George S. Geis

University of Virginia School of Law

580 Massie Road

Charlottesville, VA 22903

United States

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Scholarly Papers (15)

1.

Business Outsourcing and the Agency Cost Problem

Notre Dame Law Review, Vol. 82, No. 3, 2007
Number of pages: 46 Posted: 09 Aug 2006 Last Revised: 23 Jun 2010
George S. Geis
University of Virginia School of Law
Downloads 986 (15,475)
Citation 2

Abstract:

Business Outsourcing, Contracts, Agency Costs, Theory of the Firm, Corporate Law, Alliances and Partnerships, International Trade

2.

Empirically Assessing Hadley v. Baxendale

U of Alabama Public Law Research Paper No. 06-10
Number of pages: 54 Posted: 11 Nov 2004
George S. Geis
University of Virginia School of Law
Downloads 367 (60,592)

Abstract:

Contract theory, law and economics, empirical analysis, subjective valuation

3.

Internal Poison Pills

New York University Law Review, Forthcoming, Virginia Law and Economics Research Paper No. 2009-02
Number of pages: 51 Posted: 11 Sep 2009 Last Revised: 13 Oct 2009
George S. Geis
University of Virginia School of Law
Downloads 273 (86,431)
Citation 1

Abstract:

freezeout mergers, appraisal rights, poison pill, takeover defenses

4.

An Embedded Options Theory of Indefinite Contracts

Minnesota Law Review, Vol. 90, 2006
Number of pages: 50 Posted: 12 Oct 2005 Last Revised: 19 Aug 2009
George S. Geis
University of Virginia School of Law
Downloads 256 (92,478)
Citation 4

Abstract:

contract theory, law and economics, option theory, indefiniteness doctrine, incomplete contracts

5.

An Appraisal Puzzle

Northwestern University Law Review, 2011, Virginia Law and Economics Research Paper No. 2010-10
Number of pages: 44 Posted: 10 Oct 2010
George S. Geis
University of Virginia School of Law
Downloads 174 (129,268)

Abstract:

appraisal rights

6.

Economics as Context for Contract Law

University of Chicago Law Review, Vol. 75, No. 1, 2008
Number of pages: 32 Posted: 24 Sep 2008
George S. Geis
University of Virginia School of Law
Downloads 134 (164,938)
Citation 1

Abstract:

contract law, economic analysis

7.

Can Independent Blockholding Really Play Much of a Role in Indian Corporate Governance?

Corporate Governance Law Review, Vol. 3, No. 3, 2007
Number of pages: 30 Posted: 25 Sep 2008
George S. Geis
University of Virginia School of Law
Downloads 127 (171,659)

Abstract:

India, corporate governance, blockholding, empirical analysis

8.

The Space between Markets and Hierarchies

Virginia Law Review, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 48 Posted: 25 Sep 2008
George S. Geis
University of Virginia School of Law
Downloads 113 (191,548)
Citation 2

Abstract:

business outsourcing, theory of the firm, agency cost problem

9.

An Empirical Examination of Business Outsourcing Transactions

Virginia Law Review, Forthcoming, Virginia Law and Economics Research Paper No. 2009-08
Number of pages: 53 Posted: 20 Sep 2009 Last Revised: 09 Oct 2009
George S. Geis
University of Virginia School of Law
Downloads 102 (204,271)
Citation 1

Abstract:

business outsourcing, empirical analysis, organizational contracting, theory of the firm

10.

Automating Contract Law

New York University Law Review, Vol. 83, No. 2, 2008
Number of pages: 51 Posted: 24 Sep 2008
George S. Geis
University of Virginia School of Law
Downloads 72 (237,763)
Citation 3

Abstract:

contract law, empirical analysis, knowledge management

11.

Shareholder Derivative Litigation and the Preclusion Problem

Virginia Law Review, Vol. 100, No. 2, April 2014, Virginia Law and Economics Research Paper No. 2014-13
Number of pages: 53 Posted: 02 Sep 2014
George S. Geis
University of Virginia School of Law
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12.

Gift Promises and the Edge of Contract Law

Virginia Law and Economics Research Paper No. 2014-12
Number of pages: 27 Posted: 02 Sep 2014
George S. Geis
University of Virginia School of Law
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13.

Broadcast Contracting

Virginia Law and Economics Research Paper No. 2011-06
Number of pages: 52 Posted: 13 Sep 2011 Last Revised: 13 Oct 2011
George S. Geis
University of Virginia School of Law
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14.

Ex-Ante Corporate Governance

The Journal of Corporation Law Vol. 41:3, Virginia Law and Economics Research Paper No. 2016-11
Number of pages: 38 Posted: 02 Sep 2016
George S. Geis
University of Virginia School of Law
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Abstract:

corporations, corporate law, corporate governance, bylaws, shareholder

15.

An Experiment in the Optimal Precision of Contract Default Rules

Tulane Law Review, Vol. 80, 2006
Posted: 17 Aug 2006 Last Revised: 23 Jun 2010
George S. Geis
University of Virginia School of Law

Abstract:

contract theory, law and economics, empirical analysis, valuation