Michael E. Sykuta

University of Missouri at Columbia - Contracting and Organizations Research Institute (CORI)

Director

135 Mumford Hall

Columbia, MO 65211

United States

http://cori.missouri.edu

University of Missouri at Columbia - Division of Applied Social Sciences

Associate Professor

135 Mumford Hall

Columbia, MO 65211

United States

http://michaelsykuta.com

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Scholarly Papers (24)

A New Institutional Economics Approach to Contracts and Cooperatives

CORI Working Paper No. 01-04
Number of pages: 19 Posted: 19 Nov 2001
Michael E. Sykuta and Michael L. Cook
University of Missouri at Columbia - Contracting and Organizations Research Institute (CORI) and University of Missouri at Columbia - Agricultural and Applied Economics
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Contracting, cooperatives, organizational structure

A New Institutional Economics Approach to Contracts and Cooperatives

American Journal of Agricultural Economics, Vol. 83, No. 5, 2001
Posted: 24 Jan 2002
Michael E. Sykuta and Michael L. Cook
University of Missouri at Columbia - Contracting and Organizations Research Institute (CORI) and University of Missouri at Columbia - Agricultural and Applied Economics

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Contracting, cooperatives, organizational structure

Who's Monitoring the Monitor? Do Outside Directors Protect Shareholders' Interests?

CORI Working Paper No. 03-02
Number of pages: 28 Posted: 31 Dec 2003
Eric Helland and Michael E. Sykuta
Claremont McKenna College - Robert Day School of Economics and Finance and University of Missouri at Columbia - Contracting and Organizations Research Institute (CORI)
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Board of directors, corporate governance, monitoring, shareholder lawsuits

Who's Monitoring the Monitor? Do Outside Directors Protect Shareholders' Interests?

Financial Review, Vol. 40, No. 2, May 2005
Posted: 17 Apr 2005
Eric Helland and Michael E. Sykuta
Claremont McKenna College - Robert Day School of Economics and Finance and University of Missouri at Columbia - Contracting and Organizations Research Institute (CORI)

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Board of directors, corporate governance, monitoring, shareholder lawsuits

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The Adoption, Diffusion, and Evolution of Organizational Form: Insights from the Agrifood Sector

Managerial and Decision Economics, Forthcoming, CORI Working Paper No. 2007-01
Number of pages: 42 Posted: 15 Apr 2007 Last Revised: 29 Jul 2012
Harvey S. James Jr., Peter G. Klein and Michael E. Sykuta
University of Missouri, Baylor University, Department of Entrepreneurship and University of Missouri at Columbia - Contracting and Organizations Research Institute (CORI)
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contracting, vertical integration, organizational innovation, diffusion

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New Institutional Econometrics: The Case of Contracting and Organizations Research

CORI Working Paper No. 2005-04
Number of pages: 36 Posted: 07 Apr 2005
Michael E. Sykuta
University of Missouri at Columbia - Contracting and Organizations Research Institute (CORI)
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contracting, econometric methods, empirical research, new institutional economics, organization

Regulation and the Evolution of Corporate Boards: Monitoring, Advising or Window Dressing?

CORI Working Paper No. 03-05
Number of pages: 35 Posted: 30 Dec 2003
Eric Helland and Michael E. Sykuta
Claremont McKenna College - Robert Day School of Economics and Finance and University of Missouri at Columbia - Contracting and Organizations Research Institute (CORI)
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Corporate governance, deregulation, political directors

Regulation and the Evolution of Corporate Boards: Monitoring, Advising or Window Dressing?

Journal of Law and Economics, Vol. 47, No. 167, 2004
Posted: 13 Sep 2004
Eric Helland and Michael E. Sykuta
Claremont McKenna College - Robert Day School of Economics and Finance and University of Missouri at Columbia - Contracting and Organizations Research Institute (CORI)

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Politics, Economics, and the Regulation of Direct Interstate Shipping in the Wine Industry

CORI Working Paper No. 03-04
Number of pages: 35 Posted: 30 Dec 2003
Gina Riekhof and Michael E. Sykuta
Gilmore & Bell, P.C. and University of Missouri at Columbia - Contracting and Organizations Research Institute (CORI)
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Wine, direct shipping, interstate commerce, political economy

Politics, Economics, and the Regulation of Direct Interstate Shipping in the Wine Industry

American Journal of Agricultural Economics, Vol. 87, No. 2, pp. 439-452, May 2005
Posted: 19 Dec 2005
Gina Riekhof and Michael E. Sykuta
Gilmore & Bell, P.C. and University of Missouri at Columbia - Contracting and Organizations Research Institute (CORI)

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direct shipping, interstate commerce, political economy, wine

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Organizational Antecedents of Trust in Producer-Owned Firms

CORI Working Paper No. 03-07
Number of pages: 35 Posted: 29 Dec 2003
Harvey S. James Jr. and Michael E. Sykuta
University of Missouri and University of Missouri at Columbia - Contracting and Organizations Research Institute (CORI)
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Organizational trust, cooperative organizations

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Organizational Economics Research in the U.S. Agricultural Sector and the Contracting and Organizations Research Institute

CORI Working Paper No. 04-04
Number of pages: 16 Posted: 01 Mar 2004
Michael E. Sykuta and Harvey S. James Jr.
University of Missouri at Columbia - Contracting and Organizations Research Institute (CORI) and University of Missouri
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organizational economics, agribusiness

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Farmer Trust in Producer- and Investor-Owned Firms: Evidence from Missouri Corn and Soybean Producers

CORI Working Paper No. 2004-14
Number of pages: 33 Posted: 12 Nov 2004
Harvey S. James Jr. and Michael E. Sykuta
University of Missouri and University of Missouri at Columbia - Contracting and Organizations Research Institute (CORI)
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Trust, agricultural cooperatives, agribusinesses, farmer marketing decisions

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Contract Structure and Design in Identity Preserved Soybean Production

CORI Working Paper No. 02-01
Number of pages: 34 Posted: 05 Feb 2004
Michael E. Sykuta and Joseph Parcell
University of Missouri at Columbia - Contracting and Organizations Research Institute (CORI) and University of Missouri-Columbia
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agricultural contracting, contract design, identity preservation

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The Fallacy of 'Competition' in Agriculture

The Ethics and Economics of Agrifood Competition, Harvey S. James, Jr., ed., Springer, 2013, CORI Working Paper No. 2012-01
Number of pages: 26 Posted: 14 Feb 2012 Last Revised: 07 Apr 2013
Michael E. Sykuta
University of Missouri at Columbia - Contracting and Organizations Research Institute (CORI)
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competition, free and fair competition, ethics, agriculture

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Deregulation and Board Composition: Evidence on the Value of the Revolving Door

CORI Working Paper No. 01-01
Number of pages: 30 Posted: 19 Nov 2001
Eric Helland and Michael E. Sykuta
Claremont McKenna College - Robert Day School of Economics and Finance and University of Missouri at Columbia - Contracting and Organizations Research Institute (CORI)
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Corporate governance, deregulation, political directors

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Comment on Intellectual Property, Concentration and the Limits of Antitrust in the Biotech Seed Industry

Lewis & Clark Law School Legal Studies Research Paper No. 2010-9, George Mason Law & Economics Research Paper No. 10-24
Number of pages: 19 Posted: 15 Feb 2010 Last Revised: 08 Nov 2012
George Washington University - Law School, International Center for Law & Economics (ICLE), University of Missouri at Columbia - Contracting and Organizations Research Institute (CORI) and George Mason University - Antonin Scalia Law School, Faculty
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AMC, Antitrust Modernization Committee Report, DuPont, EPA, FDA, FTC, Frank Easterbrook, Harold Demsetz, Independent Ink, John Paul Stevens, Ken Arrow, Monsanto, Patents, Supreme Court, Timothy Muris, Transgenic, Vertical Efficiencies

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Why the New Evidence on Minimum Resale Price Maintenance Does Not Justify a Per Se or 'Quick Look' Approach

CPI Antitrust Chronicle November 2013 (1), University of Missouri School of Law Legal Studies Research Paper No. 2013-20
Number of pages: 11 Posted: 04 Dec 2013 Last Revised: 05 Dec 2013
Thomas A. Lambert and Michael E. Sykuta
University of Missouri - School of Law and University of Missouri at Columbia - Contracting and Organizations Research Institute (CORI)
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antitrust, minimum, resale, price, maintenance, RPM, Miles, rule of reason, Mckay, Leegin

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Concentration, Contracting and Competition: Problems in Using the Packers & Stockyards Act to Supplement Antitrust

The CPI Antitrust Journal, Vol. 4, No. 2, Spring 2010
Number of pages: 8 Posted: 02 May 2010
Michael E. Sykuta
University of Missouri at Columbia - Contracting and Organizations Research Institute (CORI)
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antitrust, agriculture, consolidation, contracting

Do Income Support Programs Impact Producer Hedging Decisions? Evidence from a Cross-Country Comparative

CORI Working Paper No. 2009-04
Number of pages: 32 Posted: 15 May 2009
Andrea Woolverton and Michael E. Sykuta
United Nations - Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO) and University of Missouri at Columbia - Contracting and Organizations Research Institute (CORI)
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price supports, risk management, hedging, comparative institutional analysis

Do Income Support Programs Impact Producer Hedging Decisions? Evidence from a Cross-Country Comparative

Review of Agricultural Economics, Vol. 31, No. 4, pp. 834-852, 2009
Number of pages: 19 Posted: 02 Apr 2010
Andrea Woolverton and Michael E. Sykuta
United Nations - Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO) and University of Missouri at Columbia - Contracting and Organizations Research Institute (CORI)
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risk managment, institutions, comparative, hedging, commodities, corn, South Africa, futures

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Contracting for Consistency: Hog Quality and the Use of Marketing Contracts

CORI Working Paper No. 2009-02
Number of pages: 32 Posted: 04 Apr 2009
Jongick Jang and Michael E. Sykuta
Hanshin University and University of Missouri at Columbia - Contracting and Organizations Research Institute (CORI)
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marketing contracts, contract economics, product specificity

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Cori K-Base: Data Overview

2007 Kauffman Symposium on Entrepreneurship and Innovation Data
Number of pages: 2 Posted: 28 Oct 2007
Michael E. Sykuta, Peter G. Klein and James Cutts
University of Missouri at Columbia - Contracting and Organizations Research Institute (CORI), Baylor University, Department of Entrepreneurship and University of Missouri - Columbia
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Regulating Wine by Mail

Regulation, Vol. 27, No. 3, pp. 30-36, Fall 2004
Number of pages: 7 Posted: 22 Oct 2004
Gina Riekhof and Michael E. Sykuta
Gilmore & Bell, P.C. and University of Missouri at Columbia - Contracting and Organizations Research Institute (CORI)
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Wine industry, united states, state regulation, alcohol distribution, wine distribution, interstate commerce

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Regulation and Contract Choice in the Distribution of Wine

Journal of Wine Economics, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 36 Posted: 14 Nov 2014 Last Revised: 23 Dec 2015
Michelle Santiago and Michael E. Sykuta
Murray State University and University of Missouri at Columbia - Contracting and Organizations Research Institute (CORI)
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wine distribution, regulation, direct shipment, franchise laws

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Property Right and Organizational Characteristics of Producer-Owned Firms and Organizational Trust

Annals of Public & Cooperative Economics, Vol. 76, No. 4, pp. 545-580, December 2005
Number of pages: 36 Posted: 03 Feb 2006
Harvey S. James Jr. and Michael E. Sykuta
University of Missouri and University of Missouri at Columbia - Contracting and Organizations Research Institute (CORI)
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Ronald H. Coase

Elgar Companion to Transaction Cost Economics , Klein, Peter G., and Michael E. Sykuta, eds., Cheltenham, U.K.: Edward Elgar, 2010
Number of pages: 15 Posted: 03 Sep 2013
Michael E. Sykuta
University of Missouri at Columbia - Contracting and Organizations Research Institute (CORI)
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Coase, Transaction Cost Economics

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Unilateral vs. Bilateral Incentives: Evidence from the U.S. Pork Industry

Number of pages: 35 Posted: 16 May 2010
University of Missouri at Columbia - Contracting and Organizations Research Institute (CORI), University of Missouri at Columbia - Department of Economics, Missouri Public Service Commission and Hanshin University
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Long-Term Contracts, Incentive Effects, Price Discovery Costs, MGARCH Model

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The Effect of Franchising on Establishment Performance in the U.S. Restaurant Industry

US Census Bureau Center for Economic Studies Paper No. CES-WP- 16-54
Number of pages: 24 Posted: 15 Dec 2016 Last Revised: 11 Apr 2017
Matthew Sveum and Michael E. Sykuta
University of Missouri - Department of Agricultural and Applied Economics and University of Missouri at Columbia - Contracting and Organizations Research Institute (CORI)
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Franchising, restaurants, data envelopment analysis, efficiency