Sudhanshu (Ashu) Handa
Institute Fellow, American Institutes for Research and Kenan Eminent Professor, Department of Public Policy, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
Ashu is Institute Fellow at the American Institutes for Research and Kenan Eminent Professor in the Department of Public Policy at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill. He is a human resource economist specialising in household behaviour in developing countries. He has over 20 years’ experience assessing impacts of government poverty alleviation programmes in Latin America, the Caribbean and Africa. He previously served as Chief of Social Policy and Economic Analysis, UNICEF Office of Research at Innocenti.
Recent work by Sudhanshu (Ashu) Handa
Resilience measures can predict choice of coping strategies, helping targeted cash transfers improve how vulnerable households respond to shocks