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Public Liability: A Plea for Facts


Reg Graycar


University of Sydney - Faculty of Law


UNSW Law Journal, Vol. 25, No. 3, pp. 810-818, 2002
Sydney Law School Research Paper No. 07/22

Abstract:     
This article argues that the "tort reform" debate in Australia has largely taken place without reference to the empirical and social context in which accidents and injuries occur. In fact, the so called liability crisis has far more complex origins which cannot readily be resolved by changing tort law.

Number of Pages in PDF File: 10

Keywords: negligence, tort reform, public liability

JEL Classification: K10, K13

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Date posted: May 9, 2007  

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Graycar, Reg, Public Liability: A Plea for Facts. UNSW Law Journal, Vol. 25, No. 3, pp. 810-818, 2002; Sydney Law School Research Paper No. 07/22. Available at SSRN: http://ssrn.com/abstract=985008

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Reg Graycar (Contact Author)
University of Sydney - Faculty of Law ( email )
Faculty of Law Building, F10
The University of Sydney
Sydney, NSW 2006
Australia
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