Causation, Economic Efficiency and the Law of Torts
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- Ram Singh, 2010. "Causation, Economic Efficiency and the Law of Torts," Working Papers id:2865, eSocialSciences.
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- Acciarri Hugo A. & Tohmé Fernando & Castellano Andrea, 2016. "Causal Apportionment of Tort Liability: An Efficient Approach," Review of Law & Economics, De Gruyter, vol. 12(1), pages 37-55, March.
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KeywordsCausation in law; liability rules; total social costs; efficient liability rules; causation-liability; Nash equilibrium.;
- K13 - Law and Economics - - Basic Areas of Law - - - Tort Law and Product Liability; Forensic Economics
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- NEP-ALL-2003-06-04 (All new papers)
- NEP-LAW-2003-06-04 (Law & Economics)
- NEP-LAW-2003-07-10 (Law & Economics)
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