Information, Operations, and Management Sciences
Stern School of Business, New York University
New York, NY 10012-1126
Email: ptambe at stern.nyu.edu
Primary Research Interests
Economics of IT Labor
Diffusion of Technical Know-How
IT Investment and Labor Market Externalities
Technological Change, Skills, and Labor Outcomes
Big Data Investment, Skills, and Firm Value
Organizational Learning During IT Outsourcing: Evidence from EMR Implementations (with Ariel Avgar and Lorin Hitt)
Technological Investment and Labor Outcomes: Evidence from Private Equity (with Ashwini Agrawal)
Reservation Wages with Consequences: Evidence from Jobs Boards (with Peter Cappelli)
Social Returns to High-Tech Industry Investment
Dot Com Failure and IT Labor Outcomes (with Chris Forman)
The Price and Quantity of IT-Related Intangible Capital (with Lorin Hitt and Erik Brynjolfsson)
Skilled Immigration and Information Technology Labor (with Lorin Hitt)
Measuring Information Technology Spillovers (with L. Hitt) Information Systems Research, in press.
Job Hopping, Information Technology Spillovers, and Productivity Growth (with L. Hitt) Management Science, in press.
The Productivity of Information Technology Investments: New Evidence from IT Labor Data (with L. Hitt) Information Systems Research, (Lead Article), 23(3-1), 599-617, 2012.
The Extroverted Firm: How External Information Practices Affect Innovation and Productivity (with L. Hitt and E. Brynjolfsson) Management Science, (Lead Article), 58(5), 2012, 843-859, 2012.
Now ITs Personal: Offshoring and the Shifting Skill Composition of the US Information Technology Workforce (with L. Hitt) Management Science, 58(4), 678-697, 2012.
How Offshoring Affects IT Workers (with L. Hitt) Communications of the ACM, 53(10) 62-70, 2010.
Broadband Adoption and Content Consumption (with L. Hitt) Information Economics and Policy, 19 (3-4) 362-378, 2007.
Recent and Scheduled Invited Talks
Academy of Management, August 2013
UCSD Science and Engineering Workshop, July 2013
University of British Columbia, March 2013
Michigan State University, March 2013
American Economic Association, January 2013
International Conference on Information Systems, December 2012
Workshop on Information Systems and Economics, December 2012
University of Maryland, October 2012
LinkedIn, August 2012
University of California, San Diego, August 2012
NBER Conference on Research on Income and Wealth, July 2012
University of California, Irvine, June 2012
MIT-Sloan, February 2012
International Conference on Information Systems, December 2011
Workshop on Information Systems and Economics, December 2011
University of Minnesota, November 2011
Georgia Institute of Technology, October 2011
C20.0001: Information Technology in Business and Society (Fall 2013)