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Nicholas Bloom

Nicholas Bloom

Faculty Affiliate
Stanford King Center on Global Development
William D. Eberle Professor of Economics
Department of Economics
Professor of Economics (by courtesy)
Stanford Graduate School of Business (GSB)
Senior Fellow
Stanford Institute for Economic Policy Research (SIEPR)
PhD, Economics, University College London, 2001
MPhil, Economics, Oxford University, St. Peters College, 1996
BA, Economics, Cambridge University, Fitzwilliam College, 1994

About

Nicholas (Nick) Bloom is the William Eberle Professor of Economics at Stanford University, a senior fellow of SIEPR, and the co-director of the productivity, innovation and entrepreneurship program at the National Bureau of Economic Research. His research focuses on management practices and uncertainty. He previously worked at the UK Treasury and McKinsey & Company.
 
He is a fellow of the American Academy of Arts and Sciences, and the recipient of the Alfred Sloan Fellowship, the Bernacer Prize, the European Investment Bank Prize, the Frisch Medal, the Kauffman Medal and a National Science Foundation Career Award. He has a BA from Cambridge, an MPhil from Oxford, and a PhD from University College London. 
 
On the personal side he is English, living with his Scottish wife and American kids on Stanford campus, in a multi-lingual English household.
Research Interests: 
Management Practices, Uncertainty