All Publications

All Publications

Friedman, Y., Carmeli, A. and A. Tishler, "How CEOs and TMTs Build Adaptive Capacity in Small Entrepreneurial Firms". Journal of Management Studies, 53(6), 996-1018, 2016.
 
Gal, N., I. Milstein, Tishler, A. and C.K. Woo, “Fuel Cost Uncertainty, Capacity Investment and Price in a Competitive Electricity Market", forthcoming in Energy Economics.   

Pecht, E. and A. Tishler, "Budget allocation, national security, military intelligence, and human capital: a dynamic model", forthcoming in Defence and Peace Economics. 

Milstein, I. and A. Tishler, "Can Price Volatility Enhance Market Power?  The Case of Renewable Technologies in Competitive Electricity Markets", Resource and Energy Economics, 41, 70-90, 2015. 
 
Friedman, Y., Carmeli, A., Tishler, A. and K. Shimizu, "Untangling Micro-Behavioral Sources of Failure in Mergers and Acquisitions: A Theoretical Integration and Extension", International Journal of Human Resource Management, 27, 2339-2369, 2016.

Pecht, E. and A. Tishler, "The Value of Military Intelligence", Defence and Peace Economics, 26(2), 179-211, 2015.

Shabtay, H. and A. Tishler, "Budget Allocation under Uncertainty and the Costs of War and Insecurity", Defence and Peace Economics, 25(5), 461-480, 2014.

Pecht, E., Tishler, A. and N. Weingold, "On the Choice of Multi-Task R&D Defense Projects: A Case Study of the Israeli Missile Defense System", Defence and Peace Economics, 24(5), 429-448, 2013.

Carmeli, A., Friedman, Y. and A. Tishler, "Cultivating a Resilient Top Management Team:  The Importance of Relational Connections and Strategic Decision Comprehensiveness". Safety Science, 51, 148-159, 2012.  

Carmeli, A., Edmondson, A.C. and A. Tishler, "CEO Relational Leadership and Strategic Decision Quality in Top Management Teams: The Role of Team Trust and Learning from Failure”. Strategic Organization, 10(1), 31-56, 2012.

Milstein, I. and A. Tishler, “The Inevitability of Capacity Underinvestment in Competitive Electricity Markets". Energy Economics, 34, 62-77, 2012.        

Ringel, I and A. Tishler, “The Government Budget Allocation Process and National Security: An Application to the Israeli-Syrian Arms Race”, in Handbook of Defense Economics (Ch. 6, pp. 105-142), D. Braddon and K. Hartley (Eds.), North-Holland, Amsterdam, 2011.

Carmeli, A., J. Schaubroeck and A. Tishler, “How CEO Empowering Leadership Shapes Top Management Team Processes: Implications for Firm Performance”, Leadership Quarterly, 22, 399-411, 2011.

Milstein, I. and A. Tishler, “Intermittently Renewable Energy, Optimal Capacity Mix and Prices in a Deregulated Electricity Market”, Energy Policy, 39(7), p.3922 - 3927, 2011. 

Bar-El, R., K. Kagan and A. Tishler, “Forward-Looking versus Short-Sighted Defense Budget Allocation”, Journal of Conflict Resolution, 54(4), 638-662, 2010.

Tishler, A. and C.K. Woo, “Regulation in Electricity Markets”, Economic Quarterly, 57(1), 77-97, 2010 (Hebrew).

Kagan, K., O. Setter, Y. Shefi and A. Tishler, “Defence Structure, Procurement and Industry: The Case of Israel”, in Defence Procurement and Industry Policy: Small Country Perspective (Ch. 9, pp. 228-254), S. Markowski, P. Hall and R. Wylie (Eds.), Routledge Studies in Defence and Peace Economics, Routledge, London, 2009.

Lerner, M., I. Azulay and A. Tishler, “The Role of Compensation Methods in Corporate Entrepreneurship”, International Studies of Management and Organization, 30(3), 54-83, 2009.

Kagan, K., A. Levkowitz, A. Tishler and A. Weiss, “Evaluating Strategic Arms Limitation Agreements, with Applications to the Israeli-Syrian and the North vs. South Korean Conflicts”, Defence and Peace Economics. 20(2), 85-121, 2009.

Woo, C.K., I. Horowitz and A. Tishler, “A Critical Assessment of the Macau SAR Government’s Proposed Post-2010 Regulatory Regime”, Electricity Journal, 22(3), 87-96, 2009.

Tishler, A. and I. Milstein, “R&D Wars and the Effects of Innovation on the Success and Survivability of Firms in Oligopoly Markets”. International Journal of Industrial Organization, 27, 519-531, 2009.

Bar-El, R., K. Kagan and A. Tishler, “Short-Term versus Long-Term Military Planning”“, Economics of Peace and Security Journal, 4(1), 84-90, 2009.

Tishler, A., “How Risky Should an R&D Program Be?” Economics Letters, 99, 268-271, 2008

Tishler, A., J. Newman, I. Spekterman and C.K. Woo, “Assessing the Options for a Competitive Electricity Market in Israel“, Utilities Policy, 16, 21-29, 2008.

Tishler, A., I. Milstein and C.K. Woo, “Capacity Commitment and Price Volatility in a Competitive Electricity Market”, Energy Economics, 30, 1625-1647, 2008.

Tishler, A. and C.K. Woo, “Is Electricity Deregulation Beneficial to Israel?”, International Journal of Energy Sector Management, 1(4), 322-341, 2007.

Setter, O. and A. Tishler, “Budget Allocation for Integrative Technologies: Theory and Application to the US Military”, Defence and Peace Economics, 18(2), 133-155, 2007.

Woo, C.K, I. Horowitz and A. Tishler “Viewpoint: A Critical Assessment of the Hong Kong Government’s Proposed Post-2008 Regulatory Regime for Local Electricity Utilities”, Energy Policy, 34, 1451-1456, 2006.

Setter, O. and A. Tishler, “Introduction: Defense Research and Development in the 21st Century”, Defence and Peace Economics, 17(3), 165-167, 2006.

Setter, O. and A. Tishler, “A Brave Leap or a Gradual Climb? The Dynamics of Investment in R&D of Integrative Technologies”, Defence and Peace Economics, 17(3), 201-222, 2006.

Tishler, A., J. Newman, I. Spekterman and C.K. Woo, “Cost-Benefit Analysis of Reforming Israel’s Electricity Industry”, Energy Policy, 34, 2442-2454, 2006.

Carmeli, A., and A. Tishler, “An Empirical Analysis of the Relative Importance of Managerial Skills of the Firm‘s Top Management Team”, International Journal of Manpower, 27(1), 9-36, 2006.

Tishler, A. and C.K. Woo, “Likely Failure of Electricity Deregulation: Explanation with Application to Israel“, Energy, 31, 845-856, 2006.

Ben-Israel, I., O. Setter and A. Tishler, “R&D and the War on Terrorism: Generalizing the Israeli Experience”, in Science and Technology Policies for the Anti-Terrorism Era, A. James (Ed.), NATO Science Series, V: Science and Technology Policy (Vol. 51, pp. 51-63), 2006.

Woo, C.K, M. King, A. Tishler and L. Chow, “Costs of Electricity Deregulation with Application to Israel“, Energy, 31, 747-768, 2006.

Shefi, Y and A. Tishler, “The Effects of the World Defense Industry and US Military Aid to Israel on the Israeli Defense Industry: A Differentiated Products Model”, Defence and Peace Economics, 16(6), 427-448, 2005.

Tishler, A. and Y. Shefi, “The Optimal Structure of the Defense Industry in Israel: Significance and Implications”, Jaffe Center for Strategic Studies, Tel Aviv University, 2005 (Hebrew).

Kagan, K., A. Tishler and A.Weiss, “On the Use of Terror Weapons vs. Modern Weapon Systems in an Arms Race between Developed and Less Developed Countries”, Defence and Peace Economics, 16(5), 331-346, 2005.

Carmeli, A. and A. Tishler, “Perceived Organizational Reputation and Organizational Performance: An Empirical Investigation of Industrial Enterprises”, Corporate Reputation Review, 8(1), 13-30, 2005.

Carmeli, A. and A. Tishler, “Resources, Capabilities, and the Performance of Industrial Firms: A Multivariate Analysis”, Managerial and Decision Economics, 25, 299-315, 2004.

Datta, S, J. Nugent and A. Tishler, “Contractual Mix Between Cash and Kind Wages of Casual Workers in an Agrarian Economy”, Review of Development Economics, 8(4), 521-540, 2004.

Mantin, B. and A. Tishler, “The Structure of the Defense Industry and the Security Needs of the Country: A Differentiated Products Model”, Defence and Peace Economics, 15(5), 397-419, 2004.

Carmeli, A. and A. Tishler, “The Relationships between Intangible Organizational Elements and Organizational Performance”, Strategic Management Journal, 25, 1257-1278, 2004.

.Golde, S. and A. Tishler, “Security Needs, Arms Exports and the Structure of the Defense Industry: Determining the Security Level of Countries”, Journal of Conflict Resolution, 48(5), 672-698, 2004.

Woo, C.K., D. Lloyd and A. Tishler, “Electricity Market Reform Failures: UK, Norway, Alberta and California“, Energy Policy, 31, 1103-1115, 2003.

Woo, C.K., D. Lloyd, R. Karimov and A. Tishler, “Stranded Cost Recovery in Electricity Market Reforms in the US“, Energy, 28, 1-14, 2003.

Dvir, D., S. Lipovetsky, A. Shenhar and A. Tishler, “What is Really Important for Project Success? A Refined, Multivariate, Comprehensive Analysis”, International Journal of Management and Decision Making, 4(4), 382-404, 2003.

Tishler, A., C.K. Woo and D. Lloyd, “Reforming Israel’s Electricity Sector”, Energy Policy, 30(4), 347-353, 2002.

Azulay, I., M. Lerner and A. Tishler, “Converting Military Technology through Corporate Entrepreneurship”, Research Policy, 31(3), 419-435, 2002.

Hougui, S.J., A. J. Shenhar, D. Dvir and A. Tishler, “Defense Conversion in Small Companies: Risk, Activities, and Success Assessment”, Journal of Technology Transfer, 27(3), 245-261, 2002.

Shenhar, A., A. Tishler, D. Dvir, S. Lipovetsky and T. Lechler, “Refining the Search for Project Success Factors: A Multivariate Approach”, R&D Management, 32(2), 111-126, 2002.

Lipovetsky, S., A. Tishler and M. Conklin, “Multivariate Least Squares and Its Relation to Other Multivariate Techniques”, Applied Stochastic Models in Business and Industry, 18, 347-356, 2002.

Tishler, A., R. Ventura and J. Watters, “Cellular Telephones in the Israeli Market: The Demand, the Choice of Provider and Potential Revenues”, Applied Economics, 33, 1479-1492, 2001.

Tishler, A. and S. Lipovetsky, “Modelling and Forecasting with Robust Canonical Analysis: Method and Application”, Computers and Operations Research, 27, 217-232, 2000.

Dvir, D. and A. Tishler, “The Changing Role of the Defense Industry in Israel‘s Industrial and Technological Development”, Defense Analysis, 16(1), 33-52, 2000.

Tishler, A. and S. Lipovetsky, “A Globally Concave, Monotone and Flexible Cost Function: Derivation and Application”, Applied Stochastic Models in Business and Industry, 16, 279-296, 2000.

Tishler, A., S. Lipovetsky and R. Giladi, “The Performance of Firms and the Attributes of Their Information Systems: A Multivariate Analysis”, The Journal of Management Sciences & Regional Development, 1, 49-66, 1998.

Tishler, A., “The Bias in Price Elasticity Estimates Under Weak Separability between Electricity and Labor in Studies of Time-of-Use Electricity Rates: An Application to Israel“, Energy Journal, 10, 217-236, 1998.

Dalal, O. and A. Tishler, “The Effect of Time-of-Use Electricity Pricing on the Demand for Electricity in the Business Sector in Israel“, Bank of Israel Review, 71, 65-78, 1998.

Lipovetsky, S. and A. Tishler, “Interval Estimation of Priorities in the AHP”, The European Journal of Operational Research, 14, 1998, 153-164.

Dvir, D., A. Hauptman, Y. Sharan, A. Shenhar, M. Sokolov and A. Tishler, “Commercialization of Military Technologies in Israel“, Economic Quarterly, 2, 358-370, 1998 (Hebrew).

Ahituv, N., S. Lipovetsky and A. Tishler, “The Relationship between Firm’s Information Systems Policy and Business Performance: A Multivariate Analysis”, in Measuring Information Technology Investment Payoff: Contemporary Approaches (pp. 62-82), M.A. Mahmood and E.J. Szewizak (Eds.), Idea Group Publishing, Hershey, PA., 1998.

 
Shenhar, A., S. Hougui, D. Dvir, A. Tishler and Y. Sharan, “Understanding the Defense Conversion Dilemma”, Technological Forecasting and Social Change, 59, 275-289, 1998.
 

Dvir, D., S. Lipovetsky, A Shenhar and A. Tishler, “In Search of Project Classification: A Non-Universal Approach to Project Success Factors”, Research Policy, 27, 915-935, 1998.

Tishler, A. and S. Lipovetsky, “The Flexible CES-GBC Family of Cost Functions: Derivation and Application”, Review of Economics and Statistics, 638-646, 1997.

Lipovetsky, S., A. Tishler, D. Dvir and A. Shenhar, “The Relative Importance of Success Dimensions of Defense Projects”, R&D Management, 27, 97-106, 1997.

Tishler, A. D. Dvir, A. Shenhar and S. Lipovetsky, “Identifying Critical Success Factors in Defense Development Projects: A Multivariate Analysis”, Technological Forecasting and Social Change, 51, 151-172, 1996.

Aigner, D.J., M. Amit and A. Tishler, “The Response of Residential Customers to Time-of-Use Electricity Rates in Israel”, in Bayesian Analysis in Statistics and Econometrics (pp. 409-421), Essays in Honor of Arnold Zellner, D.A. Berry, K.M. Chaloner and J.K. Geweke (Eds.), John Wiley & Sons, 1996.

Tishler, A. and S. Lipovetsky, “Canonical Correlation Analyses for Three Data Sets: A Unified Framework with Application to Management”, Computers and Operations Research , 23, 667-679, 1996.

Spector, Y., A. Tishler and Y. Ye, “Minimal Adjustment Costs and the Optimal Choice of Inputs Under Time-of-Use Electricity Rates”, Management Science, 41(10), 1679-1692, 1995.

Tishler, A. and Z. Rotem, “Determinants of the International Competitiveness of the Israeli Defence Industry”, Economic Quarterly, 42, 468-496, 1995 (Hebrew).

Lipovetsky, S. and A. Tishler, “Linear Methods in Multimode Data Analysis for Decision Making”, Computers and Operations Research, 21, 169-183, 1994.

Aigner, D.J., J. Newman and A. Tishler, “The Response of Small and Medium-Size Business Customers to Time-of-Use (TOU) Electricity Rates in Israel“, Journal of Applied Econometrics, 9, 283-304, 1994.

Tishler, A., “Optimal Production with Uncertain Interruptions in the Supply of Electricity: Estimation of Electricity Outage Costs”, European Economic Review, 37, 1259-1274, 1993.

Giladi, R., S. Lipovetsky and A. Tishler, “Evaluation and Approximation of Large Systems Using Multi-Dimensional Eigenvector Analysis: An Application to MIS”, Proceedings of the Second International Conference on Systems Science and Systems Engineering (pp. 44-48), August, 1993, Beijing , China.

Lipovetsky, S., A. Ragowsky and A. Tishler, “The Utility from Applications of Management Information Systems”, Proceedings of the Second International Conference on Systems Science and Systems Engineering (pp. 627-631), August, 1993, Beijing, China.

Tishler, A. and Y. Ye, “Minimal Adjustment Costs, Factor Demands, and Seasonal Time-of-Use Electricity Rates”, Resources and Energy Economics, 15, 313-335, 1993.

Grosfeld-Nir, A. and A. Tishler, “A Stochastic Model for the Measurement of Electricity Outage Costs”, Energy Journal, 14, 157-174, 1993.

Tishler, A., S. Lipovetsky and J. Newman, “An Application of a New Family of Flexible Cost Functions”, Proceedings of the Second International Conference on Systems Science and Systems Engineering (pp. 198-202), August, 1993, Beijing, China.

Tishler, A., “Complementarity-Substitution Relationships in the Demand for Time-Differentiated Inputs under Time-of-Use Pricing”, Energy Journal, 12, 137-148, 1991.

Ein-Dor, P., R. Giladi and A. Tishler, “Economic Analysis of Computer Hardware Performance: Some Theoretical and Methodological Observations”, Communication of the ACM, 34, 113-117, 1991.

Tishler, A., “The Response of Large Firms to Different Schemes of Time-of-Use Pricing When the Production Function is Quadratic”, Energy Journal, 10, 69-90, 1989.

Fethke, G. and A. Tishler, “The Optimal Choice of Inputs under Time-of-Use Pricing and Fixed-Proportions Technology”, Resources and Energy, 11, 1989, 241-259.

Datta, S., J.B. Nugent, A. Tishler and J.L. Wang, “Seasonality, Differential Access and Interlinking of Labour and Credit”, The Journal of Development Studies, 24, 379-393, 1988.

Levin, N., A. Tishler and J. Zahavi, “Evaluating Energy Options for the State of Israel - A Case Study”, Energy Journal, 7, 51-65, 1986.

Mariano, R.S., J.B. McDonald and A. Tishler, “On the Effects of Multicollinearity upon the Properties of Structural Coefficient Estimators”, in Advances in Econometrics (Vol. 5), D.J. Slottje and G.F. Rhodes (Eds.), JAI Press, 1986.

Levin, N., A. Tishler and J. Zahavi, “Capacity Expansion of Power Generation Systems with Uncertainty in the Prices of Primary Energy Resources”, Management Science, 31, 175-187, 1985.

Kalaba, R., A. Tishler and J.S. Wang, “Rate of Convergence of the Generalized Newton Algorithm Using the Fixed Point Approach”, Journal of Optimization Theory and Applications, 43, 543-555, 1984.

Kalaba, R. and A. Tishler, “On the Use of the Table Method in Constrained Optimization”, Journal of Optimization Theory and Applications, 43, 157-165, 1984.

Tishler, A., “Israel ‘s Balance of Payments and Foreign Exchange Requirements”, in  Studies in the Israeli Economy, M. Bruno and Z. Zusman (Eds.), The Maurice Falk Institute for Economic Research in Israel, Jerusalem, 1984 (Hebrew).

Kalaba, R. and A. Tishler, “Generalized Newton Algorithm to Minimize a Function with Many Variables Using Computer Evaluated Exact Higher Order Derivatives”, Journal of Optimization Theory and Applications, 42, 383-395, 1984.

A. Tishler, “A Model of Industrial Demand for Electricity under Time-of-Use Pricing and Three Labor Shifts”, Resources and Energy, 6, 107-127, 1984.

Kalaba, R. and A. Tishler, “Automatic Derivative Evaluation in the Optimization of Nonlinear Models”, Review of Economics and Statistics, LXVI, 653-660, 1984.

Itskovits, Z. and A. Tishler, “The Effect of Assets and Disposable Income on Private Consumption in Israel: Should There Be Substantial Reduction of Real Wages in 1984?” The Economic Quarterly, 121, 143-147, 1984 (Hebrew).

Tishler, A. and I. Zilcha, “A Model of the Household’s Demand for Durables and Energy”, Scandinavian Journal of Economics, 86, 411-422, 1984.

Levin, N., A. Tishler and J. Zahavi, “Time Step vs. Dynamic Optimization of Generation-Capacity-Expansion Programs of Power Systems”, Operations Research, 31, 891-914, 1983.

Tishler, A., “The Demand for Cars and Gasoline: A Simultaneous Approach,” European Economic Review, 10, 271-287, 1983.

Tishler, A., “The Industrial and Commercial Demand for Electricity Under Time-of-Use Pricing,” Journal of Econometrics, 23, 369-384, 1983.

Kalaba, R., N. Rasakhoo and A. Tishler, “Non-Linear Least Squares Via Automatic Derivative Evaluation”, Applied Mathematics and Computation, 12, 119-137, 1983.

Kalaba, R. N. Rasakhoo, A. Tishler and J.S. Wang, “A New Proof for Decell’s Finite Algorithm for Generalized Inverses”, Applied Mathematics and Computation, 12, 199-211, 1983.

Kalaba, R and A. Tishler, “A Generalized Newton Algorithm Using Higher Order Derivatives”, Journal of Optimization Theory and Applications, 39, 1-17, 1983.

Kalaba, R. and A. Tishler, “A Computer Program to Minimize a Function with Many Variables Using Computer Evaluated Exact Higher Order Derivatives”, Applied Mathematics and Computation, 13, 143-172, 1983.

Levin, N., A. Tishler and J. Zahavi, "Perturbation Analysis of Power Generation Expansion Programs Subject to Uncertainty in the Prices of Primary Energy Resources", in Studies in Management Science and Systems, Vol. 9, Energy Models and Studies (pp. 367-385), B. Lev (Ed.), North Holland Publishing Company, 1983.

Tishler, A. and I. Zang, “A Min-Max Algorithm for Non-Linear Regression Models”, Applied Mathematics and Computation, 13, 95-115, 1983.

Kalaba, R, A. Tishler and J.S. Wang, “Decell’s Finite Algorithm for Generalized Inverses and Tests to Determine the Rank of a Matrix”, Computers and Mathematics with Applications, 9, 679-686, 1983.

Kalaba, R. and A. Tishler, “On the Use of Higher Order Derivatives in Optimization Using Lagrange’s Expansion”, Nonlinear Analysis: Theory, Methods and Applications, 7, 1149-1161, 1983.

Levin, N., A. Tishler and J. Zahavi, “A Model for Planning Investments in the Energy Sector in the Medium Range”, in Analytic Techniques for Energy Planning, J. Bloom, B. Lev and F. Murphy (Eds.), North-Holland, 1983.

Tishler, A., “The Demand for Cars and the Price of Gasoline: The User Cost Approach,” Review of Economics and Statistics, LXIV, 184-190, 1982.

Levin, N., A. Tishler and J. Zahavi, “A Time Step Equilibrium Model for the Electricity Sector”, in Perspectives on Resource Policy Modeling: Energy and Minerals, R. Amit and M. Avriel (Eds.), Ballinger, 1982.

Tishler, A. and I. Zang, “An Absolute Deviations Curve Fitting Algorithm for Nonlinear Models”, TIMS Studies in the Management Sciences (Vol. 19, pp. 81-103), 1982.

Tishler, A. and I. Zang, “A Maximum Likelihood Method for Piecewise Regression Models with a Continuous Dependent Variable”, Journal of the Royal Statistical Society, Series C (Applied Statistics), 30, 116-124, 1981.

Tishler, A. and I. Zang, “A New Maximum Likelihood Algorithm for Piecewise Regression”, Journal of the American Statistical Association, 76, 980-987, 1981.

Flanders, M.J. and A. Tishler, “The Role of Elasticity Optimism in Choosing an Optimal Currency Basket with Applications”, Journal of International Economics, 11, 395-406, 1981.

Sheshinski, E., A. Tishler and Y. Weiss, “Inflation, Costs of Adjustment and the Amplitude of Real Price Changes: An Empirical Analysis”, in Development in an Inflationary World, M.J. Flanders and A. Razin (Eds.), Academic Press, 1981.

Ginsburgh, V. A. Tishler and I. Zang, “Alternative Estimation Methods for Two-Regime Models: A Mathematical Programming Approach”, European Economic Review, 13, 207-228, 1980.

Flanders, M.J. and A. Tishler, “On the Choice of a Currency Basket”, in Studies in the Israeli Economy, M. Bruno and Z. Zusman (Eds.), The Maurice Falk Institute for Economic Research in Israel, Jerusalem, 1980 (Hebrew).

Tishler, A. and I. Zang, “A Switching Regression Method Using Inequality Conditions”, Journal of Econometrics, 11, 259-274, 1979.

Klein, L.R. and A. Tishler, “Long-Run Projections of the LINK World Trade Model”, in Modelling the International Transmission Mechanism, J.A. Sawyer (Ed.), North-Holland, 1979.

Flanders, M.J. and A. Tishler, “On the Choice of Currency Basket and on the Measurement of Effective Exchange Rate Changes: The Case of Israel”, in Israel - A Developing Society, A. Arian (Ed.), Pinhas Sapir Center for Development, Tel Aviv, 1979.