Women's Work: Gender Equality vs. Hierarchy in the Life Sciences. Boulder, CO: Lynne Rienner Publishers. 2004.
"Stuck in the Middle: Doctoral Education Ranking and Career Outcomes for Life Scientists." In Bulletin of Science, Technology & Society, Volume 26, Number 3. Laurel Smith-Doerr. 2006. Pp. 1-13.
"Learning to Reflect or Deflect? U.S. Policies and Graduate Programs' Ethics Training for Life Scientsts." In The New Political Sociology of Science: Institutions, Networks, and Power, edited by S. Frickel and K. Moore. Madison, WI: University of Wisconsin Press. Laurel Smith-Doerr. 2006. Pp. 405-431.
"Institutionalizing the Network Form: How Life Scientists Legitimate Work in the Biotechnology Industry." In Sociological Forum, Volume 20, Number 2. Laurel Smith-Doerr. 2005. Pp. 271-299.
"Gender and Commercial Science: Women's Patenting in the Life Sciences." In Journal of Technology Transfer, Volume 30. Kjersten Bunker Whittington and Laurel Smith-Doerr. 2005. Pp. 355-370.
"Network Analysis." In International Encyclopedia of Economic Sociology, edited by J. Beckert and M. Zafirovski. London: Routledge. 2005. Pp. 469-475.
"Networks and Economic Life." In The Handbook of Economic Sociology, Second Edition, edited by N.J. Smelser and R. Swedberg. Princeton, NJ: Russell Sage Foundation/Princeton University Press. Laurel Smith-Doerr and Walter W. Powell. 2005. Pp. 379-402.
"Flexibility and Fairness: Effects of the Network Form of Organization on Gender Equity in Life Science Careers." In Sociological Perspectives, Volume 47, Number 1. Laurel Smith-Doerr. 2004. Pp. 25-54.
"The Meaning of Success: Network Position and the Social Construction of Project Outcomes in an R&D Lab." Journal of Engineering and Technology Management, Volume 21, Numbers 1-2. Laurel Smith-Doerr, Ivan Manev and Polly Rizova. 2004. Pp. 51-81.
Book review of Social Structure and Organizations Revisited, Volume 19 of Research in the Sociology of Organizations, edited by M. Lounsbury and M.J. Ventresca, published in 2002, Oxford: Elsevier/JAI. In Contemporary Sociology, Volume 32, Number 6. Laurel Smith-Doerr. 2003. Pp. 710-11.
"The Spatial Clustering of Science and Capital: Accounting for Biotech Firm-Venture Capital Relationships." In Regional Studies, Volume 36, Number 3. Walter W. Powell, Kenneth W. Koput, James I. Bowie and Laurel Smith-Doerr. 2002. Pp. 291-305.
Book review of Beyond the Bottom Line: The Search for Dignity at Work, by Paula M. Rayman, published in 2001, New York: Palgrave. In Journal of Comparative Family Studies, Volume 33, Number 2. Laurel Smith-Doerr. 2002. Pp. 313-315.
"Network Position and Firm Performance: Organizational Returns to Collaboration in the Biotechnology Industry." In Networks in and Around Organizations, Volume 16 of Research in the Sociology of Organizations, edited by S.B. Andrews and D. Knoke. Greenwich, CT: JAI Press. Walter W. Powell, Kenneth W. Koput, Jason Owen-Smith and Laurel Smith-Doerr. 1999. Pp. 129-159.
"Networks and Knowledge Production: Collaboration and Patenting in Biotechnology." In Corporate Social Capital and Liability, edited by R.T.A.J. Leenders and S. Gabbay. Norwell, MA: Kluwer Academic Publishers. Laurel Smith-Doerr, Jason Owen-Smith, Kenneth W. Koput and Walter W. Powell. 1999. Pp. 390-408.
"Strategies of Learning and Industry Structure: The Evolution of Networks in Biotechnology." In Organizational Learning and Strategic Management, Volume 14 of Advances in Strategic Management Research, edited by J.P. Walsh and A.S. Huff. Greenwich, CT: JAI Press. Kenneth W. Koput, Laurel Smith-Doerr and Walter W. Powell. 1997. Pp. 229-254.
"Interorganizational Collaboration and the Locus of Innovation: Networks of Learning in Biotechnology." In Administrative Science Quarterly Volume 41. Walter W. Powell, Kenneth W. Koput and Laurel Smith-Doerr. 1996. Pp. 116-145.
"Networks and Economic Life." In The Handbook of Economic Sociology, edited by N.J. Smelser and R. Swedberg. Princeton, NJ: Princeton University Press and Russell Sage Foundation. Walter W. Powell and Laurel Smith-Doerr. 1994. Pp. 368-402.