ADR as Public Policy: Domestic and International Perspectives
It is generally understood that arbitrators adjudicate disputes and mediators help settle them through negotiated agreement. But what role, if any, is there for arbitrators in promoting settlement? This aspect of arbitration is overlooked in some quarters, while occasionally provoking controversy. A thoroughgoing consideration of the subject is long overdue.
Thomas J. Stipanowich & Zachary P. Ulrich, Commercial Arbitration and Settlement: Empirical Insights into the Roles Arbitrators Play, 6 Y.B. Arb. & Mediation 1 (2014).