Christopher Ksoll

Research Officer, Centre for the Study of African Economies, Oxford University

Christopher Ksoll is a Research Officer at the Centre for the Study of African Economies at the University of Oxford under the research programme on ‘Transforming economic policies towards the poor’, funded by the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation. His research interests cover topics in the micro-economics of development. Recent research has focused on the impact of orphanhood and HIV/AIDS on educational outcomes of orphans, the impacts of conflict on firms as well as the transformative powers of information technology for education, migration and rural markets. After a post-graduate economics degree from the University of Mannheim, he completed a PhD in economics at Yale University.

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  • 17 - 18 August 2019 / Peking University, Beijing / Chinese University of Hong Kong – Tsinghua University Joint Research Center for Chinese Economy, the Institute for Emerging Market Studies at Hong Kong University of Science and Technology, the Guanghua School of Management at Peking University, the Stanford Center on Global Poverty and Development at Stanford University, the School of Economics and Management at Tsinghua University, BREAD, NBER and CEPR
  • 19 - 20 August 2019 / Vienna, Palais Coburg / WU Research Institute for Capital Markets (ISK)
  • 29 - 30 August 2019 / Galatina, Italy /
  • 4 - 5 September 2019 / Roma Eventi, Congress Center, Pontificia Università Gregoriana Piazza della Pilotta, 4, Rome, Italy / European Center of Sustainable Development , CIT University
  • 9 - 14 September 2019 / Guildford, Surrey, UK / The University of Surrey