Inside the Caucus: An Empirical Analysis of Mediation from Within

  title={Inside the Caucus: An Empirical Analysis of Mediation from Within},
  author={Daniel M. Klerman and Lisa Klerman},
  journal={Conflict Studies: Prevention},
  • Daniel M. Klerman, Lisa Klerman
  • Published 2015
  • Political Science
  • Conflict Studies: Prevention
  • This article provides a glimpse into the worlds of mediation and settlement negotiation. Because they are almost always private, there has been relatively little empirical analysis of the dynamics of settlement or mediation. This article analyzes a unique data set derived from a mediator's contemporaneous notes of mediations involving employment disputes, such as claims of discrimination or wrongful termination. Although the data set includes more than 400 cases, since they were all mediated by… CONTINUE READING
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