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Blockchain Adoption in a Supply Chain with Market Power

Garud Iyengar,Jay Sethuraman,Wenjun Wang, Fahad Saleh   Jun 30,2022

We examine a supply chain with a single risk-averse manufacturer who purchases from vendors and sells to consumers. Within this... Read More

Technological Progress and Rent Seeking

Guillermo Ordonez, Vincent Glode   Nov 01,2022

We model firms' allocation of resources between surplus-creating (a.k.a., productive) and surplus-appropriating (a.k.a., rent-seeking) activities. We show that industry-wide technological... Read More

Lending and Monitoring: Big Tech vs Banks

Catherine Casamatta,Rui xiong, Matthieu Bouvard   Nov 21,2022

We show that by lending to merchants and monitoring them, an e-commerce platform can price-discriminate between merchants with high and... Read More