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1.

Anatomy of an Entrepreneur: Family Background and Motivation

Kauffman Foundation Small Research Projects Research
Number of pages: 24 Posted: 09 Jul 2009
Working Paper Series
Center for Entrepreneurship and Research Commercialization, Pratt School of Engineering, University of Southern California, University of Akron and Duke University - Pratt School of Engineering
Downloads 9,228
2.

Peer-to-Peer Rental Markets in the Sharing Economy

NYU Stern School of Business Research Paper (First version March 2015; current version September 2017)
Number of pages: 39 Posted: 08 Mar 2015 Last Revised: 10 Sep 2017
Working Paper Series
Harvard University - Institute for Quantitative Social Sciences and New York University (NYU): Stern School of Business and Center for Urban Science+Progress
Downloads 5,382
3.

America's Loss is the World's Gain: America's New Immigrant Entrepreneurs, Part 4

Number of pages: 24 Posted: 25 Feb 2009 Last Revised: 22 Dec 2013
Working Paper Series
Center for Entrepreneurship and Research Commercialization, Pratt School of Engineering, University of California, Berkeley - School of Information, National Bureau of Economic Research (NBER) and Duke University - Department of Sociology - Director, Center on Globalization, Governance & Competitiveness
Downloads 4,913
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Making of A Successful Entrepreneur: Anatomy of an Entrepreneur Part II

Kauffman Foundation Small Research Projects Research Paper No. 2
Number of pages: 24 Posted: 16 Nov 2009
Working Paper Series
Center for Entrepreneurship and Research Commercialization, Pratt School of Engineering, University of Akron, University of Southern California and Duke University - Pratt School of Engineering
Downloads 3,994
5.

Education and Tech Entrepreneurship

Number of pages: 16 Posted: 30 Apr 2008 Last Revised: 29 Sep 2013
Working Paper Series
Center for Entrepreneurship and Research Commercialization, Pratt School of Engineering, National Bureau of Economic Research (NBER) and Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Behavioral Policy Science (BPS)
Downloads 3,990
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Intellectual Property, the Immigration Backlog, and a Reverse Brain-Drain: America's New Immigrant Entrepreneurs, Part III

Number of pages: 44 Posted: 22 Aug 2007 Last Revised: 23 Feb 2014
Working Paper Series
Center for Entrepreneurship and Research Commercialization, Pratt School of Engineering, New York University (NYU) - Department of Sociology, Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Behavioral Policy Science (BPS), Duke University - Department of Sociology - Director, Center on Globalization, Governance & Competitiveness and National Bureau of Economic Research (NBER)
Downloads 3,798
7.

Getting the Numbers Right: International Engineering Education in the United States, China, and India

Journal of Engineering Education, Vol. 97, No. 1, pp. 13-25, 2008
Number of pages: 13 Posted: 09 Jan 2008 Last Revised: 05 Jun 2008
Accepted Paper Series
Duke University - Department of Sociology - Director, Center on Globalization, Governance & Competitiveness, Center for Entrepreneurship and Research Commercialization, Pratt School of Engineering, Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Behavioral Policy Science (BPS) and Duke University - Department of Sociology
Downloads 3,789
8.

How the Disciple Became the Guru

Number of pages: 81 Posted: 23 Jul 2008 Last Revised: 19 Aug 2008
Working Paper Series
Center for Entrepreneurship and Research Commercialization, Pratt School of Engineering, Harvard University and Duke University - Department of Sociology - Director, Center on Globalization, Governance & Competitiveness
Downloads 3,679
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Education, Entrepreneurship and Immigration: America's New Immigrant Entrepreneurs, Part II

Number of pages: 32 Posted: 11 Jun 2007
Working Paper Series
Center for Entrepreneurship and Research Commercialization, Pratt School of Engineering, Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Behavioral Policy Science (BPS), University of California, Berkeley - School of Information and Duke University - Department of Sociology - Director, Center on Globalization, Governance & Competitiveness
Downloads 2,762
10.

Skilled Immigration and Economic Growth

Applied Research in Economic Development, Vol. 5, No. 1, pp. 6-14, 2008
Number of pages: 9 Posted: 06 Jun 2008
Accepted Paper Series
Center for Entrepreneurship and Research Commercialization, Pratt School of Engineering, University of California, Berkeley - School of Information, Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Behavioral Policy Science (BPS) and Duke University - Department of Sociology - Director, Center on Globalization, Governance & Competitiveness
Downloads 2,522
11.

Returns to Angel Investors in Groups

Number of pages: 16 Posted: 14 Nov 2007 Last Revised: 23 Feb 2014
Working Paper Series
Willamette University - Atkinson Graduate School of Management and University of Washington - Center for Innovation and Entrepreneurship
Downloads 2,492
12.

Cyclicality, Performance Measurement, and Cash Flow Liquidity in Private Equity

Journal of Financial Economics (JFE), Forthcoming, Charles A. Dice Center Working Paper No. 2010-021, Fisher College of Business Working Paper No. 2010-03-021
Number of pages: 53 Posted: 28 Dec 2010 Last Revised: 19 Dec 2015
Accepted Paper Series
Fuqua School of Business, Duke University and Vanderbilt University - Finance

Multiple version iconThere are 2 versions of this paper

Downloads 2,346
13.

Quality Management and Job Quality: How the ISO 9001 Standard for Quality Management Systems Affects Employees and Employers

Harvard Business School Technology & Operations Mgt. Unit Research Paper No. 09-018, Management Science, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 46 Posted: 20 Aug 2008 Last Revised: 14 Jun 2014
Working Paper Series
University of California, Berkeley - Economic Analysis & Policy Group and Harvard Business School
Downloads 2,121
14.

The Grass is Indeed Greener in India and China for Returnee Entrepreneurs: America's New Immigrant Entrepreneurs – Part VI

Number of pages: 24 Posted: 28 Apr 2011 Last Revised: 20 Feb 2014
Working Paper Series
Center for Entrepreneurship and Research Commercialization, Pratt School of Engineering, Duke University - Center on Globalization, Governance, & Competitiveness, University of California, Berkeley - School of Information, Duke University - Department of Sociology - Director, Center on Globalization, Governance & Competitiveness and Harvard Kennedy School
Downloads 1,638
15.

Gender Dynamics in Crowdfunding (Kickstarter): Evidence on Entrepreneurs, Investors, Deals and Taste-Based Discrimination

Number of pages: 64 Posted: 29 May 2014 Last Revised: 21 Jul 2016
Working Paper Series
Hebrew University of Jerusalem - Jerusalem School of Business Administration, University of Colorado at Boulder and Hebrew University of Jerusalem - Department of Finance
Downloads 1,520
16.

Kauffman Index of Entrepreneurial Activity, 1996-2006

Number of pages: 24 Posted: 23 May 2007
Working Paper Series
University of California, Santa Cruz - Department of Economics
Downloads 1,393
17.

Monitoring Managers: Does it Matter?

Journal of Finance, Forthcoming, ECGI - Finance Working Paper No. 271/2010
Number of pages: 63 Posted: 18 Nov 2009 Last Revised: 13 Jan 2015
Accepted Paper Series
London Business School, European Bank for Reconstruction and Development (EBRD) and New York University (NYU) - Department of Finance

Multiple version iconThere are 5 versions of this paper

Downloads 1,379
18.

The Capital Structure Decisions of New Firms

Number of pages: 34 Posted: 20 Feb 2009
Working Paper Series
University of Colorado at Boulder and Fuqua School of Business, Duke University

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Downloads 1,372
19.

Networking as a Barrier to Entry and the Competitive Supply of Venture Capital

Journal of Finance, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 46 Posted: 12 Aug 2006 Last Revised: 29 Oct 2014
Accepted Paper Series
New York University (NYU) - Department of Finance, National Bureau of Economic Research (NBER) and AQR Capital Management, LLC

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Downloads 1,180
20.

Work-Life Balance, Management Practices and Productivity

Number of pages: 46 Posted: 06 Sep 2007
Working Paper Series
Stanford University - Department of Economics, Ludwig Maximilian University of Munich - Faculty of Business Administration (Munich School of Management) and London School of Economics - Centre for Economic Performance (CEP)

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Downloads 1,143
21.

Predicting the Next Big Thing: Success as a Signal of Poor Judgment

Management Science, Vol. 56, No. 10, pp. 1653-1667, 2010
Number of pages: 38 Posted: 07 Jun 2010 Last Revised: 08 Jan 2015
Accepted Paper Series
Independent and New York University (NYU) - Department of Management and Organizational Behavior
Downloads 1,132
22.

What is Law? A Coordination Account of the Characteristics of Legal Order

The Journal of Legal Analysis, Vol 4
Number of pages: 44 Posted: 11 Nov 2010 Last Revised: 12 Nov 2013
Accepted Paper Series
USC Law School and Department of Economics and Stanford University, Department of Political Science
Downloads 1,026
23.

The Process of Creative Construction: Knowledge Spillovers, Entrepreneurship and Economic Growth

Strategic Entrepreneurship Journal, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 46 Posted: 07 Nov 2007
Accepted Paper Series
University of Maryland - Robert H. Smith School of Business, Indiana University - Institute for Development Strategies and University of Central Florida - College of Business Administration
Downloads 921
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Sources of Funds and Investment Activities of Venture Capital Funds: Evidence from Germany, Israel, Japan and the UK

Number of pages: 39 Posted: 24 Apr 2002
Working Paper Series
University of Oxford - Said Business School, Ghent University-Universiteit Gent - Centre for Russian International Socio-Political and Economic Studies (CERISE) and Hebrew University of Jerusalem - Jerusalem School of Business Administration

Multiple version iconThere are 3 versions of this paper

Downloads 918
25.

U.S.-Based Global Intellectual Property Creation: An Analysis

Kauffman Foundation Small Research Projects Research Paper Series
Number of pages: 20 Posted: 05 Nov 2007
Working Paper Series
Center for Entrepreneurship and Research Commercialization, Pratt School of Engineering, Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Behavioral Policy Science (BPS), Commonwealth of Virginia, Duke University - Pratt School of Engineering and Ewing Marion Kauffman Foundation
Downloads 714
26.

Coordinating Supply and Demand on an On-Demand Platform: Price, Wage, and Payout Ratio

Number of pages: 52 Posted: 30 Aug 2016
Working Paper Series
UCLA Anderson School, University of California, Irvine - Paul Merage School of Business, University of California, Irvine - Paul Merage School of Business, Zhejiang University and Singapore Management University
Downloads 690
27.

Buy Local? The Geography of Successful and Unsuccessful Venture Capital Expansion

Harvard Business School Finance Working Paper No. 1420371
Number of pages: 41 Posted: 16 Jun 2009
Working Paper Series
Harvard Business School, Harvard Business School - Finance Unit, Federal Reserve Bank of New York and Harvard Business School - Finance Unit

Multiple version iconThere are 2 versions of this paper

Downloads 632
28.

Informational Hold-Up and Performance Persistence in Venture Capital

EFA 2009 Bergen Meetings Paper
Number of pages: 83 Posted: 01 Sep 2008 Last Revised: 29 Oct 2014
Working Paper Series
National Bureau of Economic Research (NBER), New York University (NYU) - Department of Finance and National Bureau of Economic Research (NBER)

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Downloads 583
29.

Product Market Characteristics and the Choice between IPOs and Acquisitions

Journal of Financial and Quantitative Analysis (JFQA), Forthcoming
Number of pages: 73 Posted: 13 Jan 2010 Last Revised: 18 Nov 2016
Accepted Paper Series
Boston College - Carroll School of Management, University of Georgia - Department of Finance, Oregon State University and Brandeis University - International Business School
Downloads 547
30.

High Growth Entrepreneurs, Public Policies and Economic Growth

Jena Economic Research Paper No. 2007-019, Hudson Institute Research Paper No. 08-02
Number of pages: 28 Posted: 05 Oct 2007 Last Revised: 29 Sep 2013
Working Paper Series
Utrecht University - Utrecht University School of Economics, EIM Netherlands - Business and Policy Research, Erasmus University Rotterdam (EUR) - Erasmus School of Economics (ESE) and Max Planck Society for the Advancement of the Sciences - Max Planck Institute for Economics
Downloads 532
31.

Legal Infrastructure and the New Economy

I/S: A Journal of Law and Policy for the Information Society, Vol. 8, No. 1, 2012, USC CLEO Research Paper No. C10-7, USC Law Legal Studies Paper No. 10-8
Number of pages: 59 Posted: 11 Mar 2010 Last Revised: 23 Dec 2013
Accepted Paper Series
USC Law School and Department of Economics
Downloads 522
32.

Analysis of Small-Business Viability in Urban Minority Communities

Number of pages: 37 Posted: 24 Jan 2012 Last Revised: 04 Feb 2013
Working Paper Series
Wayne State University - College of Urban, Labor, & Metropolitan Affairs and University of Colorado at Boulder
Downloads 486
33.

Collaborative Advantage: Globalization of Innovation and Engineering

Issues in Science and Technology, Winter 2006
Number of pages: 9 Posted: 05 Apr 2006
Accepted Paper Series
Case Western Reserve University - Department of Marketing and Policy Studies and Rutgers University
Downloads 411
34.

Agricultural Entrepreneurs: The First and the Forgotten?

Hudson Institute Research Paper No. 07-01
Number of pages: 35 Posted: 10 Oct 2007
Working Paper Series
Cornell University - Department of Economics and Cornell University
Downloads 396
35.

Rational Reasonableness: Toward a Positive Theory of Public Reason

Law & Ethics of Human Rights Vol 6, 2012, USC CLEO Research Paper No. C11-3, USC Law Legal Studies Paper No. 11-8
Number of pages: 42 Posted: 22 Mar 2011 Last Revised: 12 Nov 2013
Accepted Paper Series
USC Law School and Department of Economics and Princeton University, Politics and Human Values
Downloads 377
36.

Schumpeterian Policy Makers: Pro-Active Policies for Innovative Entrepreneurship

Hudson Institute Research Paper No. 07-04
Number of pages: 18 Posted: 20 Nov 2007 Last Revised: 24 Jun 2009
Working Paper Series
Oxford Internet Institute
Downloads 372
37.

Can Do: Training Lawyers to Be Effective Counselors to Entrepreneurs - Report to the Ewing Marion Kauffman Foundation

Number of pages: 58 Posted: 09 Jul 2008 Last Revised: 03 Mar 2009
Working Paper Series
University of Missouri at Kansas City - School of Law
Downloads 369
38.

Resource Accumulation Through Economic Ties: Evidence from Venture Capital

Number of pages: 49 Posted: 31 May 2011 Last Revised: 05 Feb 2016
Working Paper Series
National Bureau of Economic Research (NBER), Arizona State University (ASU) - Finance Department and University of Washington

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Downloads 341
39.

Crowdfunding Success of Tourism Projects - Evidence from Switzerland.

Number of pages: 6 Posted: 09 Nov 2014 Last Revised: 29 Feb 2016
Working Paper Series
University of Applied Sciences HTW Chur - Swiss Institute for Entrepreneurship (SIFE) and University of Applied Sciences HTW Chur - Swiss Institute for Entrepreneurship
Downloads 336
40.

Industry and Startup Experience on Entrepreneur Forecast Performance in New Firms

Number of pages: 44 Posted: 24 Dec 2010 Last Revised: 04 Oct 2013
Working Paper Series
INSEAD

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Downloads 335
41.

Reputations for Toughness in Patent Enforcement: Implications for Knowledge Spillovers via Inventor Mobility

Number of pages: 46 Posted: 16 Jan 2008
Working Paper Series
University of Maryland - Robert H. Smith School of Business, University of Wisconsin - Madison - Department of Management and Human Resources and Boston University - Questrom School of Business
Downloads 331
42.

State Governments as Financiers of Technology Startups: Implications for Firm Performance

Number of pages: 42 Posted: 16 May 2012 Last Revised: 07 Dec 2015
Working Paper Series
University of Hong Kong - Faculty of Business and Economics and Boston University - Questrom School of Business
Downloads 315
43.

The Emergence of the Entrepreneurial Society

Hudson Institute Research Paper No. 07-03, Indiana University, Bloomington: School of Public & Environmental Affairs Research Paper No. 2008-02-01
Number of pages: 35 Posted: 06 Feb 2008 Last Revised: 05 May 2012
Working Paper Series
Indiana University - Institute for Development Strategies
Downloads 313
44.

Do Households Benefit from Financial Deregulation and Innovation? The Case of the Mortgage Market

Federal Reserve Bank of Boston Research Paper Series Public Policy Discussion Paper No. 06-6, Hudson Institute Research Paper No. 06-07
Number of pages: 59 Posted: 03 Oct 2006 Last Revised: 06 Aug 2008
Working Paper Series
Federal Reserve Bank of Atlanta, Princeton University - Department of Economics and Federal Reserve Bank of Boston - Research Department

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Downloads 301
45.

Access to Financial Capital Among U.S. Businesses: The Case of African-American Firms

US Census Bureau Center for Economic Studies Paper No. CES-WP-06-33
Number of pages: 36 Posted: 11 Nov 2007
Working Paper Series
University of California, Santa Cruz - Department of Economics and University of Colorado at Boulder
Downloads 300
46.

Venture Capital Investment in Minority Business

Number of pages: 37 Posted: 20 Sep 2005
Working Paper Series
University of Washington - Department of Finance and Business Economics and Wayne State University - College of Urban, Labor, & Metropolitan Affairs
Downloads 299
47.

Inside or Outside the IP-System? Business Creation in Academia

Research Policy, Vol. 39, pp. 1060–1069, 2010,
Number of pages: 10 Posted: 12 Nov 2009 Last Revised: 20 Dec 2013
Accepted Paper Series
University of Bologna - Department of Management, University of Toronto - Strategic Management and Case Western Reserve University - Department of Economics
Downloads 288
48.

Where Does Entrepreneurship Pay?

Number of pages: 60 Posted: 20 Oct 2007
Working Paper Series
Carnegie Mellon University - Department of Social and Decision Sciences and University of Chicago - Department of Economics
Downloads 283
49.

How Venture Capital Became a Component of the U.S. National System of Innovation

Number of pages: 72 Posted: 20 May 2011
Working Paper Series
University of California, Davis - Department of Human & Community Development
Downloads 277
50.

Scaffolding: Using Formal Contracts to Build Informal Relations in Support of Innovation

USC CLASS Research Paper No. C12-3, USC Law Legal Studies Paper No. 12-6
Number of pages: 63 Posted: 14 Jan 2012 Last Revised: 27 Feb 2015
Accepted Paper Series
University of Southern California - School of International Relations and USC Law School and Department of Economics
Downloads 275