Felipe Alexander Dunsch


Mercator Fellowship on International Affairs

Period of the Fellowship


Project title

Randomized field research – Breack though in the improvement of effectiveness of development cooperation in Africa

Field of work

Internationale Zusammenarbeit und Entwicklung


Development Cooperation


Innovations for Poverty Action

Short biography

Felipe Alexander Dunsch from Hamburg studied Political Sciences at the University Hamburg and the Université Libre de Bruxelles. During his master studies he also completed a year as a visiting scholar at the Columbia University in New York. During his Mercator year, he focused on evaluation methods of development cooperation, especially on randomized field work and its impact on the programming and implementation of multilateral donor organizations. Felipe Dunsch now works at the World Bank in Washington, D.C.