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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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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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Political Economy of Regulation of Broiler Contracts

Tomislav Vukina and Porametr Leegomonchai.

in American Journal of Agricultural Economics

December 2006; p ublished online December 2006 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Regulation and Industrial Policy; Information, Knowledge, and Uncertainy; Contract Law; Agricultural Economics. 5450 words.

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Private Information and the Option to Not Sue: A Reevaluation of Contract Remedies

Ronen Avraham and Zhiyong Liu.

in The Journal of Law, Economics, and Organization

April 2012; p ublished online December 2009 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Information, Knowledge, and Uncertainy; Law and Economics; Contract Law. 10286 words.

In this paper, we study contracts with two-sided incomplete information. Prior literature on contract remedies does not formally account for the nonbreaching party's option to not sue for...

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Private Mechanisms, Informal Incentives, and Policy Intervention in Agricultural Contracts

Jack Schieffer and Steven Wu.

in American Journal of Agricultural Economics

December 2006; p ublished online December 2006 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Information, Knowledge, and Uncertainy; Contract Law; Agricultural Economics. 4273 words.

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Producer Protection Legislation and Termination Damages in the Presence of Contracting Frictions

Steven Y. Wu.

in American Journal of Agricultural Economics

January 2010; p ublished online January 2010 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Information, Knowledge, and Uncertainy; Firm Objectives, Organization, and Behaviour; Contract Law. 8921 words.

This study models producer protection legislation (PPL) that would grant growers the right to claim damages if their contracts are prematurely terminated. In the absence of contracting...

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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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