Simeon Djankov
Financial Markets Group
Co-Director for Policy

Simeon Djankov



Research interests

  • Financing the Real Economy
  • Development Economics
  • Financial Crises
  • Entrepreneurship
  • Business Regulation

Research projects

I am Principal Investigator of the project "How the design of bankruptcy procedures impacts macroeconomic and employment outcomes in the post-Covid recovery period: lessons from previous crises" funded by the Economic and Social Research Council (grant reference ES/V015508/1). The presentation "Insolvency and Recovery among UK Firms" was given at the SME Policy Workshop organised by the University of Nottingham, CBI and Bank of England in March 2022.  

I am also Project Leader for the John Templeton Foundation Grant on Women’s Empowerment, Economic Freedom, and the Role of Law in Driving Prosperity (grant ID 62616).

Research outputs on LSE portal