Biography:Jonathan Haskel is Professor of Economics at Imperial College Business School, Imperial College London and Academic Director of the School. He was previously Professor and Head of Department at the Department of Economics, Queen Mary, University of London. He has taught at the University of Bristol and London Business School and been a visiting professor at the Tuck School of Business, Dartmouth College: Stern School of Business, New York University and the Australian National University.
His research interests are growth, productivity and the knowledge economy and he has published papers on these topics in a number of journals.
Jonathan was a Reporting Panel Member of the UK Competition Commission serving on market investigations into British Airports Authority, Home Credit and Mobile Telephones. He is on the "Research, Innovation, and Science Policy Experts" (RISE) high level expert group advising the EU Commissioner for Research, Innovation and Science on policy. He is an elected member of the Council of the Royal Economic Society.