Marvin Lieberman is Professor of Policy at UCLA Anderson School of Management. Dr. Lieberman's teaching and research interests are in the areas of competitive strategy, industrial economics, and operations management.
From 1982 to 1989, he was Assistant Professor of Business Policy in the Graduate School of Business at Stanford University, and during 1990 he was a National Fellow at the Hoover Institution, Stanford University.
Dr. Lieberman’s current research focuses on testing theories of industrial competition and strategic interaction, and comparing the performance of U.S. and Asian manufacturing firms.
Dr. Lieberman is the author of numerous articles in professional journals, on topics such as cost reduction and productivity improvement, market entry and exit, and strategic investment. His paper on "First Mover Advantages" (co-authored with David Montgomery) was awarded the 1996 Best Paper Prize by the Strategic Management Society. He is an associate editor of the Strategic Management Journal and Management Science. He has served as consultant to a variety of corporations, specializing in studies of strategic planning, productivity improvement and cost assessment.