Researcher Profile

Patricia Justino

Patricia Justino

Institute of Development Studies,
University of Sussex
Falmer, BN1 9RE

Tel: +44 (0) 1273 915734



Patricia Justino is a Fellow in the Vulnerability and Poverty Reduction Team at the Institute of Development Studies. She is the director of MICROCON, a new five-year research project funded by the European Union, and co-director of the Households in Conflict Network, funded by the Leverhulme Trust.

Her main areas of specialisation are applied microeconomics and quantitative development economics. Her current research work focuses in the microeconomic analysis of the impact of violent socio-political conflict on household welfare.

Other research work includes the measurement of inequality and poverty, the role of social security and redistribution on economic growth and welfare in developing countries and the impact of trade liberalisation and economic reforms on household income mobility in developing countries.


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