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Discipline name H-index Citations Publications World Ranking National Ranking
Social Sciences and Humanities D-index 47 Citations 12,799 216 World Ranking 1496 National Ranking 87

Overview

What is he best known for?

The fields of study he is best known for:

  • Law
  • Microeconomics
  • Finance

His primary scientific interests are in Industrial organization, Competition, Commercialization, Microeconomics and Market power. His Industrial organization research includes elements of Capital constraint, Bill and keep, Venture capital, Venture capital investment and Exploit. His Competition research is multidisciplinary, incorporating elements of Marginal cost, Telecommunications, Interconnection and Monopoly.

The various areas that he examines in his Commercialization study include Product market and Intellectual property. His Microeconomics study combines topics from a wide range of disciplines, such as Value, Order and Payment. Joshua S. Gans interconnects Market failure, Cryptocurrency, Market structure, Goods and services and Public good in the investigation of issues within Market power.

His most cited work include:

  • The product market and the market for “ideas”: commercialization strategies for technology entrepreneurs (835 citations)
  • When does start-up innovation spur the gale of creative destruction? (495 citations)
  • Majority voting with single-crossing preferences (301 citations)

What are the main themes of his work throughout his whole career to date?

Joshua S. Gans mainly focuses on Competition, Microeconomics, Industrial organization, Incentive and Investment. As part of one scientific family, Joshua S. Gans deals mainly with the area of Competition, narrowing it down to issues related to the Advertising, and often Marketing. Joshua S. Gans has included themes like Order, Value and Payment in his Microeconomics study.

The Industrial organization study combines topics in areas such as Market power and Commercialization. His research in Commercialization intersects with topics in Product market and Intellectual property. His research on Incentive often connects related areas such as Quality.

He most often published in these fields:

  • Competition (38.43%)
  • Microeconomics (40.30%)
  • Industrial organization (30.22%)

What were the highlights of his more recent work (between 2015-2021)?

  • Competition (38.43%)
  • Microeconomics (40.30%)
  • Artificial intelligence (6.16%)

In recent papers he was focusing on the following fields of study:

Joshua S. Gans mainly investigates Competition, Microeconomics, Artificial intelligence, Industrial organization and Quality. His research integrates issues of Incentive, Cryptocurrency and Market structure in his study of Competition. His study brings together the fields of Value and Microeconomics.

His Industrial organization study integrates concerns from other disciplines, such as Commerce, Logit, Strategic management, Commercialization and Competitive advantage. His research investigates the connection between Commercialization and topics such as Strategic complements that intersect with issues in Control. His work deals with themes such as Advertising and Prosocial behavior, which intersect with Quality.

Between 2015 and 2021, his most popular works were:

  • Prediction Machines: The Simple Economics of Artificial Intelligence (144 citations)
  • Some Simple Economics of the Blockchain (82 citations)
  • Initial Coin Offerings and the Value of Crypto Tokens (66 citations)

In his most recent research, the most cited papers focused on:

  • Law
  • Microeconomics
  • Finance

Joshua S. Gans spends much of his time researching Competition, Microeconomics, Artificial intelligence, Incentive and Cryptocurrency. His studies deal with areas such as Strategic management, Monetary policy, Advertising, Payment and Monopoly as well as Competition. His Microeconomics research is multidisciplinary, incorporating perspectives in Value and Security token.

His Artificial intelligence study incorporates themes from Order and Market impact. As a member of one scientific family, Joshua S. Gans mostly works in the field of Incentive, focusing on Quality and, on occasion, Social media, Loyalty and Test. His work investigates the relationship between Public good and topics such as Commerce that intersect with problems in Market power, Strategic complements, Commercialization and Competitor analysis.

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Best Publications

The product market and the market for “ideas”: commercialization strategies for technology entrepreneurs

Joshua S. Gans;Scott Stern.
Research Policy (2003)

1572 Citations

When does start-up innovation spur the gale of creative destruction?

Joshua S. Gans;David H. Hsu;Scott Stern.
The RAND Journal of Economics (2002)

913 Citations

Some Simple Economics of the Blockchain

Christian Catalini;Joshua S. Gans.
Research Papers in Economics (2016)

568 Citations

Prediction Machines: The Simple Economics of Artificial Intelligence

Avi Goldfarb;Ajay Agrawal;Joshua Gans.
(2018)

545 Citations

The Impact of Uncertain Intellectual Property Rights on the Market for Ideas: Evidence from Patent Grant Delays

Joshua S. Gans;David H. Hsu;Scott Stern.
Management Science (2008)

538 Citations

Majority voting with single-crossing preferences

Joshua S. Gans;Joshua S. Gans;Michael Smart.
Journal of Public Economics (1996)

472 Citations

How Are the Mighty Fallen: Rejected Classic Articles by Leading Economists

Joshua S. Gans;George B. Shepherd.
Journal of Economic Perspectives (1994)

461 Citations

Incumbency and R&D Incentives: Licensing the Gale of Creative Destruction

Joshua S. Gans;Scott Stern.
Journal of Economics and Management Strategy (2000)

374 Citations

Initial Coin Offerings and the Value of Crypto Tokens

Christian Catalini;Joshua Gans.
National Bureau of Economic Research (2018)

258 Citations

Using ‘bill and keep’ interconnect arrangements to soften network competition

Joshua S. Gans;Stephen P. King.
Economics Letters (2001)

252 Citations

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