DegreeCPA, Massachusetts; PhD, Columbia University, 1987; MBA, Boston University, 1979; JD, Suffolk University, 1979; AB, Cornell University, 1975
AREAS OF EXPERTISEBusiness, corporate, and global strategy; organizational design and top management teams
Richard D’Aveni has focused much of his recent research on the strategy of competition –including hypercompetition—and business advantage. He has recently turned his attention to commoditization and product positioning. Professor D’Aveni, who has also worked as an attorney and CPA, teaches the elective course Advanced Competitive Strategy.