Centre for Economic Performance (CEP)

Staff Biography

[Photo: Mirko DRACA] Mr Mirko DRACA
Associate - Productivity and Innovation

University of Warwick
Tel: +44 24 765 23472
Personal WebSite WWW

Expertise: Empirics of Innovation and Growth, Labour Economics, Political Economy


Hello, you must be very curious to visit this corner of the internet. My main research area is the empirics of innnovation and growth. Specifically this means the use of firm-level microdata to look at issues such as spillovers, productivity differences and induced technical change.

Selected Publications:

See also Publications on LSE Research Online book
  • "Panic on the Streets of London" (with Steve Machin and Robert Witt), Accepted for Publication, American Economic Review.

  • "Minimum Wages and Firm Profitability" (with Steve Machin and John Van Reenen), Accepted for Publication, American Economic Journal: Applied Economics.

CEP Publications: