Professor, Vancouver School of Economics
Siwan Anderson is a Professor at the Vancouver School of Economics (VSE) in Canada. Her primary research area is development economics and much of her work focuses on gender and informal institutions in developing countries. Siwan is an Associate of the Canadian Institute for Advanced Research (CIFAR), a Fellow of the Bureau for Research and Economic Analysis of Development (BREAD), and an Associate of Theoretical Research in Development Economics (ThReD).
Recent work by Siwan Anderson
The dysfunctions of identity based elections can be overcome with reservations, by curtailing poor leaders securing power based on identity alone
Being unmarried, especially through widowhood, can have substantial effects on relative rates of female mortality in the developing world