As Purdue seeks refuge in chapter 11, a conservative economist articulates a point I’ve also been discussing in various contexts: prepare for material reductions in or a complete end to “respect” for corporate veils. In a September 19, 2019 blog post, Mr. Cowen framed the topic around social media, famous corporate leaders and societal

A person with externally caused disease by definition has lost some or all happiness because of the disease. Tort law offers money as a partial offset to loss of happiness. Much tort law is based on judgments and guesses about human behavior, suffering and happiness, with many tort law rules being decades old, and some