Samuele Murtinu

University of Groningen

Associate Professor

Postbus 72

9700 AB Groningen

Netherlands

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Scholarly Papers (26)

1.

The Impact of Venture Capital on the Productivity Growth of European Entrepreneurial Firms: 'Screening' or 'Value added' Effect?

Journal of Business Venturing, 2013, Vol. 28, No. 4, pp. 489-510.
Number of pages: 75 Posted: 09 Nov 2010 Last Revised: 10 Nov 2014
Annalisa Croce, José Martí and Samuele Murtinu
Polytechnic University of Milan - Dipartimento di Economia e Produzione, Complutense University of Madrid - Departamento de Economia Financiera and University of Groningen
Downloads 368 (49,301)
Citation 8

Abstract:

venture capital, entrepreneurial firms, productivity, screening, value added, imprinting effect

2.

Government, Venture Capital and the Growth of European High-Tech Entrepreneurial Firms

Research Policy 43(9), 1523-1543.
Number of pages: 55 Posted: 26 May 2012 Last Revised: 02 Sep 2014
Luca Grilli and Samuele Murtinu
Politecnico di Milano and University of Groningen
Downloads 226 (85,969)
Citation 3

Abstract:

Governmental venture capital, Firm growth, High-tech entrepreneurship, Public policy, Syndication

3.

Venture Capital Enters Academia: An Analysis of University-Managed Funds

Journal of Technology Transfer, 39(5), 688-715.
Number of pages: 41 Posted: 08 Jan 2013 Last Revised: 11 Sep 2014
Annalisa Croce, Luca Grilli and Samuele Murtinu
Polytechnic University of Milan - Dipartimento di Economia e Produzione, Politecnico di Milano and University of Groningen
Downloads 202 (116,931)

Abstract:

university-managed funds, university, venture capital and private equity, technology transfer, third mission, fund performance

4.

Ownership Structure, Horizontal Agency Costs and the Performance of High-Tech Entrepreneurial Firms

Small Business Economics 42(2), 265-282
Number of pages: 34 Posted: 22 Oct 2010 Last Revised: 02 Feb 2014
Massimo G. Colombo, Annalisa Croce and Samuele Murtinu
Politecnico di Milano, Polytechnic University of Milan - Dipartimento di Economia e Produzione and University of Groningen
Downloads 181 (109,618)
Citation 2

Abstract:

horizontal agency costs, high-tech entrepreneurial firms, productivity, ownership structure, bank debt

5.

Econometric Evaluation of Public Policies for Science and Innovation: A Brief Guide to Practice

POLICIES FOR SCIENCE AND INNOVATION: DESIGH AND EVALUATION, pp. 60-75, M.G. Colombo, L. Grilli, L. Piscitello and C. Rossi Lamastra, eds., Elgar
Number of pages: 25 Posted: 08 Nov 2010 Last Revised: 30 Jun 2012
Luca Grilli and Samuele Murtinu
Politecnico di Milano and University of Groningen
Downloads 106 (196,893)
Citation 2

Abstract:

R&D Public Subsidies, Endogeneity, Selection Bias

6.

Venture Capital Investments in Europe and Firm Productivity: Independent versus Corporate Investors

Number of pages: 32 Posted: 26 Jan 2014
Massimo G. Colombo and Samuele Murtinu
Politecnico di Milano and University of Groningen
Downloads 101 (176,466)

Abstract:

independent venture capital, corporate venture capital, high-tech entrepreneurial firms, total factor productivity, syndication

The Imprinting of Founders’ Human Capital on Entrepreneurial Venture Growth: Evidence from New Technology-Based Firms

Melbourne Institute Working Paper No. 14/13
Number of pages: 44 Posted: 05 Apr 2013 Last Revised: 20 Jun 2014
Luca Grilli, Paul H. Jensen and Samuele Murtinu
Politecnico di Milano, University of Melbourne - Melbourne Institute of Applied Economic and Social Research and University of Groningen
Downloads 98 (230,563)

Abstract:

Entrepreneurial ventures, imprinting effect, entrepreneurs’ human capital, firm growth, new technology-based firms

The Imprinting of Founders’ Human Capital on Entrepreneurial Venture Growth: Evidence from New Technology-Based Firms

Posted: 24 Jun 2014
Luca Grilli, Paul H. Jensen and Samuele Murtinu
Politecnico di Milano, University of Melbourne - Melbourne Institute of Applied Economic and Social Research and University of Groningen

Abstract:

entrepreneurial ventures, imprinting effect, entrepreneurs’ human capital, firm growth, new technology-based firms

8.

Governmental and Independent Venture Capital Investments in Europe: A Firm-Level Performance Analysis

Journal of Corporate Finance, 42, pp. 439-459 (2017).
Number of pages: 54 Posted: 17 Jul 2013 Last Revised: 11 Mar 2017
Douglas J. Cumming, Luca Grilli and Samuele Murtinu
York University - Schulich School of Business, Politecnico di Milano and University of Groningen
Downloads 95 (153,596)

Abstract:

independent venture capital; governmental venture capital; syndication; exit performance; public-private partnership

9.

R&D Subsidies and the Performance of High-Tech Start-Ups

Economics Letters, Vol. 112, No. 1, pp. 97-99
Number of pages: 10 Posted: 19 Sep 2010 Last Revised: 06 Sep 2014
Massimo G. Colombo, Luca Grilli and Samuele Murtinu
Politecnico di Milano, Politecnico di Milano and University of Groningen
Downloads 85 (230,610)
Citation 3

Abstract:

R&D Subsidies, high-tech entrepreneurship, TFP

Venture Capital Investments in Europe and Portfolio Firms' Economic Performance: Independent versus Corporate Investors

Journal of Economics & Management Strategy, 26(1), pp. 35-66 (2017).
Number of pages: 61 Posted: 15 Feb 2015 Last Revised: 11 Mar 2017
Massimo G. Colombo and Samuele Murtinu
Politecnico di Milano and University of Groningen
Downloads 79 (265,118)

Abstract:

independent venture capital, corporate venture capital, high-tech entrepreneurial firms, economic performance, syndication, Europe

Venture Capital Investments in Europe and Portfolio Firms' Economic Performance: Independent versus Corporate Investors

Journal of Economics & Management Strategy, Vol. 26, Issue 1, pp. 35-66, 2017
Number of pages: 32 Posted: 03 Jun 2017
Massimo G. Colombo and Samuele Murtinu
Politecnico di Milano and University of Groningen
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11.

Do Public Subsidies Affect the Performance of New Technology-Based Firms? The Importance of Evaluation Schemes and Agency Goals

Prometheus 30(1), 97-111.
Number of pages: 30 Posted: 01 Mar 2011 Last Revised: 04 Jun 2012
Luca Grilli and Samuele Murtinu
Politecnico di Milano and University of Groningen
Downloads 72 (235,517)
Citation 2

Abstract:

New technology-based firms, total factor productivity, public subsidies

12.

'Perceived' Competition and Performance in Italian Secondary Schools: New Evidence from OECD-PISA 2006

British Educational Research Journal, 38(5), 841-858 (2012).
Number of pages: 40 Posted: 20 Sep 2010 Last Revised: 25 Mar 2013
Tommaso Agasisti and Samuele Murtinu
Politecnico di Milano - Department of Management, Economics and Industrial Engineering and University of Groningen
Downloads 60 (293,093)

Abstract:

School performance, Competition, Propensity Score Matching

13.

Effects of International R&D Alliances on Performance of High-Tech Start-Ups: A Longitudinal Analysis

Strategic Entrepreneurship Journal, Vol. 3, No. 4, pp. 346-368, December 2009
Number of pages: 48 Posted: 21 Sep 2010 Last Revised: 02 Feb 2014
Politecnico di Milano, Politecnico di Milano, University of Groningen, Politecnico di Milano - Dipartimento di Ingegneria gestionale and Politecnico di Milano, Dipartimento di Ingegneria Gestionale
Downloads 54 (286,177)
Citation 8

Abstract:

New technology-based firms, international R&D alliances, total factor productivity, global strategic networks, proximity

Grants in Italian University: A Look at the Heterogeneity of their Impact on Students’ Performances

Studies in Higher Education, 41(6), 1106-1132, 2016
Number of pages: 54 Posted: 29 Jul 2013 Last Revised: 26 Apr 2016
Tommaso Agasisti and Samuele Murtinu
Politecnico di Milano - Department of Management, Economics and Industrial Engineering and University of Groningen
Downloads 22 (455,502)

Abstract:

Financial Aid, Propensity Score Matching, Educational Policy Evaluation, Equity

Are We Wasting Public Money? No! The Effects of Grants on Italian University Students’ Performances

IEB Working Paper N. 2013/033
Number of pages: 64 Posted: 16 Oct 2013
Tommaso Agasisti and Samuele Murtinu
Politecnico di Milano - Department of Management, Economics and Industrial Engineering and University of Groningen
Downloads 16 (490,313)

Abstract:

financial aid, propensity score matching

15.

New Technology-Based Firms in Europe: Market Penetration, Public Venture Capital, and Timing of Investment

Industrial and Corporate Change 24(5), 1109–1148,
Number of pages: 47 Posted: 22 Jul 2011 Last Revised: 19 Sep 2015
Luca Grilli and Samuele Murtinu
Politecnico di Milano and University of Groningen
Downloads 38 (279,394)
Citation 2

Abstract:

Venture capital, public venture capital, government, new technology-based firms, market penetration, timing of investment, firm growth

16.

Sovereign Wealth Funds’ Internationalization Strategies: The Use of Investment Vehicles

Journal of International Management, 22(3), pp. 249-264, September 2016
Number of pages: 42 Posted: 17 May 2015 Last Revised: 30 Sep 2016
Samuele Murtinu and Vittoria Giada Scalera
University of Groningen and University of Amsterdam Business School
Downloads 27 (227,534)

Abstract:

sovereign wealth fund, fund politicization, internationalization strategy, bilateral trade agreement, investment vehicle, cross-border investment

17.

Debt Maturity, Ownership Concentration, and Firm Efficiency

Economics Bulletin, Vol. 35 No. 4 pp. 2610-2616
Number of pages: 7 Posted: 06 Jun 2015 Last Revised: 08 Feb 2016
Samuele Murtinu
University of Groningen
Downloads 23 (300,266)

Abstract:

ownership concentration, efficiency, agency cost, debt maturity, monitoring, bank

18.

The Heterogeneity of the 'Private School Effect' in Italian Primary Education

CESifo Economic Studies 62(1), 126-147, March 2016
Number of pages: 41 Posted: 11 Dec 2012 Last Revised: 09 Mar 2016
Tommaso Agasisti, Samuele Murtinu and Piergiacomo Sibiano
Politecnico di Milano - Department of Management, Economics and Industrial Engineering, University of Groningen and Polytechnic University of Milan - Department of Management, Economics and Industrial Engineering
Downloads 14 (420,961)

Abstract:

Schools’ performance, private schools, Instrumental Variables, heterogeneity, regional policy

19.

Selective Subsidies, Entrepreneurial Founders' Human Capital, and Access to R&D Alliances

Number of pages: 36 Posted: 10 Apr 2015
Luca Grilli and Samuele Murtinu
Politecnico di Milano and University of Groningen
Downloads 11 (411,529)

Abstract:

human capital, R&D alliances, public subsidies, high-tech entrepreneurial firms, signal, founding teams

20.

Gender and Obstacles to Firm Growth

Number of pages: 36 Posted: 16 Sep 2015
Lee Allison, Tingting Liu, Samuele Murtinu and Zuobao Wei
Oklahoma State University, Creighton University - College of Business Administration, University of Groningen and University of Texas at El Paso
Downloads 4 (378,985)

Abstract:

female ownership, gender, Latin America, growth obstacles, corruption, financial constraints

21.

Private School Enrollment in an Italian Region after Implementing a Change in the Voucher Policy

Journal of School Choice, 9, 380-406.
Number of pages: 25 Posted: 09 Apr 2015 Last Revised: 09 Mar 2016
Tommaso Agasisti, Gianna Barbieri and Samuele Murtinu
Politecnico di Milano - Department of Management, Economics and Industrial Engineering, Ministry of Education Italy and University of Groningen
Downloads 3 (518,113)

Abstract:

School voucher, private school enrolment, school choice, education policy

22.

Fiscal Policy, Government Polarization, and the Economic Literacy of Voters

Number of pages: 62 Posted: 03 Nov 2016 Last Revised: 05 Apr 2017
Samuele Murtinu, Giulio Piccirilli and Agnese Sacchi
University of Groningen, Università degli Studi di Milano - Istituto di Economia dell'Impresae del Lavoro and Sapienza University of Rome
Downloads 0 (386,548)

Abstract:

budget balance, government polarization, electoral game, economic literacy

23.

Is Green the New Gold? Venture Capital and Green Entrepreneurship

Small Business Economics, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 63 Posted: 02 Apr 2016 Last Revised: 12 Apr 2017
Boris Mrkajic, Samuele Murtinu and Vittoria Giada Scalera
Politecnico di Milano, University of Groningen and University of Amsterdam Business School
Downloads 0 (249,369)

Abstract:

entrepreneurship, green start-ups, venture capital, signal, entrepreneurial perception

24.

Why Do Entrepreneurs Refuse Venture Capital?

Number of pages: 31 Posted: 15 Mar 2016
Annalisa Croce, Luca Grilli and Samuele Murtinu
Polytechnic University of Milan - Dipartimento di Economia e Produzione, Politecnico di Milano and University of Groningen
Downloads 0 (260,798)

Abstract:

venture capital, high-tech entrepreneurship, human capital, family ownership

25.

On the Efficiency of Bank-Affiliated Venture Capital

Posted: 17 Jan 2016 Last Revised: 10 Mar 2017
Douglas J. Cumming and Samuele Murtinu
York University - Schulich School of Business and University of Groningen

Abstract:

bank, venture capital, syndication, Europe, matching, performance

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Sovereign Wealth Fund Investments and Stock Prices: The Effect of Target Industry and Location

Rivista Internazionale di Scienze Sociali, 4, 447-462
Number of pages: 21 Posted: 03 Oct 2015 Last Revised: 15 Mar 2016
Samuele Murtinu and Vittoria Giada Scalera
University of Groningen and University of Amsterdam Business School
Downloads 0 (219,929)

Abstract:

sovereign wealth funds, institutional investors, cross-border acquisitions, location choice, strategic industry, stock price