- PhD Fellow
Vlad Tarko’s background includes working for several years for the Center for Institutional Analysis and Development (CADI) in Bucharest, the largest pro-market think-tank in Romania, and having degrees in physics, with a focus on thermodynamics and complexity theory (Master specialization in the analysis of non-linear phenomena in plasma). Prior to being hired at CADI, he worked as a science journalist for Softpedia, for which he wrote numerous daily news articles and more than 30 in-depth articles. Vlad has published articles in the International Journal of Foresight and Innovation Policy, Governance, and Futures. His main research interests are institutional theory, comparative economic systems and the normative interface between political economy and social philosophy.