Professur für Entwicklungsökonomik

Dr. Adriana Rocío Cardozo- Silva


Professur Volkswirtschaftstheorie und Entwicklungsökonomik, Prof. Klasen

University of Göttingen
Department of Economics
Platz der Göttinger Sieben 3
D-37073 Göttingen, Germany

Room: Oec. 2.146
Email: acardoz@gwdg.de
Office hours: by appointment

Education:
2009: Ph.D. in Economics, Georg-August-Universität Göttingen, Germany
2003: M.A. in International Economics, Georg-August-Universität Göttingen, Germany
1999: B.A. in Economics, Universidad Nacional de Colombia. Bogota, Colombia

Research Interests:
  • Impact of trade agreements and economic diversification on labor markets and income distribution
  • Impact of Migration and Remittances on Poverty and Labor Markets in Central America (ongoing work)
  • Interdependencies of economic growth and poverty reduction in Central America
  • Impact of climate change on migration

  • Teaching:

    Upcoming Summer Term 2018
    Panel Data Econometrics (Tutorial)
    Sustainable Development Trade- Seminar

    Winter Term 2017/2018
    Empirical Trade Issues (Tutorial)
    Sustainable Development Trade- Seminar

    Previous Semesters
    Development Economics II, MA (Tutorial)
    Latin American Economics Seminar
    Macroeconomics II (Tutorial coordination)
    Empirical Trade Issues (Tutorial)
    Methods of Policy Evauation (Tutorial)
    Portfolios of the poor (Seminar)

    Ongoing Research Projects:
  • Liberia. Micro-simulations to estimate the impact of economic diversification on income distribution. (World Bank)
  • Impact of Migration and Remittances on Poverty and Labor Markets in Haiti and the Dominican Republic (World Bank)

  • Previous Work Experience:
  • Since May 2010. Consultant World Bank. Washington D.C
  • January 2007 to July 2007. Consultant- Enterprise Analysis Unit (FPDEA). International Financial Corporation- Washington, D.C
  • July 2003–July 2004.Research Fellow. Inter-American Development Bank. Washington, D.C
  • 2000 - 2001 Economic Analyst. Departamento Administrativo Nacional de Estadística- DANE. Bogotá, Colombia.

  • Publications:
  • “Growth, Employment and the Political Economy of Private Sector Development in Zambia”. Adriana Cardozo, Gibson Masumbu, Chiwama Musonda und Gael Raballand. In: Zambia: Building Prosperity from Resource Wealth. Christopher Adam, Paul Collier and Michael Gondwe (ed.) 2014. OUP Catalogue, Oxford University Press.

  • “Centro América en el Nuevo Milenio: Seis Historias Diferentes de Pobreza y Desigualdad”. (2013). Kyomi Cadena, Adriana Cardozo, Leonardo Lucchetti and Kinnon Scott. World Bank.

  • “Does Foreign Aid Promote Recipient Exports to Donor Countries?” (2013) Felicitas Nowak-Lehmann D., Inmaculada Mart´ınez-Zarzoso, Dierk Herzer, Stephan Klasen and Adriana Cardozo. Review of World Economics. vol.149 (3)

  • “Pro Poor Growth in Colombia from 1996 to 2005”. In: Poverty, Inequality and Migration in Latin America. Stephan Klasen, Felicitas Nowak-Lehmann (eds). Peter Lang Verlag. Vol 20. 2008.

  • “Regional Growth Convergence in Colombia Using Social Indicators”. With Boris Branisa. Ibero America Institute for Econ. Research (IAI) Discussion Papers 195, Ibero-America Institute for Economic Research. 2009.

  • “Revisiting the Regional Growth Convergence Debate in Colombia Using Income Indicators”. With Boris Branisa. Ibero America Institute for Econ. Research (IAI) Discussion Papers 194, Ibero-America Institute for Economic Research. 2009.