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This model provides a number of other implications; we list a few here. First, an increase in the range of expected stakes (that is, an increase in dH − dL or an increase in p) or a decrease in either litigant’s court costs leads to a reduction in the likelihood of settlement. Second, redistribution of court costs from one litigant to the other (that is, adjustments in tP and tD , holding T ﬁxed) has no impact on the likelihood of settlement or on the magnitude of the social cost. Third, a cap on damages (if modeled as a reduction in dH ) leads to a reduction in the 5 The requirement that d∗ < dH means that, for screening to be an equilibrium, we require p(dH − dL ) > T.
Studies of these differences are badly needed. The punishment of children is perhaps the primary social locus in which punishment behaviors are deﬁned and transmitted. Much the same can be said about spousal beating, which is tolerated (or encouraged) to widely different degrees in different societies. The punishment of workers, both in the workplace and at home, is also badly in need of comparative study. Corporal punishment of workers mostly ended in 24 WHITMAN the Western world in the nineteenth century.