Regional Study on the Socio-economic Impact of the Ebola Outbreak in West Africa (2014) Lead consultant for a study on the social and economic impact of the Ebola Virus Disease epidemic in West African countries.
The World Bank
Papua New Guinea: Gender-Differenciated Labor Allocation in Agriculture Study and PPAP Impact Evaluation (2016-2017) Designing a time-use and gender module for the Productive Partnerships in Agriculture Project (PPAP) impact evaluation; designing a sampling frame and ensuring quality control during the data collection process; conducting time-use analysis that identifies gender-disaggregated trends in time allocation and links these patterns to household welfare outcomes; conducting impact evaluation studies on households’ production, time allocation and well-being.
Niger Health Service Delivery Indicators Program (2016) Perform various econometric and statistical analyses on a facility survey dataset from Niger.
Haiti and the Dominican Republic: Integrating SEE Model into a Pro-Equity Strategy Development Process (2015-2016) Evaluation of pro-equity and cost-effective education interventions in Haiti and the Dominican Republic (country reports); organization of workshops in Port-au-Prince and Santo Domingo (capacity building).
Haiti Poverty Assessment (2013) Remittances and poverty; Remittances, private transfers and poverty; poverty trends in Haiti.
Ivory Coast: National Strategy of Social Protection (2013) Targeting and ex-ante impact evaluation of social programs; Proxy means test: methodology and estimation; Incidence analysis and impact analysis of social transfers.
Southern Africa Youth Employment and Productivity Study (2013) Migration in Southern Africa: A regional overview of migration patterns, impacts and policies.
Senegal: Casamance Youth Employment Assessment (2012-2013) Leading a team for the assessment of youth employment in Casamance; designing household-level and firm-level surveys; providing quantitative analysis and qualitative analysis based on focus groups and stakeholders assessment.
Senegal Poverty Assessment (2012) Poverty, gender and labor market analysis.
Senegal Assessment of Social Safety Nets (2011-2012) Targeting performance of social transfers; Incidence analysis of social transfers and utilities subsidies; Proxy means test: methodology and estimation.
Haiti Household Survey of Living Conditions Post-Earthquake (2011) Questionnaire design; Pilot test.
Haiti Post-Earthquake Assessment of Assistance Programs (2010) Assessing the allocation of emergency relief funds after the 2010 earthquake in Haiti using Emergency Food Security Assessment surveys I and II; Analysis of the labor market and food/cash for work programs.
AAA on Human Capital and Social Policies for Good Quality Job Creation in Central America (2010) Migration and educational attainment in Central America (El Salvador and Guatemala); Analysis of international migration prospects and educational attainment incentives comparing national household surveys to the American community survey.
Haiti Assessment of Social Safety Nets (2009-2010) Risks and vulnerability assessment; Characterizing poverty and vulnerability in Haiti with various households surveys; Assessing the targeting performance of social safety nets.
Senegal Country Economic Memorandum (2007) Labor market issues; Assessing the productivity gap between formal and informal sectors in Senegal.
Poverty economist (ETC and STC), PREM-Africa region (2005-2006) Supporting PRSP teams, national statistical offices and regulation agencies in West Africa; Analytical work on poverty, migration, targeting performance of utility subsidies; Poverty mapping; Organization of training sessions and workshops in Dakar (Senegal), Ouagadougou (Burkina-Faso), Conakry (Guinea) and Praia (Cape Verde).
Inter-American Development Bank
Guyana: Evaluation of the “Second Low Income Settlement Program” (2015) Program evaluation activities: preparing design and validation tool for data collection, field pilot testing and implementation; supporting the strengthening of the executing program unit on impact evaluation tools related to poverty, vulnerability and gender issues (capacity building).
El Salvador: Caracterización de Vulnerabilidad en Quebradas y Ríos del Área Metropolitana de San Salvador (2014) Vulnerability in the Squatter Settlements of San Salvador; Descriptive analysis and comparisons of both waves of the household survey-panel “Caracterización de la vulnerabilidad en asentamientos urbanos precarios del area metropolitana de San Salvador”; Econometric analysis of household responses to shocks in MASS using multishock panel data.
El Salvador: Apoyo Al Sistema De Proteccion Social Universal (2010-2011) Vulnerability in urban El Salvador; Designing a vulnerability survey for the urban squatter settlements of San Salvador; Risks and vulnerability assessment.
International Youth Foundation
Assessment of Youth Employment Opportunities in Senegal’s Agricultural Sector (2012) Leading a team for the dual-client assessment of youth employment and enterprise development in the agricultural sector in Northern Senegal; designing household-level and firm-level surveys; providing quantitative analysis and qualitative analysis based on focus groups and stakeholders assessment.
Government of Panama
Panamá: Proyecto de Protección Social (2012) Revisión de los instrumentos de focalización PMT del programa Red de Oportunidades; Designing targeting instruments for social protection program.
African Development Bank
Mauritius Country Economic Memorandum (2009) Labor income and employment in a transition economy; Analysis of earnings inequality and labor supply in a period of economic transition in Mauritius (2001-2007).