Ricard Gil, PhD

Associate Professor

The Johns Hopkins Carey Business School
100 International Drive
Baltimore, MD 21202

Ricard Gil, PhD (Economics, University of Chicago), joined the Johns Hopkins Carey Business School in 2011. He is an Associate Professor in the research track with expertise in organizational economics, focusing on strategy and industrial organization.

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Honors and Distinctions

  • 2010 - NET Institute Summer Research Grant
  • 2007 - Young Economist Essays Award, European Association for Research in Industrial Economics
  • 2003-04 - Henry Morgenthau Jr. Memorial Fund Dissertation Fellowship, University of Chicago

Selected Publications

  • "Airing Your Dirty Laundry: Social Networks, Reputational Capital and Vertical Integration" (with W. Hartmann), Journal of Law, Economics, and Organization, 2011
  • "Empirical Analysis of Metering Price Discrimination: Evidence from Concession Sales at Movie Theaters" (with W. Hartmann), Marketing Science, 2009
  • "Revenue Sharing Distortions and Vertical Integration in the Movie Industry," Journal of Law, Economics, and Organization,2009
  • "Testing the Efficiency of Markets in the 2002 World Cup" (with S.D. Levitt), The Journal of Prediction Markets, 2007
  • "Do Democracies Have Different Public Policies than Non-Democracies?" (with C. Mulligan and X. Sala-i-Martin), Journal of Economics Perspectives, 2004

Working Papers

  • "Clinical Papers in Organizational Economics" (with G.P. Baker), for Handbook of Organizational Economics
  • "Using Revenue-Sharing to Implement Flexible Pricing: Evidence from Movie Exhibition Contracts" (with F. Lafontaine)
  • "Vertical Integration, Exclusivity and Game Sales Performance in the US Video Game Industry" (with F. Warzynski)

Teaching Interests

  • Organizational economics, with a focus on strategy and industrial organization