Karl Pauw



Country Program Leader

Karl Pauw is a senior research fellow and country program leader of the Ghana Strategy Support Program (GSSP) in Accra. He previously served as the Regional Coordinator for the FAO’s Monitoring and Analyzing Food and Agricultural Policies (MAFAP) program in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia from 2015 to 2017, and as research fellow and country program leader of IFPRI's program in Lilongwe, Malawi, where he was based from 2010 to 2015. He holds a PhD in development economics from the University of Cape Town, South Africa, and his research interests include: development and agricultural policy analysis; microeconomic analyses of labor markets, poverty, welfare outcomes, and nutrition; and policy impact analysis using computable general equilibrium and micro-simulation models.