Kong-Pin Chen

Academia Sinica - Research Center for Humanities and Social Sciences

Research Fellow

RCHSS

Academia Sinica

Nankang, Taipei, 11529

Taiwan

http://idv.sinica.edu.tw/kongpin/

National Taiwan University - Department of Economics

21 Hsiu Chow Rd

Taipei, 10020

Taiwan

SCHOLARLY PAPERS

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Scholarly Papers (31)

1.

Internal Control vs External Manipulation: A Model of Corporate Income Tax Evasion

RAND Journal of Economics
Number of pages: 25 Posted: 17 Dec 2002
Kong-Pin Chen and C. Y. Cyrus Chu
Academia Sinica - Research Center for Humanities and Social Sciences and Academia Sinica - Institute of Economics
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tax evasion, internal control, incomplete contract, contract enforcement, renegotiation

External Recruitment as an Incentive Device

Number of pages: 25 Posted: 12 Dec 2002
Kong-Pin Chen
Academia Sinica - Research Center for Humanities and Social Sciences
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External recruitment, Sabotage, promotion, relative performance, collusion

External Recruitment as an Incentive Device

Journal of Labor Economics, April 2005
Posted: 04 Oct 2004
Kong-Pin Chen
Academia Sinica - Research Center for Humanities and Social Sciences

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External recruitment, Sabotage, promotion, relative performance, collusion

Fee-Shifting Rules in Litigation with Contingency Fees

Number of pages: 38 Posted: 12 Sep 2005
Kong-Pin Chen and Jue-Shyan Wang
Academia Sinica - Research Center for Humanities and Social Sciences and National Chengchi University
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fee-shifting rules, contingency fees, British rules, American rules, agency cost, bargaining

Fee-Shifting Rules in Litigation With Contingency Fees

Journal of Law, Economics and Organization, Vol.23, pp.519-46, 2007
Number of pages: 38 Posted: 01 Mar 2006
Kong-Pin Chen and Jue-Shyan Wang
Academia Sinica - Research Center for Humanities and Social Sciences and National Chengchi University
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fee-shifting rules, contingency fees, British rules, American rules, agency cost, bargaining

Fee-Shifting Rules in Litigation with Contingency Fees

The Journal of Law, Economics, & Organization, Vol. 23, Issue 3, pp. 519-546, 2007
Posted: 23 Jun 2008
Kong-Pin Chen and Jue-Shyan Wang
Academia Sinica - Research Center for Humanities and Social Sciences and National Chengchi University

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Sabotages in Promotion Tournaments

Number of pages: 26 Posted: 08 Feb 2003
Kong-Pin Chen
Academia Sinica - Research Center for Humanities and Social Sciences
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promotion, tournament, relative performance, sabotage

Sabotages in Promotion Tournaments

Journal of Law, Economics and Organization, Vol. 19, 2003
Posted: 08 Feb 2003
Kong-Pin Chen
Academia Sinica - Research Center for Humanities and Social Sciences

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promotion, tournament, relative performance, sabotage

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Promotion Tournament

Number of pages: 34 Posted: 02 Aug 2001
Kong-Pin Chen
Academia Sinica - Research Center for Humanities and Social Sciences
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rank-order tournament, sabotage, relative performance, promotion, organization

Migration, Family, and Risk Diversification

Number of pages: 23 Posted: 10 Jul 2001
Kong-Pin Chen, Shin-Hwan Chiang and Siu Fai Leung
Academia Sinica - Research Center for Humanities and Social Sciences, York University - Department of Economics and Hong Kong University of Science & Technology (HKUST) - Department of Economics
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International Migration, Decision-making under Uncertainty

Migration, Family, and Risk Diversification

Journal of Labor Economics, April 2003
Posted: 07 Jan 2002
Kong-Pin Chen, Shin-Hwan Chiang and Siu Fai Leung
Academia Sinica - Research Center for Humanities and Social Sciences, York University - Department of Economics and Hong Kong University of Science & Technology (HKUST) - Department of Economics

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migration, risk diversification, family, dependents

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Bidding Strategies in Internet Parallel Auctions

Number of pages: 27 Posted: 02 Jan 2008
National Taiwan University - Department of Economics, Academia Sinica - Research Center for Humanities and Social Sciences, National Central University at Taiwan and National Taiwan University - Department of Economics
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online auctions, parallel auctions, last-minute bids, eBay

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A Dynamic Model of Auctions with Buy-Out Options: Theory and Evidence

Number of pages: 43 Posted: 18 Nov 2005
Jong-Rong Chen, Kong-Pin Chen and Chien-Fu Chou
National Central University at Taiwan, Academia Sinica - Research Center for Humanities and Social Sciences and National Taiwan University - Department of Economics
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auctions, on-line auctions, buy-out

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The Seller's Listing Strategy in Online Auctions: Evidence from Ebay

Number of pages: 45 Posted: 14 Feb 2012 Last Revised: 30 Nov 2017
Kong-Pin Chen, Hung-pin Lai and Ya-Ting Yu
Academia Sinica - Research Center for Humanities and Social Sciences, National Chung Cheng University - Department of Economics and Graduate Institute of Industrial Economics
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online auction, listing strategy, auction outcome, endogeneity, special regressor, counterfactual analysis, time preference, eBay

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An Empirical Investigation of Settlement & Litigation - The Case of Taiwan Labor Disputes

CELS 2009 4th Annual Conference on Empirical Legal Studies Paper
Number of pages: 31 Posted: 17 Jul 2009 Last Revised: 17 Nov 2009
Institutum Iurisprudentiae, Academia Sinica - Research Center for Humanities and Social Sciences and National Cheng Kung University
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settlement and litigation, economic analysis of law, labor dispute, case selection

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Party Capability versus Court Preference: Why the 'Haves' Come Out Ahead? - An Empirical Lesson from Taiwan Supreme Court

5th Annual Conference on Empirical Legal Studies Paper
Number of pages: 32 Posted: 02 Jul 2010
National Cheng Kung University, Institutum Iurisprudentiae and Academia Sinica - Research Center for Humanities and Social Sciences
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Party Capability Theory, Civil Litigation, Win Rate, Taiwan, Supreme Court

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Strategic Voting in Open Primaries

Number of pages: 41 Posted: 17 Aug 2001
Kong-Pin Chen and Sheng-Zhang Yang
Academia Sinica - Research Center for Humanities and Social Sciences and National Taiwan University - Department of Economics
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open primary, closed primary, strategic voting, Hotelling model, presidential election

Strategic Voting in Open Primaries

Public Choice, Vol. 112, pp. 1-30, 2002
Number of pages: 41 Posted: 07 Nov 2001
Kong-Pin Chen and Sheng-Zhang Yang
Academia Sinica - Research Center for Humanities and Social Sciences and National Taiwan University - Department of Economics
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open primary, closed primary, strategic voting, Hotelling model, presidential election

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Anchoring Effect in Real Litigation: An Empirical Study

University of Chicago Coase-Sandor Institute for Law & Economics Research Paper No. 744
Number of pages: 73 Posted: 04 Feb 2016 Last Revised: 15 Feb 2017
Yun-chien Chang, Kong-Pin Chen and Chang‐Ching Lin
Academia Sinica - Institutum Iurisprudentiae (IIAS), Academia Sinica - Research Center for Humanities and Social Sciences and National Cheng Kung University
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Anchoring effect, equivalent to rent, compensation, unlawful possession, unjust enrichment, rental yield rate, judicial yield rate, self-assessed value, hedonic estimate, land price, judge’s experience

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Optimal Contracts for Ambitious Team Workers

Number of pages: 30 Posted: 23 Nov 2005
Kong-Pin Chen and Tsung-Sheng Tsai
Academia Sinica - Research Center for Humanities and Social Sciences and National Taiwan University - Department of Economics
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relative performance, absolute performance, promotion tournament, wage contract, relative income comparison

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Judicial Torture as a Screening Device

Number of pages: 44 Posted: 27 May 2009
Kong-Pin Chen, Tsung-Sheng Tsai and Angela Leung
Academia Sinica - Research Center for Humanities and Social Sciences, National Taiwan University - Department of Economics and affiliation not provided to SSRN
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Torture, Type I and Type II errors, Evidence

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Dynamic Buy-Price English Auction

Number of pages: 28 Posted: 21 Nov 2006
Kong-Pin Chen and Chien-Fu Chou
Academia Sinica - Research Center for Humanities and Social Sciences and National Taiwan University - Department of Economics
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English auction, buy-out, buy-price, on-line auction

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Term Limits as a Response to Incumbency Advantage

Number of pages: 22 Posted: 28 Feb 2004
Kong-Pin Chen and Emerson Niou
Academia Sinica - Research Center for Humanities and Social Sciences and Duke University - Department of Political Science
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term limits, incumbency advantage, spatial model of voting, risk aversion

Term Limits as a Response to Incumbency Advantage

Journal of Politics, Vol. 67, pp. 390-406
Posted: 06 Sep 2007
Kong-Pin Chen and Emerson Niou
Academia Sinica - Research Center for Humanities and Social Sciences and Duke University - Department of Political Science

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term limits, incumbency advantage, spatial model of voting, risk aversion

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Bargaining Versus Posted-Price: Evidence from eBay Motors

Number of pages: 33 Posted: 06 Apr 2016
Kong-Pin Chen, Yong Han, Chia-Ching Lin and Ya-Ting Yu
Academia Sinica - Research Center for Humanities and Social Sciences, Xi'an Jiaotong University (XJTU) - Jinhe Center for Economic Research, National Central University at Taiwan - Graduate Institute of Industrial Economics and Graduate Institute of Industrial Economics
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eBay, bargaining, Best Offer, online auction, posted price, listing strategy

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A Search-Matching Model of the Two-Sided Platforms

Number of pages: 28 Posted: 23 Sep 2009 Last Revised: 30 Oct 2009
Kong-Pin Chen and Yen-Chi Huang
Academia Sinica - Research Center for Humanities and Social Sciences and National Central University at Taiwan
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two-sided platform, search, matching, pricing, network externalities

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The Value of Multilateral Trade Liberalization and the Need for Third-Party Sanction

Number of pages: 17 Posted: 04 Feb 2002
Kong-Pin Chen, Cheng-Zhong Qin and Larry D. Qiu
Academia Sinica - Research Center for Humanities and Social Sciences, University of California, Santa Barbara (UCSB) - Department of Economics and The University of Hong Kong - Faculty of Business and Economics
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multilateral trade liberalization, WTO

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Judicial Torture as War of Attrition

Number of pages: 27 Posted: 30 May 2009
Kong-Pin Chen, Chien-Fu Chou and Tsung-Sheng Tsai
Academia Sinica - Research Center for Humanities and Social Sciences, National Taiwan University - Department of Economics and National Taiwan University - Department of Economics
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torture, type I and II errors, evidence, war of attrition, imperfect information

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Does the Type of Criminal Defense Counsel Affect Case Outcomes? A Natural Experiment in Taiwan

3rd Annual Conference on Empirical Legal Studies Papers
Number of pages: 40 Posted: 16 Apr 2008 Last Revised: 30 Jun 2011
Institutum Iurisprudentiae, Academia Sinica - Research Center for Humanities and Social Sciences and National Cheng Kung University
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criminal justice system, indigent defense system, public defender

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How Did Workers Fare in Labor Mediation – An Empirical Assessment from Taiwan

Number of pages: 47 Posted: 05 Jul 2011
Institutum Iurisprudentiae, Academia Sinica - Research Center for Humanities and Social Sciences and National Cheng Kung University
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labor mediation, labor litigation, settlement rate, ADR

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Optimal Listing Strategy in Online Auctions

Forthcoming, International Economic Review
Number of pages: 40 Posted: 07 Jun 2016 Last Revised: 23 Jun 2016
Academia Sinica - Research Center for Humanities and Social Sciences, National Taiwan University, Hubei University of Economics and National Central University at Taiwan - Graduate Institute of Industrial Economics
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online auction, reserve price, buy-it-now, time impatience, fixed-price sale, listing strategy

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Reserve Prices in Online Auctions:Theory and Evidence

Number of pages: 35 Posted: 23 Feb 2016
Academia Sinica - Research Center for Humanities and Social Sciences, National Chung Cheng University - Department of Economics, National Cheng Kung University and Graduate Institute of Industrial Economics
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reserve price, online auction, buy-it-now, fixed price, auction, iPod, eBay, time preference

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Knowledge in Youth Is Wisdom in Age: An Empirical Study of Attorney Experience in Torts Litigation

NYU Law and Economics Research Paper No. 19-26
Number of pages: 36 Posted: 09 Jul 2015 Last Revised: 29 Jul 2019
Yun-chien Chang, Kong-Pin Chen and Chang‐Ching Lin
Academia Sinica - Institutum Iurisprudentiae (IIAS), Academia Sinica - Research Center for Humanities and Social Sciences and National Cheng Kung University
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Pain and suffering damages, filing fee, attorney experience, claiming

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Shill Bidding, Reserve Price and Seller’s Revenue

Number of pages: 43 Posted: 29 Nov 2018
Academia Sinica - Research Center for Humanities and Social Sciences, National Sun Yat-sen University - College of Management, Academia Sinica - Research Center for Humanities and Social Science, Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Company Ltd. (TSMC) and Graduate Institute of Industrial Economics
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shill bid, reserve price, online auctions, eBay, eBay motors

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The Optimal Listing Strategies in Online Auctions

International Economic Review, Vol. 58, Issue 2, pp. 421-437, 2017
Number of pages: 17 Posted: 30 May 2017
Academia Sinica - Research Center for Humanities and Social Sciences, National Taiwan University, Hubei University of Economics and Hubei University of Economics
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Do Consumers Discount Parallel Imports?

Asai-Pacific Journal of Accounting and Economics, 2013
Posted: 22 Jun 2016
Kong-Pin Chen, Hung-pin Lai and Ya-Ting Yu
Academia Sinica - Research Center for Humanities and Social Sciences, National Chung Cheng University - Department of Economics and Graduate Institute of Industrial Economics

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Yahoo!, online auctions, parallel imports, warranty, sale rate, transaction price, sellre reputation, seller experience

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A Dynamic Model of Auctions with Buy‐It‐Now: Theory and Evidence

The Journal of Industrial Economics, Vol. 61, Issue 2, pp. 393-429, 2013
Number of pages: 37 Posted: 12 Jul 2013
National Central University at Taiwan, Academia Sinica - Research Center for Humanities and Social Sciences, National Taiwan University - Department of Economics and National Taiwan University - Department of Economics
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Sabotage in Promotion Tournaments

The Journal of Law, Economics, and Organization, Vol. 19, No. 1, pp. 119-140, 2003
Posted: 13 Dec 2002
Kong-Pin Chen
Academia Sinica - Research Center for Humanities and Social Sciences

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