Research Fraud as Tort
Science, Vol. 349, No. 6255 (25 Sept. 2015), pp. 1459-1460
2 Pages Posted: 25 Sep 2015
Date Written: September 25, 2015
The author proposes extending the common law tort of fraudulent misrepresentation to fraudulent research published in academic journals.
Keywords: intentional torts, fraudulent misrepresentation, research fraud
JEL Classification: K13
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