I thank Omri Ben-Shahar and Saul Levmore (University of Chicago, Law School) for their generous advice on topics in this article. The participants in the Cornell University Law School “By the Numbers Conference” (October 4, 2010, Ithaca, NY) also provided many useful comments on early versions of the article. The Chicago Booth Graduate School of Business provided financial support for the original research underlying this article.
The Challenge to Produce Useful “Legal Numbers”
Article first published online: 22 NOV 2011
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Journal of Empirical Legal Studies
Special Issue: Judgment by the Numbers: Converting Qualitative to Quantitative Judgments in Law
Volume 8, Issue Supplement s1, pages 6–20, December 2011
How to Cite
Hastie, R. (2011), The Challenge to Produce Useful “Legal Numbers”. Journal of Empirical Legal Studies, 8: 6–20. doi: 10.1111/j.1740-1461.2011.01224.x
- Issue published online: 22 NOV 2011
- Article first published online: 22 NOV 2011