Kauffman Dissertation Fellows

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  2017
Name Degree Institution Dissertation Title Current Institution  Research
Jose Maria Barrero Stanford University Entrepreneurs' Beliefs and Firm Behavior: Evidence from the 'Decision Maker Survey'
Stanford University
SSRN
Enrico Berkes Northwestern University
Technology and Innovation: Geography, Characteristics and Effects in a Changing Economic Landscape Northwestern University
SSRN - Google ScholarRePEc - Researchgate
Natalie A. Carlson Cornell University Delineating Social Entrepreneurship: Evidence from Tech Entrepreneurs in Sub-Saharan Africa
Columbia University

Jin Woo Chang University of Michigan Worker Firing, Match Quality, and Growth of Small Firms in Germany: A Firm-Level Analysis
University of Michigan
SSRN
Andrea Contigiani University of Pennsylvania Entrepreneurship, Experimentation, and Performance
University of Pennsylvania

Colleen Mary Cunningham Duke University Essays on the Management, Organization, and Geography of Novel Innovation
Duke University
Google Scholar
Matthew Denes
University of Washington Essays on Venture Capital, Risk Taking and Economic Growth
University of Washington
SSRN
Nuri Ersahin University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
Creditor Rights, Entrepreneurship and Productivity University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
SSRNResearchgate
Steven M. Gray Washington University in St. Louis
Exploring the Puzzle of Functional Homophily in New Venture Founding Teams
Washington University in St. Louis

Jessica S. Jeffers University of Pennsylvania Essays on Corporate Finance and Human Capital
University of Pennsylvania
SSRN - Academia.edu
Hye Young Kang Boston University Intra-Platform Competition: The Competitive Dynamics of Platform Entrepreneurs
Boston University

Hyo Kang University of California, Berkeley
Competition, Entrepreneurship, and the Direction of Innovation: Evidence from Collusion Enforcement
University of California, Berkeley

J. Daniel Kim Massachusetts Institute of Technology
Essays on Human Capital and Entrepreneurial Organizations: Evidence from Startup Acquisitions
Massachusetts Institute of Technology
SSRNAcademia.edu
Kate Maxwell Koegel Duke University
Entrepreneurship, Women, and the Household: Exploring Occupational Choice
Duke University
SSRN - Google Scholar
Nicholas Kozeniauskas New York University
Inequality, Technical Change and Declining Entrepreneurship
New York University
SSRNNBER
Joshua Krieger Massachusetts Institute of Technology
Trials and Terminations: Learning from Competitors' R&D Failures
Massachusetts Institute of Technology
SSRNResearchgate
Raviv Murciano-Goroff Stanford University
Diversity and Hiring Policies at Entrepreneurial Tech Companies
Stanford University
SSRNGoogle ScholarNBERRePEcAcademia.edu
Weiyi Ng University of California, Berkeley
On Experience and Enterprise: Careers, Organizations and Entrepreneurship
University of California, Berkeley
SSRN
Alessandro Piazza Columbia University
From Founders to Funders: Generalized Exchange, Social Capital, and Homophily in Angel Investing
Columbia University
Google Scholar - ORCID
Alexandrea J. Ravenelle City University of New York
The New Entrepreneur: Worker Experiences in the Sharing Economy
City University of New York
SSRN - ORCID - Academia.edu
  2016
Name Degree Institution Dissertation Title Current Institution  Research
Michael Andrews University of Iowa Fuel of Interest and Fire of Genius: Essays on the Timing, Direction, and Location of Innovation University of Iowa SSRNAcademia.edu
Sofia Bapna University of Minnesota
Entrepreneurship and Digital Communities: Harnessing Legitimacy and Resources
University of Minnesota
SSRN
Jae Beum Cho Cornell University Social Capital, the Missing Link: Three Essays on the Importance of Social Processes in Entrepreneurial Ecosystems
Cornell University
 
Joonkyu Choi University of Maryland Endogenous Risk Taking and Young Business Dynamics
University of Maryland
 
Emanuele Colonnelli Stanford University Political Uncertainty, Entrepreneurship, and Labor Reallocation within Firms
Stanford University
SSRN - Google Scholar
Eliana Crosina Boston College The Making of an Entrepreneur: Unpacking the Role of Space in Entrepreneurial Identity Development
Boston College
SSRN
Tünde Cserpes
University of Illinois at Chicago From Constrained Brokerage to Market: The Organizational and Spatial Dynamics in the Distribution Side of the Beer Industry
University of Illinois at Chicago
Google Scholar - ORCID - Academia.edu
Daniel Davis University of California, San Diego
University Innovation Labs: Transforming Approaches to Design Thinking, Social Change, and Student Entrepreneurism University of California, San Diego
Google Scholar
Jake B. Grandy University of Southern California
Regulatory Discretion and New Venture Outcomes: An Examination of U.S. Hydroelectric Power Sector, 1970-2014
University of Southern California
SSRN - Google Scholar
Jorge Guzman Massachusetts Institute of Technology The Idea, the Ecosystem, and the Startup: A Study of Innovation as the Source of Entrepreneurial Quality
Massachusetts Institute of Technology
SSRN - Google Scholar - NBER
Erik Hovenkamp Northwestern University Essays on Competition Policy, Antitrust, and Intellectual Property Northwestern University
SSRN
Xavier Jaravel Harvard Business School Essays on the Economics of Innovation
Stanford University
SSRN
Jacqueline (Jax) Kirtley Boston University How Strategy Evolves in Entrepreneurial Nascent Technology Firms
Boston University
Google Scholar
Rembrand Koning Stanford University Field Experiments in Networks, Innovation and Entrepreneurship: Evidence from a Startup Bootcamp
Harvard Business School SSRNGoogle Scholar
Kyle R. Myers University of Pennsylvania
Technical Marginality and Differentiation in Contests for New Ideas
University of Pennsylvania
SSRNResearchgate
Daniel M. Olson University of Maryland Social Comparison, Wages, and Career Attainment: Employee Entrepreneurship and Mobility in the Legal Services Industry
University of Maryland
Google Scholar - Academia.edu
Meredith Lundberg Startz Yale University The Value of Face-to-Face: Search and Contracting Problems in Nigerian Trade
Princeton University
 
Andy Wu University of Pennsylvania Organizational Resource Assembly in Technology Ventures
Harvard Business School
SSRN - Google Scholar - ORCID
Xin (Power) Xue University of Virginia Agency Cost under Information Asymmetry in Crowdfunding
University of Virginia
 
Qianqian Yu Boston College Do Venture Capital-Driven Top Management Changes Enhance Corporate Innovation in
Private Firms?

Lehigh University
SSRN
  2015
Name Degree Institution Dissertation Title Current Institution  Research
Sebastian Dyrda  University of Minnesota Fluctuations in Uncertainty, Efficient Borrowing Constraints and Firm Dynamics University of Toronto SSRN - NBER - RePEc
Daniel Fehder Massachusetts Institute of Technology Essays on the Evaluation of Entrepreneurship Programs University of Southern California SSRN - Google Scholar - NBER
Daniel Garcia-Macia Stanford University Financial Crises, Firms' Innovation and the Macroeconomy Stanford University SSRN - Google Scholar
Julia Garlick Yale University Essays on Development Economics University of Iowa SSRN - NBER
Michela Giorcelli Stanford University The Effects of Management and Technology on Productivity: Lessons from the US Marshall Plan in Italy University of California, Los Angeles SSRN
Lucy Y. Hu University of California, Berkeley What is the Crowd Worth? The Role of Peer Effects in Crowdfunding University of California, Berkeley  
Yujin Kim University of California, Berkeley Essays on Innovation and Technology Commercialization Shanghai Tech University SSRN
Sara Moreira University of Chicago Firm Dynamics, Persistent Effects of Entry Conditions, and Business Cycles
Northwestern University SSRN
Christian Moser Princeton University Essays in the Economics of Inequality Columbia University SSRNGoogle Scholar - RePEc
Abhishek Nagaraj Massachusetts Institute of Technology Essays on the Impact of Digital Information on Innovation University of California, Berkeley SSRNGoogle Scholar
Megha Patnaik Stanford University Entrepreneurship & the Great Recession Stanford University SSRN - Google Scholar
Briana Sell Stenard Georgia Institute of Technology Human Capital and the Entrepreneurial Careers of Scientists and Engineers Mercer University SSRN - Google ScholarNBER
Yufei Wu Massachusetts Institute of Technology Essays on Health Economics
Massachusetts Institute of Technology  
Sandy Yu New York University The Impact of Accelerators on High-Technology Ventures University of California, Berkeley SSRN - RePEc
Oren Ziv Harvard University Essays in Economic Geography Michigan State University SSRN - NBER - ORCID
  2013
Name Degree Institution Dissertation Title Current Institution  Research
James Bailey Temple University Health Insurance and the Supply of Entrepreneurs: New Evidence from the Affordable Care Act's Dependent Coverage Mandage Creighton University SSRNGoogle ScholarORCID - RePEc
Vanessa Beary Harvard University Persistent Gender Gaps in Entrepreneurial Attitudes, Intentions, and Actions: The Effects of a Youth Entrepreneurship Education Program in Khujand, Tajikistan U.S. Department of State's Global Entrepreneurship Program SSRN - Google Scholar
Sean Carr University of Virginia Collective Action and the Financing of Innovation: Evidence from Crowdfunding University of Virginia SSRN
Bo Cowgill* University of California, Berkeley Essays on the Economics of Organizations, Productivity and Labor Columbia Business School SSRN - Google ScholarORCID - RePEc
G. Christopher Crawford University of Louisville Causes of Extreme Outcomes in Entrepreneurship: Expectations, Endowments, Engagement, and Environments Ohio University SSRN - Google Scholar - ORCID
Daphne Demetry Northwestern University Episodic Organizations: Pop-up and Underground Restaurants and the Temporality of Organizational Life Oxford University SSRN
Laura Doering University of Chicago The Social Determinants of Economic Growth: Microenterprise and Microfinance in Latin America McGill University SSRN
Shweta Gaonkar University of Maryland The Strategic Networks and Performance of Entrepreneurial Firms: Impact of Pre-Founding Ties Johns Hopkins University SSRNGoogle Scholar
Manuel Hermosilla Northwestern University Development and Commercialization Strategies for New Technologies: Essays on Biotech Innovation Johns Hopkins University SSRN - Google Scholar - NBER
Lara Loewenstein Brandeis University Home Equity and Small Business Finance Brandeis University SSRN - RePEc - Researchgate - Academia.edu
Jamie McCasland University of California, Berkeley Essays in Development Economics: Lessons from an Apprentice Placement Program in Ghana University of British Columbia SSRN
Neil R. Mehrotra Columbia University Financial Frictions and Job Creation in the Great Recession Brown University SSRN - Google ScholarNBER
Russel Nelson University of California, Irvine Dynamic Network Models for the Analysis of Cooperation and Competition in New Markets Northwestern University  
Amy Nguyen-Chyung University of California, Berkeley How Entrepreneurial Do You Choose to Be? Talent, Risk Attitudes, Overconfidence and Self-Selection into Entrepreneurship University of Michigan SSRNGoogle Scholar
Adam Osman Yale University Occupational Choice under Credit and Information Constraints University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign SSRN - Google ScholarNBER - RePEc
  2012
Name Degree Institution Dissertation Title Current Institution  Research
Mabel L. Abraham Massachusetts Institute of Technology Understanding the Conditions of Bias: Essays on Gender Differences in Evaluation Outcomes across Three Empirical Contexts Columbia Business School SSRN
Seth Carnahan* University of Maryland Employee Departure from Organizations: Three Essays University of Michigan SSRNGoogle Scholar
Edward J. Egan University of California, Berkeley The Economics of Patent Citations: Startup Commercialization Strategy, Value, and Success Rice University's Baker Institute for Public Policy SSRN - Google Scholar - NBER
Erik P. Gilje* Boston College Does Local Access to Finance Matter? Evidence from U.S. Oil and Natural Gas Shale Booms University of Pennsylvania - The Wharton School SSRN - Google Scholar - NBER
Juanita Gonzalez-Uribe Columbia University Venture Capital and Innovation London School of Economics and Political Science SSRN
William Walker Hanlon Columbia University Innovation and Industry Development: Lessons from the British Cotton Textile Industry During the U.S. Civil War University of California, Los Angeles SSRN - Google Scholar - NBER
Nahoko Kameo University of California, Los Angeles Changes in Academic Entrepreneurship Among Japanese University Bioscientists, 1980-2012 New York University SSRN
Lauren E. Lanahan University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill The Multilevel Innovation Policy Mix: Three Essays on State SBIR Matching Programs University of Oregon SSRN - Google Scholar - NBER
Mahka Moeen* University of Maryland Reconfiguration Strategies, Entrepreneurial Entry and Incubation of Nascent Industries: Three Essays University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill SSRN - Google Scholar
Vincenzo Palermo Georgia Institute of Technology Essays on Markets for Technology: The Role of Licensing as a Complementary Strategy to Internal R&D University of Toronto SSRN - Google Scholar - NBER
Pian Shu Massachusetts Institute of Technology Essays on Innovation, Productivity, and Talent Allocation Harvard Business School SSRN
Dan Jun Wang* Stanford University Reversing the brain drain? Skilled return migration and the global movement of expert knowledge Columbia University, Graduate School of Business SSRN - Google Scholar
Tiantian Yang* University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill How Do Organizations Shape Entrepreneurship? Explaining Employee Entrepreneurs' Entry and Performance Duke University SSRN - Google ScholarNBER
Marek Zapletal University of Michigan Three Essays on Regulation and Entrepreneurship The Brattle Group SSRN
Bo Zhao University of Michigan The Effects of State Innovation Programs on Entrepreneurial Firms: Three Essays University of Hong Kong SSRN- RePEc
  2011
Name Degree Institution Dissertation Title Current Institution  Research
Lakshmi Balachandra Boston College Pitching Trustworthiness: Cues for Trust in Early-Stage Investment Decision-Making Babson College SSRN - Google Scholar - ORCID
Shai Bernstein* Harvard University Essays in Entrepreneurial Finance Stanford University Graduate School of Business SSRNGoogle Scholar - NBER
Michaël A. Bikard Massachusetts Institute of Technology Essays on the Production and Commercialization of New Scientific Knowledge London Business School SSRN - NBER
Jonathan Goldberg Massachusetts Institute of Technology Essays on Macroeconomics and Corporate Finance Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System SSRN - Google Scholar
Mitchell Hoffman University of California, Berkeley Essays in Applied Microeconomics University of Toronto SSRN - Google Scholar
Mauricio Larrain University of California, Berkeley Understanding Misallocation: The Importance of Financial Constraints Columbia University SSRN - Google Scholar - RePEc
Huyen T. Pham University of Notre Dame Essays on Dynamic Competition and Academic Entrepreneurship Analysis Group SSRN
Bogdan Prokopovych University of Rhode Island Three Essays on the Creation of New Markets for Sustainable Technologies and Services University of Massachusetts Amherst SSRN
Benjamin Wild Pugsley* University of Chicago Essays on Small Business University of Notre Dame SSRN - Google Scholar - NBER - RePEc
Olga Rostapshova Harvard University Pushing a Troika of Development: Promoting Investment, Curbing Corruption, and Enhancing Public Good Provision Social Impact and Social Science Genetics Association Consortium SSRN - NBER
Erin L. Scott Washington University in St. Louis The Impact of Regulation on Entrepreneurship and Innovation National University of Singapore SSRN - Google Scholar
Christopher Stanton Stanford University Essays in Applied Economics: Entrepreneurship Through Online Outsourcing Harvard Business School SSRN - Google Scholar - NBER
Ishani Tewari Brown University Regulation, Scale, and Growth: Evidence from the United States and India Yale University SSRN - NBER
Xiahua (Anny) Wei University of California, San Diego Consumer Switching and Competition Strategy in IT-enabled Markets University of Washington, Bothell SSRN
Wen Wen Georgia Institute of Technology The Implications of Incumbent Intellectual Property Strategies for Open Source Software Adoption and Commercialization University of Texas at Austin SSRN - NBER
  2010
Name Degree Institution Dissertation Title Current Institution  Research
Marnix Amand Yale University Three Essays in Macroeconomics: Wealth Taxation and Entrepreneurship HEC Lausanne - University of Lausanne SSRN - Google Scholar
W. Chad Carlos Cornell University From Surgeries to Startups: How Institutions Shape Entrepreneurial Activity in the Field of Health Care Brigham Young University SSRN
Emily Choi University of California, Berkeley Organizational Identity and Interorganizational Alliances University of Texas at Dallas SSRN
Kellilynn Frias University of Arizona Three Essays on Product Form Choice Texas Tech University SSRN - Google Scholar
Naomi Hausman Harvard University Essays in Entrepreneurship and Public Economics Hebrew University of Jerusalem SSRN
Peng Huang Georgia Institute of Technology Essays on Innovation Ecosystems in the Enterprise Software Industry University of Maryland SSRN - Google Scholar
Amol Joshi* University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill Entrepreneurial Discovery and Information Complexity in Knowledge-Intensive Industries Oregon State University SSRN - Google Scholar - Researchgate
David Kryscynski Emory University The Strategic Implications of Firm-Specific Incentives Brigham Young University SSRN - Google Scholar - ORCID
Xiaoyang Li University of Michigan Essays in Corporate Finance and Labor Economics Cheung Kong Graduate School of Business SSRN - RePEc
Hong Luo New York University Markets for Ideas: Theory and Evidence from the Movie Industry Harvard Business School SSRN
Rory McDonald* Stanford University Competition and Strategic Interaction in New Markets Harvard Business School SSRN
Sarada University of California, San Diego Essays in Entrepreneurship University of Wisconsin - Madison SSRN - Google Scholar - RePEc
Juan Carlos Suárez Serrato* University of California, Berkeley Essays in Public Economics Duke University SSRN - Google Scholar - NBER
Rodrigo Wagner Harvard University Macroeconomic Recovery, Export Innovation and the Coordination of Entrepreneurs in the Global Economy Tufts University SSRN
Rukiye Isil Yavuz University of Minnesota The "Outsider" Entrepreneurs: The Role of Founders' Immigrant Status in the Internationalization and Performance of High Technology New Ventures Ozyegin University SSRN - Google Scholar -ORCID
  2009
Name Degree Institution Dissertation Title Current Institution  Research
Javed Ahmed University of California, Berkeley Essays on Financial Intermediation Amazon SSRN
Nachiket Bhawe University of Minnesota Does the Order of Partner Selection Matter? Evidence from the Bio-Pharmaceutical Industry North Carolina State University SSRN - Google Scholar
Meg Blume-Kohout RAND Pardee Graduate School Essays on Government Policy and Pharmaceutical Innovation Mount Holyoke College SSRN - Google Scholar - NBER - ORCID - RePEc
Ian M. Breunig Colorado State University Three Essays on Health and Labor Outcomes Abt Associates SSRN - ORCID
Gharad Bryan Yale University Essays on Development Economics London School of Economics and Political Science SSRN - Google Scholar - NBER
Martin Ganco* University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign The Effect of Technological Complexity on Innovation Performance, Employee Entrepreneurship and Mobility: Three Essays University of Wisconsin-Madison SSRN - Google Scholar - ORCID
Deepak Hegde* University of California, Berkeley Essays on Institutions and Innovation New York University SSRN - Google Scholar - NBER
Shon R. Hiatt* Cornell University Institutional Actors and Entrepreneurial Choices: New Ventures in the Biodiesel Fuel Industry University of Southern California SSRN - Google Scholar
Mingfeng Lin University of Maryland Decisions Under Uncertainty in Decentralized Online Markets: Empirical Studies of Peer-To-Peer Lending and Outsourcing University of Arizona SSRN - Google Scholar
Kathleen Marker University of California, San Diego The Role of Religion and Ethnicity in an Arab American Economy Kelton SSRN
Jason M. O'Connor Northwestern University Essays on Estimating Policy Effects in Science-Based Industries U.S. Federal Trade Commission  
Emily Cox Pahnke
Stanford University
Funding Innovation in Young Firms: The Case of Minimally Invasive Surgical Devices
University of Washington
SSRN - Google Scholar
Lori Santikian Harvard University The Ties That Bind: Bank Relationships and Small Business Lending University of California, Los Angeles SSRN
Edward Smith University of Chicago Amplified Interfaces: Essays on Organizational Identity and the Sociology of Hedge Funds Northwestern University SSRN - Google Scholar
Margarita Tsoutsoura Columbia University The Effect of Succession Taxes on Family Firm Investment: Evidence from a Natural Experiment University of Chicago SSRN - Google ScholarRePEc
  2008
Name Degree Institution Dissertation Title Current Institution  Research
David F. Benson University of Michigan - Ann Arbor Corporate Venture Capital and the Acquisition of Entrepreneurial Firms Brigham Young University SSRN - Google Scholar - Researchgate
Brian J. Broughman University of California, Berkeley Opportunistic Conduct and Governance Structure in Startup Firms Indiana University Bloomington SSRN - Google Scholar
Michael Ciuchta University of Wisconsin - Madison The Impact of Organizational Identity on Learning from Initial Experiences University of Massachusetts Lowell SSRN - ORCID
Jason Greenberg* Massachusetts Institute of Technology Three Essays on Social Networks and Entrepreneurship New York University SSRN
Christopher Hayter George Washington University The Open Innovation Imperative: Perspectives on Success From Faculty Entrepreneurs Arizona State University SSRN
Christopher Liu Harvard University Essays on Network Antecedents in a Knowledge Production Context University of Toronto SSRN - NBER
Matt Marx* Harvard University Essays on Employee Non-compete Agreements Massachusetts Institute of Technology SSRN - Google Scholar - NBER
Naranchimeg Mijid Colorado State University Gender, Race, and Credit Rationing of Small Businesses: Empirical Evidence from the 2003 Survey of Small Business Finances Connecticut Center for Innovative Entrepreneurs, LLC SSRN - Google Scholar
Shane Moser University of Kansas Does Diversity Among Co-investing Venture Capital Firms add Value for Entrepreneurial Companies? Champlain College SSRN
Romel Mostafa Carnegie Mellon University Economic Growth One Industry at a Time: Entrepreneurship in the Bangladesh Garment Industry University of Western Ontario SSRN
Yongwook Paik University of California at Berkeley Serial Entrepreneurs and New Firm Performance: Empirical Evidence from Venture-backed Semiconductor Firms Washington University in St. Louis SSRN - Google Scholar
Kelly Patterson Cornell University Impression Management and Reputation Defense in 19th Century Credit Rating University of Southern California SSRN
Anna Levine Taub Stanford University Understanding Incentives in Health Care Cornerstone Research SSRN - NBER
Sarah Thébaud* Cornell University Institutions, Cultural Beliefs and the Maintenance of Gender Inequality in Entrepreneurship Across Industrialized Nations University of California, Santa Barbara SSRN - Google Scholar
Yanbo Wang Massachusetts Institute of Technology Riding the Dragon: Entrepreneurship Under Market Transition Cheung Kong Graduate School of Business SSRN - Google Scholar - NBER
Erez Yoeli University of Chicago Does Social Approval Stimulate Prosocial Behavior? Evidence from a Field Experiment in the Residential Electricity Market Harvard University Program for Evolutionary Dynamics SSRN - Google Scholar - RePEc
  2007
Name Degree Institution Dissertation Title Current Institution  Research
Pao-Lien Chen University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign The Performance Implications of the Evolution of Managerial Capabilities in the Context of Industry Evolution National Tsing Hua University SSRN
Joshua M. Drucker University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill Regional Dominance and Industrial Success: A Productivity-Based Analysis University of Illinois at Chicago SSRN - Google Scholar - ORCID - bepress
Charles E. Eesley Massachusetts Institute of Technology Entrepreneurial Ventures from Technology-Based Universities: a Cross-National Comparison Stanford University SSRN - Google Scholar - ORCID
Andrew M. Hess Georgia Institute of Technology Essays on Dynamic Capabilities: The Role of Intellectual Human Capital on Firm Innovation Washington and Lee University SSRN - Google Scholar
Adam M. Kleinbaum Harvard University The Social Structure of Organization: Coordination in a Large, Multi-Business Firm Dartmouth College SSRN - Google Scholar - ORCID
Karthik Krishnan Boston College How does Venture Capital Financing Improve Efficiency in Private Firms? A Look Beneath the Surface Northeastern University SSRN - Google Scholar - NBER
Marlena I. Lee University of Chicago Do Employers Value Entrepreneurial Human Capital? An empirical study of post-self-employment wages Dimensional Fund Advisors SSRN
Jake Messersmith University of Kansas Transforming Caterpillars into Butterflies: The Role of Managerial Values and HR Systems in the Performance of Emergent Organizations University of Nebraska - Lincoln SSRN - Google Scholar
Ethan Mollick* Massachusetts Institute of Technology Essays on Individuals and Organizations University of Pennsylvania SSRN - Google Scholar
Christina Moon Yale University Material Intimacies: The Labor of Creativity in the Global Fashion Industry The New School, Parsons School of Design SSRN 
Eric J. Neuman University of Michigan - Ann Arbor Public Policy and Entrepreneurship: The Development of the Competitive Local Telephone Service Industry Creighton University SSRN
Sangchan Park Cornell University Is Legitimacy Contagious? The Collective Legitimation of Alternative Therapies in the U.S. Hospital Industry KAIST (Korea Advanced Institute of Science and Technology)
SSRN
Elaine C. Rideout North Carolina State University Bounded Rationality and the Supply Side of Entrepreneurship: Evaluating Technology Entrepreneurship Education for Economic Impact North Carolina State University SSRN
Christopher I. Rider* University of California, Berkeley Network Positions and Processes: Evidence from U.S. Private Equity Georgetown University SSRN - Google Scholar
Ting Zhang George Mason University It's Never Too Late: Elderly Entrepreneurship in the Aging Economy University of Baltimore SSRN - Google Scholar
  2006
Name Degree Institution Dissertation Title Current Institution  Research
Jurgita Baltrušaityté-Axelson University of Illinois - Chicago The Opportunity Recognition Process, New Business Start-Up Motivators and Outcomes: The Real Options Approach Jurgita Interiors London Ltd. SSRN
Sandip Basu University of Washington Corporate Venture Capital: Towards Understanding Who Does It, Why and How Baruch College, City University of New York SSRN
Ola Bengtsson University of Chicago Repeated Relationships between Founders and Venture Capitalists Lund University (deceased) SSRN - Google Scholar - RePEc
Amy E. Davis University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill More (or Less) than the Sums of their Parts? Status, Teams, and Entrepreneurial Outcomes Babson College SSRN
Benjamin L. Hallen Stanford University The Origin of the Network Positions of New Organizations: How Entrepreneurs Raise Funds University of Washington SSRN - Google Scholar
Poonam Khanna University of Texas - Austin The Downside of Repeated Ties: Syndicated Venture Capital Investments University of Texas at San Antonio SSRN
Adriana Kocornik-Mina George Mason University Effects of Space on Inter-State Growth Dynamics and Income Disparities in India - Modeling the Simultaneous Growth of a System of Spatial Units Alterra - Wageningen UR SSRN
Elena Loutskina Boston College How Do Corporate Venture Capitalists Create Value For Entrepreneurial Firms? University of Virginia SSRN - Google Scholar - NBER
Yang Lu New York University Networking as a Barrier to Entry and the Competitive Supply of Venture Capital BlueMountain Capital Management SSRN - Google Scholar
Denisa Mindruta University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign Markets For Research: A Matching Approach to University-Industry Research Collaborations HEC Paris SSRN - Google Scholar
Ramana Nanda*^ Massachusetts Institute of Technology Essays in Entrepreneurial Finance Harvard University SSRN - Google Scholar - NBER - RePEc
Evan Rawley University of California, Berkeley Organization and Performance: Evidence from Microdata Columbia University SSRN - Google Scholar - NBER
Nikolai Roussanov University of Chicago Diversification and its Discontents: Idiosyncratic and Entrepreneurial Risk in the Quest for Social Status University of Pennsylvania SSRN - Google Scholar - NBER - RePEc
Henry Sauermann* Duke University Individual Incentives as Drivers of Innovative Processes and Performance ESMT Berlin SSRN - Google Scholar - NBER - ORCID
Jifeng Yu Georgia State University Network Effects on New Venture Internationalization: A Network-Knowledge Framework University of Nebraska - Lincoln SSRN - Google Scholar
Juita-Elena (Wie) Yusuf University of Kentucky The Effectiveness of Entrepreneurial Start-Up Assistance Programs: Evidence from the U.S. Panel Study of Entrepreneurial Dynamics Old Dominion University SSRN - Google Scholar - ORCID
  2005
Name Degree Institution Dissertation Title Current Institution  Research
Aaron Kumar Chatterji* University of California, Berkeley Empirical Essays on Entrepreneurship and Corporate Social Responsibility Duke University SSRN - Google Scholar - NBER
Tami Gurley-Calvez University of Tennessee - Knoxville Tax Policies and Entrepreneurship: Relative Tax Rates and Health Insurance Deductibility University of Kansas Medical Center SSRN - Google Scholar
Shan He Boston College Three Essays in Corporate Finance Louisiana State University SSRN - Google Scholar
Brandon H. Lee Cornell University Cultivating the Niche: A Study of the Origins and Consequences of Standards-Based Certification Organizations in the U.S. Organic Food Industry Melbourne Business School SSRN - Google Scholar
Matt Marvel University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign A Knowledge-Based View of the Venture Creation Process: How Technology Entrepreneurs Mix Knowledge to Create Radical Innovations Ball State University SSRN - Google Scholar
Maija Renko Florida International University The Role of Market Knowledge in Recognizing and Exploiting Entrepreneurial Opportunities in Technology Intensive Firms University of Illinois at Chicago SSRN - Google Scholar
Henry Renski University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill An Investigation of the Industrial Ecology of Business Start-up Survival University of Massachusetts - Amherst SSRN - Google Scholar
Carlos Emiliano Salinas Harvard University Political and Social Roots of Economic Vices and Virtues: Evidence from Mexico Prorsus Capital SSRN
Krishnamurthy Subramanian University of Chicago Boundary Decisions and Financing Choices in Human Capital Intensive Firms: Theory and Evidence Indian School of Business SSRN - Google Scholar - ORCID - RePEc
Yinghong (Susan) Wei University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill Market Orientation and Successful New Product Innovation: The Role of Competency Traps Texas A&M International University SSRN - Google ScholarORCID
  2004
Name Degree Institution Dissertation Title Current Institution  Research
Michael J. Fern University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill Towards a Dynamic Model of Founding: Unlocking the Origins of Organizational Variation University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill SSRN
Richard John Gentry University of Florida Aspiration and Real Options: A Behavioral Theory of Strategic Decision Making University of Mississippi SSRN - Google Scholar - ORCID
Brett Anitra Gilbert* Indiana University The Implications of Geographic Cluster Locations for New Venture Performance Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey SSRN - Google Scholar
Denis Grégoire University of Colorado Opportunity Acknowledgement as a Cognitive Process of Pattern Recognition and Structural Alignment HEC Montréal SSRN - Google Scholar
Sean M. Hackett Vanderbilt University Real Options and the Option to Incubate: An Exploratory Study of the Process of Business Incubation Waseda University SSRN - Google Scholar - ORCID - Researchgate
Justin Marion University of Chicago Costs and Benefits of Affirmative Action in California Government Contracting University of California Santa Cruz SSRN - Google ScholarNBER - RePEc
Jeff D. Rosenberger Stanford University The Flip Side of the Coin: Nascent Technology Ventures and Corporate Venture Funding Earnest, Inc. SSRN
Jennifer M. Sequeira University of Texas - Arlington The Effect of Network Ties and Entrepreneurial Self-Efficacy on Immigrant New Venture Intentions University of Southern Mississippi SSRN
Marco Tortoriello Carnegie Mellon University The Social Underpinnings of Absorptive Capacity: External Knowledge, Social Networks, and Individual Innovativeness Bocconi University SSRN - Google Scholar
Geraldine A. Wu Columbia University The Interdependence of Organizational Knowledge and Financing: Studies of Technological Innovation, Learning, and Corporate Restructuring in U.S. Medical Device Ventures Yale University SSRN
  2003
Name Degree Institution Dissertation Title Current Institution  Research
Kenneth Andrew Colwell University of Oregon The Structure of Alliance Networks in Nascent Organizational Fields: The Case of Nanotechnology Long Island University Brooklyn SSRN - Google Scholar - ORCID
Waverly W. Ding* University of Chicago Four Essays on the Formation and Evolution of U.S. Biotechnology Companies University of Maryland SSRN - Google ScholarNBER
Benedict Kemmerer University of Kansas Individual Cognition and the Resource-Based View: Investigating the Way Entrepreneurs Conceptualize, Categorize, and Judge Resources BSH Bosch und Siemens Hausgeräte GmbH SSRN - ORCID - Researchgate
Elaine L. Krumpelman-Farmer University of Missouri - Columbia The Investment Horizon Issue in User-Owned Organizations Park University SSRN
Mark (Huanliang) Liu Boston College How Should Entrepreneurs Sell Equity in Initial Public Offerings? Fixed-Price Offerings Versus IPO Auctions: Three Essays in Corporate Finance University of Kentucky SSRN
Jeffery S. McMullen University of Colorado - Boulder Entrepreneurial Decision Making and The Firm's Propensity for Novel Action: A Regulatory Focus Perspective Indiana University SSRN - Google Scholar
Michael D. Meeks University of Colorado - Boulder Antecedents to the Entrepreneurial Decision: An Empirical Analysis of Three Predictive Models University of Louisiana at Shreveport SSRN
Andrew Mongar Temple University A Knowledge Based Model of Cooperation for Smaller Firms: Lessons From Chinese and US Comparisons American Genius Corporation/Exergy Innovation Corporation  
Kelley A. Packalen Stanford University You Can't Leave Your Past Behind: The Influence of Founders' Career Histories on their Firms Queen's School of Business SSRN - Google Scholar
M. Julia Prats Harvard University The Entrepreneurial Boom and Bust Phenomenon Sustaining Superior Performance through a Boom and Bust Cycle: Inter-Firm Differences University of Navarra SSRN - NBER

Mina Yoo University of Michigan Social Networks and Entrepreneurship in Silicon Valley Lulabop SSRN