Take Action

Kellogg Strategy Department

The Strategy Department explores how firms create and capture value, and how they do so in light of their market environments, organizational capabilities, and regulatory constraints. The department's research and teaching are grounded in microeconomics and reflect its commitment to both rigor and relevance.

The department's research spans a wide range of topics, including health, innovation, organizational design, and industrial organization. Faculty use both economic theory and econometrics to explore these issues. The ultimate and unifying goal of the faculty's research is to improve our understanding of markets and organizations. The faculty share the belief that this is best achieved by combining rigorous economics with a deep understanding of institutional context and detail.

The Strategy faculty is at the cutting edge of research and teaching on the economics of organizations, markets, and public policy.

Strategy faculty sit on the editorial boards of leading journals and are frequently sought out for their expertise in business and government affairs. Members of the faculty founded the Journal of Economics and Management Strategy and authored Economics of Strategy, one of the primary textbooks in the field.
 

Upcoming Events

December 06, 2022 | 12:05 PM
Kellogg Global Hub, 4302
December 07, 2022 | 01:45 PM
Kellogg Global Hub, Rm 4101

Featured Faculty Members

Kieu-Trang Nguyen

Current work focuses on understanding the enablers of firm’s innovation, including leadership’s trust towards employees, government’s R&D tax incentives, and downstream privatization.
VIEW PROFILE

David Besanko

Professor Besanko's research covers topics relating to the intersection of competitive strategy and public policy.
VIEW PROFILE

Benjamin Friedrich

Current work finds that Denmark's parental leave program reduced hospital and nursing home nurse employment by 15% and 10%.
VIEW PROFILE

Recent Strategy Research


Find Your Fit

Our innovative portfolio of MBA programs helps our students find the ideal balance among professional, educational and personal goals. Wherever you are in your career – and your life – there’s a Kellogg MBA program that will help you grow professionally and personally.

Full-Time MBA Program

Evening & Weekend MBA Program

Executive MBA Program

Executive Education

MS in Management Studies

Doctoral Program

Certificate Program for Undergraduates

KELLOGG INSIGHT

Explore leading research and ideas

Find articles, podcast episodes, and videos that spark ideas in lifelong learners, and inspire those looking to advance in their careers.
learn more

RECRUITING

Faculty recruiting

Explore the departments currently accepting submissions and application instructions for open faculty positions at Kellogg.
Learn more

DOCTORAL PROGRAM

Discover the path to your goals

Our doctoral students learn to think critically, identify opportunities for new frameworks and insights, and gain the technical expertise to turn those opportunities into published research.
Learn more