Introduction to "Innovation Policy and the Economy, Volume 17"
Chapter in NBER book Innovation Policy and the Economy, Volume 17 (2017), Shane Greenstein, Josh Lerner, and Scott Stern, editors
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We thank the Ewing Marion Kauffman Foundation for support of the NBER Innovation Policy and the Economy conference series.
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Josh Lerner periodically receives compensation for advising institutional investors, private equity firms, corporate venturing groups, and government agencies on topics related to entrepreneurship, innovation, and private capital.
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Scott Stern periodically receives compensation for speaking about or consulting about innovation policy, typically at events organized by government agencies or other institutions in the policy process. He also receives compensation from the MIT Entrepreneurship Acceleration Program.