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1.

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 1,584
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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 1,395
3.

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 1,220
4.

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 812
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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
Rutgers Business School Newark and New Brunswick and USC Gould School of Law

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Downloads 762
6.

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 644
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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 617
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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 600
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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 573
10.

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 529
11.

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 499
12.

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 477
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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 477
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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 405
15.

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 393
16.

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 388
17.

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 388
18.

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 387
19.

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
Rutgers Business School Newark and New Brunswick and USC Gould School of Law
Downloads 366
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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 361
21.

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 351
22.

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 Office of Suspension and Debarment, The World BankGeorge Washington University - Law School
Downloads 347
23.

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 340
24.

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 338
25.

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 330
26.

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 329
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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 316
28.

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 306
29.

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 293
30.

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 288
31.

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 254
32.

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 246
33.

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 243
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 242
35.

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 238
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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

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Downloads 219
37.

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 212
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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 203
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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 202
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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 200
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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 200
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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
Syracuse University - Department of Economics, Vanderbilt University - Law School, Abbott Laboratories and University of Kentucky - Department of Economics

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Downloads 191
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Life-Cycle Consumption and the Age-Adjusted Value of Life

Harvard Law and Economics Discussion Paper No. 459
Number of pages: 42 Posted: 23 Aug 2004
Working Paper Series
Syracuse University - Department of Economics, Vanderbilt University - Law School and University of Kentucky - Department of Economics

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Downloads 189
44.

Pinning Down the Value of Statistical Life

IZA Discussion Paper No. 3107
Number of pages: 34 Posted: 14 Nov 2007
Working Paper Series
Syracuse University - Department of Economics, Vanderbilt University - Law School, Abbott Laboratories and University of Kentucky - Department of Economics
Downloads 189
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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
University of Aberdeen - Business School and University of Aberdeen - Business School
Downloads 177
46.

Professional Goodwill in Marital Dissolution Cases

Number of pages: 48 Posted: 06 Dec 2008
Working Paper Series
University of Missouri at Kansas City - School of Law
Downloads 169
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Age Variations in Workers' Value of Statistical Life

Harvard Law and Economics Discussion Paper No. 468
Number of pages: 57 Posted: 19 Oct 2004
Working Paper Series
Harvard Kennedy School and Vanderbilt University - Law School

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Downloads 166
48.

The Devaluation of Life

Vanderbilt Law and Economics Research Paper No. 09-14
Number of pages: 42 Posted: 23 Apr 2009
Working Paper Series
Vanderbilt University - Law School
Downloads 162
49.

Work Values in Western and Eastern Europe

FEEM Working Paper No. 94.2011
Number of pages: 84 Posted: 25 Jan 2012
Working Paper Series
Queensland University of Technology
Downloads 160
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If Dorothy Had Not Had Toto to Pull Back the Wizard’s Curtain: The Fabrication of Human Rights as a World Religion

Valparaiso University Law Review, Vol. 44, 2010
Number of pages: 16 Posted: 18 May 2010 Last Revised: 13 Mar 2016
Accepted Paper Series
Valparaiso University School of Law
Downloads 158