Visiting Professor of Finance, Kellogg School of Management
Instructor for KELLG_ FE 310-0, Principles of Finance
Navin Chopra is Visiting Associate Professor of Finance. Prior to that he was on the faculty at Columbia University for 4 years and at New York University for over 12 years where he taught finance courses at NYU Stern School of Business and NYU Law School. He received his PhD in finance at the University of Michigan, Ann Arbor. He also obtained his MBA degree, specializing in finance, and his bachelor's degree in mechanical engineering. His area of expertise is in corporate finance, fixed-income securities, derivatives, valuation, equity instruments, venture capital markets, buyouts and other leveraged transactions, investments, and corporate finance.
MANAGERIAL ECONOMICS & DECISION SCIENCES; OPERATIONS
Professor of Managerial Economics & Decision Sciences, Kellogg School of Management
Academic Director of the Certificate Program for Undergraduates
Instructor for KELLG_ MA 324-0, Operations & Supply Chain Strategy
Professor Martin A. Lariviere joined the faculty at the Kellogg School of Management in 2000. Professor Lariviere’s research has focused on applying economic analysis to operations management problems. Much of his work has focused on supply chain contracting, examining how contract terms can improve supply chain performance. He has also studied how the behavior of self-interested customers impacts service operations. He received his PhD from Stanford University. Prior to joining Kellogg, he was an Associate Professor at Duke University’s Fuqua School of Business.
MANAGERIAL ECONOMICS & DECISION SCIENCES
Associate Professor of Managerial Economics & Decision Sciences, Kellogg School of Management
Instructor for KELLG_ MA 328-0, Competitive Strategy and Industrial Structure
Professor Salant joined the faculty at the Managerial Economics and Decision Sciences Department at the Kellogg School of Management in 2008, after completing his PhD in Economic Analysis and Policy at the Stanford Graduate School of Business. His research interests include foundations of behavioral economics, bounded rationality, and decision theory.
Assistant Professor of Marketinglter J. McNerney Professor of Health Industry Management, Kellogg School of Management
Instructor for KELLG_MA 326-0, Topics in Managerial Analytics: Consumer Analytics
Song Yao is an Assistant Professor of Marketing at the Kellogg School of Management, Northwestern University.
Professor Yao's research interests include quantitative marketing, online marketing, auctions, pricing, competitive strategy, and customer management. With a methodological and theoretical orientation of empirical microeconomics, his substantive research focuses on network effects, especially in the context of new media such as online retailing and online advertising. His publications appear in leading academic journals, including Marketing Science.