Saul Estrin

  • Professor
  • London School of Economics and Political Science (LSE)



Saul Estrin, Professor, Managerial Economics and Strategy and Head of the Department of Management, London School of Economics (since 2006). Previously Professor of Economics, London Business School where he also served as Adecco Professor of Business and Society, Director of the Centre for New and Emerging Markets and Deputy Dean (Faculty and Research). Publications include Privatisation in Central and Eastern Europe; Foreign Direct Investment into Transition Economies; Investment Strategies in Emerging Markets, and numerous papers in scholarly journals (including Quarterly Journal of Economics, Journal of Development Economics, Journal of Public Economics and European Economic Review). Main areas of research include labour and industrial economics, transition economics and economic development, privatisation and foreign direct investment. He was visiting Professor at Stanford University, Michigan Business School, Cornell University, European University Institute, and is a Fellow of the Centre for Economic Policy Research (CEPR), Institute for the Study of Labor (IZA) and William Davidson Institute.