Christopher Adam

Professor of Development Economics

Department for International Development




Welcome to my web page!

I am a professor of development economics at the Oxford Department of International Development, and Official Fellow in Economics at St Cross College, Oxford.

I am also a Research Associate at the Centre for the Study of African Economies, University of Oxford.


Other positions and activities

Lead Academic, Tanzania, International Growth Centre 2009-

Professeur Invité  CERDI, Université d'Auvergne, Clermont-Ferrand, France. 2002-2009

Visiting Scholar, International Monetary Fund 2003-2005, 2012

External adviser, Policy Division, Department for International Development (DFID), 2003-2005

Fellow of the European Development Research Network(EUDN) 2009 -

Vice Chair and Board Director, African Economic Research Consortium (AERC) , representing DFID, 2005-2015.

Specialist Advisor, House of Lords Economic Affairs Committee (Inquiry into Aid Effectiveness, 2012)

Editor, Oxford Bulletin of Economics and Statistics 2006 -

Associate Editor, Oxford Review of Economic Policy  2008 -

Board Member, Oxford Institute for Energy Studies 2009-