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A Postmortem on the Cigarette Settlement
(Cumberland Law Review, 1999)
The settlement of the Attorney Generals' suits against the cigarette industry for $206 billion was a landmark outcome. By any standard, the financial stakes were enormous, dwarfing eventhe largest tort liability judgments ...
The Governmental Composition of the Insurance Costs of Smoking
(Journal of Law and Economics, 1999)
The estimated health risks from smoking have significant external financial consequences for society. Studies at the national level indicate that cigarettes are selffinancing since external costs such as those due to ...