Research Fellow, United Nations University

Sam Jones is a Research Fellow with UNU-WIDER (on leave from his position as as Associate Professor in Development Economics at the University of Copenhagen, Denmark). Currently based in Mozambique, working with the Ministry of Economy and Finance, Sam specializes in research in applied macroeconomics, foreign aid effectiveness, labour markets and education quality, with a special focus on sub-Saharan Africa.

Experience

  • 2018–present
    Research Fellow, UNU-WIDER
  • –present
    Associate professor in development economics, University of Copenhagen