Pablo T. Spiller

University of California, Berkeley - Business & Public Policy Group

Jeffrey A. Jacobs Distinguished Professorship in Business and Technology

545 Student Services Building

Berkeley, CA 94720

United States

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Supreme Court Amicus Brief of Professors and Scholars in Law and Economics in Support of Certiorari, Pacific Bell Telephone Co. v. linkLine Communications, Inc., No. 07-512 (filed Nov. 16, 2007)

U.S. Supreme Court
Number of pages: 21 Posted: 19 Nov 2007 Last Revised: 23 May 2012
New York University - Stern School of Business, Berkley Center for Entrepreneurial Studies, Independent, Brookings Institution, Georgetown University - Robert Emmett McDonough School of Business, University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) - Department of Economics, American Enterprise Institute, University of Virginia - Department of Economics, University of Pennsylvania - Wharton School, Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Department of Economics, University of Virginia - School of Law, University of Oxford, Smith School, Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Department of Economics, University of California, Berkeley - School of Law, Council on Foreign Relations (CFR) - Council on Foreign Relations- Washington D.C., Yale School of Management (Deceased), Criterion Economics, L.L.C., University of California, Berkeley - Business & Public Policy Group and Northwestern University - Kellogg School of Management
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Economists' Statement on U.S. Broadband Policy

AEI-Brookings Joint Center Working Paper No. 06-06-01
Number of pages: 4 Posted: 23 Mar 2006
New York University - Stern School of Business, Berkley Center for Entrepreneurial Studies, University of Pennsylvania - Business & Public Policy Department, Institute for International Economics, Council on Foreign Relations (CFR) - Council on Foreign Relations- Washington D.C., University of Maryland - Department of Economics, University of Pennsylvania - Wharton School, University of Texas at Austin - Lyndon B. Johnson School of Public Affairs, University of California, Berkeley - Department of Economics, University of Chicago - Booth School of Business, Harvard University - Technology & Operations Management Unit, University of Oxford, Smith School, Stanford University - The Hoover Institution on War, Revolution and Peace, Clemson University, National Economic Research Associates Inc. (NERA) (Deceased), Georgetown University - Department of Strategy/Economics/Ethics/Public Policy, Stanford University, New York University (NYU) - Department of Economics, Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Sloan School of Management, Stanford Institute for Economic Policy Research, University of Colorado at Boulder - Department of Economics, Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Sloan School of Management, Georgetown University, University of California, Berkeley - Business & Public Policy Group, University of California, Berkeley - School of Information, Technology Policy Institute, Kansas State University - Department of Economics and Institute for Business Innovation
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Modeling Supreme Court Strategic Decision Making: The Congressional Constraint

Number of pages: 34 Posted: 22 Aug 2003
Mario Bergara, Barak D. Richman and Pablo T. Spiller
Universidad de la Republica (University of Uruguay) - Department of Economics, Duke University - School of Law and University of California, Berkeley - Business & Public Policy Group
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Modeling Supreme Court Strategic Decision Making: The Congressional Constraint

Legislative Studies Quarterly, Vol. 28, No. 2, May 2003
Posted: 22 Aug 2003
Mario Bergara, Barak D. Richman and Pablo T. Spiller
Universidad de la Republica (University of Uruguay) - Department of Economics, Duke University - School of Law and University of California, Berkeley - Business & Public Policy Group

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Rigidity of Public Contracts

GMU School of Public Policy Research Paper No. 2013-13, IESE Business School Working Paper No. 07/2013
Number of pages: 36 Posted: 05 Jul 2013 Last Revised: 04 Dec 2014
Marian Moszoro, Pablo T. Spiller and Sebastian Stolorz
George Mason University - Department of Economics, University of California, Berkeley - Business & Public Policy Group and George Mason University - School of Policy, Government, and International Affairs
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Transaction Costs, Public Contracting and Procurement, Political Economy, Regulated Industries

Rigidity of Public Contracts

Journal of Empirical Legal Studies, Vol. 13, Nro. 3, pp. 396-427
Number of pages: 42 Posted: 22 Jul 2014 Last Revised: 21 Jan 2017
Marian Moszoro, Pablo T. Spiller and Sebastian Stolorz
George Mason University - Department of Economics, University of California, Berkeley - Business & Public Policy Group and George Mason University - School of Policy, Government, and International Affairs
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Transaction Costs, Public Contracting and Procurement, Political Economy, Regulated Industries

Rigidity of Public Contracts

NBER Working Paper No. w21186
Number of pages: 44 Posted: 26 May 2015
Marian Moszoro, Pablo T. Spiller and Sebastian Stolorz
George Mason University - Department of Economics, University of California, Berkeley - Business & Public Policy Group and George Mason University - School of Policy, Government, and International Affairs
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Rigidity of Public Contracts

Journal of Empirical Legal Studies, Vol. 13, Issue 3, pp. 396-427, 2016
Number of pages: 32 Posted: 10 Aug 2016
Marian Moszoro, Pablo T. Spiller and Sebastian Stolorz
George Mason University - Department of Economics, University of California, Berkeley - Business & Public Policy Group and George Mason University - School of Policy, Government, and International Affairs
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Supreme Court Amicus Brief of Professors and Scholars in Law and Economics in Support of the Petitioners, Pacific Bell Telephone Co. v. Linkline Communications, Inc., No. 07-512 (Filed Sept. 4, 2008)

U.S. Supreme Court
Number of pages: 24 Posted: 11 Sep 2008 Last Revised: 23 May 2012
New York University - Stern School of Business, Berkley Center for Entrepreneurial Studies, Independent, Brookings Institution, Georgetown University - Robert Emmett McDonough School of Business, University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) - Department of Economics, American Enterprise Institute, University of Virginia - Department of Economics, New York University School of Law, University of Pennsylvania - Wharton School, Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Department of Economics, University of Virginia - School of Law, University of Oxford, Smith School, Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Department of Economics, Boston University - School of Law, University of California, Berkeley - School of Law, Council on Foreign Relations (CFR) - Council on Foreign Relations- Washington D.C., Yale School of Management (Deceased), University of Chicago - Booth School of Business, Criterion Economics, L.L.C., University of California, Berkeley - Business & Public Policy Group and Northwestern University - Kellogg School of Management
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Third-Party Opportunism and the Theory of Public Contracts: Operationalization and Applications

In "The Manufacturing of Markets: Legal, Political and Economic Dynamics," edited by Eric Brousseau and Jean-Michel Glachant. Cambridge University Press (ISBN 978-1-107-05371-7), 2014.
Number of pages: 33 Posted: 26 Jul 2011 Last Revised: 02 Feb 2014
Pablo T. Spiller and Marian Moszoro
University of California, Berkeley - Business & Public Policy Group and George Mason University - Department of Economics
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Transaction Costs, Procurement, Public Sector Accounting and Audits, Political Processes, Bureaucracy, Policy Making, Political Economy, Opportunism

Political Contestability, Scrutiny, and Public Contracting

Number of pages: 33 Posted: 08 Dec 2011 Last Revised: 10 May 2014
Marian Moszoro and Pablo T. Spiller
George Mason University - Department of Economics and University of California, Berkeley - Business & Public Policy Group
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Transaction Costs, Bureaucracy, Positive Policy Analysis, Procurement

Third-Party Opportunism and the Nature of Public Contracts

NBER Working Paper No. w18636
Number of pages: 31 Posted: 22 Dec 2012
Marian Moszoro and Pablo T. Spiller
George Mason University - Department of Economics and University of California, Berkeley - Business & Public Policy Group
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Brief of Amici Curiae Economists in Support of Petitioners, Bell Atlantic V. Twombly

Number of pages: 30 Posted: 21 Jan 2009
New York University - Stern School of Business, Berkley Center for Entrepreneurial Studies, Stanford University - The Hoover Institution on War, Revolution and Peace, Brookings Institution, University of Virginia - Department of Economics, Global Economics Group, University of Pennsylvania - Wharton School, Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Department of Economics, Vanderbilt University - Strategy and Business Economics, University of California, Berkeley - Department of Economics, Alfred P. Sloan Foundation, University of California, Berkeley - Economic Analysis & Policy Group, Stanford University, affiliation not provided to SSRN, New York University (NYU) - Department of Economics, Northwestern University - Department of Economics, Harvard University - Harvard Kennedy School (HKS), Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Sloan School of Management, Georgetown University, University of Texas at Austin - Department of Economics, Chapman University - Economic Science Institute, University of Chicago - Booth School of Business, Stanford Graduate School of Business, University of California, Berkeley - Business & Public Policy Group, Stanford University - Law School, Institute for Business Innovation and Sloan School of Management and Department of Economics
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Twombly, Bell Atlantic, Bell Atlantic v Twombly, Amici Curiae, Sherman Section 1

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Airline Hubs: Costs, Markups and the Implications of Customer Heterogeneity

NBER Working Paper No. w5561
Number of pages: 43 Posted: 25 Apr 1998 Last Revised: 01 Oct 2010
Steven Berry, Pablo T. Spiller and Michael Carnall
Yale University - Department of Economics, University of California, Berkeley - Business & Public Policy Group and LECG, LLC
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Strategic Judicial Decision Making

NBER Working Paper No. w13321
Number of pages: 22 Posted: 24 Aug 2007
Pablo T. Spiller and Rafael Gely
University of California, Berkeley - Business & Public Policy Group and University of Missouri School of Law
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Coase and the Transaction Cost Approach to Regulation

Number of pages: 18 Posted: 11 Jun 2015
Marian Moszoro and Pablo T. Spiller
George Mason University - Department of Economics and University of California, Berkeley - Business & Public Policy Group
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Utilities, Regulation, Transaction Costs, Politics, Coase

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Political Hazards and the Choice of Contracting: The Case of Municipal Bonds

Number of pages: 45 Posted: 10 Sep 2014 Last Revised: 22 Oct 2017
Marian Moszoro and Pablo T. Spiller
George Mason University - Department of Economics and University of California, Berkeley - Business & Public Policy Group
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Political Oversight, Administrative Processes, Municipal Bonds

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An Institutional Theory of Public Contracts: Regulatory Implications

NBER Working Paper No. w14152
Number of pages: 33 Posted: 18 Aug 2008 Last Revised: 03 Sep 2010
Pablo T. Spiller
University of California, Berkeley - Business & Public Policy Group
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Buy, Lobby or Sue: Interest Groups' Participation in Policy Making - a Selective Survey

NBER Working Paper No. w12209
Number of pages: 40 Posted: 25 May 2006
Pablo T. Spiller and Sanny Liao
University of California, Berkeley - Business & Public Policy Group and University of California, Berkeley - Haas School of Business
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Estimating the Welfare Effects of Digital Infrastructure

NBER Working Paper No. w5770
Number of pages: 56 Posted: 05 Feb 1997
Shane M. Greenstein and Pablo T. Spiller
Harvard University - Technology & Operations Management Unit and University of California, Berkeley - Business & Public Policy Group
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The Organizational Implications of Creativity: The Us Film Industry in Mid-Xxth Century

NBER Working Paper No. w13253
Number of pages: 46 Posted: 03 Aug 2007 Last Revised: 29 Oct 2014
Ricard Gil and Pablo T. Spiller
Johns Hopkins University - Carey Business School and University of California, Berkeley - Business & Public Policy Group
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Transaction Cost Regulation

NBER Working Paper No. w16735
Number of pages: 29 Posted: 31 Jan 2011 Last Revised: 01 Feb 2011
Pablo T. Spiller
University of California, Berkeley - Business & Public Policy Group
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Judicial Lobbying: The Politics of Labor Law Constitutional Interpretation

NBER Working Paper No. w11317
Number of pages: 43 Posted: 10 Jun 2005
Matias Iaryczower, Pablo T. Spiller and Mariano Tommasi
University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) - Department of Economics, University of California, Berkeley - Business & Public Policy Group and Universidad de San Andres - Department of Economics
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The Evolution of Advanced Large Scale Information Infrastructure in the United States

NBER Working Paper No. w5929
Number of pages: 51 Posted: 26 Jun 2000 Last Revised: 05 Oct 2010
Harvard University - Technology & Operations Management Unit, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign - Department of Economics and University of California, Berkeley - Business & Public Policy Group
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Political Bonds: Political Hazards and the Choice of Municipal Financial Instruments

NBER Working Paper No. w21188
Number of pages: 38 Posted: 26 May 2015
Abhay Aneja, Marian Moszoro and Pablo T. Spiller
Stanford University, George Mason University - Department of Economics and University of California, Berkeley - Business & Public Policy Group
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What have we learned from a decade of empirical research on growth? Applying Growth Theory across Countries

Journal of Law, Economics, and Organization, Vol. 15, No.1, pp. 283-305, 1999
Posted: 29 Feb 2008
Universidad Nacional de La Plata, University of California, Berkeley - Business & Public Policy Group and National University of La Plata and FIEL, Argentin

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The Institutional Foundations of Public Policy: A Transactions Approach with Application to Argentina

The Journal of Law, Economics, and Organization, Vol. 19, No. 2, pp. 281-306, 2003
Posted: 19 Jun 2003
Pablo T. Spiller and Mariano Tommasi
University of California, Berkeley - Business & Public Policy Group and Universidad de San Andres - Department of Economics

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The Institutional Foundations of Regulatory Commitment: A Comparative Analysis of Telecommunications Regulation

JOURNAL OF LAW, ECONOMICS, AND ORGANIZATION, Vol 10, No 2, 1994
Posted: 12 May 2000
Brian Levy and Pablo T. Spiller
World Bank and University of California, Berkeley - Business & Public Policy Group

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Where is the Sin in Sincere? Sophisticated Manipulation of Sincere Judicial Voters

JOURNAL OF LAW, ECONOMICS, AND ORGANIZATION, Vol 11 No 1, Spring 1995
Posted: 02 May 2000
Pablo T. Spiller
University of California, Berkeley - Business & Public Policy Group

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Strategic Instruments: Legal Structure and Political Games in Administrative Law

Journal of Law, Economics, and Organization, Vol. 15, No. 2, Summer 1999
Posted: 20 Jun 1999
Emerson H. Tiller and Pablo T. Spiller
Northwestern University - Pritzker School of Law and University of California, Berkeley - Business & Public Policy Group

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Strategic Instruments: Legal Structure and Political Games in Administrative Law

Journal of Law, Economics, and Organization, Vol. 15, No. 2, pp. 349-377, 1999
Posted: 29 Feb 2008
Emerson H. Tiller and Pablo T. Spiller
Northwestern University - Pritzker School of Law and University of California, Berkeley - Business & Public Policy Group

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An Informational Perspective on Administrative Procedures

Journal of Law, Economics, and Organization, Vol. 15, No. 1, Spring 1999
Posted: 25 May 1999
University of California, Berkeley - Business & Public Policy Group, University of California, Berkeley - Business & Public Policy Group and National University of La Plata and FIEL, Argentin

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Decision Costs and the Strategic Design of Administrative Process and Judicial Review

in the Journal of Legal Studies, Vol. 26, No. 6 (1997).
Posted: 17 Oct 1997
Pablo T. Spiller and Emerson H. Tiller
University of California, Berkeley - Business & Public Policy Group and Northwestern University - Pritzker School of Law

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Strategic Instruments: Politics and Decision Costs in Administrative and Judicial Process

Posted: 19 Sep 1997
Emerson H. Tiller and Pablo T. Spiller
Northwestern University - Pritzker School of Law and University of California, Berkeley - Business & Public Policy Group

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