Research projects presented at the workshops are intended to develop into published work. A partial list of these publications follows. Alumni are cordially requested to send us citations of their papers that evolved or benefited from their workshop experience.
Transaction Costs and Community-Based Natural Resource Management in Nepal. Journal of Environmental Management 78: (2006) 5-15.
Poverty, Property Rights and Collective Action: Understanding the Distributive Aspects of Common Property Resource Management. Environment and Development Economics 10 (2005): 7-31.
Ballesteros, Marife Magno
Can Group Credit Work for Housing Loans? Evidence from the Community Mortgage Program (CMP). Philippine Institute for Development Studies, Policy Note 2004-05.
Households' Demand for Higher Environmental Quality: The Case of Russia. Economics Education and Research Consortium, Moscow, 2005.
Working Paper Series, No. 05/08.
Soviet Legacies, Organized Crime, and Economic Gangsterism: Russia, 1995-2010. Communist and Post-Communist Studies, 51,1 (2018), 1-17.
Cheung, William Ka Shing and Siu Kei Wong
Understanding Governance of Public Land Sales: An Experiment from Hong Kong. Regional Studies, Regional Science, 6:1 (2019), 607-622, DOI: 10.1080/21681376.2019.1684207
Cheung, William K. S. and others
The Land Governance Cost on Co-Ownership: A Study of the Cross-Lease in New Zealand. Land Use Policy, Volume 108, September 2021,105561.
Choy, Lennon H.T. and K. W. Chau
Let the Buyer or Seller Beware: Measuring Lemons in the Housing Market under Different Doctrines of Law Governing Transactions and Information. Journal of Law and Economics 54,4 (2011): S347-S365.
Institutions and Casinos on American Indian Reservations: An Empirical Analysis of the Location of Indian Casinos. Journal of Law and Economics, Vol. 53, No. 4 (November 2010), pp. 651-687.
Piracy and the State: The Politics of Intellectual Property Rights in China. Cambridge University Press, forthcoming August 2009.
Espinoza, Mauricio, with Michael Albertus and Ricardo Fort
Land Reform and Human Capital Development: Evidence from Peru. Journal of Development Economics, 147 (2020), 102540. doi: https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jdeveco.2020.102540
Developing Ethical Corporate Cultures: Developing Corporate Cultures to Comply With Organizational Strategies. Lambert Academic Pulbihsing 2010.
Inter-organizational Relationship and Hold-up in the Automotive Sector: A Study under the Economics of Transaction Costs Theory. Lambert Academic Publishing, 2010.
Bureaucracy Intermediaries, Corruption and Red Tape. Journal of Development Economics. Volume 108, May 2014, 256-273.
Galiani, Sebastian and Ernesto Schargrodsky
Land Property Rights and Resource Allocation. Journal of Law and Economics 54,4 (2011): S329-S345.
Ghosh, Ranjan and Yugank Goyal
Oliver Williamson: The Man Who Reduced the Transaction Cost of Economics. Economic & Political Weekly, Vol. 55, Issue No. 28-29, !! July 2020, 22-25.
Guo, Shiqi, with Pinghan Liang
Social Interaction, Internet Access and Stock Market Participation - An Empirical Study in China. Journal of Comparative Economics, forthcoming 2015.
Instability from trade and democracy: the long-run effect of aid. Economics Bulletin 6, 41(2008) 1-16.
Kurdin, Alexander, with Andrey Shastitko
Intellectual Property Rights Protection vs. Antitrust: Tug of War? Competition Policy International Antitrust Chronicle, December 2011 (1), 1-13.
Unregretful Youth? The Long-Term Impact of the Sent-Down Movement on Social Trust. The World Economics, 2014 (2), 90-109.
Nature of the Firm: A Study on Developers in China and Hong Kong. Journal ofApplied Economics Sciences 4,6 (2008).
Liao, Zhimin and Xiaofang Chen
Why the Entry Regulation of Mobile Phone Manufacturing in China Collapsed: The Impact of Technological Innovation. Journal of Law and Economics 54,4 (2011): S207-S228.
Lim, Jamus Jerome and Jessica Henson Decker
What fundamentally drives growth? Revisiting the institutions and economic performance debate. Journal of International Development 20, 5 (2008), 698-725.
Lopez Jerez, Montserrat
Deltas Apart: Factor Endowments, Colonial Extraction and Pathways of Agricultural Development in Vietnam. Lund University: Lund Studies in Economic History 69, 2014.
Lorko, Matej, Maroš Servátka, and Le Zhang
Anchoring in Project Duration Estimation. Journal of Economic Behavior & Organization, 162 (2019), 49–65. doi: https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jebo.2019.04.014
Miao, Jia and Xiaogang Wu
Urbanization, Socioecononic Status and Health Disparity in China. Health & Places, 42, 87-95. doi:10:1016/j.healthplace.2016.09.008
Otto-Banaszak, Ilona and others
Different Perceptions of Adaptation to Climate Change: A Mental Model Approach Applied to the Evidence from Expert Interviews. Regional Environmental Change (2011) 11:217-228.
Parker, Dominic P.
Anderson, Terry L. and Dominic P. Parker. 2008. Sovereignty, Credible Commitments, and Economic Prosperity on American Indian Reservations. Journal of Law and Economics 51(November): 641-666.
Pohit, Sanjib and others
India's Informal Trade with Bangladesh: A Qualitative Assessment. The World Economy 26, 8 (2003), 1187-1214.
Pohit, Sanjib and others
Quantifying the Transport, Regulatory and Other Costs of Indian Overland Exports to Bangladesh.The World Economy 29, 9 (2006), 1227-1242.
Qi, Li and Penny Prime
Market Reforms in China: Consumption Puzzles. China Economic Review, forthcoming.
Qi, Li and Jack Ochs
Information Use and Transference Among Legally Separated Share Markets: An Experimental Approach. Southern Economic Journal, forthcoming.
Planting Houses in Shenzhen: A Real Estate Market Without Legal Titles. Canadian Journal of Law and Society / Revue Canadienne Droit et Société, 2013.
Small Property, Big Market: A Focal Point Explanation. American Journal of Comparative Law, Vol. 63, No. 1 (2015), Forthcoming.
Rayton, Bruce A. and Khrystyna Pavlyk
On the Recent Divergence Between Measures of the Money Supply in the UK. Economics Letters, vol 108, issue 2, August 2010, pages 159-162.
Economic Analysis of Institutions: A Practical Guide. Sage, 2011.
Institutions and Small Settler Economies: A Comparative Study of New Zealand and Uruguay, 1870 - 2008. New York: Palgrave Macmillan, 2014.
Mapping the International: Global and Local Salience and News-Links Between Countries in Popular News Sites Worldwide. International Journal of Internet Science 2010, 5 (1), 48–71.
Separating Reputation, Social Influence, and Identification Effects in a Dictator Game. European Economic Review, forthcoming.
On the Existence and Efficiency of Equilibria under Liability Rules. Working Paper No. 150, Centre for Development Economics, Department of Economics, University of Delhi, September 2006.
Prison Gangs, Norms, and Organizations. Journal of Economic Behavior & Organization, 82(1) 2012: 702-716.
The Social Order of the Underworld: How Prison Gangs Govern the American Penal System. Oxford University Press, 2014.
The Puzzle of Prison Order: Why Life Behind Bars Varies around the World. Oxford University Press, forthcoming 2020.
The Tragedy of the Private: Transaction Cost Considerations. International Journal of Social Economics, Volume 41, No. 6, 2014, 482-492, ISSN: 0306-8293.
The State as an Instrument of Transaction Cost Economies. Problems of Economic Transition, Volume 54, No. 7 (November), 2011, 31-48, ISSN: 1061-1991.
Adverse Effects of Transaction Costs in East European Economies. Organizations and Markets in Emerging Economies, Volume 2, No. 1(3), 2011, 34-50, ISSN: 2029-4581.
Vertical Integration in High-Transaction Cost Sectors: the Case of the Bulgarian Pharmaceutical Industry. Journal of Advanced Research in Management, Volume 1, No. 2 (Winter) 2010, 127-138, ISSN: 2068-7532.
The Coase Theorem Revisited: Implications for Economic Transition. Atlantic Economic Journal, Volume 35, No. 2, June 2007, 189-201, ISSN Print: 0197-4254, ISSN Online: 1573-9678.
Toufique, Kazi Ali
Farm Size and Productivity in Bangladesh Agriculture: Role of Transaction Costs in Rural Labour Markets. Economic and Political Weekly 40, 10 (March 5, 2005) 988-92.
Imperial Rule, the Imposition of Bureaucratic Institutions, and Their Long-Term Legacies, World Politics, 71,4, October 2019, 806-863.
Vogler, Jan P.
The Entanglement of Public Bureaucratic Institutions: Their Interactions with Society, Culture, Politics, and the Economy (PDF file). In Interdisciplinary Studies of the Political Order: New Applications of Public Choice Theory, edited by Donald J. Boudreaux, Christopher J. Coyne, and Bobbi Herzberg. Rowman & Littlefield International, 2019, 99-129.
Vogler, Jan P. with Daniel W. Gingerich
Pandemics and Political Development: The Electoral Legacy of the Black Death in Germany. In World Politics, Volume 71, Number 2, April 2021; First View, Cambridge University Press online, 8 June 2021.
Wang, Hai, with Weidong Zhang and Jingjing Wang
Auctioning the Stated Owned Enterprise in China: The Trade-off Between Maximizing Revenue and Minimizing Unemployment. Economic Change and Restructuring 40, 3 (2007), 267-280.
Zanella, Fernando, with R. Ekelund and D. Laband
Monarchy, Monopoly and Mercantilism: Brazil Versus the United States in the 1800s. Public Choice 116, 3-4 (2003) 381-398.
Barriers to Water Markets in the Heihe River Basin in Northwest China. Agricultural Water Management 87 (2007) 32-40.
Zhang, Junlian and Feng-Rong Zhang
Mutual Monitoring in a Tradable Water Rights System: A Case Study of Zhangye City in Northwest China. Agricultural Water Management 95 (2008) 331-338.
Zhong, Ninghua, with Binkai Chen and Ming Lu
How Urban Segregation Distorts Chinese Migrants' Consumption. World Development 70 (2015) 133-146.
Corporate Governance of Chinese Privatized Firms: Evidence from a Survey of Non-Listed Enterprises. Journal of Comparative Economics 2015, 1-21. doi:10.1016/j.jce.2015.05.003
A Transitional Institution for the Emerging Land Market in Urban China. Urban Studies 42,8 (July 2005), 1369-1390.
From Land Use Right to Land Development Right: Institutional Change in China's Urban Development. Urban Studies 41,7
(June 2004), 1249-1267.