Saul Lach

Department of Economics
Hebrew University
Jerusalem, 91905
Tel: 972-2-5883253
Fax: 972-2-5816071

Institutional Affiliation: Hebrew University

NBER Working Papers and Publications

October 2008Using Elicited Choice Probabilities to Estimate Random Utility Models: Preferences for Electricity Reliability
with Asher A. Blass, Charles F. Manski: w14451

Published: Asher A. Blass & Saul Lach & Charles F. Manski, 2010. "Using Elicited Choice Probabilities To Estimate Random Utility Models: Preferences For Electricity Reliability," International Economic Review, Department of Economics, University of Pennsylvania and Osaka University Institute of Social and Economic Research Association, vol. 51(2), pages 421-440, 05. citation courtesy of

February 2005Outsourcing and Technological Change
with Ann Bartel, Nachum Sicherman: w11158
May 2003Incentives and Invention in Universities
with Mark Schankerman: w9727


January 2002Existence and Persistence of Price Dispersion: an Empirical Analysis

Published: Lach, Saul. "Existence And Persistence Of Price Dispersion: An Empirical Analysis," Review of Economics and Statistics, 2002, v84(3,Aug), 433-444. citation courtesy of

October 2000Do R&D Subsidies Stimulate or Displace Private R&D? Evidence from Israel

Published: Lach, Saul, 2002. "Do R&D Subsidies Stimulate or Displace Private R&D? Evidence from Israel," Journal of Industrial Economics, Blackwell Publishing, vol. 50(4), pages 369-90, December. citation courtesy of

December 1999The Evolution of the Demand for Temporary Help Supply Employment in the United States
with Marcello M. Estevao: w7427

Published: Carre, Francoise et al. (eds.) Nonstandard work: The nature and challenges of changing employment arrangements, Industrial Relations Research Association Series. Ithaca and London: Cornell University Press, ILR Press, 2000.

November 1999Measuring Temporary Labor Outsourcing in U.S. Manufacturing
with Marcello Estevao: w7421
August 1996Is "Learning-by-Exporting" Important? Micro-Dynamic Evidence from Colombia, Mexico and Morocco
with Sofronis Clerides, James Tybout: w5715

Published: Quarterly Journal of Economics, no. 454, issue 3 (August 1998): 903-947. citation courtesy of

June 1994Staggering and Synchronization in Price-Setting: Evidence from Multipro-duct Firms
with Daniel Tsiddon: w4759

Published: American Economic Review, 1996, Vol.86, No.5, pp.1175-1196. citation courtesy of

September 1993Diffusion Lags and Aggregate Fluctuations. New Name: Product Innovation and the Business Cycle.
with Boyan Jovanovic: w4455

Published: International Economic Review, Vol. 38, No.1, February 1997, pp.3-22.

Better Late Than Early: Vertical Differentiation in the Adoption of a New Technology
with Prajit K. Dutta, Aldo Rustichini: w4473

Published: Journal of Economics and Management Strategy, vol. 4, no. 4, Winter 1995, pp.563-589. citation courtesy of

April 1992R&D, Investment and Industry Dynamics
with Rafael Rob: w4060


  • Journal of Economic Management and Strategy, vol. 5, no. 2, June 1996, pp. 217-249.
  • Saul Lach & Rafael Rob, 1996. "R&D, Investment, and Industry Dynamics," Journal of Economics & Management Strategy, Wiley Blackwell, vol. 5(2), pages 217-249, 06. citation courtesy of

June 1991The Diffusion of Technology and Inequality Among Nations
with Boyan Jovanovic: w3732
September 1987The Interaction Between Capital Investment and R&D in Science-Based Firms
with Mark Schankerman: w2377

Published: "Dynamics of R & D and Investment in the Scientific Sector," Journal of Political Economy, Vol. 97, No. 4, pp. 880-904, August 1989.

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