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Competition and Unconscionability

Ezra Friedman.

in American Law and Economics Review

December 2013; p ublished online May 2013 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Contract Law; Antitrust Issues and Policies; Market Structure, Firm Strategy, and Market Performance. 15925 words.

This paper argues that the conventional legal doctrine that emphasizes lack of choice among suppliers or contracts as an element of unconscionability is misguided. I show that when a seller...

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Cumulative Harm, Products Liability, and Bilateral Care

Andrew F. Daughety and Jennifer F. Reinganum.

in American Law and Economics Review

December 2013; p ublished online September 2013 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Tort Law; Market Structure, Firm Strategy, and Market Performance; Market Structure and Pricing. 10629 words.

We extend consideration of cumulative harm in products liability to the case of bilateral care. For this specification, the level of care and the level of output chosen by the firm are...

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Does Court Speed Shape Economic Activity? Evidence from a Court Reform in India

Matthieu Chemin.

in The Journal of Law, Economics, and Organization

August 2012; p ublished online November 2010 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Market Structure, Firm Strategy, and Market Performance; Economic Development; Game Theory and Bargaining Theory; Production and Organizations; Law and Economics; Contract Law. 11445 words.

This article investigates the impact of quick courts on firms' contracting behavior and economic performance. In 2002, the Code of Civil Procedure Amendment Act was enacted in India to...

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Estimating the Benefits of Contractual Completeness

Gregor Matvos.

in The Review of Financial Studies

November 2013; p ublished online September 2013 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Corporate Governance; Economics; Contract Law; Market Structure, Firm Strategy, and Market Performance. 22909 words.

I provide a revealed-preference-based framework that uses covenant prices and choices to quantitatively study how covenants generate firm benefits by completing debt contracts. I use a...

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Expectation Damages and Bilateral Cooperative Investments

Daniel Göller.

in American Law and Economics Review

December 2014; p ublished online April 2014 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Contract Law; Game Theory and Bargaining Theory; Information, Knowledge, and Uncertainy; Market Structure, Firm Strategy, and Market Performance; Particular Labour Markets. 8898 words.

We examine the efficiency of the standard breach remedy expectation damages in a setting where the buyer invests cooperatively and the seller invests both cooperatively and selfishly....

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THE FTC, IP, AND SSOS: GOVERNMENT HOLD-UP REPLACING PRIVATE COORDINATION

Richard A. Epstein, F. Scott Kieff and Daniel F. Spulber.

in Journal of Competition Law & Economics

March 2012; p ublished online March 2012 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Law and Economics; General Economics; Technological Change; Research and Development; History of Economic Thought (1925 onwards); Household Behaviour and Family Economics; Property Law; Microeconomics; Analysis of Collective Decision-making; Manufacturing; Welfare Economics; Antitrust Issues and Policies; Economic History; Production and Organizations; Market Structure and Pricing; Information, Knowledge, and Uncertainy; Regulation and Industrial Policy; Capitalist Systems; Firm Objectives, Organization, and Behaviour; Market Structure, Firm Strategy, and Market Performance; History of Economic Thought (to 1925). 21147 words.

In its recent report entitled, “The Evolving IP Marketplace,” the Federal Trade Commission (FTC) proposes a far-reaching regulatory approach (Proposal) that is likely to interfere with the...

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Land Assembly and the Holdout Problem Under Sequential Bargaining

Thomas J. Miceli and Kathleen Segerson.

in American Law and Economics Review

December 2012; p ublished online November 2012 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Property Law; Urban, Rural, and Regional Economics; Market Structure, Firm Strategy, and Market Performance; Market Structure and Pricing. 5545 words.

Although the holdout problem is an established part of legal and economic lore, the exact source of the problem is not well understood. It is usually attributed to high transaction costs or...

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MARKET POWER AND COUNTERFACTUALS IN NEW ZEALAND COMPETITION LAW

Cento Veljanovski.

in Journal of Competition Law & Economics

March 2013; p ublished online February 2013 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Market Structure, Firm Strategy, and Market Performance; Criminal Law; Antitrust Issues and Policies; Market Structure and Pricing; Law and Economics; History of Manufacturing and Construction. 14211 words.

This article reviews recent decisions and controversies surrounding the counterfactual test under section 36 of the New Zealand Commerce Act 1986. In 2010, the New Zealand Supreme Court in null...

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THE MEANING OF FRAND, PART II: INJUNCTIONS

J. Gregory Sidak.

in Journal of Competition Law & Economics

March 2015; p ublished online February 2015 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Market Structure, Firm Strategy, and Market Performance; Technological Change; Research and Development; Antitrust Issues and Policies; Manufacturing; Law and Economics; Contract Law. 33063 words.

Under what conditions may the holder of standard-essential patents (SEPs) seek to enjoin an infringing implementer without breaching the SEP holder's contract with the standard-setting...

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Product Recall and Liability

Xinyu Hua.

in The Journal of Law, Economics, and Organization

April 2011; p ublished online September 2009 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Tort Law; Market Structure, Firm Strategy, and Market Performance. 10327 words.

This article examines a firm's incentives to recall its product after learning that the product may harm consumers. It discusses whether courts should protect consumers who do not comply...

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