Kathleen Eisenhardt

School of Engineering

Stanford University


Professor Eisenhardt’s research focus is strategy and organization, especially in technology-based companies and high-velocity industries. She is currently studying the use of heuristics and other cognitive strategies, strategic interaction in new markets and novel ecosystems, and strategy making by boards of directors.

Vote History

Statement Vote Confidence Comments
Restrictions on skilled immigration will cause US firms to to shift more operations overseas. Did Not Answer
Uber has to develop self-driving cars in the next 10 years in order to remain viable. Disagree 7 “Others are developing self-driving cars, Uber can obtain them from others.”
A trade war will be more disruptive to business than to consumers. Agree 6 “A trade war will be particularly disruptive to businesses as they scramble to reconsider and perhaps reconstruct supply chains. By contrast, consumers will be stuck — they will either pay or not.”
Concern over consumer privacy will fundamentally limit businesses’ ability to use big data. Did Not Answer