The group at IIES consists of Ingvild Almås (IIES), Tessa Bold (IIES), Tillmann von Carnap (IIES), Selene Ghisolfi (IIES and LEAP), Jesse Heitner (Aceso Global) and Justin Sandefur (Center for Global Development). Members of the group have made presentations to the Swedish development agency SIDA, DFID, and are advising policy makers in Uganda on their COVID response.

For slides from the SIDA presentation:  Covid-19 through an economist’s lens: How to design an optimal containment policy for poor countries (2068 Kb)