|May 2015||Lost in the Clouds: The Impact of Changing Property Rights on Investment in Cloud Computing Ventures|
with Greg Rafert: w21140
|November 2013||Standard-Essential Patents|
with Jean Tirole: w19664
|September 2013||Private Equity, Jobs, and Productivity|
with Steven J. Davis, John C. Haltiwanger, Kyle Handley, Ron S. Jarmin, Javier Miranda: w19458
Published: Steven J. Davis & John Haltiwanger & Kyle Handley & Ron Jarmin & Josh Lerner & Javier Miranda, 2014. "Private Equity, Jobs, and Productivity," American Economic Review, American Economic Association, vol. 104(12), pages 3956-90, December. citation courtesy of
|August 2013||The Disintermediation of Financial Markets: Direct Investing in Private Equity|
with Lily Fang, Victoria Ivashina: w19299
|Combining Banking with Private Equity Investing|
with Lily Fang, Victoria Ivashina: w19300
|September 2011||Private Equity and Employment|
with Steven J. Davis, John C. Haltiwanger, Ron S. Jarmin, Javier Miranda: w17399
|March 2011||With a Little Help from My (Random) Friends: Success and Failure in Post-Business School Entrepreneurship|
with Ulrike Malmendier: w16918
|February 2011||The Consequences of Financial Innovation: A Counterfactual Research Agenda|
with Peter Tufano: w16780
Published: The Consequences of Financial Innovation: A Counterfactual Research Agenda, Josh Lerner, Peter Tufano. in The Rate and Direction of Inventive Activity Revisited, Lerner and Stern. 2012
|March 2010||The Consequences of Entrepreneurial Finance: A Regression Discontinuity Analysis|
with William R. Kerr, Antoinette Schoar: w15831
Published: Kerr, William R., Josh Lerner, and Antoinette Schoar. "The Consequences of Entrepreneurial Finance: Evidence from Angel Financings." Review of Financial Studies 27, no. 1 (January 2014): 20–55.
|January 2010||Private Equity and Industry Performance|
with Shai Bernstein, Morten Sørensen, Per Strömberg: w15632
|September 2009||The Financing of R&D and Innovation|
with Bronwyn H. Hall: w15325
Published: Financing R&D and innovation, with Josh Lerner, draft of chapter prepared for the Elsevier Handbook of the Economics of Innovation, B. H. Hall and N. Rosenberg (eds.), April 2010, pp. 609-639.
|June 2009||Buy Local? The Geography of Successful and Unsuccessful Venture Capital Expansion|
with Henry Chen, Paul Gompers, Anna Kovner: w15102
Published: Chen, Henry, Paul A. Gompers, Anna Kovner, and Josh Lerner. "Buy Local? The Geography of Successful Venture Capital Expansion." Journal of Urban Economics 67, no. 1 (January 2010).
|April 2009||The Investment Strategies of Sovereign Wealth Funds|
with Shai Bernstein, Antoinette Schoar: w14861
Published: Bernstein, Shai, Josh Lerner, and Antoinette Schoar. 2013. "The Investment Strategies of Sovereign Wealth Funds." Journal of Economic Perspectives, 27(2): 219-38.
|December 2008||Private Equity and Long-Run Investment: The Case of Innovation|
with Morten Sørensen, Per Strömberg: w14623
Published: Josh Lerner & Morten Sorensen & Per Strömberg, 2011. "Private Equity and Long‐Run Investment: The Case of Innovation," Journal of Finance, American Finance Association, vol. 66(2), pages 445-477, 04. citation courtesy of
|October 2008||Fear of Rejection? Tiered Certification and Transparency|
with Emmanuel Farhi, Jean Tirole: w14457
Published: Emmanuel Farhi & Josh Lerner & Jean Tirole, 2013. "Fear of rejection? Tiered certification and transparency," RAND Journal of Economics, RAND Corporation, vol. 44(4), pages 610-631, December. citation courtesy of
|September 2008||Secrets of the Academy: The Drivers of University Endowment Success|
with Antoinette Schoar, Jialan Wang: w14341
Published: Josh Lerner & Antoinette Schoar & Jialan Wang, 2008.
"Secrets of the Academy: The Drivers of University Endowment Success,"
Journal of Economic Perspectives,
American Economic Association, vol. 22(3), pages 207-22, Summer.
citation courtesy of
|The Litigation of Financial Innovations|
Published: Josh Lerner, 2010. "The Litigation of Financial Innovations," Journal of Law and Economics, University of Chicago Press, vol. 53(4), pages 807 - 831. citation courtesy of
|October 2006||The Performance of Reverse Leveraged Buyouts|
with Jerry Cao: w12626
Published: Cao, Jerry & Lerner, Josh, 2009.
"The performance of reverse leveraged buyouts,"
Journal of Financial Economics,
Elsevier, vol. 91(2), pages 139-157, February.
citation courtesy of
|Skill vs. Luck in Entrepreneurship and Venture Capital: Evidence from Serial Entrepreneurs|
with Paul Gompers, Anna Kovner, David Scharfstein: w12592
Published: Gompers, Paul, Anna Kovner, Josh Lerner, and David Scharfstein. “Performance Persistence in Entrepreneurship." Journal of Financial Economics 96 (2010): 18-32. Earlier version distributed as National Bureau of Economic Research Working Paper No. 12592 and Harvard Business School Working Paper No. 09-028. (Earlier Name: “Skill vs. Luck in Entrepreneurship and Venture Capital: Evidence from Serial Entrepreneurs.”)
|January 2006||Innovation and Incentives: Evidence from Corporate R&D|
with Julie Wulf: w11944
Published: Lerner, Josh and Julie Wulf. "Innovation and Incentives: Evidence from Corporate R&D." Review of Economics and Statistics 89 (2007): 634-644. citation courtesy of
|May 2005||Venture Capital Investment Cycles: The Impact of Public Markets|
with Paul Gompers, Anna Kovner, David Scharfstein: w11385
Published: Gompers, Paul & Kovner, Anna & Lerner, Josh & Scharfstein, David, 2008. "Venture capital investment cycles: The impact of public markets," Journal of Financial Economics, Elsevier, vol. 87(1), pages 1-23, January. citation courtesy of
|Contractibility and the Design of Research Agreements|
with Ulrike Malmendier: w11292
Published: Josh Lerner & Ulrike Malmendier, 2010.
"Contractibility and the Design of Research Agreements,"
American Economic Review,
American Economic Association, vol. 100(1), pages 214-46, March.
citation courtesy of
|March 2005||What is the Impact of Software Patent Shifts?: Evidence from Lotus v. Borland|
with Feng Zhu: w11168
Published: Lerner, Josh and Feng Zhu. "What is the impact of software patent shifts? Evidence from Lotus v. Borland." International Journal of Industrial Organization 25, 3 (June 2007): 511-529. citation courtesy of
|February 2005||The Rules of Standard Setting Organizations: An Empirical Analysis|
with Benjamin Chiao, Jean Tirole: w11156
Published: Chiang, Benjamin, Josh Lerner, and Jean Tirole. "The Rules of Standard Setting Organizations: An Empirical Analysis" Rand Journal of Economics 38 (2007): 905 - 930. citation courtesy of
|Smart Institutions, Foolish Choices? The Limited Partner Performance Puzzle|
with Antoinette Schoar, Wan Wong: w11136
Published: Lerner, Josh, Antoinette Schoar and Wan Wong. "Smart Institutions, Foolish Choices?: The Limited Partner Performance Puzzle." Journal of Finance 62 (2007): 731-764. citation courtesy of
|December 2004||The Economics of Technology Sharing: Open Source and Beyond|
with Jean Tirole: w10956
Published: Lerner, Josh and Jean Tirole. "The Economics Of Technology Sharing: Open Source and Beyond," Journal of Economic Perspectives, 2005, v19(2,Spring), 99-120. citation courtesy of
|August 2004||A Model of Forum Shopping, with Special Reference to Standard Setting Organizations|
with Jean Tirole: w10664
Published: Lerner, Josh and Jean Tirole. "A Model of Forum Shopping." American Economic Review 96 (September 2006): 1091-1113.
|March 2004||Transaction Structures in the Developing World|
with Antoinette Schoar: w10348
|January 2004||The New New Financial Thing: The Sources of Innovation Before and After State Street|
Published: Lerner, Josh. "The New New Financial Thing: The Original Of Financial Innovations," Journal of Financial Economics, 2006, v79(2,Feb), 223-255.
|December 2003||Institutions, Capital Constraints and Entrepreneurial Firm Dynamics: Evidence from Europe|
with Mihir Desai, Paul Gompers: w10165
|July 2003||Entrepreneurial Spawning: Public Corporations and the Genesis of New Ventures, 1986-1999|
with Paul Gompers, David Scharfstein: w9816
- Gompers, Paul, Josh Lerner and David Scharfstein. "Entrepreneurial Spawning: Public Corporations and the Formation of New Ventures, 1986-1999." Journal of Finance 60, 2 (April 2005): 577-614.
- Auerswald, Philip E. and Ant Bozkaya (eds.) Financing Entrepreneurship. Cheltenham, United Kingdom: Edward Elgar, 2008.
|May 2003||Cooperative Marketing Agreements Between Competitors: Evidence from Patent Pools|
with Jean Tirole, Marcin Strojwas: w9680
|December 2002||The Scope of Open Source Licensing|
with Jean Tirole: w9363
Published: Josh Lerner, 2005. "The Scope of Open Source Licensing," Journal of Law, Economics and Organization, Oxford University Press, vol. 21(1), pages 20-56, April. citation courtesy of
|September 2002||The Illiquidity Puzzle: Theory and Evidence from Private Equity|
with Antoinetter Schoar: w9146
Published: Lerner, Josh and Antoinette Schoar. "The Illiquidity Puzzle: Theory And Evidence From Private Equity," Journal of Financial Economics, 2004, v72(1,Apr), 3-40. citation courtesy of
|Efficient Patent Pools|
with Jean Tirole: w9175
Published: Lerner, Josh and Jean Tirole. "Efficient Patent Pools," American Economic Review, 2004, v94(3,Jun), 691-711. citation courtesy of
|June 2002||Patent Protection and Innovation Over 150 Years|
Published: Lerner, Josh. "150 Years Of Patent Protection," American Economic Review, 2002, v92(2,May), 221-225.
|October 2001||The Really Long-Run Performance of Initial Public Offerings: The Pre-NASDAQ Evidence|
with Paul A. Gompers: w8505
Published: Journal of Finance, 58 (August 2003) 1355-1392. citation courtesy of
|April 2001||Links and Hyperlinks: An Empirical Analysis of Internet Portal Alliances, 1995-1999|
with Dan Elfenbein: w8251
Published: "Ownership and Control Rights in Internet Portal Alliances," Rand Journal of Economics, 34 (Summer 2003) 356-369.
|September 2000||Where Does State Street Lead? A First Look at Finance Patents, 1971-2000|
Published: Journal of Finance, 57 (April 2002) 901-930.
|March 2000||The Simple Economics of Open Source|
with Jean Triole: w7600
Published: "Some Simple Economics of Open Source," Journal of Industrial Economics, 52 (June 2002) 197-234.
|January 2000||Do Equity Financing Cycles Matter? Evidence from Biotechnology Alliances|
with Alexander Tsai: w7464
Published: Journal of Financial Economics, 67 (March 2003) 411-446. citation courtesy of
|150 Years of Patent Office Practice|
Published: Josh Lerner, 2005. "150 Years of Patent Office Practice," American Law and Economics Review, Oxford University Press, vol. 7(1), pages 112-143. citation courtesy of
|150 Years of Patent Protection|
Published: American Economic Review, Vol. 92, no. 2 (May 2002): 221-225 citation courtesy of
|April 1999||Privatizing R&D: Patent Policy and the Commercialization of National Laboratory Technologies|
with Adam B. Jaffe: w7064
Published: "Reinventing Public R&D: Patent Law and Technology Transfer from Federal Laboratories", Rand Journal of Economics, 32 (Spring 2001) 167-198.
|January 1999||What Drives Venture Capital Fundraising?|
with Paul A. Gompers: w6906
Published: Brookings Papers on Economic Activity: Macroeconomics (1998): 149-192.
|December 1998||Does Venture Capital Spur Innovation?|
with Samuel Kortum: w6846
Published: Kortum, Samuel and Joseph Lerner. "Assessing The Contribution Of Venture Capital To Innovation," Rand Journal of Economics, 2000, v31(4,Winter), 674-692.
|Conflict of Interest in the Issuance of Public Securities: Evidence from Venture Capital|
with Paul Gompers: w6847
Published: Journal of Law and Economics, Vol. 42, no. 1, part 1 (April 1999): 1-29. citation courtesy of
|September 1998||The Determinants of Corporate Venture Capital Successes: Organizational Structure, Incentives, and Complementarities|
with Paul A. Gompers: w6725
|December 1997||The Enforcement of Intellectual Property Rights: A Survey of the Empirical Literature|
with Jean O. Lanjouw: w6296
Published: The Annales d'Economie et de Statistique, no. 49/50 (July 1998): 223-246.
|September 1997||Stronger Protection or Technological Revolution: What is Behind the Recent Surge in Patenting?|
with Samuel Kortum: w6204
Published: Carnegie-Rochester Conference Series on Public Policy, Vol. 48 (June 1998): 247-304. Research Policy, Vol. 28 (January 1999): 1-22 (condensed version printedas "What is Behind the Recent Surge in Parenting?"). citation courtesy of
|April 1997||The Control of Strategic Alliances: An Empirical Analysis of Biotechnology Collaborations|
with Robert P. Merges: w6014
Published: Published as "The Control of Technology Alliances: An Empirical Analysis of the Biotechnology Industry", Journal of Industrial Economics, Vol. 46,no. 2 (June 1998): 125-156.
|September 1996||The Government as Venture Capitalist: The Long-Run Effects of the SBIR Program|
|July 1996||Preliminary Injunctive Relief: Theory and Evidence from Patent Litigation|
with Jean O. Lanjouw: w5689
Published: "Tilting the Table? The Use of Preliminary Injunctions," Journal of Law and Economics, 44 (October 2001) 573-603.