Schotte, Simone

Research Associate

Profile
  • Simone Schotte
    INSTITUTE:
    UNU-WIDER
    OFFICE:
    UNU-WIDER Katajanokanlaituri 6 B, FI-00160 Helsinki, Finland
    E-MAIL:
    schotte@wider.unu.edu
    PHONE:
    +358-(0)9-615 99243
    NATIONALITY:
    Germany

    Research Interests

    • inequality

    Biographical Statement

    Simone Schotte is a Research Associate at UNU-WIDER. Before coming to Helsinki, she spent four years at the GIGA German Institute of Global and Area Studies (Institute of African Affairs) and has worked as a consultant for the World Bank. She attained her PhD in Economics from the University of Göttingen, where she was a member of the Globalisation and Development (GlaD) research training group. Her main research interests include the study of poverty, inequality and labour market dynamics.