Working Papers

MITWorking papers relating to the IPC Globalization Project can be accessed at http://ipc-lis.mit.edu/globalization/workingpapers.html.

Working papers relating to the IPC Local Innovation Systems Project can be accessed at http://web.mit.edu/lis/papers.html.

Guerra, Susana Cordeiro
Finding the Fringes of Formality: Organizational Capability in Street-Level Bureaucracies in Brazil
MIT-IPC Working Paper 17-008

Nascimento, Andre Acetose
The SENAI SESI Call for Innovative Projects: 2015 - startups' perspective
MIT-IPC Working Paper 17-007
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Reynolds, Elisabeth B. and Fernanda de Negri
The University as an Engine of Innovation: Critical Case Studies from Brazil and the U.S.
MIT-IPC Working Paper 17-006

Piore, Michael and Cauam Ferreira Cardoso
SENAI + ISIs: The Silicon Valley Consensus Meets Organizational Challenges in Brazil
MIT-IPC Working Paper 17-005
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Limoeiro, Danilo and Ben Ross Schneider
State-led Innovation: SOEs, Institutional Fragmentation, and Policy Making in Brazil
MIT-IPC Working Paper 17-004
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Lima-de-Oliveira, Renato and Timothy Sturgeon
From Resource Extraction to Knowledge Creation: Oil-Rich States, Oil Companies and the Promotion of Local R&D
MIT-IPC Working Paper 17-003
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Zylberberg, Ezequiel
Beyond RTO Benchmarking: Towards a Typology of Innovation Intermediaries
MIT-IPC Working Paper 17-002
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Thun, Eric and Timothy Sturgeon
When Global Technology Meets Local Standards: Reassessing the China’s Mobile Telecom Policy in the Age of Platform Innovation
MIT-IPC Working Paper 17-001
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Martínez-Vela, Carlos
Benchmarking Research and Technology Organizations (RTOs): A Comparative Analysis
MIT-IPC Working Paper 16-005
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Reynolds, Elisabeth B., Ezequiel Zylberberg, Del Campo, Victoria
Brazil’s Role in the Biopharmaceutical Global Value Chain
MIT-IPC Working Paper 16-004
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Zylberberg, Ezequiel
Redefining Brazil’s Role in Information and Communication Technology Global Value Chains
MIT-IPC Working Paper 16-003
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Lima de Oliveira, Renato
Resource-Led Industrial Development in the Oil & Gas Supply Chain: The Case of Brazil
MIT-IPC Working Paper 16-002
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Sturgeon, Timothy J.
Brazil in Global Value Chains
MIT-IPC Working Paper 16-001
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Piore, Michael J., Phech Colatat and Elisabeth Beck Reynolds
NSF and DARPA as Models for Research Funding: An Institutional Analysis 
MIT-IPC Working Paper 15-001
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Brown, Sturgeon, Cole
The 2010 National Organizations Survey: Examining the Relationships Between Job Quality and the Domestic and International Sourcing of Business Functions by United States Organizations
MIT-IPC Working Paper 14-001
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Reynolds, Elisabeth, Hiram Samel and Joyce Lawrence
Learning by Building: Complementary Assets and the Migration of Capabilities in U.S. Innovative Firms
MIT-IPC Working Paper 13-001
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Sturgeon, Timothy and Nielsen, Peter, et. al
Direct Measurement of Global Value Chains: Collecting Product- and Firm-Level Statistics on Value Added and Business Function Outsourcing and Offshoring
MIT-IPC Working Paper 12-001
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Nahm, Jonas M.
Energy Efficiency in Buildings: The Case of Germany
MIT-IPC Working Paper 11-005
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Michaels, Harvey, and Donnelly, Kat
Architecting the Consumer Side of the Grid for Energy Efficiency
MIT-IPC Working Paper 11-004
(also known as MIT-IPC Energy Innovation Working Paper 11-003)
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Peretz, Neil
Lessons from the Communications Industry in Standards for the Smart Grid
MIT-IPC Working Paper 11-003
(also known as MIT-IPC Energy Innovation Working Paper 11-002)
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Al-Saleh, Yasser, and Vidican, Georgeta
The Role of Research Universities in Creating a Clean Tech Industry: Theory, International Experience and Implications for the United Arab Emirates
MIT-IPC Working Paper 11-002
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Reynolds, Elisabeth B.
Institutions, Public Policy and the Product Life Cycle: Globalization of Biomanufacturing and Implications for Massachusetts
MIT IPC Working Paper 11-001
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Ghosh, Shikhar, and Nanda, Ramana
Venture Capital Investment in the Clean Energy Sector
MIT IPC Working Paper 10-004
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Hart, David M., and Kadri Kallas
Alignment and Misalignment of Technology Push and Regulatory Pull: Federal RD&D Support for SO2 and NOx Emissions Control Technology for Coal-Fired Power Plants, 1970-2000
MIT IPC Working Paper 10-002
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Knight, Kevin, Cunio, Phillip, Kwan, Jenny, Bhushan Bharat, and Wagner, Erika
Prizes for Energy Innovation: Incentives for Today's Challenges
MIT IPC Working Paper 10-001
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Colatat, Phech, Georgeta Vidican, and Richard Lester
Innovation Systems in the Solar Photovoltaic Industry: The Role of Public Research Institutions
MIT IPC Working Paper 09-008
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Lester, Richard K.
America's Energy Innovation Problem (and How to Fix It)
MIT IPC Working Paper 09-007
(formerly known as MIT-IPC-Energy Innovation Working Paper 09-007)
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Lester, Richard K., and Ashley Finan
Quantifying the Impact of Proposed Carbon Emission Reductions on the U. S. Energy Infrastructure
MIT IPC Working Paper 09-006
(This paper supercedes MIT IPC Working Paper 09-004)
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Hart, David M.
Making, Breaking, and (Partially) Remaking Markets: State Regulation and Photovoltaic Electricity in New Jersey
MIT IPC Working Paper 09-005
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Lester, Richard K., and Ashley Finan
Quantifying the Impact of Proposed Carbon Emission Reductions on the U.S. Energy Infrastructure
MIT IPC Working Paper 09-004
(This paper is superceded by MIT IPC Working Paper 09-006)
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Willrich, Mason
Electricity Transmission Policy for America: Enabling a Smart Grid, End-to-End
MIT IPC Working Paper 09-003
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Lester, Richard K., and Robert Rosner
The Growth of Nuclear Power: Drivers and Constraints, forthcoming in Daedalus
MIT IPC Working Paper 09-002
(formerly known as MIT-IPC-Energy Innovation Working Paper 09-002)
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Hart, David M.
Don't Worry About the Government? The LEED-NC "Green Building" Rating System and Energy Efficiency in U.S. Commercial Buildings
MIT IPC Working Paper 09-001
(formerly known as MIT-IPC-Energy Innovation Working Paper 09-001)
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Lester, Richard K.
Reforming the U. S. Energy Innovation System
MIT IPC Working Paper 08-006
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Whittaker, D. Hugh, Tianbiao Zhu, Timothy J. Sturgeon, Mon Han Tsai, and Toshie Okita
Compressed Development
MIT IPC Working Paper 08-005
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Piore, Michael J.
Second Thoughts:  On Economics, Sociology, Neoliberalism, Polanyi’s Double Movement and Intellectual Vacuums
MIT IPC Working Paper 08-004
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Steinfeld, Edward S., Richard K. Lester, and Edward A. Cunningham
Greener Plants, Grayer Skies? A report from the front lines of China's energy sector
MIT IPC Working Paper 08-003
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Sturgeon, Timothy J., Johannes Van Biesebroeck, and Gary Gereffi
Value Chains, Networks, and Clusters: Reframing the Global Automotive Industry. This paper is forthcoming in the Journal of Economic Geography.
MIT IPC Working Paper 08-002
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Sturgeon, Timothy J.
From Commodity Chains to Value Chains: Interdisciplinary theory building in an age of globalization. This paper will also appear as Chapter 6 of the forthcoming book Frontiers of Commodity Chain Research, Jennifer Bair (ed.), Stanford University Press, 2008
MIT IPC Working Paper 08-001
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Levy, Frank, and Peter Temlin
Inequality and Institutions in 20th Century America
MIT IPC Working Paper 07-002
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Lester, Richard K., and Edward S. Steinfeld
The Coal Industry in China (and secondarily India)
MIT IPC Working Paper 07-001
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Cosh, Andy, Alan Hughes, and Richard K. Lester
UK plc: Just How Innovative Are We? Findings from the Cambridge-MIT Institute International Innovation Benchmarking Project
MIT IPC Working Paper 06-009
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Hatakenaka, Sachi, Petter Westnes, Martin Gjelsvik, and Richard K. Lester
The Regional Dynamics of Innovation: A comparative study of oil and gas industry development in Stavanger and Aberdeen
MIT IPC Working Paper 06-008
(formerly known as MIT-IPC-Energy Innovation Working Paper 06-001)
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Berger, Suzanne
Historic Imbalances and Great Debates: Do the Economists See It Coming?
MIT IPC Working Paper 06-007
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Sturgeon, Timothy J., Frank Levy, Clair Brown, J. Bradford Jensen, and David Weil
Services Offshoring Working Group Final Report
MIT IPC Working Paper 06-006
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Levy, Frank and Kyoung-Hee Yu
Offshoring Radiology Services to India
MIT IPC Working Paper 06-005
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Hatakenaka, Sachi, Petter Westnes, Martin Gjelsvik, and Richard K. Lester
From 'Black Gold' to 'Human Gold:' A Comparative Case Study of the Transition from a Resource-Based to a Knowledge Economy in Stavanger and Aberdeen
MIT IPC Working Paper 06-004
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Lester, Richard K.
Will the Bush Administration's 'GNEP' Strategy Help or Hurt the Prospects for a Nuclear Energy Revival?
MIT IPC Working Paper 06-003
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Lester, Richard K., and Edward S. Steinfeld
China's Energy Policy: Is Anybody Really Calling the Shots?
MIT IPC Working Paper 06-002
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Sturgeon, Timothy J.
Modular Production's Impact on Japan's Electronics Industry
MIT IPC Working Paper 06-001
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Lester, Richard K.
Universities, Innovation, and the Competitiveness of Local Economies: Summary Report from the Local Innovation Systems Project - Phase I
MIT IPC Working Paper 05-010
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Iskander, Natasha
Innovating State Practices: Migration, Development, and State Learning in the Moroccan Souss
MIT IPC Working Paper 05-009
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Pycia, Marek
Many-to-One Matching without Substitutability
MIT IPC Working Paper 05-008
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Levy, Frank and Ari Goelman
Offshoring and Radiology
MIT IPC Working Paper 05-007
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Levy, Frank and Richard J. Murnane
How Computerized Work and Globalization Shape Human Skill Demands
MIT IPC Working Paper 05-006
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Camuffo, Arnaldo, Andrea Furlan, Pietro Romano, and Andrea Vinelli
Breathing Shoes and Complementarities: How Geox has rejuvenated the footwear industry
MIT IPC Working Paper 05-005
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Camuffo, Arnaldo, Andrea Furlan, and Roberto Grandinetti
Knowledge and capabilities in subcontractors' evolution: The Italian case
MIT IPC Working Paper 05-004
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Camuffo, Arnaldo, Andrea Furlan, and Enrico Rettore
Risk Sharing in Supplier Relations: An Agency Model for the Italian Air Conditioning Industry
MIT IPC Working Paper 05-003
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Camuffo, Arnaldo and Fabrizio Gerli
The Competent Production Supervisor: A model for effective performance
MIT IPC Working Paper 05-002
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Camuffo, Arnaldo, Andrea Furlan, and Pietro Romano
Customer-Supplier Integration in the Italian High Precision Air Conditioning Industry
MIT IPC Working Paper 05-001
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Gereffi, Gary and Timothy J. Sturgeon
Globalization, Employment, and Economic Development: A Briefing Paper
June 2004
MIT IPC Working Paper 04-007
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Breznitz, Dan
Diffusion of Academic R&D Capabilities as an Industrial Innovation Policy? – The Development of Israel's IT Industry
MIT IPC Working Paper 04-006
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Degroof, Jean-Jacques, and Edward B. Roberts
Overcoming weak entrepreneurial infrastructures for academic spin-off ventures
April 2004
MIT IPC Working Paper 04-005
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Hatakenaka, Sachi
Optoelectronics in Hamamatsu: In Search of a Photon Valley
March 2004
MIT IPC Working Paper 04-004
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Martinez-Vela, Carlos and Kimmo Viljamaa
Becoming High-tech: The reinvention of the mechanical engineering industry in Tampere, Finland
February 2004
MIT IPC Working Paper 04-003
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Safford, Sean
Why the Garden Club couldn’t Save Youngstown: Civic Infrastructure and Mobilization in Economic Crises
MIT IPC Working Paper 04-002
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Safford, Sean
Searching for Silicon Valley in the Rust Belt: The Evolution of Knowledge Networks in Akron and Rochester
MIT IPC Working Paper 04-001
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Sotarauta, Markku and Kati-Jasmin Kosonen
Institutional Capacity and Strategic Adaptation in Less Favored Regions: A South Ostrobothnian University Network as a Case in Point
December 2003
MIT IPC Working Paper 03-010
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Kolehmainen, Jari
Territorial Agglomeration as a Local Innovation Environment: The Case of a Digital media Agglomeration in Tampere, Finland
December 2003
MIT IPC Working Paper 03-009
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Lester, Richard K.
The Future of Nuclear Energy
MIT IPC Working Paper 03-008
December 2003
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Kaplan, Sarah and Mary Tripsas
Thinking about technology: understanding the role of cognition and technical change
December 2003
MIT IPC Working Paper 03-007
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Sturgeon, Timothy J., and Richard K. Lester
The New Global Supply-Base: New Challenges for Local Suppliers in East Asia
October 2003
MIT IPC Working Paper 03-006
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Lester, Richard K.
China, America, and the Global Competition for Industry
October 2003
MIT IPC Working Paper 03-005
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Srinivas, Smita and Kimmo Viljamaa
BioTurku: "Newly" innovative? The rise of bio-pharmaceuticals and the biotech concentration in southwest Finland
September 2003
MIT IPC Working Paper 03-004
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Chakrabarti, Alok and Mark Rice
Changing Roles of Universities in Developing Entrepreneurial Regions: The Case of Finland and the US
September 2003
MIT IPC Working Paper 03-003
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Sturgeon, Timothy J.
Exploring the Risks of Value Chain Modularity: Electronics Outsourcing During the Industry Cycle of 1992-2002
May 2003
MIT IPC Working Paper 03-002
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Sturgeon, Timothy J.
What Really Goes on in Silicon Valley? Spatial Clustering and Dispersal in Modular Production Networks
April 2003
MIT IPC Working Paper 03-001
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Chakrabarti, Alok K., and Richard K. Lester
Regional Economic Development: Comparative Case Studies in the US and Finland
September 2002
MIT IPC Working Paper 02-009
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Locke, Richard M.
Note on Corporate Citizenship in a Global Economy
August 2002
MIT IPC Working Paper 02-008
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Locke, Richard M.
The Promise and Perils of Globalization: The Case of Nike
July 2002
MIT IPC Working Paper 02-007
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Kostiainen, Juha and Markku Sotarauta
Finnish City Reinvented: Tampere’s Path from Industrial to Knowledge Economy
June 2002
MIT IPC Working Paper 02-006, 32 pages
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Skolnikoff, Eugene B.
Research Universities and National Security: Can Traditional Values Survive?
April 2002
MIT IPC Working Paper 02-005, 12 pages
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Breznitz, Dan
The Military as a Public Space – The Role of the IDF in the Israeli Software Innovation System
MIT-IPC Working Paper 02-004
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Sturgeon, Timothy J.
Modular Production Networks: A New American Model of Industrial Organization
March 2002
MIT-IPC Working Paper 02-003, 65 pages
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Fuller, Douglas B.
Globalization for Nation Building: Industrial Policy for High-Technology Products in Taiwan
January 2002
MIT-IPC Working Paper 02-002, 29 pages
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Steinfeld, Edward S.
Chinese Enterprise Development and the Challenge of Global Integration
MIT-IPC Working Paper 02-001, 60 pages
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Berger, Suzanne
French Democracy Without Borders?
April 2001
MIT IPC Working Paper 01-006, 17 pages
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Dumez, Hervé & Alain Jeunemaître
Transatlantic Defense Markets?
April 2001
MIT IPC Working Paper 01-005, 30 pages
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Lester, Richard K.
Digital Technologies and America's Industries
MIT IPC Working Paper 01-004, 3 pages
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Sturgeon, Timothy J., and Ji-Ren Lee
Industry Co-Evolution and the Rise of a Shared Supply-base for Electronics Manufacturing
May/June 2001
This paper was published as chapter two in: Global Taiwan: Building Competitive Strengths in a New International Economy, Suzanne Berger and Richard Lester (eds.). Armonk, NY: M.E. Sharpe. 2005.
MIT IPC Working Paper 01-003
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Santoro, Michael D., and Alok K.Chakrabarti
Firm Size and Technology Centrality in Industry-University Interactions
MIT IPC 01-001WP, 43 pages
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Berger, Suzanne and Richard M. Locke
Il Caso Italiano and Globalization
November 2000
MIT IPC 00-015WP, 28 pages
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Sturgeon, Timothy J.
Chapter Two: How Silicon Valley Came to Be, from Martin Kenney, Understanding Silicon Valley, Understanding an Entrepreneurial Region, (c) 2000 by the Board of Trustees of the Leland Stanford Jr. University, by permission. All rights reserved. No reproduction, copy or transmission of this material may be made without written permission from the publisher, www.sup.org.
MIT IPC Working Paper 00-014
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Lynch, Teresa M.
Leveraging Capabilities: Models of Foreign Production in the Taiwanese Automotive Industry
MIT IPC Working Paper 00-013
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Sturgeon, Timothy J. and Richard Florida
Globalization and Jobs in the Automotive Industry
MIT IPC Working Paper 00-012
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Sturgeon, Timothy J.
How Do We Define Value Chains and Production Networks?
MIT IPC Working Paper 00-011
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Piore, Michael
Diversity in Economic Organizations: An American Perspective on the Implications of European Integration for the Economic Performance of Japan
October  2000
MIT IPC 00-010WP, 8 pages
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Hsu, David
Do Venture Capitalists Affect Commercialization Strategies at Start-ups?
June 2000
MIT IPC 00-009WP, 44 pages
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Berger, Suzanne
Globalization and Politics
July 2000
MIT IPC 00-008WP
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Thun, Eric
Growing Up and Moving Out: Globalization in the Taiwanese Textile, Apparel, and Automotive Industry
June 2000
MIT IPC 00-007WP, 28 pages
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Lynch, Teresa M.
Globalization and Reconstruction of National Capitalisms: German and American Automotive Firms Abroad
October 2000
This paper is not available on-line. Please email your request to ipc@mit.edu
MIT IPC 00-006WP

Furman, Jeffrey L.
Does Industry Matter Differently in Different Places? A comparison of industry, corporate parent, and business segment effects in four OECD countries
April 2000
This paper is not available on-line. Please email your request to ipc@mit.edu
MIT IPC 99-005WP, 41 pages.

Eaton, Susan C.
IF You Can Use It: The Effect of Work/Family Practices in Biotechnology Firms on Commitment and Performance
April 2000
MIT IPC 00-004WP, 36 pages
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Lynch, Teresa M., David Hsu, Kamal M. Malek, and Zak Taylor
IPC Conference Summary on Globalization
January 2000
MIT IPC 00-003WP, 21 pages
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Trumbull, J. Gunnar
Institutions and Industrial Performance: The Pharmaceutical Sector in France, Germany, Britain and the U.S.
January 2000
MIT IPC 00-002WP, 47 pages
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Eaton, Susan C.
The Emergence of Social Contract: Evidence from the Biotech Sector
January 2000
MIT IPC 00-001WP, 31 pages
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Roberts, Edward B.
Global Benchmarking of the Strategic Management of Technology
December 1999
MIT IPC 99-007WP, 31 pages
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Campos, Pamela, Richard Lester and Michael Piore
Organizational Integration in Situations of Uncertainty: A Case Study of MITRE Corporation
August 1999
MIT IPC 99-006WP, 151 pages
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Ziegler, J. Nicholas
Corporate Governance and the Politics of Property Rights in Germany
July 1999
MIT IPC 99-005WP, 46 pages

Shapiro, Jeremy
Innovation in Financial Services Case Study: Home Banking
March 1999
MIT IPC 99-004WP, 42 pages
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Shapiro, Jeremy
Innovation in Financial Services Case Study: Asset-Backed Securitization
February 1999
MIT IPC 99-003WP, 36 pages
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de Figueiredo, John, Gerry Gryski, Emerson Tiller, and Gary Zuk
Congress and the Political Expansion of the Federal District Courts
May 1999
MIT IPC 99-002WP, 16 pages with tables

Lynch, Teresa M.
Globalization in the Motor Vehicle Industry: Final Conference Summary
January 1999
MIT IPC 99-001WP, 31 pages with tables
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Bresnahan, Timothy F., Erik Brynjolfsson, and Lorin H. Hitt
Information Technology, Workplace Organization and the Demand for Skilled Labor: Firm Level Evidence
December, 1998
MIT IPC 98-010WP, 84 pages with tables
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Osterman, Paul
Work Reorganization in an Era of Restructuring: Trends in Diffusion and Impacts on Employee Welfare
November, 1998
MIT IPC 98-009WP, 31 pages with tables
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Ziegler, J. Nicholas
Corporate Governance in Germany: Toward a New Transational Politics
November, 1998
MIT IPC 98-008WP, 28 pages with tables.

Lynch, Teresa
Leaving Home: Three Decades of Internationalization by American Automobile Firms
November, 1998
MIT IPC 98-007WP, 43 pages with tables
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Rodriguez, Daniel
Decisions of Pharmaceutical Firms for New Product Development
September 1998
MIT IPC 98-006WP, 43 pages with tables
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Rodriguez, Daniel
Valuing Biopharmaceutical Alliances
September 1998
MIT IPC 98-005WP, 33 pages with tables
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Bernard, Andrew B. and J. Bradford Jensen
Changing Wage Inequality and the U.S. States
July 1998
MIT IPC 98-004WP, 17 pages plus tables

Bernard, Andrew B. and J. Bradford Jensen
Exporting and Productivity
July 1998
MIT IPC 98-003WP, 25 pages plus tables
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Bernard, Andrew B. and Joachim Wagner
Export Entry and Exit by German Firms
April 1998
MIT IPC 98-002WP, 14 pages plus tables
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Bernard, Andrew B. and J. Bradford Jensen
Understanding Increasing and Decreasing Wage Inequality
April 1988
MIT IPC 98-001WP, 24 pages plus tables
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Bernard, Andrew B. and J. Bradford Jensen
Why Some Firms Export
MIT IPC 97-008WP, 39 pages

Piore, Michael J., Richard K. Lester and Kamal M. Malek
The Division of Labor, Coordination, and Integration: Case Studies in the Organization of Product Design
November 1997
MIT IPC 97-007WP, 32 pages
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Bernard, Andrew B. and J. Bradford Jensen
Understanding the US Export Boom
March 1997
MIT IPC 97-006WP, 42 pages
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Piore, Michael, Richard K. Lester and Kamal M. Malek
The Division of Labor, Coordination, and Integration: Case Studies in the Organization of Product Design in the Blue Jeans Industry
March 1997
MIT IPC 97-005WP, 42 pages

Frost, Ann C.
The Role of Local Unions in Workplace Restructuring: Evidence From the North American Integrated Steel Industry
February 1997
MIT IPC 97-004WP, 239 pages

Bernard, Andrew and Joachim Wagner
Exports and Success in German Manufacturing
February 1997
MIT IPC 97-003WP, 27 pages

Gholz, Eugene
Getting Subsidies Right: U.S. Government Support to the Commercial Aircraft Industry
January 1997
MIT IPC 97-002WP, 48 pages
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Fine, Janice
Moving Innovation From the Margins to the Center for a New American Labor Movement
January 1997
MIT IPC 97-001WP, 44 pages

Bernard, Andrew B. and J. Bradford Jensen
Exceptional Exporter Performance: Cause, Effect, or Both?
September 1996
MIT IPC 96-009WP, 31 pages
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Levy, Frank
Where Did All the Money Go? A Layman's Guide to Recent Trends in US Living Standards
July 1996
MIT IPC 96-008WP, 62 pages

Kelley, Maryellen R.
Participative Bureaucracy and Productivity in Machined Products
March 1996
MIT IPC 96-007WP, 42 pages

Ichniowski, Casey, Thomas A. Kochan, David Levine, Craig Olson and George Strauss
What Works at Work: Overview and Assessment
February 1996
MIT IPC 96-006WP, 42 pages

Kelley, Maryellen R. and Susan Helper
Firm Size and Capabilities, Regional Agglomeration and the Adoption of New Technology?
February 1996
MIT IPC 96-005WP, 39 pages

Fine, Charles H. and Daniel W. Whitney
Is the Make-Buy Decision Process a Core Competence?
January 1996
MIT IPC 96-004WP, 29 pages

Malek, Kamal M.
A Case Study in Product Development. The 1984-199x Chevrolet Corvette.
January 1996
MIT IPC 96-003WP, 44 pages

Lester, Richard K., Michael Piore and Kamal Malek
Living with Ambiguity: An Interpretative Approach to New Product Development
February 1996
MIT IPC 96-002WP

Levy, Frank and Richard J. Murnane
With What Skills are Computers a Complement?
January 1996
MIT IPC 96-001WP, 29 pages

The MIT Industrial Performance Center
Conference Report on the International Conference on the Future of Industry in Advanced Societies
September 1995
MIT IPC 95-013WP, 54 pages

Batt, Rosemary
Effects of Work Restructuring on Employee Well-Being and Firm Performance: Evidence from Telecommunications Services
September 1995
MIT IPC 95-012WP, 51 pages

Brynjolfsson, Erik, and Lorin Hitt
Information Technology as a Factor of Production: The Role of Differences Among Firms
September 1995
MIT IPC 95-011WP, 26 pages

Hitt, Lorin, and Erik Brynjolfsson
Creating Value and Destroying Profits? Three Measures of Information Technology's Contributions
September 1995
MIT IPC 95-010WP, 33 pages

Kochan, Thomas A.
Launching a Renaissance in International Industrial Relations
September 1995
MIT IPC 95-009WP, 12 pages

Bernard, Andrew B., and Charles I. Jones
Productivity and Convergence Across U.S. States and Industries
August 1995
MIT IPC 95-008AWP, 31 pages

Piore, Michael J., Richard K. Lester, and Kamal M. Malek
Case Studies in the Organization of Product Development: The Cellular Telephone Equipment Industry
July 1995
MIT IPC 95-008W, 43 pages

Bernard, Andrew B., and Charles I. Jones
Technology and Convergence
May 1995
MIT IPC 95-007BWP, 12 pages

Bernard, Andrew B., and J. Bradford Jensen
Exporters, Skill Upgrading, and the Wage Gap
May 1995
MIT IPC 95-007AWP, 40 pages

Tyler, John, Richard J. Murnane, and Frank Levy
Are Lots of College Graduates Taking High School Jobs? A Reconsideration of the Evidence
May 1995
MIT IPC 95-007WP, 34 pages

Bernard, Andrew B., and Charles I. Jones
Comparing Apples to Oranges: Productivity Convergence and Measurement across Industries and Countries
March 1995
MIT IPC 95-006AWP, 32 pages

Bernard, Andrew B., and J. Bradford Jensen
Exporters, Jobs and Wages in U.S. Manufacturing: 1976 – 1987
February 1995
MIT IPC 95-006WP, 43 pages

Sobrero, Maurizio, and Stephan Schrader
Structuring Inter-firm Relationships: A Multidimensional Approach
March 1995
MIT IPC 95-005WP, 46 pages

Kelley, Maryellen R., and Ashish Arora
Service Provider or Institution Builder? An Assessment of the Role of Industrial Modernization Programs in U.S. Technology Policy
March 1995
MIT IPC 95-004WP, 43 pages

Bernard, Andrew B.
Exporters and Trade Liberalization in Mexico: Production Structure and Performance
February 1995
MIT IPC 95-003AWP, 33 pages

Kochan, Thomas A.
Using the Dunlop Report to Full Advantage: A Strategy for Achieving Mutual Gains
January 1995
MIT IPC 95-003WP, 16 pages

Heye, Christopher, and Richard Lester
Recent Trends in US Manufacturing Performance
January 1995
MIT IPC 95-002WP, 31 pages

Kelley, Maryellen R., and Grant Emison
The Contributions of Alternative Forms of Work Organization and Employee Involvement to Manufacturing Performance Under Different Technological Regimes
January 1995
MIT IPC 95-001WP, 32 pages

Berger, Suzanne
Convergence or Diversity? National Models of Production and Distribution in a Global Economy
August 1994
MIT IPC 94-011WP, 38 pages

Kelley, Maryellen R., and Todd A. Watkins
In From the Cold: Prospects for Conversion of the Defense Industrial Base
December 1994
MIT IPC 94-010WP, 35 pages

Levy, Frank
The Future Path and Consequences of US Earnings-Education Gap
November 1994
MIT IPC 94-009WP, 13 pages

Kochan, Thomas A., Jody Hoffer Gittell, and Brenda A. Lautsch
Total Quality Management and Human Resource Systems: An International Comparison
October 1994
MIT IPC 94-008WP, 28 pages

Batt, Rosemary
From Bureaucracy to Enterprise? The Changing Jobs and Careers of Managers in Telecommunications Service
October 1994
MIT IPC 94-007WP, 43 pages

Frost, Ann C., and Richard Locke
The Resurgence of the Local Union? Industrial Restructuring and Industrial Relations in the U.S. Steel Industry
September 1994
MIT IPC 94-006WP, 33 pages

Brynjolfsson, Erik, and Lorin Hitt
Computers and Economic Growth: Firm-Level Evidence
August 1994
MIT IPC 94-005WP, 43 pages

Bernard, Andrew B., and Charles I. Jones
Productivity Across Industries and Countries: Time Series Theory and Evidence
August 1994
MIT IPC 94-005AWP, 32 pages

Frost, Ann C.
Understanding Union Effects on Workplace Restructuring: The Historical Determinants of Local Union Capabilities
August 1994
MIT IPC 94-004WP, 22 pages

Lester, Richard K.
Industry Studies and American Industrial Performance
July 1994
MIT IPC 94-003WP, 44 pages

Piore, Michael J., Richard K. Lester, Fred M. Kofman and Kamal M. Malek
The Organization of Product Development
July 1994
MIT IPC 94-002WP, 37 pages

Levy, Frank
Incomes and Income Inequality Since 1970
April 1994
MIT IPC 94-001WP, 88 pages

McCormick, Lynn
The Rise and Fall of Collaborative Labor Relations in Chicago's Small-Firm Metalworking Network
December 1993
MIT IPC 93-012WP, 14 pages

Slaughter, Matthew J.
International Trade, Multinational Corporations, and American Wage Divergence in the 1980s
November 1993
MIT IPC 93-010WP, 49 pages

Heye, Christopher
Five Years After: A Preliminary Assessment of U.S. Industrial Performance Since Made in America
September 1993
MIT IPC 93-009WP, 22 pages

Levy, Frank, Richard J. Murnane, and Lijian Chen
Education and Skills for the U.S. Workforce
June 1993
MIT IPC 93-007WP, 21 pages

Gomez del Campo, Guillermo; and Richard K. Lester
Total Quality Management in the US and Japan: Lessons from Deming Prize and Baldrige Award Winners
August 1993
MIT IPC 93-006WP, 88 pages

Batt, Rosemary
Work Reorganization and Labor Relations in Telecommunications Services: A Case Study of BellSouth Corporation
August 1993
MIT IPC 93-004WP, 32 pages

Malone, Thomas W., Kevin Crowston, Jintae Lee, and Brian Pentland
Tools for Inventing Organizations: Toward a Handbook of Organizational Processes
May 1993
MIT IPC 93-003WP, 20 pages

Berger, Suzanne
Domestic Institutions, Free Trade, and the Pressures for National Convergence: US, Europe, and Japan
June 1993
MIT IPC 93-002WP, 102 pages

Brynjolfsson, Erik, and Lorin Hitt
Is Information Systems Spending Productive? New Evidence and New Results
June 1993
MIT IPC 93-001WP, 31 pages