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>Journal Articles

Sakhartov, A. & Folta, T.B. (2012). Rationalizing organizational change: A need for comparative testing. Organization Science, vol. forthcoming.
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McCann, B. & Folta, T. (2012). Entrepreneurial entry thresholds. Journal of Economic Behavior & Organization, vol. 84, 782-800.
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McCann, B. & Folta, T. (2011). Performance differentials in geographic clusters. Journal of Business Venturing, vol. 26 (1), 104-123.
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Folta, T.B.; Delmar, F.; and Wennberg, K. (2010). Hybrid Entrepreneurship. Management Science, vol. 56 (2), 253-269.
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McCann, B. and Folta, T.B. (2009). Demand-and Supply-Side Agglomerations: Distinguishing between Fundamentally Different Manifestations of Agglomeration. Journal of Management Studies, vol. 46 (3), 362-392.

O'Brien, J.P. & Folta, T. B. (2009). Sunk costs, uncertainty, and market exit: A real options perspective. Industrial and Corporate Change, vol. 18 (5), 807-833.
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O'Brien, J.P. & Folta, T.B. (2009). A transaction cost perspective on why, how, and when cash impacts firm performance. Managerial and Decision Economics, .
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McCann, B.T. & Folta, T.B. (2009). Performance differentials withing geographic clusters. Journal of Business Venturing, .
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Folta, T., & OBrien, J. (2008). Determinants of Firm-Specific Thresholds in Acquisition Decisions. Managerial and Decision Economics, vol. 29 (2), 209-225.
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McCann, B. and Folta, T.B. (2008). Location matters: Where Have We Been and Where Might We Go in Agglomeration Research?. Journal of Management, vol. 34, 532-565.
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Folta, T.B. & O'Brien, J.P. (2008). Determinants of firm-specific thresholds in acquisition decisions. Managerial and Decision Economics, vol. 29 (2), 209-225.
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Folta, T., & OBrien, J. (2007). Market versus Managerial Valuations of Real Options. Advances in Strategic Management, vol. 24, 199-224.
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Janney, J. & Folta, T. (2006). Moderating Effects of Investor Experience on the Signaling Value of Private Equity Placements. Journal of Business Venturing, vol. 21 (1), 27-44.
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Folta, T.; Cooper, A. & Baik, Y. (2006). Geographic Cluster Size and Firm Performance. Journal of Business Venturing, vol. 21, 217-242.
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Folta, T.B.; Johnson, D.J.; & O'Brien, J.P. (2006). Uncertainty, Irreversibility, and the Likelihood of Entry: An Empirical Assessment of the Option to Defer. Journal of Economic Behavior and Organization, vol. 61 (3), 432-452.
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Folta, T., & Janney, J. (2004). Strategic Benefits to Firms Issuing Private Equity Placements. Strategic Management Journal, vol. 25 (3), 223-242.
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Folta, T., & OBrien, J. (2004). Entry in The Presence of Dueling Options. Strategic Management Journal, vol. 25 (2), 121-138.
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Vassalo, R.; Anand, J. & Folta, T. (2004). Non-Additivity in Portfolios of Exploration Activities: A Real Options-Based Analysis of Equity Alliances in Biotechnology. Strategic Management Journal, vol. 25 (11), 1045-1061.
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Folta, T., & Janney, J. (2003). Signaling Through Private Equity Placements and Its Impact on the Valuation of Biotechnology Firms. Journal of Business Venturing, vol. 18, 361-380.
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OBrien, J., Folta, T., & Johnson, D. (2003). A Real Options Perspective on Entrepreneurial Entry in the Face of Uncertainty. Managerial and Decision Economics, vol. 24, 515-533.
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Foote, D. A., & Folta, T. B. (2002). Temporary Workers as Real Options. Human Resource Management Review,, vol. 12 (4), 579-597.
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Miller, K., & Folta, T. (2002). Option Value and Entry Timing. Strategic Management Journal, vol. 23 (7), 655-665.
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Folta, T., & Miller, K. (2002). Real Options in Equity Partnerships. Strategic Management Journal, vol. 23 (1), 77-88.
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Folta, T., & Ferrier, W. (2000). The Effect of National Culture on Partner Buyouts in Cross-Border Biotechnology Alliances. Journal of High Technology Management Research, vol. 11 (2), 175-198.
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Folta, T. (1998). Governance and Uncertainty: The Tradeoff Between Administrative Control and Commitment. Strategic Management Journal, vol. 19, 1007-1028.
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Folta, T., Gimeno, J., Cooper, A., & Woo, C. (1997). Survival of the Fittest? Entrepreneurial Human Capital and The Persistence of Underperforming Firms. Administrative Science Quarterly, vol. 42, 750-783.

Cooper, A., Folta, T., & Woo, C. (1995). Entrepreneurial Information Search. Journal of Business Venturing, vol. 10, 107-120.
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>Conference Proceedings

Lee, G.; Folta, T.B.; and Lieberman, M. (2010). Relatedness and Market Exit. Montreal/Academy of Management.
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Wennberg, K.; Folta, T.; & Delmar, F. (2006). A real options model of stepwise entry into self-employment. .

Folta, T. B., & Janney J. (2001). The Impact of Timing and Other Signal Characteristics on Returns to Private Equity Placements:.... .

Folta, T. B., & Ferrier, W. (1997). International Expansion Through Sequential Investment: The Effects of National Culture on Buyouts and Dissolutions in Biotechnology Partnerships. .

Folta, T. B., & Leiblein, M. (1994). Technology Acquisition and the Choice of Governance by Established Firms: Insights from Option Theory in a Multinomial Logit Model. .
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Folta, T. B., Cooper, A., Gimeno, J., & Woo, C. (1992). Entrepreneurs' Exit Decisions: The Role of Threshold Expectations. .

Folta, T., Woo, C., & Cooper, A. (1992). Entrepreneurial Search: Alternative Theories of Behavior. .

Folta, T. B., Cooper, A., & Woo, C. (1991). Information Acquisition and Performance by Start-up Firms. .

>Book (edited)

Folta, T. (2005). Are Real Options Real?. Elsevier-JAI Press.
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Folta, T. (2005). Entrepreneurial risk. Malden, MA: Blackwell Publishing.
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Cooper, A., & Folta, T. (2000). Entrepreneurship and High Technology Clusters. Oxford: Blackwell Business.
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>Book Chapters

Folta, T.B. (2011). Entrepreneurial Risk. Blackwell Encyclopedia of Entrepreneurship.
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Dutta, S.; and Folta, T.B. (2011). Information Asymmetry in Entrepreneurship. Blackwell Encyclopedia of Entrepreneurship.
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Folta, T.B.; Ren, R. (2011). Arnold C. Cooper biography. Palgrave Encyclopedia of Strategic Management.
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>Other Publications

Folta, T.. Letter to the Editor, Sloan Management Review.

>Working Papers

Sakhartov, A; and Folta, T.B.. Dynamic Implications of Relatedness on Multi-business Firm Value.
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Lee, G.; Folta, T.B.; and Lieberman, M.. Relatedness and Market Exit.
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Folta, T.. Click below to view working papers.
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McCann, B.; Folta, T.B.. Entrepreneurial Entry Thresholds.
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