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Public Institutions and Private Incentives: Three Essays


Coughlan, Peter Judd (1999) Public Institutions and Private Incentives: Three Essays. Dissertation (Ph.D.), California Institute of Technology. doi:10.7907/4k08-rw73.


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Item Type:Thesis (Dissertation (Ph.D.))
Subject Keywords:Social Science
Degree Grantor:California Institute of Technology
Division:Humanities and Social Sciences
Major Option:Social Science
Thesis Availability:Public (worldwide access)
Research Advisor(s):
  • Palfrey, Thomas R. (advisor)
  • Davis, Lance E. (co-advisor)
Thesis Committee:
  • Palfrey, Thomas R. (chair)
  • Ledyard, John O.
  • Plott, Charles R.
  • McKelvey, Richard D.
  • Wilkie, Simon J.
Defense Date:7 June 1999
Additional Information:Essay 1 (Ch. 2): Efficient Allocation of a Congestible and Excludable Public Good. Essay 2 (Ch. 3): In Defense of Unanimous Jury Verdkts: Mistrials, Communication, and Strategic Voting. Essay 3 (Ch. 4): An Experimental Analysis of the StruCture of Legal Fees: American Rule vs. English Rule.
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Caltech Laboratory for Experimental Economics and Political ScienceUNSPECIFIED
Record Number:CaltechTHESIS:06302020-161202022
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ID Code:13834
Deposited By: Kathy Johnson
Deposited On:30 Jun 2020 23:49
Last Modified:02 Dec 2020 02:41

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