Andrea Prat is the Richard Paul Richman Professor of Business at Columbia Business School. He received his PhD in Economics from Stanford University in 1997. Professor Prat is the Chairman of the Editorial Board of the Review of Economic Studies and serves as a council member of the European Economic Association. His work focuses on organizational economics and political economy. He is the author of numerous articles on leading journals in economics and finance.
She is a project manager at the Centre for Economic Performance, LSE where she works on different research initiatives on management practices, organisational structure and firm performance. She is currently reading for a PhD in Land Economy at the University of Cambridge and researching regional determinants of agriculture/industry structure in Brazil.