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1.

The Value of a Statistical Life

Forthcoming, Oxford Research Encyclopedia of Economics and Finance , Vanderbilt Law Research Paper No. 19-15
Number of pages: 45 Posted: 16 May 2019
Working Paper Series
Claremont Graduate University - Department of Economic Sciences and Vanderbilt University - Law School
Downloads 2,341
2.

The Value of Life

New Palgrave Dictionary of Economics and the Law, 2nd Edition, Vanderbilt Law and Economics Research Paper No. 08-04
Number of pages: 18 Posted: 14 Oct 2005 Last Revised: 27 Nov 2012
Accepted Paper Series
Vanderbilt University - Law School
Downloads 1,902
3.

Business Ethics in Brazil and the U.S.: Egoism and Utilitarianism

Number of pages: 7 Posted: 18 Jun 2001
Working Paper Series
University of Nevada, Reno - College of Business Administration, University of Nevada, Reno and University of Nevada, Reno
Downloads 1,444
4.

International Students’ Contributions to Swedish Economy

Number of pages: 15 Posted: 07 Dec 2012
Working Paper Series
Baku Engineering University - Department of Finance and Universite du Luxembourg
Downloads 1,315
5.

Estimating the Value of a Statistical Life: The Importance of Omitted Variables and Publication Bias

AEI-Brookings Paper No. 04-06; IZA Discussion Paper No. 1037; Princeton IR Paper No. 479; Princeton Law & Public Affairs Paper No. 04-008
Number of pages: 17 Posted: 27 Feb 2004
Working Paper Series
Princeton University - Industrial Relations Section and University of Chicago - Department of Economics

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Downloads 831
6.

Timing Law School

Journal of Empirical Legal Studies (2017), HLS Center on the Legal Profession Research Paper No. 2015-4, AccessLex Institute Research Paper No. 17-04
Number of pages: 40 Posted: 08 Mar 2015 Last Revised: 24 Aug 2017
Accepted Paper Series
Amazon.com and University of Southern California Gould School of Law

Multiple version iconThere are 3 versions of this paper

Downloads 820
7.

Using Mandated Speed Limits to Measure the Value of a Statistical Life

IZA Discussion Paper No. 571; FEEM Working Paper No. 65.2002
Number of pages: 48 Posted: 18 Nov 2002
Working Paper Series
Princeton University - Industrial Relations Section and University of Chicago - Department of Economics

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Downloads 779
8.

Happy Law Students, Happy Lawyers

Syracuse Law Review, Vol. 58, 2008
Number of pages: 27 Posted: 21 Feb 2008
Accepted Paper Series
University of Missouri at Kansas City - School of Law and University of Missouri at Kansas City - School of Law
Downloads 715
9.

The Value of a Statistical Life: A Critical Review of Market Estimates Throughout the World

Harvard Law and Economics Discussion Paper No. 392
Number of pages: 127 Posted: 16 Dec 2002
Working Paper Series
Vanderbilt University - Law School and Harvard Kennedy School

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Downloads 622
10.

Reproductive Negligence

117 Columbia Law Review 149 (2017), San Diego Legal Studies Paper No. 17-289
Number of pages: 87 Posted: 04 Apr 2016 Last Revised: 15 Jun 2017
Accepted Paper Series
University of San Diego: School of Law
Downloads 611
11.

Debiasing Desire: Addressing Bias and Discrimination on Intimate Platforms

Forthcoming in Proc. ACM Hum.-Comput. Interact. v. 2 (CSCW) Article 73 (November 2018)
Number of pages: 18 Posted: 01 Oct 2018
Accepted Paper Series
University of Washington, School of Law, Students, Cornell University - Cornell Tech NYC, Cornell University and Cornell University
Downloads 602
12.

Celebrating Life (Chai) and Taxes: Lessons Learned

American Bar Association - Section of Taxation News Quarterly, Vol. 26, No. 1, Fall 2006, Chapman University Law Research Paper No. 06-02
Number of pages: 6 Posted: 22 Dec 2006 Last Revised: 06 May 2008
Accepted Paper Series
University of Nevada, Las Vegas - William S. Boyd School of Law
Downloads 599
13.

What is a Life Worth?

Regulation, Vol. 27, No. 4, pp. 60-63, Winter 2004
Number of pages: 4 Posted: 26 Jan 2005
Accepted Paper Series
University of Wisconsin - Oshkosh
Downloads 587
14.

Misuses and Proper Uses of Hedonic Values of Life

Harvard Law and Economics Discussion Paper No. 292
Number of pages: 27 Posted: 01 Sep 2000
Working Paper Series
Vanderbilt University - Law School
Downloads 551
15.

How to Value a Life

Vanderbilt Law and Economics Research Paper No. 08-16
Number of pages: 26 Posted: 28 May 2008
Working Paper Series
Vanderbilt University - Law School
Downloads 540
16.

The Flawed Hedonic Damages Measure of Compensation for Wrongful Death and Personal Injury

Journal of Forensic Economics, Forthcoming, Vanderbilt Law and Economics Research Paper No. 08-05
Number of pages: 38 Posted: 17 Jan 2008 Last Revised: 27 Nov 2012
Accepted Paper Series
Vanderbilt University - Law School
Downloads 501
17.

Value of a Law Degree by College Major

AccessLex Institute Research Paper No. 16-03, Seton Hall Public Law Research Paper
Number of pages: 23 Posted: 07 Mar 2016 Last Revised: 09 Mar 2017
Working Paper Series
Amazon.com and University of Southern California Gould School of Law
Downloads 493
18.

The Value of a Statistical Life in a Dictatorship: Evidence from Stalin

Number of pages: 57 Posted: 23 Mar 2018 Last Revised: 21 Jul 2018
Working Paper Series
University of Wisconsin-Madison, New Economic School and Southern Methodist University (SMU) - Department of Economics
Downloads 479
19.

Companion Animal Capital

Animal Law Review, Vol. 17, No. 1, 2011
Number of pages: 15 Posted: 30 Oct 2014 Last Revised: 11 Jul 2015
Accepted Paper Series
The University of Chicago
Downloads 475
20.

The 'Illegal' Tax

Connecticut Public Interest Law Journal, Vol. 11, pp. 93-132, Fall/Winter 2011
Number of pages: 39 Posted: 19 Mar 2012
Accepted Paper Series
University of Nevada, Las Vegas - William S. Boyd School of Law
Downloads 421
21.

The Global Reach of Hiv/Aids: Science, Politics, Economics, and Research

Emory International Law Review, Vol. 17, No. 1, Spring 2003
Number of pages: 68 Posted: 25 Nov 2003
Accepted Paper Series
Georgetown University - Law Center - O'Neill Institute for National and Global Health Law
Downloads 420
22.

Jurors, Judges, and the Mistreatment of Risk by the Courts

Harvard Law and Economics Discussion Paper No. 291
Number of pages: 59 Posted: 01 Sep 2000
Working Paper Series
Vanderbilt University - Law School
Downloads 399
23.

Regulation of Health, Safety, and Environmental Risks

Harvard Law and Economics Discussion Paper No. 544
Number of pages: 91 Posted: 31 Jul 2006
Working Paper Series
Vanderbilt University - Law School

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Downloads 399
24.

Re-Thinking Alimony: The AAML's Considerations for Calculating Alimony, Spousal Support or Maintenance

Journal of the American Academy of Matrimonial Lawyers, Vol. 21, p. 61, 2008
Number of pages: 26 Posted: 28 Oct 2008
Accepted Paper Series
University of Missouri at Kansas City - School of Law
Downloads 398
25.

Contractors and the Ultimate Sacrifice

Service Contractor, p. 16, September 2010, GWU Legal Studies Research Paper No. 512, GWU Law School Public Law Research Paper No. 512
Number of pages: 4 Posted: 19 Sep 2010
Accepted Paper Series
George Washington University - Law School and George Washington University - Law School
Downloads 394
26.

Saving Lives: A Review of the Record

AEI-Brookings Joint Center Working Paper No. 03-6
Number of pages: 28 Posted: 16 Jul 2003
Working Paper Series
Office of Management and Budget (OMB)
Downloads 376
27.

Empirical Analysis of Tort Damages

RESEARCH HANDBOOK ON THE ECONOMICS OF TORTS, Jennifer Arlen, ed., Cheltenham, U.K.: Edward Elgar Publishing, 2012, Vanderbilt Law and Economics Research Paper No. 12-01, Vanderbilt Public Law Research Paper No. 12-23
Number of pages: 55 Posted: 13 Jan 2012 Last Revised: 27 Nov 2012
Accepted Paper Series
Vanderbilt University - Law School
Downloads 365
28.

I Would, But I Need the Eggs: Why Neither Exit Nor Voice Substantially Limits Big City Corruption

Loyola University Chicago Law Journal, Vol. 42, No. 2, pp. 277-293, Winter 2011 , George Mason Law & Economics Research Paper No. 11-11
Number of pages: 18 Posted: 02 Mar 2011
Accepted Paper Series
Yale University - Law School
Downloads 365
29.

The Economic Value of Air-Pollution-Related Health Risks in China: A Contingent Valuation Study

Environmental and Resource Economics, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 32 Posted: 26 Apr 2005
Accepted Paper Series
Harvard University and Harvard University - T.H. Chan School of Public Health
Downloads 363
30.

Social Security Spouse and Survivor Benefits 101: Practical Primer Part II (Or Another Reason to Put a Ring on It)

American Bar Association – Section of Taxation, News Quarterly, Vol. 30, No. 1, Fall 2010,
Number of pages: 4 Posted: 09 Nov 2010
Accepted Paper Series
University of Nevada, Las Vegas - William S. Boyd School of Law and San Diego State University - College of Business Administration
Downloads 344
31.

Determinants of Start-Up Satisfaction of Nascent Entrepreneurs

Wirtschaftspsychologie aktuell, Vol. 1, pp. 9-11, 2009
Number of pages: 9 Posted: 23 Apr 2009 Last Revised: 18 Apr 2010
Accepted Paper Series
University of Trier - Faculty of Management, Gruendungszuschuss.de, Frankfurt School of Finance & Management and Technische Universität München (TUM)
Downloads 322
32.

Measuring the Value of a Statistical Life: Problems and Prospects

IZA Discussion Paper No. 1911, Princeton Law and Public Affairs Working Paper No. 06-002
Number of pages: 32 Posted: 25 Jan 2006
Working Paper Series
Princeton University - Industrial Relations Section

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Downloads 319
33.

Optimal Bail and the Value of Freedom: Evidence from the Philadelphia Bail Experiment

U of Chicago Law & Economics, Olin Working Paper No. 343
Number of pages: 55 Posted: 16 Apr 2008
Working Paper Series
University of Pennsylvania Law School and Syracuse University

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Downloads 310
34.

The Location Market

George Mason Law Review, Vol. 19, No. 3, pp. 637-664, Spring 2012, George Mason Law & Economics Research Paper No. 12-37
Number of pages: 29 Posted: 12 Apr 2012
Accepted Paper Series
Northwestern University - Pritzker School of Law and Yale University - Law School
Downloads 279
35.

Risk Equity

Harvard Law and Economics Discussion Paper No. 294
Number of pages: 49 Posted: 01 Sep 2000
Working Paper Series
Vanderbilt University - Law School
Downloads 270
36.

Immigrant Status and the Value of Statistical Life

Journal of Human Resources, Forthcoming, Vanderbilt Law and Economics Research Paper No. 09-15
Number of pages: 36 Posted: 25 Apr 2009 Last Revised: 27 Nov 2012
Working Paper Series
Vanderbilt University - Law School and Vanderbilt University - Law School
Downloads 263
37.

I Can't Get No Satisfaction: Necessity Entrepreneurship and Procedural Utility

Kyklos, Vol. 62, No. 2, pp. 191-209, April 2009
Number of pages: 26 Posted: 21 Aug 2008 Last Revised: 06 Sep 2010
Accepted Paper Series
University of Trier - Faculty of Management and Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam

Multiple version iconThere are 3 versions of this paper

Downloads 262
38.

Civil Rights in Ordinary Tort Cases: Race, Gender, and the Calculation of Economic Loss

Loyola of Los Angeles Law Review, 2005
Number of pages: 35 Posted: 25 May 2005
Accepted Paper Series
Ohio State University (OSU) - Michael E. Moritz College of Law
Downloads 259
39.

Estimating the Value of a Statistical Life Using Census of Fatal Occupational Injuries (CFOI) Data

Vanderbilt Law and Economics Research Paper No. 13-17
Number of pages: 28 Posted: 10 Jul 2013 Last Revised: 12 Jul 2013
Working Paper Series
Vanderbilt University - Law School
Downloads 245
40.

The Value of a Statistical Life and the Coefficient of Relative Risk Aversion

Harvard Law and Economics Discussion Paper No. 426
Number of pages: 17 Posted: 21 Aug 2003
Working Paper Series
Harvard Law School

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Downloads 243
41.

The Cost-Effectiveness of Armored Tactical Wheeled Vehicles for Overseas U.S. Army Operations

Number of pages: 41 Posted: 25 Aug 2011
Working Paper Series
Syracuse University and Naval Postgraduate School
Downloads 225
42.

Income Elasticity and the Global Value of a Statistical Life

Vanderbilt Law Research Paper No. 17-29
Number of pages: 41 Posted: 28 May 2017
Working Paper Series
Vanderbilt University - Law School and United States Court of Appeals, Fifth Circuit
Downloads 221
43.

The Value of a Statistical Life: Evidence from Panel Data

Review of Economics and Statistics, Forthcoming, Vanderbilt Law and Economics Research Paper No. 11-02
Number of pages: 40 Posted: 13 Jan 2011 Last Revised: 27 Nov 2012
Accepted Paper Series
Claremont Graduate University - Department of Economic Sciences, Vanderbilt University - Law School, Abbott Laboratories and University of Kentucky - Department of Economics
Downloads 221
44.

Cigarette Smokers as Job Risk Takers

Review of Economics and Statistics
Number of pages: 39 Posted: 05 Oct 2000
Accepted Paper Series
Vanderbilt University - Law School and Vanderbilt University - Law School
Downloads 220
45.

Sex, Golf and Stereotypes: Measuring, Valuing and Imagining the Body in Court

Torts Law Journal, Vol. 10, No. 2, pp. 205-221, 2002, Sydney Law School Research Paper No. 07/24
Number of pages: 18 Posted: 14 May 2007
Accepted Paper Series
The University of Sydney Law School
Downloads 216
46.

Are Law Degrees As Valuable to Minorities?

International Review of Law and Economics, Forthcoming, AccessLex Institute Research Paper No. 17-07, USC Law Legal Studies Paper No. 17-22, USC CLASS Research Paper No. 17-23
Number of pages: 56 Posted: 19 Sep 2017 Last Revised: 26 Sep 2017
Accepted Paper Series
Amazon.com and University of Southern California Gould School of Law
Downloads 215
47.

Pinning Down the Value of Statistical Life

IZA Discussion Paper No. 3107
Number of pages: 34 Posted: 14 Nov 2007
Working Paper Series
Claremont Graduate University - Department of Economic Sciences, Vanderbilt University - Law School, Abbott Laboratories and University of Kentucky - Department of Economics
Downloads 209
48.

Willingness to Pay to Reduce Mortality Risks: Evidence from a Three-Country Contingent Valuation Study

FEEM Working Paper No. 111.04
Number of pages: 38 Posted: 05 Oct 2004
Working Paper Series
University of Maryland - Department of Agricultural & Resource Economics, Basque Centre for Climate Change (BC3) and University of Bath - Department of Economics
Downloads 209
49.

How Does the Impact of an Hiv/Aids Information Campaign Vary with Educational Attainment? Evidence from Rural Uganda

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 3289
Number of pages: 48 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Working Paper Series
World Bank
Downloads 208
50.

An Inquiry into the Theory, Causes and Consequences of Monitoring Indicators of Health and Safety at Work

IZA Discussion Paper No. 4734
Number of pages: 40 Posted: 08 Feb 2010
Working Paper Series
Cedefop and University of Aberdeen - Business School
Downloads 199