View all papers in this subject matter classification Read more about Top Downloads

SSRN Top Downloads For
ERN: Economics of Contract: Theory (Topic)

ALL TIME TOP PAPERS for all papers in this SSRN eLibrary subject area
2 Jan 1997 through 22 Feb 2017

Rank Downloads Paper Title
1 6,165 Endogenous Commitment and Nash Equilibria in Competitive Markets with Adverse Selection
Kostas Koufopoulos
University of Warwick - Finance Group
Date posted to database: 14 Jun 2010
Last Revised: 21 Jul 2010
2 3,967 Shadow Banking and Financial Regulation
Morgan Ricks
Vanderbilt University - Law School
Date posted to database: 24 Mar 2010
Last Revised: 26 Feb 2014
3 3,957 Price Theory
E. Glen Weyl
Microsoft Research
Date posted to database: 2 Jun 2014
Last Revised: 8 Aug 2015
4 3,202 The Real Effects of Financial Constraints: Evidence from a Financial Crisis
Murillo Campello, John R. Graham and Campbell R. Harvey
Cornell University, Duke University and Duke University - Fuqua School of Business
Date posted to database: 22 Dec 2008
Last Revised: 26 Dec 2009
5 2,862 Contract as Empowerment
Robin Bradley Kar
University of Illinois College of Law
Date posted to database: 29 Mar 2016
Last Revised: 16 Jun 2016
6 2,358 Executive Compensation: A Modern Primer
Alex Edmans and Xavier Gabaix
London Business School - Institute of Finance and Accounting and Harvard University - Department of Economics
Date posted to database: 13 Mar 2015
Last Revised: 13 Aug 2016
7 2,120 The Economics of Credit Default Swaps (CDS)
Robert A. Jarrow
Cornell University - Samuel Curtis Johnson Graduate School of Management
Date posted to database: 21 Jul 2010
Last Revised: 21 Nov 2010
8 2,020 The Common European Sales Law and the CISG - Complicating or Simplifying the Legal Environment?
Nicole Kornet
Maastricht European Private Law Institute (M-EPLI)
Date posted to database: 28 Feb 2012
Last Revised: 16 Mar 2012
9 1,806 Negotiation Analysis: Between Decisions and Games
James K. Sebenius
HBS Negotiations, Organizations and Markets Unit
Date posted to database: 26 Feb 2006
Last Revised: 20 Feb 2007
10 1,442 Elementi di Teoria dei Contratti (Elements of Contract Theory)
Maria-Augusta Miceli
University of Rome "Sapienza"
Date posted to database: 24 Mar 2013
Last Revised: 7 Dec 2016

RECENT TOP PAPERS for all papers first announced in the last 60 days
24 Dec 2016 through 22 Feb 2017

Rank Downloads Paper Title
1 126 Comparative Contract Law and Development: The Missing Link?
Mariana Pargendler
Fundação Getulio Vargas Law School at São Paulo
Date posted to database: 17 Jan 2017
Last Revised: 22 Jan 2017
2 82 Patent Challenge Clauses: A New Antitrust Offense?
Michal S. Gal and Alan D. Miller
University of Haifa - Faculty of Law and University of Haifa - Faculty of Law
Date posted to database: 13 Dec 2016
Last Revised: 13 Dec 2016
3 71 Contractual Freedom and Corporate Governance in Britain in the Late Nineteenth and Early Twentieth Centuries
Timothy W. Guinnane, Ron Harris and Naomi R. Lamoreaux
Yale University - Department of Economics, Tel Aviv University - Buchmann Faculty of Law and Yale University
Date posted to database: 6 Feb 2017
Last Revised: 9 Feb 2017
4 66 A Theory of Dynamic Contracting with Financial Constraints
Ilia Krasikov and Rohit Lamba
Pennsylvania State University and Pennsylvania State University - College of the Liberal Arts
Date posted to database: 1 Feb 2017
Last Revised: 1 Feb 2017
5 55 The Evolution of Contract Law in China: Convergence in Law But Divergence in Enforcement?
Jeng Leng and Shen Wei
East China University of Political Science and Law (ECUPL) and Shandong University Law School
Date posted to database: 17 Jan 2017
Last Revised: 17 Jan 2017
6 53 The Interpretation of Commercial Contracts: An Empirical Study
Uri Benoliel
College of Law and Business
Date posted to database: 24 Jan 2017
Last Revised: 9 Feb 2017
7 31 Asset Verifiability and Bankruptcy
Erasmo Giambona, Florencio Lopez de Silanes and Rafael Matta
Syracuse University - Whitman School of Management - Finance Department; James D. Kuhn Center for Real Estate, SKEMA Business School and University of Amsterdam - Finance Group
Date posted to database: 7 Feb 2017
Last Revised: 7 Feb 2017
8 27 Supplier Competition with Option Contracts for Discrete Blocks of Capacity
Edward J. Anderson, Chen Bo and Lusheng Shao
University of Sydney Business School, University of Warwick - Warwick Business School and The University of Melbourne
Date posted to database: 21 Dec 2016
Last Revised: 21 Dec 2016
9 25 Only Time Will Tell: A Theory of Deferred Compensation and its Regulation
Florian Hoffmann, Roman Inderst and Marcus M. Opp
University of Bonn, Goethe University Frankfurt and University of California, Berkeley - Finance Group
Date posted to database: 9 Jan 2017
Last Revised: 9 Jan 2017
10 24 Biotech Strategic Alliances in Law and Entrepreneurship
D. Daniel Sokol
University of Florida - Levin College of Law
Date posted to database: 25 Jan 2017
Last Revised: 25 Jan 2017





  Other SSRN Resources
To search for other abstracts/papers in the SSRN Electronic Library by author, title or abstract text, click here.
To Browse the SSRN Electronic Library by journal or topic click here.
To Browse the SSRN Electronic Library by JEL (Journal of Economic Literature) Code click here.
To order a membership to a SSRN Network or to subscribe to one or more SSRN eJournals, go to our online subscription request form.
To go to the SSRN Home page click here.