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Michael Frakes

2014
  Periodical Articles
  January 2014
1 Does the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office Grant Too Many Bad Patents?: Evidence from a Quasi-Experiment in 67 STANFORD LAW REVIEW (forthcoming 2015) (Co-authored by: Melissa Wasserman).
2 The Surprising Relevance of Medical Malpractice Law in 82 UNIVERSITY OF CHICAGO LAW REVIEW (forthcoming 2015).
2013
  Periodical Articles
  December 2013
3 The Impact of Medical Liability Standards on Regional Variations in Physician Behavior: Evidence from the Adoption of National-Standard Rules in 103 AMERICAN ECONOMIC REVIEW 1 (2013).
4 Does Agency Funding Affect Decisionmaking?: An Empirical Assessment of the PTO's Granting Patterns in 66 VANDERBILT LAW REVIEW 67 (2013) (Co-authored by: Melissa Wasserman).
2012
  Periodical Articles
  December 2012
5 Defensive Medicine and Obstetric Practices in 9 JOURNAL OF EMPIRICAL LEGAL STUDIES 457 (2012).
2006
  Periodical Articles
  December 2006
6 Does Falling Smoking Lead to Rising Obesity? in 25 JOURNAL OF HEALTH ECONOMICS 183 (2006) (Co-authored by: Jonathan Gruber).