Gregory Fischer


Greg Fischer is a Lecturer at the London School of Economics and co-director for the finance program at the International Growth Centre. Much of his research is coordinated through Innovations for Poverty Action and the MIT Jameel Poverty Action Lab, two organization working to reduce povery by ensuring that policy is based on scientific evidence. His research agenda focuses on combining economic theory, field experiments, and more traditional empirical analysis to understand how economic development works and how it can work better. Most of his work centers on development finance and how firms function.