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First Name: Oliver
Middle Name: E.
Last Name: Williamson
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Walter A. Haas School of Business
University of California-Berkeley
Location: Berkeley, California (United States)
Homepage: http://www.haas.berkeley.edu/
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  1. Oliver E. Williamson in Wikipedia (Romanian)
  2. Oliver Williamson in Wikipedia (Norwegian)
  3. オリバー・ウィリアムソン in Wikipedia (Japanese)
  4. Oliver E. Williamson in Wikipedia (English)
  5. الیور ئی. ویلیامسون in Wikipedia (Persian)
  6. ओलिवर विलियमसन in Wikipedia (Hindi)
  7. Оливър Уилямсън in Wikipedia (Bulgarian)
  8. Nobel laureates in economics

Works

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Working papers

  1. Williamson, Oliver E., 2010. "Autobiography," Nobel Prize in Economics documents, Nobel Prize Committee 2009-7, Nobel Prize Committee.
  2. Williamson, Oliver E., 2009. "Transaction Cost Economics: The Natural Progression," Nobel Prize in Economics documents, Nobel Prize Committee 2009-3, Nobel Prize Committee.
  3. Ostrom, Elinor & Williamson, Oliver, 2009. "Interview with Nobel Prize Laureates Elinor Ostrom and Oliver Williamson," Nobel Prize in Economics documents, Nobel Prize Committee 2009-5, Nobel Prize Committee.
  4. Williamson, Oliver E., 2007. "Transaction Cost Economics: An Introduction," Economics Discussion Papers 2007-3, Kiel Institute for the World Economy.
  5. Oliver E. Williamson, 1993. "The Economic Analysis of Institutions and Organisations - in General and with Respect to Country Studies," OECD Economics Department Working Papers 133, OECD Publishing.
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Articles

  1. Oliver E. Williamson, 2014. "The Transaction Cost Economics Project," Montenegrin Journal of Economics, Economic Laboratory for Transition Research (ELIT), Economic Laboratory for Transition Research (ELIT), vol. 10(1), pages 7-12.
  2. Oliver E. Williamson, 2010. "Transaction Cost Economics: The Natural Progression," American Economic Review, American Economic Association, American Economic Association, vol. 100(3), pages 673-90, June.
  3. Oliver Williamson, 2009. "Pragmatic methodology: a sketch, with applications to transaction cost economics," Journal of Economic Methodology, Taylor & Francis Journals, Taylor & Francis Journals, vol. 16(2), pages 145-157.
  4. Oliver E. Williamson, 2008. "Corporate Boards of Directors: In Principle and in Practice," Journal of Law, Economics and Organization, Oxford University Press, Oxford University Press, vol. 24(2), pages 247-272, October.
  5. Oliver E. Williamson, 2008. "Transaction Cost Economics: The Precursors," Economic Affairs, Wiley Blackwell, Wiley Blackwell, vol. 28(3), pages 7-14, 09.
  6. Oliver E. Williamson, 2005. "The Economics of Governance," American Economic Review, American Economic Association, American Economic Association, vol. 95(2), pages 1-18, May.
  7. Williamson, Oliver E., 2005. "Transaction cost economics and business administration," Scandinavian Journal of Management, Elsevier, Elsevier, vol. 21(1), pages 19-40, March.
  8. Oliver E. Williamson, 2003. "Examining economic organization through the lens of contract," Industrial and Corporate Change, Oxford University Press, vol. 12(4), pages 917-942, August.
  9. Oliver E. Williamson, 2002. "The Theory of the Firm as Governance Structure: From Choice to Contract," Journal of Economic Perspectives, American Economic Association, American Economic Association, vol. 16(3), pages 171-195, Summer.
  10. Oliver E. Williamson, 2002. "The Lens of Contract: Private Ordering," American Economic Review, American Economic Association, American Economic Association, vol. 92(2), pages 438-443, May.
  11. Oliver E. Williamson, 2000. "The New Institutional Economics: Taking Stock, Looking Ahead," Journal of Economic Literature, American Economic Association, vol. 38(3), pages 595-613, September.
  12. Oliver E. Williamson, 2000. "Contract and Economic Organization," Revue d'Économie Industrielle, Programme National Persée, Programme National Persée, vol. 92(1), pages 55-66.
  13. Henisz Witold J. & Williamson Oliver E., 1999. "Comparative Economic Organization—Within and Between Countries," Business and Politics, De Gruyter, De Gruyter, vol. 1(3), pages 261-278, December.
  14. Williamson, Oliver E, 1999. "Public and Private Bureaucracies: A Transaction Cost Economics Perspective," Journal of Law, Economics and Organization, Oxford University Press, Oxford University Press, vol. 15(1), pages 306-42, April.
  15. Williamson, Oliver E, 1998. "The Institutions of Governance," American Economic Review, American Economic Association, American Economic Association, vol. 88(2), pages 75-79, May.
  16. Williamson, Oliver E., 1996. "Transaction cost economics and the Carnegie connection," Journal of Economic Behavior & Organization, Elsevier, Elsevier, vol. 31(2), pages 149-155, November.
  17. Williamson, Oliver E, 1996. "Revisiting Legal Realism: The Law, Economics, and Organization Perspective," Industrial and Corporate Change, Oxford University Press, vol. 5(2), pages 383-420.
  18. Williamson, Oliver E., 1995. "Some uneasiness with the Coase Theorem: Comment," Japan and the World Economy, Elsevier, Elsevier, vol. 7(1), pages 9-11, May.
  19. Williamson, Oliver E, 1995. "Hierarchies, Markets and Power in the Economy: An Economic Perspective," Industrial and Corporate Change, Oxford University Press, vol. 4(1), pages 21-49.
  20. Oliver Williamson, 1994. "Research Needs and Opportunities in Transaction Cost Economics," International Journal of the Economics of Business, Taylor & Francis Journals, Taylor & Francis Journals, vol. 1(1), pages 45-46.
  21. Williamson, Oliver E, 1994. "Visible and Invisible Governance," American Economic Review, American Economic Association, American Economic Association, vol. 84(2), pages 323-26, May.
  22. Williamson, Oliver E, 1994. "Evaluating Coase," Journal of Economic Perspectives, American Economic Association, American Economic Association, vol. 8(2), pages 201-04, Spring.
  23. Williamson, Oliver E, 1993. "Calculativeness, Trust, and Economic Organization," Journal of Law and Economics, University of Chicago Press, University of Chicago Press, vol. 36(1), pages 453-86, April.
  24. Williamson, Oliver E, 1993. "Calculated Trust, A Reply," Journal of Law and Economics, University of Chicago Press, University of Chicago Press, vol. 36(1), pages 501-02, April.
  25. Oliver E. Williamson, 1993. "Contested Exchange versus the Governance of Contractual Relations," Journal of Economic Perspectives, American Economic Association, American Economic Association, vol. 7(1), pages 103-108, Winter.
  26. Williamson, Oliver E., 1992. "Markets, hierarchies, and the modern corporation: An unfolding perspective," Journal of Economic Behavior & Organization, Elsevier, Elsevier, vol. 17(3), pages 335-352, May.
  27. Williamson, Oliver E, 1991. "Economic Institutions: Spontaneous and Intentional Governance," Journal of Law, Economics and Organization, Oxford University Press, Oxford University Press, vol. 7(0), pages 159-87, Special I.
  28. Williamson, Oliver E, 1990. "Political Institutions: The Neglected Side of the Story--Comment," Journal of Law, Economics and Organization, Oxford University Press, Oxford University Press, vol. 6(0), pages 263-66.
  29. Williamson, Oliver E, 1988. " Corporate Finance and Corporate Governance," Journal of Finance, American Finance Association, American Finance Association, vol. 43(3), pages 567-91, July.
  30. Williamson, Oliver E, 1988. "The Logic of Economic Organization," Journal of Law, Economics and Organization, Oxford University Press, Oxford University Press, vol. 4(1), pages 65-93, Spring.
  31. Williamson, Oliver E., 1988. "Technology and transaction cost economics : A reply," Journal of Economic Behavior & Organization, Elsevier, Elsevier, vol. 10(3), pages 355-363, October.
  32. Williamson, Oliver E., 1987. "Transaction cost economics : The comparative contracting perspective," Journal of Economic Behavior & Organization, Elsevier, Elsevier, vol. 8(4), pages 617-625, December.
  33. Williamson, Oliver E, 1986. "Transforming Merger Policy: The Pound of New Perspectives," American Economic Review, American Economic Association, American Economic Association, vol. 76(2), pages 114-19, May.
  34. Riordan, Michael H. & Williamson, Oliver E., 1985. "Asset specificity and economic organization," International Journal of Industrial Organization, Elsevier, Elsevier, vol. 3(4), pages 365-378, December.
  35. Williamson, Oliver E, 1985. "Assessing Contract," Journal of Law, Economics and Organization, Oxford University Press, Oxford University Press, vol. 1(1), pages 177-208, Spring.
  36. Williamson, Oliver E., 1985. "Employee ownership and internal governance : A perspective," Journal of Economic Behavior & Organization, Elsevier, Elsevier, vol. 6(3), pages 243-245, September.
  37. Oliver Williamson, 1984. "The incentive limits of firms: A comparative institutional assessment of bureaucracy," Review of World Economics (Weltwirtschaftliches Archiv), Springer, Springer, vol. 120(4), pages 736-763, December.
  38. Williamson, Oliver E, 1984. "Credible Commitments: Further Remarks," American Economic Review, American Economic Association, American Economic Association, vol. 74(3), pages 488-90, June.
  39. Williamson, Oliver E, 1983. "Organization Form, Residual Claimants, and Corporate Control," Journal of Law and Economics, University of Chicago Press, University of Chicago Press, vol. 26(2), pages 351-66, June.
  40. Williamson, Oliver E., 1983. "Technology and the organization of work : A rejoinder," Journal of Economic Behavior & Organization, Elsevier, Elsevier, vol. 4(1), pages 67-68, March.
  41. Williamson, Oliver E., 1983. "Technology and the organization of work : A reply to Jones," Journal of Economic Behavior & Organization, Elsevier, Elsevier, vol. 4(1), pages 57-62, March.
  42. Williamson, Oliver E, 1983. "Credible Commitments: Using Hostages to Support Exchange," American Economic Review, American Economic Association, American Economic Association, vol. 73(4), pages 519-40, September.
  43. Williamson, Oliver E., 1981. "The organization of work : Reply," Journal of Economic Behavior & Organization, Elsevier, Elsevier, vol. 2(3), pages 281-283, September.
  44. Williamson, Oliver E, 1981. "The Modern Corporation: Origins, Evolution, Attributes," Journal of Economic Literature, American Economic Association, vol. 19(4), pages 1537-68, December.
  45. Williamson, Oliver E., 1980. "The organization of work a comparative institutional assessment," Journal of Economic Behavior & Organization, Elsevier, Elsevier, vol. 1(1), pages 5-38, March.
  46. Williamson, Oliver E, 1979. "Transaction-Cost Economics: The Governance of Contractural Relations," Journal of Law and Economics, University of Chicago Press, University of Chicago Press, vol. 22(2), pages 233-61, October.
  47. Michael L. Wachter & Oliver E. Williamson, 1978. "Obligational Markets and the Mechanics of Inflation," Bell Journal of Economics, The RAND Corporation, The RAND Corporation, vol. 9(2), pages 549-571, Autumn.
  48. Oliver E. Williamson, 1977. "J. Michael Montias' The Structure of Economic Systems," Bell Journal of Economics, The RAND Corporation, The RAND Corporation, vol. 8(2), pages 620-623, Autumn.
  49. Oliver E. Williamson, 1976. "Franchise Bidding for Natural Monopolies -- in General and with Respect to CATV," Bell Journal of Economics, The RAND Corporation, The RAND Corporation, vol. 7(1), pages 73-104, Spring.
  50. Williamson, Oliver E, 1976. "The Economics of Internal Organization: Exit and Voice in Relation to Markets and Hierarchies," American Economic Review, American Economic Association, American Economic Association, vol. 66(2), pages 369-77, May.
  51. Oliver E. Williamson & Michael L. Wachter & Jeffrey E. Harris, 1975. "Understanding the Employment Relation: The Analysis of Idiosyncratic Exchange," Bell Journal of Economics, The RAND Corporation, The RAND Corporation, vol. 6(1), pages 250-278, Spring.
  52. Oliver E. Williamson, 1974. "Peak-Load Pricing: Some Further Remarks," Bell Journal of Economics, The RAND Corporation, The RAND Corporation, vol. 5(1), pages 223-228, Spring.
  53. Williamson, Oliver E, 1973. "Markets and Hierarchies: Some Elementary Considerations," American Economic Review, American Economic Association, American Economic Association, vol. 63(2), pages 316-25, May.
  54. Williamson, Oliver E, 1971. "The Vertical Integration of Production: Market Failure Considerations," American Economic Review, American Economic Association, American Economic Association, vol. 61(2), pages 112-23, May.
  55. Williamson, Oliver E, 1969. "Allocative Efficiency and the Limits of Antitrust," American Economic Review, American Economic Association, American Economic Association, vol. 59(2), pages 105-18, May.
  56. Williamson, Oliver E, 1969. "Economies as an Antitrust Defense: Reply," American Economic Review, American Economic Association, American Economic Association, vol. 59(5), pages 954-59, December.
  57. Oliver Williamson, 1967. "A rational theory of the federal budgeting process," Public Choice, Springer, Springer, vol. 2(1), pages 71-89, December.
  58. Oliver E. Williamson, 1967. "Hierarchical Control and Optimum Firm Size," Journal of Political Economy, University of Chicago Press, University of Chicago Press, vol. 75, pages 123.

Chapters

  1. Williamson, Oliver E., 1989. "Transaction cost economics," Handbook of Industrial Organization, Elsevier, in: R. Schmalensee & R. Willig (ed.), Handbook of Industrial Organization, edition 1, volume 1, chapter 3, pages 135-182 Elsevier.
  2. Oliver E. Williamson, 1972. "Antitrust Enforcement and the Modern Corporation," NBER Chapters, in: Economic Research: Retrospect and Prospect Vol 3: Policy Issues and Research Opportunities in Industrial Organization, pages 16-33 National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc.
  3. Oliver Williamson, 1970. "Administrative Decision Making and Pricing: Externality and Compensation Analysis Applied," NBER Chapters, in: The Analysis of Public Output, pages 115-138 National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc.
  4. Oliver E. Williamson, 1967. "The Economics of Defense Contracting: Incentives and Performance," NBER Chapters, in: Issues in Defense Economics, pages 217-278 National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc.

Books

  1. Williamson, Oliver E., 1999. "The Mechanisms of Governance," OUP Catalogue, Oxford University Press, Oxford University Press, number 9780195132601, October.
  2. Williamson, Oliver E. & Winter, Sidney G. (ed.), 1993. "The Nature of the Firm: Origins, Evolution, and Development," OUP Catalogue, Oxford University Press, Oxford University Press, number 9780195083569, October.

NEP Fields

2 papers by this author were announced in NEP, and specifically in the following field reports (number of papers):
  1. NEP-BEC: Business Economics (1) 2007-05-19. Author is listed
  2. NEP-CBE: Cognitive & Behavioural Economics (1) 2007-05-19. Author is listed
  3. NEP-HIS: Business, Economic & Financial History (1) 2010-09-11. Author is listed
  4. NEP-HPE: History & Philosophy of Economics (2) 2007-05-19 2010-09-11. Author is listed

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