Assistant Professor, Berkeley Haas School of Business
Guo Xu is Assistant Professor at the Berkeley Haas School of Business. He obtained his PhD in Economics from the LSE. He works at the intersection of development and organizational economics. His research focuses on the selection, recruitment and allocation of talent in private and public sector organizations.
Recent work by Guo Xu
Assigning civil servants to environments to which they are most socially proximate may actually limit their ability to effectively serve the nation
Data on the British Empire show patronage in civil service appointments was a good system for those who got jobs but bad news for almost everyone else