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1.

Law on Obligations and Contracts in the Philippines: An Overview

Number of pages: 40 Posted: 29 Apr 2014
Working Paper Series
Far Eastern University
Downloads 10,885
2.

The Promise and Perils of Credit Derivatives

University of Cincinnati Law Review, Vol. 75, p. 1019, 2007, U of Penn, Inst for Law & Econ Research Paper No. 06-22, U of Penn Law School, Public Law Working Paper No. 06-36, San Diego Legal Studies Paper No. 07-74
Number of pages: 33 Posted: 13 Sep 2006 Last Revised: 20 Mar 2010
Accepted Paper Series
University of Pennsylvania Law School and University of San Diego School of Law
Downloads 9,816
3.

Defending Junk-Debt-Buyer Lawsuits

Clearinghouse Review, Vol. 46, No. 1-2, May-June 2012, p. 12+, U of Maryland Legal Studies Research Paper No. 2012-24
Number of pages: 14 Posted: 06 Jun 2012 Last Revised: 07 Jun 2014
Accepted Paper Series
University of Maryland Francis King Carey School of Law
Downloads 8,473
4.

Two Faces: Demystifying the Mortgage Electronic Registration System's Land Title Theory

William & Mary Law Review, Vol. 53, No. 1, 2011
Number of pages: 52 Posted: 01 Oct 2010 Last Revised: 05 Feb 2013
Accepted Paper Series
University of Utah - S.J. Quinney College of Law
Downloads 8,041
5.

Vitiating Elements of Contract as a Source of Contractual Validity

Number of pages: 6 Posted: 04 Oct 2012
Working Paper Series
LEGAL EMPERORS
Downloads 6,558
6.

Foreclosure, Subprime Mortgage Lending, and the Mortgage Electronic Registration System

University of Cincinnati Law Review, Vol. 78, No. 4, 2010
Number of pages: 51 Posted: 09 Sep 2009 Last Revised: 01 Feb 2014
Accepted Paper Series
University of Utah - S.J. Quinney College of Law
Downloads 5,789
7.

The Law and Economics of Contracts

Handbook of Law and Economics, Forthcoming, Columbia Law and Economics Working Paper No. 296
Number of pages: 144 Posted: 12 Jun 2006
Accepted Paper Series
University of California, Berkeley, Columbia University - Law School and Stanford Law School
Downloads 5,740
8.

The Failure of Private Equity

Southern California Law Review, Vol. 82, p. 481, 2009
Number of pages: 66 Posted: 23 Jun 2008 Last Revised: 25 May 2009
Accepted Paper Series
University of California, Berkeley - School of Law
Downloads 5,077
9.

Regulation by Deal: The Government's Response to the Financial Crisis

Number of pages: 81 Posted: 25 Nov 2008 Last Revised: 21 Dec 2011
Working Paper Series
University of California, Berkeley - School of Law and University of Pennsylvania - Legal Studies Department
Downloads 4,928
10.

Contract Theory and the Limits of Contract Law

Yale Law Journal, Vol. 113, Nov/Dec 2003
Number of pages: 84 Posted: 25 Apr 2003
Accepted Paper Series
Yale Law School and Columbia University - Law School
Downloads 4,848
11.

The Law and Economics of Contract Interpretation

U Chicago Law & Economics, Olin Working Paper No. 229
Number of pages: 52 Posted: 08 Nov 2004
Working Paper Series
University of Chicago Law School
Downloads 4,759
12.

The Essential Role of Organizational Law

NYU Law and Economics Working Paper No. 00-006; Harvard Law and Economics Discussion Paper 284; Yale ICF Working Paper No. 00-11
Number of pages: 47 Posted: 07 Jun 2000
Working Paper Series
Yale University - Law School and Harvard Law School

Multiple version iconThere are 2 versions of this paper

Downloads 4,435
13.

Keynote Address: Understanding the Subprime Financial Crisis

South Carolina Law Review, Vol. 60, No. 3, 2009
Number of pages: 24 Posted: 23 Oct 2008 Last Revised: 28 Dec 2014
Accepted Paper Series
Duke University School of Law
Downloads 4,325
14.

Multimodal Bill of Lading: The Problem of Party Liability

Number of pages: 6 Posted: 17 Jul 2013
Working Paper Series
Russian Presidential Academy of National Economy and Public Administration (RANEPA)
Downloads 4,288
15.

A Primer on the Role of Securitization in the Credit Market Crisis of 2007

Number of pages: 18 Posted: 08 Jan 2009 Last Revised: 17 Feb 2009
Working Paper Series
Baylor University - Department of Finance, Insurance & Real Estate
Downloads 4,063
16.

The Law and Legality of Smart Contracts

1 Georgetown Law Technology Review 304 (2017)
Number of pages: 37 Posted: 25 Sep 2016
Accepted Paper Series
New York University School of Law
Downloads 4,015
17.

Desiderata: Objectives for a System of Government Contract Law

Public Procurement Law Review, Vol. 11, p. 103, 2002, GWU Law School, Public Law Research Paper No. 37
Number of pages: 17 Posted: 20 Mar 2002 Last Revised: 13 Nov 2012
Accepted Paper Series
George Washington University - Law School
Downloads 3,998
18.

How to Restructure Venezuelan Debt (¿Cómo restructurar la deuda venezolana?)

Duke Law School Public Law & Legal Theory Series No. 2017-52
Number of pages: 37 Posted: 27 Jul 2017 Last Revised: 22 Aug 2017
Accepted Paper Series
Cleary Gottlieb Steen & Hamilton LLP - New York Office and Duke University School of Law
Downloads 3,996
19.

Contract Law Theory

Minnesota Legal Studies Research Paper No. 06-12
Number of pages: 51 Posted: 23 Mar 2006
Working Paper Series
University of Minnesota Law School
Downloads 3,674
20.

Credit Default Swaps: So Dear to Us, So Dangerous

Number of pages: 28 Posted: 15 Dec 2008 Last Revised: 05 Jun 2012
Working Paper Series
Fordham University School of Law
Downloads 3,630
21.

Engineering a Venture Capital Market: Lessons from the American Experience

Stanford Law Review, Vol. 55, April 2003
Number of pages: 52 Posted: 04 Dec 2002
Accepted Paper Series
Stanford Law School
Downloads 3,624
22.

Venture Capital Limited Partnership Agreements: Understanding Compensation Arrangements

U of Texas Law and Economics Research Paper No. 29, Columbia Law and Economics Working Paper No. 254
Number of pages: 51 Posted: 07 Jun 2004 Last Revised: 06 Nov 2008
Working Paper Series
Downloads 3,579
23.

Misbehavior and Mistake in Bankruptcy Mortgage Claims

U of Iowa Legal Studies Research Paper No. 07-29, Texas Law Review, Vol. 87, 2008
Number of pages: 44 Posted: 07 Nov 2007 Last Revised: 14 Aug 2009
Accepted Paper Series
University of California - Irvine School of Law
Downloads 3,565
24.

Global Bukowina: Legal Pluralism in the World-Society

GLOBAL LAW WITHOUT A STATE, Gunther Teubner, ed., Dartsmouth, pp. 3-28, 1996
Number of pages: 22 Posted: 18 Apr 2006 Last Revised: 08 Sep 2009
Accepted Paper Series
Johann Wolfgang Goethe Universität
Downloads 3,500
25.

A Transactional Genealogy of Scandal: From Michael Milken to Enron to Goldman Sachs

Southern California Law Review, Vol. 86, pp. 783-868 (2013), U of Penn, Inst for Law & Econ Research Paper No. 12-26, Georgetown Law and Economics Research Paper No. 12-034, Georgetown Public Law Research Paper No. 12-126
Number of pages: 86 Posted: 15 Aug 2012 Last Revised: 13 Dec 2014
Accepted Paper Series
University of Pennsylvania Law School and Georgetown University Law Center
Downloads 3,498
26.

What's in a Name: Mezzanine Debt Versus Preferred Equity

18 Stanford J. Law, Business and Finance 40 (Fall 2012).
Number of pages: 28 Posted: 21 Jul 2012 Last Revised: 01 Apr 2013
Accepted Paper Series
affiliation not provided to SSRN
Downloads 3,389
27.

Party Autonomy in the Private International Law of Contracts: Transatlantic Convergence and Economic Efficiency

CLPE Research Paper No. 4/2007, CONFLICT OF LAWS IN A GLOBALIZED WORLD, Eckart Gottschalk, Ralf Michaels, Giesela Rühl & Jan von Hein, eds., Cambridge University Press,
Number of pages: 45 Posted: 08 Aug 2006
Accepted Paper Series
Friedrich-Schiller-University Jena
Downloads 3,377
28.

Economic Analysis of Contract Law

Harvard Law and Economics Discussion Paper No. 403
Number of pages: 74 Posted: 20 Feb 2003
Working Paper Series
Harvard Law School

Multiple version iconThere are 2 versions of this paper

Downloads 3,372
29.

Living with 'ADR': Evolving Perceptions and Use of Mediation, Arbitration and Conflict Management in Fortune 1,000 Corporations

19 Harvard Negotiation Law Review 1, Pepperdine University Legal Studies Research Paper No. 2013/16
Number of pages: 69 Posted: 21 Feb 2013 Last Revised: 03 Jul 2014
Accepted Paper Series
Pepperdine University School of Law and University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign - School of Labor & Employment Relations
Downloads 3,364
30.

Privacy's Other Path: Recovering the Law of Confidentiality

Georgetown Law Journal, Vol. 96, p. 123, 2007, GWU Law School Public Law Research Paper No. 249, Washington U. School of Law Working Paper No. 07-03-02
Number of pages: 60 Posted: 13 Mar 2007 Last Revised: 13 Mar 2013
Accepted Paper Series
Washington University in St. Louis - School of Law and George Washington University Law School
Downloads 3,284
31.

The Hold-Up Problem and Incomplete Contracts: A Survey of Recent Topics in Contract Theory

Bulletin of Economic Research, Vol. 53, No. 1, January 2001
Number of pages: 25 Posted: 02 Apr 2001
Accepted Paper Series
University of Cologne
Downloads 3,258
32.

Liquid-Claim Production, Risk Management, and Bank Capital Structure: Why High Leverage is Optimal for Banks

Charles A. Dice Center Working Paper No. 2013-8, Fisher College of Business Working Paper No. 2013-03-08, ECGI - Finance Working Paper No. 356
Number of pages: 45 Posted: 23 Apr 2013 Last Revised: 18 Oct 2014
Working Paper Series
University of Southern California - Marshall School of Business - Finance and Business Economics Department and Ohio State University (OSU) - Department of Finance

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Downloads 3,207
33.

The Ultimate Unifying Approach to Complying with All Laws and Regulations

19 Green Bag 2d 223 (2016), GWU Law School Public Law Research Paper No. 2016-16, GWU Legal Studies Research Paper No. 2016-16
Number of pages: 4 Posted: 09 Feb 2016 Last Revised: 08 Jun 2016
Accepted Paper Series
George Washington University Law School and Northeastern University School of Law and College of Computer and Information Science
Downloads 3,166
34.

The Future of Securitization

Connecticut Law Review, Vol. 41, No. 4, p.1313 2009
Number of pages: 13 Posted: 18 Nov 2008 Last Revised: 28 Dec 2014
Accepted Paper Series
Duke University School of Law
Downloads 3,116
35.

Freedom of Contract

Liberty of Contract, in Encyclopedia of the Supreme Court of the United States (David S. Tanenhaus ed. 2008), George Mason Law & Economics Research Paper No. 08-51
Number of pages: 10 Posted: 20 Aug 2008 Last Revised: 28 Aug 2016
Accepted Paper Series
George Mason University - Antonin Scalia Law School, Faculty
Downloads 3,115
36.

Contract as Empowerment

Chicago Law Review, Vol. 82, p. 759, 2016
Number of pages: 74 Posted: 29 Mar 2016 Last Revised: 10 Dec 2017
Accepted Paper Series
University of Illinois College of Law
Downloads 3,057
37.

Securitization and Its Discontents: The Dynamics of Financial Product Development

Cardozo Law Review, Vol. 29, pp. 1553-1728, 2008
Number of pages: 176 Posted: 08 Sep 2007 Last Revised: 14 Jun 2015
Accepted Paper Series
Visiting Professor at Large
Downloads 3,053
38.

Consumer Protection in the United States: An Overview

European Journal of Consumer Law, May 2011
Number of pages: 30 Posted: 19 Jul 2007 Last Revised: 05 Aug 2013
Accepted Paper Series
Loyola University of Chicago, School of Law - Institute for Consumer Antitrust Studies, Loyola University Chicago School of Law, Loyola University of Chicago and Loyola University of Chicago
Downloads 2,982
39.

The Ethics of Price Gouging

Business Ethics Quarterly, Vol. 18, No. 3, pp. 347-378, July 2008
Number of pages: 33 Posted: 03 Mar 2008 Last Revised: 25 Jul 2010
Accepted Paper Series
University of San Diego
Downloads 2,944
40.

When Do Fiduciary Duties Arise?

Law Quarterly Review, Vol. 126, pp. 302-327, 2010, Oxford Legal Studies Research Paper No. 65/2010
Number of pages: 24 Posted: 26 Oct 2010 Last Revised: 13 Nov 2010
Accepted Paper Series
University of Oxford - Faculty of Law
Downloads 2,923
41.

What Economists Have Taught Us About Venture Capital Contracting

BRIDGING THE ENTREPRENEURIAL FINANCING GAP: LINKING GOVERNANCE WITH REGULATORY POLICY, Michael Whincop, ed., Ashgate, 2001
Number of pages: 17 Posted: 15 Aug 2001
Accepted Paper Series
Downloads 2,897
42.

Law and the Rise of the Firm

ECGI - Law Working Paper No. 57/2006, Yale Law & Economics Research Paper No. 326
Number of pages: 69 Posted: 03 Jan 2006
Working Paper Series
Yale University - Law School, Harvard Law School and Fordham University School of Law

Multiple version iconThere are 3 versions of this paper

Downloads 2,877
43.

Mortgage Servicing

Yale Journal on Regulation, Vol. 28, No. 1, 2011, Georgetown Public Law Research Paper No. 11-09, Georgetown Law and Economics Research Paper No. 11-01
Number of pages: 91 Posted: 18 Dec 2010 Last Revised: 20 Jan 2011
Accepted Paper Series
Georgetown University Law Center and National Consumer Law Center
Downloads 2,846
44.

Economic Analysis of Contract Law after Three Decades: Success or Failure?

U Chicago Law & Economics, Olin Working Paper No. 146
Number of pages: 52 Posted: 26 Mar 2002 Last Revised: 16 Nov 2011
Working Paper Series
University of Chicago - Law School
Downloads 2,586
45.

Incentives Versus Transaction Costs: A Theory of Procurement Contracts

Stanford University, Department of Economics Working Paper No. 99-029
Number of pages: 33 Posted: 16 Nov 1999
Working Paper Series
University of California, Berkeley - Haas School of Business and University of Michigan at Ann Arbor - Department of Economics

Multiple version iconThere are 2 versions of this paper

Downloads 2,576
46.

The Doctrine of Good Faith in Contract Law: A (Nearly) Empty Vessel?

Utah Law Review, Vol. 2005, p. 1, 2005, U of Cincinnati Public Law Research Paper No. 04-12
Number of pages: 71 Posted: 19 Nov 2004 Last Revised: 30 May 2010
Accepted Paper Series
University of Cincinnati - College of Law
Downloads 2,455
47.

Full Harmonization of Consumer Law? A Critique of the Draft Directive on Consumer Rights

European Review of Private Law, Vol. 18, pp. 5-14, 2010, JFT (Tidskrift utgiven av Juridiska föreningen i Finland), No. 3-4, pp. 573-581, 2009,
Number of pages: 10 Posted: 13 Mar 2009 Last Revised: 20 Jan 2011
Accepted Paper Series
Maastricht University Faculty of Law - Maastricht European Private Law Institute (M-EPLI)
Downloads 2,428
48.

Markets, Systemic Risk, and the Subprime Mortgage Crisis

Southern Methodist University Law Review, Vol. 61, No. 2, 2008, Duke Law School Legal Studies Paper No. 190
Number of pages: 9 Posted: 06 Mar 2008 Last Revised: 20 Aug 2010
Accepted Paper Series
Duke University School of Law
Downloads 2,419
49.

Civil Contract Law and Economic Reasoning: An Unlikely Pair?

THE ARCHITECTURE OF EUROPEAN CODES AND CONTRACT LAW, Stefan Grundmann and Martin Schauer, eds., Kluwer Law International, Private Law in European Context Series, Vol. 8, pp. 159-191, 2006
Number of pages: 34 Posted: 06 Feb 2005
Accepted Paper Series
University of Athens - Department of History & Philosophy of Science
Downloads 2,412
50.

Predatory Structured Finance

Cardozo Law Review, Vol. 28, No. 5, 2007
Number of pages: 100 Posted: 10 Sep 2006 Last Revised: 05 Feb 2013
Accepted Paper Series
University of Utah - S.J. Quinney College of Law
Downloads 2,408