Glenn Ellison

Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Department of Economics

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50 Memorial Drive

Room E52-380B

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National Bureau of Economic Research (NBER)

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Citation 68

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
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Career Concerns of Mutual Fund Managers

NBER Working Paper No. w6394
Number of pages: 44 Posted: 20 Jul 2000 Last Revised: 23 Jun 2022
Judith A. Chevalier and Glenn Ellison
Yale School of Management and Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Department of Economics
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Search, Obfuscation, and Price Elasticities on the Internet

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 957 (35,254)
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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 Last Revised: 20 Nov 2022
Glenn Ellison and Sara Fisher Ellison
Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Department of Economics and Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Department of Economics
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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 Kerr
Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Department of Economics, Harvard University - Department of Economics and Harvard University - Entrepreneurial Management Unit
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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 Last Revised: 17 Sep 2022
Glenn Ellison, Edward L. Glaeser and William Kerr
Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Department of Economics, Harvard University - Department of Economics and Harvard University - Entrepreneurial Management Unit
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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 Last Revised: 26 Oct 2022
Judith A. Chevalier and Glenn Ellison
Yale School of Management and Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Department of Economics
Downloads 444 (95,405)
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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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Citation 110

The Slowdown of the Economics Publishing Process

Number of pages: 72 Posted: 28 Jul 2000
Glenn Ellison
Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Department of Economics
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Economics Journals, Slowdown, Economics Profession, Specialization, Revisions

The Slowdown of the Economics Publishing Process

NBER Working Paper No. w7804
Number of pages: 71 Posted: 02 Nov 2018 Last Revised: 30 Oct 2022
Glenn Ellison
Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Department of Economics
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The Slowdown of the Economics Publishing Process

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
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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 Last Revised: 15 Jun 2022
Glenn Ellison and Sara Fisher Ellison
Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Department of Economics and Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Department of Economics
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Evolving Standards for Academic Publishing: A Q-R Theory

Number of pages: 45 Posted: 28 Jul 2000
Glenn Ellison
Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Department of Economics
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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 Last Revised: 01 May 2022
Glenn Ellison
Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Department of Economics
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Evolving Standards for Academic Publishing: A Q-R Theory

Posted: 27 Feb 2003
Glenn Ellison
Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Department of Economics

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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 Last Revised: 30 Jun 2022
Judith A. Chevalier and Glenn Ellison
Yale School of Management and Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Department of Economics
Downloads 276 (161,874)
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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
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Competing Auctions

Number of pages: 59 Posted: 15 Aug 2002
Drew Fudenberg and Glenn Ellison
Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) and Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Department of Economics
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Knife Edge or Plateau: When Do Market Models Tip?

Number of pages: 32 Posted: 17 Feb 2003
Drew Fudenberg and Glenn Ellison
Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) and Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Department of Economics
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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

Number of pages: 29 Posted: 11 Jan 2005
Robert M. Anderson, Drew Fudenberg and Glenn Ellison
University of California, Berkeley - Department of Economics, Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) and Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Department of Economics
Downloads 185 (236,041)
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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 Last Revised: 18 Sep 2022
Glenn Ellison and Sara Fisher Ellison
Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Department of Economics and Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Department of Economics
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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
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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 Last Revised: 13 Nov 2022
Glenn Ellison
Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Department of Economics
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Dynamics of the Gender Gap in High Math Achievement

Number of pages: 50 Posted: 13 Sep 2018 Last Revised: 20 Apr 2019
Glenn Ellison and Ashley Swanson
Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Department of Economics and University of Wisconsin - Madison - Department of Economics
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Dynamics of the Gender Gap in High Math Achievement

NBER Working Paper No. w24910
Number of pages: 44 Posted: 22 Aug 2018 Last Revised: 25 Jul 2022
Glenn Ellison and Ashley Swanson
Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Department of Economics and University of Wisconsin - Madison - Department of Economics
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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 Last Revised: 24 Sep 2022
Glenn Ellison and Edward L. Glaeser
Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Department of Economics and Harvard University - Department of Economics
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Geographic Concentration as a Dynamic Process

NBER Working Paper No. w6270
Number of pages: 50 Posted: 02 Sep 2000 Last Revised: 21 Aug 2022
Guy Dumais, Glenn Ellison and Edward L. Glaeser
affiliation not provided to SSRN, Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Department of Economics and Harvard University - Department of Economics
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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, Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) and RWTH Aachen University - Institute of Statistics
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Position Auctions with Consumer Search

NBER Working Paper No. w15253
Number of pages: 54 Posted: 18 Aug 2009 Last Revised: 05 Sep 2022
Susan Athey and Glenn Ellison
Stanford Graduate School of Business and Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Department of Economics
Downloads 88 (409,339)
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A Model of Add-On Pricing

NBER Working Paper No. w9721
Number of pages: 45 Posted: 26 May 2003 Last Revised: 25 Jul 2022
Glenn Ellison
Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Department of Economics
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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 Swanson
Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Department of Economics and University of Wisconsin - Madison - Department of Economics
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gifted education, unobserved heterogeneity, school quality, semiparametric count data models, AMC, American Mathematics Competition, mathematics education

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Is Peer Review in Decline?

NBER Working Paper No. w13272
Number of pages: 40 Posted: 23 Jul 2007 Last Revised: 08 Oct 2022
Glenn Ellison
Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Department of Economics
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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
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Policy Implications of Models of the Spread of Coronavirus: Perspectives and Opportunities for Economists

CESifo Working Paper No. 8293
Number of pages: 49 Posted: 20 May 2020
Harvard University - Harvard Kennedy School (HKS), Helmholtz Centre for Environmental Research - UFZ (Leipzig), Harvard University, Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Department of Economics and Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Department of Economics
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Policy Implications of Models of the Spread of Coronavirus: Perspectives and Opportunities for Economists

NBER Working Paper No. w27007
Number of pages: 47 Posted: 20 Apr 2020 Last Revised: 17 Oct 2022
Harvard University - Harvard Kennedy School (HKS), Harvard University, Helmholtz Centre for Environmental Research - UFZ (Leipzig), Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Department of Economics and Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Department of Economics
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A Search Cost Model of Obfuscation

NBER Working Paper No. w15237
Number of pages: 50 Posted: 18 Aug 2009 Last Revised: 21 Aug 2022
Glenn Ellison and Alexander Wolitzky
Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Department of Economics and Stanford University - Department of Economics
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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 Last Revised: 16 Jul 2022
Drew Fudenberg and Glenn Ellison
Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) and Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Department of Economics
Downloads 35 (626,319)
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Inside Job or Deep Impact? Using Extramural Citations to Assess Economic Scholarship

NBER Working Paper No. w23698
Number of pages: 58 Posted: 21 Aug 2017 Last Revised: 03 Apr 2022
Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Department of Economics, Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Sloan School of Management, Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Department of Economics, Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Economics, Finance, Accounting (EFA) and Purdue University - Krannert School of Management
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Match Quality, Search, and the Internet Market for Used Books

NBER Working Paper No. w24197
Number of pages: 61 Posted: 17 Jan 2018 Last Revised: 14 Aug 2022
Glenn Ellison and Sara Fisher Ellison
Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Department of Economics and Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Department of Economics
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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 Last Revised: 11 Jun 2022
Glenn Ellison and Ashley Swanson
Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Department of Economics and University of Wisconsin - Madison - Department of Economics
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The Efficiency of Race-Neutral Alternatives to Race-Based Affirmative Action: Evidence from Chicago's Exam Schools

NBER Working Paper No. w22589
Number of pages: 60 Posted: 07 Sep 2016 Last Revised: 22 Sep 2022
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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Implications of Heterogeneous Sir Models for Analyses of Covid-19

NBER Working Paper No. w27373
Number of pages: 34 Posted: 15 Jun 2020 Last Revised: 17 Oct 2022
Glenn Ellison
Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Department of Economics
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A Simple Framework for Nonparametric Specification Testing

NBER Working Paper No. t0234
Number of pages: 41 Posted: 07 Jul 2000 Last Revised: 24 Aug 2022
Glenn Ellison and Sara Fisher Ellison
Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Department of Economics and Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Department of Economics
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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 Last Revised: 20 Feb 2022
Glenn Ellison and Ashley Swanson
Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Department of Economics and affiliation not provided to SSRN
Downloads 17 (760,558)
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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
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Basins of Attraction, Long-Run Stochastic Stability, and the Speed of Step-by-Step Evolution

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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