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Paul Glewwe

Professor, University of Minnesota
Paul Glewwe is a Distinguished McKnight University Professor in the Department of Applied Economics at the University of Minnesota, where he teaches econometrics, microeconomics, and microeconomic analysis of economic development.
 
His research focuses on education in developing countries, especially the factors that determine academic outcomes in primary and secondary schools.  He also conducts research on malnutrition, inequality and poverty in developing countries.  He has conducted research on Brazil, China, Côte d’Ivoire, Ghana, Honduras, Jamaica, Jordan, Kenya, Madagascar, Malaysia, Morocco, Peru, the Philippines, Sri Lanka and Vietnam.
 
Before coming to the University of Minnesota in 1999, he was a senior research economist at the World Bank.  He received his Ph. D. in Economics from Stanford University in 1985, and his B.A. in Economics from the University of Chicago in 1979.