Edward Roberts

David Sarnoff Professor of Management of Technology
Founder and Chair, Martin Trust Center for MIT Entrepreneurship

Biography | Selected Publications

Entrepreneurial Impact: The Role of MIT – An Updated Report (Boston: NOW Publications, 2011).

Entrepreneurial Impact: The Role of MIT (Kansas City: The Kauffman Foundation, 2009).

Innovation: Driving Product, Process and Market Change (San Francisco: Jossey-Bass, 2002).

Managerial Applications of System Dynamics (editor) (Cambridge: The M.I.T. Press, 1978) (republished in Waltham MA by Pegasus Communications, 1999).

Entrepreneurs in High Technology: Lessons from MIT and Beyond (New York: Oxford University Press, 1991).

Generating Technological Innovation (editor) (New York: Oxford University Press, 1987).

Biomedical Innovation (Cambridge: The MIT Press, 1981).

The Dynamics of Human Service Delivery (Cambridge: Ballinger Publishing, 1976).

The Persistent Poppy: A Computer-Aided Search for Heroin Policy (Cambridge: Ballinger Publishing, 1975).

Systems Simulation for Regional Analysis: An Application to River Basin Planning (with H. Hamilton, et al.) (Cambridge: The M.I.T. Press, 1969).

The Dynamics of Research and Development (New York: Harper & Row, Publishers, 1964).


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$100K Entrepreneurship competition; Alliances; Angel investing; Business plans; Emerging businesses; Entrepreneurial management; Entrepreneurship / New ventures; Global entrepreneurship; High technology companies; Management of technology; Startups; Technological innovation; Technology strategy; Technology transfer