Heikki Rantakari

Assistant Professor of Finance and Business Economics

Marshall School of Business
University of Southern California

Publications:

Rantakari, H. (2014), "A Simple Model of Project Selection with Strategic Communication and Uncertain Preferences," Journal of Economic Behavior and Organization, forthcoming

Rantakari, H. (2012),"Employee Initiative and Managerial Control,"American Economic Journal: Microeconomics, 4(3), pp. 171-211

Rantakari, H. (2013), "Organizational Design and Environmental Volatility,"Journal of Law, Economics, and Organization, 29(3), pp. 569-607

Rantakari, H. (2008), "Governing Adaptation," Review of Economic Studies, Vol. 75(4), pp. 1257-1285

Rantakari, H. (2008), “On the Role of Uncertainty in the Risk-Incentives Tradeoff”, The B.E. Journal of Theoretical Economics (Topics), 8(1)

 

Working Papers:

The Politics of Compromise (w/ A. Bonatti) (2014)

Conflict Resolution and Organizational Influence (2013)

Project Selection with Strategic Communication and Further Investigations (2013)

The Art of Brevity (w/ R. Alonso) (2013)

Information Acquisition, Resource Allocation and Managerial Incentives (w/ O. Ozbas) (2013)

Uncertainty, Delegation and Incentives (2008)

 

Notes and Supplements:

A supplement to "Organizational Design and Environmental Volatility"

A supplement to "Employee Initiative and Managerial Control"

 

Work in Progress:

Relational Authority and Favoritism

Authority of Sanctions and Authority of Expertise: Towards an Equilibrium Model of Authority