Research Assistant, J-PAL Africa
Goodwill Mpofu is a Research Assistant at J-PAL Africa. He currently works on a project evaluating the impact of providing innovative signaling mechanisms to young work-seekers in Johannesburg, where youth unemployment is high. Previously, he worked as a field officer on three other evaluations with J-PAL, exploring different measures to address youth unemployment and to increase political participation.
Prior to joining J-PAL Africa in 2015, he worked at Médecins Sans Frontières (Doctors without Borders) as a data analyst. Goodwill is interested in firm behavior and management.