Prof. Arthur Fishman

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Prof. Arthur Fishman
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Microeconomic Theory , Industrial Organization

Publications

 

 

  1. "Dynamic Sales Discriminate against Uninformed Consumers in a Competitive Market", Economic Letters, 27, 1988, 23-25.
  2. "Stochastic Dominance in Multi Sampling Environments", Journal of Economic Theory, 51, 1990, 77-91.
  3. "Entry Deterrence in a Finitely Lived Industry", Rand Journal of Economics, 21, 1990
  4. "Efficient Budget Balancing Cartel Equilibria with Imperfect Monitoring" (with D. Demougin), Economic Theory, 1, 1991, 373-83.
  5. "Search Technology, Staggered Price Setting and Price Dispersion", American Economic Review, 82, 1992, 287-298.
  6. "Price Cycles and Booms: Dynamic Search Equilibirum" (with Chaim Fershtman) American Economic Review, 82, 1992, 1221-33.
  7. "Planned Obsolescence as an Engine of Technological Progress" (with Neil Gandal and Oz Shy), Journal of Industrial Economics, 41, 1993, 361-370
  8. "Experimentation and Learning with Network Effects" (with Neil Gandal), Economics Letters, 44, 1994, 103-108.
  9. "The Perverse Effects of Sales Taxes and Price Controls in an Equilibrium Search Model" (With Chaim Fershtman), European Economic Review, 38, 1994, 1099- 1112.
  10. "Asymmetric Price Competition with Price Inertia", Rand Journal of Economics, 25, 1994, 608-18
  11. "The Durability of Information and Market Efficiency" (with Rafael Rob), International Economic Review, 36, 1995.
  12. "Search with Learning and Price Adjustment Dynamics" Quarterly Journal of Economics, 1996, 253-268
  13. "Experimentation and Competition" (with Rafael Rob), Journal of Economic Theory, 998, 78, 299-320.
  14. "The Size of Firms and R&D Investment" (with Rafael Rob), International Economic Review, 40, 1999, 915-931.
  15. "Investment in Quality under Asymmetric Information with Endogenously Informed Consumers" (with Avi Simhon), Economics Letters, 68, 3 2000, 327-332
  16. "Product Innovation by a Durable-Good Monopoly" (with Rafael Rob), Rand Journal of Economics, 31, 2, 2000, 237-252.
  17. "Division of Labor, Inequality and Growth" (with Avi Simhon), Journal of Economic Growth 7, 2002, 117-136
  18. "Product Innovations and Quality Adjusted Prices" (with Rafael Rob), Economics Letters 77, 3, 2002, 393-398.
  19. "Inflation and Efficiency in a Search Economy" (with Chaim Fershtman and Avi Simhon), International Economic Review 44, 1,2003, 205 - 222
  20. "Consumer Inertia, Firm Growth and Industry Dynamics" (with Rafael Rob), Journal of Economic Theory, 109, 2003, 24-38
  21. "Can Small Menu Costs Explain Sticky Prices?" (with Avi Simhon), Economics Letters 87, 2005, 227-230
  22. "Is Bigger Better? Customer Base Expansion through Word-of-Mouth Reputation (with Rafael Rob), Journal of Political Economy, 113, 5, 2005, 1146-1161
  23. "Financial Intermediaries as Facilitators of Reputation Formation", International Review of Economics and Finance 18 (2) , 2009, p.301-305
  24. "Adverse Selection, Endogenous Borrowing Constraints and Firm Growth", Economics Letters, 108, 2010, Pages 219-221
  25. "Can Income Equality Lead to More Competitive Markets"? (with Avi Simhon), B.E. journal of Economic Analysis and Policy , 2011
  26. "Business as usual: A consumer search theory of sticky prices and asymmetric price adjustment" (with Luis Cabral),  International Journal of Industrial Organization, 30(4),  2012, pages 371-376.
  27. “Search costs and investment in quality” (with Nadav Levy) Journal of industrial economics, 2015, vol 63,625- 641.

     

Working Papers

 

The Economics of Collective Brands (with Israel Finkelshtain, A. Simhon, N.Yacouel)

 

Too Big to Succeed or too Big to Fail?

 

Pricing and advertising for dropout consumers

 

 

Teaching

 66-690 ארגון תעשייתי

חומרי הקורס  מרצה: פרופ' ארתור פישמן
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