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B-DAY: Going Giga

Harald GRUBER

Head of the Digital Economy and Education Division Projects Directorate
European Investment Bank

Biography

Harald Gruber is head of the Digital Economy and Education division at the Projects Directorate of the European Investment Bank based in Luxembourg. He oversees project appraisal in the telecommunication and education sectors and advises on the Bank’s business strategy with respect to the telecommunications sector and the knowledge economy in general.
He has published The Economics of Mobile Telecommunications at Cambridge University Press in 2005. He has co-authored articles in particular on the mobile telecommunications sector in scholarly refereed journals such as Economic Policy, European Economic Review, Telecommunications Policy, Information Economics and Policy and International Journal of Industrial Organisation.
He is on the editorial board of Telecommunications Policy and Information Economics and Policy.
He has been also professor at Bocconi University (Milan) for telecommunications economics.
Harald Gruber holds a Ph.D. in Economics from the London School of Economics.