José Lobo

Arizona State University (ASU)

Farmer Building 440G PO Box 872011

Tempe, AZ 85287

United States

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Scholarly Papers (16)

1.

Urban Science: Integrated Theory from the First Cities to Sustainable Metropolises

Report submitted to the NSF on the Present State and Future of Urban Science, 2020
Number of pages: 38 Posted: 28 Jan 2020 Last Revised: 05 Feb 2020
Arizona State University (ASU), University of Washington, Government of the United States of America - Oak Ridge National Laboratory, University College London, Centre d’Analyse et de Mathématique Sociales (CAMS, CNRS-EHESS), National Autonomous University of Mexico (UNAM), University of Toronto, University of Chicago - Mansueto Institute for Urban Innovation, University of Chicago - Mansueto Institute for Urban Innovation, Yale University - School of Forestry and Environmental Studies, Martin Prosperity Institute, Rotman School of Management, University of Toronto, University of California, Berkeley, Arizona State University (ASU), The University of Texas at San Antonio, Santa Fe Institute, New York University - Center for Urban Science and Progress, Jonkoping University, University of Illinois at Chicago - Department of Sociology, Department of Archaeology, University of Colorado Boulder, Arizona State University (ASU) - School of Geographical Sciences and Urban Planning, Santa Fe Institute, Indian Institute for Human Settlements, University of Lausanne - Institute for Geography and Sustainability, City College of New York, University of Toronto, School of Cities, Arizona State University (ASU) - School of Complex Adaptive Systems, Arizona State University (ASU) - School of Human Evolution and Social Change, Yale University - Yale School of Forestry & Environmental Science, University of North Carolina (UNC) at Charlotte, Santa Fe Institute, Sandia National Laboratories, Arizona State University (ASU), Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Sloan School of Management, School of Human Evolution and Social Change, Arizona State University and Northwestern University - Kellogg School of Management
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Scaling of Hunter Gatherer Camp Size and Human Sociality

Mansueto Institute for Urban Innovation Research Paper No. 7
Number of pages: 43 Posted: 26 Jul 2019 Last Revised: 04 Nov 2021
Arizona State University (ASU), Institute of Archaeology, University College London, University of Chicago - Mansueto Institute for Urban Innovation, Arizona State University (ASU), Arizona State University (ASU) - School of Human Evolution and Social Change and Department of Archaeology, University of Colorado Boulder
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Settlement Scaling Theory: Bridging the Study of Ancient and Contemporary Urban Systems

Mansueto Institute for Urban Innovation Research Paper No. 6
Number of pages: 29 Posted: 26 Jul 2019 Last Revised: 10 Jun 2020
Arizona State University (ASU), University of Chicago - Mansueto Institute for Urban Innovation, Arizona State University (ASU) - School of Human Evolution and Social Change and Department of Archaeology, University of Colorado Boulder
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cities, premodern cities, data, comparative urbanism, settlement scaling

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The Interpretation of Urban Scaling Analysis in Time

Mansueto Institute for Urban Innovation Research Paper
Number of pages: 17 Posted: 26 Sep 2019 Last Revised: 19 Oct 2023
University of Chicago - Mansueto Institute for Urban Innovation, Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Sloan School of Management, Arizona State University (ASU), Santa Fe Institute, City College of New York and The University of Texas at San Antonio
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Urban scaling, Growth, Statistics, Regression, Cities, Congestion

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The Production Recipes Approach to Modeling Technological Innovation: An Application to Learning by Doing

Journal of Economic Dynamics and Control, Vol. 24, 2000
Number of pages: 62 Posted: 26 Aug 2009 Last Revised: 01 Jun 2015
George Mason University - School of Policy, Government, and International Affairs, BiosGroup, Arizona State University (ASU) and Cornell University - Department of Economics
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engineering experience curves, learning by doing, learning curves, NK model, organizational learning, production recipes, technological evolution

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The Role of Invention in U.S. Metropolitan Productivity

Number of pages: 45 Posted: 14 Nov 2012 Last Revised: 30 Dec 2015
Gallup, Arizona State University (ASU) and University of North Carolina (UNC) at Charlotte
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patents, innovation, productivity, urban economics, economic development, growth, technology

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Graduate Education for a New Sustainable Urban Systems Science: Designing a New PhD Curriculum Integrating Sustainability Science and Urban Science

Mansueto Institute for Urban Innovation Research Paper No. 14
Number of pages: 26 Posted: 10 Oct 2019 Last Revised: 10 Jun 2020
Arizona State University (ASU), University of Washington, Government of the United States of America - Oak Ridge National Laboratory, University of Chicago - Mansueto Institute for Urban Innovation, University of Chicago - Mansueto Institute for Urban Innovation, University of Illinois at Chicago - Department of Sociology, Arizona State University (ASU) - School of Geographical Sciences and Urban Planning, Arizona State University (ASU) - School of Complex Adaptive Systems, Arizona State University (ASU) - School of Human Evolution and Social Change, Yale University - Yale School of Forestry & Environmental Science, University of North Carolina (UNC) at Charlotte and Arizona State University (ASU)
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Sustainable Urban Systems Science, PhD Curriculum, Degree Programs, Sustainability Science, Urban Science

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Diversity, Economic Webs, and Growth

Number of pages: 44 Posted: 27 Aug 2009 Last Revised: 03 Nov 2009
George Mason University - School of Policy, Government, and International Affairs, BiosGroup and Arizona State University (ASU)
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complexity, diversity, economic growth, external economies, networks, NK model

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Quantitative Methods for the Comparative Analysis of Cities in History

Mansueto Institute for Urban Innovation Research Paper No. 9. This paper has been published in Frontiers in Digital Humanities: https://www.frontiersin.org/articles/10.3389/fdigh.2019.00017/full
Number of pages: 25 Posted: 26 Jul 2019 Last Revised: 10 Jun 2020
Luis Bettencourt and José Lobo
University of Chicago - Mansueto Institute for Urban Innovation and Arizona State University (ASU)
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Urbanization, scaling, economic growth, data, Zipf’s law, Instability, Resilience

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Transitioning to a Green Economy: Radical Transformation or Building Upon Existing Skills?

Number of pages: 11 Posted: 16 May 2022 Last Revised: 15 Sep 2022
Shade T. Shutters and José Lobo
Arizona State University (ASU) - School of Complex Adaptive Systems and Arizona State University (ASU)
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green transition, workforce, labor skills, energy policy, decarbonization, metropolitan areas

11.

Scaling of Patenting with Urban Population Size: Evidence from Global Metropolitan Areas

Number of pages: 20 Posted: 31 Jan 2013
Arizona State University (ASU), Gallup and University of North Carolina (UNC) at Charlotte
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patents, innovation, global competitiveness, Urban scaling, Patenting, Global metropolitan areas, Superlinearity

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Quantifying Urban Economic Resilience Through Labour Force Interdependence

Palgrave Communications, Vol. 1, pp. 15010-, 2015
Number of pages: 7 Posted: 18 Aug 2015
Arizona State University (ASU) - School of Complex Adaptive Systems, Arizona State University (ASU) - Julie Ann Wrigley Global Institute of Sustainability and Arizona State University (ASU)
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Scale Effects in Invention? Evidence from Urban Areas in the U.S.

Number of pages: 20 Posted: 27 Dec 2012
Deborah Strumsky and José Lobo
University of North Carolina (UNC) at Charlotte and Arizona State University (ASU)
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invention, patenting, scale effects, urban areas

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Urban Structure, Spatial Equilibrium, and Social Inequality at Ancient Teotihuacan

Number of pages: 35 Posted: 02 Jan 2024
Arizona State University (ASU), Arizona State University (ASU), Arizona State University (ASU), affiliation not provided to SSRN, Arizona State University (ASU) and Arizona State University (ASU) - School of Human Evolution and Social Change
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density gradient, inequality, spatial analysis, Teotihuacan, urbanism

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Disentangling Agglomeration Economies from Selection under Policy Distortions in China

Number of pages: 33 Posted: 17 Oct 2023
Arizona State University, Arizona State University (ASU), State University of New York, Buffalo and Arizona State University (ASU)
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Agglomeration, Selection, Productivity, China

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The Role of Occupational Socialness on the Productivity of Metropolitan Economies

Number of pages: 13 Posted: 20 Dec 2023
Shade T. Shutters, José Lobo and Jieshu Wang
Arizona State University (ASU) - School of Complex Adaptive Systems, Arizona State University (ASU) and Arizona State University (ASU) - Decision Theater
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economic productivity, patenting productivity, workplace interactions, density