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Faculty Scholarships
 

Author: Christopher Robertson

Books
  • Blinding as a Solution to Bias:  A Multidisciplinary Approach (forthcoming 2015) (co-editor, with Aaron S. Kesselheim).
Articles in Books
  • Cost-Sharing as Choice-Architecture, in Nudging Health Behavioral Economics and Health Law ___ (I. Glenn Cohen, Holly Fernandez Lynch, & Christopher Robertson eds., forthcoming 2016) (co-author, with David V. Yokum).
  • Introduction to Transparency and Accountability (Section II), in New and Enduring Challenges for the FDA ___ (I. Glenn Cohen & Holly Fernandez Lynch eds., forthcoming 2015).
  • The FDA’s Authority to Regulate Marketing Under an Expanding First Amendment, in New and Enduring Challenges for the FDA ___ (I. Glenn Cohen & Holly Fernandez Lynch eds., forthcoming 2015).
Articles
  • Randomized Experimentation as an Unbiased and Transparent Method for Harmless Error Analysis, __ Ariz. St. L.J. __ (forthcoming 2015) (co-author, with D. Alex Winkelman et al.).
    Available at: SSRN
  • A Randomized Experiment of the Split Benefit Health Insurance Reform to Reduce High-Cost, Low Value Consumption, 1 Innovation & Entrepreneurship in Health 5 (2014) (co-author, with David V. Yokum, Nimish Sheth, & Keith Joiner).
    Available at: Link
  • Countering the Plaintiff’s Anchor:  Jury Simulations to Evaluate Damages Arguments, Arizona Legal Studies Discussion Paper No. 14-25 (2014) (co-author, with John Campbell, Bernard Chao, & David Yokum).
    Available at: SSRN
  • The Problem of Biased Experts, and Blinding as a Solution:  A Response to Professor Gelbach, 81 U. Chi. L. Rev. Dialogue 61 (2014).
    Available at: SSRN
  • The Novel New Jersey Eyewitness Instruction Induces Skepticism But Not Sensitivity, Arizona Legal Studies Discussion Paper No. 14-17 (2014) (co-author, with Athan P. Papailiou & David V. Yokum).
    Available at: SSRN
  • Expert Witness Blinding Strategies to Mitigate Bias in Radiology Malpractice Cases:  A Comprehensive Review of the Literature, __ J. American College Radiology __, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jacr.2014.05.001 (Article in Press, July 16, 2014) (co-author with Daniel J. Durand et al.).
    Available at: Link
  • Heterogeneity in IRB Policies with Regard to Disclosures about Payment for Participation in Recruitment Materials, 42 J.L. Med. & Ethics 375 (2014) (co-author, with Megan S. Wright).
    Available at: SSRN
  • Crowdsourcing Public Health Experiments:  A Response to Jonathan Darrow’s “Crowdsourcing Clinical Trials”, 98 Minn. L. Rev. 2326 (2014) (co-author, with Ameet Sarpatwari, David V. Yokum, & Keith Joiner).
    Available at: SSRN
  • Scaling Cost-Sharing to Wages:  How Employers Can Reduce Health Spending and Provide Greater Economic Security, 14 Yale J. Health Pol'y L. & Ethics 239 (2014).
    Available at: SSRN
  • The Burden of Deciding for Yourself:  The Disutility Caused by Out-of-Pocket Healthcare Spending, 11 Ind. Health L. Rev. 609 (2014) (co-author, with David V. Yokum).
    Available at: SSRN
  • A Presumption Against Expensive Healthcare Consumption, 49 Tulsa L. Rev. 627 (2014).
    Available at: SSRN
  • An Empirical Method for Materiality:  Would Conflict of Interest Disclosures Change Patient Decisions?, ___ Am. J.L. & Med. ___ (forthcoming 2014) (co-author with Roy Spece, David Yokum, & Andrea-Gale Okoro).
    Available at: SSRN
  • Perceptions of Efficacy, Morality, and Politics of Potential Cadaveric Organ Transplantation Reforms, 74 Law & Contemp. Probs. ___ (forthcoming 2014) (co-author, with David V. Yokum & Megan S. Wright).
    Available at: SSRN
  • When Truth Cannot Be Presumed:  The Regulation of Drug Promotion Under an Expanding First Amendment, 94 B.U. L. Rev. 545 (2014).
    Available at: SSRN
  • Distributions of Industry Payments to Massachusetts Physicians, New Eng. J. Med. (May 1, 2013), http://www.nejm.org/doi/pdf/10.1056/NEJMp1302723 (coauthor, with Aaron S. Kesselheim, et al.).
    Available at: SSRN | Other Link
  • The Split Benefit:  The Painless Way to Put Skin Back in the Health Care Game, 98 Cornell L. Rev. 921 (2013).
    Available at: SSRN
  • The Inability of Jurors to Self-Diagnose Bias, Arizona Legal Studies Discussion Paper No. 12-35 (2012) (co-author, with David Yokum & Matt Palmer).
    Available at: SSRN
  • A Randomized Study of How Physicians Interpret Research Funding Disclosures, 369 New Eng. J. Med. 1119 (2012) (co-author, with Aaron S. Kesselheim, et al.).
    Available at: SSRN | Other Link
  • Contingent Compensation of Post-Conviction Counsel: A Modest Proposal to Identify Meritorious Claims and Reduce Wasteful Government Spending, 64 Me. L. Rev. 513 (2012).
    Available at: SSRN
  • Effect of Financial Relationships on the Behavior of Healthcare Professionals, 40 J.L. Med. & Ethics 452 (2012) (co-author, with Susannah Rose & Aaron S. Kesselheim).
    Available at: SSRN | Other Link
  • The Effect of Blinded Experts on Jurors’ Verdicts, 9 J. Empirical Legal Stud. 765 (2012) (co-author, with David V. Yokum).
    Available at: SSRN
  • The Money Blind:  How to Stop Industry Bias in Biomedical Science, Without Violating the First Amendment, 37 Am. J.L. & Med. 358 (2011).
    Available at: SSRN
  • Biased Advice, 60 Emory L.J. 653 (2011).
    Available at: SSRN
  • Blind Expertise, 85 N.Y.U. L. Rev. 174 (2010).
    Available at: SSRN
  • Why Intuitionism and Metaphysics Are Wrong for Health Law, 11 Am. J. Bioethics 18 (2009).
  • Making Pragmatism Practicable for the Institutional Review Board, 8 Am. J. Bioethics 49 (2008).
  • Get Sick, Get Out: The Medical Causes of Home Foreclosures, 18 Health Matrix 65 (2008).
    Available at: SSRN
  • From Freeriders to Fairness: Towards a Cooperative System for Organ Transplantation, 48 Jurimetrics 1 (2007).
    Available at: Link
  • The Consequences of Qualified Confidentiality, 6 Am. J. Bioethics 31 (2006).
  • Organ Advertising: Desperate Patients Solicit Volunteers, 33 J. Law, Med. & Ethics 170 (2005).
  • Recent Developments in Embryonic Stem Cell Policy: Can Science Resolve The Ethical Problems It Creates?, 33 J. Law, Med. & Ethics 384 (2005).
  • Who is Really Hurt Anyway? The Problem of Organ Solicitation, 5 Am. J. Bioethics 15 (2005).
  • The Notion of Sovereign Exclusive Dominion for Global Political Justice, 20 Southwest Phil. Rev. 231 (2004).
  • Framing the Organ Issue: Altruism or Cooperation, 4 Am. J. Bioethics 46 (2004).
  • Slote on Ordinary Moral Thought and Theorization, 19 Southwest Phil. Rev. 190 (2003).
Other Writings
  • A Big Picture View of What Could Be Done About the Institutional Corruption of Medicine, Jotwell, http://health.jotwell.com/a-big-picture-view-of-what-could-be-done-about-the-institutional-corruption-of-medicine/ (Nov. 15, 2013) (reviewing Marc A. Rodwin, Conflicts of Interest, Institutional Corruption, and Pharma:  An Agenda for Reform, 40 J.L. Med. & Ethics 511 (2012)).
    Available at: Link
  • A Reply to David Undis, 49 Jurimetrics J. 3 (2008).

Updated: 01/06/2014