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Alexander Oettl

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First Name:Alexander
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Last Name:Oettl
RePEc Short-ID:poe4


Scheller College of Business
Georgia Institute of Technology

Atlanta, Georgia (United States)

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800 West Peachtree Street NW, Atlanta, GA 30308-0520
RePEc:edi:cmgatus (more details at EDIRC)

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Working papers

  1. Ajay K. Agrawal & John McHale & Alex Oettl, 2014. "Why Stars Matter," NBER Working Papers 20012, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc.
  2. Agrawal, Ajay & Galasso, Alberto & Oettl, Alexander, 2014. "Roads and Innovation," CEPR Discussion Papers 10113, C.E.P.R. Discussion Papers.
  3. Ajay Agrawal & John McHale & Alexander Oettl, 2013. "Collaboration, Stars, and the Changing Organization of Science: Evidence from Evolutionary Biology," NBER Working Papers 19653, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc.
  4. Ajay K. Agrawal & Iain M. Cockburn & Alberto Galasso & Alexander Oettl, 2012. "Why are Some Regions More Innovative than Others? The Role of Firm Size Diversity," NBER Working Papers 17793, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc.
  5. David B. Audretsch & Taylor Aldridge & Alexander Oettl, 2006. "The Knowledge Filter and Economic Growth: The Role of Scientist Entrepreneurship," Papers on Entrepreneurship, Growth and Public Policy 2006-11, Max Planck Institute of Economics, Entrepreneurship, Growth and Public Policy Group.


  1. Agrawal, Ajay & McHale, John & Oettl, Alexander, 2017. "How stars matter: Recruiting and peer effects in evolutionary biology," Research Policy, Elsevier, vol. 46(4), pages 853-867.
  2. Agrawal, Ajay & Cockburn, Iain & Galasso, Alberto & Oettl, Alexander, 2014. "Why are some regions more innovative than others? The role of small firms in the presence of large labs," Journal of Urban Economics, Elsevier, vol. 81(C), pages 149-165.
  3. Chava, Sudheer & Oettl, Alexander & Subramanian, Ajay & Subramanian, Krishnamurthy V., 2013. "Banking deregulation and innovation," Journal of Financial Economics, Elsevier, vol. 109(3), pages 759-774.
  4. Alexander Oettl, 2012. "Reconceptualizing Stars: Scientist Helpfulness and Peer Performance," Management Science, INFORMS, vol. 58(6), pages 1122-1140, June.
  5. Agrawal, Ajay & Kapur, Devesh & McHale, John & Oettl, Alexander, 2011. "Brain drain or brain bank? The impact of skilled emigration on poor-country innovation," Journal of Urban Economics, Elsevier, vol. 69(1), pages 43-55, January.
  6. Alexander Oettl & Ajay Agrawal, 2008. "International labor mobility and knowledge flow externalities," Journal of International Business Studies, Palgrave Macmillan;Academy of International Business, vol. 39(8), pages 1242-1260, December.


  1. Ajay Agrawal & John McHale & Alexander Oettl, 2014. "Collaboration, Stars, and the Changing Organization of Science: Evidence from Evolutionary Biology," NBER Chapters,in: The Changing Frontier: Rethinking Science and Innovation Policy, pages 75-102 National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc.

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NEP Fields

NEP is an announcement service for new working papers, with a weekly report in each of many fields. This author has had 6 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-INO: Innovation (4) 2006-04-22 2012-02-20 2014-06-02 2015-01-09
  2. NEP-URE: Urban & Real Estate Economics (4) 2012-02-20 2014-04-05 2014-06-02 2015-01-09
  3. NEP-SBM: Small Business Management (3) 2012-02-20 2014-06-02 2015-01-09
  4. NEP-SOG: Sociology of Economics (3) 2006-04-22 2013-11-22 2014-04-05
  5. NEP-BEC: Business Economics (2) 2012-02-20 2014-06-02
  6. NEP-CSE: Economics of Strategic Management (2) 2012-02-20 2014-06-02
  7. NEP-ENT: Entrepreneurship (2) 2006-04-22 2014-06-02
  8. NEP-GEO: Economic Geography (2) 2012-02-20 2014-06-02
  9. NEP-HRM: Human Capital & Human Resource Management (2) 2006-04-22 2013-11-22
  10. NEP-EFF: Efficiency & Productivity (1) 2014-04-05
  11. NEP-IPR: Intellectual Property Rights (1) 2014-06-02
  12. NEP-KNM: Knowledge Management & Knowledge Economy (1) 2014-06-02
  13. NEP-LAB: Labour Economics (1) 2014-04-05
  14. NEP-LMA: Labor Markets - Supply, Demand, & Wages (1) 2014-04-05
  15. NEP-NEU: Neuroeconomics (1) 2013-11-22
  16. NEP-TID: Technology & Industrial Dynamics (1) 2006-04-22
  17. NEP-TRE: Transport Economics (1) 2015-01-09


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