Publications

2002
Paul Resnick and Richard Zeckhauser. 2002. “Trust Among Strangers in Internet Transactions: Empirical Analysis of eBay's Reputation System.” In The Economics of the Internet and E-Commerce, M. R. Baye (ed.), Pp. 127-157. Amsterdam: Elsevier Science. trust_among_strangers.pdf
2001
Carl V. Phillips and Richard J. Zeckhauser. 2001. “The Economics of Clean Up, and Implications for Legal Design.” In The Law and Economics of the Environment, Anthony Heyes (ed.), Pp. 116-135. Cheltenham, UK: Edward Elgar Publishing. Publisher's Version
John D. Donahue and Richard J. Zeckhauser. 2001. “Government's Role When Markets Rule.” In Governance Amid Bigger, Better Markets, John D. Donahue and Joseph S. Nye, Jr. (eds.), Pp. 282-305. Washington, DC: Brookings Institution Press. governments_role_when_markets_rule.pdf
2000
Anthony Patt and Richard Zeckhauser. 2000. “Action Bias and Environmental Decisions.” Journal of Risk and Uncertainty, 21, 1, Pp. 45-72. action_bias_and_environmental_decisions.pdf
David M. Cutler and Richard J. Zeckhauser. 2000. “The Anatomy of Health Insurance.” In The Handbook of Health Economics, Joseph P. Newhouse and Anthony J. Culyer (eds.), Pp. 563-643. Amsterdam: Elsevier Science. anatomy_of_health_insurance.pdf
Karen Eggleston, Eric A. Posner, and Richard Zeckhauser. 2000. “The Design and Interpretation of Contracts: Why Complexity Matters.” Northwestern University Law Review , 95, 1, Pp. 91-132. design_and_interpretation_of_contracts.pdf
Nathaniel Keohane, Benjamin Van Roy, and Richard Zeckhauser. 2000. “The Optimal Harvesting of Environmental Bads.” Proceedings of the IEEE Conference on Decision and Control, Pp. 234-239. optimal_harvesting_of_environmental_bads.pdf
Paul Resnick, Richard Zeckhauser, Eric Friedman, and Ko Kuwabara. 2000. “Reputation Systems.” Communications of the ACM , 43, 12, Pp. 45-48. reputation_systems.pdf
Antonio Rangel and Richard Zeckhauser. 2000. “Can Market and Voting Institutions Generate Optimal Intergenerational Risk Sharing?” In Risk Aspects of Investment Based Social Security Reform, John Y. Campbell and Martin Feldstein (eds.), Pp. 113-141. Chicago: University of Chicago Press. can_market_and_voting_institutions_generate_optimal_intergenerational_risk_sharing.pdf
1999
Shang-Jin Wei and Richard Zeckhauser. 1999. “Dark Deals and Dampened Destinies: Corruption and Economic Performance.” Japan and the World Economy, 11, Pp. 443-454. dark_deals_and_dampened_destinies.pdf
Francois Degeorge, Jayendu Patel, and Richard Zeckhauser. 1999. “Earnings Management to Exceed Thresholds.” Journal of Business, 72, 1, Pp. 1-33. earnings_management.pdf
Christopher Avery, Paul Resnick, and Richard Zeckhauser. 1999. “The Market for Evaluations,” 89, 3, Pp. 564-584. market_for_evaluations.pdf
Todd Olmstead and Richard Zeckhauser. 1999. “The Menu-Setting Problem and Subsidized Prices: Drug Formulary Illustration.” Journal of Health Economics, 18, 5, Pp. 523-550. menu-setting_problem.pdf
Andrew Metrick and Richard Zeckhauser. 1999. “Price Versus Quantity: Market-Clearing Mechanisms When Consumers are Uncertain about Quality.” Journal of Risk and Uncertainty, 17, 3, Pp. 215-242. price_versus_quantity.pdf
David M. Cutler and Richard J. Zeckhauser. 1999. “Reinsurance for Catastrophes and Cataclysms.” In The Financing of Catastrophe Risk, Kenneth A. Froot (ed.), Pp. 233-269. Chicago: University of Chicago Press. reinsurance_for_catastrophes_and_cataclysms.pdf
David M. Cutler, Douglas W. Elmendorf, and Richard Zeckhauser. 1999. “Restraining the Leviathan: Property Tax Limitation in Massachusetts.” Journal of Public Economics, 71, 3, Pp. 313-334. restraining_the_leviathan.pdf
David C. King and Richard J. Zeckhauser. 1999. “Legislators as Negotiators.” In Negotiating on Behalf of Others: Advice to Lawyers, Business Executives, Sports Agents, Diplomats, Politicians, and Everybody Else, Robert H. Mnookin and Lawrence E. Susskind (eds.), Pp. 203-225. Thousand Oaks: Sage Publications. legislators_as_negotiators.pdf
1998
Daniel Altman, David M. Cutler, and Richard J. Zeckhauser. 1998. “Adverse Selection and Adverse Retention.” American Economic Review, Papers and Proceedings, 88, 2, Pp. 122-126. adverse_selection_and_adverse_retention.pdf
David M. Cutler and Richard J. Zeckhauser. 1998. “Adverse Selection in Health Insurance.” Forum for Health Economics and Policy, 1, Pp. Article 2. adverse_selection_in_health_insurance.pdf
David Laibson and Richard Zeckhauser. 1998. “Amos Tversky and the Ascent of Behavioral Economics.” Journal of Risk and Uncertainty, 16, 1, Pp. 7-47. amos_tversky.pdf

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