||Dr Raffaella SADUN|
CEP Associate and Assistant Professor, Harvard Business School
Harvard Business School|
Tel: +617 495 6190
Expertise: Organizational Economics; ICT and productivity; Entry regulations in the retail industry
Biography:Raffaella Sadun is Assistant Professor at the Harvard Business School. Her interests lie on the interaction between government policy and economic performance. Her current research focuses on the role of technology and organizational structure on firm level productivity, and on the relationship between entry barriers and industry structure in the retail sector. Raffaella earned a Master in Economics from the University Pompeu Fabra (Barcelona) and a PhD in Economics from the London School of Economics.
- 2003-2008: Phd in Economics, London School of Economics
- 2001-2003: MSc and 1st year PhD in Economics, Universitat Pompeu Fabra, Barcelona, Spain
- 1996-2000: Laurea in Economia Politica, Università La Sapienza, Rome, Italy
- 2004-2007: ESRC Scholarship, UK
- 2003-2004: "Becas de Formacion Predoctoral", Ministerio de Ciencia y Tecnologia, Spain
- 2001-2003: "Marco Fanno" Scholarship, Mediocredito Centrale, Italy
Affiliations/Professional activities with other institutions:
- "Americans Do I.T. Better: US Multinationals and the Productivity Miracle", 2007, with John Van Reenen and Nick Bloom, CEP Working Paper DP0788,
- “ICT and Productivity”, with Mirko Draca and John Van Reenen, 2007, forthcoming, Handbook of Information of Information and Communication Technologies” R. Mansell, C. Avgerou, D. Quah, and R. Silverstone (eds) Oxford Handbook on ICTs, Oxford University Press,
- "Do Entry Regulations Help Independent Retailers: Evidence from English Local Authorities"