Anneleen Vandeplas

European Commission

Anneleen Vandeplas is an economist in the European Commission Directorate-General for Economic and Financial Affairs. Prior to this, she was a researcher at LICOS - Centre for Institutions and Economic Performance at KU Leuven (Belgium). Her research comprises both theoretical and empirical analyses of the role of institutions in economic development. She has conducted extensive field work in India, and been involved in research projects commissioned by FAO, IFPRI, the European Commission and World Bank. Her special interest lies in the field of agricultural supply chain transformation and its impact on poor farmers in developing countries. She holds an M.Sc. in Bio-engineering, an M.Sc. in Advanced Studies in Economics, and a PhD in Economics from the K.U.Leuven, and an MA in International and Development Economics from the University of Namur (FUNDP) in Belgium.

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