Sutton, John

Professor John Sutton  

Department

Position held

Sir John Hicks Chair

 

Experience keywords:

empirical implementation of market structure; market structure theories

Contact Points

LSE phone number:

+44 (0)20 7955 7716

LSE email:

j.sutton@lse.ac.uk

Publications

2014

Sutton, John (2014) An enterprise map of Mozambique Enterprise Map series, 5. International Growth Centre in association with the London Publishing Partnership, London, UK. ISBN 9781907994371

Sutton, John (2014) Mapa empresarial de Moçambique [An enterprise map of Mozambique: Portuguese version] Enterprise Map series, 5. International Growth Centre in association with the London Publishing Partnership, London, UK. ISBN 9781907994388

2013

Sutton, John and Langmead, Gillian (2013) An enterprise map of Zambia Enterprise Map series, 4. International Growth Centre in association with the London Publishing Partnership, London, UK. ISBN 9781907994104

Sutton, John (2013) Sub-Saharan Africa on cusp of major global economic boom Africa at LSE (25 Sep 2013) Blog entry

2012

Sutton, John and Kpentey, Bennet (2012) 加纳企业地图 [An enterprise map of Ghana: Chinese version] Enterprise Map series, 2. International Growth Centre in association with the London Publishing Partnership, London, UK. ISBN 9781907994036

Sutton, John and Kpentey, Bennet (2012) An enterprise map of Ghana Enterprise Map series, 2. International Growth Centre in association with the London Publishing Partnership, London, UK. ISBN 9781907994036

Sutton, John (2012) Competing in capabilities: the globalization process Oxford University Press, Oxford, UK. ISBN 9780199274536

Sutton, John and Olomi, Donath (2012) An enterprise map of Tanzania Enterprise Map series, 3. International Growth Centre in association with the London Publishing Partnership, London, UK. ISBN 9781907994074

Sutton, John and Kellow, Nebil (2011) An enterprise map of Ethiopia - Chinese version International Growth Centre, London, UK. ISBN 9781907994005

2010

Sutton, John and Kellow, Nebil (2010) An enterprise map of Ethiopia International Growth Centre, London, UK. ISBN 9781907994005

2004

Sutton, John (2004) The auto-component supply chain in China and India: a benchmark study Economics of Industry; EI 34, EI/34. Suntory and Toyota International Centres for Economics and Related Disciplines, London School of Economics and Political Science, London, UK.

Sutton, John (2004) Market share dynamics and the ‘Persistence of Leadership’ debate Economics of Industry, EI 37. The London School of Economics and Political Science, Suntory and Toyota International Centres for Economics and Related Disciplines, London, UK.

Sutton, John (2004) Market share dynamics and the ‘persistence of leadership’ debate EI, 37. Suntory and Toyota International Centres for Economics and Political Science, London School of Economics and Political Science, London, UK.

Sutton, John (2004) Market share dynamics and the 'persistence of leadership' debate Economics of Industry; EI 37, EI/37. Suntory and Toyota International Centres for Economics and Related Disciplines, London School of Economics and Political Science, London, UK.

2002

Sutton, John (2002) Rich trades, scarce capabilities: industrial development revisited Economic and Social Review, 33 (1). 1-22. ISSN 0012-9984

Sutton, John (2002) Market structure and performance In: Smelser, Neil J and Baltes, Paul B, (eds.) International Encyclopedia of the Social and Behavioral Sciences. , Amsterdam: Elsevier Science. ISBN 0-08043076-7

Sutton, John (2002) The variance of firm growth rates: the 'scaling' puzzle Physica a : Statistical Mechanics and Its Applications, 312 (3). 577-590. ISSN 0378-4371

Sutton, John (2002) Symposium on Marshall's tendencies: a reply Economics and Philosophy, 18 (1). 55-62. ISSN 1474-0028

2001

Sutton, John (2001) The variance of firm growth rates: the ''scaling'' puzzle Economics of Industry; EI 27, EI/27. Suntory and Toyota International Centres for Economics and Related Disciplines, London School of Economics and Political Science, London, UK.

Sutton, John (2001) Rich trades, scarce capabilities : industrial development revisited Economics of Industry; EI 28, EI/28. Suntory and Toyota International Centres for Economics and Related Disciplines, London School of Economics and Political Science, London, UK.

2000

Sutton, John (2000) Marshall's tendencies: what can economists know? Eyskens lecture. MIT Press, Cambridge, Mass. ISBN 9780262692793

1999

Sutton, John and Gabszewicz, J and Shaked, A and Thisse, J-F (1999) Segmenting the market : the monopolist''s optimal product mix In: Norman, George, (ed.) The Economics of Price Discrimination. Edward Elgar Publishing, Cheltenham. ISBN 1-840642335

1998

Sutton, John (1998) Technology and market structure : theory and history MIT Press, Cambridge, Mass. ISBN 0-26-219399-X

1997

Sutton, John (1997) One smart agent RAND Journal of Economics, 28 (4). 605-628. ISSN 0741-6261

Sutton, John (1997) Gibrat''s legacy Journal of Economic Literature, XXXV (1). 40-59. ISSN 0022-0515

Sutton, John (1997) Game-theoretic models of market structure In: Kreps, David M and Wallis, Kenneth F, (eds.) Advances in Economics and Econometrics : Theory and Applications : Seventh World Congress. Econometric Society monographs ; 26. Cambridge University Press, Cambridge. ISBN 0521580110 ; 0521589835 ; 0521581400

1996

Sutton, John (1996) Technology and market structure European Economic Review, 40 (03-May). 511-530. ISSN 0014-2921

Sutton, John (1996) Game theoretical models of market structure Economics of Industry, EI 15. The London School of Economics and Political Science, Suntory and Toyota International Centres for Economics and Related Disciplines, London, UK.

Sutton, John (1996) Game-theoretic models of market structure Economics of Industry; EI 15, EI/15. Suntory and Toyota International Centres for Economics and Related Disciplines, London School of Economics and Political Science, London, UK.

Sutton, John (1996) Gibrat's legacy Economics of Industry; EI 14, EI/14. Suntory and Toyota International Centres for Economics and Related Disciplines, London School of Economics and Political Science, London, UK.

1995

Sutton, John (1995) Comment on W. Bernard Carlson ''The coordination of business organisation and technological innovation within the firm : a case study of the Thomson-Houston Electric Company in the 1880s'' In: Lamoreaux, Naomi R and Raff, Daniel M G, (eds.) Coordination and Information : Historical Perspectives on the Organization of Enterprise. National Bureau of Economic Research Conference report. University of Chicago Press, Chicago. ISBN 0226468208 (cloth); 0226468216 (pbk.)

Sutton, John (1995) The size distribution of businesses, part I: a benchmark case Economics of Industry; EI 09, EI/9. Suntory and Toyota International Centres for Economics and Related Disciplines, London School of Economics and Political Science, London, UK.

Sutton, John (1995) The size distribution of businesses, part II Economics of Industry; EI 10, EI 10. Suntory and Toyota International Centres for Economics and Related Disciplines, London School of Economics and Political Science, London, UK.

Sutton, John (1995) One smart agent Economics of Industry; EI 08, EI/8. Suntory and Toyota International Centres for Economics and Related Disciplines, London School of Economics and Political Science, London, UK.

1994

Sutton, John (1994) History matters : so what? Journal of the Economics of Business. ISSN 1357-1516

1993

Sutton, John (1993) Echoes of Edgeworth : the problem of indeterminacy European Economic Review, 37 (2-3.). 491-499. ISSN 0014-2921

Sutton, John (1993) Much ado about auctions : some introductory remarks European Economic Review, 37 (2-3.). 317-319. ISSN 0014-2921

Sutton, John and Binmore, K and Shaked, A (1993) Testing non-cooperative bargaining theory : a preliminary experiment In: Hey, John D and Loomes, Graham, (eds.) Recent Developments in Experimental Economics. Series No. 29. The International Library of Critical Writings in Economics series. Edward Elgar Publishing, Cheltenham. ISBN 1-852787309

1992

Sutton, John (1992) Implementing game-theoretic models in industrial economics : levels of attack In: DelMonte, A, (ed.) Recent Developments in the Theory of Industrial Organization. Macmillan Press, Basingstoke, 19-33. ISBN 0-33-353158-2

1991

Sutton, John (1991) Sunk costs and market structure : price competition, advertising, and the evolution of concentration MIT Press, Cambridge, Mass. ISBN 0-26-219305-1

Binmore, Ken G and Morgan, Peter and Shaked, Avner and Sutton, John (1991) Do people exploit their bargaining power? An experimental study Games and Economic Behavior, 3 (3). 295-322. ISSN 0899-8256

1990

Shaked, A and Sutton, John (1990) Multiproduct firms and market structure RAND Journal of Economics, 21 (1). 45-62. ISSN 0741-6261

Sutton, John (1990) Explaining everything, explaining nothing? Game theoretic models in industrial economics European Economic Review, 34 (02-Mar). 505-512. ISSN 0014-2921

1989

Sutton, John (1989) Endogenous sunk costs and the structure of advertising intensive industries European Economic Review, 33 (02-Mar). 335-344. ISSN 0014-2921

Sutton, John (1989) Endogenous sunk costs and market structure In: Bonanno, Giacomo and Brandolini, Dario, (eds.) Industrial Structure in New Industrial Economics. Clarendon, Oxford. ISBN 0-19-8286457

Sutton, John (1989) Is imperfect competition empirically empty? In: Feiwel, George R, (ed.) The Economics of Imperfect Competition and Employment : Joan Robinson and Beyond. Macmillan, Basingstoke. ISBN 0-333413040

Binmore, Ken G and Shaked, Avner and Sutton, John (1989) An outside option experiment Quarterly Journal of Economics, 104 (4). 753-770. ISSN 0033-5533

1988

Binmore, Ken G and Shaked, Avner and Sutton, John (1988) A further test of non-cooperative bargaining theory: reply American Economic Review, 78 (4). 837-839. ISSN 0002-8282

1987

Shaked, A and Sutton, John (1987) Product differentiation and industrial structure Journal of Industrial Economics, XXXVI (2). 131-146. ISSN 0022-1821

Sutton, John (1987) Bargaining experiments European Economic Review, 31 (1-2.). 272-284. ISSN 0014-2921

Shaked, Avner and Sutton, John (1987) Multiproduct firms and market structure Theoretical Economics; TE/1987/154, TE/1987/154. Suntory and Toyota International Centres for Economics and Related Disciplines, London School of Economics and Political Science, London.

1986

Sutton, John (1986) Non-cooperative bargaining theory : an introduction Review of Economic Studies, 53 (5). 709-724. ISSN 0034-6527

Sutton, John (1986) Vertical product differentiation : some basic themes American Economic Review : Papers and Proceedings, 76 (2). 393-398. ISSN 0002-8282

Bishop, W and Sutton, John (1986) Efficiency and justice in tort damages : the shortcomings of the Pecuniary loss rule Journal of Legal Studies, 15 (2). 347-370. ISSN 0047-2530

1985

Pearce, J and Sutton, John (1985) Protection and industrial policy in Europe Routledge & Kegan Paul, London ; Boston, Mass.. ISBN 0-71-020733-6

Binmore, Ken G and Shaked, Avner and Sutton, John (1985) Testing non-cooperative bargaining theory: a preliminary study American Economic Review, 75 (5). 1178-1180. ISSN 0002-8282

Sutton, John (1985) Non-cooperative bargaining theory: an introduction Theoretical Economics; TE/1985/125, TE/1985/125. Suntory and Toyota International Centres for Economics and Related Disciplines, London School of Economics and Political Science, London, UK.

Binmore, Ken and Shaked, Avner and Sutton, John (1985) An outside option experiment Theoretical Economics; TE/1985/124, TE/1985/124. Suntory and Toyota International Centres for Economics and Related Disciplines, London School of Economics and Political Science, London, UK.

1984

Shaked, A and Sutton, John (1984) Involuntary unemployment as a perfect equilibrium in a bargaining model Econometrica, 52 (6). 1351-1364. ISSN 0012-9682

Shaked, Avner and Sutton, John (1984) The semi-Walrasian economy Theoretical Economics; TE/1984/98, TE/1984/98. Suntory and Toyota International Centres for Economics and Related Disciplines, London School of Economics and Political Science, London, UK.

Binmore, Ken and Shaked, Avner and Sutton, John (1984) Fairness or gamesmanship in bargaining : an experimental study Theoretical Economics; TE/1984/99, TE/1984/99. Suntory and Toyota International Centres for Economics and Related Disciplines, London School of Economics and Political Science, London, UK.

1983

Shaked, A and Sutton, John (1983) Natural oligopolies Econometrica, 51 (5). 1469-1483. ISSN 0012-9682

Sutton, John and Foley, P and Shaked, A (1983) The economics of the professions STICERD occasional paper; 1, London School of Economics and Political Science, Suntory and Toyota International Centres for Economics and Related Disciplines, London.

Shaked, Avner and Sutton, John (1983) Involuntary unemployment as a perfect equilibrium in a bargaining model Theoretical Economics; TE/1983/63, TE/1983/63. Suntory and Toyota International Centres for Economics and Related Disciplines, London School of Economics and Political Science, London, UK.

1982

Shaked, A and Sutton, John (1982) Relaxing price competition through product differentiation Review of Economic Studies, 49 (1). 3-13. ISSN 0034-6527

Jackman, Richard and Sutton, John (1982) Imperfect capital markets and the monetarist black box : liquidity constraints, inflation and the asymmetric effects of interest rate policy Economic Journal, 92 (365). 108-128. ISSN 0013-0133

Shaked, Avner and Sutton, John (1982) Imperfect information, perceived quality, and the formation of professional groups Journal of Economic Theory, 27 (1). 170-181. ISSN 0022-0531

Shaked, Avner and Sutton, John (1982) Natural oligopolies and international trade: an introduction Theoretical Economics; TE/1982/50, TE/1982/50. Suntory and Toyota International Centres for Economics and Related Disciplines, London School of Economics and Political Science, London, UK.

Shaked, Avner and Sutton, John (1982) Natural oligopolies and the gains from trade Theoretical Economics; TE/1982/51, TE/1982/51. Suntory and Toyota International Centres for Economics and Related Disciplines, London School of Economics and Political Science, London, UK.

Sutton, John and Whitehead, Christine M E (1982) The sale of council houses: a cautionary note Applied Economics, 14 (3). 295-303. ISSN 0003-6846

1981

Shaked, Avner and Sutton, John (1981) The self-regulating profession Review of Economic Studies, 48 (2). 217-234. ISSN 0034-6527

Sutton, John (1981) A formal model of the long-run Phillips curve trade-off Economica, 48 (192). 329-343. ISSN 0013-0427

Gabszewicz, Jaskold J and Shaked, Avner and Sutton, John and Thisse, J-F (1981) International trade in differentiated products International Economic Review, 22 (3). 527-534. ISSN 0020-6598

Shaked, Avner and Sutton, John (1981) Heterogeneous consumers and product differentiation in a market for professional services European Economic Review, 15 (2). 159-177. ISSN 0014-2921

Sutton, John (1981) Implicit contracts and related topics: a comment In: Hornstein, Zmira and Webb, Alfred and Grice, Joseph, (eds.) The Economics of the Labour Market: Proceedings of a Conference on the Labour Market Sponsored by Her Majesty's Treasury, the De. HMSO, London. ISBN 9780116302915

Shaked, Avner and Sutton, John (1981) Natural oligopolies Theoretical Economics; TE/1981/35, TE/1981/35. Suntory and Toyota International Centres for Economics and Related Disciplines, London School of Economics and Political Science, London, UK.

Shaked, Avner and Sutton, John (1981) Anti-hotelling: relaxing price competition through product differentiation Theoretical Economics; TE/1981/19, TE/1981/19. Suntory and Toyota International Centres for Economics and Related Disciplines, London School of Economics and Political Science, London, UK.

Gabszewicz, J. Jaskold and Shaked, Avner and Sutton, John and Thisse, J F (1981) Price competition among differentiated products: a detailed study of a Nash equilibrium Theoretical Economics; TE/1981/37, TE/1981/37. Suntory and Toyota International Centres for Economics and Related Disciplines, London School of Economics and Political Science, London, UK.

Jackman, Richard and Sutton, John (1981) Imperfect capital markets and the monetarist black box: liquidity constraints, inflation and the asymmetric effects of interest rate policy Theoretical Economics; TE/1981/20, TE/1981/20. Suntory and Toyota International Centres for Economics and Related Disciplines, London School of Economics and Political Science, London, UK.

1980

Sutton, John (1980) A model of stochastic equilibrium in a quasi-competitive industry Review of Economic Studies, 47 (4). 705-722. ISSN 0034-6527

Sutton, John (1980) Pricing in the trade circle : a quasicompetitive model In: Currie, D and Peters, W, (eds.) Contemporary Economic Analysis, Vol. 2. Croom Helm, London.

Shaked, Avner and Sutton, John (1980) The self regulating profession Theoretical Economics; TE/1980/11, TE/1980/11. Suntory and Toyota International Centres for Economics and Related Disciplines, London School of Economics and Political Science, London, UK.

Sutton, John (1980) Imperfect information, perceived quality and the formation of professional groups Theoretical Economics; TE/1980/12, TE/1980/12. Suntory and Toyota International Centres for Economics and Related Disciplines, London School of Economics and Political Science, London, UK.

Sutton, John (1980) A formal model of the long run Phillips curve trade-off Theoretical Economics; TE/1980/03, TE/1980/03. Suntory and Toyota International Centres for Economics and Related Disciplines, London School of Economics and Political Science, London, UK.

1976

Sutton, John (1976) The relative factor intensities of investment- and consumer-goods industries : a note Econometrica, 44 (4). 819-821. ISSN 0012-9682

Sutton, John (1976) The movement of factor shares under conditions of rapid economic growth In: Artis, M J and Nobay, A R, (eds.) Essays in Economic Analysis : the Proceedings of the Association of University Teachers of Economics, Sheffield 1975. Cambridge University Press, Cambridge. ISBN 0-521211549

1975

Sutton, John (1975) Productivity, prices and factor shares in Irish manufacturing industry, 1953-1970 Economic and Social Review, 6 (2). 237-254. ISSN 0012-9984

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