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Selected Bibliography for Robert H. Gertner
Joel F. Gemunder Professor of Strategy and Finance



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Published Works  

"Organizing for Synergies." Wouter Dessein, Luis Garicano and Robert Gertner; American Economic Journal: Microeconomics, 2010, 2(4), pp. 77-114.
http://dx.doi.org/10.1257/mic.2.4.77

"Good to Great and the Social Sectors: A Monograph to Accompany Good to Great." Robert Gertner; Stanford Social Innovation Review, 2006, 4(2), pp. 68.
http://proquest.umi.com/pqdweb?did=1070704011&Fmt=7&clientId=13392&RQT=309&VName=PQD

"Intellectual Property, Antitrust, and Strategic Behavior," Dennis W. Carlton and Robert H. Gertner, in A. B. Jaffe, J. Lerner and S. Stern: Innovation Policy & the Economy. Cambridge: MIT Press, 2003, pp. 29-59
http://www.nber.org/chapters/c10792

"Learning About Internal Capital Markets from Corporate Spin-Offs." Robert Gertner, Eric Powers and David Scharfstein; Journal of Finance, 2002, 57(6), pp. 2479-506.
http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/1540-6261.00503

"Vertical Integration and Internet Strategies in the Apparel Industry." Robert H. Gertner and Robert S. Stillman; Journal of Industrial Economics, 2001, 49(4), pp. 417-40.
http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/1467-6451.00156

"Paths to Creating Value in Pharmaceutical Mergers: Comment," Robert Gertner, in S. N. Kaplan: Mergers and Productivity. Chicago and London: University of Chicago Press, 2000, pp. 324-26

"Majoritarian vs. Minoritarian Defaults." Ian Ayres and Robert Gertner; Stanford Law Review, 1999, 51(6), pp. 1591.
http://www.jstor.org/stable/1229529

"Communication among Competitors: Game Theory and Antitrust." Dennis W. Carlton, Robert H. Gertner and Andrew M. Rosenfeld; George Mason Law Review, 1997, 5(3), pp. 423-40.
http://www.heinonline.org/HOL/Page?handle=hein.journals/gmlr5&id=441&collection=journals

"Antitrust Issues in the Licensing of Intellectual Property: The Nine No-No's Meet the Nineties." Richard Gilbert, Carl Shapiro, Louis Kaplow and Robert Gertner; Brookings Papers on Economic Activity. Microeconomics, 1997, 1997, pp. 283-349.
http://www.jstor.org/stable/2534758

"Settlement Escrows." Robert H. Gertner and Geoffrey P. Miller; Journal of Legal Studies, 1995, 24(1), pp. 87-122.
http://www.jstor.org/stable/724591

"Internal Versus External Capital Markets." Robert H. Gertner, David S. Scharfstein and Jeremy C. Stein; The Quarterly Journal of Economics, 1994, 109(4), pp. 1211-30.
http://www.jstor.org/stable/2118361

"Anatomy of Financial Distress: An Examination of Junk Bond Issuers." Paul Asquith, Robert Gertner and David Scharfstein; Quarterly Journal of Economics, 1994, 109(3), pp. 625.
http://www.jstor.org/stable/2118416

Game Theory and the Law; Douglas G. Baird, Robert H. Gertner and Randal C. Picker; Cambridge and London: Harvard University Press, 1994

"Search with Learning from Prices: Does Increased Inflationary Uncertainty Lead to Higher Markups." Roland Benabou and Robert Gertner; Review of Economic Studies, 1993, 60(1), pp. 69-93.
http://www.jstor.org/stable/2297813

"Game Shows and Economic Behavior: Risk-Taking on "Card Sharks"." Robert Gertner; Quarterly Journal of Economics, 1993, 108(2), pp. 507-21.
http://www.jstor.org/stable/2118342

"Strategic Contractual Inefficiency and the Optimal Choice of Legal Rules." Ian Ayres and Robert H. Gertner; Yale Law Journal, 1992, 101, pp. 729-73.
http://www.jstor.org/stable/796873

"A Theory of Workouts and the Effects of Reorganization Law." Robert Gertner and David Scharfstein; Journal of Finance, 1991, 46(4), pp. 1189-222.
http://www.jstor.org/stable/2328856

"Filling Gaps in Incomplete Contracts: An Economic Theory of Default Rules." Ian Ayres and Robert H. Gertner; Yale Law Journal, 1989, 99, pp. 87-130.
http://www.jstor.org/stable/796722

"Market Power and Mergers in Durable-Good Industries." Dennis W. Carlton and Robert Gertner; Journal of Law and Economics, 1989, 32(2), pp. S203-S26.
http://www.jstor.org/stable/725596

"Simultaneous Signalling to the Capital and Product Markets." Robert Gertner, Robert Gibbons and David Scharfstein; The Rand Journal of Economics, 1988, 19(2), pp. 173-90.
http://www.jstor.org/stable/2555698

Essays in Theoretical Industrial Organization; Robert Gertner; Ph.D. Dissertation, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, 1986.

Working Papers  

Organizing for Synergies; Wouter Dessein, Luis Garicano and Robert Gertner; Discussion Paper no. 6019; Centre for Economic Policy Research, 2007.
http://www.cepr.org/pubs/dps/DP6019.asp

Intellectual Property, Antitrust and Strategic Behavior; Dennis W. Carlton and Robert H. Gertner; NBER working paper series no. 8976; Cambridge: National Bureau of Economic Research, 2002.
http://papers.nber.org/papers/W8876

Internal Versus External Capital Markets; Robert H. Gertner, Jeremy C. Stein and David S. Scharfstein; NBER Working Papers Series no. 4776; Cambridge: National Bureau of Economic Research, 1994.
http://papers.nber.org/papers/4776

A Theory of Workouts and the Effects of Reorganization Law; Robert Gertner and David Scharfstein; NBER technical working papers series no. 103.; Cambridge: National Bureau of Economic Research, 1991.
http://papers.nber.org/papers/t0103

Anatomy of Financial Distress : An Examination of Junk-Bond Issues; Paul Asquith, Robert Gertner and David Scharfstein; NBER working papers series no. 3942.; Cambridge: National Bureau of Economic Research, 1991.
http://papers.nber.org/papers/3942

The Informativeness of Prices : Search with Learning and Cost Uncertainty; Roland Benabou and Robert Gertner; NBER working papers series no. 3833.; Cambridge: National Bureau of Economic Research, 1991.
http://papers.nber.org/papers/3833

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