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First Name: Douglas
Middle Name: W.
Last Name: Allen
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RePEc Short-ID: pal193

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Homepage: http://www.sfu.ca/~allen
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Affiliation

Department of Economics
Simon Fraser University
Location: Burnaby, Canada
Homepage: http://www.sfu.ca/economics/
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Phone: (778) 782-3508
Fax: (778) 782-5944
Postal: Burnaby, B.C., V5A 1S6
Handle: RePEc:edi:desfuca (more details at EDIRC)

Works

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Working papers

  1. Douglas W. Allen & Yoram Barzel, 2007. "The Evolution of Criminal Law and Police," Working Papers UWEC-2008-01, University of Washington, Department of Economics.
  2. Douglas W. Allen & Krishna Pendakur & Wing Suen, 2006. "No-Fault Divorce and the Compression of Marriage Ages," Departmental Working Papers _176, Chinese University of Hong Kong, Department of Economics.
  3. Allen, D. & Lueck, D., 1994. "Risk, Uncertainty and Contracts," Working Papers dp94-08, CRABE, Department of Economics, Simon Fraser University.
  4. Allen, D. & Lueck, D., 1991. "The Back-Forty on a Handshake: Reputation, Specific Assets, and the Structure of Farmland Contracts," Working Papers dp91-13, CRABE, Department of Economics, Simon Fraser University.
  5. Dean Lueck & DOUGLAS ALLEN, 1990. "Will Farmers Pay All Costs In Cropshare Contracts?," Carleton Industrial Organization Research Unit (CIORU) 90-01, Carleton University, Department of Economics.
  6. DOUGLAS ALLEN & Dean Lueck, 1989. "Contract Choice; In Modern Agriculture: Cash Rent Vs. Cropshare," Carleton Industrial Organization Research Unit (CIORU) 89-10, Carleton University, Department of Economics.
  7. Douglas Allen, 1989. "The Effect Of Sharing On The Choice Of Spouse," Carleton Industrial Organization Research Unit (CIORU) 89-04, Carleton University, Department of Economics.
  8. Douglas Allen, 1988. "What Are Transaction Costs Anyway?," Carleton Industrial Organization Research Unit (CIORU) 88-09, Carleton University, Department of Economics.

Articles

  1. Douglas W. Allen & Yoram Barzel, 2011. "The Evolution of Criminal Law and Police during the Pre-modern Era," Journal of Law, Economics and Organization, Oxford University Press, vol. 27(3), pages 540-567.
  2. Douglas W. Allen & Dean Lueck, 2009. "Customs and Incentives in Contracts," American Journal of Agricultural Economics, Agricultural and Applied Economics Association, vol. 91(4), pages 880-894.
  3. Allen, Douglas W., 2009. "A theory of the pre-modern British aristocracy," Explorations in Economic History, Elsevier, vol. 46(3), pages 299-313, July.
  4. Allen, Douglas W., 2007. "Information Sharing During the Klondike Gold Rush," The Journal of Economic History, Cambridge University Press, vol. 67(04), pages 944-967, December.
  5. Douglas W. Allen, 2007. "The Effect on Divorce of Legislated Net-Wealth Transfers," Journal of Law, Economics and Organization, Oxford University Press, vol. 23(3), pages 580-597, October.
  6. Douglas W. Allen, 2006. "Theoretical Difficulties With Transaction Cost Measurement," Division of Labor & Transaction Costs (DLTC), World Scientific Publishing Co. Pte. Ltd., vol. 2(01), pages 1-14.
  7. Douglas W. Allen & Clyde G. Reed, 2006. "The Duel of Honor: Screening For Unobservable Social Capital," American Law and Economics Review, Oxford University Press, vol. 8(1), pages 81-115.
  8. Douglas W. Allen & Krishna Pendakur & Wing Suen, 2006. "No-Fault Divorce and the Compression of Marriage Ages," Economic Inquiry, Western Economic Association International, vol. 44(3), pages 547-558, July.
  9. Douglas W. Allen, 2005. "Purchase, Patronage, and Professions: Incentives and the Evolution of Public Office in Pre-Modern Britain," Journal of Institutional and Theoretical Economics (JITE), Mohr Siebeck, Tübingen, vol. 161(1), pages 57-, March.
  10. Allen, Douglas W., 2003. "Rules and rewards in the age of sail: a reply," Explorations in Economic History, Elsevier, vol. 40(2), pages 212-220, April.
  11. Allen, Douglas W, 2002. "The Rhino's Horn: Incomplete Property Rights and the Optimal Value of an Asset," The Journal of Legal Studies, University of Chicago Press, vol. 31(2), pages S339-58, June.
  12. Allen, Douglas W., 2002. "The British Navy Rules: Monitoring and Incompatible Incentives in the Age of Fighting Sail," Explorations in Economic History, Elsevier, vol. 39(2), pages 204-231, April.
  13. Margaret F. Brinig & Douglas W. Allen, 2002. "" 'These Boots Are Made for Walking' ": A Reply," American Law and Economics Review, Oxford University Press, vol. 4(2), pages 376-379.
  14. Allen, Douglas W. & Lueck, Dean, 2000. "Family Farm Inc," Choices, Agricultural and Applied Economics Association, vol. 15(1).
  15. Allen, Douglas W., 1999. "The Dawn of Conservation Diplomacy: U.S.-Canadian Wildlife Protection Treaties in the Progressive Era. By Kurkpatrick Dorsey. Seattle: University of Washington Press, 1998. pp. xvi, 311. $35.00," The Journal of Economic History, Cambridge University Press, vol. 59(02), pages 544-546, June.
  16. Allen, Douglas W & Lueck, Dean, 1999. "The Role of Risk in Contract Choice," Journal of Law, Economics and Organization, Oxford University Press, vol. 15(3), pages 704-36, October.
  17. Allen, Douglas W., 1999. "Southern Paternalism and the American Welfare State: Economics, Politics, and Institutions in the South, 1865–1965. By Lee J. Alston and Joseph P. Ferrie. New York: Cambridge University Press, 1998.," The Journal of Economic History, Cambridge University Press, vol. 59(03), pages 835-836, September.
  18. Allen, Douglas W. & Lueck, Dean, 1999. "Searching For Ratchet Effects In Agricultural Contracts," Journal of Agricultural and Resource Economics, Western Agricultural Economics Association, vol. 24(02), December.
  19. Allen, Douglas W, 1998. "Compatible Incentives and the Purchase of Military Commissions," The Journal of Legal Studies, University of Chicago Press, vol. 27(1), pages 45-66, January.
  20. Allen, Douglas W., 1998. "No-fault divorce in Canada: Its cause and effect," Journal of Economic Behavior & Organization, Elsevier, vol. 37(2), pages 129-149, October.
  21. Allen, Douglas W., 1998. "The Ultimate Resource: 2. By Julian L. Simon. Princeton, NJ: Princeton University Press, 1996. Pp. 734. $35.00," The Journal of Economic History, Cambridge University Press, vol. 58(01), pages 288-289, March.
  22. Allen, Douglas W & Lueck, Dean, 1998. "The Nature of the Farm," Journal of Law and Economics, University of Chicago Press, vol. 41(2), pages 343-86, October.
  23. Douglas Allen & Margaret Brinig, 1998. "Sex, Property Rights, and Divorce," European Journal of Law and Economics, Springer, vol. 5(3), pages 211-233, May.
  24. Allen, Douglas W., 1997. "The Ownership of Enterprise. By Henry Hansmann. Cambridge, MA: Harvard University Press, 1996. Pp. xi, 372. $39.95," The Journal of Economic History, Cambridge University Press, vol. 57(03), pages 763-764, September.
  25. Allen, Douglas W & Lueck, Dean, 1995. "Risk Preferences and the Economics of Contracts," American Economic Review, American Economic Association, vol. 85(2), pages 447-51, May.
  26. Allen, Douglas W., 1995. "Order in the church: A property rights approach," Journal of Economic Behavior & Organization, Elsevier, vol. 27(1), pages 97-117, June.
  27. Allen, Douglas W, 1993. "Pot-Bellies, Cattle Breeds and Revealing Signals," Economic Inquiry, Western Economic Association International, vol. 31(3), pages 481-87, July.
  28. Allen, Douglas W, 1993. "Welfare and the Family: The Canadian Experience," Journal of Labor Economics, University of Chicago Press, vol. 11(1), pages S201-23, January.
  29. Douglas W. Allen & Dean Lueck, 1993. "Transaction Costs and the Design of Cropshare Contracts," RAND Journal of Economics, The RAND Corporation, vol. 24(1), pages 78-100, Spring.
  30. Allen, Douglas & Lueck, Dean, 1992. "Contract Choice in Modern Agriculture: Cash Rent versus Cropshare," Journal of Law and Economics, University of Chicago Press, vol. 35(2), pages 397-426, October.
  31. Allen, Douglas W & Lueck, Dean, 1992. "The "Back Forty" on a Handshake: Specific Assets, Reputation, and the Structure of Farmland Contracts," Journal of Law, Economics and Organization, Oxford University Press, vol. 8(2), pages 366-76, April.
  32. Allen, Douglas W, 1992. "Marriage and Divorce: Comment," American Economic Review, American Economic Association, vol. 82(3), pages 679-85, June.
  33. Allen, Douglas W, 1992. ""What Does She See in Him?" The Effect of Sharing on the Choice of Spouse," Economic Inquiry, Western Economic Association International, vol. 30(1), pages 57-67, January.
  34. Allen, Douglas W. & Lueck, Dean, 1992. "Farmland Leasing In Modern Agriculture," Choices, Agricultural and Applied Economics Association, vol. 7(1).
  35. Allen, Douglas W, 1991. "Homesteading and Property Rights; or, "How the West Was Really Won."," Journal of Law and Economics, University of Chicago Press, vol. 34(1), pages 1-23, April.
  36. Allen, Douglas W., 1990. "An inquiry into the state's role in marriage," Journal of Economic Behavior & Organization, Elsevier, vol. 13(2), pages 171-191, March.
  37. Douglas W. Allen, 1985. "Evidence of 'Tax' Farming: Tests Using Differential Land Assessments for BC Farms," Canadian Public Policy, University of Toronto Press, vol. 11(4), pages 659-664, December.

Books

  1. Douglas W. Allen & Dean Lueck, 2004. "The Nature of the Farm: Contracts, Risk, and Organization in Agriculture," MIT Press Books, The MIT Press, edition 1, volume 1, number 0262511851, December.

NEP Fields

1 paper by this author was announced in NEP, and specifically in the following field reports (number of papers):
  1. NEP-HIS: Business, Economic & Financial History (1) 2008-02-16. Author is listed
  2. NEP-LAW: Law & Economics (1) 2008-02-16. Author is listed

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