• Past Seminars

  • Date Event
    May 14th 2018 Claudia Steinwender (MIT Sloan)

    "Spinning the Web: The Impact of ICT on Trade inIntermediates and Technology Diffusion"

    April 23rd 2018 Kevin Bryan (University of Toronto)

    "The Paper Trail of Knowledge, Revisited"

    April 9th 2018 Ariel Stern (Harvard Business School)


    "Digital Innovation with High Costs of Entry: Evidence from Software-Driven Medical Devices"

    April 2nd 2018 Chiara Farronato (Harvard Business School)

    "Consumer Reviews and Regulation: Evidence from NYC Restaurants"

    March 12th 2018 Sabrina Howell (NYU Stern School of Business)

    "Learning from Feedback: Evidence from New Ventures"

    March 5th, 2018 Douglas O'Reagan (MIT School of Humanities, Arts, and Social Sciences)


    "Know-How in Postwar Business and Law"


    February 26, 2018 Hazhir Rahmandad (MIT)

    "An Inside Look: Modeling Heterogeneity in the Organization of Scientific Work"

    January 19th, 2018 Natalia Rigol (Harvard University)

    “Targeting High Ability Entrepreneurs Using CommunityInformation: Mechanism Design In The Field"

    January 18th, 2018 Eugenie Dugoua (Columbia University SIPA)

    "International Environmental Agreements and Directed Technological Change: Evidence from the Ozone Regime"

    12/04/2017 Dietmar Harhoff

    Deferred Patent Examination

    11/20/2017 Neil Thompson (MIT Sloan)

    Science Is Shaped by Wikipedia: Evidence from aRandomized Control Trial

    11/06/2017 REAL seminar: Erin Baumgartner (Senseable City Lab) & Ricardo Alvarez (Urban Studies and Planning)

    Future Transportation Systems, Autonomous Vehicles, and Digitized Infrastructure and Robotics
    10/30/2017 Michael Jacobides (LBS)


    Unpacking the Dynamics of Scope Transformation in US Banks, 1992-2006

    10/02/2017 Jorge Guzman (MIT & NBER)


    Go West Young Firm

    09/25/2017 Erina Ytsma (MIT Sloan, IDE)


    Effort and Selection Effects of Performance Pay in Knowledge Creation

    May 15, 2017 John Van Reenen (MIT Sloan)
    May 8, 2017 Bronwyn Hall (University of California, Berkeley)
    Technology Entry in the Presence of Patent Thickets
    Apr 24, 2017 Jana Gallus (UCLA Anderson School of Management)
    Increasing Wikipedia Editor Retention With Non-Monetary Awards: A Field Experiment.
    Apr 3, 2017 Diego Comin (Dartmouth College)
    If Technology Has Arrived Everywhere, Why Has Income Diverged?
    Mar 20, 2017 Juanita Gonzalez-Uribe (London School of Economics)
    How Sensitive is Young Firm Investment to the Cost of Outside Equity?
    Mar 13, 2017 Robert Seamans (NYU Stern School of Business)
    Technology Opportunities and Local Innovation: Early Airmail and Aircraft Inventors
    Mar 6, 2017 Eric Von Hippel (MIT Sloan)
    Free Innovation
    Feb 27, 2017 Lesley Millar-Nicholson (MIT Sloan)
    January 23, 2017 Laurina Zhang (Ivey Business School)
    Who does (not) Benefit from Entrepreneurship Programs?
    January 17, 2017 Nahoko Kameo (NYU)
    Global Repertoires of Entrepreneurial Action
    Dec 12, 2016 Frontier Knowledge and the Creation of Ideas: Evidence from the Collapse of International Science in the Wake of World War I
    Fabian Waldinger (University of Warwick)
    Dec 5, 2016 Financing Novel Drugs
    Danielle Li (HBS)
    Nov 28, 2016 Learning When to Quit: A Dynamic Model of R&D Decision Making
    Tim Simcoe (BU Questrom School of Business)
    Nov 21, 2016 Mapping Market Spaces: Referents and Pricing in the Field of Higher Education
    Freda Lynn (University of Iowa)
    Nov 14, 2016 Innovating in Science and Engineering or “Cashing In” on Wall Street? Evidence on Elite STEM talent  
    Pian Shu (HBS)
    Nov 7, 2016 Watch or Do? Vicarious and Experiential Learning in a Crowdfunding
    Alva Taylor (Tuck School of Business)
    Oct 31, 2016 Entrepreneurial Migration: The Role of the Entrepreneurial Ecosystem
    Jorge Guzman (MIT Sloan)
    Oct 17, 2016 Trials and Terminations: Learning from Competitor’s R&D Failures
    Josh Krieger (MIT Sloan)
    Oct 3, 2016 Racial Discrimination in the Sharing Economy: Evidence from a Field Experiment
    Michael Luca (HBS)
    Sep 19, 2016 Age and Achievement in Science, Invention, and Entrepreneurship
    Ben Jones (Northwestern)
    Sep 12, 2016 Gender Bias in Entrepreneurial Financing: When Does it Occur, Why Does it Occur, and What Can Be Done About It?
    Sarah Thebaud (UC Santa Barbara)
    May 16, 2016 Karim Lakhani
    May 3, 2016 Lee Fleming
    Special Seminar
    May 2, 2016 Thomas Hellmann
    Apr 25, 2016 Jeff Furman
    Firm Performance and State Innovation Funding: Evidence from China's Innofund Program
    April 11, 2016 Scott Stern
    Foundations of Entrepreneurial Strategy
    April 4, 2016 James Evans
    How Science Thinks
    March 28, 2016 Andrei Hagiu
    Controlling versus Enabling
    March 14, 2016 Fabian Waldinger Frontier Knowledge and Scientific Production: Evidence from the of International Science in the Wake of WWI
    March 7, 2016 Neil Thompson & Ben Roin
    Evidence from Claim Narrowing During USPTO Examinations
    February 29, 2016 Olav Sorenson
    Do Startups Create Good Jobs?
    February 8, 2016 Paula Stephan
    The Bias Against Novelty: A Cautionary Tale for Users of Bibliometric Indicators
    Nov 30, 2015 Mercedes Delgado
    Clusters and the Great Recession
    November 23, 2015 Martin Watzinger (University of Munich)
    Antitrust, Patents, and Cumulative Innovation: Evidence from Bell Labs
    November 16, 2015 Valentina Tartari (Copenhagen Business School)
    Dexterity in the use Of Organizational Logics: The Effect Of Self-Monitoring
    November 9, 2015 Wesley Cohen (Duke University)
    The Acquisition and Commercialization of Invention in American Manufacturing: Incidence and Impact
    November 2, 2015 Molly Van Houweling (University of California, Berkeley, School of Law)
    Innovation and Intellectual Legacies
    October 26, 2015 Alfonso Gambardella
    October 5, 2015 Abhishek Nagaraj (MIT Sloan Business School of Management)
    The Private Benefits of Public Information: Satellite Mapping and Gold Discovery
    September 28, 2015 Dan Fehder (MIT Sloan)
    Accelerators and Startup Ecosystems: Substitutes or Complements for Entrepreneurial Performance?
    May 11, 2015 Michael Hannan (Stanford University Graduate School of Business)
    What Does It Mean to Span Cultural Boundaries?
    May 4, 2015 Valerie Karplus (MIT Sloan)
    Institutions and Pollution Management in Emerging Markets: Insights from Cities in China
    April 27, 2015 Petra Moser (Stanford University)
    Copyright and Creativity: Evidence from Italian Operas
    April 13, 2015 Martin Ganco (University of Minnesota Carlson School of Management)
    Marked for Life?: Temporary Mobility Constraints and Entrepreneurship Decisions by Foreign Graduates in Science and Engineering
    April 6, 2015 Donald Sull (MIT Sloan)
    Simple Rules: How to Thrive in a Complex World
    March 30, 2015 Vladimir Bulovic (MIT School of Engineering)
    March 9, 2015 Heidi Williams (MIT)
    Missing Markets for Innovation: Evidence from New Uses of Old Drugs
    March 2, 2015 Benjamin Jones (Northwestern University Kellogg School of Management)
    University Innovation and the Professor’s Privilege
    February 23, 2015 Philippe Aghion (Harvard University)
    Innovation and Top Income Inequality
    December 15, 2014 Cesar Hidalgo (MIT Media Lab)
    Bringing Data to Life: Visualizing the development of economies, cities, social networks and culture
    December 8, 2014 Hong Luo (Harvard Business School)
    Copyright Enforcement in Stock Photography
    December 1, 2014 Alberto Galasso (University of Toronto Rotman School of Management)
    Roads and Innovation
    November 24, 2014 William Mann (UCLA Anderson School of Management)
    Creditor Rights and Innovation: Evidence from Patent Collateral
    November 17, 2014 Mary Benner (University of Minnesota Carlson School of Managment)
    Same old song? Technological change, exploration, and performance in the music industry
    November 3, 2014 Karim Lakhani (Harvard Business School)
    Looking Across and Looking Beyond the Knowledge Frontier: Intellectual Distance and Resource Allocation in Science
    October 27, 2014 Matt Marx (MIT Sloan)
    October 6, 2014 Naomi Hausman (Hebrew University of Jerusalem)
    State Non-compete Laws and the Market for Physician Services
    September 29, 2014 Eunhee Sohn (MIT)
    Knowledge Spillovers from Industry to Academia: Evidence from the Agricultural Biotechnology Revolution
    September 22, 2014 Gino Cattani (NYU Stern School of Business)
    From the Margins to the Core: The Legitimation Journey of John Harrison’s Marine Chronometer
    May 12, 2014 Joel Mokyr (Northwestern University)
    Cultural entrepreneurs and the origins of modern economic growth
    May 5, 2014 Pedro Oliveira (Catolica-Lisbon)
    Patient Innovation under Chronic Need: A Pilot Investigation and a Planned Intervention
    April 28, 2014 Yael Hochberg (MIT/Northwestern University)
    Accelerators as Market Design for Entrepreneurial Finance
    April 14, 2014 Michael Cusumano (MIT) & David Yoffie (Harvard University)
    Masters of Strategy: Lessons from Bill Gates, Andy Grove, and Steve Jobs for the Next Generation of CEOs and Entrepreneurs
    April 7, 2014 Jessica Trancik (MIT)
    Modeling technology cost improvement
    March 31, 2014 Ethan Mollick (The Wharton School)
    Homophily, Gender-Typing and Investor Activism in Crowdfunding
    March 3, 2014 Nikolaus Franke (Vienna School of Business and Economics)
    The Seven IP Commandments of a Crowdsourcing Community: How Norms-Based IP Systems Overcome Imitation Problems
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