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A Nobel Prize for Property Rights Theory

UNSW Australia Business School, College Rd, Kensington NSW 2052, Australia
Academic Editor: Ulrich Berger
Games 2017, 8(1), 4;
Received: 30 December 2016 / Revised: 3 January 2017 / Accepted: 3 January 2017 / Published: 4 January 2017
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This article provides a brief overview of the Property-Rights Theory of the firm, pioneered by Grossman and Hart (1986) and Hart and Moore (1990), and situates the theory in other literatures. View Full-Text
Keywords: contracts; firms; incomplete contracts; property-rights theory contracts; firms; incomplete contracts; property-rights theory
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