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MICHAEL ROSS CARTER

MICHAEL ROSS CARTER

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Michael Carter is a professor of agricultural and applied economics at the University of Wisconsin. He is also director of the BASIS Collaborative Research Support Program that studies rural poverty reduction strategies in Africa, Asia, and Latin America. The author of numerous articles and books, his research focuses on the nature of growth and the transformation of low-income economies, with particular interest in how inequality in the distribution of assets shapes, and is shaped by, economic growth. He currently participates in the project as a member of the scientific committee.

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GRACIELA TERUEL

GRACIELA TERUEL

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Graciela Teruel is a researcher and professor in the Department of Economics at the Universidad Iberoamericana in Mexico City and a member of the project’s scientific committee. She won the first prize for statistical innovation awarded by the World Bank in 2008, is a member of the Technical Committee for the Measurement of Poverty in Mexico, an academic member of the National Council for the Evaluation of Social Development Policy (CONEVAL), and an academic member of the Advisory Council for Sustainable Energy Use. His areas of specialization are welfare measurement, poverty and evaluation of social programs.

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CAROLINA TRIVELI

CAROLINA TRIVELI

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Master’s Degree in Agricultural Economics from Pennsylvania State University and Bachelor’s Degree in Social Sciences with a major in Economics from the Pontificia Universidad Católica del Perú. She was Minister of State in the Ministry of Development and Social Inclusion in Peru. She has experience in rural poverty issues and has been a consultant for institutions such as Ford Foundation, International Development Research Centre (IDRC), Citi Foundation, USAID, IDB, World Bank, IFAD and FAO. She has experience in the evaluation of public and private programs, and has collaborated in the design, implementation and restructuring of social and rural development programs in different Latin American countries.

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IGNACIA FERNÁNDEZ

IGNACIA FERNÁNDEZ

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Ignacia has a PhD in Sociology from the University of Barcelona and a Master’s in Political Science from the University of Chile. She has specialized in public policy, social policy, decentralization and citizenship, both from its conceptual developments and in matters of design, evaluation and public management. She currently participates in the project as a Principal Researcher and is also in charge of coordinating the second component of institutional analysis.

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BENJAMIN DAVIS

BENJAMIN DAVIS

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Senior Economist of the FAO. He has served as Social Policy Advisor at UNICEF’s Regional Office for Eastern and Southern Africa, and as a researcher and post-doctoral fellow at IFPRI. He has a PhD in Agricultural Economics from the University of Berkeley.

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ROBERT OSEÍ

ROBERT OSEÍ

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Robert Darko Osei is an Associate Professor at the Institute of Statistical, Social and Economic Research (ISSER) at the University of Ghana, Legon, and also the Deputy Dean of the Faculty of Postgraduate Studies at the University of Ghana. His main areas of research include evaluative poverty and rural research, macro and micro implications of fiscal policies, aid effectiveness and other economic development policy concerns. Robert received his Ph.D. from the University of Nottingham in the United Kingdom, examining aid, trade and growth in rural Ghana.

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Universidad de los Andes | Vigilada Mineducación. Reconocimiento Personería Jurídica resolución 28 del 23 de febrero de febrero de 1949 Minjusticia