de Figueiredo, John M.
(919) 613-8513
Duke Law School 210 Science Dr, Duke Box 90362
Durham, NC 27708
Duke Law School Room 4179, Duke Box 90362
Durham, NC 27708-0360

John M. de Figueiredo

Edward and Ellen Marie Schwarzman Professor of Law
Russell M. Robinson, II Distinguished Professor of Law
Edward and Ellen Marie Schwarzman Professor of Law
Professor of Law
Professor of Business Adminstration
Core Faculty in Innovation & Entrepreneurship
Core Faculty in Innovation & Entrepreneurship

John M. de Figueiredo is the Russell M. Robinson II Professor of Law, Strategy, and Economics at the Duke Law School and the Fuqua School of Business.  He is also Director of the Duke Center for Institutional and Organizational Performance, and a Research Associate at the National Bureau of Economic Research. 

de Figueiredo studies the formulation and execution of competitive strategy, innovation strategy, and political and legal strategy. His quantitative and analytical research focuses on the nexus of firms, technology, and regulatory and political institutions and draws upon economics, law, political science, and management.

Prior to joining Duke University, he was on the faculties of the UCLA and the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT).  He has also held long-term visiting positions at Princeton University, Harvard Law School, INSEAD, the Institute for Advanced Study in Princeton, NJ, and, most recently, at Stanford Business School. 

He is on the editorial board of a number of academic journals, has been awarded many research grants, and has won five teaching awards in his career. 

de Figueiredo also serves on the Board of Directors of Employers Insurance Group (NYSE: EIG).

He holds a Ph.D. in Business Administration from the University of California, Berkeley; an M.Sc. in economics from the London School of Economics; and an A.B. in economics from Harvard University.

Education

  • Ph.D., University of California - Berkeley (1997)
  • Ph.D., University of California at Berkeley (1997)

Mailing Address

Duke University Energy Initiative
Box 90467
Durham, NC 27708

Street / Delivery Address

Duke University Energy Initiative
140 Science Drive
Gross Hall, Suite 101
Durham, NC 27708

919-613-1305 

Dec
07
Location: Virtual | Registration Required
Time: 1:00 pm to 1:45 pm