Francis Mwesigye

PRIO Global Fellow

Francis Mwesigye is an External Associate at PRIO.


Francis Mwesigye is a Research Fellow at the Economic Policy Research Centre (EPRC). He holds a B.A Economics from Makerere University, with a First Class Honors, a Masters and a Ph.D. in Policy Analysis, with a concentration in Development Economics, from the National Graduate Institute for Policy Studies (GRIPS), Tokyo, Japan. Francis is a member of Uganda Economics Association, African Growth and Development Policy Modelling Consortium (AGRODEP), African Economic Research consortium, and Africa Development Institute's Global Community of Practice (G-CoP).

His research covers land institutions, agriculture economics and agricultural value chains, education, gender, and firm growth. He has published in peer-reviewed journals such as World Development and Land Use Policy. His work has also appeared in edited book volumes. 

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Peer-reviewed Journal Article

Rustad, Siri Aas; Helga Malmin Binningsbø; Haakon Gjerløw; Francis Mwesigye; Tony Odokonyero & Gudrun Østby (2021) Maternal Health Care Among Refugees and Host Communities in Northern Uganda: Access, Quality, and Discrimination, Frontiers in Global Women's Health 2.

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