The Money of Invention: How Venture Capital Creates New Wealth

The Money of Invention: How Venture Capital Creates New Wealth

by Paul A. Gompers, Joshua Lerner

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Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781578513260
Publisher: Harvard Business Review Press
Publication date: 12/28/2001
Pages: 320
Sales rank: 694,998
Product dimensions: 6.46(w) x 9.52(h) x 1.13(d)

About the Author

Paul A. Gompers is a Professor of Business Administration and Director of Research at Harvard Business School.

Josh Lerner is a Professor of Business Administration at Harvard Business School.

Table of Contents

Acknowledgmentsix
1The Venture Capital Difference1
Part IThe Entrepreneur's Challenge19
2The Problem: Financing Entrepreneurial Firms21
3The Financing Solution: Venture Capital41
4The Venture Capital Economy61
Part IIThe Venture Capitalist's Challenge85
5How Do Venture Organizations Work?87
6Boom and Bust in the Venture Industry117
Part IIIThe Emulator's Challenge143
7The Corporate Venturing Experience145
8Designing a Successful Public Venturing Effort169
9Engineering International Venture Capital Success191
10Succeeding in the Next Venture Capital Revolution225
Glossary249
Notes257
Index271
About the Authors281

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