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Ryan McDevitt

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First Name:Ryan
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Last Name:McDevitt
RePEc Short-ID:pmc224
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Economics Area
Fuqua School of Business
Duke University

Durham, North Carolina (United States)
RePEc:edi:eddukus (more details at EDIRC)

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Working papers

  1. Luca Bertuzzi & Paul J. Eliason & Benjamin Heebsh & Riley J. League & Ryan C. McDevitt & James W. Roberts, 2023. "Gaming and Effort in Performance Pay," NBER Working Papers 31353, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc.
  2. Paul J. Eliason & Riley J. League & Jetson Leder-Luis & Ryan C. McDevitt & James W. Roberts, 2021. "Ambulance Taxis: The Impact of Regulation and Litigation on Health Care Fraud," NBER Working Papers 29491, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc.
  3. Aaron K. Chatterji & Joowon Kim & Ryan C. McDevitt, 2018. "School Spirit: Legislator School Ties and State Funding for Higher Education," NBER Working Papers 24818, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc.
  4. Paul J. Eliason & Paul L. E. Grieco & Ryan C. McDevitt & James W. Roberts, 2016. "Strategic Patient Discharge: The Case of Long-Term Care Hospitals," NBER Working Papers 22598, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc.
  5. Shane Greenstein & Ryan McDevitt, 2012. "Measuring the Broadband Bonus in Thirty OECD Countries," OECD Digital Economy Papers 197, OECD Publishing.
  6. Shane Greenstein & Ryan C. McDevitt, 2010. "Evidence of a Modest Price Decline in US Broadband Services," NBER Working Papers 16166, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc.
  7. Shane Greenstein & Ryan C. McDevitt, 2009. "The Broadband Bonus: Accounting for Broadband Internet's Impact on U.S. GDP," NBER Working Papers 14758, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc.


  1. Paul J Eliason & Benjamin Heebsh & Ryan C McDevitt & James W Roberts, 2020. "How Acquisitions Affect Firm Behavior and Performance: Evidence from the Dialysis Industry," The Quarterly Journal of Economics, President and Fellows of Harvard College, vol. 135(1), pages 221-267.
  2. Paul J. Eliason & Paul L. E. Grieco & Ryan C. McDevitt & James W. Roberts, 2018. "Strategic Patient Discharge: The Case of Long-Term Care Hospitals," American Economic Review, American Economic Association, vol. 108(11), pages 3232-3265, November.
  3. Chatterji, Aaron K. & Kim, Joowon & McDevitt, Ryan C., 2018. "School spirit: Legislator school ties and state funding for higher education," Journal of Public Economics, Elsevier, vol. 164(C), pages 254-269.
  4. Paul L. E. Grieco & Ryan C. McDevitt, 2017. "Productivity and Quality in Health Care: Evidence from the Dialysis Industry," The Review of Economic Studies, Review of Economic Studies Ltd, vol. 84(3), pages 1071-1105.
  5. Avi Goldfarb & Ryan C. McDevitt & Sampsa Samila & Brian S. Silverman, 2015. "The Effect of Social Interaction on Economic Transactions: Evidence from Changes in Two Retail Formats," Management Science, INFORMS, vol. 61(12), pages 2963-2981, December.
  6. Yael Hochberg & Michael Mazzeo & Ryan McDevitt, 2015. "Specialization and Competition in the Venture Capital Industry," Review of Industrial Organization, Springer;The Industrial Organization Society, vol. 46(4), pages 323-347, June.
  7. Ryan C. McDevitt, 2014. ""A" Business by Any Other Name: Firm Name Choice as a Signal of Firm Quality," Journal of Political Economy, University of Chicago Press, vol. 122(4), pages 909-944.
  8. Ryan C. McDevitt & James W. Roberts, 2014. "Market structure and gender disparity in health care: preferences, competition, and quality of care," RAND Journal of Economics, RAND Corporation, vol. 45(1), pages 116-139, March.
  9. Ryan C. McDevitt, 2011. "Names and Reputations: An Empirical Analysis," American Economic Journal: Microeconomics, American Economic Association, vol. 3(3), pages 193-209, August.
  10. Greenstein, Shane & McDevitt, Ryan C., 2011. "The broadband bonus: Estimating broadband Internet's economic value," Telecommunications Policy, Elsevier, vol. 35(7), pages 617-632, August.
  11. Greenstein, Shane & McDevitt, Ryan, 2011. "Evidence of a modest price decline in US broadband services," Information Economics and Policy, Elsevier, vol. 23(2), pages 200-211, June.

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  1. NEP-HEA: Health Economics (2) 2021-12-20 2023-07-24
  2. NEP-ICT: Information and Communication Technologies (2) 2009-02-28 2012-05-08
  3. NEP-LAW: Law and Economics (1) 2021-12-20
  4. NEP-SOG: Sociology of Economics (1) 2016-09-18


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