Chris Guthrie

Vanderbilt University - Law School

John Wade-Kent Syverud Professor of Law and Dean

131 21st Avenue South

Nashville, TN 37203-1181

United States

SCHOLARLY PAPERS

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Scholarly Papers (22)

1.

Blinking on the Bench: How Judges Decide Cases

Cornell Law Review, Forthcoming, Vanderbilt Public Law Research Paper No. 07-25, Vanderbilt Law and Economics Research Paper No. 07-32
Number of pages: 42 Posted: 02 Nov 2007
Vanderbilt University - Law School, Cornell Law School and California Central District Court
Downloads 2,559 (3,182)
Citation 20

Abstract:

behavioral law and economics, judges, heuristics and biases, dispute resolution, psychology, realism, formalism

2.

Inside the Judicial Mind

Cornell Law Review, Vol. 86, No. 4, May 2001
Number of pages: 91 Posted: 23 Feb 2001
Vanderbilt University - Law School, Cornell Law School and California Central District Court
Downloads 2,147 (3,769)
Citation 55

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3.

Heuristics and Biases at the Bargaining Table

Marquette Law Review, Vol. 87, p. 795-808, 2004, Vanderbilt Law and Economics Research Paper No. 04-11, UCLA School of Law, Law-Econ Research Paper No. 04/5
Number of pages: 9 Posted: 17 Mar 2004
Russell B. Korobkin and Chris Guthrie
UCLA School of Law and Vanderbilt University - Law School
Downloads 1,233 (11,159)
Citation 4

Abstract:

Heuristics, Negotiation

4.

Does Unconscious Racial Bias Affect Trial Judges?

Notre Dame Law Review, Vol. 84, No. 3, 2009, Vanderbilt Public Law Research Paper No. 09-11
Number of pages: 52 Posted: 08 Apr 2009
Cornell Law School, Cornell Law School, California Central District Court and Vanderbilt University - Law School
Downloads 1,098 (6,000)
Citation 5

Abstract:

Judges, race

5.

Prospect Theory, Risk Preference & The Law

Northwestern University Law Review, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 75 Posted: 31 Oct 2002
Chris Guthrie
Vanderbilt University - Law School
Downloads 1,062 (13,366)
Citation 10

Abstract:

prospect theory, risk, decision making

6.

Anchoring, Information, Expertise, and Negotiation: New Insights from Meta-Analysis

Ohio State Journal on Dispute Resolution, 2006, Vanderbilt Law and Economics Research Paper No. 06-12
Number of pages: 33 Posted: 04 May 2006
Chris Guthrie and Dan Orr
Vanderbilt University - Law School and Morgan, Lewis & Bockius, L.L.P.
Downloads 1,016 (11,996)

Abstract:

anchoring, heuristics and biases, negotiation, bargaining, settlement

7.

Law, Information, and Choice: Capitalizing on Heuristic Habits of Thought

HEURISTICS AND THE LAW, Engle and Gigerenzer, eds., MIT Press, 2006, Vanderbilt Law and Economics Research Paper No. 06-11
Number of pages: 15 Posted: 04 May 2006
Chris Guthrie
Vanderbilt University - Law School
Downloads 820 (22,666)

Abstract:

mandatory disclosure, informed consent, judgment and decision making, heuristics and biases

8.

Can Judges Ignore Inadmissible Information? The Difficulty of Deliberately Disregarding

University of Pennsylvania Law Review, Vol. 153, 2005
Number of pages: 96 Posted: 04 Apr 2005
Cornell Law School, California Central District Court and Vanderbilt University - Law School
Downloads 404 (48,790)
Citation 20

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9.

The Impact of the Impact Bias on Negotiation

Marquette Law Review, Vol. 87, 2004
Number of pages: 13 Posted: 08 Apr 2004
Chris Guthrie and David F. Sally
Vanderbilt University - Law School and Independent
Downloads 404 (51,812)
Citation 2

Abstract:

Negotiation, bargaining, affective forecasting, hedonics

10.

The Hidden 'Judiciary': An Empirical Examination of Executive Branch Justice

Vanderbilt Law and Economics Research Paper No. 09-12, Vanderbilt Public Law Research Paper No. 09-09, Cornell Legal Studies Research Paper No. 09-010
Number of pages: 56 Posted: 08 Apr 2009
Vanderbilt University - Law School, Cornell Law School and California Central District Court
Downloads 338 (65,842)

Abstract:

Judges, ALI, Decision-making, Intuition, Deliberation, Heuristic and biases

11.

Panacea or Pandora's Box? The Costs of Options in Negotiation

Iowa Law Review, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 69 Posted: 05 Dec 2002
Chris Guthrie
Vanderbilt University - Law School
Downloads 326 (70,350)
Citation 2

Abstract:

negotiation, decision making, context dependence, regret, experimental, agency

12.
Downloads 312 ( 78,301)
Citation 1

Probable Cause, Probability, and Hindsight

Vanderbilt Public Law Research Paper No. 11-25, Vanderbilt Law and Economics Research Paper No. 11-38
Number of pages: 27 Posted: 03 Jul 2011
Cornell Law School, California Central District Court and Vanderbilt University - Law School
Downloads 308 (78,920)
Citation 1

Abstract:

Probable Cause, Probability, and Hindsight

Journal of Empirical Legal Studies, Vol. 8, pp. 72-98, 2011
Number of pages: 27 Posted: 23 Nov 2011
Cornell Law School, Vanderbilt University - Law School and California Central District Court
Downloads 4 (544,527)
Citation 1

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13.

Psychology, Economics, and Settlement: A New Look at the Role of the Lawyer

Texas Law Review, Vol. 76, 1997, UCLA School of Law Research Paper
Number of pages: 33 Posted: 18 Jul 1997
Russell B. Korobkin and Chris Guthrie
UCLA School of Law and Vanderbilt University - Law School
Downloads 296 (75,106)
Citation 9

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14.

Insurers, Illusions of Judgment & Litigation

Vanderbilt Law Review, Forthcoming, Vanderbilt Law and Economics Research Paper No. 06-28
Number of pages: 34 Posted: 21 Dec 2006
Chris Guthrie and Jeffrey J. Rachlinski
Vanderbilt University - Law School and Cornell Law School
Downloads 204 (117,393)
Citation 1

Abstract:

litigation, settlement, heuristics and biases, experts, insurance, anchoring, framing, self-serving bias

15.

Carhart, Constitutional Rights, and the Psychology of Regret

Vanderbilt Public Law Research Paper No. 07-33
Number of pages: 28 Posted: 20 Nov 2007
Chris Guthrie
Vanderbilt University - Law School
Downloads 195 (114,162)
Citation 1

Abstract:

abortion, privacy, regret, psychology, impact bias, behavioral law and economics

16.

The Futility of Appeal: Disciplinary Insights into the 'Affirmance Effect' on the United States Court of Appeals

Florida State University Law Review, Vol. 32, No. 2, pp. 357-185, Winter 2005, Vanderbilt Public Law Research Paper No. 05-21, Vanderbilt Law and Economics Research Paper No. 05-17
Number of pages: 31 Posted: 14 Jun 2005
Chris Guthrie and Tracey E. George
Vanderbilt University - Law School and Vanderbilt University - Law School
Downloads 151 (152,530)
Citation 6

Abstract:

heuristics, biases, federal courts, attitudinal model, strategic model, judicial behavior

17.

Altering Attention in Adjudication

UCLA Law Review, Vol. 60, No. 1586, 2013, Vanderbilt Law and Economics Research Paper No. 13-32, Vanderbilt Public Law Research Paper No. 13-45
Number of pages: 34 Posted: 29 Sep 2013 Last Revised: 29 Oct 2013
Cornell Law School, California Central District Court and Vanderbilt University - Law School
Downloads 91 (200,337)

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18.

Contrition in the Courtroom: Do Apologies Affect Adjudication?

Cornell Law Review, Vol. 98, No. 1189, 2013, Cornell Legal Studies Research Paper No. 13-90
Number of pages: 57 Posted: 18 Jul 2013 Last Revised: 18 Oct 2013
Cornell Law School, Vanderbilt University - Law School and California Central District Court
Downloads 90 (187,981)

Abstract:

Judges

19.

Damages: Using a Case Study to Teach Law, Lawyering, and Dispute Resolution

Journal of Dispute Resolution, Vol. 2004, No. 1, 2004
Number of pages: 10 Posted: 02 Sep 2009 Last Revised: 22 Sep 2015
Melody Daily, Chris Guthrie and Leonard L. Riskin
University of Missouri School of Law, Vanderbilt University - Law School and University of Florida - Levin College of Law
Downloads 81 (232,560)

Abstract:

legal education, dispute resolution, mediation

20.

Remaking the United States Supreme Court in the Courts' of Appeals Image

Vanderbilt Law and Economics Research Paper No. 09-11, Vanderbilt Public Law Research Paper No. 09-10
Number of pages: 38 Posted: 08 Apr 2009
Chris Guthrie and Tracey E. George
Vanderbilt University - Law School and Vanderbilt University - Law School
Downloads 59 (263,860)
Citation 1

Abstract:

Justices, Supreme Court, Decision-making, Panels, Groups

21.

Can Judges Make Reliable Numeric Judgments? Distorted Damages and Skewed Sentences

Indiana Law Journal, Vol. 90, No. 2, 2015
Posted: 15 Mar 2017
Cornell Law School, California Central District Court and Vanderbilt University - Law School

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22.

Inside the Arbitrator's Mind

Emory Law Journal, Vol. 66, 2017, Cornell Legal Studies Research Paper No. 16-46, American University, WCL Research Paper No. 2017-08
Number of pages: 61 Posted: 13 Dec 2016 Last Revised: 13 May 2017
American University - Washington College of Law, University of St. Gallen - Law Department, United Nations, Vanderbilt University - Law School and Cornell Law School
Downloads 0 (48,270)

Abstract:

Arbitration, Dispute Resolution, Arbitrators, Investment Treaty Arbitration, International Economic Law, Investor-State Arbitration, ISDS, Law and Psychology, Empirical Legal Studies, Dispute Systems Design, International Courts and Tribunals, Cognitive Illusions, Biases and Heuristics