Maurice Schweitzer

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Maurice Schweitzer
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Wharton University, University of Pennsylvania, lecture of Psychology
Born1967 (age 51–52)
Detroit, Michigan
Alma materUniversity of California, Berkeley
Scientific career
InstitutionsWharton School, University of Pennsylvania

Maurice E. Schweitzer is Cecilia Yen Koo Professor, Professor of Operations and Information Management, at the Wharton School of Business at the University of Pennsylvania. Along with Adam Galinsky, he co-wrote Friend & Foe: When to Cooperate, When to Compete, and How to Succeed at Both (ISBN 0307720217).[1]


Maurice Schweitzer is the son of Suzanne Schweitzer and Stuart Schweitzer (Professor at UCLA). He grew up in Los Angeles and lived in Oxford, England for a year in high school. Schweitzer graduated from University of California, Berkeley with honors in Economics. He received his Ph.D. in Operations and Information Management from University of Pennsylvania, Wharton School of Business,[2]

Scientific impact[edit]

As of September 9, 2019, Schweitzer's work has been cited over 10,000 times.[3]

Friend & Foe book[edit]

Maurice Schweitzer collaborated with Adam Galinsky to write their first book "Friend and Foe: When to Cooperate, When to Compete, and How to Succeed at Both". The book was published by Random House on September 29, 2015.[4]