Yannick Valentin Markhof


PhD fellow

Research group(s):
8. Population, Development and Labour Economics
7. Social Protection
4. Governance and institutions

Yannick is a PhD fellow at UNU-MERIT. He is a team member at the Living Standards Measurement Study (LSMS) in the Development Data Group of the World Bank and previously worked for the United Nations Development Program (UNDP). His research interests center around the application of quantitative methods, particularly experimental and quasi-experimental techniques, to questions of poverty, resilience building in low- and middle-income countries, and innovation in the measurement of key development indicators. Yannick holds a postgraduate degree with distinction in Economics for Development from the University of Oxford.




Selected publications by Yannick Valentin Markhof


UNU-MERIT