Ralph Siebert

Purdue University

610 Purdue Mall

West Lafayette, IN 47907

United States

CESifo

Research Associate

Poschinger Str. 5

Munich, DE-81679

Germany

SCHOLARLY PAPERS

38

DOWNLOADS
Rank 41,500

SSRN RANKINGS

Top 41,500

in Total Papers Downloads

1,587

SSRN CITATIONS
Rank 13,679

SSRN RANKINGS

Top 13,679

in Total Papers Citations

22

CROSSREF CITATIONS

63

Scholarly Papers (38)

The Impact of Horizontal Mergers on Market Structure: Evidence from the Semiconductor Industry

CESifo Working Paper Series No. 5911
Number of pages: 30 Posted: 17 Jun 2016
Ralph Siebert
Purdue University
Downloads 173 (235,112)

Abstract:

Loading...

competitive effects, entry, foreclosure, horizontal mergers, market structure

Abstract:

Loading...

Competitive Effects, Entry, Foreclosure, Horizontal Mergers, Market Structure

2.

The Introduction of New Product Qualities by Incumbent Firms: Market Proliferation Versus Cannibalization

WZB Markets and Political Economy Working Paper No. SP II 2003-11
Number of pages: 26 Posted: 14 Apr 2005
Ralph Siebert
Purdue University
Downloads 166 (243,149)
Citation 2

Abstract:

Loading...

Asymmetric firms, cannibalization, market proliferation, new product introduction, product innovation, vertical product differentiation

3.

The Impact of R&D Cooperations on Drug Variety Offered on the Market. Evidence from the Pharmaceutical Industry

CESifo Working Paper Series No. 4567
Number of pages: 46 Posted: 28 Jan 2014
Tannista Banerjee and Ralph Siebert
Auburn University and Purdue University
Downloads 118 (317,236)

Abstract:

Loading...

drug development, dynamics, co-development, pharmaceutical industry, product variety, product market competition, Research and Development cooperation

4.

Driven by the Discount Factor: Impact of Mergers on Market Performance in the Semiconductor Industry

CESifo Working Paper Series No. 5199
Number of pages: 44 Posted: 10 Feb 2015
Jeremiah Harris and Ralph Siebert
Kent State University - College of Business Administration and Purdue University
Downloads 100 (355,022)

Abstract:

Loading...

discount factor, discount rate, dynamic oligopoly model, market performance, mergers and acquisitions, semiconductor industry

Market Power Versus Efficiency Effects of Mergers and Research Joint Ventures: Evidence from the Semiconductor Industry

NBER Working Paper No. w10323
Number of pages: 36 Posted: 10 Mar 2004 Last Revised: 11 Apr 2022
Ralph Siebert and Klaus Peter Gugler
Purdue University and Vienna University of Economics and Business
Downloads 61 (476,752)
Citation 8

Abstract:

Loading...

Market Power Versus Efficiency Effects of Mergers and Research Joint Ventures: Evidence from the Semiconductor Industry

Review of Economics and Statistics, Vol. 89, 2007
Number of pages: 46 Posted: 27 Jul 2017
Klaus Peter Gugler and Ralph Siebert
Vienna University of Economics and Business and Purdue University
Downloads 38 (584,064)
Citation 1

Abstract:

Loading...

Efficiency, Market Power, Mergers, Research Joint Ventures, Endogenous Switching, Semiconductor Industry

6.

Dynamic Mergers Effects on R&D Investments and Drug Development Across Research Phases in the Pharmaceutical Industry

CESifo Working Paper No. 8303
Number of pages: 34 Posted: 20 May 2020
Ralph Siebert and Zhili Tian
Purdue University and Coastal Carolina University - E. Craig Wall College of Business Administration
Downloads 90 (379,395)

Abstract:

Loading...

drug development phases, dynamics, innovation management, merger and acquisition, pharmaceutical drug development, R&D capabilities

7.

The Effect of Bargaining Power Determinants on Pharmaceutical Prices

CESifo Working Paper No. 7988
Number of pages: 50 Posted: 20 Dec 2019
Sebastian Linde, Brandon Norton and Ralph Siebert
Purdue University - Department of Economics, Purdue University - Department of Economics and Purdue University
Downloads 82 (401,185)
Citation 1

Abstract:

Loading...

bargaining power, determinants of bargaining power, drug prices, drug price variation, business relationship between buyers and sellers

8.

Are Ex Ante and Ex Post Licensing Agreements Useful Instruments to Lessen Uncertainty in R&D?

CESifo Working Paper Series No. 4535
Number of pages: 33 Posted: 14 Jan 2014
Ralph Siebert
Purdue University
Downloads 74 (425,186)

Abstract:

Loading...

innovation, licensing, research joint ventures, R&D cooperations, R&D uncertainty, semiconductors

9.

Do Mergers Among Multimarket Firms Create Value?

CESifo Working Paper Series No. 6139
Number of pages: 41 Posted: 29 Nov 2016
Sebastian Linde and Ralph Siebert
Purdue University - Department of Economics and Purdue University
Downloads 68 (444,884)

Abstract:

Loading...

efficiency gains, market power, matching, merger formation, merger value, multimarket competition

10.

The Impact of Foreclosure on Housing Prices

CESifo Working Paper Series No. 5196
Number of pages: 49 Posted: 10 Feb 2015
Ralph Siebert
Purdue University
Downloads 64 (458,793)

Abstract:

Loading...

demand estimation, foreclosure, housing market, nonparametrics, hedonic pricing equation

11.

Spatial Differentiation and Market Power in Input Procurement: Evidence from a Structural Model of the Corn Market

CESifo Working Paper No. 8088
Number of pages: 66 Posted: 12 Feb 2020
Jinho Jung, Juan Sesmero and Ralph Siebert
Purdue University, Purdue University and Purdue University
Downloads 48 (522,907)

Abstract:

Loading...

corn procurement, transportation costs, spatial differentiation, buyer power, spatial price discrimination, merger

Heterogeneous Merger Impacts on Competitive Outcomes

Number of pages: 49 Posted: 27 Jul 2017
Ralph Siebert
Purdue University
Downloads 29 (639,540)

Abstract:

Loading...

Heterogeneous Treatment Effects, Horizontal Mergers, Market Power Effects, Merger Evaluation, Premerger Heterogeneity, Postmerger Heterogeneity

Heterogeneous Merger Impacts on Competitive Outcomes

CESifo Working Paper Series No. 6607
Number of pages: 51 Posted: 08 Sep 2017
Ralph Siebert
Purdue University
Downloads 15 (750,809)
Citation 1

Abstract:

Loading...

Heterogeneous Treatment Effects, Horizontal Mergers, Market Power Effects, Merger Evaluation, Premerger Heterogeneity, Postmerger Heterogeneity

13.

Firm-Specific Time Preferences and Postmerger Firm Performance

International Journal of Industrial Organization, Vol. 53, 2017
Number of pages: 44 Posted: 20 Apr 2017 Last Revised: 25 Jul 2017
Jeremiah Harris and Ralph Siebert
Kent State University - College of Business Administration and Purdue University
Downloads 41 (556,061)
Citation 1

Abstract:

Loading...

Discount Factor, Discount Rate, Dynamic Oligopoly Model, Market Performance, Mergers and Acquisitions, Semiconductor Industry

14.

Switching Beers? The Effects of Switching Costs on Prices and Profits in Competitive Markets

CESifo Working Paper No. 9065
Number of pages: 55 Posted: 11 May 2021
Xiaoyang He and Ralph Siebert
Purdue University and Purdue University
Downloads 40 (561,048)

Abstract:

Loading...

15.

Why Do Buyers Pay Different Prices for Comparable Products? Evidence from the Housing Market

CESifo Working Paper No. 8337
Number of pages: 42 Posted: 05 Jun 2020
Ralph Siebert and Michael J. Seiler
Purdue University and Hawaii Pacific University - Department of Finance
Downloads 37 (576,501)
Citation 1

Abstract:

Loading...

heterogeneous preferences, housing market, imperfect information on price distributions, school quality, search costs

16.

The Impact of Entry Regulation on Total Welfare: A Policy Experiment

CESifo Working Paper Series No. 4291
Number of pages: 39 Posted: 28 Jun 2013
An-Hsiang Liu, Ralph Siebert and Christine Zulehner
Wuhan University, Purdue University and University of Vienna - Faculty of Business, Economics, and Statistics
Downloads 36 (582,016)

Abstract:

Loading...

development costs, entry costs, dynamic oligopoly, entry regulation, innovation, intellectual property rights, market entry, market structure, policy experiment, semiconductor industry

17.

What Determines Firms' Choices between Ex Ante and Ex Post Licensing Agreements

Journal of Competition Law & Economics, 2015, Vol. 11, pp. 165–199
Number of pages: 21 Posted: 27 Jul 2017
Ralph Siebert
Purdue University
Downloads 34 (592,946)
Citation 2

Abstract:

Loading...

Ex ante Licensing, Ex post licensing, semiconductors, technology market competition, product market competition

18.

Dynamic Effects of Licensing and Knowledge Transfer Across Research Stages: Evidence from the Pharmaceutical Industry

CESifo Working Paper No. 8311
Number of pages: 41 Posted: 05 Jun 2020
Zhili Tian and Ralph Siebert
Coastal Carolina University - E. Craig Wall College of Business Administration and Purdue University
Downloads 33 (598,695)
Citation 1

Abstract:

Loading...

pharmaceutical drug development, licensing, R&D capabilities, effects of licensing on R&D capabilities

19.

The Impact of R&D Cooperations and Mergers in Pharmaceuticals on Research Activities and Drugs Offered on the Market

Southern Economic Journal, Vol. 84, 2017
Number of pages: 49 Posted: 27 Jul 2017
Tannista Banerjee and Ralph Siebert
Auburn University and Purdue University
Downloads 29 (622,730)

Abstract:

Loading...

Pharmaceutical, Licensing, Drug Development, R&D cooperation, Mergers

20.
Downloads 27 (635,559)
Citation 1
  • Add to Cart

Abstract:

Loading...

Dynamic random access memory, dynamics, economies of scale, learning by doing, multiproduct firms, product life cycle, product market competition, semiconductors, spillovers

21.

The Impact of Private Label Introduction on Assortment, Prices, and Profits of Retailers

CESifo Working Paper No. 9380
Number of pages: 52 Posted: 01 Nov 2021
Meilin Ma and Ralph Siebert
Purdue University-Department of Agricultural Economics and Purdue University
Downloads 25 (656,495)

Abstract:

Loading...

prices and demand of national brands, private label, retailer assortment decisions

22.

Exploring the Heterogeneous Effects of State Price Transparency Laws on Charge Prices, Negotiated Prices, and Operating Costs

CESifo Working Paper No. 9348
Number of pages: 41 Posted: 18 Oct 2021
Sebastian Linde and Ralph Siebert
Medical College of Wisconsin and Purdue University
Downloads 24 (656,495)

Abstract:

Loading...

charge prices, difference-in-difference, heterogeneous treatment effects, hospitals, hospital costs, interactive fixed effects, negotiated prices, price transparency laws, synthetic controls

23.

How Licensing Resolves Hold-Up: Evidence from a Dynamic Panel Data Model with Unobserved Heterogeneity

CEPR Discussion Paper No. 5436
Number of pages: 40 Posted: 17 Apr 2006
Ralph Siebert and Georg von Graevenitz
Purdue University and Queen Mary, School of Business and Management
Downloads 23 (663,622)
  • Add to Cart

Abstract:

Loading...

Hold-up problem, licensing, innovation, patent race, patent thicket

24.

Credible Vertical Preemption

Number of pages: 29 Posted: 04 Dec 2003
Ralph Siebert
Purdue University
Downloads 16 (716,757)
  • Add to Cart

Abstract:

Loading...

Vertical product differentiation, preemption, new product integration, product proliferation

25.

The Competitive Effects of Declining Entry Costs Over Time: Evidence from the Static Random Access Memory Market

CESifo Working Paper No. 8552
Number of pages: 49 Posted: 25 Sep 2020
An-Hsiang Liu and Ralph Siebert
Wuhan University and Purdue University
Downloads 15 (724,886)

Abstract:

Loading...

dynamic efficiency gains, entry costs, entry protection, entry regulation, market entry, market structure, semiconductor industry, social planner, subsidies, taxes

26.

Excessive Entry and Social Inefficiencies: A Policy Experiment on Dynamic Efficiency Gains

Number of pages: 39 Posted: 27 Jul 2017
An-Hsiang Liu, Ralph Siebert and Christine Zulehner
Wuhan University, Purdue University and Goethe University Frankfurt
Downloads 15 (724,886)
Citation 1

Abstract:

Loading...

Entry Costs, Dynamic Efficiency Gains, Dynamic Oligopoly, Entry Protection, Market Entry, Market Structure, Policy Experiment, Semiconductor Industry, Social Planner

27.

The Heterogeneous Impact of Foreclosure on Housing Prices

Number of pages: 46 Posted: 27 Jul 2017
Ralph Siebert
Purdue University
Downloads 15 (724,886)

Abstract:

Loading...

Foreclosure, Heterogeneous Impact, Housing Market, Hedonic Pricing Equation

28.

Jostling for Advantage or Not: Choosing between Patent Portfolio Races and Ex Ante Licensing

Journal of Economic Behavior and Organization, Vol. 73, 2010
Number of pages: 41 Posted: 27 Jul 2017
Ralph Siebert and Georg von Graevenitz
Purdue University and Queen Mary, School of Business and Management
Downloads 15 (724,886)

Abstract:

Loading...

Hold-Up Problem, Licensing, Innovation, Patent Race, Patent Thicket, Research Joint Ventures

29.

Dynamic Impact of Uncertainty on R&D Cooperation Formation and Research Performance: Evidence from the Bio-Pharmaceutical Industry

Research Policy, Vol. 46, 2017
Number of pages: 52 Posted: 27 Jul 2017
Tannista Banerjee and Ralph Siebert
Auburn University and Purdue University
Downloads 11 (759,438)
Citation 1

Abstract:

Loading...

Demand Uncertainty, Drug Development, Dynamics, Profit

30.

Jostling for Advantage: Licensing and Entry into Patent Portfolio Races

CEPR Discussion Paper No. 5753
Number of pages: 29 Posted: 17 Aug 2006
Ralph Siebert and Georg von Graevenitz
Purdue University and Queen Mary, School of Business and Management
Downloads 10 (768,299)
  • Add to Cart

Abstract:

Loading...

Hold-up problem, licensing, innovation, patent race, patent thicket, research joint ventures

31.

Learning-by-Doing and Cannibalization Effects at Multi-Vintage Firms: Evidence from the Semiconductor Industry

The B.E. Journal of Economic Analysis & Policy, Advances Tier, Lead Article, 2010, Vol. 10, Lead Article, pp. 1-32
Number of pages: 33 Posted: 27 Jul 2017
Ralph Siebert
Purdue University
Downloads 9 (777,337)

Abstract:

Loading...

Dynamic Random Access Memory, Dynamics, Economies of Scale, Learning-by-Doing, Multi-Vintage Firms, Semiconductors

32.

A Structural Model on the Impact of Prediscovery Licensing and Research Joint Ventures on Innovation and Product Market Efficiency

International Journal of Industrial Organization, Vol. 54, 2017
Number of pages: 45 Posted: 27 Jul 2017
Ralph Siebert
Purdue University
Downloads 5 (814,527)

Abstract:

Loading...

33.

Entering New Markets in the Presence of Competition: Price Discrimination Versus Cannibalization

Journal of Economics & Management Strategy, Vol. 24, Issue 2, pp. 369-389, 2015
Number of pages: 21 Posted: 06 May 2015
Ralph Siebert
Purdue University
Downloads 1 (859,664)
Citation 4

Abstract:

Loading...

34.

An Experimental Analysis of the Impact of Information Revelation Policies in Sequential Auctions

Management Science, 2011, Vol. 57, pp. 667-688
Posted: 31 Jul 2017
Ralph Siebert
Purdue University

Abstract:

Loading...

complete and incomplete information revelation policies, laboratory study, procurement auction, multistage game

35.

Why Firms Form (Or Do Not Form) RJVs

Economic Journal, July 2007, Vol. 117, pp. 1122-1144.
Posted: 31 Jul 2017
Ralph Siebert
Purdue University

Abstract:

Loading...

Research & Development, Joint Ventures, Product Market Competition

Abstract:

Loading...

Heterogeneous Firms, Innovation, New Product Introduction, R&D Policy, Subsidies, Vertical Product Differentiation

Abstract:

Loading...

Housing Market, Imperfect Information on Prices, Imperfect Information on Qualities, Search Costs

38.

The Impact of Market Demand and Entry Costs on Market Structure

Posted: 27 Jul 2017
Ralph Siebert
Purdue University

Abstract:

Loading...

Dynamic Oligopoly, Dynamic Random Access Memory Industry, Entry Cost, Industry Evolution, Innovation, Learning-By-Doing