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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 August 2005) 30 (4): 643–686.
Published: 01 August 2005
...Frank A. Sloan; Emily Streyer Carlisle; John R. Rattliff; Justin Trogdon To determine which factors influence states' allocation decisions for the tobacco Master Settlement Agreement and the four individual settlements' annual payments, including the decision to securitize, we analyzed the effects...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 October 2016) 41 (5): 969–995.
Published: 01 October 2016
...Benjamin Hawkins; Chris Holden Abstract The importance of trade and investment agreements for health is now widely acknowledged in the literature, with much attention now focused on the impact of investor–state dispute settlement (ISDS) mechanisms. However, much of the analysis of such agreements...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 April 1996) 21 (2): 315–346.
Published: 01 April 1996
... initially successful in curbing such activity, but its effect seems to be diminishing. In addition, we compare mediation awards with settlement payments, and settlement payments with the expected value of claims in litigation. Evidence suggests that a mediation award is the mediation panel’s estimate of a...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 June 1991) 16 (3): 441–464.
Published: 01 June 1991
..., age, severity of injury, allegations of negligence, and year of settlement. Copyright © 1991 by Duke University Press 1991 References American Medical Association. 1987 . Physician Characteristics and Distribution in the United States. Chicago, IL: American Medical Association...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 October 2010) 35 (5): 797–828.
Published: 01 October 2010
.... The study discussed in this article used structured interviews of participants and mediators in thirty-one mediated malpractice lawsuits involving eleven nonprofit hospitals. The study measured perceptions of the process and mediation's effects on settlement, expenses, apology, satisfaction, and...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 August 2014) 39 (4): 781–809.
Published: 01 August 2014
... settlement and supervised injunction resulted in compliance with minimum staffing and some improvement in quality measures, but quality levels remained below the average California facilities. The litigation also had some negative financial impact on Skilled Healthcare Group's California facilities and...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 August 1999) 24 (4): 805–810.
Published: 01 August 1999
... on public policy. The 1998 tobacco settlement produced a $200 billion sales tax and multiple restrictions on the advertising and marketing of tobacco products. That courts can bring about significant policy changes should be evident to everyone, even academics. In their exploration of tobacco...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 June 1978) 3 (3): 364–374.
Published: 01 June 1978
... formulas for upstate hospitals and for metropolitan New York hospitals reflects, in part, the importance of collective bargaining in New York City and the need for higher per diem rates to support union wage settlements. Since the passage of the 1969 statute the Commissioner of Health...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 August 1999) 24 (4): 811–814.
Published: 01 August 1999
... ELDERBAR listserve. 18 November. Center for Social Gerontology (CSG). 1998b . Web Site Alert Regarding Tobacco Settlement Funds and Aging. 25 November. <www.tcsg.org> Hurt , R. D. , and C. R. Robertson. 1998 . Prying Open the Door to the Tobacco Industry’s Secrets about Nicotine: The...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 August 1999) 24 (4): 769–804.
Published: 01 August 1999
... . Tobacco Liability in the Courts. In Smoking Policy: Law, Politics, and Culture, ed. R. L. Rabin and S. D. Sugarman. New York: Oxford University Press. Settlement Agreement between State Attorneys General, and Brooke Group, Ltd., and Liggett Corp. 1997 . Tobacco Products Litigation Reporter 12 ( 1...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 June 1986) 11 (3): 525–535.
Published: 01 June 1986
... experience sheds light on some signif- icant questions: Does the panel system lower legal costs for either the defendant or the plaintiff? Does the panel system shorten the time it takes for a case to be resolved? Is there any evidence that the panel system aids in the settlement of meritorious...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 April 1987) 12 (2): 371–375.
Published: 01 April 1987
... jury trial. Why then did the veterans accept the settlement, and why was the figure so low? Judge Jack Weinstein, like any judge presiding over complex litigation, had tremendous power to frame the legal issues and control the timing of the case, and he used his power to push the parties...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 August 1981) 5 (4): 586–587.
Published: 01 August 1981
... sector. For example, the recent interim settlement of the Federal Trade Commission’s formal complaint against the Ameri- can Dental Association and four of its constituent societies has opened the door for more widespread dental advertising. By analyzing the pat- terns...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 April 2006) 31 (2): 395–407.
Published: 01 April 2006
...: Oxford University Press. Givel, Michael, and Stanton A. Glantz. 2004 . The “Global Settlement” with the Tobacco Industry: Six Years Later. American Journal of Public Health 94 : 218 -224. Holm, A. L., and R. M. Davis. 2004 . Clearing the Airways: Advocacy and Regulation for Smoke-Free...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 August 1985) 9 (4): 629–646.
Published: 01 August 1985
... changes potentially affect the frequency of claims, the likelihood of judicial determination in favor of the plaintiff, and the size distribution of settlements. Expected payouts of insurers, as well as projected administrative costs and profit margins, are in turn reflected in premiums.' Thus, by...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 April 2006) 31 (2): 375–384.
Published: 01 April 2006
... changing politics of tobacco control — is the main focus of the Studlar volume. Making sense of those politics is hardly a topic of interest in Viscusi’s book, which is almost exclusively concerned with the merits of what he calls the “tobacco deal,” the (in)famous master settlement between forty...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 April 2006) 31 (2): 385–394.
Published: 01 April 2006
... (in)famous master settlement between forty-six U.S. attorneys general and the tobacco indus- try in the 1990s. In short, we have two very divergent books to review. The Books under Review: A Study in Contrasts Written by two very different academics for very different purposes, the books...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 August 2015) 40 (4): 897–903.
Published: 01 August 2015
... behaviors that have long characterized the health care industry? Moreover, against what baseline might the network or ACO be judged? In this connection, Leibenluft also endorses the use of so-called conduct decrees — settlements of antitrust challenges to anticompetitive mergers and joint ventures that...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 April 1994) 19 (2): 421–422.
Published: 01 April 1994
.... As an industry, hospitals need to discuss their positions on user fees as settlements to challenges to exemption. The user fee approach is probably the most likely vehicle for local governments that in fact wish to extract revenue from hospitals, as distinct from influencing their behavior to...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 October 2005) 30 (5): 839–868.
Published: 01 October 2005
... Litigation . Washington, DC: AEI-Brookings Joint Center for Regulatory Studies. Zefutie, John J. 2004 . From Butts to Big Macs: Can the Big Tobacco Litigation and Nation-Wide Settlement with States' Attorneys General Serve as a Model for Attacking the Fast Food Industry? Seton Hall Law Review 34 : 1383...