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Professors Blum and Kalven introduce their new work on the theories of tort liability and compensation, using auto accidents as their testing ground. Their work revolves around the policy decisions of auto insurance, how to decide liability for auto accidents, and what private tort law and public welfare law can together say about the issue.


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