Richard Schmalensee

Howard W. Johnson Professor of Management, Emeritus

Professor of Economics, Emeritus

Dean Emeritus

Richard Schmalensee

Richard Schmalensee is the Howard W. Johnson Professor of Management Emeritus and Professor of Economics Emeritus.

He was the John C Head III Dean of the MIT Sloan School of Management from 1998 through 2007 and was a member of the President’s Council of Economic Advisers from 1989 through 1991. He was formerly director of the MIT Center for Energy and Environmental Policy Research and currently serves on the MIT Energy Council.  Schmalensee is a Fellow of the Econometric Society and the American Academy of Arts and Sciences and a Research Associate of the National Bureau of Economic Research.  He has served on the executive committee of the American Economic Association, and as a director of the International Securities Exchange, the International Data Group, and Resources for the Future.  His research and teaching have focused on industrial organization economics and its applications to business decision-making and public policy. He was the 2012 Distinguished Fellow of the Industrial Organization Society.

Schmalensee holds an SB and a PhD in economics from MIT.

Web Site: http://web.mit.edu/~rschmal

General Expertise: Antitrust; Applied economics; Business ethics; Climate change; Climate policy; Competition; Competitive strategy; Corporate strategy and policy; Credit cards; Economics; Economy; Electronic publishing; Energy; Environment; Global climate change; Global warming; Government; High technology companies; Industrial economics; Industrial organization; Macroeconomics; Managerial economics; Microeconomics; Microsoft; Non-market strategy; Options; Political economy; Price fixing; Pricing; Public utilities; Publishing; Software; Stock exchange; Stock exchange consolidation; Tax policy; United States

         

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Office: E62-525

Tel: (617) 253-2957

Fax: (617) 258-6786

E-mail: rschmal@mit.edu

http://web.mit.edu/~rschmal

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