NBER Working Papers by Josh Lerner

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November 2013Standard-Essential Patents
with Jean Tirole: w19664
September 2013Private Equity, Jobs, and Productivity
with Steven J. Davis, John C. Haltiwanger, Kyle Handley, Ron S. Jarmin, Javier Miranda: w19458
August 2013The 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 2011Private Equity and Employment
with Steven J. Davis, John C. Haltiwanger, Ron S. Jarmin, Javier Miranda: w17399
March 2011With a Little Help from My (Random) Friends: Success and Failure in Post-Business School Entrepreneurship
with Ulrike Malmendier: w16918
February 2011The Consequences of Financial Innovation: A Counterfactual Research Agenda
with Peter Tufano: w16780
March 2010The Consequences of Entrepreneurial Finance: A Regression Discontinuity Analysis
with William R. Kerr, Antoinette Schoar: w15831
January 2010Private Equity and Industry Performance
with Shai Bernstein, Morten Sørensen, Per Strömberg: w15632
September 2009The Financing of R&D and Innovation
with Bronwyn H. Hall: w15325
June 2009Buy Local? The Geography of Successful and Unsuccessful Venture Capital Expansion
with Henry Chen, Paul Gompers, Anna Kovner: w15102
April 2009The Investment Strategies of Sovereign Wealth Funds
with Shai Bernstein, Antoinette Schoar: w14861
December 2008Private Equity and Long-Run Investment: The Case of Innovation
with Morten Sørensen, Per Strömberg: w14623
October 2008Fear of Rejection? Tiered Certification and Transparency
with Emmanuel Farhi, Jean Tirole: w14457
September 2008Secrets of the Academy: The Drivers of University Endowment Success
with Antoinette Schoar, Jialan Wang: w14341
The Litigation of Financial Innovations
October 2006The Performance of Reverse Leveraged Buyouts
with Jerry Cao: w12626
Skill vs. Luck in Entrepreneurship and Venture Capital: Evidence from Serial Entrepreneurs
with Paul Gompers, Anna Kovner, David Scharfstein: w12592
January 2006Innovation and Incentives: Evidence from Corporate R&D
with Julie Wulf: w11944
May 2005Venture Capital Investment Cycles: The Impact of Public Markets
with Paul Gompers, Anna Kovner, David Scharfstein: w11385
Contractibility and the Design of Research Agreements
with Ulrike Malmendier: w11292
March 2005What is the Impact of Software Patent Shifts?: Evidence from Lotus v. Borland
with Feng Zhu: w11168
February 2005The Rules of Standard Setting Organizations: An Empirical Analysis
with Benjamin Chiao, Jean Tirole: w11156
Smart Institutions, Foolish Choices? The Limited Partner Performance Puzzle
with Antoinette Schoar, Wan Wong: w11136
December 2004The Economics of Technology Sharing: Open Source and Beyond
with Jean Tirole: w10956
August 2004A Model of Forum Shopping, with Special Reference to Standard Setting Organizations
with Jean Tirole: w10664
March 2004Transaction Structures in the Developing World
with Antoinette Schoar: w10348
January 2004The New New Financial Thing: The Sources of Innovation Before and After State Street
December 2003Institutions, Capital Constraints and Entrepreneurial Firm Dynamics: Evidence from Europe
with Mihir Desai, Paul Gompers: w10165
July 2003Entrepreneurial Spawning: Public Corporations and the Genesis of New Ventures, 1986-1999
with Paul Gompers, David Scharfstein: w9816
May 2003Cooperative Marketing Agreements Between Competitors: Evidence from Patent Pools
with Jean Tirole, Marcin Strojwas: w9680
December 2002The Scope of Open Source Licensing
with Jean Tirole: w9363
September 2002The Illiquidity Puzzle: Theory and Evidence from Private Equity
with Antoinetter Schoar: w9146
Efficient Patent Pools
with Jean Tirole: w9175
June 2002Patent Protection and Innovation Over 150 Years
October 2001The Really Long-Run Performance of Initial Public Offerings: The Pre-NASDAQ Evidence
with Paul A. Gompers: w8505
April 2001Links and Hyperlinks: An Empirical Analysis of Internet Portal Alliances, 1995-1999
with Dan Elfenbein: w8251
September 2000Where Does State Street Lead? A First Look at Finance Patents, 1971-2000
March 2000The Simple Economics of Open Source
with Jean Triole: w7600
January 2000Do Equity Financing Cycles Matter? Evidence from Biotechnology Alliances
with Alexander Tsai: w7464
150 Years of Patent Office Practice
150 Years of Patent Protection
April 1999Privatizing R&D: Patent Policy and the Commercialization of National Laboratory Technologies
with Adam B. Jaffe: w7064
January 1999What Drives Venture Capital Fundraising?
with Paul A. Gompers: w6906
December 1998Does Venture Capital Spur Innovation?
with Samuel Kortum: w6846
Conflict of Interest in the Issuance of Public Securities: Evidence from Venture Capital
with Paul Gompers: w6847
September 1998The Determinants of Corporate Venture Capital Successes: Organizational Structure, Incentives, and Complementarities
with Paul A. Gompers: w6725
December 1997The Enforcement of Intellectual Property Rights: A Survey of the Empirical Literature
with Jean O. Lanjouw: w6296
September 1997Stronger Protection or Technological Revolution: What is Behind the Recent Surge in Patenting?
with Samuel Kortum: w6204
April 1997The Control of Strategic Alliances: An Empirical Analysis of Biotechnology Collaborations
with Robert P. Merges: w6014
September 1996The Government as Venture Capitalist: The Long-Run Effects of the SBIR Program
July 1996Preliminary Injunctive Relief: Theory and Evidence from Patent Litigation
with Jean O. Lanjouw: w5689

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