Pablo Hernandez-Lagos

Associate Professor Strategy & Entrepreneurship
Sy Syms School of Business, Yeshiva University

Pablo Hernandez-Lagos’ academic work has been published in The American Political Science Review, Nature, The Journal of Urban Economics, Experimental Economics, The Quarterly Journal of Political Science, among others.

Media coverage of his work includes Harvard Business Review on the opportunities behind ESG concerns’ lack of clarity; Politico and on tax-breaks for investment in distressed communities; The Financial Times on employee compensation and incentives; The Hill and The Times of India on technology and middle-class in emerging markets; on the origins of peace and prosperity and Knowledge@Wharton on entrepreneurial spending and survival.

Pablo Hernandez-Lagos holds a PhD from UC Berkeley-Haas School of Business (BPP group) and a BSc in Industrial Engineering from Universidad de Chile. He also holds a MSc in Applied Economics from the Universidad de Chile-CEA and a MSc in Business Administration from UC Berkeley-Haas School of Business. Prior to his doctoral studies, Pablo Hernandez-Lagos participated in the creation of Chile’s National Innovation Strategy.

Pablo Hernandez-Lagos teaches Strategy and Leadership. He has also taught Corporate Finance and Mathematics for Social Scientists at NYU AD, Principles of Economics at the Universidad de Los Andes, and graduate and undergraduate courses in management and strategy, as well as executive training to entrepreneurs outside academia. He co-founded ChileSeminars at UC Berkeley (academic speakers share their research with professionals and entrepreneurs).


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