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The Resource The theory of incentives : the principal-agent model, Jean-Jacques Laffont and David Martimort

The theory of incentives : the principal-agent model, Jean-Jacques Laffont and David Martimort

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The theory of incentives : the principal-agent model
Title
The theory of incentives
Title remainder
the principal-agent model
Statement of responsibility
Jean-Jacques Laffont and David Martimort
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Language
eng
Summary
Economics has much to do with incentives--not least, incentives to work hard, to produce quality products, to study, to invest, and to save. Although Adam Smith amply confirmed this more than two hundred years ago in his analysis of sharecropping contracts, only in recent decades has a theory begun to emerge to place the topic at the heart of economic thinking. In this book, Jean-Jacques Laffont and David Martimort present the most thorough yet accessible introduction to incentives theory to date. Central to this theory is a simple question as pivotal to modern-day management as it is to econo
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1947-2004
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Laffont, Jean-Jacques
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illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
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Martimort, David
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  • Economics
  • Incentives in industry
  • Économie politique
  • Stimulants dans l'industrie
  • POLITICAL SCIENCE
  • BUSINESS & ECONOMICS
  • BUSINESS & ECONOMICS
  • BUSINESS & ECONOMICS
  • BUSINESS & ECONOMICS
  • BUSINESS & ECONOMICS
  • Economics
  • Incentives in industry
  • Economie
  • Agency theorie
  • Transactiekosten
  • Speltheorie
  • Anreiz
  • Agency-Theorie
  • BUSINESS & ECONOMICS / Economics / General
  • Incentivos en la industria
  • Anreiz
  • Agency-Theorie
Label
The theory of incentives : the principal-agent model, Jean-Jacques Laffont and David Martimort
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Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 399-412) and indexes
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online resource
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  • cr
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rdacarrier
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multicolored
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text
Content type code
  • txt
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rdacontent
Contents
Cover; Title; Copyright; Contents; Foreword; Introduction; 1 Incentives in Economic Thought; 2 The Rent Extraction-Efficiency Trade-Off; 3 Incentive and Participation Constraints with Adverse Selection; 4 Moral Hazard: The Basic Trade-Offs; 5 Incentive and Participation Constraints with Moral Hazard; 6 Nonverifiability; 7 Mixed Models; 8 Dynamics under Full Commitment; 9 Limits and Extensions; References; Author Index; Subject Index
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ocn650308444
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unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xii, 421 pages)
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unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781400829453
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unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
JSTOR
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illustrations
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22573/ctv7grssg
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not applicable
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unknown
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unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)650308444
Label
The theory of incentives : the principal-agent model, Jean-Jacques Laffont and David Martimort
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 399-412) and indexes
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Cover; Title; Copyright; Contents; Foreword; Introduction; 1 Incentives in Economic Thought; 2 The Rent Extraction-Efficiency Trade-Off; 3 Incentive and Participation Constraints with Adverse Selection; 4 Moral Hazard: The Basic Trade-Offs; 5 Incentive and Participation Constraints with Moral Hazard; 6 Nonverifiability; 7 Mixed Models; 8 Dynamics under Full Commitment; 9 Limits and Extensions; References; Author Index; Subject Index
Control code
ocn650308444
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xii, 421 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781400829453
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
JSTOR
Other physical details
illustrations
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/ctv7grssg
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)650308444

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