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 joined Tufts after receiving his Ph.D. from Brown University in 2012. His research interests are in development and urban economics, and particularly in urbanization, transportation, and the economic geography of sub-Saharan Africa. 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. His prior degrees are an A.B. in Physics from Harvard University and an M. Phil. in Environment and Development from Cambridge University.