Michael L. Katz

Sarin Chair in Strategy and Leadership
Director, Institute of Management, Innovation, and Organization
Professor of Economics

Haas School of Business

University of California, Berkeley

2220 Piedmont Avenue
Berkeley, California 94720-1900

(510) 643-0661


Website: UC Berkeley faculty profile

Issues: Standards, Competition Policy and Antitrust, Intellectual Property and Interoperability

About Michael L. Katz

Michael Katz has taught at Berkeley since 1987. He holds the Sarin Chair in Strategy and Leadership and professorships in both the Economics Department and the Haas School of Business, where he is a member of the Economic Analysis and Policy Group.

Professor Katz has served as Deputy Assistant Attorney General for Economic Analysis in the Antitrust Division of the U.S. Department of Justice; Chief Economist at the Federal Communications Commission, where he received the Chairman's Special Achievement Award; and Assistant Professor of Economics at Princeton University. He is a two-time recipient of the Earl F. Cheit Award for Excellence in Teaching and was an Alfred P. Sloan Research Fellow. He received his Ph.D. from Oxford University.

A.B., Economics, Harvard University
Ph.D., Economics, Oxford University