I am Economist at the University of Oxford, affiliated with the Refugee Studies Centre (RSC), the Oxford Department of International Development (ODID), the Centre for the Study of African Economies (CSAE), the deparment of economics, and St Antony’s College. Please find my CV here.

Research interests: my primary fields are development economics, health economics, and public economics.

Please contact me at: olivier.sterck@qeh.ox.ac.uk

Sample of recent publications:

  • Le Polain, M., Sterck, O., Nyssens, M. (2017). Interest Rate in Savings Groups: Thrift or Threat? World Development, forthcoming.
  • Sterck, O. (2017). What Goes Wrong with the Allocation of Domestic and International Resources for HIV? Health Economics, forthcoming.
  • Colombo, A., D’Aoust, O., Sterck, O. (2017). From Civil War to Electoral Violence. Evidence from Burundi. Economic Development and Cultural Change, forthcoming.
  • D’Aoust O., Sterck, O., Verwimp, P. (2016). Who Benefited from Burundi’s Demobilization Program? The World Bank Economic Review, advance access (lhw033).
  • Sterck, O. (2016). Natural Resources and the Spread of HIV/AIDS: Curse or Blessing? Social Science & Medicine, 150(2), 271-278.
  • Collier, P., Manning, R., & Sterck O. (2015). From Death Sentence to Debt Sentence. Finance & Development (IMF), 52(4), 28-31.