Sabrina T Howell

New York University (NYU) - Leonard N. Stern School of Business

Assistant Professor of Finance

44 West 4th Street

Suite 9-160

New York, NY NY 10012

United States

http://www.sabrina-howell.com

National Bureau of Economic Research (NBER)

1050 Massachusetts Avenue

Cambridge, MA 02138

United States

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Scholarly Papers (24)

Does Private Equity Investment in Healthcare Benefit Patients? Evidence from Nursing Homes

NYU Stern School of Business
Number of pages: 65 Posted: 09 Mar 2020 Last Revised: 16 Nov 2020
University of Pennsylvania - Health Care Management, New York University (NYU) - Leonard N. Stern School of Business, University of Chicago and New York University (NYU) - Department of Finance
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Does Private Equity Investment in Healthcare Benefit Patients? Evidence from Nursing Homes

University of Chicago, Becker Friedman Institute for Economics Working Paper No. 2021-20, NYU Stern School of Business Forthcoming
Number of pages: 78 Posted: 16 Feb 2021
University of Pennsylvania - Health Care Management, New York University (NYU) - Leonard N. Stern School of Business, University of Chicago and New York University (NYU) - Department of Finance
Downloads 235 (163,190)
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Initial Coin Offerings: Financing Growth with Cryptocurrency Token Sales

European Corporate Governance Institute (ECGI) - Finance Working Paper No. 564/2018
Number of pages: 71 Posted: 16 Jul 2018 Last Revised: 14 Sep 2019
Sabrina T Howell, Marina Niessner and David Yermack
New York University (NYU) - Leonard N. Stern School of Business, University of Pennsylvania - The Wharton School and New York University (NYU) - Stern School of Business
Downloads 1,269 (19,654)
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Initial coin offerings, Fintech, blockchain

Initial Coin Offerings: Financing Growth with Cryptocurrency Token Sales

NBER Working Paper No. w24774
Number of pages: 66 Posted: 06 Jul 2018 Last Revised: 11 Sep 2021
Sabrina T Howell, Marina Niessner and David Yermack
New York University (NYU) - Leonard N. Stern School of Business, University of Pennsylvania - The Wharton School and New York University (NYU) - Stern School of Business
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Financing Innovation: Evidence from R&D Grants

Number of pages: 44 Posted: 07 Nov 2015 Last Revised: 02 Oct 2016
Sabrina T Howell
New York University (NYU) - Leonard N. Stern School of Business
Downloads 1,192 (21,993)
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Policy Uncertainty and Innovation: Evidence from IPO Interventions in China

Chicago Booth Research Paper No. 146
Number of pages: 57 Posted: 06 Feb 2017 Last Revised: 03 May 2021
Lin William Cong and Sabrina T Howell
Cornell University - Samuel Curtis Johnson Graduate School of Management and New York University (NYU) - Leonard N. Stern School of Business
Downloads 1,019 (27,212)
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Listing Suspensions, Innovation, Patent, IPO, China, Entrepreneurship

Policy Uncertainty and Innovation: Evidence from IPO Interventions in China

NBER Working Paper No. w24657
Number of pages: 72 Posted: 30 May 2018 Last Revised: 04 Jun 2018
Lin William Cong and Sabrina T Howell
Cornell University - Samuel Curtis Johnson Graduate School of Management and New York University (NYU) - Leonard N. Stern School of Business
Downloads 84 (369,912)

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Investor Tax Credits and Entrepreneurship: Evidence from U.S. States

NYU Stern School of Business
Number of pages: 114 Posted: 08 May 2020 Last Revised: 08 Oct 2021
Carnegie Mellon University - Tepper School of Business, New York University (NYU) - Leonard N. Stern School of Business, Kellogg School of Management - Department of Finance, UCLA Anderson School of Management and University of Virginia - Darden School of Business
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entrepreneurship, investor tax credit, angel financing, government subsidy

How Resilient is Venture-Backed Innovation? Evidence from Four Decades of U.S. Patenting

Harvard Business School Entrepreneurial Management Working Paper No. 20-115
Number of pages: 54 Posted: 07 May 2020 Last Revised: 29 Apr 2021
Sabrina T Howell, Josh Lerner, Ramana Nanda and Richard Townsend
New York University (NYU) - Leonard N. Stern School of Business, Harvard Business School - Finance Unit, Harvard University - Entrepreneurial Management Unit and University of California, San Diego (UCSD) - Rady School of Management
Downloads 437 (83,084)
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Patents, Business Cycles, Recessions

How Resilient is Venture-Backed Innovation? Evidence from Four Decades of U.S. Patenting

NBER Working Paper No. w27150
Number of pages: 53 Posted: 18 May 2020 Last Revised: 08 Sep 2021
Sabrina T Howell, Josh Lerner, Ramana Nanda and Richard Townsend
New York University (NYU) - Leonard N. Stern School of Business, Harvard Business School - Finance Unit, Harvard University - Entrepreneurial Management Unit and University of California, San Diego (UCSD) - Rady School of Management
Downloads 186 (203,212)

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The Color of Money: Federal vs. Industry Funding of University Research

Number of pages: 84 Posted: 17 Apr 2020 Last Revised: 23 Nov 2020
Columbia Business School - Finance and Economics, University of Maryland - Robert H. Smith School of Business, New York University (NYU) - Leonard N. Stern School of Business, U.S. Census Bureau and U.S. Census Bureau
Downloads 371 (100,534)
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R&D, Science, Universities, Innovation, Entrepreneurship

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Entrepreneurial Spillovers from Corporate R&D

Number of pages: 78 Posted: 26 Dec 2018 Last Revised: 27 Apr 2020
Tania Babina and Sabrina T Howell
Columbia Business School - Finance and Economics and New York University (NYU) - Leonard N. Stern School of Business
Downloads 296 (129,730)
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Innovation, R&D, Entrepreneurship, Investment

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Learning from Feedback: Evidence from New Ventures

Number of pages: 86 Posted: 05 Oct 2017 Last Revised: 26 May 2020
Sabrina T Howell
New York University (NYU) - Leonard N. Stern School of Business
Downloads 222 (172,494)
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Entrepreneurship, Learning

Reducing Information Frictions in Venture Capital: The Role of New Venture Competitions

NBER Working Paper No. w23874
Number of pages: 54 Posted: 02 Oct 2017 Last Revised: 26 Sep 2021
Sabrina T Howell
New York University (NYU) - Leonard N. Stern School of Business
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Networking Frictions in Venture Capital, and the Gender Gap in Entrepreneurship

Harvard Business School Entrepreneurial Management Working Paper No. 19-105, NYU Stern School of Business
Number of pages: 56 Posted: 23 Apr 2019 Last Revised: 09 Oct 2021
Sabrina T Howell and Ramana Nanda
New York University (NYU) - Leonard N. Stern School of Business and Harvard University - Entrepreneurial Management Unit
Downloads 249 (154,236)
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Entrepreneurship, Venture Capital, Gender, Information Frictions, Networks

Networking Frictions in Venture Capital, and the Gender Gap in Entrepreneurship

NBER Working Paper No. w26449
Number of pages: 49 Posted: 11 Nov 2019 Last Revised: 09 Oct 2021
Sabrina T Howell and Ramana Nanda
New York University (NYU) - Leonard N. Stern School of Business and Harvard University - Entrepreneurial Management Unit
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Do Cash Windfalls Affect Wages? Evidence from R&D Grants to Small Firms

NYU Stern School of Business
Number of pages: 71 Posted: 02 Nov 2019 Last Revised: 01 Apr 2020
Sabrina T Howell and J. David Brown
New York University (NYU) - Leonard N. Stern School of Business and US Census Bureau Center for Economic Studies
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Leapfrogging or Stalling Out? Electric Vehicles in China

HKS Working Paper No. RWP14-035
Number of pages: 67 Posted: 09 Sep 2014
Sabrina T Howell, Henry Lee and Adam Heal
New York University (NYU) - Leonard N. Stern School of Business, Harvard University - Harvard Kennedy School (HKS) and Harvard University - Harvard Kennedy School (HKS)
Downloads 242 (159,053)
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Opening up Military Innovation: Causal Effects of ‘Bottom-Up’ Reforms to U.S. Defense Research

Number of pages: 100 Posted: 13 Apr 2021 Last Revised: 24 Aug 2021
Sabrina T Howell, Jason Rathje, John Van Reenen and Jun Wong
New York University (NYU) - Leonard N. Stern School of Business, Government of the United States of America - U.S. Air Force Academy, Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) and New York University (NYU)
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Innovation, defense, R&D, procurement

When Investor Incentives and Consumer Interests Diverge: Private Equity in Higher Education

NYU Stern School of Business
Number of pages: 101 Posted: 13 May 2019 Last Revised: 31 Mar 2020
Charlie Eaton, Sabrina T Howell and Constantine Yannelis
University of California, Merced, New York University (NYU) - Leonard N. Stern School of Business and University of Chicago
Downloads 160 (231,715)
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Private equity, education, incentive alignment

When Investor Incentives and Consumer Interests Diverge: Private Equity in Higher Education

NBER Working Paper No. w24976
Number of pages: 102 Posted: 17 Sep 2018 Last Revised: 07 Oct 2021
Charlie Eaton, Sabrina T Howell and Constantine Yannelis
University of California, Merced, New York University (NYU) - Leonard N. Stern School of Business and University of Chicago
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Joint Ventures and Technology Adoption: A Chinese Industrial Policy that Backfired

Number of pages: 47 Posted: 16 Jun 2016
Sabrina T Howell
New York University (NYU) - Leonard N. Stern School of Business
Downloads 109 (309,997)
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Reducing Information Frictions in Venture Capital: The Role of New Venture Competitions

Number of pages: 61 Posted: 22 Jan 2019 Last Revised: 15 Oct 2019
Sabrina T Howell
New York University (NYU) - Leonard N. Stern School of Business
Downloads 86 (361,237)

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venture capital, information asymmetry, entrepreneurship, competitions

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Firm Type Variation in the Cost of Risk Management

Number of pages: 72 Posted: 16 Jun 2016 Last Revised: 08 Jun 2020
Sabrina T Howell
New York University (NYU) - Leonard N. Stern School of Business
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Do Employees Cheer for Private Equity? The Heterogeneous Effects of Buyouts on Job Quality

Number of pages: 70 Posted: 28 Aug 2021 Last Revised: 27 Sep 2021
Will Gornall, Oleg Gredil, Sabrina T Howell and Xing Liu
University of British Columbia (UBC) - Sauder School of Business, Tulane University - A.B. Freeman School of Business, New York University (NYU) - Leonard N. Stern School of Business and University of British Columbia (UBC) - Sauder School of Business
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private equity, leveraged buyouts, job quality, employees, corporate culture, non-pecuniary amenities, implicit contracts

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Entrepreneurial Spillovers from Corporate R&D

NBER Working Paper No. w25360
Number of pages: 76 Posted: 17 Dec 2018 Last Revised: 18 Apr 2021
Tania Babina and Sabrina T Howell
Columbia Business School - Finance and Economics and New York University (NYU) - Leonard N. Stern School of Business
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Local Journalism under Private Equity Ownership

Number of pages: 61 Posted: 11 Oct 2021
Michael Ewens, Arpit Gupta and Sabrina T Howell
California Institute of Technology - Division of the Humanities and Social Sciences, NYU Stern School of Business and New York University (NYU) - Leonard N. Stern School of Business
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Private equity, newspapers, media, local journalism, civic engagement

Do Cash Windfalls Affect Wages? Evidence from R&D Grants to Small Firms

IZA Discussion Paper No. 12942
Number of pages: 69 Posted: 10 Feb 2020
Sabrina T Howell and J. David Brown
New York University (NYU) - Leonard N. Stern School of Business and US Census Bureau Center for Economic Studies
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earnings inequality, rent sharing, R&D grants, regression discontinuity design

Do Cash Windfalls Affect Wages? Evidence from R&D Grants to Small Firms

NBER Working Paper No. w26717
Number of pages: 68 Posted: 03 Feb 2020 Last Revised: 03 Jul 2021
Sabrina T Howell and J. David Brown
New York University (NYU) - Leonard N. Stern School of Business and US Census Bureau Center for Economic Studies
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Opening Up Military Innovation: Causal Effects of 'Bottom-Up' Reforms to U.S. Defense Research

IZA Discussion Paper No. 14297
Number of pages: 96 Posted: 26 Apr 2021
New York University (NYU) - Leonard N. Stern School of Business, Government of the United States of America - U.S. Air Force Academy, London School of Economics - Centre for Economic Performance (CEP)Stanford Graduate School of Business and New York University (NYU)
Downloads 13 (692,558)

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Financing Entrepreneurship Through the Tax Code: Angel Investor Tax Credits

NBER Working Paper No. w26486
Number of pages: 62 Posted: 27 Nov 2019 Last Revised: 16 May 2021
Sabrina T Howell and Filippo Mezzanotti
New York University (NYU) - Leonard N. Stern School of Business and Kellogg School of Management - Department of Finance
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Racial Disparities in Access to Small Business Credit: Evidence from the Paycheck Protection Program

Number of pages: 86 Posted: 11 Oct 2021
New York University (NYU) - Leonard N. Stern School of Business, New York University (NYU), Ocrolus, New York University (NYU) - Leonard N. Stern School of Business and New York University (NYU)
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Small business credit, racial discrimination, PPP