Álvaro E. Bustos

Pontificia Universidad Catolica de Chile

Associate Professor

Vicuna Mackena 4860. Macul

Santiago

Chile

http://https://sites.google.com/site/20bustos13/

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Scholarly Papers (15)

1.

Monopoly Regulation, Chilean Style: The Efficient-Firm Standard in Theory and Practice

CEA Working Paper No. 180
Number of pages: 36 Posted: 07 Mar 2004
Álvaro E. Bustos and Alexander Galetovic
Pontificia Universidad Catolica de Chile and Universidad de los Andes
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Chile, depreciation, electricity, price cap, rate-of-return regulation, sustainability condition, telecoms, water

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Could Higher Taxes Increase the Long-Run Demand for Capital?: Theory and Evidence for Chile

Yale University Economic Growth Center Discussion Paper No. 858
Number of pages: 30 Posted: 22 Jul 2003
Yale University - Department of Economics, Pontificia Universidad Catolica de Chile and Universidad de los Andes
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Adjustment Costs, Corporate Veil, Demand for Capital, Depreciation Allowances, User Cost of Capital

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The Unexpected Effects of Caps on Non-Economic Damages

Northwestern Law & Econ Research Paper No. 08-09, U of Texas Law, Law and Econ Research Paper No. 139
Number of pages: 15 Posted: 12 May 2008 Last Revised: 19 Nov 2010
Ronen Avraham and Álvaro E. Bustos
Tel Aviv University - Tel Aviv University, Buchmann Faculty of Law and Pontificia Universidad Catolica de Chile
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tort reform, caps on damages, length of dispute resolution

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The Effects of Audit Firms Rotation: An Event Study in Chile

Number of pages: 39 Posted: 12 Jan 2015 Last Revised: 29 Jul 2016
Antonio Aninat, Álvaro E. Bustos and Julio Riutort
Pontifical Catholic University of Chile, Pontificia Universidad Catolica de Chile and Universidad Adolfo Ibáñez
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Audit, Auditing, Audit firm, mandatory rotation rule, event study

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Vertical Integration and Sabotage with a Regulated Bottleneck Monopoly

Centro de Economía de la Empresa Working Paper No. 9
Number of pages: 46 Posted: 11 Mar 2008
Álvaro E. Bustos and Alexander Galetovic
Pontificia Universidad Catolica de Chile and Universidad de los Andes
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bottleneck monopoly, sabotage, vertical integration, free entry, welfare

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Litigation and the Optimal Combination of Vague and Precise Clauses in Contracts

Northwestern Law & Econ Research Paper No. 08-11
Number of pages: 30 Posted: 30 Jun 2008
Álvaro E. Bustos
Pontificia Universidad Catolica de Chile
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Optimal Combination of Clauses, Vague and Precise Clauses, Writing and Enforcement Costs, Litigation

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A Dynamic Theory of Common Law Courts

Northwestern Law & Econ Research Paper No. 08-12
Number of pages: 57 Posted: 11 Sep 2006 Last Revised: 02 Jul 2008
Álvaro E. Bustos
Pontificia Universidad Catolica de Chile
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Myopic Courts, Forward-Looking Courts, Optimal Enforcement Strategies, Optimal Frequency of Trials, Legal Standard

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Strategic Judicial Preference Revelation

Number of pages: 43 Posted: 23 Mar 2012
Álvaro E. Bustos and Tonja Jacobi
Pontificia Universidad Catolica de Chile and Northwestern University - Pritzker School of Law
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A Theory of Judicial Retirement

Northwestern Public Law Research Paper No. 14-33
Number of pages: 44 Posted: 13 Jun 2014 Last Revised: 06 Jul 2014
Álvaro E. Bustos and Tonja Jacobi
Pontificia Universidad Catolica de Chile and Northwestern University - Pritzker School of Law
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Probability of Retirement, Supreme Court, Median Ideology, Judicial Ideology

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Explaining Difference in the Quantity of Supreme Court Revisions: A Model for Judicial Uniformity

Number of pages: 46 Posted: 16 Dec 2016
Pablo Bravo-Hurtado and Álvaro E. Bustos
Maastricht University, Faculty of Law, Students and Pontificia Universidad Catolica de Chile
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Supreme court caseload, Common law vs civil law, Legal uniformity

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Judicial Choice Among Cases for Certiorari

Number of pages: 50 Posted: 16 Dec 2016 Last Revised: 24 Dec 2016
Álvaro E. Bustos and Tonja Jacobi
Pontificia Universidad Catolica de Chile and Northwestern University - Pritzker School of Law
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Cert, distribution of judicial ideologies, distribution of judicial cases, Supreme Court

12.

Authorial Control of the Supreme Court

Northwestern Law & Econ Research Paper No. 17-12
Number of pages: 84 Posted: 09 Oct 2017
Álvaro E. Bustos and Emerson H. Tiller
Pontificia Universidad Catolica de Chile and Northwestern University - Pritzker School of Law
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Judicial Reputation, Supreme Court, Authorial Control, Chief Justice

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Communicating Judicial Retirement

Northwestern Public Law Research Paper No. 14-32
Number of pages: 50 Posted: 13 Jun 2014 Last Revised: 06 Jul 2014
Álvaro E. Bustos and Tonja Jacobi
Pontificia Universidad Catolica de Chile and Northwestern University - Pritzker School of Law
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Retirement, Supreme Court, Costless Signaling

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Market Separation, Negative Consumption Externalities and Capacity Constraints

Number of pages: 97 Posted: 04 Feb 2014
Álvaro E. Bustos
Pontificia Universidad Catolica de Chile
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Optimal prices, welfare analysis, capacity constraints, negative consumption externality, market separation.

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The Unexpected Effect of Tort Reform: Do Caps Delay Settlements?

2nd Annual Conference on Empirical Legal Studies Paper
Number of pages: 44 Posted: 02 Jul 2007
Álvaro E. Bustos and Ronen Avraham
Pontificia Universidad Catolica de Chile and Tel Aviv University - Tel Aviv University, Buchmann Faculty of Law
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Torts, Medical Malpractice, Tort Reform, Damages, Empirical Work, Settlements, Negotiation, Asymmetrical Information