Glenn Ellison

Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Department of Economics

Professor

50 Memorial Drive

Room E52-380B

Cambridge, MA 02142

United States

National Bureau of Economic Research (NBER)

1050 Massachusetts Avenue

Cambridge, MA 02138

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SCHOLARLY PAPERS

30

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Scholarly Papers (30)

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Downloads 1,134 ( 13,905)
Citation 218

Career Concerns of Mutual Fund Managers

Number of pages: 47 Posted: 07 Oct 1998
Judith A. Chevalier and Glenn Ellison
Yale School of Management and Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Department of Economics
Downloads 1,018 (16,085)
Citation 218

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Career Concerns of Mutual Fund Managers

NBER Working Paper No. w6394
Number of pages: 44 Posted: 20 Jul 2000
Judith A. Chevalier and Glenn Ellison
Yale School of Management and Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Department of Economics
Downloads 116 (197,392)
Citation 218

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Search, Obfuscation, and Price Elasticities on the Internet

MIT Department of Economics Working Paper No. 04-27
Number of pages: 55 Posted: 15 Jul 2004
Glenn Ellison and Sara Fisher Ellison
Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Department of Economics and Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Department of Economics
Downloads 884 (19,889)
Citation 94

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search, obfuscation, Internet, retail, search engines, loss leaders, add-on pricing, website design, demand elasticities, frictionless commerce

Search, Obfuscation, and Price Elasticities on the Internet

NBER Working Paper No. w10570
Number of pages: 54 Posted: 04 Jul 2004
Glenn Ellison and Sara Fisher Ellison
Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Department of Economics and Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Department of Economics
Downloads 46 (340,172)
Citation 94

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What Causes Industry Agglomeration? Evidence from Coagglomeration Patterns

Harvard Institute of Economic Research Discussion Paper No. 2133, US Census Bureau Center for Economic Studies Paper No. CES-WP-07-13
Number of pages: 57 Posted: 17 Apr 2007
Glenn Ellison, Edward L. Glaeser and William R. Kerr
Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Department of Economics, Harvard University - John F. Kennedy School of Government, Department of Economics and Harvard University - Entrepreneurial Management Unit
Downloads 474 (46,797)
Citation 68

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What Causes Industry Agglomeration? Evidence from Coagglomeration Patterns

NBER Working Paper No. w13068
Number of pages: 56 Posted: 27 Jun 2007
Glenn Ellison, Edward L. Glaeser and William R. Kerr
Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Department of Economics, Harvard University - John F. Kennedy School of Government, Department of Economics and Harvard University - Entrepreneurial Management Unit
Downloads 78 (258,543)
Citation 68

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Citation 61

The Slowdown Of The Economics Publishing Process

MIT Dept. of Economics Working Paper No. 00-12
Number of pages: 72 Posted: 28 Jul 2000
Glenn Ellison
Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Department of Economics
Downloads 376 (62,204)
Citation 61

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Economics Journals, Slowdown, Economics Profession, Specialization, Revisions

The Slowdown of the Economics Publishing Process

Journal of Political Economy, Vol. 110, October 2002
Posted: 27 Feb 2003
Glenn Ellison
Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Department of Economics

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Internet Retail Demand: Taxes, Geography, and Online-Offline Competition

MIT Department of Economics Working Paper No. 06-14
Number of pages: 37 Posted: 12 May 2006
Glenn Ellison and Sara Fisher Ellison
Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Department of Economics and Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Department of Economics
Downloads 235 (105,367)
Citation 4

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Ecommerce, internet taxation, discrete choice analysis

Internet Retail Demand: Taxes, Geography, and Online-Offline Competition

NBER Working Paper No. w12242
Number of pages: 36 Posted: 25 May 2006
Glenn Ellison and Sara Fisher Ellison
Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Department of Economics and Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Department of Economics
Downloads 33 (387,237)
Citation 4

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Evolving Standards For Academic Publishing: A q-r Theory

MIT Dept. of Economics Working Paper No. 00-13
Number of pages: 45 Posted: 28 Jul 2000
Glenn Ellison
Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Department of Economics
Downloads 228 (108,632)
Citation 47

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Academic publishing, journals, social norms, evolution, standards, overconfidence, quality

Evolving Standards for Academic Publishing: A Q-R Theory

NBER Working Paper No. w7805
Number of pages: 44 Posted: 02 May 2011
Glenn Ellison
Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Department of Economics
Downloads 7 (526,675)
Citation 47

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Evolving Standards for Academic Publishing: A q-r Theory

Journal of Political Economy, Vol. 110, October 2002
Posted: 27 Feb 2003
Glenn Ellison
Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Department of Economics

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Risk Taking by Mutual Funds as a Response to Incentives

NBER Working Paper No. w5234
Number of pages: 55 Posted: 12 Jul 2000
Judith A. Chevalier and Glenn Ellison
Yale School of Management and Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Department of Economics
Downloads 214 (115,734)
Citation 501

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Risk Taking by Mutual Funds as a Response to Incentives

Posted: 14 Sep 1995
Judith A. Chevalier and Glenn Ellison
Yale School of Management and Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Department of Economics

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Competing Auctions

Harvard Institute Research Working Paper No. 1960
Number of pages: 59 Posted: 15 Aug 2002
Drew Fudenberg and Glenn Ellison
Harvard University - Department of Economics and Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Department of Economics
Downloads 183 (131,265)
Citation 24

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Dynamics of Open Source Movements

CESifo Working Paper Series No. 3215
Number of pages: 33 Posted: 25 Oct 2010
Susan Athey and Glenn Ellison
Stanford Graduate School of Business and Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Department of Economics
Downloads 180 (125,140)
Citation 3

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Knife Edge or Plateau: When Do Market Models Tip?

MIT Department of Economics Working Paper No. 03-07
Number of pages: 32 Posted: 17 Feb 2003
Drew Fudenberg and Glenn Ellison
Harvard University - Department of Economics and Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Department of Economics
Downloads 171 (139,550)
Citation 27

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Tipping, Agglomeration, Two-sided Markets, Network Externalities, Increasing Returns

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Location Choice in Two-Sided Markets with Indivisible Agents

Harvard Institute of Economic Research Discussion Paper No. 2056
Number of pages: 29 Posted: 11 Jan 2005
Robert M. Anderson, Drew Fudenberg and Glenn Ellison
University of California, Berkeley - Department of Economics, Harvard University - Department of Economics and Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Department of Economics
Downloads 162 (146,911)
Citation 8

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Are Some Mutual Funds Managers Better than Others? Cross-Sectional Patterns in Behavior and Performance

NBER Working Paper No. w5852
Number of pages: 33 Posted: 16 Jul 2000
Judith A. Chevalier and Glenn Ellison
Yale School of Management and Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Department of Economics
Downloads 158 (139,550)
Citation 145

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How Does the Market Use Citation Data? The Hirsch Index in Economics

CESifo Working Paper Series No. 3188
Number of pages: 36 Posted: 07 Oct 2010
Glenn Ellison
Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Department of Economics
Downloads 89 (238,024)
Citation 4

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Hirsch index, citation data, economics profession

How Does the Market Use Citation Data? The Hirsch Index in Economics

NBER Working Paper No. w16419
Number of pages: 32 Posted: 04 Oct 2010
Glenn Ellison
Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Department of Economics
Downloads 32 (391,435)
Citation 4

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Strategic Entry Deterrence and the Behavior of Pharmaceutical Incumbents Prior to Patent Expiration

NBER Working Paper No. w13069
Number of pages: 51 Posted: 27 Jun 2007
Glenn Ellison and Sara Fisher Ellison
Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Department of Economics and Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Department of Economics
Downloads 110 (197,853)
Citation 27

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Random Matching in Adaptive Dynamics

Harvard Institute of Economic Research Discussion Paper No. 2126
Number of pages: 26 Posted: 13 Dec 2006
Glenn Ellison, Drew Fudenberg and Lorens A. Imhof
Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Department of Economics, Harvard University - Department of Economics and RWTH Aachen University - Institute of Statistics
Downloads 73 (256,165)
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Geographic Concentration in U.S. Manufacturing Industries: A Dartboard Approach

NBER Working Paper No. w4840
Number of pages: 51 Posted: 16 May 2000
Glenn Ellison and Edward L. Glaeser
Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Department of Economics and Harvard University - John F. Kennedy School of Government, Department of Economics
Downloads 60 (270,514)
Citation 193

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Geographic Concentration as a Dynamic Process

NBER Working Paper No. w6270
Number of pages: 50 Posted: 02 Sep 2000
Guy Dumais, Glenn Ellison and Edward L. Glaeser
affiliation not provided to SSRN, Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Department of Economics and Harvard University - John F. Kennedy School of Government, Department of Economics
Downloads 54 (293,237)
Citation 94

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A Model of Add-On Pricing

NBER Working Paper No. w9721
Number of pages: 45 Posted: 26 May 2003
Glenn Ellison
Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Department of Economics
Downloads 48 (328,432)
Citation 47

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Heterogeneity in High Math Achievement Across Schools: Evidence from the American Mathematics Competition

CESifo Working Paper Series No. 3903
Number of pages: 42 Posted: 29 Aug 2012
Glenn Ellison and Ashley Teres Swanson
Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Department of Economics and University of Pennsylvania - The Wharton School
Downloads 38 (346,836)

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gifted education, unobserved heterogeneity, school quality, semiparametric count data models, AMC, American Mathematics Competition, mathematics education

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Citation 7

Is Peer Review in Decline?

NBER Working Paper No. w13272
Number of pages: 40 Posted: 23 Jul 2007
Glenn Ellison
Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Department of Economics
Downloads 33 (387,237)
Citation 7

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Is Peer Review in Decline?

Economic Inquiry, Vol. 49, Issue 3, pp. 635-657, 2011
Number of pages: 23 Posted: 29 Jun 2011
Glenn Ellison
Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Department of Economics
Downloads 2 (554,355)
Citation 7

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Position Auctions with Consumer Search

NBER Working Paper No. w15253
Number of pages: 54 Posted: 18 Aug 2009
Susan Athey and Glenn Ellison
Stanford Graduate School of Business and Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Department of Economics
Downloads 34 (343,635)
Citation 39

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A Search Cost Model of Obfuscation

NBER Working Paper No. w15237
Number of pages: 50 Posted: 18 Aug 2009
Glenn Ellison and Alexander Wolitzky
Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Department of Economics and Stanford University - Department of Economics
Downloads 28 (378,284)
Citation 14

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Knife Edge of Plateau: When Do Market Models Tip?

NBER Working Paper No. w9528
Number of pages: 32 Posted: 06 Mar 2003
Drew Fudenberg and Glenn Ellison
Harvard University - Department of Economics and Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Department of Economics
Downloads 22 (428,081)
Citation 26

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Heterogeneity in High Math Achievement Across Schools: Evidence from the American Mathematics Competitions

NBER Working Paper No. w18277
Number of pages: 42 Posted: 10 Aug 2012
Glenn Ellison and Ashley Teres Swanson
Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Department of Economics and University of Pennsylvania - The Wharton School
Downloads 20 (428,081)

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A Simple Framework for Nonparametric Specification Testing

NBER Working Paper No. t0234
Number of pages: 41 Posted: 07 Jul 2000
Glenn Ellison and Sara Fisher Ellison
Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Department of Economics and Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Department of Economics
Downloads 13 (448,720)
Citation 4

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The Gender Gap in Secondary School Mathematics at High Achievement Levels: Evidence from the American Mathematics Competitions

NBER Working Paper No. w15238
Number of pages: 38 Posted: 25 Aug 2009
Glenn Ellison and Ashley Swanson
Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Department of Economics and affiliation not provided to SSRN
Downloads 8 (484,652)
Citation 6

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The Efficiency of Race-Neutral Alternatives to Race-Based Affirmative Action: Evidence from Chicago&Apos;S Exam Schools

NBER Working Paper No. w22589
Number of pages: 60 Posted: 07 Sep 2016
Glenn Ellison and Parag A. Pathak
Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Department of Economics and Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Department of Economics
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Dynamics of Open Source Movements

Journal of Economics & Management Strategy, Vol. 23, Issue 2, pp. 294-316, 2014
Number of pages: 23 Posted: 05 Apr 2014
Susan Athey and Glenn Ellison
Stanford Graduate School of Business and Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Department of Economics
Downloads 0 (549,040)

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Basins of Attraction, Long-Run Stochastic Stability, and the Speed of Step-by-Step Evolution

The Review of Economic Studies, Vol.67(1) 2000
Posted: 29 Dec 2000
Glenn Ellison
Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Department of Economics

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Basins of Attraction, Long-Run Equilibria, and the Speed of Step-by-Step Evolution

MIT, Department of Economics, Working Paper No. 96-4
Posted: 02 Dec 1998
Glenn Ellison
Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Department of Economics

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