Joshua Gans

University of Toronto - Rotman School of Management

105 St. George Street

Toronto, Ontario M5S 3E6 M5S1S4

Canada

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Scholarly Papers (23)

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The Microeconomics of Cryptocurrencies

Journal of Economic Literature (forthcoming), NYU Stern School of Business, Baruch College Zicklin School of Business Research Paper No. 2018-10-02
Number of pages: 67 Posted: 19 Nov 2018 Last Revised: 29 Dec 2020
New York University (NYU) - Leonard N. Stern School of Business, CUNY Baruch College, University of Toronto - Rotman School of Management and Berglas School of Economics, Tel Aviv University
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Bitcoin, blockchain, cryptocurrencies

The Microeconomics of Cryptocurrencies

CESifo Working Paper No. 8841
Number of pages: 69 Posted: 26 Jan 2021
New York University (NYU) - Leonard N. Stern School of Business, CUNY Baruch College, University of Toronto - Rotman School of Management and Berglas School of Economics, Tel Aviv University
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Ai Adoption and System-Wide Change

NBER Working Paper No. w28811
Number of pages: 20 Posted: 17 May 2021 Last Revised: 23 Mar 2023
Ajay K. Agrawal, Joshua Gans and Avi Goldfarb
University of Toronto - Rotman School of Management, University of Toronto - Rotman School of Management and University of Toronto - Rotman School of Management
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Inequality and Market Concentration, when Shareholding is More Skewed than Consumption

CAMA Working Paper No. 62/2018
Number of pages: 17 Posted: 14 Dec 2018
University of Toronto - Rotman School of Management, Australian House of Representatives Parliament House, CEPRUniversity of Oxford - Finance and Australian National University (ANU) - Crawford School of Public Policy
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Monopoly, market power, inequality

Theory-Driven Entrepreneurial Search

NBER Working Paper No. w32318
Number of pages: 37 Posted: 15 Apr 2024
Ankur Chavda, Joshua Gans and Scott Stern
HEC Paris - Strategy & Business Policy, University of Toronto - Rotman School of Management and Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Sloan School of Management
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Prediction Machines, Insurance, and Protection: An Alternative Perspective on Ai's Role in Production

NBER Working Paper No. w30177
Number of pages: 28 Posted: 27 Jun 2022 Last Revised: 16 Jun 2023
Ajay K. Agrawal, Joshua Gans and Avi Goldfarb
University of Toronto - Rotman School of Management, University of Toronto - Rotman School of Management and University of Toronto - Rotman School of Management
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Vaccine Hesitancy, Passports and the Demand for Vaccination

NBER Working Paper No. w29075
Number of pages: 16 Posted: 26 Jul 2021 Last Revised: 12 May 2023
Joshua Gans
University of Toronto - Rotman School of Management
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Market Power in Artificial Intelligence

NBER Working Paper No. w32270
Number of pages: 32 Posted: 25 Mar 2024
Joshua Gans
University of Toronto - Rotman School of Management
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Similarities and Differences in the Adoption of General Purpose Technologies

NBER Working Paper No. w30976
Number of pages: 28 Posted: 20 Feb 2023 Last Revised: 12 Apr 2023
Ajay K. Agrawal, Joshua Gans and Avi Goldfarb
University of Toronto - Rotman School of Management, University of Toronto - Rotman School of Management and University of Toronto - Rotman School of Management
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Cryptic Regulation of Crypto-Tokens

NBER Working Paper No. w31301
Number of pages: 20 Posted: 05 Jun 2023 Last Revised: 12 Jul 2023
Joshua Gans
University of Toronto - Rotman School of Management
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Mechanism Design Approaches to Blockchain Consensus

NBER Working Paper No. w30189
Number of pages: 24 Posted: 27 Jun 2022 Last Revised: 28 Jun 2023
Joshua Gans and Richard Holden
University of Toronto - Rotman School of Management and University of New South Wales (UNSW)
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A Synthetic Model of Disruption and Experimentation

NBER Working Paper No. w29091
Number of pages: 38 Posted: 02 Aug 2021 Last Revised: 28 Jun 2023
Joshua Gans
University of Toronto - Rotman School of Management
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Ai Adoption in a Monopoly Market

NBER Working Paper No. w29995
Number of pages: 19 Posted: 02 May 2022 Last Revised: 17 Jun 2023
Joshua Gans
University of Toronto - Rotman School of Management
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Copyright Policy Options for Generative Artificial Intelligence

NBER Working Paper No. w32106
Number of pages: 29 Posted: 05 Feb 2024
Joshua Gans
University of Toronto - Rotman School of Management
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Ai Adoption in a Competitive Market

NBER Working Paper No. w29996
Number of pages: 19 Posted: 02 May 2022 Last Revised: 18 Jun 2023
Joshua Gans
University of Toronto - Rotman School of Management
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A Solomonic Solution to Ownership Disputes: An Application to Blockchain Front-Running

NBER Working Paper No. w29780
Number of pages: 20 Posted: 21 Feb 2022 Last Revised: 15 May 2023
Joshua Gans and Richard Holden
University of Toronto - Rotman School of Management and University of New South Wales (UNSW)
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How Learning About Harms Impacts the Optimal Rate of Artificial Intelligence Adoption

NBER Working Paper No. w32105
Number of pages: 22 Posted: 05 Feb 2024
Joshua Gans
University of Toronto - Rotman School of Management
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Can Socially-Minded Governance Control the Agi Beast?

NBER Working Paper No. w31924
Number of pages: 16 Posted: 04 Dec 2023
Joshua Gans
University of Toronto - Rotman School of Management
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The Turing Transformation: Artificial Intelligence, Intelligence Augmentation, and Skill Premiums

NBER Working Paper No. w31767
Number of pages: 15 Posted: 09 Oct 2023
Ajay K. Agrawal, Joshua Gans and Avi Goldfarb
University of Toronto - Rotman School of Management, University of Toronto - Rotman School of Management and University of Toronto - Rotman School of Management
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Three Things About Mobile App Commissions

NBER Working Paper No. w32339
Number of pages: 18 Posted: 16 Apr 2024
Joshua Gans
University of Toronto - Rotman School of Management
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Internal Disagreement and Disruptive Technologies

NBER Working Paper No. w30092
Number of pages: 17 Posted: 30 May 2022 Last Revised: 14 Apr 2023
Joshua Gans
University of Toronto - Rotman School of Management
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A Theory of Visionary Disruption

NBER Working Paper No. w30091
Number of pages: 24 Posted: 30 May 2022 Last Revised: 14 Apr 2023
Joshua Gans
University of Toronto - Rotman School of Management
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"Zero Cost'' Majority Attacks on Permissionless Blockchains

NBER Working Paper No. w31473
Number of pages: 27 Posted: 17 Jul 2023 Last Revised: 24 Jul 2023
Joshua Gans and Hanna Halaburda
University of Toronto - Rotman School of Management and New York University (NYU) - New York University
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Developing an App for That

Harvard Business School Strategy Unit case no. 711-415
Posted: 19 Mar 2012
New York University (NYU) - Leonard N. Stern School of Business, University of Toronto - Rotman School of Management and Harvard University - Business School (HBS)

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