Seth Benzell

Chapman University - The George L. Argyros School of Business & Economics

333 N. Glassell

Orange, CA 92866

United States

MIT Initiative on the Digital Economy

Digital Fellow

245 First Street

Cambridge, MA 02142

United States

Stanford University, Human-Centered Artificial Intelligence Digital Economy Lab

Stanford, CA 94305

United States

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Scholarly Papers (12)

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Rationing Social Contact During the COVID-19 Pandemic: Transmission Risk and Social Benefits of US Locations

Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences, June 2020. (doi.org/10.1073/pnas.2008025117)
Number of pages: 25 Posted: 20 Apr 2020 Last Revised: 12 Jun 2020
Chapman University - The George L. Argyros School of Business & Economics, University of Texas at Austin - McCombs School of Business and School of Economics and Management, University of Cyprus
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The Impact of APIs in Firm Performance

Boston University Questrom School of Business Research Paper No. 2843326
Number of pages: 38 Posted: 27 Sep 2016 Last Revised: 23 May 2017
Chapman University - The George L. Argyros School of Business & Economics, Global Development Policy Center Boston University and Boston University – Questrom School of Business
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Firm performance, IT productivity, APIs, platforms, internal and external networks, event study

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How to Govern Facebook: A Structural Model for Taxing and Regulating Big Tech

Number of pages: 57 Posted: 29 Jun 2020 Last Revised: 23 Feb 2021
Seth Benzell and Avinash Collis
Chapman University - The George L. Argyros School of Business & Economics and University of Texas at Austin - McCombs School of Business
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Multi-Sided Platforms, Network Effects, Taxation, Regulation, Social Media, Facebook

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Robots are Us: Some Economics of Human Replacement

NBER Working Paper No. w20941
Number of pages: 57 Posted: 16 Feb 2015
Chapman University - The George L. Argyros School of Business & Economics, Boston University - Department of Economics, Global Development Policy Center Boston University and Columbia University - Columbia Earth Institute
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Can Health Information Technology Save Lives During a Pandemic?

Number of pages: 60 Posted: 02 Dec 2020
Chapman University - The George L. Argyros School of Business & Economics, University of Texas at Austin - McCombs School of Business, School of Economics and Management, University of Cyprus and University of Texas at Dallas
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health IT, hospital IT, COVID-19, learning, digital resilience

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Robots: Curse or Blessing? A Basic Framework

NBER Working Paper No. w21091
Number of pages: 29 Posted: 13 Apr 2015 Last Revised: 08 Aug 2015
Columbia University - Columbia Earth Institute, Chapman University - The George L. Argyros School of Business & Economics and Global Development Policy Center Boston University
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The Efficiency of US Public Space Utilization During the COVID-19 Pandemic

Number of pages: 18 Posted: 01 Feb 2021
Chapman University - The George L. Argyros School of Business & Economics, University of Texas at Austin - McCombs School of Business and School of Economics and Management, University of Cyprus
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Do Labor Demand Shifts Occur Within Firms or Across Them? Non-Routine-Biased Technological Change, 2000-2016

Number of pages: 29 Posted: 30 Jul 2019
Seth Benzell, Guillermo Lagarda and Daniel Rock
Chapman University - The George L. Argyros School of Business & Economics, Global Development Policy Center Boston University and University of Pennsylvania - Operations & Information Management Department
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Skill-Biased Technological Change, Labor Demand, Automation, Business Dynamism

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Digital Abundance and Scarce Genius: Implications for Wages, Interest Rates, and Growth

NBER Working Paper No. w25585
Number of pages: 50 Posted: 26 Feb 2019 Last Revised: 04 Mar 2019
Seth Benzell and Erik Brynjolfsson
Chapman University - The George L. Argyros School of Business & Economics and Stanford
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The Paradox of Openness: Exposure vs. Efficiency of APIs

Number of pages: 53 Posted: 16 Aug 2019
Chapman University - The George L. Argyros School of Business & Economics, Chapman University - The George L. Argyros School of Business & Economics, Boston University – Questrom School of Business and Global Development Policy Center Boston University
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Platforms, APIs, Information Security, Technology Strategy, Market Capitalization

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Simulating Russia's and Other Large Economies’ Challenging and Interconnected Transitions

NBER Working Paper No. w21269
Number of pages: 53 Posted: 15 Jun 2015 Last Revised: 12 Feb 2021
Chapman University - The George L. Argyros School of Business & Economics, Gaidar Institute for Economic Policy, Gaidar Institute for Economic Policy, Boston University - Department of Economics, Global Development Policy Center Boston University, Russian Presidential Academy of National Economy and Public Administration (RANEPA) and Russian Presidential Academy of National Economy and Public Administration (RANEPA) - Institute of Applied Economic Research
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Simulating Business Cash Flow Taxation: An Illustration Based on the “Better Way” Corporate Tax Reform

NBER Working Paper No. w23675
Number of pages: 61 Posted: 17 Aug 2017 Last Revised: 05 Sep 2017
Chapman University - The George L. Argyros School of Business & Economics, Boston University - Department of Economics and Global Development Policy Center Boston University
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