Marvin Lieberman

Teaching Materials

Journal Articles

"Learning by Doing and Market Structure," (with Natarajan Balasubramanian), Forthcoming, Journal of Industrial Economics. Appendix.

"Internal and External Influences on Adoption Decisions in Multi-Unit Firms: The Moderating Effect of Experience," (with Daniel Simon). Forthcoming, Strategic Organization, Vol. 8, No. 2, May 2010.

"Industry Learning Environments and the Heterogeneity of Firm Performance," (with Natarajan Balasubramanian). Strategic Management Journal, Vol. 31, No. 4, April 2010, pp. 390-412. Appendix.

"Acquisition vs. Internal Development as Modes of Market Entry," (with Gwendolyn Lee). Strategic Management Journal, Vol. 31, No. 2, February 2010, pp. 140-158.

"How to Measure Company Productivity using Value-added: A Focus on Pohang Steel (POSCO)” (with Jina Kang). Forthcoming, Asia Pacific Journal of Management.

Assessing the Resource Base of Japanese and U.S. Auto Producers: A Stochastic Frontier Production Function Approach,” (with Rajeev Dhawan). Management Science, Vol. 51, No. 7, July 2005, pp. 1060-1075. .

"Why Do Firms Imitate Each Other?" (with Shigeru Asaba). Academy of Management Review, Vol. 31, No. 2, April 2006, pp. 366-385.

"The Birth of Capabilities: Market Entry and the Importance of Pre-History," (with Constance Helfat), Industrial and Corporate Change, Vol. 11, No. 4, August 2002, pp. 725-760.

"The Magnesium Industry in Transition," Journal of Industrial Organization, Vol. 19, June 2001, pp. 71-79.

"Inventory Reduction and Productivity Growth: Linkages in the Japanese Automotive Industry," (with Lieven Demeester), Management Science, Vol. 45, No. 4, April 1999.

"The Empirical Determinants of Inventory Levels in High-Volume Manufacturing," (with Susan Helper and Lieven Demeester), Production and Operations Management, Vol. 8, No. 1, Spring 1999, pp. 44-55.

"Comparative Productivity of Japanese and U.S. Steel Producers, 1958-1993," (with Douglas Johnson), Japan and the World Economy, Vol. 11, No. 1, January 1999, pp. 1-27.

"First-Mover (Dis)Advantages: Retrospective and Link with Resource-Based View," (with David Montgomery), Strategic Management Journal, Vol. 19, No. 12, December 1998, pp. 1111-1125.

"Patent Trends in Steelmaking Technologies," (with Aya Chacar), Iron and Steel Engineer, Vol. 75, No. 8, August 1998, pp. 72-73.

"Inventory Reduction and Productivity Growth: A Comparison of the Japanese and U.S. Automotive Sectors," (with Shigeru Asaba). Managerial and Decision Economics, Special issue on Japanese Technology Management, Vol. 18, No. 2, March 1997, pp. 73-85.

"Determinants of Vertical Integration: An Empirical Test," Journal of Industrial Economics, Special Issue on Vertical Relationships, Vol. 39, No. 5, September 1991.

"Exit from Declining Industries: `Shakeout' or `Stakeout'?" Rand Journal, Vol. 21, No. 4, Winter 1990.

"Firm-Level Productivity and Management Influence: A Comparison of U.S. and Japanese Automobile Producers," (with Lawrence Lau and Mark Williams). Management Science, Vol. 36, No. 10, October 1990.

"The Learning Curve, Technology Barriers to Entry, and Competitive Survival in the Chemical Processing Industries," Strategic Management Journal, Vol. 10, No. 5, September-October 1989.

"Capacity Utilization: Theoretical Models and Empirical Tests." European Journal of Operational Research, Vol. 40, No. 2, May 1989.

"First-Mover Advantages," (with David Montgomery). Strategic Management Journal, Vol. 9, Summer 1988.

"Post-Entry Investment and Market Structure in the Chemical Processing Industries," Rand Journal of Economics, Vol. 18, No. 4, Winter 1987.

"Market Growth, Economies of Scale, and Plant Size in the Chemical Processing Industries," Journal of Industrial Economics, Vol. 36, No. 2, December 1987.

"The Learning Curve, Diffusion, and Competitive Strategy," Strategic Management Journal," Vol. 8, No. 5, September-October 1987.

"Patents, Learning by Doing, and Market Structure in the Chemical Processing Industries," International Journal of Industrial Organization, Vol. 5, No. 3, September 1987.

"Strategies for Capacity Expansion," Sloan Management Review, Vol. 28, No. 4, Summer 1987.

"Excess Capacity as a Barrier to Entry: An Empirical Appraisal," Journal of Industrial Economics, Vol. 35, No. 4, June 1987.

"Investment and Coordination in Oligopolistic Industries," (with Richard Gilbert), Rand Journal of Economics, Vol. 18, No. 1, Spring 1987.

"The Learning Curve and Pricing in the Chemical Processing Industries," Rand Journal of Economics, Vol. 15, No. 2, Summer, 1984.

"A Literature Citation Study of Science-Technology Coupling in Electronics," Proceedings of the IEEE, Vol. 66, No. 1, January 1978. Paper was awarded the Browder Thompson prize for the best research paper by an author under 30 published in an IEEE journal during 1978.

Book Chapters

“Business Imitation,” (with Shigeru Asaba), in Charles Wankel, ed., Handbook of 21st Century Management, Sage, 2007.

"Organizing for Technological Innovation in the U.S. Pharmaceutical Industry," (with Aya Chacar), in Joel Baum and Olav Sorenson, eds., Geography and Strategy (Advances in Strategic Management, Volume 20, 2003).

"Dow Chemical and the Magnesium Industry," in D. I. Rosenbaum, ed., Market Dominance: How Firms Gain, Hold or Lose It and the Impact on Economic Performance, Praeger, Westport, CT, 1998, pp. 69-87.

"Distribution of Returns Among Stakeholders: Method and Application to U.S. and Japanese Auto Companies," (with Aya Chacar), in H. Thomas and D. O’Neal, eds., Strategic Discovery: Competing in New Arenas, Wiley, 1997, pp. 299-313.

"Strategy of Market Entry: Pioneer or Follow?" (with David Montgomery). In Handbook of Business Strategy, H. E. Glass, ed., Warren, Gorham & Lamont, 1991.

"Inventory Reduction and Productivity Growth: A Study of Japanese Automobile Producers." In Manufacturing Strategy, J. E. Ettlie, M. C. Burstein and A. Feigenbaum, eds., Kluwer Academic Publishers, 1990.

"Learning, Productivity, and U.S.-Japan Industrial Competitiveness." In Managing International Manufacturing, K. Ferdows, ed., North Holland, 1989.

"Estimating the Benefits to Society from Integrated Circuit Innovations: the Case of MOS Dynamic RAM's," in R. Wilson et al., Innovation, Competition and Government Policy in the Semiconductor Industry, Lexington Books, 1981, pp. 122-31.


Other Publications

"First Mover Advantages," Forthcoming in Palgrave Encyclopedia of Strategic Management.

"The Revitalization of U.S. Manufacturing," Institute for International Economic Studies, Tokyo, Japan, Seminar Series 9706, June 1997.









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