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Paul Clyde

Paul Clyde

Director, Living Business Models Initiative; Lecturer, Business Economics and Public Policy; President of the William Davidson Institute at the University of Michigan (as of 7/1/2014)

PhD, University Of California Los Angeles

Paul Clyde is President of the William Davidson Institute at the University of Michigan and the Tom Lantos Professor of Business Administration at the Ross School of Business. He has served as the Academic Director of the Part-time Program at the Ross School of Business where he led the development of the Weekend MBA Program which admitted its first students in 2010.

Paul's recent work in emerging markets has focused on health care delivery to the poor in emerging markets. Over the past fifteen years he has advised or run over 50 health-care projects in twelve different emerging markets. He has worked with faculty from the Medical School, Nursing School, Public Health and Law School in developing a financially self-sustainable health care business model that serves the poor. He has also worked on collaborations with numerous institutions on the development of business education programs in Russia, Ukraine and Kazakhstan and projects with state-owned and private firms in India, Singapore and Romania.

Paul has also been involved in work with corporations ranging in size from small biotech startups to large corporations such as Johnson & Johnson, Novo Nordisk and DTE Energy. The projects have included supply chain management, market entry strategies and business plans, and have involved work in over twenty countries.

Prior to joining the University, Paul was an economist at the Antitrust Division of the U.S. Department of Justice and a consultant with National Economic Research Associates. While at the Antitrust Division, he advised the governments of many transition economies on their competition laws and natural monopoly laws, including the Czech Republic and Slovakia where he lived for one year working as the economic advisor. He has been recognized as Teacher of the Year and has been awarded the Andy Andrews Distinguished Service Award. He has published articles in a number of journals including The Journal of Finance, Managerial and Decision Economics and Economic Inquiry. He received his Ph.D. in Economics from UCLA and his B.S. in Business from Indiana University.

Paul Clyde
Stephen M. Ross School of Business
University of Michigan
701 Tappan St.
Ann Arbor, MI 48109-1234

Office Location: R6344

Phone: (734) 764-8008

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