Christopher Adam

christopher.adam@economics.ox.ac.uk

Oxford Department of International Development
Queen Elizabeth House
3 Mansfield Road
Oxford
OX1 3TB

Themes
Professor
Christopher
Adam
Professor of Development Economics
 

Christopher Adam’s research falls into three themes: the macroeconomics of Africa, growth and structural change in low-income countries, and the economics and political economy of aid.

He is currently studying transportation costs, food markets and structural transformation in Tanzania. Christopher is the Lead Academic for the International Growth Centre (IGC) in Tanzania, which covers research on growth, macroeconomics, agriculture and trade aimed at supporting and informing economic policy debates in Tanzania.

Website
http://www.qeh.ox.ac.uk/arDetails?qeh_id=ADA1CM
http://www.economics.ox.ac.uk/Members/christopher.adam/default.htm

Recent Relevant Publications: 

C.S.Adam (2011) “On the Macroeconomic Management of Food Price Shocks in Low-income Countries” Journal of African Economies vol 20(S1) pp 63-99.

C.S.Adam, D.J.Kwimbere, W.Mbowe  and S.A. O’Connell (2012) “Food Prices and Inflation Dynamics in Tanzania”. IGC Working Paper (forthcoming).  This paper will be available shortly.