Peter Howitt

Brown University - Department of Economics

Box B

Providence, RI 02912

United States

National Bureau of Economic Research (NBER)

1050 Massachusetts Avenue

Cambridge, MA 02138

United States

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1.

Getting at Systemic Risk Via an Agent-Based Model of the Housing Market

Cowles Foundation Discussion Paper No. 1852
Number of pages: 14 Posted: 11 Mar 2012
Yale University - Cowles Foundation, George Mason University - Department of Computational Social Science, Institute for New Economic Thinking, Brown University - Department of Economics, affiliation not provided to SSRN, affiliation not provided to SSRN, George Mason University - Department of Computational Social Science, George Mason University - Department of Computational Social Science and affiliation not provided to SSRN
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Agent based models, Housing prices, Boom and bust, Leverage, Interest rates, Foreclosures, Systemic risk

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When Does Domestic Saving Matter for Economic Growth?

Harvard Business School BGIE Unit Working Paper No. 09-080
Number of pages: 54 Posted: 15 Jan 2009
College de France and London School of Economics and Political Science, Fellow, Harvard Business School - Business, Government and the International Economy Unit, Brown University - Department of Economics and Charles River Associates (CRA)
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Savings, growth, technology adoption, TFP, FDI

When Does Domestic Saving Matter for Economic Growth?

NBER Working Paper No. w12275
Number of pages: 46 Posted: 14 Sep 2006
Philippe Aghion, Diego Comin and Peter Howitt
College de France and London School of Economics and Political Science, Fellow, New York University (NYU) - Department of Economics and Brown University - Department of Economics
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Citation 302

Competition and Innovation: An Inverted U Relationship

Advanced Institute of Management Research Paper No. 007
Number of pages: 43 Posted: 25 Nov 2008
College de France and London School of Economics and Political Science, Fellow, Stanford University - Department of Economics, UCL, Institute for Fiscal Studies (IFS) and Brown University - Department of Economics
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Competition and Innovation: An Inverted U Relationship

NBER Working Paper No. w9269
Number of pages: 70 Posted: 13 Oct 2002
College de France and London School of Economics and Political Science, Fellow, Stanford University - Department of Economics, Institute for Fiscal Studies (IFS), Brown University - Department of Economics and UCL
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Citation 1

What Do We Learn from Schumpeterian Growth Theory?

PIER Working Paper No. 13-026
Number of pages: 44 Posted: 06 Jun 2013
Philippe Aghion, Ufuk Akcigit and Peter Howitt
College de France and London School of Economics and Political Science, Fellow, University of Chicago - Department of Economics and Brown University - Department of Economics
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Creative destruction, entry, exit, competition, firm dynamics, reallocation, R&D, industrial policy, technological frontier, Schumpeterian wave, general purpose technology

What Do We Learn from Schumpeterian Growth Theory?

NBER Working Paper No. w18824
Number of pages: 44 Posted: 22 Feb 2013
Philippe Aghion, Ufuk Akcigit and Peter Howitt
College de France and London School of Economics and Political Science, Fellow, University of Chicago - Department of Economics and Brown University - Department of Economics
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A Model of Growth Through Creative Destruction

NBER Working Paper No. w3223
Number of pages: 50 Posted: 01 Feb 2001
Philippe Aghion and Peter Howitt
College de France and London School of Economics and Political Science, Fellow and Brown University - Department of Economics
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The Effects of Entry on Incumbent Innovation and Productivity

NBER Working Paper No. w12027
Number of pages: 52 Posted: 04 May 2006
College de France and London School of Economics and Political Science, Fellow, UCL, Institute for Fiscal Studies (IFS), Brown University - Department of Economics and Max Planck Society for the Advancement of the Sciences - Max Planck Institute for Research on Collective Goods
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The Effects of Entry on Incumbent Innovation and Productivity

CEPR Discussion Paper No. 5323
Number of pages: 52 Posted: 03 Jan 2006
College de France and London School of Economics and Political Science, Fellow, UCL, Institute for Fiscal Studies (IFS), Brown University - Department of Economics and Max Planck Society for the Advancement of the Sciences - Max Planck Institute for Research on Collective Goods
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Entry, innovation, growth

How Inflation Affects Macroeconomic Performance: An Agent-Based Computational Investigation

Number of pages: 28 Posted: 09 Jul 2012 Last Revised: 11 Jul 2012
Quamrul H. Ashraf, Boris Gershman and Peter Howitt
Williams College - Department of Economics, American University - Department of Economics and Brown University - Department of Economics
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Agent-based computational model, inflation, price dispersion, firm turnover

How Inflation Affects Macroeconomic Performance: An Agent-Based Computational Investigation

Number of pages: 27 Posted: 07 Jul 2012 Last Revised: 06 Jul 2013
Quamrul H. Ashraf, Boris Gershman and Peter Howitt
Williams College - Department of Economics, American University - Department of Economics and Brown University - Department of Economics
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agent-based computational model, inflation, price dispersion, firm turnover

How Inflation Affects Macroeconomic Performance: An Agent-Based Computational Investigation

NBER Working Paper No. w18225
Number of pages: 28 Posted: 14 Jul 2012
Quamrul H. Ashraf, Boris Gershman and Peter Howitt
Williams College - Department of Economics, American University - Department of Economics and Brown University - Department of Economics
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The Effect of Financial Development on Convergence: Theory and Evidence

NBER Working Paper No. w10358
Number of pages: 51 Posted: 23 Mar 2004
College de France and London School of Economics and Political Science, Fellow, Brown University - Department of Economics and Centro de Investigación y Docencia Económicas (CIDE) - Division of Economics
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R&D, Implementation and Stagnation: A Schumpeterian Theory of Convergence Clubs

NBER Working Paper No. w9104
Number of pages: 41 Posted: 16 Aug 2002
Peter Howitt and David Mayer-Foulkes
Brown University - Department of Economics and Centro de Investigación y Docencia Económicas (CIDE) - Division of Economics
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The Relationship between Health and Growth: When Lucas Meets Nelson-Phelps

NBER Working Paper No. w15813
Number of pages: 25 Posted: 15 Mar 2010
Philippe Aghion, Peter Howitt and Fabrice Murtin
College de France and London School of Economics and Political Science, Fellow, Brown University - Department of Economics and Stanford University
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Banks, Market Organization, and Macroeconomic Performance: An Agent-Based Computational Analysis

Number of pages: 63 Posted: 23 May 2011 Last Revised: 04 Sep 2016
Quamrul H. Ashraf, Boris Gershman and Peter Howitt
Williams College - Department of Economics, American University - Department of Economics and Brown University - Department of Economics
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Agent-based computational model, Market organization, Banking system, Macroeconomic stability, Financial stabilizer

Banks, Market Organization, and Macroeconomic Performance: An Agent-Based Computational Analysis

NBER Working Paper No. w17102
Number of pages: 56 Posted: 06 Jun 2011
Quamrul H. Ashraf, Boris Gershman and Peter Howitt
Williams College - Department of Economics, American University - Department of Economics and Brown University - Department of Economics
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Comment on 'PSST: Patterns of Sustainable Specialization and Trade' (by Arnold Kling)

Capitalism and Society, Vol. 6, Issue 2, Article 5, 2011
Number of pages: 12 Posted: 28 Jan 2013
Peter Howitt
Brown University - Department of Economics
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From Curiosity to Wealth Creation: How University Research Can Boost Economic Growth

C.D. Howe Institute Commentary 383
Number of pages: 32 Posted: 31 Jul 2013
Peter Howitt
Brown University - Department of Economics
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Economic Growth, Innovation, Education, University

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Beyond Search: Fiat Money in Organized Exchange

International Economic Review, Vol. 46, No. 2, pp. 405-429, May 2005
Number of pages: 25 Posted: 05 May 2005
Peter Howitt
Brown University - Department of Economics
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Adaptive Consumption Behavior

NBER Working Paper No. w15427
Number of pages: 69 Posted: 21 Oct 2009
Peter Howitt and Ömer Özak
Brown University - Department of Economics and Southern Methodist University - Department of Economics
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Mushrooms and Yeast: The Implications of Technological Progress for Canada's Economic Growth

C.D. Howe Institute Commentary 433
Number of pages: 24 Posted: 10 Sep 2015
Peter Howitt
Brown University - Department of Economics
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Innovation and Business Growth

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Patent Rights, Product Market Reforms, and Innovation

NBER Working Paper No. w18854
Posted: 01 Mar 2013
Philippe Aghion, Peter Howitt and Susanne Prantl
College de France and London School of Economics and Political Science, Fellow, Brown University - Department of Economics and Max Planck Society for the Advancement of the Sciences - Max Planck Institute for Research on Collective Goods
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Learning, Expectations, and the Financial Instability Hypothesis

Institute for New Economic Thinking Working Paper Series No. 33
Number of pages: 16 Posted: 21 Jan 2016
Martin Guzman and Peter Howitt
Columbia University and Brown University - Department of Economics
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Expectations, Endogenous Financial Fragility, Financial Crises

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The Schumpeterian Growth Paradigm

Annual Review of Economics, Vol. 7, pp. 557-575, 2015
Posted: 07 Aug 2015
Philippe Aghion, Ufuk Akcigit and Peter Howitt
College de France and London School of Economics and Political Science, Fellow, University of Chicago - Department of Economics and Brown University - Department of Economics

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Testing Creative Destruction in an Opening Economy

Economics of Transition, Vol. 21, Issue 3, pp. 419-450, 2013
Number of pages: 32 Posted: 06 Jul 2013
College de France and London School of Economics and Political Science, Fellow, Pennsylvania State University - School of International Affairs, Brown University - Department of Economics and University of Pretoria - Department of Economics
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Productivity growth, trade liberalization, South African manufacturing

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Capital, Innovation, and Growth Accounting

Oxford Review of Economic Policy, Vol. 23, No. 1, pp. 79-93, 2007
Posted: 25 Jun 2008
Philippe Aghion and Peter Howitt
College de France and London School of Economics and Political Science, Fellow and Brown University - Department of Economics

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capital, innovation, growth

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The Emergence of Economic Organization

Journal of Economic Behavior & Organization, Vol. 41, No. 1, January 2000
Posted: 24 Dec 2000
Peter Howitt and Robert Clower
Brown University - Department of Economics and University of South Carolina - Darla Moore School of Business

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markets, money, transaction costs, organization, intermediation

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Steady Endogenous Growth with Population and R & D Inputs Growing

Journal of Political Economy, Vol. 107, Issue 4, August 1999
Posted: 28 Sep 1999
Peter Howitt
Brown University - Department of Economics

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