Former Collaborating Researcher
Joseph Onjala collaborated with UNRISD for the project Poverty Reduction and Policy Regimes (2007-2010), for which he wrote a paper on The Causes, Dimensions and Dynamics of Wealth and Income Inequalities in Kenya. At the time of his collaboration, Onjala was an Environmental and Resource Economics Researcher and Lecturer at the Institute of Development Studies at the University of Nairobi, Kenya.
Onjala has a Ph.D. from Roskilde University, Denmark. He has previously worked for United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) in the preparation of the 5th Human Development Report for Kenya 2006. His publications include, "Economic Growth and Development in Kenya Since Independence" in Ng'ethe N. and W. Owino W. (eds) (2000); “From Sessional Paper No.10 to Structural Adjustment: Towards Indigenising the Policy Debate.”; "Total Factor Productivity in Kenya: The Links with Trade Policy." Research Paper No.118, November 2002. African Economic Research Consortium.