November 2017

Neil Thompson


Technological Innovation & Firm Strategy Neil Thompson is an Assistant Professor of Innovation and Strategy at the MIT Sloan School of Management. Thompson researches how innovation happens and what's its effects are. This includes work around cutting-edge technologies:  Moore's Law, Cloud Computing, and Synthetic Biology, as well as how firms race to come up with and patent their innovations. Thompson is also the Co-Director of the Experimental Innovation Lab (X-Lab), which partners with companies to use randomized control trials to answer important questions in business innovation and strategy. Before returning to academia, Thompson worked for [...]

Neil Thompson 2018-02-20T20:31:11+00:00

September 2017

Andrei Hagiu


Network Effects & Multi-sided Platforms Andrei Hagiu (personal site, LinkedIn) is a Visiting Associate Professor of Technological Innovation, Entrepreneurship, and Strategic Management at the MIT Sloan School of Management since July 2016. Previously, he was an Associate Professor in the Strategy group at Harvard Business School.  Andrei holds a PhD in economics from Princeton University and did his undergraduate studies at the Ecole Polytechnique in France. Expertise: Multi-sided platforms and marketplace strategy, network effects Academic Background: Taught at HBS, currently at MIT Sloan Academic Journals in which work has been featured: Rand Journal of Economics, Management Science, Journal of [...]

Andrei Hagiu 2018-02-14T19:53:09+00:00