Aaron S. Edlin

University of California at Berkeley

Professor

Dept of Economics 549 Evans Hall #3880

Berkeley, CA 94720

United States

National Bureau of Economic Research (NBER)

1050 Massachusetts Avenue

Cambridge, MA 02138

United States

SCHOLARLY PAPERS

31

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Scholarly Papers (31)

1.

Rules for Growth: Promoting Innovation and Growth Through Legal Reform

Yale Law & Economics Research Paper No. 426, Stanford Law and Economics Olin Working Paper No. 410, UC Berkeley Public Law Research Paper No. 1757982
Number of pages: 513 Posted: 08 Feb 2011 Last Revised: 20 Feb 2014
Council on Foreign Relations (CFR) - Council on Foreign Relations- Washington D.C., Harvard University, George Mason University - Antonin Scalia Law School, Faculty, Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Human Dynamics Group, Arizona State University (ASU), University of California, Berkeley - School of Law, University of California at Berkeley, Notre Dame Law School, Stanford Law School, Vermont Law School, USC Law School and Department of Economics, Stanford Law School, University of San Diego School of Law, Yale University - Law School, University of Illinois College of Law (deceased), Columbia University - Law School, Yale University - Law School, Harvard Law School, Columbia University - Law School, Brooklyn Law School, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign - Graduate School of Library and Information Science, Ewing Marion Kauffman Foundation, American Enterprise Institute and affiliation not provided to SSRN
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Citation 3

Abstract:

entrepreneurship, policy, growth, rules, innovation, immigration, intellectual property, ip, university, business, federal, national, patent

2.

Market-Based Transfer Prices and Intracompany Discounts

Number of pages: 32 Posted: 22 Mar 1999
New York University (NYU) - Department of Accounting, University of California at Berkeley and Stanford University - Stanford Graduate School of Business
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3.

Activating Actavis

Antitrust Magazine, Fall 2013, at 16, Columbia Law and Economics Working Paper No. 457
Number of pages: 8 Posted: 30 Aug 2013 Last Revised: 30 Dec 2013
University of California at Berkeley, New York University School of Law, University of Pennsylvania and University of California, Berkeley - Haas School of Business
Downloads 623 (20,913)

Abstract:

antitrust, drugs, FTC, Hatch-Waxman, innovation, patent, Paragraph IV, pay for delay, pharmaceuticals, regulation, reverse payment, settlement

4.

Optimal Penalties in Contracts

Chicago-Kent Law Review, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 29 Posted: 12 Dec 2002
Aaron S. Edlin and Alan Schwartz
University of California at Berkeley and Yale Law School
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Citation 17

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5.

Contract Renegotiation and Options in Agency Problems

Number of pages: 35 Posted: 26 Dec 1998
Aaron S. Edlin and Benjamin E. Hermalin
University of California at Berkeley and University of California, Berkeley
Downloads 565 (37,963)
Citation 26

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6.

Stopping Above-Cost Predatory Pricing

UC Berkeley Public Law Research Paper No. 57
Number of pages: 41 Posted: 07 May 2001
Aaron S. Edlin
University of California at Berkeley
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Citation 26

Contract Renegotiation in Agency Problems

Number of pages: 37 Posted: 22 May 1997
Aaron S. Edlin and Benjamin E. Hermalin
University of California at Berkeley and University of California, Berkeley
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Citation 26

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Contract Renegotiation in Agency Problems

NBER Working Paper No. w6086
Number of pages: 35 Posted: 04 Aug 2000
Aaron S. Edlin and Benjamin E. Hermalin
University of California at Berkeley and University of California, Berkeley
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Citation 26

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The American Airlines Case: A Chance to Clarify Predation Policy

UC Berkeley Competition Policy Center Working Paper No. CPC02-33
Number of pages: 39 Posted: 22 Mar 2004
Aaron S. Edlin and Joseph Farrell
University of California at Berkeley and University of California, Berkeley - Department of Economics
Downloads 398 (44,237)
Citation 12

Abstract:

antitrust, predation, airlines, entry, competition

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Cartels by Another Name: Should Licensed Occupations Face Antitrust Scrutiny?

University of Pennsylvania Law Review, Forthcoming, UC Berkeley Public Law Research Paper No. 2384948, Vanderbilt Law and Economics Research Paper No. 14-17
Number of pages: 58 Posted: 26 Jan 2014 Last Revised: 02 Apr 2014
Aaron S. Edlin and Rebecca Haw Allensworth
University of California at Berkeley and Vanderbilt University School of Law
Downloads 290 (65,738)

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Freedom to Trade and the Competitive Process

UC Berkeley Public Law Research Paper No. 1761581
Number of pages: 10 Posted: 15 Feb 2011
Aaron S. Edlin and Joseph Farrell
University of California at Berkeley and University of California, Berkeley - Department of Economics
Downloads 251 (99,751)

Abstract:

Antitrust, Industrial Organization, Competition Policy, Law and Economics, Trade Regulation, Trade Restraints, Monopoly

Freedom to Trade and the Competitive Process

NBER Working Paper No. w16818
Number of pages: 11 Posted: 28 Feb 2011
Aaron S. Edlin and Joseph Farrell
University of California at Berkeley and University of California, Berkeley - Department of Economics
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Citation 6

The Accident Externality from Driving

UC Berkeley Public Law Research Paper No. 130
Number of pages: 38 Posted: 22 Jul 2003
Aaron S. Edlin and Pinar Karaca-Mandic
University of California at Berkeley and RAND Corporation
Downloads 259 (96,477)
Citation 6

Abstract:

insurance, auto accidents, externalities

The Accident Externality from Driving

Journal of Political Economy, Vol. 114, pp. 931-955, October 2006
Posted: 01 Nov 2006
Aaron S. Edlin and Pinar Karaca-Mandic
University of California at Berkeley and RAND Corporation

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12.

Exclusive or Efficient Pricing? The Big Deal Bundling of Academic Journals

Antitrust Law Journal, Vol. 72, No. 1, 2004
Number of pages: 39 Posted: 30 Oct 2004
Aaron S. Edlin and Daniel L. Rubinfeld
University of California at Berkeley and University of California at Berkeley - School of Law
Downloads 249 (74,474)
Citation 6

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Exclusive dealing, exclusion, bundling, barriers to entry, publishing

13.

Breach Remedies

The New Palgrave Dictionary of Economics and the Law; Macmillan Press, London.
Number of pages: 18 Posted: 15 May 1998
Aaron S. Edlin
University of California at Berkeley
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Citation 59

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Citation 9

Due Care

The New Palgrave Dictionary of Economics and the Law (Peter Newman, Ed.), Macmillan Press, London, 1998
Number of pages: 20 Posted: 29 Jun 1998
Aaron S. Edlin
University of California at Berkeley
Downloads 142 (170,624)
Citation 9

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Due Care

Number of pages: 20 Posted: 29 Jun 1998
Aaron S. Edlin
University of California at Berkeley
Downloads 75 (268,517)
Citation 9

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15.

The Actavis Inference: Theory and Practice

Columbia Public Law Research Paper No. 14-459
Number of pages: 51 Posted: 07 Feb 2015 Last Revised: 04 Oct 2015
University of California at Berkeley, New York University School of Law, University of Pennsylvania and University of California, Berkeley - Haas School of Business
Downloads 193 (86,007)

Abstract:

Actavis, antitrust, drugs, FTC, Hatch-Waxman, innovation, patent, Paragraph IV, pay for delay, pharmaceuticals, regulation, reverse payment, settlement

16.

Actavis and Error Costs: A Reply to Critics

The Antitrust Source, October 2014
Number of pages: 8 Posted: 13 Jun 2014 Last Revised: 27 Oct 2014
University of California at Berkeley, New York University School of Law, University of Pennsylvania and University of California, Berkeley - Haas School of Business
Downloads 183 (110,178)

Abstract:

antitrust, drugs, FTC, Hatch-Waxman, innovation, patent, Paragraph IV, pay for delay, pharmaceuticals, regulation, reverse payment, settlement

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Citation 11

Per Mile Premiums for Auto Insurance

NBER Working Paper No. 6934
Number of pages: 69 Posted: 08 Feb 1999
Aaron S. Edlin
University of California at Berkeley
Downloads 139 (173,599)
Citation 11

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Per-Mile Premiums for Auto Insurance

NBER Working Paper No. w6934
Number of pages: 55 Posted: 19 Jul 2000
Aaron S. Edlin
University of California at Berkeley
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Citation 11

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Affirmative Action and Stereotypes in Higher Education Admissions

UC Berkeley Public Law Research Paper No. 2512584
Number of pages: 32 Posted: 21 Oct 2014 Last Revised: 07 Aug 2015
Prasad Krishnamurthy and Aaron S. Edlin
U.C. Berkeley School of Law and University of California at Berkeley
Downloads 94 (232,794)

Abstract:

affirmative action, stereotypes, education, admission policy

Affirmative Action and Stereotypes in Higher Education Admissions

NBER Working Paper No. w20629
Number of pages: 33 Posted: 27 Oct 2014
Prasad Krishnamurthy and Aaron S. Edlin
U.C. Berkeley School of Law and University of California at Berkeley
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2016 Professor's Update to Antitrust Analysis: Problems, Text, and Cases

Number of pages: 10 Posted: 03 Nov 2014 Last Revised: 03 Aug 2016
Harvard University, Harvard Law School, University of California at Berkeley and New York University School of Law
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20.

Discouraging Rivals: Managerial Rent-Seeking and Economic Inefficiencies

NBER Working Paper No. w4145
Number of pages: 12 Posted: 23 Jan 2002
Aaron S. Edlin and Joseph E. Stiglitz
University of California at Berkeley and Columbia Business School - Finance and Economics
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Citation 27

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Holdups, Standard Breach Remedies, and Optimal Investment

NBER Working Paper No. w5007
Number of pages: 43 Posted: 06 Sep 2000
Aaron S. Edlin and Stefan J. Reichelstein
University of California at Berkeley and Stanford University - Stanford Graduate School of Business
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Citation 101

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Holdups, Standard Breach Remedies, and Optimal Investment

Posted: 25 Jun 1998
Aaron S. Edlin and Stefan J. Reichelstein
University of California at Berkeley and Stanford University - Stanford Graduate School of Business

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Voting as a Rational Choice: Why and How People Vote to Improve the Well-Being of Others

NBER Working Paper No. w13562
Number of pages: 22 Posted: 31 Oct 2007
Aaron S. Edlin, Andrew Gelman and Noah Kaplan
University of California at Berkeley, Columbia University - Department of Statistics and Department of Political Science and University of Houston - Department of Political Science
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Citation 13

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Mixed Equilibria in Games of Strategic Complements Are Unstable

UC Berkeley Competition Policy Center Working Paper No. CPC02-27
Number of pages: 23 Posted: 16 Feb 2004
Federico Echenique and Aaron S. Edlin
California Institute of Technology - Division of the Humanities and Social Sciences and University of California at Berkeley
Downloads 41 (361,823)
Citation 16

Abstract:

Mmixed-strategy equilibrium, learning, supermodular games, strategic complementarities, equilibrium selection

Mixed Equilibria in Games of Strategic Complements Are Unstable

Journal of Economic Theory, Vol. 118, No. 1, pp. 61-79, September 2004
Posted: 14 Apr 2005
Federico Echenique and Aaron S. Edlin
California Institute of Technology - Division of the Humanities and Social Sciences and University of California at Berkeley

Abstract:

Mmixed-strategy equilibrium, learning, supermodular games, strategic complementarities, equilibrium selection

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NC Dental Antitrust Professors Amicus Brief

Number of pages: 44 Posted: 14 Aug 2014
Vanderbilt University School of Law, Harvard Law School and University of California at Berkeley
Downloads 32 (318,438)

Abstract:

antitrust, state action, immunity, dental, Midcal, Parker, Goldfarb

25.

The Implicit Taxes from College Financial Aid

NBER Working Paper No. w5316
Number of pages: 38 Posted: 19 Jun 2000
Andrew R. Dick and Aaron S. Edlin
Government of the United States of America - Economic Analysis Group and University of California at Berkeley
Downloads 30 (372,226)
Citation 7

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What is the Probability Your Vote Will Make a Difference?

NBER Working Paper No. w15220
Number of pages: 12 Posted: 18 Aug 2009
Andrew Gelman, Nate Silver and Aaron S. Edlin
Columbia University - Department of Statistics and Department of Political Science, affiliation not provided to SSRN and University of California at Berkeley
Downloads 27 (420,275)
Citation 3

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What is the Probability Your Vote Will Make a Difference?

Economic Inquiry, Vol. 50, Issue 2, pp. 321-326, 2012
Number of pages: 6 Posted: 19 Apr 2012
Andrew Gelman, Nate Silver and Aaron S. Edlin
Columbia University - Department of Statistics and Department of Political Science, affiliation not provided to SSRN and University of California at Berkeley
Downloads 1 (572,403)
Citation 3

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Cadillac Contracts and Up-Front Payments: Efficient Investment Under Expectation Damages

NBER Working Paper No. w4915
Number of pages: 36 Posted: 05 Aug 2000
Aaron S. Edlin
University of California at Berkeley
Downloads 27 (420,275)
Citation 16

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Cadillac Contracts and Up-Front Payments: Efficient Investment Under Expectation Damages

Journal of Law, Economics, and Organization, Vol. 12, No. 1, 1996.
Posted: 19 Jun 1998
Aaron S. Edlin
University of California at Berkeley

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Hunting Unicorns? Experimental Evidence on Predatory Pricing Policies

University of Zurich, Department of Economics, Working Paper No. 258
Number of pages: 67 Posted: 07 Jul 2017
University of California at Berkeley, University of Basel, University of Zurich - Department of Economics and University of Lausanne
Downloads 0 (454,656)

Abstract:

predatory pricing, entry deterrence, firm strategy, antitrust law, experiment

29.

Strict Single Crossing and the Spence-Mirrlees Condition: A Comment on Monotone Comparative Statics

Econometrica
Posted: 23 Sep 1998
Aaron S. Edlin and Chris Shannon
University of California at Berkeley and University of California, Berkeley - Department of Economics

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Strict Monotonicity in Comparative Statics

Journal of Economic Theory
Posted: 12 Aug 1998
Aaron S. Edlin and Chris Shannon
University of California at Berkeley and University of California, Berkeley - Department of Economics

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Do Guaranteed-Low-Price Policies Guarantee High Prices, and Can Antitrust Rise to the Challenge?

Harvard Law Review, Vol. 111, No. 2, December 1997
Posted: 15 May 1998
Aaron S. Edlin
University of California at Berkeley

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Do Guaranteed-Low-Price Policies Guarantee High Prices and Can Antitrust Rise to the Challenge?

Posted: 20 Jan 1998
Aaron S. Edlin
University of California at Berkeley

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