Alan T. Sorensen

Department of Economics
University of Wisconsin, Madison
6454 W.H. Sewell Social Science Bldg
1180 Observatory Drive
Madison, WI 53706
Tel: 608/263-3867

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NBER Program Affiliations: HC , IO
NBER Affiliation: Research Associate
Institutional Affiliation: University of Wisconsin at Madison

NBER Working Papers and Publications

September 2018Dynamics and Efficiency in Decentralized Online Auction Markets
with Kenneth Hendricks: w25002
March 2017The Impact of Information Technology on the Diffusion of New Pharmaceuticals
with Kenneth J. Arrow, Kamran Bilir: w23257

Published: Kenneth J. Arrow & L. Kamran Bilir & Alan Sorensen, 2020. "The Impact of Information Technology on the Diffusion of New Pharmaceuticals," American Economic Journal: Applied Economics, vol 12(3), pages 1-39.

October 2010Supply Responses to Digital Distribution: Recorded Music and Live Performances
with Julie Holland Mortimer, Chris Nosko: w16507

Published: Mortimer, Julie Holland & Nosko, Chris & Sorensen, Alan, 2012. "Supply responses to digital distribution: Recorded music and live performances," Information Economics and Policy, Elsevier, vol. 24(1), pages 3-14. citation courtesy of

January 2010Calorie Posting in Chain Restaurants
with Bryan Bollinger, Phillip Leslie: w15648

Published: Bryan Bollinger & Phillip Leslie & Alan Sorensen, 2011. "Calorie Posting in Chain Restaurants," American Economic Journal: Economic Policy, American Economic Association, vol. 3(1), pages 91-128, February. citation courtesy of

November 2009The Welfare Effects of Ticket Resale
with Phillip Leslie: w15476
April 2008Nearly Optimal Pricing for Multiproduct Firms
with Chenghuan Sean Chu, Phillip Leslie: w13916
May 2006Information Spillovers in the Market for Recorded Music
with Ken Hendricks: w12263
August 2005Information and Consumer Choice: The Value of Publicized Health Plan Ratings
with Ginger Zhe Jin: w11514

Published: Jin, Ginger Zhe and Alan T. Sorensen. "Information And Consumer Choice: The Value Of Publicized Health Plan Ratings," Journal of Health Economics, 2006, v25(2,Mar), 248-275.

October 2001An Empirical Model of Heterogeneous Consumer Search for Retail Prescription Drugs

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