Stephen Haber

Working Papers


Is There an Anti-commons Tragedy in the Smartphone Industry?

Is There an Anti-commons Tragedy in the Smartphone Industry? by Alexander Galetovic, Stephen Haber and Lew Zaretzki Original date: January 9, 2017 Last revision: January 18, 2017 Keywords: anti-commons, monopoly, standard essential patents, royalty stacking ABSTRACT:...

A New Dataset on Mobile Phone Patent License Royalties

A New Dataset on Mobile Phone Patent License Royalties by Alexander Galetovic, Stephen Haber, and Lew Zaretzki Original date: September 25, 2016 Last revision: August 1, 2017 Keywords: Patent Royalties, Mobile Phone Value Chain, Smartphones ABSTRACT: This note...

Where Does Democracy Thrive

Where Does Democracy Thrive: Climate, Technology, and the Evolution of Economic and Political Institutions Stanford University and NBER August 24, 2012 ABSTRACT: Why are some societies characterized by enduring democracy, while other societies are either persistently...