Channing ArndtInternational Food Policy Research Institute
Channing Arndt has more than 25 years of experience in development economics with seven years combined resident experience in Morocco and Mozambique. He received his PhD in Agricultural Economics from Purdue University in 1996. He has published more than 70 articles in leading academic journals. His recent books include Growth and Poverty in Sub-Saharan Africa; Measuring Poverty and Wellbeing in Developing Countries; and The Political Economy of Clean Energy Transitions all published by Oxford University Press. He has substantial research management experience including leadership of interdisciplinary teams as well as an established reputation for effectively building institutional capacity in Mozambique, South Africa, Morocco, Vietnam and within the framework of the African Economic Research Consortium. His program of research has focused on agricultural development, poverty alleviation and growth, market integration, nutrition, gender and discrimination, the implications of the HIV/AIDS pandemic, technological change, trade policy, aid effectiveness, infrastructure investment, energy, bioenergy, climate variability, and the implications of climate change.