Research Interests

  • Urbanisation
  • Economic Geography
  • Spatial Econometrics
  • Infrastructure and transport systems
  • Development Economics

Recent Publications

Working Papers

Work in Progress

  • The size of developing cities: understanding urban growth with Paul Brandily (PSE)
  • Do African cities really sprawl? with Paul Brandily (PSE)
  • Who lives where? Population distribution in developing cities with Anthony Venables
  • Understanding urban rents, wages, prices and commuting patterns in Kampala with Simon Franklin (Queen Mary London) and Astrid Haas (IGC), supported by an IGC research grant