Kathryn Zeiler

Boston University - School of Law

Nancy Barton Scholar and Professor of Law

765 Commonwealth Avenue

Boston, MA 02215

United States

SCHOLARLY PAPERS

16

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Scholarly Papers (16)

1.

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 2,439 (3,338)
Citation 48

Abstract:

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 695 (28,751)
Citation 19

Abstract:

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 54 (321,589)
Citation 19

Abstract:

Exchange Asymmetries, Endowment Effect, Prospect Theory, Empirical Legal Studies, Valuation Gaps, Reluctance to Trade

3.

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
Duke University School of Law and Boston University - School of Law
Downloads 494 (43,590)
Citation 1

Abstract:

contract, tort, litigation, disclosure, common law, duty to disclose

4.

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 and University of Texas at Austin School of Law
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Citation 17

Abstract:

medical malpractice, insurance, liability

5.

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, Northwestern University - Pritzker School of Law, Boston University - School of Law, University of Texas at Austin - School of Law and University of Texas at Austin School of Law
Downloads 424 (51,622)
Citation 19

Abstract:

Jury verdict, malpractice, payout, haircut

6.

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 322 (62,840)
Citation 1

Abstract:

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

7.

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 and University of Texas at Austin School of Law
Downloads 302 (78,430)
Citation 10

Abstract:

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

8.

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

Yale Journal of Health Policy, Law, and Ethics, Vol. 1, 2005
Number of pages: 15 Posted: 23 Jan 2005
Kathryn Zeiler
Boston University - School of Law
Downloads 295 (82,512)

Abstract:

Damage caps, medical malpractice, tort reform

9.

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

Georgetown Law and Economics Research Paper No. 539224
Number of pages: 76 Posted: 03 May 2004
Kathryn Zeiler
Boston University - School of Law
Downloads 269 (89,885)
Citation 4

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10.

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 169 (141,350)
Citation 1

Abstract:

empirical health law, health policy, empirical legal studies

11.

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 137 (154,465)

Abstract:

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

12.

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 6 (410,509)
Citation 33

Abstract:

endowment effect, valuation eliciation, experimental economics

13.

What Explains Observed Reluctance to Trade? A Comprehensive Literature Review

Research Handbook on Behavioral Law and Economics, Forthcoming, Boston Univ. School of Law, Law and Economics Research Paper No. 16-42
Number of pages: 103 Posted: 01 Nov 2016
Kathryn Zeiler
Boston University - School of Law
Downloads 0 (334,384)

Abstract:

Valuation Gaps, Exchange Asymmetries, Endowment Effect, Experimental Economics, Behavioral Economics

14.

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
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Abstract:

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

15.

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
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Citation 2

Abstract:

law & economics, empirical legal studies, economic experiments

16.

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
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Abstract:

Health Law, Malpractice Liability, Compensation, Tort reform