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July 2014Inducing Leaders to Take Risky Decisions: Dismissal, Tenure, and Term Limits
with Matthew Jackson: w20301
March 2014The Causal Effects of Competition on Innovation: Experimental Evidence
with Stefan Bechtold, Lea Cassar, Holger Herz: w19987
May 2013Optimal Capital Versus Labor Taxation with Innovation-Led Growth
with Ufuk Akcigit, Jesús Fernández-Villaverde: w19086
February 2013Incomplete Contracts and the Internal Organization of Firms
with Nicholas Bloom, John Van Reenen: w18842
Patent Rights, Product Market Reforms, and Innovation
with Peter Howitt, Susanne Prantl: w18854
What Do We Learn From Schumpeterian Growth Theory?
with Ufuk Akcigit, Peter Howitt: w18824
December 2012Carbon Taxes, Path Dependency and Directed Technical Change: Evidence from the Auto Industry
with Antoine Dechezleprêtre, David Hemous, Ralf Martin, John Van Reenen: w18596
May 2012Monetary Policy, Liquidity, and Growth
with Emmanuel Farhi, Enisse Kharroubi: w18072
Industrial Policy and Competition
with Mathias Dewatripont, Luosha Du, Ann Harrison, Patrick Legros: w18048
Education and Military Rivalry
with Torsten Persson, Dorothee Rouzet: w18049
March 2010The Relationship Between Health and Growth: When Lucas Meets Nelson-Phelps
with Peter Howitt, Fabrice Murtin: w15813

Published: Philippe Aghion & Peter Howitt & Fabrice Murtin, 2011. "The Relationship Between Health and Growth: When Lucas Meets Nelson-Phelps," Review of Economics and Institutions, Università di Perugia, Dipartimento Economia, Finanza e Statistica, vol. 2(1).

October 2009The Environment and Directed Technical Change
with Daron Acemoglu, Leonardo Bursztyn, David Hemous: w15451

Published: Daron Acemoglu & Philippe Aghion & Leonardo Bursztyn & David Hemous, 2012. "The Environment and Directed Technical Change," American Economic Review, American Economic Association, vol. 102(1), pages 131-66, February.

July 2009Subgame Perfect Implementation with Almost Perfect Information and the Hold-Up Problem
with Drew Fudenberg, Richard T. Holden: w15167
June 2009Credit Constraints, Cyclical Fiscal Policy and Industry Growth
with David Hemous, Enisse Kharroubi: w15119

Published: Cyclical fiscal policy, credit constraints, and industry growth ☆ Philippe Aghiona, David Hemousa, Enisse Kharroubib, Journal of Monetary Economics Available online 29 January 2014

April 2009The Governance and Performance of Research Universities: Evidence from Europe and the U.S.
with Mathias Dewatripont, Caroline M. Hoxby, Andreu Mas-Colell, André Sapir: w14851

Published: Aghion, P., Dewatripont, M., Hoxby, C., Mas-Colell, A. and Sapir, A. (2010), The governance and performance of universities: evidence from Europe and the US. Economic Policy, 25: 7–59. doi: 10.1111/j.1468-0327.2009.00238.x

March 2009Of Mice and Academics: Examining the Effect of Openness on Innovation
with Fiona Murray, Mathias Dewatripont, Julian Kolev, Scott Stern: w14819
Innovation and Institutional Ownership
with John Van Reenen, Luigi Zingales: w14769

Published: Philippe Aghion & John Van Reenen & Luigi Zingales, 2013. "Innovation and Institutional Ownership," American Economic Review, American Economic Association, vol. 103(1), pages 277-304, February.

January 2009Regulation and Distrust
with Yann Algan, Pierre Cahuc, Andrei Shleifer: w14648

Published: Philippe Aghion & Yann Algan & Pierre Cahuc & Andrei Shleifer, 2010. "Regulation and Distrust," The Quarterly Journal of Economics, MIT Press, vol. 125(3), pages 1015-1049, August.

September 2008Can Policy Interact with Culture? Minimum Wage and the Quality of Labor Relations
with Yann Algan, Pierre Cahuc: w14327
June 2007Democracy, Technology, and Growth
with Alberto Alesina, Francesco Trebbi: w13180
June 2006When Does Domestic Saving Matter for Economic Growth?
with Diego Comin, Peter Howitt: w12275
May 2006Technology, Information and the Decentralization of the Firm
with Daron Acemoglu, Claire Lelarge, John Van Reenen, Fabrizio Zilibotti: w12206

Published: Daron Acemoglu & Philippe Aghion & Claire Lelarge & John Van Reenen & Fabrizio Zilibotti, 2007. "Technology, Information, and the Decentralization of the Firm," The Quarterly Journal of Economics, MIT Press, vol. 122(4), pages 1759-1799, November.

Exchange Rate Volatility and Productivity Growth: The Role of Financial Development
with Philippe Bacchetta, Romain Ranciere, Kenneth Rogoff: w12117

Published: Aghion, Philippe & Bacchetta, Philippe & Rancière, Romain & Rogoff, Kenneth, 2009. "Exchange rate volatility and productivity growth: The role of financial development," Journal of Monetary Economics, Elsevier, vol. 56(4), pages 494-513, May.

February 2006The Effects of Entry on Incumbent Innovation and Productivity
with Richard Blundell, Rachel Griffith, Peter Howitt, Susanne Prantl: w12027

Published: Philippe Aghion & Richard Blundell & Rachel Griffith & Peter Howitt & Susanne Prantl, 2009. "The Effects of Entry on Incumbent Innovation and Productivity," The Review of Economics and Statistics, MIT Press, vol. 91(1), pages 20-32, October.

The Unequal Effects of Liberalization: Evidence from Dismantling the License Raj in India
with Robin Burgess, Stephen Redding, Fabrizio Zilibotti: w12031

Published: Aghion P, Burgess R, Redding S and Zilibotti F. "The Unequal Effects of Liberalization: Evidence from Dismantling the License Raj in India." American Economic Review 94, 4 (2008): 1397-1412.

August 2005Academic Freedom, Private-Sector Focus, and the Process of Innovation
with Mathias Dewatripont, Jeremy C. Stein: w11542

Published: Philippe Aghion & Mathias Dewatripont & Jeremy C. Stein, 2008. "Academic freedom, private-sector focus, and the process of innovation," RAND Journal of Economics, RAND Corporation, vol. 39(3), pages 617-635.

May 2005Volatility and Growth: Credit Constraints and Productivity-Enhancing Investment
with George-Marios Angeletos, Abhijit Banerjee, Kalina Manova: w11349
April 2005Choosing Electoral Rules: Theory and Evidence from US Cities
with Alberto Alesina, Francesco Trebbi: w11236

Published: Aghion, Philippe, Alberto Alesina, and Francesco Trebbi. "Electoral Rules and Minority Representation in U.S. Cities." The Quarterly Journal of Economics 123, 1 (February 2008): 325-357.

December 2004Vertical Integration and Technology: Theory and Evidence
with Daron Acemoglu, Rachel Griffith, Fabrizio Zilibotti: w10997

Published: Daron Acemoglu & Philippe Aghion & Rachel Griffith & Fabrizio Zilibotti, 2010. "Vertical Integration and Technology: Theory and Evidence," Journal of the European Economic Association, MIT Press, vol. 8(5), pages 989-1033, 09.

Growth vs. Margins: Destabilizing Consequences of Giving the Stock Market What it Wants
with Jeremy C. Stein: w10999
September 2004Negotiating Free Trade
with Pol Antràs, Elhanan Helpman: w10721

Published: Aghion, Philippe & Antras, Pol & Helpman, Elhanan, 2007. "Negotiating free trade," Journal of International Economics, Elsevier, vol. 73(1), pages 1-30, September.

March 2004The Effect of Financial Development on Convergence: Theory and Evidence
with Peter Howitt, David Mayer-Foulkes: w10358

Published: Aghion, Philippe, Peter Howitt and David Mayer-Foulkes. "The Effect Of Financial Development On Convergence: Theory And Evidence," Quarterly Journal of Economics, 2005, v120(1,Feb), 173-222.

January 2004Financial Development and the Instability of Open Economies
with Philippe Bacchetta, Abhijit Banerjee: w10246

Published: Aghion, Philippe, Philippe Bacchetta and Abhijit Banerjee. "Financial Development And The Instability Of Open Economies," Journal of Monetary Economics, 2004, v51(6,Sep), 1077-1106.

October 2002Competition and Innovation: An Inverted U Relationship
with Nicholas Bloom, Richard Blundell, Rachel Griffith, Peter Howitt: w9269

Published: Aghion, Philippe, Nick Bloom, Richard Blundell, Rachel Griffith and Peter Howitt. "Competition And Innovation: An Inverted-U Relationship," Quarterly Journal of Economics, 2005, v120(2,May), 701-728.

September 2002Vertical Integration and Distance to Frontier
with Daron Acemoglu, Fabrizio Zilibotti: w9191

Published: Daron Acemoglu & Philippe Aghion & Fabrizio Zilibotti, 2003. "Vertical Integration and Distance to Frontier," Journal of the European Economic Association, MIT Press, vol. 1(2-3), pages 630-638, 04/05.

July 2002Distance to Frontier, Selection, and Economic Growth
with Daron Acemoglu, Fabrizio Zilibotti: w9066

Published: Daron Acemoglu & Philippe Aghion & Fabrizio Zilibotti, 2006. "Distance to Frontier, Selection, and Economic Growth," Journal of the European Economic Association, MIT Press, vol. 4(1), pages 37-74, 03.

June 2002Endogenous Political Institutions
with Alberto Alesina, Francesco Trebbi: w9006

Published: Philippe Aghion & Alberto Alesina & Francesco Trebbi, 2004. "Endogenous Political Institutions," The Quarterly Journal of Economics, MIT Press, vol. 119(2), pages 565-611, May.

May 1994On the Speed of Transition Central Europe
with Olivier Jean Blanchard: w4736

Published:

December 1993Uncovering Some Causal Relationships between Productivity Growth and the Structure of Economic Fluctuations: A Tentative Survey
with Gilles Saint-Paul: w4603

Published:

  • LABOUR, Review of Labour Economics and Industrial Relations, vol. 12, no. 2, July 1998, pp. 279-303 ,
  • Published as "On the Virtues of Bad Times: an Analysis of the Interaction between Productivity Growth and Economic Fluctuations," Macroeconomic Dynamics, vol. 2, no. 3, September 1998, pp. 322-344.

June 1992The Economics of Bankruptcy Reform
with Oliver Hart, John Moore: w4097

Published:

January 1990A Model of Growth Through Creative Destruction
with Peter Howitt: w3223

Published: Econometrica, Vol. 60, no. 2 (1992): 323-352.

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