser, 2006. "National survey evidence on disasters and relief: Risk beliefs, self-interest, and compassion," Journal of Risk and Uncertainty, Springer, vol. 33(1), pages 13-36, September. citation courtesy of

July 2006The Catastrophic Effects of Natural Disasters on Insurance Markets
with Patricia Born: w12348

Published: Patricia Born & W. Viscusi, 2006. "The catastrophic effects of natural disasters on insurance markets," Journal of Risk and Uncertainty, Springer, vol. 33(1), pages 55-72, September. citation courtesy of

June 2006Rational Discounting for Regulatory Analysis
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Published: Viscusi, W. Kip. “Rational Discounting for Regulatory Analysis." University of Chicago Law Review 74, 1 (Winter 2007): 209-246.

March 2006The Effects of Tort Reform on Medical Malpractice Insurers' Ultimate Losses
with Patricia Born, Tom Baker: w12086

Published: Born, Patricia, W. Kip Viscusi and Tom Baker. “The Effects of Tort Reform on Medical Malpractice Insurers’ Ultimate Losses.” Journal of Risk and Insurance 76, 1 (March 2009): 197-219. citation courtesy of

January 2006Regulation of Health, Safety, and Environmental Risks
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Published: Polinsky, A. Mitchell and Steven Shavell (eds). Handbook of Law and Economics, Volume 1. Amsterdam: Elsevier, North-Holland, 2007.

Hyperbolic Discounting of Public Goods
with Joel Huber: w11935
December 2005The Generational Divide in Support for Environmental Policies: European Evidence
with Joni Hersch: w11859

Published: Hersch, Joni and W. Kip Viscusi. “The Generational Divide in Support for Environmental Policies: European Evidence.” Climatic Change 77, 1/2 (July 2006): 121-136.

The Perception and Valuation of the Risks of Climate Change: A Rational and Behavioral Blend
with Richard Zeckhauser: w11863

Published: Viscusi, W. Kip and Richard J. Zeckhauser. “The Perception and Valuation of the Risks of Climate Change: A Rational and Behavioral Blend.” Climatic Change 77, 1/2 (July 2006): 151-177.

October 2005How Unobservable Productivity Biases the Value of a Statistical Life
with Thomas J. Kniesner, Christopher Woock, James P. Ziliak: w11659
February 2004Life-Cycle Consumption and the Age-Adjusted Value of Life
with Thomas J. Kniesner, James P. Ziliak: w10266

Published: Kniesner, Thomas, W. Kip Viscusi, and James Ziliak. 2006. "Life-Cycle Consumption and the Age-Adjusted Value of Life," Contributions to Economic Analysis & Policy, Berkeley Electronic Press, vol. 5(1), pages 1524-1524

January 2004Age Variations in Workers' Value of Statistical Life
with Joseph E. Aldy: w10199
February 2003The Value of a Statistical Life: A Critical Review of Market Estimates throughout the World
with Joseph E. Aldy: w9487

Published: Viscusi, W Kip & Aldy, Joseph E, 2003. " The Value of a Statistical Life: A Critical Review of Market Estimates throughout the World," Journal of Risk and Uncertainty, Springer, vol. 27(1), pages 5-76, August. citation courtesy of

January 1998Organizational Form and Insurance Company Performance: Stocks versus Mutuals
with Patricia Born, William M. Gentry, Richard J. Zeckhauser
in The Economics of Property-Casualty Insurance, David F. Bradford, editor
September 1995Organizational Form and Insurance Company Performance: Stocks versus Mutuals
with Patricia Born, William M. Gentry, Richard J. Zeckhauser: w5246

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January 1995Cigarette Taxation and the Social Consequences of Smoking
in Tax Policy and the Economy, Volume 9, James M. Poterba, editor
October 1994Cigarette Taxation and the Social Consequences of Smoking
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Published: Cigarette Taxation and the Social Consequences of Smoking, W. Kip Viscusi. in Tax Policy and the Economy, Volume 9, Poterba. 1995

January 1994Health and Safety Regulation
with Christopher DeMuth, James Burnley
in American Economic Policy in the 1980s, Martin Feldstein, editor
October 1990Workers' Compensation and Injury Duration: Evidence from a Natural Experiment
with Bruce D. Meyer, David L. Durbin: w3494

Published: American Economic Review, 85, June 1995, pp 322-340. citation courtesy of

1986Market Incentives for Criminal Behavior
in The Black Youth Employment Crisis, Richard B. Freeman and Harry J. Holzer, editors
1985The Structure of Uncertainty and the Use of Nontransferable Pensions as a Mobility-Reduction Device
in Pensions, Labor, and Individual Choice, David A. Wise, ed.
September 1979Specific Information, General Information, and Employment Matches Under Uncertainty
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Published: Viscusi, W. Kip. "Employment Relationships with Joint Employer and Worker Experimentation." International Economic Review, Vol. 24, No.2, (1983), pp . 313-322.

July 1979Sorting Models of Labor Mobility, Turnover, and Unemployment
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