Job Title: Research Assistant
Contact Details: Oxford Poverty & Human Development Initiative (OPHI) Oxford Department of International Development Queen Elizabeth House (QEH), University of Oxford Mansfield Road, Oxford OX1 3TB, UK

Biography

Maja Jakobsen is a Research Assistant at the Oxford Poverty & Human Development Initiative (OPHI). Her work is primarily within multidimensional poverty measurement and the computation of the Multidimensional Poverty Index (MPI). She has a passionate interest in development and poverty issues within the area of economics. This was the reason she chose to supplement her MSc in Economics at the University of Copenhagen with an MSc in development economics at the School of Oriental and African Studies (SOAS) in London.

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Education

2011 MSc Economics, University of Copenhagen

2009 MSc Development Economics, Distinction, School of Oriental and African Studies (SOAS), University of London

2008  BA Economics, University of Copenhagen

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Selected Publications

Curriculum Vitae

Jakobsen CV

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