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Name: Remidius Ruhinduka
College/School/Division: Centre For Behavioural Studies
Role: Coordinator
Current Summarised CV:

Education Background: B.A.Economics., M.A.Economics (University of Dar es Salaam), PhD (University of Gothenburg, Sweden)

Title: Lecturer, Department of Economics, College of Social Sciences, University of Dar es Salaam.

Areas of Specialization: Development Economics (Agriculture, Energy, Health, Education and Public finance); Environment and Natural Resource Economics; Impact Evaluation and Experimental Economics; Behavioral Economics.

Other roles and Affiliations

  1. Coordinator and founding member, Center for Behavioural Studies (CBS), University of Dar es Salaam
  2. Managing Editor, Tanzania Economic Review (
  3. Research fellow,Environment forDevelopment Initiative (
  4. Research fellow, RWI - Leibniz Institute for Economic Research (
  5. Research fellow and founding member, Network for Impact Evaluation Research in Africa (NIERA) (


Selected Policy related Contributions

  1. Blue Print for Regulatory Reforms to Improve Business Environment in Tanzania (2018);
  2. Tanzania 2019 Country Environmental Analysis: Environmental Trends and Threats, and Pathways to Improved Sustainability;
  3. Poverty and Human Development Report (2009);


Selected International Conferences

    1. Behavioural Exchange Conference (BX 2019), United Kingdom-London, 5th-6th September 2019.
    2. The 8th Annual EASST (Impact Evaluation) Summit in Nairobi, Kenya on 22nd-24th July, 2019
    3. African Economic Research Consortium (AERC) Biannual Conference, Cape Town-South Africa, 2nd-6th June 2019
    4. National Evaluation Capacities (NEC) Conference;Istanbul, Turkey; 16 to 20 October 2017 
    5. Environment for Development Initiative (EfD) Eleventh Annual Meeting; Addis Ababa, Ethiopia; October 27-30, 2017
    6. Sustainable energy transitions initiative (SETI) second annual meeting; Duke university, Durham, NC, May 9-11, 2017
    7. UNU-WIDER Development Conference on “responding to crises”, 23-24th September 2016, Helsinki, Finland
    8. Development Lunch Seminar Series of the department of Economics, University of California Berkeley, 19th April 2016, California, USA.
    9. Thirtieth Bureau For Economic Analysis Of Development (BREAD) and National Bureau Of Economic Research (NBER)Development Economics Conference, September 25-26, 2015,Cambridge, MA, U.S.A
    10. Environment for Development Initiative (EfD) Nineth Annual Meeting, 5th -8th November, 2015, Shanghai, China
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