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Sydney Gourlay

Survey Specialist, Development Research Group


Sydney Gourlay is a Survey Specialist in the Development Research Group of the World Bank. Her primary area of research is methodological validation with a particular focus on land area measurement. Her current work includes the coordination of a methodological... See More +
  • Living Standards Measurement Study

    The Living Standards Measurement Study (LSMS) and the Living Standards Measurement Study-Integrated Surveys on Agriculture (LSMS-ISA) were established by the Development Research Group to explore ways of improving the type and quality of household data collected by statistical offices in developing countries. The goal is to foster increased use of household data as a basis for policy decisionmaking.  Read More »

AREAS OF EXPERTISE
  • Agriculture & Rural Development
  • Measuring Poverty