Richard R. W. Brooks

Yale University - Law School

Assistant Professor of Law

P.O. Box 208215

New Haven, CT 06520-8215

United States

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Trigger Happy or Gun Shy? Dissolving Common-Value Partnerships with Texas Shootouts

Harvard Law and Economics Discussion Paper No. 630
Number of pages: 59 Posted: 17 Apr 2009
Richard R. W. Brooks, Claudia M. Landeo and Kathryn E. Spier
Yale University - Law School, University of Alberta - Department of Economics and Harvard University - Law School - Faculty
Downloads 399 (55,988)
Citation 7

Abstract:

Exit Mechanisms for Joint Ownership Ventures, Texas Shootout Clauses, Buy-Sell Mechanisms, Shotgun Provisions, Russian Roulette Agreements, Put-Call Options, Cake-Cutting Rule, Bargaining with Common Values, Experiments, Ultimatum Exchange Environments with Endogenous Offer Types

Trigger Happy or Gun Shy: Dissolving Common-Value Partnerships with Texas Shootouts

Harvard Public Law Working Paper No. 09-41, CELS 2009 4th Annual Conference on Empirical Legal Studies Paper
Number of pages: 60 Posted: 10 Jul 2009 Last Revised: 09 Sep 2011
Richard R. W. Brooks, Claudia M. Landeo and Kathryn E. Spier
Yale University - Law School, University of Alberta - Department of Economics and Harvard University - Law School - Faculty
Downloads 178 (133,604)
Citation 6

Abstract:

Exit Mechanisms for Joint Ownership Ventures, Texas Shootout Clauses, Buy-Sell Mechanisms, Shotgun Provisions, Russian Roulette Agreements, Put-Call Options, Cake-Cutting Rule, Bargaining with Common Values, Experiments, Ultimatum Exchange Environments with Endogenous Offer Types

Trigger Happy or Gun Shy: Dissolving Common-Value Partnerships with Texas Shootouts

RAND Journal of Economics, Vol. 41, pp. 649-673, 2010
Posted: 09 Sep 2011 Last Revised: 10 Sep 2011
Richard R. W. Brooks, Claudia M. Landeo and Kathryn E. Spier
Yale University - Law School, University of Alberta - Department of Economics and Harvard University - Law School - Faculty

Abstract:

Exit Mechanisms for Joint Ownership Ventures, Texas Shootout Clauses, Buy-Sell Mechanisms, Shotgun Provisions, Russian Roulette Agreements, Put-Call Options, Cake-Cutting Rule, Bargaining with Common Values, Experiments, Ultimatum Exchange Environments with Endogenous Offer Categories

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Remedies On and Off Contract

Yale Law Journal, Vol. 120, p. 690, 2011, Yale Law & Economics Research Paper No. 406
Number of pages: 38 Posted: 21 Apr 2010 Last Revised: 30 Apr 2012
Richard R. W. Brooks and Alexander Stremitzer
Yale University - Law School and UCLA School of Law
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Citation 1

Abstract:

contracts, rescission, aedilitian remedies

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Trigger Happy or Gun Shy? Dissolving Common-Value Partnerships with Texas Shootouts

Yale Law & Economics Research Paper No. 298; Northwestern Law & Econ Research Paper No. 04-11
Number of pages: 28 Posted: 14 Jun 2004
Richard R. W. Brooks and Kathryn E. Spier
Yale University - Law School and Harvard University - Law School - Faculty
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Citation 7

Abstract:

Partnerships, breakup, buy-sell provisions, Texas shootout, common values, bargaining failure

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Covenants & Conventions

Northwestern Law & Econ Research Paper No. 02-8
Number of pages: 45 Posted: 25 Nov 2002
Richard R. W. Brooks
Yale University - Law School
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Simple Rules for Simple Courts: Specific Performance, Expectation Damages and Hybrid Mechanisms

Northwestern Law & Econ Research Paper No. 02-2; and USC CLEO Research Paper No. C02-5
Number of pages: 28 Posted: 09 Aug 2002
Richard R. W. Brooks
Yale University - Law School
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On and Off Contract Remedies Inducing Cooperative Investments

American Law and Economics Review (Fall 2012) 14(2): 488-516, Yale Law & Economics Research Paper No. 396
Number of pages: 29 Posted: 17 Dec 2009 Last Revised: 01 Apr 2013
Richard R. W. Brooks and Alexander Stremitzer
Yale University - Law School and UCLA School of Law
Downloads 301 (72,411)

Abstract:

breach remedies, rescission, incomplete contracts, cooperative investments

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Framing Contracts - Why Loss Framing Increases Effort

Journal of Institutional and Theoretical Economics (JITE), 2012, 168 (1): 62-82., UCLA School of Law, Law-Econ Research Paper No. 12-05, Yale Law & Economics Research Paper No. 438
Number of pages: 28 Posted: 25 Jan 2012 Last Revised: 01 Apr 2013
Richard R. W. Brooks, Alexander Stremitzer and Stephan Tontrup
Yale University - Law School, UCLA School of Law and New York University School of Law
Downloads 245 (80,013)

Abstract:

Contracts, Loss Framing, Experimental Law and Economics

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The Political and Legal Causes of Regulatory Delay in the United States: Four Case Studies of Air Pollution Permitting in the U.S. and Germany

UC Berkeley Public Law and Legal Theory Working Paper No. 99-2
Number of pages: 77 Posted: 10 Oct 1999
John P. Dwyer, Richard R. W. Brooks and Alan C. Marco
University of California, Berkeley - School of Law, Yale University - Law School and United States Patent and Trademark Office
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Beyond Ex Post Expediency - An Ex Ante View of Rescission and Restitution

Washington and Lee Law Review, Vol. 68, No. 3, p. 1171, 2011, Yale Law & Economics Research Paper 443, UCLA School of Law, Law-Econ Research Paper 12-04
Number of pages: 15 Posted: 25 Dec 2011 Last Revised: 18 Feb 2012
Richard R. W. Brooks and Alexander Stremitzer
Yale University - Law School and UCLA School of Law
Downloads 114 (179,779)

Abstract:

contracts, rescission, rejection, restitution, optional remedies

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Stretch It But Don't Break It: The Hidden Cost of Contract Framing

UCLA School of Law, Law-Econ Research Paper No. 13-22
Number of pages: 30 Posted: 13 Nov 2013 Last Revised: 27 Sep 2016
Richard R. W. Brooks, Alexander Stremitzer and Stephan Tontrup
Yale University - Law School, UCLA School of Law and New York University School of Law
Downloads 65 (163,505)

Abstract:

contracts, framing effects, loss aversion, prospect theory, expressed thresholds, worker productivity

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Reasonable Grounds Evidence Involving Sexual Violence in Darfur

35 Law and Social Inquiry 881, 2010, Book chapter in Prosecuting Sexual Violence as an International Crime: Interdisciplinary Approaches (A. de Brouwer et al. eds., Insersentia 2012), Chicago-Kent College of Law Research Paper
Number of pages: 37 Posted: 20 Sep 2012 Last Revised: 12 Jul 2013
John Hagan, Richard R. W. Brooks and Todd Haugh
Northwestern University - Department of Sociology, Yale University - Law School and Indiana University - Kelley School of Business
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Abstract:

international conflict, sexual violence, Darfur, Sudan, al-Bashir, social science, reasonable grounds

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Saving the Neighborhood: Racially Restrictive Covenants, Law, and Social Norms

Saving the Neighborhood: Racially Restrictive Covenants, Law, and Social Norms. Richard R.W. Brooks and Carol M. Rose Harvard University Press, April 2013, Yale Law School, Public Law Working Paper No. 292, Yale Law & Economics Research Paper No. 471, Arizona Legal Studies Discussion Paper No. 13-53
Posted: 31 May 2013 Last Revised: 25 Nov 2013
Carol M. Rose and Richard R. W. Brooks
University of Arizona - James E. Rogers College of Law and Yale University - Law School

Abstract:

property, racial covenants, Shelley v. Kraemer, legal norms, social norms, norms and signals, game theory

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Diversity and Discontent: The Relationship between School Desegregation and Perceptions of Racial Justice

American Law and Economics Review, Vol. 8, Issue 2, pp. 410-436, 2006
Posted: 29 Feb 2008
Richard R. W. Brooks
Yale University - Law School

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Liability and Organizational Choice: Theory and Evidence from the Oil Shipping Industry

Journal of Law and Economics, Vol. 45, No. 1, Part 1
Posted: 21 Aug 2002
Richard R. W. Brooks
Yale University - Law School

Abstract:

liability, regulation