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1.

The Economics of Privacy

Journal of Economic Literature, Vol. 52, No. 2, 2016, Sloan Foundation Economics Research Paper No. 2580411
Number of pages: 64 Posted: 27 Mar 2015 Last Revised: 14 Jun 2016
Accepted Paper Series
Carnegie Mellon University - H. John Heinz III School of Public Policy and Management, Duke University - Department of Economics and Illinois Institute of Technology - Stuart School of Business, IIT
Downloads 6,698
2.

Information Aggregation and Adverse Selection

Number of pages: 31 Posted: 11 Dec 2010
Working Paper Series
University of Warwick - Finance Group and affiliation not provided to SSRN
Downloads 3,707
3.

Executive Compensation: A Modern Primer

Journal of Economic Literature, Forthcoming, European Corporate Governance Institute (ECGI) - Finance Working Paper No. 450/2015
Number of pages: 171 Posted: 13 Mar 2015 Last Revised: 16 Oct 2018
Accepted Paper Series
London Business School - Institute of Finance and Accounting, Harvard University - Department of Economics and London School of Economics & Political Science (LSE) - Department of Finance

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4.

An Agency Theory of Conservative Accrual Accounting

Simon School Working Paper No. FR 09-11
Number of pages: 37 Posted: 13 Jan 2009 Last Revised: 26 Aug 2009
Working Paper Series
University of Rochester - Simon Business School
Downloads 2,254
5.

Blockchains as Implementable Mechanisms: Crypto-Ricardian Rent and a Crypto-Coase Theorem

"Blockchains as Implementable Mechanisms: Crypto-Ricardian Rent and a Crypto-Coase Theorem", The Journal of the British Blockchain Association, Volume 1, Issue 2, doi: 10.31585/jbba-1-2-(4)2018
Number of pages: 10 Posted: 22 Jun 2018 Last Revised: 13 Oct 2018
Accepted Paper Series
Independent
Downloads 1,771
6.

Executive Compensation: A Survey of Theory and Evidence

European Corporate Governance Institute (ECGI) - Finance Working Paper No. 514/2016
Number of pages: 173 Posted: 26 Jun 2017 Last Revised: 03 Aug 2017
Working Paper Series
London Business School - Institute of Finance and Accounting, Harvard University - Department of Economics and London School of Economics & Political Science (LSE) - Department of Finance

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Downloads 1,715
7.

Elementi di Teoria dei Contratti (Elements of Contract Theory)

Number of pages: 46 Posted: 24 Mar 2013 Last Revised: 07 Dec 2016
Working Paper Series
University of Rome Sapienza
Downloads 1,528
8.

Optimal Dynamic Contracts with Moral Hazard and Costly Monitoring

Columbia Business School Research Paper No. 13-26
Number of pages: 56 Posted: 03 Jan 2009 Last Revised: 14 Sep 2016
Working Paper Series
Columbia Business School - Finance and Economics and University of Washington

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Downloads 1,303
9.

The Role of Financial Reporting and Transparency in Corporate Governance

Economic Policy Review, Issue Aug, pp. 107-128, 2016
Number of pages: 22 Posted: 23 Aug 2016 Last Revised: 16 Dec 2017
Accepted Paper Series
University of Pennsylvania - Accounting Department, University of Pennsylvania - Accounting Department, Independent and Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Sloan School of Management
Downloads 1,289
10.

Product Design in Selection Markets

Quarterly Journal of Economics, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 42 Posted: 30 Sep 2011 Last Revised: 05 Nov 2015
Accepted Paper Series
Imperial College London and Microsoft Research New York City
Downloads 1,255
11.

Smart Contracts and the Cost of Inflexibility

University of Pennsylvania Law Review, Vol. 166, 2017
Number of pages: 42 Posted: 06 Sep 2017 Last Revised: 18 Nov 2017
Accepted Paper Series
University of Pennsylvania Law School - Student/Alumni/Adjunct
Downloads 1,237
12.

Optimal Dynamic Capital Budgeting

Number of pages: 49 Posted: 19 Nov 2010 Last Revised: 25 Aug 2018
Working Paper Series
MIT Sloan School of Management
Downloads 1,190
13.

Efficient Allocations in Economies with Asymmetric Information When the Realized Frequency of Types Is Common Knowledge

Number of pages: 22 Posted: 24 Jul 2013 Last Revised: 06 Jan 2016
Working Paper Series
University of Leicester and University of Warwick - Finance Group
Downloads 1,156
14.

The Effect of Contract Regulation: The Case of Franchising

George Mason Law & Economics Research Paper No. 07-03, 2nd Annual Conference on Empirical Legal Studies Paper, FSU College of Law, Law and Economics Paper No. 07/001
Number of pages: 58 Posted: 23 Jan 2007
Working Paper Series
University of Pennsylvania Law School, George Mason University - School of Law and University of Illinois College of Law (deceased)
Downloads 1,133
15.

An Economic Theory of Fiduciary Law

Philosophical Foundations of Fiduciary Law, Andrew Gold & Paul Miller eds., Oxford University Press, 2014, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 14 Posted: 14 Dec 2013 Last Revised: 27 Sep 2014
Accepted Paper Series
Harvard Law School
Downloads 1,060
16.

The Economic Structure of Fiduciary Law

Boston University Law Review, Vol. 91, p. 1041, 2011, Harvard Law and Economics Discussion Paper No. 689
Number of pages: 13 Posted: 11 Mar 2011 Last Revised: 25 Jul 2012
Working Paper Series
Harvard Law School
Downloads 1,007
17.

Full Surplus Extraction and within-period Ex Post Implementation in Dynamic Environments

Theoretical Economics, 14 (1), 2019
Number of pages: 41 Posted: 23 Jan 2014 Last Revised: 21 Feb 2019
Accepted Paper Series
Vancouver School of Economics, University of British Columbia
Downloads 986
18.

The Foundations of a Market Economy: Contract, Consent, Coercion

European View, Vol. 9, No. 1, pp. 29-37, June 2009
Number of pages: 9 Posted: 30 Dec 2009 Last Revised: 15 Jul 2012
Accepted Paper Series
University of Athens – Department of Philosophy & History of Science and University of Athens - Department of History & Philosophy of Science
Downloads 984
19.

Cheap Talk with Transparent Motives

Number of pages: 56 Posted: 29 Mar 2017 Last Revised: 03 Jun 2019
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University of Chicago - Department of Economics and University of Chicago - Department of Economics
Downloads 975
20.

Contracts with Benefits: The Implementation of Impact Investing

Number of pages: 62 Posted: 26 Apr 2018 Last Revised: 06 Mar 2019
Working Paper Series
University of Pennsylvania - The Wharton School, Finance Department, University of Chicago - Booth School of Business, University of Pennsylvania - Finance Department and Georgia State University College of Law
Downloads 890
21.

Does Source of Capital Affect Investment and Firm Value?

AFA 2010 Atlanta Meetings Paper
Number of pages: 53 Posted: 19 Sep 2008 Last Revised: 28 Aug 2012
Working Paper Series
University of Miami
Downloads 888
22.

Price, Wage and Fixed Commission in On-Demand Matching

Number of pages: 52 Posted: 10 Apr 2017 Last Revised: 21 Mar 2019
Working Paper Series
University of Toronto - Rotman School of Management and McMaster University - Michael G. DeGroote School of Business
Downloads 845
23.

Structured Finance, Risk Management, and the Recent Financial Crisis

Number of pages: 5 Posted: 16 Oct 2009
Working Paper Series
HEC Montreal - Department of Finance
Downloads 845
24.

Optimal Conservatism with Earnings Manipulation

Contemporary Accounting Research, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 36 Posted: 20 May 2013 Last Revised: 24 Oct 2016
Accepted Paper Series
University of California, San Diego (UCSD) - Rady School of Management, City University of New York - Baruch College - Stan Ross Department of Accountancy and National University of Singapore
Downloads 824
25.

When and Why Individuals Obey Contracts: Experimental Evidence of Consent, Compliance, Promise, and Performance

Journal of Legal Studies, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 34 Posted: 15 Jul 2010 Last Revised: 29 Mar 2012
Accepted Paper Series
Syndio Solutions
Downloads 810
26.

Stock Options and Chief Executive Officer Compensation

Operations Research, Vol. 58, No. 4, Part 2 of 2, July–August 2010, pp. 1090–1106, Rock Center for Corporate Governance Working Paper No. 27,
Number of pages: 48 Posted: 21 May 2007 Last Revised: 06 Nov 2012
Accepted Paper Series
University of Pennsylvania - Accounting Department, Stanford University - Graduate School of Business and University of Chicago - Booth School of Business
Downloads 772
27.

Does Improved Information Improve Incentives?

Journal of Financial Economics (JFE), Forthcoming, European Corporate Governance Institute (ECGI) - Finance Working Paper No. 442/2014
Number of pages: 74 Posted: 24 May 2013 Last Revised: 23 Aug 2017
Accepted Paper Series
Queen's University, London Business School - Institute of Finance and Accounting and University of Pennsylvania - Business & Public Policy Department

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28.

CEO Ownership, External Governance, and Risk-taking

Number of pages: 44 Posted: 08 Jul 2010 Last Revised: 30 Jan 2011
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University of Michigan, Stephen M. Ross School of Business and University of Michigan, Stephen M. Ross School of Business
Downloads 749
29.

Towards a Cross-Disciplinary and Contextual Contract Theory

Published as "Contextual Contracts: One a Context-sensitive Approach to Contract Theory," Journal of Interdisciplinary Economics, Volume 30, Issue 2, DOI: 10.1177/0260107917740510
Number of pages: 20 Posted: 13 Sep 2016 Last Revised: 16 Jun 2018
Accepted Paper Series
Independent
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30.

Pseudo-Contract & Shared Meaning Analysis

Harvard Law Review, Vol. 132, 2019
Number of pages: 85 Posted: 25 Feb 2018 Last Revised: 21 Mar 2018
Accepted Paper Series
University of Illinois College of Law and University of Toronto - Faculty of Law
Downloads 736
31.

Empirical Studies of Contract

Annual Review of Law and Social Science, Forthcoming, Northwestern Law & Econ Research Paper No. 12-02
Number of pages: 31 Posted: 06 Feb 2012
Accepted Paper Series
Syndio Solutions

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32.

Separation of Ownership and Control: Delegation as a Commitment Device

Number of pages: 39 Posted: 20 May 2011 Last Revised: 23 Jul 2013
Working Paper Series
University of Leicester
Downloads 715
33.

Agency Theory

Number of pages: 35 Posted: 24 Apr 2013
Working Paper Series
ESSEC Business School and Bocconi University - Department of Management and Technology
Downloads 706
34.

Public-Private Partnerships Versus Traditional Procurement: Innovation Incentives and Information Gathering

Number of pages: 31 Posted: 28 Feb 2010 Last Revised: 15 Oct 2012
Working Paper Series
University of Cologne - Department of Economics and University of Cologne

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35.

The Crimean Secession: A Comment on Chesterman's 'Crimean War 2.0: Ukraine and International Law'

Number of pages: 7 Posted: 08 Apr 2014
Working Paper Series
Fayetteville State University - Department of Accounting
Downloads 692
36.

Should We Impose Sanctions on Russia Because of the Crimea?

Number of pages: 11 Posted: 18 Mar 2014
Working Paper Series
Fayetteville State University - Department of Accounting

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37.

Can Blockchain Solve the Holdup Problem in Contracts?

University of Chicago Coase-Sandor Institute for Law & Economics Research Paper No. 846
Number of pages: 35 Posted: 03 Jan 2018 Last Revised: 26 Apr 2018
Working Paper Series
University of New South Wales (UNSW) and University of Chicago - Law School
Downloads 674
38.

Transaction Cost Economics: An Introduction

Economics Discussion Paper No. 2007-3
Number of pages: 33 Posted: 18 Oct 2010
Working Paper Series
University of California, Berkeley - Business & Public Policy Group
Downloads 663
39.

Managerial Ownership and Firm Performance: Evidence from the 2003 Tax Cut

Number of pages: 58 Posted: 27 Jun 2013 Last Revised: 21 Sep 2018
Working Paper Series
Peking University - Guanghua School of Management, City University of Hong Kong (CityUHK) - Department of Accountancy and New York University Leonard N. Stern School of Business
Downloads 651
40.

Toward a Supply-Side Theory of Financial Innovation

Journal of Comparative Economics, Vol. 41, No. 2, 2013, Oxford Legal Studies Research Paper No. 44/2012
Number of pages: 60 Posted: 27 Jun 2012 Last Revised: 19 Aug 2014
Accepted Paper Series
University of Oxford, Faculty of Law
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41.

Self-Driving Contracts

Number of pages: 33 Posted: 06 Mar 2017 Last Revised: 04 Feb 2018
Working Paper Series
University of Chicago Law School and University of Toronto - Faculty of Law
Downloads 645
42.

Does Crowdfunding Benefit Entrepreneurs and Venture Capital Investors?

Georgetown McDonough School of Business Research No. 2971685, The Wharton School Research Paper
Number of pages: 44 Posted: 22 May 2017 Last Revised: 02 Nov 2018
Working Paper Series
McDonough School of Business, Georgetown University, The Wharton School, University of Pennsylvania and University of Pennsylvania - The Wharton School
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43.

Investment Risk, CDS Insurance and Firm Financing

Number of pages: 47 Posted: 28 Feb 2011 Last Revised: 26 Aug 2016
Working Paper Series
Cornell University - Samuel Curtis Johnson Graduate School of Management and SKEMA Business School - Université Côte d'Azur
Downloads 630
44.

Optimal Security Design under Asymmetric Information and Profit Manipulation

Number of pages: 50 Posted: 27 Jun 2014 Last Revised: 28 Mar 2018
Working Paper Series
University of Warwick - Finance Group, University of Warwick - Warwick Business School and University of Rochester - Simon Business School

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45.

Risk Allocation and Flexibility in Acquisitions: The Economic Impact of Material-Adverse-Change (MACs) Clauses

AFA 2009 San Francisco Meetings Paper
Number of pages: 61 Posted: 26 Mar 2008 Last Revised: 21 Apr 2009
Working Paper Series
Baylor University
Downloads 612
46.

Manager Characteristics and Capital Structure: Theory and Evidence

Journal of Financial and Quantitative Analysis (JFQA), December 2011
Number of pages: 73 Posted: 19 Mar 2009 Last Revised: 25 May 2011
Accepted Paper Series
University of Colorado at Boulder - Department of Finance, IMD Business School, Global Board Center and Georgia State University
Downloads 609
47.

Some Thoughts on Toilets, Transgenders, and the LGBT 'Community'

Number of pages: 5 Posted: 13 Apr 2016
Working Paper Series
Fayetteville State University - Department of Accounting
Downloads 597
48.

Use and Abuse of Authority: A Behavioral Foundation of the Employment Relation

Number of pages: 37 Posted: 16 Nov 2012 Last Revised: 19 Nov 2012
Working Paper Series
University of Zurich - Department of Economics, University of Zurich - Department of Economics and Ludwig Maximilian University of Munich - Faculty of Economics

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Downloads 594
49.

Profit Sharing: A Contracting Solution to Harness the Wisdom of the Crowd

2017 WFA, SFS Cavalcade, 2017 Emerging Trends in Entrepreneurial Finance Conference
Number of pages: 49 Posted: 02 Oct 2016 Last Revised: 07 Oct 2018
Working Paper Series
George Mason University - Department of Finance
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50.

Reputations, Relationships and the Enforcement of Incomplete Contracts

CESifo Working Paper Series No. 1730, IZA Discussion Paper No. 1978
Number of pages: 53 Posted: 16 Feb 2006
Working Paper Series
Columbia University - Department of Economics
Downloads 579