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The Dice Are Rolling on Dell’s Legacy
Re: Josh Lerner
It's not clear how much the debt load will constrain Dell's investments in research and development. Josh Lerner, a Harvard Business School professor, said a study for which he was a co-author found that after leveraged buyouts, most companies maintained their ability to innovate, largely by focusing research in "their core competencies."