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Homepage:http://www.minneapolisfed.org/research/economists/staffdetails.cfm?au_autonum_id=4
Workplace:Research Department, Federal Reserve Bank of Minneapolis, (more information at EDIRC)

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Working Papers

2021

  1. Because of Monopolies, Income Inequality Significantly Understates Economic Inequality
    Working Papers, Federal Reserve Bank of Minneapolis Downloads View citations (1)

2020

  1. Monopolies Inflict Great Harm on Low- and Middle-Income Americans
    Staff Report, Federal Reserve Bank of Minneapolis Downloads View citations (2)
  2. Monopolies: Silent Spreaders of Poverty and Economic Inequality
    Working Papers, Federal Reserve Bank of Minneapolis Downloads
  3. Solving the Housing Crisis will Require Fighting Monopolies in Construction
    Working Papers, Federal Reserve Bank of Minneapolis Downloads

2015

  1. Cartels Destroy Productivity: Evidence from the New Deal Sugar Manufacturing Cartel, 1934-74
    Staff Report, Federal Reserve Bank of Minneapolis Downloads View citations (4)

2012

  1. New and Larger Costs of Monopoly and Tariffs
    Economic Policy Paper, Federal Reserve Bank of Minneapolis Downloads View citations (5)
    Also in Staff Report, Federal Reserve Bank of Minneapolis (2012) Downloads View citations (5)
  2. What ever happened to the Puerto Rican sugar manufacturing industry?
    Staff Report, Federal Reserve Bank of Minneapolis Downloads View citations (2)

2011

  1. Why Has Puerto Rico Performed So Poorly? Lessons from its Sugar Manufacturing Industry
    2011 Meeting Papers, Society for Economic Dynamics Downloads View citations (4)

2010

  1. Competition and productivity: a review of evidence
    Staff Report, Federal Reserve Bank of Minneapolis Downloads View citations (106)
    See also Journal Article Competition and Productivity: A Review of Evidence, Annual Review of Economics, Annual Reviews (2010) Downloads View citations (109) (2010)
  2. Does Foreign Competition Spur Productivity? Evidence From Post WWII U.S. Cement Manufacturing
    2010 Meeting Papers, Society for Economic Dynamics Downloads View citations (4)

2009

  1. The economic performance of cartels: evidence from the New Deal U.S. sugar manufacturing cartel, 1934-74
    Staff Report, Federal Reserve Bank of Minneapolis Downloads View citations (16)
  2. Transportation and development: insights from the U.S., 1840-1860
    Staff Report, Federal Reserve Bank of Minneapolis Downloads View citations (12)

2008

  1. Monopoly and the Incentive to Innovate When Adoption Involves Switchover Disruptions
    NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc Downloads View citations (28)
    Also in Staff Report, Federal Reserve Bank of Minneapolis (2008) Downloads View citations (18)

2007

  1. Does regulation reduce productivity? Evidence from regulation of the U.S. beet-sugar manufacturing industry during the Sugar Acts, 1934-74
    Staff Report, Federal Reserve Bank of Minneapolis Downloads View citations (2)
    Also in 2006 Meeting Papers, Society for Economic Dynamics (2006)
  2. Privatization’s Impact on Private Productivity: The Case of
    2007 Meeting Papers, Society for Economic Dynamics Downloads View citations (1)

2005

  1. What determines productivity? lessons from the dramatic recovery of the U.S. and Canadian iron-ore industries following their early 1980s crisis
    Staff Report, Federal Reserve Bank of Minneapolis Downloads View citations (165)
    See also Journal Article What Determines Productivity? Lessons from the Dramatic Recovery of the U.S. and Canadian Iron Ore Industries Following Their Early 1980s Crisis, Journal of Political Economy, University of Chicago Press (2005) Downloads View citations (166) (2005)

2004

  1. Latin America in the Rearview Mirror
    NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc Downloads View citations (22)
    Also in Staff Report, Federal Reserve Bank of Minneapolis (2004) Downloads View citations (24)

    See also Journal Article Latin America in the rearview mirror, Quarterly Review, Federal Reserve Bank of Minneapolis (2006) Downloads View citations (23) (2006)
  2. Privatization's impact on private productivity: the case of Brazilian iron ore
    Staff Report, Federal Reserve Bank of Minneapolis Downloads View citations (18)
    See also Journal Article Privatization's Impact on Private Productivity: The Case of Brazilian Iron Ore, Review of Economic Dynamics, Elsevier for the Society for Economic Dynamics (2008) Downloads View citations (12) (2008)

1999

  1. Threats to industry survival and labor productivity: world iron-ore markets in the 1980's
    Staff Report, Federal Reserve Bank of Minneapolis Downloads

1998

  1. A gain from trade: more research, less obstruction
    Staff Report, Federal Reserve Bank of Minneapolis Downloads View citations (3)
  2. Explaining cross-country income differences
    Staff Report, Federal Reserve Bank of Minneapolis Downloads View citations (20)
    See also Chapter Explaining cross-country income differences, Handbook of Macroeconomics, Elsevier (1999) Downloads View citations (51) (1999)

1997

  1. Government production of investment goods and aggregate labor productivity
    Staff Report, Federal Reserve Bank of Minneapolis Downloads View citations (5)
    See also Journal Article Government production of investment goods and aggregate labor productivity, Journal of Monetary Economics, Elsevier (2001) Downloads View citations (46) (2001)

1995

  1. On the turnover of business firms and business managers
    Working Papers, Federal Reserve Bank of Minneapolis Downloads View citations (32)
    Also in Working papers, Wisconsin Madison - Social Systems (1992) View citations (13)

    See also Journal Article On the Turnover of Business Firms and Business Managers, Journal of Political Economy, University of Chicago Press (1995) Downloads View citations (41) (1995)

1994

  1. Resistance to technology and trade between areas
    Staff Report, Federal Reserve Bank of Minneapolis Downloads View citations (26)

1988

  1. A THEORY OF ENTERPRENEURSHIP AND ITS APPLICATION TO THE STUDY OF BUSINESS TRANSFERS
    Working papers, Wisconsin Madison - Social Systems View citations (1)
    See also Journal Article A Theory of Entrepreneurship and Its Application to the Study of Business Transfers, Journal of Political Economy, University of Chicago Press (1990) Downloads View citations (208) (1990)

Journal Articles

2010

  1. Competition and Productivity: A Review of Evidence
    Annual Review of Economics, 2010, 2, (1), 619-642 Downloads View citations (109)
    See also Working Paper Competition and productivity: a review of evidence, Staff Report (2010) Downloads View citations (106) (2010)

2008

  1. Privatization's Impact on Private Productivity: The Case of Brazilian Iron Ore
    Review of Economic Dynamics, 2008, 11, (4), 745-760 Downloads View citations (12)
    See also Working Paper Privatization's impact on private productivity: the case of Brazilian iron ore, Staff Report (2004) Downloads View citations (18) (2004)

2006

  1. Latin America in the rearview mirror
    Quarterly Review, 2006, 30, (Sep) Downloads View citations (23)
    Also in Journal of Monetary Economics, 2005, 52, (1), 69-107 (2005) Downloads View citations (59)

    See also Working Paper Latin America in the Rearview Mirror, NBER Working Papers (2004) Downloads View citations (22) (2004)

2005

  1. What Determines Productivity? Lessons from the Dramatic Recovery of the U.S. and Canadian Iron Ore Industries Following Their Early 1980s Crisis
    Journal of Political Economy, 2005, 113, (3), 582-625 Downloads View citations (166)
    See also Working Paper What determines productivity? lessons from the dramatic recovery of the U.S. and Canadian iron-ore industries following their early 1980s crisis, Staff Report (2005) Downloads View citations (165) (2005)

2003

  1. Competitive pressure and labor productivity: world iron ore markets in the 1980s
    Quarterly Review, 2003, 27, (Spr), 9-23 Downloads View citations (19)
    Also in American Economic Review, 2002, 92, (4), 1222-1235 (2002) Downloads View citations (71)

2001

  1. A gain from trade: From unproductive to productive entrepreneurship
    Journal of Monetary Economics, 2001, 47, (2), 417-446 Downloads View citations (64)
  2. Competition at work: railroads vs. monopoly in the U.S. shipping industry
    Quarterly Review, 2001, 25, (Spr), 3-29 Downloads View citations (21)
  3. Government production of investment goods and aggregate labor productivity
    Journal of Monetary Economics, 2001, 47, (1), 163-187 Downloads View citations (46)
    See also Working Paper Government production of investment goods and aggregate labor productivity, Staff Report (1997) Downloads View citations (5) (1997)

1999

  1. Maintenance and repair: too big to ignore
    Quarterly Review, 1999, 23, (Fall), 2-13 Downloads View citations (71)

1997

  1. Breaking down the barriers to technological progress: how U.S. policy can promote higher economic growth
    Annual Report, 1997, 11, (Mar), 2-18 Downloads

1996

  1. Managerial Tenure, Business Age, and Small Business Turnover
    Journal of Labor Economics, 1996, 14, (1), 79-99 Downloads View citations (21)
  2. Nonresponse Bias and Business Turnover Rates: The Case of the Characteristics of Business Owners Survey
    Journal of Business & Economic Statistics, 1996, 14, (2), 231-41 View citations (5)
  3. The role played by public enterprises: how much does it differ across countries?
    Quarterly Review, 1996, 20, (Spr), 2-15 Downloads View citations (9)

1995

  1. On the Turnover of Business Firms and Business Managers
    Journal of Political Economy, 1995, 103, (5), 1005-38 Downloads View citations (41)
    See also Working Paper On the turnover of business firms and business managers, Working Papers (1995) Downloads View citations (32) (1995)
  2. Resistance to new technology and trade between areas
    Quarterly Review, 1995, 19, (Win), 2-17 Downloads View citations (65)

1994

  1. Can Companies Maintain Their Initial Innovation Thrust? A Study of the PC Software Industry
    The Review of Economics and Statistics, 1994, 76, (3), 523-40 Downloads View citations (24)

1993

  1. Early progress on the \\"problem of economic development\\"
    Quarterly Review, 1993, 17, (Spr), 17-35 Downloads View citations (7)

1991

  1. Are new firms an important source of innovation?: Evidence from the PC software industry
    Economics Letters, 1991, 35, (3), 339-342 Downloads View citations (24)

1990

  1. A Theory of Entrepreneurship and Its Application to the Study of Business Transfers
    Journal of Political Economy, 1990, 98, (2), 265-94 Downloads View citations (208)
    See also Working Paper A THEORY OF ENTERPRENEURSHIP AND ITS APPLICATION TO THE STUDY OF BUSINESS TRANSFERS, Working papers (1988) View citations (1) (1988)

1989

  1. Imitation, Entrepreneurship, and Long-run Growth
    Journal of Political Economy, 1989, 97, (3), 721-39 Downloads View citations (80)

Chapters

1999

  1. Explaining cross-country income differences
    Chapter 10 in Handbook of Macroeconomics, 1999, vol. 1, Part A, pp 669-737 Downloads View citations (51)
    See also Working Paper Explaining cross-country income differences, Federal Reserve Bank of Minneapolis (1998) Downloads View citations (20) (1998)
 
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