David Lagakos

Associate Professor of Economics, Boston University; Lead Academic for International Growth Centre Ghana

David Lagakos is an Associate Professor of Economics at Boston University, a Research Associate at the National Bureau of Economic Research and a Lead Academic for Ghana at the International Growth Centre at London School of Economics. He is an editor of the Review of Economic Dynamics. He received his PhD from UCLA.

Prior to joining the faculty at UCSD, David was Associate Professor of Economics (with tenure) at the University of California San Diego (UCSD), an Assistant Professor of Economics at Arizona State University and a Research Economist at the Federal Reserve Bank of Minneapolis. His research is in the fields of macroeconomics and development economics.

Recent work by David Lagakos