Kathryn Zeiler

Boston University - School of Law

Nancy Barton Scholar and Professor of Law

765 Commonwealth Avenue

Boston, MA 02215

United States

SCHOLARLY PAPERS

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Scholarly Papers (22)

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The Willingness to Pay-Willingness to Accept Gap, the 'Endowment Effect,' Subject Misconceptions, and Experimental Procedures for Eliciting Valuations

American Economic Review, June 2005
Number of pages: 46 Posted: 15 Nov 2004 Last Revised: 07 Jul 2015
Charles R. Plott and Kathryn Zeiler
California Institute of Technology - Division of the Humanities and Social Sciences and Boston University - School of Law
Downloads 2,991 (8,076)
Citation 37

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endowment effect, experiment, WTP-WTA gap, misconceptions

Exchange Asymmetries Incorrectly Interpreted as Evidence of Endowment Effect Theory and Prospect Theory?

American Economic Review, Vol. 97, p. 1449, September 2007, New York University, Law and Economics Research Paper No. 06-47
Number of pages: 18 Posted: 28 Oct 2006 Last Revised: 06 Apr 2008
Charles R. Plott and Kathryn Zeiler
California Institute of Technology - Division of the Humanities and Social Sciences and Boston University - School of Law
Downloads 838 (54,197)
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Exchange Asymmetries Incorrectly Interpreted as Evidence of Endowment Effect Theory and Prospect Theory?

American Economic Review, Vol. 97, No. 4, 2007, Boston Univ. School of Law, Law and Economics Research Paper No. 15-38
Number of pages: 19 Posted: 18 Oct 2015
Charles R. Plott and Kathryn Zeiler
California Institute of Technology - Division of the Humanities and Social Sciences and Boston University - School of Law
Downloads 116 (441,760)
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Exchange Asymmetries, Endowment Effect, Prospect Theory, Empirical Legal Studies, Valuation Gaps, Reluctance to Trade

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Common Law Disclosure Duties and the Sin of Omission: Testing the Meta-Theories

Virginia Law Review, 2005, UNC Legal Studies Research Paper No. 04-4, Georgetown Law & Economics Research Paper No. 614501
Number of pages: 92 Posted: 26 Nov 2004 Last Revised: 22 Jul 2016
Kimberly D. Krawiec and Kathryn Zeiler
University of Virginia School of Law and Boston University - School of Law
Downloads 602 (84,409)
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contract, tort, litigation, disclosure, common law, duty to disclose

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Physicians' Insurance Limits and Malpractice Payments: Evidence from Texas Closed Claims, 1990-2003

Journal of Legal Studies, pp. s9-s45, 2008, Georgetown Law and Economics Research Paper No. 981192, NYU Law and Economics Research Paper No. 07-16, U Illinois Law & Economics Research Paper No. LE07-008, U of Texas Law, Law and Econ Research Paper No. 67
Number of pages: 45 Posted: 20 Apr 2007 Last Revised: 21 Mar 2008
Boston University - School of Law, Northwestern University - Pritzker School of Law, University of Texas at Austin - School of Law, Georgetown University Law Center and Texas A&M University School of Law
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medical malpractice, insurance, liability

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Do Defendants Pay What Juries Award? Post-Verdict Haircuts in Texas Medical Malpractice Cases, 1988-2003

as published in 4 Journal of Empirical Legal Studies, pp. 3-68 (2007), U Illinois Law & Economics Research Paper No. LE06-028, U of Texas Law, Law and Economics Research Paper No. 68, 1st Annual Conference on Empirical Legal Studies
Number of pages: 66 Posted: 06 Jul 2006 Last Revised: 28 Jan 2015
Georgetown University Law Center, Northwestern University - Pritzker School of Law, Boston University - School of Law, University of Texas at Austin - School of Law and Texas A&M University School of Law
Downloads 510 (103,887)
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Jury verdict, malpractice, payout, haircut

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Against Endowment Theory: Experimental Economics and Legal Scholarship

UCLA Law Review, Vol. 61, pp. 2-64, 2013, Georgetown Public Law Research Paper No. 13-013, Georgetown Law and Economics Research Paper No. 13-005
Number of pages: 64 Posted: 26 Feb 2013 Last Revised: 07 Jul 2015
Gregory Klass and Kathryn Zeiler
Georgetown University Law Center and Boston University - School of Law
Downloads 504 (105,448)
Citation 10

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endowment effect, endowment theory, prospect theory, exchange asymmetries, ownership, behavioral economics

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Malpractice Payouts and Malpractice Insurance: Evidence from Texas Closed Claims, 1990-2003

Geneva Papers on Risk and Insurance, Vol. 33, pp. 177-192, 2008, Georgetown Law and Economics Research Paper No. 983199, U Illinois Law & Economics Research Paper No. LE07-016, U of Texas Law, Law and Econ Research Paper No. 102
Number of pages: 16 Posted: 02 Jun 2007 Last Revised: 28 Apr 2008
University of Texas at Austin - School of Law, Northwestern University - Pritzker School of Law, Boston University - School of Law, Georgetown University Law Center and Texas A&M University School of Law
Downloads 358 (156,572)

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liability insurance, claims analysis, medical malpractice, insurance policy limits

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Turning from Damage Caps to Information Disclosure: An Alternative to Tort Reform

Number of pages: 15 Posted: 23 Jan 2005
Kathryn Zeiler
Boston University - School of Law
Downloads 334 (168,709)

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Damage caps, medical malpractice, tort reform

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Medical Malpractice and Contract Disclosure: An Equilibrium Model of the Effects of Legal Rules on Behavior in Health Care Markets

Number of pages: 76 Posted: 03 May 2004
Kathryn Zeiler
Boston University - School of Law
Downloads 308 (183,764)
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The Future of Empirical Legal Scholarship: Where Might We Go From Here?

Boston Univ. School of Law, Public Law Research Paper No. 16-22, Journal of Legal Education, Volume 66, Number 1 (Autumn 2016)
Number of pages: 23 Posted: 15 Jun 2016 Last Revised: 01 Nov 2016
Kathryn Zeiler
Boston University - School of Law
Downloads 249 (228,346)
Citation 2

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empirical legal scholarship, law journals, student-editors, legal education, empirical studies

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Do Damages Caps Reduce Medical Malpractice Insurance Premiums?: A Systematic Review of Estimates and the Methods Used to Produce Them

Research Handbook on the Economics of Torts (Jennifer Arlen ed., Northampton, MA: Edward Elgar Pub 2012), Georgetown Public Law and Legal Theory Research Paper No. 12-186, Georgetown Law and Economics Research Paper No. 12-042
Number of pages: 49 Posted: 28 Nov 2012
Kathryn Zeiler and Lorian Hardcastle
Boston University - School of Law and University of Ottawa - Common Law Section
Downloads 235 (241,525)

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insurance law, damages caps, medical malpractice insurance premiums, tort reform, economic damages, non-economic damages

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Empirical Health Law Scholarship: The State of the Field

Georgetown Law Journal, Vol. 96, p. 649, 2008, Georgetown Public Law Research Paper No. 10, Georgetown Law and Economics Research Paper No. 1430932
Number of pages: 55 Posted: 08 Jul 2009
Michelle M. Mello and Kathryn Zeiler
Stanford Law School and Boston University - School of Law
Downloads 224 (252,860)

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empirical health law, health policy, empirical legal studies

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Metaresearch, Psychology, and Law: A Case Study on Implicit Bias

Connecticut Law Review, Vol. 56, No. 1, 2023
Number of pages: 76 Posted: 17 Feb 2023 Last Revised: 08 Mar 2024
Australian National University (ANU) - College of Law, The University of Sydney - School of Psychology, Boston University - School of Law, Busara Center for Behavioral Economics and University of Melbourne - Melbourne University
Downloads 213 (265,069)
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law and psychology, metaresearch, implicit bias, credibility crisis

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What Explains Observed Reluctance to Trade? A Comprehensive Literature Review

Research Handbook on Behavioral Law and Economics, Boston Univ. School of Law, Law and Economics Research Paper No. 16-42
Number of pages: 85 Posted: 01 Nov 2016 Last Revised: 29 Oct 2019
Kathryn Zeiler
Boston University - School of Law
Downloads 179 (310,136)
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Literature Review, Valuation Gaps, Exchange Asymmetries, Endowment Effect, Experimental Economics, Behavioral Economics

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Mistaken About Mistakes

Kathryn Zeiler. Mistaken About Mistakes, 48(1) European Journal of Law and Economics 9 (2018)., Boston Univ. School of Law, Law and Economics Research Paper No. 17-43
Number of pages: 29 Posted: 05 Oct 2017 Last Revised: 05 Oct 2020
Kathryn Zeiler
Boston University - School of Law
Downloads 150 (360,564)
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Behavioral Economics, Legal Scholarship, Rationality, Psychological Mistakes

The Transparency of Quantitative Empirical Legal Research (2018–2020)

Boston Univ. School of Law Research Paper No. 4034599
Number of pages: 36 Posted: 16 Feb 2022
Australian National University (ANU) - College of Law, Boston University - School of Law, University of Sydney, The University of Sydney - School of Psychology, The University of Sydney, The University of Sydney, Faculty of Law, Students, University of Melbourne - School of Psychological Sciences and University of California, Davis - Department of Psychology
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replicability, research transparency, empirical legal studies

The Transparency of Quantitative Empirical Legal Research (2018-2020)

Boston Univ. School of Law Research Paper No. 22-4
Number of pages: 37 Posted: 01 Mar 2022 Last Revised: 02 Jun 2023
Australian National University (ANU) - College of Law, Boston University - School of Law, University of Sydney, The University of Sydney - School of Psychology, The University of Sydney, The University of Sydney, Faculty of Law, Students, University of Melbourne - School of Psychological Sciences and University of California, Davis - Department of Psychology
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empirical legal research, quantitative legal research

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Citation 3

Replicability in Empirical Legal Research

Annual Review of Law and Social Science, Vol. 17, pp. 239-260, 2021
Posted: 28 Oct 2021
Jason Chin and Kathryn Zeiler
Australian National University (ANU) - College of Law and Boston University - School of Law

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Replicability in Empirical Legal Research

Annual Review of Law and Social Science, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 48 Posted: 06 Feb 2021
Jason Chin and Kathryn Zeiler
Australian National University (ANU) - College of Law and Boston University - School of Law
Downloads 137 (388,154)
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Empirical legal research, metascience, replicability, reproducibility, verification, open science, law and economics, law and psychology

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Improving the Credibility of Empirical Legal Research: Practical Suggestions for Researchers, Journals, and Law Schools

Boston Univ. School of Law, Law and Economics Research Paper
Number of pages: 48 Posted: 02 Oct 2020 Last Revised: 03 Nov 2020
Australian National University (ANU) - College of Law, Center for Open Science, GESIS - Leibniz Institute for the Social Sciences, The University of Sydney - School of Psychology, Center for Open Science, School of Criminal Justice, University at Albany, SUNY, University of Illinois at Chicago, University of Melbourne - School of Psychological Sciences and Boston University - School of Law
Downloads 125 (415,893)
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empirical methods, empirical legal studies, legal scholarship

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The Willingness to Pay -- Willingness to Accept Gap, the 'Endowment Effect,' Subject Misconceptions, and Experimental Procedures for Eliciting Valuations: Reply

American Economic Review, Vol. 101, No. 2, 2011
Number of pages: 29 Posted: 28 Jun 2010 Last Revised: 08 Jul 2015
Charles R. Plott and Kathryn Zeiler
California Institute of Technology - Division of the Humanities and Social Sciences and Boston University - School of Law
Downloads 112 (451,441)
Citation 30

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endowment effect, valuation eliciation, experimental economics

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Law, Technology and Patient Safety

DePaul Law Review, Vol. 68, No. 2, 2019
Number of pages: 23 Posted: 23 Oct 2018 Last Revised: 19 May 2019
Kathryn Zeiler and Gregory Hardy
Boston University - School of Law and Boston University, School of Law, Students
Downloads 91 (520,123)

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patient safety, law and technology, adverse events

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Cautions on the Use of Economics Experiments in Law

Journal of Institutional and Theoretical Economics (JITE) 166 (2010), 178-193, Boston Univ. School of Law, Law and Economics Research Paper No. 15-37
Number of pages: 18 Posted: 17 Oct 2015
Kathryn Zeiler
Boston University - School of Law
Downloads 77 (575,278)
Citation 1

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law & economics, empirical legal studies, economic experiments

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Medical Malpractice Liability Crisis or Patient Compensation Crisis?

DePaul Law Review, Vol. 59, No. 675, 2010, Boston Univ. School of Law, Law and Economics Research Paper No. 15-36
Number of pages: 24 Posted: 16 Oct 2015
Kathryn Zeiler
Boston University - School of Law
Downloads 72 (597,302)

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Health Law, Malpractice Liability, Compensation, Tort reform