Agathe Mora

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Agathe Mora
Research Associate
Contact: Email: agathe.mora (at)

Agathe Mora completed her PhD in social anthropology from the University of Edinburgh in 2018. Her doctoral research focused on the practice of property restitution in post-war Kosovo as implemented by the Kosovo Property Agency (KPA), the administrative, mass claims mechanism put in place by the UN to adjudicate war-related property claims between 2006 and 2016.

Agathe was a doctoral fellow at the Max Planck Institute for Social Anthropology, Halle, Germany, between 2014 and 2015. She is the recipient of a series of doctoral grants, and the winner of the 2015 Royal Anthropological Institute Arthur Maurice Hocart Essay Prize. Agathe has also worked as a consultant for, among others, the Swiss Development Cooperation and USAID.

Field(s) of Interest:
  • Legal and political anthropology
  • Administrative and international law
  • International institutions and corporations
  • Regulatory spaces and audit bureaucracies
  • Extractive economies and commodity trade
  • Human rights
  • Property
  • Europe, Kosovo, India