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Homepage:http://www.cbs.dk/en/research/departments-and-centres/department-of-innovation-and-organiz
Workplace:Institut for Organisation (Department of Organization), Copenhagen Business School, (more information at EDIRC)
Institute of Labor Economics (IZA), (more information at EDIRC)
Faculteit Economie en Bedrijfskunde (Faculty of Economics and Business), Universiteit van Amsterdam (University of Amsterdam), (more information at EDIRC)
Tinbergen Instituut (Tinbergen Institute), (more information at EDIRC)

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Working Papers

2017

  1. Badge of Honor or Scarlet Letter? Unpacking Investors' Judgment of Entrepreneurs' Past Failure
    CEPR Discussion Papers, C.E.P.R. Discussion Papers Downloads
    Also in Tinbergen Institute Discussion Papers, Tinbergen Institute (2017) Downloads
    IZA Discussion Papers, Institute of Labor Economics (IZA) (2017) Downloads
  2. Intuitive versus Contemplative: Do Entrepreneurs differ in their Decision-Making Style from Managers and Employees?
    Tinbergen Institute Discussion Papers, Tinbergen Institute Downloads
  3. On the Origins of Entrepreneurship: Evidence from Sibling Correlation
    Working Paper Series, Stockholm University, Swedish Institute for Social Research Downloads
    Also in Tinbergen Institute Discussion Papers, Tinbergen Institute (2017) Downloads
    CEPR Discussion Papers, C.E.P.R. Discussion Papers (2016) Downloads View citations (7)
    IZA Discussion Papers, Institute of Labor Economics (IZA) (2016) Downloads View citations (3)
  4. The Origins and Extent of Entrepreneurial Action-Orientedness: An Experimental Study
    Tinbergen Institute Discussion Papers, Tinbergen Institute Downloads
    Also in CEPR Discussion Papers, C.E.P.R. Discussion Papers (2017) Downloads
    IZA Discussion Papers, Institute of Labor Economics (IZA) (2017) Downloads
  5. The Returns to Entrepreneurship: Evidence from Matched Person-Firm Data
    IZA Discussion Papers, Institute of Labor Economics (IZA) Downloads
    Also in Tinbergen Institute Discussion Papers, Tinbergen Institute (2017) Downloads
    CEPR Discussion Papers, C.E.P.R. Discussion Papers (2017) Downloads

2016

  1. Does Relative Grading Help Male Students? Evidence from a Field Experiment in the Classroom
    Framed Field Experiments, The Field Experiments Website Downloads View citations (1)
    Also in IZA Discussion Papers, Institute of Labor Economics (IZA) (2014) Downloads View citations (6)
    Tinbergen Institute Discussion Papers, Tinbergen Institute (2014) Downloads View citations (6)
  2. Entrepreneurial Choices of Initial Human Capital Endowments and New Venture Success
    Tinbergen Institute Discussion Papers, Tinbergen Institute Downloads View citations (5)
    Also in IZA Discussion Papers, Institute of Labor Economics (IZA) (2016) Downloads View citations (5)
  3. How do Entrepreneurial Bosses influence their Employees' Future Entrepreneurship Choices?
    Tinbergen Institute Discussion Papers, Tinbergen Institute Downloads View citations (1)
    Also in CEPR Discussion Papers, C.E.P.R. Discussion Papers (2016) Downloads View citations (1)
  4. The "Entrepreneurial Boss" Effect on Employees' Future Entrepreneurship Choices: A Role Model Story?
    IZA Discussion Papers, Institute of Labor Economics (IZA) Downloads
  5. The Schumpeterian Entrepreneur: A Review of the Empirical Evidence on the Antecedents, Behavior, and Consequences of Innovative Entrepreneurship
    Tinbergen Institute Discussion Papers, Tinbergen Institute Downloads View citations (3)

2015

  1. Are Entrepreneurs more Optimistic and Overconfident than Managers and Employees?
    Tinbergen Institute Discussion Papers, Tinbergen Institute Downloads View citations (4)
  2. Deviating from the benchmarks: Human capital inputs and the survival of new startups
    CEF.UP Working Papers, Universidade do Porto, Faculdade de Economia do Porto Downloads
  3. Women Do Not Play Their Aces: The Consequences of Shying Away
    IZA Discussion Papers, Institute of Labor Economics (IZA) Downloads

2014

  1. Ability Dispersion and Team Performance
    Tinbergen Institute Discussion Papers, Tinbergen Institute Downloads View citations (1)
  2. Entrepreneurial Couples
    IZA Discussion Papers, Institute of Labor Economics (IZA) Downloads
    Also in Tinbergen Institute Discussion Papers, Tinbergen Institute (2014) Downloads
  3. Ethnic Diversity and Team Performance: A Field Experiment
    Tinbergen Institute Discussion Papers, Tinbergen Institute Downloads
    Also in IZA Discussion Papers, Institute of Labor Economics (IZA) (2012) Downloads View citations (23)
  4. Jacks-of-All-Trades? The Effect of Balanced Skills on Team Performance
    IZA Discussion Papers, Institute of Labor Economics (IZA) Downloads View citations (1)
  5. Risk, Uncertainty and Entrepreneurship: Evidence From a Lab-in-the-Field Experiment
    Tinbergen Institute Discussion Papers, Tinbergen Institute Downloads
    Also in IZA Discussion Papers, Institute of Labor Economics (IZA) (2014) Downloads View citations (1)

    See also Journal Article in Management Science (2016)
  6. Testing for Distortions in Performance Measures: An Application to Residual Income Based Measures like Economic Value Added
    Tinbergen Institute Discussion Papers, Tinbergen Institute Downloads View citations (1)
    See also Journal Article in Journal of Economics & Management Strategy (2015)
  7. The Impact of Gender Diversity on the Performance of Business Teams: Evidence from a Field Experiment
    Tinbergen Institute Discussion Papers, Tinbergen Institute Downloads View citations (2)
    See also Journal Article in Management Science (2013)
  8. The Value of an Educated Population for an Individual's Entrepreneurship Success
    Tinbergen Institute Discussion Papers, Tinbergen Institute Downloads View citations (18)
    Also in Scales Research Reports, EIM Business and Policy Research (2013) Downloads View citations (7)
  9. The entrepreneurial earnings puzzle. Evidence from matched person-firm data
    Discussion Papers, Statistics Norway, Research Department Downloads View citations (5)
  10. Why do Entrepreneurial Parents have Entrepreneurial Children?
    Tinbergen Institute Discussion Papers, Tinbergen Institute Downloads
    Also in IZA Discussion Papers, Institute of Labor Economics (IZA) (2012) Downloads View citations (13)

    See also Journal Article in Journal of Labor Economics (2015)

2012

  1. Ability Dispersion and Team Performance: A Field Experiment
    IZA Discussion Papers, Institute of Labor Economics (IZA) Downloads View citations (1)
    Also in Tinbergen Institute Discussion Papers, Tinbergen Institute (2012) Downloads View citations (1)
  2. The Effect of Early Entrepreneurship Education: Evidence from a Randomized Field Experiment
    Tinbergen Institute Discussion Papers, Tinbergen Institute Downloads View citations (6)
    Also in IZA Discussion Papers, Institute of Labor Economics (IZA) (2012) Downloads View citations (9)

2011

  1. Entrepreneurship and Role Models
    Scales Research Reports, EIM Business and Policy Research Downloads View citations (24)
    Also in Tinbergen Institute Discussion Papers, Tinbergen Institute (2011) Downloads View citations (6)

    See also Journal Article in Journal of Economic Psychology (2012)
  2. Gender, risk aversion and remuneration policies of entrepreneurs
    Scales Research Reports, EIM Business and Policy Research Downloads
  3. It's the Opportunity Cost, Stupid! How Self-Employment Responds to Financial Incentives of Return, Risk and Skew
    IZA Discussion Papers, Institute of Labor Economics (IZA) Downloads
    Also in Tinbergen Institute Discussion Papers, Tinbergen Institute (2011) Downloads
  4. Risk, Balanced Skills and Entrepreneurship
    IZA Discussion Papers, Institute of Labor Economics (IZA) Downloads View citations (1)
    Also in Tinbergen Institute Discussion Papers, Tinbergen Institute (2011) Downloads View citations (1)

    See also Journal Article in Small Business Economics (2017)
  5. The More Business Owners the Merrier? The Role of Tertiary Education
    Scales Research Reports, EIM Business and Policy Research Downloads View citations (6)
    Also in Tinbergen Institute Discussion Papers, Tinbergen Institute (2011) Downloads

    See also Journal Article in Small Business Economics (2013)
  6. The strength of a good example: How important are role models for early-stage entrepreneurs?
    ERSA conference papers, European Regional Science Association Downloads

2009

  1. Entrepreneurship, Wage Employment and Control in an Occupational Choice Framework
    IZA Discussion Papers, Institute of Labor Economics (IZA) Downloads View citations (2)
    Also in Working Paper Series, Research Institute of Industrial Economics (2009) Downloads View citations (10)
    Tinbergen Institute Discussion Papers, Tinbergen Institute (2009) Downloads View citations (2)
  2. Returns for Entrepreneurs versus Employees: The Effect of Education and Personal Control on the Relative Performance of Entrepreneurs vis-a-vis Wage Employees
    Tinbergen Institute Discussion Papers, Tinbergen Institute Downloads View citations (8)
  3. Returns for Entrepreneurs vs. Employees: The Effect of Education and Personal Control on the Relative Performance of Entrepreneurs vs. Wage Employees
    IZA Discussion Papers, Institute of Labor Economics (IZA) Downloads View citations (16)
  4. Who Values the Status of the Entrepreneur?
    IZA Discussion Papers, Institute of Labor Economics (IZA) Downloads View citations (2)
    Also in Jena Economic Research Papers, Friedrich-Schiller-University Jena (2009) Downloads View citations (2)
    Tinbergen Institute Discussion Papers, Tinbergen Institute (2009) Downloads View citations (2)

2008

  1. If You Are So Smart, Why Aren't You an Entrepreneur? Returns to Cognitive and Social Ability: Entrepreneurs versus Employees
    IZA Discussion Papers, Institute of Labor Economics (IZA) Downloads View citations (3)
    Also in Jena Economic Research Papers, Friedrich-Schiller-University Jena (2008) Downloads View citations (6)

    See also Journal Article in Journal of Economics & Management Strategy (2010)
  2. If you are so smart, why aren't you an Entrepreneur?
    Tinbergen Institute Discussion Papers, Tinbergen Institute Downloads View citations (2)
  3. The Degradation of Distorted Performance Measures
    Tinbergen Institute Discussion Papers, Tinbergen Institute Downloads
  4. The Effect of Noise in a Performance Measure on Work Motivation
    Tinbergen Institute Discussion Papers, Tinbergen Institute Downloads
  5. The Impact of Entrepreneurship Education on Entrepreneurship Competencies and Intentions
    Tinbergen Institute Discussion Papers, Tinbergen Institute Downloads View citations (2)
  6. The Impact of Entrepreneurship Education on Entrepreneurship Competencies and Intentions: An Evaluation of the Junior Achievement Student Mini-Company Program
    IZA Discussion Papers, Institute of Labor Economics (IZA) Downloads View citations (6)
    Also in Jena Economic Research Papers, Friedrich-Schiller-University Jena (2008) Downloads View citations (6)

2007

  1. Performance Measurement, Expectancy and Agency Theory: An Experimental Study
    IZA Discussion Papers, Institute of Labor Economics (IZA) Downloads
    Also in Tinbergen Institute Discussion Papers, Tinbergen Institute (2007) Downloads

    See also Journal Article in Journal of Economic Behavior & Organization (2008)
  2. The Benefits of Being Economics Professor A (and not Z)
    Jena Economic Research Papers, Friedrich-Schiller-University Jena Downloads
    Also in Tinbergen Institute Discussion Papers, Tinbergen Institute (2007) Downloads
    IZA Discussion Papers, Institute of Labor Economics (IZA) (2007) Downloads View citations (1)
  3. The Value Relevance of Top Executive Departures: Evidence from the Netherlands
    IZA Discussion Papers, Institute of Labor Economics (IZA) Downloads View citations (4)
    See also Journal Article in Journal of Corporate Finance (2007)
  4. What Is the Value of Entrepreneurship? A Review of Recent Research
    IZA Discussion Papers, Institute of Labor Economics (IZA) Downloads View citations (299)
    Also in Jena Economic Research Papers, Friedrich-Schiller-University Jena (2007) Downloads View citations (297)
    Tinbergen Institute Discussion Papers, Tinbergen Institute (2007) Downloads View citations (291)

    See also Journal Article in Small Business Economics (2007)
  5. Why Are the Returns to Education Higher for Entrepreneurs than for Employees?
    IZA Discussion Papers, Institute of Labor Economics (IZA) Downloads View citations (12)

2006

  1. First Author Determinants: An Empirical Analysis
    Tinbergen Institute Discussion Papers, Tinbergen Institute Downloads
  2. The Entrepreneur's Mode of Entry: Business Takeover or New Venture Start
    IZA Discussion Papers, Institute of Labor Economics (IZA) Downloads View citations (3)
    Also in Tinbergen Institute Discussion Papers, Tinbergen Institute (2006) Downloads View citations (1)
    Papers on Entrepreneurship, Growth and Public Policy, Max Planck Institute of Economics, Entrepreneurship, Growth and Public Policy Group (2006) Downloads View citations (2)

2005

  1. Schooling, Capital Constraints and Entrepreneurial Performance
    Tinbergen Institute Discussion Papers, Tinbergen Institute Downloads View citations (2)

2004

  1. Entrepreneurship Selection and Performance
    Tinbergen Institute Discussion Papers, Tinbergen Institute Downloads View citations (25)
  2. Illegal Entrepreneurship Experience
    Tinbergen Institute Discussion Papers, Tinbergen Institute Downloads View citations (3)
  3. Initial Capital Constraints hinder Entrepreneurial Venture Performance
    Tinbergen Institute Discussion Papers, Tinbergen Institute Downloads View citations (2)
  4. Wage Structure and the Incentive Effect of Promotions
    Tinbergen Institute Discussion Papers, Tinbergen Institute Downloads View citations (1)
    See also Journal Article in Kyklos (2006)

2003

  1. Business Survival and Success of Young Small Business Owners
    Tinbergen Institute Discussion Papers, Tinbergen Institute Downloads View citations (141)
  2. The Effects of Performance Measurement and Compensation on Motivation
    Tinbergen Institute Discussion Papers, Tinbergen Institute Downloads View citations (1)

2002

  1. Entrepreneurial venture performance and initial capital constraints
    Scales Research Reports, EIM Business and Policy Research Downloads
  2. The Value of Human and Social Capital Investments for the Business Performance of Start-ups
    Tinbergen Institute Discussion Papers, Tinbergen Institute Downloads View citations (4)
    Also in Scales Research Reports, EIM Business and Policy Research (2002) Downloads View citations (3)

    See also Journal Article in Small Business Economics (2004)

2000

  1. Determinants of Successful Entrepreneurship
    Scales Research Reports, EIM Business and Policy Research Downloads View citations (5)
    Also in Working Papers, NEUHUYS - RESEARCH INSTITUTE FOR SMALL AND MEDIUM (2000) View citations (11)

Journal Articles

2017

  1. Risk, balanced skills and entrepreneurship
    Small Business Economics, 2017, 48, (2), 287-302 Downloads View citations (11)
    See also Working Paper (2011)
  2. The effect of incentives on sustainable behavior: evidence from a field experiment
    Labour Economics, 2017, 45, (C), 92-106 Downloads View citations (1)

2016

  1. Risk, Uncertainty, and Entrepreneurship: Evidence from a Lab-in-the-Field Experiment
    Management Science, 2016, 62, (10), 2897-2915 Downloads View citations (18)
    See also Working Paper (2014)

2015

  1. Testing for Distortions in Performance Measures: An Application to Residual Income‐Based Measures like Economic Value Added
    Journal of Economics & Management Strategy, 2015, 24, (1), 74-91 Downloads
    See also Working Paper (2014)
  2. Why Do Entrepreneurial Parents Have Entrepreneurial Children?
    Journal of Labor Economics, 2015, 33, (2), 269 - 296 Downloads View citations (104)
    See also Working Paper (2014)

2014

  1. The effect of early entrepreneurship education: Evidence from a field experiment
    European Economic Review, 2014, 72, (C), 76-97 Downloads View citations (26)

2013

  1. The Impact of Gender Diversity on the Performance of Business Teams: Evidence from a Field Experiment
    Management Science, 2013, 59, (7), 1514-1528 Downloads View citations (70)
    See also Working Paper (2014)
  2. The higher returns to formal education for entrepreneurs versus employees
    Small Business Economics, 2013, 40, (2), 375-396 Downloads View citations (45)
  3. The more business owners, the merrier? The role of tertiary education
    Small Business Economics, 2013, 41, (2), 335-357 Downloads View citations (14)
    See also Working Paper (2011)

2012

  1. Entrepreneurship and role models
    Journal of Economic Psychology, 2012, 33, (2), 410-424 Downloads View citations (105)
    See also Working Paper (2011)

2010

  1. Group Status and Entrepreneurship
    Journal of Economics & Management Strategy, 2010, 19, (4), 919-945 Downloads View citations (24)
  2. If You Are So Smart, Why Aren't You an Entrepreneur? Returns to Cognitive and Social Ability: Entrepreneurs Versus Employees
    Journal of Economics & Management Strategy, 2010, 19, (4), 947-989 Downloads View citations (88)
    See also Working Paper (2008)
  3. The impact of entrepreneurship education on entrepreneurship skills and motivation
    European Economic Review, 2010, 54, (3), 442-454 Downloads View citations (140)

2008

  1. Performance measurement, expectancy and agency theory: An experimental study
    Journal of Economic Behavior & Organization, 2008, 67, (3-4), 794-809 Downloads View citations (8)
    See also Working Paper (2007)
  2. The Benefits of Being Economics Professor A (rather than Z)
    Economica, 2008, 75, (300), 782-796 Downloads View citations (20)

2007

  1. Illegal entrepreneurship experience: Does it make a difference for business performance and motivation?
    Journal of Business Venturing, 2007, 22, (2), 283-310 Downloads View citations (20)
  2. The Economic Benefits and Costs of Entrepreneurship: A Review of the Research
    Foundations and Trends(R) in Entrepreneurship, 2007, 4, (2), 65-154 Downloads View citations (9)
  3. The value relevance of top executive departures: Evidence from the Netherlands
    Journal of Corporate Finance, 2007, 13, (5), 721-742 Downloads View citations (4)
    See also Working Paper (2007)
  4. What is the value of entrepreneurship? A review of recent research
    Small Business Economics, 2007, 29, (4), 351-382 Downloads View citations (292)
    See also Working Paper (2007)

2006

  1. Schooling, Capital Constraints, and Entrepreneurial Performance: The Endogenous Triangle
    Journal of Business & Economic Statistics, 2006, 24, 416-431 Downloads View citations (117)
  2. Wage Structure and the Incentive Effects of Promotions
    Kyklos, 2006, 59, (3), 441-459 Downloads View citations (7)
    See also Working Paper (2004)

2005

  1. Entrepreneurship Selection and Performance: A Meta-Analysis of the Impact of Education in Developing Economies
    World Bank Economic Review, 2005, 19, (2), 225-261 View citations (67)
  2. The Effects of Performance Measurement and Compensation on Motivation: An Empirical Study
    De Economist, 2005, 153, (3), 303-329 Downloads View citations (8)

2004

  1. The Value of Human and Social Capital Investments for the Business Performance of Startups
    Small Business Economics, 2004, 23, (3), 227-236 Downloads View citations (200)
    See also Working Paper (2002)

2002

  1. Low risk aversion encourages the choice for entrepreneurship: an empirical test of a truism
    Journal of Economic Behavior & Organization, 2002, 48, (1), 29-36 Downloads View citations (252)

2001

  1. The Roots of Entrepreneurship and Labour Demand: Individual Ability and Low Risk Aversion
    Economica, 2001, 68, (269), 45-62 Downloads View citations (169)

1995

  1. Firm-Size Wage Differentials in the Netherlands
    Small Business Economics, 1995, 7, (3), 173-82 View citations (17)
 
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