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Carlo Koos

Senior Researcher

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Political economist focusing on conflict, peace and development

Carlo's research interests lie at the intersection of comparative politics, peace and conflict studies, and development economics. He is particularly interested in (1) gender norms and its relationship to conflict, peace and development as well as (2) the conditions under which humanitarian assistance and aid projects contribute to political trust and social cohesion in post-conflict contexts. His research has appeared in leading journals including World Politics, Journal of Conflict Resolution, Journal of Peace Research, World Development, among others. Carlo has conducted field research and data collection in Liberia, the DR Congo, South Sudan, Burundi and Nigeria. 

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