Yasmine Bekkouche

Research

Yasmine's primary research fields are development economics and political economy. In current projects, she works on education quality in developing countries, with a focus on primary and pre-school in Sub-Saharan Africa and South-East Asia. Specifically, her research aims to identify better levers to increase learning achievements. She also investigates the role of money in politics – both in developed and developing countries – through studying the causal impact of campaign spending on election outcomes in multiparty democracies.