Gary H. Jefferson

Brandeis University - International Business School

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Waltham, MA 02454-9110

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“  Connecting biological evolution, change in the physical world, and technical change. Implications for growth theory.  ”

Scholarly Papers (21)

1.

R&D and Technology Transfer: Firm-Level Evidence from Chinese Industry

Number of pages: 36 Posted: 20 Aug 2004
Albert G. Z. Hu, Gary H. Jefferson, Xiaojing Guan and Qian Jinchang
National University of Singapore (NUS) - Department of Economics, Brandeis University - International Business School, National Bureau of Statistics of China (NBS) and National Bureau of Statistics
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Research and development, Technology transfer, China

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Environmental Regulation and Industrial Performance: Evidence from Unexpected Externalities in China

Number of pages: 34 Posted: 14 Feb 2013
Gary H. Jefferson, Shinsuke Tanaka and Wesley Yin
Brandeis University - International Business School, Tufts University - The Fletcher School of Law and Diplomacy and Boston University
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environmental regulation

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The Impact of Shareholding Reform on Chinese Enterprise, 1995-2001

Number of pages: 56 Posted: 25 Sep 2003
Gary H. Jefferson and Jian Su
Brandeis University - International Business School and Brandeis University - Department of Economics
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Ownership reform, Enterprise performance, China

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An Investigation into Firm-Level R&D Capabilities in East Asia

Number of pages: 36 Posted: 29 Sep 2003
Gary H. Jefferson, Albert G. Z. Hu, Xiaojing Guan and Qian Jinchang
Brandeis University - International Business School, National University of Singapore (NUS) - Department of Economics, National Bureau of Statistics of China (NBS) and National Bureau of Statistics
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Research and development, Technology transfer, China

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Do Institutions Matter for FDI Spillovers? The Implications of China'S"Special Characteristics"

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 5757
Number of pages: 66 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Luosha Du, Ann E. Harrison and Gary H. Jefferson
affiliation not provided to SSRN, University of California, Berkeley and Brandeis University - International Business School
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Emerging Markets, Debt Markets, Economic Theory & Research, Investment and Investment Climate, Labor Policies

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The Partial Reform Equilibrium of China’s Large SOEs: Theory and Evidence

Number of pages: 39 Posted: 28 Dec 2017 Last Revised: 28 Aug 2020
Jim Huangnan Shen, Weiping Li, Jun Zhang and Gary H. Jefferson
School of Management, Fudan University , City University of Hong Kong, Fudan University - China Center for Economic Studies (CCES) and Brandeis University - International Business School
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partial equilibrium syndrome, Nash bargaining, indifference payoff point, privatization, state asset council, mega-SOE managers

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Factors Influencing Energy Intensity in Four Chinese Industries

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 6551
Number of pages: 44 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Pennsylvania State University, Pennsylvania State University, Brandeis University - International Business School, Bryn Mawr College and World Bank - Development Research Group (DECRG)
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Energy Production and Transportation, Environment and Energy Efficiency, Energy and Environment, Water and Industry, E-Business

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Growth Theory and Growth Accounting: Reformulating Our Understanding of Growth

Number of pages: 56 Posted: 03 Sep 2016
Gary H. Jefferson
Brandeis University - International Business School
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neoclassical growth theory, endogenous, technical change, growth accounting

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Change on Earth through the Eyes of an Economist: A Synopsis

Number of pages: 4 Posted: 19 Apr 2019 Last Revised: 25 Jun 2019
Gary H. Jefferson
Brandeis University - International Business School
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Inequality and Regional Productivity Convergence in China

Number of pages: 43 Posted: 04 Feb 2013
Paul Duo Deng and Gary H. Jefferson
Department of Economics, Copenhagen Business School and Brandeis University - International Business School
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inequality, economic growth, productivity, convergence, growth sustainability, China, international comparison of productivity (ICOP)

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Foreign Entry and Heterogeneous Growth of Firms: Do We Observe 'Creative Destruction' in China?

Number of pages: 30 Posted: 04 Feb 2013
Paul Duo Deng and Gary H. Jefferson
Department of Economics, Copenhagen Business School and Brandeis University - International Business School
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firm heterogeneity, creative destruction, productivity growth, TFP, FDI, entry, competition, Chinese economy

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Prices, Investment and Energy Efficiency: Evidence from China’s Industrial Firms

Number of pages: 54 Posted: 24 Mar 2020
Sarah Tang and Gary H. Jefferson
Department of Economics, Suffolk University and Brandeis University - International Business School
Downloads 38 (522,301)
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energy price, putty-clay investment, vintage capital, embodied technology, disembodied technology, China

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Technology and Growth in a Fixed Physical World

Number of pages: 32 Posted: 10 Aug 2018
Gary H. Jefferson
Brandeis University - International Business School
Downloads 37 (527,077)
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Growth Theory, Solow, Harrod, Technology, Savings, Invention Neutrality

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Restructuring China's Research Institutes: Impacts on China's Research Orientation and Productivity

Number of pages: 39 Posted: 31 May 2014
Gary H. Jefferson, Renai Jiang and Daniel L. Tortorice
Brandeis University - International Business School, Xi'an Jiaotong University (XJTU) and College of the Holy Cross -- Department of Economics and Accounting
Downloads 36 (532,148)
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Technological Innovation, R&D, Invention, Research Policy

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FDI Spillovers and Industrial Policy: The Role of Tariffs and Tax Holidays

NBER Working Paper No. w16767
Number of pages: 55 Posted: 07 Feb 2011 Last Revised: 10 Feb 2011
Luosha Du, Ann E. Harrison and Gary H. Jefferson
affiliation not provided to SSRN, University of California, Berkeley and Brandeis University - International Business School
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On the Nature of Technical Change: Original Endowment Theory

Number of pages: 29 Posted: 19 Jan 2019
Gary H. Jefferson
Brandeis University - International Business School
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technical change, natural units, atoms, invention-neutral

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FDI Impact and Spillover: Evidence from China's Electronic and Textile Industries

Number of pages: 14 Posted: 04 Jul 2003
Albert G. Z. Hu and Gary H. Jefferson
National University of Singapore (NUS) - Department of Economics and Brandeis University - International Business School
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Embodied Growth Accounting with Recombinant Innovation: A New Approach

Number of pages: 37 Posted: 28 Jan 2021
Gary H. Jefferson
Brandeis University - International Business School
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growth accounting, growth theory integrate, embodied, investment

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China's Emerging Market for Property Rights: Theoretical and Empirical Perspectives

Number of pages: 33 Posted: 04 Jan 2003
Gary H. Jefferson and Thomas G. Rawski
Brandeis University - International Business School and University of Pittsburgh - Department of Economics
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Explaining Spatial Convergence of China's Industrial Productivity

Oxford Bulletin of Economics and Statistics, Vol. 73, Issue 6, pp. 818-832, 2011
Number of pages: 15 Posted: 22 Nov 2011
Paul Duo Deng and Gary H. Jefferson
Department of Economics, Copenhagen Business School and Brandeis University - International Business School
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Restructuring China's Research Institutes

Economics of Transition, Vol. 24, Issue 1, pp. 163-208, 2016
Number of pages: 46 Posted: 19 Jan 2016
Renai Jiang, Daniel L. Tortorice and Gary H. Jefferson
Xi'an Jiaotong University (XJTU), College of the Holy Cross -- Department of Economics and Accounting and Brandeis University - International Business School
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Technological innovation, R&D, invention, research policy