Bruce Greenwald
Born (1946-08-15) August 15, 1946 (age 77)
EducationMassachusetts Institute of Technology (BS, MS, PhD)
Princeton University (MPA)
Academic career
InstitutionsColumbia University
FieldEconomics, investing

Bruce Corman Norbert Greenwald (born August 15, 1946)[1] is an American economist and professor at Columbia University's Graduate School of Business and an advisor at First Eagle Investment Management. He is, among others, the author of the books Value Investing: from Graham to Buffett and Beyond and Competition Demystified: A Radically Simplified Approach to Business Strategy. He has been referred to by The New York Times as "a guru to Wall Street's gurus"[2] and is a recognized authority on value investing, along with additional expertise in productivity and the economics of information.


Greenwald received a B.S. in electrical engineering from MIT in 1967, a M.S. in electrical engineering and M.P.A. from Princeton University in 1969, and a Ph.D. from MIT in economics in 1978. Before arriving at Columbia in 1991, Greenwald was a research economist at Bell Laboratories and later Bell Communications Research, and an assistant professor at Harvard Business School.[3]


See also


  1. ^ "Greenwald, Bruce C. N., 1946-". Library of Congress. Retrieved October 26, 2014. pub. info. (b. 8/15/46)
  2. ^ Fabrikant, Geraldine (January 24, 1999). "Private Sector: A Guru to Wall Street's Gurus". The New York Times.
  3. ^ "Bruce Greenwald - CV". Columbia Business School. Retrieved June 17, 2019.