John L. Turner
Department of Economics


B426 Amos Hall
620 South Lumpkin Street
Athens, GA, 30602
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PhD, Economics, University of Virginia, 2002

MA, Economics, University of Virginia, 1999

BA, Economics and Mathematics, Washington and Lee University, 1995


A Comprehensive Data Set of Published US Patent Litigation Decisions: 1929-2006, National Science Foundation (0751661), 2008

Research Interests

  • Time Series Forecasting
  • Industrial Organization
  • Implementation and Mechanism Design
  • Technology and Intellectual Property

Selected Publications

Journal Articles

  • Turner, John L. 2004Local to Unity, Long-horizon Forecasting Thresholds for Model Selection in the AR(1)Journal Of Forecasting, (23):513-39
  • Goeree, Jacob, Emiel Maasland, Sander Onderstal and John L. Turner. 2005How (Not) to Raise MoneyJournal Of Political Economy, (113):897-918
  • Henry, Matthew D. and John L. Turner. 2006The Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit's Impact on Patent LitigationJournal Of Legal Studies, (35):85-118
  • Selgin, George and John L. Turner. 2006James Watt as Intellectual Monopolist: Comment on Boldrin and levineInternational Economic Review, (47):1341-48
  • Ornelas, Emanuel and John L. Turner. 2007Efficient Dissolution of Partnerships and the Structure of ControlGames And Economic Behavior, (60):187-99
  • Ornelas, Emanuel and John L. Turner. 2008Trade Liberalization, Outsourcing and the Hold-Up ProblemJournal Of International Economics, (74):225-41
  • Atkinson, Scott, Alan Marco and John L. Turner. forthcomingThe Economics of a Centralized Judiciary: Uniformity, Forum Shopping and the Federal CircuitJournal Of Law And Economics:TBD.