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Staff Biography


[Photo: Rachael Meager] Dr Rachael MEAGER
Assistant Professor of Economics

Tel: +44 (0)20 7955 6694
Email: R.Meager@lse.ac.uk
STICERD ,  32L 3.13

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Research Interests:
  • Development economics
  • Econometrics
  • Bayesian statistics
  • Evidence aggregation and meta-analysis
  • Heterogeneous treatment effects
Current Research Projects:
  • Vitamin A Supplements and Child Mortality: Resolving a controversy in meta-analysis
  • Understanding heterogeneity in the impact of the BRAC Graduation Program: A Bayesian hierarchical analysis (with Andrew Gelman, Dean Karlan, Shira Mitchell and Chris Udry)
  • Combining experimental and observational studies in meta-analysis (with Michael Gechter)
  • Robustness quantification for econometric modelling (with Ryan Giordano and Tamara Broderick)