Department of Policy Development and Economics
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Okumu is an Assoc. Prof. at the School of Economics, Makerere University. Okumu is also a World Bank Consultant in the Office of the Chief Economist African Region. Okumu is also an Associate Researcher at the: Economic Policy Research Center, Makerere University; Centre for Dynamic Macroeconomic Analysis, University of St Andrews; and Centre for Basic Research, Kampala Uganda.
Okumu has research interests in economic growth and development, firm and household-level behaviour, public finance, corruption and governance. Okumu has peer-reviewed publications in ranking journals which among others include; Development Policy Review, European Journal of Development Research, African Development Review and South African Journal of Economics. Okumu is also a reviewer for ranking journals such as World Development and African Development Review. Finally, Okumu holds a PhD in Economics of the University of St Andrews (United Kingdom), an MA in Economics (Distinction) from McMaster University (Canada) and a BA Economics (First Class Honours) of Makerere University (Uganda).