Research

Fund-of-Funds as a form of financial intermediation in private equity

A look at the success rate of venture-backed entrepreneurs

A detailed look into VCs' practices in pre-investment screening, in structuring investments and in post-investment monitoring and advising

Managing Director and Harvard Business School professor, Paul Gompers, research on how the decisions and investments of private equity managers have been affected by the COVID-19 pandemic

A look at diversity in the VC world

Managing Director and Harvard Business School professor, Paul Gompers, research on how the decisions and investments of institutional and corporate venture capitalists have been affected by the COVID-19 pandemic

Managing Director and Harvard Business School professor, Paul Gompers, outlines academic evidence that supports an allocation to venture capital for institutional investors.

Investors who vociferously object to “J-curves” and the paucity of early-year returns risk adversely impacting manager behavior to the detriment of long-term results.