Eric Maskin

Harvard University - Department of Economics

Professor of Economics

Littauer Center

Cambridge, MA 02138

United States

Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Department of Economics

50 Memorial Drive

E52-391

Cambridge, MA 02142

United States

Princeton University - Department of Economics

Albert O. Hirschman Professor

Institute for Advanced Study

Einstein Drive West Building Room 318

Princeton, NJ 08540

United States

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Scholarly Papers (14)

1.

Sequential Innovation, Patents, And Imitation

MIT Dept. of Economics Working Paper No. 00-01
Number of pages: 34 Posted: 09 Feb 2000
James E. Bessen and Eric Maskin
Boston University - School of Law and Princeton University - Department of Economics
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Incentives, Information, and Organizational Form

Al. 187 WP 331
Number of pages: 35 Posted: 19 Feb 1998
Yingyi Qian, Eric Maskin and Chenggang Xu
Tsinghua University - School of Economics & Management, Princeton University - Department of Economics and University of Hong Kong
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3.

Wage Inequality and Segregation by Skill

NBER Working Paper No. w5718
Number of pages: 63 Posted: 08 Jan 1997
Michael Kremer and Eric Maskin
Harvard University - Department of Economics and Princeton University - Department of Economics
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Implementation and Renegotiation

LSE STICERD Research Paper No. TE366
Number of pages: 48 Posted: 16 Jul 2008
Eric Maskin and John Moore
Princeton University - Department of Economics and University of Edinburgh - Economics
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5.

Unemployment with Observable Aggregate Shocks

NBER Working Paper No. w0975
Number of pages: 52 Posted: 05 Jul 2004
Sanford J. Grossman, Oliver Hart and Eric Maskin
University of Pennsylvania - Finance Department, Harvard University - Department of Economics and Princeton University - Department of Economics
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Soft Budget Constraint Theories: From Centralization to the Market

CEPR Discussion Paper No. 2715
Number of pages: 49 Posted: 26 Mar 2001
Eric Maskin and Chenggang Xu
Princeton University - Department of Economics and University of Hong Kong
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Banking and finance, centralized economy, renegotiation, soft budget constraint, theory of the firm, transition

Soft Budget Constraint Theories: From Centralization to the Market

Conference Paper, The Nobel Symposium in Economics - The Economics of Transition, Stockholm, September 1999
Posted: 29 Nov 1999
Eric Maskin and Chenggang Xu
Princeton University - Department of Economics and University of Hong Kong

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Soft Budget Constraint Theories: From Centralization to the Market

Economics of Transition, Vol. 9, No. 1, March 2001
Posted: 20 Jul 2001
Eric Maskin and Chenggang Xu
Princeton University - Department of Economics and University of Hong Kong

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soft budget constraint, renegotiation, theory of the firm, banking and finance, transition, centralized economy

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Why Has Inequality Increased in China? Toward a Theory of International Matching

Division of Labour & Transaction Costs (DLTC): A Journal for the Society of Inframarginal Economics, Vol. 1, Issue 1, pp. 67-71, 2005
Posted: 21 Oct 2009
Eric Maskin
Princeton University - Department of Economics

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Inequality, China, matching

8.

The Value of Victory: Social Origins of the Winner's Curse in Common Value Auctions

Judgment and Decision Making, Vol. 3, No. 7, pp. 483-492, 2008
Posted: 05 Dec 2008
affiliation not provided to SSRN, affiliation not provided to SSRN, Princeton University - Department of Psychology, Princeton University - Department of Economics, Princeton University - Department of Psychology, Baylor University - Department of Neuroscience and Stanford University - Psychology

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auctions, winner's curse, bounded rationality

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Equilibrium in Sealed High Bid Auctions

The Review of Economic Studies, Vol. 67, Iss. 3, July 2000
Posted: 26 Jul 2001
Eric Maskin and John G. Riley
Princeton University - Department of Economics and affiliation not provided to SSRN

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Asymmetric Auctions

The Review of Economic Studies, Vol. 67, Iss. 3, July 2000
Posted: 26 Jul 2001
Eric Maskin and John G. Riley
Princeton University - Department of Economics and affiliation not provided to SSRN

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Uncertainty and Entry Deterrence

Economic Theory, Vol. 14, Issue 2, August 1999
Posted: 16 Nov 1999
Eric Maskin
Princeton University - Department of Economics

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12.

Recent Theoretical Work on the Soft Budget Constraint

American Economic Review, Vol. 89, No. 2, May 1998
Posted: 19 Oct 1999
Eric Maskin
Princeton University - Department of Economics

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13.

Unforeseen Contingencies, Property Rights, and Incomplete Contracts

Harvard Institue of Economic Research Paper No. 1796
Posted: 26 May 1998
Eric Maskin and Jean Tirole
Princeton University - Department of Economics and University of Toulouse 1 - Industrial Economic Institute (IDEI)

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14.

Incentives, Scale Economies, and Organizational Form

Davidson Institute Working Paper No. 51; and Harvard Institute of Economic Research Paper No. 1801
Posted: 19 Sep 1997
Eric Maskin, Yingyi Qian and Chenggang Xu
Princeton University - Department of Economics, Tsinghua University - School of Economics & Management and University of Hong Kong

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