Donald R. Davis

Columbia University, Graduate School of Arts and Sciences, Department of Economics

Professor of Economics

420 W. 118th Street

New York, NY 10027

United States

National Bureau of Economic Research (NBER)

1050 Massachusetts Avenue

Cambridge, MA 02138

United States

SCHOLARLY PAPERS

26

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Scholarly Papers (26)

Economic Geography and Regional Production Structure: An Empirical Investigation

A1.83 WP 6093; Harvard Institute of Economic Research Paper No. 1802, FRB of New York Staff Report No. 40
Number of pages: 49 Posted: 31 Mar 1998
Donald R. Davis and David E. Weinstein
Columbia University, Graduate School of Arts and Sciences, Department of Economics and Columbia University - Graduate School of Arts and Sciences - Department of Economics
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Economic Geography and Reginal Production Structure: An Empirical Investigation

NBER Working Paper No. w6093
Number of pages: 49 Posted: 26 Jul 2000 Last Revised: 06 Oct 2010
Donald R. Davis and David E. Weinstein
Columbia University, Graduate School of Arts and Sciences, Department of Economics and Columbia University - Graduate School of Arts and Sciences - Department of Economics
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Human Capital, Unemployment, and Relative Wages in a Global Economy

Harvard Institute of Economic Research Paper No. 1804; FRB International Finance Discussion Paper No. 659
Number of pages: 37 Posted: 19 Jan 2001
Donald R. Davis and Trevor A. Reeve
Columbia University, Graduate School of Arts and Sciences, Department of Economics and U.S. Trade and Quantitative Studies
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Human Capital, Unemployment, and Relative Wages in a Global Economy

NBER Working Paper No. w6133
Number of pages: 36 Posted: 06 Aug 2003
Donald R. Davis and Trevor A. Reeve
Columbia University, Graduate School of Arts and Sciences, Department of Economics and U.S. Trade and Quantitative Studies
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The Home Market, Trade, and Industrial Structure

FRB of New York Staff Report No. 35
Number of pages: 29 Posted: 11 Nov 2006
Donald R. Davis
Columbia University, Graduate School of Arts and Sciences, Department of Economics
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economic geography, home market, transport costs, industrial structure

The Home Market, Trade, and Industrial Structure

NBER Working Paper No. w6076
Number of pages: 29 Posted: 20 Jun 2000 Last Revised: 06 Oct 2010
Donald R. Davis
Columbia University, Graduate School of Arts and Sciences, Department of Economics
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Trade Liberalization and Income Distribution

NBER Working Paper No. w5693
Number of pages: 17 Posted: 18 Oct 1996 Last Revised: 03 Oct 2010
Donald R. Davis
Columbia University, Graduate School of Arts and Sciences, Department of Economics
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The Factor Content of Trade

NBER Working Paper No. w8637
Number of pages: 45 Posted: 06 Dec 2001 Last Revised: 25 Oct 2010
Donald R. Davis and David E. Weinstein
Columbia University, Graduate School of Arts and Sciences, Department of Economics and Columbia University - Graduate School of Arts and Sciences - Department of Economics
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Does Economic Geography Matter for International Specialization?

NBER Working Paper No. w5706
Number of pages: 65 Posted: 14 Aug 2000 Last Revised: 03 Oct 2010
Donald R. Davis and David E. Weinstein
Columbia University, Graduate School of Arts and Sciences, Department of Economics and Columbia University - Graduate School of Arts and Sciences - Department of Economics
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Does Economic Geography Matter for International Specialization?

A1.159 WP 403
Posted: 25 Mar 1998
Donald R. Davis and David E. Weinstein
Columbia University, Graduate School of Arts and Sciences, Department of Economics and Columbia University - Graduate School of Arts and Sciences - Department of Economics

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Market Access, Economic Geography, and Comparative Advantage: an Empirical Assessment

NBER Working Paper No. w6787
Number of pages: 62 Posted: 22 Jan 1999 Last Revised: 11 Oct 2010
Donald R. Davis and David E. Weinstein
Columbia University, Graduate School of Arts and Sciences, Department of Economics and Columbia University - Graduate School of Arts and Sciences - Department of Economics
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An Account of Global Factor Trade

NBER Working Paper No. w6785
Number of pages: 78 Posted: 20 Dec 1998 Last Revised: 11 Oct 2010
Donald R. Davis and David E. Weinstein
Columbia University, Graduate School of Arts and Sciences, Department of Economics and Columbia University - Graduate School of Arts and Sciences - Department of Economics
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Trade, Firms, and Wages: Theory and Evidence

NBER Working Paper No. w14106
Number of pages: 46 Posted: 22 Jun 2008 Last Revised: 19 Jul 2010
Mary Amiti and Donald R. Davis
Federal Reserve Bank of New York and Columbia University, Graduate School of Arts and Sciences, Department of Economics
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Trade, Firms, and Wages: Theory and Evidence

CEPR Discussion Paper No. DP6872
Number of pages: 47 Posted: 20 Aug 2008
Mary Amiti and Donald R. Davis
Federal Reserve Bank of New York and Columbia University, Graduate School of Arts and Sciences, Department of Economics
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firm heterogeneity, input tariffs, output tariffs, trade liberalization, wages

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What's Behind Volatile Import Prices from China?

Current Issues in Economics and Finance, Vol. 15, No. 1, January 2009
Number of pages: 7 Posted: 15 Jan 2009
Mary Amiti and Donald R. Davis
Federal Reserve Bank of New York and Columbia University, Graduate School of Arts and Sciences, Department of Economics
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import prices, china

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Technological Superiority and the Losses from Migration

NBER Working Paper No. w8971
Number of pages: 48 Posted: 30 May 2002 Last Revised: 27 Oct 2010
Donald R. Davis and David E. Weinstein
Columbia University, Graduate School of Arts and Sciences, Department of Economics and Columbia University - Graduate School of Arts and Sciences - Department of Economics
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What Role for Empirics in International Trade?

NBER Working Paper No. w8543
Number of pages: 36 Posted: 18 Oct 2001 Last Revised: 02 Jan 2010
Donald R. Davis and David E. Weinstein
Columbia University, Graduate School of Arts and Sciences, Department of Economics and Columbia University - Graduate School of Arts and Sciences - Department of Economics
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Bones, Bombs and Break Points: The Geography of Economic Activity

NBER Working Paper No. w8517
Number of pages: 46 Posted: 04 Oct 2001
Donald R. Davis and David E. Weinstein
Columbia University, Graduate School of Arts and Sciences, Department of Economics and Columbia University - Graduate School of Arts and Sciences - Department of Economics
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The Heckscher-Ohlin-Vanek Model of Trade: Why Does it Fail? When Does it Work?

NBER Working Paper No. w5625
Number of pages: 52 Posted: 13 Jul 2000
Columbia University, Graduate School of Arts and Sciences, Department of Economics, Columbia University - Graduate School of Arts and Sciences - Department of Economics, Brigham Young University - Department of Economics and Keio University
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Good Jobs, Bad Jobs, and Trade Liberalization

NBER Working Paper No. w13139
Number of pages: 36 Posted: 27 Jun 2007 Last Revised: 28 Jul 2010
Donald R. Davis and James Harrigan
Columbia University, Graduate School of Arts and Sciences, Department of Economics and University of Virginia - Department of Economics
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A Search for Multiple Equilibria in Urban Industrial Structure

NBER Working Paper No. w10252
Number of pages: 63 Posted: 31 Jan 2004 Last Revised: 12 Aug 2013
Donald R. Davis and David E. Weinstein
Columbia University, Graduate School of Arts and Sciences, Department of Economics and Columbia University - Graduate School of Arts and Sciences - Department of Economics
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A Search for Multiple Equilibria in Urban Industrial Structure

Journal of Regional Science, Vol. 48, Issue 1, pp. 29-65, February 2008
Number of pages: 38 Posted: 11 Jan 2008
Donald R. Davis and David E. Weinstein
Columbia University, Graduate School of Arts and Sciences, Department of Economics and Columbia University - Graduate School of Arts and Sciences - Department of Economics
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Technology, Unemployment, and Relative Wages in a Global Economy

NBER Working Paper No. w5636
Number of pages: 29 Posted: 29 Jun 2000
Donald R. Davis
Columbia University, Graduate School of Arts and Sciences, Department of Economics
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The Comparative Advantage of Cities

NBER Working Paper No. w20602
Number of pages: 58 Posted: 22 Oct 2014
Donald R. Davis and Jonathan I. Dingel
Columbia University, Graduate School of Arts and Sciences, Department of Economics and University of Chicago - Booth School of Business
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Market Size, Linkages, and Productivity: A Study of Japanese Regions

NBER Working Paper No. w8518
Number of pages: 29 Posted: 04 Oct 2001 Last Revised: 03 Feb 2015
Donald R. Davis and David E. Weinstein
Columbia University, Graduate School of Arts and Sciences, Department of Economics and Columbia University - Graduate School of Arts and Sciences - Department of Economics
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Do Factor Endowments Matter for North-North Trade?

NBER Working Paper No. w8516
Number of pages: 49 Posted: 04 Oct 2001 Last Revised: 02 Jan 2010
Donald R. Davis and David E. Weinstein
Columbia University, Graduate School of Arts and Sciences, Department of Economics and Columbia University - Graduate School of Arts and Sciences - Department of Economics
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Tariff Phase-Outs: Theory and Evidence from GATT and NAFTA

NBER Working Paper No. w5421
Number of pages: 38 Posted: 17 Jul 2000 Last Revised: 30 Sep 2010
Carsten Kowalczyk and Donald R. Davis
Tufts University - The Fletcher School of Law and Diplomacy and Columbia University, Graduate School of Arts and Sciences, Department of Economics
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Cities, Lights, and Skills in Developing Economies

University of Chicago, Becker Friedman Institute for Economics Working Paper No. 2019-50
Number of pages: 46 Posted: 28 Mar 2019
Jonathan I. Dingel, Antonio Miscio and Donald R. Davis
University of Chicago - Booth School of Business, Columbia University and Columbia University, Graduate School of Arts and Sciences, Department of Economics
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cities, metropolitan areas, satellite images, skill-biased agglomeration, Zipf’s Law

Cities, Lights, and Skills in Developing Economies

NBER Working Paper No. w25678
Number of pages: 46 Posted: 26 Mar 2019
Jonathan I. Dingel, Antonio Miscio and Donald R. Davis
University of Chicago - Booth School of Business, Columbia University and Columbia University, Graduate School of Arts and Sciences, Department of Economics
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How Segregated is Urban Consumption?

Kreisman Working Papers Series in Housing Law and Policy No. 46
Number of pages: 97 Posted: 16 Nov 2017
Columbia University, Graduate School of Arts and Sciences, Department of Economics, University of Chicago - Booth School of Business, Centre for Monetary and Financial Studies (CEMFI) and Princeton University - Department of Economics
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How Segregated is Urban Consumption?

NBER Working Paper No. w23822
Number of pages: 97 Posted: 18 Sep 2017
Columbia University, Graduate School of Arts and Sciences, Department of Economics, University of Chicago - Booth School of Business, Centre for Monetary and Financial Studies (CEMFI) and Princeton University - Department of Economics
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A Spatial Knowledge Economy

NBER Working Paper No. w18188
Number of pages: 49 Posted: 22 Jun 2012 Last Revised: 29 Apr 2015
Donald R. Davis and Jonathan I. Dingel
Columbia University, Graduate School of Arts and Sciences, Department of Economics and University of Chicago - Booth School of Business
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Does European Unemployment Prop Up American Wages?

NBER Working Paper No. w5620
Number of pages: 34 Posted: 16 May 2011
Donald R. Davis
Columbia University, Graduate School of Arts and Sciences, Department of Economics
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The Home Market, Trade, and Industrial Structure

A1.83 WP 6076; and Harvard Institute of Economic Research Paper No. 1800
Posted: 17 Jan 1998
Donald R. Davis
Columbia University, Graduate School of Arts and Sciences, Department of Economics

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