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Regulation vs. Litigation: Perspectives from Economics and Law

Daniel P. Kessler, editor

Conference held September 11-12, 2009
Published in December 2010 by University of Chicago Press
© 2011 by the National Bureau of Economic Research

NBER Program(s):LE, IO

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332 pages
ISBN: 0-226-43218-1

Table of Contents

Front matter, table of contents, acknowledgments: Daniel P. Kessler (bibliographic info) (download)
Introduction to "Regulation versus Litigation": Daniel P. Kessler (p. 1 - 9) (bibliographic info) (download)
1. Regulation (Agencies) versus Litigation (Courts): An Analytical Framework: Richard A. Posner (p. 11 - 26) (bibliographic info) (download)
2. Efficient Regulation: Andrei Shleifer (p. 27 - 43) (bibliographic info) (download) (Working Paper version)
3. The Trouble with Cases: Frederick Schauer, Richard Zeckhauser (p. 45 - 70) (bibliographic info) (download) (Working Paper version)
4. Tobacco Regulation through Litigation: The Master Settlement Agreement: W. Kip Viscusi, Joni Hersch (p. 71 - 101) (bibliographic info) (download) (Working Paper version)
5. Gun Control after "Heller": Litigating against Regulation: Philip J. Cook, Jens Ludwig, Adam Samaha (p. 103 - 135) (bibliographic info) (download)
6. The Effects of Product Liability Exemption in the Presence of the FDA: Tomas J. Philipson, Eric Sun, Dana Goldman (p. 137 - 163) (bibliographic info) (download) (Working Paper version)
7. The Impact of Employment Protection on Workers Disabled by Workplace Injuries: Adam H. Gailey, Seth A. Seabury (p. 165 - 196) (bibliographic info) (download)
8. Opting Out of Workers' Compensation in Texas: A Survey of Large, Multistate Nonsubscribers: Alison Morantz (p. 197 - 238) (bibliographic info) (download)
9. M&A Break Fees: U.S. Litigation versus UK Regulation: John C. Coates IV (p. 239 - 284) (bibliographic info) (download)
10. Exploring Ex Ante Regulatory Mechanisms for Detecting Prescription Drug Misuse: Stephen T. Parente (p. 285 - 300) (bibliographic info) (download)
11. Natural Disaster Management: Earthquake Risk and Hospitals' Provision of Essential Services in California: Tom Chang, Mireille Jacobson (p. 301 - 320) (bibliographic info) (download)
Indexes: Daniel P. Kessler (p. 321 - 332) (bibliographic info) (download)
 
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