Murat C. Mungan

George Mason University - Antonin Scalia Law School, Faculty

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Scholarly Papers (76)

1.

The Effect of Public Health Insurance on Criminal Recidivism

Journal of Policy Analysis and Management, Forthcoming, George Mason Law & Economics Research Paper No. 19-19
Number of pages: 88 Posted: 25 Jul 2019 Last Revised: 03 Aug 2021
Erkmen Giray Aslim, Murat C. Mungan, Carlos Navarro and Han Yu
Grand Valley State University - Seidman School of Business, George Mason University - Antonin Scalia Law School, Faculty, Texas A&M University - Private Enterprise Research Center and University of Memphis
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Medicaid, Recidivism, Affordable Care Act, Substance Use Disorder

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The Scope of Criminal Law

Research Handbook on the Economics of Criminal Law, A. Harel, K. Hylton, eds., 2012
Number of pages: 15 Posted: 06 Apr 2011 Last Revised: 02 Apr 2013
Murat C. Mungan
George Mason University - Antonin Scalia Law School, Faculty
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Positive Sanctions versus Imprisonment

George Mason Law & Economics Research Paper No. 19-03
Number of pages: 32 Posted: 18 Jan 2019 Last Revised: 09 Aug 2019
Murat C. Mungan
George Mason University - Antonin Scalia Law School, Faculty
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Positive sanctions, carrots, sticks, crime, deterrence, imprisonment, mass incarceration, over-incarceration

Rewards versus Imprisonment

American Law and Economics Review (Forthcoming)
Number of pages: 39 Posted: 17 Mar 2021
Murat C. Mungan
George Mason University - Antonin Scalia Law School, Faculty
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Rewards, carrots, sticks, crime, deterrence, imprisonment, mass incarceration, over-incarceration

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Reverse Payments, Perverse Incentives

Harvard Journal of Law and Technology, Vol. 27, No. 1, 2013, FSU College of Law, Public Law Research Paper No. 674, FSU College of Law, Law, Business & Economics Paper No. 14-2
Number of pages: 48 Posted: 10 Feb 2013 Last Revised: 05 Dec 2016
Murat C. Mungan
George Mason University - Antonin Scalia Law School, Faculty
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Reverse Payment Settlements, Patent, Drugs, ANDA, R&D

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The Law and Economics of Fluctuating Criminal Tendencies and Incapacitation

72 Maryland Law Review 156 (2012), FSU College of Law, Public Law Research Paper No. 570, FSU College of Law, Law, Business & Economics Paper No. 12-1
Number of pages: 54 Posted: 19 Jan 2012 Last Revised: 13 Feb 2013
Murat C. Mungan
George Mason University - Antonin Scalia Law School, Faculty
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Crime, deterrence, incapacitation, criminal tendencies, rationality, deterrability, recidivism, remorse

The Effects of Racial Profiling, Taste-Based Discrimination, and Enforcer Liability on Crime

George Mason Law & Economics Research Paper No. 17-27
Number of pages: 22 Posted: 23 May 2017 Last Revised: 06 Feb 2020
Murat C. Mungan
George Mason University - Antonin Scalia Law School, Faculty
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Racial profiling, statistical discrimination, taste-based discrimination, incentives of law enforcers, crime, deterrence

Discrimination and Deterrence with Enforcer Liability

Am. L. & Econ. Rev., Forthcoming, George Mason Law & Economics Research Paper No. 17-27
Number of pages: 27 Posted: 12 Dec 2019
Murat C. Mungan
George Mason University - Antonin Scalia Law School, Faculty
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racial profiling, statistical discrimination, taste-based discrimination, law enforcer incentives, crime, deterrence

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A Utilitarian Justification for Heightened Standards of Proof in Criminal Trials

Journal of Institutional and Theoretical Economics, Vol. 167, No. 2, 2011, CLEA 2009 Annual Meeting Paper
Number of pages: 19 Posted: 30 Jun 2009 Last Revised: 07 Apr 2011
Murat C. Mungan
George Mason University - Antonin Scalia Law School, Faculty
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Standard of Proof, Judicial Error, Crime and Deterrence, Precautionary Activity

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Reducing Crime Through Expungements

Journal of Economic Behavior and Organization, 2017, FSU College of Law, Public Law Research Paper No. 786, FSU College of Law, Law, Business & Economics Paper No. 16-2
Number of pages: 22 Posted: 05 Jan 2016 Last Revised: 17 Jun 2017
Murat C. Mungan
George Mason University - Antonin Scalia Law School, Faculty
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Expungements, criminal tendencies, general deterrence, specific deterrence, second chance

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Forfeiture of Illegal Gains, Attempts and Implied Risk Preferences

Journal of Legal Studies, Vol. 43, P. 137, 2014, FSU College of Law, Public Law Research Paper No. 576, FSU College of Law, Law, Business & Economics Paper No. 12-2, U of Penn, Inst for Law & Econ Research Paper No. 12-18
Number of pages: 20 Posted: 05 Feb 2012 Last Revised: 16 Aug 2014
Murat C. Mungan and Jonathan Klick
George Mason University - Antonin Scalia Law School, Faculty and University of Pennsylvania Carey Law School
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Crime, Deterrence, Risk Preferences, Punishment

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Reducing False Guilty Pleas and Wrongful Convictions through Exoneree Compensation

59 Journal of Law and Economics 73 (2016), FSU College of Law, Public Law Research Paper No. 705, FSU College of Law, Law, Business & Economics Paper No. 14-12, U of Penn, Inst for Law & Econ Research Paper No. 14-34
Number of pages: 17 Posted: 03 Sep 2014 Last Revised: 15 Dec 2016
Murat C. Mungan and Jonathan Klick
George Mason University - Antonin Scalia Law School, Faculty and University of Pennsylvania Carey Law School
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Exoneration, Compensation, Wrongful Convictions, Judicial Errors, Deterrence

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The Easterbrook Theorem: An Application to Digital Markets

Yale Law Journal Forum, Vol. 130, pp. 622-646, 2021, George Mason Law & Economics Research Paper No. 21-04
Number of pages: 26 Posted: 20 Jan 2021
Joshua D. Wright and Murat C. Mungan
George Mason University - Antonin Scalia Law School, Faculty and George Mason University - Antonin Scalia Law School, Faculty
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digital monopolists, digital economy, digital markets, Amazon, Apple, Facebook, Google, Easterbrook Theorem, antitrust law, monopolization law

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The Case Against Expanding Defamation Law

71 Ala. L. Rev. 453 (2019), U of Alabama Legal Studies Research Paper No. 3311527
Number of pages: 45 Posted: 17 Jan 2019 Last Revised: 27 Oct 2020
Yonathan A. Arbel and Murat C. Mungan
University of Alabama - School of Law and George Mason University - Antonin Scalia Law School, Faculty
Downloads 266 (164,068)
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defamation, libel, first amendment, rational audience, free speech, free press, torts

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A Welfare Analysis of Medicaid and Crime

George Mason Law & Economics Research Paper No. 22-11
Number of pages: 39 Posted: 18 Apr 2022 Last Revised: 26 Apr 2022
Erkmen Giray Aslim, Murat C. Mungan and Han Yu
Grand Valley State University - Seidman School of Business, George Mason University - Antonin Scalia Law School, Faculty and University of Memphis
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Medicaid, Crime, Affordable Care Act, MVPF

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Over-Incarceration and Disenfranchisement

Public Choice, Forthcoming, George Mason Law & Economics Research Paper No. 16-43
Number of pages: 21 Posted: 05 Apr 2017
Murat C. Mungan
George Mason University - Antonin Scalia Law School, Faculty
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Disenfranchisement; over-incarceration; mass incarceration; imprisonment; crime and deterrence; representative voter theorem

Over-Incarceration and Disenfranchisement with Population Growth

George Mason Law & Economics Research Paper No. 16-43
Number of pages: 14 Posted: 02 Nov 2016 Last Revised: 24 Mar 2017
Murat C. Mungan
George Mason University - Antonin Scalia Law School, Faculty
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disenfranchisement, over-incarceration, mass incarceration, imprisonment, crime and deterrence, median voter theorem

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Inmate Assistance Programs: Toward a Less Punitive and More Effective Criminal Justice System

George Mason Law & Economics Research Paper No. 22-32
Number of pages: 60 Posted: 25 Jul 2022 Last Revised: 06 Sep 2022
Murat C. Mungan, Erkmen Giray Aslim and Yijia Lu
George Mason University - Antonin Scalia Law School, Faculty, Grand Valley State University - Seidman School of Business and George Mason University - Antonin Scalia Law School, Faculty
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Recidivism, rehabilitation, substance use disorder, mental health, crime, deterrence, imprisonment

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Less Protection, More Innovation?

22 Supreme Court Economic Review 123 (2014), FSU College of Law, Public Law Research Paper No. 507, FSU College of Law, Law, Business & Economics Paper No. 11-10
Number of pages: 19 Posted: 21 Jun 2011 Last Revised: 24 Nov 2016
Murat C. Mungan
George Mason University - Antonin Scalia Law School, Faculty
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Optimal Standards of Proof in Antitrust

International Review of Law and Economics, Forthcoming, George Mason Law & Economics Research Paper No. 19-20
Number of pages: 22 Posted: 30 Jul 2019 Last Revised: 03 Jul 2022
Murat C. Mungan and Joshua D. Wright
George Mason University - Antonin Scalia Law School, Faculty and George Mason University - Antonin Scalia Law School, Faculty
Downloads 245 (177,745)
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Antitrust, standard of proof, deterrence, Easterbrook.

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Stigma Dilution and Over-Criminalization

18 American Law and Economics Review 88 (2016), FSU College of Law, Public Law Research Paper No. 717, FSU College of Law, Law, Business & Economics Paper No. 14-16
Number of pages: 26 Posted: 07 Dec 2014 Last Revised: 24 Nov 2016
Murat C. Mungan
George Mason University - Antonin Scalia Law School, Faculty
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Stigma, Decriminalization, Over-criminalization, Deterrence, Crime and Punishment, Criminal Records, Expungements, Marijuana Possession.

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Don't Say You're Sorry Unless You Mean It: Pricing Apologies to Achieve Credibility

International Review of Law and Economics, 32, 2012, FSU College of Law, Public Law Research Paper No. 546, FSU College of Law, Law, Business & Economics Paper No. 12-3
Number of pages: 35 Posted: 26 Aug 2011 Last Revised: 25 Jul 2012
Murat C. Mungan
George Mason University - Antonin Scalia Law School, Faculty
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apology, crime and deterrence, remorse, optimal sanctions

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Gateway Crimes

Alabama Law Review, Forthcoming, George Mason Law & Economics Research Paper No. 16-36
Number of pages: 43 Posted: 23 Aug 2016 Last Revised: 26 Nov 2016
Murat C. Mungan
George Mason University - Antonin Scalia Law School, Faculty
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Recidivism, gateway effects, gateway drugs, over-criminalization

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Identifying Criminals’ Risk Preferences

Indiana Law Journal, Vol. 91, P. 791, 2016, U of Penn, Inst for Law & Econ Research Paper No. 15-5, FSU College of Law, Public Law Research Paper No. 740, FSU College of Law, Law, Business & Economics Paper No. 15-8
Number of pages: 33 Posted: 20 Feb 2015 Last Revised: 06 Dec 2016
Murat C. Mungan and Jonathan Klick
George Mason University - Antonin Scalia Law School, Faculty and University of Pennsylvania Carey Law School
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The Effect of Type-1 Error on Deterrence

FSU College of Law, Public Law Research Paper No. 687, International Review of Law and Economics, Vol. 53, 2018
Number of pages: 18 Posted: 27 May 2014 Last Revised: 06 Feb 2020
Henrik Lando and Murat C. Mungan
Copenhagen Business School - CBS Law and George Mason University - Antonin Scalia Law School, Faculty
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Type-I errors, Wrongful Convictions, Judicial Errors, Crime and Deterrence, Torts, Accuracy

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Optimal Warning Strategies: Punishment Ought not to be Inflicted where the Penal Provision is not Properly Conveyed

9 Review of Law and Economics 303 (2013), FSU College of Law, Law, Business & Economics Paper No. 11-8, FSU College of Law, Public Law Research Paper No. 505
Number of pages: 34 Posted: 08 Apr 2011 Last Revised: 24 Nov 2016
Murat C. Mungan
George Mason University - Antonin Scalia Law School, Faculty
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Warnings, Optimal Sanctions, Repeat Offenders, Crime and Deterrence

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Statistical (and Racial) Discrimination, 'Ban the Box', and Crime Rates

George Mason Law & Economics Research Paper No. 17-13, American Law and Economics Review, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 20 Posted: 27 Mar 2017 Last Revised: 14 Aug 2018
Murat C. Mungan
George Mason University - Antonin Scalia Law School, Faculty
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Statistical discrimination, ban the box, crime, deterrence, racial heterogeneity.

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On the Optimality of Sealing Criminal Records, and How It Relates to Adverse Selection, Productivity Reduction, and Stigma

FSU College of Law, Public Law Research Paper No. 709, FSU College of Law, Law, Business & Economics Paper No. 14-13
Number of pages: 33 Posted: 01 Oct 2014 Last Revised: 06 Aug 2015
Murat C. Mungan
George Mason University - Antonin Scalia Law School, Faculty
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Stigma, Expungement, Criminal Records, Deterrence

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Abandoned Criminal Attempts: An Economic Analysis

67 Alabama Law Review 1 (2015), FSU College of Law, Public Law Research Paper No. 652, FSU College of Law, Law, Business & Economics Paper No. 15-11
Number of pages: 48 Posted: 26 Oct 2013 Last Revised: 24 Nov 2016
Murat C. Mungan
George Mason University - Antonin Scalia Law School, Faculty
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attempts, abandonment, voluntary, involuntary, optimal punishment, crime, deterrence, incapacitation, dangerousness, mitigation

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Political Uncertainty and the Market for IPOs

41 Journal of Corporation Law 431 (2015), FSU College of Law, Public Law Research Paper No. 761, FSU College of Law, Law, Business & Economics Paper No. 15-17
Number of pages: 40 Posted: 10 Jul 2015 Last Revised: 25 Jan 2016
Jay Kesten and Murat C. Mungan
Florida State University - College of Law and George Mason University - Antonin Scalia Law School, Faculty
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Political Uncertainty, IPO, Underpricing

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The Certainty versus the Severity of Punishment, Repeat Offenders, and Stigmatization

Economics Letters, Forthcoming, George Mason Law & Economics Research Paper No. 16-33
Number of pages: 12 Posted: 06 Aug 2016 Last Revised: 24 Nov 2016
Murat C. Mungan
George Mason University - Antonin Scalia Law School, Faculty
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Repeat offenders, escalating punishment schemes, declining punishment schemes, stigma, criminogenic effects, certainty of punishment, severity of punishment, deterrence, risk attitudes.

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A Behavioral Justification for Escalating Punishment Schemes

37 International Review of Law and Economics 189 (2014), FSU College of Law, Public Law Research Paper No. 602, FSU College of Law, Law, Business & Economics Paper
Number of pages: 20 Posted: 17 Aug 2012 Last Revised: 03 Dec 2015
Murat C. Mungan
George Mason University - Antonin Scalia Law School, Faculty
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Lapse, weak will, repeat offenders, law enforcement, deterrence, escalating penalties

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Welfare Enhancing Regulation Exemptions

International Review of Law and Economics, Vol. 31, No. 4, 2011, FSU College of Law, Public Law Research Paper No. 504, FSU College of Law, Law, Business & Economics Paper No. 11-7
Number of pages: 29 Posted: 08 Apr 2011 Last Revised: 24 Jul 2012
Murat C. Mungan
George Mason University - Antonin Scalia Law School, Faculty
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Regulation, Optimal Deterrence, Exemptions

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Economics of the Independent Invention Defense Under Incomplete Information

Supreme Court Economic Review, Vol. 20, 2012
Number of pages: 25 Posted: 06 Apr 2011 Last Revised: 03 Jan 2015
Murat C. Mungan
George Mason University - Antonin Scalia Law School, Faculty
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Patents, Independent Invention, Incomplete Information

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The Signal-Tuning Function of Liability Regimes

George Mason Law & Economics Research Paper No. 17-37
Number of pages: 28 Posted: 30 Aug 2017 Last Revised: 06 Jul 2018
Claude Fluet and Murat C. Mungan
Université Laval and George Mason University - Antonin Scalia Law School, Faculty
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Informal Sanctions, Reputational Sanctions, Fault-Based Liability, Strict Liability, Burden of Proof

The Signal-Tuning Function of Liability Regimes

CRREP working paper serie 2017-07
Number of pages: 28 Posted: 22 May 2018
Claude Fluet and Murat C. Mungan
Université Laval and George Mason University - Antonin Scalia Law School, Faculty
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Informal sanctions, reputational sanctions, fault-based liability, strict liability, burden of proof

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Justifications, Excuses, and Affirmative Defenses

Journal of Law, Economics, and Organization (Forthcoming), George Mason Law & Economics Research Paper No. 18-37
Number of pages: 40 Posted: 02 Oct 2018 Last Revised: 11 Dec 2019
Murat C. Mungan
George Mason University - Antonin Scalia Law School, Faculty
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justifications, excuses, defenses, affirmative defenses, judicial error, deterrence, punishment costs

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Proxy Crimes

American Criminal Law Review, Forthcoming, George Mason Law & Economics Research Paper No. 21-10
Number of pages: 49 Posted: 19 Apr 2021 Last Revised: 21 Apr 2021
Piotr Bystranowski and Murat C. Mungan
Interdisciplinary Centre for Ethics; Jagiellonian University and George Mason University - Antonin Scalia Law School, Faculty
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The Exclusionary Rule Revisited

The Journal of Legal Studies, Forthcoming, George Mason Law & Economics Research Paper No. 20-18
Number of pages: 34 Posted: 28 May 2020 Last Revised: 03 Aug 2021
Nuno Garoupa and Murat C. Mungan
George Mason University - Antonin Scalia Law School, Faculty and George Mason University - Antonin Scalia Law School, Faculty
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Exclusionary rule, innocent suspects, harassment, deterrence

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Salience and the Severity Versus the Certainty of Punishment

George Mason Law & Economics Research Paper No. 16-28, International Review of Law and Economics, Vol. 57, 2019
Number of pages: 14 Posted: 08 Jun 2016 Last Revised: 06 Feb 2020
Murat C. Mungan
George Mason University - Antonin Scalia Law School, Faculty
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Repeat Offenders: If They Learn We Punish Them More Severely

International Review of Law and Economics, Vol. 30, No. 2, 2010
Number of pages: 10 Posted: 06 Apr 2011 Last Revised: 08 Aug 2012
Murat C. Mungan
George Mason University - Antonin Scalia Law School, Faculty
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Repeat Offenders, Crime and Deterrence, Optimal Sanctions

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Wrongful Convictions and the Punishment of Attempts

42 International Review of Law and Economics 79 (2015)., FSU College of Law, Public Law Research Paper No. 658, FSU College of Law, Law, Business & Economics Paper
Number of pages: 18 Posted: 06 Jan 2014 Last Revised: 03 Dec 2015
Murat C. Mungan
George Mason University - Antonin Scalia Law School, Faculty
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Type-I errors, Attempts, Wrongful Convictions, Judicial Errors, Crime and Deterrence, Optimal Sanctions

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Discounting and Criminals' Implied Risk Preferences

Review of Law and Economics, Vol. 11, P. 19, 2015, U of Penn, Inst for Law & Econ Research Paper No. 14-15, FSU College of Law, Public Law Research Paper No. 672, FSU College of Law, Law, Business & Economics Paper
Number of pages: 5 Posted: 17 Feb 2014 Last Revised: 02 Dec 2015
Murat C. Mungan and Jonathan Klick
George Mason University - Antonin Scalia Law School, Faculty and University of Pennsylvania Carey Law School
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Crime, deterrence, risk, punishment, discounting

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A Theory of Unenforced Laws

George Mason Law & Economics Research Paper No. 21-15
Number of pages: 11 Posted: 24 Jun 2021 Last Revised: 26 Jun 2021
Thomas J. Miceli and Murat C. Mungan
University of Connecticut - Department of Economics and George Mason University - Antonin Scalia Law School, Faculty
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Crime, illegality, law enforcement, expressive function of law

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Fundraising and Optimal Policy Rules

14 Journal of Public Economic Theory, 625 (2012).
Number of pages: 30 Posted: 06 Apr 2011 Last Revised: 08 Aug 2012
Murat C. Mungan and Barış K Yörük
George Mason University - Antonin Scalia Law School, Faculty and Boston College - Department of Economics
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Fundraising, Regulatory Policy

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Optimal Preventive Law Enforcement and Stopping Standards

FSU College of Law, Public Law Research Paper No. 701, American Law and Economics Review (Forthcoming)
Number of pages: 21 Posted: 17 Aug 2014 Last Revised: 17 Apr 2018
Murat C. Mungan
George Mason University - Antonin Scalia Law School, Faculty
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Preventive Enforcement, Stopping Standards, Inconvenience Costs, Crime and Deterrence.

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Defamation with Bayesian Audiences

Journal of Legal Studies (Forthcoming)
Number of pages: 33 Posted: 09 Aug 2022
Yonathan A. Arbel and Murat C. Mungan
University of Alabama - School of Law and George Mason University - Antonin Scalia Law School, Faculty
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Defamation, Bayesian audience, information regulation, disclosure, libel, slander

Regulating Information with Bayesian Audiences

U of Alabama Legal Studies Research Paper No. 3452662, George Mason Law & Economics Research Paper 19-28
Number of pages: 31 Posted: 16 Sep 2019 Last Revised: 09 Aug 2022
Yonathan A. Arbel and Murat C. Mungan
University of Alabama - School of Law and George Mason University - Antonin Scalia Law School, Faculty
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information regulation, defamation, disclosure

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The Effect of Evidentiary Rules on Conviction Rates

George Mason Law & Economics Research Paper No. 20-17
Number of pages: 22 Posted: 08 May 2020
Alex Lundberg and Murat C. Mungan
West Virginia University - Department of Economics and George Mason University - Antonin Scalia Law School, Faculty
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Criminal, Evidence, Jury, Trial, Wrongful Conviction

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Duress as Rent-Seeking

99 Minn. L. Rev. 1423 (2015), FSU College of Law, Public Law Research Paper No. 663
Number of pages: 35 Posted: 17 Jan 2014 Last Revised: 18 Feb 2019
Mark Seidenfeld and Murat C. Mungan
Florida State University College of Law and George Mason University - Antonin Scalia Law School, Faculty
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Duress, rent-seeking, contracts, settlements

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Laws and Norms with (Un)Observable Actions

George Mason Law & Economics Research Paper No. 20-25
Number of pages: 46 Posted: 24 Aug 2020 Last Revised: 26 Aug 2020
Claude Fluet and Murat C. Mungan
Université Laval and George Mason University - Antonin Scalia Law School, Faculty
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Norms, social concerns, reputation, esteem, stigma, signaling, regulation

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Predictable Punishments

forthcoming, U.C. Irvine L. Rev. Vol. 11
Number of pages: 61 Posted: 19 Jul 2019 Last Revised: 25 Mar 2020
Brian D. Galle and Murat C. Mungan
Georgetown University Law Center and George Mason University - Antonin Scalia Law School, Faculty
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criminal law, sentencing, optimal incentives, choice of instruments, fines, cost-benefit analysis, regulation

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The General versus Specific Deterrence Effects of Expungements: Experimental Evidence

George Mason Law & Economics Research Paper No. 19-10
Number of pages: 28 Posted: 01 May 2019 Last Revised: 03 May 2019
CIRED, International Research Center on Environment & Development, France, Claremont Colleges - Claremont Graduate University, Université Paris II - Panthéon-Assas, George Mason University - Antonin Scalia Law School, Faculty and affiliation not provided to SSRN
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Expungement, Specific Deterrence, General Deterrence, Recidivism, Social Sanctions, Legal Norms

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Wrongful Convictions, Deterrence, and Stigma Dilution

Supreme Court Economic Review, Forthcoming, George Mason Law & Economics Research Paper No. 17-43
Number of pages: 16 Posted: 10 Nov 2017 Last Revised: 09 Mar 2018
Murat C. Mungan
George Mason University - Antonin Scalia Law School, Faculty
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Stigma, wrongful convictions, type-1 error, mistakes of act, mistakes of identity, deterrence

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Optimal Non-Prosecution Agreements and the Reputational Effects of Convictions

George Mason Law & Economics Research Paper No. 17-40, International Review of Law and Economics, Vol. 59, 2019
Number of pages: 19 Posted: 26 Sep 2017 Last Revised: 06 Feb 2020
Murat C. Mungan
George Mason University - Antonin Scalia Law School, Faculty
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Reputational Sanctions, Non-Prosecution Agreements, Deferred Prosecution Agreements, Deterrence, Over-Deterrence

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Conditional Privacy Rights

Journal of Institutional and Theoretical Economics, Forthcoming, George Mason Law & Economics Research Paper No. 16-29
Number of pages: 17 Posted: 14 Jun 2016 Last Revised: 26 Oct 2016
Murat C. Mungan
George Mason University - Antonin Scalia Law School, Faculty
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Reputational versus Beckerian Sanctions

George Mason Law & Economics Research Paper No. 20-30
Number of pages: 21 Posted: 04 Nov 2020
Claude Fluet and Murat C. Mungan
Université Laval and George Mason University - Antonin Scalia Law School, Faculty
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Optimal Deterrence, Law Enforcement, Beckerian Sanctions, Reputational Sanctions

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Accuracy and Preferences for Legal Error

George Mason Law & Economics Research Paper No. 20-33
Number of pages: 23 Posted: 14 Dec 2020 Last Revised: 15 Dec 2020
Murat C. Mungan, Marie Obidzinski and Yves Oytana
George Mason University - Antonin Scalia Law School, Faculty, Université Paris II - Panthéon-Assas and Université de Bourgogne
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Crime, deterrence, legal errors, accuracy, standard of proof, election

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Optimal Enforcement with Heterogeneous Private Costs of Punishment

The Journal of Legal Studies, Forthcoming , George Mason Law & Economics Research Paper No. 19-11
Number of pages: 23 Posted: 01 May 2019 Last Revised: 03 Aug 2021
Brian D. Galle and Murat C. Mungan
Georgetown University Law Center and George Mason University - Antonin Scalia Law School, Faculty
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Optimal Enforcement, Fines, Choice of Instruments, Heterogeneous Incentives, Externalities, Regulation

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Letting Offenders Choose Their Punishment?

Kyklos (Forthcoming), George Mason Law & Economics Research Paper No. 22-24
Number of pages: 19 Posted: 06 Jun 2022 Last Revised: 09 Jun 2022
Gilles Grolleau, Murat C. Mungan and Naoufel Mzoughi
Montpellier SupAgro and Researcher at LAMETA, George Mason University - Antonin Scalia Law School, Faculty and INRA Ecodéveloppement
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behavioral economics, economics of crime, punishment menu

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Whistle-Blowing and the Incentive to Hire

George Mason Law & Economics Research Paper No. 18-22
Number of pages: 22 Posted: 23 Aug 2018 Last Revised: 15 Apr 2020
Jef De Mot and Murat C. Mungan
University of Münster and George Mason University - Antonin Scalia Law School, Faculty
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whistle-blowing, crime, deterrence, hiring incentives

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Avoidance, Errors and the Optimal Standard of Proof

George Mason Law & Economics Research Paper No. 18-18
Number of pages: 15 Posted: 20 Apr 2018 Last Revised: 10 Jul 2018
Murat C. Mungan and Andrew Samuel
George Mason University - Antonin Scalia Law School, Faculty and Loyola University Maryland
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Standard of Proof; Deterrence; Avoidance; Preponderance of the Evidence

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Mere Preparation

FSU College of Law, Public Law Research Paper No. 751, FSU College of Law, Law, Business & Economics Paper No. 15-15, Review of Law & Economics, Vol. 14, No. 2, 2018
Number of pages: 13 Posted: 20 Apr 2015 Last Revised: 06 Feb 2020
Murat C. Mungan
George Mason University - Antonin Scalia Law School, Faculty
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Mere preparation, proximity, attempts, optimal punishment.

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Optimal Imprisonment and Fines with Non-Discriminatory Sentences

Economics Letters, Forthcoming, George Mason Law & Economics Research Paper No. 19-14
Number of pages: 9 Posted: 14 May 2019 Last Revised: 28 Jun 2019
Nuno Garoupa and Murat C. Mungan
George Mason University - Antonin Scalia Law School, Faculty and George Mason University - Antonin Scalia Law School, Faculty
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Optimal Enforcement, Imprisonment, Fines

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Rewards versus Imprisonment: The Impact of Choice

George Mason Law & Economics Research Paper No. 21-17
Number of pages: 15 Posted: 06 Jul 2021 Last Revised: 08 Jul 2021
Murat C. Mungan
George Mason University - Antonin Scalia Law School, Faculty
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Rewards, imprisonment, choice, carrots, sticks, crime, deterrence, mass incarceration, over-incarceration.

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The Limit of Law: Factors Influencing the Decision to Make Harmful Acts Illegal

Economics of Governance, Forthcoming, George Mason Law & Economics Research Paper No. 20-22
Number of pages: 18 Posted: 23 Jul 2020 Last Revised: 05 Aug 2021
Thomas J. Miceli and Murat C. Mungan
University of Connecticut - Department of Economics and George Mason University - Antonin Scalia Law School, Faculty
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Crime, illegality, law enforcement, expressive function of law

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A Generalized Model for Reputational Sanctions and the (Ir)Relevance of the Interactions between Legal and Reputational Sanctions

46 International Review of Law and Economics 86 (2016)., FSU College of Law, Public Law Research Paper No. 793
Number of pages: 15 Posted: 11 Mar 2016 Last Revised: 13 Jul 2017
Murat C. Mungan
George Mason University - Antonin Scalia Law School, Faculty
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Stigma, Reputational Sanctions, Informal Sanctions, Extralegal Sanctions, Nonlegal Sanctions, Deterrence

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Sharing of Cost Related Information Can Increase Consumer Welfare Under Risk-Aversion

FSU College of Law, Public Law Research Paper No. 768, FSU College of Law, Law, Business & Economics Paper No. 15-21, Review of Law & Economics, Vol. 15, No. 2, 2019
Number of pages: 6 Posted: 17 Aug 2015 Last Revised: 12 Feb 2020
Murat C. Mungan
George Mason University - Antonin Scalia Law School, Faculty
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Information Sharing, Cost Uncertainty, Risk-Aversion, Consumer Welfare, Firm-Specific Information

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The Property-Contract Balance: Comment

172 Journal of Institutional and Theoretical Economics 70 (2016), FSU College of Law, Law, Business & Economics Paper No. 15-28, FSU College of Law, Public Law Research Paper No. 783
Number of pages: 5 Posted: 05 Dec 2015 Last Revised: 24 Nov 2016
Murat C. Mungan
George Mason University - Antonin Scalia Law School, Faculty
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Investments to Make Threats Credible, Rent-Seeking, and Duress

23 Supreme Court Economic Review 341 (2015), FSU College of Law, Public Law Research Paper No. 778, FSU College of Law, Law, Business & Economics Paper No. 15-23
Number of pages: 9 Posted: 25 Oct 2015 Last Revised: 24 Nov 2016
Murat C. Mungan and Mark Seidenfeld
George Mason University - Antonin Scalia Law School, Faculty and Florida State University College of Law
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Duress, rent-seeking, wealth-transfer, credible threat

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The Impact of Legal Team Size on Third Party Perceptions

George Mason Law & Economics Research Paper No. 21-11
Number of pages: 29 Posted: 18 May 2021 Last Revised: 19 May 2021
Gilles Grolleau, Murat C. Mungan and Naoufel Mzoughi
Montpellier SupAgro and Researcher at LAMETA, George Mason University - Antonin Scalia Law School, Faculty and INRA Ecodéveloppement
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lawyers, third party perceptions, moral judgement, social intuitionism, luck envy

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Legislating for Profit and Optimal Eighth Amendment Review

Economic Inquiry (Forthcoming), George Mason Law & Economics Research Paper No. 20-12
Number of pages: 22 Posted: 29 Apr 2020 Last Revised: 30 Nov 2020
Murat C. Mungan and Thomas J. Miceli
George Mason University - Antonin Scalia Law School, Faculty and University of Connecticut - Department of Economics
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The Political Economy of Enforcer Liability for Wrongful Police Stops

Journal of Public Economic Theory (Forthcoming), George Mason Law & Economics Research Paper No. 19-23
Number of pages: 22 Posted: 19 Aug 2019 Last Revised: 30 Nov 2020
Tim Friehe and Murat C. Mungan
University of Marburg and George Mason University - Antonin Scalia Law School, Faculty
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Crime; Police Stops; Political Economy; Liability

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Access to Substance Use Disorder Treatment During COVID-19: Implications from Reduced Local Jail Populations

Journal of Substance Abuse Treatment (Forthcoming), George Mason Law & Economics Research Paper No. 20-27
Number of pages: 10 Posted: 23 Sep 2020 Last Revised: 31 Oct 2021
Erkmen Giray Aslim and Murat C. Mungan
Grand Valley State University - Seidman School of Business and George Mason University - Antonin Scalia Law School, Faculty
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Incarceration, health care, SUD, COVID

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Punishment Menus

George Mason Law & Economics Research Paper No. 21-05
Number of pages: 14 Posted: 27 Oct 2019 Last Revised: 23 Feb 2021
Mauricio Guim, Jonathan Klick and Murat C. Mungan
Instituto Tecnológico Autónomo de México (ITAM), University of Pennsylvania Carey Law School and George Mason University - Antonin Scalia Law School, Faculty
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Crime, leniency, deterrence, self-reporting, regulation

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A Note on Productive and Dynamic Inefficiencies of Intermediate Regulatory Sanctions

George Mason Law & Economics Research Paper No. 19-07, The B.E. Journal of Economic Analysis & Policy, Vol. 20, No. 1, 2020
Number of pages: 9 Posted: 19 Mar 2019 Last Revised: 06 Feb 2020
Tim Friehe and Murat C. Mungan
University of Marburg and George Mason University - Antonin Scalia Law School, Faculty
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Regulation, Sanctions, Compliance, Technology

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Sanction Severity Influences Learning About Enforcement Policy: Experimental Evidence

Journal of Legal Studies (Forthcoming), George Mason Law & Economics Research Paper No. 22-21
Number of pages: 33 Posted: 28 Apr 2022 Last Revised: 30 Apr 2022
Tim Friehe, Pascal Langenbach and Murat C. Mungan
University of Marburg, Max Planck Institute for Research on Collective Goods and George Mason University - Antonin Scalia Law School, Faculty
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Beliefs, Crime, Sanction, Detection Probability, Updating, Learning

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The Optimal Standard of Proof with Adjudication Avoidance

George Mason Law & Economics Research Paper No. 18-47, Review of Law & Economics, forthcoming
Number of pages: 7 Posted: 04 Dec 2018 Last Revised: 05 Feb 2020
Murat C. Mungan
George Mason University - Antonin Scalia Law School, Faculty
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Standard of proof, avoidance, audit, deterrence, evidence, judicial error

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Punishment Menus and Their Deterrent Effects: An Exploratory Analysis

George Mason Law & Economics Research Paper No. 22-30
Number of pages: 10 Posted: 12 Jul 2022 Last Revised: 02 Aug 2022
Gilles Grolleau, Murat C. Mungan and Naoufel Mzoughi
Montpellier SupAgro and Researcher at LAMETA, George Mason University - Antonin Scalia Law School, Faculty and INRA Ecodéveloppement
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Behavioral economics, calculative mindset, ethical mindset, economics of crime, punishment menu

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Private Protection Against Crime and Public Policing: Political Economy Considerations

George Mason Law & Economics Research Paper No. 22-34
Number of pages: 9 Posted: 02 Aug 2022 Last Revised: 03 Aug 2022
Tim Friehe and Murat C. Mungan
University of Marburg and George Mason University - Antonin Scalia Law School, Faculty
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Crime, Private Protection, Public Policing, Theft

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A Note on the Effects of State Dependent Benefits on Optimal Law Enforcement

Review of Law & Economics, Vol. 6, No. 1, Article 4, 2010
Posted: 06 Apr 2011
Murat C. Mungan
George Mason University - Antonin Scalia Law School, Faculty

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