Does Whom You Know Matter in Venture Capital Networks?

Matherne, Brett P.
November 2007
Academy of Management Perspectives;Nov2007, Vol. 21 Issue 4, p85
Academic Journal
The article reviews the research article "Whom You Know Matters: Venture Capital Networks and Investment Performance," by Y.V. Hochberg, A. Ljundqvist, and Y. Lu and published in the "Journal of Finance" issue 112(5). The study focuses on business networking in the context of the venture capital industry. The study addresses the question of whether there is a relationship between the business networks and the performance of venture capital companies. The study also discusses the necessity of mutual benefit in business networking.


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