Michael Ewens

California Institute of Technology - Division of the Humanities and Social Sciences

Associate Professor of Finance and Entrepreneurship

1200 East California Blvd.

Pasadena, CA 91125

United States

SCHOLARLY PAPERS

10

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Scholarly Papers (10)

1.

The Price of Diversifiable Risk in Venture Capital and Private Equity

AFA 2003 Washington, DC Meetings
Number of pages: 53 Posted: 30 Nov 2002 Last Revised: 05 Jun 2013
California Institute of Technology - Division of the Humanities and Social Sciences, Columbia Business School - Finance and Economics and Harvard Business School - Entrepreneurial Management Unit
Downloads 2,379 (3,995)
Citation 85

Abstract:

Venture Capital, Idiosyncratic Risk, Principal-agent problem, Private Equity

Is a VC Partnership Greater than the Sum of Its Partners?

Journal of Finance, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 48 Posted: 20 Mar 2012 Last Revised: 12 Jul 2014
Michael Ewens and Matthew Rhodes-Kropf
California Institute of Technology - Division of the Humanities and Social Sciences and Harvard Business School - Entrepreneurial Management Unit
Downloads 262 (97,490)
Citation 4

Abstract:

Venture Capital, Performance Persistence, Theory of the Firm

Is a VC Partnership Greater than the Sum of its Partners?

NBER Working Paper No. w19120
Number of pages: 46 Posted: 18 Jun 2013 Last Revised: 08 Oct 2014
Michael Ewens and Matthew Rhodes-Kropf
California Institute of Technology - Division of the Humanities and Social Sciences and Harvard Business School - Entrepreneurial Management Unit
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Citation 4

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3.

Statistical Discrimination or Prejudice? A Large Sample Field Experiment

Review of Economics and Statistics, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 48 Posted: 23 Apr 2011 Last Revised: 05 Jun 2013
Michael Ewens, Bryan Tomlin and Liang Choon Wang
California Institute of Technology - Division of the Humanities and Social Sciences, Loyola University of Chicago - School of Business Administration - Department of Economics and Monash University - Department of Economics
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Citation 2

Abstract:

discrimination, field experiment, statistical discrimination, housing markets

4.

The Consequences of Entrepreneurial Firm Founding on Innovation

Number of pages: 47 Posted: 10 Jul 2013
Michael Ewens and Christian Fons-Rosen
California Institute of Technology - Division of the Humanities and Social Sciences and Universitat Pompeu Fabra
Downloads 87 (174,727)
Citation 1

Abstract:

entrepreneurship, innovation, spinoffs, venture capital

5.

Managing Performance Signals Through Delay: Evidence from Venture Capital

Management Science, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 53 Posted: 11 Sep 2014 Last Revised: 24 Feb 2017
Indraneel Chakraborty and Michael Ewens
University of Miami and California Institute of Technology - Division of the Humanities and Social Sciences
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Abstract:

venture capital, reputation, financial intermediation, entrepreneurship

6.

The Evolution of the Private Equity Market and the Decline in IPOs

Number of pages: 59 Posted: 15 Aug 2017 Last Revised: 29 Aug 2017
Michael Ewens and Joan Farre-Mensa
California Institute of Technology - Division of the Humanities and Social Sciences and Cornerstone Research
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Abstract:

Initial Public Offerings (IPOs), Venture Capital, Private Equity, Founder Equity, NSMIA

7.

Are Early Stage Investors Biased Against Women?

Number of pages: 49 Posted: 17 Apr 2017 Last Revised: 19 Oct 2017
Michael Ewens and Richard R. Townsend
California Institute of Technology - Division of the Humanities and Social Sciences and University of California, San Diego (UCSD) - Rady School of Management
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Abstract:

gender, entrepreneurship, angel investing, venture capital

8.

Insider Financing and Venture Capital Returns

Stanford University Graduate School of Business Research Paper No. 16-45
Number of pages: 54 Posted: 09 Oct 2016 Last Revised: 04 Nov 2016
California Institute of Technology - Division of the Humanities and Social Sciences, Harvard Business School - Entrepreneurial Management Unit and Stanford University - Graduate School of Business
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Abstract:

venture capital, financial intermediation, hold up, entrepreneurship

9.

Founder Replacement and Startup Performance

Number of pages: 51 Posted: 19 Jan 2016 Last Revised: 22 Jul 2017
Michael Ewens and Matt Marx
California Institute of Technology - Division of the Humanities and Social Sciences and Boston University Questrom School of Business
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Abstract:

Executive turnover, venture capital, financial intermediation, entrepreneurship

10.

Cost of Experimentation and the Evolution of Venture Capital

Harvard Business School Entrepreneurial Management Working Paper No. 15-070, The Journal of Financial Economics (Forthcoming)
Number of pages: 51 Posted: 03 Nov 2015 Last Revised: 21 Mar 2017
Michael Ewens, Ramana Nanda and Matthew Rhodes-Kropf
California Institute of Technology - Division of the Humanities and Social Sciences, Harvard University - Entrepreneurial Management Unit and Harvard Business School - Entrepreneurial Management Unit
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Abstract:

Innovation, Venture Capital, Investing, Abandonment Options