Horwitz is Louis and Myrtle Moskowitz Research Professor of Business and Law, University of Michigan Law School; Mead is law clerk for the Honorable David M. Lawson, U.S. District Judge for the Eastern District of Michigan.
Letting Good Deeds Go Unpunished: Volunteer Immunity Laws and Tort Deterrence
Article first published online: 20 AUG 2009
© 2009, Copyright the Authors. Journal compilation © 2009, Cornell Law School and Wiley Periodicals, Inc.
Journal of Empirical Legal Studies
Volume 6, Issue 3, pages 585–635, September 2009
How to Cite
Horwitz, J. R. and Mead, J. (2009), Letting Good Deeds Go Unpunished: Volunteer Immunity Laws and Tort Deterrence. Journal of Empirical Legal Studies, 6: 585–635. doi: 10.1111/j.1740-1461.2009.01154.x
We thank Jennifer Arlen, Evelyn Brody, Martin Farnham, Naomi Feldman, Marion Fremont-Smith, Brian Galle, Sam Gross, Don Herzog, James Hines, Emma Hutchinson, David Hyman, Melissa Jacoby, Martha Minow, Roberta Morris, Austin Nichols, J. J. Prescott, Jeff Rachlinski, Peter Siegelman, Eric Talley, Michael Trebilcock, Christina Whitman, Jeremy Webber, Kathy Zeiler, Benjamin Zipursky, and seminar participants at the University of British Columbia Faculty of Law, Georgetown Law School, Harvard Law School, University of Michigan Law School, University of Victoria (Economics and Public Administration), and Stanford/Yale Junior Faculty Forum. We thank Jean Roth and the National Bureau of Economic Research for data, and Jackie Julien, Lindsay Kanter, Tomislav Ladika, and the University of Michigan Law School Library for research assistance.
- Issue published online: 20 AUG 2009
- Article first published online: 20 AUG 2009
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