Rabah Amir

University of Arizona - Department of Economics

Professor

Tucson, AZ 85721

United States

University of Arizona

Professor

Department of History

Tucson, AZ 85721

United States

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Scholarly Papers (26)

1.

Ranking Economics Departments Worldwide on the Basis of Phd Placement

CORE Discussion Paper No. 2005/51
Number of pages: 23 Posted: 30 Jun 2006
Rabah Amir and Malgorzata Knauff
University of Arizona - Department of Economics and Warsaw School of Economics (SGH)
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economics PhD education, scientific evaluation methods,economics department ranking

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Supermodularity and Complementarity in Economics: An Elementary Survey

CORE Discussion Paper No. 2003/104
Number of pages: 35 Posted: 23 Apr 2007
Rabah Amir
University of Arizona - Department of Economics
Downloads 622 (80,126)
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complementarity, supermodularity, comparative statics, ordinal/cardinal, strategic complementarity, oligopoly

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Market Selection and Survival of Investment Strategies

Zurich IEER Working Paper No. 91
Number of pages: 23 Posted: 14 Nov 2001
University of Arizona - Department of Economics, The University of Manchester - Department of Economics, University of Manchester - Economics, School of Social Sciences and University of Zurich - Department of Banking and Finance
Downloads 622 (79,965)
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evolutionary finance, portfolio theory, investment strategies, CAPM, market selection, incomplete markets

Asset Market Games of Survival: A Synthesis of Evolutionary and Dynamic Games

Swiss Finance Institute Research Paper No. 08-31
Number of pages: 34 Posted: 27 Oct 2008 Last Revised: 10 Jan 2011
University of Arizona - Department of Economics, University of Manchester - Economics, School of Social Sciences and The University of Manchester - Department of Economics
Downloads 441 (120,585)
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evolutionary finance, dynamic games, stochastic games, evolutionary game theory, games of survival.

Asset Market Games of Survival

EFA 2009 Bergen Meetings Paper
Number of pages: 15 Posted: 17 Feb 2009
University of Arizona - Department of Economics, University of Manchester - Economics, School of Social Sciences and The University of Manchester - Department of Economics
Downloads 59 (666,510)
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evolutionary finance, dynamic games, stochastic games, games of survival

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Evolutionary Finance and Dynamic Games

Swiss Finance Institute Research Paper No. 09-49
Number of pages: 39 Posted: 25 Jan 2010
University of Arizona - Department of Economics, University of Manchester - Economics, School of Social Sciences, University of Zurich - Department of Banking and Finance and The University of Manchester
Downloads 438 (122,902)
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evolutionary finance, dynamic games, stochastic games, survival strategies

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Market Structure, Scale Economies and Industry Performance

CORE Discussion Paper No. 2003/65
Number of pages: 29 Posted: 21 Jun 2007
Rabah Amir
University of Arizona - Department of Economics
Downloads 401 (136,082)
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Cournot oligopoly, returns to scale, entry, equilibrium comparative statics

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Merger Performance Under Uncertain Efficiency Gains

Number of pages: 41 Posted: 11 Jun 2004
McGill University - Department of Economics, Concordia University, Quebec - Department of Economics and University of Arizona - Department of Economics
Downloads 361 (153,129)
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Horizontal merger, Bayesian Cournot equilibrium, Efficiency gains, Market performance

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Second-Mover Advantage and Price Leadership in Bertrand Oligopoly

CORE Discussion Paper No. 2004/37
Number of pages: 24 Posted: 04 Mar 2007
Rabah Amir and Anna Stepanova
University of Arizona - Department of Economics and University of Southern Denmark
Downloads 348 (159,379)
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price competition, endogenous timing, first/second-mover advantage, risk dominance

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On the Effects of Banks' Equity Ownership on Credit Markets: An Antitrust Perspective on the Glass-Steagall Act

CORE Discussion Paper No. 2004/38
Number of pages: 20 Posted: 03 Mar 2007
Rabah Amir and Michael Troege
University of Arizona - Department of Economics and ESCP-Europe
Downloads 189 (291,964)
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banking and commerce, regulation and antitrust, Glass-Steagall act, Gramm-Leach-Bliley act, auctions

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On Inverse Utility and Third-Order Effects in the Economics of Uncertainty

CORE Discussion Paper No. 2004/45
Number of pages: 6 Posted: 25 Oct 2006
Rabah Amir and Marcin Czupryna
University of Arizona - Department of Economics and Catholic University of Louvain (UCL) - Center for Operations Research and Econometrics (CORE)
Downloads 161 (335,847)
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absolute prudence, absolute risk aversion, inverse utility function

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Strategies of Survival in Dynamic Asset Market Games

Swiss Finance Institute Research Paper No. 08-41
Number of pages: 28 Posted: 08 Dec 2008
Rabah Amir, Igor V. Evstigneev and Le Xu
University of Arizona - Department of Economics, University of Manchester - Economics, School of Social Sciences and The University of Manchester
Downloads 150 (356,137)
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evolutionary finance, dynamic games, stochastic games, survival strategies

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Endogenous Heterogeneity in Strategic Models: Symmetry-Breaking Via Strategic Substitutes and Nonconcavities

CORE Discussion Paper No. 2006/8
Number of pages: 47 Posted: 10 Jul 2006
University of Arizona - Department of Economics, Indiana University and Warsaw School of Economics (SGH)
Downloads 125 (410,955)
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inter-firm heterogeneity, submodular games, business strategy, innovation strategies

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On Taxation Pass-Through for a Monopoly Firm

CORE Discussion Paper No. 2004/39
Number of pages: 22 Posted: 03 Mar 2007
Rabah Amir, Isabella Maret and Michael Troege
University of Arizona - Department of Economics, BETA, Pole European Faculte de Sciences Economique and ESCP-Europe
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Network Effects, Market Structure and Industry Performance

NET Institute Working Paper No. 09-27
Number of pages: 49 Posted: 12 Nov 2009
Rabah Amir and Natalia Lazzati
University of Arizona - Department of Economics and University of Arizona - Department of Economics
Downloads 100 (483,556)
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Network effects, demand-side externalities, Cournot oligopoly, su-permodularit

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Information Structure and the Tragedy of the Commons in Resource Extraction

CORE Discussion Paper No. 2004/40
Number of pages: 24 Posted: 03 Mar 2007
Rabah Amir and Niels Nannerup
University of Arizona - Department of Economics and University of Southern Denmark
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dynamic resource games, open-loop, closed-loop and trigger strategies, Pareto optimality, regulation

16.

Sharing Firm-Specific Information: Incentives and Welfare Effects

Number of pages: 27 Posted: 24 Jun 2009
Rabah Amir, Jim Y. Jin and Michael Troege
University of Arizona - Department of Economics, University of St. Andrews - School of Management and ESCP-Europe
Downloads 86 (532,467)
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information sharing, cost uncertainty, firm-specific information, benchmarking

17.

Optimal Licensing of Uncertain Patents in the Shadow of Litigation

Games and Economic Behavior, 88 (2014) 320–338
Number of pages: 19 Posted: 20 Jan 2015
University of Arizona - Department of Economics, Université Paris I Panthéon Sorbonne and University of Toulouse 1 - Toulouse School of Economics (TSE)
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Licensing mechanisms, Uncertain patents, Patent litigation, Cost comparative statics

18.

Ordinal Versus Cardinal Complementarity: The Case of Cournot Oligopoly

CORE Discussion Paper No. 2004/36
Number of pages: 17 Posted: 04 Mar 2007
Rabah Amir
University of Arizona - Department of Economics
Downloads 76 (572,791)
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Cournot oligopoly, complementarity, supermodularity, single-crossing property

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Asymmetric Regulation of Identical Polluters in Oligopoly Models

CORE Discussion Paper No. 2004/46
Number of pages: 18 Posted: 25 Oct 2006
Rabah Amir and Niels Nannerup
University of Arizona - Department of Economics and University of Southern Denmark
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asymmetric emissions regulation, polluting oligopolists, EU harmonization

20.

Entry, Exit, and Imperfect Competition in the Long Run

CORE Discussion Paper No. 2003/66
Number of pages: 31 Posted: 03 Jun 2007
Rabah Amir and Val E. Lambson
University of Arizona - Department of Economics and Brigham Young University - Department of Economics
Downloads 74 (581,454)
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Entry, Exit, Dynamic games, Integer constraints

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Imperfect Competition, Integer Constraints and Industry Dynamics

CORE Discussion Paper No. 2004/42
Number of pages: 15 Posted: 25 Oct 2006
Rabah Amir and Val E. Lambson
University of Arizona - Department of Economics and Brigham Young University - Department of Economics
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entry and exit, dynamic games, integer constraints

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Free Trade vs. Autarky in an Asymmetric Cournot World

Number of pages: 29 Posted: 11 Jan 2013 Last Revised: 27 Jan 2014
Michael Troege, Rabah Amir and Jim Y. Jin
ESCP-Europe, University of Arizona - Department of Economics and University of St. Andrews - School of Management
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linear oligopoly, free trade, welfare comparison

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A Comment on 'The Loss from Trade Under International Cournot Oligopoly with Cost Asymmetry' by Dong and Yuan (2010)

Number of pages: 5 Posted: 29 Dec 2012
Rabah Amir, Jim Y. Jin and Michael Troege
University of Arizona - Department of Economics, University of St. Andrews - School of Management and ESCP-Europe
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Trade, Imperfect Competition, Cournot, Asymmetry

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Endougenous Timing in a Mixed Duopoly

University of Pavia, Department of Economics and Quantitative Methods - Quaderni di Dipartimento No. 162
Number of pages: 34 Posted: 24 Nov 2013
Rabah Amir and Giuseppe De Feo
University of Arizona - Department of Economics and University of Leicester - Department of Economics, Finance and Accounting
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Mixed markets, endogenous timing, Cournot equilibrium, Stackelberg equilibrium, privatization

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Prices and Deadweight Loss in Multi-Product Monopoly

Posted: 24 Jun 2009 Last Revised: 02 Oct 2009
University of St. Andrews - School of Management, affiliation not provided to SSRN, University of Arizona - Department of Economics and ESCP-Europe

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Multi-Product Monopoly

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On the Effects of Entry in Cournot Markets

Posted: 30 Jul 2000
Rabah Amir and Val E. Lambson
University of Arizona - Department of Economics and Brigham Young University - Department of Economics

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