Dr Solomon Owusu

Postdoctoral Researcher

Dr Solomon Owusu is a Postdoctoral Researcher of the Oxford Martin Programme on the Future of Development at the University of Oxford.

Dr Owusu’s research interest focuses broadly on development economics in areas such as the economics and measurement of structural transformation, jobs and inclusive growth; global value chains and trade. He also has a strong interest in digital technology adoption and productivity.

Before joining the Oxford Martin School, Dr Owusu worked with the World Bank, UNIDO, German Development Institute, Ghana Statistical Service and worked on projects for the European Commission and Asian Development Bank. He also serves as a Coordinator of the Complexity Economics Working Group of the Young Scholars' Initiative, Institute for New Economic Thinking (INET). Dr Owusu holds a PhD in Economics from Maastricht University/UNU-MERIT in the Netherlands