Professor | Eugene E. and Catherine M. Trefethen Chair in Business Administration
Economic Analysis & Policy | Sustainability


David I. Levine is a Professor of Business Administration at Berkeley Haas. Dr. Levine’s research focuses on understanding and overcoming barriers to improving health in poor nations. This research has examined both how to increase demand for health-promoting goods such as safer cookstoves and water filters, and how to change health-related behaviors such as handwashing with soap. He has also written extensively on organizational learning (and failures to learn).

Expertise and Research Interests

  • Causes and Effects of Investments in Health and Education
  • Causes and Effects of High Wages, Workplace Diversity, and Employee Involvement
  • Obstacles to Good Management