Ivan P. L. Png

National University of Singapore (NUS)

Professor

Singapore, 117543

Singapore

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SCHOLARLY PAPERS

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Scholarly Papers (36)

1.

Piracy and the Legitimate Demand for Recorded Music

National U. of Singapore, School of Computing
Number of pages: 27 Posted: 16 Apr 2001
Kai-Lung Hui and Ivan P. L. Png
National University of Singapore (NUS) - School of Computing and National University of Singapore (NUS)
Downloads 1,907 (5,416)
Citation 40

Abstract:

music, copyright, pricing

2.

Software Pricing and Copyright: Enforcement Against End-Users

Number of pages: 27 Posted: 17 Jun 1999
Ivan P. L. Png and Yeh-Ning Chen
National University of Singapore (NUS) and National Taiwan University - Department of Finance
Downloads 572 (34,666)
Citation 2

Abstract:

3.

Economics of Privacy

HANDBOOK OF INFORMATION SYSTEMS AND ECONOMICS, Terry Hendershott, ed., Elsevier, June 2005
Number of pages: 54 Posted: 23 Aug 2005
Kai-Lung Hui and Ivan P. L. Png
National University of Singapore (NUS) - School of Computing and National University of Singapore (NUS)
Downloads 484 (35,301)
Citation 9

Abstract:

Privacy

4.
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Citation 4

Copyright: A Plea for Empirical Research

Number of pages: 15 Posted: 20 Sep 2006
Ivan P. L. Png
National University of Singapore (NUS)
Downloads 259 (93,051)
Citation 4

Abstract:

copyright, empirical

Copyright: A Plea for Empirical Research

Review of Economic Research on Copyright Issues, Vol. 3, No. 2, pp. 3-13, 2006
Number of pages: 11 Posted: 16 Jun 2008
Ivan P. L. Png
National University of Singapore (NUS)
Downloads 167 (143,222)
Citation 4

Abstract:

Copyright

5.

On the Reliability of Software Piracy Statistics

Number of pages: 36 Posted: 28 Feb 2008 Last Revised: 14 May 2014
Ivan P. L. Png
National University of Singapore (NUS)
Downloads 413 (53,448)
Citation 4

Abstract:

copyright, piracy, software

6.

Patent Rights and Economic Growth: Evidence from Cross-Country Panels of Manufacturing Industries

CELS 2009 4th Annual Conference on Empirical Legal Studies Paper
Number of pages: 32 Posted: 09 Feb 2009 Last Revised: 18 Oct 2013
Albert G. Z. Hu and Ivan P. L. Png
National University of Singapore (NUS) - Department of Economics and National University of Singapore (NUS)
Downloads 358 (56,399)

Abstract:

patents, growth, manufacturing, productivity

7.

Copyright Duration and the Supply of Creative Work

Number of pages: 29 Posted: 25 Sep 2006
Ivan P. L. Png and Qiu-Hong Wang
National University of Singapore (NUS) and National University of Singapore (NUS)
Downloads 316 (64,430)
Citation 6

Abstract:

copyright, empirical, movies, duration

8.

SARFT Regulation 17 and China's Beer Market

Number of pages: 4 Posted: 23 Aug 2005
Ivan P. L. Png
National University of Singapore (NUS)
Downloads 289 (63,203)

Abstract:

Advertising, regulation, beer, China

9.

Kinship, Control, and Incentives

Number of pages: 35 Posted: 26 Dec 1998
Chu-Chia S. Lin and Ivan P. L. Png
National Chengchi University (NCCU) - Department of Economics and National University of Singapore (NUS)
Downloads 265 (90,935)
Citation 1

Abstract:

10.

Law and Innovation: Evidence from State Trade Secrets Laws

Number of pages: 36 Posted: 04 Feb 2011 Last Revised: 08 Jun 2014
Ivan P. L. Png
National University of Singapore (NUS)
Downloads 242 (60,651)
Citation 3

Abstract:

trade secrets, manufacturing

11.

Sales and Promotions: A More General Model

Number of pages: 21 Posted: 30 Aug 2005
University of Maryland - Decision and Information Technologies Department, National University of Singapore (NUS) - School of Computing, Hanyang University - School of Business and National University of Singapore (NUS)
Downloads 239 (100,878)

Abstract:

Competition, pricing, customer acquisition

12.

On the Value of Privacy from Telemarketing: Evidence from the 'Do Not Call' Registry

Number of pages: 8 Posted: 22 Jul 2007
Ivan P. L. Png
National University of Singapore (NUS)
Downloads 216 (99,589)

Abstract:

privacy, telemarketing, do not call

13.

Parallel Imports and Music CD Prices

Number of pages: 10 Posted: 10 Feb 2004
Yeh-Ning Chen and Ivan P. L. Png
National Taiwan University - Department of Finance and National University of Singapore (NUS)
Downloads 212 (110,125)

Abstract:

Parallel imports, gray markets, price discrimination

14.

Buyer Switching Costs and Retail Pricing: An Indirect Empirical Test

Number of pages: 15 Posted: 03 Feb 2004
Sang-Yong Tom Lee and Ivan P. L. Png
Hanyang University - School of Business and National University of Singapore (NUS)
Downloads 201 (115,321)
Citation 2

Abstract:

pricing, retailing, loss leaders, switching costs

Superstition, Conspicuous Spending, and Housing Markets: Evidence from Singapore

Number of pages: 36 Posted: 29 Mar 2014 Last Revised: 19 Apr 2016
Georgetown University - Department of Finance, Nankai University, National University of Singapore (NUS) - Department of Economics, National University of Singapore (NUS), National University of Singapore (NUS) - Department of Real Estate and National University of Singapore (NUS) - Department of Economics
Downloads 176 (136,614)
Citation 1

Abstract:

Superstition, conspicuous spending, real estate, prices, behavioral economics

Superstition, Conspicuous Spending, and Housing Markets: Evidence from Singapore

IZA Discussion Paper No. 9899
Number of pages: 37 Posted: 25 Apr 2016
Georgetown University - Department of Finance, Nankai University, National University of Singapore (NUS) - Department of Economics, National University of Singapore (NUS), National University of Singapore (NUS) - Department of Real Estate and National University of Singapore (NUS) - Department of Economics
Downloads 19 (450,233)
Citation 1

Abstract:

superstition, conspicuous spending, real estate, prices, behavioral economics

16.

Returns Policies and Retail Price Competition

Number of pages: 12 Posted: 03 Feb 2004
Paddy Padmanabhan and Ivan P. L. Png
INSEAD and National University of Singapore (NUS)
Downloads 189 (123,695)
Citation 16

Abstract:

Channels, returns, competition, pricing

On the Supply of Creative Work: Evidence from the Movies

Number of pages: 9 Posted: 18 Jan 2002
Kai-Lung Hui and Ivan P. L. Png
National University of Singapore (NUS) - School of Computing and National University of Singapore (NUS)
Downloads 185 (130,451)
Citation 15

Abstract:

Copyright, movie, economic incentives

On the Supply of Creative Work: Evidence from the Movies

American Economic Review: Papers and Proceedings, Vol. 92, No. 2, Pp. 217-220, May 2002
Posted: 03 May 2002
Kai-Lung Hui and Ivan P. L. Png
National University of Singapore (NUS) - School of Computing and National University of Singapore (NUS)

Abstract:

Copyright, movie, economic incentives

18.

Do Institutions Not Matter in China? Evidence from Manufacturing Enterprises

Number of pages: 38 Posted: 06 May 2008 Last Revised: 12 Mar 2010
Yi Lu, Ivan P. L. Png and Zhigang Tao
School of Business, University of Hong Kong, National University of Singapore (NUS) and The University of Hong Kong - School of Business
Downloads 149 (151,061)
Citation 3

Abstract:

institutions, law, property rights, China, growth

19.

Trade Secrets Law and Mobility: Evidence from 'Inevitable Disclosure'

Number of pages: 57 Posted: 18 Jan 2012 Last Revised: 14 Feb 2015
Ivan P. L. Png and Sampsa Samila
National University of Singapore (NUS) and National University of Singapore Business School
Downloads 143 (79,528)

Abstract:

trade secrets, inevitable dislosure, covenant not to compete, professional mobility

20.

China's Quiet Export: Children

Number of pages: 4 Posted: 23 Aug 2005
Ivan P. L. Png
National University of Singapore (NUS)
Downloads 119 (168,307)

Abstract:

China, adoption

21.

Engineer/Scientist Careers: Patents, Online Profiles, and Misclassification Bias

Number of pages: 61 Posted: 02 Dec 2014
Chunmian Ge, Ke-Wei Huang and Ivan P. L. Png
National University of Singapore, National University of Singapore - Department of Information Systems and National University of Singapore (NUS)
Downloads 111 (198,911)

Abstract:

Engineer/scientist careers; patents; LinkedIn; misclassification

22.

Monitoring Costs and the Mode of International Investment

National University of Singapore
Number of pages: 26 Posted: 02 Oct 2002
Chu-Chia S. Lin and Ivan P. L. Png
National Chengchi University (NCCU) - Department of Economics and National University of Singapore (NUS)
Downloads 103 (204,208)
Citation 4

Abstract:

contract, vertical integration, opportunism, international investment, China

23.

Installment Payments in Contracts for Systems Development

Number of pages: 19 Posted: 14 Oct 1999
Ivan P. L. Png and Zhigang Tao
National University of Singapore (NUS) and The University of Hong Kong - School of Business
Downloads 82 (236,326)
Citation 1

Abstract:

24.

Privacy and Marketing Externalities: Evidence from Do Not Call

Number of pages: 48 Posted: 12 Aug 2011 Last Revised: 19 Aug 2014
Khim Yong Goh, Kai-Lung Hui and Ivan P. L. Png
National University of Singapore (NUS), Hong Kong University of Science & Technology (HKUST) - HKUST School of Business and Management and National University of Singapore (NUS)
Downloads 67 (223,271)

Abstract:

privacy externalities, marketing do not call

25.

The Deterrent and Displacement Effects of Information Security Enforcement: International Evidence

Number of pages: 25 Posted: 03 Mar 2008 Last Revised: 28 Sep 2008
Ivan P. L. Png, Chen-yu Wang and Qiu-Hong Wang
National University of Singapore (NUS), National University of Singapore (NUS) - School of Computing and National University of Singapore (NUS)
Downloads 67 (260,830)

Abstract:

Information security, attacks, enforcement, unemployment, economics

26.

Trade Secrets Laws and Inventory Efficiency: Empirical Evidence from U.S. Manufacturing

Number of pages: 28 Posted: 09 Jul 2012 Last Revised: 10 Jul 2012
Jie Gong and Ivan P. L. Png
National University of Singapore (NUS) and National University of Singapore (NUS)
Downloads 65 (236,326)

Abstract:

trade secrets, inventory, operation efficiency

27.

Sunk Cost Fallacy in Driving the World's Costliest Cars

Number of pages: 43 Posted: 11 May 2013 Last Revised: 22 Jan 2014
Teck Ho, Ivan P. L. Png and Sadat Reza
University of California, Berkeley - Haas School of Business, National University of Singapore (NUS) and National University of Singapore (NUS)
Downloads 53 (198,911)

Abstract:

automobile, sunk costs, mental accounting, behavioral economics

28.

Law, Social Responsibility, and Outsourcing

Number of pages: 48 Posted: 18 Nov 2014 Last Revised: 27 Jan 2016
Qiang Fu, Jie Gong and Ivan P. L. Png
National University of Singapore (NUS), National University of Singapore (NUS) - Department of Business Policy and National University of Singapore (NUS)
Downloads 49 (264,911)

Abstract:

Law, corporate social responsibility, outsourcing, vertical integration

29.

Who Makes the Law? Political Economy Analysis and Evidence from Copyright Levies

Number of pages: 41 Posted: 13 Oct 2010 Last Revised: 08 Feb 2011
Ke-Wei Huang and Ivan P. L. Png
National University of Singapore - Department of Information Systems and National University of Singapore (NUS)
Downloads 46 (307,535)
Citation 1

Abstract:

median voter, political economy, copyright

30.

Newspaper Reports and Consumer Choice: Evidence from the Do Not Call Registry

Number of pages: 33 Posted: 25 Feb 2010 Last Revised: 06 Aug 2014
Khim Yong Goh, Kai-Lung Hui and Ivan P. L. Png
National University of Singapore (NUS), Hong Kong University of Science & Technology (HKUST) - HKUST School of Business and Management and National University of Singapore (NUS)
Downloads 43 (315,754)
Citation 3

Abstract:

newspaper, publicity, do not call

31.

Digital Divide? Evidence from a Federal Natural Experiment

Number of pages: 41 Posted: 02 Sep 2011 Last Revised: 19 Aug 2014
Kai-Lung Hui and Ivan P. L. Png
Hong Kong University of Science & Technology (HKUST) - HKUST School of Business and Management and National University of Singapore (NUS)
Downloads 42 (315,754)

Abstract:

digital divide

32.

Secrecy and Patents: Evidence from the Uniform Trade Secrets Act

Number of pages: 47 Posted: 12 Jun 2015 Last Revised: 17 Dec 2015
Ivan P. L. Png
National University of Singapore (NUS)
Downloads 40 (198,911)

Abstract:

patents, trade secrets, innovation

33.

Entrepreneurship and the School of Hard Knocks: Evidence from China's Great Famine

Number of pages: 67 Posted: 05 Jun 2016
Junhong Chu, Ivan P. L. Png and Junjian Yi
National University of Singapore (NUS) - Information & Innovation Policy Centre, National University of Singapore (NUS) and National University of Singapore (NUS) - Department of Economics
Downloads 0 (321,551)

Abstract:

Entrepreneurship, Hardship, Nurture, Famine, China

34.

Divorce and Age of Marriage: Evidence from China's Heating Policy

Number of pages: 48 Posted: 28 Feb 2016
Junhong Chu, Haoming Liu and Ivan P. L. Png
National University of Singapore (NUS) - Information & Innovation Policy Centre, National University of Singapore (NUS) - Department of Economics and National University of Singapore (NUS)
Downloads 0 (399,989)

Abstract:

Age at marriage, Divorce, Regression discontinuity, Instrumental variables, China

35.

Facilitation of Competing Bids and the Price of a Takeover Target

Review of Financial Studies, Vol. 2, No. 4, pp. 587-606, 1989
Posted: 01 Dec 2008
Ivan P. L. Png and David A. Hirshleifer
National University of Singapore (NUS) and University of California, Irvine - Paul Merage School of Business

Abstract:

36.

Damage Measures for Inadvertant Breach of Contract

International Review of Law and Economics, Vol. 19, 1999
Posted: 29 Mar 2000
Ivan P. L. Png and Lucian A. Bebchuk
National University of Singapore (NUS) and Harvard Law School

Abstract: