We owe special thanks to Fang Zhang and Myungho Paik for their work in analyzing the data, and to Vicky Knox, Ken McDaniel, Clare Pramuk, and Brian Ryder at the Texas Department of Insurance for patiently answering our many questions. For comments and suggestions, we thank an anonymous referee, Jennifer Arlen, Ronen Avraham, Tom Baker, Ted Frank, Cathy Sharkey, Martin Wells, participants at the RAND/JELS conference on medical malpractice (2006) and the First Annual Conference on Empirical Legal Studies (University of Texas Law School, 2006), and workshop and seminar participants at Berkeley, Georgetown, NYU, Northwestern, and Vanderbilt University Schools of Law, and the Institute for Government and Public Affairs at the University of Illinois. Funding for this study was provided by the Center on Lawyers, Civil Justice, and the Media at the University of Texas School of Law, a research grant from the University of Texas at Austin, and the Jon David and Elizabeth Epstein Program in Health Law and Policy at the University of Illinois College of Law.
Do Defendants Pay What Juries Award? Post-Verdict Haircuts in Texas Medical Malpractice Cases, 1988–2003
Article first published online: 21 MAR 2007
Journal of Empirical Legal Studies
Volume 4, Issue 1, pages 3–68, March 2007
How to Cite
Hyman, D. A., Black, B., Zeiler, K., Silver, C. and Sage, W. M. (2007), Do Defendants Pay What Juries Award? Post-Verdict Haircuts in Texas Medical Malpractice Cases, 1988–2003. Journal of Empirical Legal Studies, 4: 3–68. doi: 10.1111/j.1740-1461.2007.00081.x
- Issue published online: 21 MAR 2007
- Article first published online: 21 MAR 2007
Options for accessing this content:
- If you have access to this content through a society membership, please first log in to your society website.
- If you would like institutional access to this content, please recommend the title to your librarian.
- Login via other institutional login options http://onlinelibrary.wiley.com/login-options.
- You can purchase online access to this Article for a 24-hour period (price varies by title)
- New Users: Please register, then proceed to purchase the article.
Type your institution's name in the box below. If your institution is a Wiley customer, it will appear in the list of suggested institutions and you will be able to log in to access content. Some users may also log in directly via OpenAthens.
Please note that there are currently a number of duplicate entries in the list of institutions. We are actively working on fixing this issue and apologize for any inconvenience caused.
Registered Users please login:
- Access your saved publications, articles and searches
- Manage your email alerts, orders and subscriptions
- Change your contact information, including your password
Please register to:
- Save publications, articles and searches
- Get email alerts
- Get all the benefits mentioned below!