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Alberto Galasso

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First Name:Alberto
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Last Name:Galasso
RePEc Short-ID:pga404
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Terminal Degree:2007 Economics Department; London School of Economics (LSE) (from RePEc Genealogy)


Rotman School of Management
University of Toronto

Toronto, Canada
RePEc:edi:smtorca (more details at EDIRC)

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Working papers

  1. Alberto Galasso & Hong Luo, 2024. "Product Liability Litigation and Innovation: Evidence from Medical Devices," NBER Working Papers 32215, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc.
  2. Alberto Galasso & Hong Luo & Brooklynn Zhu, 2023. "Laboratory Safety and Research Productivity," NBER Working Papers 31313, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc.
  3. Alberto Galasso & Mark Schankerman, 2021. "Licensing Life-Saving Drugs for Developing Countries: Evidence from the Medicines Patent Pool," NBER Working Papers 28545, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc.
  4. Alberto Galasso & Hong Luo, 2019. "Risk-Mitigating Technologies: the Case of Radiation Diagnostic Devices," NBER Working Papers 26305, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc.
  5. Alberto Galasso & Hong Luo, 2018. "When does Product Liability Risk Chill Innovation? Evidence from Medical Implants," NBER Working Papers 25068, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc.
  6. Stefano Comino & Alberto Galasso & Clara Graziano, 2017. "The Diffusion of New Institutions: Evidence from Renaissance Venice's Patent System," NBER Working Papers 24118, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc.
  7. Alberto Galasso & Hong Luo, 2016. "Tort Reform and Innovation," NBER Working Papers 22712, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc.
  8. Alberto Galasso & Mark Schankerman, 2015. "Patent Rights, Innovation and Firm Exit," NBER Working Papers 21769, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc.
  9. Alberto Galasso & Matthew Mitchell & Gabor Virag, 2014. "Market Outcomes and Dynamic Patent Buyouts," NBER Working Papers 20197, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc.
  10. Alberto Galasso & Mark Schankerman, 2014. "Patents and Cumulative Innovation: Causal Evidence from the Courts," NBER Working Papers 20269, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc.
  11. 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.
  12. Alberto Galasso & Mark Schankerman & Carlos J. Serrano, 2011. "Trading and Enforcing Patent Rights," NBER Working Papers 17367, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc.
  13. Alberto Galasso & Timothy S. Simcoe, 2010. "CEO Overconfidence and Innovation," NBER Working Papers 16041, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc.


  1. Alberto Galasso & Mark Schankerman, 2010. "Patent thickets, courts, and the market for innovation," RAND Journal of Economics, RAND Corporation, vol. 41(3), pages 472-503, September.
  2. Galasso, Alberto, 2008. "Coordination and bargaining power in contracting with externalities," Journal of Economic Theory, Elsevier, vol. 143(1), pages 558-570, November.
  3. Galasso, Alberto, 2004. "Subjective price search and public intervention," Research in Economics, Elsevier, vol. 58(2), pages 159-173, June.


  1. Alberto Galasso, 2020. "Comment on "The Roots of Agricultural Innovation: Patent Evidence of Knowledge Spillovers"," NBER Chapters, in: Economics of Research and Innovation in Agriculture, pages 76-79, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc.
  2. Alberto Galasso & Hong Luo, 2018. "Punishing Robots: Issues in the Economics of Tort Liability and Innovation in Artificial Intelligence," NBER Chapters, in: The Economics of Artificial Intelligence: An Agenda, pages 493-504, 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 10 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 (9) 2011-09-05 2012-02-20 2014-06-14 2014-07-13 2015-12-28 2016-10-23 2018-01-22 2021-03-22 2024-04-15. Author is listed
  2. NEP-TID: Technology and Industrial Dynamics (6) 2014-06-14 2014-07-13 2015-12-28 2018-10-15 2021-03-22 2024-04-15. Author is listed
  3. NEP-IPR: Intellectual Property Rights (5) 2014-06-14 2014-07-13 2015-12-28 2018-01-22 2021-03-22. Author is listed
  4. NEP-LAW: Law and Economics (5) 2014-07-13 2015-12-28 2016-10-23 2018-10-15 2024-04-15. Author is listed
  5. NEP-IND: Industrial Organization (4) 2014-06-14 2014-07-13 2015-12-28 2024-04-15
  6. NEP-SBM: Small Business Management (4) 2012-02-20 2014-07-13 2015-12-28 2024-04-15
  7. NEP-COM: Industrial Competition (3) 2014-06-14 2015-12-28 2021-03-22
  8. NEP-KNM: Knowledge Management and Knowledge Economy (2) 2014-07-13 2015-12-28
  9. NEP-BEC: Business Economics (1) 2012-02-20
  10. NEP-CSE: Economics of Strategic Management (1) 2012-02-20
  11. NEP-ENT: Entrepreneurship (1) 2015-12-28
  12. NEP-EVO: Evolutionary Economics (1) 2018-01-22
  13. NEP-GEO: Economic Geography (1) 2012-02-20
  14. NEP-GRO: Economic Growth (1) 2018-01-22
  15. NEP-HEA: Health Economics (1) 2021-03-22
  16. NEP-HIS: Business, Economic and Financial History (1) 2018-01-22
  17. NEP-INT: International Trade (1) 2011-09-05
  18. NEP-SOC: Social Norms and Social Capital (1) 2018-01-22
  19. NEP-URE: Urban and Real Estate Economics (1) 2012-02-20


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