Michael Powell

  • 19 Citations
20122019
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Research Interests

Professor Powell's research interests include organizational economics and industrial organization. His research has focused on understanding how firms are organized and how their organization interacts with market equilibrium.

Education/Academic qualification

Economics, PhD, Massachusetts Institute of Technology

… → 2011

Economics, BA, University of California at Los Angeles

… → 2006

Economics, MA, University of California at Los Angeles

… → 2006

Liberal Arts, AA, West Valley College

… → 2003

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Research Output 2012 2019

  • 19 Citations
  • 7 Working paper
  • 6 Article

Productivity and credibility in industry equilibrium

Powell, M., Mar 1 2019, In : RAND Journal of Economics. 50, 1, p. 121-146 26 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Productivity
Heterogeneous firms
Rent
Industry equilibrium
Credibility

Sticking points: common-agency problems and contracting in the US healthcare system

Frandsen, B., Powell, M. & Rebitzer, J. B., Jan 1 2019, In : RAND Journal of Economics.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Contracting
Common agency
Agency problems
Health care system
Pareto
3 Citations (Scopus)

Managing careers in organizations

Ke, R., Li, J. & Powell, M., Jan 1 2018, In : Journal of Labor Economics. 36, 1, p. 197-252 56 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Workers
Organizational structure
Personnel policy
Trade-offs
Turnover
4 Citations (Scopus)

Power dynamics in organizations

Li, J., Matouschek, N. & Powell, M., Jan 1 2017, In : American Economic Journal: Microeconomics. 9, 1, p. 217-241 25 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Authority
Relational contracts
Infinitely repeated games

Productivity and Credibility in Industry Equilibrium

Powell, M. L., Jun 2016, 37 p.

Research output: Working paper

Industry equilibrium
Rent
Credibility
Productivity
Competitive environment