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Nombre preferido de cita
Mitchell, Ann
Nombre completo
Mitchell, Ann Elizabeth
Variantes
Mitchell, Ann (dir.)
Mitchell, Ann E.
Categoría del investigador
Investigador UCA (categoría C)
Docente UCA
 
 
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Biografía
Ann Mitchell has a PhD in Economics from the University of Maryland, USA and is Full Professor of Social Development at the Pontifical Catholic University of Argentina, Department of Economic Sciences. She specializes in the analysis of diverse social issues, including human development, poverty and inequality, living conditions in informal settlements, education, and the design and evaluation of social programs. In recent years she has directed research on urban inequality and youth well-being in informal settlements, civil society organizations in the informal settlements of the City of Buenos Aires, an impact evaluation of TECHO-Argentina's emergency housing program and an evaluation of the Hogar de Cristo network of neighborhood addiction treatment centers. She has published books, book chapters, and articles in journals such as the Journal of Human Development and Capabilities, Oxford Development Studies, and the European Journal of Development Research. Ann has also worked as a consultant international organizations such as the World Bank, the Inter-American Development Bank and the International Organization for Migration. She has worked with the Fundación Banco de Alimentos de Buenos Aires since its creation in 2001 and was a member of the Board of Directors between 2008-2013 and served as vice president between 2014-2017. She currently serves as Treasurer of the Human Development and Capability Association.
 
Palabras Clave del perfil
Pobreza
Evaluación de impacto
Marginalidad urbana
Sociedad civil
Poverty
Impact evaluation
Urban marginality
Civil society