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economics of hierarchical organization.

Herman Daems

economics of hierarchical organization.

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Published by European Institute for Advanced Studies in Management in Brussels .
Written in English


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Although transaction cost economics (and, more generally, the New Institutional Economics) applies to the study of economic organization of all kinds, this book focuses primarily on the economic institutions of capitalism, with special reference to firms, markets, and relational contracting. Journal of Law, Economics and Organization 4: Williamson, Oliver. “The Theory of the Firm as Governance Structure: From Choice to Contract.” Journal of Economic Perspectives * Whinston, Michael. “On the Transaction Cost Determinants of Vertical Integration.” Journal of Law, Economics, and Organization


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