John William Hatfield

University of Texas at Austin

Associate Professor

Austin, TX 78712

United States

SCHOLARLY PAPERS

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Scholarly Papers (15)

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
Downloads 1,115 (10,758)

Abstract:

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.

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
Downloads 638 (27,036)

Abstract:

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

3.

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: 10 Apr 2017
John William Hatfield, Fuhito Kojima and Scott Duke Kominers
University of Texas at Austin, Harvard University - Department of Economics and Harvard University
Downloads 242 (27,509)
Citation 1

Abstract:

Strategy-proofness, Investment efficiency, Providing marginal rewards, Vickrey-Clarke-Groves mechanisms, Mechanism design

4.

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
Downloads 219 (114,269)
Citation 6

Abstract:

public policy, taxation

5.

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
Downloads 206 (73,378)

Abstract:

Coase Theorem, transaction costs, private ordering, efficiency, liability rules, property rules, remedies, reasonable use

6.

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 and Cowles Foundation
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Abstract:

Matching, School Choice, School Competition, Stability, Efficiency

7.

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
Downloads 136 (169,035)
Citation 1

Abstract:

auctions, economic theory, microeconomics

8.

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
Downloads 114 (156,912)

Abstract:

market design, matching, history of decentralized clearinghouses

9.

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 and Cowles Foundation
Downloads 114 (188,129)
Citation 1

Abstract:

many-to-many two-sided matching, stability, pareto efficiency, monotonicity, strategy-proofness, max-min preferences

10.

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
Downloads 95 (179,163)

Abstract:

Empty Voting, Hidden/Morphable Ownership, Corporate Governance, Shareholder Voting

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
Downloads 86 (227,900)

Abstract:

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
Downloads 66 (266,179)
Citation 1

Abstract:

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
Downloads 38 (318,965)
Citation 1

Abstract:

Local tax deduction, Fiscal federalism, Fiscal externality, Public good provision

14.

A Political Economy Theory of Partial Decentralization

NBER Working Paper No. w14628
Number of pages: 44 Posted: 15 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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15.

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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Abstract:

price controls, non-price competition, quality, non-existence, matching, assignment