Paul Seabright

University of Toulouse I - Industrial Economic Institute (IDEI)

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SCHOLARLY PAPERS

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Scholarly Papers (24)

1.

Bank Performance in Transition Economies

William Davidson Institute Working Paper Number 505
Number of pages: 33 Posted: 17 Jan 2003
Paul Seabright, Steven Fries and Damien J. Neven
University of Toulouse I - Industrial Economic Institute (IDEI), European Bank for Reconstruction and Development (EBRD) and University of Geneva
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Citation 10

Abstract:

banking, cost functions, revenue functions, transition

Competition and Enterprise Performance in Transition Economies: Evidence from a Cross-country Survey

William Davidson Institute Working Paper No. 376
Number of pages: 49 Posted: 29 May 2001
University College London - Department of Economics, European Bank for Reconstruction and Development (EBRD), Heriot-Watt University - Centre for Economic Reform and Transformation and University of Toulouse I - Industrial Economic Institute (IDEI)
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Citation 37

Abstract:

competition, restructuring, privatization, soft budget constraints, business environment

Competition and Enterprise Performance in Transition Economies Evidence from a Cross-country Survey

CEPR Discussion Paper No. 2840
Number of pages: 45 Posted: 19 Jun 2001
University College London - Department of Economics, European Bank for Reconstruction and Development (EBRD), Heriot-Watt University - Centre for Economic Reform and Transformation and University of Toulouse I - Industrial Economic Institute (IDEI)
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Competition, restructuring, privatisation, soft budget constraints, business environment

A Minimum of Rivalry: Evidence from Transition Economies on the Importance of Competition for Innovation and Growth

William Davidson Institute Working Paper No. 670
Number of pages: 41 Posted: 27 Apr 2004
Wendy Carlin, Mark E. Schaffer and Paul Seabright
University College London - Department of Economics, Heriot-Watt University - Centre for Economic Reform and Transformation and University of Toulouse I - Industrial Economic Institute (IDEI)
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Citation 25

Abstract:

competition, productivity growth, innovation, rivalry, transition

A Minimum of Rivalry: Evidence from Transition Economies on the Importance of Competition for Innovation and Growth

CEPR Discussion Paper No. 4343
Number of pages: 36 Posted: 06 May 2004
Wendy Carlin, Mark E. Schaffer and Paul Seabright
University College London - Department of Economics, Heriot-Watt University - Centre for Economic Reform and Transformation and University of Toulouse I - Industrial Economic Institute (IDEI)
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Competition, productivity growth, innovation, rivalry, transition

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Where are the Real Bottlenecks? Evidence from 20,000 Firms in 60 Countries About the Shadow Costs of Constraints to Firm Performance

IZA Discussion Paper No. 3059
Number of pages: 46 Posted: 23 Oct 2007
Wendy Carlin, Mark E. Schaffer and Paul Seabright
University College London - Department of Economics, Heriot-Watt University - Centre for Economic Reform and Transformation and University of Toulouse I - Industrial Economic Institute (IDEI)
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Citation 7

Abstract:

public goods, constraints on growth, infrastructure, finance, institutions, subjective data

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Citation 2

Intermediation by Aid Agencies

University of Birmingham Economics Working Paper No. 05-16
Number of pages: 32 Posted: 17 Nov 2004
Colin Rowat and Paul Seabright
University of Birmingham - Department of Economics and University of Toulouse I - Industrial Economic Institute (IDEI)
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Citation 2

Abstract:

Signalling, non-profit, wage differential, donations, altruism, two-sided market

Intermediation by Aid Agencies

CEPR Discussion Paper No. 4781
Number of pages: 27 Posted: 08 Mar 2005
Colin Rowat and Paul Seabright
University of Birmingham - Department of Economics and University of Toulouse I - Industrial Economic Institute (IDEI)
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Abstract:

Signalling, non-profit, wage differential, donations, altruism, two-sided market

6.

Where are the Real Bottlenecks? A Lagrangian Approach to Identifying Constraints on Growth from Subjective Survey Data

CEPR Discussion Paper No. 5719
Number of pages: 43 Posted: 10 Aug 2006
Wendy Carlin, Mark E. Schaffer and Paul Seabright
University College London - Department of Economics, Heriot-Watt University - Centre for Economic Reform and Transformation and University of Toulouse I - Industrial Economic Institute (IDEI)
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Public goods, constraints on growth, infrastructure, finance, institutions, subjective data

7.

Professional Networks and Their Coevolution with Executives' Careers: Evidence from Europe and the US

Number of pages: 40 Posted: 25 Oct 2012
Nicoletta Berardi and Paul Seabright
Banque de France - Economic Study and Research Division and University of Toulouse I - Industrial Economic Institute (IDEI)
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Abstract:

social network, labor mobility, top management compensation

8.

Market Entry, Privatization and Bank Performance in Transition

Economics of Transition, Vol. 14, No. 4, pp. 579-610, October 2006
Number of pages: 32 Posted: 29 Sep 2006
Steven Fries, Damien J. Neven, Paul Seabright and Anita Taci
European Bank for Reconstruction and Development (EBRD), University of Geneva, University of Toulouse I - Industrial Economic Institute (IDEI) and European Bank for Reconstruction and Development (EBRD)
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Abstract:

Banking, imperfect competition, cost functions, transition

9.

Continuous Preferences can Cause Discontinuous Choices: An Application to the Impact of Incentives on Altruism

CEPR Discussion Paper No. 4322
Number of pages: 38 Posted: 27 Apr 2004
Paul Seabright
University of Toulouse I - Industrial Economic Institute (IDEI)
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Abstract:

Crowding effect, intrinsic motivation, assortative matching, economic psychology, incentive schemes

10.

Joint Ownership of Production Projects as a Commitment Device Against Interest Groups

Number of pages: 26 Posted: 25 Oct 2012 Last Revised: 23 Feb 2013
Nicoletta Berardi and Paul Seabright
Banque de France - Economic Study and Research Division and University of Toulouse I - Industrial Economic Institute (IDEI)
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Abstract:

commitment mechanism, joint ownership, joint venture, lobbying, interest group

11.

Market Size and Pharmaceutical Innovation

CEPR Discussion Paper No. DP8367
Number of pages: 56 Posted: 04 May 2011
affiliation not provided to SSRN, University of Toulouse 1 - Toulouse School of Economics (TSE), Yale School of Management and University of Toulouse I - Industrial Economic Institute (IDEI)
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Abstract:

elasticity, innovation, market size, pharmaceuticals

12.

Statistical Externalities and the Labour Market in the Digital Age

Number of pages: 30 Posted: 29 Jul 2015
Paul Seabright and Ananya Sen
University of Toulouse I - Industrial Economic Institute (IDEI) and Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Sloan School of Management
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Abstract:

job search, internet, matching models, attention congestion

13.

A Framework for Cross-Country Comparisons of Public Infrastructure Constraints on Firm Growth

CEPR Discussion Paper No. DP7662
Number of pages: 63 Posted: 08 Feb 2010
Wendy Carlin, Mark E. Schaffer and Paul Seabright
University College London - Department of Economics, Heriot-Watt University - Centre for Economic Reform and Transformation and University of Toulouse I - Industrial Economic Institute (IDEI)
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Abstract:

constraints on growth, finance, infrastructure, institutions, O-ring production function, public infrastructure, public inputs, subjective data

14.

The Old Boy Network: Gender Differences in the Impact of Social Networks on Remuneration in Top Executive Jobs

CEPR Discussion Paper No. DP8623
Number of pages: 54 Posted: 01 Nov 2011
Marie Lalanne and Paul Seabright
Goethe University Frankfurt - Research Center SAFE and University of Toulouse I - Industrial Economic Institute (IDEI)
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Abstract:

executive compensation, gender wage gap, social networks

15.

Smiling is a Costly Signal of Cooperation Opportunities: Experimental Evidence from a Trust Game

CEPR Discussion Paper No. DP8374
Number of pages: 47 Posted: 19 May 2011
SUNY Stony Brook, affiliation not provided to SSRN, Toulouse School of Economics (GREMAQ), Max Planck Institute for Evolutionary Biology and University of Toulouse I - Industrial Economic Institute (IDEI)
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Abstract:

costly signaling, experiment, Smiling, trust game, video

16.

Migration and the Equilibrium Prevalence of Infectious Diseases

CEPR Discussion Paper No. DP6651
Number of pages: 31 Posted: 05 Jun 2008
Alice Mesnard and Paul Seabright
University of Toulouse 1 - Advanced Research in Quantitative Applied Development Economics (ARQADE) and University of Toulouse I - Industrial Economic Institute (IDEI)
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Citation 1
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Abstract:

Development, infectious diseases, migration, public health, quarantine

17.

Joint Ventures as a Commitment Device Against Lobbies

CEPR Discussion Paper No. DP7714
Number of pages: 41 Posted: 01 Mar 2010
Nicoletta Berardi and Paul Seabright
Banque de France - Economic Study and Research Division and University of Toulouse I - Industrial Economic Institute (IDEI)
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Abstract:

commitment mechanism, incomplete contracts, infrastructure, joint venture, lobbying

18.

Private Antitrust Enforcement in the Presence of Pre-Trial Bargaining

The Journal of Industrial Economics, Vol. 57, Issue 3, pp. 372-409, September 2009
Number of pages: 38 Posted: 13 Oct 2009
Sylvain Bourjade, Patrick Rey and Paul Seabright
École Supérieure de Commerce (ESC) de Toulouse, Toulouse School of Economics and University of Toulouse I - Industrial Economic Institute (IDEI)
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Soviet Power Plus Electrification: What is the Long-Run Legacy of Communism?

CEPR Discussion Paper No. DP9003
Number of pages: 57 Posted: 28 Sep 2012
Wendy Carlin, Mark E. Schaffer and Paul Seabright
University College London - Department of Economics, Heriot-Watt University - Centre for Economic Reform and Transformation and University of Toulouse I - Industrial Economic Institute (IDEI)
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Abstract:

business environment, infrastructure, institutions, planned economy, transition

20.

Professional Network and Career Coevolution

CEPR Discussion Paper No. DP8632
Number of pages: 42 Posted: 24 Nov 2011
Nicoletta Berardi and Paul Seabright
Banque de France - Economic Study and Research Division and University of Toulouse I - Industrial Economic Institute (IDEI)
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Citation 1
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Abstract:

executive compensation, labor mobility, social capital, social networks

21.

Rational Crowd-Pleasing and Democratic Accountability

CEPR Discussion Paper No. DP7660
Number of pages: 29 Posted: 08 Feb 2010
Mathias Dewatripont and Paul Seabright
Université Libre de Bruxelles (ULB) - European Center for Advanced Research in Economics and Statistics (ECARES) and University of Toulouse I - Industrial Economic Institute (IDEI)
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Abstract:

accountability, political economy, wasteful spending

22.

Escaping Epidemics Through Migration? Quarantine Measures Under Asymmetric Information About Infection Risk

CEPR Discussion Paper No. DP6653
Number of pages: 22 Posted: 05 Jun 2008
Alice Mesnard and Paul Seabright
University of Toulouse 1 - Advanced Research in Quantitative Applied Development Economics (ARQADE) and University of Toulouse I - Industrial Economic Institute (IDEI)
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Citation 1
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Abstract:

Epidemic diseases, migration, public policy, quarantine

23.

Women Form Social Networks More Selectively and Less Opportunistically than Men

SAFE Working Paper No. 168
Number of pages: 37 Posted: 24 Mar 2017
Goethe University Frankfurt, Goethe University Frankfurt - Research Center SAFE, Goethe University Frankfurt, Ludwig Maximilian University of Munich and University of Toulouse I - Industrial Economic Institute (IDEI)
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Abstract:

Social Networks, Gender Differences, Trust Game

24.

The Old Boy Network: The Impact of Professional Networks on Remuneration in Top Executive Jobs

SAFE Working Paper No. 123
Number of pages: 60 Posted: 19 Jan 2016
Marie Lalanne and Paul Seabright
Goethe University Frankfurt - Research Center SAFE and University of Toulouse I - Industrial Economic Institute (IDEI)
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Abstract:

professional networks, gender wage gap, executive compensation, placebo technique