Sam Cao

Sam Cao

Assistant Professor, Stockholm School of Economics


Sam Cao is an Assistant Professor at the Stockholm School of Economics (SSE), House of Innovation. Her research explores how firms, entrepreneurs, and workers channel technological innovation into business value and productivity gains.

Before joining the SSE, Sam spent a few years conducting research at the intersection of digitalisation and labour economics as a postdoctoral fellow at Harvard Business School and the National Bureau of Economic Research in the United States.

Sam is an economist by training and holds a BA from Yale University and PhD from Harvard University.