Dr. Greg Fischer is a Lecturer of Economics at the London School of Economics. He is also an Associate of the STICERD Economic Organisation and Public Policy programme.
His research focuses on corporate finance, entrepreneurship, and financial innovation in developing countries. Prior to returning to academia, Dr. Fischer worked for nine years in the private equity and venture capital arms of Morgan Stanley and Centre Partners, an affiliate of Lazard. His current work includes the randomised evaluations of a business training programme in the Dominican Republic and the pricing of new water treatment technology in Ghana.
Dr. Fischer has a Summa Cum Laude, A.B., in Economics from Princeton University and a PhD in Economics from Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT).