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Working Papers

2007

  1. The Evolution of Criminal Law and Police
    Working Papers, University of Washington, Department of Economics Downloads View citations (1)

2006

  1. No-Fault Divorce and the Compression of Marriage Ages
    Departmental Working Papers, Chinese University of Hong Kong, Department of Economics View citations (2)
    See also Journal Article in Economic Inquiry (2006)

1994

  1. Risk, Uncertainty and Contracts
    Discussion Papers, Department of Economics, Simon Fraser University View citations (3)

1991

  1. The Back-Forty on a Handshake: Reputation, Specific Assets, and the Structure of Farmland Contracts
    Discussion Papers, Department of Economics, Simon Fraser University

1990

  1. WILL FARMERS PAY ALL COSTS IN CROPSHARE CONTRACTS?
    Carleton Industrial Organization Research Unit (CIORU), Carleton University, Department of Economics

1989

  1. CONTRACT CHOICE; IN MODERN AGRICULTURE: CASH RENT VS. CROPSHARE
    Carleton Industrial Organization Research Unit (CIORU), Carleton University, Department of Economics
  2. THE EFFECT OF SHARING ON THE CHOICE OF SPOUSE
    Carleton Industrial Organization Research Unit (CIORU), Carleton University, Department of Economics View citations (1)

1988

  1. WHAT ARE TRANSACTION COSTS ANYWAY?
    Carleton Industrial Organization Research Unit (CIORU), Carleton University, Department of Economics

Journal Articles

2012

  1. Child support guidelines and divorce incentives
    International Review of Law and Economics, 2012, 32, (3), 309-316 Downloads

2011

  1. The Evolution of Criminal Law and Police during the Pre-modern Era
    Journal of Law, Economics and Organization, 2011, 27, (3), 540-567 Downloads View citations (4)

2009

  1. A theory of the pre-modern British aristocracy
    Explorations in Economic History, 2009, 46, (3), 299-313 Downloads View citations (1)
  2. Customs and Incentives in Contracts
    American Journal of Agricultural Economics, 2009, 91, (4), 880-894 Downloads View citations (1)

2007

  1. Information Sharing During the Klondike Gold Rush
    The Journal of Economic History, 2007, 67, (04), 944-967 Downloads View citations (1)
  2. The Effect on Divorce of Legislated Net-Wealth Transfers
    Journal of Law, Economics and Organization, 2007, 23, (3), 580-597 Downloads View citations (2)

2006

  1. No-Fault Divorce and the Compression of Marriage Ages
    Economic Inquiry, 2006, 44, (3), 547-558 Downloads View citations (2)
    See also Working Paper (2006)
  2. THEORETICAL DIFFICULTIES WITH TRANSACTION COST MEASUREMENT
    Division of Labor & Transaction Costs (DLTC), 2006, 02, (01), 1-14 Downloads View citations (2)
  3. The Duel of Honor: Screening For Unobservable Social Capital
    American Law and Economics Review, 2006, 8, (1), 81-115 Downloads View citations (7)

2005

  1. Purchase, Patronage, and Professions: Incentives and the Evolution of Public Office in Pre-Modern Britain
    Journal of Institutional and Theoretical Economics (JITE), 2005, 161, (1), 57- Downloads View citations (4)

2003

  1. Rules and rewards in the age of sail: a reply
    Explorations in Economic History, 2003, 40, (2), 212-220 Downloads

2002

  1. " 'These Boots Are Made for Walking' ": A Reply
    American Law and Economics Review, 2002, 4, (2), 376-379
  2. The British Navy Rules: Monitoring and Incompatible Incentives in the Age of Fighting Sail
    Explorations in Economic History, 2002, 39, (2), 204-231 Downloads View citations (6)
  3. The Rhino's Horn: Incomplete Property Rights and the Optimal Value of an Asset
    The Journal of Legal Studies, 2002, 31, (2), S339-58 View citations (8)

2000

  1. A Transaction Cost Primer on Farm Organization
    Canadian Journal of Agricultural Economics/Revue canadienne d'agroeconomie, 2000, 48, (4), 643-652 Downloads
  2. Family Farm Inc
    Choices, 2000, 15, (1) Downloads View citations (2)

1999

  1. SEARCHING FOR RATCHET EFFECTS IN AGRICULTURAL CONTRACTS
    Journal of Agricultural and Resource Economics, 1999, 24, (02) Downloads View citations (11)
  2. Southern Paternalism and the American Welfare State: Economics, Politics, and Institutions in the South, 1865–1965. By Lee J. Alston and Joseph P. Ferrie. New York: Cambridge University Press, 1998. Pp. xii, 170. $49.95
    The Journal of Economic History, 1999, 59, (03), 835-836 Downloads
  3. The Dawn of Conservation Diplomacy: U.S.-Canadian Wildlife Protection Treaties in the Progressive Era. By Kurkpatrick Dorsey. Seattle: University of Washington Press, 1998. pp. xvi, 311. $35.00
    The Journal of Economic History, 1999, 59, (02), 544-546 Downloads
  4. The Role of Risk in Contract Choice
    Journal of Law, Economics and Organization, 1999, 15, (3), 704-36 View citations (49)

1998

  1. Compatible Incentives and the Purchase of Military Commissions
    The Journal of Legal Studies, 1998, 27, (1), 45-66 Downloads View citations (4)
  2. No-fault divorce in Canada: Its cause and effect
    Journal of Economic Behavior & Organization, 1998, 37, (2), 129-149 Downloads View citations (19)
  3. The Nature of the Farm
    Journal of Law and Economics, 1998, 41, (2), 343-86 Downloads View citations (107)
  4. The Ultimate Resource: 2. By Julian L. Simon. Princeton, NJ: Princeton University Press, 1996. Pp. 734. $35.00
    The Journal of Economic History, 1998, 58, (01), 288-289 Downloads

1997

  1. The Ownership of Enterprise. By Henry Hansmann. Cambridge, MA: Harvard University Press, 1996. Pp. xi, 372. $39.95
    The Journal of Economic History, 1997, 57, (03), 763-764 Downloads

1995

  1. Order in the church: A property rights approach
    Journal of Economic Behavior & Organization, 1995, 27, (1), 97-117 Downloads View citations (15)
  2. Risk Preferences and the Economics of Contracts
    American Economic Review, 1995, 85, (2), 447-51 Downloads View citations (51)

1993

  1. Pot-Bellies, Cattle Breeds and Revealing Signals
    Economic Inquiry, 1993, 31, (3), 481-87 View citations (4)
  2. Transaction Costs and the Design of Cropshare Contracts
    RAND Journal of Economics, 1993, 24, (1), 78-100 Downloads View citations (37)
  3. Welfare and the Family: The Canadian Experience
    Journal of Labor Economics, 1993, 11, (1), S201-23 Downloads View citations (17)

1992

  1. "What Does She See in Him?" The Effect of Sharing on the Choice of Spouse
    Economic Inquiry, 1992, 30, (1), 57-67 View citations (7)
  2. Contract Choice in Modern Agriculture: Cash Rent versus Cropshare
    Journal of Law and Economics, 1992, 35, (2), 397-426 Downloads View citations (72)
  3. FARMLAND LEASING IN MODERN AGRICULTURE
    Choices, 1992, 07, (1) Downloads
  4. Marriage and Divorce: Comment
    American Economic Review, 1992, 82, (3), 679-85 Downloads View citations (51)
  5. The "Back Forty" on a Handshake: Specific Assets, Reputation, and the Structure of Farmland Contracts
    Journal of Law, Economics and Organization, 1992, 8, (2), 366-76 View citations (15)

1991

  1. Homesteading and Property Rights; or, "How the West Was Really Won."
    Journal of Law and Economics, 1991, 34, (1), 1-23 Downloads View citations (13)

1990

  1. An inquiry into the state's role in marriage
    Journal of Economic Behavior & Organization, 1990, 13, (2), 171-191 Downloads View citations (10)

1985

  1. Evidence of 'Tax' Farming: Tests Using Differential Land Assessments for BC Farms
    Canadian Public Policy, 1985, 11, (4), 659-664 Downloads

Books

2011

  1. The Institutional Revolution
    University of Chicago Press Economics Books, University of Chicago Press View citations (1)

2004

  1. The Nature of the Farm: Contracts, Risk, and Organization in Agriculture, vol 1
    MIT Press Books, The MIT Press View citations (18)

Chapters

2011

  1. The Anatomy of Canada’s Child Support Guidelines: The Effects, Details, and History of a Feminist Family Policy
    Chapter 7 in Research Handbook on the Economics of Family Law, 2011 Downloads
 
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