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    • A Skeptical Attitude About Product Liability is Justified: A Reply to Professors Goldberg and Zipursky 

      Polinsky, A. Mitchell; Shavell, Steven (Harvard University, Harvard Law School, 2010)
      In The Uneasy Case for Product Liability, we maintained that the benefits of product liability are likely to be less than its costs for many products, especially widely sold ones. Our article was intended to alter the ...
    • The Uneasy Case for Product Liability 

      Polinsky, A. Mitchell; Shavell, Steven (Harvard University, Harvard Law School, 2013-07-30)
      In this Article we compare the benefits of product liability to its costs and conclude that the case for product liability is weak for a wide range of products. One benefit of product liability is that it can induce firms ...