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NBER Working Papers by Frank R. Lichtenberg

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October 2013The Impact of Biomedical Knowledge Accumulation on Mortality: A Bibliometric Analysis of Cancer Data
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Forthcoming: The Impact of Biomedical Knowledge Accumulation on Mortality: A Bibliometric Analysis of Cancer Data, Frank R. Lichtenberg. in Measuring and Modeling Health Care Costs, Aizcorbe, Baker, Berndt, and Cutler. 2014

November 2012The Effect of Pharmaceutical Innovation on Longevity: Patient-Level Evidence from the 1996-2002 Medical Expenditure Panel Survey and Linked Mortality Public-Use Files
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Published: Lichtenberg Frank R., 2013. "The Effect of Pharmaceutical Innovation on Longevity: Patient Level Evidence from the 1996–2002 Medical Expenditure Panel Survey and Linked Mortality Public-use Files," Forum for Health Economics & Policy, De Gruyter, vol. 16(1), pages 1-33, January. citation courtesy of

July 2012Pharmaceutical Innovation and Longevity Growth in 30 Developing and High-income Countries, 2000-2009
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January 2012The Effect of Pharmaceutical Innovation on the Functional Limitations of Elderly Americans Evidence from the 2004 National Nursing Home Survey
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Published: “The Effect of Pharmaceutical Innovation on Longevity: Patient Level Evidence from the 1996–2002 Medical Expenditure Panel Survey and Linked Mortality Public-use Files,” Forum for Health Economics and Policy 16(1): 1–33.

September 2011The Impact of Therapeutic Procedure Innovation on Hospital Patient Longevity: Evidence from Western Australia, 2000-2007
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Published: Lichtenberg, Frank R., 2013. "The impact of therapeutic procedure innovation on hospital patient longevity: Evidence from Western Australia, 2000–2007," Social Science & Medicine, Elsevier, vol. 77(C), pages 50-59. citation courtesy of

June 2010Are Increasing 5-Year Survival Rates Evidence of Success Against Cancer? A reexamination using data from the U.S. and Australia
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Published: Frank R. Lichtenberg, 2010. "Are Increasing 5-Year Survival Rates Evidence of Success Against Cancer? A Reexamination Using Data from the U.S. and Australia," Forum for Health Economics & Policy, Berkeley Electronic Press, vol. 13(2). citation courtesy of

April 2010Has medical innovation reduced cancer mortality?
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Published: “Has Medical Innovation Reduced Cancer Mortality?,” CESifo Economic Studies, published online 14 November 2013.

June 2009The Quality of Medical Care, Behavioral Risk Factors, and Longevity Growth
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Published: Frank Lichtenberg, 2011. "The quality of medical care, behavioral risk factors, and longevity growth," International Journal of Health Care Finance and Economics, Springer, vol. 11(1), pages 1-34, March. citation courtesy of

May 2008Have Newer Cardiovascular Drugs Reduced Hospitalization? Evidence From Longitudinal Country-Level Data on 20 OECD Countries, 1995-2003
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Published: Frank R. Lichtenberg, 2009. "Have newer cardiovascular drugs reduced hospitalization? Evidence from longitudinal country-level data on 20 OECD countries, 1995-2003," Health Economics, John Wiley & Sons, Ltd., vol. 18(5), pages 519-534. citation courtesy of

Pharmaceutical innovation and the longevity of Australians: a first look
with Frank R. Lichtenberg, Gautier Duflos: w14009
September 2006Importation and Innovation
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Published: Frank R. Lichtenberg, 2007. "Importation And Innovation," Economics of Innovation and New Technology, Taylor and Francis Journals, vol. 16(6), pages 403-417. citation courtesy of

August 2006The Impact of Increased Utilization of HIV Drugs on Longevity and Medical Expenditures: An Assessment Based on Aggregate U.S. Time-Series Data
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March 2006The Impact of New Laboratory Procedures and Other Medical Innovations on the Health of Americans, 1990-2003: Evidence from Longitudinal, Disease-Level Data
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Published: Frank R. Lichtenberg, 2007. "The Impact of New Drugs on US Longevity and Medical Expenditure, 1990–2003: Evidence from Longitudinal, Disease-Level Data," American Economic Review, American Economic Association, vol. 97(2), pages 438-443, May.

November 2004The Effect of Drug Vintage on Survival: Micro Evidence from Puerto Rico's Medicaid Program
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February 2004The Expanding Pharmaceutical Arsenal in the War on Cancer
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June 2003Does Misery Love Company? Evidence from pharmaceutical markets before and after the Orphan Drug Act
with Frank R. Lichtenberg, Joel Waldfogel: w9750
The impact of new drug launches on longevity: evidence from longitudinal disease-level data from 52 countries, 1982-2001
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Published: Frank Lichtenberg, 2005. "The Impact of New Drug Launches on Longevity: Evidence from Longitudinal, Disease-Level Data from 52 Countries, 1982–2001," International Journal of Health Care Finance and Economics, Springer, vol. 5(1), pages 47-73, January. citation courtesy of

November 2002Pharmaceutical-embodied technical progress, longevity, and quality of life: drugs as "equipment for your health"
with Frank R. Lichtenberg, Suchin Virabhak: w9351

Published: Frank R. Lichtenberg & Suchin Virabhak, 2007. "Pharmaceutical-embodied technical progress, longevity, and quality of life: drugs as 'Equipment for Your Health'," Managerial and Decision Economics, John Wiley & Sons, Ltd., vol. 28(4-5), pages 371-392. citation courtesy of

The Dual Effects of Intellectual Property Regulations: Within- and Between- Patent Competition in the US Pharmaceuticals Industry
with Frank R. Lichtenberg, Tomas J. Philipson: w9303

Published: Litchenberg, Frank R. and Tomas Philipson. “The Dual Effects of Intellectual Property Regulations: Within- and Between-Patent Competition in The US Pharmaceuticals Industry." Journal of Law & Economics 45 (2002): 643-672. citation courtesy of

September 2002The Effect of Changes in Drug Utilization on Labor Supply and Per Capita Output
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The Effect of Education on Medical Technology Adoption: Are the More Educated More Likely to Use New Drugs
with Adriana Lleras-Muney, Frank R. Lichtenberg: w9185

Published: Lleras-Muney, Adriana and Frank Lichtenberg. “The Effect Of Education On Medical Technology Adoption: Are The More Educated More Likely To Use New Drugs?" Annales d’Economie et Statistique in memory of Zvi Griliches 79/80 (2006).

June 2002Benefits and Costs of Newer Drugs: An Update
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Published: Frank R. Lichtenberg, 2007. "Benefits and costs of newer drugs: an update," Managerial and Decision Economics, John Wiley & Sons, Ltd., vol. 28(4-5), pages 485-490. citation courtesy of

January 2002Sources of U.S. Longevity Increase, 1960-1997
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Published: Lichtenberg, Frank R. "Sources Of U.S. Longevity Increase, 1960-2001," Quarterly Review of Economics and Finance, 2004, v44(3,Jul), 369-389.

December 2001The Effect of New Drugs on Mortality from Rare Diseases and HIV
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March 2001The Benefits and Costs of Newer Drugs: Evidence from the 1996 Medical Expenditure Panel Survey
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Published: Frank R. Lichtenberg, 2007. "Benefits and costs of newer drugs: an update," Health Economics, John Wiley & Sons, Ltd., vol. 28(4-5), pages 485-490.

June 1998The Allocation of Publicly-Funded Biomedical Research
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Published: The Allocation of Publicly Funded Biomedical Research, Frank R. Lichtenberg. in Medical Care Output and Productivity, Cutler and Berndt. 2001

May 1998Pharmaceutical Innovation, Mortality Reduction, and Economic Growth
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Published: Murphy, Kevin M. and Robert H. Topel (eds.) Measuring the Gains from Medical Research: An Economic Approach. Chicago: University of Chicago Press, 2003.

May 1997The Impact and Organization of Publicly-Funded Research and Development in the European Community
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Published: Maryann P. Feldman & Frank R. Lichtenberg, 1998. "The Impact and Organization of Publicly-Funded Research and development in the European Community," Annales d'Economie et de Statistique, ADRES, issue 49-50, pages 08, Janvier-J. citation courtesy of

July 1996International R&D Spillovers: A Re-Examination
with Frank Lichtenberg, Bruno van Pottelsberghe de la Potterie: w5668

Published: Published as "International R&D Spillovers: A Comment", European Economic Review, Vol. 42, no. 8 (September 1998): 1483-1491.

June 1996The Effect of New Political Administration on Federal Government Productivity and Employment
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Published:

  • Published as "The Effect of Government Funding on Private Industrial Research and Development: A Re-Assessment", JINDE, Vol. 36, no. 1 (1987): 97-104. With Donald Siegel, published as "The Effect of Control Changes on the
  • Productivity of U.S. Manufacturing Plants", JACF, Vol. 2, no. 2 (1989): 60- 67.

Computer Use and Productivity Growth in Federal Government Agencies, 1987 to 1992
with William Lehr, Frank R. Lichtenberg: w5616

Published: Published as "Computer Use and Productivity Growth in US Federal Government Agencies, 1987-92", JINDE, Vol. 46, no. 2 (June 1998): 257-279.

January 1996The Effect of Pharmaceutical Utilization and Innovation on Hospitalization and Mortality
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Published:

  • Published as "The Effect of Government Funding on Private Industrial Research and Development: A Re-Assessment", JINDE, Vol. 36, no. 1 (1987): 97-104. With Donald Siegel, published as "The Effect of Control Changes on the
  • Productivity of U.S. Manufacturing Plants", JACF, Vol. 2, no. 2 (1989): 60-67.

November 1993The Output Contributions of Computer Equipment and Personnel: A Firm- Level Analysis
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Published: Economics of Innovation and New Technology, vol. 3, pp. 201-217, 1995

September 1992R&D Investment and International Productivity Differences
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Published: Economic Growth in the World Economy, Symposium 1992, edited by Horst Siebert, pp. 89-110.

June 1992Ownership Structure and Corporate Performance in Japan
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Published: Japan and the World Economy, vol. 6, (1994) pp. 239-261. citation courtesy of

December 1991Labor Market Institutions, Liquidity Constraints, and Macroeconomic Stability
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Published: Journal of Economic Behavior and Organization, vol. 28, no. 1, (September 1995), pp. 145-154 citation courtesy of

September 1991The Effects of Leveraged Buyouts on Productivity and Related Aspects of Firm Behavior
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Published: Journal of Financial Economics, Vol. 27, No. 1, pp. 165-194, (September 1990). citation courtesy of

March 1991The Effect of Takeovers on the Employment and Wages of Central-Office and Other Personnel
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Published: "The Effect of Ownership Change on the Employment and Wages of Central-Office and Other Personnel," Journal of Law and Economics, Vol. XXXIII, pp. 383-408, (October 1990).

January 1990Industrial De-Diversification and its Consequences for Productivity
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Journal of Economic Behavior and Organization, December 1992, forthcoming. citation courtesy of

December 1989The Effects of Mergers on Prices, Costs, and Capacity Utilization in the U.S. Air Transportation Industry, 1970-84
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Frank Lichtenberg, author, Corporate Takeovers and Productivity. Cambridge: MIT Press, forthcoming 1992, Chapter 8.

July 1989How Elastic is the Government's Demand for Weapons?
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Published: Journal of Public Economics, Vol. 40, pp. 57-78, (1989). citation courtesy of

June 1989Productivity and Changes in Ownership of Manufacturing Plants
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Published: Brookings Papers on Economic Activity, Vol. 3, pp. 643-673, (1987).

March 1989The Impact of R&D Investment On Productivity - New Evidence Using Linked R&D-LRD Data
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Published: Economic Inquiry, Vol. 29 No.2, pp. 203-229, (April 1991). citation courtesy of

October 1988Technical Change, Learning, and Wages
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Published: "The Age of Technology and Its Impact on Employee Wages." From Economics of Innovation and New Technology, Vol. 1, pp. 215-231, (1991).

Government Subsidies to Private Military R&D Investment: DOD's IR&D Policy
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Published: Defense Economics, Vol. 1, pp. 149-158, (1990).

September 1988IR&D Project Data and Theories of R&D Investment
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Published: "IR&D Projected Data and Theories of R&D Investment." From Journal of Economic Dynamics and Control, Vol. 13, pp. 271-282, (1989).

August 1986Errors of Measurement in Output Deflators
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Published: Journal of Business & Economic Statistics, Vol. 7, No. 1, pp. 1-9,(January 1989). citation courtesy of

July 1986Private Investment in R&D to Signal Ability to Perform Government Contracts
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Published: "The Private R&D Investment Response to Federal Design and Technical Competitions". From The American Economic Review, Vol. 78, No. 3, (June 1988).

October 1985The Comparative Advantage of Educated Workers in Implementing New Technology: Some Empirical Evidence
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Published: Bartel, Ann P. and Frank R. Lichtenberg."The Comparative Advantage of Educated Workers in Implementing New Technology: Some Empirical Evidence,"Review of Economics and Statistics, Vol. LXIX, No. 1, February 1987, pp. 1-11.

November 1984Interindustry Technology Flows and Productivity Growth: A Reexamination
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Published: Griliches, Zvi and Frank Lichtenberg. "Interindustry Technology Flows and Productivity Growth: A Reexamination." The Review of Economics and Statistics, Vol. 66, No. 2, (May 1984), pp. 324-329.

February 1982R and D and Productivity at the Industry Level: Is There Still a Relationship?
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Published: Griliches, Zvi and Frank Lichtenberg. "R&D and Productivity Growth at the Industry Level: Is There Still a Relationship?" R&D, Patents and Productivity, edited by Zvi Griliches. Chicago: University of Chicago Press, (1984). pp. 465-496.

May 1981Training, Tenure, and Productivity
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