Miguel Niño-Zarazúa

Research Fellow

Profile
  • Miguel Niño-Zarazúa
    INSTITUTE:
    UNU-WIDER
    OFFICE:
    Katajanokanlaituri 6B, FI 00160, Helsinki, Finland
    E-MAIL:
    PHONE:
    +358 (0)9 615 99220
    NATIONALITY:
    Mexico

    Education

    PhD in Economics, University of Sheffield, UK
    MSc in International Development, University of Bath, UK
    BSc in Mathematical Economics (honours) National Autonomous University of Mexico

    Biographical Statement

    Miguel Niño-Zarazúa is a Research Fellow at the World Institute for Development Economics Research of the United Nations University (UNU-WIDER). Previously, he was a Research Fellow at the Brooks World Poverty Institute and the Chronic Poverty Research Centre at the University of Manchester, where he investigated the long-term effects of social transfer programmes in developing countries. Miguel holds a PhD in Economics from the University of Sheffield, UK. His research interests include aid effectiveness; social protection and social sector development; poverty, inequality and vulnerability analysis; microfinance, and applied econometrics with specific focus on impact evaluation methods.