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NBER Papers in Productivity, Innovation, and Entrepreneurship


2016
w22193 Stefano DellaVigna
Devin Pope

What Motivates Effort? Evidence and Expert Forecasts

w22189 Andrea Blasco
Olivia S. Jung
Karim R. Lakhani
Michael Menietti

Motivating Effort In Contributing to Public Goods Inside Organizations: Field Experimental Evidence

w22180 Jian Wang
Reinhilde Veugelers
Paula Stephan

Bias against Novelty in Science: A Cautionary Tale for Users of Bibliometric Indicators

w22160 L. Kamran Bilir
Eduardo Morales

The Impact of Innovation in the Multinational Firm

w22124 Edward L. Glaeser
Andrew Hillis
Scott Duke Kominers
Michael Luca

Crowdsourcing City Government: Using Tournaments to Improve Inspection Accuracy

w22101 Stefan Bender
Nicholas Bloom
David Card
John Van Reenen
Stefanie Wolter

Management Practices, Workforce Selection and Productivity

w22095 Jorge Guzman
Scott Stern

The State of American Entrepreneurship: New Estimates of the Quantity and Quality of Entrepreneurship for 15 US States, 1988-2014

w22083 Judd Cramer
Alan B. Krueger

Disruptive Change in the Taxi Business: The Case of Uber

w22082 Hong Luo
Julie Holland Mortimer

Copyright Enforcement: Evidence from Two Field Experiments

w22069 Chang-Tai Hsieh
Nicholas Li
Ralph Ossa
Mu-Jeung Yang

Accounting for the New Gains from Trade Liberalization

w22057 Hans K. Hvide
Benjamin F. Jones

University Innovation and the Professor's Privilege

w22040 Joshua S. Gans
Michael L. Katz

Net Neutrality, Pricing Instruments and Incentives

w22035 Bettina Peters
Mark J. Roberts
Van Anh Vuong

Dynamic R&D Choice and the Impact of the Firm's Financial Strength

w22029 John J. Horton
Richard J. Zeckhauser

Owning, Using and Renting: Some Simple Economics of the "Sharing Economy"

w22005 Diego Anzoategui
Diego Comin
Mark Gertler
Joseba Martinez

Endogenous Technology Adoption and R&D as Sources of Business Cycle Persistence

w21996 Ulrich Doraszelski
Gregory Lewis
Ariel Pakes

Just Starting Out: Learning and Equilibrium in a New Market

w21995 Pierre Azoulay
Ina Ganguli
Joshua S. Graff Zivin

The Mobility of Elite Life Scientists: Professional and Personal Determinants

w21994 Jan De Loecker
Johannes Van Biesebroeck

Effect of International Competition on Firm Productivity and Market Power

w21974 Chad Syverson
Challenges to Mismeasurement Explanations for the U.S. Productivity Slowdown

w21964 Petra Moser
Patents and Innovation in Economic History

w21959 Joan Farre-Mensa
Deepak Hegde
Alexander Ljungqvist

The Bright Side of Patents

w21950 Shane Greenstein
Martin Peitz
Tommaso Valletti

Net Neutrality: A Fast Lane to Understanding the Trade-offs

w21935 Doireann Fitzgerald
Stefanie Haller
Yaniv Yedid-Levi

How Exporters Grow

w21928 Philippe Aghion
Ufuk Akcigit
Julia Cagé
William R. Kerr

Taxation, Corruption, and Growth

w21921 Edward P. Lazear
Overconfidence and Occupational Choice

w21905 Ufuk Akcigit
Harun Alp
Michael Peters

Lack of Selection and Limits to Delegation: Firm Dynamics in Developing Countries

w21891 Joshua S. Gans
Peter Landry

Procrastination in Teams

w21889 Eric Budish
Benjamin N. Roin
Heidi L. Williams

Patents and Research Investments: Assessing the Empirical Evidence

w21868 Adam B. Jaffe
Gaétan de Rassenfosse

Patent Citation Data in Social Science Research: Overview and Best Practices

w21855 David C. Chan
Jr

Informational Frictions and Practice Variation: Evidence from Physicians in Training

w21847 Konrad B. Burchardi
Thomas Chaney
Tarek A. Hassan

Migrants, Ancestors, and Investments


2015
w21808 Josh Lerner
Antoinette Schoar
Stanislav Sokolinski
Karen Wilson

The Globalization of Angel Investments: Evidence across Countries

w21795 Carola Frydman
Dimitris Papanikolaou

In Search of Ideas: Technological Innovation and Executive Pay Inequality

w21794 Edward L. Glaeser
Giacomo A. M. Ponzetto
Yimei Zou

Urban Networks: Connecting Markets, People, and Ideas

w21788 Pierre Azoulay
Christian Fons-Rosen
Joshua S. Graff Zivin

Does Science Advance One Funeral at a Time?

w21776 Ryan A. Decker
John Haltiwanger
Ron S. Jarmin
Javier Miranda

Where Has All The Skewness Gone? The Decline In High-Growth (Young) Firms In The U.S.

w21775 Luigi Guiso
Luigi Pistaferri
Fabiano Schivardi

Learning Entrepreneurship From Other Entrepreneurs?

w21769 Alberto Galasso
Mark Schankerman

Patent Rights and Innovation by Small and Large Firms

w21760 Pablo D. Fajgelbaum
Eduardo Morales
Juan Carlos Suárez Serrato
Owen M. Zidar

State Taxes and Spatial Misallocation

w21752 Lee G. Branstetter
Matej Drev
Namho Kwon

Get With the Program: Software-Driven Innovation in Traditional Manufacturing

w21735 Sari Pekkala Kerr
William R. Kerr

Global Collaborative Patents

w21733 J. David Brown
John S. Earle
Yana Morgulis

Job Creation, Small vs. Large vs. Young, and the SBA

w21679 Maxime C. Cohen
Georgia Perakis
Robert S. Pindyck

Pricing with Limited Knowledge of Demand

w21666 Bhaven Sampat
Heidi L. Williams

How Do Patents Affect Follow-On Innovation? Evidence from the Human Genome

w21657 Keting Shen
Jing Wang
John Whalley

Measuring Changes in the Bilateral Technology Gaps between China, India and the U.S. 1979 - 2008

w21652 Jason Gush
Adam B. Jaffe
Victoria Larsen
Athene Laws

The Effect of Public Funding on Research Output: the New Zealand Marsden Fund

w21644 Erik G. Hurst
Benjamin W. Pugsley

Wealth, Tastes, and Entrepreneurial Choice

w21639 Christopher Goetz
Henry Hyatt
Erika McEntarfer
Kristin Sandusky

The Promise and Potential of Linked Employer-Employee Data for Entrepreneurship Research

w21634 Ross Levine
Chen Lin
Lai Wei

Insider Trading and Innovation

w21603 Amitabh Chandra
Amy Finkelstein
Adam Sacarny
Chad Syverson

Healthcare Exceptionalism? Performance and Allocation in the U.S. Healthcare Sector

w21597 William R. Kerr
Martin Mandorff

Social Networks, Ethnicity, and Entrepreneurship

w21595 Diego A. Comin
Danial Lashkari
Martí Mestieri

Structural Change with Long-run Income and Price Effects

w21583 A. Kerem Cosar
Paul L. E. Grieco
Shengyu Li
Felix Tintelnot

What Drives Home Market Advantage?

w21581 Atif R. Mian
Amir Sufi
Emil Verner

Household Debt and Business Cycles Worldwide

w21579 Mikko Packalen
Jay Bhattacharya

Neophilia Ranking of Scientific Journals

w21558 Sebnem Kalemli-Ozcan
Bent Sorensen
Carolina Villegas-Sanchez
Vadym Volosovych
Sevcan Yesiltas

How to Construct Nationally Representative Firm Level data from the ORBIS Global Database

w21547 William D. Nordhaus
Are We Approaching an Economic Singularity? Information Technology and the Future of Economic Growth

w21522 Xing Li
Megan MacGarvie
Petra Moser

Dead Poet's Property - How Does Copyright Influence Price?

w21505 David McKenzie
Christopher Woodruff

Business Practices in Small Firms in Developing Countries

w21496 Liran Einav
Chiara Farronato
Jonathan Levin

Peer-to-Peer Markets

w21479 Adam B. Jaffe
Trinh Le

The Impact of R&D Subsidy on Innovation: a Study of New Zealand Firms

w21469 Jeffrey Clemens
Stan Veuger

Risks to the Returns to Medical Innovation: The Case of Myriad Genetics

w21468 Arun G. Chandrasekhar
Horacio Larreguy
Juan Pablo Xandri

Testing Models of Social Learning on Networks: Evidence from a Lab Experiment in the Field

w21464 Ali Hortaçsu
Chad Syverson

The Ongoing Evolution of US Retail: A Format Tug-of-War

w21458 Sari Kerr
William R. Kerr
Ramana Nanda

House Money and Entrepreneurship

w21455 Bronwyn H. Hall
Christian Helmers
Georg von Graevenitz

Technology Entry in the Presence of Patent Thickets

w21453 Gita Gopinath
Sebnem Kalemli-Ozcan
Loukas Karabarbounis
Carolina Villegas-Sanchez

Capital Allocation and Productivity in South Europe

w21452 Gilles Duranton
William R. Kerr

The Logic of Agglomeration

w21443 Petra Moser
Joerg Ohmstedt
Paul W. Rhode

Patent Citations and the Size of the Inventive Step - Evidence from Hybrid Corn

w21442 Joerg Baten
Nicola Bianchi
Petra Moser

Does Compulsory Licensing Discourage Invention? Evidence From German Patents After WWI

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


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