Liya Palagashvili
Start: October 10, 2019 5 p.m.
End: October 10, 2019 6 p.m.
Location: Whitinger Business Building, Room 144

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Institute for the Study of Political Economy

In her talk, Liya Palagashvili presents findings from fieldwork interviews with over a hundred startup CEOs, venture capitalists, and seed accelerators in the United States, Israel, and the United Kingdom. She will address how regulations influence startup innovation, how startups respond to regulations, and the implications for the future of technology and regulation. 

About Liya Palagashvili
Liya Palagashvili is an Assistant Professor of Economics at State University of New York-Purchase, and is also the Law and Economics Fellow with the Classical Liberal Institute at New York University School of Law and a Senior Fellow with the Fraser Institute. She earned her PhD in economics from George Mason University in 2015, and while in graduate school, she was also a Visiting PhD Fellow with the Department of Economics at New York University.

She has published in academic journals such as the History of Political EconomyJournal of Institutional Economics, Supreme Court Economic Review, and the Journal of Law, Economics, and Policy, among others. Liya has also published in media outlets such as the Wall Street Journal, Philadelphia Inquirer, MSNYahoo FinanceU.S. News and World Report, and Orange County Register, among others.

In 2016, Liya was named one of the Forbes “30 under 30” in Law & Policy.


This talk is sponsored by the Institute for the Study of Political Economy and the Entrepreneurial Leadership Institute.