H. Landis Gabel is the Novartis Chaired Professor of Management and the Environment, Emeritus and Emeritus Professor of Economics and Management. He holds a BSc (engineering), MBA, and PhD (economics) from the University of Pennsylvania and a MSc (economics) from the London School of Economics. Before coming to INSEAD in 1982, he was on the faculty of the University of Virginia.
Professor Gabel's research focuses on microeconomics and public policy, in particular industrial, trade, and environmental policy. He has written or edited five books, most recently Frontiers of Environmental Economics (Edward Elgar), European Casebook on Industrial and Trade Policy (Prentice-Hall), and The Principles of Environmental and Resource Economics (Edward Elgar). He has published papers in economics, legal, environmental, and business journals such the Journal of Environmental Economics and Management, Southern Economic Journal, Antitrust Journal, The Energy Journal, Antitrust Law Journal, Journal of Industrial Economics, Sloan Management Review, and Harvard Business Review.
Professor Gabel founded INSEAD's Centre for the Management of Environmental and Social Responsibility in 1989 and directed it until 2005. He served as INSEAD's Associate Dean of Research from 1995 to 1998, was Dean of the MBA Program from 1998 to 2001, and then Dean of Faculty and Deputy Dean of INSEAD from 2001 to 2006.