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Harvard Kennedy School faculty disseminate their research in working papers and publications that contribute to public knowledge and fuel policy innovation. This list features recent faculty publications, including journal articles, books, edited volumes, research papers, and public testimony.

Faculty Papers and Publications

Scherer, F.M. "Managerial Control and Executive Compensation." HKS Faculty Research Working Paper Series RWP19-002, January 2019.
Scherer, F.M. "First Mover Advantages and Optimal Patent Protection." HKS Faculty Research Working Paper Series RWP14-053, November 2014.
Scherer, F.M. "The Banking Industry." HKS Faculty Research Working Paper Series RWP14-042, September 2014.
Scherer, F.M., and Jayashree Watal. "Competition Policy and Intellectual Property: Insights from Developed Country Experience." HKS Faculty Research Working Paper Series RWP14-013, February 2014.
Scherer, F.M. "The F.T.C., Oligopoly, and Shared Monopoly." HKS Faculty Research Working Paper Series RWP13-031, September 2013.
Scherer, F.M. "Patents, Monopoly Power, and the Pricing of Pharmaceuticals in Low-Income Nations." HKS Faculty Research Working Paper Series RWP13-029, September 2013.
Scherer, F.M. "Two Paradoxes in the Theory of Capital Investment and Competition." HKS Faculty Research Working Paper Series RWP13-030, September 2013.
Scherer, F.M. "Financial Mergers and Their Consequences." HKS Faculty Research Working Paper Series RWP13-019, June 2013.
Scherer, F.M. "Merger Efficiencies and Competition Policy." HKS Faculty Research Working Paper Series RWP12-048, October 2012.
Scherer, F.M. "General Hamilton and Dr. Smith." HKS Faculty Research Working Paper Series RWP12-029, July 2012.
Scherer, F.M. "Financial Mergers and Their Consequences." HKS Faculty Research Working Paper Series RWP12-018, May 2012.
Scherer, F.M. "R&D Costs and Productivity in Biopharmaceuticals." HKS Faculty Research Working Paper Series RWP11-046, December 2011.
Comanor, William S., and F.M. Scherer. "Mergers and Innovation in the Pharmaceutical Market." HKS Faculty Research Working Paper Series RWP11-043, November 2011.
Scherer, F.M. "Parallel R&D Paths Revisited." HKS Faculty Research Working Paper Series RWP11-022, June 2011.
Scherer, F.M. "Standard Oil as a Technological Innovator." HKS Faculty Research Working Paper Series RWP11-008, January 2011.
Scherer, F.M. "Abuse of Dominance by High-Technology Enterprises: A Comparison of U.S. and E.C. Approaches." HKS Faculty Research Working Paper Series RWP10-029, June 2010, revised August 2010.
Scherer, F.M. "A Perplexed Economist Confronts 'Too Big to Fail'." HKS Faculty Research Working Paper Series RWP10-007, March 2010.
Scherer, F.M. "The Dynamics of Capitalism." HKS Faculty Research Working Paper Series RWP10-001, January 2010.
Scherer, F.M. "The Dynamics of Capitalism." HKS Faculty Research Working Paper Series RWP09-032, October 2009.
Scherer, F.M. "The Historical Foundations of Communications Regulation." HKS Faculty Research Working Paper Series RWP08-050, October 2008.
Scherer, F.M. "Prices and Profits in Dominant Firm Adjudication." HKS Faculty Research Working Paper Series RWP08-051, October 2008.
Scherer, F.M. "The Emergence of Musical Copyright in Europe from 1709 to 1850." HKS Faculty Research Working Paper Series RWP08-052, October 2008.
Scherer, F.M. "Dynamics and Regulation of the Asian Pharmaceutical Industry: A Critical Review." HKS Faculty Research Working Paper Series RWP08-021, April 2008.
Scherer, F.M. "The Political Economy of Patent Policy Reform in the United States." KSG Faculty Research Working Paper Series RWP07-042, October 2007.
Scherer, F.M. "Technological Innovation and Monopolization." KSG Faculty Research Working Paper Series RWP07-043, October 2007.
Scherer, F.M. "Markets and Uncertainty in Pharmaceutical Development." KSG Faculty Research Working Paper Series RWP07-039, September 2007.
Scherer, F.M. "Parallel R&D Paths Revisited." KSG Faculty Research Working Paper Series RWP07-040, September 19, 2007.
Scherer, F.M. "How Conservative Economics Has Influenced Antitrust." KSG Faculty Research Working Paper Series RWP07-027, June 2007.
Scherer, F.M. "Class Actions in the U.S. Experience: An Economist's Perception." KSG Faculty Research Working Paper Series RWP07-028, June 2007.
Scherer, F.M. "Pharmaceutical Innovation." KSG Faculty Research Working Paper Series RWP07-004, February 2007.
Scherer, F.M. "Essential Drugs." KSG Faculty Research Working Paper Series RWP07-003, February 2007.
Scherer, F.M. "Corporate Structure and the Financial Support of U.S. Symphony Orchestras." KSG Faculty Research Working Paper Series RWP07-002, January 2007.