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Haas School Nobel Laureates

Oliver Williamson: 2009 Nobel Prize in Economic Sciences

UC Berkeley Press Conference (October 12, 2009)
Oliver Williamson, the 21st UC Berkeley Professor to win the Nobel Prize, talks about his life and work in three disciplines: business, law, and economics (41:01).

Books by Oliver Williamson

• The Mechanisms of Governance

• Markets and Hierarchies: Analysis and Antitrust Implications

• The Economic Institutions of Capitalism: Firms, Markets, Relational Contracting

Books inspired by Williamson's work

• Firms, Markets and Hierarchies: The Transaction Cost Economics Perspective by Glenn R. Carroll and >David J. Teece

Oliver Williamson in the News

The New York Times

The Wall Street Journal

Financial Times

San Francisco Chronicle


  • Another Nobel Prize comes to the Bay Area:



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