Sharon Belenzon

Duke University

100 Fuqua Drive

Durham, NC 27708-0204

United States

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1050 Massachusetts Avenue

Cambridge, MA 02138

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Duke Innovation & Entrepreneurship Initiative

215 Morris St., Suite 300

Durham, NC 27701

United States

SCHOLARLY PAPERS

23

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Scholarly Papers (23)

1.

Innovation in Business Groups

Number of pages: 51 Posted: 01 Nov 2007
Sharon Belenzon and Tomer Berkovitz
Duke University and Columbia Business School
Downloads 366 (59,646)
Citation 10

Abstract:

business groups, innovation, internal capital markets

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Married to the Firm? Family Ownership, Performance and Survival in Private Firms

Number of pages: 44 Posted: 17 Nov 2010 Last Revised: 27 Jun 2012
Sharon Belenzon and Rebecca Zarutskie
Duke University and Federal Reserve Board
Downloads 266 (83,495)

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AmaPat - Innovation, Ownership and Financials for European Firms: Data Overview

2007 Kauffman Symposium on Entrepreneurship and Innovation Data
Number of pages: 2 Posted: 18 Oct 2007 Last Revised: 06 Oct 2013
Sharon Belenzon, Tomer Berkovitz and John Van Reenen
Duke University, Columbia Business School and London School of Economics - Centre for Economic Performance (CEP)
Downloads 263 (85,449)
Citation 1

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Business Group Affiliation, Financial Development and Market Structure: Evidence from Europe

Number of pages: 40 Posted: 24 Jan 2008
Sharon Belenzon and Tomer Berkovitz
Duke University and Columbia Business School
Downloads 205 (112,064)
Citation 1

Abstract:

business groups, financial development, internal capital markets

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Knowledge Flow and Sequential Innovation: Implications for Technology Diffusion, R&D and Market Value

Number of pages: 69 Posted: 29 Mar 2006
Sharon Belenzon
Duke University
Downloads 180 (125,431)
Citation 1

Abstract:

market value, patents, R&D and spillovers

Motivation and Sorting in Open Source Software Innovation

LSE STICERD Research Paper No. EI47
Number of pages: 43 Posted: 13 May 2009
Sharon Belenzon and Mark A. Schankerman
Duke University and London School of Economics and Political Science
Downloads 144 (161,471)

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Motivation and Sorting in Open Source Software Innovation

CEPR Discussion Paper No. DP7012
Number of pages: 42 Posted: 18 Dec 2008
Sharon Belenzon and Mark A. Schankerman
Duke University and London School of Economics and Political Science
Downloads 3 (533,926)

Abstract:

incentives, innovation, intrinsic motivation, motivated agents, open source software, reciprocity, reputation

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Downloads 134 (170,650)
Citation 5

Intracompany Governance and Innovation

Number of pages: 86 Posted: 03 Aug 2009 Last Revised: 15 Jun 2014
Sharon Belenzon, Tomer Berkovitz and Patrick Bolton
Duke University, Columbia Business School and Columbia Business School - Department of Economics
Downloads 117 (190,332)
Citation 5

Abstract:

governance, innovation, patents

Intracompany Governance and Innovation

NBER Working Paper No. w15304
Number of pages: 88 Posted: 31 Aug 2009
Sharon Belenzon, Tomer Berkovitz and Patrick Bolton
Duke University, Columbia Business School and Columbia Business School - Department of Economics
Downloads 17 (457,503)
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8.

Management Practices: Presentation

2007 Kauffman Symposium on Entrepreneurship and Innovation Data
Number of pages: 16 Posted: 11 Nov 2007
Sharon Belenzon, Nicholas Bloom and John Van Reenen
Duke University, Stanford University - Department of Economics and London School of Economics - Centre for Economic Performance (CEP)
Downloads 120 (175,809)

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When is a Nexus of Contracts More Firm-Like? Theory and Evidence from Business Groups

Number of pages: 50 Posted: 22 Oct 2009
Sharon Belenzon and Andrea Patacconi
Duke University and University of East Anglia (UEA) - Norwich Business School
Downloads 101 (210,724)

Abstract:

Firm boundaries, diversification, internal structure, ownership, corporate governance, transaction cost economics, business groups

10.

Performance, Firm Size, and the 'Basicness' of Research

Belenzon S, Patacconi A. 2014. How does firm size moderate firms’ ability to benefit from invention? Evidence from patents and scientific publications. European Management Review 11(1): 21-45.,
Number of pages: 56 Posted: 17 Aug 2009 Last Revised: 28 Aug 2016
Andrea Patacconi and Sharon Belenzon
University of East Anglia (UEA) - Norwich Business School and Duke University
Downloads 90 (219,699)

Abstract:

performance, firm size, innovation, patents, scientific publications

Harnessing Success: Determinants of University Technology Licensing Performance

LSE STICERD Research Paper No. EI44
Number of pages: 45 Posted: 11 Jul 2008
Sharon Belenzon and Mark A. Schankerman
Duke University and London School of Economics and Political Science
Downloads 45 (333,235)
Citation 2

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Harnessing Success: Determinants of University Technology Licensing Performance

CEPR Discussion Paper No. DP6120
Number of pages: 44 Posted: 16 May 2008
Sharon Belenzon and Mark A. Schankerman
Duke University and London School of Economics and Political Science
Downloads 2 (540,468)
Citation 2

Abstract:

Incentives, licensing, local development, performance pay, technology transfer, universities

12.

Killing the Golden Goose? The Decline of Science in Corporate R&D

NBER Working Paper No. w20902
Number of pages: 49 Posted: 02 Feb 2015
Ashish Arora, Sharon Belenzon and Andrea Patacconi
Duke University - Fuqua School of Business, Duke University and University of East Anglia (UEA) - Norwich Business School
Downloads 46 (296,796)

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13.

Married to the Firm? A Large-Scale Investigation of the Social Context of Ownership

Number of pages: 52 Posted: 08 Aug 2014
Sharon Belenzon, Andrea Patacconi and Rebecca Zarutskie
Duke University, University of East Anglia (UEA) - Norwich Business School and Federal Reserve Board
Downloads 43 (282,304)

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14.

The Organization of R&D in American Corporations: The Determinants and Consequences of Decentralization

NBER Working Paper No. w17013
Number of pages: 58 Posted: 23 May 2011
Ashish Arora, Sharon Belenzon and Luis A. Rios
Duke University - Fuqua School of Business, Duke University and affiliation not provided to SSRN
Downloads 30 (356,364)

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15.

Management Practices: Audio of Presentation

2007 Kauffman Symposium on Entrepreneurship and Innovation Data
Posted: 15 Nov 2007
Sharon Belenzon, Nicholas Bloom and John Van Reenen
Duke University, Stanford University - Department of Economics and London School of Economics - Centre for Economic Performance (CEP)
Downloads 28 (363,456)

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16.

Spreading the Word: Geography, Policy and University Knowledge Diffusion

CEPR Discussion Paper No. DP8002
Number of pages: 44 Posted: 14 Nov 2010
Sharon Belenzon and Mark A. Schankerman
Duke University and London School of Economics and Political Science
Downloads 3 (509,069)
Citation 4

Abstract:

diffusion, geography, knowledge spillovers, patents, scientific publications, university technology transfer

17.

Cumulative Innovation and Market Value: Evidence from Patent Citations

The Economic Journal, Vol. 122, Issue 559, pp. 265-285, 2012
Number of pages: 21 Posted: 06 Mar 2012
Sharon Belenzon
Duke University
Downloads 1 (522,662)
Citation 1

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18.

Back to Basics: Why Do Firms Invest in Research?

NBER Working Paper No. w23187
Number of pages: 51 Posted: 21 Feb 2017
Ashish Arora, Sharon Belenzon and Lia Sheer
Duke University - Fuqua School of Business, Duke University and Duke University - Fuqua School of Business
Downloads 0 (504,736)

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Reversed Citations and the Localization of Knowledge Spillovers

NBER Working Paper No. w23036
Number of pages: 48 Posted: 17 Jan 2017
Ashish Arora, Sharon Belenzon and Honggi Lee
Duke University - Fuqua School of Business, Duke University and Duke University
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20.

Quitting Time: Manager's Age and the Performance of Closely Held Firms

Duke I&E Research Paper No. 16-12
Number of pages: 45 Posted: 16 Mar 2016
Sharon Belenzon, Anastasiya Shamshur and Rebecca Zarutskie
Duke University, Norwich Business School, University of East Anglia and Federal Reserve Board
Downloads 0 (299,313)

Abstract:

Manager's age, closely held firms, performance, financial development, growth

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Knowledge Sharing in Alliances and Alliance Portfolios

Duke I&E Research Paper No. 16-8
Number of pages: 43 Posted: 23 Jan 2016
Ashish Arora, Sharon Belenzon and Andrea Patacconi
Duke University - Fuqua School of Business, Duke University and University of East Anglia (UEA) - Norwich Business School
Downloads 0 (287,012)

Abstract:

knowledge sharing, learning alliances, knowledge misappropriation, learning races, alliance portfolios

22.

Factor Rigidity, Experimentation, and Entry

Duke I&E Research Paper No. 16-4
Number of pages: 40 Posted: 05 Oct 2015 Last Revised: 30 Jun 2016
Sharon Belenzon and Victor Manuel Bennett
Duke University and Duke University - Fuqua School of Business
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How Does Firm Size Moderate Firms' Ability to Benefit from Invention? Evidence from Patents and Scientific Publications

European Management Review, Vol. 11, Issue 1, pp. 21-45, 2014
Number of pages: 25 Posted: 12 Apr 2014
Sharon Belenzon and Andrea Patacconi
Duke University and University of East Anglia (UEA) - Norwich Business School
Downloads 0 (532,717)

Abstract:

patents, publications, firm size, basic and applied research, productivity, growth