Key Publications


  • Benedikt Seigner; Hana Milanov: The Boundaries of Crowdfunding in Democratizing Innovation for Women: A Role Congruity Perspective. Academy of Management Annual Meeting, 2021(Online) mehr… BibTeX
  • Mittermaier, A.; Shepherd, D. A.; Patzelt, H.: We Cannot Direct the Wind, But We Can Adjust the Sails: Prosocial Ventures' Responses to Potential Resource Threats. Organization Science forthcoming, 2021 mehr… BibTeX Volltext ( DOI )
  • Reypens, L.; Bacq, S.; Milanov, H.: Beyond Bricolage: Early-Stage Technology Venture Resource Mobilization in Resource-Scarce Contexts. Journal of Business Venturing, 2021 mehr… BibTeX Volltext ( DOI )


  • Breugst, Nicola; Patzelt, Holger; Shepherd, Dean A.: When is Effort Contagious in New Venture Management Teams? Understanding the Contingencies of Social Motivation Theory. Journal of Management Studies 57 (8), 2020, 1556-1588 mehr… BibTeX Volltext ( DOI )
  • Vanacker, Tom; Forbes, Daniel P.; Knockaert, Mirjam; Manigart, Sophie: Signal Strength, Media Attention, and Resource Mobilization: Evidence from New Private Equity Firms. Academy of Management Journal 63 (4), 2020, 1082-1105 mehr… BibTeX Volltext ( DOI )


  • Reetz, D.K.; MacAulay, S.C.: Searching for true novelty by embracing uncertainty. Strategic Management Society Special Conference, 2019Frankfurt, Germany mehr… BibTeX


  • Dattée, Brice; Alexy, Oliver; Autio, Erkko: Maneuvering in Poor Visibility: How Firms Play the Ecosystem Game when Uncertainty is High. Academy of Management Journal 61 (2), 2018, 466-498 mehr… BibTeX Volltext ( DOI )
  • Reetz, D.K.: Search modes, temporal reference points, and organizational emergence. Annual Meeting of the Academy of Management, 2018Chicago, Il, United States mehr… BibTeX
  • Reetz, D.K.: Search modes, temporal reference points, and organizational development. Strategy Science Conference, 2018Philadelphia, PA, United States mehr… BibTeX


  • Breugst, N., Shepherd, D. A.: If you fight with me, I'll get mad! A social model of entrepreneurial affect. Entrepreneurship Theory and Practice 41 (3), 2017, 379-418 mehr… BibTeX Volltext ( DOI )
  • Reetz, D.K.: Search modes, temporal reference points, and organizational development. Strategic Management Society Annual Conference, 2017Houston, TX, United States mehr… BibTeX
  • Reetz, D.K. & MacAulay, S.C.: Finding novelty through co-evolutionary search. Annual Meeting of the Academy of Management, 2017Atlanta, GA, United States mehr… BibTeX


  • Reetz, D.K. & MacAulay, S.: Beyond ill-structured problems: Tackling true novelty through co-evolutionary search. 36th Strategic Management Conference SMS,, 2016Berlin mehr… BibTeX
  • Reetz, D.K. & MacAulay, S.C.: Moving beyond ill-structured problems to tackle true novelty. Open and User Innovation Conference, 2016Boston, MA, United States mehr… BibTeX
  • Ter Wal, A. L. J.; Alexy, O.; Block, J.; Sandner, P. G.: The Best of Both Worlds: The Benefits of Open-specialized and Closed-diverse Syndication Networks for New Ventures Success. Administrative Science Quarterly 61 (3), 2016, 393-432 mehr… BibTeX Volltext ( DOI )


  • Breugst, N.; Patzelt, H.; Rathgeber, P.: How should we divide the pie? Equity distribution and its impact on entrepreneurial teams. Journal of Business Venturing 30 (1), 2015, 66-94 mehr… BibTeX Volltext ( DOI )


  • Behrens, Judith; Ernst, Holger: What Keeps Managers Away from a Losing Course of Action? Go/Stop Decisions in New Product Development. Journal of Product Innovation Management 31 (2), 2014, 361-374 mehr… BibTeX Volltext ( DOI )
  • Behrens, Judith; Ernst, Holger; Shepherd, Dean A.: The Decision to Exploit an R&D Project: Divergent Thinking across Middle and Senior Managers. Journal of Product Innovation Management 31 (1), 2014, 144-158 mehr… BibTeX Volltext ( DOI )
  • Milanov, H.; Fernhaber, S. A.: When do domestic alliances help new ventures abroad? Direct and moderating effects from a learning perspective. Journal of Business Venturing 29 (3), 2014, 377-391 mehr… BibTeX Volltext ( DOI )
  • Patzelt, H.; Williams, T.A.; Shepherd, D.A.: Overcoming the walls that constrain us: Reactions to an entrepreneurship education program in prison. Academy of Management Learning & Education 13 (4), 2014, 587-620 mehr… BibTeX Volltext ( DOI )
  • Puranam, Phanish; Alexy, Oliver; Reitzig, Markus: What's "New" about New Forms of Organizing? Academy of Management Review 39 (2), 2014, 162-180 mehr… BibTeX Volltext ( DOI )


  • Alexy, Oliver; George, Gerard; Salter, Ammon: Cui Bono? The Selective Revealing of Knowledge and Its Implications for Innovative Activity. Academy of Management Review 38 (2), 2013, 270-291 mehr… BibTeX Volltext ( DOI )
  • Milanov, H.; Shepherd, D.A.: The importance of the first relationship: The ongoing influence of initial network on future status. Strategic Management Journal 34 (6), 2013, 727-750 mehr… BibTeX Volltext ( DOI )
  • Shepherd, D.A.; Patzelt, H.; Baron, R.A.: "I care about nature, but ...": Disengaging values in assessing opportunities that cause harm. Academy of Management Journal 56 (5), 2013, 1251-1273 mehr… BibTeX Volltext ( DOI )


  • Breugst, Nicola ; Domurath, Anne ; Patzelt, Holger ; Klaukien, Anja: Perceptions of entrepreneurial passion and employees' commitment to entrepreneurial ventures. Entrepreneurship Theory and Practice 36 (1), 2012, 171-192 mehr… BibTeX Volltext ( DOI )


  • Patzelt, H.; Shepherd, Dean A.: Recognizing opportunities for sustainable development. Entrepreneurship: Theory & Practice 35 (4), 2011, 631-652 mehr… BibTeX Volltext ( DOI )


  • Dimov, D.; Milanov, H.: The interplay of need and opportunity in venture capital investment syndication. Journal of Business Venturing 25 (4), 2010, 331-348 mehr… BibTeX Volltext ( DOI )


  • Alexy, Oliver; Criscuolo, Paola; Salter, Ammon: Does IP Strategy Have to Cripple Open Innovation? Sloan Management Review 51 (1), 2009, 71-77 mehr… BibTeX