Data for: Online Appendix, Codebook, Full Dataset, and Code, to Accompany Medical Liability Insurance Premia 1990-2015: Dataset, Literature Review, and Summary Information

Published: 01-11-2018| Version 2 | DOI: 10.17632/xgb27dyg3w.2
Contributors:
Bernard Black,
Jeffrey Traczynski,
Sonal Vats,
Jeanette Chung,
Victoria Udalova

Description

This appendix offers a codebook for the MLM dataset available in “Medical Liability Insurance Premia 1990-2015: Dataset, Literature Review, and Summary Information,” plus detailed documentation on the procedures used to create the MLM dataset. We document features of the MLM and NAIC premium data with heat maps, comparing patterns in MLM premia to changes in tort reform laws and medical malpractice payout data from the National Practitioner Data Bank (NPDB). You can download from this "abstract page" this Appendix, together with the Codebook, statistical code, and the "full" version of the dataset (which includes MLM data from 1990-2015). To be eligile to obtain and use the full dataset, you must first purchase a subscription to MLM. If you have not done so, you reached this abstract page in error. To subscribe, please contact Michael Matray, the editor of MLM, at editor@medicalliabilitymonitor.com. The current cost is $395 for a one-year subscription. MLM will confirm your subscription to us, and you will then be able to use the full dataset to you. By downloading the full dataset, you agree not to publicly post or otherwise share the full dataset with anyone who is not eligible to use it. The overview document, Medical Liability Insurance Premia 1990-2015: Dataset, Literature Review, and Summary Information is available on SSRN at <a href="http://ssrn.com/abstract=2477120">http://ssrn.com/abstract=2477120</a>

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