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The Resource An Entrepreneurial /Contractual Theory of the Firm : An Entrepreneurial/Contractual Theory of the Firm

An Entrepreneurial /Contractual Theory of the Firm : An Entrepreneurial/Contractual Theory of the Firm

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An Entrepreneurial /Contractual Theory of the Firm : An Entrepreneurial/Contractual Theory of the Firm
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An Entrepreneurial /Contractual Theory of the Firm
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An Entrepreneurial /Contractual Theory of the Firm : An Entrepreneurial/Contractual Theory of the Firm
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An Entrepreneurial /Contractual Theory of the Firm : An Entrepreneurial/Contractual Theory of the Firm
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  • Preface to the English Edition -- References -- Preface to the First Chinese Edition -- References -- Acknowledgements -- Contents -- 1 Introduction: Why Does Capital Hire Labour? -- 1.1 A Brief Description of the Thesis -- 1.2 A Critical Review of the Theories of the Firm -- 1.2.1 The Contractual Approach to the Firm -- 1.2.2 The Entrepreneurial Approach to the Firm -- 1.2.3 The Managerial Theory of the Firm -- 1.3 The Plan of the Thesis -- 2 Marketing, Producing, Monitoring and the Assignment of Principalship -- 2.1 Introduction: The Firm as a Cooperative Organization and the Agency Problem -- 2.2 The Model -- 2.3 Degree of Teamwork, Relative Importance, Monitoring Technology {u0083} -- 2.3.1 Optimal Assignment When Monitoring Is Technically Impossible -- 2.3.2 Optimal Assignment When Monitoring Is Technically Possible -- 2.4 Discussion: Classical Capitalist, Partnership and Alchian--Demsetz Firms -- 2.4.1 The Capitalist Firm -- 2.4.2 Partnership Firm -- 2.4.3 Alchian--Demsetz Firm -- 2.5 Risk-Attitudes and the Assignment of Principalship -- 2.6 Conclusion -- 3 Marketing Ability, Personal Wealth, and Capital-Hiring-Labour -- 3.1 Introduction -- 3.2 The Model -- 3.3 The Critical Marketing Ability and Personal Wealth -- 3.4 The Expected Marketing Ability of the Would-Be Entrepreneurs {u0083} -- 3.5 Interest Rates (and Wages) as Mechanisms for Capital-Hiring-Labour -- 3.6 The Market Solution and Social Optimum -- 3.7 Concluding Remarks -- 4 A General Equilibrium Entrepreneurial Model of the Firm -- 4.1 Introduction -- 4.2 The Model -- 4.3 The Characterization of the Entrepreneurial Choices -- 4.4 The Existence of Equilibrium -- 4.5 Comparative Statics -- 4.6 Discussions -- 4.7 Cooperation Between Ability and Wealth: P̀̀rofessional Managers'' -- 4.8 Concluding Remarks: An Example -- 5 Conclusions
  • Appendix A A Principal-Agent Theory of the Public Economy and Its Applications to China -- A.1 Introduction -- A.2 Characterization of the Principal-Agent Relationship of the Public Economy -- A.3 The Effect of the Degree of Publicness and the Size of the Economy on Monitoring- and Work-Incentives -- A.4 The Incentive Problem of the Corrupt Public Economy -- A.5 Applications to the Chinese Economy -- Appendix B Decision Rights, Residual Claims and Performance: A Theory of How the Chinese State Enterprise Reform Works -- B.1 Introduction -- B.2 Description of the Model -- B.3 The Bargaining Solution of Allocation of Decision Rights and Residual Claims -- B.4 The Effects on the Soft-Budget Constraint of Managerial Discretion -- B.5 Concluding Remarks: Capitalistization of Incumbent Bureaucrats and Managers -- Appendix References -- Index
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