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Chris Miller | Nancy Rose | Peter Zemsky


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Chris Miller

Chris Miller is Associate Professor of International History at The Fletcher School, where his research focuses on technology, geopolitics, economics, international affairs, and Russia. He is author of Chip War: The Fight for the World's Most Critical Technology, a geopolitical history of the computer chip. He is the author of three other books on Russia, including Putinomics: Power and Money in Resurgent Russia; We Shall Be Masters: Russia's Pivots to East Asia from Peter the Great to Putin; and The Struggle to Save the Soviet Economy: Mikhail Gorbachev and the Collapse of the USSR. He has previously served as the Associate Director of the Brady-Johnson Program in Grand Strategy at Yale, a lecturer at the New Economic School in Moscow, a visiting researcher at the Carnegie Moscow Center, a research associate at the Brookings Institution, and as a fellow at the German Marshall Fund's Transatlantic Academy. He received his PhD and MA from Yale University and his BA in history from Harvard University

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Nancy Rose

 Nancy Rose is the Charles P. Kindleberger Professor in the MIT Economics Department, where her research and teaching focus on industrial organization, competition policy, and the economics of regulation.  Her recent research on the economic and legal foundations for more effective antitrust enforcement builds on her experience as the DAAG for Economic Analysis in the DOJ Antitrust Division from 2014 through 2016.  She directed the National Bureau of Economic Research program in Industrial Organization from its inception in 1991 through 2014, and is a current NBER Research Associate. 

Rose has been recognized with a number of professional honors and awards, including election to the American Academy of Arts and Sciences, the Carolyn Shaw Bell Award from the American Economic Association’s (AEA) Committee on the Status of Women in the Economics Profession, the Industrial Organization Society Distinguished Fellow award, MIT’s Margaret MacVicar Faculty Fellowship, and fellowships from the John Simon Guggenheim Foundation, the Center for Advanced Study in Behavioral Sciences, and the Alfred P. Sloan Foundation, among others.  She was a fellow of the Radcliffe Institute for Advanced Study for 2021-22.  Rose currently serves as President of the Industrial Organization Society (IOS), Vice President of the Western Economics Association International, and on the advisory boards of the American Antitrust Institute, the Hamilton Project, and the Journal of Economic Perspectives.  She is a member of the Center for Economic and Policy Research (CEPR) Research and Policy Network on Competition Policy. Her past professional service includes terms as Vice President and Executive Committee member of the AEA, Vice President of the IOS, and on a number of editorial boards.

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Peter Zemsky

Peter Zemsky is a Research Fellow at the Mossavar-Rahmani Center for Business & Government Harvard Kennedy School and the Eli Lilly Chaired Professor of Strategy and Innovation at INSEAD. He has deep expertise in how organizations leverage technology advances especially in digital and AI for value creation, including extensive experience with edtech innovation. He is currently researching the role of government in better aligning AI and tech innovations from the private sector with overall social value creation.

Professor Zemsky served as Deputy Dean and Dean of Innovation at INSEAD from 2013 to 2023. He has led all major departments at the school including the flagship MBA Programme, Executive Education, Fundraising, and Faculty & Research. He oversaw the development of a wide range of edtech innovations including immersive VR case studies, customized online corporate development programs, and most recently a virtual strategy assistant utilizing generative AI.

Professor Zemsky is a leading scholar in the economics of strategy, where he develops rigorous analyses of topics such as disruptive technologies, the trade-offs between value creation and value capture, and the choice of generalist versus specialist strategies. His doctoral students have been recognized three times for having the best dissertation in strategy by the Academy of Management. He serves on the board of Clairvest (TSX: CVG), a leading mid-market Canadian private equity management firm.

He holds a B.A. from the University of Pennsylvania where he was recognized as the outstanding graduating economics major and a Ph.D. from the Stanford Graduate School of Business.