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Compensation, Commodification, and Disablement: How Law Has Dehumanized Laboring Bodies and Excluded Nonlaboring Humans

Karen Tani

Michigan Law Review (2021)

Download: SSRN | Penn Copy Citation and Karen Tani. "Compensation, Commodification, and Disablement: How Law Has Dehumanized Laboring Bodies and Excluded Nonlaboring Humans." Michigan Law Review 119, (2021): 1269. https://papers.ssrn.com/sol3/papers.cfm?abstract_id=3789144.

Topics: Law; Rights

Keywords: Disability; Social welfare; Torts; Workers' Compensation; Capitalism; Workplace injuries

Uncertainty > Risk: Lessons for Legal Thought from the Insurance Runoff Market

Tom Baker

Boston College Law Review (2021)

Download: SSRN | Penn Copy Citation and Tom Baker. "Uncertainty > Risk: Lessons for Legal Thought from the Insurance Runoff Market." Boston College Law Review 62, (2021): 59. https://papers.ssrn.com/sol3/papers.cfm?abstract_id=3532449#.

Topics: Law; Economics

Keywords: Legal theory; Insurance markets; runoff insurance; reinsurance; Risk management; assessment & pricing; Uncertainty; legacy liability; Torts; Law & Economics; asbestos; environmental damage; Long-term care

How Liability Insurers Protect Patients and Improve Safety

Tom Baker Charles Silver

DePaul Law Review (2019)

Download: SSRN | Penn | Publisher Copy Citation Tom Baker and Charles Silver. "How Liability Insurers Protect Patients and Improve Safety." DePaul Law Review 68, 2 (2019): 209. https://papers.ssrn.com/sol3/papers.cfm?abstract_id=3220642.

Topics: Economics; Law

Keywords: Law and economics; Torts; Health care; Healthcare providers; Medical malpractice; Liability insurance; Risk management; Moral hazard; Patient safety organizations

Preemption in the Rehnquist and Roberts Courts: An Empirical Analysis

Michael Greve Jonathan Klick Michal A. Petrino J.P. Sevilla

Supreme Court Economic Review (2015)

Download: SSRN | Penn Copy Citation Michael Greve, Jonathan Klick, Michal A. Petrino, and J.P. Sevilla. "Preemption in the Rehnquist and Roberts Courts: An Empirical Analysis." Supreme Court Economic Review 23, (2015): 353. https://papers.ssrn.com/sol3/papers.cfm?abstract_id=2567878.

Topics: Law

Keywords: Administrative law; Judicial consensus; Judicial decisionmaking; Preemption; Supreme Court; Torts

How Does Tort Law Affect Consumer Auto Insurance Costs?

Paul Heaton

Journal of Risk and Insurance (2015)

Download: SSRN Copy Citation and Paul Heaton. "How Does Tort Law Affect Consumer Auto Insurance Costs?." Journal of Risk and Insurance 84, 2 (2015): 691-715. https://papers.ssrn.com/sol3/papers.cfm?abstract_id=2967613.

Topics: Law; Business; Economics

Keywords: Torts; Tort reform; Consumer expenditure survey; Auto insurance

An Empirical Analysis of Cost Recovery in Superfund Cases: Implications for Brownfields and Joint and Several Liability

Howard F. Chang Hilary A. Sigman

Journal of Empirical Legal Studies (2014)

Download: SSRN | Penn Copy Citation Howard F. Chang and Hilary A. Sigman. "An Empirical Analysis of Cost Recovery in Superfund Cases: Implications for Brownfields and Joint and Several Liability." Journal of Empirical Legal Studies 11, (2014): 447. https://papers.ssrn.com/sol3/papers.cfm?abstract_id=1640680.

Topics: Economics; Law

Keywords: Environmental law; Torts; Litigation and Settlement; Real Estate; Economics

Transparency Through Insurance: Mandates Dominate Discretion

Tom Baker

Confidentiality, Transparency, and the U.S. Civil Justice System (2012)

Download: Penn Copy Citation and Tom Baker. "Transparency Through Insurance: Mandates Dominate Discretion." In Confidentiality, Transparency, and the U.S. Civil Justice System, edited by Joseph W. Doherty, Robert T. Reville, Laura Zakaras, 184. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2012.

Topics: Law

Keywords: Liability insurance; Torts; Criminal law; Economic incentives; Moral reasoning; Price setting; Loss spreading

Liability Insurance at the Tort-Crime Boundary

Tom Baker

Fault Lines: Tort Law as Cultural Practice (2009)

Download: SSRN | Penn Copy Citation and Tom Baker. "Liability Insurance at the Tort-Crime Boundary." In Fault Lines: Tort Law as Cultural Practice, edited by David M. Engel, Michael McCann, 66. Stanford: Stanford University Press, 2009.

Topics: Law

Keywords: Liability insurance; Torts; Criminal law; Economic incentives; Moral reasoning; Price setting; Loss spreading

Liability Insurance, Moral Luck, and Auto Accidents

Tom Baker

Theoretical Inquiries in Law (2008)

Download: SSRN | Publisher Copy Citation and Tom Baker. "Liability Insurance, Moral Luck, and Auto Accidents." Theoretical Inquiries in Law 9, 1 (2008): 165. https://papers.ssrn.com/sol3/papers.cfm?abstract_id=997908.

Topics: Law

Keywords: Insurance; Moral luck; Philosophy; Automobile; Torts

The Effect of Joint and Several Liability Under Superfund on Brownfields

Howard F. Chang Hilary A. Sigman

International Review of Law and Economics (2007)

Download: SSRN | Penn Copy Citation Howard F. Chang and Hilary A. Sigman. "The Effect of Joint and Several Liability Under Superfund on Brownfields ." International Review of Law and Economics 27, (2007): 363. https://papers.ssrn.com/sol3/papers.cfm?abstract_id=804464.

Topics: Environment; Law

Keywords: Environment; Environmental Economics; Superfund liability; Torts; Real Estate

Regulating Compensation for Injuries Associated with Medical Error

Angus Corbett

Sydney Law Review (2006)

Download: SSRN | Penn Copy Citation and Angus Corbett. "Regulating Compensation for Injuries Associated with Medical Error." Sydney Law Review 28, (2006): 259-296. https://papers.ssrn.com/sol3/papers.cfm?abstract_id=1464568.

Topics: Law; Health

Keywords: Torts; Compensation; Medical Error; Medical malpractice

Liability Insurance as Tort Regulation: Six Ways That Liability Insurance Shapes Tort Law in Action

Tom Baker

Connecticut Insurance Law Journal (2005)

Download: SSRN | Publisher Copy Citation and Tom Baker. "Liability Insurance as Tort Regulation: Six Ways That Liability Insurance Shapes Tort Law in Action." Connecticut Insurance Law Journal 12, 1 (2005): 1. https://papers.ssrn.com/sol3/papers.cfm?abstract_id=911565.

Topics: Law; Economics

Keywords: Torts; Insurance; Liability; Liability insurance

The (Self)-Regulation of Law: A Synergistic Model of Tort Law and Regulation

Angus Corbett

UNSW Law Journal (2002)

Download: Penn Copy Citation and Angus Corbett. "The (Self)-Regulation of Law: A Synergistic Model of Tort Law and Regulation." UNSW Law Journal 25, 3 (2002): 616-650. .

Topics: Law; Business

Keywords: Law and society; Torts; Insurance

Teaching Real Torts: Using Barry Werth's Damages in the Law School Classroom

Tom Baker

Nevada Law Journal (2002)

Download: Penn | Publisher Copy Citation and Tom Baker. "Teaching Real Torts: Using Barry Werth's Damages in the Law School Classroom." Nevada Law Journal 2, (2002): 386. .

Topics: Law

Keywords: Torts; Law school; Damages; Negligence; Insurance

Judgment Proofing, Bankruptcy Policy, and the Dark Side of Tort Liability

Charles W. Mooney

Stanford Law Review (1999)

Download: Penn Copy Citation and Charles W. Mooney. "Judgment Proofing, Bankruptcy Policy, and the Dark Side of Tort Liability." Stanford Law Review 52, (1999): 73. .

Topics: Law; Business; Economics

Keywords: Bankruptcy; Civil procedure; Torts

Measuring the Social Costs and Benefits and Identifying the Victims of Subordinating Security Interests in Bankruptcy

Steven L. Harris Charles W. Mooney

Cornell Law Review (1997)

Download: Penn Copy Citation Steven L. Harris and Charles W. Mooney. "Measuring the Social Costs and Benefits and Identifying the Victims of Subordinating Security Interests in Bankruptcy." Cornell Law Review 82, (1997): 1349. .

Topics: Law; Business; Economics

Keywords: Bankruptcy; Security interests; Torts; Subordination proposal

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