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Olenka Kacperczyk

Associate Professor of Strategy and Entrepreneurship


BA (Mount Holyoke College) PhD (Michigan)

Aleksandra (Olenka) Kacperczyk’s research covers entrepreneurship, innovation, social responsibility and mobility and labour markets. She has written papers on entrepreneurship versus intrapreneurship, the impact of stakeholder orientation on innovation and how trade secrets affect a firm’s value.


Away from her research, Aleksandra is Associate Editor of Management Science and Organization Science, and an editorial board member of Administrative Science Quarterly and Strategic Management Journal.

Experience and entrepreneurship: a career transition perspective

Rider C I; Thompson P; Kacperczyk A; Tag J

Industrial and Labor Relations Review 2019 Accepted

Gender gap in entrepreneurship

Guzman J; Kacperczyk A

Research Policy 2019 Forthcoming

2018

Discrimination and entrepreneurship: Evidence from LGBT rights laws

Conti R; Kacperczyk O; Valentini G

Academy of Management Proceedings 2018 Vol 2018:1

Occupational licensure and entrepreneurs: the case of tax preparers in the U.S.

Albert K; Galperin R; Kacperczyk A

Industrial and Labor Relations Review 2018 Online first

Vertical and horizontal wage dispersion and mobility outcomes: evidence from the Swedish microdata

Kacperczyk A; Bachalandran C

Organization Science 2018 Vol 29:1 p 17-38

2017

Paradox of breadth: the tension between experience and legitimacy in the transition to entrepreneurship

Kacperczyk A; Younkin P

Administrative Science Quarterly 2017 Vol 62:4 p 731-764

2016

Knowledge asymmetry and brokerage: linking network perception to position in structural holes

Hahl O; Kacperczyk A; Davis J P

Strategic Organization 2016 Vol 14:2 p 118-143

Money secrets: how does trade secret legal protection affect firm market value? Evidence from the uniform trade secret act

Castellaneta F; Conti R; Kacperczyk A

Strategic Management Journal 2016 Vol 38:4 p 834-853

Revisiting the small-firm effect on entrepreneurship: evidence from firm dissolutions

Kacperczyk A; Marx M

Organization Science 2016 Vol 27:4 p 893-910

2015

Disentangling risk and change: internal and external social comparison in the mutual fund industry

Kacperczyk A; Beckman C; Moliterno T

Administrative Science Quarterly 2015 Vol 60:2 p 228-262

Impact of stakeholder orientation on innovation: evidence from the natural experiment

Flammer C; Kacperczyk A

Management Science 2015 Vol 62:7 p 1982-2001

2013

Social influence and entrepreneurship: the effect of university peers on entrepreneurial entry

Kacperczyk A

Organization Science 2013 Vol 24:2 p 664-683

2012

Opportunity structures in established firms: entrepreneurship versus intrapreneurship in mutual funds

Kacperczyk A

Administrative Science Quarterly 2012 Vol 57:3 p 484-521

2009

With greater power comes greater responsibility: takeover protections and corporate attention to stakeholders

Kacperczyk A

Strategic Management Journal 2009 Vol 30:3 p 261-285

Teaching


  • Strategic Management (EMBA Core),
  • Strategic Management (Masters of Management Core),
  • Achieving Strategic Agility (MBA, Elective)
  • Research Design, PhD course

Awards and Honours


 

2019 AOM Best Entrepreneurship Paper Award Winner (OMT)

2018 AOM Best Entrepreneurship Paper Award Winner (OMT)

2018 AOM Best Papers Proceedings, OMT Division

2016 AOM Best Papers Proceedings, BPS Division

2016 OMT, ENT, BPS Showcase Symposium of Gender Inequality in Entrepreneurship

2015 OMT Division Best Paper in Entrepreneurship Nominee, Academy of Management Annual Meetings

2014 Winner of the BPS Division Best Paper Award (1/+600 submissions), AOM

2013 Kauffman Foundation Junior Faculty Fellowship in Entrepreneurship Research (7 recipients)

2013 Administrative Science Quarterly Editor’s Choice Collection: one of 8 key articles on Mobility and Entrepreneurship

2013 Academy of Management Pondy Best Paper Based on a Dissertation Finalist (4 finalists)

2013 DRUID Best Paper Finalist (4 finalists)

2013 AOM Best Papers Proceedings, OMT Division

2012 Strategic Management Society Annual International Conference Best Conference Paper Nominee

2012 Strategic Management Society Annual International Conference Best Practice Implications Nominee

 



Teaching

  • Strategic Management (EMBA Core),

  • Strategic Management (Masters of Management Core),

  • Achieving Strategic Agility (MBA, Elective)

  • Research Design, PhD course