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1.

The Nature of Man

Michael C. Jensen, FOUNDATIONS OF ORGANIZATIONAL STRATEGY, Harvard University Press, 1998, Journal of Applied Corporate Finance, Vol. 7, No. 2, pp. 4-19, Summer 1994
Number of pages: 39 Posted: 24 Nov 1997 Last Revised: 18 May 2013
Accepted Paper Series
SSRN and Simon School, University of Rochester (Deceased)
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Jack Treynor's 'Toward a Theory of Market Value of Risky Assets'

Number of pages: 20 Posted: 08 Dec 2004 Last Revised: 02 Sep 2015
Working Paper Series
Independent
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My Intellectual Journey

Revista del Colegio de Abogados y Abogadas de P.R. (Conmemorativa del Centenario), Vol. 75, Nos. 1-2 (2014), pp. 184-210
Number of pages: 29 Posted: 02 Dec 2009 Last Revised: 27 Nov 2016
Accepted Paper Series
University of Central Florida
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Schumpeter and the Obsolescence of the Entrepreneur

UConn Department of Economics Working Paper No. 2002-19
Number of pages: 29 Posted: 07 Jan 2003
Working Paper Series
University of Connecticut

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5.

Franco Modigliani and the Life Cycle Theory of Consumption

Number of pages: 22 Posted: 12 Apr 2005
Working Paper Series
Princeton University
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6.

Economists, Crises and Cartoons

Number of pages: 31 Posted: 06 Feb 2010
Working Paper Series
George Mason University - Center for Study of Public Choice and University of Richmond - Jepson School of Leadership Studies
Downloads 1,493
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Berle and Means Reconsidered at the Century's Turn

Journal of Corporation Law, Vol. 26, No. 3, 2001
Number of pages: 40 Posted: 31 Jan 2001
Accepted Paper Series
University of Pennsylvania Law School

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Saving Locke from Marx: The Labor Theory of Value in Intellectual Property Theory

Social Philosophy and Policy, Vol. 29, No. 2, 2012, George Mason Law & Economics Research Paper No. 12-02
Number of pages: 35 Posted: 13 Jan 2012 Last Revised: 14 Jun 2012
Accepted Paper Series
George Mason University - Antonin Scalia Law School, Faculty
Downloads 1,280
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Is Bitcoin the Only Cryptocurrency in the Town? Economics of Cryptocurrency And Friedrich A. Hayek

Number of pages: 15 Posted: 07 Mar 2014
Working Paper Series
Waseda University - Graduate School of Commerce, Hitotsubashi University - Institute of Economic Research and Yokohama National University, Faculty of Environment and Information Sciences
Downloads 1,157
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Ulrich Beck, Globalization and the Rise of the Risk Society: A Critical Exegetic Analysis

Lee Kuan Yew School of Public Policy Research Paper No. LKYSPP08-003
Number of pages: 67 Posted: 18 Jul 2008
Working Paper Series
National University of Singapore (NUS)
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Coase, Institutionalism, and the Origins of Law and Economics

Indiana Law Journal, Vol. 86, p. 499, 2011, U Iowa Legal Studies Research Paper No. 10-07
Number of pages: 44 Posted: 18 Jan 2010 Last Revised: 21 Feb 2011
Accepted Paper Series
Univ. of Pennsylvania Law and Wharton Business
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Can We Stabilize the Price of a Cryptocurrency?: Understanding the Design of Bitcoin and Its Potential to Compete with Central Bank Money

Number of pages: 39 Posted: 06 Nov 2014
Working Paper Series
Waseda University - Graduate School of Commerce, Hitotsubashi University - Institute of Economic Research, Yokohama National University, Faculty of Environment and Information Sciences and Keio Research Institute at SFC, Keio University
Downloads 1,089
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The Evolution of the Modern Corporation: Corporate Governance Reform in Context

2013 U. Ill. L. Rev. 1001 (2013)
Number of pages: 50 Posted: 26 Aug 2012 Last Revised: 18 Dec 2013
Accepted Paper Series
Adolf A. Berle, Jr. Center on Corporations, Law and Society, Seattle University School of Law
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Coase, Knight, and the Nexus-of-Contracts Theory of the Firm: A Reflection on Reification, Reality, and the Corporation as Entrepreneur Surrogate

Seattle University Law Review, Vol. 35, No. 4, 2012
Number of pages: 32 Posted: 06 Mar 2012 Last Revised: 14 Mar 2012
Accepted Paper Series
Adolf A. Berle, Jr. Center on Corporations, Law and Society, Seattle University School of Law
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15.

Prudence with Biased Experts: Ratings Agencies & Regulators

Number of pages: 45 Posted: 24 Sep 2010
Working Paper Series
George Mason University - Center for Study of Public Choice and University of Richmond - Jepson School of Leadership Studies
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16.

The Chicago School, Hayek, and Neoliberalism

Number of pages: 50 Posted: 12 Mar 2009
Working Paper Series
Duke University - Department of Economics
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17.

Fama, Fisher, Jensen and Roll (1969): Retrospective Comments

Number of pages: 14 Posted: 16 Feb 2014 Last Revised: 13 Jan 2015
Working Paper Series
University of Chicago - Accounting
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Islamic Banking and Economic Development

Number of pages: 34 Posted: 29 May 2010
Working Paper Series
Bangor Business School
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20.

The Second Enclosure Movement and the Construction of the Public Domain

Law and Contemporary Problems, Vol. 66, pp. 33-74, Winter-Spring 2003
Number of pages: 43 Posted: 15 Dec 2003
Accepted Paper Series
Duke University School of Law
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21.

Money as a Legal Institution

In: David Fox and Wolfgang Ernst, 'Money in the Western Legal Tradition', 2015, Forthcoming, Harvard Public Law Working Paper No. 13-34
Number of pages: 19 Posted: 07 Sep 2013 Last Revised: 29 Oct 2015
Accepted Paper Series
Harvard Law School
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Aristotle, Law and Justice: The Tragic Hero

Northern Kentucky Law Review, Vol. 35, pp. 1-18, 2008
Number of pages: 164 Posted: 30 Apr 2008 Last Revised: 13 Nov 2009
Accepted Paper Series
http://www.amazon.com/author/quizmaster
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Frank H. Knight on the 'Entrepreneur Function' in Modern Enterprise

Number of pages: 24 Posted: 28 Oct 2010 Last Revised: 07 Feb 2011
Working Paper Series
Michigan State University - James Madison College
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24.

The Machiavellian Challenge to Business Ethics

Number of pages: 35 Posted: 15 Feb 2008
Working Paper Series
University of Guelph-Humber
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25.

Thomas Aquinas: A Pioneer in the Field of Law & Economics

Western State University Law Review, Vol. 18, No. 1, pp. 471-483, 1990
Number of pages: 23 Posted: 06 May 2005
Accepted Paper Series
Fayetteville State University - Department of Accounting
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Henry Hazlitt as an Intellectual Middleman of 'Orthodox Economics'

GMU Working Paper in Economics No. 12-22
Number of pages: 29 Posted: 28 Mar 2012 Last Revised: 28 Oct 2013
Working Paper Series
George Mason University - Department of Economics and State University of New York (SUNY) - Purchase College, Department of Economics
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Conceptualizing, Analyzing and Measuring Political Risk: The Evolution of Theory and Method

Lee Kuan Yew School of Public Policy Research Paper No. LKYSPP08-004
Number of pages: 79 Posted: 18 Jul 2008
Working Paper Series
National University of Singapore (NUS)
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The 1925 Return to Gold: Keynes and Mr Churchill's Economic Crisis

APSA 2009 Toronto Meeting Paper
Number of pages: 70 Posted: 13 Aug 2009 Last Revised: 06 Sep 2009
Working Paper Series
Middlebury College
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Business is one thing, Ethics is another: Revisiting Bernard Mandeville's Fable of the Bees

Humber LAS Working Paper No. 2003-01
Number of pages: 43 Posted: 21 Apr 2003
Working Paper Series
University of Guelph-Humber

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The Many Lives - And Faces - Of Lex Mercatoria: History as Genealogy in International Business Law

Law and Contemporary Problems, Vol. 71, No. 3, pp. 169-190, Summer 2008
Number of pages: 22 Posted: 08 Sep 2009 Last Revised: 14 Dec 2012
Accepted Paper Series
University of Cyprus, Department of Law
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31.

Adam Smith - A Primer

Institute of Economic Affairs Monographs, Occasional Paper No. 141
Number of pages: 69 Posted: 30 Jul 2007
Accepted Paper Series
Adam Smith Institute
Downloads 654
32.

The Rhetoric of Oliver Williamson's Transaction Cost Economics

Journal of Institutional Economics, Vol. 2, No. 1, 2006
Number of pages: 21 Posted: 03 May 2006 Last Revised: 23 Oct 2009
Accepted Paper Series
Federal University of Parana - Department of Economics
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33.

Market Value, Time, and Risk

Number of pages: 46 Posted: 14 Aug 2015
Working Paper Series
Independent
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Financial Market Failure as a Crisis in the Rule of Law: From Market Fundamentalism to a New Keynesian Regulatory Model

Harvard Law & Policy Review, Vol. 3, 2009 , Chapman University Law Research Paper No. 09-39
Number of pages: 29 Posted: 17 Oct 2009 Last Revised: 13 Mar 2011
Accepted Paper Series
Nova Southeastern University Shepard Broad Law Center
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35.

Socrates on Management: An Analysis of Xenophon's Oeconomicus

Number of pages: 27 Posted: 28 Jun 2007
Working Paper Series
University of Guelph-Humber
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36.

The World of Deadwood: Property Rights and the Search for Human Identity

20 Southern California Interdisciplinary Law Journal 489 (2011)
Number of pages: 49 Posted: 11 Mar 2010 Last Revised: 09 Aug 2012
Accepted Paper Series
Campbell University - Norman Adrian Wiggins School of Law and John Marshall Law School, Atlanta
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The Virtuous Spy: Privacy as an Ethical Limit

U of Penn Law School, Public Law Research Paper No. 07-34, The Monist: An International Quarterly Journal of General Philosophical Inquiry, Vol. 91, No. 1, 2008
Number of pages: 18 Posted: 04 Sep 2007 Last Revised: 26 Sep 2014
Accepted Paper Series
University of Pennsylvania Law School
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Employee Involvement in Workplace Governance Post-Collective Bargaining

Number of pages: 19 Posted: 03 Dec 1999
Working Paper Series
University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) - School of Law
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Krugman Meets Marx and Keynes at the Baby-sitting Co-op

Number of pages: 23 Posted: 07 Apr 2005
Working Paper Series
University of Denver and Earlham College - Department of Economics
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41.

From Insull to Enron: Corporate (Re)Regulation after the Rise and Fall of Two Energy Icons

26 Energy Law Journal 35 (2005), Indiana Legal Studies Research Paper No. 18
Number of pages: 80 Posted: 09 May 2005 Last Revised: 05 Nov 2014
Accepted Paper Series
U.S. Court of Appeals for the 7th Circuit and Indiana University Maurer School of Law
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Paul Samuelson and Revealed Preference Theory

History of Political Economy, 46, 2014, 85-116
Number of pages: 35 Posted: 12 Sep 2011 Last Revised: 07 Oct 2016
Accepted Paper Series
University of Puget Sound - Department of Economics
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John Maynard Keynes of Bloomsbury: Four Short Talks

Economic Research Initiatives at Duke (ERID) Research Paper No. 23
Number of pages: 26 Posted: 25 Feb 2009 Last Revised: 13 Apr 2009
Working Paper Series
Duke University - Department of Economics, Duke University - Departments of Economics and Philosophy, Duke University - Department of Economics and Duke University - Department of Economics
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44.

Ancient Portfolio Theory

Number of pages: 20 Posted: 02 Apr 2008
Working Paper Series
Portfolio Engineering Laboratory
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45.

An Interview with Thomas C. Schelling: Interpretation of Game Theory and the Checkerboard Model

Economics Bulletin, Vol. 2, No. 2 pp. 1-7, October 2005
Number of pages: 8 Posted: 31 May 2006
Accepted Paper Series
Bahcesehir University
Downloads 584
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Cognitive Comparative Advantage and the Organization of Work: Lessons from Herbert Simon's Vision of the Future

UConn Department of Economics Working Paper No. 2002-20
Number of pages: 43 Posted: 07 Jan 2003
Working Paper Series
University of Connecticut

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Dredging Up the Past: Lifelogging, Memory and Surveillance

University of Chicago Law Review, Vol. 75, p. 47, 2008, U of Penn Law School, Public Law Research Paper No. 07-33
Number of pages: 28 Posted: 03 Sep 2007 Last Revised: 03 Sep 2013
Accepted Paper Series
University of Pennsylvania Law School
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Teaching Economics, Appreciating Spontaneous Order, and Economics as a Public Science

GMU Working Paper in Economics No. 10-24
Number of pages: 10 Posted: 21 Aug 2010
Working Paper Series
George Mason University - Department of Economics
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A Case of Mistaken Identity: George Stigler, 'The Problem of Social Cost,' and the Coase Theorem

European Journal of Law and Economics, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 51 Posted: 01 Aug 2010
Working Paper Series
University of Colorado Denver - Department of Economics
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Adam Smith's System of Natural Liberty: Competition, Contestability and Market Process

Number of pages: 55 Posted: 14 Oct 2007
Working Paper Series
University of Maryland - Department of Economics
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