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Ronald Coase

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The Nature of the Firm—75+ Years Later

MIT Technology Review
In 1937, in a seminal article titled “The Nature of the Firm,” economist (and future Nobel laureate) Ronald Coase answered both of these questions with a theory of transaction costs. Coase pointed out that doing any kind of non-core work outside the ...

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How ambiguous a statute may Congress pass?

Washington Post
And Ronald Coase's revolutionary insight in 1937 was that the suppression of competition in favor of hierarchy was the very nature of the firm. Nobody thinks the Sherman Act generally bans firms and contracts. The second is that the Supreme Court has ...

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On 'Dumbing Down' the Democratic Debate

Huffington Post
In its rush to name an enemy, it misses Nobel Prize winning economist Ronald Coase's core truth: that the cause of a problem is the part you can fix. And given that Republicans are here to stay, and that a Democratic supermajority in Congress is as ...

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Recovery from psychiatric illness: getting the ingredients right

Irish Times
Celebrities are in a privileged position. When they speak, people tend to listen. This was certainly the case this week when Rosanna Davison remarked in an interview in the Irish Independent that, “a huge proportion of preventable diseases are ...

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