Douglas Glen Whitman

California State University, Northridge - Department of Economics

18111 Nordhoff Street

Northridge, CA 91330

United States

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Scholarly Papers (8)

1.

Paternalist Slopes

NYU Journal of Law & Liberty, Forthcoming, NYU Law and Economics Research Paper No. 07-08
Number of pages: 41 Posted: 02 Feb 2007
Douglas Glen Whitman and Mario J. Rizzo
California State University, Northridge - Department of Economics and New York University
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paternalism, slippery slopes, behavioral economics

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Little Brother is Watching You: New Paternalism on the Slippery Slopes

NYU Law School, Public Law Research Paper No. 08-12, NYU Law and Economics Research Paper No. 08-15
Number of pages: 56 Posted: 18 Apr 2008 Last Revised: 06 Mar 2009
Mario J. Rizzo and Douglas Glen Whitman
New York University and California State University, Northridge - Department of Economics
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The Knowledge Problem of New Paternalism

NYU Law and Economics Research Paper No. 08-60
Number of pages: 79 Posted: 03 Dec 2008
Mario J. Rizzo and Douglas Glen Whitman
New York University and California State University, Northridge - Department of Economics
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The Camel's Nose is in the Tent: Rules, Theories and Slippery Slopes

Number of pages: 74 Posted: 05 Feb 2003
Mario J. Rizzo and Douglas Glen Whitman
New York University and California State University, Northridge - Department of Economics
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slippery slope arguments, structure of discussion (argument), rules, unintended consequences

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The Problematic Welfare Standards of Behavioral Paternalism

Review of Philosophy and Psychology, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 29 Posted: 07 Feb 2015
Douglas Glen Whitman and Mario J. Rizzo
California State University, Northridge - Department of Economics and New York University
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behavioral economics, rationality, paternalism, transitivity, completeness

Bending the Productivity Curve: Why America Leads the World in Medical Innovation

Number of pages: 24 Posted: 30 Jan 2010
Douglas Glen Whitman and Raymond Raad
California State University, Northridge - Department of Economics and Weill Cornell Medical College
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Bending the Productivity Curve: Why America Leads the World in Medical Innovation

Cato Institute Policy Analysis No. 654, November 18, 2009
Number of pages: 24 Posted: 14 Mar 2013
Douglas Glen Whitman and Raymond Raad
California State University, Northridge - Department of Economics and Weill Cornell Medical College
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global health innovation, new medical innovations, U.S. healthcare system, federal government regulations, healthcare laws, Obamacare, Affordable Care Act, pharmaceuticals, new treatments, new medical devices

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Rational Bias in Forensic Science

Law, Probability & Risk, Vol. 9, No. 1, pp. 69-90, 2010
Posted: 22 Mar 2010
Douglas Glen Whitman and Roger Koppl
California State University, Northridge - Department of Economics and Whitman School of Management

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forensic science, bias, Bayesian, NAS report, organization

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Evolution of the Common Law and the Emergence of Compromise

Journal of Legal Studies, Pt. 1, No. 2, Vol. 29, June 2000
Posted: 11 Jul 2000
Douglas Glen Whitman
California State University, Northridge - Department of Economics

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