Michelle Gonzalez Amador

PhD fellow

Research group(s):
3. Economic Development, Innovation, Governance and Institutions
2. Social Protection, Inclusive Innovation and Development

Michelle González Amador is a PhD Fellow at UNU-MERIT since 2016. Her research looks at the relationship between poverty, cognitive space, networks, and educational & economic outcomes. Specifically, she looks at inequality in tertiary education. Other interests include behavioral and development economics, the economics of networks, impact evaluation and the psychology of poverty. 

She holds an MPP from the Hertie School of Governance in Berlin, with a focus on Quantitative Policy Analysis.