Adam Szeidl

Central European University

Adam Szeidl is a Professor of Economics at the Central European University (CEU) in Budapest, Hungary. Prior to CEU, he was Associate Professor at UC Berkeley, and also held Visiting Assistant Professor positions at Harvard University and New York University. He received his Ph.D. in Economics from Harvard University, and his M.A. in Economics from CEU.

His research interests include applied microeconomics, the economics of social networks, the economics of consumption, and international trade. 

Researcher's Grant Projects

How important is to have a good supplier for the success of a firm? This project based in China will shed some light on the role that the supply side of the economy plays on firm performance.
Researchers: Adam Szeidl, Jing Cai
Grants Round: 21st Round
Country: China
Cross-cutting themes: Gender
This project directly addresses the research gap on the financial constraints of SMEs by evaluating the impact of a new loan product, designed specifically for SMEs, on firm growth in China.
Researchers: Adam Szeidl, Jing Cai
Grants Round: 18th Round
Country: China
Providing much-needed experimental evidence on the impacts of alleviating growth frictions to SMEs, this project evaluates the effects of programs designed to improve access to loans and to expand business networks. 
Researchers: Adam Szeidl, Jing Cai
Grants Round: 3rd MRG Round
Country: China
Cross-cutting themes: Gender
This project aims to quantify the cost of the business friction involved when matching with trusted partners.
Researchers: Adam Szeidl, Jing Cai
Grants Round: 11th round
Country: China