Edward A. Snyder

Edward A. Snyder is the William S. Beinecke Professor of Economics and Management at the Yale University School of Management. His research and teaching are focused on industrial organization, antitrust economics, law and economics, and financial institutions. Snyder served as dean from 2011 to 2019.

Snyder began his professional career as an economist with the U.S. Department of Justice’s Antitrust Division. He earned a PhD in economics and an MA in public policy from the University of Chicago. He began his academic career at the University of Michigan, where he developed programs in Central Europe, China, India, and Russia. Prior to coming to Yale in 2011, Snyder was the Dean and George Shultz Professor of Economics at the University of Chicago Booth School of Business.