Karl T. Ulrich

The Wharton School

Professor

Philadelphia, PA 19104

United States

SCHOLARLY PAPERS

15

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41

Scholarly Papers (15)

1.

Idea Generation and the Quality of the Best Idea

INSEAD Business School Research Paper No. 2009/65/TOM
Number of pages: 41 Posted: 10 Jan 2008 Last Revised: 25 Jun 2014
Karan Girotra, Christian Terwiesch and Karl T. Ulrich
Cornell Tech, University of Pennsylvania - Operations & Information Management Department and The Wharton School
Downloads 2,147 (6,179)
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Creativity, Brainstorming, Innovation, Idea Generation, Idea Selection, Team, Group, Individuals

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The Impact of Visibility in Innovation Tournaments: Evidence from Field Experiments

Number of pages: 36 Posted: 13 Feb 2013 Last Revised: 19 Feb 2015
Joel O. Wooten and Karl T. Ulrich
University of South Carolina - Department of Management Science and The Wharton School
Downloads 784 (29,831)
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innovation, tournament, contest, open innovation, crowdsourcing, visibility, blind, unblind, idea generation, brainstorming, learning, problem solving, creativity, ideation

3.

Empirical Evidence for Domain Name Performance

INSEAD Working Paper No. 2012/41/TOM
Number of pages: 26 Posted: 25 Nov 2010 Last Revised: 09 May 2012
Karan Girotra and Karl T. Ulrich
Cornell Tech and The Wharton School
Downloads 582 (44,545)

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Domain Names, Naming, Branding, Euphony, Phonology, Linguistics

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The Importance of the Raw Idea in Innovation: Testing the Sow's Ear Hypothesis

Number of pages: 33 Posted: 07 Apr 2012 Last Revised: 24 Oct 2012
Laura J. Kornish and Karl T. Ulrich
University of Colorado at Boulder - Leeds School of Business and The Wharton School
Downloads 534 (49,701)

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opportunity, opportunities, idea, raw idea, innovation, innovation process, product development, new product innovation, new products, product concept, evaluation, filter, selection, assessment, success, value, worth, performance

5.

The Environmental Paradox of Bicycling

Number of pages: 12 Posted: 30 Jan 2009
Karl T. Ulrich
The Wharton School
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environment, energy, bicycle, bicycling, human power, transportation, longevity, human health, physical activity, automobile, health economics

6.

Design is Everything?

Journal of Product Innovation Management, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 11 Posted: 25 May 2010
Karl T. Ulrich
The Wharton School
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Design, Product Design, Design Research, Industrial Design, Product Development, Marketing

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Opportunity Spaces in Innovation: Empirical Analysis of Large Samples of Ideas

Number of pages: 48 Posted: 09 Nov 2009 Last Revised: 19 Jun 2014
Laura J. Kornish and Karl T. Ulrich
University of Colorado at Boulder - Leeds School of Business and The Wharton School
Downloads 329 (88,999)
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search, opportunity, opportunities, idea, ideation, idea generation, innovation, creativity, innovation process, opportunity identification, concept development, product development, product design, entrepreneurship

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Valuing R&D Projects in a Portfolio: Evidence from the Pharmaceutical Industry

Management Science, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 32 Posted: 27 Mar 2010
Karan Girotra, Christian Terwiesch and Karl T. Ulrich
Cornell Tech, University of Pennsylvania - Operations & Information Management Department and The Wharton School
Downloads 299 (98,766)
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product development, pharmaceuticals, development pipeline, portfolio properties, backup projects, portfolio management

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Design: Creation of Artifacts in Society

Number of pages: 145 Posted: 30 Oct 2011
Karl T. Ulrich
The Wharton School
Downloads 264 (112,837)
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design, product design, engineering, designing, artifacts, artefacts

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Practical Methods for Assessing the Quality of Subjective Selection Processes

Number of pages: 41 Posted: 24 Sep 2014 Last Revised: 14 Jul 2016
Laura J. Kornish and Karl T. Ulrich
University of Colorado at Boulder - Leeds School of Business and The Wharton School
Downloads 227 (131,523)

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selection, evaluation, filter, assessment, innovation, hiring, recruiting, admissions

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Will Video Kill the Classroom Star? The Threat and Opportunity of Massively Open On-Line Courses for Full-Time MBA Programs

Number of pages: 27 Posted: 18 Jul 2014
Christian Terwiesch and Karl T. Ulrich
University of Pennsylvania - Operations & Information Management Department and The Wharton School
Downloads 166 (175,492)

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MOOC, massively open online course, educational technology, MBA, business school, technology, innovation

12.

Innovation and New Product Development: Reflections and Insights from the Research Published in the First 20 Years of M&SOM

Number of pages: 17 Posted: 21 May 2019
Stelios Kavadias and Karl T. Ulrich
Cambridge Judge Business School and The Wharton School
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Innovation, New Product Development, Product Design, Service Design, Business Model Innovation

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Idea Generation and the Role of Feedback: Evidence from Field Experiments with Innovation Tournaments

Production and Operations Management (2017)
Posted: 13 May 2011 Last Revised: 23 Jan 2018
Joel O. Wooten and Karl T. Ulrich
University of South Carolina - Department of Management Science and The Wharton School

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innovation, tournament, contest, open innovation, crowdsourcing, feedback, idea generation, brainstorming, creativity

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Managing Variety for Assembled Products: Modeling Component Systems Sharing

Manufacturing and Service Operations Management, Vol. 5, No. 2, 2003 , Batten Institute Research Paper No. 2003 R 1
Posted: 09 Sep 2009
Kamalini Ramdas, Marshall Fisher and Karl T. Ulrich
London Business School - Department of Management Science and Operations, University of Pennsylvania - Operations & Information Management Department and The Wharton School

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Components Sharing in the Management of Product Variety: A Study of Automotive Braking Systems

Management Science, Vol. 45, No. 5, 2003 , Batten Institute Research Paper No. 2003 R 3
Posted: 09 Sep 2009
Kamalini Ramdas, Marshall Fisher and Karl T. Ulrich
London Business School - Department of Management Science and Operations, University of Pennsylvania - Operations & Information Management Department and The Wharton School

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