vi, 327 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm.
Contemporary studies in economic and financial analysis ; v. 91.
Bibliography, etc. Note
Includes bibliographical references.
Formatted Contents Note
The transatlantic dialogue : an introduction / John O. Ward and Robert J. Thornton The development of an actuarial approach to the calculation of future loss in the UK / Matthias Kelly Economic damages and tort reform : a comparative analysis of the calculation of economic damages in personal injury and death litigation in the United States and the United Kingdom / John O. Ward Accounting for the effects of disablement on future employment in Britain / Victoria Wass and Robert McNabb Estimating and using work life expectancy in the United Kingdom / Zoltan Butt ... [et al.] Markov work life table research in the United States / Gary R. Skoog and James E. Ciecka Periodical payments awards and the transfer of risk / Richard Cropper and Victoria Wass The U.S. approach to computing economic damages due to personal injury and wrongful death / Kurt V. Krueger and Gary R. Albrecht Principles of compensation for injury and wrongful death in Ireland / Shane Wheelan Doing away with inequality in loss of enjoyment of life / Giovanni Comandé Scheduled damages and the American tort environment / Steven J. Shapiro and A. E. Rodriguez Examples of "schedules of damages" used in Europe and the United States / Robert Minnehan International data and the forensic economist : a guide to sources and uses / Michael J. Piette and David R. Williams.