Professor of Economics, Central European University
Adam Szeidl is Professor of Economics at Central European University in Vienna, Austria. Adam’s broad research interests are economic and social networks, development economics, and political economy. His current research studies firms in development and trade, and the political economy of misbeliefs. Adam is a board member and former joint managing editor of the Review of Economic Studies, a Fellow of the Econometric Society, a member of the Executive Committee of the International Economic Association, and a Research Fellow at the Centre for Economic and Policy Research (CEPR). Before returning to Europe, Adam was Associate Professor with tenure, (2010-12) and Assistant Professor (2004-10) of Economics at the University of California, Berkeley. He received his PhD from Harvard University in 2004.
Recent work by Adam Szeidl
Access to finance improved firm performance, product quality and price, but disadvantaged competitor firms
Regular meetings between the managers of young firms in Nanchang, China increased revenue and improved a broad range of performance measures