Prof Murray Leibbrandt
Professor Murray Leibbrandt holds the University of Cape Town Research Chair in Poverty and Inequality Research in the School of Economics. He is the Director of the African Centre of Excellence for Inequality Research of the African Research Universities Alliance. He serves on the Executive Committee of the International Economic Association and is a Senior Research Fellow of the United Nations University World Institute for Development Economics Research. He has published widely in development economics using survey data and especially panel data to analyse South Africa’s poverty, inequality and labour market dynamics.