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Hannah Irmela Uckat

Economist, Development Impact (DIME), Development Economics

Hannah Uckat is an Economist in the Development Impact Department (DIME) at the World Bank. Her expertise combines private sector development and entrepreneurship, labor, and gender. She researches firm growth and labor markets in low- and middle-income countries, and the interaction between the workplace and the household. Hannah has extensive experience in designing, implementing and analyzing impact evaluations, and in studying complex firm- and household-level data. Hannah has worked on project implementation with and for World Bank operations, governments, development banks, NGOs, consultancies, research organizations, and trade chambers in Sub-Saharan Africa, South Asia and the Middle East. She holds a PhD in Economics from the University of Oxford.

View a full list of publications on Hannah’s researcher website.

  • Gender
  • Private Sector Development
  • Labor Markets
  • Entrepreneurship
  • Education