CORI was founded to encourage and enable empirical research on contracting and organizational structure, drawing on such fields as economics, law, business, and related social sciences. CORI Fellows are engaged in a variety a research topics in the areas of corporate governance, contractual relations, and organizational structure, as well as political and legal institutions. Below is a list of some of the recent publications and working papers written by CORI Senior Fellows & Affiliates.
In addition, several scholars from around the globe use the CORI K-Base in their research. Click here for a list of publications citing CORI and the CORI K-Base.
Recent Working Papers
Recent Journal Publications
Harvey S. James, Jr., Peter G. Klein, and Michael Sykuta, "The Adoption, Diffusion and Evolution of Organizational Form: Insights from the Agrifood Sector" forthcoming, Managerial and Decision Economics (revised December 2010)
Michael Sykuta, "Concentration, Contracting and Competition: Problems In Using The Packers & Stockyards Act To Supplement Antitrust" The CPI Antitrust Journal, 4, no. 2 (2010)
Andrea Woolverton and Michael Sykuta, "Do Income Support Programs Impact Producer Hedging Decisions? Evidence from a Cross-Country Comparative " Review of Agricultural Economics, 31 no. 4 (2009): 841-852
Peter G. Klein, "Opportunity Discovery, Entrepreneurial Action, and Economic Organization," Strategic Entrepreneurship Journal, 2, no. 3 (2008): 175-90
Molly Burress, Michael Cook, and Peter G. Klein, "The Clustering of Organizational Innovation: Developing Governance Models for Vertical Integration," International Food and Agribusiness Management Review 11, no. 4 (2008): 49-75.
Peter G. Klein and Michael E. Sykuta, eds., The Elgar Companion to Transaction Cost Economics (Cheltenham, U.K.: Edward Elgar, 2010).
See the CORI Reading List for an extended listing of books by CORI Senior Fellows and Affiliates.
Chapters in Recent Books
Nicolai J. Foss, Peter G. Klein, and Per L. Bylund, "Entrepreneurship and the Economics of the Firm" in Handbook of Organisational Entreprenuership, Daniel Hjorth, ed., Edward Elgar, Forthcoming.