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1.

The Economics of Privacy

Journal of Economic Literature, Vol. 52, No. 2, 2016, Sloan Foundation Economics Research Paper No. 2580411
Number of pages: 64 Posted: 07 Feb 2020 Last Revised: 07 Feb 2020
Accepted Paper Series
Carnegie Mellon University - H. John Heinz III School of Public Policy and Management, Duke University - Department of Economics and Illinois Institute of Technology - Stuart School of Business, IIT
Downloads 8,734
2.

Information Aggregation and Adverse Selection

Number of pages: 31 Posted: 11 Dec 2010
Working Paper Series
University of Warwick - Finance Group and affiliation not provided to SSRN
Downloads 3,727
3.

Executive Compensation: A Modern Primer

Journal of Economic Literature 54(4), 1232-1287, European Corporate Governance Institute (ECGI) - Finance Working Paper No. 450/2015
Number of pages: 79 Posted: 13 Mar 2015 Last Revised: 10 Feb 2020
Working Paper Series
London Business School - Institute of Finance and Accounting and Harvard University - Department of Economics

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4.

Executive Compensation: A Survey of Theory and Evidence

European Corporate Governance Institute (ECGI) - Finance Working Paper No. 514/2016
Number of pages: 173 Posted: 26 Jun 2017 Last Revised: 30 Jun 2021
Working Paper Series
London Business School - Institute of Finance and Accounting, Harvard University - Department of Economics and London School of Economics & Political Science (LSE) - Department of Finance

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Downloads 2,322
5.

An Agency Theory of Conservative Accrual Accounting

Simon School Working Paper No. FR 09-11
Number of pages: 37 Posted: 13 Jan 2009 Last Revised: 26 Aug 2009
Working Paper Series
University of Rochester - Simon Business School
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6.

Economics of Accounting Earnings

Number of pages: 220 Posted: 06 May 2018 Last Revised: 15 Sep 2021
Working Paper Series
Washington University in Saint Louis - Olin Business School, Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Sloan School of Management and Cornell University - Samuel Curtis Johnson Graduate School of Management
Downloads 1,967
7.

Contracts with (Social) Benefits: The Implementation of Impact Investing

Journal of Financial Economics (JFE), Forthcoming, European Corporate Governance Institute – Finance Working Paper No. 674/2020, Jacobs Levy Equity Management Center for Quantitative Financial Research Paper
Number of pages: 28 Posted: 26 Apr 2018 Last Revised: 08 Apr 2021
Working Paper Series
University of Pennsylvania - The Wharton School, Finance Department, University of Chicago - Booth School of Business, University of Pennsylvania - Finance Department and Georgia State University College of Law
Downloads 1,867
8.

Blockchains as Implementable Mechanisms: Crypto-Ricardian Rent and a Crypto-Coase Theorem

"Blockchains as Implementable Mechanisms: Crypto-Ricardian Rent and a Crypto-Coase Theorem", The Journal of the British Blockchain Association, Volume 1, Issue 2, doi: 10.31585/jbba-1-2-(4)2018
Number of pages: 10 Posted: 22 Jun 2018 Last Revised: 13 Oct 2018
Accepted Paper Series
Independent
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9.

Smart Contracts and the Cost of Inflexibility

University of Pennsylvania Law Review, Vol. 166, 2017
Number of pages: 42 Posted: 06 Sep 2017 Last Revised: 18 Nov 2017
Accepted Paper Series
University of Pennsylvania Law School - Student/Alumni/Adjunct
Downloads 1,720
10.

The Role of Financial Reporting and Transparency in Corporate Governance

Economic Policy Review, Issue Aug, pp. 107-128, 2016
Number of pages: 22 Posted: 23 Aug 2016 Last Revised: 16 Dec 2017
Accepted Paper Series
University of Pennsylvania - Accounting Department, University of Pennsylvania - Accounting Department, Independent and Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Sloan School of Management
Downloads 1,682
11.

Price, Wage, and Fixed Commission in On-Demand Matching

Number of pages: 77 Posted: 10 Apr 2017 Last Revised: 01 Sep 2020
Working Paper Series
University of Toronto - Rotman School of Management and McMaster University - Michael G. DeGroote School of Business
Downloads 1,557
12.

Elementi di Teoria dei Contratti (Elements of Contract Theory)

Number of pages: 46 Posted: 24 Mar 2013 Last Revised: 07 Dec 2016
Working Paper Series
University of Rome Sapienza
Downloads 1,545
13.

Cheap Talk with Transparent Motives

Number of pages: 62 Posted: 29 Mar 2017 Last Revised: 26 Jun 2020
Working Paper Series
Columbia University and University of Chicago - Department of Economics
Downloads 1,363
14.

Optimal Dynamic Contracts with Moral Hazard and Costly Monitoring

Columbia Business School Research Paper No. 13-26
Number of pages: 56 Posted: 03 Jan 2009 Last Revised: 14 Sep 2016
Working Paper Series
Columbia Business School - Finance and Economics and University of Washington

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Downloads 1,353
15.

Product Design in Selection Markets

Quarterly Journal of Economics, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 42 Posted: 30 Sep 2011 Last Revised: 05 Nov 2015
Accepted Paper Series
Imperial College London and Microsoft
Downloads 1,296
16.

Optimal Dynamic Capital Budgeting

Number of pages: 49 Posted: 19 Nov 2010 Last Revised: 25 Aug 2018
Working Paper Series
University of Michigan, Stephen M. Ross School of Business
Downloads 1,287
17.

The Effect of Contract Regulation: The Case of Franchising

George Mason Law & Economics Research Paper No. 07-03, 2nd Annual Conference on Empirical Legal Studies Paper, FSU College of Law, Law and Economics Paper No. 07/001
Number of pages: 58 Posted: 23 Jan 2007
Working Paper Series
University of Pennsylvania Law School, George Mason University - Antonin Scalia Law School and University of Illinois College of Law (deceased)
Downloads 1,192
18.

Efficient Allocations in Economies with Asymmetric Information When the Realized Frequency of Types Is Common Knowledge

Number of pages: 22 Posted: 24 Jul 2013 Last Revised: 06 Jan 2016
Working Paper Series
University of Leicester and University of Warwick - Finance Group
Downloads 1,164
19.

Transaction Cost Economics: An Introduction

Economics Discussion Paper No. 2007-3
Number of pages: 33 Posted: 18 Oct 2010
Working Paper Series
University of California, Berkeley - Business & Public Policy Group
Downloads 1,164
20.

An Economic Theory of Fiduciary Law

Philosophical Foundations of Fiduciary Law, Andrew Gold & Paul Miller eds., Oxford University Press, 2014, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 14 Posted: 14 Dec 2013 Last Revised: 27 Sep 2014
Accepted Paper Series
Harvard University - Harvard Law School
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21.

The Economic Structure of Fiduciary Law

Boston University Law Review, Vol. 91, p. 1041, 2011, Harvard Law and Economics Discussion Paper No. 689
Number of pages: 13 Posted: 11 Mar 2011 Last Revised: 25 Jul 2012
Working Paper Series
Harvard University - Harvard Law School
Downloads 1,093
22.

Full Surplus Extraction and within-period Ex Post Implementation in Dynamic Environments

Theoretical Economics, 14 (1), 2019
Number of pages: 41 Posted: 23 Jan 2014 Last Revised: 21 Feb 2019
Accepted Paper Series
Vancouver School of Economics, University of British Columbia
Downloads 1,044
23.

Does Crowdfunding Benefit Entrepreneurs and Venture Capital Investors?

Manufacturing & Service Operations Management --- Forthcoming
Number of pages: 40 Posted: 22 May 2017 Last Revised: 01 Aug 2019
Working Paper Series
McDonough School of Business, Georgetown University, The Wharton School, University of Pennsylvania and University of Pennsylvania - The Wharton School
Downloads 1,001
24.

The Foundations of a Market Economy: Contract, Consent, Coercion

European View, Vol. 9, No. 1, pp. 29-37, June 2009
Number of pages: 9 Posted: 30 Dec 2009 Last Revised: 15 Jul 2012
Accepted Paper Series
University of Athens – Department of Philosophy & History of Science and University of Athens - Department of History & Philosophy of Science
Downloads 989
25.

Structured Finance, Risk Management, and the Recent Financial Crisis

Number of pages: 5 Posted: 16 Oct 2009
Working Paper Series
HEC Montreal - Department of Finance
Downloads 919
26.

Can Blockchain Solve the Holdup Problem in Contracts?

University of Chicago Coase-Sandor Institute for Law & Economics Research Paper No. 846
Number of pages: 35 Posted: 03 Jan 2018 Last Revised: 26 Apr 2018
Working Paper Series
University of New South Wales (UNSW) and University of Chicago - Law School
Downloads 914
27.

Does Source of Capital Affect Investment and Firm Value?

AFA 2010 Atlanta Meetings Paper
Number of pages: 53 Posted: 19 Sep 2008 Last Revised: 28 Aug 2012
Working Paper Series
University of Miami
Downloads 902
28.

Agency Theory

Number of pages: 35 Posted: 24 Apr 2013
Working Paper Series
ESSEC Business School and Copenhagen Business School - Department of Strategy and Innovation
Downloads 899
29.

Pseudo-Contract & Shared Meaning Analysis

Harvard Law Review, Vol. 132, 2019
Number of pages: 85 Posted: 25 Feb 2018 Last Revised: 21 Mar 2018
Accepted Paper Series
University of Illinois College of Law and University of Toronto - Faculty of Law
Downloads 868
30.

Optimal Conservatism with Earnings Manipulation

Contemporary Accounting Research (2017). https://doi.org/10.1111/1911-3846.12247
Number of pages: 36 Posted: 20 May 2013 Last Revised: 05 Feb 2021
Accepted Paper Series
Washington University in St. Louis - John M. Olin Business School, Baruch College - CUNY and National University of Singapore
Downloads 862
31.

When and Why Individuals Obey Contracts: Experimental Evidence of Consent, Compliance, Promise, and Performance

Journal of Legal Studies, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 34 Posted: 15 Jul 2010 Last Revised: 29 Mar 2012
Accepted Paper Series
Syndio Solutions
Downloads 850
32.

Self-Driving Contracts

Number of pages: 33 Posted: 06 Mar 2017 Last Revised: 04 Feb 2018
Working Paper Series
University of Chicago Law School and University of Toronto - Faculty of Law
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33.

Abusive Global Platform Dominance or Competition on the Merits?

Durham Law School Research Paper 2019, Loyola Consumer Law Review, Vol. 33, No. 1, 2021
Number of pages: 57 Posted: 18 Mar 2020 Last Revised: 07 May 2021
Accepted Paper Series
Durham University - Law School
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34.

CEO Ownership, External Governance, and Risk-taking

Number of pages: 44 Posted: 08 Jul 2010 Last Revised: 30 Jan 2011
Working Paper Series
University of Michigan, Stephen M. Ross School of Business and University of Michigan, Stephen M. Ross School of Business
Downloads 811
35.

Climate Risk and Financial Stability in the Network of Banks and Investment Funds

Journal of Financial Stability, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 60 Posted: 08 Apr 2019 Last Revised: 29 Jan 2021
Working Paper Series
University of Zurich - Department of Banking and Finance, University of Zurich - Department of Banking and Finance, Banco de Mexico and Bank of Mexico
Downloads 808
36.

Managerial Ownership and Firm Performance: Evidence from the 2003 Tax Cut

Number of pages: 58 Posted: 27 Jun 2013 Last Revised: 21 Sep 2018
Working Paper Series
Peking University - Guanghua School of Management, City University of Hong Kong (CityU) - Department of Accountancy and University of Chicago
Downloads 801
37.

Stock Options and Chief Executive Officer Compensation

Operations Research, Vol. 58, No. 4, Part 2 of 2, July–August 2010, pp. 1090–1106, Rock Center for Corporate Governance Working Paper No. 27
Number of pages: 48 Posted: 21 May 2007 Last Revised: 06 Nov 2012
Accepted Paper Series
University of Pennsylvania - Accounting Department, Stanford University - Graduate School of Business and University of Chicago - Booth School of Business
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38.

The Crimean Secession: A Comment on Chesterman's 'Crimean War 2.0: Ukraine and International Law'

Number of pages: 7 Posted: 08 Apr 2014
Working Paper Series
Fayetteville State University - Department of Accounting
Downloads 793
39.

How Should Performance Signals Affect Contracts?

Review of Financial Studies, forthcoming, European Corporate Governance Institute (ECGI) - Finance Working Paper No. 439/2014
Number of pages: 81 Posted: 29 Aug 2014 Last Revised: 03 Aug 2021
Accepted Paper Series
Queen's Universityaffiliation not provided to SSRN, London Business School - Institute of Finance and Accounting and London School of Economics

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40.

Does Improved Information Improve Incentives?

Journal of Financial Economics (JFE), Forthcoming, European Corporate Governance Institute (ECGI) - Finance Working Paper No. 442/2014
Number of pages: 74 Posted: 24 May 2013 Last Revised: 23 Aug 2017
Accepted Paper Series
Queen's Universityaffiliation not provided to SSRN, London Business School - Institute of Finance and Accounting and London School of Economics

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41.

Empirical Studies of Contract

Annual Review of Law and Social Science, Forthcoming, Northwestern Law & Econ Research Paper No. 12-02
Number of pages: 31 Posted: 06 Feb 2012
Accepted Paper Series
Syndio Solutions

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42.

Public-Private Partnerships Versus Traditional Procurement: Innovation Incentives and Information Gathering

Number of pages: 31 Posted: 28 Feb 2010 Last Revised: 15 Oct 2012
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University of Cologne - Department of Economics and University of Cologne

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43.

Profit Sharing: A Contracting Solution to Harness the Wisdom of the Crowd

2017 WFA, SFS Cavalcade, 2017 Emerging Trends in Entrepreneurial Finance Conference
Number of pages: 49 Posted: 02 Oct 2016 Last Revised: 08 Sep 2020
Working Paper Series
George Mason University - Department of Finance
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44.

Towards a Cross-Disciplinary and Contextual Contract Theory

Published as "Contextual Contracts: One a Context-sensitive Approach to Contract Theory," Journal of Interdisciplinary Economics, Volume 30, Issue 2, DOI: 10.1177/0260107917740510
Number of pages: 20 Posted: 13 Sep 2016 Last Revised: 16 Jun 2018
Accepted Paper Series
Independent
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45.

Separation of Ownership and Control: Delegation as a Commitment Device

Number of pages: 39 Posted: 20 May 2011 Last Revised: 23 Jul 2013
Working Paper Series
University of Leicester
Downloads 724
46.

Toward a Supply-Side Theory of Financial Innovation

Journal of Comparative Economics, Vol. 41, No. 2, 2013, Oxford Legal Studies Research Paper No. 44/2012
Number of pages: 60 Posted: 27 Jun 2012 Last Revised: 19 Aug 2014
Accepted Paper Series
Cornell Law SchoolEuropean Corporate Governance Institute
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47.

Risk Allocation and Flexibility in Acquisitions: The Economic Impact of Material-Adverse-Change (MACs) Clauses

AFA 2009 San Francisco Meetings Paper
Number of pages: 61 Posted: 26 Mar 2008 Last Revised: 21 Apr 2009
Working Paper Series
Baylor University
Downloads 697
48.

Executive Compensation: A Survey of Theory and Evidence

CESifo Working Paper Series No. 6585
Number of pages: 169 Posted: 24 Aug 2017
Working Paper Series
London Business School - Institute of Finance and Accounting, Harvard University - Department of Economics and London School of Economics & Political Science (LSE) - Department of Finance

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Downloads 695
49.

Should We Impose Sanctions on Russia Because of the Crimea?

Number of pages: 11 Posted: 18 Mar 2014
Working Paper Series
Fayetteville State University - Department of Accounting

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50.

Investment Risk, CDS Insurance, and Firm Financing

European Economic Review, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 24 Posted: 28 Feb 2011 Last Revised: 12 Mar 2020
Accepted Paper Series
Cornell University - Samuel Curtis Johnson Graduate School of Management and SKEMA Business School - Université Côte d'Azur
Downloads 684