Lee Branstetter

Carnegie Mellon University - H. John Heinz III School of Public Policy and Management

Pittsburgh, PA 15213-3890

United States

National Bureau of Economic Research (NBER)

1050 Massachusetts Avenue

Cambridge, MA 02138

United States

SCHOLARLY PAPERS

30

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Scholarly Papers (30)

1.

Does Cash Flow Cause Investment and R&D?: An Exploration Using Panel Data for French, Japanese, and United States Scientific Firms

IFS Paper No. W98/11; Nuffield College Paper No. 142; Berkeley Dept. of Economics Paper No. 98-260
Number of pages: 37 Posted: 13 Aug 1998
University of California at Berkeley, National Institute of Statistics and Economic Studies (INSEE) - Center for Research in Economics and Statistics (CREST), Carnegie Mellon University - H. John Heinz III School of Public Policy and Management and National Institute of Statistics and Economic Studies (INSEE) - National School for Statistical and Economic Administration (ENSAE)
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Do Stronger Intellectual Property Rights Increase International Technology Transfer? Empirical Evidence from U.S. Firm-Level Panel Data

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 3305
Number of pages: 52 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Lee Branstetter, Raymond J. Fisman and C. Fritz Foley
Carnegie Mellon University - H. John Heinz III School of Public Policy and Management, National Bureau of Economic Research (NBER) and Harvard Business School
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Facts and Fallacies about U.S. FDI in China

Number of pages: 41 Posted: 27 Sep 2007
Lee Branstetter and C. Fritz Foley
Carnegie Mellon University - H. John Heinz III School of Public Policy and Management and Harvard Business School
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China, FDI

Facts and Fallacies About U.S. FDI in China

NBER Working Paper No. w13470
Number of pages: 42 Posted: 05 Oct 2007 Last Revised: 30 Nov 2007
Lee Branstetter and C. Fritz Foley
Carnegie Mellon University - H. John Heinz III School of Public Policy and Management and Harvard Business School
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China's Embrace of Globalization

NBER Working Paper No. w12373
Number of pages: 71 Posted: 24 Jul 2006 Last Revised: 18 Dec 2006
Lee Branstetter and Nicholas Lardy
Carnegie Mellon University - H. John Heinz III School of Public Policy and Management and Peter G. Peterson Institute for International Economics
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Facing the Climate Change Challenge in a Global Economy

Duke Environmental Economics Working Paper No. 12-02
Number of pages: 47 Posted: 20 Jan 2012
Lee Branstetter and William A. Pizer
Carnegie Mellon University - H. John Heinz III School of Public Policy and Management and Duke University
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Facing the Climate Change Challenge in a Global Economy

NBER Working Paper No. w18214
Number of pages: 47 Posted: 15 Jul 2012 Last Revised: 19 Oct 2014
Lee Branstetter and William A. Pizer
Carnegie Mellon University - H. John Heinz III School of Public Policy and Management and Duke University
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Trade and Foreign Direct Investment in China: a Political Economy Approach

NBER Working Paper No. w7100
Number of pages: 49 Posted: 10 Jun 1999 Last Revised: 05 May 2000
Lee Branstetter and Robert C. Feenstra
Carnegie Mellon University - H. John Heinz III School of Public Policy and Management and University of California, Davis - Department of Economics
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Intellectual Property Rights, Imitation, and Foreign Direct Investment: Theory and Evidence

NBER Working Paper No. w13033
Number of pages: 44 Posted: 18 Apr 2007 Last Revised: 13 Aug 2010
Carnegie Mellon University - H. John Heinz III School of Public Policy and Management, National Bureau of Economic Research (NBER), Harvard Business School and Southern Methodist University (SMU) - Department of Economics
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Do Stronger Patents Induce More Innovation? Evidence from the 1988 Japanese Patent Law Reforms

NBER Working Paper No. w7066
Number of pages: 58 Posted: 19 Apr 1999 Last Revised: 28 Jan 2015
Mariko Sakakibara and Lee Branstetter
University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) - Policy Area and Carnegie Mellon University - H. John Heinz III School of Public Policy and Management
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Do Stronger Patents Induce More Innovation? Evidence from the 1988 Japanese Patent Law Reforms

RAND Journal of Economics, Vol. 32, No. 1, Spring 2001
Posted: 11 Oct 2000
Mariko Sakakibara and Lee Branstetter
University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) - Policy Area and Carnegie Mellon University - H. John Heinz III School of Public Policy and Management

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Is Foreign Direct Investment a Channel of Knowledge Spillovers? Evidence from Japan's FDI in the United States

NBER Working Paper No. w8015
Number of pages: 38 Posted: 18 Nov 2000 Last Revised: 29 Jan 2015
Lee Branstetter
Carnegie Mellon University - H. John Heinz III School of Public Policy and Management
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Is Academic Science Driving a Surge in Industrial Innovation? Evidence from Patent Citations

NBER Working Paper No. w11561
Number of pages: 56 Posted: 28 Sep 2005 Last Revised: 05 Aug 2010
Lee Branstetter and Yoshiaki Ogura
Carnegie Mellon University - H. John Heinz III School of Public Policy and Management and Waseda University, School of Political Science and Economics
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Do Stronger Intellectual Property Rights Increase International Technology Transfer? Empirical Evidence from U.S. Firm-Level Data

NBER Working Paper No. w11516
Number of pages: 37 Posted: 14 Sep 2005
Lee Branstetter, Raymond J. Fisman and C. Fritz Foley
Carnegie Mellon University - H. John Heinz III School of Public Policy and Management, National Bureau of Economic Research (NBER) and Harvard Business School
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Report on the State of Available Data for the Study of International Trade and Foreign Direct Investment

NBER Working Paper No. w16254
Number of pages: 38 Posted: 10 Aug 2010 Last Revised: 11 Aug 2010
University of California, Davis - Department of Economics, National Bureau of Economic Research (NBER) at New York (Deceased), Carnegie Mellon University - H. John Heinz III School of Public Policy and Management, Harvard Business School, University of Virginia - Department of Economics, Georgetown University - Department of Strategy/Economics/Ethics/Public Policy, University of California at Santa Cruz, Brandeis University, Yale University - School of Management and University of California, Merced
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Going Soft: How the Rise of Software Based Innovation led to the Decline of Japan’s IT Industry and the Resurgence of Silicon Valley

Number of pages: 68 Posted: 21 Feb 2011
Ashish Arora, Lee Branstetter and Matej Drev
Duke University - Fuqua School of Business, Carnegie Mellon University - H. John Heinz III School of Public Policy and Management and Georgia Institute of Technology
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Innovation, Technological Change, IT Industry, Software Innovation, Japan

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When Do Research Consortia Work Well and Why? Evidence from Japanese Panel Data

NBER Working Paper No. w7972
Number of pages: 38 Posted: 22 Oct 2000 Last Revised: 18 Dec 2013
Lee Branstetter and Mariko Sakakibara
Carnegie Mellon University - H. John Heinz III School of Public Policy and Management and University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) - Policy Area
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The Incredible Shrinking Portuguese Firm

NBER Working Paper No. w17265
Number of pages: 54 Posted: 06 Aug 2011
Serguey Braguinsky, Lee Branstetter and Andre Regateiro
Carnegie Mellon University - Department of Social and Decision Sciences, Carnegie Mellon University - H. John Heinz III School of Public Policy and Management and affiliation not provided to SSRN
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Review of Innovation and its Discontents

Capitalism and Society, Vol. 1, Issue 3, Article 4, 2006
Number of pages: 6 Posted: 23 Jan 2013
Lee Branstetter
Carnegie Mellon University - H. John Heinz III School of Public Policy and Management
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Is Japan's Innovative Capacity in Decline?

NBER Working Paper No. w9438
Number of pages: 43 Posted: 11 Jan 2003 Last Revised: 08 Feb 2015
Lee Branstetter and Yoshiaki Nakamura
Carnegie Mellon University - H. John Heinz III School of Public Policy and Management and Kanto Bureau of Economy, Trade, and Industry
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Regulation and Welfare: Evidence from Paragraph IV Generic Entry in the Pharmaceutical Industry

NBER Working Paper No. w17188
Number of pages: 41 Posted: 05 Jul 2011 Last Revised: 29 Oct 2015
Carnegie Mellon University - H. John Heinz III School of Public Policy and Management, Indian Institute of Management, Ahmedabad and University of Utah - Department of Entrepreneurship & Strategy
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Japanese Research Consortia: A Microeconometric Analysis of Industrial Policy

NBER Working Paper No. w6066
Number of pages: 46 Posted: 14 Jul 2000 Last Revised: 06 Oct 2010
Lee Branstetter and Mariko Sakakibara
Carnegie Mellon University - H. John Heinz III School of Public Policy and Management and University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) - Policy Area
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Intellectual Property Rights, Foreign Direct Investment, and Industrial Development

NBER Working Paper No. w15393
Number of pages: 41 Posted: 05 Oct 2009 Last Revised: 29 Oct 2014
Lee Branstetter and Kamal Saggi
Carnegie Mellon University - H. John Heinz III School of Public Policy and Management and Southern Methodist University (SMU) - Department of Economics
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Intellectual Property Rights, Foreign Direct Investment and Industrial Development

The Economic Journal, Vol. 121, Issue 555, pp. 1161-1191, 2011
Number of pages: 31 Posted: 21 Sep 2011
Lee Branstetter and Kamal Saggi
Carnegie Mellon University - H. John Heinz III School of Public Policy and Management and Southern Methodist University (SMU) - Department of Economics
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Are Knowledge Spillovers International or Intranational in Scope? Microeconometric Evidence from the Japan and the United States

NBER Working Paper No. w5800
Number of pages: 40 Posted: 14 Mar 1997 Last Revised: 12 May 2000
Lee Branstetter
Carnegie Mellon University - H. John Heinz III School of Public Policy and Management
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Starving (or Fattening) the Golden Goose?: Generic Entry and the Incentives for Early-Stage Pharmaceutical Innovation

NBER Working Paper No. w20532
Number of pages: 47 Posted: 30 Sep 2014 Last Revised: 10 Mar 2015
Carnegie Mellon University - H. John Heinz III School of Public Policy and Management, Indian Institute of Management, Ahmedabad and University of Utah - Department of Entrepreneurship & Strategy
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Going Soft: How the Rise of Software Based Innovation Led to the Decline of Japan's it Industry and the Resurgence of Silicon Valley

NBER Working Paper No. w16156
Number of pages: 55 Posted: 12 Jul 2010 Last Revised: 08 Jun 2014
Ashish Arora, Lee Branstetter and Matej Drev
Duke University - Fuqua School of Business, Carnegie Mellon University - H. John Heinz III School of Public Policy and Management and Georgia Institute of Technology
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Do Entry Regulations Deter Entrepreneurship and Job Creation? Evidence from Recent Reforms in Portugal

NBER Working Paper No. w16473
Number of pages: 37 Posted: 18 Oct 2010 Last Revised: 29 Oct 2014
Carnegie Mellon University - H. John Heinz III School of Public Policy and Management, Instituto Superior Técnico (IST) - Department of Engineering and Management, Carnegie Mellon University - H. John Heinz III School of Public Policy and Management and ISEG Lisbon School of Economics and Management, Universidade de Lisboa
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Do Entry Regulations Deter Entrepreneurship and Job Creation? Evidence from Recent Reforms in Portugal

Number of pages: 28 Posted: 17 Jun 2014
Carnegie Mellon University - H. John Heinz III School of Public Policy and Management, Instituto Superior Técnico (IST) - Department of Engineering and Management, Carnegie Mellon University - H. John Heinz III School of Public Policy and Management and ISEG Lisbon School of Economics and Management, Universidade de Lisboa
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The it Revolution and the Globalization of R&D

NBER Working Paper No. w24707
Number of pages: 28 Posted: 18 Jun 2018
Lee Branstetter, Britta Glennon and J. Bradford Jensen
Carnegie Mellon University - H. John Heinz III School of Public Policy and Management, Carnegie Mellon University and Georgetown University - Department of Strategy/Economics/Ethics/Public Policy
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Get with the Program: Software-Driven Innovation in Traditional Manufacturing

NBER Working Paper No. w21752
Number of pages: 38 Posted: 07 Dec 2015 Last Revised: 04 Jan 2016
Lee Branstetter, Matej Drev and Namho Kwon
Carnegie Mellon University - H. John Heinz III School of Public Policy and Management, Georgia Institute of Technology and Carnegie Mellon University
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Network-Mediated Knowledge Spillovers: A Cross-Country Comparative Analysis of Information Security Innovations

NBER Working Paper No. w23808
Number of pages: 43 Posted: 18 Sep 2017
Lee Branstetter, Neil Gandal and Nadav Kuniesky
Carnegie Mellon University - H. John Heinz III School of Public Policy and Management, Berglas School of Economics, Tel Aviv University and Tel Aviv University
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Network-Mediated Knowledge Spillovers: A Cross-Country Comparative Analysis of Information Security Innovations

CEPR Discussion Paper No. DP12268
Number of pages: 46 Posted: 11 Sep 2017
Lee Branstetter, Neil Gandal and Nadav Kunievsky
Carnegie Mellon University - H. John Heinz III School of Public Policy and Management, Berglas School of Economics, Tel Aviv University and Tel Aviv University
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Information Security, Knowledge Spillovers, patents

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Knowledge Transfer Abroad: The Role of U.S. Inventors within Global R&D Networks

NBER Working Paper No. w24453
Number of pages: 45 Posted: 02 Apr 2018
Lee Branstetter, Britta Glennon and J. Bradford Jensen
Carnegie Mellon University - H. John Heinz III School of Public Policy and Management, Carnegie Mellon University and Georgetown University - Department of Strategy/Economics/Ethics/Public Policy
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Why Has China Overinvested in Coal Power?

NBER Working Paper No. w25437
Number of pages: 38 Posted: 15 Jan 2019 Last Revised: 05 Feb 2019
Carnegie Mellon University, Carnegie Mellon University - H. John Heinz III School of Public Policy and Management, Carnegie Mellon University - H. John Heinz III School of Public Policy and Management, Carnegie Mellon University - Engineering & Public Policy and North China Electric Power University
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Globalization and Technology Absorption in Europe and Central Asia the Role of Trade, FDI, and Cross-Border Knowledge Flowspaper

World Bank Working Paper No. 150
Posted: 23 Jul 2008
CASE - Center for Social and Economic Research, Carnegie Mellon University - H. John Heinz III School of Public Policy and Management, World Bank and affiliation not provided to SSRN

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Technology transfer-Asia, Central, Technology transfer-Europe, Investments, Foreign-Asia, Central, Investments, Foreign-Europe, Globalization-Asia, Central, Goldberg Itzhak, Globalization