Speakers

Dan Adelman

Robert Z. Aliber

Patrick Baumann

Gary S. Becker

Marianne Bertrand

Christian Broda

Ronald S. Burt

Agustín Carstens

Timothy Chen, '91

Pradeep K. Chintagunta

John H. Cochrane

Christopher L. Culp

Harry L. Davis

Francisco Gil Díaz

Nicholas Epley

Eugene F. Fama, '64

Ayelet Fishbach

Robert H. Gertner

Michael Gibbs

Austan D. Goolsbee

Paul Hersey, '56

Mark Hoplamazian, '89

Chris Hsee

John Huizinga

Erik Hurst

Steven Kaplan

Anil Kashyap

Lim Hng Kiang

James M. Kilts

Randall S. Kroszner

Justin Yifu Lin, Ph.D. '86

Puneet Manchanda

Scott F. Meadow

Tanya Menon

Tobias J. Moskowitz

Kevin M. Murphy

Jaime Chico Pardo, '74

Canice Prendergast

Raghuram G. Rajan

Haresh Sapra

James Schrager

George P. Shultz

Abbie J. Smith

Edward A. Snyder

Richard H. Thaler

Robert H. Topel

Li Yuanwei

Luigi Zingales

Marvin Zonis

Edward A. Snyder Edward A. Snyder

George Shultz Professor of Economics

Cities: Tokyo, Mexico City

Edward A. Snyder is former dean of Chicago Booth and George Shultz Professor of Economics at the School.

During his tenure as dean, Mr. Snyder strengthened the school’s values with the objective of ensuring that Chicago continues to offer the most challenging academic programs of any business school in the world. His other main strategic imperative had been to strengthen the school’s relationships with business and alumni around the world. The goals were to increase opportunities for Chicago Booth students and alumni; as well as increase the school’s influence so it can continue to help improve business practices, increase performance, and strengthen the world’s market-oriented economies.

Snyder received his Ph.D. in economics and an M.A. in public policy from the University of Chicago. His research develops insights into business practices, specifically distribution and contracting practices, antitrust enforcement, and public policy. Before joining Chicago Booth, Snyder was Dean and Charles C. Abbott Professor of Business Administration at the University of Virginia’s Darden School. He began his academic career University of Michigan Business School.

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