Ronald Coase Institute



Translations of Coase's Work



Bulgarian

The Nature of the Firm.
Translated by Tamara Todorova.
In Economic Thought, Economic Institute of the Bulgarian Academy of Sciences, 6/2003, pp. 32-49.



Catalan
An Interview with Ronald Coase.
Una entrevista amb Ronald Coase.
Catalunya Global 03, translated by Eva Querol.



Chinese
Collected works published under the title The Firm, the Market, and the Law. Shanghai: 1990. 
(Includes The Nature of the Firm (1937), The Federal Communications Commission (1959), The Problem of Social Cost (1961), Industrial Organization: A Research Proposal (1972), The Lighthouse in Economics (1974), The Nature of the Firm: Origin, Meaning, and Influence (1988),The Market for Goods and the Market for Ideas (1974), The New Institutional Economics (1984)).

The Firm, the Market, and the Law.
Translated by Chen, K. M. and Li, H. H.  Taipei: Yuan Liou Publishing Company Ltd., 1995.

Essays on Economics and Economists. Shanghai People's Publishing House (simplified characters).

Essays on Economics and Economists.  Eco Trend Publishers via Bardon-Chinese Media Agency (complex characters).

How China Became Capitalist (the abridged version in Chinese is titled Changes in China), with Ning Wang. China CITIC Press, 2012. Free online version.


Estonian
The Firm, the Market, and the Law.
Translated by Hardo Pajula. Pegasus Publishers, 2003.



French
The Nature of the Firm.
Translated in the Revue Française d'Economie, 1987, Vol 11,1.

Le Coűt du Droit. 
Translated by Yves-Marie Morisette, includes Le problčme du coűt social and La structure institutionnelle de la production.

The Firm, The Market, and the Law. Diderot, 1997.

The Federal Communications Commission (translation of pp. 12-40 from 2 Journal of Law and Economics 1-40, 1959). Faut-il vendre les fréquences?

L'entreprise, le marché et le droit. Translated by Boualem Aliouat. Éditions d'Organisation. 2005.

The Lighthouse in Economics. Annotated translation by Louis Bertone. 2015.
Le Phare en Economie.



German
The Problem of Social Cost.
"Das Problem der sozialen Kosten", in: H-D. Assmann, C. Kirchner, E. Schanze (eds.), Ökonomische Analyse des Rechts. Tübingen: Mohr-Siebeck 1993 (UTB Taschenbücher 1685).



Hungarian
The Nature of the Firm.
Magyarul megjelent: A vállalat természete. Megjelent: Czakó Erzsébet-Kocsis Károly-Reizer Edit (szerk.) [1989]:Szemelvények a "Vállalatgazdaságtan" tanulmányozásához. Aula Kiadó, Budapest, 31-40.

The Problem of Social Cost.
Magyarul megjelent: A társadalmi költségek problémája. Struktúrák, Szervezetek, Stratégiák (Ipargazdasági Szemle), 1992. 1. sz. 15 - 44.>

The Firm, the Market, and the Law.
Magyarul megjelent: A vállalat, a piac és a jog. Tankönyvkiadó, Budapest, 2004.



Italian
The Nature of the Firm.
The Lighthouse in Economics.
The Problem of Social Cost.
(Further details are sought.)

The Firm, The Market, and the Law. 
Impresa, Mercato e Dirito. Bologna: Societa Editrice Il Mulino, 1995.


Japanese
The Firm, The Market, and the Law. Tokyo Keizai Shinposha via The English Agency - Japan, 1992.


Korean
The Firm, The Market, and the Law. Translated by Kim and Lee. Junnam University Press, 1998.
The Nature of the Firm. Seoul University Law School Journal.
The Problem of Social Cost. Seoul University Law School Journal.


Persian
The Nature of the Firm.
The Problem of Social Cost.


Russian
The Firm, the Market and the Law. Moscow, Delo, 1993.

The Firm, the Market and the Law. Moscow, New York, Telex, 1991.

The Institutional Structure of Production.  Vestnik Sanktpeterburgskogo Gosudarstvennogo universiteta. Seria “Ekonomika." 1992. Vypusk 4.

The Nature of the Firm.  Vestnik Sanktpeterburgskogo Gosudarstvennogo universiteta. Seria “Ekonomika." 1992. Vypusk 4.

The Nature of the Firm. EKO. 1993. N2. (short variant of translation).

The Nature of the Firm. In The Theory of the Firm: Milestones of Economic Thought.  St.Petersburg, Ekonomicheskaya shkola, 1995.

The Firm, the Market and the Law. Chapters from the book. USA: Economy, Policy, Ideology. 1993.

The Nature of the Firm. Origins, Evolution, and Development. Edited by Oliver E. Williamson and Sidney G. Winter.  Moscow, Delo, 2001. Chapters 2-5, and Nobel Lecture.



Spanish
The Problem of Social Cost.
El Problema del Costo Social, Estudios Públicos Nş 45, Chile 1992 (PDF file).

The Market for Goods and the Market for Ideas.

El mercado de los bienes y el mercado de las ideas, Estudios Públicos Nş 45, Chile 1992 (PDF file).

The Nature of the Firm.
La Naturaleza de la Firma, in Cuervo, Ortigueira y Suárez, 1979, Lecturas de introducción a la economía de la empresa, Pirámide, Madrid.

The Firm, The Market, and the Law. Alianza, 1994.



Swedish
The Firm, The Market, and the Law. Timbro Forlag, 1992.


Turkish
How China Became Capitalist.
Çin Nasil Kapitalist Oldu? BigBang Publishing, Eksi Kitaplar, 2015.



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