Bengt R. Holmström

Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Department of Economics

Paul A. Samuelson Professor of Economics

50 Memorial Drive

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Cambridge, MA 02142

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National Bureau of Economic Research (NBER)

1050 Massachusetts Avenue

Cambridge, MA 02138

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European Corporate Governance Institute (ECGI)

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B-1050 Brussels

Belgium

http://www.ecgi.org

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Scholarly Papers (12)

The State of U.S. Corporate Governance: What's Right and What's Wrong?

ECGI - Finance Working Paper No. 23/2003
Number of pages: 39 Posted: 08 Sep 2003
Bengt R. Holmström and Steven N. Kaplan
Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Department of Economics and University of Chicago - Booth School of Business
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U.S. corporate governance system, shareholder value, executive compensation, boards, Sarbanes-Oxley act, comparative corporate governance

The State of U.S. Corporate Governance: What's Right and What's Wrong?

NBER Working Paper No. w9613
Number of pages: 35 Posted: 11 Apr 2003 Last Revised: 04 Oct 2009
Bengt R. Holmström and Steven N. Kaplan
Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Department of Economics and University of Chicago - Booth School of Business
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Corporate Governance and Merger Activity in the U.S.: Making Sense of the 1980s and 1990s

MIT Dept. of Economics Working Paper No. 01-11
Number of pages: 46 Posted: 21 Feb 2001
Bengt R. Holmström and Steven N. Kaplan
Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Department of Economics and University of Chicago - Booth School of Business
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Corporate Governance; Stock Options; Mergers and Acquisitions

Corporate Governance and Merger Activity in the U.S.: Making Sense of the 1980s and 1990s

NBER Working Paper No. w8220
Number of pages: 47 Posted: 08 Apr 2001 Last Revised: 26 Dec 2001
Bengt R. Holmström and Steven N. Kaplan
Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Department of Economics and University of Chicago - Booth School of Business
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Pay Without Performance and the Managerial Power Hypothesis: A Comment

Number of pages: 14 Posted: 01 May 2006
Bengt R. Holmström
Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Department of Economics
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Executive Compensation, Corporate Governance, Corporate Restructuring

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The Firm as a Subeconomy

Number of pages: 42 Posted: 10 May 1999
Bengt R. Holmström
Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Department of Economics
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The Firm as a Subeconomy

Journal of Law, Economics and Organization, Vol. 15, No. 1, March 1999
Posted: 22 Aug 1999
Bengt R. Holmström
Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Department of Economics

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A Theory of Firm Scope

MIT Department of Economics Working Paper No. 02-42
Number of pages: 44 Posted: 18 Dec 2002
Oliver Hart and Bengt R. Holmström
Harvard University - Department of Economics and Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Department of Economics
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A Theory of Firm Scope

NBER Working Paper No. w14613
Number of pages: 37 Posted: 15 Jan 2009 Last Revised: 29 Jan 2009
Oliver Hart and Bengt R. Holmström
Harvard University - Department of Economics and Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Department of Economics
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Lapm: A Liquidity-Based Asset Pricing Model

MIT Dept. of Economics Working Paper No. 98-08
Number of pages: 35 Posted: 26 Jul 2000
Bengt R. Holmström and Jean Tirole
Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Department of Economics and University of Toulouse 1 - Industrial Economic Institute (IDEI)
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Lapm: a Liquidity-Based Asset Pricing Model

NBER Working Paper No. w6673
Number of pages: 72 Posted: 11 Sep 1998 Last Revised: 10 Oct 2010
Bengt R. Holmström and Jean Tirole
Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Department of Economics and University of Toulouse 1 - Industrial Economic Institute (IDEI)
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Managerial Incentive Problems: A Dynamic Perspective

NBER Working Paper No. w6875
Number of pages: 23 Posted: 21 Sep 2000
Bengt R. Holmström
Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Department of Economics
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Managerial Incentive Problems--A Dynamic Perspective

Review of Economic Studies, January 1999
Posted: 03 May 1999
Bengt R. Holmström
Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Department of Economics

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Private and Public Supply of Liquidity

NBER Working Paper No. w5817
Number of pages: 46 Posted: 20 Sep 2000 Last Revised: 28 May 2008
Bengt R. Holmström and Jean Tirole
Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Department of Economics and University of Toulouse 1 - Industrial Economic Institute (IDEI)
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Private and Public Supply of Liquidity

MIT Dept. of Economics WP Series #96-31
Posted: 08 Apr 1997
Bengt R. Holmström and Jean Tirole
Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Department of Economics and University of Toulouse 1 - Industrial Economic Institute (IDEI)

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Banks as Secret Keepers

PIER Working Paper
Number of pages: 52 Posted: 19 Jun 2014 Last Revised: 23 Mar 2016
Tri Vi Dang, Gary B. Gorton, Bengt R. Holmström and Guillermo Ordoñez
Columbia University - Department of Economics, Yale School of Management, Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Department of Economics and University of Pennsylvania - Department of Economics
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Banks vs. Capital Markets, Financial Intermediation, Information and Opacity, Optimal Portfolio, Private Money

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The Information View of Financial Crises

Yale ICF Working Paper No. 2019-15
Number of pages: 39 Posted: 10 Jul 2019 Last Revised: 02 Aug 2019
Tri Vi Dang, Gary B. Gorton and Bengt R. Holmström
Columbia University - Department of Economics, Yale School of Management and Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Department of Economics
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The Information View of Financial Crises

NBER Working Paper No. w26074
Number of pages: 40 Posted: 23 Jul 2019
Tri Vi Dang, Gary B. Gorton and Bengt R. Holmström
Columbia University - Department of Economics, Yale School of Management and Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Department of Economics
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Banks as Secret Keepers

NBER Working Paper No. w20255
Number of pages: 53 Posted: 30 Jun 2014
Tri Vi Dang, Gary B. Gorton, Bengt R. Holmström and Guillermo Ordoñez
Columbia University - Department of Economics, Yale School of Management, Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Department of Economics and University of Pennsylvania - Department of Economics
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Agency Costs and Innovation

University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign's Academy for Entrepreneurial Leadership Historical Research Reference in Entrepreneurship
Posted: 17 Nov 2009
Bengt R. Holmström
Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Department of Economics

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Organizational behavior, Organizational change, Risk orientation, Innovation process, Transaction costs, Management techniques, Firm centralization, Economic assistance, Risk assessment