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Working Maza Field Farm Tanzania Women Garden
Thursday 05 October 2017, 16:15 - 17:30

Not Your Average Job: Measuring Farm Labor in Tanzania

Joachim De Weerdt, Senior Lecturer at the University of Antwerp

CIES ECON seminar

Joachim De Weerdt is a development economist based in Belgium. He is Senior Lecturer at the University of Antwerp, Senior Research Fellow at LICOS (KU Leuven) and Non-Executive Director at EDI.

His research is on the measurement and analysis of poverty in all its dimensions, with particular emphasis on topics such as urbanisation, informal insurance, early childhood development and measurement through surveys. He places high value on personal presence in the field and on interactions with scholars from other disciplines, ranging from cognitive psychology to anthropology.

This event will take place in room S3.

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