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Discipline name H-index Citations Publications World Ranking National Ranking
Economics and Finance D-index 64 Citations 34,863 162 World Ranking 320 National Ranking 227

Overview

What is he best known for?

The fields of study he is best known for:

  • Law
  • Finance
  • Microeconomics

Patrick Bolton mainly investigates Monetary economics, Corporate finance, Investment, Incentive and External financing. His Monetary economics research is multidisciplinary, incorporating elements of Duopoly, Credit risk, Debt, Issuer and Payment. His Corporate finance study combines topics in areas such as Capital adequacy ratio, Monetary policy, Interest rate, Bond and Capital structure.

Patrick Bolton combines subjects such as Market liquidity, Development economics, Backwardness and Financial sector development with his study of Investment. His research integrates issues of Economic cost, Sovereign state, Level playing field, Economic integration and Secession in his study of Incentive. His External financing study combines topics from a wide range of disciplines, such as Equity, Market timing, Equity issuance, Financial crisis and Risk management.

His most cited work include:

  • An incomplete contracts approach to financial contracting (1404 citations)
  • A Theory of Predation Based on Agency Problems in Financial Contracting (1146 citations)
  • A Theory of Trickle-Down Growth and Development (1070 citations)

What are the main themes of his work throughout his whole career to date?

His primary areas of investigation include Monetary economics, Financial system, Debt, Finance and Market liquidity. His work is dedicated to discovering how Monetary economics, Executive compensation are connected with Shareholder and other disciplines. His Financial system research incorporates elements of Internal debt and Sovereign wealth fund.

The Debt study combines topics in areas such as Sovereign default, Politics and Bankruptcy. His Finance research is multidisciplinary, incorporating perspectives in Incentive and Investment. His Incentive research includes elements of Competition and Industrial organization.

He most often published in these fields:

  • Monetary economics (29.17%)
  • Financial system (22.92%)
  • Debt (18.45%)

What were the highlights of his more recent work (between 2014-2021)?

  • Monetary economics (29.17%)
  • Debt (18.45%)
  • Market liquidity (19.05%)

In recent papers he was focusing on the following fields of study:

His primary areas of study are Monetary economics, Debt, Market liquidity, Finance and Equity. His Monetary economics research includes themes of Corporate finance, Financial market, Institutional investor, Capital structure and Valuation. His Debt research also works with subjects such as

  • Financial system which connect with Coco, Issuer and Too big to fail,
  • Equity issuance and Cost of equity most often made with reference to Incomplete markets.

His work carried out in the field of Market liquidity brings together such families of science as Human capital, Futures contract, Line of credit, Retained earnings and Risk management. His work deals with themes such as Critical infrastructure, Leverage and Investment, which intersect with Finance. His research is interdisciplinary, bridging the disciplines of External financing and Equity.

Between 2014 and 2021, his most popular works were:

  • Relationship and Transaction Lending in a Crisis (135 citations)
  • Executive Compensation and Risk Taking (110 citations)
  • Hedging Climate Risk (77 citations)

In his most recent research, the most cited papers focused on:

  • Law
  • Finance
  • Microeconomics

His scientific interests lie mostly in Monetary economics, Finance, Debt, Equity and Market liquidity. His studies in Monetary economics integrate themes in fields like Credit default swap, Financial market, Institutional investor, Divestment and Cream skimming. Many of his research projects under Finance are closely connected to Public–private partnership and Integrated information theory with Public–private partnership and Integrated information theory, tying the diverse disciplines of science together.

His research in Debt intersects with topics in Basel III, Actuarial science and Coco. His biological study spans a wide range of topics, including Incentive, Issuer, External financing and Endogenous growth theory. His Market liquidity research focuses on Human capital and how it connects with Systematic risk, Corporate finance, Net worth, Valuation and Financial management.

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Best Publications

An incomplete contracts approach to financial contracting

Philippe Aghion;Patrick Bolton.
The Review of Economic Studies (1992)

3487 Citations

A Theory of Predation Based on Agency Problems in Financial Contracting

Patrick Bolton;David S Scharfstein.
The American Economic Review (1990)

2328 Citations

A Theory of Trickle-Down Growth and Development

Philippe Aghion;Patrick Bolton.
The Review of Economic Studies (1997)

2245 Citations

Corporate Governance and Control

Marco Becht;Patrick Bolton;Ailsa Röell.
Handbook of The Economics of Finance (2003)

1871 Citations

Optimal Debt Structure and the Number of Creditors

Patrick Bolton;David S. Scharfstein.
Journal of Political Economy (1996)

1661 Citations

Contracts as a barrier to entry

P. Aghion;P. Bolton.
The American Economic Review (1987)

1528 Citations

The Breakup of Nations: A Political Economy Analysis

Patrick Bolton;Gérard Roland.
Quarterly Journal of Economics (1997)

1179 Citations

The firm as a communication network

Patrick Bolton;Mathias Dewatripont.
Quarterly Journal of Economics (1994)

1074 Citations

The Credit Ratings Game

Patrick Bolton;Xavier Freixas;Joel Shapiro.
Journal of Finance (2012)

1063 Citations

Blocks, liquidity and corporate control

Patrick Bolton;Ernst-Ludwig Von Thadden.
Journal of Finance (1998)

971 Citations

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