Sharon L. Tennyson

Cornell University - Brooks School of Public Policy

Professor

2214 MVR Hall

Ithaca, NY 14853

United States

SCHOLARLY PAPERS

20

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Scholarly Papers (20)

1.

State Regulation and Consumer Protection in the Insurance Industry

Networks Financial Institute Policy Brief No. 2008-PB-03
Number of pages: 25 Posted: 18 Mar 2008
Sharon L. Tennyson
Cornell University - Brooks School of Public Policy
Downloads 597 (84,320)
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Insurance regulation, federalism, consumer complaints.

2.

Consumers’ Insurance Literacy

Networks Financial Institute Policy Brief No. 2011-PB-06
Number of pages: 20 Posted: 27 Jul 2011 Last Revised: 28 Jul 2011
Sharon L. Tennyson
Cornell University - Brooks School of Public Policy
Downloads 517 (101,052)

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Financial Literacy, Insurance

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Efficiency Consequences of Rate Regulation in Insurance Markets

Networks Financial Institute Policy Brief No. 2007-PB-03
Number of pages: 27 Posted: 14 May 2007
Sharon L. Tennyson
Cornell University - Brooks School of Public Policy
Downloads 508 (103,204)
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insurance, rate regulation

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The Effects of CARD Act Disclosures on Consumers’ Use of Credit Cards

Number of pages: 52 Posted: 05 Apr 2012 Last Revised: 20 Jun 2012
Lauren Eden Jones, Cäzilia Loibl and Sharon L. Tennyson
The Ohio State University, The Ohio State University - Department of Human Sciences and Cornell University - Brooks School of Public Policy
Downloads 372 (148,382)
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Consumer finance, credit cards, consumer finance regulation

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Analyzing the Role for a Consumer Financial Protection Agency

Networks Financial Institute Policy Brief 2009-PB-13, December 2009
Number of pages: 23 Posted: 20 Dec 2009
Sharon L. Tennyson
Cornell University - Brooks School of Public Policy
Downloads 307 (182,443)

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banking, regulation, consumer protection, consumer financial protection agency

6.

The Influence of FDA Advisory Information and Black Box Warnings on Consumer Use of Prescription Antidepressants

Number of pages: 31 Posted: 31 Oct 2008
affiliation not provided to SSRN, Brigham Young University, Indiana University and Cornell University - Brooks School of Public Policy
Downloads 145 (366,775)
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prescription drugs, information

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Price Subsidies and the Demand for Automobile Insurance

Number of pages: 20 Posted: 18 Mar 2021
Boheng Su and Sharon L. Tennyson
University of South Florida - Muma College of Business and Cornell University - Brooks School of Public Policy
Downloads 85 (537,113)

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Adverse Selection, Unused-observable test, Insurance Regulation

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Tort Liability and Settlement Failure: Evidence on Litigated Auto Insurance Claims

Number of pages: 50 Posted: 01 Aug 2016 Last Revised: 02 Aug 2016
Danial Asmat and Sharon L. Tennyson
Spotify Economics and Cornell University - Brooks School of Public Policy
Downloads 82 (548,946)

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punitive, damages, bargaining, tort, settlement, litigation, insurance

9.

Human Capital Accumulation and the Expansion of Women's Property Rights

3rd Annual Conference on Empirical Legal Studies Papers
Number of pages: 42 Posted: 08 Apr 2008
Sharon L. Tennyson, Dean Lueck and Rick Geddes
Cornell University - Brooks School of Public Policy, Indiana University Bloomington - The Vincent and Elinor Ostrom Workshop in Political Theory & Policy Analysis and Cornell University - Department of Policy Analysis & Management (PAM)
Downloads 71 (596,031)
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women's property rights, earnings acts, human capital, married women's property acts

10.

Rate Regulation and the Industrial Organization of Automobile Insurance

NBER Working Paper No. w5275
Number of pages: 45 Posted: 14 Jul 2000 Last Revised: 02 Dec 2022
Susan J. Suponcic and Sharon L. Tennyson
Johnson & Johnson and Cornell University - Brooks School of Public Policy
Downloads 63 (634,483)

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No Traffic Expected: The Impact of the COVID-19 Pandemic on Road Safety in Mexico

Number of pages: 37 Posted: 22 Jul 2022
University Anahuac Mexico, Business and Economics School, Georgia State University - Andrew Young School of Policy Studies, School of Government, Tecnologico de Monterrey and Cornell University - Brooks School of Public Policy
Downloads 58 (660,750)
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COVID-19, road injuries, road fatalities, accident severity, speeding, Mexico

12.

Empirical Analysis of Expanding Insurers' Duty to Settle: Evidence from the Royal Globe Doctrine

Number of pages: 40 Posted: 29 Jun 2017
Brian Richman and Sharon L. Tennyson
affiliation not provided to SSRN and Cornell University - Brooks School of Public Policy
Downloads 45 (739,067)

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The Impact of Expanding Insurers' Duty to Settle: Evidence from the Royal Globe Doctrine

Number of pages: 43 Posted: 27 Mar 2015
Brian Richman and Sharon L. Tennyson
Independent and Cornell University - Brooks School of Public Policy
Downloads 35 (811,301)

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duty to settle, liability, insurance

14.

The Role of Life Experience in Long Term Care Insurance Decisions

Tennyson, Sharon, and Hae Kyung Yang. "The role of life experience in long-term care insurance decisions." Journal of Economic Psychology 42 (2014): 175-188.
Number of pages: 14 Posted: 08 Aug 2022
Sharon L. Tennyson
Cornell University - Brooks School of Public Policy
Downloads 24 (905,306)
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Long-term care, Private long-term care insurance, Informal care-giving, Insurance purchase intention, Emotions and insurance purchase

15.

Insurer Liability and Claim Settlement Failures: Evidence from the United States

Chapter 19 in Contemporary Insurance Law, Ernesto Tzirulnik et al., eds., Roncarati Publishers, Sao Paulo, 2021.
Number of pages: 25 Posted: 08 Aug 2022
Sharon L. Tennyson
Cornell University - Brooks School of Public Policy
Downloads 22 (924,359)

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insurance bad faith, civil liability, litigation, settlement failures

16.

Credible or Biased? An Analysis of Insurance Product Ratings in Germany

Born, Patricia A., Stephanie Müller, and Sharon Tennyson. "The International Review of Financial Consumers." Volume.5 Issue.1(Apr., 2020), 25-39
Number of pages: 15 Posted: 08 Aug 2022
Sharon L. Tennyson
Cornell University - Brooks School of Public Policy
Downloads 15 (994,155)

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product ratings, insurance, ratings bias

17.

The Law and Economics of First-Party Insurance: Bad Faith Liability

Connecticut Insurance Law Journal, Forthcoming
Posted: 15 Nov 2009 Last Revised: 18 Jun 2010
Sharon L. Tennyson and William J. Warfel
Cornell University - Brooks School of Public Policy and Indiana State University

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insurance, bad faith

18.

Determination of the Dates of Passage of the Married Women's Property Acts and Earnings Acts

Posted: 17 May 2009
Dean Lueck, Sharon L. Tennyson and Rick Geddes
Indiana University Bloomington - The Vincent and Elinor Ostrom Workshop in Political Theory & Policy Analysis, Cornell University - Brooks School of Public Policy and Cornell University - Department of Policy Analysis & Management (PAM)

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Women's property rights, coverture, earnings acts

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Insurance Fraud and Optimal Claims Settlement Strategies

Posted: 15 May 2002
Sharon L. Tennyson and Keith J. Crocker
Cornell University - Brooks School of Public Policy and Penn State University - Smeal College of Business

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Efficiency, Scale Economies and Consolidation in the U.S. Life Insurance Industry

WFIC Working Paper No. 98-08
Posted: 03 Aug 1998
J David Cummins, Sharon L. Tennyson and Mary A. Weiss
Temple University - Risk Management & Insurance & Actuarial Science, Cornell University - Brooks School of Public Policy and Temple University

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Other Papers (1)

Total Downloads: 108
1.

Rethinking Consumer Protection Regulation in Insurance Markets

Networks Financial Institute 2010-PB-07
Posted: 14 Sep 2010
Sharon L. Tennyson
Cornell University - Brooks School of Public Policy
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Consumer Protection, Insurance