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Luis Cabral

Luis Cabral

Joined Stern 2000

Leonard N. Stern School of Business
Kaufman Management Center
44 West Fourth Street, 7-70
New York, NY 10012

E-mail lcabral@stern.nyu.edu
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Professor Cabral has been with NYU Stern since 2000. Before then, he was on the faculty at Universidade Nova de Lisboa (Portugal), London Business School and, for short periods, Berkeley, Yale and IESE Business School. Professor Cabral is also Research Fellow of the Center for Economic Policy Research.

At Stern, Professor Cabral teaches courses in microeconomics and competitive analysis. His primary research area is the study of dynamic competition (learning curves, network effects, R&D, reputation). He has written numerous papers and books including Introduction to Industrial Organizations (MIT Press).

Research Interests

  • Dynamic competition
  • Media and Entertainment
  • Networks and network effects
  • Reputation

Courses Taught

  • Competitive Analysis
  • Economics of Media and Entertainment
  • Microeconomics
  • Public Policy and Business Strategy

Academic Background

Ph.D., Economics, 1989

M.Sc., Economics, 1985
Nova (Lisbon, Portugal)

B.A., Economics, 1983
Católica (Lisbon, Portugal)