Murray Leibbrandt

Murray holds the National Research Foundation Chair in Poverty and Inequality Research in the School of Economics at the University of Cape Town. He is the Director of the Southern Africa Labour and Development Research Unit and the African Centre of Excellence for Inequality Research within the African Research Univerisities Alliance. He is on the Executive Committee of the International Economic Association and is a Senior Research Fellow of UNU-WIDER. He has published widely in development economics using survey data and especially panel data to analyse South Africa’s poverty, inequality and labour market dynamics.

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Professor in the School of Economics, UCT and Director of SALDRU and ACEIR
(+27) 021 650 2726