Inclusive virtuous circles: why governments need to invest in social protection (and why it's in their own best interests)

Franziska Gassmann, UNU-MERIT / School of Governance

Inaugural Lecture by Prof. Dr. Franziska Gassmann, who has been appointed Professor of Social Protection and Development at Maastricht University. Watch the full lecture recording HERE.



About the speaker

Franziska Gassmann (PhD in Economics) is a Professorial Fellow and Senior Researcher at UNU-MERIT / MGSOG, where she leads the research theme on Poverty, Public Policy and Inclusive Innovation. Her research covers social protection policies and the measurement of poverty and vulnerability, using primarily empirical methods on the basis of large household surveys.



Venue: Aula, Minderbroedersberg 4-6

Date: 23 March 2018

Time: 16:30 - 17:30