Michael King is the Director of the Trinity Impact Evaluation Research Centre (TIME) and Assistant Professor of Economics at Trinity College, University of Dublin. His areas of research include financial inclusion, social protection, and household dynamics with a focus on behavioural and experimental economics. He holds a BA and PhD in Economics from Trinity College, University of Dublin and an Masters in Public Administration in International Development (MPA/ID) from Harvard University. Michael has worked as a consultant for the World Bank, the OECD, the Overseas Development Institute(ODI) and various governments across Europe.
TIME Webpage - https://www.tcd.ie/time/people/faculty/michael/
Alejandra Ramos is an Assistant Professor at the Department of Economics Trinity College, University of Dublin. Her areas or research include gender, specialising in intimate partner violence and gender norms, and labour economics, specialising in interested how to retain and motivate talented workers. She holds a Ph.D. in Economics from Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona, a MSc in Economics from HEC Lausanne, and BSc in Economics from Universidad Nacional de Colombia. Alejandra has also worked as a Research Fellow at and consultant for Inter-American Development Bank.
TIME Webpage - https://www.tcd.ie/time/people/faculty/alejandra/
Tara Bedi is a Marie Curie (CAROLINE) Irish Research Council Fellow in the Economics Department at Trinity College Dublin. She is a development economist with a focus on gender and social protection and is working on projects in Ethiopia, India, Malawi, and Mauritania. Prior to this, she worked with Trócaire, an Irish NGO. Before moving to Ireland, Tara worked in the Poverty Reduction Group at the World Bank, where she worked and published on impact evaluations, poverty maps and poverty monitoring systems. She received a master’s degree in Public Administration in International Development from the Harvard Kennedy School. She holds a PhD in Development Economics from Trinity College Dublin.
TIME Webpage - https://www.tcd.ie/time/people/postdocs/tara/
Andrea Guariso is Assistant Professor of Economics at Trinity College, University of Dublin. He is affiliated to the Mistra Center for Sustainable Markets (at Stockholm School of Economics), Centro Studi Luca d’Agliano (at University of Milan), and LICOS - Center for Institutions and Economic Performance (at KU Leuven). He is an applied economist with a focus on development economics and his areas of research include health, education, and conflicts. He holds a PhD in Economics from KU Leuven and a BSc in Economics from Bocconi University.
TIME Webpage - https://www.tcd.ie/time/people/faculty/andrea/
Selim Gulesci is an Associate Professor of Economics at Trinity College, University of Dublin and an affiliate of the Trinity Impact Evaluation Research Centre (TIME). His areas of research include small business development, microfinance, education and gender-based violence. He holds a PhD in Economics from London School of Economics and a BSc in Manufacturing Systems Engineering from Sabanci University.
TIME Webpage - https://www.tcd.ie/time/people/faculty/selim/