Scott Duke Kominers

Harvard University

Rock Center

Harvard Business School

Boston, MA 02163

United States

http://www.scottkom.com/

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1.

To Groupon or Not to Groupon: The Profitability of Deep Discounts

Marketing Letters, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 24 Posted: 18 Dec 2010 Last Revised: 30 Jul 2014
Benjamin G. Edelman, Sonia Jaffe and Scott Duke Kominers
Harvard University - HBS Negotiations, Organizations and Markets Unit, Becker Friedman Institute for Research in Economics at the University of Chicago and Harvard University
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Voucher Discounts, Groupon, Experience Goods, Repeat Purchase.

Patent Trolls: Evidence from Targeted Firms

Harvard Business School Finance Working Paper No. 15-002
Number of pages: 80 Posted: 11 Jul 2014 Last Revised: 29 Aug 2016
Lauren Cohen, Umit G. Gurun and Scott Duke Kominers
Harvard Business School, University of Texas at Dallas and Harvard University
Downloads 1,850 (6,217)

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Patent trolls, NPEs, PAEs, Innovation, Patents

Patent Trolls: Evidence from Targeted Firms

NBER Working Paper No. w20322
Number of pages: 70 Posted: 11 Aug 2014
Lauren Cohen, Umit G. Gurun and Scott Duke Kominers
Harvard Business School, University of Texas at Dallas and Harvard University
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On Derivatives Markets and Social Welfare: A Theory of Empty Voting and Hidden Ownership

Virginia Law Review, Vol. 99, No. 1103, 2013, Rock Center for Corporate Governance at Stanford University Working Paper No. 122, Becker Friedman Institute for Research in Economics Working Paper No. 2012-11, Stanford Law and Economics Olin Working Paper No. 433
Number of pages: 66 Posted: 23 Aug 2012 Last Revised: 16 Oct 2015
Jordan M. Barry, John William Hatfield and Scott Duke Kominers
University of San Diego School of Law, University of Texas at Austin and Harvard University
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derivatives, disclosure, empty voting, hidden ownership, morphable ownership, corporate governance, shareholder rights and obligations, financial markets, securities laws, law and economics, competitive equilibrium, core outcome, corporate voting, shareholder voting, regulatory arbitrage, securities

Big Data and Big Cities: The Promises and Limitations of Improved Measures of Urban Life

Harvard Business School NOM Unit Working Paper No. 16-065
Number of pages: 40 Posted: 24 Nov 2015
Edward L. Glaeser, Scott Duke Kominers, Michael Luca and Nikhil Naik
Harvard University - John F. Kennedy School of Government, Department of Economics, Harvard University, Harvard Business School - Negotiations, Organizations & Markets Unit and Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT)
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Big Data and Big Cities: The Promises and Limitations of Improved Measures of Urban Life

NBER Working Paper No. w21778
Number of pages: 39 Posted: 07 Dec 2015
Edward L. Glaeser, Scott Duke Kominers, Michael Luca and Nikhil Naik
Harvard University - John F. Kennedy School of Government, Department of Economics, Harvard University, Harvard Business School - Negotiations, Organizations & Markets Unit and Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT)
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Agglomerative Forces and Cluster Shapes

Harvard Business School Entrepreneurial Management Working Paper No. 11-061
Number of pages: 55 Posted: 16 Dec 2010 Last Revised: 05 Dec 2012
William R. Kerr and Scott Duke Kominers
Harvard University - Entrepreneurial Management Unit and Harvard University
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Agglomeration, Clusters, Networks, Industrial Organization, Silicon Valley, Entrepreneurship, Technology Flows, Patents.

Agglomerative Forces and Cluster Shapes

US Census Bureau Center for Economic Studies Paper No. CES-WP-12-09
Number of pages: 68 Posted: 03 Jul 2012
William R. Kerr and Scott Duke Kominers
Harvard University - Entrepreneurial Management Unit and Harvard University
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Agglomeration, Clusters, Industrial Organization, Silicon Valley, Entrepreneurship

Agglomerative Forces and Cluster Shapes

NBER Working Paper No. w16639
Number of pages: 68 Posted: 27 Dec 2010
William R. Kerr and Scott Duke Kominers
Harvard University - Entrepreneurial Management Unit and Harvard University
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Strategy-Proofness, Investment Efficiency, and Marginal Returns: An Equivalence

Becker Friedman Institute for Research in Economics Working Paper
Number of pages: 114 Posted: 05 Jan 2015 Last Revised: 10 Apr 2017
John William Hatfield, Fuhito Kojima and Scott Duke Kominers
University of Texas at Austin, Harvard University - Department of Economics and Harvard University
Downloads 242 (26,520)
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Strategy-proofness, Investment efficiency, Providing marginal rewards, Vickrey-Clarke-Groves mechanisms, Mechanism design

7.

Salary Erosion and Federal Judicial Resignation

Number of pages: 16 Posted: 30 Mar 2008 Last Revised: 28 Sep 2008
Scott Duke Kominers
Harvard University
Downloads 234 (103,855)
Citation 1

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Salary erosion, Judicial pay, Judicial resignation, Judicial turnover, Federal judiciary, Post-resignation judicial employment

8.

Coasean Keep-Away: Voluntary Transaction Costs

San Diego Legal Studies Paper No. 14-149
Number of pages: 67 Posted: 04 Mar 2014
Jordan M. Barry, John William Hatfield and Scott Duke Kominers
University of San Diego School of Law, University of Texas at Austin and Harvard University
Downloads 206 (74,199)

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Coase Theorem, transaction costs, private ordering, efficiency, liability rules, property rules, remedies, reasonable use

9.

Concordance Among Holdouts

Harvard Institute of Economic Research Discussion Paper
Number of pages: 38 Posted: 18 Apr 2010 Last Revised: 21 Sep 2012
Scott Duke Kominers and E. Glen Weyl
Harvard University and Microsoft Research
Downloads 204 (104,306)
Citation 5

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Holdout, Market Design, Public Goods, Quasi-Lindahl, Anticommons, Eminent Domain

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Costly Concessions: An Empirical Framework for Matching with Imperfectly Transferable Utility

Number of pages: 61 Posted: 10 Dec 2014 Last Revised: 13 Jun 2017
Alfred Galichon, Scott Duke Kominers and Simon Weber
NYU, Department of Economics and Courant Institute, Harvard University and University of Chicago - Becker Friedman Institute for Research in Economics
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Sorting, Matching, Marriage Market, Intrahousehold Allocation, Imperfectly Transferable Utility

11.

Dynamic Position Auctions with Consumer Search

Number of pages: 12 Posted: 20 Oct 2008 Last Revised: 18 Nov 2008
Scott Duke Kominers
Harvard University
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position auctions, dynamic auctions, convergence, consumer search

12.

Matching in Networks with Bilateral Contracts

Stanford University Graduate School of Business Research Paper No. 2050
Number of pages: 42 Posted: 24 Mar 2010
John William Hatfield and Scott Duke Kominers
University of Texas at Austin and Harvard University
Downloads 136 (171,222)
Citation 1

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auctions, economic theory, microeconomics

13.

Discrete Choice and the Social Multiplier

Number of pages: 7 Posted: 20 Oct 2008 Last Revised: 24 Nov 2008
Scott Duke Kominers
Harvard University
Downloads 100 (215,658)

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discrete choice, social interactions, social multiplier

14.

Shareholder Decisionmaking in the Presence of Empty Voting and Hidden Ownership

San Diego Legal Studies Paper No. 14-161
Number of pages: 42 Posted: 08 Jun 2014 Last Revised: 06 Aug 2014
Jordan M. Barry, John William Hatfield and Scott Duke Kominers
University of San Diego School of Law, University of Texas at Austin and Harvard University
Downloads 95 (178,297)

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Empty Voting, Hidden/Morphable Ownership, Corporate Governance, Shareholder Voting

Do People Shape Cities, or Do Cities Shape People? The Co-Evolution of Physical, Social, and Economic Change in Five Major U.S. Cities

HKS Working Paper No. 061
Number of pages: 38 Posted: 02 Dec 2015
Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT), Harvard University, Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT), Harvard University - John F. Kennedy School of Government, Department of Economics and Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT)
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Urban Planning, Urban Change, Sociology, Computer Modelling, Behavioral Systems

Do People Shape Cities, or Do Cities Shape People? The Co-Evolution of Physical, Social, and Economic Change in Five Major U.S. Cities

NBER Working Paper No. w21620
Number of pages: 38 Posted: 12 Oct 2015
Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT), Harvard University, Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT), Harvard University - John F. Kennedy School of Government, Department of Economics and Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT)
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Discrete Choice Cannot Generate Demand that is Additively Separable in Own Price

Number of pages: 10 Posted: 27 Jan 2012
Sonia Jaffe and Scott Duke Kominers
Becker Friedman Institute for Research in Economics at the University of Chicago and Harvard University
Downloads 64 (203,135)

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discrete choice, linear demand

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Holdout in the Assembly of Complements: A Problem for Market Design

American Economic Review, Vol. 102, No. 3, 2012
Number of pages: 5 Posted: 14 Jan 2012
Scott Duke Kominers and E. Glen Weyl
Harvard University and Microsoft Research
Downloads 61 (275,903)

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holdout, public goods, complementary goods, spectrum allocation

18.

A Theory of Intergenerational Mobility

Number of pages: 41 Posted: 01 Sep 2015
University of Chicago - Department of Economics, Harvard University, University of Chicago and Northwestern University - Department of Managerial Economics and Decision Sciences (MEDS)
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intergenerational mobility, inequality, human capital, complementarities

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Collusion in Markets with Syndication

Harvard Business School Entrepreneurial Management Working Paper No. 18-009, University of San Diego Law School Working Paper
Number of pages: 44 Posted: 26 Jul 2017
University of Texas at Austin, Harvard University, University of Texas-Austin and University of San Diego School of Law
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Collusion, Antitrust, IPO underwriting, Syndication, Repeated games

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Who Will Vote Quadratically? Voter Turnout and Votes Cast Under Quadratic Voting

Forthcoming, Public Choice (2017) , Harvard Law School John M. Olin Center Discussion Paper No. 894
Number of pages: 30 Posted: 05 Dec 2016
Louis Kaplow and Scott Duke Kominers
Harvard Law School and Harvard University
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Voting; voter turnout; paradox of voting; quadratic voting; pivotality; elections

21.

Paying (for) Attention: The Impact of Information Processing Costs on Bayesian Inference

Number of pages: 25 Posted: 24 Oct 2016 Last Revised: 04 Dec 2016
Scott Duke Kominers, Xiaosheng Mu and Alexander Peysakhovich
Harvard University, Harvard University - Department of Economics and Yale University - Human Cooperation Lab
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behavioral economics, learning, bayesian updating

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Shielded Innovation

Number of pages: 39 Posted: 07 Apr 2016
Lauren Cohen, Umit G. Gurun and Scott Duke Kominers
Harvard Business School, University of Texas at Dallas and Harvard University
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Patent Trolls, NPEs, PAEs, Innovation, Patents

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Crowdsourcing City Government: Using Tournaments to Improve Inspection Accuracy

NBER Working Paper No. w22124
Number of pages: 13 Posted: 28 Mar 2016
Edward L. Glaeser, Andrew Hillis, Scott Duke Kominers and Michael Luca
Harvard University - John F. Kennedy School of Government, Department of Economics, Harvard University, Harvard University and Harvard Business School - Negotiations, Organizations & Markets Unit
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Empirical Evidence on the Behavior and Impact of Patent Trolls: A Survey

Number of pages: 29 Posted: 27 Dec 2015
Lauren Cohen, Umit G. Gurun and Scott Duke Kominers
Harvard Business School, University of Texas at Dallas and Harvard University
Downloads 0 (120,174)

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Patent trolls, NPEs, PAEs, Innovation, Patents

25.

Big Data and Big Cities: The Promises and Limitations of Improved Measures for Urban Life

HKS Working Paper No. RWP15-075
Number of pages: 39 Posted: 09 Dec 2015
Edward L. Glaeser, Scott Duke Kominers, Michael Luca and Nikhil Naik
Harvard University - John F. Kennedy School of Government, Department of Economics, Harvard University, Harvard Business School - Negotiations, Organizations & Markets Unit and Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT)
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Data, Big Data, Urban Planning, Urban Politics, Development, Geography, Cities

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The Demise of Walk Zones in Boston: Priorities vs. Precedence in School Choice

NBER Working Paper No. w18981
Number of pages: 41 Posted: 20 Apr 2013
Umut Mert Dur, Scott Duke Kominers, Parag A. Pathak and Tayfun Sonmez
North Carolina State University, Harvard University, Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Department of Economics and Boston College - Department of Economics
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