Professor of Economic Geography in the Department of Geography and Environment, London School of Economics and Political Science (LSE). European Research Council (ERC) Starting Grant Holder. Affiliated with the Centre for Economic Performance (CEP), the Spatial Economics Research Centre (SERC) and the European Institute (EI) at the LSE.
My research is focused on Regional Economic Development and Growth, Innovation, Multinational Firms and the analysis and evaluation of European Union development policies. My teaching focuses on the economics of local and regional development.