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Why Venture Partners Shouldn’t Have Too Much in Common

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The Wall Street Journal
“People who have the same background are likely to make the same mistakes,” says lead author Paul A. Gompers, professor of business administration at Harvard Business School, who wrote the study with Vladimir Mukharlyamov, currently assistant professor of finance at Georgetown University, and Yuhai Xuan, currently associate professor of finance at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign.