Pavel Kuchar joined the University of Bristol in 2018 having previously worked at the National Autonomous University of Mexico, and the Xi’an Jiaotong-Liverpool University (China). He holds a PhD in Economics from the University of Turin (Italy) and a Master’s degree in International Relations from the University of Economics in Prague (Czech Republic).

Pavel’s research has been focused on theories of entrepreneurship, economics of institutions and the history of economics and his work has been published in the Journal of Evolutionary Economics, Research in the History of Economic Thought and MethodologyEcon Journal Watch, Schmoller’s Jahrbuch, or Cosmos+Taxis. Currently Pavel and his coauthor work on an edited volume for the Cambridge University Press series on Knowledge Commons. Look here for a complete list of his publications.

Pavel currently teaches History of Economic Thought (look here for a reading list) and Principles of Economics (reading list here). For a complete list of courses and teaching materials look here.

Pavel is a citizen of the Czech Republic, and besides his mother tongue (Czech) he speaks English, Spanish and has basic communication skills in Italian.