W. Walker Hanlon




Assistant Professor
Department of Economics
9357 Bunche Hall
405 Hilgard Ave.
Los Angeles, CA 90095 whanlon@econ.ucla.edu



Working Papers

Necessity is the Mother of Invention: Input Supplies and Directed Technical Change
Status: Second R&R at Econometrica

Industry Connections and the Geographic Location of Economic Activity
Status: Presentation mode

Do better monitoring institutions increase leadership quality in community organizations? Evidence from Uganda. -- with Guy Grossman
Status: Accepted, American Journal of Political Science

Agglomeration: A Dynamic Approach
Status: Early draft, presentation mode


Work In Progress

Trade and Growth in the Presence of Industry Clusters

Is There Path Dependence in Innovation? Theory and Evidence from the 19th Century British Cotton Textile Industry -- New draft coming soon