Professor Marc Wuyts has an M.Sc in Mathematical Economics and Econometrics at the University of Louvain (Belgium), a B.Phil in Economics from Oxford University, and a PhD in Economics from The Open University. He is Professor of Quantitative Applied Economics at the Institute of Social Studies in The Hague and has been Visiting Professor of Economics and Development at The Open University since 1992. He also is Research Associate of REPOA (Research on Poverty Alleviation), Dar Es Salaam, Tanzania and is a member of an international team of experts providing technical assistance and capacity building in applied economic research and policy analysis to the research department of the Ministry of Planning and Development) in Maputo, Mozambique (2005 – 2006). In recent years, he has been a member of ad-hoc panels of experts and author / co-author of background papers for the preparation of The Least Developed Countries Report 2004 and 2006.
Development Policy and Practice
Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences
The Open University
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