Ernst Berndt

Louis E. Seley Professor in Applied Economics
Professor of Applied Economics

Biography | Selected Publications

“Biosimilar and Biobetter Scenarios for the U.S. and Europe: What Should We Expect?,” Berndt, Ernst R. and Mark R. Trusheim, forthcoming in Amy Rosenberg and Barthelemy Demeule, eds., Biobetters: Optimizing Protein Therapeutics, New York: Springer Science + Business Media, 2015.

“The Heterogeneity of Concentrated Prescribing Behavior: Theory and Evidence from Antipsychotics.” Berndt, Ernst R., Robert S. Gibbons, Anton Kolotilin, and Anna Levine Taub (March 2015). Journal of Health Economics, 40: 26-39.

“Antipsychotic prescribing: Do conflict of interest policies make a difference?" Huskamp, Haiden, Timothy Anderson, Colleen Barry, Andrew Epstein, Sharon- Lise T. Normand, Aiju Men, Ernst R. Berndt and Marcela Horvitz-Lennon. Medical Care, 53(4) April 2015, 338-45

“Decline in economic returns from new drugs raises questions about sustaining innovations,” Berndt, Ernst R., Deanna Nass, Michael Kleinrock and Murray Aitken. Forthcoming, Health Affairs, 34(2):245-52, February 2015.

“Pricing in the Market for Anticancer Drugs,” Howard, David H., Peter B. Bach, Ernst R. Berndt and Rena M. Conti. Journal of Economic Perspectives, 29(1), Winter 2015, pp.1- 26.

“The Hidden Cost of Low Prices: Limited Access to New Drugs in India,”  Berndt, Ernst R. and Iain M. Cockburn. Health Affairs, 33(9):1567-75, September 2014.

"Price Indexes for Clinical Trial Research: A Feasibility Study,” Berndt, Ernst R. and Iain M. Cockburn. Monthly Labor Review, June 2014, 20 pp.

“Concentration and Changes in Physician Prescribing of Antipsychotic Medications”, Donohue, Julie M., A. James O’Malley, Marcela Horvitz-Lennon, Anna Levine Taub, Ernst R. Berndt and Haiden Huskamp. Psychiatric Services, 2014 March 1; 65(3):315-322. (2014)

"Vaccine Economics”, McElligott, Sean, and Ernst R. Berndt in Anthony Culyer, ed., Encyclopedia of Health Economics, First Edition, San Diego, CA: Elsevier Inc., 2014, 425-431.

“Defining and Quantifying the Use of Personalized Medicines,” Hu, Sean X., Murray L. Aitken, Arnold M. Epstein, Mark R. Trusheim and Ernst R. Berndt. Nature Reviews:  Drug Discovery, 12, 896–897 online version published 29 November 2013, Hard copy version published December 2013.

“Comparison of Stakeholder Metrics for Traditional and Adaptive Development and Licensing Approaches to Drug Development,” Baird, Lynn G., Mark R. Trusheim, Hans-Georg Eichler, Ernst R. Berndt and Gigi M. Hirsch. Therapeutic Innovation & Regulatory Science, 47(4):474-483, July 2013

“The Impact of Emerging Safety and Effectiveness Evidence on the Use of Physician-administered Drugs: The Case of Bevacizumab for Breast Cancer,” Conti, Rena M., Stacie B. Dusetzina, Ann C. Herbert, Ernst R. Berndt, Haiden A. Huskamp and Nancy L. Keating. Medical Care 51(7):622-627, July 2013.

“How Quickly Do Physicians Adopt New Drugs? The Case of Antipsychotics,” Huskamp, Haiden A., Alistar J. O’Malley, Marcela Horvitz-Lennon, Anna Levine Taub, Ernst R. Berndt and Julie M. Donohue. Psychiatric Services, 64(4):324-330, April 2013.

“Promotion of Prescription Drugs to Consumers and Providers, 2001-2010,” Kornfield, Rachel, Julie Donohue, Ernst R. Berndt and G. Caleb Alexander. PLoS ONE 8(3):e55504, March 4, 2013.

“Winners and Losers From the Zaltrap Price Discount: Unintended Consequences?,” Conti, Rena M. and Ernst R. Berndt. Health Affairs Blog, posted February 20, 2013.

“Uncertain prognosis for high-quality diagnostics: clinical challenges, economic barriers and needed reforms,” Trusheim, Mark R., M.J. Finley Austin, Carsten Rausch and Ernst R. Berndt. Pharmacogenomics (2013) 14(3):325-334. (2013)

"The Segmentation of Therapeutic Populations in Oncology,” Trusheim, Mark R. and Ernst R. Berndt. Health Management, Policy and Innovation, 1(1):19- 34, October 2012

“Economic Challenges and Possible Policy Actions to Advance Stratified Medicine” with Mark R. Trusheim, Personalized Medicine, 9(4):413-27, 2012.

“Economic Challenges and Possible Policy Actions to Advance Stratified Medicine,” Trusheim, Mark R. and Ernst R.Berndt. Personalized Medicine 9(4):413-27, 2012.

“Pricing and Reimbursement in U.S. Pharmaceutical Markets,” Berndt, Ernst R. and Joseph P. Newhouse. Patricia M. Danzon and Sean N. Nicholson, eds.. Chapter 8 in The Oxford Handbook on the Economics of the Biopharmaceutical Industry, New York: Oxford University Press, pp. 201-265, 2012.

“The Segmentation of Therapeutic Populations in Oncology” with Mark R. Trusheim, Health Management, Policy and Innovation, 1(1):19-34, October 2012.

“The Unbundling of Advertising Agency Services: An Economic Analysis," Review of Marketing Science, 10 (2012), Article 4. (2012)

“A Primer on the Economics of Prescription Pharmaceutical Pricing in Health Insurance Markets," Berndt, Ernst R., Thomas G. McGuire and Joseph P. Newhouse. Forum for Health Economics & Policy 14(2), Article 10, November 2011.

“Quantifying Factors for the Success of Stratified Medicine,” Trusheim, Mark R., Breon Burgess, Sean Xinghua Hu, Theresa Long, Steven D. Averbuch, Aiden A. Flynn, Alfons Lieftucht, Abhijit Mazumder, Judy Milloy, Peter Shaw, David Swank, Jian Wang, Ernst R. Berndt, Federico Goodsaid and Michael C. Palmer. Nature Reviews: Drug Discovery 10:817-33, November 2011.

“Economic Perspectives On The Advance Market Commitment For Pneumococcal Vaccines,” Christopher M. Snyder, Mark William Begor and Ernst R. Berndt. Health Affairs 30(8):1508-17, August 2011.

“An Overview of Henry Grabowski’s Scholarly Contributions,” Berndt, Ernst R.. International Journal of the Economics of Business, 18(2):151-4, July 2011.

“Brand Loyalty, Generic Entry and Price Competition in Pharmaceuticals in the Quarter Century after the 1984 Waxman-Hatch Legislation,” Berndt, Ernst R. and Murray L. Aitken. International Journal of the Economics of Business, 18(2):177-201, July 2011.

“Diffusion of New Drugs in the Post-TRIPS Era,” Berndt, Ernst R., Nathan Blalock and Iain M. Cockburn. International Journal of the Economics of Business, 18(2):203-24, July 2011.

“Medicare Part D at Age Five: What Has Happened to Seniors’ Prescription Drug Prices?”, Aitken, Murray L. and Ernst R. Berndt. Report by the IMS Institute for Healthcare Informatics, July 2011, 12 pp.

“Quality Adjustment for Healthcare Spending on Chronic Disease: Evidence from Diabetes Treatment, 1999-2009," Nilay D. Shah, Karen N. Eggleston, Steven A. Smith, Ernst R. Berndt and Joseph P. Newhouse. American Economic Review, 101(3):206-211, May 2011.

“Advance Market Commitment for Pneumococcal Vaccines: Moving from Theory to Practice,” Tania Cernuschi, Eliane Furrer, Nina Schwalbe, Andrew Jones, Ernst R. Berndt and Susan McAdams. Bulletin of the World Health Organization, 89:913-918 (2011)

“Characterizing Markets for Biopharmaceutical Innovations: Do Biologics Differ from Small Molecules?” Berndt, Ernst, Mark R. Trusheim and Murray L. Aitken, Forum for Health Economics & Policy, Manuscript 1200, June 2010, 48 pp.

“Hedonic Price Indexes for Personal Computer Operating Systems and Productivity Suites,” White, Alan G., Jaison R. Abel, Ernst R. Berndt and Cory W. Monroe. Annales d’Economie et de Statistique, Special Issue in Memory of Zvi Griliches, 79/80:787-807, 2005 (actually published June 2010).

“Bridging the Gap: Improving Clinical Development and the Regulatory Pathways for Health Products for Neglected Diseases,” Bollyky, Thomas J., Iain M. Cockburn and Ernst R. Berndt. Clinical Trials, published online 25 November 2010.

“The Net Value of Health Care for Patients with Type 2 Diabetes, 1997 to 2005,” Karen N. Eggleston, Nilay D. Shah, Steven A. Smith, Amy E. Wagie, Arthur R. Williams, Jerome H. Grossman, Ernst R. Berndt, Kirsten Hall Long, Ritesh Banerjee and Joseph P. Newhouse . Annals of Internal Medicine. 151(6):386-393, September 2009.

“Comment on Can A Disease-Based Price Index Improve the Estimation of the Medical CPI? by Xue Song, William D. Marder, Robert Houchens, Jonathan E. Conklin and Ralph Bradley." Berndt, Ernst R., in Diewert, W. Erwin, John Greenlees, and Charles Hulten (eds.), Price Index Concepts and Measurement. Chicago: University of Chicago Press for the National Bureau of Economic Research, 2009, pp. 369-372.

U.S. Markets for Vaccines: Characteristics, Case Studies, and Controversies. ​Berndt, Ernst R., Rena N. Denoncourt, and Anjli C. Warner. Washington D.C.: AEI Press for the American Enterprise Institute, 2009, 236 pp.

“Economic Incentives and Contracts: The Use of Psychotropic Medications,” Ling, Davina C., Ernst R. Berndt and Richard G. Frank. Contemporary Economic Policy, 26(1):49-72, January 2008.

“Cost-Benefit Analysis of the FDA: The Case of the Prescription Drug User Fee Acts,” Philipson, Tomas, Ernst R. Berndt, Adrian H. B. Gottschalk and Eric Sun. Journal of Public Economics, 92:1306-1325, 2008.

“Direct-to-Consumer Advertising in Health Care: An Overview of Economic Issues,” Berndt, Ernst R. and Julie M. Donohue, in Frank A. Sloan and Hershel Kasper, eds., Incentives and Choice in Health Care, Cambridge, MA: The MIT Press, 2008, 131-162.

“Early Retirement and DI/SSI Applications: Exploring the Impact of Depression," Conti, Rena, Ernst R. Berndt and Richard G. Frank, in David M. Cutler and David A. Wise, eds., Health In Older Ages: The Causes and Consequences of Declining Disability Among the Elderly, Chicago: University of Chicago Press, 2008, 381-408.

“Generic Entry, Reformulations, and Promotion of SSRIs,” Huskamp, Haiden A., Julie M. Donohue, Catherine Koss, Ernst R. Berndt and Richard G. Frank. PharmacoEconomics, 2008, 26(7):603-16

“Prescription Drug Spending Trends in the U.S.: Looking Beyond the Turning Point," Aitken, Murray L., Ernst R. Berndt and David M. Cutler. Health Affairs – Web Exclusive, 28 (1-2):W151-W160, 2009. (2008)

"Zvi Griliches (1930-1999),” Berndt, Ernst R., in Steven N. Durlauf and Lawrence E. Blume, eds., The New Palgrave Dictionary of Economics, Second Edition, Palgrave Macmillan (Basingstoke and New York), 2008.

“Faster, Smaller, Cheaper: An Hedonic Price Analysis of PDAs,” Chwelos, Paul D., Ernst R. Berndt and Iain Cockburn. Applied Economics, November 2008, 40(22):2839-2856. (2007)

“Medicare Part D and Prescription Drug Prices,” Berndt, Ernst R. and Richard G. Frank. Survey of Current Business, 87(6):59-71, June 2007.

“Advance Market Commitments for Vaccines Against Neglected Diseases: Estimating Costs and Effectiveness,”  Berndt, Ernst R., Rachel Glennerster, Michael R. Kremer, Jean Lee, Ruth Levine, Georg Weizsäcker and Heidi Williams. Health Economics, published online on October 2, 2006, Print hard copy version in Health Economics, 16(5):491-511, May 2007.

“Trends in the Globalization of Clinical Trials,” Thiers, Fabio A., Ernst R. Berndt and Anthony J. Sinskey. Nature Reviews: Drug Discovery, Nature Reviews: Drug Discovery, 7(1):13-14, January 2008. (2007)

“A Primer on the Economics of the Re-Importation of Prescription Drugs,” Berndt, Ernst R.. Managerial and Decision Economics, 28:415-435, 2007.

Advance Market Commitments for Vaccines Against Neglected Diseases: Estimating Costs and Effectiveness (2007)

“Antihypertensive Drugs: A Perspective on the Value of Improved Blood Pressure Control in the USA,” Long, Genia, David M. Cutler and Ernst R. Berndt. European Heart Journal, Supplements (2007) 9 (Supplement B), B19-B22. (2007)

“Authorized Generic Drugs, Price Competition and Consumers’ Welfare,” Berndt, Ernst R., Richard Mortimer, Ashoke Bhattacharjya, Andrew Parece and Edward Tuttle. Health Affairs, 26(3):790-799, May/June 2007.

“Dynamic Competition in Pharmaceuticals: Cross-National Evidence from New Drug Diffusion,” Berndt, Ernst R., Patricia M. Danzon and Gregory B. Kruse. Managerial and Decision Economics, 28:231-250, 2007.

Hard-to-Measure Goods and Services: Essays in Honor of Zvi Griliches, Berndt, Ernst R. and Charles R. Hulten, (eds.). National Bureau of Economic Research, Studies in Income and Wealth, Vol. 67. Chicago: University of Chicago Press for the National Bureau of Economic Research, 2007, 606 pp.

“Price Indexes for Microsoft’s Personal Computer Software Products,” Abel, Jaison R., Ernst R. Berndt and Alan G.White. Chapter 9 in Ernst R. Berndt and Charles M. Hulten, eds., Hard-to-Measure Goods and Services: Essays in Honor of Zvi Griliches, National Bureau of Economic Research, Studies in Income and Wealth, Vol. 67, Chicago: University of Chicago Press for the National Bureau of Economic Research, 2007, pp. 269-289.

“Real Output in Mental Health Care During the 1990s,” Berndt, Ernst R., Alisa B. Busch, Richard G. Frank and Sharon-Lise Normand. Forum for Health Economics and Policy, 2007.

“Stratified Medicine: Strategic and Economic Implications of Combining Drugs and Clinical Biomarkers,” Trusheim, Mark R., Ernst R. Berndt and Frank L. Douglas. Nature Reviews: Drug Discovery, Vol. 6, No. 4, April 2007:287-293.

“The December Effect in FDA Drug Approvals: Assessing the Submissions Echo Hypothesis,” Graham, James B. and Ernst R. Berndt. Drug Information Journal, 41(5):653-659, 2007.

“The United States’ Experience with Direct-to-Consumer Advertising of Prescription Drugs: What Have We Learned?,", Berndt, Ernst R., Chapter. 9 in Frank A. Sloan and Chee-Ruey Hsieh, eds., Pharmaceutical Innovation: Incentives, Competition, and Cost-Benefit Analysis in International Perspective, Cambridge, England: Cambridge University Press, 2007, pp. 174-195.

“The Value of Antihypertensive Drugs: A Perspective on Medical Innovation”, David M. Cutler, Genia Long, Ernst R. Berndt, Jimmy Royer, Andrée-Anne Fournier, Alicia Sasser and Pierre Cremieux. Health Affairs, 26(1):97-110, January/February 2007.

“How Safe Is Too Safe? Public Safety Versus Innovation at the FDA,” Philipson, Tomas A., Ernst R. Berndt, Adrian H. B. Gottschalk and Matthew W. Strobeck. Milken Institute Review, Vol. 8, No. 2, Second Quarter 2006, pp. 38-45.

“Objective and Self-Report Work Performance Measures: A Comparative Analysis,” Pransky, Glenn, Stan Finkelstein, Ernst Berndt, Margaret Kyle, Joan Mackell and Dan Tortorice. International Journal of Productivity and Performance Management, 55(5):390-399, 2006.

“Opportunities for Improving the Drug Development Process: Results from a Survey of Industry and the FDA,” Berndt, Ernst R., Adrian H. B. Gottschalk and Matthew W. Strobeck. Chapter 4 in Adam B. Jaffe, Josh Lerner and Scott Stern, eds., Innovation Policy and the Economy, Vol. 6, 2006, pp. 91-121.

“The Boskin Commission After A Decade: After-life or Requiem?”, Berndt, Ernst R. International Productivity Monitor, No. 12, Spring 2006, pp. 61- 73.

“The Impact of Incremental Innovation on Biopharmaceuticals: Drug Utilization in Original and Supplemental Indications,” Berndt, Ernst R., Iain M. Cockburn and Karen A. Grepin. PharmacoEconomics, 2006 24 Suppl. 2:69-86.

"Review of Inside the FDA: The Business and Politics Behind the Drugs We Take and the Food We Eat." Berndt, Ernst R. By Hawthrone, Fran, Hoboken, NJ: John Wiley & Sons, 2005. New England Journal of Medicine, 353(11), September 15, 2005, p. 1188.

“Collaborate to Compete?” Berndt, Ernst R. (September 2005). BioPharm International, 18(9): 82.

“Holding Companies: Size-Related Cost Economies,” Silk, Alvin J. and Ernst R. Berndt. Admap, September 2005, Issue 464, pp. 51-53.

“Panel Data Analysis of U.S. Coal Productivity,” Stoker, Thomas M., Ernst R. Berndt, A. Denny Ellerman, and Susanne M. Schennach. Journal of Econometrics, Vol. 127, No. 2, August 2005, pp. 131-164.

“Industry Funding of the FDA: Effects of PDUFA on Approval Times and Withdrawal Rates,” Berndt, Ernst R., Adrian H. B. Gottschalk, Tomas J. Philipson and Matthew W. Strobeck. Nature Reviews: Drug Discovery, Vol. 4, No. 7, July 2005, pp. 545-554.

"The Economic Burden of Anemia in Cancer Patients Receiving Chemotherapy,” Lyman, Gary H. Ernst R. Berndt, Joel D. Kallich, M. Haim Erder, William H. Crown, Stacey R. Long, Howard Lee, Xue Song, and Stan N. Finkelstein. Value In Health, Vol. 8, No. 2, February 2005, pp. 149-156.

"To Inform or Persuade? Direct-to-Consumer Advertising of Prescription Drugs,” Berndt, Ernst R.. Perspective, New England Journal of Medicine, 352:4, January 27, 2005, pp. 325-328.

“Performance Decrements Resulting from Illness in the Workplace: The Effect of Headaches,” Pransky, Glenn S., Ernst R. Berndt, Stanley N. Finkelstein, S. Verma and Ashwini Agrawal. Journal of Occupational and Environmental Medicine, 47(1), January 2005, pp. 34-40.

“To Inform or Persuade? Direct-to-Consumer Advertising of Prescription Drugs,” Berndt, Ernst R. (January 2005). Perspective, New England Journal of Medicine, 352(4): 325-328.

“Assessing the Impacts of the Prescription Drug User Fee Acts (PDUFA) on the FDA Approval Process,” Berndt, Ernst R., Adrian H. B. Gottschalk, Tomas Philipson and Matthew W. Strobeck. In David M. Cutler and Alan M. Garber, eds., Forum for Health Economics and Policy, Vol. 8 (Frontiers in Health Policy, Article 2) (2005)

“Reductions in Anaemia and Fatigue are Associated with Improvements in Productivity in Cancer Patients Receiving Chemotherapy,” Berndt, Ernst R., Joel Kallich, Anne McDermott, Xiao Xu, Howard Lee and John Glaspy. Pharmacoeconomics, 2005:23(5), pp. 505-514.

“The Impact of Anaemia and its Treatment on Employee Disability and Medical Costs,” Berndt, Ernst R., William H. Crown, Joel D. Kallich, Stacey R. Long, Xue Song, and Gary H. Lyman. PharmacoEconomics, 23(2), February 2005, pp. 183-192.

“Vaccine Advance-Purchase Agreements for Low-Income Countries: Practical Issues,” Berndt, Ernst R. and John A. Hurvitz. Health Affairs, Vol. 24, No. 3, May/June 2005, pp. 653-665.

“Effects of Pharmaceutical Promotion on Adherence to Guideline Treatment of Depression,” Donohue, Julie M., Ernst R. Berndt, Meredith Rosenthal, Arnold M. Epstein and Richard G. Frank. Medical Care, 42(12):1176-1185, December 2004.

“Quality-Constant Prices for the Ongoing Treatment of Schizophrenia: An Exploratory Study,” Frank, Richard G., Ernst R. Berndt, Alisa Busch, and Anthony F. Lehman. Quarterly Review of Economics and Finance, Vol. 44, No. 3, July 2004, pp. 390-409.

“Prescriber Intent, Off-Label Usage, and Early Discontinuation of Antidepressants,” Pomerantz, Jay M., Stan N. Finkelstein, Ernst R. Berndt, Amy W. Poret, Leon E. Walker, Robert C. Alber, Vidya Kadiyam, Mitali Das, David T. Boss and Thomas H. Ebert. Journal of Clinical Psychiatry, Vol. 65, No. 3, March 2004, pp. 395-404.

“Benefit Plan Design, and Prescription Drug Utilization Among Asthmatics: Do Patient Copayments Matter?” Crown, William H., Ernst R. Berndt, Onur Baser, Stan N. Finkelstein, Whitney P. Witt, Jonathan Maguire and Kenan E. Haver. Chapter 4 in David M. Cutler and Alan M. Garber, eds., Frontiers in Health Policy, Vol. 7, Cambridge, MA: MIT Press for the NBER, 2004, pp. 95-127.

“Changes In The Costs of Treating Mental Health Disorders: An Overview Of Recent Research Findings”, Berndt, Ernst R. PharmacoEconomics, Vol. 22 – Supplement 2, 2004, pp. 37-50.

“Cost Economies in the Global Advertising and Marketing Services Business,” Silk, Alvin J. and Ernst R. Berndt. Chapter 11 in John Quelch and Rohit Deshpande, eds., The Global Market: Developing a Strategy to Manage Across Borders, San Francisco: Jossey Bass, 2004, pp. 217-257.

“Economic Impacts of Anxiety Disorders: A Review,” Berndt, Ernst R. and Tamar Sisitsky. Mental Fitness: The Science of Mental Wellness Vol. 3, No. 1, 2004, pp. 30-34.

“Effects of Direct-to-Consumer Advertising on Medication Choice: The Case of Antidepressants,” Donohue, Julie M. and Ernst R. Berndt. Journal of Public Policy & Marketing 23(2):115-127, Fall 2004.

“Holding Company Cost Economies in the Global Advertising and Marketing Services Business,” Silk, Alvin J. and Ernst R. Berndt. Review of Marketing Science, Vol. 2, Issue 1, Article 5. (2004)

"The Clinical and Occupational Correlates of Work Productivity Loss Among Employed Patients with Depression,” Lerner, Debra, David A. Adler, Hong Chang, Ernst R. Berndt, Julie T. Irish, Leueen Lapitsky, Maggie Y. Hood, John Reed and William H. Rogers. Journal of Occupational and Environmental Medicine, 46:6 (supplement), June 2004, pp. 546-555.

“Unemployment, Job Retention and Productivity Loss Among Employees with Depression,” Lerner, Debra, David A. Adler, Hong Chang, Leueen Lapitsky, Maggie Y. Hood, Carla Perrisinotto, John Reed, Thomas J. McLaughlin, Ernst R. Berndt and William H. Rogers. Psychiatric Services, 2004, 55:1371-1378.

"Unique Issues Raised by Drug Benefit Design,” Berndt, Ernst R. Health Affairs, 23(1), January/February 2004, pp. 103-106.

“Consumption Externalities and Diffusion in Pharmaceutical Markets: Antiulcer Drugs,” Berndt, Ernst R., Robert S. Pindyck and Pierre Azoulay. Journal of Industrial Economics, Vol. 51, No. 2, June 2003, pp. 243-270.

“The Relationship of Employee-Reported Work Limitations to Work Productivity,” Lerner, Debra, Benjamin C. Amick III, Jennifer C. Lee, Ted Rooney, William H. Rogers, Hong Chang and Ernst R. Berndt. Medical Care, 41(5), May 2003, pp. 649-659.

"Demand Effects of Recent Changes in Prescription Drug Promotion," Rosenthal, Meredith B., Ernst R. Berndt, Julie M. Donohue, Arnold M. Epstein and Richard G. Frank. Ch. 1 in Alan M. Garber, ed., Frontiers in Health Policy Research, Vol. 6, Cambridge, MA: MIT Press for the National Bureau of Economic Research, June 2003, pp. 1-26.

“The Long Shadow of Patent Expiration: Generic Entry and Rx to OTC Switches,” Berndt, Ernst R., Margaret Kyle and Davina Ling. Chapter 8 in Robert C. Feenstra and Matthew D. Shapiro, eds., Scanner Data and Price Indexes, NBER Series on the Conference on Research in Income and Wealth, Vol. 61, Chicago: University of Chicago Press for the National Bureau of Economic Research, 2003, pp. 229-267.

“Deregulating Direct-to-Consumer Marketing of Prescription Drugs: Effects on Prescription and Over-the-Counter Product Sales,” Ling, Davina C., Ernst R. Berndt and Margaret K. Kyle. Journal of Law and Economics, Vol. 14, October 2002, pp. 691-723.

“The Medical Treatment of Depression, 1991-1996: Productive Inefficiency, Expected Outcome Variations, and Price Indexes,” Berndt, Ernst R., Anupa Bir, Susan H. Busch, Richard G. Frank and Sharon-Lise T. Normand. Journal of Health Economics, Vol. 21, No. 3, May 2002, pp. 373-396.

“Promotion of Prescription Drugs to Consumers,” Rosenthal, Meredith B., Ernst R. Berndt, Julie M. Donohue, Richard G. Frank and Arnold M. Epstein. New England Journal of Medicine, Vol. 346, No. 7, February 14, 2002, pp. 498-505.

Trends in Direct-to-Consumer Advertising of Prescription Drugs, Frank, Richard G., Ernst R. Berndt, Julie M. Donohue, Arnold M. Epstein, and Meredith B. Rosenthal. Menlo Park, CA: Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation, Publication #3162, February 2002.

"An Analysis of the Diffusion of New Antidepressants: Variety, Quality, and Marketing Efforts," Berndt, Ernst R., Ashoke Bhattacharjya, David Mishol, Almudena Arcelus and Thomas Lasky. The Journal of Mental Health Policy and Economics, Vol. 5, No. 1, March 2002, pp. 3-17. Given the “Excellence Award in Mental Health Policy and Economics Research” by I.C.M.P.E., Venice, March 2003.

"Depression Treatment: A Life-Long Commitment?", Keller, Martin B. and Ernst R. Berndt. Psychopharmacology Bulletin, Vol. 36, Supplement 2, Summer 2002, pp. 1-9.

“Healthcare Expenditures in Patients Treated with Venlaxafine or Selective Serotonin Reuptake Inhibitors for Depression and Anxiety,” Wan, George J., William H. Crown, Ernst R. Berndt, Stan N. Finkelstein and Davina Ling. International Journal of Clinical Practice, 56(6), 2002: 434-439.

"Intermedia Substitutability in the U.S. National Advertising Market," Silk, Alvin J., Lisa R. Klein and Ernst R. Berndt. Review of Industrial Organization, Vol. 20, No. 4, June 2002, pp. 323-348.

“Labor Force Activity in Cancer Patients with Anemia,” Berndt, Ernst R. and William H. Crown. Quality of Life in Oncology, September 2002.

"Measuring the Costs and Benefits of Pharmaceutical Expenditures," Crown, William H., Davina Ling and Ernst R. Berndt. Expert Review of Pharmacoeconomics Outcomes Research, 2 (5), 2002: 89-97.

“Pharmaceuticals in U.S. Health Care: Determinants of Quantity and Price,” Berndt, Ernst R.. Journal of Economic Perspectives, Vol. 16, No. 4, Fall 2002, pp. 45-66.

"The Impact of Treatment-Resistant Depression on Healthcare Utilization and Costs,” Crown, William H., Stan N. Finkelstein, Ernst R. Berndt, Davina C. Y. Ling, Amy W. Poret and A. John Rush. Journal of Clinical Psychiatry, 63(11) 2002: 963-971.

“Price and Quality of Desktop and Mobile Personal Computers: A Quarter Century Historical Overview,” Berndt, Ernst R. and Neal J. Rappaport. American Economic Review, Vol. 91, No. 2, May 2001, 268-273.

"Health Economics of Posttraumatic Stress Disorder: Strategies for Managed Care," Marmar, Charles R. and Ernst R. Berndt. Glen Ellen, VA: National Association of Managed Care Physicians, February 2001, 60 pp.

“Creating Price Indexes for Measuring Productivity in Mental Health Care,” Busch, Susan H., Ernst R. Berndt and Richard G. Frank, ch. 5 in Alan M. Garber, editor, Frontiers in Health Policy Research, Vol. 4, Cambridge, MA: MIT Press for the National Bureau of Economic Research, 2001, pp. 115-147

“Introduction,” Cutler, David M. and Ernst R. Berndt, in David M. Cutler and Ernst R. Berndt, eds., Medical Care Output and Productivity, Studies in Income and Wealth, Vol. 62, Chicago: University of Chicago Press for the National Bureau of Economic Research, 2001, pp. 1-11.

Medical Care Output and Productivity, Studies in Income and Wealth, Vol. 62. Cutler, David M., and Ernst R. Berndt (eds.). Chicago: University of Chicago Press for the National Bureau of Economic Research, 2001, 611 pp.

"Price Indexes for Acute Phase Treatment of Depression," Berndt, Ernst R., Susan H. Busch and Richard G. Frank. Chapter 12 in David Cutler and Ernst R. Berndt, eds., Medical Output and Productivity, Chicago: University of Chicago Press for the National Bureau of Economic Research, 2001, pp. 463-505.

"Price Indexes for Medical Care Goods and Services: An Overview of Measurement Issues," Berndt, Ernst R., David Cutler, Richard G. Frank, Zvi Griliches, Joseph P. Newhouse and Jack E. Triplett, chapter 4 in David Cutler and Ernst R. Berndt, eds., Medical Output and Productivity, Chicago: University of Chicago Press for the National Bureau of Economic Research, 2001, pp. 141- 198.

“Reducing the Societal Costs of Depression: Opportunities in the Millennium,” Berndt, Ernst R., in Ann Dawson and Andre Tyler, editors, Depression: Social and Economic Timebomb, London: BMJ Publishing Group for the World Health Organization, 2001, pp. 131-141.

"Sources of Productivity Growth in the American Coal Industry," Ellerman, A. Denny, Thomas M. Stoker and Ernst R. Berndt, in Charles R. Hulten, Edwin M. Dean, and Michael J. Harper, eds., New Developments in Productivity Analysis, Studies in Income and Wealth, Vol. 63, Chicago: University of Chicago Press for the National Bureau of Economic Research, 2001, pp. 373-414.

“The Emerging Position of the Internet as an Advertising Medium,” Silk, Alvin J., Lisa R. Klein and Ernst R. Berndt. Netnomics, Vol. 3, 2001, pp. 129-148.

"The U.S. Pharmaceutical Industry: Why Significant Growth in Times of Cost Containment?’” Berndt, Ernst R. Health Affairs, Vol. 20, No. 2, March/April 2001, pp. 100-114. Reprinted in John K. Iglehart, ed., The Value of Rx Innovation: A Primer from Health Affairs, Millwood, VA: Project HOPE, 2001, pp. 90-104.

“On the Economic Impacts of Medical Treatments: Work Productivity and Functioning,” Bernt, Ernst R. (December 2000). Estudios de Economia, 27(2): 181-198.

“Health Care Use and At-Work Productivity Among Employees With Mental Disorders,” Berndt, Ernst R., Howard L. Bailit, Martin B. Keller, Jason C. Verner, and Stan N. Finkelstein (July/August 2000). Health Affairs, 19(4): 244-256.

"Lost Human Capital from Early-Onset Chronic Depression," Berndt, Ernst R., Lorrin Koran, Stan N. Finkelstein, Alan Gelenberg, Susan G. Kornstein, Ivan M. Miller, Michael Thase, George Trapp, and Martin B. Keller (June 2000). American Journal of Psychiatry, 157(6): 940-947

”Comparing SSRI Treatment Costs for Depression Using Retrospective Claims Data: The Role of Non-Random Selection and Skewed Data,” Berndt, Ernst R., James M. Russell, Robert M. Miceli, Salvatore Colucci, Yikand Xu, and Amy N. Grudzinski (May/June 2000). Value in Health, 3(3): 208-221.

“International Pharmaceutical Price Comparisons: What Have We Learned, and What Does It Mean?” Berndt, Ernst R. (March 2000). Journal of Health Economics, 19(2): 283-287.

“Pepcid AC(A): Racing to the OTC Market,” King, Charles III, Alvin J. Silk, Lisa R. Klein and Ernst R. Berndt. Boston, MA: Harvard Business School, Case Study N9-500-073, February 4, 2000, 15 pp.

"Medical Care Prices and Output." Berndt, Ernst R., David Cutler, Richard G. Frank, Zvi Griliches, Joseph P. Newhouse, and Jack E. Triplett. Chapter 3, Vol. 1A, in Joseph P. Newhouse and Anthony C. Culyer (eds.), Handbook of Health Economics. Amsterdam: Elsevier Science B.V., 2000, 119-180.

“Research on Price Index Measurement: Agendas for the Next Twenty Years,” Berndt, Ernst R., (ed.) (2000). Journal of Economic and Social Measurement, 26: 1-32. (2000)

"Cost-Effectiveness, Quality-Adjusted Life Years, and Supportive Care: Recombinant Human Erythropoietin as Treatment of Cancer-Associated Anemia," Cremieux, Pierre-Yves, Stan N. Finkelstein, Ernst R. Berndt, Jeffrey Crawford, and Mitchell B. Slavin (November 1999). Pharmacoeconomics, 16(5 pt 1): 459-472.

“Loss of Work Productivity Due to Illness and Medical Treatment,” Cockburn, Iain M., Howard L. Bailit, Ernst R. Berndt, and Stan N. Finkelstein (November 1999). Journal of Occupational and Environmental Medicine, 41(11): 948-953.

“The Economic Burden of Anxiety Disorders in the 1990’s,” Greenberg, Paul E., Tamar Sisitsky, Ronald C. Kessler, Stan N. Finkelstein, Ernst R. Berndt, Jonathan R. T. Davidson, James C. Ballenger, and Abby J. Fyer (July 1999). Journal of Clinical Psychiatry, 60(7): 427-435.

“Course and Cost of  Treatment for Depression with Fluoxetine, Paroxetine and Sertraline,” Russell, James M., Ernst R. Berndt, Robert M. Miceli, and Salvatore Colucci (May 1999). American Journal of Managed Care, 5(5): 597-606.

"Costing Out Care: Antihistamines and the Workplace," Cockburn, Iain M., Howard L. Bailit, Ernst R. Berndt, and Stan N. Finkelstein (March 1999). Business and Health, 17(3): 49-50

“Comment on Patricia M. Danzon and Allison Percy, ‘The Effects of Price Regulation on Productivity in Pharmaceuticals,’” Berndt, Ernst R. In Heston, Alan, and Robert E. Lipsey (eds.), International and Interarea Comparisons of Income, Output, and Prices. Chicago, IL: University of Chicago Press for The National Bureau of Economic Research, 1999, pp. 416-418.

“Introduction: New Developments in Measuring Medical Care,” Triplett, Jack E., and Ernst R. Berndt. Chapter 1 in Jack E. Triplett (ed.), Measuring the Prices of Medical Treatments, Washington, D.C.: Brookings Institution Press, 1999, 1-33.

“Price Indexes for the Treatment of Depression,” Frank, Richard G., Ernst R. Berndt, and Susan H. Busch. In Jack E. Triplett (ed.), Measuring the Prices of Medical Treatments, Washington, D.C.: Brookings Institution Press, 1999, 72-102.

"Prescription Drug Prices for the Elderly," Berndt, Ernst R., Iain M. Cockburn, Douglas L. Cocks, Arnold Epstein, and Zvi Griliches (September 1998).  Monthly Labor Review, 121(9): 23-34.

"Measuring Prices and Quantities of Treatments for Depression," Frank, Richard G., Susan H. Busch, and Ernst R. Berndt (May 1998). American Economic Review, 88(2): 106-111.

"Is Price Inflation Different for the Elderly? An Empirical Analysis of Prescription Drugs," Berndt, Ernst R., Iain M. Cockburn, Douglas L. Cocks, Arnold M. Epstein, M.D., and Zvi Griliches. Chapter 2 in Alan Garber, (ed.), Frontiers in Health Policy Research. Cambridge, MA: MIT Press for the National Bureau of Economic Research, Vol. 1, 1998, pp. 33-75.

"Workplace Illness: Calculating Return on Investment from Reducing Workplace Illness," Greenberg, Paul E., Stan N. Finkelstein, Ernst R. Berndt, Andrew M. Baker, and James M. Russell (March 1998). Drug Benefit Trends, 44-47.

"Workplace Performance Effects from Chronic Depression and Its Treatment," Berndt, Ernst R., Stan N. Finkelstein, Paul E. Greenberg, Robert H. Howland, Alison Keith, A. John Rush, James Russell, and Martin B. Keller (Fall 1998). Journal of Health Economics, 17(5): 511-535.

"The Next Phase of Managed Care: Targeting Investments in Employee Health," Berndt, Ernst R., Stan N. Finkelstein, and Paul E. Greenberg (November 1997). On Managed Care, 2(11): 7-8.

"Alternative Insurance Arrangements and the Treatment of Depression: What Are The Facts?" Berndt, Ernst R., Richard G. Frank, and Thomas G. McGuire (February 1997). American Journal of Managed Care, 3(2): 135-143.

“Comment on Martin Neil Baily and Alan M. Garber, ‘Health Care Productivity,’” Berndt, Ernst R. (1997). Brookings Papers on Economic Activity: Microeconomics 1997, 203-209.

"The Roles of Marketing, Product Quality and Price Competition in the Growth and Composition of the U.S. Anti-Ulcer Drug Industry," Berndt, Ernst R., Linda T. Bui, David H. Reiley, and Glen L. Urban. Chapter 7 in Timothy F. Bresnahan and Robert J. Gordon (eds.), The Economics of New Products, Studies in Income and Wealth, Volume 58. Chicago: University of Chicago Press for the National Bureau of Economic Research, 1997, 277-322.

"System Average Rates of U.S. Investor-Owned Electric Utilities: A Statistical Benchmark Study," Berndt, Ernst R., Roy Epstein, and Michael Doane (June 1996). The Energy Journal, 17(3): 1-21.

"Depression in the Workplace: An Economic Perspective," Greenberg, Paul E., Ronald C. Kessler, Tara L. Nells, Stan N. Finkelstein, and Ernst R. Berndt. Chapter 16 in J. P. Feighner and W. F. Boyers (eds.), Selective Seratonin Reuptake Inhibitors. Chichester, UK: John Wiley and Sons, 1996, 327-363.

"Improvement in Subjective Work Performance After Treatment of Chronic Depression: Some Preliminary Results," Finkelstein, Stan N., Ernst R. Berndt, Paul E. Greenberg, Rod A. Parsley, James M. Russell, Martin B. Keller, and the Chronic Depression Study Group (Spring 1996). Psychopharmacology Bulletin, 32(1): 33-40.

"Pharmaceutical Innovations and Market Dynamics: Tracking Effects on Price Indexes for Antidepressant Drugs." Berndt, Ernst R., Iain M. Cockburn, and Zvi Griliches (1996). Brookings Papers on Economic Activity: Microeconomics, 2: 133-188. (1996)

"Calculating the Workplace Cost of Chronic Disease," Greenberg, Paul E., Stan N. Finkelstein, and Ernst R. Berndt (September 1995). Business & Health: Medical Economics, 27-30

"Electric Utility Rates and the Evaluation of Management Performance," Berndt, Ernst R., Michael Doane, and Roy G. Epstein (August/September 1995). The Electricity Journal, 8(7): 69-77.

"Econometric Estimates of Price Indexes for Personal Computers in the 1990's," Berndt, Ernst R., Zvi Griliches, and Neal Rappaport (July 1995). Journal of Econometrics, 68(1): 243-268.

"Information, Marketing and Pricing in the U.S. Anti-Ulcer Drug Market," Berndt, Ernst R., Linda T. Bui, David H. Reiley, and Glen L. Urban (May 1995). American Economic Review, 85(2): 100-105.

"High-Tech Capital Formation and Economic Performance in U.S. Manufacturing Industries: An Exploratory Analysis," Berndt, Ernst R., and Catherine J. Morrison (January 1995). Journal of Econometrics, 65(1): 9-43.

"An Updated and Extended Study of the Price Growth of Prescription Pharmaceutical Preparations," Berndt, Ernst R., and Paul E. Greenberg. In Robert B. Helms (ed.), Competitive Strategies in the Pharmaceutical Industry. Washington, D.C.: American Enterprise Institute, 1995, 35-48.

"Economic Consequences of Illness in the Workplace," Greenberg, Paul E., Stan N. Finkelstein, and Ernst R. Berndt (Summer 1995). Sloan Management Review, 26-38.

Economic Consequences of Illness in the Workplace (1995)

"Information Technology and the Productivity Paradox," Berndt, Ernst R., and Thomas W. Malone, (eds.) (Spring 1995). Economics of Innovation and New Technology, Special Double Issue, 3(3-4): 177-182.

"Costs, Institutional Mobility Barriers, and Market Structure: Advertising Agencies as Multiproduct Firms," Silk, Alvin J., and Ernst R. Berndt (Fall 1994). Journal of Economics and Management Strategy, 3(3): 437-480.

Uniform Pharmaceutical Pricing: An Economic Analysis, Berndt, Ernst R. Washington DC: AEI Press, American Enterprise Institute for Public Policy Research, 1994.

"Depression: A Neglected Major Illness," Greenberg, Paul E., Laura E. Stiglin, Stan N. Finkelstein, and Ernst R. Berndt (November 1993). Journal of Clinical Psychiatry, 54(11): 419-424.

"The Economic Burden of Depression in 1990," Greenberg, Paul E., Laura E. Stiglin, Stan N. Finkelstein, and Ernst R. Berndt (November 1993). Journal of Clinical Psychiatry, 54(11): 405-418.

"Auditing the Producer Price Index: Micro Evidence from Prescription Pharmaceutical Preparations," Berndt, Ernst R., Zvi Griliches, and Joshua G. Rosett (July 1993). Journal of Business and Economic Statistics, 11(3): 251-264.

"Rail Costs and Capital Adjustments in a Quasi-Regulated Environment." Friedlaender, Ann F., Ernst R. Berndt, Judy Shaw-Er Wang Chiang, Mark H. Showalter, and Christopher A. Vellturo (May 1993). Journal of Transport Economics and Policy, 27(2): 131-152.

"A Theoretical and Empirical Investigation of the Box-Cox Model and a Nonlinear Least Squares Alternative," Berndt, Ernst R., Mark H. Showalter, and Jeffrey M. Wooldridge (March 1993). Econometric Reviews, 12(1): 65-102.

"Measuring the Energy Efficiency and Productivity Impacts of Embodied Technical Progress," Berndt, Ernst R., Charles Kolstad, and Jong-Kun Lee (March 1993). Energy Journal, 14(1): 33-55.

"Cost Effects of Mergers and Deregulation in the U.S. Rail Industry." Berndt, Ernst R., Ann F. Friedlaender, Judy Shaw-Er Wang Chiang, and Christopher A. Vellturo (1993). Journal of Productivity Analysis, 4(2): 127-144. (1993)

"Price Indexes for Microcomputers: An Exploratory Study," Berndt, Ernst R., and Zvi Griliches. Chapter 2 in Murray F. Foss, Marilyn E. Manser and Allan H. Young, (eds.), Price Measurements and their Uses, Studies in Income and Wealth, Vol. 57. Chicago: University of Chicago Press for the National Bureau of Economic Research, 1993, 63-93.

"Scale and Scope Effects on Advertising Agency Costs." Silk, Alvin J., and Ernst R. Berndt (Winter 1993). Marketing Science, 12(1): 53-72.

"Deregulation, Mergers, and Cost Savings in Class I U.S. Railroads, 1974-1986," Vellturo, Christopher A., Ernst R. Berndt, Ann F. Friedlaender, Judy Shaw-Er Wang Chiang, and Mark H. Showalter (Summer 1992). Journal of Economics and Management Strategy, 1(2): 339-370.

"Governance Structure, Managerial Characteristics, and Firm Performance in the Deregulated Rail Industry." Friedlaender, Ann F., Ernst R. Berndt, and Gerard McCullough (1992). Brookings Papers on Economic Activity: Microeconomics 1992: 95-169.

"Measuring the Contribution of Public Infrastructure Capital in Sweden," Berndt, Ernst R., and Bengt Hansson (1992). Scandinavian Journal of Economics, 94, Supplement: S151-S168.  ​ (1992)

Output Measurement in the Service Sectors, Griliches, Zvi, Ernst R. Berndt, Timothy F. Bresnahan and Marilyn E. Manser (eds.). Studies in Income and Wealth, Volume 56. Chicago: University of Chicago Press for the National Bureau of Economic Research, 1992, 560 pp.

Productivity Concepts and Measurement Problems: Welfare, Quality and Productivity in the Service Industries, Berndt, Ernst R., Peter Englund and Lennart Hjalmarsson, eds. (1992).. Supplement, Scandinavian Journal of Economics, 94, 269 pp. (1992)

"Comment on Charles R. Hulten, 'The Measurement of Capital,'" Berndt, Ernst R, in Berndt, Ernst R., and Jack E. Triplett (eds.), Fifty Years of Economic Measurement. Chicago: University of Chicago Press for the National Bureau of Economic Research, 1991, 152-158.

"Dynamic Models of Input Demands: A Comparison Under Different Formulations of Adjustment Costs," Watkins, G. Campbell, and Ernst R. Berndt. In John R. Moroney, (ed.), Advances in the Economics of Energy and Resources, Vol. 7, Greenwich, CT: JAI Press, 1991, pp. 161-190.

"Energy Use, Technical Change and Productivity Growth: A Survey of Economic Issues," Bernt, Ernst R. (1991). Journal of Productivity Analysis, 2(1): 67-83. (1991)

Instructors Resource Guide to Accompany The Practice of Econometrics: Classic and Contemporary, Berndt, Ernst R. (ed.). Reading, MA: Addison-Wesley Publishing Company, 1991, 209 pp.

The Practice of Econometrics: Classic and Contemporary, Berndt, Ernst R. (1991). Reading, MA: Addison-Wesley Publishing Company, 1991, 702 pp.

"Comment on Bronwyn Hall." Berndt, Ernst R. (1990). Brookings Papers on Economic Activity, Microeconomics, 125-129. (1990)

"Editors' Introduction," Berndt, Ernst R., and Jack E. Triplett. In Ernst R. Berndt and Jack E. Triplett, (eds.), Fifty Years of Economic Measurement: The Jubilee of the Conference on Research in Income and Wealth. Chicago: University of Chicago Press for the National Bureau of Economic Research, 1990, 1-8.

"Energy Price Shocks and Productivity Growth in the Japanese and U.S. Manufacturing Sectors," Berndt, Ernst R., Shunseke Mori, Takamitsu Sawa, and David O. Wood. In Charles R. Hulten, (ed.), Productivity Growth in Japan and the United States. Chicago: University of Chicago Press for the National Bureau of Economic Research, 1990, pp. 173-198.

Fifty Years of Economic Measurement: The Jubilee of the Conference on Research in Income and Wealth, Berndt, Ernst R. and Jack E. Triplett, (eds.). Chicago: University of Chicago Press for the National Bureau of Economic Research, 1990, 454 pp.

"Canadian Energy Demand After the Oil Shocks," Berndt, Ernst R., and Paul E. Greenberg. In  G. Campbell Watkins (ed.), Petro Markets: Probing the Economics of Continental Energy. Vancouver, British Columbia: The Fraser Institute, 1989, pp. 69-103.

"Rates of Return and Capital Aggregation Using Alternative Rental Prices," Berndt, Ernst R., Michael J. Harper, and David O. Wood. In Jorgenson, Dale W., and Ralph Landau (eds.), Technology and Capital Formation. Cambridge, Massachusetts: MIT Press, 1989, 331-372.

Dynamic Econometric Modeling, ​Berndt, Ernst R., William A. Barnett, and Halbert L. White (eds.). Cambridge, UK: Cambridge University Press, 1988, 357 pp.

"Envelope Consistent Functional Separability," Berndt, Ernst R. In Barnett, William A., Ernst R. Berndt, and Halbert L. White, eds., Dynamic Econometric Modeling. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 1988, 27-41.

"Demand Module," Berndt, Ernst R. and David O. Wood, in MIT Model Analysis Group, A Review of the State-Level Advanced Utility Simulation Model, Palo Alto, California: Electric Power Research Institute, December 1987.

"Energy Price Shocks and Productivity Growth: A Survey." Berndt, Ernst R., and David O. Wood. In Gordon, Richard, Henry Jacoby, and Martin Zimmerman, (eds.), The Analysis of Energy Markets. Festschrift in Honor of Morris A. Adelman, Cambridge, Massachusetts, MIT Press, 1987, pp. 305-342.

"Interindustry Differences in the Effects of Energy Price-Induced Capital Utilization Changes on Multifactor Productivity Measurement," Berndt, Ernst R., and David O. Wood. In Moroney, John (ed.), Advances in the Economics of Energy and Resources, Vol. 6. Greenwich, Connecticut: JAI Press, 1987, pp. 87-123.

"Measuring and Assessing Capacity Utilization in the Manufacturing Sectors of Nine OECD Countries," Berndt, Ernst R., and Dieter M. Hesse (October 1986). European Economic Review, 30(5): 961-989.

"Productivity Measurement with Adjustments for Variations in Capacity Utilization and Other Forms of Temporary Equilibrium," Berndt, Ernst R., and Melvyn A. Fuss (October/November 1986). Journal of Econometrics, 33(1-2): 7-29.

The Econometrics of Temporary Equilibrium, Berndt, Ernst R. and Melvyn A. Fuss, (eds.) (October/November 1986). Special Issue of the Journal of Econometrics, 33(1-2): 310 pp.

"Modeling Energy Demand: The Choice Between Input and Output Energy Measures," Berndt, Ernst R., and G. Campbell Watkins (April 1986). The Energy Journal, 7(2): 69-79.

"Review of Research and Productivity: Endogenous Technical Change, by Sato, Ryuzo, and Gilbert S. Suzawa." Berndt, Ernst R. (March 1986). Boston: Auburn House Publishing Company, 1983, 199 pp., Journal of Economic Literature, 24: 124-126.

"Editors' Introduction," Berndt, Ernst R., and Melvyn A. Fuss (October/November 1986). Journal of Econometrics, 33(1-2): 1-5.

"Electrification, Embodied Technical Progress, and Labor Productivity Growth in U.S. Manufacturing, 1889‑1939," Berndt, Ernst R. In Sam Schurr and Sidney Sonenblum, eds., Electricity Use, Productive Efficiency and Economic Growth, Palo Alto, California: Electric Power Research Institute, 1986, pp. 93‑114.

"Energy Price Shocks and Productivity Growth in U.S. and U.K. Manufacturing." Berndt, Ernst R. and David O. Wood (Autumn 1986). Oxford Review of Economic Policy, 2(3): 1‑31.

"Review of Energy Modeling and Simulation." Berdt, Ernst R. (December 1985). A. S. Kydes, ed., Amsterdam: North-Holland Publishing Company, 1983, 405 pp. Journal of the American Statistical Association, 1063-1064.

"Energy Demand in the Transportation Sector of Mexico," Berndt, Ernst R., and German Botero (June 1985). Journal of Development Economics, 17(2).

"From Technocracy to Net Energy Analysis: Engineers, Economists and Recurring Energy Theories of Value." Berndt, Ernst R. Chapter 12 in Scott, Anthony D. (ed.), Progress in Natural Resource Economics. Oxford: Clarendon Press, 1985, 337-367.

"Residential Electricity Demand in Mexico: A Model Distinguishing Access from Consumption," Berndt, Ernst R., and Ricardo Samaniego (August 1984). Land Economics, 60(3): 268-277.

"Modeling the Aggregate Demand for Electricity: Simplicity vs. Virtuosity," Berndt, Ernst R. Chapter 7 in Moroney, John (ed.), Advances in the Economics of Energy and Resources, Vol. 5. Greenwich, Connecticut: JAI Press, 1984, pp. 141-152.

"Quality Adjustment, Hedonics, and Modern Empirical Demand Analysis." Berndt, Ernst R. In Diewert, W. Erwin, and Claude Montemarquette (eds.), Price Level Measurement. Proceedings from a Conference Sponsored by Statistics Canada, Ottawa: Minister of Supply and Services Canada, 817-863, October 1983.

"An Investigation of the Relationship Between Energy and the Other Production Inputs in Canadian Manufacturing," Berndt, Ernst R. and G. Campbell Watkins study conducted by DataMetrics Limited for Energy, Mines, and Resources Canada, Industrial Energy Division, Supply and Services Contract No. OSQ82-00025, Industry Series, Publication No. 12, January 1983.

"Concavity and the Specification of Technical Progress in U.S. Manufacturing." Berndt, Ernst R., and David O. Wood. In Fericelli, J., and J.-B. Lesourd (eds.), Econometrie et crise de l'energie, Economica, Paris, Summer 1983.

"Econometric Models of Energy Demand in the Transportation and Residential Sectors of Mexico." Berndt, Ernst R., German Botero, Enrique de Alba, and Ricardo Samaniego. Chapter 3 in Ortiz, Edgar (ed.), Current Economic and Financial Issues of the North American and Caribbean Countries, Villa Obregon/San Angel, Mexico: North American Economics and Finance Association, 1983, 20-27.

"Energy-Output Coefficients: Complex Realities Behind Simple Ratios." Berndt, Ernst R., and G. Campbell Watkins (April 1983). The Energy Journal, 4(2): 105-120

"The Demand for Heavy Oil Derived from Asphalt." Berndt, Ernst R., and G. Campbell Watkins. Chapter 18 in El Mallakh, ed., Heavy Versus Light Oil: Technical Issues and Economic Considerations, Boulder, Colorado: International Research Center for Energy and Economic Development, 1983, 251‑267.

"The Specification and Measurement of Technical Change in U.S. Manufacturing." Berndt, Ernst R., and David O. Wood. Chapter 7 in Moroney, John R. (ed.), Advances in the Economics of Energy and Resources, Vol. 4, Greenwich, Connecticut: JAI Press, 1982, 199-221.

"Engineering and Econometric Interpretations of Energy-Capital Complementarity: Reply." Berndt, Ernst R., and David O. Wood (December 1981). American Economic Review, 71(5): 1105-1110.

"Short Run Labor Productivity in a Dynamic Model." Morrison, Catherine J., and Ernst R. Berndt (December 1981). Journal of Econometrics, 16(3): 339-365.

"Capacity Utilization Measures: Underlying Economic Theory and an Alternative Approach." Berndt, Ernst R. and Catherine J. Morrison (May 1981). American Economic Review, 71(2): 48-51.

"An Introductory Review of the Economics of Natural Resource Substitution." Berndt, Ernst R., and Barry C. Field. Chapter 1 in Berndt, Ernst R., and Barry C. Field, (eds.), Modeling and Measuring Natural Resource Substitution, Cambridge: MIT Press, December 1981, 1-14.

Energy Prices and Productivity Trends in the Canadian Manufacturing Sector, 1957-76 : Some Exploratory Results. Ottawa: Minister of Supply and Service Canada, 1981.

"Energy Prices and Productivity Trends in the Canadian Manufacturing Sector, 1957-76: Some Exploratory Results." ​Berndt, Ernst R. and G. Campbell Watkins. Ottawa, Economic Council of Canada, 1981, 42 pp.

"Modeling and Measuring Natural Resource Substitution." Berndt, Ernst R., and Barry C. Field (eds.). Cambridge, MA: MIT Press, 1981.

"Modeling the Simultaneous Demand for Factors of Production." Berndt, Ernst R. In Hornstein, Zmira, Joseph W. Grice, and Alfred P. Webb (eds.), The Economics of the Labour Market. London: Her Majesty's Stationery Office, 1981,127-142.

Dynamic Adjustment Models of Industrial Energy Demand: Empirical Analysis for U.S. Manufacturing, 1947-1974. ​Berndt, Ernst R., Melvyn A. Fuss, and Leonard Waverman (November 1980). Research Project 683-1, Final Report, Palo Alto, CA: Electric Power Research Institute, 179 pp.

"On Testing Theories of Financial Intermediary Portfolio Selection." Berndt, Ernst R., Thomas H. McCurdy, and David E. Rose (October 1980). Review of Economic Studies, 47: 861-873.

"Energy Price Increases and the Productivity Slowdown in United States Manufacturing." Berndt, Ernst R. In The Decline in Productivity Growth, Proceedings of a Conference held in June 1980, Boston: The Federal Reserve Bank of Boston, Conference Series No. 22, pp. 60-89.

"An Econometric Model of Alberta Electricity Demand." Berndt, Ernst R., Gerry May, and G. Campbell Watkins. In Ziemba, William T., Sandra L. Schwartz, and E. Koenigsberg, (eds.), Energy Policy Modelling: U.S. and Canadian Experiences. Hingham, Massachusetts: Martinus-Nijhoff Press, Social Science Division, Vol. 1, 1980, 103-116.

​"Comment on Gollop and Jorgenson," Berndt, Ernst R., in Kendrick, John W., and Beatrice N. Vaccara (eds.), New Developments in Productivity Measurement and AnalysisStudies in Income and Wealth, Vol. 44, Chicago: University of Chicago Press for National Bureau of Economic Research, 1980, pp. 124-136.

"Energy, Capital, and Productivity." Berndt, Ernst R. and Catherine J. Morrison. Chapter 9 in Dunkerley, Joy (ed.), International Energy Strategies: Proceedings of the 1979 IAEE/RFF Conference: Cambridge, MA: Oelgeschlaeger, Gunn, and Hain, Publishers, Inc., 1980, pp. 79-99.

"Tax Normalization, Regulation and Economic Efficiency." Berndt, Ernst R., Jonathan R. Kesselman, and G. Campbell Watkins (Fall 1980). Journal of Business Administration, Special Resource Policy Issue, II(1): 171-183.

"Parametric Productivity Measurement and Choice Among Flexible Functional Forms." Berndt, Ernst R., and Mohammed S. Khaled (December 1979). Journal of Political Economy, 87(6): 1120-1245.

"Utility Bond Rates and Tax Normalization." Berndt, Ernst R., Karen Chant Sharp, and G. Campbell Watkins (December 1979). Journal of Finance, 34(5): 1211-1220.

"Income Redistribution and Employment Effects of Rising Energy Prices."  Berndt, Ernst R., and Catherine J. Morrison (June 1979). Resources and Energy, 2(2): 131-150.

"Engineering and Econometric Interpretations of Energy-Capital Complementarity." Berndt, Ernst R. and David O. Wood (June 1979). American Economic Review, 69(3): 342-354.

"Estimation of Logging Costs and Timber Supply Curves from Forestry Inventory Data." Berndt, Ernst R., Alan J. Cox, and Peter H. Pearse (August 1979). The Forestry Chronicle, 144-147.

"Review of Energy and Economic Myths: Institutional and Analytical Economic Essays, by Nicholas Georgescu-Roegen. New York: Pergamon Press, 1976, 380 pp." Bernd, Ernst R. (November 1978), Canadian Journal of Agricultural Economics, 26(3): 76-79

"How Energy, and Its Cost, Enter the `Productivity Equation,'" Berndt, Ernst R. and Dale W. Jorgenson (October 1978). Spectrum, Publication of the Institute for Electrical and Electronic Engineers, pp. 50-52.

"Aggregate Energy, Efficiency, and Productivity Measurement." Berndt, Ernst R. (1978). Annual Review of Energy, 3: 225‑273. (1978)

"Review of British Columbia's Energy Outlook, 1976-1991." Berndt, Ernst R. (Winter 1978). Vancouver: British Columbia Energy Commission, Canadian Public Policy, 4(1): 128‑129.

Dynamic Models of the Industrial Demand for Energy. ​Berndt, Ernst R., Melvyn A. Fuss and Leonard Waverman. Palo Alto, CA: Electric Power Research Institute, Report EA-580, November 1977, 137 pp.

"Flexible Functional Forms and Expenditure Distributions: An Application to Canadian Consumer Demand Functions." Berndt, Ernst R., Masako N. Darrough, and W. Erwin Diewert (October 1977). International Economic Review, 18(3): 651-676.

"Demand for Natural Gas: Residential and Commercial Markets in Ontario and British Columbia." Berndt, Ernst R., and G. Campbell Watkins (February 1977). Canadian Journal of Economics, 10(1): 97-111.

"Canadian Energy Demand and Economic Growth." Berndt, Ernst R. In Watkins, G. Campbell, and Michael Walker (eds.), Oil in the Seventies: Essays on Energy Policy. Vancouver: The Fraser Institute, 1977, 45-84.

"Conflict Among Criteria for Testing Hypotheses in the Multivariate Linear Regression Model." Berndt, Ernst R., and N. Eugene Savin (July 1977). Econometrica, 45(5): 1263‑1278.

"Tax Credits for Employment Rather than Investment." Kesselman, Jonathan R., Samuel H. Williamson, and Ernst R. Berndt (June 1977). American Economic Review, 67(3): 339-349.

"Reconciling Alternative Estimates of the Elasticity of Substitution." Berndt, Ernst R. (February 1976). Review of Economics and Statistics, 58(1): 59-68.

"Technology, Prices and the Derived Demand for Energy." ​Berndt, Ernst R. and David O. Wood (August 1975). Review of Economics and Statistics, 57(3): 259-268.

"Estimation and Inference in Nonlinear Structural Models." Berndt, Ernst R., Bronwyn H. Hall, Robert E. Hall, and Jerry A. Hausman (October 1974). Annals of Economic and Social Measurement, 3(4): 653-665.  ​

"Testing for the Existence of a Consistent Aggregate Index of Labor Inputs." Berndt, Ernst R. and Laurits R. Christensen (June 1974). American Economic Review, 64(3): 391‑404.

"An Economic Interpretation of the Energy-GNP Ratio." Berndt, Ernst R. and David O. Wood. In Macrakis, Michael S. (ed.), Energy: Demand Conservation and Institutional Problems. Cambridge: MIT Press, 1974.

"Forecasting North American Energy Demand: Issues and Problems." Berndt, Ernst R. In Pearse, Peter H. (ed.), The Mackenzie Pipeline: Arctic Gas and Canadian Energy Policy. Toronto: McClelland and Stewart, 1974, 71-79

"Production Structure." Berndt, Ernst R. and Dale W. Jorgenson. Chapter 3, in Jorgenson, Dale W., Ernst R. Berndt, Laurits R. Christensen, and Edward A. Hudson (eds.), U.S. Energy Resources and Economic Growth, Final Report to the Ford Foundation Energy Policy Project, Washington, D.C., October 1973.

"The Internal Structure of Functional Relationships: Separability, Substitution, and Aggregation." Berndt, Ernst R. and Laurits R. Christensen (1973). Review of Economic Studies, 3: 403-410. (1973)

"The Translog Function and the Substitution of Equipment, Structures, and Labor in U.S. Manufacturing, 1929-68." Berndt, Ernst R. and Laurits R. Christensen (1973). Journal of Econometrics, 1(1): 81-114. (1973)

Instructor's Manual for Principles of Economics, Berndt, Ernst R. By Nichols, Donald A., and Clark W. Reynolds. New York: Holt, Rinehart, and Winston, Inc., 1971, 145 pp.

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