Faith Masekesa

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Postdoctoral Fellow , J-PAL Africa

Faith holds a Ph.D. in Development Economics from the National Graduate Institute for Policy Studies of Japan. Her main research interests are in poverty, inequality, financial inclusion, wealth impact, and social security policy in sub-Saharan Africa. She has extensive experience in quantitative research methods and is committed to evidence-informed policymaking. Her most recent work experience has been at research institutes in Japan and South Africa, where she held Research positions.