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H. Landis Gabel

Emeritus Professor of Economics and Management

The Novartis Chair in Management and the Environment, Emeritus


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Research Areas
  • Applied Microeconomics and Public Policy
  • Environmental and Resource Economics
  • International Trade
Teaching Areas
  • Microeconomics
  • International Trade and Public Policy
  • Management of Environmental Resources


H. Landis Gabel is the Novartis Chaired Professor of Management and the Environment, Emeritus, and Emeritus Professor of Economics and Management at INSEAD. He holds a BSc in Engineering, MBA and PhD in Economics from the University of Pennsylvania, and a MSc in 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 as 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 Associate Dean of Research from 1995 to 1998, Dean of the MBA Programme from 1998 to 2001, and Dean of Faculty and Deputy Dean of INSEAD from 2001 to 2006.

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