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Workplace:Graduate School of Business, Stanford University, (more information at EDIRC)

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Working Papers

2013

  1. Does Working from Home Work? Evidence from a Chinese Experiment
    NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc Downloads View citations (8)
    Also in CEP Discussion Papers, Centre for Economic Performance, LSE (2013) Downloads View citations (8)
    LSE Research Online Documents on Economics, London School of Economics and Political Science, LSE Library (2013) Downloads View citations (6)

2012

  1. Working or shirking?
    CentrePiece - The Magazine for Economic Performance, Centre for Economic Performance, LSE Downloads

2011

  1. Does Management Matter? Evidence from India
    NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc Downloads View citations (31)
    Also in Research Papers, Stanford University, Graduate School of Business (2010) Downloads View citations (38)
    LSE Research Online Documents on Economics, London School of Economics and Political Science, LSE Library (2010) Downloads View citations (5)
    CEP Discussion Papers, Centre for Economic Performance, LSE (2011) Downloads View citations (22)
    Policy Research Working Paper Series, The World Bank (2011) Downloads View citations (20)

    See also Journal Article in The Quarterly Journal of Economics (2013)

2010

  1. Adaptive and Sophisticated Learning in Repeated Normal-Form Games
    Levine's Working Paper Archive, David K. Levine Downloads View citations (15)
  2. Improving management in India
    World Bank Other Operational Studies, The World Bank Downloads
  3. Rational Cooperation in the Finitely Repeated Prisoners' Dilemma
    Levine's Working Paper Archive, David K. Levine Downloads View citations (24)
    See also Journal Article in Journal of Economic Theory (1982)
  4. Rationalizability, Learning, and Equilibrium in Games with Strategic Complements
    Levine's Working Paper Archive, David K. Levine Downloads View citations (1)

2000

  1. Shareholder Interests, Human Capital Investment and Corporate Governance
    Research Papers, Stanford University, Graduate School of Business Downloads View citations (12)

1998

  1. Limit Pricing and Entry Under Incomplete Information: An Equilibrium Analysis
    Levine's Working Paper Archive, David K. Levine Downloads View citations (13)
    See also Journal Article in Econometrica (1982)

1997

  1. Predation, reputation, and entry deterrence
    Levine's Working Paper Archive, David K. Levine Downloads View citations (31)
    Also in Discussion Papers, Northwestern University, Center for Mathematical Studies in Economics and Management Science (1980) Downloads View citations (1)

    See also Journal Article in Journal of Economic Theory (1982)

1992

  1. Organizational Prospects, Influence Costs, and Ownership Changes
    CEPR Discussion Papers, C.E.P.R. Discussion Papers Downloads View citations (69)
    See also Journal Article in Journal of Economics & Management Strategy (1992)

1987

  1. Bargaining and Influence Costs and the Organization of Economic Activity
    Department of Economics, Working Paper Series, Department of Economics, Institute for Business and Economic Research, UC Berkeley Downloads View citations (1)

1985

  1. Relying on the Information of Interested Parties
    Cowles Foundation Discussion Papers, Cowles Foundation for Research in Economics, Yale University Downloads View citations (13)
    See also Journal Article in RAND Journal of Economics (1986)

1984

  1. Incentives in iterative planning under incomplete information
    CORE Discussion Papers, Université catholique de Louvain, Center for Operations Research and Econometrics (CORE)
  2. Price and Advertising Signals of Product Quality
    Cowles Foundation Discussion Papers, Cowles Foundation for Research in Economics, Yale University Downloads View citations (13)
    See also Journal Article in Journal of Political Economy (1986)

1979

  1. Equilibrium Limit Pricing Doesn't Limit Entry
    Discussion Papers, Northwestern University, Center for Mathematical Studies in Economics and Management Science Downloads View citations (1)

1977

  1. A Simple Game of Exchange
    Discussion Papers, Northwestern University, Center for Mathematical Studies in Economics and Management Science Downloads View citations (1)
  2. Incentives in Planning Procedures for the Provision of Public Goods
    Discussion Papers, Northwestern University, Center for Mathematical Studies in Economics and Management Science Downloads View citations (1)
    Also in CORE Discussion Papers RP, Université catholique de Louvain, Center for Operations Research and Econometrics (CORE) Downloads

    See also Journal Article in Review of Economic Studies (1979)

1976

  1. A Technical Note on Cartel Stability in Large Economies
    Discussion Papers, Northwestern University, Center for Mathematical Studies in Economics and Management Science Downloads
  2. On the Foundations of the Theory of Monopolistic Competition
    Discussion Papers, Northwestern University, Center for Mathematical Studies in Economics and Management Science Downloads View citations (2)
    Also in CORE Discussion Papers RP, Université catholique de Louvain, Center for Operations Research and Econometrics (CORE)

    See also Journal Article in Econometrica (1977)

1975

  1. On the Incentive Problem with Public Goods
    Discussion Papers, Northwestern University, Center for Mathematical Studies in Economics and Management Science Downloads View citations (5)

1974

  1. A Note on Returns to Group Size and the Core with Public Goods
    Discussion Papers, Northwestern University, Center for Mathematical Studies in Economics and Management Science Downloads View citations (3)
    See also Journal Article in Journal of Economic Theory (1974)

1973

  1. Continuity Results in the Gains from Trade With Similar Consumers
    Discussion Papers, Northwestern University, Center for Mathematical Studies in Economics and Management Science Downloads
  2. The Incentives for Price-Taking Behavior In Large Economies
    Discussion Papers, Northwestern University, Center for Mathematical Studies in Economics and Management Science Downloads View citations (3)

1972

  1. Exclusion, Externalities, and Public Goods
    Discussion Papers, Northwestern University, Center for Mathematical Studies in Economics and Management Science Downloads
    See also Journal Article in Journal of Public Economics (1973)
  2. Existence of Lindahl Equilibrium with a Measure Space of Consumers
    Discussion Papers, Northwestern University, Center for Mathematical Studies in Economics and Management Science Downloads
    See also Journal Article in Journal of Economic Theory (1973)

Undated

  1. A note on the core with increasing numbers of consumers and commodities
    CORE Discussion Papers RP, Université catholique de Louvain, Center for Operations Research and Econometrics (CORE)
    See also Journal Article in International Economic Review (1976)
  2. On cores in economies with public goods
    CORE Discussion Papers RP, Université catholique de Louvain, Center for Operations Research and Econometrics (CORE)
    See also Journal Article in International Economic Review (1975)
  3. On the existence of Cournot equilibrium without concave profit functions
    CORE Discussion Papers RP, Université catholique de Louvain, Center for Operations Research and Econometrics (CORE) Downloads
    See also Journal Article in Journal of Economic Theory (1976)
  4. Strongly Coalition-Proof Equilibria in Games with Strategic Complementarities
    Working Papers, Stanford University, Department of Economics Downloads
  5. The LeChatelier Principle
    Working Papers, Stanford University, Department of Economics Downloads
    See also Journal Article in American Economic Review (1996)
  6. The incentives for correct revelation of preferences and the number of consumers
    CORE Discussion Papers RP, Université catholique de Louvain, Center for Operations Research and Econometrics (CORE) Downloads
    See also Journal Article in Journal of Public Economics (1976)

Journal Articles

2013

  1. Does Management Matter? Evidence from India
    The Quarterly Journal of Economics, 2013, 128, (1), 1-51 Downloads View citations (27)
    See also Working Paper (2011)

2010

  1. Designing incentives in organizations
    Journal of Institutional Economics, 2010, 6, (01), 125-132 Downloads View citations (2)
  2. Why Do Firms in Developing Countries Have Low Productivity?
    American Economic Review, 2010, 100, (2), 619-23 Downloads View citations (22)

2008

  1. Susan C. Athey: John Bates Clark Award Winner 2007
    Journal of Economic Perspectives, 2008, 22, (4), 181-98 Downloads

2001

  1. Organizational Design: Decision Rights and Incentive Contracts
    American Economic Review, 2001, 91, (2), 200-205 Downloads View citations (29)

1998

  1. The Boundaries of the Firm Revisited
    Journal of Economic Perspectives, 1998, 12, (4), 73-94 Downloads View citations (163)

1996

  1. Coalition-Proofness and Correlation with Arbitrary Communication Possibilities
    Games and Economic Behavior, 1996, 17, (1), 113-128 Downloads View citations (27)
  2. The LeChatelier Principle
    American Economic Review, 1996, 86, (1), 173-79 Downloads View citations (18)
    See also Working Paper

1995

  1. Complementarities and fit strategy, structure, and organizational change in manufacturing
    Journal of Accounting and Economics, 1995, 19, (2-3), 179-208 Downloads View citations (210)
  2. The Economics of Modern Manufacturing: Reply
    American Economic Review, 1995, 85, (4), 997-99 Downloads View citations (24)

1994

  1. Comparing Equilibria
    American Economic Review, 1994, 84, (3), 441-59 Downloads View citations (95)
  2. Complementarities and systems: Understanding japanese economic organization
    Estudios Económicos, 1994, 9, (1), 3-42 Downloads View citations (22)

1992

  1. Organizational Prospects, Influence Costs, and Ownership Changes
    Journal of Economics & Management Strategy, 1992, 1, (1), 9-35 View citations (85)
    See also Working Paper (1992)

1991

  1. Adaptive and sophisticated learning in normal form games
    Games and Economic Behavior, 1991, 3, (1), 82-100 Downloads View citations (100)
  2. Complementarities, Momentum, and the Evolution of Modern Manufacturing
    American Economic Review, 1991, 81, (2), 84-88 Downloads View citations (25)

1990

  1. Rationalizability, Learning, and Equilibrium in Games with Strategic Complementarities
    Econometrica, 1990, 58, (6), 1255-77 Downloads View citations (332)
  2. The Economics of Modern Manufacturing: Technology, Strategy, and Organization
    American Economic Review, 1990, 80, (3), 511-28 Downloads View citations (310)
  3. The Efficiency of Equity in Organizational Decision Processes
    American Economic Review, 1990, 80, (2), 154-59 Downloads View citations (22)

1989

  1. The Simple Economics of Optimal Auctions
    Journal of Political Economy, 1989, 97, (5), 1060-90 Downloads View citations (105)

1988

  1. Communication and Inventory as Substitutes in Organizing Production
    Scandinavian Journal of Economics, 1988, 90, (3), 275-89 View citations (14)
  2. Economic Theories of the Firm: Past, Present, and Future
    Canadian Journal of Economics, 1988, 21, (3), 444-58 Downloads View citations (10)

1987

  1. An Equilibrium Model with Involuntary Unemployment at Flexible, Competitive Prices and Wages
    American Economic Review, 1987, 77, (5), 856-74 Downloads View citations (21)
  2. Informational Asymmetries, Strategic Behavior, and Industrial Organization
    American Economic Review, 1987, 77, (2), 184-93 Downloads View citations (9)

1986

  1. A Signaling Model of Predatory Pricing
    Oxford Economic Papers, 1986, 38, 75-93 Downloads View citations (2)
  2. Price and Advertising Signals of Product Quality
    Journal of Political Economy, 1986, 94, (4), 796-821 Downloads View citations (323)
    See also Working Paper (1984)
  3. Relying on the Information of Interested Parties
    RAND Journal of Economics, 1986, 17, (1), 18-32 Downloads View citations (187)
    See also Working Paper (1985)

1984

  1. Problems with average cost pricing in the presence of set-up costs
    Economics Letters, 1984, 14, (2-3), 107-109 Downloads

1982

  1. Limit Pricing and Entry under Incomplete Information: An Equilibrium Analysis
    Econometrica, 1982, 50, (2), 443-59 Downloads View citations (166)
    See also Working Paper (1998)
  2. Predation, reputation, and entry deterrence
    Journal of Economic Theory, 1982, 27, (2), 280-312 Downloads View citations (255)
    See also Working Paper (1997)
  3. Rational cooperation in the finitely repeated prisoners' dilemma
    Journal of Economic Theory, 1982, 27, (2), 245-252 Downloads View citations (439)
    See also Working Paper (2010)

1980

  1. Oligopoly and Competition in Large Markets
    American Economic Review, 1980, 70, (1), 22-31 Downloads View citations (9)

1979

  1. A group incentive compatible mechanism yielding core allocations
    Journal of Economic Theory, 1979, 20, (1), 13-22 Downloads View citations (23)
  2. Incentives in Planning Procedures for the Provision of Public Goods
    Review of Economic Studies, 1979, 46, (2), 283-92 Downloads View citations (11)
    See also Working Paper (1977)

1978

  1. Barriers to trade and disadvantageous middlemen: Nonmonotonicity of the core
    Journal of Economic Theory, 1978, 19, (1), 200-209 Downloads View citations (22)

1977

  1. A Note on the Stability of Large Cartels
    Econometrica, 1977, 45, (8), 1877-78 Downloads View citations (1)
  2. On the Foundations of the Theory of Monopolistic Competition
    Econometrica, 1977, 45, (1), 101-13 Downloads View citations (38)
    See also Working Paper (1976)

1976

  1. A Note on the Core with Increasing Numbers of Consumers and Commodities
    International Economic Review, 1976, 17, (2), 503-05 Downloads
    See also Working Paper
  2. On the existence of Cournot equilbrium without concave profit functions
    Journal of Economic Theory, 1976, 13, (1), 112-117 Downloads View citations (12)
    See also Working Paper
  3. The Incentives for Price-Taking Behavior in Large Exchange Economies
    Econometrica, 1976, 44, (1), 115-27 Downloads View citations (46)
  4. The incentives for correct revelation of preferences and the number of consumers
    Journal of Public Economics, 1976, 6, (4), 359-374 Downloads View citations (13)
    See also Working Paper

1975

  1. On Cores in Economies with Public Goods
    International Economic Review, 1975, 16, (3), 751-64 Downloads
    See also Working Paper

1974

  1. A note on returns to group size and the core with public goods
    Journal of Economic Theory, 1974, 9, (3), 350-356 Downloads View citations (3)
    See also Working Paper (1974)
  2. Continuity in the gains from trade with similar consumers
    Journal of International Economics, 1974, 4, (1), 25-36 Downloads
  3. The Lindahl solution for economies with public goods
    Journal of Public Economics, 1974, 3, (1), 23-42 Downloads View citations (9)

1973

  1. Exclusion, externalities, and public goods
    Journal of Public Economics, 1973, 2, (3), 217-230 Downloads View citations (3)
    See also Working Paper (1972)
  2. Existence of Lindahl equilibrium with a measure space of consumers
    Journal of Economic Theory, 1973, 6, (4), 355-381 Downloads View citations (3)
    See also Working Paper (1972)

1970

  1. Pareto, Public Goods, and Politics: A Comment
    Canadian Journal of Economics, 1970, 3, (4), 615-16 Downloads

Books

2012

  1. The Handbook of Organizational Economics, vol 1
    Economics Books, Princeton University Press View citations (5)

Chapters

2012

  1. Complementarity in Organizations
    (The Handbook of Organizational Economics)
    Princeton University Press
  2. Decisions in Organizations
    (The Handbook of Organizational Economics)
    Princeton University Press View citations (1)
  3. Economic Theories of Incentives in Organizations
    (The Handbook of Organizational Economics)
    Princeton University Press
  4. Introduction
    (The Handbook of Organizational Economics)
    Princeton University Press Downloads
  5. Strategy and Organization
    (The Handbook of Organizational Economics)
    Princeton University Press
 
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