Former Collaborating Researcher
Imogen Mogotsi collaborated with UNRISD for the project Poverty Reduction and Policy Regimes (2007-2010) and for the flagship report Combating Poverty and Inequality (2006-2010), for which she wrote a paper on The Causes, Dimensions and Dynamics of Wealth and Income Inequalities in Botswana. At the time of her collaboration, Mogotsi was a Senior Lecturer in Economics at the University of Botswana. She holds a DPhil in Economics from Sussex University, UK.
She has published widely on development economics. Her publications include “Factor Substitution Possibilities and The Extent of Returns to Scale in Manufacturing in Botswana”, in Politics and Economics of Africa, by Columbus F. (ed), New York, Nova Science Publishers, Inc, Vol. 3 Ch 7, pp112-135 (co-authored); “Technology and Poverty Eradication: Pre-Conditions for Effectiveness”, Pula Journal, Vol. 17, No 2, 2003, pp 35-40; and “Private Spending in Botswana: Potency of Interest Rates During Boom Periods”, Botswana Journal of Economics, Vol. 1 No. 1 March 2004, pp 30-34.