Melissa A. Schilling

New York University (NYU) - Department of Management and Organizational Behavior

Professor

40 West Fourth Street

New York, NY 10012

United States

SCHOLARLY PAPERS

22

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Scholarly Papers (22)

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Balancing Exploration and Exploitation through Structural Design: The Isolation of Subgroups and Organization Learning

Organization Science, Vol. 2, No. 3, pp. 625-642, 2010
Number of pages: 49 Posted: 31 Jan 2007 Last Revised: 25 Jun 2010
Christina Fang, Jeho Lee and Melissa A. Schilling
New York University (NYU) - Department of Management and Organizational Behavior, College of Business, Korea Advanced Institute of Science and Technology (KAIST) and New York University (NYU) - Department of Management and Organizational Behavior
Downloads 1,278 (17,071)
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Organization Learning, Organizational structure, Network, Exploration and Exploitation

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Interfirm Collaboration Networks: The Impact of Small World Connectivity on Firm Innovation

Number of pages: 57 Posted: 14 Jul 2004
Melissa A. Schilling and Corey C. Phelps
New York University (NYU) - Department of Management and Organizational Behavior and McGill University
Downloads 1,016 (24,075)
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Strategic alliances, small world networks, innovation

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Small World Networks and Knowledge Creation: Implications for Multiple Levels of Analysis

Number of pages: 54 Posted: 06 May 2003
Melissa A. Schilling and Corey C. Phelps
New York University (NYU) - Department of Management and Organizational Behavior and McGill University
Downloads 721 (38,889)
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knowledge network, knowledge creation, small-world networks, cognitive insight, group innovation, social networks, alliances, knowledge diffusion, recombinant search

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Platform Competition: A Systematic and Interdisciplinary Review of the Literature

Journal of Management, Forthcoming.
Number of pages: 57 Posted: 12 Oct 2020
Joost Rietveld and Melissa A. Schilling
UCL School of Management and New York University (NYU) - Department of Management and Organizational Behavior
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platform, ecosystem, complementor, two-sided market, competition

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Platform Strategy: Managing Ecosystem Value Through Selective Promotion of Complements

Organization Science, 30(6), pp. 1125-1393 (2019)
Number of pages: 42 Posted: 30 Oct 2017 Last Revised: 25 Nov 2019
Joost Rietveld, Melissa A. Schilling and Cristiano Bellavitis
UCL School of Management, New York University (NYU) - Department of Management and Organizational Behavior and Syracuse University
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Platforms, ecosystems, complements, value creation, value capture; endorsements

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Technological Leapfrogging: Lessons from the U.S. Videogame Industry

Number of pages: 46 Posted: 03 Dec 2014
Melissa A. Schilling
New York University (NYU) - Department of Management and Organizational Behavior
Downloads 294 (115,751)
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video games, leapfrogging, innovation, platforms, network externalities, licensing,

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Towards a General Modular Systems Theory and its Application to Inter-Firm Product Modularity

Schilling, M.A. 2000. Towards a general modular systems theory and its application to inter-firm product modularity. Academy of Management Review, Vol 25:312-334.
Number of pages: 41 Posted: 11 May 2013
Melissa A. Schilling
New York University (NYU) - Department of Management and Organizational Behavior
Downloads 265 (129,112)
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modularity, complex adaptive systems, technology

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Technology S-Curves in Renewable Energy Alternatives: Analysis and Implications for Industry and Government.

Schilling, M.A. & Esmundo, M. 2009. Technology S-curves in renewable energy alternatives: Analysis and implications for industry and government. Energy Policy, 37:1767-1781
Number of pages: 15 Posted: 03 Dec 2014
Melissa A. Schilling and Melissa Esmundo
New York University (NYU) - Department of Management and Organizational Behavior and Independent
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renewable energy, wind energy, solar power, innovation, technology s-curves, fossil fuels,

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Mapping the Technological Landscape: Measuring Technology Distance, Technological Footprints, and Technology Evolution

Research Policy, Volume 45, pp. 81–96, 2016
Number of pages: 16 Posted: 19 May 2016
Aharonson Barak S. and Melissa A. Schilling
Tel-Aviv University and New York University (NYU) - Department of Management and Organizational Behavior
Downloads 188 (179,428)
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Patents, Innovation, Technology, Mapping, Networks, Footprints

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Serial Breakthrough Innovation: The Roles of Separateness, Self-Efficacy, and Idealism

Number of pages: 41 Posted: 19 Jun 2018
Melissa A. Schilling
New York University (NYU) - Department of Management and Organizational Behavior
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Innovation, Breakthrough, Creativity, Self-Efficacy, Separateness, Idealism, Inventor, Elon Musk, Albert Einstein, Marie Curie, Nikola Tesla, Thomas Edison, Dean Kamen, Benjamin Franklin, Steve Jobs

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Exploring Uncharted Territory: Knowledge Search Processes in the Origination of Outlier Innovation

Forthcoming, Organization Science, NYU Stern School of Business
Number of pages: 49 Posted: 03 Aug 2019
Madeline King Kneeland, Melissa A. Schilling and Aharonson Barak S.
Cornell SC Johnson College of Business, New York University (NYU) - Department of Management and Organizational Behavior and Tel-Aviv University
Downloads 163 (203,112)
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innovation, patents, breakthrough, outliers, recombination, knowledge networks

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A 'Small-World' Network Model of Cognitive Insight

Schilling, M.A. 2005. A Small-World Network Model of Cognitive Insight. Creativity Research Journal, 17(2&3):131-154.
Number of pages: 50 Posted: 11 May 2013
Melissa A. Schilling
New York University (NYU) - Department of Management and Organizational Behavior
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cognitive insight, small-world networks, learning, creativity

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Technology Shocks, Technological Collaboration, and Innovation Outcomes

Forthcoming in Organization Science
Number of pages: 56 Posted: 06 Feb 2015
Melissa A. Schilling
New York University (NYU) - Department of Management and Organizational Behavior
Downloads 104 (286,903)
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Technology shocks, innovation, alliances, networks, internet

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When Hubs Forget, Lie, and Play Favorites: Interpersonal Network Structure, Information Distortion, and Organizational Learning

Strategic Management Journal, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 42 Posted: 09 May 2013
Melissa A. Schilling and Christina Fang
New York University (NYU) - Department of Management and Organizational Behavior and New York University (NYU) - Department of Management and Organizational Behavior
Downloads 92 (310,856)
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Interpersonal networks, organizational learning, scale-free networks, recombinant search, exploration, exploitation

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The Cognitive Foundations of Visionary Strategy

Strategy Science (Forthcoming)
Number of pages: 26 Posted: 01 Nov 2017
Melissa A. Schilling
New York University (NYU) - Department of Management and Organizational Behavior
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creativity, strategy, leadership, breakthrough innovation, cognition, abstraction, idealism

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Potential Sources of Value from Mergers and Their Indicators

Antitrust Bulletin, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 33 Posted: 30 Apr 2018
Melissa A. Schilling
New York University (NYU) - Department of Management and Organizational Behavior
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mergers, acquisitions, shareholder value, economies of scale, complementation, ecosystems

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Recombinant Search and Breakthrough Idea Generation: An Analysis of High Impact Papers in the Social Sciences

Research Policy, Vol. 40, 2011
Number of pages: 45 Posted: 11 May 2013
Melissa A. Schilling and Elad Green
New York University (NYU) - Department of Management and Organizational Behavior and New York University (NYU) - Department of Management and Organizational Behavior
Downloads 63 (385,863)
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innovation, knowledge networks, breakthrough, recombinant search, small-world networks, insight

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Understanding the Alliance Data

Number of pages: 60 Posted: 03 Dec 2014
Melissa A. Schilling
New York University (NYU) - Department of Management and Organizational Behavior
Downloads 56 (408,942)
Citation 21

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alliances, joint ventures, methodology, networks, sampling theory

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Interfirm Collaboration Networks: The Impact of Network Structure on Firm Innovation

Management Science, Vol. 53, pp. 1113-1126
Number of pages: 41 Posted: 14 Jul 2007 Last Revised: 02 Apr 2020
Melissa A. Schilling and Corey C. Phelps
New York University (NYU) - Department of Management and Organizational Behavior and McGill University
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strategic alliances, networks, innovation

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The Superstar Inventors and Entrepreneurs: How Were They Educated?

Journal of Economics & Management Strategy, Vol. 18, Issue 3, pp. 711-728, Fall 2009
Number of pages: 18 Posted: 13 Oct 2009
William J. Baumol, Melissa A. Schilling and Edward N. Wolff
New York University - Stern School of Business, Berkley Center for Entrepreneurial Studies, New York University (NYU) - Department of Management and Organizational Behavior and New York University (NYU) - Department of Economics
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Structure and Governance in Industrial Districts: Implications for Competitive Advantage

Journal of Management Studies, Vol. 48, Issue 4, pp. 772-803, 2011
Number of pages: 32 Posted: 28 Apr 2011
Anda T. Arkan and Melissa A. Schilling
affiliation not provided to SSRN and New York University (NYU) - Department of Management and Organizational Behavior
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Towards Dynamic Efficiency: Innovation and Its Implications for Antitrust

The Antitrust Bulletin, Vol. 60(3), pp. 191-207, 2015
Posted: 19 May 2016
Melissa A. Schilling
New York University (NYU) - Department of Management and Organizational Behavior

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Dynamic Efficiency, Innovation, Pharmaceuticals, R&D Portfolios, Concentration, Mergers, Hatch-Waxman Laws