2009 Sveriges Riksbank Prize Economic Sciences Articles

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The Sveriges Riksbank Prize in Economic Sciences in Memory of Alfred Nobel 2009 was awarded to Elinor Ostrom "for her analysis of economic governance, especially the commons."  and to Oliver E. Williamson "for his analysis of economic governance, especially the boundaries of the firm."

In recognition of the importance of their work, we are pleased to make the laureates’ key articles published with Elsevier freely available.

Elinor Ostrom

The value-added of laboratory experiments for the study of institutions and common-pool resources
Journal of Economic Behavior and Organization, Volume 61, Issue 2, 2006
Ostrom, E.

Local enforcement and better forests
World Development, Volume 33, Issue 2, 2005
Gibson, C.C., Williams, J.T., Ostrom, E.

The contested role of heterogeneity in collective action: Some evidence from community forestry in Nepal
World Development, Volume 29, Issue 5, 2001
Varughese, G., Ostrom, E.

Dilemma games: Game parameters and matching protocols
Journal of Economic Behavior and Organization, Volume 46, Issue 4, 2001
Schmidt, D., Shupp, R., Walker, J., Ahn, T.K., Ostrom, E.

The concept of scale and the human dimensions of global change: A survey
Ecological Economics, Volume 32, Issue 2, 2000
Gibson, C.C., Ostrom, E., Ahn, T.K.

The power and limitations of proportional cutbacks in common-pool resources
Journal of Development Economics, Volume 62, Issue 2, 2000
Gardner, R., Herr, A., Ostrom, E., Walker, J.A.

Scale misperceptions and the spatial dynamics of a social-ecological system
Ecological Economics, Volume 31, Issue 2, 1999
Wilson, J., Low, B., Costanza, R., Ostrom, E.

Human-ecosystem interactions: A dynamic integrated model
Ecological Economics, Volume 31, Issue 2, 1999
Low, B., Costanza, R., Ostrom, E., Wilson, J., Simon, C.P.

Crossing the great divide: Coproduction, synergy, and development
World Development, Volume 24, Issue 6, 1996
Ostrom, E.

Rent dissipation in a limited-access common-pool resource: Experimental evidence
Journal of Environmental Economics and Management, Volume 19, Issue 3, 1990
Walker, J.M., Gardner, R., Ostrom, E.


Oliver E. Williamson

Editorial biography: Appointment of Williamson as Honorary Editor of Journal of Economic Behavior and Organization
Journal of Economic Behavior and Organization, Volume 47, Issue 4, 2002
Williamson, O.E.

Some uneasiness with the Coase Theorem: Comment Japan and The World Economy, Volume 7, Issue 1, 1995
Williamson, O.E.

Markets, hierarchies, and the modern corporation. An unfolding perspective
Journal of Economic Behavior and Organization, Volume 17, Issue 3, 1992
Williamson, O.E.

Transaction cost economics. The comparative contracting perspective
Journal of Economic Behavior and Organization, Volume 8, Issue 4, 1987
Williamson, O.E.

Asset specificity and economic organization
International Journal of Industrial Organization, Volume 3, Issue 4, 1985
Riordan, M.H., Williamson, O.E.

Employee ownership and internal governance. A perspective
Journal of Economic Behavior and Organization, Volume 6, Issue 3, 1985
Williamson, O.E

The organization of work a comparative institutional assessment
Journal of Economic Behavior and Organization, Volume 1, Issue 1, 1980
Williamson, O.E.