European studies in law and economics ; 12.
Bibliography, etc. Note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 219-243).
Formatted Contents Note
Introduction How should pain and suffering damages be assessed? A legal perspective How should pain and suffering damages be assessed? A law and economics perspective Quality adjusted life years. A measure for the economic evaluation of health care Using QALYs in a tort law context. Assessing pain and suffering damages Pain and suffering damages based on QALYs. Circumventing victims' (and judges') hedonic misperceptions The QALY framework applied. Practical examples and implementation recommendations Epilogue.
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