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Alberto Galasso

Alberto  Galasso

Alberto Galasso

Professor of Strategic Management, Rotman Chair in Life Sciences Commercialization


PhD in Economics, London School of Economics (LSE)




Alberto Galasso is Professor of Strategic Management at the University of Toronto, where he holds the Rotman Chair in Life Sciences Commercialization. He is Research Associate at the National Bureau of Economic Research (NBER) and Research Fellow at the Centre for Economic Policy Research (CEPR).

He serves as co-editor for the Journal of Economics and Management Strategy, as associate editor for the Journal of Industrial Economics and the International Journal of Industrial Organization, and as member of the editorial board for the Strategic Management Journal.

His research agenda focuses on the determinants of innovative activity, the management of innovation and the functioning of markets for technology.


For more information about Alberto's research please visit his personal website.




Academic Positions

  • 2019-

    Professor of Strategic Management , Rotman School of Management - University of Toronto

  • 2013-2018

    Associate Professor, University of Toronto

  • 2014-15

    Visiting Scholar, Massachusetts Institute of Technology

  • 2007-13

    Assistant Professor, University of Toronto

  • 2012-17

    Director, Master of Management of Innovation (MMI) Program, University of Toronto

  • 2005-07

    Tutorial Fellow, London School of Economics

Featured Work

Publications and working papers are available on my personal website