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Oliver Hart (Harvard)
How Do Informal Agreements and Renegotiation Shape Contractual Reference Points?
Justin McCrary (Berkeley)
The Effect of Police on Crime: New Evidence from U.S. Cities, 1960-2008
President’s Day for FAS
Ivan Png (National University of Singapore)
Law and Innovation: Evidence from the Uniform Trade Secrets Act
Josh Fishman (University of Virginia)
Inconsistency, Indeterminacy, and Error in Adjudication
Allen Ferrell (HLS) and Martijn Cremers (Yale)
Thirty years of Shareholder Rights and Stock Returns: It’s Beta, not Alpha
Claudia Landeo (Yale) and Kathy Spier (HLS)
Contracts as a Barrier to Entry: An Experimental Study of Exclusive Dealing with Stipulated Damages
Laurence Tai (Harvard)
Transparency and Media Scrutiny in the Regulatory Process
Gilles Chemla (Imperial College London)
Skin in the Game and Moral Hazard
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September 19, 2011
Alberto Alesina, Harvard
"A Test of Racial Bias in Capital Sentencing"
September 26, 2011
Josh Teitelbaum, Georgetown
"The Nature of Risk Preferences: Evidence from Insurance Choices"
October 17, 2011
Martin Ochmke, Columbia
"Should Derivatives be Senior?"
October 24, 2011
Giovanni Maggi, Yale
"Optimal Design of Trade Agreements in the Presence of Renegotiation"
November 7, 2011
Holger Herz, Zurich/Harvard
"The Lure of Authority: Motivation and Incentive Effects of Power"
November 14, 2011
Andrei Shleifer, Harvard
"A Measure of Government Efficiency"
November 21, 2011
Gustavo Manso, MIT
"Libertarian Paternalism, Information Sharing, and Financial Decision-Making"
November 28, 2011
James Alt, Harvard
"Enforcement and Public Corruption: Evidence from US States"
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