Josh Lerner: recipient of the 2010 Global Award for Entrepreneurship Research
2010 (English)Report (Other academic)
This article describes the academic contributions of the 2010 recipient of the Global Award for Entrepreneurship Research, Professor Josh Lerner of the Harvard Business School. Lerner’s empirical research on the inter-relationship between venture capital, innovation and entrepreneurship has greatly extended and improved our understanding of one of the major drivers of growth in modern economies. The first part of this article explains Lerner’s contributions as regards the structure and organization of the venture capital industry. Later, his most important publications on entrepreneurship, innovation and intellectual property rights are surveyed. Several aspects of Lerner’s policy-oriented work are then outlined, before the article closes with a brief conclusion.
Place, publisher, year, edition, pages
CESIS, KTH Royal Institute of Technology , 2010. , 19 p.
CESIS Working Paper Series in Economics and Institutions of Innovation, 233
Global Award, Venture capital, Patent, Entrepreneurship, Innovation
IdentifiersURN: urn:nbn:se:kth:diva-67423OAI: oai:DiVA.org:kth-67423DiVA: diva2:484937
QC 201202092012-02-092012-01-272012-02-09Bibliographically approved