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Entrepreneurs in High Technology: Lessons from MIT and Beyond
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Entrepreneurs in High Technology: Lessons from MIT and Beyond (Hardback)

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This is a book about the formation, development, and success or failure of new high technology companies, focusing on those that grew under the auspices of entrepreneurs from MIT in Boston at the end of World War Two. Edward Roberts has conducted extensive empirical research on these firms for the past 25 years and has written widely on the subject. He is one of the acknowledged academic experts on entrepreneurship. This book is the culmination of his work and

synthesizes his findings.

BusinessBusiness & managementEntrepreneurship & business livesBusinessIndustry & industrial studiesManufacturing industriesHi-tech manufacturing industriesHistory & PoliticsHistory: specific events & topicsSocial & cultural history Publisher: Oxford University Press Inc Publication Date: 22/08/1991 ISBN-13: 9780195067040  Details: Type: Hardback Format: Books
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Edward B. Roberts is the David Sarnoff Professor of Management of Technology at the Sloan School of Management, Massachusetts Institute of Technology. He is also a co-founder and director of Medical Information Technology, a successful producer of hospital information systems, and a co-founder and Chairman of Pugh-Roberts Associates, an international management consulting firm specializing in technology and strategic management. He also co-founded and is a General Partner of Zero Stage and First Stage Capital Equity Funds, a group of venture capital funds investing in early-stage high-technology enterprises.

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