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NBER Papers in Productivity, Innovation, and Entrepreneurship


2015
w21424 Marco Ceccagnoli
Matthew J. Higgins
Hyunsung D. Kang

Corporate Venture Capital as a Real Option in the Markets for Technology

w21417 David Atkin
Azam Chaudhry
Shamyla Chaudry
Amit K. Khandelwal
Eric Verhoogen

Organizational Barriers to Technology Adoption: Evidence from Soccer-Ball Producers in Pakistan

w21416 Sabien Dobbelaere
Rodolfo Lauterbach
Jacques Mairesse

Micro-Evidence on Product and Labor Market Regime Differences between Chile and France

w21415 David Popp
Using Scientific Publications to Evaluate Government R&D Spending: The Case of Energy

w21404 Lesley Chiou
Catherine Tucker

Content Aggregation by Platforms: The Case of the News Media

w21396 Mort Webster
Karen Fisher-Vanden
David Popp
Nidhi Santen

Should We Give Up After Solyndra? Optimal Technology R&D Portfolios under Uncertainty

w21378 Siqi Zheng
Weizeng Sun
Jianfeng Wu
Matthew E. Kahn

The Birth of Edge Cities in China: Measuring the Spillover Effects of Industrial Parks

w21375 B. Zorina Khan
Inventing Prizes: A Historical Perspective on Innovation Awards and Technology Policy

w21361 Pablo Celhay
Paul Gertler
Paula Giovagnoli
Christel Vermeersch

Long Run Effects of Temporary Incentives on Medical Care Productivity

w21344 Daron Acemoglu
Ufuk Akcigit
William Kerr

Networks and the Macroeconomy: An Empirical Exploration

w21321 Aviv Nevo
John L. Turner
Jonathan W. Williams

Usage-Based Pricing and Demand for Residential Broadband

w21285 Matthew Backus
Tom Blake
Steven Tadelis

Cheap Talk, Round Numbers, and the Economics of Negotiation

w21284 Barbara M. Fraumeni
Michael S. Christian
Jon D. Samuels

The Accumulation of Human and Nonhuman Capital, Revisited

w21283 Barbara M. Fraumeni
Choosing a Human Capital Measure: Educational Attainment Gaps and Rankings

w21278 Ramana Nanda
Matthew Rhodes-Kropf

Financing Entrepreneurial Experimentation

w21267 Andrew W. Lo
The Gordon Gekko Effect: The Role of Culture in the Financial Industry

w21251 Dominick Bartelme
Yuriy Gorodnichenko

Linkages and Economic Development

w21247 Philippe Aghion
Ufuk Akcigit
Antonin Bergeaud
Richard Blundell
David Hémous

Innovation and Top Income Inequality

w21246 Heidi L. Williams
Intellectual Property Rights and Innovation: Evidence from Health Care Markets

w21239 Frank R. Lichtenberg
The Impact of Pharmaceutical Innovation on Premature Cancer Mortality in Canada, 2000-2011

w21220 Claudia R. Sahm
Matthew D. Shapiro
Joel Slemrod

Balance-Sheet Households and Fiscal Stimulus: Lessons from the Payroll Tax Cut and Its Expiration

w21219 Claudio Ferraz
Frederico Finan
Dimitri Szerman

Procuring Firm Growth: The Effects of Government Purchases on Firm Dynamics

w21199 Jae Song
David J. Price
Fatih Guvenen
Nicholas Bloom
Till von Wachter

Firming Up Inequality

w21196 Sunil Kanwar
Bronwyn H. Hall

The Market Value of R&D in Weak Innovation Regimes: Evidence from India

w21175 Giovanni Peri
Kevin Shih
Chad Sparber

Foreign and Native Skilled Workers: What Can We Learn from H-1B Lotteries?

w21154 Chang-Tai Hsieh
Enrico Moretti

Why Do Cities Matter? Local Growth and Aggregate Growth

w21146 Pierre Azoulay
Alessandro Bonatti
Joshua L. Krieger

The Career Effects of Scandal: Evidence from Scientific Retractions

w21143 Bralind Kiri
Nicola Lacetera
Lorenzo Zirulia

Above a Swamp: A Theory of High-Quality Scientific Production

w21142 Charles I. Jones
The Facts of Economic Growth

w21140 Josh Lerner
Greg Rafert

Lost in the Clouds: The Impact of Changing Property Rights on Investment in Cloud Computing Ventures

w21134 Ajay Agrawal
Christian Catalini
Avi Goldfarb

Slack Time and Innovation

w21133 Paul Gompers
Steven N. Kaplan
Vladimir Mukharlyamov

What Do Private Equity Firms Say They Do?

w21129 Gautam Gowrisankaran
Charles He
Eric A. Lutz
Jefferey L. Burgess

Productivity, Safety, and Regulation in Coal Mining: Evidence from Disasters and Fatalities

w21120 Enrico Moretti
Daniel Wilson

The Effect of State Taxes on the Geographical Location of Top Earners: Evidence from Star Scientists

w21113 Severin Borenstein
James Bushnell

The U.S. Electricity Industry After 20 Years of Restructuring

w21107 Francisco J. Buera
Joseph P. Kaboski
Yongseok Shin

Entrepreneurship and Financial Frictions: A Macro-Development Perspective

w21105 Roland Bénabou
Davide Ticchi
Andrea Vindigni

Forbidden Fruits: The Political Economy of Science, Religion, and Growth

w21103 Vincenzo Palermo
Matthew J. Higgins
Marco Ceccagnoli

Assets with "Warts": How Reliable is the Market for Technology?

w21090 Alexander Galetovic
Stephen Haber
Ross Levine

An Empirical Examination of Patent Hold-up

w21086 Nittai K. Bergman
Rajkamal Iyer
Richard T. Thakor

Financial Accelerator at Work: Evidence from Corn Fields

w21081 Richard B. Freeman
Wei Huang

China's “Great Leap Forward” in Science and Engineering

w21074 David M. Byrne
Stephen D. Oliner
Daniel E. Sichel

How Fast are Semiconductor Prices Falling?

w21067 James Rauch
Dynastic Entrepreneurship, Entry, and Non-Compete Enforcement

w21052 Roland Bénabou
Davide Ticchi
Andrea Vindigni

Religion and Innovation

w20992 Ying Feng
James E. Rauch

The Impact of Entrepreneurial Risk Aversion on Wages in General Equilibrium

w21025 Michael Gelman
Shachar Kariv
Matthew D. Shapiro
Dan Silverman
Steven Tadelis

How Individuals Smooth Spending: Evidence from the 2013 Government Shutdown Using Account Data

w21024 Ufuk Akcigit
Salomé Baslandze
Stefanie Stantcheva

Taxation and the International Mobility of Inventors

w21015 Darius Lakdawalla
Anup Malani
Julian Reif

The Insurance Value of Medical Innovation

w21014 Markus Mobius
Tuan Phan
Adam Szeidl

Treasure Hunt: Social Learning in the Field

w21012 Michael Kremer
Christopher Snyder

Preventives Versus Treatments

w21011 Victoria Johnson
Walter W. Powell

Poisedness and Propagation: Organizational Emergence and the Transformation of Civic Order in 19th-Century New York City

w21006 Chang-Tai Hsieh
Zheng (Michael) Song

Grasp the Large, Let Go of the Small: The Transformation of the State Sector in China

w21002 David C. Chan
Jr.

The Efficiency of Slacking Off: Evidence from the Emergency Department

w20995 María José Abud Sittler
Bronwyn Hall
Christian Helmers

An Empirical Analysis of Primary and Secondary Pharmaceutical Patents in Chile

w20973 John Ameriks
Joseph S. Briggs
Andrew Caplin
Matthew D. Shapiro
Christopher Tonetti

Long-Term Care Utility and Late in Life Saving

w20972 John Ameriks
Andrew Caplin
Minjoon Lee
Matthew D. Shapiro
Christopher Tonetti

The Wealth of Wealthholders

w20969 Richard G. Newell
Juha V. Siikamaki

Individual Time Preferences and Energy Efficiency

w20954 Jorge Guzman
Scott Stern

Nowcasting and Placecasting Entrepreneurial Quality and Performance

w20944 B. Zorina Khan
The Impact of War on Resource Allocation: 'Creative Destruction' and the American Civil War

w20941 Seth G. Benzell
Laurence J. Kotlikoff
Guillermo LaGarda
Jeffrey D. Sachs

Robots Are Us: Some Economics of Human Replacement

w20935 Dani Rodrik
Premature Deindustrialization

w20922 Mikko Packalen
Jay Bhattacharya

New Ideas in Invention

w20921 Mikko Packalen
Jay Bhattacharya

Cities and Ideas

w20920 Mikko Packalen
Jay Bhattacharya

Age and the Trying Out of New Ideas

w20903 Richard T. Thakor
Andrew W. Lo

Competition and R&D Financing Decisions: Theory and Evidence from the Biopharmaceutical Industry

w20902 Ashish Arora
Sharon Belenzon
Andrea Patacconi

Killing the Golden Goose? The Decline of Science in Corporate R&D

w20889 Pierre Azoulay
Joshua S. Graff Zivin
Danielle Li
Bhaven N. Sampat

Public R&D Investments and Private-sector Patenting: Evidence from NIH Funding Rules

w20881 Jesse Perla
Christopher Tonetti
Michael E. Waugh

Equilibrium Technology Diffusion, Trade, and Growth

w20879 Joseph S. Shapiro
Reed Walker

Why is Pollution from U.S. Manufacturing Declining? The Roles of Trade, Regulation, Productivity, and Preferences

w20878 Leila Agha
David Molitor

The Local Influence of Pioneer Investigators on Technology Adoption: Evidence from New Cancer Drugs

w20868 David Atkin
Azam Chaudhry
Shamyla Chaudry
Amit K. Khandelwal
Eric Verhoogen

Mark-up and Cost Dispersion across Firms: Direct Evidence from Producer Surveys in Pakistan

w20854 B. Zorina Khan
Invisible Women: Entrepreneurship, Innovation and Family Firms in France during Early Industrialization

w20853 B. Zorina Khan
Knowledge, Human Capital and Economic Development: Evidence from the British Industrial Revolution, 1750-1930

w20846 Mu-Jeung Yang
Lorenz Kueng
Bryan Hong

Business Strategy and the Management of Firms

w20845 Bryan Hong
Lorenz Kueng
Mu-Jeung Yang

Estimating Management Practice Complementarity between Decentralization and Performance Pay

w20830 Chris Nosko
Steven Tadelis

The Limits of Reputation in Platform Markets: An Empirical Analysis and Field Experiment

w20826 Anders Akerman
Ingvil Gaarder
Magne Mogstad

The Skill Complementarity of Broadband Internet


2014
w20799 Margaret Kyle
Yi Qian

Intellectual Property Rights and Access to Innovation: Evidence from TRIPS

w20789 Amy Finkelstein
Matthew Gentzkow
Heidi Williams

Sources of Geographic Variation in Health Care: Evidence from Patient Migration

w20785 Gaétan de Rassenfosse
Adam B. Jaffe

Are Patent Fees Effective at Weeding out Low-quality Patents?

w20769 Joel M. David
Espen Henriksen
Ina Simonovska

The Risky Capital of Emerging Markets

w20768 Judith A. Chevalier
Anil K Kashyap

Best Prices: Price Discrimination and Consumer Substitution

w20743 Daron Acemoglu
Ufuk Akcigit
Douglas Hanley
William Kerr

Transition to Clean Technology

w20733 Edward N. Wolff
Household Wealth Trends in the United States, 1962-2013: What Happened over the Great Recession?

w20732 B. Zorina Khan
Of Time and Space: Technological Spillovers among Patents and Unpatented Innovations during Early U.S. Industrialization

w20731 B. Zorina Khan
Inventing in the Shadow of the Patent System: Evidence from 19th-Century Patents and Prizes for Technological Innovations

w20683 Julia Lane
Jason Owen-Smith
Rebecca Rosen
Bruce Weinberg

New Linked Data on Research Investments: Scientific Workforce, Productivity, and Public Value

w20677 Joshua Gans
Fiona Murray

Markets for Scientific Attribution

w20676 William R. Kerr
Ramana Nanda

Financing Innovation

w20670 Joseph E. Stiglitz
Unemployment and Innovation

w20668 Kirk Doran
Alexander Gelber
Adam Isen

The Effects of High-Skilled Immigration Policy on Firms: Evidence from H-1B Visa Lotteries

w20667 Nicholas Bloom
Renata Lemos
Raffaella Sadun
John Van Reenen

Does Management Matter in Schools

w20621 Lorenz Kueng
Mu-Jeung Yang
Bryan Hong

Sources of Firm Life-Cycle Dynamics: Differentiating Size vs. Age Effects

w20615 Ajay Agrawal
Carlos Rosell
Timothy S. Simcoe

Do Tax Credits Affect R&D Expenditures by Small Firms? Evidence from Canada

w20607 Luis Garicano
Esteban Rossi-Hansberg

Knowledge-based Hierarchies: Using Organizations to Understand the Economy

w20606 Loukas Karabarbounis
Brent Neiman

Capital Depreciation and Labor Shares Around the World: Measurement and Implications

w20595 Joshua L. Rosenbloom
Donna K. Ginther
Ted Juhl
Joseph Heppert

The Effects of Research & Development Funding On Scientific Productivity: Academic Chemistry, 1990-2009

w20587 Yael V. Hochberg
Carlos J. Serrano
Rosemarie H. Ziedonis

Patent Collateral, Investor Commitment, and the Market for Venture Lending

w20583 Thais Lærkholm Jensen
Søren Leth-Petersen
Ramana Nanda

Housing Collateral, Credit Constraints and Entrepreneurship - Evidence from a Mortgage Reform

w20563 Gilbert Cette
Jimmy Lopez
Jacques Mairesse

Product and Labor Market Regulations, Production Prices, Wages and Productivity

w20559 Joshua S. Gans
Negotiating for the Market

w20548 Mark Duggan
Craig Garthwaite
Aparajita Goyal

The Market Impacts of Pharmaceutical Product Patents in Developing Countries: Evidence from India

w20543 Andrew T. Young
Matthew J. Higgins
Donald J. Lacombe
Briana Sell

The Direct and Indirect Effects of Small Business Administration Lending on Growth: Evidence from U.S. County-Level Data

w20532 Lee Branstetter
Chirantan Chatterjee
Matthew J. Higgins

Starving (or Fattening) the Golden Goose?: Generic Entry and the Incentives for Early-Stage Pharmaceutical Innovation

w20521 Richard B. Freeman
Immigration, International Collaboration, and Innovation: Science and Technology Policy in the Global Economy

w20514 Bronwyn H. Hall
Vania Sena

Appropriability Mechanisms, Innovation and Productivity: Evidence from the UK

w20512 Martin C. Byford
Joshua S. Gans

Permission to Exist

w20508 Hunt Allcott
Daniel Keniston

Dutch Disease or Agglomeration? The Local Economic Effects of Natural Resource Booms in Modern America

w20493 Joseph E. Stiglitz
Leaders and Followers: Perspectives on the Nordic Model and the Economics of Innovation

w20492 Iain M. Cockburn
Jean O. Lanjouw
Mark Schankerman

Patents and the Global Diffusion of New Drugs

w20479 Steven J. Davis
John Haltiwanger

Labor Market Fluidity and Economic Performance

w20447 Erling Barth
Alex Bryson
James C. Davis
Richard Freeman

It's Where You Work: Increases in Earnings Dispersion across Establishments and Individuals in the U.S.

w20427 Lucia Foster
Cheryl Grim
John Haltiwanger

Reallocation in the Great Recession: Cleansing or Not?

w20415 Michael Dinerstein
Liran Einav
Jonathan Levin
Neel Sundaresan

Consumer Price Search and Platform Design in Internet Commerce

w20392 Ramana Nanda
Tom Nicholas

Did Bank Distress Stifle Innovation During the Great Depression?

w20375 Mercedes Delgado
Michael E. Porter
Scott Stern

Defining Clusters of Related Industries

w20374 Marinho Bertanha
Petra Moser

Spatial Errors in Count Data Regressions

w20322 Lauren Cohen
Umit Gurun
Scott Duke Kominers

Patent Trolls: Evidence from Targeted Firms

w20367 Gerald Carlino
William R. Kerr

Agglomeration and Innovation

w20364 Joshua S. Gans
Remix Rights and Negotiations Over the Use of Copy-Protected Works

w20358 William R. Kerr
Ramana Nanda
Matthew Rhodes-Kropf

Entrepreneurship as Experimentation

w20340 Joel M. David
Hugo A. Hopenhayn
Venky Venkateswaran

Information, Misallocation and Aggregate Productivity

w20337 Michael D. Frakes
Melissa F. Wasserman

Is the Time Allocated to Review Patent Applications Inducing Examiners to Grant Invalid Patents?: Evidence from Micro-Level Application Data

w20312 Francine Lafontaine
Kathryn Shaw

Serial Entrepreneurship: Learning by Doing?

w20289 Juan Carlos Suárez Serrato
Owen Zidar

Who Benefits from State Corporate Tax Cuts? A Local Labor Markets Approach with Heterogeneous Firms

w20269 Alberto Galasso
Mark Schankerman

Patents and Cumulative Innovation: Causal Evidence from the Courts

w20264 Ashish Arora
Wesley M. Cohen
John P. Walsh

The Acquisition and Commercialization of Invention in American Manufacturing: Incidence and Impact

w20249 Lynne G. Zucker
Michael R. Darby

Defacto and Deeded Intellectual Property: Knowledge-Driven Co-Evolution of Firm Collaboration Boundaries and IPR Strategy

w20248 John Fernald
Productivity and Potential Output Before, During, and After the Great Recession

w20226 Liran Einav
Amy Finkelstein
Heidi Williams

Paying on the Margin for Medical Care: Evidence from Breast Cancer Treatments

w20215 Ian W.R. Martin
Robert S. Pindyck

Averting Catastrophes: The Strange Economics of Scylla and Charybdis

w20197 Alberto Galasso
Matthew Mitchell
Gabor Virag

Market Outcomes and Dynamic Patent Buyouts

w20188 Dani Rodrik
An African Growth Miracle?

w20162 Joshua S. Gans
"Selling Out" and the Impact of Music Piracy on Artist Entry

w20160 Joshua S. Gans
Weak Versus Strong Net Neutrality

w20149 Karthik Krishnan
Debarshi Nandy
Manju Puri

Does Financing Spur Small Business Productivity? Evidence from a Natural Experiment

w20102 Nicholas Bloom
Renata Lemos
Raffaella Sadun
Daniela Scur
John Van Reenen

The New Empirical Economics of Management

w20093 Giovanni Peri
Kevin Y. Shih
Chad Sparber

Foreign STEM Workers and Native Wages and Employment in U.S. Cities

w20069 Sari Pekkala Kerr
William R. Kerr
William F. Lincoln

Firms and the Economics of Skilled Immigration

w20039 Hezekiah Agwara
Philip Auerswald
Brian Higginbotham

Algorithms and the Changing Frontier

w20036 Chris Forman
Avi Goldfarb
Shane Greenstein

Information Technology and the Distribution of Inventive Activity

w20025 Vasco M. Carvalho
Nico Voigtländer

Input Diffusion and the Evolution of Production Networks

w20023 Ran Abramitzky
Isabelle Sin

Book Translations as Idea Flows: The Effects of the Collapse of Communism on the Diffusion of Knowledge

w20022 Ariel Pakes
Behavioral and Descriptive Forms of Choice Models

w20016 Rena M. Conti
Ernst R. Berndt

Specialty drug prices and utilization after loss of U.S. patent exclusivity, 2001-2007

w20014 Joseph E. Stiglitz
Intellectual Property Rights, the Pool of Knowledge, and Innovation

w20012 Ajay K. Agrawal
John McHale
Alex Oettl

Why Stars Matter

w20010 Dolan Antenucci
Michael Cafarella
Margaret Levenstein
Christopher Ré
Matthew D. Shapiro

Using Social Media to Measure Labor Market Flows

w19992 Ana Cecília Fieler
Marcela Eslava
Daniel Xu

Trade, Skills, and Quality Upgrading: A Theory with Evidence from Colombia

w19987 Philippe Aghion
Stefan Bechtold
Lea Cassar
Holger Herz

The Causal Effects of Competition on Innovation: Experimental Evidence

w19977 Hunt Allcott
Allan Collard-Wexler
Stephen D. O'Connell

How Do Electricity Shortages Affect Productivity? Evidence from India

w19966 Chang-Tai Hsieh
Benjamin A. Olken

The Missing "Missing Middle"

w19962 Petra Moser
Alessandra Voena
Fabian Waldinger

German-Jewish Emigres and U.S. Invention

w19951 Nicholas Bloom
Paul M. Romer
Stephen J. Terry
John Van Reenen

Trapped Factors and China's Impact on Global Growth

w19947 Dirk Czarnitzki
Bronwyn H. Hall
Hanna Hottenrott

Patents as Quality Signals? The Implications for Financing Constraints on R&D

w19921 Tian Tang
David Popp

The Learning Process and Technological Change in Wind Power: Evidence from China's CDM Wind Projects

w19912 Matthew E. Kahn
Nils Kok

Big-Box Retailers and Urban Carbon Emissions: The Case of Wal-Mart

w19901 Serguey Braguinsky
Atsushi Ohyama
Tetsuji Okazaki
Chad Syverson

Acquisitions, Productivity, and Profitability: Evidence from the Japanese Cotton Spinning Industry

w19895 Robert J. Gordon
The Demise of U.S. Economic Growth: Restatement, Rebuttal, and Reflections

w19894 Daron Acemoglu
Ufuk Akcigit
Murat Alp Celik

Young, Restless and Creative: Openness to Disruption and Creative Innovations

w19868 Ejaz Ghani
William R. Kerr
Stephen D. O'Connell

Political Reservations and Women's Entrepreneurship in India

w19867 Susan Helper
Rebecca Henderson

Management Practices, Relational Contracts, and the Decline of General Motors

w19852 Daron Acemoglu
Mohamed Mostagir
Asuman Ozdaglar

Managing Innovation in a Crowd

w19845 Manuel Adelino
Song Ma
David T. Robinson

Firm Age, Investment Opportunities, and Job Creation

w19837 Daron Acemoglu
David Autor
David Dorn
Gordon H. Hanson
Brendan Price

Return of the Solow Paradox? IT, Productivity, and Employment in U.S. Manufacturing

w19797 Raffaella Sadun
Does Planning Regulation Protect Independent Retailers?


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