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Physicians and the risk of medical malpractice: The role of prior litigation in predicting the future

  • Jensen, Gail A.
  • Spurr, Stephen J.
  • Weycker, Derek A.
  • Bulycheva, Maria

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Article provided by Elsevier in its journal The Quarterly Review of Economics and Finance.

Volume (Year): 39 (1999)
Issue (Month): 2 ()
Pages: 267-289

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Handle: RePEc:eee:quaeco:v:39:y:1999:i:2:p:267-289
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  1. Lee, Lung-Fei, 1983. "Generalized Econometric Models with Selectivity," Econometrica, Econometric Society, vol. 51(2), pages 507-12, March.
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