Gary H. Jefferson

Brandeis University - International Business School

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Waltham, MA 02454-9110

United States

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Ideas:
“  Connecting biological evolution, change in the physical world, and technical change. Implications for growth theory.  ”

Scholarly Papers (20)

1.

R&D and Technology Transfer: Firm-Level Evidence from Chinese Industry

Number of pages: 36 Posted: 20 Aug 2004
Albert G. Z. Hu, Gary H. Jefferson, Xiaojing Guan and Qian Jinchang
National University of Singapore (NUS) - Department of Economics, Brandeis University - International Business School, National Bureau of Statistics of China (NBS) and National Bureau of Statistics
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Research and development, Technology transfer, China

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The Impact of Shareholding Reform on Chinese Enterprise, 1995-2001

Number of pages: 56 Posted: 25 Sep 2003
Gary H. Jefferson and Jian Su
Brandeis University - International Business School and Brandeis University - Department of Economics
Downloads 319 (103,657)
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Ownership reform, Enterprise performance, China

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Environmental Regulation and Industrial Performance: Evidence from Unexpected Externalities in China

Number of pages: 34 Posted: 14 Feb 2013
Gary H. Jefferson, Shinsuke Tanaka and Wesley Yin
Brandeis University - International Business School, Tufts University - The Fletcher School of Law and Diplomacy and Boston University
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environmental regulation

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An Investigation into Firm-Level R&D Capabilities in East Asia

Number of pages: 36 Posted: 29 Sep 2003
Gary H. Jefferson, Albert G. Z. Hu, Xiaojing Guan and Qian Jinchang
Brandeis University - International Business School, National University of Singapore (NUS) - Department of Economics, National Bureau of Statistics of China (NBS) and National Bureau of Statistics
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Research and development, Technology transfer, China

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Do Institutions Matter for FDI Spillovers? The Implications of China'S"Special Characteristics"

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 5757
Number of pages: 66 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Luosha Du, Ann E. Harrison and Gary H. Jefferson
affiliation not provided to SSRN, University of California, Berkeley and Brandeis University - International Business School
Downloads 108 (274,143)
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Emerging Markets, Debt Markets, Economic Theory & Research, Investment and Investment Climate, Labor Policies

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The Partial Reform Equilibrium of China’s Large SOEs: Theory and Evidence

Number of pages: 39 Posted: 28 Dec 2017 Last Revised: 03 Jun 2019
Jim Huangnan Shen, Weiping Li, Jun Zhang and Gary H. Jefferson
University of London, School of Oriental and African Studies (SOAS), Economics, City University of Hong Kong, Fudan University - China Center for Economic Studies (CCES) and Brandeis University - International Business School
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partial equilibrium syndrome, Nash bargaining, indifference payoff point, privatization, state asset council, mega-SOE managers

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Factors Influencing Energy Intensity in Four Chinese Industries

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 6551
Number of pages: 44 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Pennsylvania State University, Pennsylvania State University, Brandeis University - International Business School, Bryn Mawr College and World Bank - Development Research Group (DECRG)
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Energy Production and Transportation, Environment and Energy Efficiency, Energy and Environment, Water and Industry, E-Business

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Growth Theory and Growth Accounting: Reformulating Our Understanding of Growth

Number of pages: 56 Posted: 03 Sep 2016
Gary H. Jefferson
Brandeis University - International Business School
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neoclassical growth theory, endogenous, technical change, growth accounting

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Inequality and Regional Productivity Convergence in China

Number of pages: 43 Posted: 04 Feb 2013
Paul Duo Deng and Gary H. Jefferson
Department of Economics, Copenhagen Business School and Brandeis University - International Business School
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inequality, economic growth, productivity, convergence, growth sustainability, China, international comparison of productivity (ICOP)

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Change on Earth through the Eyes of an Economist: A Synopsis

Number of pages: 4 Posted: 19 Apr 2019 Last Revised: 25 Jun 2019
Gary H. Jefferson
Brandeis University - International Business School
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Foreign Entry and Heterogeneous Growth of Firms: Do We Observe 'Creative Destruction' in China?

Number of pages: 30 Posted: 04 Feb 2013
Paul Duo Deng and Gary H. Jefferson
Department of Economics, Copenhagen Business School and Brandeis University - International Business School
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firm heterogeneity, creative destruction, productivity growth, TFP, FDI, entry, competition, Chinese economy

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Technology and Growth in a Fixed Physical World

Number of pages: 32 Posted: 10 Aug 2018
Gary H. Jefferson
Brandeis University - International Business School
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Growth Theory, Solow, Harrod, Technology, Savings, Invention Neutrality

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Restructuring China's Research Institutes: Impacts on China's Research Orientation and Productivity

Number of pages: 39 Posted: 31 May 2014
Gary H. Jefferson, Renai Jiang and Daniel L. Tortorice
Brandeis University - International Business School, Xi'an Jiaotong University (XJTU) and College of the Holy Cross -- Department of Economics and Accounting
Downloads 34 (488,343)
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Technological Innovation, R&D, Invention, Research Policy

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FDI Spillovers and Industrial Policy: The Role of Tariffs and Tax Holidays

NBER Working Paper No. w16767
Number of pages: 55 Posted: 07 Feb 2011 Last Revised: 10 Feb 2011
Luosha Du, Ann E. Harrison and Gary H. Jefferson
affiliation not provided to SSRN, University of California, Berkeley and Brandeis University - International Business School
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On the Nature of Technical Change: Original Endowment Theory

Number of pages: 29 Posted: 19 Jan 2019
Gary H. Jefferson
Brandeis University - International Business School
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technical change, natural units, atoms, invention-neutral

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FDI Impact and Spillover: Evidence from China's Electronic and Textile Industries

Number of pages: 14 Posted: 04 Jul 2003
Albert G. Z. Hu and Gary H. Jefferson
National University of Singapore (NUS) - Department of Economics and Brandeis University - International Business School
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Prices, Investment and Energy Efficiency: Evidence from China’s Industrial Firms

Number of pages: 54 Posted: 24 Mar 2020
Sarah Tang and Gary H. Jefferson
Department of Economics, Suffolk University and Brandeis University - International Business School
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energy price, putty-clay investment, vintage capital, embodied technology, disembodied technology, China

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China's Emerging Market for Property Rights: Theoretical and Empirical Perspectives

Number of pages: 33 Posted: 04 Jan 2003
Gary H. Jefferson and Thomas G. Rawski
Brandeis University - International Business School and University of Pittsburgh - Department of Economics
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Explaining Spatial Convergence of China's Industrial Productivity

Oxford Bulletin of Economics and Statistics, Vol. 73, Issue 6, pp. 818-832, 2011
Number of pages: 15 Posted: 22 Nov 2011
Paul Duo Deng and Gary H. Jefferson
Department of Economics, Copenhagen Business School and Brandeis University - International Business School
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Restructuring China's Research Institutes

Economics of Transition, Vol. 24, Issue 1, pp. 163-208, 2016
Number of pages: 46 Posted: 19 Jan 2016
Renai Jiang, Daniel L. Tortorice and Gary H. Jefferson
Xi'an Jiaotong University (XJTU), College of the Holy Cross -- Department of Economics and Accounting and Brandeis University - International Business School
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Technological innovation, R&D, invention, research policy