Agustín Casarini

Agustin Casarini

Job title: Researcher
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Agustín has contributed to the computation of the global Multidimensional Poverty Index (global MPI) since 2017 and has collaborated with other OPHI projects such as Changes over Time. Previously, he has worked in different government agencies at national and local levels in Argentina and as a university professor of statistics and economics. Now he is also working as a Research Assistant in the field of health economics, investigating tobacco control policies in Latin America, and inequalities and social determinants of health. 


MA in Economics (candidate), Universidad de Buenos Aires (UBA)
BA Economics, Universidad Nacional de La Plata (UNLP) 

Research interests

Poverty and inequality; health economics; public policies.

Curriculum vitae

Agustín Casarini’s CV (pdf).