Ajay Agrawal
University of Toronto

Ajay Agrawal is the Geoffrey Taber Professor of Entrepreneurship and Innovation at the University of Toronto's Rotman School of Management and Research Associate at the National Bureau of Economic Research (NBER). Professor Agrawal conducts research entrepreneurial finance, the economics of science, the commercialization of university science, and the economic geography of innovation, recently turning his attention to the economics of artificial intelligence (AI). In addition to a number of scholarly articles on the topic, he has coauthored "Prediction Machines: The Simple Economics of Artificial Intelligence" (Harvard Business School Press, 2018) as well as co-edited “The Economics of Artificial Intelligence: An Agenda” (University of Chicago Press, 2019). Professor Agrawal serves on the editorial board of the Strategic Management Journal, Management Science, and the Journal of Urban Economics.