David Sraer

Professor at the University of Berkeley

David Sraer is a Professor of Economics and Finance at the University of California, Berkeley, where he holds the James J. and Marianne B. Lowry chair in Business. He is also a Research Associate at the National Bureau of Economic Research (NBER, Cambridge), and a Research Fellow for the Center for Economic Policy Research (CEPR, London). Prior to Berkeley, David was an assistant professor at Princeton University. David currently serves as an associate editor for the Journal of Finance. David’s research is at the intersection of corporate finance, asset pricing, behavioral finance and macroeconomy. His work has been published in leading academic journals in economics and finance, such as the American Economic Review, the Review of Economic Studies or the Journal of Finance. David holds a B.S. from Ecole Polytechnique, an M.S. from ENSAE and a PhD from the Toulouse School of Economics.

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Publications of David Sraer

What to expect from profit-sharing mechanisms?



Building on Human Capital to Restore Productivity Growth


The Financial Situation of SMEs in August 2021 Based on Their Bank Accounts