Luís Cabral, Ph.D., Distinguished Fellow of the Principium Institute, is a native of Portugal and is a graduate of Stanford University (PhD, Economics, 1989). He taught at the Nova, London Business School, Berkeley, Yale, NYU and IESE. He is currently the Paganelli-Bull Professor of Economics and International Business, as well as Chair of the Economics Department, both at NYU’s Stern School of Business.
Cabral’s research is focused on the dynamics of firm competition, both from the antitrust and from the strategy perspectives. His research topics include networks and network effects; innovation; corporate reputation; and has a particular focus on entertainment industries. In addition to numerous journal articles, he is the author of Introduction to Industrial Organization, a textbook translated and adopted by universities in dozens of countries worldwide.
Other than economics, Cabral’s interests include painting and saxophone playing.