I am a post-doctoral researcher at the Institute for New Economic Thinking at the Oxford Martin School and at the Smith School for Enterprise and the Environment, and an associate member of Nuffield college, Oxford.

I received my PhD from UNU-MERIT / Maastricht University in October 2014.

My main areas of research are in the economics of innovation, environmental economics, networks and complex systems, applied econometrics and forecasting.

Contact: francois.lafond at inet.ox.ac.uk