Ryan Lampe

Professor of Economics
California State University, East Bay
Email: ryan.lampe (at) csueastbay.edu
Curriculum Vitae

Working Papers

Market Size and Product Composition: Evidence from Hollywood (with Joseph Kuehn), R&R International Journal of Industrial Organization

Social Learning and Network Externalities: Replicating Gilchrist and Sands (2016) (with Joseph Kuehn)


Self-Regulation vs State Regulation: Evidence from Cinema Age Restrictions (with Shaun McRae), International Journal of Industrial Organization, 2021, v. 75.

Mean Reversion in Investment Decisions: The Case of Hollywood (with Romans Pancs), Journal of Industrial Economics, 2020, v. 68, Issue 1, pp. 156-190. Data: main data and do file.

Does Organizational Form Drive Competition? Evidence from Coffee Retailing (with Brian Adams, Joshua Gans, and Richard Hayes), Economic Record, 2018, v. 94, Issue 305, pp. 155-167.

Patent Pools, Competition, and Innovation - Evidence from 20 Industries in the 1930s (with Petra Moser), The Journal of Law, Economics, & Organization, 2016, v. 32, pp. 1-36. Data: do-file and main data.

The Adoption of New Technologies: Understanding Hollywood's (Slow and Uneven) Conversion to Color, 1940-70 (with Ricard Gil), The Journal of Economic History, 2014, v. 74, No. 4, pp. 987-1014. Data: main data and do file.

Patent Pools and Innovation in Substitute Technologies - Evidence from the 19th-Century Sewing Machine Industry (with Petra Moser), The RAND Journal of Economics, 2013, v. 44, No. 4, pp. 757-778. Data: do-file and main data.

Patent Pools: Licensing Strategies in the Absence of Regulation (with Petra Moser), Advances in Strategic Management, 2012, v. 29, pp. 69-86.

Strategic Citation, The Review of Economics and Statistics, 2012, v. 94, No. 1, pp. 320-333. Data: do-file and main data.

Do Patent Pools Encourage Innovation? Evidence from the Nineteenth-Century Sewing Machine Industry (with Petra Moser), The Journal of Economic History, 2010, v. 70, No. 4, pp. 898-920. Data: do-file, main data, and stitches per minute data.

Renewal Fees and Self-Funding Patent Offices (with Joshua Gans and Stephen P. King), Topics in Theoretical Economics, 2004, v. 4, No. 1, Article 6.

Network Externalities, Price Discrimination and Profitable Piracy (with Stephen P. King), Information Economics and Policy, September 2003, v. 15, pp. 271-90.