Assistant Professor
Management of Organizations | Entrepreneurship & Innovation

Researcher focused on inequality in business performance


Solène Delecourt is an assistant professor in the Management of Organizations Group at the Haas School of Business. She earned her PhD at the Stanford Graduate School of Business. She also holds a master’s degree in Economics and Public Policy from Sciences Po Paris and École Polytechnique.

Delecourt studies inequality in business performance using large-scale field experiments and novel survey data. Her research agenda focuses on what drives variation in profits across firms and how we could reduce inequality in business performance among entrepreneurs in different market settings, including India, Uganda, and the US. She has received many research grants in competitive funding. Her work has appeared in the Strategic Management Journal and Management Science and has been covered by news outlets such as the Wall Street Journal.

Expertise and Research Interests

  • Business Performance
  • Entrepreneurship
  • Discrimination
  • Field experiments
  • Management