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Eleni Abraham

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Grantee Title

Project: Intergenerational Education Mobility in Africa

Grantee Description

Eleni is a postdoctoral research fellow at the University of Pretoria. Her research focuses on applied research in poverty dynamics, the socioeconomic effect of shocks (such as climate change) and social mobility in Africa. Eleni was a World Bank and European Investment Bank (Global Development Network) fellow. Before perusing her Ph.D., Eleni worked for the National Bank of Ethiopia and the Netherlands development organization, SNV. She earned a master’s degree in public policy and a doctorate in economics from Maastricht University.