On the Design of Criminal Trials: The Benefits of a Three-Verdict System
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KeywordsTrials; Verdict; Reasonable Doubt; Stigma; Evidence; Plea bargaining shocks; risk aversion. JEL Classification: D02; D7; D81; D82; D83; K1; K4;
- D02 - Microeconomics - - General - - - Institutions: Design, Formation, Operations, and Impact
- D7 - Microeconomics - - Analysis of Collective Decision-Making
- D81 - Microeconomics - - Information, Knowledge, and Uncertainty - - - Criteria for Decision-Making under Risk and Uncertainty
- D82 - Microeconomics - - Information, Knowledge, and Uncertainty - - - Asymmetric and Private Information; Mechanism Design
- D83 - Microeconomics - - Information, Knowledge, and Uncertainty - - - Search; Learning; Information and Knowledge; Communication; Belief; Unawareness
- K1 - Law and Economics - - Basic Areas of Law
- K4 - Law and Economics - - Legal Procedure, the Legal System, and Illegal Behavior
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- NEP-LAW-2015-03-22 (Law & Economics)
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