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Benjamin Bridgman

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First Name:Benjamin
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Last Name:Bridgman
RePEc Short-ID:pbr15
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Bureau of Economic Analysis Washington DC, 20233
Twitter: @BenBridgmanEcon
Terminal Degree:2003 Department of Economics; University of Minnesota (from RePEc Genealogy)


Bureau of Economic Analysis
Department of Commerce
Government of the United States

Washington, District of Columbia (United States)
RePEc:edi:beagvus (more details at EDIRC)

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Working papers

  1. Andrea Batch & Benjamin R. Bridgman & Abe C. Dunn & Mahsa Gholizadeh, 2023. "Consumption Zones," BEA Working Papers 0208, Bureau of Economic Analysis.
  2. Herrendorf, Berthold & Bridgman, Benjamin, 2022. "Labor Share, Markups, and Input-Output Linkages - Evidence from the National Accounts," CEPR Discussion Papers 16857, C.E.P.R. Discussion Papers.
  3. Benjamin Bridgman, 2018. "Is Productivity on Vacation? The Impact of the Digital Economy on the Value of Leisure," BEA Working Papers 0148, Bureau of Economic Analysis.
  4. Benjamin Bridgman, 2016. "Engines of Leisure," BEA Working Papers 0137, Bureau of Economic Analysis.
  5. Greenaway-McGrevy, Ryan & Bridgman, B, 2016. "The Decline of Labour Share in New Zealand," Working Papers 28406, Department of Economics, The University of Auckland.
  6. Benjamin Bridgman & Shi Qi & James A. Schmitz, 2015. "Cartels Destroy Productivity: Evidence from the New Deal Sugar Manufacturing Cartel, 1934-74," Staff Report 519, Federal Reserve Bank of Minneapolis.
  7. Benjamin Bridgman & Georg Duernecker & Berthold Herrendorf, 2015. "Structural Transformation, Marketization, and Household Production around the World," BEA Working Papers 0128, Bureau of Economic Analysis.
  8. Benjamin Bridgman, 2014. "Is Labor's Loss Capital's Gain? Gross versus Net Labor Shares," BEA Working Papers 0114, Bureau of Economic Analysis.
  9. Benjamin Bridgman, 2013. "Export Mode and Market Entry Costs," BEA Working Papers 0089, Bureau of Economic Analysis.
  10. Benjamin Bridgman, 2013. "Home Productivity," BEA Working Papers 0091, Bureau of Economic Analysis.
  11. Benjamin Bridgman & Michael Maio & James A. Schmitz, 2012. "What ever happened to the Puerto Rican sugar manufacturing industry?," Staff Report 477, Federal Reserve Bank of Minneapolis.
  12. Michael Maio & James Schmitz & Arilton Teixeira & Benjamin Bridgman, 2011. "Why Has Puerto Rico Performed So Poorly? Lessons from its Sugar Manufacturing Industry," 2011 Meeting Papers 1048, Society for Economic Dynamics.
  13. Benjamin Bridgman, 2011. "Competition, Work Rules and Productivity," 2011 Meeting Papers 289, Society for Economic Dynamics.
  14. Benjamin Bridgman, 2010. "International Supply Chains and the Volatility of Trade," BEA Working Papers 0059, Bureau of Economic Analysis.
  15. Benjamin Bridgman, 2010. "The Rise of Vertical Specialization Trade," BEA Working Papers 0051, Bureau of Economic Analysis.
  16. Benjamin Bridgman, 2010. "Market Entry and Trade Weighted Import Costs," BEA Working Papers 0067, Bureau of Economic Analysis.
  17. Benjamin Bridgman, 2009. "Do Intangible Assets Explain High U.S. Foreign Direct Investment Returns?," 2009 Meeting Papers 373, Society for Economic Dynamics.
  18. Arilton Teixeira & Benjamin Bridgman & Victor Gomes, 2009. "Threatening to Increase Productivity," Fucape Working Papers 19, Fucape Business School.
  19. Benjamin Bridgman & Shi Qi & James A. Schmitz, 2009. "The economic performance of cartels: evidence from the New Deal U.S. sugar manufacturing cartel, 1934-74," Staff Report 437, Federal Reserve Bank of Minneapolis.
  20. Ana M. Aizcorbe & Benjamin Bridgman & Jeremy J. Nalewaik, 2009. "Heterogeneous car buyers: a stylized fact," Finance and Economics Discussion Series 2009-12, Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System (U.S.).
  21. Victor Gomes & Arilton Teixeira & Benjamin Bridgman, 2008. "The Threat of Competition Enhances Productivity," 2008 Meeting Papers 302, Society for Economic Dynamics.
  22. Benjamin Bridgman, 2008. "Data files for "Energy Prices and the Expansion of World Trade"," Online Appendices 06-199, Review of Economic Dynamics.
  23. Benjamin Bridgman & Shi Qi & James A. Schmitz, 2007. "Does regulation reduce productivity? Evidence from regulation of the U.S. beet-sugar manufacturing industry during the Sugar Acts, 1934-74," Staff Report 389, Federal Reserve Bank of Minneapolis.
  24. Arilton Teixeira & Benjamin Bridgman & Victor Gomes, 2005. "Sustainable Miracles," 2005 Meeting Papers 421, Society for Economic Dynamics.
  25. Benjamin Bridgman, 2004. "Multiethnic Democracy," Departmental Working Papers 2004-02, Department of Economics, Louisiana State University.
  26. Benjamin R. Bridgman & Igor D. Livshits & James C. MacGee, 2004. "For Sale: Barriers to Riches," University of Western Ontario, Economic Policy Research Institute Working Papers 20043, University of Western Ontario, Economic Policy Research Institute.
  27. Benjamin Bridgman, 2003. "Why Are Ethnically Divided Countries Poor?," Departmental Working Papers 2003-011, Department of Economics, Louisiana State University.
  28. Benjamin Bridgman, 2003. "Energy Prices and the Expansion of World Trade," Departmental Working Papers 2003-014, Department of Economics, Louisiana State University.


  1. Benjamin Bridgman, 2023. "A Disaggregated View of Household Production Trends," AEA Papers and Proceedings, American Economic Association, vol. 113, pages 619-622, May.
  2. Bridgman, Benjamin, 2022. "Is Productivity On Vacation? The Impact Of The Digital Economy On The Value Of Leisure," Macroeconomic Dynamics, Cambridge University Press, vol. 26(1), pages 127-148, January.
  3. Benjamin Bridgman & Ryan Greenaway‐McGrevy, 2022. "Public enterprise and the rise and fall of labor share," Economic Inquiry, Western Economic Association International, vol. 60(1), pages 320-350, January.
  4. Benjamin Bridgman & Andrew Craig & Danit Kanal, 2022. "Accounting for Household Production in the National Accounts," Survey of Current Business, Bureau of Economic Analysis, February.
  5. Benjamin Bridgman & Ryan Greenaway-McGrevy, 2018. "The fall (and rise) of labour share in New Zealand," New Zealand Economic Papers, Taylor & Francis Journals, vol. 52(2), pages 109-130, May.
  6. Bridgman, Benjamin & Duernecker, Georg & Herrendorf, Berthold, 2018. "Structural transformation, marketization, and household production around the world," Journal of Development Economics, Elsevier, vol. 133(C), pages 102-126.
  7. Bridgman, Benjamin, 2018. "Is Labor'S Loss Capital'S Gain? Gross Versus Net Labor Shares," Macroeconomic Dynamics, Cambridge University Press, vol. 22(8), pages 2070-2087, December.
  8. Benjamin Bridgman, 2017. "Market Entry Mode: Evidence From The Golden Age Of Hollywood," Economic Inquiry, Western Economic Association International, vol. 55(2), pages 778-793, April.
  9. Bridgman, Benjamin, 2016. "Home productivity," Journal of Economic Dynamics and Control, Elsevier, vol. 71(C), pages 60-76.
  10. Bridgman, Benjamin, 2015. "Competition, work rules and productivity," Journal of Economic Dynamics and Control, Elsevier, vol. 52(C), pages 136-149.
  11. Bridgman, Benjamin, 2014. "Do intangible assets explain high U.S. foreign direct investment returns?," Journal of Macroeconomics, Elsevier, vol. 40(C), pages 159-171.
  12. Benjamin Bridgman, 2013. "International Supply Chains And The Volatility Of Trade," Economic Inquiry, Western Economic Association International, vol. 51(4), pages 2110-2124, October.
  13. Benjamin Bridgman, 2013. "Market entry and trade weighted import costs," Canadian Journal of Economics, Canadian Economics Association, vol. 46(3), pages 982-1013, August.
  14. Bridgman, Benjamin, 2012. "The rise of vertical specialization trade," Journal of International Economics, Elsevier, vol. 86(1), pages 133-140.
  15. Bridgman, Benjamin & Gomes, Victor & Teixeira, Arilton, 2011. "Threatening to Increase Productivity: Evidence from Brazil's Oil Industry," World Development, Elsevier, vol. 39(8), pages 1372-1385, August.
  16. Aizcorbe, Ana & Bridgman, Benjamin & Nalewaik, Jeremy, 2010. "Heterogeneous car buyers: A stylized fact," Economics Letters, Elsevier, vol. 109(1), pages 50-53, October.
  17. Benjamin Bridgman, 2008. "Energy Prices and the Expansion of World Trade," Review of Economic Dynamics, Elsevier for the Society for Economic Dynamics, vol. 11(4), pages 904-916, October.
  18. Bridgman, Benjamin, 2008. "Why are ethnically divided countries poor?," Journal of Macroeconomics, Elsevier, vol. 30(1), pages 1-18, March.
  19. Benjamin Bridgman, 2008. "What Does the Atlas Narodov Mira Measure?," Economics Bulletin, AccessEcon, vol. 10(6), pages 1-8.
  20. Bridgman, Benjamin R. & Livshits, Igor D. & MacGee, James C., 2007. "Vested interests and technology adoption," Journal of Monetary Economics, Elsevier, vol. 54(3), pages 649-666, April.
  21. Benjamin Bridgman & Bharat Trehan, 1996. "What do wages tell us about future inflation?," FRBSF Economic Letter, Federal Reserve Bank of San Francisco, issue jan19.

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NEP is an announcement service for new working papers, with a weekly report in each of many fields. This author has had 17 papers announced in NEP. These are the fields, ordered by number of announcements, along with their dates. If the author is listed in the directory of specialists for this field, a link is also provided.
  1. NEP-COM: Industrial Competition (4) 2007-04-28 2010-01-10 2015-12-01 2023-08-21
  2. NEP-DGE: Dynamic General Equilibrium (4) 2003-10-05 2003-11-23 2004-06-22 2017-09-03
  3. NEP-EFF: Efficiency & Productivity (4) 2007-04-28 2010-01-10 2015-12-01 2018-02-19
  4. NEP-HIS: Business, Economic & Financial History (4) 2007-04-28 2010-01-10 2013-01-07 2017-09-03
  5. NEP-DEV: Development (2) 2004-03-22 2004-06-22
  6. NEP-INT: International Trade (2) 2011-08-02 2013-02-08
  7. NEP-LAB: Labour Economics (2) 2014-11-12 2015-10-10
  8. NEP-BEC: Business Economics (1) 2011-08-02
  9. NEP-ENE: Energy Economics (1) 2008-07-05
  10. NEP-GEO: Economic Geography (1) 2023-08-21
  11. NEP-IND: Industrial Organization (1) 2015-12-01
  12. NEP-LMA: Labor Markets - Supply, Demand, & Wages (1) 2018-02-05
  13. NEP-LTV: Unemployment, Inequality & Poverty (1) 2003-10-05
  14. NEP-MAC: Macroeconomics (1) 2011-08-02
  15. NEP-PAY: Payment Systems & Financial Technology (1) 2018-02-19
  16. NEP-POL: Positive Political Economics (1) 2004-03-22
  17. NEP-REG: Regulation (1) 2007-04-28
  18. NEP-URE: Urban & Real Estate Economics (1) 2023-08-21


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