ASIAN AMERICAN-FOUNDED VENTURES IN SILICON VALLEY: CHALLENGES, STRATEGIC PARTNERSHIP, AND PERFORMANCE

@inproceedings{Choi2010ASIANAV,
  title={ASIAN AMERICAN-FOUNDED VENTURES IN SILICON VALLEY: CHALLENGES, STRATEGIC PARTNERSHIP, AND PERFORMANCE},
  author={David Yhonsung Choi and Dong Chen and Woo Jin Lee},
  year={2010}
}
This paper examines the performance of Silicon Valley ventures with Asian-American founding teams. We review some challenges faced by these ventures, compare their performance with that of other ventures, and analyze the impact of strategic partnerships on their performance. Our results indicate that firms founded by Asian American entrepreneurs tend to require more time to reach initial public offering (IPO) status than do other ventures in Silicon Valley. Our results further show that… CONTINUE READING