John S. Chen

University of Florida

Assistant Professor

PO Box 117165, 201 Stuzin Hall

Gainesville, FL 32610-0496

United States

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Scholarly Papers (8)

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Toward a Behavioral Theory of Real Options: Noisy Signals, Bias, and Learning

Number of pages: 43 Posted: 20 Dec 2014 Last Revised: 15 Mar 2020
University of Wisconsin-Madison, Ohio State University and University of Florida
Downloads 329 (117,594)
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Bayesian Learning, Competitive Advantage, Computational Model, Decision-Making Under Uncertainty, Experiential Learning, Heterogeneity, Real Option Logic, Sequential Decision-Making, Simulation, Strategic Decision-Making

An Advantage of Newness: Vicarious Learning Despite Limited Absorptive Capacity

Forthcoming at Organization Science
Number of pages: 36 Posted: 17 May 2011 Last Revised: 12 Dec 2012
Hart E. Posen and John S. Chen
University of Wisconsin-Madison and University of Florida
Downloads 143 (258,077)
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Entry, Organizational Learning, Absorptive Capacity

An Advantage of Newness: Learning by Entrants and Incumbents in US Commercial Banking

Number of pages: 49 Posted: 03 Mar 2009 Last Revised: 05 Oct 2011
Hart E. Posen and John S. Chen
University of Wisconsin-Madison and University of Florida
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Entry, Learning Curves, Competition, Spillovers, Firm Heterogeneity

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Dancing with the Stars: Benefits of a Star Employee's Temporary Absence for Organizational Performance

Volume 38, Issue 5, Strategic Management Journal
Number of pages: 48 Posted: 20 Aug 2015 Last Revised: 13 Jul 2021
John S. Chen and Pranav Garg
University of Florida and Stevens Institute of Technology
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Human Capital, Organizational Learning, Routines, Organizational Performance, Organizational Adaptation

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Resource Allocation in Strategic Factor Markets: A Realistic Real Options Approach to Generating Competitive Advantage

Number of pages: 41 Posted: 26 Nov 2016
Ohio State University, University of Florida and University of Wisconsin-Madison
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Real Option Logic, Decision-Making under Uncertainty, Competitive Advantage, Competitive Heterogeneity, Sequential Decision-Making, Strategic Decision-Making

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The Impact of Learning and Overconfidence on Entrepreneurial Entry and Exit

Chen, J.S., Croson, D.C., Elfenbein, D.W. and Posen, H.E., 2018. The impact of learning and overconfidence on entrepreneurial entry and exit. Organization Science, 29(6), pp.989-1009.
Number of pages: 47 Posted: 14 Mar 2018 Last Revised: 24 Nov 2021
University of Florida, Michigan State University - Department of Economics, Washington University in St. Louis - John M. Olin Business School and University of Wisconsin-Madison
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earning, opportunity assessment, bias, overconfidence, entrepreneurship

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The Problems and Promise of Entrepreneurial Partnerships: Decision Making, Overconfidence, and Learning in Founding Teams

Chen JS, Elfenbein DW, Posen HE, Wang MZ (2020). The Problems and Promise of Entrepreneurial Partnerships: Decision Making, Overconfidence, and Learning in Founding Teams. Academy of Management Review, (Forthcoming)
Number of pages: 55 Posted: 02 Jun 2020
University of Florida, Washington University in St. Louis - John M. Olin Business School, University of Wisconsin-Madison and Washington University in St. Louis - John M. Olin Business School
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learning, opportunity assessment, bias, overconfidence, entrepreneurship, organizational decision-making

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Pivot Rules for (Overconfident) Entrepreneurs

Number of pages: 58 Posted: 18 Feb 2021 Last Revised: 03 Sep 2021
University of Florida, Washington University in St. Louis - John M. Olin Business School, University of Wisconsin-Madison and Washington University in St. Louis - John M. Olin Business School
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entrepreneurship, learning, pivots, bias

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Uncertain Learning Curves: Implications for First Mover Advantage and Knowledge Spillovers

Leiblein, M. J., & Chen, J. S., & Posen, H. E., 2021. Uncertain Learning Curves: Implications for First Mover Advantage and Knowledge Spillovers. Academy of Management Review, Forthcoming.
Number of pages: 58 Posted: 25 May 2021
Ohio State University, University of Florida and University of Wisconsin-Madison
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Learning curves, uncertainty, first-mover advatage, knowledge spillovers