Dr Angela Garcia Calvo

Dr Angela Garcia Calvo

Marie Skolodowska Curie Action Fellow

Department of Management

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Key Expertise
Institutions and competitiveness

About me

Angela Garcia Calvo is a Marie Skolodowska Curie Action Fellow in the Department of Management. She holds a PhD from the LSE (2014), an MPA from the John F. Kennedy School of Government (2008), an MBA from the Kellogg School of Management at Northwestern University (2006), and a BA in Law and Economics from the University of Deusto (1997).

Prior to joining the LSE in 2018, Dr. Garcia Calvo was a visiting scholar at Harvard, and a post-doctoral fellow at the Collegio Carlo Alberto in Torino. In addition to her academic work, Dr. Garcia Calvo has worked for the Organization for Economic Cooperation and Development, the UK Department for Business Innovation and Skills and the Spanish Economic office on issues regarding regulation, telecommunications policy, and international trade. 

Before entering academia, Dr. Garcia Calvo also worked as global strategy planner for a major media agency. In this capacity, she developed qualitative and quantitative analyses and used them to develop and deliver multiyear communication strategies for large corporate clients across 35 countries.  

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Information Systems and Innovation Faculty Research Group


Expertise Details

Institutions and their impact on business competitiveness; comparative capitalisms; impact of innovation on conventional industries; globalization and its impact on production structures; international trade and internationalization strategies of firms.