Shane Greenstein

MBA Class of 1957 Professor of Business Administration

Shane Greenstein is the MBA Class of 1957 Professor of Business Administration at the Harvard Business School, and co-chair of the Digital Initiative. He teaches in the Technology, Operations and Management unit. Greenstein is co-director of the program on the economics of digitization at the National Bureau of Economic Research. He recently finished a book about the development of the commercial Internet in the United States, called How the Internet Became Commercial: Innovation, Privatization, and the Birth of a new NetworkHe also publishes commentary on his blog Digitopoly.

 

Shane Greenstein is the MBA Class of 1957 Professor of Business Administration at the Harvard Business School, and co-chair of the Digital Initiative. He teaches in the Technology, Operations and Management unit. Greenstein is co-director of the program on the economics of digitization at the National Bureau of Economic Research. He recently finished a book about the development of the commercial Internet in the United States, called How the Internet Became Commercial: Innovation, Privatization, and the Birth of a new NetworkHe also publishes commentary on his blog Digitopoly.

Greenstein previously taught at the Kellogg School of Management, Northwestern University, and at the University of Illinois, Urbana/Champaign. He received his BA from University of California at Berkeley in 1983, and his PhD from Stanford University in 1989, both in economics. He also continues to receive a daily education in life from his wife and children.