Publications

2012
Boudreau KJ, Lakhani KR. The Confederacy of Heterogeneous Software Organizations and Heterogeneous Developers: Field Experimental Evidence on Sorting and Worker Effort. In: Lerner J, Stern S In The Rate and Direction of Inventive Activity Revisited. Chicago: NBER ; 2012.
2011
Lakhani KR, Lonstein EB. InnoCentive.com (B). 2011;Harvard Business School Supplement.
Boudreau KJ, Lacetera N, Lakhani KR. Incentives and Problem Uncertainty in Innovation Contests: An Empirical Analysis. Management Science . 2011;57 :843-863.
Lounsbury M, Greenwood R. Organizations in the Shadow of Communities. In: Communities and Organizations. Emerald Books ; 2011. pp. 3-36.
2010
Lakhani KR, Austin RD, Yi Y. Data.gov. 2010;Harvard Business School Case.
Marginality and Problem-Solving Effectiveness in Broadcast Search. Organization Science. 2010;21 :1016-1033.
2009
How to Manage Outside Innovation. MIT Sloan Management Review. 2009;50 (4) :69-76.
2008
Lakhani KR. InnoCentive.com (A). 2008;Harvard Business School Case.
West J, Lakhani KR. Getting Clear About Communities in Open Innovation. Industry & Innovation . 2008;15 (2).
Coles PA, Lakhani KR, McAfee AP. Cambrian House. 2008;Harvard Business School Case.
2007
Lakhani KR, Jeppesen LB. Getting Unusual Suspects to Solve R&D Puzzles. Harvard Business Review . 2007;85 (5).
Lakhani KR, Panetta JA. The Principles of Distributed Innovation. Innovations: Technology, Governance, Globalization . 2007;2 (3).
2005
Lakhani K, Wolf R. Why Hackers Do What They Do: Understanding Motivation and Effort in Free/Open Source Software Projects. In: Feller J, FitzGerald B, Hissam S, Lakhani K Perspectives on Free and Open Source Software. Cambridge: MIT Press ; 2005.
Feller J, FitzGerald B, Hissam SA, Lakhani KR. Perspectives on Free and Open Source Software. Cambridge: MIT Press; 2005.
2003
Lakhani KR, von Hippel E. How Open Source Software Works: "Free" User-to-User Assistance. Research Policy. 2003;32 (6).
von Krogh G, Sebastian Spaeth, Lakhani KR. Community, Joining, and Specialization in Open Source Software Innovation: A Case Study. Research Policy. 2003;32 (7).