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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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On and Off Contract Remedies Inducing Cooperative Investments

Richard R.W. Brooks and Alexander Stremitzer.

in American Law and Economics Review

December 2012; p ublished online October 2012 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Game Theory and Bargaining Theory; Particular Labour Markets; Firm Objectives, Organization, and Behaviour; Contract Law. 7546 words.

A party dissatisfied with the contractual performance of a counterparty is typically able to pursue a variety of legal recourses. Within this apparent variety are two fundamental...

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Partnership dissolution, complementarity, and investment incentives

Jianpei Li and Elmar Wolfstetter.

in Oxford Economic Papers

July 2010; p ublished online September 2009 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Game Theory and Bargaining Theory; Firm Objectives, Organization, and Behaviour; Demographic Economics; Information, Knowledge, and Uncertainy; Contract Law. 7984 words.

Partnerships form in order to take advantage of complementary skills; however, new opportunities may arise that make some partners' skills useless. We analyse partnerships that anticipate...

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The provisions in a labour contract: technology and the market

Christian Bessy and Daniel Szpiro.

in Cambridge Journal of Economics

May 2011; p ublished online September 2010 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Labour Standards: National and International; Particular Labour Markets; Labour-Management Relations, Trade Unions, and Collective Bargaining; Employment and Labour Law; Contract Law. 9946 words.

Many common features of the legal regulation of the employment relationship have attracted little attention, although they are to be found in contracts with possible litigation, as for...

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Ties that Truly Bind: Noncompetition Agreements, Executive Compensation, and Firm Investment

Mark J. Garmaise.

in The Journal of Law, Economics, and Organization

August 2011; p ublished online November 2009 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Information, Knowledge, and Uncertainy; Contract Law; Wages, Compensation, and Labour Costs; Mobility, Unemployment, and Vacancies; Corporate Governance. 19105 words.

We study the effects of noncompetition agreements by analyzing time-series and cross-sectional variation in the enforceability of these contracts across US states. We find that tougher...

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