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Akiko Sagesaka


Akiko Sagesaka is a statistician in the Survey Unit in the World Bank’s Development Data Group. As a member of the Living Standards Measurement Study (LSMS) team and in partnership with the International Household Survey Network (IHSN), she works to improve the quality and relevance of data collected through household surveys. Her research interests include poverty, gender, labor and household consumption. She holds a master’s degree in International Development Studies from the National Graduate Institute for Policy Studies (GRIPS) in Tokyo, Japan.