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Benjamin Bental

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First Name:Benjamin
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Last Name:Bental
RePEc Short-ID:pbe518
Terminal Degree:1979 Department of Economics; University of Minnesota (from RePEc Genealogy)


Department of Economics
University of Haifa

Haifa, Israel

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7th floor, Rabin Building, Mount Carmel, Haifa 31905
RePEc:edi:dehaiil (more details at EDIRC)

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Working papers

  1. Benjamin Bental & Dominique Demougin, 2006. "Institutions, Bargaining Power and Labor Shares," SFB 649 Discussion Papers SFB649DP2006-009, Sonderforschungsbereich 649, Humboldt University, Berlin, Germany.
  2. Benjamin Bental & Dominique Demougin, 2005. "Do Factor Shares Reflect Technology?," SFB 649 Discussion Papers SFB649DP2005-050, Sonderforschungsbereich 649, Humboldt University, Berlin, Germany.
  3. Benjamin Bental & Dominique Demougin, 2003. "Incentive Contracts and Total Factor Productivity," Cahiers de recherche 0325, CIRPEE.
  4. Bental, B & Peled, D, 1996. "Growth Effects of Subsidies in a Search Theoretic R&D Model : A Quantitative Evaluation," UWO Department of Economics Working Papers 9603, University of Western Ontario, Department of Economics.
  5. Bental, B. & Eckstein, Z., 1995. "A Neoclassical Interpretation of Inflation and Stabilization in Israel," Papers 28-95, Tel Aviv.
  6. Bental, B. & Eden, B., 1992. "Inventories in a Competitive Environment," Working Papers 92-19, University of Iowa, Department of Economics.
  7. Bental, B. & Eden, B., 1991. "Production and Inventory Behavior When Sport Markets are Complete," Working Papers 91-32, University of Iowa, Department of Economics.
  8. Bental, B. & Peled, D., 1991. "Searching for Investment Opportunities: a Micro Foundation for Endogeneous Growth," University of Western Ontario, The Centre for the Study of International Economic Relations Working Papers 9112, University of Western Ontario, The Centre for the Study of International Economic Relations.
  9. Bental, B. & Eckstein, Z. & Peled, D., 1990. "Competitive Banking With Confidence Crisis And International Borrowing," Papers 37-90, Tel Aviv.
  10. Bental, B. & Eckstein, Z., 1988. "The Dynamics Of Inflation With Constant Deficit Under Expected Regime Change," Papers 35-88, Tel Aviv.


  1. Bental, Benjamin & Demougin, Dominique, 2008. "Do factor shares reflect technology?," Journal of Macroeconomics, Elsevier, vol. 30(3), pages 1329-1334, September.
  2. Benjamin Bental & Dominique Demougin, 2006. "Incentive Contracts And Total Factor Productivity," International Economic Review, Department of Economics, University of Pennsylvania and Osaka University Institute of Social and Economic Research Association, vol. 47(3), pages 1033-1055, August.
  3. Benjamin Bental & Dan Peled, 2002. "Quantitative growth effects of subsidies in a search theoretic R&D model," Journal of Evolutionary Economics, Springer, vol. 12(4), pages 397-423.
  4. Bental, Benjamin & Eden, Benjamin, 2002. "Reserve requirements and output fluctuations," Journal of Monetary Economics, Elsevier, vol. 49(8), pages 1597-1620, November.
  5. Benjamin Bental & Zvi Eckstein, 1997. "On the fit of a neoclassical monetary model in high inflation: Israel 1972-1990," Proceedings, Federal Reserve Bank of Cleveland, pages 725-758.
  6. Bental, Benjamin & Peled, Dan, 1996. "The Accumulation of Wealth and the Cyclical Generation of New Technologies: A Search Theoretic Approach," International Economic Review, Department of Economics, University of Pennsylvania and Osaka University Institute of Social and Economic Research Association, vol. 37(3), pages 687-718, August.
  7. Bental, Benjamin & Eden, Bemjamin, 1996. "Money and inventories in an economy with uncertain and sequential trade," Journal of Monetary Economics, Elsevier, vol. 37(3), pages 445-459, June.
  8. Bental, Benjamin & Spiegel, Menahem, 1995. "Network Competition, Product Quality, and Market Coverage in the Presence of Network Externalities," Journal of Industrial Economics, Wiley Blackwell, vol. 43(2), pages 197-208, June.
  9. Bental, Benjamin & Spiegel, Menahem, 1994. "Deregulation, Competition, and the Network Size in the Market for Telecommunication Services," Journal of Regulatory Economics, Springer, vol. 6(3), pages 283-296, September.
  10. Bental, Benjamin & Eden, Benjamin, 1993. "Inventories in a Competitive Environment," Journal of Political Economy, University of Chicago Press, vol. 101(5), pages 863-886, October.
  11. Bental, Benjamin & Eckstein, Zvi, 1990. "The Dynamics of Inflation with Constant Deficit under Expected Regime Change," Economic Journal, Royal Economic Society, vol. 100(403), pages 1245-1260, December.
  12. Bental, Benjamin, 1989. "The Old Age Security Hypothesis and Optimal Population Growth," Journal of Population Economics, Springer;European Society for Population Economics, vol. 1(4), pages 285-301.
  13. Bental, Benjamin & Fixler, Dennis, 1988. "Firm behavior and the externalities of technological leadership," European Economic Review, Elsevier, vol. 32(9), pages 1731-1746, November.
  14. Bental, Benjamin, 1985. "Is Capital Mobility Always Desirable? A Welfare Analysis of Portfolio Autarky in a Growing Economy," International Economic Review, Department of Economics, University of Pennsylvania and Osaka University Institute of Social and Economic Research Association, vol. 26(1), pages 203-212, February.
  15. Bental, Benjamin & Spiegel, Menahem, 1984. "Horizontal product differentiation, prices and quantity selection of a multi-product monopolist," International Journal of Industrial Organization, Elsevier, vol. 2(2), pages 99-104, June.
  16. Benjamin Bental & S. Abraham Ravid, 1982. "A Simple Method for Evaluating the Marginal Cost of Unsupplied Electricity," Bell Journal of Economics, The RAND Corporation, vol. 13(1), pages 249-253, Spring.
  17. Bental, Benjamin & Ben Zion, Uri & Spiegel, Menahem, 1982. "Management contribution and the allocation of time in a labor-managed firm," Journal of Comparative Economics, Elsevier, vol. 6(4), pages 353-362, December.

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  1. NEP-DEV: Development (1) 2003-06-16
  2. NEP-EFF: Efficiency & Productivity (1) 2003-07-29
  3. NEP-MAC: Macroeconomics (1) 2005-10-29
  4. NEP-MIC: Microeconomics (1) 2006-02-12


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