A Formalization and Extension of
This paper provides a formal model of the Priest-Klein trial selection hypothesis, and extends the hypothesis as well. We derive the conditions under which the hypothesis is valid, and examine implications for the relationship between trial outcome uncertainty and litigation.
Keywords: Trial selection theory, Priest-Klein hypothesis,
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Keith N. Hylton and Haizhin Lin, "A Formalization and Extension of the Priest-Klein Hypothesis," B.U. Law Working Paper No. 11-28; SSRN No. 1864728.
Contact InformationKeith N. Hylton
Boston University School of Law