20180201 SITE Seminar with Sebastian Hohmann

Job Market Seminar with Sebastian Hohmann, London Business School

SITE will host a job market seminar “Natural Resources, Trade, and Structural Transformation in Africa” with Sebastian Hohmann, London Business School.

In his Job Market Paper, “Natural Resources, Trade, and Structural Transformation in Africa”, Sebastian Hohmann combines georeferenced data on mining and oil endowments with satellite-images of land use and census data to show that resource extraction and international trade have fuelled Africa’s recent structural transformation.

Sebastian Hohmann is a Ph.D. Candidate in Economics at London Business School. He holds a Masters in International Economics from the Graduate Institute in Geneva and a BA in European Studies from King’s College London. His research interests include political economy, development and conflict economics.

To find out more about Sebastian Hohmann, visit his website.