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ERN: Economics of Contract: Theory (Topic)

ALL TIME TOP PAPERS for all papers in this SSRN eLibrary subject area
2 Jan 1997 through 21 Apr 2015

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1 6,160 Endogenous Commitment and Nash Equilibria in Competitive Markets with Adverse Selection
Kostas Koufopoulos
University of Warwick - Finance Group
Date posted to database: 14 Jun 2010
Last Revised: 21 Jul 2010
2 3,320 Shadow Banking and Financial Regulation
Morgan Ricks
Vanderbilt University - Law School
Date posted to database: 24 Mar 2010
Last Revised: 26 Feb 2014
3 3,006 The Real Effects of Financial Constraints: Evidence from a Financial Crisis
Murillo Campello, John R. Graham and Campbell R. Harvey
Cornell University, Duke University and Duke University - Fuqua School of Business
Date posted to database: 22 Dec 2008
Last Revised: 26 Dec 2009
4 1,846 The Economics of Credit Default Swaps (CDS)
Robert A. Jarrow
Cornell University - Samuel Curtis Johnson Graduate School of Management
Date posted to database: 21 Jul 2010
Last Revised: 21 Nov 2010
5 1,783 Price Theory: A Short Summary
E. Glen Weyl
Microsoft Research New England
Date posted to database: 2 Jun 2014
Last Revised: 19 Aug 2014
6 1,744 The Common European Sales Law and the CISG - Complicating or Simplifying the Legal Environment?
Nicole Kornet
Maastricht European Private Law Institute (M-EPLI)
Date posted to database: 28 Feb 2012
Last Revised: 16 Mar 2012
7 1,703 Negotiation Analysis: Between Decisions and Games
James K. Sebenius
HBS Negotiations, Organizations and Markets Unit
Date posted to database: 26 Feb 2006
Last Revised: 20 Feb 2007
8 1,154 Inside Debt and the Design of Corporate Debt Contracts
Divya Anantharaman, Vivian W. Fang and Guojin Gong
Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey - Accounting & Information Systems, University of Minnesota - Twin Cities - Department of Accounting and Penn State University - Smeal College of Business
Date posted to database: 26 Oct 2010
Last Revised: 12 Feb 2015
9 1,076 Efficient Allocations in Economies with Asymmetric Information When the Realized Frequency of Types is Common Knowledge
Aristotelis Boukouras and Kostas Koufopoulos
University of Leicester and University of Warwick - Finance Group
Date posted to database: 24 Jul 2013
Last Revised: 24 Jul 2013
10 1,045 Approximate Implementation of First-Best Allocations
Aristotelis Boukouras and Kostas Koufopoulos
University of Leicester and University of Warwick - Finance Group
Date posted to database: 24 Jul 2013
Last Revised: 7 Oct 2013

RECENT TOP PAPERS for all papers first announced in the last 60 days
20 Feb 2015 through 21 Apr 2015

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1 480 Executive Compensation: A Modern Primer
Alex Edmans and Xavier Gabaix
London Business School - Institute of Finance and Accounting and New York University - Stern School of Business
Date posted to database: 13 Mar 2015
Last Revised: 20 Mar 2015
2 456 Contrived Threats v. Uncontrived Warnings: A General Solution to the Puzzles of Contractual Duress, Unconstitutional Conditions, and Blackmail
Einer Elhauge
Harvard Law School
Date posted to database: 17 Feb 2015
Last Revised: 4 Apr 2015
3 177 Contract as Empowerment
Robin Bradley Kar
University of Illinois College of Law
Date posted to database: 23 Feb 2015
Last Revised: 31 Mar 2015
4 172 Corporations as Lawmakers
Julian Arato
Columbia Law School
Date posted to database: 27 Mar 2015
Last Revised: 27 Mar 2015
5 169 The Aesthetics of Contract Theory
Efi Zemach and Omri Ben-Zvi
Hebrew University of Jerusalem - Faculty of Law and Hebrew University of Jerusalem - Faculty of Law
Date posted to database: 25 Feb 2015
Last Revised: 7 Apr 2015
6 66 Other People's Contracts
Aditi Bagchi
Fordham University School of Law
Date posted to database: 29 Mar 2015
Last Revised: 15 Apr 2015
7 45 The Efficiency of Bargaining with Many Items
Matthew O. Jackson, Hugo Sonnenschein and Yiqing Xing
Stanford University - Department of Economics, Stanford University - Department of Economics and Stanford University, Department of Economics
Date posted to database: 21 Mar 2015
Last Revised: 21 Mar 2015
8 45 Borrower Private Information Covenants and Loan Contract Monitoring and Renegotiation
Richard Carrizosa and Stephen G. Ryan
University of Utah - David Eccles School of Business and New York University (NYU) - Leonard N. Stern School of Business
Date posted to database: 27 Mar 2015
Last Revised: 27 Mar 2015
9 43 Simple Contracts with Adverse Selection and Moral Hazard
Daniel Gottlieb and Humberto Moreira
University of Pennsylvania - Business & Public Policy Department and Fundacao Getulio Vargas (FGV)
Date posted to database: 22 Feb 2015
Last Revised: 26 Mar 2015
10 38 A Contracting Theory for Predicting and Managing Cost Behavior
Philip Beaulieu
University of Calgary
Date posted to database: 4 Apr 2015
Last Revised: 4 Apr 2015





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