Research Area - Industry Evoluton

Professor, Strategy and Entrepreneurship
Director, The Ed Snider Center for Enterprise and Markets
Robert H. Smith School of Business, University of Maryland

Steven Klepper’s Contributions to Industrial Organization, Strategy, Technological Change and Entrepreneurship, with Serguey Braguinsky, Strategic Entrepreneurship Journal, (forthcoming) 

Qian, Lihong, Rajshree Agarwal and Glenn Hoetker, Configuration of Value Chain Activities: The Effect of Pre-Entry Capabilities, Transactions Hazard and Industry Evolution on the Decision to Internalize, Organization Science 23:1330-1349.

Chen, Pao-Lien, Charlie Williams and Rajshree Agarwal, Growing Pains: The Effect of Pre-entry Experience on Impediments to Growth, Strategic Management Journal, 2012, 33:252-276. (Dingman Best Paper Award, 2011)

Ganco, Martin, and Rajshree Agarwal, Performance Differentials between Diversifying Entrants and Entrepreneurial Start-Ups over the Industry Life Cycle: A Complexity Approach, Academy of Management Review, 2009, 34: 228-252.

Agarwal, Rajshree, David Audretsch and MB Sarkar, The Process of Creative Construction: Knowledge Spillovers, Entrepreneurship and Economic Growth, Strategic Entrepreneurship Journal, 2007, 1(2): 263–286.

Bayus, Barry and Rajshree Agarwal, The Role of Pre-Entry Experience, Entry Timing, and Product Technology Strategies in Explaining Firm Survival, Management Science, 2007, 53(12): 1887–1902.

Agarwal, Rajshree, and Glenn Hoetker, A Faustian Bargain? The Growth of Management and its Relationship with Related Disciplines, Academy of Management Journal, 2007, 50(6): 1304–1322.

Sarkar, MB, Raj Echambadi, Rajshree Agarwal and Bisakha Sen, The Effect of the Innovative Environment on the Exit of Entrepreneurial Firms, Strategic Management Journal, 2006, 27: 519-539.

Agarwal, Rajshree, MB Sarkar and Raj Echambadi, The Conditioning Effect of Time on Firm Survival: A Life Cycle Approach, Academy of Management Journal, 2002, 45(8): 971-994.

Agarwal, Rajshree, and Michael Gort, Firm and Product Life Cycles and Firm Survival, American Economic Review, 2002, 92(2): 184-190.

Agarwal, Rajshree, and Michael Gort, First Mover Advantage and the Speed of Competitive Entry: 1887-1986, Journal of Law and Economics, 2001, 44(1): 161-178.

Agarwal, Rajshree, and David Audretsch, Does Start-up Size Matter? The Impact of Technology and Product Life-cycle on Firm Survival, Journal of Industrial Economics, 2001, 49(1): 21-44.

Agarwal, Rajshree, and David Audretsch, The Two Views of Small Firms in Industry Dynamics: A Reconciliation, Economics Letters, 1999, 62: 245-251.

Agarwal, Rajshree, Small Firm Survival and Technological Activity, Small Business Economics, November 1998, 11(3): 215-224.

Agarwal, Rajshree, Evolutionary Trends of Industry Variables, International Journal of Industrial Organization, July 1998, 16: 511-525.

Agarwal, Rajshree, Survival of Firms over the Product Life Cycle, Southern Economic Journal, January 1997, 63(3): 571-583.

Agarwal, Rajshree, and Michael Gort, The Evolution of Markets and Entry, Exit and Survival of Firms, Review of Economics and Statistics, August 1996, 78(3): 489-498.

Agarwal, Rajshree, Technological Activity and Survival of Firms, Economics Letters, July 1996, 52(1): 101-108.