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economist , researcher

Charles Blessings Laurence Jumbe, Malawian economist, researcher. Achievements include research in impact of devolution of forest management on household welfare using unique data from Malawi. Finalist research on development competition, Global Development Network, 2006; grantee, Norwegian Research Council, 2004; scholar Lanekassen, Norwegian State University, 2001-2005.

Background

Jumbe, Charles Blessings Laurence was born on December 25, 1963 in Zomba, Malawi. Son of Damson and Ellestina Jumbe.

Education

Bachelor of Science in Agriculture, Bunda College University Malawi, Lilongwe, 1990. Master of Arts in Economic, Chancellor College University Malawi, Zomba, 1995. Doctor of Philosophy in Economic, Norwegian University Life Sciences, Ås, 2006.

Career

Economist department economic planning and development Malawi Government, Lilongwe, 1990—1996. Research fellow Bunda College University Malawi, since 1996.

Achievements

  • Achievements include research in impact of devolution of forest management on household welfare using unique data from Malawi.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Author: Community Forest Management, Poverty and Energy Use in Malawi, 2006. Contributor chapters to books, scientific papers to professional journals.

Membership

Member of International Association Ecological Economists (associate), Noregian Association Development Research (associate), Statistical Association Malawi (associate).

Connections

Married Elizabeth Effa Likongwe, November 9, 1991. Children: Ellestina, Florence.

father:
Damson Jumbe

mother:
Ellestina Jumbe

spouse:
Elizabeth Effa Likongwe

child:
Ellestina Jumbe

child:
Florence Jumbe