Oliver Williamson is renowned for his transaction cost economics, in the wake of Robert Coase and Herbert Simon. Elinor Ostrom works at the crossroads of economics and political science. Their works just honoured by the Nobel Prize go far beyond the superficial criticism of markets.
Few tips :
– FT’s editorial for the clearest short presentation | Nobel prize’s rationales | NYTimes’s article | Econoclaste’s post (in french).
– Econoclaste’s Introduction to « Economie de l’entreprise » (in french too) | EcOL’s The other hand of Adam Smith.
– OW’s page (Berkeley Univ., US) | EO’s page (Indiana Univ., US).