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Agricultural Contracting, Competition, and Antitrust

James M. MacDonald.

in American Journal of Agricultural Economics

December 2006; p ublished online December 2006 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Antitrust Issues and Policies; Contract Law; Agricultural Economics. 4628 words.

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Collective Action Clauses for the Eurozone

Michael Bradley and Mitu Gulati.

in Review of Finance

October 2014; p ublished online December 2013 .

Journal Article. Subjects: National Budget, Deficit, and Debt; International Financial Markets; Economics; Contract Law; International Finance. 19942 words.

One of the primary policy initiatives instituted in response to the Eurozone sovereign debt crisis is a requirement that all Eurozone sovereign bonds issued after January 1 2013 include...

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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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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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Enforcement-proof contracts with moral hazard in precaution: ensuring ‘permanence’ in carbon sequestration

Ian A. MacKenzie, Markus Ohndorf and Charles Palmer.

in Oxford Economic Papers

April 2012; p ublished online December 2011 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Contract Law; Agricultural Economics. 9752 words.

Opportunistic behaviour due to imperfect contract enforcement is a risk in many economic transactions. In this paper, an enforcement-proof incentive contract is developed in which a buyer...

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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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First-Purchase Rights: Rights of First Refusal and Rights of First Offer

Marcel Kahan, Shmuel Leshem and Rangarajan K. Sundaram.

in American Law and Economics Review

December 2012; p ublished online October 2012 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Game Theory and Bargaining Theory; Contract Law. 12980 words.

This paper analyzes rights of first refusal and rights of first offer in a multiple-buyer, sequential bargaining setting. A right of first refusal entitles the right-holder to purchase a...

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Harm–Benefit Interactions

Oren Bar-Gill and Ariel Porat.

in American Law and Economics Review

March 2014; p ublished online September 2013 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Welfare Economics; Property Law; Tort Law; Contract Law. 10551 words.

We analyze a distinct category of cases—Harm–Benefit cases—in which harm to the victim is accompanied by benefit to the injurer. While liability should be imposed when the benefit exceeds...

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Holdouts in Sovereign Debt Restructuring: A Theory of Negotiation in a Weak Contractual Environment

Rohan Pitchford and Mark L. J. Wright.

in The Review of Economic Studies

April 2012; p ublished online November 2011 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Contract Law; International Law; Production and Organizations; International Finance; Analysis of Collective Decision-making. 13392 words.

Why is it difficult to restructure sovereign debt in a timely manner? In this paper, we present a theory of the sovereign debt-restructuring process in which delay arises as individual...

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