Neil Gandal

Berglas School of Economics, Tel Aviv University

Professor of Economics

Tel Aviv University

Tel Aviv 69978

Israel

http://www.neilgandal.com/

Centre for Economic Policy Research (CEPR)

Fellow

London

United Kingdom

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Scholarly Papers (36)

Competition in the Cryptocurrency Market

NET Institute Working Paper No. 14-17
Number of pages: 32 Posted: 09 Oct 2014 Last Revised: 16 Mar 2018
Hanna Halaburda and Neil Gandal
Bank of Canada and Berglas School of Economics, Tel Aviv University
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bitcoin, cryptocurrency, network effects

Competition in the Cryptocurrency Market

CESifo Working Paper Series No. 4980
Number of pages: 33 Posted: 07 Oct 2014
Neil Gandal and Hanna Halaburda
Berglas School of Economics, Tel Aviv University and Bank of Canada
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Competition in the Cryptocurrency Market

CEPR Discussion Paper No. DP10157
Number of pages: 34 Posted: 25 Sep 2014
Neil Gandal and Hanna Halaburda
Berglas School of Economics, Tel Aviv University and Bank of Canada
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Bitcoin, cryptocurrency, network effects

The Economics of Cryptocurrency Pump and Dump Schemes

Number of pages: 19 Posted: 03 Jan 2019
University of Tulsa - Tandy School of Computer Science, University of New Mexico - Computer Science Department, University of Tulsa - Tandy School of Computer Science, Technion-Israel Institute of Technology, Berglas School of Economics, Tel Aviv University, University of Tulsa - Tandy School of Computer Science and University of New Mexico - Computer Science Department
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The Economics of Cryptocurrency Pump and Dump Schemes

CEPR Discussion Paper No. DP13404
Number of pages: 23 Posted: 07 Jan 2019
University of Tulsa - Tandy School of Computer Science, University of New Mexico - Computer Science Department, University of Tulsa - Tandy School of Computer Science, Technion-Israel Institute of Technology, Berglas School of Economics, Tel Aviv University, University of Tulsa - Tandy School of Computer Science and University of New Mexico - Computer Science Department
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Indirect Network Effects and Adoption Externalities

Foerder Institute for Economic Research Working Paper No. 02-30
Number of pages: 26 Posted: 24 Mar 2003
Jeffrey Church, Neil Gandal and David Krause
University of Calgary - Department of Economics, Berglas School of Economics, Tel Aviv University and Bell Canada
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Network Externalities, Network Effects

Indirect Network Effects and Adoption Externalities

CEPR Discussion Paper No. 3738
Number of pages: 29 Posted: 27 Feb 2003
Jeffrey Church, Neil Gandal and David Krause
University of Calgary - Department of Economics, Berglas School of Economics, Tel Aviv University and Bell Canada
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Network externalities, network effects

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The Dynamics of Competition in the Internet Search Engine Market

UC Berkeley, Center for Competition Policy Working Paper No. CPC01-17
Number of pages: 21 Posted: 19 Feb 2004
Neil Gandal
Berglas School of Economics, Tel Aviv University
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Internet, Search Engines, Entry, Empirical Study

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Can We Predict the Winner in a Market with Network Effects? Competition in Cryptocurrency Market

Games, 7, 16, July 2016
Number of pages: 21 Posted: 02 Sep 2016 Last Revised: 23 Nov 2016
Neil Gandal and Hanna Halaburda
Berglas School of Economics, Tel Aviv University and Bank of Canada
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Bitcoin, cryptocurrency, network effects

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The Dvd vs. Divx Standard War: Empirical Evidence of Vaporware

UC Berkeley, Center for Competition Policy Working Paper No. CPC00-16
Number of pages: 32 Posted: 19 Feb 2004
David Dranove and Neil Gandal
Northwestern University - Kellogg School of Management and Berglas School of Economics, Tel Aviv University
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Network effects, product preannouncements, standards, vaporware

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The Effect of the Arab Boycott on Israel: The Automobile Market

Number of pages: 23 Posted: 17 Jan 1997
Neil Gandal
Berglas School of Economics, Tel Aviv University
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The Determinants of Output Per Contributor in Open Source Projects: An Empirical Examination

Number of pages: 24 Posted: 09 Mar 2004
Chaim Fershtman and Neil Gandal
Tel Aviv University - Eitan Berglas School of Economics and Berglas School of Economics, Tel Aviv University
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Open Source, Software, Restrictive Licenses, Empirical Study

The Determinants of Output Per Contributor in Open Source Projects: An Empirical Examination

CEPR Discussion Paper No. 4329
Number of pages: 26 Posted: 04 May 2004
Chaim Fershtman and Neil Gandal
Tel Aviv University - Eitan Berglas School of Economics and Berglas School of Economics, Tel Aviv University
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Open source, software, restrictive licenses, empirical study

Migration to the Cloud Ecosystem: Ushering in a New Generation of Platform Competition

Communications & Strategies, No. 85, 1st Quarter 2012, pp. 109-123
Number of pages: 15 Posted: 12 Jan 2013
Chaim Fershtman and Neil Gandal
Tel Aviv University - Eitan Berglas School of Economics and Berglas School of Economics, Tel Aviv University
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cloud computing, platform competition, network effects, two-sided markets

Migration to the Cloud Ecosystem: Ushering in a New Generation of Platform Competition

CEPR Discussion Paper No. DP8907
Number of pages: 19 Posted: 04 Apr 2012
Chaim Fershtman and Neil Gandal
Tel Aviv University - Eitan Berglas School of Economics and Berglas School of Economics, Tel Aviv University
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cloud computing, network effects, platform competition, two-sided markets

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Microstructure of Collaboration: The Network of Open Source Software

NET Institute Working Paper No. 08-01
Number of pages: 32 Posted: 24 May 2008
Chaim Fershtman and Neil Gandal
Tel Aviv University - Eitan Berglas School of Economics and Berglas School of Economics, Tel Aviv University
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The open source model is a form of software development with source code that is

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Network Dynamics and Knowledge Transfer in Virtual Organizations: Overcoming the Liability of Dispersion

Number of pages: 28 Posted: 19 Jul 2014
Neil Gandal and Uriel Stettner
Berglas School of Economics, Tel Aviv University and Tel Aviv University - Recanati Business School
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Network Dynamics, Knowledge Spillovers, Social Network, Open Source, Exploration, Exploitation, Social Capital

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Platform Competition in Telecommunications

CEPR Discussion Paper No. 4659
Number of pages: 50 Posted: 03 Dec 2004
Jeffrey Church and Neil Gandal
University of Calgary - Department of Economics and Berglas School of Economics, Tel Aviv University
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Platform competition, telecommunications

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Surviving a Standards War: Lessons Learned from the Life and Death of Divx

CEPR Discussion Paper No. 3935
Number of pages: 20 Posted: 08 Aug 2003
David Dranove and Neil Gandal
Northwestern University - Kellogg School of Management and Berglas School of Economics, Tel Aviv University
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Standards war, network effects

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Personal Value Priorities of Economists

CEPR Discussion Paper No. 4655
Number of pages: 33 Posted: 03 Dec 2004
Neil Gandal, Sonia Roccas and Lilach Sagiv
Berglas School of Economics, Tel Aviv University, Open University of Israel - Department of Education and Psychology and Hebrew University of Jerusalem - Jerusalem School of Business Administration
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Value priorities, economists

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The Dvd Versus Divx Standard War: Empirical Evidence of Network Effects and Preannouncement Effects

CEPR Discussion Paper No. 3634
Number of pages: 37 Posted: 11 Dec 2002
David Dranove and Neil Gandal
Northwestern University - Kellogg School of Management and Berglas School of Economics, Tel Aviv University
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product preannouncements, standards, network effects

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Technology, Trade, and Adjustment to Immigration in Israel

NBER Working Paper No. w7962
Number of pages: 44 Posted: 11 Oct 2000 Last Revised: 14 Sep 2001
Berglas School of Economics, Tel Aviv University, University of California, San Diego (UCSD) - Graduate School of International Relations and Pacific Studies (IRPS) and Dartmouth College - Tuck School of Business
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New Horizons: Telecommunications Policy in Israel in the 21st Century

Israel Economic Review, Vol. 1, No. 2, 2003
Number of pages: 11 Posted: 07 Nov 2012
Neil Gandal
Berglas School of Economics, Tel Aviv University
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Intellectual Property and Standardization Committee Participation in the Us Modem Industry

CEPR Discussion Paper No. 4658
Number of pages: 34 Posted: 03 Dec 2004
Neil Gandal, Nataly Gantman and David Genesove
Berglas School of Economics, Tel Aviv University, Tel Aviv University - Eitan Berglas School of Economics and Hebrew University of Jerusalem - Department of Economics
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Modems, patenting, standardization committee participation

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Good Neighbours/Bad Citizens: Personal Value Priorities of Economists

CEPR Discussion Paper No. 3660
Number of pages: 16 Posted: 10 Jan 2003
Neil Gandal and Sonia Roccas
Berglas School of Economics, Tel Aviv University and Open University of Israel - Department of Education and Psychology
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Value priorities, economists

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The Effect of Native Language on Internet Usage

CEPR Discussion Paper No. 3633
Number of pages: 25 Posted: 06 Dec 2002
Neil Gandal
Berglas School of Economics, Tel Aviv University
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Internet use, network effects, language

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Online Exploration When Search Topic and Popularity Ranking Are Decoupled: Insights on Echo Chambers

Number of pages: 35 Posted: 14 Aug 2017
Sagit Bar-Gill and Neil Gandal
Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) and Berglas School of Economics, Tel Aviv University
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Content Exploration, Online Search, Online Content Choice, Decision Making, Opinion Leadership, Echo Chamber, Online Behavior

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Price Manipulation in the Bitcoin Ecosystem

CEPR Discussion Paper No. DP12061
Number of pages: 35 Posted: 30 May 2017 Last Revised: 21 May 2018
Neil Gandal, JT Hamrick, Tyler Moore and Tali Oberman
Berglas School of Economics, Tel Aviv University, University of Tulsa - Tandy School of Computer Science, University of Tulsa - Tandy School of Computer Science and Tel Aviv University - Eitan Berglas School of Economics
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Bitcoin, Crytocurrencies, Price Manipulation

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A Consistent Weighted Ranking Scheme with an Application to NCAA College Football Rankings

CEPR Discussion Paper No. 5239
Number of pages: 24 Posted: 24 Oct 2005
Johns Hopkins University - Carey Business School, Tel Aviv University - Eitan Berglas School of Economics and Berglas School of Economics, Tel Aviv University
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Ranking, sport tournament, NCAA football

Network-Mediated Knowledge Spillovers: A Cross-Country Comparative Analysis of Information Security Innovations

NBER Working Paper No. w23808
Number of pages: 43 Posted: 18 Sep 2017
Lee Branstetter, Neil Gandal and Nadav Kuniesky
Carnegie Mellon University - H. John Heinz III School of Public Policy and Management, Berglas School of Economics, Tel Aviv University and Tel Aviv University
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Network-Mediated Knowledge Spillovers: A Cross-Country Comparative Analysis of Information Security Innovations

CEPR Discussion Paper No. DP12268
Number of pages: 46 Posted: 11 Sep 2017
Lee Branstetter, Neil Gandal and Nadav Kunievsky
Carnegie Mellon University - H. John Heinz III School of Public Policy and Management, Berglas School of Economics, Tel Aviv University and Tel Aviv University
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Information Security, Knowledge Spillovers, patents

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A Brief Survey of the Economics of Open Source Software

CEPR Discussion Paper No. DP8434
Number of pages: 14 Posted: 16 Jun 2011
Chaim Fershtman and Neil Gandal
Tel Aviv University - Eitan Berglas School of Economics and Berglas School of Economics, Tel Aviv University
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Digital Content, Intrinsic Motivation, Licenses, Open Source Software, R&D

Network Security: Vulnerabilities and Disclosure Policy

CEPR Discussion Paper No. DP6134
Number of pages: 34 Posted: 19 May 2008
Jay Pil Choi, Chaim Fershtman and Neil Gandal
Michigan State University - Department of Economics, Tel Aviv University - Eitan Berglas School of Economics and Berglas School of Economics, Tel Aviv University
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Disclosure policy, Internet security, software vulnerabilities

Network Security: Vulnerabilities and Disclosure Policy

The Journal of Industrial Economics, Vol. 58, Issue 4, pp. 868-894, 2010
Number of pages: 27 Posted: 30 Dec 2010
Jay Pil Choi, Chaim Fershtman and Neil Gandal
Michigan State University - Department of Economics, Tel Aviv University - Eitan Berglas School of Economics and Berglas School of Economics, Tel Aviv University
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Internet security, software vulnerabilities, disclosure policy

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Information Technology Use and Productivity at the Individual Level

CEPR Discussion Paper No. DP6260
Number of pages: 25 Posted: 21 May 2008
Berglas School of Economics, Tel Aviv University, Greylock McKinnon Associates and Boston University – Questrom School of Business
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information technology, productivity, social networks

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Obesity and Price Sensitivity at the Supermarket

CEPR Discussion Paper No. DP7443
Number of pages: 20 Posted: 07 Oct 2009
Neil Gandal and Anastasia Shabelansky
Berglas School of Economics, Tel Aviv University and Tel Aviv University - Department of Public Policy
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Obesity, Price Sensitivity

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Direct and Indirect Network Effects are Equivalent: A Comment on “Direct and Indirectnetwork Effects: Are They Equivalent?”

CEPR Discussion Paper No. DP9097
Number of pages: 15 Posted: 28 Sep 2012
Jeffrey Church and Neil Gandal
University of Calgary - Department of Economics and Berglas School of Economics, Tel Aviv University
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network effects, standardization

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Microstructure of Collaboration: The 'Social Network' of Open Source Software

CEPR Discussion Paper No. DP6789
Number of pages: 34 Posted: 12 Jun 2008
Chaim Fershtman and Neil Gandal
Tel Aviv University - Eitan Berglas School of Economics and Berglas School of Economics, Tel Aviv University
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Microstructure of Collaboration, network, open source

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Online Exploration, Content Choice & Echo Chambers: An Experiment

CEPR Discussion Paper No. DP11909
Number of pages: 32 Posted: 20 Mar 2017
Sagit Bar-Gill and Neil Gandal
Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) and Berglas School of Economics, Tel Aviv University
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content exploration, echo chamber, filter bubble, online search, opinion leadership

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SSOs: Current Policy Issues and Empirical Evidence

CEPR Discussion Paper No. DP9849
Number of pages: 35 Posted: 02 Jun 2014
Neil Gandal and Pierre Regibeau
Berglas School of Economics, Tel Aviv University and Imperial College
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SSO Performance, Standard Setting Organizations (SSOs)

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Networks and Spillovers in Software in Israeli Hi-Tech

CEPR Discussion Paper No. DP13467
Number of pages: 21 Posted: 23 Jan 2019 Last Revised: 04 Feb 2019
Shani Cohen and Neil Gandal
affiliation not provided to SSRN and Berglas School of Economics, Tel Aviv University
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Ain’T it "Suite"? Bundling in the Pc Office Software Market

CEPR Discussion Paper No. DP9181
Number of pages: 68 Posted: 21 May 2018 Last Revised: 25 Jun 2018
Berglas School of Economics, Tel Aviv University, Kellogg School of Management and Columbia University - Columbia Business School
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Bundling, Office Productivity Software, Simulations

The Dynamics of Technological Adoption in Hardware/Software Systems: The Case of Compact Disc Players

RAND Journal of Economics, Vol. 31, No. 1
Posted: 10 Mar 2000
Neil Gandal, Michael Kende and Rafael Rob
Berglas School of Economics, Tel Aviv University, Federal Communications Commission (FCC) and University of Pennsylvania - Department of Economics

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The Dynamics of Technological Adoption in Hardware/Software Systems: The Case of Compact Disc Players

CEPR Discussion Paper Series No. 2078
Posted: 06 Jul 1999
Rafael Rob, Neil Gandal and Michael Kende
University of Pennsylvania - Department of Economics, Berglas School of Economics, Tel Aviv University and Federal Communications Commission (FCC)

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Asymmetric Information and Commodity Money: Tickling the Tolerance in Medieval France

Journal of Money, Credit and Banking, Vol. 29, No. 4, Part 1 (November 1997)
Posted: 19 Nov 1997
Neil Gandal and Nathan Sussman
Berglas School of Economics, Tel Aviv University and Hebrew University of Jerusalem - Department of Economics

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