Tomasz Mickiewicz

Head of Economics & Strategy Group, Aston Business School

Professor Tomasz Mickiewicz joined Aston Business School in January 2012. He is now Head of the Economics and Strategy Group at Aston Business School. His previous position was Professor of Comparative Economics at SSEES University College London (since 2008), where he started as a lecturer in 1996. At the ERC he is part of the research team looking at Entrepreneurial Ambition.

Contact Details

Email:[email protected]
Telephone:0121 204 3007

Research Themes

  • Entrepreneurship

Biography

Professor Tomasz Mickiewicz joined Aston Business School in January 2012. He is now Head of the Economics and Strategy Group at Aston Business School. His previous position was Professor of Comparative Economics at SSEES University College London (since 2008), where he started as a lecturer in 1996. At ERC he is part of the research team looking at Entreprenurial Ambition.

His work on comparative entrepreneurship and on high growth aspiration entrepreneurship. He is also involved in research on social entrepreneurship, informal economy, tax avoidance and on the role that social capital (at various levels) plays supporting entrepreneurship. He published extensively on both the new EU member states and potential member states; at present he works on two projects, one related to entrepreneurship in Latvia, and another in post-conflict Bosnia and Herzegovina. He has extensive experience in research projects, including coordinating an EU project and participating in other, EU, ESRC and USAID funded.