Subramanian was supported by the National Institutes of Health Career Development Award (NHLBI 1 HL081275). Studdert was supported in part by a Federation Fellowship from the Australian Research Council. The funding organizations had no role in the design or conduct of the study; the collection, management, analysis, or interpretation of the data; or the preparation, review, or approval of the article for submission. The authors thank Drs. Roxane Gardner, Tom McElrath, and Martin November, of Brigham and Women's Hospital for their advice and input regarding obstetric practice.
Does Tort Law Improve the Health of Newborns, or Miscarry? A Longitudinal Analysis of the Effect of Liability Pressure on Birth Outcomes
Article first published online: 7 MAY 2012
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Journal of Empirical Legal Studies
Volume 9, Issue 2, pages 217–245, June 2012
How to Cite
Yang, Y. T., Studdert, D. M., Subramanian, S. V. and Mello, M. M. (2012), Does Tort Law Improve the Health of Newborns, or Miscarry? A Longitudinal Analysis of the Effect of Liability Pressure on Birth Outcomes. Journal of Empirical Legal Studies, 9: 217–245. doi: 10.1111/j.1740-1461.2012.01252.x
- Issue published online: 7 MAY 2012
- Article first published online: 7 MAY 2012
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