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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

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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

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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

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