Research/Areas of Interest:

Development and Growth, Urban Economics


  • PhD Economics, Brown University, United States, 2012
  • MA Economics, Brown University, United States, 2007
  • MPhil Environment and Development, University of Cambridge, United Kingdom, 2002
  • AB with honors, Harvard University, United States, 2001


Adam Storeygard is an Associate Professor of Economics at Tufts University, a Research Associate of the National Bureau of Economic Research, and a co-Editor of the journal Regional Science and Urban Economics. His research interests are in development and urban economics, and particularly in urbanization, transportation, and the economic geography of the developing world. Much of his work uses geographic data, including satellite data. Professor Storeygard's work has appeared in journals including the American Economic Review, the Quarterly Journal of Economics, the Review of Economic Studies, and Nature. He has a Ph.D. in Economics from Brown University, an M. Phil. in Environment and Development from Cambridge University, and an A.B. in Physics from Harvard University.