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Personal Webpage    Stefan Dercon

Development economist applying microeconomics and statistics to problems of development.


Director, Centre for the Study of African Economies since 2015.

Professor of Economic Policy at Blavatnik School of Government and the Economics Department, University of Oxford since 2015.

Fellow of Jesus College since 2015.


Chief Economist of the Department of International Development (DFID) the government department charged with the UK’s aid policy and spending since 2011.


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