Access to justice: An economic approach
AbstractChapter five investigates the lawyer’s role in causing expensive litigation. Jun constructs a game theoretic model where a lawyer has more information than his client concerning the characteristics of a lawsuit. Jun shows that the plaintiff is more likely to sue if she is more pessimistic about winning damage in court and if litigation is more risky. Litigation is less likely to occur if the plaintiff receives legal aid.
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