Gautam Gowrisankaran

University of Arizona - Eller College of Management

McClelland Hall

P.O. Box 210108

Tucson, AZ 85721-0108

United States

http://econ.arizona.edu/faculty/gowrisankaran.asp

National Bureau of Economic Research (NBER)

1050 Massachusetts Avenue

Cambridge, MA 02138

United States

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Scholarly Papers (26)

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Citation 35

Dynamics of Consumer Demand for New Durable Goods

Number of pages: 33 Posted: 13 Jul 2007
Gautam Gowrisankaran and Marc Rysman
University of Arizona - Eller College of Management and Boston University - Department of Economics
Downloads 312 (80,300)
Citation 35

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dynamic demand, discete choice, camcorders, consumer electronics

Dynamics of Consumer Demand for New Durable Goods

NBER Working Paper No. w14737
Number of pages: 48 Posted: 21 Feb 2009
Gautam Gowrisankaran and Marc Rysman
University of Arizona - Eller College of Management and Boston University - Department of Economics
Downloads 100 (227,730)
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Does Competition Kill? Hospital Quality and Competition

Number of pages: 30 Posted: 07 Apr 2000
Gautam Gowrisankaran and Robert J. Town
University of Arizona - Eller College of Management and University of Pennsylvania - The Wharton School
Downloads 338 (71,906)
Citation 16

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Network Externalities and Technology Adoption: Lessons from Electronic Payments

FRB of San Francisco Working Paper No. 2002-16
Number of pages: 41 Posted: 03 May 2005
Gautam Gowrisankaran and Joanna Stavins
University of Arizona - Eller College of Management and Federal Reserve Bank of Boston
Downloads 170 (149,148)
Citation 40

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Electronic funds transfers

Network Externalities and Technology Adoption: Lessons from Electronic Payments

NBER Working Paper No. w8943
Number of pages: 42 Posted: 17 May 2002
Gautam Gowrisankaran and Joanna Stavins
University of Arizona - Eller College of Management and Federal Reserve Bank of Boston
Downloads 27 (428,299)
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Inferring Hospital Quality from Patient Discharge Records Using a Bayesian Selection Model

Number of pages: 55 Posted: 09 Apr 2000
John Geweke, Gautam Gowrisankaran and Robert J. Town
University of Technology Sydney - Economics Discipline Group, University of Arizona - Eller College of Management and University of Pennsylvania - The Wharton School
Downloads 172 (142,318)
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Quantifying Equilibrium Network Externalities in the ACH Banking Industry

NET Institute Working Paper No. 03-6
Number of pages: 41 Posted: 14 Nov 2004
Daniel A. Ackerberg and Gautam Gowrisankaran
University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) - Department of Economics and University of Arizona - Eller College of Management
Downloads 117 (203,153)
Citation 27

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Quantifying Equilibrium Network Externalities in the Ach Banking Industry

NBER Working Paper No. w12488
Number of pages: 46 Posted: 30 Aug 2006 Last Revised: 17 Aug 2010
Daniel A. Ackerberg and Gautam Gowrisankaran
University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) - Department of Economics and University of Arizona - Eller College of Management
Downloads 26 (433,594)
Citation 27

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The Welfare Consequences of ATM Surcharges: Evidence from a Structural Entry Model

NET Institute Working Paper No. 04-16
Number of pages: 46 Posted: 15 Nov 2004
Gautam Gowrisankaran and John Krainer
University of Arizona - Eller College of Management and Federal Reserve Bank of San Francisco
Downloads 94 (237,582)
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The Welfare Consequences of ATM Surcharges: Evidence from a Structural Entry Model

NBER Working Paper No. w12443
Number of pages: 51 Posted: 21 Aug 2006
Gautam Gowrisankaran and John Krainer
University of Arizona - Eller College of Management and Federal Reserve Bank of San Francisco
Downloads 36 (387,995)
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Brief of Amici Curiae Economics Professors in Federal Trade Commission v. Phoebe Putney Health System (U.S. Supreme Court)

Health Management, Policy and Innovation, Vol. 1 (2012)
Number of pages: 28 Posted: 19 Oct 2012
Northwestern University - Pritzker School of Law, Northwestern University - Kellogg School of Management, Bates White, LLC, Carnegie Mellon University, University of Pennsylvania - The Wharton School, Stanford University - Department of Economics, Harvard University - Department of Economics, University of Pennsylvania - Health Care Systems Department, Stanford University - Knight Management Center, University of Arizona - Eller College of Management, Smith College, Columbia University - Department of Economics, University of Colorado Anschutz Medical Campus, University of Illinois at Chicago - School of Public Health, Harvard Medical School - Department of Health Care Policy, Northwestern University - Department of Economics, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign - Department of Economics, University of Pennsylvania - Health Care Systems Department, University of Chicago, affiliation not provided to SSRN, Northwestern University - Kellogg School of Management, Vanderbilt University - Strategy and Business Economics, Cornell University, Harvard Business School and University of Illinois at Chicago
Downloads 86 (223,340)

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Bayesian Inference for Hospital Quality in a Selection Model

FRB of San Francisco Working Paper No. 2002-18
Number of pages: 63 Posted: 03 May 2005
John Geweke, Gautam Gowrisankaran and Robert J. Town
University of Technology Sydney - Economics Discipline Group, University of Arizona - Eller College of Management and University of Pennsylvania - The Wharton School
Downloads 54 (326,846)
Citation 13

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Medical care

Bayesian Inference for Hospital Quality in a Selection Model

NBER Working Paper No. w8497
Number of pages: 64 Posted: 29 Sep 2001 Last Revised: 24 Oct 2010
John Geweke, Gautam Gowrisankaran and Robert J. Town
University of Technology Sydney - Economics Discipline Group, University of Arizona - Eller College of Management and University of Pennsylvania - The Wharton School
Downloads 30 (413,605)
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Measuring Network Effects in a Dynamic Environment

NET Institute Working Paper No. 10-03
Number of pages: 28 Posted: 31 Jul 2010
Gautam Gowrisankaran, Marc Rysman and Minsoo Park
University of Arizona - Eller College of Management, Boston University - Department of Economics and Sungkyunkwan University - College of Economics
Downloads 75 (214,370)
Citation 1

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Empirics, Network Effects, DVD players

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Learning and the Value of Information: The Case of Health Plan Report Cards

FRB of San Francisco Working Paper No. 2002-17
Number of pages: 46 Posted: 03 May 2005
Michael Chernew, Gautam Gowrisankaran and Dennis P. Scanlon
Harvard Medical School - Department of Health Care Policy, University of Arizona - Eller College of Management and Pennsylvania State University - Department of Health Policy and Administration
Downloads 73 (267,214)
Citation 15

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Medical care

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Competition, Payer, and Hospital Quality

NBER Working Paper No. w9206
Number of pages: 34 Posted: 20 Sep 2002 Last Revised: 29 Oct 2010
Gautam Gowrisankaran and Robert J. Town
University of Arizona - Eller College of Management and University of Pennsylvania - The Wharton School
Downloads 35 (375,853)
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Learning and the Value of Information: Evidence from Health Plan Report Cards

NBER Working Paper No. w8589
Number of pages: 40 Posted: 07 Aug 2012
Michael Chernew, Gautam Gowrisankaran and Dennis P. Scanlon
Harvard Medical School - Department of Health Care Policy, University of Arizona - Eller College of Management and Pennsylvania State University - Department of Health Policy and Administration
Downloads 33 (375,853)
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Do Mergers Lead to Monopoly in the Long Run? Results from the Dominant Firm Model

NBER Working Paper No. w9151
Number of pages: 44 Posted: 15 Sep 2002
Gautam Gowrisankaran and Thomas J. Holmes
University of Arizona - Eller College of Management and University of Minnesota - Twin Cities - Department of Economics
Downloads 32 (404,598)
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Do Mergers Lead to Monopoly in the Long Run? Results from the Dominant Firm Model

Posted: 14 Aug 2008
Gautam Gowrisankaran and Thomas J. Holmes
University of Arizona - Eller College of Management and University of Minnesota - Twin Cities - Department of Economics

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Merger, Dominant Firm, Dynamics

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Intermittency and the Value of Renewable Energy

NBER Working Paper No. w17086
Number of pages: 58 Posted: 31 May 2011 Last Revised: 22 Mar 2015
Gautam Gowrisankaran, Stanley S. Reynolds and Mario Samano
University of Arizona - Eller College of Management, University of Arizona - Department of Economics and HEC Montreal
Downloads 27 (383,327)

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Managed Care, Drug Benefits and Mortality: An Analysis of the Elderly

NBER Working Paper No. w10204
Number of pages: 45 Posted: 27 Jul 2006
Gautam Gowrisankaran and Robert J. Town
University of Arizona - Eller College of Management and University of Pennsylvania - The Wharton School
Downloads 26 (412,156)
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Why Do Incumbent Senators Win? Evidence from a Dynamic Selection Model

NBER Working Paper No. w10748
Number of pages: 35 Posted: 23 Sep 2004
Gautam Gowrisankaran, Matthew F. Mitchell and Andrea Moro
University of Arizona - Eller College of Management, Rotman School of Management and Vanderbilt University - College of Arts and Science - Department of Economics
Downloads 25 (412,156)
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Payer Type and the Returns to Bypass Surgery: Evidence from Hospital Entry Behavior

NBER Working Paper No. w8632
Number of pages: 36 Posted: 06 Dec 2001 Last Revised: 25 Oct 2010
Michael Chernew, Gautam Gowrisankaran and A. Mark Fendrick
Harvard Medical School - Department of Health Care Policy, University of Arizona - Eller College of Management and University of Michigan at Ann Arbor - Internal Medicine
Downloads 25 (421,583)
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Mergers When Prices are Negotiated: Evidence from the Hospital Industry

NBER Working Paper No. w18875
Number of pages: 50 Posted: 09 Mar 2013 Last Revised: 13 Mar 2013
Gautam Gowrisankaran, Aviv Nevo and Robert J. Town
University of Arizona - Eller College of Management, Northwestern University - Department of Economics and University of Pennsylvania - The Wharton School
Downloads 24 (403,290)
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Quality and Employers' Choice of Health Plan

NBER Working Paper No. w9847
Number of pages: 37 Posted: 25 Jul 2003
Harvard Medical School - Department of Health Care Policy, University of Arizona - Eller College of Management, University of Michigan at Ann Arbor - Department of Health Management and Policy and University of Michigan at Ann Arbor - Department of Health Management and Policy
Downloads 20 (441,832)
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Does Information Feedback from In-Home Devices Reduce Electricity Use? Evidence from a Field Experiment

NBER Working Paper No. w20809
Number of pages: 43 Posted: 05 Jan 2015
Shahzeen Z. Attari, Gautam Gowrisankaran, Troy Simpson and Sabine M. Marx
Indiana University Bloomington - School of Public and Environmental Affairs, University of Arizona - Eller College of Management, Columbia University and Columbia University - Technological Change Lab
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“Nash-in-Nash” Bargaining: A Microfoundation for Applied Work

NBER Working Paper No. w20641
Number of pages: 64 Posted: 03 Nov 2014
Allan Collard-Wexler, Gautam Gowrisankaran and Robin S. Lee
Duke University, University of Arizona - Eller College of Management and Harvard University - Department of Economics
Downloads 5 (514,111)
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Productivity, Safety, and Regulation in Underground Coal Mining: Evidence from Disasters and Fatalities

NBER Working Paper No. w21129
Number of pages: 61 Posted: 04 May 2015 Last Revised: 30 May 2015
Gautam Gowrisankaran, Charles Chuan He, Eric Lutz and Jefferey Burgess
University of Arizona - Eller College of Management, University of Arizona - Department of Economics, University of Arizona - Mel and Enid Zuckerman College of Public Health and University of Arizona - Mel and Enid Zuckerman College of Public Health
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Salience, Myopia, and Complex Dynamic Incentives: Evidence from Medicare Part D

NBER Working Paper No. w21104
Number of pages: 70 Posted: 20 Apr 2015
Christina Marsh Dalton, Gautam Gowrisankaran and Robert J. Town
Wake Forest University, University of Arizona - Eller College of Management and University of Pennsylvania - The Wharton School
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Can Amputation Save the Hospital? The Impact of the Medicare Rural Flexibility Program on Demand and Welfare

NBER Working Paper No. w18894
Number of pages: 40 Posted: 15 Mar 2013
University of Arizona - Eller College of Management, Cornell University, University of Mannheim and University of Pennsylvania - The Wharton School
Downloads 1 (527,963)

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Does Health it Adoption Lead to Better Information or Worse Incentives?

NBER Working Paper No. w22873
Number of pages: 55 Posted: 05 Dec 2016
Gautam Gowrisankaran, Keith A. Joiner and Jianjing Lin
University of Arizona - Eller College of Management, University of Arizona - College of Medicine and Tulane University
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A Dynamic Model of Endogenous Horizonal Mergers

Rand Journal of Economics, Vol. 30, No. 1
Posted: 12 Nov 1998
Gautam Gowrisankaran
University of Arizona - Eller College of Management

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