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NATIONAL BUREAU OF ECONOMIC RESEARCH

Ajay K. Agrawal

Rotman School of Management
University of Toronto
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NBER Working Papers and Publications

May 2018Introduction to "The Economics of Artificial Intelligence: An Agenda"
with Joshua Gans, Avi Goldfarb
in The Economics of Artificial Intelligence: An Agenda, Ajay K. Agrawal, Joshua Gans, and Avi Goldfarb, editors
Prediction, Judgment, and Complexity: A Theory of Decision Making and Artificial Intelligence
with Joshua S. Gans, Avi Goldfarb
in The Economics of Artificial Intelligence: An Agenda, Ajay K. Agrawal, Joshua Gans, and Avi Goldfarb, editors
Finding Needles in Haystacks: Artificial Intelligence and Recombinant Growth
with John McHale, Alexander Oettl
in The Economics of Artificial Intelligence: An Agenda, Ajay K. Agrawal, Joshua Gans, and Avi Goldfarb, editors
April 2018Finding Needles in Haystacks: Artificial Intelligence and Recombinant Growth
with John McHale, Alex Oettl: w24541
Does Scientist Immigration Harm US Science? An Examination of Spillovers
with John McHale, Alex Oettl: w24519
February 2018Human Judgment and AI Pricing
with Joshua S. Gans, Avi Goldfarb: w24284
January 2018Prediction, Judgment and Complexity: A Theory of Decision Making and Artificial Intelligence
with Joshua S. Gans, Avi Goldfarb: w24243
April 2015Slack Time and Innovation
with Christian Catalini, Avi Goldfarb: w21134
Digitization and the Contract Labor Market: A Research Agenda
with John Horton, Nicola Lacetera, Elizabeth Lyons
in Economic Analysis of the Digital Economy, Avi Goldfarb, Shane M. Greenstein, and Catherine E. Tucker, editors
October 2014Do Tax Credits Affect R&D Expenditures by Small Firms? Evidence from Canada
with Carlos Rosell, Timothy S. Simcoe: w20615
July 2014Collaboration, Stars, and the Changing Organization of Science: Evidence from Evolutionary Biology
with John McHale, Alexander Oettl
in The Changing Frontier: Rethinking Science and Innovation Policy, Adam B. Jaffe and Benjamin F. Jones, editors
March 2014Why Stars Matter
with John McHale, Alex Oettl: w20012
December 2013Does Knowledge Accumulation Increase the Returns to Collaboration?
with Avi Goldfarb, Florenta Teodoridis: w19694
November 2013Deals Not Done: Sources of Failure in the Market for Ideas
with Iain Cockburn, Laurina Zhang: w19679

Published: Ajay Agrawal & Iain Cockburn & Laurina Zhang, 2015. "Deals not done: Sources of failure in the market for ideas," Strategic Management Journal, Wiley Blackwell, vol. 36(7), pages 976-986, 07. citation courtesy of

Collaboration, Stars, and the Changing Organization of Science: Evidence from Evolutionary Biology
with John McHale, Alexander Oettl: w19653
October 2013Digitization and the Contract Labor Market: A Research Agenda
with John Horton, Nicola Lacetera, Elizabeth Lyons: w19525
June 2013Some Simple Economics of Crowdfunding
with Christian Catalini, Avi Goldfarb
in Innovation Policy and the Economy, Volume 14, Josh Lerner and Scott Stern, editors
Some Simple Economics of Crowdfunding
with Christian Catalini, Avi Goldfarb: w19133
January 2013Does Information Help or Hinder Job Applicants from Less Developed Countries in Online Markets?
with Nicola Lacetera, Elizabeth Lyons: w18720
January 2012Why are Some Regions More Innovative than Others? The Role of Firm Size Diversity
with Iain M. Cockburn, Alberto Galasso, Alexander Oettl: w17793
February 2011The Geography of Crowdfunding
with Christian Catalini, Avi Goldfarb: w16820
April 2010Recruiting for Ideas: How Firms Exploit the Prior Inventions of New Hires
with Jasjit Singh: w15869

Published: Jasjit Singh & Ajay Agrawal, 2011. "Recruiting for Ideas: How Firms Exploit the Prior Inventions of New Hires," Management Science, INFORMS, vol. 57(1), pages 129-150, January. citation courtesy of

January 2010Not Invented Here? Innovation in Company Towns
with Iain Cockburn, Carlos Rosell
in Cities and Entrepreneurship, Edward L. Glaeser, Stuart S. Rosenthal and William C. Strange, organizers
October 2009Not Invented Here? Innovation in Company Towns
with Iain M. Cockburn, Carlos Rosell: w15437

Published:

  • Agrawal, Ajay & Cockburn, Iain & Rosell, Carlos, 2010. "Not Invented Here? Innovation in company towns," Journal of Urban Economics, Elsevier, vol. 67(1), pages 78-89, January. citation courtesy of
  • Ajay Agrawal & Iain Cockburn & Carlos Rosell, 2010. "Not Invented Here? Innovation in Company Towns," NBER Chapters, in: Cities and Entrepreneurship National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc.

December 2008Brain Drain or Brain Bank? The Impact of Skilled Emigration on Poor-Country Innovation
with Devesh Kapur, John McHale: w14592

Published: Agrawal, Ajay & Kapur, Devesh & McHale, John & Oettl, Alexander, 2011. "Brain drain or brain bank? The impact of skilled emigration on poor-country innovation," Journal of Urban Economics, Elsevier, vol. 69(1), pages 43-55, January. citation courtesy of

January 2007Birds of a Feather - Better Together? Exploring the Optimal Spatial Distribution of Ethnic Inventors
with Devesh Kapur, John McHale: w12823
December 2006Restructuring Research: Communication Costs and the Democratization of University Innovation
with Avi Goldfarb: w12812

Published: Ajay Agrawal & Avi Goldfarb, 2008. "Restructuring Research: Communication Costs and the Democratization of University Innovation," American Economic Review, American Economic Association, vol. 98(4), pages 1578-90, September. citation courtesy of

October 2006University Patenting: Estimating the Diminishing Breadth of Knowledge Diffusion and Consumption
with Carlos Rosell: w12640
September 2003Gone But Not Forgotten: Labor Flows, Knowledge Spillovers, and Enduring Social Capital
with Iain Cockburn, John McHale: w9950

Published: Agrawal, A., I. Cockburn and J. McHale. "Gone But Not Forgotten: Labor Flows, Knowledge Spillovers and Enduring Social Capital." Journal of Economic Geography 6, 5 (2006): 571-591.

September 2002University Research, Industrial R&D, and the Anchor Tenant Hypothesis
with Iain M. Cockburn: w9212
 
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