John William Hatfield

University of Texas at Austin

Associate Professor

Austin, TX 78712

United States

SCHOLARLY PAPERS

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Scholarly Papers (21)

1.

On Derivatives Markets and Social Welfare: A Theory of Empty Voting and Hidden Ownership

Virginia Law Review, Vol. 99, No. 1103, 2013, Rock Center for Corporate Governance at Stanford University Working Paper No. 122, Becker Friedman Institute for Research in Economics Working Paper No. 2012-11, Stanford Law and Economics Olin Working Paper No. 433
Number of pages: 66 Posted: 23 Aug 2012 Last Revised: 16 Oct 2015
Jordan M. Barry, John William Hatfield and Scott Duke Kominers
University of San Diego School of Law, University of Texas at Austin and Harvard University
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derivatives, disclosure, empty voting, hidden ownership, morphable ownership, corporate governance, shareholder rights and obligations, financial markets, securities laws, law and economics, competitive equilibrium, core outcome, corporate voting, shareholder voting, regulatory arbitrage, securities

2.

Strategy-Proofness, Investment Efficiency, and Marginal Returns: An Equivalence

Becker Friedman Institute for Research in Economics Working Paper
Number of pages: 114 Posted: 05 Jan 2015 Last Revised: 05 May 2018
John William Hatfield, Fuhito Kojima and Scott Duke Kominers
University of Texas at Austin, Harvard University - Department of Economics and Harvard University
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Strategy-proofness, Investment efficiency, Providing marginal rewards, Vickrey-Clarke-Groves mechanisms, Mechanism design

3.

Pills and Partisans: Understanding Takeover Defenses

160 University of Pennsylvania Law Review 633 (2012), Stanford Law and Economics Olin Working Paper No. 407, Rock Center for Corporate Governance at Stanford University Working Paper No. 98
Number of pages: 64 Posted: 03 Mar 2011 Last Revised: 20 Jul 2015
Jordan M. Barry and John William Hatfield
University of San Diego School of Law and University of Texas at Austin
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law and economics, takeovers, takeover defenses, corporate governance, imperfect information, adverse selection, agency theory, market for corporate control, poison pill, securities regulation, regulatory competition, economic federalism, directors, shareholders, managers

4.

Coasean Keep-Away: Voluntary Transaction Costs

San Diego Legal Studies Paper No. 14-149
Number of pages: 67 Posted: 04 Mar 2014
Jordan M. Barry, John William Hatfield and Scott Duke Kominers
University of San Diego School of Law, University of Texas at Austin and Harvard University
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Coase Theorem, transaction costs, private ordering, efficiency, liability rules, property rules, remedies, reasonable use

5.

Improving Schools Through School Choice: A Market Design Approach

Journal of Economic Theory, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 82 Posted: 14 Jan 2012 Last Revised: 28 Jul 2016
John William Hatfield, Fuhito Kojima and Yusuke Narita
University of Texas at Austin, Harvard University - Department of Economics and Yale University - Department of Economics
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Matching, School Choice, School Competition, Stability, Efficiency

6.

Federalism, Taxation, and Economic Growth

Stanford University Graduate School of Business Research Paper No. 1929
Number of pages: 42 Posted: 10 May 2006
John William Hatfield
University of Texas at Austin
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public policy, taxation

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The Design of Debt Clearing Markets: Clearinghouse Mechanisms in Pre-Industrial Europe

Number of pages: 63 Posted: 02 Dec 2012 Last Revised: 21 Aug 2014
Lars Boerner and John William Hatfield
London School of Economics & Political Science (LSE) - Department of Economic History and University of Texas at Austin
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market design, matching, history of decentralized clearinghouses

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Shareholder Decisionmaking in the Presence of Empty Voting and Hidden Ownership

San Diego Legal Studies Paper No. 14-161
Number of pages: 42 Posted: 08 Jun 2014 Last Revised: 06 Aug 2014
Jordan M. Barry, John William Hatfield and Scott Duke Kominers
University of San Diego School of Law, University of Texas at Austin and Harvard University
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Empty Voting, Hidden/Morphable Ownership, Corporate Governance, Shareholder Voting

9.

Matching in Networks with Bilateral Contracts

Stanford University Graduate School of Business Research Paper No. 2050
Number of pages: 42 Posted: 24 Mar 2010
John William Hatfield and Scott Duke Kominers
University of Texas at Austin and Harvard University
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auctions, economic theory, microeconomics

10.

Many-to-Many Matching with Max-Min Preferences

Number of pages: 8 Posted: 18 Jan 2012 Last Revised: 19 Jan 2012
John William Hatfield, Fuhito Kojima and Yusuke Narita
University of Texas at Austin, Harvard University - Department of Economics and Yale University - Department of Economics
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many-to-many two-sided matching, stability, pareto efficiency, monotonicity, strategy-proofness, max-min preferences

11.

Federal Competition and Economic Growth

Stanford University Graduate School of Business Research Paper No. 2038, Rock Center for Corporate Governance at Stanford University Working Paper No. 63
Number of pages: 39 Posted: 06 Oct 2009
John William Hatfield and Katrina Kosec
University of Texas at Austin and Stanford University
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Economic Development, Public Policy

12.

The Economics of Debt Clearing Mechanisms

Number of pages: 39 Posted: 02 Oct 2010
Lars Boerner and John William Hatfield
London School of Economics & Political Science (LSE) - Department of Economic History and University of Texas at Austin
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market design, matching, history of decentralized clearinghouses

13.

Revenue Decentralization, the Local Income Tax Deduction, and the Provision of Public Goods

National Tax Journal, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 42 Posted: 19 Dec 2012 Last Revised: 28 Jan 2013
John William Hatfield
University of Texas at Austin
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Local tax deduction, Fiscal federalism, Fiscal externality, Public good provision

14.

Price Controls, Non-Price Quality Competition, and the Nonexistence of Competitive Equilibrium

Number of pages: 70 Posted: 02 Sep 2015
John William Hatfield, Charles R. Plott and Tomomi Tanaka
University of Texas at Austin, California Institute of Technology - Division of the Humanities and Social Sciences and The World Bank
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price controls, non-price competition, quality, non-existence, matching, assignment

15.

Full Substitutability

Harvard Business School Entrepreneurial Management Working Paper No. 19-016, Stanford University Graduate School of Business Research Paper No. 18-40
Number of pages: 62 Posted: 31 Aug 2018
University of Texas at Austin, Harvard University, University of Melbourne, Stanford Graduate School of Business and University of Cologne - Faculty of Management, Economics and Social Sciences
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Existence of Equilibrium in Large Matching Markets With Complementarities

Number of pages: 57 Posted: 10 Nov 2018
Eduardo M. Azevedo and John William Hatfield
University of Pennsylvania - The Wharton School and University of Texas at Austin
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Matching With Contracts, Stability, Core, Competitive Equilibrium, Large Markets

17.

A Political Economy Theory of Partial Decentralization

NBER Working Paper No. w14628
Number of pages: 44 Posted: 15 Jan 2009 Last Revised: 30 Jan 2009
John William Hatfield and Gerard PadrĂ³ i Miquel
University of Texas at Austin and London School of Economics & Political Science (LSE)
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Chain Stability in Trading Networks

Number of pages: 20 Posted: 30 May 2018
University of Texas at Austin, Harvard University, University of St. Andrews - School of Economics and Finance, Stanford Graduate School of Business and University of Cologne - Faculty of Management, Economics and Social Sciences
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Matching, Stability, Networks, Substitutability

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Stability, Strategy-Proofness, and Cumulative Offer Mechanisms

Number of pages: 45 Posted: 12 Feb 2018
John William Hatfield, Scott Duke Kominers and Alexander Westkamp
University of Texas at Austin, Harvard University and University of Cologne - Faculty of Management, Economics and Social Sciences
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Matching with contracts, Stability, Strategy-proofness, Substitutability, Size monotonicity, Cumulative offer mechanism

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Online Appendix to 'Stability, Strategy-Proofness, and Cumulative Offer Mechanisms'

Number of pages: 41 Posted: 19 Feb 2018
John William Hatfield, Scott Duke Kominers and Alexander Westkamp
University of Texas at Austin, Harvard University and University of Cologne - Faculty of Management, Economics and Social Sciences
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Matching with contracts, Stability, Strategy-proofness, Substitutability, Size monotonicity, Cumulative offer mechanism

21.

Collusion in Markets with Syndication

Harvard Business School Entrepreneurial Management Working Paper No. 18-009, San Diego Legal Studies Paper No. 18-349
Posted: 26 Jul 2017 Last Revised: 04 Jun 2018
John William Hatfield, Scott Duke Kominers, Richard Lowery and Jordan M. Barry
University of Texas at Austin, Harvard University, University of Texas-Austin and University of San Diego School of Law
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Collusion, Antitrust, IPO underwriting, Syndication, Repeated games