Assistant Professor of Economics
Affiliation: NYU Abu Dhabi
Education: BSc Bonn University; MRes London School of Economics; PhD London School of Economics
Research Areas: Development Economics
Torsten Figueiredo Walter is a development economist. His research focuses on the provision of public services in low- and middle-income countries.
Torsten obtained his PhD in Economics at the London School of Economics in 2019 and will join NYUAD as Assistant Professor in August 2020. He is currently working as a consultant for the World Bank and a post-doctoral researcher at Precision Agriculture for Development.