Theodor Vladasel

I am an Assistant Professor of Entrepreneurship in the Department of Economics and Business at Universitat Pompeu Fabra. I received my PhD from the Department of Strategy and Innovation at Copenhagen Business School in 2019. I have spent the 2017-18 academic year as a Fox International Fellow at Yale University and I am also affiliated with the Barcelona Graduate School of Economics and the Swedish Institute for Social Research (SOFI), Stockholm University. I study the individual and contextual drivers of entrepreneurship, distinguishing growth oriented entrepreneurship from self-employment, as well as the strategic human capital entrepreneurs must acquire for their (social) ventures to be successful, and maintain a broad interest in the relationship between individuals and organizations. My research uses insights from labor economics and applies experimental and econometric methods to questions of strategic and policy importance.

You can find my CV here. You can contact me at theodor.vladasel@upf.edu.