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1.

Corporate Governance and Equity Prices

Quarterly Journal of Economics, Vol. 118, No. 1, pp. 107-155, February 2003
Number of pages: 67 Posted: 12 Sep 2001
Working Paper Series
Harvard Business School - Finance Unit, Stanford Graduate School of Business and Yale School of Management

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Downloads 24,444
2.

Venture Capital and Private Equity: A Course Overview

Number of pages: 48 Posted: 23 Apr 1998
Working Paper Series
Harvard Business School - Finance Unit
Downloads 15,556
3.

Venture Capital and Private Equity: A Course Overview (2001 Update)

Number of pages: 36 Posted: 19 Aug 2001
Working Paper Series
Harvard Business School - Finance Unit
Downloads 4,769
4.

When Does Leadership Matter? The Contingent Opportunities View of CEO Leadership

Strategy Unit Working Paper No. 02-04; Harvard Business School Working Paper No. 01-063
Number of pages: 46 Posted: 13 Aug 2001
Working Paper Series
University of Southern California - Lloyd Greif Center for Entrepreneurial Studies, Harvard Business School and Harvard University - Strategy Unit
Downloads 4,359
5.

What Drives Venture Capital Fundraising?

Number of pages: 48 Posted: 08 Feb 1998
Working Paper Series
Harvard Business School - Finance Unit and Harvard Business School - Finance Unit

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Downloads 3,833
6.

Opening Platforms: How, When and Why?

This paper has been published under the same title as Chapter 6 in Platforms, Markets & Innovation (ed. Gawer, 2009) pp 131-162, Harvard Business School Entrepreneurial Management Working Paper No. 09-030
Number of pages: 29 Posted: 07 Sep 2008 Last Revised: 12 Jun 2014
Accepted Paper Series
Harvard University - Entrepreneurial Management Unit, Dartmouth College and Boston University – Questrom School of Business
Downloads 3,776
7.

Boom and Bust in the Venture Capital Industry and the Impact on Innovation

Harvard NOM Working Paper No. 03-13
Number of pages: 29 Posted: 15 Jan 2003
Working Paper Series
Harvard Business School - Finance Unit
Downloads 3,574
8.

Extreme Governance: An Analysis of Dual-Class Companies in the United States

AFA 2005 Philadelphia Meetings, Rodney L. White Center for Financial Research Working Paper No. 12-04, Rock Center for Corporate Governance Working Paper No. 39
Number of pages: 61 Posted: 08 Jul 2004 Last Revised: 29 Sep 2009
Working Paper Series
Harvard Business School - Finance Unit, Stanford Graduate School of Business and Yale School of Management
Downloads 3,497
9.

Institutional Investors and Equity Prices

Quarterly Journal of Economics, Vol. 116, No. 1, pp. 229-259, February 2001
Number of pages: 42 Posted: 01 Jun 1998
Accepted Paper Series
Harvard Business School - Finance Unit and Yale School of Management

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Downloads 3,473
10.

Money Chasing Deals?: The Impact of Fund Inflows on Private Equity Valuations

Number of pages: 57 Posted: 08 Feb 1998
Working Paper Series
Harvard Business School - Finance Unit and Harvard Business School - Finance Unit
Downloads 3,206
11.

Platform Envelopment

Forthcoming 2011, Strategic Management Journal, Harvard Business School Entrepreneurial Management Working Paper No. 07-104
Number of pages: 23 Posted: 28 Jun 2007 Last Revised: 27 Aug 2013
Working Paper Series
Harvard University - Entrepreneurial Management Unit, Dartmouth College and Boston University – Questrom School of Business
Downloads 2,430
12.

What Is a Patent Worth? Evidence from the U.S. Patent 'Lottery'

USPTO Economic Working Paper 2015-5
Number of pages: 57 Posted: 17 Dec 2015 Last Revised: 15 Mar 2017
Working Paper Series
Cornerstone Research, New York University (NYU) - Leonard N. Stern School of Business and New York University (NYU) - Department of Finance

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Downloads 2,403
13.

Insider Trading Subsequent to Initial Public Offerings: Evidence from Expirations of Lock-Up Provisions

Number of pages: 53 Posted: 08 Feb 2000
Working Paper Series
Duke University - Fuqua School of Business and Harvard Business School - Finance Unit
Downloads 2,348
14.

Payout Policy

Ross School of Business Paper No. 1227
Number of pages: 119 Posted: 25 Feb 2014 Last Revised: 19 Nov 2016
Working Paper Series
Cornerstone Research, Cornell University - Cornell Tech NYC and University of Michigan, Stephen M. Ross School of Business

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Downloads 2,329
15.

What Do Private Equity Firms Say They Do?

Harvard Business School Finance Working Paper No. 15-081, Harvard Business School Entrepreneurial Management Working Paper No. 15-081
Number of pages: 66 Posted: 01 May 2015
Working Paper Series
Harvard Business School - Finance Unit, University of Chicago - Booth School of Business and Georgetown University - McDonough School of Business

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Downloads 2,198
16.

The Determinants of Board Structure at the Initial Public Offering

Number of pages: 43 Posted: 24 Jul 2000 Last Revised: 22 Jan 2009
Working Paper Series
Harvard Business School and Harvard Business School - Finance Unit

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Downloads 2,080
17.

Executive Ownership and Control in Newly Public Firms: The Role of Venture Capitalists

Number of pages: 39 Posted: 06 Jun 1999 Last Revised: 13 Jan 2009
Working Paper Series
Harvard Business School and Harvard Business School - Finance Unit
Downloads 1,939
18.

The Illiquidity Puzzle: Theory and Evidence from Private Equity

Harvard NOM Working Paper No. 02-24; MIT Sloan Working Paper No. 4378-02, HBS Finance Working Paper No. 03-038
Number of pages: 44 Posted: 20 Aug 2002
Working Paper Series
Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Sloan School of Management and Harvard Business School - Finance Unit

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Downloads 1,828
19.

Financing Payouts

Ross School of Business Paper No. 1263
Number of pages: 73 Posted: 09 Dec 2014 Last Revised: 12 Apr 2017
Working Paper Series
Cornerstone Research, Cornell University - Cornell Tech NYC and University of Michigan, Stephen M. Ross School of Business
Downloads 1,652
20.

Does Venture Capital Spur Innovation?

Number of pages: 68 Posted: 29 Sep 1998
Working Paper Series
University of Chicago - Department of Economics and Harvard Business School - Finance Unit

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Downloads 1,622
21.

The Role of Venture Capitalists in the Acquisition of Private Companies

AFA 2008 New Orleans Meetings Paper
Number of pages: 51 Posted: 23 Feb 2007
Working Paper Series
Harvard Business School - Finance Unit and University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign - Department of Finance
Downloads 1,611
22.

The Simple Economics of Open Source

HBS Finance Working Paper No. 00-059
Number of pages: 39 Posted: 27 Apr 2000
Working Paper Series
University of Toulouse 1 - Industrial Economic Institute (IDEI) and Harvard Business School - Finance Unit

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Downloads 1,585
23.

The Benefits of Selective Disclosure: Evidence from Private Firms

Harvard Business School Working Papers
Number of pages: 75 Posted: 06 Dec 2010 Last Revised: 22 Mar 2017
Working Paper Series
Cornerstone Research
Downloads 1,569
24.

Combining Banking with Private Equity Investing

AFA 2011 Denver Meetings Paper, Harvard Business School Finance Working Paper No. 10-106, Review of Financial Studies, 26 (9), 2137-2173, 2013
Number of pages: 47 Posted: 18 Mar 2010 Last Revised: 15 Feb 2018
Accepted Paper Series
INSEAD - Finance, Harvard University and Harvard Business School - Finance Unit
Downloads 1,527
25.

Conflict of Interest and Reputation in the Issuance of Public Securities: Evidence from Venture Capital

Number of pages: 46 Posted: 08 Feb 1998
Working Paper Series
Harvard Business School - Finance Unit and Harvard Business School - Finance Unit

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Downloads 1,507
26.

Private Equity and Industry Performance

Harvard Business School Entrepreneurial Management Working Paper No. 10-045, AFA 2011 Denver Meetings Paper
Number of pages: 49 Posted: 18 Dec 2009 Last Revised: 29 Aug 2011
Working Paper Series
Stanford Graduate School of Business, Harvard Business School - Finance Unit, Copenhagen Business School and Swedish House of Finance

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Downloads 1,455
27.

Private Equity and Long-Run Investment: The Case of Innovation

EFA 2009 Bergen Meetings Paper
Number of pages: 49 Posted: 17 Feb 2008 Last Revised: 25 Oct 2014
Working Paper Series
Copenhagen Business School, Swedish House of Finance and Harvard Business School - Finance Unit

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Downloads 1,420
28.

The Economics of Technology Sharing: Open Source and Beyond

Harvard NOM Working Paper No. 04-35
Number of pages: 43 Posted: 17 Nov 2004
Working Paper Series
University of Toulouse 1 - Industrial Economic Institute (IDEI) and Harvard Business School - Finance Unit

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Downloads 1,348
29.

Financing Innovation

Harvard Business School Entrepreneurial Management Working Paper No. 15-034
Number of pages: 24 Posted: 06 Nov 2014
Working Paper Series
Harvard University - Entrepreneurial Management Unit and Harvard University - Entrepreneurial Management Unit

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Downloads 1,326
30.

Large Blocks of Stock: Prevalence, Size, and Measurement

Journal of Corporate Finance, pp. 594-618, June 2006
Number of pages: 29 Posted: 19 Jul 2004
Accepted Paper Series
Washington University in St. Louis - John M. Olin Business School, Ecole Polytechnique Fédérale de Lausanne, Harvard Business School - Finance Unit and Yale School of Management

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Downloads 1,280
31.

Institutions, Capital Constraints and Entrepreneurial Firm Dynamics: Evidence from Europe

Harvard NOM Working Paper No. 03-59
Number of pages: 39 Posted: 12 Jan 2004
Working Paper Series
Harvard Business School - Finance Unit, Harvard Business School - Finance Unit and Harvard Business School - Finance Unit

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Downloads 1,229
32.

Syndication Networks and the Spatial Distribution of Venture Capital Investments

Number of pages: 49 Posted: 11 Apr 2000
Working Paper Series
Yale School of Management and University of California, Berkeley - Haas School of Business
Downloads 1,202
33.

Smart Institutions, Foolish Choices?: The Limited Partner Performance Puzzle

MIT Sloan Research Paper No. 4523-05, AFA 2006 Boston Meetings Paper
Number of pages: 66 Posted: 31 Jan 2005
Working Paper Series
Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Sloan School of Management, The Chinese University of Hong Kong (CUHK) and Harvard Business School - Finance Unit

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Downloads 1,163
34.

Entrepreneurship and Urban Success: Toward a Policy Consensus

Number of pages: 27 Posted: 28 Feb 2008 Last Revised: 28 Sep 2014
Working Paper Series
Schar School of Policy and Government, Harvard University - Department of Economics, Council on Foreign Relations (CFR) - Council on Foreign Relations- Washington D.C., Harvard University - Technology & Operations Management Unit, Pennsylvania State University - The Northeastern Regional Center for Rural Development, Harvard University - Entrepreneurial Management Unit, Carnegie Mellon University - David A. Tepper School of Business, Syracuse University - Department of Economics, Yale School of Management and University of Toronto - Rotman School of Management
Downloads 1,085
35.

Efficient Patent Pools

Number of pages: 45 Posted: 25 Sep 2002
Working Paper Series
University of Toulouse 1 - Industrial Economic Institute (IDEI) and Harvard Business School - Finance Unit

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Downloads 1,070
36.

Network Effects in the Governance of Strategic Alliances in Biotechnology

EFA 0489
Number of pages: 56 Posted: 16 Mar 2000
Working Paper Series
Fuqua School of Business, Duke University and University of California, Berkeley - Haas School of Business
Downloads 1,066
37.

Who Underreacts to Cash-Flow News? Evidence from Trading between Individuals and Institutions

HBS Finance Working Paper No. 01-085
Number of pages: 45 Posted: 25 May 2001
Accepted Paper Series
Harvard Business School - Finance Unit, Harvard Business School - Finance Unit and Arrowstreet Capital, LP

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Downloads 1,052
38.

The Government as Venture Capitalist: The Long-Run Impact of the Sbir Program

Number of pages: 49 Posted: 25 Nov 1996
Working Paper Series
Harvard Business School - Finance Unit

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Downloads 1,047
39.

Financing Constraints and Entrepreneurship

Harvard Business School Entrepreneurial Management Working Paper No. 10-013
Number of pages: 21 Posted: 20 Aug 2009 Last Revised: 13 Jan 2015
Working Paper Series
Harvard University - Entrepreneurial Management Unit and Harvard University - Entrepreneurial Management Unit

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Downloads 1,036
40.

Transaction Structures in the Developing World: Evidence from Private Equity

MIT Sloan Working Paper No. 4468-04
Number of pages: 51 Posted: 01 Mar 2004
Working Paper Series
Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Sloan School of Management and Harvard Business School - Finance Unit

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Downloads 975
41.

Founder-Ceo Succession and the Paradox of Entrepreneurial Success

Harvard NOM Research Paper No. 01-02
Number of pages: 45 Posted: 13 Apr 2001
Working Paper Series
University of Southern California - Lloyd Greif Center for Entrepreneurial Studies
Downloads 947
42.

Financial Contracting in Biotech Strategic Alliances

Columbia University Working Paper
Number of pages: 52 Posted: 02 Oct 2002
Working Paper Series
Fuqua School of Business, Duke University and University of California, Berkeley - Haas School of Business
Downloads 843
43.

Did Microsoft Deter Software Innovation?

Number of pages: 42 Posted: 28 May 2001
Working Paper Series
Harvard Business School - Finance Unit
Downloads 829
44.

The American CEO in the Twentieth Century: Demography and Career Path

Harvard NOM Working Paper No. 03-21; Harvard Business School Working Paper No. 03-097
Number of pages: 76 Posted: 26 Feb 2003
Working Paper Series
Harvard University - Entrepreneurial Management Unit, Harvard Business School and Center for International Private Enterprise
Downloads 783
45.

The Accidental Entrepreneur: The Emergent and Collective Process of User Entrepreneurship

Strategic Entrepreneurship Journal, Vol. 1, pp. 123-140, Harvard Business School Entrepreneurial Management Working Paper No. 04-054
Number of pages: 43 Posted: 02 Nov 2007 Last Revised: 03 Sep 2013
Working Paper Series
University of Washington and Boston College
Downloads 753
46.

Venture Capital Investment in the Clean Energy Sector

Harvard Business School Entrepreneurial Management Working Paper No. 11-020
Number of pages: 22 Posted: 02 Sep 2010
Working Paper Series
Harvard University - Entrepreneurial Management Unit and Harvard University - Entrepreneurial Management Unit
Downloads 746
47.

Cooperative Marketing Agreements between Competitors: Evidence from Patent Pools

Harvard NOM Working Paper No. 03-25
Number of pages: 49 Posted: 02 May 2003
Working Paper Series
Harvard Business School, University of Toulouse 1 - Industrial Economic Institute (IDEI) and Harvard Business School - Finance Unit

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Downloads 733
48.

Workplace Peers and Entrepreneurship

Harvard Business School Entrepreneurial Management Working Paper No. 08-051
Number of pages: 31 Posted: 17 Jan 2008 Last Revised: 13 Mar 2010
Working Paper Series
Harvard University - Entrepreneurial Management Unit and Stanford Graduate School of Business
Downloads 695
49.

The Rules of Standard Setting Organizations: An Empirical Analysis

Harvard NOM Working Paper No. 05-05
Number of pages: 34 Posted: 09 Feb 2005
Working Paper Series
Shanghai University of Finance and Economics, University of Toulouse 1 - Industrial Economic Institute (IDEI) and Harvard Business School - Finance Unit

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Downloads 672
50.

The Equity in Equity Issuances

Number of pages: 48 Posted: 13 Nov 1998
Working Paper Series
Duke University - Fuqua School of Business, University of Pennsylvania - The Wharton School, Finance Department and Harvard Business School - Finance Unit
Downloads 657