The Transaction Cost Economics Project: The Theory and Practice of the Governance of Contractual Relations

The Transaction Cost Economics Project: The Theory and Practice of the Governance of Contractual Relations

by Oliver E. Williamson

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ISBN-13: 9780857938770
Publisher: Elgar, Edward Publishing, Inc.
Publication date: 05/13/2013
Pages: 444
Product dimensions: 6.60(w) x 9.50(h) x 1.00(d)

About the Author

Oliver E. Williamson, Professor, Graduate School and Edgar F. Kaiser Professor Emeritus of Business, Economics, and Law, University of California, Berkeley, US and 2009 Winner of the Nobel Prize in Economics for Studies of Economic Governance

Table of Contents

Contents:
Acknowledgements
Introduction Oliver Williamson
PART I THEORY AND CONCEPTS
1. O.E. Williamson (2001), ‘Hierarchies and Markets’
2. Oliver E. Williamson (1971), ‘The Vertical Integration of Production: Market Failure Considerations’
3. Oliver E. Williamson (1979), ‘Transaction Cost Economics: The Governance of Contractual Relations’
4. Oliver E. Williamson (1983), ‘Credible Commitments: Using Hostages to Support Exchange’
5. Oliver E. Williamson (1991), ‘Comparative Economic Organization: The Analysis of Discrete Structural Alternatives’
6. Oliver E. Williamson (1985), ‘The Limits of Firms: Incentive and Bureaucratic Features’
7. Oliver E. Williamson (1991), ‘Strategizing, Economizing, and Economic Organization’
PART II PUBLIC POLICY
8. Oliver E. Williamson (1976), ‘Franchise Bidding for Natural Monopolies – in General and with Respect to CATV’
9. Oliver E. Williamson (2009), ‘Opening the Black Box of Firm and Market Organization: Antitrust’
10. Oliver E. Williamson (1988), ‘Corporate Finance and Corporate Governance’
11. Oliver E. Williamson (2008), ‘Corporate Boards of Directors: In Principle and in Practice’
PART III INTERDISCIPLINARY SOCIAL SCIENCE
12. Oliver E. Williamson (1993), ‘Transaction Cost Economics and Organization Theory’
13. Oliver E. Williamson (1993), ‘Calculativeness, Trust, and Economic Organization’
14. Oliver E. Williamson (2005), ‘Why Law, Economics, and Organization?’
PART IV PERSPECTIVES
15. Oliver E. Williamson (2009), ‘Pragmatic Methodology: A Sketch, with Applications to Transaction Cost Economics’
16. Oliver E. Williamson (2010), ‘Transaction Cost Economics: The Natural Progression’

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