Adam Storeygard

Adam Storeygard

Associate Professor
Braker Hall, 304
8 Upper Campus Road, Medford, MA


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 Review of Economic Studies, Nature, and the Bulletin of the World Health Organization. His prior degrees are an A.B. in Physics from Harvard University and an M. Phil. in Environment and Development from Cambridge University.


  • Ph.D., Brown University


Development and Growth, Urban Economics