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    • Patent Trolls: Evidence from Targeted Firms 

      Cohen, Lauren; Gurun, Umit G.; Kominers, Scott Duke
      We provide theoretical and empirical evidence on the evolution and impact of non-practicing entities (NPEs) in the intellectual property space. Heterogeneity in innovation, given a cost of commercialization, results in ...
    • A Project-Level Analysis of Value Creation in Firms 

      Cohn, J. B.; Gurun, Umit G.; Moussawi, R.
      This paper analyzes value creation in firms at the project level. We present evidence that managers facing short-termist incentives set a lower threshold for accepting projects. Using novel data on new client and product ...