Edward A. Snyder
Dean and William S. Beinecke Professor of Economics and Management, Yale School of Management
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Ph.D., economics, and M.A., public policy, The University of Chicago
Summary of Experience:
Professor Snyder is an industrial organization economist
with expertise in antitrust policy and enforcement, contracting practices, financial
institutions, and law and economics. He has served as a testifying expert in
high-profile antitrust cases as well as consequential class certification matters.
Professor Snyder began his professional career as an economist with the
Antitrust Division of the U.S. Department of Justice. He has written
extensively on topics related to antitrust enforcement and policy, and his
articles have appeared in a range of publications, including the Journal of
Law & Economics, the Michigan Law Review, and The Oxford Handbook of International Antitrust Economics. As dean
of the Yale School of Management, he has overall responsibility for the
school’s academic programs and finances. Prior to joining Yale, Professor
Snyder was dean of the University of Chicago Booth School of Business and
George P. Shultz Professor of Economics.
INTERNATIONAL ENFORCEMENT IN A GLOBAL ECONOMY
Professor Snyder and Managing Principal Pierre Cremieux explore international antitrust policy and investigate possible approaches to enforcement.
THE ROLE OF THE ECONOMIC EXPERT IN CLASS CERTIFICATION
Professor Snyder, an expert in class certification, discusses key issues in this informative Q&A.