Working papers

OCE economists and their collaborators conduct a variety of policy relevant research and make their preliminary findings available as working papers.  

The Promise of Machine Learning for Patent Landscaping
Andrew A. Toole, Nicholas Pairolero, James Forman and Alexander V. Giczy
March, 2020
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USPTO Patent Number and Case Code File Dataset Documentation
David L. Schwartz, Ted M. Sichelman and Richard Miller
December, 2019
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Shorter Patent Pendency Without Sacrificing Quality: The Use of Examiner's Amendments at the USPTO
Charles A.W. deGrazia, Nicholas A. Pairolero and Mike H.M. Teodorescu
June, 2019
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Using Intellectual Property Data to Measure Cross-border Knowledge Flows
Jake Dubbert, Alexander V. Giczy, Nicholas A. Pairolero and Andrew A. Toole
March, 2019
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The Miner Act of 2006: Innovating for Safety and Health in U.S. Mining
Andrew A. Toole, James Forman, and Asrat Tesfayesus
January, 2019
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