I am an Assistant Professor in the Technological Innovation, Entrepreneurship, and Strategic Management group at the MIT Sloan School of Management and hold the Fred Kayne (1960) Career Development Professorship of Entrepreneurship. I am also an Honorary Research Associate with the University of Oxford and Research Affiliate of CESifo.

My research is in the economics of innovation and energy economics, exploring the drivers and consequences of innovation for social progress. I particularly focus on innovation policy and management in the energy sector as well as other innovation that protects environmental systems and people.

email: jpless@mit.edu