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Media Guide to Haas Faculty Experts

 

 

Accounting

Solomon Darwin

Profit center; international, strategic & forensic accounting

Patricia Dechow

Accounting fraud

Sunil Dutta

Managerial performance measure; executive compensation; economic value added accounting; value-based management

Yaniv Konchitchki

Capital Markets. Financial Statement Analysis. Valuation. Usefulness of accounting information through its links to macroeconomics (e.g., overall inflation; industry inflation; GDP) and valuation (e.g., cost of capital; asset pricing)

Maria Nondorf

Accounting for mergers & acquisitions; employee stock options

Panos Patatoukas

Financial statement analysis & valuation; supply chain relationships & collaboration; financial reporting standards

Richard Sloan

Accounting & stock returns; earnings management; role of analysts & auditors

Suneel Udpa

Accounting standards, distortion & fraud; mergers & acquisitions

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Antitrust/Intellectual Property

Henry Chesbrough

Open innovation; technology-based spinoffs & corporate venture capital; managing intellectual property

Michael Katz

Intellectual property licensing; cooperative research & development

Carl Shapiro

Antitrust economics; intellectual property licensing; product standards & compatibility; on leave at the US Dept of Justice

David Teece

Global marketplace competition; industry innovation & organization; domestic & international policy; intellectual property, telecommunications; antitrust & energy; technological change & strategic management

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Banking/Finance

Terrence Hendershott

Role of technology in financial markets

Dwight Jaffee

Insurance; banking; mortgage markets

Gregory La Blanc

Behavioral finance; financial institutions & markets; corporate finance; competitive strategy

Hayne Leland

Investing; pension funds; retirement

Martin Lettau

Behavioral finance; investor & gender

Ross Levine

Regulation; mergers and acquisitions; Federal Reserve policies; impact of banking/finance on economic growth and income inequality; international capital flows

Amnon Levy

Credit markets, risk management

Gustavo Manso

Corporate Finance, Financial Institutions, Financial Markets

Atif Mian

Financial crisis; finance and politics, consumer credit, banking

Terrance Odean

Behavioral finance; investor & gender

Christine Parlour

Market design; asset pricing; contract design in debt markets

James Wilcox

Banking: mergers and acquisitions, cost reductions by consolidation, lending and bank capital, effects of economic conditions on banks, small business and banking; Business conditions: Federal Reserve monetary policy and interest rates, unemployment and inflation, consumer spending, outlook for the economy; Conversions: mutual-to-stock conversions of financial institutions, credit union failures and losses, credit union cost and profit performance

Jing Zhang

Credit markets; risk management

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Corporate Governance

Ben Hermalin

On sabbatical 2013-2014 academic year. Corporate governance; executive compensation; economics of leadership; competitive strategy

Jo-Ellen Pozner

Organizational misconduct & wrongdoing; ethics & leadership

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Economics & Public Policy

Severin Borenstein

Energy & climate change policy; oil pricing & competition; electricity deregulation

Ernesto Dal Bo

Political economy; democratic institutions & decision making; influence & corruption; coercion; conflict

Lucas Davis

Regulation of energy markets; environmental policy

Nicholas Economides

Network economics; electronic commerce and public policy; industrial organization; structure and organization of financial markets and payment systems; antitrust

Paul Gertler

Health management

Ben Hermalin

Corporate governance; executive compensation; economics of leadership

Cynthia Kroll

California economic impacts on development and land use

David Levine

Macroeconomics; labor markets; incentives; executive compensation

Ross Levine

Financial regulation; Federal Reserve, European Central Bank, central bank policies; exchange rates

Ben Mangan

Creating and sustaining economic mobility; tax policy; economic mobility

John Morgan

Internet pricing strategies; online auctions, competition in online markets; elections

David Mowery

Management of technological change; international trade policy; US technology policy

Andrew Rose

Federal Reserve, monetary policy, international trade & banking, exchange rates

Kellie McElhaney

Corporate social responsibility

Pablo Spiller

Regulatory issues: airlines, telecommunications, energy, developing countries

David Teece

Global market place competition; industry innovation & organization; domestic & international policy: intellectual property, telecommunications, antitrust & energy; technological change and strategic management

Laura Tyson

Domestic and global economy; emerging market economies, US trade policy

Catherine Wolfram Clean energy; electricity industry restructuring

Noam Yuchtman

Education; labor markets; long-run development, with special interest in China's development.

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Energy/Clean Tech

Severin Borenstein

Energy & climate change policy; oil pricing and competition; electricity deregulation

Lucas Davis

Regulation of energy markets; environmental policy

Andrew Isaacs

Marketing for high-tech entrepreneurs; energy; sustainability & business innovation

Sheldon Kimber

Renewable energy and power project development and finance

Dave Rochlin

Competition in Technology Dependent Markets; Carbon Finance; Corporate Social Responsibility; Sustainable Food Systems; Innovation

David Teece

Domestic and international energy policy
Catherine Wolfram

Clean energy; electricity industry restructuring

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Ethics/Corporate Social Responsibility

Ernesto Dal Bo

Political economy; democratic institutions & decision making; influence & corruption; coercion; conflict

Kellie McElhaney

Corporate social responsibility

David Vogel

Business lobbying & political activity; corporate social responsibility; consumer & environmental regulation in the U.S, Europe, & globally

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Health Management

Paul Gertler

Health management

Kristiana Raube

Financing underserved populations; Medicaid; maternal/child healthcare

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Housing/Real Estate

Ashok Bardhan

Subprime mortgages; outsourcing impact on US jobs & economy

Robert Edelstein

Subprime mortgage market; urban economics

Dwight Jaffee

Insurance; banking; mortgage markets

Cynthia Kroll

California economic impacts on development & land use

Atif Mian

Mortgage markets

Ken Rosen

Housing & commercial markets

Nancy Wallace

Treasury & NY federal housing consultant; pricing models; mortgage-backed securities

Dennis Williams

Real estate finance; commercial mortgage-backed securities; development

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Innovation/Technology Management

Sara Beckman

Innovation & design management; new product development; operations strategy; environmental supply chain management

Henry Chesbrough

Open innovation; technology-based spinoffs; corporate venture capital; managing intellectual property

David Mowery

Management of technological change; international trade policy; US technology policy

Steven Tadelis

Economics of organization; procurement contracting; contract theory

David Teece

Global marketplace competition; industry innovation & organization; domestic & international policy; intellectual property, telecommunications, antitrust & energy; technological change & strategic management

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International Business

Nicholas Economides

Network economics; electronic commerce and public policy; industrial organization; structure and organization of financial markets and payment systems; antitrust

Ross Levine

Economic performance in developed and developing economies; international banking and securities markets

James Lincoln

(in Japan)

Andrew Rose

International trade & banking, exchange rates

David Teece

Global market place competition; industry innovation & organization; domestic & international policy: intellectual property, telecommunications, antitrust & energy; technological change & strategic management

Paul Tiffany Emerging economies in Asia, focus on China & Thailand

Noam Yuchtman

Education; labor markets; long-run development, with special interest in China's development.

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Leadership

Rich Lyons

International finance; leadership strategies

Ben Hermalin

Corporate governance; executive compensation; economics of leadership

Laura Kray

Negotiations; leading high-impact teams; leadership

Don Moore

Overconfidence in leaders; leadership; conflict of interest and disclosure; decision-making; negotiations; conflict management

Paul Tiffany

Corporate strategy, focus on US-based firms; role of leadership; American economic & business history

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Management/Jobs/Labor Relations

Cameron Anderson

Negotiation and conflict resolution; power & politics

Homa Bahrami

Leading high tech knowledge workers; info technology & organization; teamwork

Jennifer Chatman

Culture; motivation; fit; innovation

Laura Kray

Negotiations; leading high-impact teams; leadership

Jonathan Leonard

Ethics; labor; affirmative action

David Levine

Health; labor management

Trond Petersen

Comparative gender inequality in the workplace; Hiring; Promotions; Wages; Quantitative methods

Jo-Ellen Pozner

Organizational misconduct and wrongdoing; ethics & leadership

David Teece

Global market place competition; industry innovation & organization; domestic & international policy: intellectual property, telecommunications; antitrust & energy; technological change and strategic management

Paul Tiffany

Executive education & management training

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Marketing/Retail/Consumer

Clayton Critcher

Self-insight and overconfidence; biasing influences on consumer decisions; psychology and consumer behavior/public policy debates

Teck Ho

Retail industry pricing; bundling strategies; customer value analysis

Ganesh Iyer

Marketing strategy; coordination & contractual issues in distribution channels; internet competition

John Morgan

Internet pricing strategies; online auctions; competition in online markets

Leif Nelson

Consumer decision making; consumer well-being; intuition; preferences

Zsolt Katona

Online & search advertising; social network marketing; business-to-business marketing

Miguel Villas-Boas

Pricing; information strategies; incentives; consumer choice; competitive strategy; market analytics; industrial organization; customer relationship management

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Startups/Entrepreneurship/Venture Capital

Steve Blank

Startups, entrepreneurship, startup teams, history of Silicon Valley, venture capital, regional clusters, customer development, lean startups

David Charron

Start-up companies; venture competition
Mark Coopersmith

Entrepreneurship; corporate entrepreneurship; branding; brand strategy

Jerome Engel

Venture capital; private equity, tech management practices in emerging enterprise

Ilan Gur

Battery technology/markets/industry; material science for renewable energy; cleantech/materials startups & entrepreneurship; lab/university technology transfer

Andrew Isaacs

Marketing for high-tech entrepreneurs; energy, sustainability & business innovation

Ross Levine

Entrepreneurial traits; the returns to entrepreneurship

Ben Mangan

Social entrepreneurship; innovation in the nonprofit sector; social ventures

Gustavo Manso

Entrepreneurship, Corporate Finance

Toby Stuart

Social networks; entrepreneurship; innovation; organizational design and new venture formation in established firms; venture capital networks; the role of networks in the creation of new firms.

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Transportation/Telecommunications

Severin Borenstein

US and international airline competition

Robert Cole

Auto industry; Japanese industry

Pablo Spiller

Regulator issues; airlines, telecommunications; energy; developing countries

David Teece

Telecommunications; domestic and international policy

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