WorldCat Identities

Williamson, Oliver E.

Overview
Works: 231 works in 619 publications in 6 languages and 11,364 library holdings
Genres: History  Case studies 
Roles: Author, Editor, Honoree, Author of introduction
Classifications: HD31, 658.402
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Oliver E Williamson
The economic institutions of capitalism : firms, markets, relational contracting by Oliver E Williamson( Book )

52 editions published between 1985 and 2011 in 7 languages and held by 1,488 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This long-awaited sequel to the modem classic "Markets and Hierarchies" develops and extends Williamson's innovative use of transaction cost economics as an approach to studying economic organization by applying it to work and labor as well as the corporation itself. In addition, Williamson explores its growing implications for public policy, including its potential influence on antitrust and merger guidelines, labor policy, and SEC and public utility regulations
Organization theory : from Chester Barnard to the present and beyond by Oliver E Williamson( Book )

25 editions published between 1990 and 2009 in English and Spanish and held by 1,370 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This edition contains a new article by Oliver Williamson, entitled "Transaction Cost Economics and Organization Theory."
Markets and hierarchies, analysis and antitrust implications : a study in the economics of internal organization by Oliver E Williamson( Book )

32 editions published between 1975 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 1,128 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The mechanisms of governance by Oliver E Williamson( Book )

25 editions published between 1996 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 1,008 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Transaction cost economics has had a pervasive influence on current economic thought about how and why institutions function as they do, and it has become a practical framework for research in organizations by representatives of a variety of disciplines. Through a transaction cost analysis, The Mechanisms of Governance shows how and why simple contracts give way to complex contracts and internal organization as the hazards of contracting build up. That complicates the study of economic organization, but a richer and more relevant theory of organization is the result. Many testable implications and lessons for public policy accrue to this framework. Applications of both kinds are numerous and growing
The Nature of the firm : origins, evolution, and development( Book )

24 editions published between 1991 and 1993 in English and Undetermined and held by 864 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Economic organization : firms, markets, and policy control by Oliver E Williamson( Book )

23 editions published between 1985 and 1990 in English and held by 705 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Prices; issues in theory, practice, and public policy by Almarin Phillips( Book )

10 editions published between 1967 and 1968 in English and held by 613 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Antitrust economics : mergers, contracting, and strategic behavior by Oliver E Williamson( Book )

16 editions published between 1987 and 1989 in English and held by 579 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Industrial organization by Oliver E Williamson( Book )

26 editions published between 1989 and 1996 in English and Undetermined and held by 551 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The economics of discretionary behavior: managerial objectives in a theory of the firm by Oliver E Williamson( Book )

25 editions published between 1964 and 1974 in English and Undetermined and held by 507 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Corporate control and business behavior; an inquiry into the effects of organization form on enterprise behavior by Oliver E Williamson( Book )

15 editions published in 1970 in English and held by 501 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The economics of transaction costs( Book )

12 editions published in 1999 in English and held by 327 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Transaction cost economics began to take shape around 1970 and has since been established as an essential tool used to illuminate a range of problems in economics and other social sciences. This text presents articles which together form the foundations of research in transaction cost economics
The Firm as a nexus of treaties( Book )

9 editions published in 1990 in English and held by 316 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Transaction cost economics by Oliver E Williamson( Book )

19 editions published between 1986 and 2013 in English and German and held by 251 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Edited by a leading authority in the field, this important collection brings together Professor Williamson's key papers on transaction cost economics
The economic analysis of institutions and organisations, in general and with respect to country studies by Oliver E Williamson( Book )

12 editions published between 1992 and 1993 in English and held by 135 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Antitrust law and economics( Book )

5 editions published in 1980 in English and held by 104 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Comparative economic organization : the analysis of discrete structural alternatives by Oliver E Williamson( Book )

6 editions published between 1990 and 1994 in English and held by 48 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Transaktionskostenökonomik by Oliver E Williamson( Book )

2 editions published between 1993 and 1996 in German and held by 43 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Perspectives on the economics of organization by Oliver E Williamson( Book )

4 editions published in 1989 in English and held by 34 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

l'organizzazione economica : imprese, mercati e controllo politico by Oliver E Williamson( Book )

3 editions published in 1991 in Italian and held by 29 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Alternative Names
Eaton-Williamson, Oliver 1932-

Williamson, O. E. 1932-

Williamson, Oliver.

Williamson, Oliver 1932-

Williamson, Oliver E. 1932-

Williamson, Oliver Eaton 1932-

Уильямсон, О. И

Уильямсон, О. И. (Оливер И.)

ウィリアムソン, O. E

ウイリアムソン, オリバー・E

Languages
English (318)

German (14)

Italian (10)

Chinese (6)

Spanish (4)

French (3)

Covers
Organization theory : from Chester Barnard to the present and beyondMarkets and hierarchies, analysis and antitrust implications : a study in the economics of internal organizationThe mechanisms of governanceThe Nature of the firm : origins, evolution, and developmentIndustrial organizationThe economics of transaction costsRegulation, deregulation and reregulation : institutional perspectives