Austan Goolsbee

University of Chicago - Booth School of Business

Professor

5807 S. Woodlawn Avenue

Chicago, IL 60637

United States

National Bureau of Economic Research (NBER)

1050 Massachusetts Avenue

Cambridge, MA 02138

United States

SCHOLARLY PAPERS

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Scholarly Papers (33)

Measuring Prices and Price Competition Online: Amazon and Barnes and Noble

Yale ICF Working Paper No. 02-23
Number of pages: 27 Posted: 01 Aug 2002
Austan Goolsbee and Judith A. Chevalier
University of Chicago - Booth School of Business and Yale School of Management
Downloads 1,712 (6,962)
Citation 41

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Measuring Prices and Price Competition Online: Amazon and Barnes and Noble

NBER Working Paper No. w9085
Number of pages: 27 Posted: 26 Jul 2002
Austan Goolsbee and Judith A. Chevalier
University of Chicago - Booth School of Business and Yale School of Management
Downloads 72 (271,048)
Citation 41

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Evaluating the Costs and Benefits of Taxing Internet Commerce

Number of pages: 35 Posted: 13 Sep 1999
Austan Goolsbee and Jonathan L. Zittrain
University of Chicago - Booth School of Business and Harvard Law School and Harvard Kennedy School of Government
Downloads 1,288 (11,098)
Citation 10

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Evaluating the Costs and Benefits of Taxing Internet Commerce

National Tax Journal, Fall 1999
Posted: 13 Sep 1999
Austan Goolsbee and Jonathan L. Zittrain
University of Chicago - Booth School of Business and Harvard Law School and Harvard Kennedy School of Government

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Does the Internet Make Markets More Competitive? Evidence from the Life Insurance Industry

KSG Working Paper No. 00-007
Number of pages: 31 Posted: 12 Dec 2000
Jeffrey R. Brown and Austan Goolsbee
University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign - Department of Finance and University of Chicago - Booth School of Business
Downloads 825 (21,981)
Citation 120

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Does the Internet Make Markets More Competitive?

NBER Working Paper No. w7996
Number of pages: 31 Posted: 02 Nov 2000
Jeffrey R. Brown and Austan Goolsbee
University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign - Department of Finance and University of Chicago - Booth School of Business
Downloads 95 (227,751)
Citation 120

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Does the Internet Make Markets More Competitive? Evidence from the Life Insurance Industry

Journal of Political Economy, Vol. 110, June 2002
Posted: 17 Jul 2002
Jeffrey R. Brown and Austan Goolsbee
University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign - Department of Finance and University of Chicago - Booth School of Business

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Economists' Statement on U.S. Broadband Policy

AEI-Brookings Joint Center Working Paper No. 06-06-01
Number of pages: 4 Posted: 23 Mar 2006
New York University - Stern School of Business, Berkley Center for Entrepreneurial Studies, University of Pennsylvania - Business & Public Policy Department, Institute for International Economics, Ewing Marion Kauffman Foundation, University of Maryland - Department of Economics, University of Pennsylvania - Wharton School, University of Texas at Austin - Lyndon B. Johnson School of Public Affairs, University of California, Berkeley - Department of Economics, University of Chicago - Booth School of Business, Harvard University - Technology & Operations Management Unit, University of Oxford, Smith School, Stanford University - The Hoover Institution on War, Revolution and Peace, Clemson University, National Economic Research Associates Inc. (NERA) (Deceased), Georgetown University - Department of Strategy/Economics/Ethics/Public Policy, Stanford University, New York University (NYU) - Department of Economics, Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Sloan School of Management, Stanford Institute for Economic Policy Research, University of Colorado at Boulder - Department of Economics, Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Sloan School of Management, Georgetown University, University of California, Berkeley - Business & Public Policy Group, University of California, Berkeley - School of Information, Technology Policy Institute, Kansas State University - Department of Economics and Institute for Business Innovation
Downloads 717 (26,579)
Citation 5

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In a World Without Borders: The Impact of Taxes on Internet Commerce

Number of pages: 29 Posted: 04 Feb 1999
Austan Goolsbee
University of Chicago - Booth School of Business
Downloads 355 (66,477)
Citation 69

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In a World Without Borders: the Impact of Taxes on Internet Commerce

NBER Working Paper No. w6863
Number of pages: 30 Posted: 10 Sep 2000
Austan Goolsbee
University of Chicago - Booth School of Business
Downloads 58 (304,593)
Citation 69

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How do Incumbents Respond to the Threat of Entry on Their Networks? Evidence from the Major Airlines

NET Institute Working Paper No. 04-04
Number of pages: 32 Posted: 14 Nov 2004
Austan Goolsbee and Chad Syverson
University of Chicago - Booth School of Business and University of Chicago Booth School of Business
Downloads 325 (69,407)
Citation 3

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Coveting Thy Neighbor's Manuafacturing: The Dilemma of State Income Apportionment

Number of pages: 27 Posted: 19 May 1999
Austan Goolsbee and Edward L. Maydew
University of Chicago - Booth School of Business and University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
Downloads 109 (206,558)
Citation 31

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Coveting Thy Neighbor's Manuafacturing: the Dilemma of State Income Apportionment

NBER Working Paper No. w6614
Number of pages: 29 Posted: 04 Aug 2000
Austan Goolsbee and Edward L. Maydew
University of Chicago - Booth School of Business and University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
Downloads 33 (386,973)
Citation 31

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The Consumer Gains from Direct Broadcast Satellites and the Competition with Cable Television

NBER Working Paper No. w8317
Number of pages: 41 Posted: 07 Jun 2001
Austan Goolsbee and Amil Petrin
University of Chicago - Booth School of Business and University of Minnesota - Duluth
Downloads 122 (184,496)
Citation 46

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How Prevalent is Tax Arbitrage? Evidence from the Market for Municipal Bonds

NBER Working Paper No. w9105
Number of pages: 22 Posted: 16 Aug 2002
Merle Erickson, Austan Goolsbee and Edward L. Maydew
University of Chicago - Booth School of Business, University of Chicago - Booth School of Business and University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
Downloads 67 (282,361)
Citation 4

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How Prevalent is Tax Arbitrage? Evidence from the Market for Municipal Bonds

NBER Working Paper No. w9105
Number of pages: 22 Posted: 08 Aug 2003
Merle Erickson, Austan Goolsbee and Edward L. Maydew
University of Chicago - Booth School of Business, University of Chicago - Booth School of Business and University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
Downloads 22 (441,662)
Citation 4

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The Impact of Internet Subsidies in Public Schools

NBER Working Paper No. w9090
Number of pages: 30 Posted: 01 Aug 2002
Austan Goolsbee and Jonathan Guryan
University of Chicago - Booth School of Business and Northwestern University - Human Development and Social Policy (HDSP) Program
Downloads 79 (244,737)
Citation 32

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Are Durable Goods Consumers Forward Looking? Evidence from College Textbooks

NBER Working Paper No. w11421
Number of pages: 43 Posted: 06 Jul 2005
Judith A. Chevalier and Austan Goolsbee
Yale School of Management and University of Chicago - Booth School of Business
Downloads 61 (279,101)
Citation 13

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Competition in the Computer Industry

NBER Working Paper No. w8351
Number of pages: 21 Posted: 28 Jun 2001
Austan Goolsbee
University of Chicago - Booth School of Business
Downloads 56 (295,461)
Citation 18

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What Happens When You Tax the Rich? Evidence from Executive Compensation

NBER Working Paper No. w6333
Number of pages: 37 Posted: 10 Jun 2000
Austan Goolsbee
University of Chicago - Booth School of Business
Downloads 47 (336,831)
Citation 50

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What Happens When You Tax the Rich? Evidence from Executive Compensation

Journal of Political Economy, Vol. 108, Issue 2, April 2000
Posted: 16 Mar 2000
Austan Goolsbee
University of Chicago - Booth School of Business

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Valuing Consumer Products by the Time Spent Using Them: An Application to the Internet

NBER Working Paper No. w11995
Number of pages: 14 Posted: 22 Apr 2006
Austan Goolsbee and Peter J. Klenow
University of Chicago - Booth School of Business and Stanford University - Department of Economics
Downloads 46 (325,120)
Citation 9

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How Do Incumbents Respond to the Threat of Entry? Evidence from the Major Airlines

NBER Working Paper No. w11072
Number of pages: 32 Posted: 17 Feb 2005
Austan Goolsbee and Chad Syverson
University of Chicago - Booth School of Business and University of Chicago Booth School of Business
Downloads 46 (313,722)
Citation 34

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Does Government R&D Policy Mainly Benefit Scientists and Engineers?

NBER Working Paper No. w6532
Number of pages: 15 Posted: 14 Aug 2000
Austan Goolsbee
University of Chicago - Booth School of Business
Downloads 44 (346,434)
Citation 39

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Does Government R&D Policy Mainly Benefit Scientists and Engineers?

American Economic Review, Vol. 88, No. 2, May 1998
Posted: 28 Sep 1999
Austan Goolsbee
University of Chicago - Booth School of Business

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Evidence on Learning and Network Externalities in the Diffusion of Home Computers

NBER Working Paper No. w7329
Number of pages: 35 Posted: 11 Apr 2000
Austan Goolsbee and Peter J. Klenow
University of Chicago - Booth School of Business and Stanford University - Department of Economics
Downloads 41 (334,041)
Citation 63

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The Impact and Inefficiency of the Corporate Income Tax: Evidence from State Organizational Form Data

NBER Working Paper No. w9141
Number of pages: 27 Posted: 06 Sep 2002
Austan Goolsbee
University of Chicago - Booth School of Business
Downloads 39 (328,177)
Citation 20

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The Importance of Measurement Error in the Cost of Capital

NBER Working Paper No. w7558
Number of pages: 28 Posted: 05 May 2000
Austan Goolsbee
University of Chicago - Booth School of Business
Downloads 38 (367,446)
Citation 9

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The Importance of Measurement Error in the Cost of Capital

National Tax Journal, Vol. 53, Issue 2, June 2000
Posted: 06 Jun 2000
Austan Goolsbee
University of Chicago - Booth School of Business

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The Value of Broadband and the Deadweight Loss of Taxing New Technology

NBER Working Paper No. w11994
Number of pages: 25 Posted: 22 Apr 2006
Austan Goolsbee
University of Chicago - Booth School of Business
Downloads 34 (353,085)
Citation 16

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Taxes, Organizational Form, and the Deadweight Loss of the Corporate Income Tax

NBER Working Paper No. w6173
Number of pages: 16 Posted: 30 Jun 2000
Austan Goolsbee
University of Chicago - Booth School of Business
Downloads 34 (340,178)
Citation 21

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It's Not About the Money: Why Natural Experiments Don't Work on the Rich

NBER Working Paper No. w6395
Number of pages: 35 Posted: 26 Jul 2000
Austan Goolsbee
University of Chicago - Booth School of Business
Downloads 31 (356,477)
Citation 21

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Investment Tax Incentives, Prices, and the Supply of Capital Goods

NBER Working Paper No. w6192
Number of pages: 39 Posted: 20 Sep 2000
Austan Goolsbee
University of Chicago - Booth School of Business
Downloads 30 (353,085)
Citation 33

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The Business Cycle, Financial Performance, and the Retirement of Capital Goods

NBER Working Paper No. w6392
Number of pages: 35 Posted: 27 Jun 2000
Austan Goolsbee
University of Chicago - Booth School of Business
Downloads 29 (381,877)
Citation 11

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Taxes, High-Income Executives, and the Perils of Revenue Estimation in the New Economy

NBER Working Paper No. W7626
Number of pages: 13 Posted: 18 May 2000
Austan Goolsbee
University of Chicago - Booth School of Business
Downloads 23 (408,009)
Citation 5

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Taxes and the Quality of Capital

NBER Working Paper No. w6731
Number of pages: 34 Posted: 09 Oct 1998
Austan Goolsbee
University of Chicago - Booth School of Business
Downloads 21 (398,741)
Citation 5

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Estimating Adjustment Costs with Data on Heterogeneous Capital Goods

NBER Working Paper No. w6342
Number of pages: 47 Posted: 26 Aug 2000
Austan Goolsbee and David B. Gross
University of Chicago - Booth School of Business and Compass Lexecon
Downloads 18 (427,791)
Citation 16

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Playing with Fire: Cigarettes, Taxes and Competition from the Internet

NBER Working Paper No. w15612
Number of pages: 42 Posted: 28 Dec 2009
Austan Goolsbee, Michael Lovenheim and Joel B. Slemrod
University of Chicago - Booth School of Business, Cornell University - Department of Policy Analysis and Management and University of Michigan, Stephen M. Ross School of Business
Downloads 17 (432,915)
Citation 1

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Investment Subsidies and Wages in Capital Goods Industries: To the Workers Go the Spoils?

NBER Working Paper No. w6526
Number of pages: 25 Posted: 20 Sep 2000
Austan Goolsbee
University of Chicago - Booth School of Business
Downloads 16 (476,072)
Citation 3

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Investment Subsidies and Wages in Capital Goods Industries: To the Workers Go the Spoils?

Posted: 28 Sep 1999
Austan Goolsbee
University of Chicago - Booth School of Business

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Investment Subsidies and Wages in Capital Goods Industries: To the Workers Go the Spoils?

National Tax Journal, Vol. 56, No. 1, Part 2, p. 153-165, March 2003
Posted: 15 Aug 2003
Austan Goolsbee
University of Chicago - Booth School of Business

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A Retrospective Look at Rescuing and Restructuring General Motors and Chrysler

IZA Discussion Paper No. 8888
Number of pages: 35 Posted: 16 Mar 2015
Austan Goolsbee and Alan B. Krueger
University of Chicago - Booth School of Business and Princeton University - Industrial Relations Section
Downloads 4 (463,805)

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auto bailout, auto industry

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Valuing Internet Retailers: Amazon and Barnes and Noble

Yale SOM Working Paper No. ES-29
Posted: 02 Oct 2003
Judith A. Chevalier and Austan Goolsbee
Yale School of Management and University of Chicago - Booth School of Business

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Taxes and Organizational Form: The Case of REIT Spin-offs

National Tax Journal, Vol. 55, No. 3, September 2002
Posted: 14 Apr 2003
Austan Goolsbee and Edward L. Maydew
University of Chicago - Booth School of Business and University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill

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Coveting Thy Neighbor?s Manufacturing: The Dilemma of State Income Apportionment

Journal of Public Economics
Posted: 25 May 1999
Austan Goolsbee and Edward L. Maydew
University of Chicago - Booth School of Business and University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill

Abstract: