I am an Assistant Professor at the University of Chicago, Harris School of Public Policy, research fellow at IGC, JPAL-CVI, NBER (DEV, PE),  distinguished fellow at CESifo, and was a Harvard Academy and a CIFAR Azrieli Global Scholar. I am academic advisor and co-founder of Marakuja Kivu Research (see Congo Calling.) My CV.

Teaching in Spring 2021:

Economics, Politics, and African Societies PPHA 32736 (Syllabus), with James Robinson

Political Economics of Development PPHA 35556 (Syllabus)

Political Development and Policy PBPL 28776 (Syllabus)

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