2002 Cambridge Workshop: Titles

WORKSHOP ON INSTITUTIONAL ANALYSIS
SEPTEMBER 22–27, 2002
CAMBRIDGE, MASSACHUSETTS, USA

TITLES

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Addressing the Squatter Problem in the Philippines:
Insights from the Community Mortgage Program

Marife M. BALLESTEROS
Philippine Institute of Development Studies



Political Credibility and Economic Development: A Case of Azerbaijan

Vugar BAYRAMOV
Azerbaijan State Economic University



Trust and Efficiency of Institutions

Matej CEPL
Northeastern University



Determinants of Vertical Integration: An Empirical Enquiry on Recent Developments in Communication and Coordination Issues

Isabel DIEZ-VIAL
Universidad Complutense de Madrid and University of California, Berkeley



Selling the State: Political Privatization in Post-Socialist Countries

Martin DIMITROV
Stanford University



Why Are There So Many Firms in Egypt?
What'S "Vertical Integration" Got to Do With It?

Amirah EL-HADDAD
University of Maryland



Measuring entry costs:
Why to do this and What method to use?
Some evidence from Bulgaria

Yordanka GANCHEVA,
Institute for Market Economics, Bulgaria



Property Rights Interpretation in New Institutional Economics and its Application in the Analysis of Corporate Governance in Russia

Denis KADOCHNIKOV
American University



The Drama of the Commons:
How Institutionalised Violence and the Logic of Ethnicity Affect Communal Resource Conflicts in Sri Lanka

Benedikt KORF
Humboldt University of Berlin and Center for Development Research (ZEF), Bonn



Corporate Social Responsibility as a Value Creation Strategy:
An Institutional Approach

Claudio Antonio Pinheiro MACHADO FILHO
University of São Paulo, Brazil



Transaction Governance and Contractual Relations
in a Transition Economy

Olga N. NASHCHEKINA
National Technical University “Kharkov Polytechnic Institute”, Ukraine



Institutional Framework and Entrepreneurial Endeavour:
The Case of Small Enterprises in Tanzania

Estomih J. NKYA
Mzumbe University, Tanzania



The institutions of the market of development-knowledge: is it helping development?

Gabriel ORTIZ de ZEVALLOS
APOYO Institute



Contract Enforcement: Relational Contracts or Courts in Cross-Border Trade: A Survey for Bulgaria and Macedonia

Petya PLATIKANOVA
Institute for Market Economics, Bulgaria



Institutional Influences on Incomplete Financial Contracting and the Relevance of Accounting Information

Asheq R. RAHMAN
Nanyang Technological University, Singapore



Norms in the Economic Evolution:
Old Believers in the Russian Nineteenth-century Textile Industry

Danila RASKOV
St. Petersburg State University



The Relations Between Informal and Formal Sectors and Development

Pablo ROSSELL
Centro de Estudios para el Desarrollo Laboral y Agrario, Bolivia



Brand Name as an Asset and a Contract: An Empirical Analysis
From Franchising

Claude Ménard, Paulo F. Azevedo and Vivian L.S. SILVA
Centre ATOM, University of Paris (Pantheon-Sorbonne) and Federal University of São Carlos (UFSCar), SP, Brazil



Evolutionary Ownership Structure in Post Privatization Phase and Its Impact on Corporate Performance in Poland: a Comparative Study of Polish Publicly Traded Enterprises: Privatized and Private Companies

Agnieszka SLOMKA
Warsaw School of Economics



Local Politicians, Firms, and the Federal Center:
The Anatomy of Provincial Protectionism

Konstantin SONIN
New Economic School and CEFIR, Moscow



Can Credit Markets Discipline Subnational Governments in Russia?

Andrey TIMOFEEV
CERGE-EI, Charles University, Prague



Peculiarities of Investments in Contemporary Russia

Natalia N. TSYTOVICH
St. Petersburg State University



The Role of Dowry from a New Institutional Economics Approach: Evidence from Catalan Marriage Contracts in the Nineteenth Century

Raul VIEDMA-PONCE
Pompeu Fabra University



Political Institutions, Government, and the Policy-Making Process

Mario VILLARREAL DÍAZ
Claremont Graduate University



Optimal Methods and Sequencing of Privatization:
Theory and Evidence from Vietnam

Anh T. VU
Boston College



Do African Legislatures Matter for Public Spending?
The Case of Ghana

Yongmei ZHOU
The World Bank