UNU-MERIT Seminar Series 2022-2023

Catherine Guirkinger, Center for Research in Economic Development (CRED) at the University of Namur (Belgium)

About the speaker

Catherine is a professor of economics at the Center for Research in Economic Development (CRED), the University of Namur (Belgium). Her main field is development economics and main area of research is the economics of households and extended families, particularly in Africa. Most of her empirical work is based on first-hand data collected (or helped collect) in several countries (Cameroon, Mali, Burkina Faso, Benin, Peru, Honduras). She also has a strong interest in economic history and in particular on the impacts of colonization on local populations. 

Venue: 0.18, UNU-MERIT, Boschstraat 24, 6211 AX Maastricht

Date: 30 March 2023

Time: 12:00 - 13:00  CEST