Professor of Development Economics at the University of Göttingen
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Stephan Klasen is Professor of Development Economics at the University of Göttingen in Germany. He received his Ph.D. from Harvard University and previously lectured at King’s College and the University of Munich. His research focuses on the measurement, causes and political implications of poverty and inequalities in developing countries. He advises institutions such as the World Bank, UNDP, OECD and African Development Bank (AfDB). He was Deputy Editor of the Review of Income and Wealth, from 2004 to 2012.