Jagadeesh Sivadasan

Jagadeesh Sivadasan

  • Jack D. Sparks-Whirlpool Corporation Research Professor of Business Administration
  • Professor of Business Economics and Public Policy
Education
  • PhD University of Chicago 2004
  • MBA Indian Institute of Management 1996
  • BTech Indian Institute of Technology 1994

Contact Information

Phone
(734) 763-2373
Fax
(734) 764-2557
Email
Room
R4310
Research

Jagadeesh Sivadasan is Jack D. Sparks-Whirlpool Corporation Research Professor of Business Administration in the Business Economics and Public Policy group of the Ross School of Business, and a faculty associate at the Institute of Social Research, at the University of Michigan. His recent research is focused on understanding the drivers of firm growth and productivity, and worker performance and mobility.  Ongoing and recent work include analysis of the effect of commute improvement on worker performance, review of the recent evolution of the retail sector in the US,  analysis of firm growth patterns using a novel decomposition and data on the universe of US employers, evaluation of frictions from acquisitions-related legal doctrine on firm dynamics, and examination of the effect of non-compete laws on worker mobility. 

 

Professor Sivadasan teaches the core applied microeconomics course in the full-time and executive MBA programs. His MBA elective course, Incentives and Productivity, presents an economics-grounded approach to human capital management. He has also taught in the PhD program at Ross. Professor Sivadasan has served as the director of the FTMBA program, and as the chairperson of the Business Economics and Public Policy group.  He was the recipient of the 2018 Victor L Bernard Teaching Leadership award, and the 2019 Ross School of Business Neary Teaching Excellence Award (from the FTMBA class of 2019).

 

Jagadeesh is an alumnus of IIM Bangalore, where he completed a PGDM after a BTech at IIT Madras. He then worked as a Senior Consultant at Arthur Andersen, before completing PhD from the Booth School of Business at the University of Chicago. 

The Recent Evolution of Physical Retail Markets: Online Retailing, Big Box Stores, and the Rise of Restaurants

Authors
Lafontaine F., Sivadasan J.
Published Date
2020

Source

University of Chicago Press
The Role of Innovation and Entrepreneurship in Economic Growth
Aaron Chatterji, Josh Lerner, Scott Stern, Michael J. Andrews
Authors
Balasubramanian N., Chang J., Sakakibara M., Sivadasan J., Starr E.
Published Date
2020

Source

Journal of Human Resources
Volume: 
1
Issue: 
1
Pages: 
1
Authors
Natarajan Balasubramanian, Jeongsik Lee and Jagadeesh Sivadasan
Published Date
04/2018

Source

Management Science
Volume: 
64
Issue: 
4
Pages: 
1804-24
Authors
Sutirtha Bagchi and Jagadeesh Sivadasan
Published Date
09/2017

Source

Journal of Industrial Economics
Volume: 
65
Issue: 
3
Pages: 
510-558

Domestic gains from offshoring? Evidence from TAA-linked U.S. microdata

Authors
Ryan Monarch, Jooyoun Park, Jagadeesh Sivadasan
Published Date
03/2017

Source

Journal of International Economics
Volume: 
105
Issue: 
1
Pages: 
150–17
Authors
Levenstein, M, Sivadasan, J, Suslow, V
Published Date
3/2015

Source

International Journal of Industrial Organization
Volume: 
39
Issue: 
1
Pages: 
56-70
Authors
Dittmar, A; Bharath, S; and Sivadasan, J
Published Date
07/2014

Source

The Review of Financial Studies (RFS)
Volume: 
27
Issue: 
7
Pages: 
1929-1976
Authors
Juan Carlos Hallak and Jagadeesh Sivadasan
Published Date
09/2013

Source

Journal of International Economics
Volume: 
91
Issue: 
1
Pages: 
53-67

What happens when firms patent? New evidence from US manufacturing census data

Authors
Natarajan Balasubramanian and Jagadeesh Sivadasan
Published Date
2011

Source

Review of Economics and Statistics
Volume: 
93
Issue: 
1
Pages: 
126-146

The effect of financial development on the investment-cash flow relationship: cross-country evidence from Europe

Authors
Bo Becker and Jagadeesh Sivadasan
Published Date
2010

Source

BE Journal of Economic Analysis and Policy (Advances Tier)
Volume: 
10
Issue: 
1
Pages: 
0
Authors
Jagadeesh Sivadasan
Published Date
2009

Source

BE Journal of Economic Analysis and Policy (Advances Tier)