Innovation Policy And The Economy 2015: Volume 16 by William R. Kerr

Innovation Policy And The Economy 2015: Volume 16

EditorWilliam R. Kerr, Josh Lerner, Scott Stern

Hardcover | April 22, 2016

not yet rated|write a review

Pricing and Purchase Info

$78.49

Earn 392 plum® points
HURRY, ONLY 1 LEFT!

In stock online

Ships free on orders over $25

Not available in stores

about

The papers in the sixteenth volume of the National Bureau of Economic Research’s Innovation Policy and the Economy offer insights into the changing landscape of innovation by highlighting recent developments in the financing of innovation and entrepreneurship and in the economics of innovation and intellectual property. The first chapter, by Ramana Nanda and Matthew Rhodes-Kropf, explores the process of experimentation in the context of financing of technology start-ups by venture capitalists. The second, by Yael Hochberg, also analyzes the role of entrepreneurial experimentation by systematically examining the rise of start-up accelerators. The third chapter, by Heidi Williams, studies the relationship between the strength of intellectual property rights and innovation. The fourth paper, by Fiona Scott Morton and Carl Shapiro discusses recent changes to the patent system and whether they align the rewards from intellectual property with the marginal contributions made by innovators and other stakeholders. The final chapter, by Karim Lakhani and Kevin Boudreau, focuses on the potential use of field innovation experiments and contests to inform innovation policy and management. Together, these essays continue to highlight the importance of economic theory and empirical analysis in innovation policy research.

About The Author

Josh Lerner is chair of the Entrepreneurial Management Unit and the Jacob H. Schiff Professor of Investment Banking at Harvard Business School. He is a research associate and codirector of the Productivity, Innovation, and Entrepreneurship Program at the NBER. Scott Stern is the School of Management Distinguished Professor of Technolog...
Biotechnology Regulation and Trade
Biotechnology Regulation and Trade

by Stuart J. Smyth

$136.79$171.00

Available for download

Not available in stores

The Complete Guide To A Maryland Divorce
The Complete Guide To A Maryland Divorce

by William T. Kerr

$8.69$9.99

Available for download

Not available in stores

Shop this author

Details & Specs

Title:Innovation Policy And The Economy 2015: Volume 16Format:HardcoverDimensions:256 pages, 9 × 6 × 0.6 inPublished:April 22, 2016Publisher:University of Chicago Press JournalsLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:022639185X

ISBN - 13:9780226391854

Look for similar items by category:

Customer Reviews of Innovation Policy And The Economy 2015: Volume 16

Reviews