Anup Malani

University of Chicago - Law School

Professor

1111 E. 60th St.

Chicago, IL 60637

United States

http://www.law.uchicago.edu/faculty/malani/

University of Chicago Pritzker School of Medicine

Professor

Chicago, IL 60637

United States

Resources for the Future

University Fellow

1616 P Street, NW

Washington, DC 20036

United States

National Bureau of Economic Research (NBER)

Faculty Research Fellow

1050 Massachusetts Avenue

Cambridge, MA 02138

United States

SCHOLARLY PAPERS

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Scholarly Papers (33)

1.

The Case for For-Profit Charities

University of Chicago Law & Economics, Olin Working Paper No. 304
Number of pages: 26 Posted: 08 Sep 2006
Eric A. Posner and Anup Malani
University of Chicago - Law School and University of Chicago - Law School
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tax benefits, nonprofits

Ambiguity About Ambiguity: An Empirical Inquiry into Legal Interpretation

The Journal of Legal Analysis, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 65 Posted: 01 Aug 2009 Last Revised: 06 Aug 2009
University of Texas at Austin - School of Law, Boston University School of Law and University of Chicago - Law School
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statutory interpretation, empirical legal studies

Ambiguity About Ambiguity: An Empirical Inquiry into Legal Interpretation

The Journal of Legal Analysis, Forthcoming, U of Chicago, Public Law Working Paper No. 280, Boston Univ. School of Law Working Paper No. 09-50
Number of pages: 70 Posted: 24 Oct 2009
University of Texas at Austin - School of Law, Boston University School of Law and University of Chicago - Law School
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Are Non-Profit Firms Simply For-Profits in Disguise? Evidence from Executive Compensation in the Nursing Home Industry

Number of pages: 42 Posted: 12 Nov 2004
Anup Malani and Albert H. Choi
University of Chicago - Law School and University of Virginia School of Law
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non-profit, nursing home, tax, executive compensation

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Corporate Philanthropy and the Market for Altruism

U of Chicago Law & Economics, Olin Working Paper No. 399, Columbia Law Review, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 45 Posted: 14 Apr 2008 Last Revised: 24 Oct 2008
M. Todd Henderson and Anup Malani
University of Chicago - Law School and University of Chicago - Law School
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The Political Economy of Property Exemption Laws

U Chicago Law & Economics, Olin Working Paper No. 136
Number of pages: 44 Posted: 27 Sep 2001
Eric A. Posner, Richard M. Hynes and Anup Malani
University of Chicago - Law School, University of Virginia School of Law and University of Chicago - Law School
Downloads 321 (77,457)
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Bankruptcy, exemption laws, credit, opt out laws

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Implicit Bias in Legal Interpretation

U of Chicago Institute for Law & Economics Olin Research Paper No. 577, U of Chicago, Public Law Research Paper No. 365, Boston Univ. School of Law, Law and Economics Research Paper No. 11-54, Boston Univ. School of Law, Public Law Research Paper No. 11-54
Number of pages: 27 Posted: 17 Oct 2011
University of Texas at Austin - School of Law, Boston University School of Law and University of Chicago - Law School
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The Effect of Joint and Several Liability on the Bankruptcy Rate of Defendants: Evidence from Asbestos Litigation

Number of pages: 36 Posted: 27 May 2004
Charles Mullin and Anup Malani
Vanderbilt University - College of Arts and Science - Department of Economics and University of Chicago - Law School
Downloads 237 (97,281)
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Joint and several liability, bankruptcy, asbestos, tort

Tort Liability and the Market for Prescription Drugs

Number of pages: 35 Posted: 12 Jul 2011
Claremont McKenna College - Robert Day School of Economics and Finance, University of Southern California - Schaeffer Center for Health Policy and Economics, University of Chicago - Law School and University of Southern California - Keck School of Medicine
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Product Liability

Tort Liability and the Market for Prescription Drugs

Number of pages: 16 Posted: 17 Jul 2010
Claremont McKenna College - Robert Day School of Economics and Finance, University of Southern California - Schaeffer Center for Health Policy and Economics, University of Southern California - Keck School of Medicine and University of Chicago - Law School
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Forget Quality: Do Non-Profits Even Signal Their Status

Number of pages: 18 Posted: 03 Oct 2005
Anup Malani and Guy David
University of Chicago - Law School and University of Pennsylvania - Health Care Systems Department
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Non-Profit Status, Quality Signaling, Advertising

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Finding Love in the Wreckage: Estimating Spousal Altruism with Data on Fatal Car Accidents

3rd Annual Conference on Empirical Legal Studies Papers
Number of pages: 22 Posted: 12 Apr 2008 Last Revised: 26 Aug 2008
Ilya Beylin, Anup Malani and David Abrams
Columbia Law School, University of Chicago - Law School and University of Pennsylvania Law School
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Reforming Subgroup Analysis

Number of pages: 17 Posted: 14 Apr 2008
Anup Malani, Oliver Bembom and Mark van der Laan
University of Chicago - Law School, University of California, Berkeley and University of California, Berkeley
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Raising the Stakes in Patent Cases

Georgetown Law Journal, Vol. 101 (2013), University of Chicago Coase-Sandor Institute for Law & Economics Research Paper No. 633, U of Chicago, Public Law Working Paper No. 417
Number of pages: 63 Posted: 20 Feb 2013 Last Revised: 16 Apr 2013
Anup Malani and Jonathan S. Masur
University of Chicago - Law School and University of Chicago - Law School
Downloads 129 (170,481)
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Valuing Laws as Local Amenities

U of Chicago Law & Economics, Olin Working Paper No. 341
Number of pages: 59 Posted: 26 Jun 2007
Anup Malani
University of Chicago - Law School
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Contracts versus Assets and the Boundary of the Firm

Number of pages: 34 Posted: 25 Jan 2012
Richard Holden and Anup Malani
Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) and University of Chicago - Law School
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Incomplete contracts, firms mechanisms

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Habeas Bargaining

Number of pages: 62 Posted: 13 Nov 2004
Anup Malani
University of Chicago - Law School
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Habeas corpus, plea bargaining, settlement

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Improving the FDA Approval Process

U of Chicago Law & Economics, Olin Working Paper No. 580, U of Chicago, Public Law Working Paper No. 367
Number of pages: 39 Posted: 18 Oct 2011 Last Revised: 28 Jul 2013
Anup Malani, Oliver Bembom and Mark van der Laan
University of Chicago - Law School, University of California, Berkeley and University of California, Berkeley
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Accounting for Anticipation Effects: An Application to Medical Malpractice Tort Reform

U of Chicago Law & Economics, Olin Working Paper No. 578
Number of pages: 61 Posted: 22 Oct 2011
Anup Malani and Julian Reif
University of Chicago - Law School and University of Chicago
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Accounting for Anticipation Effects: An Application to Medical Malpractice Tort Reform

NBER Working Paper No. w16593
Number of pages: 58 Posted: 13 Dec 2010
Anup Malani and Julian Reif
University of Chicago - Law School and University of Chicago
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Estimating Treatment Response in Clinical Trials When Placebo Effects are Present

Number of pages: 31 Posted: 16 Apr 2003
Anup Malani
University of Chicago - Law School
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Accounting for Differences Among Patients in the FDA Approval Process

U of Chicago Law & Economics, Olin Working Paper No. 488, U of Chicago, Public Law Working Paper No. 281
Number of pages: 39 Posted: 24 Oct 2009
Anup Malani, Oliver Bembom and Mark van der Laan
University of Chicago - Law School, University of California, Berkeley and University of California, Berkeley
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The Option Value of New Therapeutics

Number of pages: 19 Posted: 12 Nov 2004
Anup Malani and Feifang Hu
University of Chicago - Law School and University of Virginia - Statistics Department
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food and drug law, averate treatment effects, option, pharmaceuticals, cardiology

Does Accuracy Improve the Information Value of Trials?

U of Chicago Law & Economics, Olin Working Paper No. 579, U of Chicago, Public Law Working Paper No. 366, Washington University in St. Louis Legal Studies Research Paper No. 11-05-01
Number of pages: 42 Posted: 18 Oct 2011 Last Revised: 25 Oct 2011
Scott Baker and Anup Malani
Washington University in St. Louis - School of Law and University of Chicago - Law School
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Does Accuracy Improve the Information Value of Trials?

NBER Working Paper No. w17036
Number of pages: 38 Posted: 16 May 2011
Anup Malani and Scott Baker
University of Chicago - Law School and Washington University in St. Louis - School of Law
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Avian Flu and the Procurement of Chickens for Culling

U of Chicago Law & Economics, Olin Working Paper No. 369
Number of pages: 23 Posted: 16 Mar 2008
Anup Malani
University of Chicago - Law School
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Can Medical Progress Be Sustained? Implications of the Link between Development and Output Markets

NBER Working Paper No. w17011
Number of pages: 48 Posted: 09 May 2011
Anup Malani and Tomas Philipson
University of Chicago - Law School and University of Chicago
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The Insurance Value of Medical Innovation

NBER Working Paper No. w21015
Number of pages: 37 Posted: 16 Mar 2015
University of Southern California - Schaeffer Center for Health Policy and Economics, University of Chicago - Law School and University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
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Unintended Consequences of Products Liability: Evidence from the Pharmaceutical Market

NBER Working Paper No. w20005
Number of pages: 54 Posted: 24 Mar 2014
Claremont McKenna College - Robert Day School of Economics and Finance, University of Southern California - Schaeffer Center for Health Policy and Economics, University of Chicago - Law School and University of Southern California - Keck School of Medicine
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Learning During a Crisis: The Sars Epidemic in Taiwan

NBER Working Paper No. w16955
Number of pages: 52 Posted: 18 Apr 2011 Last Revised: 27 Apr 2011
Daniel Bennett, Chun-Fang Chiang and Anup Malani
University of Chicago, National Taiwan University - Department of Economics and University of Chicago - Law School
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Interpreting Pre-Trends as Anticipation: Impact on Estimated Treatment Effects from Tort Reform

Journal of Public Economics, Vol. 124, 2015
Number of pages: 50 Posted: 03 Aug 2015
Anup Malani and Julian Reif
University of Chicago - Law School and University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
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anticipation, medical malpractice, endogeneity, tort reform

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Incentives for Reporting Disease Outbreaks

PLoS ONE 9(3): e90290. doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0090290
Number of pages: 6 Posted: 02 Aug 2015
The Center for Disease Dynamics, Economics & Policy (CDDEP), University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign and University of Chicago - Law School
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disease outbreaks, meningitis, Hajj, vaccination, infectious disease reporting

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Making Doctrinal Work More Rigorous: Lessons from Systematic Reviews

84 University of Chicago Law Review 37 (2017), University of Chicago Coase-Sandor Institute for Law & Economics Research Paper No. 768, U of Chicago, Public Law Working Paper No. 588
Number of pages: 22 Posted: 21 Jul 2016 Last Revised: 22 May 2017
William Baude, Adam S. Chilton and Anup Malani
University of Chicago - Law School, University of Chicago - Law School and University of Chicago - Law School
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Legal scholarship, Systematic Reviews, Doctrinal Analysis, Best Practices, Restatements

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Labor Markets in Statistics: The Subject Supply Effect in Medical R&D

Becker Friedman Institute for Research in Economics Working Paper No. 2016-03
Number of pages: 56 Posted: 04 Mar 2016 Last Revised: 23 Apr 2016
Anup Malani and Tomas Philipson
University of Chicago - Law School and University of Chicago
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Medical R&D, Research & Development, Health Economics

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Incentives for Surveillance of Infectious Disease Outbreaks

U of Chicago Law & Economics, Olin Working Paper No. 487
Posted: 14 Sep 2009 Last Revised: 13 Oct 2009
Anup Malani and Ramanan Laxminarayan
University of Chicago - Law School and The Center for Disease Dynamics, Economics & Policy (CDDEP)

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infectious disease, epidemic, signalling, disclosure, predictive value, sensitivity, false negative, rumor

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Identifying Placebo Effects with Data from Clinical Trials

Journal of Political Economy, Vol. 114, pp. 236-256, April 2006
Posted: 17 May 2006
Anup Malani
University of Chicago - Law School

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A Formal Test for the Existence of Placebo Effects in Clinical Trials

Posted: 17 Apr 2003
Anup Malani
University of Chicago - Law School

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Placebo effects, clinical trials, blinding, ulcer