Andrew Crawford

Doctoral Researcher

Andrew Crawford

  • Short CV

    • Since 2021: Research Fellow and lead developer of GIGAset Research Data Management platform
    • Since 2020: Doctoral Researcher at GIGA Institute for African Affairs

    • 2017 - 2021: GIGA Student Research Assistant

    • Since 2014: Research Fellow - Institute for Money, Technology and Financial Inclusion - University of California, Irvine

    • 2012 - 2014: Instructor and Research Assistant, Monash University, Melbourne

    • 2010 - 2012: Data analytics advisor, Cambodia Microfinance Association, Phnom Penh

    • 2009 - 2010: Instructor, Swinburne University of Technology, Melbourne

    • Education:
      -M.Sc. in Politics, Economics and Philosophy, Universität Hamburg
      -B.Com. (Honours) Economics and Finance, Monash University

    Current Research

    • Primary Interests
      • Development policy
      • Microfinance and mobile money
      • Economic inequality
      • Democratization
    • Secondary interests
      • Economic history
      • Theories of money
      • Digitalization

    Countries and Regions

    • Cambodia

    • Kenya

    Andrew Crawford

    Doctoral Researcher

    Web Publication | 11/2022

    Narrative map on "COVID-19 and Dynamics of (Post)War Violence"

    The pandemic altered the opportunity structures of state and non-state armed actors, exacerbated grievances, prompted new investments in services provision, and created new spaces for cooperation, thereby affecting the dynamics of violence across different dimensions and time horizons.

    Applied Economics Letters | 11/2018

    Financial Education via Television Comedy

    Ass. Prof. Dr. Paul Lajbcygier

    Prof. Dr. Pushkar Maitra

    Welt-Sichten | Interview | 13/12/2022

    Wird Kenia zum Vorbild für gute Wahltechnik?

    Kenia hat bei den Präsidentschafts- und Parlamentswahlen im August 2022 für mehr Transparenz und damit Akzeptanz der Ergebnisse gesorgt – mit einer Kombination von Wahlzetteln und digitaler Kontrolle.


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