Imperial College London


Business School

Assistant Professor of Economics



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Esther Boler joined Imperial College Business School as an Assistant Professor in August 2016, after completing a PhD at the University of Oslo. She is also a Research Affiliate at the Centre for Economic Policy Research (CEPR), a Research Affiliate at CESifo, and a Research Associate at the Centre for Economic Performance (CEP) at LSE. Her research examines the effects of innovation and globalisation on firm performance. 

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Boler EA, Javorcik B, Ulltveit-Moe KH, 2018, Working across time zones: Exporters and the gender wage gap, Journal of International Economics, Vol:111, ISSN:0022-1996, Pages:122-133

Bernard AB, Boler EAN, Massari R, et al., 2017, Exporter dynamics and partial-year effects, American Economic Review, Vol:107, ISSN:0002-8282, Pages:3211-3228

Boler EA, Moxnes A, Ulltveit-Moe KH, 2015, R&D, international sourcing, and the joint impact on firm performance, The American Economic Review, Vol:105, ISSN:0002-8282, Pages:3704-3739

Bøler EA, Javorcik BS, Ulltveit-Moe KH, 2015, Globalization: A Woman's Best Friend? Exporters and the Gender Wage Gap, Cesifo Working Paper Series

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