Nicholas A. Pairolero is an Economist at the United States Patent and Trademark Office. His research interests include the economics of innovation, intellectual property and applied microeconomics. Nick holds a B.B.A. in Economics and Mathematics from the University of Wisconsin Eau Claire, an M.A. in Economics from Indiana University Bloomington and a Ph.D. in Economics from Indiana University Bloomington.
Shorter Patent Pendency Without Sacrificing Quality: The Use of Examiner’s Amendments at the USPTO (C. deGrazia and M. Teodorescu), Academy of Management Proceedings, vol 2019, no 1, August 2019. Available at https://journals.aom.org/doi/pdf/10.5465/AMBPP.2019.58
Embracing Invention Similarity for the Measurement of Vertically Overlapping Claims (with C. deGrazia and J. Frumkin), Economics of Innovation and New Technology, 2019. Available at https://www.tandfonline.com/doi/full/10.1080/10438599.2019.1593035
Using Intellectual Property Data to Measure Cross-border Knowledge Flows (with J. Dubbert, A. Giczy and A. Toole), USPTO Economic Working Paper Series No. 2019-02, 2019. Available at https://papers.ssrn.com/sol3/papers.cfm?abstract_id=3386326