Erica R.H. Fuchs

Department of Engineering and Public Policy, Carnegie Mellon University

Professor

Pittsburgh, PA 15213-3890

United States

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Scholarly Papers (24)

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The transition to electrified vehicles: Evaluating the labor demand of manufacturing conventional versus battery electric vehicle powertrains

Cotterman, T., Fuchs, E. R., Whitefoot, K. S., & Combemale, C. (2024). The transition to electrified vehicles: Evaluating the labor demand of manufacturing conventional versus battery electric vehicle powertrains. Energy Policy, 188, 114064.
Number of pages: 56 Posted: 13 Jun 2022 Last Revised: 27 Mar 2024
Carnegie Mellon University - Department of Engineering and Public Policy, Department of Engineering and Public Policy, Carnegie Mellon University, Carnegie Mellon University - Department of Engineering and Public Policy and Carnegie Mellon University - Engineering and Public Policy (EPP)
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Vehicle electrification, powertrain system, manufacturing labor demand, process-based cost modeling

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Rethinking the Role of the State in Technology Development: DARPA and the Case for Embedded Network Governance

Research Policy, Lead Article, Vol. 39, pp. 1133-1147, 2010
Number of pages: 15 Posted: 31 Jan 2010 Last Revised: 19 Oct 2013
Erica R.H. Fuchs
Department of Engineering and Public Policy, Carnegie Mellon University
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DARPA, State, Innovation, Social Network, Computer

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Design for Location: The Impact of Manufacturing Offshore on Technology Competitiveness in the Optoelectronics Industry

Management Science, Vol. 56, No. 12, pp. 2323-2349
Number of pages: 27 Posted: 31 Jan 2010 Last Revised: 19 Oct 2013
Erica R.H. Fuchs and Randolph Kirchain
Department of Engineering and Public Policy, Carnegie Mellon University and Materials Systems Laboratory, Massachusetts Institute of Technology
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International, Product Development, Design for Manufacturing

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Not all Technological Change is Equal: How the Separability of Tasks Mediates the Effect of Technological Change on Skill Demand

Number of pages: 66 Posted: 03 Dec 2018 Last Revised: 21 Oct 2020
Carnegie Mellon University - Engineering and Public Policy (EPP), Carnegie Mellon University - College of Engineering, Carnegie Mellon University - David A. Tepper School of Business and Department of Engineering and Public Policy, Carnegie Mellon University
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automation, consolidation,tasks, manufacturing, technological change, skill demand, optoelectronic semiconductors, engineering process model, labor demand

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Scaling Moore’s Wall: A Public-Private Partnership in Search of a Technological Revolution

Number of pages: 56 Posted: 19 Sep 2014 Last Revised: 11 Jul 2015
Hassan Khan, David A Hounshell and Erica R.H. Fuchs
Carnegie Mellon University, Carnegie Mellon University and Department of Engineering and Public Policy, Carnegie Mellon University
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public-private partnerships, technology discontinuities, scientific communities, semiconductors

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When Risks Cannot Be Seen: Regulating Uncertainty in Emerging Technologies

Number of pages: 55 Posted: 22 Jul 2016 Last Revised: 23 May 2017
Eindhoven University of Technology (TUE) - Department of Industrial Engineering and Innovation Sciences, Carnegie Mellon University - Department of Engineering & Public Policy, Carnegie Mellon University - Department of Engineering and Public Policy, Technical University of Lisbon (UTL) and Department of Engineering and Public Policy, Carnegie Mellon University
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additive manufacturing, technological uncertainty, risk regulation, aviation, adaptive regulation

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The Transition to Electrified Vehicles: Implications for the Future of Automotive Manufacturing and Worker Skills and Occupations

Number of pages: 31 Posted: 08 Aug 2022
Carnegie Mellon University - Department of Engineering and Public Policy, Department of Engineering and Public Policy, Carnegie Mellon University, Carnegie Mellon University - Department of Engineering and Public Policy and Carnegie Mellon University - Department of Engineering and Public Policy
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Vehicle electrification, powertrain system, workforce skill requirements, O*NET survey instrument

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On the Relationship between Manufacturing and Innovation: Why Not All Technologies Are Created Equal

Number of pages: 20 Posted: 11 Jul 2012 Last Revised: 30 Nov 2012
Erica R.H. Fuchs
Department of Engineering and Public Policy, Carnegie Mellon University
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Manufacturing, Innovation, Technology Trajectories

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Plastic Cars in China? The Significance of Production Location Over Markets for Technology Competitiveness

International Journal of Production Economics, Vol. 132, pp. 79-92, 2011
Number of pages: 14 Posted: 31 Jan 2010 Last Revised: 19 Oct 2013
Erica R.H. Fuchs, Frank Field, Rich Roth and Randolph Kirchain
Department of Engineering and Public Policy, Carnegie Mellon University, affiliation not provided to SSRN, Materials System Laboratory and Materials Systems Laboratory, Massachusetts Institute of Technology
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International, Product Development, Design for Manufacturing, Automobile

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Metal Additive Manufacturing: Cost Competitive Beyond Low Volumes

Number of pages: 86 Posted: 28 Jul 2016 Last Revised: 09 Dec 2016
Carnegie Mellon University - Department of Engineering and Public Policy, Eindhoven University of Technology (TUE) - Department of Industrial Engineering and Innovation Sciences, Carnegie Mellon University - College of Engineering, Carnegie Mellon University - Department of Mechanical Engineering, Carnegie Mellon University - College of Engineering and Department of Engineering and Public Policy, Carnegie Mellon University
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additive manufacturing, process based cost modeling, metal alloys, aerospace, forging

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Innovating Up, Down, and Sideways: The (Unlikely) Institutional Origins of Experimentation in China's Plug-in Electric Vehicle Industry

Number of pages: 47 Posted: 03 Aug 2016 Last Revised: 22 Feb 2017
George Washington University, Beijing Normal University, Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Sloan School of Management and Department of Engineering and Public Policy, Carnegie Mellon University
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Innovation, Plug-in Electric Vehicles, China, National Policy, Local Institutions

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Seeing the Non-Stars: (Some) Sources of Bias in Past Disambiguation Approaches and a New Public Tool Leveraging Labeled Records

Research Policy, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 67 Posted: 07 Jun 2012 Last Revised: 28 Jan 2015
Samuel Ventura, Rebecca Nugent and Erica R.H. Fuchs
Carnegie Mellon University - Department of Statistics, Carnegie Mellon University - Department of Statistics and Department of Engineering and Public Policy, Carnegie Mellon University
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Inventor, Disambiguation, Patents, Supervised Learning, Random Forests

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Additive Manufacturing: Policy Needed

Number of pages: 6 Posted: 09 Apr 2016
Eindhoven University of Technology (TUE) - Department of Industrial Engineering and Innovation Sciences, Carnegie Mellon University - Department of Engineering & Public Policy, Department of Engineering and Public Policy, Carnegie Mellon University and Carnegie Mellon University - Department of Engineering and Public Policy
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additive manufacturing, technology policy, innovation, government, R&D

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Consistency and Robustness in Forecasting for Emerging Technologies: The Case of Li-ion Batteries for Electric Vehicles

Number of pages: 32 Posted: 15 Nov 2016 Last Revised: 23 Nov 2016
MIT Energy Initiative, Stanford University - Department of Energy Resources Engineering, Department of Engineering and Public Policy, Carnegie Mellon University, Carnegie Mellon University, Argonne National Laboratory - Chemical Sciences and Engineering Division and Carnegie Mellon University - Department of Engineering & Public Policy
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Electric Vehicle, Lithium-Ion Battery, Battery Design, Expert Elicitation, Technology Forecasting

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National Core Competencies and Dynamic Capabilities in Times of Crisis: Adaptive Regulation of New Entrants in Advanced Technology Markets

Research Policy, Vol. 53, No. 104715, 2023
Number of pages: 13 Posted: 12 Nov 2021 Last Revised: 14 Jan 2023
Department of Engineering an Public Policy, Carnegie Mellon University - Department of Engineering and Public Policy, Technical University of Lisbon (UTL) and Department of Engineering and Public Policy, Carnegie Mellon University
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Domestic Manufacturing; National Shortages; Crisis Resilience; Regulatory Adaptation; Innovation and Technology policy

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Manufacturing Variety: Economies of Scope in a Low-Volume, High-Mix Environment

Number of pages: 38 Posted: 19 Jun 2015
Carey Durkin Treado and Erica R.H. Fuchs
University of Pittsburgh - Department of Economics and Department of Engineering and Public Policy, Carnegie Mellon University
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Contract manufacturing, mass customization, networks, China, electronics, flexibility

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Technology Forgiveness: The Different Institutional Resilience of Polymer and Metal Additive Manufacturing in Portugal

Number of pages: 53 Posted: 29 Nov 2017 Last Revised: 19 Aug 2019
Eindhoven University of Technology (TUE) - Department of Industrial Engineering and Innovation Sciences, Carnegie Mellon University - Department of Engineering & Public Policy, Carnegie Mellon University - Department of Engineering and Public Policy, Department of Engineering and Public Policy, Carnegie Mellon University and Technical University of Lisbon (UTL)
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additive manufacturing, technological uncertainty, institutional instability, latecomer countries, technology adoption, technological upgrading

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Funding Breakthrough Research: Promises and Challenges of the “Arpa Model”

NBER Working Paper No. w24674
Number of pages: 32 Posted: 13 Jun 2018 Last Revised: 03 Jun 2023
Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Sloan School of Management, Department of Engineering and Public Policy, Carnegie Mellon University, Prime Coalition and Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Sloan School of Management
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Learning by Doing in a Multi-Product Manufacturing Environment: Product Variety, Customizations, and Overlapping Product Generations

NBER Working Paper No. w19674
Number of pages: 41 Posted: 23 Nov 2013 Last Revised: 05 Apr 2023
Carnegie Mellon University, Carnegie Mellon University, Carnegie Mellon University - David A. Tepper School of Business and Department of Engineering and Public Policy, Carnegie Mellon University
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When Should Regulatory Adaptation Be Centralized Vs Decentralized? Lessons From Covid on Technological Complexity, Local Capabilities, and Speed

Number of pages: 40 Posted: 06 Mar 2024
Department of Engineering an Public Policy, Carnegie Mellon University - Department of Engineering and Public Policy, Technical University of Lisbon (UTL) and Department of Engineering and Public Policy, Carnegie Mellon University
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Regulatory adaptations; Firm entry; Critical products; Public Policy; Technological complexity; Cross-institutional collaboration

When Should Regulatory Adaptation Be Centralized vs Decentralized? Lessons from COVID on Technological Complexity, Local Capabilities, and Speed

Number of pages: 41 Posted: 12 Mar 2024
Department of Engineering an Public Policy, Carnegie Mellon University - Department of Engineering and Public Policy, Universidade de Lisboa and Department of Engineering and Public Policy, Carnegie Mellon University
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Regulatory adaptations, Firm entry, Critical products, Public policy, Technological complexity, Cross-institutional collaboration

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How it's Made: A General Theory of the Labor Implications of Technology Change

Number of pages: 44 Posted: 30 Oct 2023 Last Revised: 05 Apr 2024
Carnegie Mellon University - David A. Tepper School of Business, Carnegie Mellon University - Engineering and Public Policy (EPP), Department of Engineering and Public Policy, Carnegie Mellon University and Carnegie Mellon University - Department of Engineering and Public Policy
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technology change, skill demand, division of labor, tasks, automation, consolidation

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Short-Term Economic Dynamism as a Policy Tool to Address Supply Shortages During Crises

Kalathil, N., G.M Morgan, E R.H Fuchs. 2023. Short-term economic dynamism as a policy tool to address supply shortages during crises, Industrial and Corporate Change, dtad028, https://doi.org/10.1093/icc/dtad028
Posted: 25 May 2022 Last Revised: 28 May 2024
Nikhil Kalathil, M. Granger Morgan and Erica R.H. Fuchs
Carnegie Mellon University, Department of Engineering and Public Policy, Carnegie Mellon University - Department of Engineering and Public Policy and Department of Engineering and Public Policy, Carnegie Mellon University

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Industrial Policy, Dynamic Capabilities, Firm Size, Crisis Response, Resiliency, Manufacturing Flexibility

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A Techno-Economic Analysis and Optimization of Li-Ion Batteries for Light-Duty Passenger Vehicle Electrification

Journal of Power Sources, Volume 273, Pages 966–980, January 2015
Posted: 17 Nov 2016
MIT Energy Initiative, Carnegie Mellon University, Department of Engineering and Public Policy, Carnegie Mellon University and Carnegie Mellon University - Department of Engineering & Public Policy

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Electric Vehicle, Lithium-Ion Battery, Battery Design, Production Cost, Electrode Thickness

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Gains from Others’ Losses: Technology Trajectories and the Global Division of Firms

Research Policy, Vol. 45, No. 3, 2016
Posted: 10 Jun 2012 Last Revised: 03 Feb 2016
Chia-Hsuan Yang, Rebecca Nugent and Erica R.H. Fuchs
Carnegie Mellon University - Department of Engineering and Public Policy, Carnegie Mellon University - Department of Statistics and Department of Engineering and Public Policy, Carnegie Mellon University

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Offshoring; Innovation; Human capital; Product life cycle; Manufacturing; Location of knowledge