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Selected Bibliography for Milton Harris
Professor Emeritus of Finance and Economics



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Published Works  

"Control of Corporate Decisions: Shareholders vs. Management." Milton Harris and Artur Raviv; Review of Financial Studies, 2010, 23(11), pp. 4115-47.
http://rfs.oxfordjournals.org/content/23/11/4115.abstract

"A Theory of Board Control and Size." Milton Harris and Artur Raviv; Review of Financial Studies, 2008, 21(4), pp. 1797-832.
http://rfs.oxfordjournals.org/cgi/content/abstract/21/4/1797

"Allocation of Decision-Making Authority." Milton Harris and Artur Raviv; Review of Finance, 2005, 9(3), pp. 353-83.
http://www.springerlink.com/openurl.asp?genre=article&id=doi:10.1007/s10679-005-2263-z

Handbook of the Economics of Finance; George M. Constantinides, Milton Harris and René M. Stulz; Handbooks in Economics; Amsterdam; Boston: Elsevier/North-Holland, 2003
http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/handbooks/15740102

"Organization Design." Milton Harris and Artur Raviv; Management Science, 2002, 48(7), pp. 852.
http://dx.doi.org/10.1287/mnsc.48.7.852.2821

"Capital Budgeting and Delegation." Milton Harris and Artur Raviv; Journal of Financial Economics, 1998, 50(3), pp. 259-89.
http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/S0304-405X(98)00038-5

"Review of 'Firms, Contracts, and Financial Structure'." Milton Harris; Review of Financial Studies, 1996, 9(4), pp. 1271-77.
http://www.jstor.org/stable/2962229

"The Capital Budgeting Process: Incentives and Information." Milton Harris and Artur Raviv; Journal of Finance, 1996, 51(4), pp. 1139-74.
http://www.jstor.org/stable/2329390

"The Role of Games in Security Design." Milton Harris and Artur Raviv; Review of Financial Studies, 1995, 8(2), pp. 327-67.
http://www.jstor.org/stable/2962275

"Differences of Opinion Make a Horse Race." Milton Harris and Artur Raviv; Review of Financial Studies, 1993, 6(3), pp. 473-506.
http://www.jstor.org/stable/2961976

"Financial Contracting Theory," Milton Harris and Artur Raviv, in J.-J. Laffont: Advances in Economic Theory: Sixth World Congress. Econometric Society Monographs, no. 21. Cambridge; New York and Melbourne: Cambridge University Press, 1992, pp. 64-150

"Errata: The Theory of Capital Structure." Milton Harris and Artur Raviv; Journal of Finance, 1992, 47(4), pp. 1659.
http://www.jstor.org/stable/2328964

"The Theory of Capital Structure." Milton Harris and Artur Raviv; Journal of Finance, 1991, 46(1), pp. 297-355.
http://www.jstor.org/stable/2328697

"Allocation Mechanisms for Asymmetrically Informed Agents," Robert M. Townsend and Milton Harris, in R. M. Townsend: Financial Structure and Economic Organization: Key Elements and Patterns in Theory and History. Cambridge, Mass. and Oxford: Blackwell, 1990, pp. 175-211

"Capital Structure and the Informational Role of Debt." Milton Harris and Artur Raviv; Journal of Finance, 1990, 45(2), pp. 321-49.
http://www.jstor.org/stable/2328660

"The Design of Securities." Milton Harris and Artur Raviv; Journal of Financial Economics, 1989, 24(2), pp. 255-87.
http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/0304-405X(89)90048-2

"Corporate Governance: Voting Rights and Majority Rules." Milton Harris and Artur Raviv; Journal of Financial Economics, 1988, 20, pp. 203-35.
http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/0304-405X(88)90045-1

"Corporate Control Contests and Capital Structure." Milton Harris and Artur Raviv; Journal of Financial Economics, 1988, 20, pp. 55-86.
http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/0304-405X(88)90040-2

Dynamic Economic Analysis; Milton Harris; New York and Oxford: Oxford University Press, 1987

"On the Duration of Agreements." Milton Harris and Bengt Holmstrom; International Economic Review, 1987, 28(2), pp. 389-406.
http://www.jstor.org/stable/2526732

"Allocation Mechanisms, Asymmetric Information and the 'Revelation Principle '," Milton Harris and Robert M. Townsend, in G. R. Feiwel: Issues in Contemporary Microeconomics and Welfare. Albany: State University of New York Press, 1985, pp. 379-94

"A Sequential Signalling Model of Convertible Debt Call Policy." Milton Harris and Artur Raviv; Journal of Finance, 1985, 40(5), pp. 1263-81.
http://www.jstor.org/stable/2328112

"Comments on "Pricing a Product Line"." Milton Harris; Journal of Business, 1984, 57(1), pp. S109-S10.
http://www.jstor.org/stable/2352927

"Job Matching with Finite Horizon and Risk Aversion." Milton Harris and Yoram Weiss; Journal of Political Economy, 1984, 92(4), pp. 758-79.
http://www.jstor.org/stable/1837168

"Pricing Schemes When Demand Is Unobservable," Milton Harris, in M. E.-W. Shubik, Richard: Auctions, Bidding, and Contracting: Uses and Theory. New York: New York University Press, 1983, pp. 195-203

"Microeconomic Developments and Macroeconomics." Milton Harris and Bengt Holmstrom; American Economic Review, 1983, 73(2), pp. 223-27.
http://www.jstor.org/stable/1816845

"Discussion of Models in Managerial Accounting." Milton Harris; Journal of Accounting Research, 1982, 20(Supplement: Studies on Current Research Methodologies in Accounting: A Critical Evaluation), pp. 149-52.
http://www.jstor.org/stable/2674679

"A Theory of Wage Dynamics." Milton Harris and Bengt Holmstrom; Review of Economic Studies, 1982, 49(3), pp. 315-33.
http://www.jstor.org/stable/2297359

"Resource Allocation under Asymmetric Information." Milton Harris and Robert M. Townsend; Econometrica: Journal of the Econometric Society, 1981, 49(1), pp. 33-64.
http://www.jstor.org/stable/1911125

"A Theory of Monopoly Pricing Schemes with Demand Uncertainty." Milton Harris and Artur Raviv; American Economic Review, 1981, 71(3), pp. 347-65.
http://www.jstor.org/stable/1802784

"Allocation Mechanisms and the Design of Auctions." Milton Harris and Artur Raviv; Econometrica: Journal of the Econometric Society, 1981, 49(6), pp. 1477-99.
http://www.jstor.org/stable/1911413

"“Comment on ‘Equilibrium in a Pure Currency Economy’ by Robert E. Lucas," Milton Harris, in J. H. Kareken and N. Wallace: Models of Monetary Economies. Federal Reserve Bank of Minneapolis, 1980, pp. 157-60

"Optimal Incentive Contracts with Imperfect Information." Milton Harris and Artur Raviv; Journal of Economic Theory, 1979, 20(2), pp. 231-59.
http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/0022-0531(79)90073-5

"Expectations and Money in a Dynamic Exchange Model." Milton Harris; Econometrica: Journal of the Econometric Society, 1979, 47(6), pp. 1403-20.
http://www.jstor.org/stable/1914008

"Some Results on Incentive Contracts with Applications to Education and Employment, Health Insurance, and Law Enforcement." Milton Harris and Artur Raviv; American Economic Review, 1978, 68(1), pp. 20-30.
http://www.jstor.org/stable/1809684

"Dynamic Aspects of Air Quality Control Costs." Walter Dolde, Dennis Epple, Milton Harris, Lester Lave and Samuel Leinhardt; Journal of Environmental Economics and Management, 1977, 4(4), pp. 313-34.
http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/0095-0696(77)90029-8

"Optimal Planning under Transaction Costs: The Demand for Money and Other Assets." Milton Harris; Journal of Economic Theory, 1976, 12(2), pp. 298-314.
http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/0022-0531(76)90079-X

Optimal Planning under Transaction Costs and General Equilibrium; Milton Harris; Ph.D Dissertation, University of Chicago, 1974.

"A Mutual Primal-Dual Linear Programming Algorithm." Milton Harris; Naval Research Logistics Quarterly, 1970, 17(2), pp. 199-206.
http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/nav.3800170207

Working Papers  

CRSP working papers are available in Regenstein Library, call number HG4501.W68 no.x, where x is the number of the paper.

The Design of Bankruptcy Procedures; Milton Harris and Artur Raviv; Working paper series no. 376; Chicago: Center for Research in Security Prices, Graduate School of Business, University of Chicago, 1993.

Differences of Opinion Make a Horse Race; Milton Harris and Artur Raviv; Working paper series no. 330; Chicago: Center for Research in Security Prices, Graduate School of Business, University of Chicago, 1991.

The Theory of Capital Structure; Milton Harris and Artur Raviv; Working paper series no. 317; Chicago: Center for Research in Security Prices, Graduate School of Business, University of Chicago, 1990.

Capital Structure and the Informational Role of Debt; Milton Harris and Artur Raviv; Working paper series no. 268; Chicago: Center for Research in Security Prices, Graduate School of Business, University of Chicago, 1989.

The Design of Securities; Milton Harris and Artur Raviv; Working paper series no. 236; Chicago: Center for Research in Security Prices, Graduate School of Business, University of Chicago, 1988.

Corporate Governance : Voting Rights and Majority Rules; Milton Harris and Artur Raviv; Working paper series no. 204; Chicago: Center for Research in Security Prices, Graduate School of Business, University of Chicago, 1987.

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