Lukas Hensel is a postdoctoral research fellow in Development Economics at the Mind and Behavior Research Group at the Centre for the Study of African Economies and the Blavatnik School of Government. He is also a non-stipendiary Junior Research Fellow at Mansfield College.
Lukas received his PhD from the University of Oxford and works on Development Economics, Labour Economics and Political Economy.
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