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A Fundamental Enforcement Cost Advantage of the Negligence Rule over Regulation 0 0 0 29 0 0 1 83
A General Rationale for a Governmental Role in the Relief of Large Risks 0 0 0 24 0 1 1 75
A Model of the Socially Optimal Use of Liability and Regulation 0 0 0 132 0 1 1 391
A Note on Optimal Deterrence When Individuals Choose Among Harmful Acts 0 0 0 29 0 0 0 248
A Note on Optimal Fines When Wealth Varies Among Individuals 0 0 0 69 0 0 6 293
A Simple Model of Optimal Deterrence and Incapacitation 0 0 0 33 0 0 0 62
Accuracy in the Assessment of Damages 0 0 0 69 0 1 1 365
Accuracy in the Determination of Liability 0 0 0 83 0 0 3 416
An Alternative to the Basic Causal Requirement for Liability under the Negligence Rule 0 0 4 4 0 0 5 5
Any Non-Individualistic Social Welfare Function Violates the Pareto Principle 0 0 0 314 1 1 1 1,925
Continuances and Uncertainty in the Course of Adjudication 0 0 1 1 0 0 0 3
Contracts, Holdup, and Legal Intervention 0 0 1 108 0 2 5 612
Corrective Taxation versus Liability 0 0 0 34 0 0 0 108
Corruption and Optimal Law Enforcement 0 0 0 475 0 0 3 1,709
Costly Litigation and Optimal Damages 0 0 0 84 0 0 0 89
Deterrence and the Adjustment of Sentences During Imprisonment 0 0 0 19 0 0 1 60
Economic Analysis of Accident Law 0 0 1 236 0 0 3 587
Economic Analysis of Accident Law 0 0 2 443 0 0 3 1,200
Economic Analysis of Contract Law 1 1 7 769 3 10 29 2,164
Economic Analysis of Law 1 1 5 1,162 3 3 13 3,073
Economic Analysis of Litigation and the Legal Process 0 0 3 326 0 2 18 935
Economic Analysis of Property Law 0 0 4 540 1 3 22 1,255
Economic Analysis of Public Law Enforcement and Criminal Law 0 0 6 514 0 1 13 1,792
Economic Analysis of Welfare Economics, Morality and the Law 0 0 3 375 0 0 4 1,234
Economic Analysis of the General Structure of the Law 0 0 2 213 0 1 4 534
Eminent Domain Versus Government Purchase of Land Given Imperpect Information About Owners' Valuation 0 1 1 61 0 1 1 320
Enforcement Costs and the Optimal Magnitude and Probability of Fines 0 0 0 183 0 1 3 775
Fairness Versus Welfare: Notes on the Pareto Principle, Preferences, and Distributive Justice 0 0 1 426 0 0 3 1,357
Individual Precautions to Prevent Theft: Private Versus Socially OptimalBehavior 0 0 0 76 0 1 1 310
Information and the Scope of Liability for Breach of Contract: The Rule of Hadley V. Baxendale 0 0 2 552 0 0 3 2,892
Legal Advice about Acts Already Commited 0 0 0 9 0 0 0 112
Liability for Accidents 0 0 0 121 0 0 0 554
Liability for Harm Versus Regulation of Safety 0 0 2 423 0 2 5 960
Mandatory Versus Voluntary Disclosure of Product Risks 0 0 0 130 0 0 0 573
Minimum Asset Requirements 0 0 0 78 1 1 1 379
Minimum Asset Requirements and Compulsory Liability Insurance As Solutions to the Judgment-Proof Problem 0 0 0 126 0 1 2 640
Moral Rules and the Moral Sentiments: Toward a Theory of an Optimal Moral System 0 0 0 232 0 1 1 998
On Optimal Legal Change, Past Behavior, and Grandfathering 0 0 2 55 0 0 2 146
On the Design of Contracts and Remedies for Breach 0 0 0 96 0 0 1 484
On the Disutility and Discounting of Imprisonment and the Theory of Deterrence 0 0 3 249 0 2 27 4,260
On the Law of the Household: The Principles Used by Parents in Disciplining Their Children 0 0 15 15 0 1 15 20
On the Redesign of Accident Liability for the World of Autonomous Vehicles 2 2 3 41 2 3 10 90
On the Superiority of Corrective Taxes to Quantity Regulation 1 1 3 244 1 1 4 1,317
On the Writing and the Interpretation of Contracts 0 0 0 272 0 0 1 1,055
Optimal Cleanup and Liability After Environmentally Harmful Discharges 0 1 1 57 0 1 1 285
Optimal Law Enforcement with Self-Reporting of Behavior 0 0 0 134 0 1 2 443
Pigouvian Taxation with Administrative Costs 0 0 0 62 0 0 0 271
Private Versus Socially Optimal Provision of Ex Ante Legal Advice 0 0 0 25 0 0 2 159
Reconsidering Contractual Liability and the Incentive to Reveal Information 0 0 0 87 0 0 1 621
Rewards versus Intellectual Property Rights 0 0 0 473 1 1 2 1,516
Risk Aversion and the Desirability of Attenuated Legal Change 0 0 0 44 0 0 1 56
Should Liability be Based on the Harm to the Victim or the Gain to the Injurer? 0 0 1 212 0 0 1 951
Specific Versus General Enforcement of Law 0 0 0 43 0 0 2 244
Subrogation and the Theory of Insurance When Suits Can Be Brought for Losses Suffered 0 2 3 35 0 2 3 51
Suit Versus Settlement When Parties Seek Nonmonetary Judgements 0 0 0 25 0 0 1 319
Suit and Settlement vs. Trial: A Theoretical Analysis under Alternative Methods for the Allocation of Legal Costs 0 1 3 263 0 1 8 946
The Appeals Process and Adjudicator Incentives 0 0 0 37 0 0 0 211
The Corrective Tax versus Liability As Solutions to the Problem of Harmful Externalities 0 0 1 39 0 1 4 142
The Economic Theory of Public Enforcement of Law 0 0 0 935 0 3 12 2,677
The Efficiency of the Legal System versus the Income Tax in Redistributing Income 0 0 0 44 0 0 1 164
The Optimal Payment of Unemployment Insurance Benefits over Time 0 0 1 154 1 1 4 626
The Optimal Use of Fines and Imprisonment 0 0 0 322 0 0 5 1,155
The Rationale for Motions in the Design of Adjudication 0 1 2 13 0 1 2 20
The Social versus the Private Incentive to Bring Suit in a Costly Legal System 0 0 1 69 1 1 4 287
The Theory of Public Enforcement of Law 0 1 1 226 0 3 5 563
Threats Without Binding Commitment 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 273
Threats without Binding Commitment 0 0 0 79 0 0 0 692
Torts in Which Victim and Injurer Act Sequentially 0 0 0 31 1 1 1 237
Uncertainty Over Causation and the Determination of Civil Liability 0 0 0 189 0 0 0 630
Total Working Papers 5 12 85 13,074 16 58 279 49,999


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A Model of Optimal Incapacitation 0 0 0 9 0 0 1 267
A Model of the Optimal Use of Liability and Safety Regulation 2 2 9 216 2 4 20 577
A Note on Efficiency vs. Distributional Equity in Legal Rulemaking: Should Distributional Equity Matter Given Optimal Income Taxation? 0 1 1 155 0 2 3 706
A Note on Optimal Fines When Wealth Varies among Individuals 0 0 0 64 0 1 4 315
Accuracy in the Assessment of Damages 0 0 1 3 0 1 5 492
Accuracy in the Determination of Liability 0 0 1 12 0 0 1 472
Acquisition and Disclosure of Information Prior to Sale 0 0 0 210 0 0 1 657
Alternative Dispute Resolution: An Economic Analysis 1 2 6 179 2 7 19 1,292
An Economic Analysis of Altruism and Deferred Gifts 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 119
Any Frequency of Plaintiff Victory at Trial Is Possible 0 0 0 5 0 0 0 205
Any Non-welfarist Method of Policy Assessment Violates the Pareto Principle 0 0 7 185 1 3 12 619
Damage Measures for Breach of Contract 1 2 9 644 1 2 16 3,363
Deterrence and the Punishment of Attempts 0 1 1 13 0 1 3 228
Do Managers Use Their Information Efficiently? 0 0 0 54 0 0 0 242
Enforcement Costs and the Optimal Magnitude and Probability of Fines 0 0 0 11 1 2 7 380
Information and the Scope of Liability for Breach of Contract: The Rule of Hadley vs. Baxendale 0 0 0 0 0 1 2 1,306
Law versus Morality as Regulators of Conduct 0 0 0 2 1 2 15 4,150
Legal Advice about Contemplated Acts: The Decision to Obtain Advice, Its Social Desirability, and Protection of Confidentiality 0 0 0 9 0 0 1 242
Legal Error, Litigation, and the Incentive to Obey the Law 0 0 0 0 1 1 10 371
Liability and the Incentive to Obtain Information about Risk 0 1 5 25 0 1 6 165
On Liability and Insurance 0 2 6 246 1 3 14 819
On the Disutility and Discounting of Imprisonment and the Theory of Deterrence 0 0 1 11 0 0 4 624
On the Superiority of Corrective Taxes to Quantity Regulation 0 0 0 0 1 3 8 605
Optimal Law Enforcement with Self-Reporting of Behavior 0 0 3 193 0 3 15 769
Private versus Socially Optimal Provision of Ex Ante Legal Advice 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 188
Rewards versus Intellectual Property Rights 0 0 0 18 1 3 9 664
Risk Sharing and Incentives in the Principal and Agent Relationship 0 0 7 905 0 2 20 2,759
Sharing Risks of Deferred Payment 0 0 1 48 0 0 1 225
Sharing of Information Prior to Settlement or Litigation 0 1 2 73 0 1 4 298
Should Legal Rules Favor the Poor? Clarifying the Role of Legal Rules and the Income Tax in Redistributing Income 0 0 1 5 0 0 1 296
Specific versus General Enforcement of Law 0 0 0 75 0 0 2 579
Suit versus Settlement when Parties Seek Nonmonetary Judgments 0 0 0 2 0 1 2 178
The Air Pollution and Property Value Debate 0 0 1 76 0 0 1 356
The Appeals Process as a Means of Error Correction 0 1 1 60 1 2 10 488
The Conflict between Notions of Fairness and the Pareto Principle 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 905
The Economic Theory of Public Enforcement of Law 0 1 2 652 1 2 9 1,997
The Fundamental Divergence between the Private and the Social Motive to Use the Legal System 0 0 6 25 0 2 18 534
The Optimal Payment of Unemployment Insurance Benefits over Time 2 3 4 444 2 3 10 1,694
The Optimal Structure of Law Enforcement 2 2 7 95 2 2 18 1,539
The Optimal Tradeoff between the Probability and Magnitude of Fines 0 0 3 288 1 3 12 819
The Optimal Use of Nonmonetary Sanctions as a Deterrent 0 0 1 138 0 0 3 481
Uncertainty over Causation and the Determination of Civil Liability 0 2 6 23 0 3 11 344
Why the Legal System Is Less Efficient Than the Income Tax in Redistributing Income 0 1 3 21 0 1 4 548
Total Journal Articles 8 22 95 5,195 19 62 303 33,877


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