News & Research

Local Hard Seltzer Brewed Right Here in Austin

The Austin Chronicle writes about Blue Norther, a hard seltzer company co-founded by Venture Capital Fellow Austin Pittman T’21.

VC Fellow Melina Sánchez Montañés T’20 on Medium

VC Fellow Melina Sánchez Montañés T'20 writes about her research and findings on impact tech including industry trends, impact frameworks, and company profiles. Subscribe to her Medium blog...

COVID + Capital Project

The COVID + Capital Project: Private Equity & Venture Capital Investing in a Time of Crisis is an effort to track the impact of the pandemic on the private equity and venture...

VC Fellow Claire Shaw T’20 “Real Deal” newsletter

VC Fellow Claire Shaw T’20 writes about VC opportunities in this Substack e-newsletter.

VC Fellow Madeleine Livingston’s “Equity Editorial”

Madeleine Livingston T'21

VC Fellow Madeleine Livingston T'21 writes about female founders, investment musings and startups that are redefining life in the 21st century in her "Equity Editorial" blog. Follow Maddie on Medium: ...

Jim Feuille D’79 Webinar

Jim Feuille D'79

Watch this Alumni Virtual Program with Jim Feuille D’79, executive director of the Center for Private Equity and Venture Capital who will share insights into changes he has seen in...

Sheena Jindal’s Entry into Venture and the Investing Philosophy Fueling Her Path


Sheena Jindal T’19 was on the winning Tuck team that competed in the Venture Capital Investment Competition in the spring of 2019. Post-Tuck she has joined the Comcast Ventures investment team...

Private Equity Funcast

Devin Mathews T'00 and Jim Milbery

Hosted by Devin Mathews T'00 and Jim Milbery, partners at ParkerGale Capital, a middle-market private equity group. This bi-weekly show is a lively discussion of the uses of technology to...

New Venture Funds Focus on Diversity

The Wall Street Journal

Startups founded by women and people of color tend to struggle for funding. What can change that?

Production and Learning in Teams

Gordon Phillips

The effect of coworkers on the learning and the productivity of an individual is measured combining theory and data. The theory is a frictional equilibrium model of the labor market...

Viet Nam to Build Database for Financial Research

Việt Nam News

Mention’s Gordon Phillips' keynote speech at the Financial Management Association’s Asia/Pacific Conference. Phillips’ remarks focused on equity issuance, capital structure and bankruptcy issues.

Hey, Look at Me! I’m a Venture Capitalist

The New York Times

Across tech land, investors who helped nurture “unicorns,” the startups valued at more than $1 billion, are now getting ready to embody a different animal metaphor: the peacock. | Illustration by Dalbert...

The Allure, and Burden, of Private Equity

The New York Times

Andrea Auerbach, global head of private investments at Cambridge Associates, said picking a good money manager was crucial for private equity investments. | Anastasiia Sapon for The New York Times

Private-Equity Firms Create Funds That Are Built to Last

The Wall Street Journal

Blackstone, Carlyle, KKR and others have launched vehicles that can own companies for 15 years or longer

Borealis Ventures Launches New Early-Stage VC Focused on a Better Built World

Business Wire

Building Ventures, an early-stage investor committed to innovation in the built world, today announced its official launch. The new initiative is co-founded by the leaders of Borealis Ventures built environment...

This Is Your Life, Brought to You by Private Equity

New York Times

Since the financial crisis, the private equity industry has become hugely influential. Here’s how it plays out in your daily life.

A Primer on Private Equity Private Equity

The New York Times

Private equity buys up assets—everything from housing to ambulance companies—often at a bargain. | Illustration by Jennifer Daniel

When You Dial 911 and Wall Street Answers

New York Times

Since the 2008 financial crisis, private equity firms have increasingly taken over public services like emergency care and firefighting, often with dire effects.

Right Tech, Wrong Time.

Ron Adner and Rahul Kapoor

An opinion piece co-authored by Ron Adner examines the shifts in technology that disrupt businesses and industries and the importance of timing these transitions.

Dartmouth Business School Sends First-Years Into Community To Help Local Nonprofits

Vermont Public Radio

Every year before the start of semester, first year students at Dartmouth's Tuck School of Business go out into local nonprofits. They use their business know-how to help restructure projects...

When CEOs Are Accidentally Overpaid

Noah Smith, Bloomberg View

A study by Assistant Professor of Business Administration, Richard Townsend looks at how stock options granted to CEOs do not change yearly, which makes their pay grow over time.

The Wide Lens: A New Strategy for Innovation

Ron Adner

The Wide Lens: What Successful Innovators See that Others Miss has been heralded as a path-breaking guide to successful innovation in an interdependent world. Among other honors, it was named...