Erik Brynjolfsson

Jerry Yang and Akiko Yamazaki Professor; Director, Digital Economy Lab, Stanford University

Jerry Yang and Akiko Yamazaki Professor and Senior Fellow at the Stanford Institute for Human-Centered AI (HAI), and Director of the Stanford Digital Economy Lab. Also Ralph Landau Senior Fellow at the Stanford Institute for Economic Policy Research (SIEPR), Professor by Courtesy at the Stanford Graduate School of Business and Stanford Department of Economics, and a Research Associate at the National Bureau of Economic Research (NBER). AB and SM, Harvard; PhD, MIT. Former: Director, MIT Initiative on the Digital Economy; Schussel Family Professor, MIT Sloan School. Research examines the effects of information technologies on business strategy, productivity and employment. Recent work studies artificial intelligence (AI), data-driven decision-making, the pricing implications of Internet commerce and the role of intangible assets. Lectures worldwide on technology and strategy. Director or adviser for several technology-intensive firms. Recent books include: "Machine | Platform | Crowd" (Co-Author); "The Second Machine Age" (Co-Author); "Wired for Innovation: How IT is Reshaping the Economy" (Co-Author); "Race Against the Machine" (Co-Author). Recipient of numerous awards for research.