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January 2010Terminal Care and The Value of Life Near Its End
with Tomas J. Philipson, Gary Becker, Dana Goldman: w15649
August 2007The Value of Life Near its End and Terminal Care
with Gary Becker, Tomas Philipson: w13333
March 2006War in Iraq versus Containment
with Steven J. Davis, Robert H. Topel: w12092

Published: Guns and Butter: The Economic Causes and Consequences of Conflict, CESifo Seminar Series. Cambridge and London: MIT Press, 2009.

June 2005The Value of Health and Longevity
with Robert H. Topel: w11405

Published: Murphy, Kevin M. and Robert H. Topel. "The Value Of Health And Longevity," Journal of Political Economy, 2006, v114 (No. 5, Oct), 871-904. citation courtesy of

May 2005Measuring the Impact of Crack Cocaine
with Roland G. Fryer, Paul S. Heaton, Steven D. Levitt: w11318
December 2004The Economic Theory of Illegal Goods: The Case of Drugs
with Gary S. Becker, Michael Grossman: w10976
January 2004Persuasion in Politics
with Andrei Shleifer: w10248

Published: Murphy, Kevin M. and Andrei Shleifer. "Persuasion In Politics," American Economic Review, 2004, v94(2,May), 435-439. citation courtesy of

June 2003The Trouble with Stock Options
with Brian J. Hall: w9784

Published: Hall, Brian J. and Kevin J. Murphy. "The Trouble With Stock Options," Journal of Economic Perspectives, 2003, v17(3,Summer), 49-70.

October 2001Entry, Pricing and Product Design in an Initially Monopolized Market
with Steven J. Davis, Robert H. Topel: w8547

Published: Davis, Stephen J., Kevin M. Murphy and Robert H. Topel. "Entry, Pricing, And Product Design In An Initially Monopolized Market," Journal of Political Economy, 2004, v112(2,Part2), S188-S225. citation courtesy of

August 2001Economic Perspectives on Software Design: PC Operating Systems and Platforms
with Steven J. Davis, Jack MacCrisken: w8411

Published: Microsoft, Antitrust and the New Economy: Selected Essays, The Milken Institute Series on Financial Innovation and Economic Growth Volume 2. Springer US, 2002.

February 2000Optimal Exercise Prices for Executive Stock Options
with Brian J. Hall: w7548

Published: American Economic Review, Vol. 90, no. 2 (May 2000): 209-214 citation courtesy of

July 1998Wages, Skills, and Technology in the United States and Canada
with W. Craig Riddell, Paul M. Romer: w6638

Published: General Purpose Technologies and Economic Growth, Helpman, Elhanen, ed., Cambridge: MIT Press, 1998.

September 1997Implicit Contracts and the Theory of the Firm
with George Baker, Robert Gibbons: w6177

Published: Published as "The Internal Economics of the Firm: Evidence from Personal Data", Quarterly Journal of Economics, Vol. 109, no. 4 (1994): 881-919.

February 1996Wage Inequality and Family Labor Supply
with Chinhui Juhn: w5459

Published: Journal of Labor Economics, Vol. 15 (January 1997): 72-97. citation courtesy of

January 1994The Division of Labor, Coordination Costs, and Knowledge
with Gary S. Becker
in Human Capital: A Theoretical and Empirical Analysis with Special Reference to Education (3rd Edition), Gary S. Becker
Human Capital, Fertility, and Economic Growth
with Gary S. Becker, Robert Tamura
in Human Capital: A Theoretical and Empirical Analysis with Special Reference to Education (3rd Edition), Gary S. Becker
September 1993Subjective Performance Measures in Optimal Incentive Contracts
with George Baker, Robert Gibbons: w4480

Published: Quarterly Journal of Economics, Vo. 109, No. 4, 1994, pp. 1125-1156. citation courtesy of

July 1993Cattle Cycles
with Sherwin Rosen, Jose A. Scheinkman: w4403

Published: Journal of Political Economy, June 1994, Vol. 102, No. 3, pp. 468-492. citation courtesy of

August 1992Does Executive Compensation Affect Investment?
with Robert Gibbons: w4135

Published: Journal of Applied Corporate Finance, Vol. 5, No. 2, pp. 99-109 (Summer 1992) citation courtesy of

February 1992Why Has the Natural Rate of Unemployment Increased over Time?
with Chinhui Juhn, Robert H. Topel: r1694

Published: Brookings Papers on Economic Activity, Vol. 2, pp. 75-126, (1991).

December 1991Changes in Relative Wages, 1963-1987: Supply and Demand Factors
with Lawrence F. Katz: w3927

Published: Quarterly Journal of Economics Feb, 1992 Volume 107, No. 1, pp. 35-78 citation courtesy of

July 1991Optimal Incentive Contracts in the Presence of Career Concerns: Theory and Evidence
with Robert Gibbons: w3792

Published: Journal of Political Economy, Vol. 100, No. 3, pp. 468-505, (June 1992). citation courtesy of

February 1991Quality and Trade
with Andrei Shleifer: w3622

Published:

  • Journal of Developmental Economics, June 1997, Vol. 53(1): 1-15.
  • Murphy, Kevin M. & Shleifer, Andrei, 1997. "Quality and trade," Journal of Development Economics, Elsevier, vol. 53(1), pages 1-15, June. citation courtesy of

January 1991Relative Performance Evaluation for Chief Executive Officers
with Robert Gibbons: w2944

Published: Industrial & Labor Relations Review, Vol. 43, No. 3, (Special Issue) pp. 30-51, (February 1990). citation courtesy of

December 1990The Allocation of Talent: Implications for Growth
with Andrei Shleifer, Robert W. Vishny: w3530

Published: The Quarterly Journal of Economics, Vol. CVI, pp. 503-530, May 1991. citation courtesy of

August 1990Human Capital, Fertility, and Economic Growth
with Gary S. Becker, Robert F. Tamura: w3414

Published:

April 1990An Empirical Analysis of Cigarette Addiction
with Gary S. Becker, Michael Grossman: w3322

Published: American Economic Review, Vol. 84, no. 3, pp. 396-418, (June 1994). citation courtesy of

June 1989The Evolution of Unemployment in the United States: 1968-1985
with Robert H. Topel: r1209

Published: NBER Macroeconomics Annual 1987, edited by Stanley Fischer, pp. 11-58. Cambridge, MA: MIT Press, 1987.

Building Blocks of Market Clearing Business Cycle Models
with Andrei Shleifer, Robert W. Vishny: w3004

Published:

Increasing Returns, Durables and Economic Fluctuations
with Andrei Shleifer, Robert W. Vishny: w3014
1989Building Blocks of Market Clearing Business Cycle Models
with Andrei Shleifer, Robert W. Vishny
in NBER Macroeconomics Annual 1989, Volume 4, Olivier J. Blanchard and Stanley Fischer, editors
September 1988Industrialization and the Big Push
with Andrei Shleifer, Robert W. Vishny: w2708

Published: "Industrialization and the Big Push" Journal of Political Economy, October, 1989, Vol. 97, no. 5 citation courtesy of

Income Distribution, Market Size, and Industrialization
with Andrei Shleifer, Robert Vishny: w2709

Published: "Income Distribution, Market Size and Industrialization" Quarterly Journal of Economics , August 1989. citation courtesy of

1987The Evolution of Unemployment in the United States: 1968 -- 1985
with Robert H. Topel
in NBER Macroeconomics Annual 1987, Volume 2, Stanley Fischer, editor

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