L. Kamran Bilir

Assistant Professor
University of Wisconsin - Madison
Department of Economics

W. H. Sewell Social Science Building
1180 Observatory Drive
Madison, WI 53706-1393

Research   CV   Teaching


Patent Laws, Product Lifecycle Lengths, and Multinational Activity,  American Economic Review (2014) 

Research Papers

Innovation in the Global Firm, with Eduardo Morales, NBER Working Paper 22160,  accepted, Journal of Political Economy 

Host-Country Financial Development and Multinational Activity, with Davin Chor and Kalina Manova,  NBER Working Paper 20046,  accepted, European Economic Review 

The Impact of Information Technology on the Diffusion of New Pharmaceuticals, with Kenneth J. Arrow and Alan Sorensen,  NBER Working Paper 23257,  accepted, American Economic Journal: Applied Economics 

Patent Laws and Innovation Selection in the Global Firm, with Yoko Sakamoto

Do Treaties Encourage Technology Transfer? Evidence from the Paris Convention, with Petra Moser and Irina Talis

Work in Progress

The Spatial Diffusion of Knowledge, with Treb Allen and Christopher Tonetti