Dr Joana  Naritomi

Dr Joana Naritomi

Assistant Professor

Department of International Development

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Key Expertise
Development Economics, Public Economics, Political Economy, Public Policy

About me

Please note that Dr Naritomi will be on maternity leave during the 2021/22 academic year.

Joana is an Assistant Professor at the London School of Economics, International Development Department. She is a Research Affiliate in BREAD, the CEPR Public Economics and Development Economics programmes, STICERD Public Economics, Institute for Fiscal Studies, International Growth Centre, and a JPAL-LAC Invited Researcher. She has a PhD in Political Economy and Government (Economics ) from Harvard University, and her main research interests are Public Economics, Development Economics and Political Economy. She has papers published in the American Economic Review and the Journal of Economic History. Her work has appeared in The New York TimesThe Economist, and Folha de São Paulo

Selected publications


Expertise Details

Applied microeconomics; Public economics; Political economy; Economic history