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Postal address:All Souls College, Oxford OX1 4AL, United Kingdom
Workplace:Department of Economics, Oxford University, (more information at EDIRC)
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Working Papers

2017

  1. Competition in Public Service Provision: The Role of Not-for-profit Providers
    CESifo Working Paper Series, CESifo Group Munich Downloads
    See also Journal Article in Journal of Public Economics (2018)

2016

  1. Choice and Competition in Public Service Provision
    Economics Series Working Papers, University of Oxford, Department of Economics Downloads View citations (2)
    Also in CEPR Discussion Papers, C.E.P.R. Discussion Papers (2016) Downloads View citations (2)
    STICERD - Public Economics Programme Discussion Papers, Suntory and Toyota International Centres for Economics and Related Disciplines, LSE (2016) Downloads View citations (2)

2015

  1. Bargaining and Wage Rigidity in a Matching Model for the US
    IZA Discussion Papers, Institute of Labor Economics (IZA) Downloads
    See also Journal Article in Oxford Bulletin of Economics and Statistics (2017)
  2. Relational Incentive Contracts with Persistent Private Information
    CESifo Working Paper Series, CESifo Group Munich Downloads View citations (2)
    Also in Economics Series Working Papers, University of Oxford, Department of Economics (2012) Downloads View citations (8)

    See also Journal Article in Econometrica (2016)

2014

  1. Relational Contracts and Specific Training
    Economics Series Working Papers, University of Oxford, Department of Economics Downloads
    See also Journal Article in Research in Economics (2015)

2012

  1. Relational Incentive Contracts with Productivity Shocks
    Economics Series Working Papers, University of Oxford, Department of Economics Downloads View citations (6)
    See also Journal Article in Games and Economic Behavior (2015)

2011

  1. Nash Bargaining, Credible Bargaining and Efficiency wages in a matching model for the US
    2011 Meeting Papers, Society for Economic Dynamics Downloads
    Also in Economics Series Working Papers, University of Oxford, Department of Economics (2010) Downloads View citations (4)

2010

  1. Do Managers with Limited Liability Take More Risky Decisions? An Information Acquisition Model
    CESifo Working Paper Series, CESifo Group Munich Downloads
    Also in Economics Series Working Papers, University of Oxford, Department of Economics (2009) Downloads

    See also Journal Article in Journal of Economics & Management Strategy (2011)
  2. Relational Incentive Contracts
    Economics Series Working Papers, University of Oxford, Department of Economics Downloads View citations (2)
    See also Chapter (2012)

2005

  1. Supplier Discretion over Provision: Theory and an Application to Medical Care
    Economics Series Working Papers, University of Oxford, Department of Economics Downloads View citations (13)
    Also in CESifo Working Paper Series, CESifo Group Munich (2005) Downloads View citations (13)

    See also Journal Article in RAND Journal of Economics (2005)

2004

  1. Principal and Expert Agent
    Economics Series Working Papers, University of Oxford, Department of Economics Downloads View citations (5)
    See also Journal Article in The B.E. Journal of Theoretical Economics (2009)

2003

  1. Health Service Gatekeepers
    CESifo Working Paper Series, CESifo Group Munich Downloads
    Also in Economics Series Working Papers, University of Oxford, Department of Economics (2003) Downloads

    See also Journal Article in RAND Journal of Economics (2004)
  2. The Specification of Diagnosis-Related Groups
    Economics Series Working Papers, University of Oxford, Department of Economics Downloads

2002

  1. General Training by Firms, Apprentice Contracts, and Public Policy
    CESifo Working Paper Series, CESifo Group Munich Downloads View citations (9)
    Also in Economics Series Working Papers, University of Oxford, Department of Economics (2002) Downloads View citations (4)
    Discussion Paper Series In Economics And Econometrics, University of Southampton, Economics Division, School of Social Sciences (2000) View citations (2)

    See also Journal Article in European Economic Review (2003)

2001

  1. Cost Sharing in Health Service Provision: An Empirical Assessment of Cost Savings
    Economics Series Working Papers, University of Oxford, Department of Economics Downloads View citations (1)
    Also in Economics Series Working Papers, University of Oxford, Department of Economics (2001) View citations (2)

    See also Journal Article in Journal of Public Economics (2002)

2000

  1. Performance, Promotion, and the Peter Principle
    Economics Series Working Papers, University of Oxford, Department of Economics Downloads View citations (2)
    Also in UFAE and IAE Working Papers, Unitat de Fonaments de l'Anàlisi Econòmica (UAB) and Institut d'Anàlisi Econòmica (CSIC) (1995) View citations (1)
    Economics Series Working Papers, University of Oxford, Department of Economics (2000) View citations (2)

    See also Journal Article in Review of Economic Studies (2001)

1998

  1. Government purchasing of health services
    Discussion Paper Series In Economics And Econometrics, University of Southampton, Economics Division, School of Social Sciences View citations (13)
    See also Chapter (2000)
  2. Individual employment contracts
    Discussion Paper Series In Economics And Econometrics, University of Southampton, Economics Division, School of Social Sciences View citations (49)
    See also Chapter (1999)

1997

  1. Contracts, hold-up and labor markets
    Discussion Paper Series In Economics And Econometrics, University of Southampton, Economics Division, School of Social Sciences View citations (81)
    See also Journal Article in Journal of Economic Literature (1997)
  2. Motivation and Markets
    Boston College Working Papers in Economics, Boston College Department of Economics Downloads View citations (7)
    Also in Discussion Paper Series In Economics And Econometrics, University of Southampton, Economics Division, School of Social Sciences (1997) View citations (10)

    See also Journal Article in American Economic Review (1998)

1996

  1. Contracting in the NHS legal and economic issues
    Discussion Paper Series In Economics And Econometrics, University of Southampton, Economics Division, School of Social Sciences View citations (2)
  2. Contracts for National Health Service
    Discussion Paper Series In Economics And Econometrics, University of Southampton, Economics Division, School of Social Sciences View citations (10)
    See also Journal Article in Economic Journal (1996)

1995

  1. Contracting for health services when patient demand does not reflect quality
    Discussion Paper Series In Economics And Econometrics, University of Southampton, Economics Division, School of Social Sciences View citations (2)
    See also Journal Article in Journal of Health Economics (1998)
  2. Contracting for health services with unmonitored quality
    Discussion Paper Series In Economics And Econometrics, University of Southampton, Economics Division, School of Social Sciences View citations (10)
    See also Journal Article in Economic Journal (1998)
  3. Contracts and competition in the NHS
    Discussion Paper Series In Economics And Econometrics, University of Southampton, Economics Division, School of Social Sciences Downloads View citations (4)

1994

  1. Contract bargaining with symmetric information
    Discussion Paper Series In Economics And Econometrics, University of Southampton, Economics Division, School of Social Sciences
    See also Journal Article in Canadian Journal of Economics (1995)
  2. Turnover costs, efficiency wages and cycles
    Discussion Paper Series In Economics And Econometrics, University of Southampton, Economics Division, School of Social Sciences
    See also Journal Article in Annals of Economics and Statistics (1995)

1993

  1. Labor turnover and the natural rate of unemployment: efficiency wage vs frictional unemployment
    Discussion Paper Series In Economics And Econometrics, University of Southampton, Economics Division, School of Social Sciences
    Also in UFAE and IAE Working Papers, Unitat de Fonaments de l'Anàlisi Econòmica (UAB) and Institut d'Anàlisi Econòmica (CSIC) (1989)
    Working Papers, London School of Economics - Centre for Labour Economics (1989)
  2. Motivation, markets and dual economies
    Discussion Paper Series In Economics And Econometrics, University of Southampton, Economics Division, School of Social Sciences
  3. Rewarding performance by promotion to a different job
    Discussion Paper Series In Economics And Econometrics, University of Southampton, Economics Division, School of Social Sciences
    See also Journal Article in European Economic Review (1994)

1992

  1. Contract inefficiency, wages and employment: an assessment
    Discussion Paper Series In Economics And Econometrics, University of Southampton, Economics Division, School of Social Sciences
  2. Specific investment and wage profiles in labour markets
    Discussion Paper Series In Economics And Econometrics, University of Southampton, Economics Division, School of Social Sciences
    See also Journal Article in European Economic Review (1993)

1991

  1. Contracts Bargaining for Flows of Goods and Services in Finite Terms
    Cahiers de recherche, Universite de Montreal, Departement de sciences economiques
    Also in Cahiers de recherche, Centre interuniversitaire de recherche en économie quantitative, CIREQ (1991)
  2. INVESTMENTS, HOLD UP AND THE REFORM OF MARKET CONTRACTS
    Cahiers de recherche, Centre interuniversitaire de recherche en économie quantitative, CIREQ View citations (17)
    Also in Cahiers de recherche, Universite de Montreal, Departement de sciences economiques (1991) View citations (8)

    See also Journal Article in American Economic Review (1993)
  3. Incomplete Contracts and the Theory of Dual Economies
    Cahiers de recherche, Universite de Montreal, Departement de sciences economiques

1990

  1. WAGE PREMIUMS AND THE PROFIT MAXIMIZATION IN EFFICIENCY WAGE MODELS
    Cahiers de recherche, Centre interuniversitaire de recherche en économie quantitative, CIREQ
    Also in Cahiers de recherche, Universite de Montreal, Departement de sciences economiques (1990)
    Working Papers, London School of Economics - Centre for Labour Economics (1989) View citations (2)
    UFAE and IAE Working Papers, Unitat de Fonaments de l'Anàlisi Econòmica (UAB) and Institut d'Anàlisi Econòmica (CSIC) (1989) View citations (1)

    See also Journal Article in European Economic Review (1993)

1989

  1. EFFICIENT SPECIFIC INVESTMENTS, INCOMPLETE CONTRACTS, AND THE ROLE OF MARKET ALTERNATIVES
    Working Papers, Tilburg - Center for Economic Research
    Also in Discussion Paper, Tilburg University, Center for Economic Research (1989) Downloads

1988

  1. The multiperiod principal-agent problem
    CORE Discussion Papers RP, Université catholique de Louvain, Center for Operations Research and Econometrics (CORE) Downloads View citations (4)
    See also Journal Article in Review of Economic Studies (1988)

1987

  1. Labour Turnover and the Natural Rate of Unemployment: An Incomplete Contracts Approach
    Working Paper, Economics Department, Queen's University

1986

  1. Implicit Contracts, Incentive Compatibility, and Involuntary Unemployment
    Working Paper, Economics Department, Queen's University View citations (1)
    See also Journal Article in Econometrica (1989)
  2. Involuntary Unemployment in Dynamic Contract Equilibria
    Working Paper, Economics Department, Queen's University
    See also Journal Article in European Economic Review (1987)

1985

  1. Reputation and Hierarchy in Dynamic Models of Employment
    Working Paper, Economics Department, Queen's University View citations (4)
    See also Journal Article in Journal of Political Economy (1988)

1984

  1. Capital Utilization and Empirical Analysis
    Discussion Papers (REL - Recherches Economiques de Louvain), Université catholique de Louvain, Institut de Recherches Economiques et Sociales (IRES) Downloads

Journal Articles

2018

  1. Competition in public service provision: The role of not-for-profit providers
    Journal of Public Economics, 2018, 162, (C), 158-172 Downloads View citations (1)
    See also Working Paper (2017)

2017

  1. Bargaining and Wage Rigidity in a Matching Model for the US
    Oxford Bulletin of Economics and Statistics, 2017, 79, (6), 997-1017 Downloads
    See also Working Paper (2015)

2016

  1. Relational Incentive Contracts With Persistent Private Information
    Econometrica, 2016, 84, 317-346 Downloads View citations (1)
    See also Working Paper (2015)

2015

  1. Relational contracts and specific training
    Research in Economics, 2015, 69, (1), 51-62 Downloads
    See also Working Paper (2014)
  2. Relational incentive contracts with productivity shocks
    Games and Economic Behavior, 2015, 92, (C), 122-137 Downloads View citations (1)
    See also Working Paper (2012)

2011

  1. Do Managers with Limited Liability Take More Risky Decisions? An Information Acquisition Model
    Journal of Economics & Management Strategy, 2011, 20, (1), 83-120 View citations (3)
    See also Working Paper (2010)

2009

  1. Principal and Expert Agent
    The B.E. Journal of Theoretical Economics, 2009, 9, (1), 1-36 Downloads View citations (8)
    See also Working Paper (2004)

2007

  1. Hospital cost differences and payment by results
    Health Economics, Policy and Law, 2007, 2, (04), 429-433 Downloads View citations (2)

2005

  1. Supplier Discretion Over Provision: Theory and an Application to Medical Care
    RAND Journal of Economics, 2005, 36, (2), 412-429 View citations (8)
    See also Working Paper (2005)

2004

  1. Health Service Gatekeepers
    RAND Journal of Economics, 2004, 35, (2), 401-421 View citations (12)
    See also Working Paper (2003)

2003

  1. General training by firms, apprentice contracts, and public policy
    European Economic Review, 2003, 47, (2), 197-227 Downloads View citations (23)
    See also Working Paper (2002)

2002

  1. Cost sharing in health service provision: an empirical assessment of cost savings
    Journal of Public Economics, 2002, 84, (2), 219-249 Downloads View citations (26)
    See also Working Paper (2001)

2001

  1. Performance, Promotion, and the Peter Principle
    Review of Economic Studies, 2001, 68, (1), 45-66 Downloads View citations (47)
    See also Working Paper (2000)

1998

  1. Contracting for Health Services with Unmonitored Quality
    Economic Journal, 1998, 108, (449), 1093-1110 Downloads View citations (106)
    See also Working Paper (1995)
  2. Contracting for health services when patient demand does not reflect quality
    Journal of Health Economics, 1998, 17, (1), 1-19 Downloads View citations (167)
    See also Working Paper (1995)
  3. Motivation and Markets
    American Economic Review, 1998, 88, (3), 388-411 Downloads View citations (79)
    See also Working Paper (1997)

1997

  1. Contracts, Hold-Up, and Labor Markets
    Journal of Economic Literature, 1997, 35, (4), 1916-1957 Downloads View citations (49)
    See also Working Paper (1997)

1996

  1. Competition in NHS Quasi-markets
    Oxford Review of Economic Policy, 1996, 12, (4), 89-99 View citations (2)
  2. Contracts for the National Health Service
    Economic Journal, 1996, 106, (439), 1691-1701 Downloads View citations (11)
    See also Working Paper (1996)

1995

  1. Contract Bargaining with Symmetric Information
    Canadian Journal of Economics, 1995, 28, (2), 336-67 Downloads View citations (16)
    See also Working Paper (1994)
  2. Turnover Costs, Efficiency Wages and Cycles
    Annals of Economics and Statistics, 1995, (37-38), 55-74 Downloads
    See also Working Paper (1994)

1994

  1. Labor Turnover and the Natural Rate of Unemployment: Efficiency Wage versus Frictional Unemployment
    Journal of Labor Economics, 1994, 12, (2), 276-315 Downloads View citations (15)
  2. Rewarding performance by promotion to a different job
    European Economic Review, 1994, 38, (3-4), 683-690 Downloads View citations (16)
    See also Working Paper (1993)
  3. Trade unions and seniority employment rules
    European Economic Review, 1994, 38, (8), 1595-1611 Downloads View citations (8)

1993

  1. Investments, Holdup, and the Form of Market Contracts
    American Economic Review, 1993, 83, (4), 811-37 Downloads View citations (217)
    See also Working Paper (1991)
  2. Specific investment and wage profiles in labour markets
    European Economic Review, 1993, 37, (2-3), 343-354 Downloads View citations (14)
    See also Working Paper (1992)
  3. Wage premiums and profit maximization in efficiency wage models
    European Economic Review, 1993, 37, (6), 1223-1249 Downloads View citations (16)
    See also Working Paper (1990)

1989

  1. Implicit Contracts, Incentive Compatibility, and Involuntary Unemployment
    Econometrica, 1989, 57, (2), 447-80 Downloads View citations (278)
    See also Working Paper (1986)

1988

  1. Reputation and Hierarchy in Dynamic Models of Employment
    Journal of Political Economy, 1988, 96, (4), 832-54 Downloads View citations (77)
    See also Working Paper (1985)
  2. Some analytics of the Laffer curve: Reply
    Journal of Public Economics, 1988, 35, (1), 131-132 Downloads View citations (2)
  3. The Multiperiod Principal-Agent Problem
    Review of Economic Studies, 1988, 55, (3), 391-407 Downloads View citations (37)
    See also Working Paper (1988)

1987

  1. Involuntary unemployment in dynamic contract equilibria *
    European Economic Review, 1987, 31, (1-2), 427-435 Downloads View citations (2)
    See also Working Paper (1986)
  2. Trade union labour contracts: An introduction
    European Economic Review, 1987, 31, (1-2), 139-148 Downloads View citations (8)

1986

  1. Rank-Order Contracts for a Principal with Many Agents
    Review of Economic Studies, 1986, 53, (5), 807-817 Downloads View citations (37)
  2. Some analytics of the laffer curve
    Journal of Public Economics, 1986, 29, (3), 263-279 Downloads View citations (26)

1985

  1. Incomplete Contracts and Involuntary Unemployment
    Oxford Economic Papers, 1985, 37, (2), 196-209 Downloads

1984

  1. Dynamic Inconsistency, Rational Expectations, and Optimal Government Policy
    Econometrica, 1984, 52, (6), 1437-51 Downloads View citations (8)
  2. Work Incentives, Hierarchy, and Internal Labor Markets
    Journal of Political Economy, 1984, 92, (3), 486-507 Downloads View citations (152)

1983

  1. Trade Unions and Economic Efficiency
    Economic Journal, 1983, 93, (369a), 51-65 Downloads View citations (42)

1982

  1. Tax policy and investment demand: A vintage approach
    Journal of Public Economics, 1982, 19, (2), 225-241 Downloads

1981

  1. Corporate Tax Policy and the Service Life of Capital Equipment
    Review of Economic Studies, 1981, 48, (2), 311-316 Downloads
  2. Unemployment and the Efficiency Wage Hypothesis
    Economic Journal, 1981, 91, (364), 848-66 Downloads View citations (30)

1980

  1. The Measurement of Labour Cost in Empirical Models of Production and Employment
    The Review of Economics and Statistics, 1980, 62, (4), 521-28 Downloads

1979

  1. The Estimation of a Vintage Model of Production for UK Manufacturing
    Review of Economic Studies, 1979, 46, (4), 719-736 Downloads View citations (8)

1978

  1. Prices vs. Quantities: A Critical Note on the Use of Approximations
    Review of Economic Studies, 1978, 45, (1), 203-207 Downloads View citations (24)

1977

  1. Capital Utilization and the Measurement of the Elasticity of Substitution
    The Manchester School of Economic & Social Studies, 1977, 45, (2), 103-11 View citations (1)

1975

  1. Capacity Utilization, the User Cost of Capital and the Cost of Adjustment
    International Economic Review, 1975, 16, (2), 352-61 Downloads
  2. Replacement and the rental value of capital equipment subject to obsolescence
    Journal of Economic Theory, 1975, 10, (1), 24-41 Downloads View citations (60)

Chapters

2012

  1. Relational Incentive Contracts
    A chapter in The Handbook of Organizational Economics, 2012 View citations (6)
    See also Working Paper (2010)

2000

  1. Government purchasing of health services
    Chapter 15 in Handbook of Health Economics, 2000, vol. 1, pp 847-890 Downloads View citations (61)
    See also Working Paper (1998)

1999

  1. Individual employment contracts
    Chapter 35 in Handbook of Labor Economics, 1999, vol. 3, Part B, pp 2291-2372 Downloads View citations (81)
    See also Working Paper (1998)
 
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