MENASP Network Database

Social Policy Database

Database of Middle East North Africa Social Policy Expertise

Name
Dr. James Garang
Biography

I am an economist by profession, with a particular focus on access to finance for Small and Medium-sized Enterprises (SMEs), financial sector development, economics of war and development economics. An assistant Professor of Economics and a former Deputy Dean of Colleague of Economics and Social Studies at Upper Nile University in South Sudan, I am currently on leave and working for the International Monetary Fund in Washington, DC.

Qualifications
Doctorate, University of Massachussetts at Amherst
Current or most recent Employer

Advisor to Executive Director

IMF
Time in Post - 2

Organisation Type: Bilateral and/or multilateral agency

Regional Expertise

Disciplinary or professional background

Development (applied), Economics

Languages

Arabic (Spoken), English (Spoken), English (Written), English (Primary Writing Language), Other* (Spoken),
Other *Dinka

Contact Info

aliabugalu@gmail.com

2022805552

Public Profiles

https://doi.org/10.1504/IJEPEE.2015.069604

Current Areas of Policy Interest

Public Policy ( 6 years )

Education policy ( 8 years )

Work relates to groups

Youth ( 5 years )

Areas of Policy Interest over the last ten years

Areas of Policy Interest researched, programmes designed and/or delivered in the last ten years

Public Policy

Governance (Local & Decentralization)

Economic development

Engagement

Academic publications
https://doi.org/10.1504/IJEPEE.2015.069604

Academic conferences

Television

Policy Briefs

Consultancy Reports