I am an Assistant Professor at the Development Economics Group at Wageningen University. My main field is development and experimental economics. I research focuses on institutions, social capital, (post-conflict) development and behavior and use a variety of methods including surveys, lab and field experiments and econometric analysis.
I conducted field research in Burundi, Sierra Leone, Liberia and DRC. Recent projects include field experiments on formal and informal institutions in development and the role of social networks in technology adoption in post-conflict and developing areas. I am a member and the current Trainings Director of EGAP a network of academics doing experimental research in development.