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)

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Cambridge, MA 02138

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SCHOLARLY PAPERS

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Scholarly Papers (29)

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Citation 60

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
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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 Last Revised: 24 Feb 2009
Gautam Gowrisankaran and Marc Rysman
University of Arizona - Eller College of Management and Boston University - Department of Economics
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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
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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 177 (168,877)

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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 Last Revised: 05 Oct 2014
Gautam Gowrisankaran and Joanna Stavins
University of Arizona - Eller College of Management and Federal Reserve Bank of Boston
Downloads 31 (472,266)
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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 183 (163,874)
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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 - Department of Economics
Downloads 152 (192,409)
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Empirics, Network Effects, DVD players

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 120 (232,897)
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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 27 (493,841)
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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 97 (270,991)
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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 Last Revised: 03 Jul 2010
Gautam Gowrisankaran and John Krainer
University of Arizona - Eller College of Management and Federal Reserve Bank of San Francisco
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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, Princeton University - Department of Economics, University of Colorado at Denver - Anschutz Medical Campus, University of Illinois at Chicago - School of Public Health, Harvard University - 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 116 (237,811)

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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 59 (362,919)

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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 35 (453,102)
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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 University - Department of Health Care Policy, University of Arizona - Eller College of Management and Pennsylvania State University - Department of Health Policy and Administration
Downloads 82 (299,272)
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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
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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 University - Department of Health Care Policy, University of Arizona - Eller College of Management and Pennsylvania State University - Department of Health Policy and Administration
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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 38 (430,484)
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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 37 (434,548)
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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 Last Revised: 28 Oct 2010
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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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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Managed Care, Drug Benefits and Mortality: An Analysis of the Elderly

NBER Working Paper No. w10204
Number of pages: 45 Posted: 27 Jul 2006 Last Revised: 06 Jan 2007
Gautam Gowrisankaran and Robert J. Town
University of Arizona - Eller College of Management and University of Pennsylvania - The Wharton School
Downloads 31 (460,415)

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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 30 (465,157)

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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 University - Department of Health Care Policy, University of Arizona - Eller College of Management and University of Michigan at Ann Arbor - Department of Internal Medicine
Downloads 29 (469,957)

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Quality and Employers' Choice of Health Plan

NBER Working Paper No. w9847
Number of pages: 37 Posted: 25 Jul 2003 Last Revised: 24 Sep 2009
Harvard University - 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 25 (490,912)
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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 Last Revised: 06 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 18 (531,108)
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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 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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Productivity, Safety, and Regulation in Underground Coal Mining: Evidence from Disasters and Fatalities

NBER Working Paper No. w21129
Number of pages: 55 Posted: 04 May 2015 Last Revised: 30 May 2015
Gautam Gowrisankaran, Charles 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: 73 Posted: 20 Apr 2015 Last Revised: 28 Apr 2015
Christina Dalton, Gautam Gowrisankaran and Robert J. Town
Wake Forest University, University of Arizona - Eller College of Management and University of Pennsylvania - The Wharton School
Downloads 7 (598,513)

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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
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Reclassification Risk in the Small Group Health Insurance Market

NBER Working Paper No. w24663
Number of pages: 53 Posted: 04 Jun 2018
Sebastián Fleitas, Gautam Gowrisankaran and Anthony T. Lo Sasso
Universidad de la Republica - Instituto de Economía, University of Arizona - Eller College of Management and University of Illinois at Chicago - School of Public Health
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Physician Practice Style and Healthcare Costs: Evidence from Emergency Departments

NBER Working Paper No. w24155
Number of pages: 51 Posted: 03 Jan 2018
Gautam Gowrisankaran, Keith A. Joiner and Pierre-Thomas Léger
University of Arizona - Eller College of Management, University of Arizona - College of Medicine and affiliation not provided to SSRN
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Escalation of Scrutiny: The Gains from Dynamic Enforcement of Environmental Regulations

NBER Working Paper No. w24810
Number of pages: 75 Posted: 16 Jul 2018
Wesley Blundell, Gautam Gowrisankaran and Ashley Langer
California State University, East Bay, University of Arizona - Eller College of Management and University of Arizona
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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 Last Revised: 21 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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